The first table below looks at the demand for NDS skills in IT jobs advertised for the Reading region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited NDS over the 3 months to 16 April 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the System Software category for the Reading region.

Location
3 months to
16 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Novell Directory Services (NDS)
Rank 140 143 139
Rank change year-on-year
+3 -4
Permanent jobs citing NDS 3 1 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Reading 0.12% 0.046% 0.042%
As % of the System Software category 0.86% 0.31% 0.41%
Number of salaries quoted 0 0 0
Average salary - - -
UK excluding London average salary £19,500 £37,500 £50,000
% change year-on-year
-48.00% -25.00%
System Software Category
Reading
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
System Software category
349 318 241
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Reading 13.75% 14.71% 10.11%
Number of salaries quoted 282 257 222
Average salary £45,000 £45,000 £40,250
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +11.80%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £28,000 £28,000
10% offered a salary of more than £67,750 £62,500 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%
NDS
Berkshire

NDS
Jobs Demand Trend in Reading

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing NDS across the Reading region as a proportion of the total demand within the System Software category.

NDS Jobs Demand Trend in Reading

NDS
Salary Trend in Reading

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing NDS across the Reading region.

NDS Salary Trend in Reading

NDS
Top 18 Related IT Skills in Reading

For the 6 months to 16 April 2014, IT jobs across the Reading region citing NDS also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited NDS.

1 7 (100.00%) UNIX
1 7 (100.00%) GSM
1 7 (100.00%) UMTS
1 7 (100.00%) Alcatel-Lucent
1 7 (100.00%) TIBCO
1 7 (100.00%) SS7
1 7 (100.00%) Service Delivery
1 7 (100.00%) Nokia Solutions and Networks
2 5 (71.43%) Marketing
2 5 (71.43%) Product Marketing
2 5 (71.43%) Change Management
3 4 (57.14%) Telecoms
4 3 (42.86%) 2G
4 3 (42.86%) HNC
4 3 (42.86%) HND
4 3 (42.86%) 3G
5 2 (28.57%) LTE
6 1 (14.29%) Huawei

NDS
Top Related IT Skills in Reading by Category

For the 6 months to 16 April 2014, IT jobs across the Reading region citing NDS also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited NDS. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Communications & Networking
1 7 (100.00%) GSM
1 7 (100.00%) UMTS
1 7 (100.00%) SS7
2 3 (42.86%) 2G
2 3 (42.86%) 3G
3 2 (28.57%) LTE
General
1 5 (71.43%) Marketing
2 4 (57.14%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 1 (14.29%) Support Engineer
Operating Systems
1 7 (100.00%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (100.00%) Service Delivery
2 5 (71.43%) Product Marketing
2 5 (71.43%) Change Management
Qualifications
1 3 (42.86%) HNC
1 3 (42.86%) HND
Vendors
1 7 (100.00%) Alcatel-Lucent
1 7 (100.00%) TIBCO
1 7 (100.00%) Nokia Solutions and Networks
2 1 (14.29%) Huawei