The table below looks at the statistics for NDS skills in IT jobs advertised for the South East region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited NDS over the 3 months to 28 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
28 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Novell Directory Services (NDS)
Rank 419 417 442
Rank change year-on-year
-2 +25
Permanent jobs citing NDS 27 1 3
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 0.12% 0.005% 0.013%
As % of the System Software category 0.98% 0.037% 0.12%
Number of salaries quoted 0 0 0
Average salary - - -
UK excluding London average salary - - £45,000
NDS
England

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire System Software category in permanent jobs advertised in the South East region.

System Software Category
South East
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
System Software category
2767 2692 2522
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 12.42% 12.69% 11.09%
Number of salaries quoted 2226 2279 2194
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £39,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +2.56%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,500 £25,000 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £55,000 £57,500
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £39,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
-5.06% +5.33%

NDS
Jobs Demand Trend in the South East

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

NDS Jobs Demand Trend in the South East

NDS
Salary Trend in the South East

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

NDS Salary Trend in the South East

NDS
Job Locations in the South East

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing NDS within the South East region over the 3 months to 28 August 2014. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Berkshire - 27 - -
NDS
England

NDS
Top 29 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 28 August 2014, IT jobs across the South East 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 37 (100.00%) Service Delivery
2 36 (97.30%) HNC
2 36 (97.30%) HND
3 33 (89.19%) Nokia Solutions and Networks
4 28 (75.68%) UNIX
4 28 (75.68%) Alcatel-Lucent
4 28 (75.68%) TIBCO
5 26 (70.27%) Change Management
6 24 (64.86%) Marketing
6 24 (64.86%) Product Marketing
6 24 (64.86%) SS7
6 24 (64.86%) UMTS
6 24 (64.86%) GSM
7 18 (48.65%) Telecoms
8 17 (45.95%) 3G
9 13 (35.14%) Internet
9 13 (35.14%) Broadband
9 13 (35.14%) Smartphone
9 13 (35.14%) LTE
9 13 (35.14%) 4G
10 9 (24.32%) VoLTE
10 9 (24.32%) SMS
11 6 (16.22%) Linux
12 5 (13.51%) Nokia
13 4 (10.81%) 2G
13 4 (10.81%) Continuous Improvement
13 4 (10.81%) MGW
14 2 (5.41%) Oracle
15 1 (2.70%) Degree

NDS
Top Related IT Skills in the South East by Category

For the 6 months to 28 August 2014, IT jobs across the South East 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 24 (64.86%) SS7
1 24 (64.86%) UMTS
1 24 (64.86%) GSM
2 17 (45.95%) 3G
3 13 (35.14%) Internet
3 13 (35.14%) Broadband
3 13 (35.14%) LTE
3 13 (35.14%) 4G
4 9 (24.32%) VoLTE
4 9 (24.32%) SMS
5 4 (10.81%) 2G
5 4 (10.81%) MGW
General
1 24 (64.86%) Marketing
2 18 (48.65%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 9 (24.32%) Support Engineer
2 8 (21.62%) Technical Leader
3 1 (2.70%) Team Leader
Miscellaneous
1 13 (35.14%) Smartphone
Operating Systems
1 28 (75.68%) UNIX
2 6 (16.22%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 37 (100.00%) Service Delivery
2 26 (70.27%) Change Management
3 24 (64.86%) Product Marketing
4 4 (10.81%) Continuous Improvement
Qualifications
1 36 (97.30%) HNC
1 36 (97.30%) HND
2 1 (2.70%) Degree
Vendors
1 33 (89.19%) Nokia Solutions and Networks
2 28 (75.68%) Alcatel-Lucent
2 28 (75.68%) TIBCO
3 5 (13.51%) Nokia
4 2 (5.41%) Oracle