The table below looks at the statistics for NDS skills in IT jobs advertised across the UK. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited NDS over the 3 months to 24 May 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
24 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
NetIQ eDirectory (formerly Novell Directory Services NDS)
Rank - - 993
Permanent jobs citing NDS 0 0 11
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK - - 0.009%
As % of the System Software category - - 0.087%
Number of salaries quoted 0 0 10
Median salary - - £33,500
UK excluding London median salary - - £32,397

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

System Software Category
UK
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
System Software category
12214 12693 12661
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 12.39% 11.90% 10.63%
Number of salaries quoted 10348 10486 10726
Median salary £42,500 £41,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+2.40% +3.75%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £25,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £66,500 £60,000 £65,000
UK excluding London median salary £38,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+1.33% -

NDS
Jobs Demand Trend

The demand trend of job ads citing NDS as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in the System Software category.

NDS Jobs Demand Trend in the UK

NDS
Salary Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing NDS within the UK.

NDS Salary Trend in the UK

NDS
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 24 May 2016, IT jobs citing NDS also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads with a requirement for NDS.

1 5 (100.00%) Windows
1 5 (100.00%) MS Excel
1 5 (100.00%) MS Exchange
1 5 (100.00%) Cisco
1 5 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 5 (100.00%) Active Directory
1 5 (100.00%) NetIQ eDirectory
2 4 (80.00%) Network Security
2 4 (80.00%) Cisco ASA
2 4 (80.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
2 4 (80.00%) Product Management
2 4 (80.00%) Forcepoint
2 4 (80.00%) Firewall
2 4 (80.00%) Security+ Certification
2 4 (80.00%) Blue Coat
2 4 (80.00%) Intrusion Detection
2 4 (80.00%) Squid
2 4 (80.00%) VLAN
2 4 (80.00%) Exchange Server 2003
2 4 (80.00%) Degree
2 4 (80.00%) CISSP
2 4 (80.00%) Novell
2 4 (80.00%) Red Hat
2 4 (80.00%) Salesforce.com
2 4 (80.00%) SQL Server 2000
2 4 (80.00%) ISA Server
2 4 (80.00%) VPN
2 4 (80.00%) Business Intelligence
2 4 (80.00%) SSL
2 4 (80.00%) Windows NT

NDS
Top Related IT Skills by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 5 (100.00%) MS Exchange
2 4 (80.00%) Exchange Server 2003
3 1 (20.00%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 5 (100.00%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 1 (20.00%) Amazon AWS
1 1 (20.00%) Microsoft Azure
1 1 (20.00%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 4 (80.00%) Cisco ASA
1 4 (80.00%) Firewall
1 4 (80.00%) Intrusion Detection
1 4 (80.00%) Network Security
1 4 (80.00%) SSL
1 4 (80.00%) VLAN
1 4 (80.00%) VPN
2 1 (20.00%) DNS
2 1 (20.00%) Skype
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (80.00%) SQL Server
1 4 (80.00%) SQL Server 2000
Job Titles
1 4 (80.00%) Sales Engineer
2 1 (20.00%) Consultant
2 1 (20.00%) Technical Consultant
Miscellaneous
1 1 (20.00%) Blackberry
Operating Systems
1 5 (100.00%) Windows
2 4 (80.00%) Linux
2 4 (80.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
2 4 (80.00%) Windows 2000
2 4 (80.00%) Windows NT
3 1 (20.00%) Windows Server
3 1 (20.00%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (80.00%) Business Intelligence
1 4 (80.00%) Presales
1 4 (80.00%) Product Management
2 1 (20.00%) Email Filtering
2 1 (20.00%) Identity Management
2 1 (20.00%) Kalman Filter
Qualifications
1 4 (80.00%) CISSP
1 4 (80.00%) CompTIA Security+
1 4 (80.00%) Degree
1 4 (80.00%) Security+ Certification
System Software
1 5 (100.00%) Active Directory
1 5 (100.00%) NetIQ eDirectory
2 4 (80.00%) ISA Server
2 4 (80.00%) Squid
Systems Management
1 1 (20.00%) Forefront Identity Manager
1 1 (20.00%) NetIQ Identity Manager
Vendors
1 5 (100.00%) Cisco
1 5 (100.00%) Microsoft
2 4 (80.00%) Blue Coat
2 4 (80.00%) Forcepoint
2 4 (80.00%) Novell
2 4 (80.00%) Red Hat
2 4 (80.00%) Salesforce.com
3 1 (20.00%) NetIQ