The first table below looks at the demand for NDS skills in IT jobs advertised across the UK. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited NDS over the 3 months to 17 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.

Location
3 months to
17 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Novell Directory Services (NDS)
Rank 904 855 884
Rank change year-on-year
-49 +29
Permanent jobs citing NDS 15 19 28
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.012% 0.017% 0.022%
As % of the System Software category 0.12% 0.18% 0.26%
Number of salaries quoted 10 16 27
Average salary £19,500 £37,500 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-48.00% -25.00%
UK excluding London average salary £19,500 £37,500 £50,000
% change year-on-year
-48.00% -25.00%
System Software Category
UK
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
System Software category
12019 10650 10837
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 9.93% 9.58% 8.62%
Number of salaries quoted 10075 8895 9324
Average salary £41,000 £41,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-1.20% +3.75%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £26,000 £26,250
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £60,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%

NDS
Jobs Demand Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing NDS within the UK as a proportion of the total demand within 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
Salary Histogram

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing NDS over the 3 months to 17 April 2014 within the UK.

NDS Salary Histogram in the UK

NDS
Top 7 Job Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing NDS within the UK over the 3 months to 17 April 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
(Click each for more statistics)
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
Find
Job
Vacancies
England -32 11 £19,500 -51.25% 2
Wetherby - 8 £19,500 - 1
West Yorkshire - 8 £19,500 - 1
Yorkshire - 8 £19,500 - 1
Berkshire 0 3 - -
Reading -5 3 - -
South East -19 3 - -

NDS
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 17 April 2014, IT jobs within the UK 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 13 (61.90%) UNIX
2 11 (52.38%) Active Directory
2 11 (52.38%) Microsoft
3 9 (42.86%) Windows
3 9 (42.86%) Windows XP
4 8 (38.10%) MS Excel
4 8 (38.10%) SharePoint
4 8 (38.10%) GSM
4 8 (38.10%) UMTS
4 8 (38.10%) DHCP
4 8 (38.10%) Alcatel-Lucent
4 8 (38.10%) Citrix
4 8 (38.10%) DNS
4 8 (38.10%) SLA
4 8 (38.10%) Service Delivery
4 8 (38.10%) TIBCO
4 8 (38.10%) SS7
4 8 (38.10%) SCCM
4 8 (38.10%) Nokia Solutions and Networks
4 8 (38.10%) Office 365
4 8 (38.10%) SharePoint 2013
5 6 (28.57%) Product Marketing
5 6 (28.57%) Marketing
5 6 (28.57%) Change Management
6 5 (23.81%) Telecoms
6 5 (23.81%) SQL
7 3 (14.29%) Linux
7 3 (14.29%) TCP/IP
7 3 (14.29%) HNC
7 3 (14.29%) HND

NDS
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 17 April 2014, IT jobs within the UK 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.

Application Platforms
1 8 (38.10%) SharePoint
1 8 (38.10%) SharePoint 2013
2 1 (4.76%) MS Exchange
2 1 (4.76%) Lync
2 1 (4.76%) IBM Notes
2 1 (4.76%) Lotus Domino
Applications
1 8 (38.10%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 8 (38.10%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 8 (38.10%) GSM
1 8 (38.10%) UMTS
1 8 (38.10%) DHCP
1 8 (38.10%) DNS
1 8 (38.10%) SS7
2 3 (14.29%) 3G
2 3 (14.29%) TCP/IP
2 3 (14.29%) 2G
3 2 (9.52%) LTE
3 2 (9.52%) LDAP
4 1 (4.76%) SSL
4 1 (4.76%) Firewall
4 1 (4.76%) Wireless
4 1 (4.76%) IPsec
4 1 (4.76%) VPN
4 1 (4.76%) SNMP
4 1 (4.76%) WAN
4 1 (4.76%) LAN
4 1 (4.76%) Intrusion Detection
4 1 (4.76%) Network Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (14.29%) Relational Database
2 2 (9.52%) Big Data
3 1 (4.76%) RDBMS
General
1 6 (28.57%) Marketing
2 5 (23.81%) Telecoms
3 1 (4.76%) Finance
Job Titles
1 12 (57.14%) Support Engineer
2 8 (38.10%) 2nd Line Support
2 8 (38.10%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
3 2 (9.52%) Professional Services Engineer
3 2 (9.52%) Customer Support Engineer
3 2 (9.52%) Customer Engineer
4 1 (4.76%) Network Engineer
4 1 (4.76%) Senior Network Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (9.52%) HTML
1 2 (9.52%) .NET
1 2 (9.52%) XML
1 2 (9.52%) XSLT
2 1 (4.76%) WAP
Miscellaneous
1 2 (9.52%) Mainframe
1 2 (9.52%) Management Information System
1 2 (9.52%) Video on Demand
2 1 (4.76%) CESG
Operating Systems
1 13 (61.90%) UNIX
2 9 (42.86%) Windows
2 9 (42.86%) Windows XP
3 3 (14.29%) Linux
4 2 (9.52%) OS/400
4 2 (9.52%) OS/390
5 1 (4.76%) Windows 8
5 1 (4.76%) NetWare
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (38.10%) Service Delivery
2 6 (28.57%) Change Management
2 6 (28.57%) Product Marketing
3 2 (9.52%) Identity Management
3 2 (9.52%) Information Security
3 2 (9.52%) Software Engineering
4 1 (4.76%) Load Balancing
4 1 (4.76%) Network Management
4 1 (4.76%) ITIL
Programming Languages
1 5 (23.81%) SQL
2 2 (9.52%) VB
2 2 (9.52%) Shell Script
2 2 (9.52%) Perl
2 2 (9.52%) PL/SQL
3 1 (4.76%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 3 (14.29%) HNC
1 3 (14.29%) HND
1 3 (14.29%) Degree
2 2 (9.52%) Microsoft Certification
2 2 (9.52%) CISSP
2 2 (9.52%) MCSE
3 1 (4.76%) CCNP
3 1 (4.76%) CCNA
3 1 (4.76%) Cisco Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (38.10%) SLA
System Software
1 11 (52.38%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 8 (38.10%) SCCM
Vendors
1 11 (52.38%) Microsoft
2 8 (38.10%) Citrix
2 8 (38.10%) Alcatel-Lucent
2 8 (38.10%) TIBCO
2 8 (38.10%) Nokia Solutions and Networks
3 3 (14.29%) Cisco
3 3 (14.29%) Novell
4 2 (9.52%) Huawei
4 2 (9.52%) Oracle
4 2 (9.52%) SAP
5 1 (4.76%) Lotus
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