The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in England with a requirement for NDS skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited NDS over the 3 months to 29 March 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

NetIQ eDirectory (formerly Novell Directory Services NDS)
UK / England
3 months to
29 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 840 913 -
Rank change year-on-year +73 -  
Permanent jobs citing NDS 4 5 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in England 0.005% 0.005% -
As % of the System Software category 0.041% 0.041% -
Number of salaries quoted 3 0 0
Median salary £60,000 - -
UK excluding London median salary £60,000 - £33,750

NDS is in the system software skills category. The next table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies advertised in England with a requirement for system software skills.

System Software Skills
England
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for system software skills 9712 12113 12784
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in England 12.11% 12.37% 12.75%
Number of salaries quoted 8157 10265 10667
Median salary £42,500 £42,500 £42,500
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £25,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £65,000 £65,000
UK excluding London median salary £38,000 £38,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year - +1.33%  

NDS
Job Vacancy Trend in England

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in England citing NDS as a proportion of all permanent or contract IT jobs with a match in the System Software category.

Job vacancy trend for NDS in England

NDS
Salary Trend in England

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

Salary trend for NDS in England

NDS
Salary Histogram in England

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing NDS in England over the 3 months to 29 March 2017.

Salary histogram for NDS in England

NDS
Job Locations in England

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing NDS within the England region over the 3 months to 29 March 2017. 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 Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
South East +62 3 £60,000 -
South West - 1 - -
NDS
UK

For the 6 months to 29 March 2017, 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 across the England region with a requirement for NDS.

1 11 (91.67%) Windows
2 9 (75.00%) Active Directory
3 8 (66.67%) NetIQ eDirectory
3 8 (66.67%) Windows Server
4 7 (58.33%) GroupWise
5 5 (41.67%) Finance
5 5 (41.67%) VMware
5 5 (41.67%) Problem Management
5 5 (41.67%) Incident Management
6 4 (33.33%) VMware Infrastructure
6 4 (33.33%) PowerShell
6 4 (33.33%) Skype for Business
6 4 (33.33%) Exchange Server 2010
6 4 (33.33%) Exchange Server 2013
6 4 (33.33%) Management Information System
6 4 (33.33%) Risk Management
6 4 (33.33%) Service Management
6 4 (33.33%) Microsoft
6 4 (33.33%) Linux
6 4 (33.33%) SharePoint
6 4 (33.33%) MS Exchange
6 4 (33.33%) VPN
7 3 (25.00%) Python
7 3 (25.00%) MS Office
7 3 (25.00%) Java
7 3 (25.00%) Perl
7 3 (25.00%) Unix
7 3 (25.00%) Business Intelligence
7 3 (25.00%) Remedy
7 3 (25.00%) Novell

NDS
Co-occurring IT Skills in England 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 7 (58.33%) GroupWise
2 4 (33.33%) Exchange Server 2010
2 4 (33.33%) Exchange Server 2013
2 4 (33.33%) MS Exchange
2 4 (33.33%) SharePoint
2 4 (33.33%) Skype for Business
3 1 (8.33%) SharePoint 2013
Applications
1 3 (25.00%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 1 (8.33%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 3 (25.00%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 4 (33.33%) VPN
2 3 (25.00%) Firewall
3 2 (16.67%) Internet
3 2 (16.67%) LAN
3 2 (16.67%) PABX
3 2 (16.67%) SAN
3 2 (16.67%) VLAN
3 2 (16.67%) WLAN
4 1 (8.33%) DNS
4 1 (8.33%) Skype
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (16.67%) SQL Server
2 1 (8.33%) Amazon RDS
General
1 5 (41.67%) Finance
2 3 (25.00%) Banking
2 3 (25.00%) Investment Banking
2 3 (25.00%) Legal
Job Titles
1 3 (25.00%) 3rd Line Engineer
2 2 (16.67%) Head of IT
2 2 (16.67%) IT Manager
3 1 (8.33%) 1st Line Support
3 1 (8.33%) 1st Line Technical Support
3 1 (8.33%) 3rd Line Infrastructure Engineer
3 1 (8.33%) 3rd Line Support
3 1 (8.33%) Active Directory Administrator
3 1 (8.33%) Active Directory Support
3 1 (8.33%) Administrator
3 1 (8.33%) Analyst
3 1 (8.33%) Infrastructure Engineer
3 1 (8.33%) ITIL Service Analyst
3 1 (8.33%) ITIL Service Desk Analyst
3 1 (8.33%) Service Analyst
3 1 (8.33%) Service Desk Analyst
3 1 (8.33%) Service Desk Support
3 1 (8.33%) Support Engineer
3 1 (8.33%) Systems Administrator
3 1 (8.33%) Technical Support
Miscellaneous
1 4 (33.33%) Management Information System
2 3 (25.00%) Mainframe
3 2 (16.67%) Chip and PIN
3 2 (16.67%) User Experience
4 1 (8.33%) Analytical Skills
4 1 (8.33%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 11 (91.67%) Windows
2 8 (66.67%) Windows Server
3 4 (33.33%) Linux
4 3 (25.00%) Mac OS
4 3 (25.00%) Unix
4 3 (25.00%) Windows 7
4 3 (25.00%) Windows Server 2012
5 2 (16.67%) Android
5 2 (16.67%) Apple iOS
5 2 (16.67%) NetWare
5 2 (16.67%) Windows Mobile
5 2 (16.67%) Windows Server 2008
6 1 (8.33%) Windows 10
6 1 (8.33%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (41.67%) Incident Management
1 5 (41.67%) Problem Management
2 4 (33.33%) Risk Management
2 4 (33.33%) Service Management
3 3 (25.00%) Asset Management
3 3 (25.00%) Business Intelligence
3 3 (25.00%) Change Management
3 3 (25.00%) E-Discovery
3 3 (25.00%) Identity Access Management
3 3 (25.00%) Information Security
3 3 (25.00%) Knowledge Management
3 3 (25.00%) Matrix Management
3 3 (25.00%) Resource Management
3 3 (25.00%) WFM
4 2 (16.67%) Business Continuity
4 2 (16.67%) ITIL
4 2 (16.67%) Performance Monitoring
4 2 (16.67%) Risk Assessment
4 2 (16.67%) Root Cause Analysis
4 2 (16.67%) Statistics
Programming Languages
1 4 (33.33%) PowerShell
2 3 (25.00%) Java
2 3 (25.00%) Perl
2 3 (25.00%) Python
3 2 (16.67%) SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (8.33%) Degree
1 1 (8.33%) ITIL Certification
1 1 (8.33%) MCSA
1 1 (8.33%) Microsoft Certification
1 1 (8.33%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (25.00%) QA
2 2 (16.67%) Data Quality
2 2 (16.67%) SLA
System Software
1 9 (75.00%) Active Directory
2 8 (66.67%) NetIQ eDirectory
3 4 (33.33%) VMware Infrastructure
4 2 (16.67%) VMware ESXi
4 2 (16.67%) vSphere
5 1 (8.33%) Hyper-V
5 1 (8.33%) Microsoft App-V
5 1 (8.33%) pfSense
Systems Management
1 3 (25.00%) SCCM
2 1 (8.33%) Microsoft Intune
2 1 (8.33%) SCOM
2 1 (8.33%) ZENworks
Vendors
1 5 (41.67%) VMware
2 4 (33.33%) Microsoft
3 3 (25.00%) Novell
3 3 (25.00%) Remedy
4 2 (16.67%) Veeam
4 2 (16.67%) VeriFone
5 1 (8.33%) Apple
5 1 (8.33%) Citrix
5 1 (8.33%) NetIQ