Period
to 24 November 2020

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies with a requirement for NDS skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited NDS over the 6 months to 24 November 2020 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

NetIQ eDirectory (formerly Novell Directory Services NDS)
UK
6 months to
24 Nov 2020
Same period 2019 Same period 2018
Rank 686 1052 1154
Rank change year-on-year +366 +102 +77
Permanent jobs citing NDS 23 7 3
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in the UK 0.042% 0.005% 0.002%
As % of the System Software category 0.23% 0.030% 0.012%
Number of salaries quoted 23 7 3
Median annual salary £82,500 £50,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +65.00% +17.65% +3.66%
10th Percentile £64,750 £47,000 £41,250
90th Percentile £83,750 £50,000 £59,150
UK excluding London median annual salary £82,500 £50,000 £58,000
% change year-on-year +65.00% -13.79% -

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

All System Software Skills
UK
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for system software skills 10,195 23,023 24,496
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 18.65% 17.18% 15.19%
Number of salaries quoted 8,719 18,939 19,991
Median annual salary £55,000 £50,000 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +10.00% - +11.11%
10th Percentile £29,750 £25,625 £25,000
90th Percentile £86,250 £85,000 £81,250
UK excluding London median annual salary £45,500 £42,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year +7.06% - +6.25%

NDS
Job Vacancy Trend

Job postings citing NDS as a proportion of all IT jobs advertised.

Job vacancy trend for NDS in the UK

NDS
Salary Trend

3-month moving average salary quoted in jobs citing NDS.

Salary trend for NDS in the UK

NDS
Salary Histogram

Salary distribution for jobs citing NDS over the 6 months to 24 November 2020.

Salary histogram for NDS in the UK

NDS
Top 5 Job Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing NDS within the UK over the 6 months to 24 November 2020. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Past 6 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
England +363 23 £82,500 +65.00%
UK excluding London +293 22 £82,500 +65.00%
South West - 22 £82,500 -
Work from Home - 4 £82,500 -
London - 1 - -

For the 6 months to 24 November 2020, IT jobs citing NDS also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all permanent job ads with a requirement for NDS.

1 23 (100.00%) SailPoint
2 22 (95.65%) NetIQ eDirectory
2 22 (95.65%) ForgeRock
2 22 (95.65%) LDAP
3 21 (91.30%) Active Directory
3 21 (91.30%) Oracle
4 20 (86.96%) Agile Software Development
5 19 (82.61%) TDD
5 19 (82.61%) OAuth
5 19 (82.61%) OpenID
5 19 (82.61%) BDD
5 19 (82.61%) SAML
5 19 (82.61%) Scrum
6 18 (78.26%) Workflow
6 18 (78.26%) NetIQ
6 18 (78.26%) AWS
7 17 (73.91%) Identity Access Management
7 17 (73.91%) Kanban
8 16 (69.57%) NetIQ Identity Manager
8 16 (69.57%) Tivoli
8 16 (69.57%) Identity Management
8 16 (69.57%) Oracle Workflow
8 16 (69.57%) Okta
9 12 (52.17%) Multi-Factor Authentication
9 12 (52.17%) Web Services
9 12 (52.17%) Security Cleared
10 11 (47.83%) Oracle Identity Manager
10 11 (47.83%) Tivoli Identity Manager
11 9 (39.13%) XML
11 9 (39.13%) Java

NDS
Co-occurring 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 16 (69.57%) Oracle Workflow
2 1 (4.35%) Apache
2 1 (4.35%) IIS
2 1 (4.35%) WebLogic
2 1 (4.35%) WebSphere
Applications
1 1 (4.35%) MS Visio
Cloud Services
1 18 (78.26%) AWS
2 3 (13.04%) Azure
2 3 (13.04%) Azure Active Directory
3 1 (4.35%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 1 (4.35%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (4.35%) DB2
Development Applications
1 8 (34.78%) GitLab
General
1 2 (8.70%) Finance
1 2 (8.70%) Retail
2 1 (4.35%) Public Sector
Job Titles
1 11 (47.83%) Developer
2 10 (43.48%) Architect
3 4 (17.39%) IAM Developer
4 2 (8.70%) Azure Architect
5 1 (4.35%) Azure Developer
5 1 (4.35%) Cloud Architect
5 1 (4.35%) Identity and Access Management Engineer
5 1 (4.35%) Identity Management Architect
5 1 (4.35%) Identity Management Engineer
5 1 (4.35%) Solutions Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 23 (100.00%) SailPoint
2 22 (95.65%) LDAP
3 19 (82.61%) OAuth
3 19 (82.61%) OpenID
3 19 (82.61%) SAML
4 12 (52.17%) Web Services
5 9 (39.13%) XML
6 1 (4.35%) .NET
6 1 (4.35%) EJB
6 1 (4.35%) J2EE
6 1 (4.35%) JSP
6 1 (4.35%) OAuth2
6 1 (4.35%) Servlets
Miscellaneous
1 2 (8.70%) Cloud Native
1 2 (8.70%) Hybrid Cloud
Processes & Methodologies
1 20 (86.96%) Agile Software Development
2 19 (82.61%) BDD
2 19 (82.61%) Scrum
2 19 (82.61%) TDD
3 18 (78.26%) Workflow
4 17 (73.91%) Identity Access Management
4 17 (73.91%) Kanban
5 16 (69.57%) Identity Management
6 12 (52.17%) Multi-Factor Authentication
7 8 (34.78%) Customer Requirements
7 8 (34.78%) Test Automation
8 4 (17.39%) Customer-Centricity
9 3 (13.04%) DevOps
10 2 (8.70%) Microservices
10 2 (8.70%) Stakeholder Management
10 2 (8.70%) Technical Leadership
11 1 (4.35%) Customer-Centric Approach
11 1 (4.35%) Infrastructure Engineering
11 1 (4.35%) Privileged Access Management
11 1 (4.35%) Strategic Roadmap
Programming Languages
1 9 (39.13%) Java
2 1 (4.35%) SQL
Qualifications
1 12 (52.17%) Security Cleared
2 9 (39.13%) SC Cleared
3 1 (4.35%) CISSP
3 1 (4.35%) Degree
3 1 (4.35%) Master's Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (34.78%) Data Quality
System Software
1 22 (95.65%) NetIQ eDirectory
2 21 (91.30%) Active Directory
3 1 (4.35%) Tivoli Directory Server
Systems Management
1 16 (69.57%) NetIQ Identity Manager
1 16 (69.57%) Tivoli
2 11 (47.83%) Oracle Identity Manager
2 11 (47.83%) Tivoli Identity Manager
3 2 (8.70%) Oracle Identity Management
4 1 (4.35%) CA Single Sign-On
4 1 (4.35%) Single Sign-On
Vendors
1 22 (95.65%) ForgeRock
2 21 (91.30%) Oracle
3 18 (78.26%) NetIQ
4 16 (69.57%) Okta
5 8 (34.78%) CyberArk
5 8 (34.78%) IBM
5 8 (34.78%) Novell
5 8 (34.78%) Ping Identity
6 1 (4.35%) Aveksa
6 1 (4.35%) BeyondTrust
6 1 (4.35%) CA