Period
to 19 September 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 19 September 2020 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

NetIQ eDirectory (formerly Novell Directory Services NDS)
UK
6 months to
19 Sep 2020
Same period 2019 Same period 2018
Rank 684 1076 1177
Rank change year-on-year +392 +101 +44
Permanent jobs citing NDS 21 8 4
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in the UK 0.042% 0.006% 0.002%
As % of the System Software category 0.23% 0.033% 0.016%
Number of salaries quoted 22 8 4
Median annual salary £81,250 £50,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +62.50% +17.65% -3.95%
10th Percentile £64,000 £47,750 £40,375
90th Percentile £83,750 £55,250 £47,250
UK excluding London median annual salary £81,250 £50,000 -
% change year-on-year +62.50% - -

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 9,287 24,474 24,715
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 18.65% 17.32% 14.76%
Number of salaries quoted 7,760 20,016 20,173
Median annual salary £55,000 £50,000 £49,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +10.00% +2.04% +8.89%
10th Percentile £30,750 £25,500 £24,750
90th Percentile £87,500 £85,000 £81,250
UK excluding London median annual salary £46,820 £42,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year +10.16% - +10.39%

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 19 September 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 19 September 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 +387 21 £81,250 +62.50% 2
UK excluding London +349 20 £81,250 +62.50% 2
South West +158 20 £81,250 +25.00% 2
Work from Home - 5 £82,500 -
London - 1 - -

For the 6 months to 19 September 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 21 (100.00%) Active Directory
1 21 (100.00%) SailPoint
2 20 (95.24%) ForgeRock
2 20 (95.24%) LDAP
2 20 (95.24%) NetIQ eDirectory
3 19 (90.48%) Oracle
4 17 (80.95%) Agile Software Development
4 17 (80.95%) Identity Access Management
5 16 (76.19%) TDD
5 16 (76.19%) Scrum
5 16 (76.19%) BDD
5 16 (76.19%) NetIQ
5 16 (76.19%) NetIQ Identity Manager
6 15 (71.43%) SAML
6 15 (71.43%) Tivoli
6 15 (71.43%) OpenID
6 15 (71.43%) OAuth
6 15 (71.43%) AWS
6 15 (71.43%) Workflow
6 15 (71.43%) Identity Management
7 13 (61.90%) Oracle Workflow
7 13 (61.90%) Kanban
7 13 (61.90%) Okta
8 12 (57.14%) Security Cleared
9 11 (52.38%) Multi-Factor Authentication
10 9 (42.86%) Tivoli Identity Manager
10 9 (42.86%) Oracle Identity Manager
10 9 (42.86%) SC Cleared
10 9 (42.86%) Customer Requirements
11 8 (38.10%) Web Services

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 13 (61.90%) Oracle Workflow
2 1 (4.76%) Apache
2 1 (4.76%) IIS
2 1 (4.76%) WebLogic
2 1 (4.76%) WebSphere
Applications
1 1 (4.76%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 1 (4.76%) Remedy ITSM
Cloud Services
1 15 (71.43%) AWS
2 1 (4.76%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 1 (4.76%) Internet
1 1 (4.76%) Skype
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (4.76%) DB2
Development Applications
1 6 (28.57%) GitLab
2 1 (4.76%) JIRA
General
1 3 (14.29%) Retail
2 2 (9.52%) Finance
3 1 (4.76%) Military
Job Titles
1 10 (47.62%) Developer
2 8 (38.10%) Architect
3 5 (23.81%) IAM Developer
4 1 (4.76%) Access Developer
4 1 (4.76%) Analyst
4 1 (4.76%) Business Analyst
4 1 (4.76%) Identity and Access Management Engineer
4 1 (4.76%) Identity Management Architect
4 1 (4.76%) Identity Management Developer
4 1 (4.76%) Identity Management Engineer
4 1 (4.76%) Solutions Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 21 (100.00%) SailPoint
2 20 (95.24%) LDAP
3 15 (71.43%) OAuth
3 15 (71.43%) OpenID
3 15 (71.43%) SAML
4 8 (38.10%) Web Services
5 7 (33.33%) XML
6 2 (9.52%) OAuth2
7 1 (4.76%) .NET
7 1 (4.76%) EJB
7 1 (4.76%) J2EE
7 1 (4.76%) JSP
7 1 (4.76%) Servlets
Miscellaneous
1 1 (4.76%) NHS
1 1 (4.76%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 1 (4.76%) Windows
1 1 (4.76%) Windows 10
Processes & Methodologies
1 17 (80.95%) Agile Software Development
1 17 (80.95%) Identity Access Management
2 16 (76.19%) BDD
2 16 (76.19%) Scrum
2 16 (76.19%) TDD
3 15 (71.43%) Identity Management
3 15 (71.43%) Workflow
4 13 (61.90%) Kanban
5 11 (52.38%) Multi-Factor Authentication
6 9 (42.86%) Customer Requirements
7 6 (28.57%) Test Automation
8 3 (14.29%) Customer-Centricity
9 2 (9.52%) Information Security
10 1 (4.76%) ITSM
10 1 (4.76%) Password Management
10 1 (4.76%) Service Delivery
10 1 (4.76%) Stakeholder Management
10 1 (4.76%) TOGAF
10 1 (4.76%) User Acceptance Testing
10 1 (4.76%) Validation
Programming Languages
1 7 (33.33%) Java
2 1 (4.76%) SQL
Qualifications
1 12 (57.14%) Security Cleared
2 9 (42.86%) SC Cleared
3 2 (9.52%) CISSP
4 1 (4.76%) CISA
4 1 (4.76%) CISM
4 1 (4.76%) CRISC
4 1 (4.76%) Degree
4 1 (4.76%) IIBA
4 1 (4.76%) ISEB
4 1 (4.76%) Master's Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (28.57%) Data Quality
System Software
1 21 (100.00%) Active Directory
2 20 (95.24%) NetIQ eDirectory
3 1 (4.76%) Tivoli Directory Server
Systems Management
1 16 (76.19%) NetIQ Identity Manager
2 15 (71.43%) Tivoli
3 9 (42.86%) Oracle Identity Manager
3 9 (42.86%) Tivoli Identity Manager
4 2 (9.52%) Oracle Identity Management
5 1 (4.76%) CA Single Sign-On
5 1 (4.76%) Single Sign-On
Vendors
1 20 (95.24%) ForgeRock
2 19 (90.48%) Oracle
3 16 (76.19%) NetIQ
4 13 (61.90%) Okta
5 7 (33.33%) Novell
6 6 (28.57%) CyberArk
6 6 (28.57%) IBM
6 6 (28.57%) Ping Identity
7 1 (4.76%) Aveksa
7 1 (4.76%) BeyondTrust
7 1 (4.76%) CA
7 1 (4.76%) Remedy