Period
to 13 July 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 13 July 2020 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

NetIQ eDirectory (formerly Novell Directory Services NDS)
UK
6 months to
13 Jul 2020
Same period 2019 Same period 2018
Rank 801 1120 1207
Rank change year-on-year +319 +87 +2
Permanent jobs citing NDS 15 4 8
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in the UK 0.020% 0.003% 0.004%
As % of the System Software category 0.11% 0.016% 0.031%
Number of salaries quoted 19 4 7
Median annual salary £82,500 £45,000 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +83.33% -5.26% -9.52%
10th Percentile £66,000 £42,500 £40,750
90th Percentile £83,750 £61,500 £60,000
UK excluding London median annual salary £82,500 £45,000 £60,000
% change year-on-year +83.33% -25.00% +14.29%

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 13,501 24,942 25,568
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 17.73% 16.94% 14.33%
Number of salaries quoted 11,040 20,481 20,672
Median annual salary £52,500 £50,000 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.00% +5.26% +10.47%
10th Percentile £28,000 £25,750 £25,000
90th Percentile £87,500 £85,000 £80,000
UK excluding London median annual salary £45,000 £42,500 £41,800
% change year-on-year +5.88% +1.67% +11.47%

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 13 July 2020.

Salary histogram for NDS in the UK

NDS
Top 7 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 13 July 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 +291 15 £82,500 +83.33% 8
UK excluding London +259 14 £82,500 +83.33% 8
South West +118 13 £82,500 +26.92% 8
Work from Home - 5 £82,500 - 2
North of England +147 1 £67,500 +50.00%
London - 1 £70,000 -
Yorkshire - 1 £67,500 -

For the 6 months to 13 July 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 15 (100.00%) Active Directory
1 15 (100.00%) SailPoint
1 15 (100.00%) ForgeRock
1 15 (100.00%) Identity Access Management
2 14 (93.33%) NetIQ eDirectory
2 14 (93.33%) BDD
2 14 (93.33%) Oracle
2 14 (93.33%) LDAP
2 14 (93.33%) Scrum
2 14 (93.33%) Agile Software Development
2 14 (93.33%) TDD
3 13 (86.67%) SAML
3 13 (86.67%) Tivoli
3 13 (86.67%) OAuth
3 13 (86.67%) AWS
3 13 (86.67%) Workflow
3 13 (86.67%) OpenID
4 12 (80.00%) Oracle Workflow
4 12 (80.00%) Okta
5 11 (73.33%) Kanban
5 11 (73.33%) NetIQ
5 11 (73.33%) NetIQ Identity Manager
6 10 (66.67%) Identity Management
7 9 (60.00%) Multi-Factor Authentication
8 8 (53.33%) Customer Requirements
8 8 (53.33%) Oracle Identity Manager
8 8 (53.33%) Tivoli Identity Manager
9 7 (46.67%) Security Cleared
10 6 (40.00%) SC Cleared
10 6 (40.00%) Ping Identity

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 12 (80.00%) Oracle Workflow
Business Applications
1 1 (6.67%) Remedy ITSM
Cloud Services
1 13 (86.67%) AWS
2 1 (6.67%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 1 (6.67%) Skype
Development Applications
1 5 (33.33%) GitLab
2 1 (6.67%) JIRA
General
1 1 (6.67%) Military
1 1 (6.67%) Retail
Job Titles
1 7 (46.67%) Architect
1 7 (46.67%) Developer
2 3 (20.00%) IAM Developer
3 1 (6.67%) Access Developer
3 1 (6.67%) Analyst
3 1 (6.67%) Business Analyst
3 1 (6.67%) Identity Management Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 15 (100.00%) SailPoint
2 14 (93.33%) LDAP
3 13 (86.67%) OAuth
3 13 (86.67%) OpenID
3 13 (86.67%) SAML
4 6 (40.00%) Web Services
5 5 (33.33%) XML
6 1 (6.67%) OAuth2
Miscellaneous
1 1 (6.67%) NHS
1 1 (6.67%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 1 (6.67%) Windows
1 1 (6.67%) Windows 10
Processes & Methodologies
1 15 (100.00%) Identity Access Management
2 14 (93.33%) Agile Software Development
2 14 (93.33%) BDD
2 14 (93.33%) Scrum
2 14 (93.33%) TDD
3 13 (86.67%) Workflow
4 11 (73.33%) Kanban
5 10 (66.67%) Identity Management
6 9 (60.00%) Multi-Factor Authentication
7 8 (53.33%) Customer Requirements
8 5 (33.33%) Test Automation
9 3 (20.00%) Customer-Centricity
10 1 (6.67%) Data Privacy
10 1 (6.67%) Information Security
10 1 (6.67%) Minimum Viable Product
10 1 (6.67%) Password Management
10 1 (6.67%) Scaled Agile Framework
10 1 (6.67%) Service Design
10 1 (6.67%) User Acceptance Testing
10 1 (6.67%) User Stories
Programming Languages
1 5 (33.33%) Java
Qualifications
1 7 (46.67%) Security Cleared
2 6 (40.00%) SC Cleared
3 1 (6.67%) CISA
3 1 (6.67%) CISM
3 1 (6.67%) CISSP
3 1 (6.67%) CRISC
3 1 (6.67%) IIBA
3 1 (6.67%) ISEB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (33.33%) Data Quality
System Software
1 15 (100.00%) Active Directory
2 14 (93.33%) NetIQ eDirectory
Systems Management
1 13 (86.67%) Tivoli
2 11 (73.33%) NetIQ Identity Manager
3 8 (53.33%) Oracle Identity Manager
3 8 (53.33%) Tivoli Identity Manager
4 2 (13.33%) Oracle Identity Management
Vendors
1 15 (100.00%) ForgeRock
2 14 (93.33%) Oracle
3 12 (80.00%) Okta
4 11 (73.33%) NetIQ
5 6 (40.00%) IBM
5 6 (40.00%) Ping Identity
6 4 (26.67%) CyberArk
6 4 (26.67%) Novell
7 1 (6.67%) Remedy