The first table below looks at the demand for LDAP skills in IT jobs advertised for the Birmingham region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited LDAP over the 3 months to 24 July 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 Communications & Networking category for the Birmingham region.

Location
3 months to
24 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Lightweight Directory Access Protocol (LDAP)
Rank 97 121 -
Rank change year-on-year
+24 -
Permanent jobs citing LDAP 25 4 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Birmingham 1.29% 0.20% -
As % of the Communications & Networking category 8.09% 1.27% -
Number of salaries quoted 20 3 0
Average salary £51,250 £32,500 -
Average salary % change year-on-year
+57.69% -
UK excluding London average salary £46,500 £43,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+8.13% +1.17%
Communications & Networking Category
Birmingham
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
309 316 364
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Birmingham 15.92% 15.71% 21.62%
Number of salaries quoted 257 284 300
Average salary £40,000 £42,500 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-5.88% -
90% offered a salary of more than £27,000 £27,500 £27,000
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £65,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
LDAP
West Midlands

LDAP
Jobs Demand Trend in Birmingham

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing LDAP across the Birmingham region as a proportion of the total demand within the Communications & Networking category.

LDAP Jobs Demand Trend in Birmingham

LDAP
Salary Trend in Birmingham

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing LDAP across the Birmingham region.

LDAP Salary Trend in Birmingham

LDAP
Salary Histogram in Birmingham

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing LDAP across the Birmingham region over the 3 months to 24 July 2014.

LDAP Salary Histogram in Birmingham

LDAP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Birmingham

For the 6 months to 24 July 2014, IT jobs across the Birmingham region citing LDAP 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 LDAP.

1 28 (77.78%) Linux
2 24 (66.67%) Windows
3 23 (63.89%) Apache
3 23 (63.89%) Java
4 21 (58.33%) WebLogic
4 21 (58.33%) Tomcat
5 20 (55.56%) Perl
5 20 (55.56%) Shell Script
6 18 (50.00%) AIX
6 18 (50.00%) Solaris
7 17 (47.22%) User Acceptance Testing
8 16 (44.44%) CA
8 16 (44.44%) Korn
9 15 (41.67%) CA SiteMinder
9 15 (41.67%) Windows 2000
9 15 (41.67%) HTML
9 15 (41.67%) Web Development
10 14 (38.89%) ITIL
10 14 (38.89%) Sun
10 14 (38.89%) Change Management
11 13 (36.11%) SUSE
11 13 (36.11%) Incident Management
12 10 (27.78%) SSL
13 8 (22.22%) WebSphere
13 8 (22.22%) DNS
14 7 (19.44%) VMware
14 7 (19.44%) Finance
14 7 (19.44%) TCP/IP
14 7 (19.44%) PHP
14 7 (19.44%) MySQL

LDAP
Top Related IT Skills in Birmingham by Category

For the 6 months to 24 July 2014, IT jobs across the Birmingham region citing LDAP 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 LDAP. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 23 (63.89%) Apache
2 21 (58.33%) WebLogic
2 21 (58.33%) Tomcat
3 8 (22.22%) WebSphere
4 5 (13.89%) nginx
4 5 (13.89%) OpenStack
4 5 (13.89%) MTS
Communications & Networking
1 10 (27.78%) SSL
2 8 (22.22%) DNS
3 7 (19.44%) TCP/IP
4 5 (13.89%) HTTP
4 5 (13.89%) SNMP
4 5 (13.89%) Firewall
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (19.44%) MySQL
2 2 (5.56%) SQL Server
2 2 (5.56%) DB2
Development Applications
1 5 (13.89%) JIRA
1 5 (13.89%) Jenkins
General
1 7 (19.44%) Finance
Job Titles
1 9 (25.00%) Technical Specialist
2 5 (13.89%) Web Engineer
2 5 (13.89%) Administrator
2 5 (13.89%) Linux Administrator
3 3 (8.33%) Developer
3 3 (8.33%) DevOps Engineer
3 3 (8.33%) Middleware Engineer
4 1 (2.78%) Server Engineer
4 1 (2.78%) Security Specialist
4 1 (2.78%) Technical Leader
4 1 (2.78%) Applications Specialist
4 1 (2.78%) IT Security Specialist
4 1 (2.78%) Integration Specialist
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 15 (41.67%) HTML
2 5 (13.89%) Memcached
3 3 (8.33%) Middleware
4 2 (5.56%) Ajax
4 2 (5.56%) CSS
4 2 (5.56%) Web Services
4 2 (5.56%) XSL
4 2 (5.56%) XSLT
5 1 (2.78%) J2EE
5 1 (2.78%) JDBC
5 1 (2.78%) JSP
5 1 (2.78%) Servlets
Miscellaneous
1 5 (13.89%) Open Source
2 2 (5.56%) Clustering
3 1 (2.78%) CMDB
Operating Systems
1 28 (77.78%) Linux
2 24 (66.67%) Windows
3 18 (50.00%) AIX
3 18 (50.00%) Solaris
4 15 (41.67%) Windows 2000
5 13 (36.11%) SUSE
6 4 (11.11%) UNIX
7 1 (2.78%) Windows Server 2003
7 1 (2.78%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 17 (47.22%) User Acceptance Testing
2 15 (41.67%) Web Development
3 14 (38.89%) ITIL
3 14 (38.89%) Change Management
4 13 (36.11%) Incident Management
5 5 (13.89%) Waterfall
5 5 (13.89%) Continuous Integration
5 5 (13.89%) DevOps
5 5 (13.89%) Scrum
5 5 (13.89%) Agile Software Development
6 4 (11.11%) Disaster Recovery
7 2 (5.56%) Problem Management
7 2 (5.56%) Migration
8 1 (2.78%) Configuration Management
8 1 (2.78%) Continuous Improvement
Programming Languages
1 23 (63.89%) Java
2 20 (55.56%) Perl
2 20 (55.56%) Shell Script
3 16 (44.44%) Korn
4 7 (19.44%) PHP
5 6 (16.67%) Bash Shell
6 2 (5.56%) PowerShell
6 2 (5.56%) Objective-C
6 2 (5.56%) SQL
6 2 (5.56%) VBScript
6 2 (5.56%) JavaScript
6 2 (5.56%) C#
6 2 (5.56%) C++
6 2 (5.56%) Python
Qualifications
1 5 (13.89%) SC Cleared
1 5 (13.89%) Security Cleared
2 1 (2.78%) OCA
2 1 (2.78%) Oracle Certification
System Software
1 3 (8.33%) Active Directory
2 2 (5.56%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 15 (41.67%) CA SiteMinder
2 5 (13.89%) Puppet
2 5 (13.89%) Vagrant
2 5 (13.89%) Opscode Chef
3 1 (2.78%) SCOM
Vendors
1 16 (44.44%) CA
2 14 (38.89%) Sun
3 7 (19.44%) VMware
4 6 (16.67%) JBoss
5 5 (13.89%) Apple
6 4 (11.11%) Microsoft
7 3 (8.33%) Oracle
8 2 (5.56%) EMC
9 1 (2.78%) IBM