The table below looks at the statistics 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 27 February 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
27 Feb 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Lightweight Directory Access Protocol (LDAP)
Rank 119 88 107
Rank change year-on-year
-31 +19
Permanent jobs citing LDAP 2 18 3
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Birmingham 0.11% 1.23% 0.18%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 0.71% 6.21% 0.93%
Number of salaries quoted 1 18 2
Average salary £50,000 £50,000 £47,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +5.26%
UK excluding London average salary £49,500 £50,000 £42,000
% change year-on-year
-1.00% +19.04%
LDAP
West Midlands

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Communications & Networking category in permanent jobs advertised in the Birmingham region.

Communications & Networking Category
Birmingham
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
282 290 323
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Birmingham 15.64% 19.85% 19.36%
Number of salaries quoted 252 247 258
Average salary £38,000 £40,000 £38,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-5.00% +3.89%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £25,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £55,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

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
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Birmingham

For the 6 months to 27 February 2015, 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 10 (76.92%) Linux
2 8 (61.54%) Java
3 7 (53.85%) Solaris
4 6 (46.15%) Windows
5 5 (38.46%) WebLogic
5 5 (38.46%) Tomcat
5 5 (38.46%) Sun
5 5 (38.46%) Shell Script
6 4 (30.77%) Web Development
6 4 (30.77%) User Acceptance Testing
6 4 (30.77%) SC Cleared
6 4 (30.77%) Security Cleared
6 4 (30.77%) TCP/IP
6 4 (30.77%) Perl
6 4 (30.77%) ITIL
7 3 (23.08%) UNIX
7 3 (23.08%) AIX
7 3 (23.08%) SSL
7 3 (23.08%) HTTP
7 3 (23.08%) Continuous Integration
7 3 (23.08%) JIRA
7 3 (23.08%) Agile Software Development
7 3 (23.08%) Korn
7 3 (23.08%) Incident Management
7 3 (23.08%) CA Single Sign-On
7 3 (23.08%) CA
7 3 (23.08%) Disaster Recovery
7 3 (23.08%) Firewall
7 3 (23.08%) Scrum
7 3 (23.08%) VMware

LDAP
Top Related IT Skills in Birmingham by Category

For the 6 months to 27 February 2015, 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 5 (38.46%) WebLogic
1 5 (38.46%) Tomcat
2 2 (15.38%) JBoss
2 2 (15.38%) Apache
2 2 (15.38%) WebSphere
3 1 (7.69%) Oracle Service Bus
3 1 (7.69%) CMS
Cloud Services
1 1 (7.69%) Microsoft Azure
1 1 (7.69%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 4 (30.77%) TCP/IP
2 3 (23.08%) SSL
2 3 (23.08%) Firewall
2 3 (23.08%) HTTP
3 1 (7.69%) iSCSI
3 1 (7.69%) NAS
3 1 (7.69%) Fibre Channel
3 1 (7.69%) SAN
3 1 (7.69%) DNS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (15.38%) Relational Database
2 1 (7.69%) SQL Server
2 1 (7.69%) Data Warehouse
2 1 (7.69%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 1 (7.69%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 3 (23.08%) JIRA
1 3 (23.08%) Jenkins
General
1 2 (15.38%) Finance
Job Titles
1 1 (7.69%) Architect
1 1 (7.69%) Developer
1 1 (7.69%) Technical Specialist
1 1 (7.69%) Systems Architect
1 1 (7.69%) Storage Specialist
1 1 (7.69%) DevOps Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (7.69%) HTML
1 1 (7.69%) .NET
1 1 (7.69%) SOAP
1 1 (7.69%) Web Services
1 1 (7.69%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 3 (23.08%) Open Source
2 1 (7.69%) Management Information System
2 1 (7.69%) Replication
2 1 (7.69%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 10 (76.92%) Linux
2 7 (53.85%) Solaris
3 6 (46.15%) Windows
4 3 (23.08%) AIX
4 3 (23.08%) UNIX
5 2 (15.38%) Windows 2000
6 1 (7.69%) SUSE
6 1 (7.69%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (30.77%) ITIL
1 4 (30.77%) Web Development
1 4 (30.77%) User Acceptance Testing
2 3 (23.08%) Disaster Recovery
2 3 (23.08%) Scrum
2 3 (23.08%) Agile Software Development
2 3 (23.08%) Incident Management
2 3 (23.08%) Continuous Integration
2 3 (23.08%) Waterfall
2 3 (23.08%) DevOps
3 2 (15.38%) Change Management
4 1 (7.69%) Capacity Management
4 1 (7.69%) Data Protection
4 1 (7.69%) Performance Testing
4 1 (7.69%) CRM
Programming Languages
1 8 (61.54%) Java
2 5 (38.46%) Shell Script
3 4 (30.77%) Perl
4 3 (23.08%) Korn
5 1 (7.69%) SQL
5 1 (7.69%) T-SQL
5 1 (7.69%) Python
Qualifications
1 4 (30.77%) SC Cleared
1 4 (30.77%) Security Cleared
2 1 (7.69%) Microsoft Certification
System Software
1 1 (7.69%) NFS
1 1 (7.69%) Active Directory
1 1 (7.69%) Oracle RMAN
1 1 (7.69%) Xen
Systems Management
1 3 (23.08%) CA Single Sign-On
1 3 (23.08%) Puppet
1 3 (23.08%) Vagrant
1 3 (23.08%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 5 (38.46%) Sun
2 3 (23.08%) CA
2 3 (23.08%) VMware
3 1 (7.69%) NetApp
3 1 (7.69%) Red Hat
3 1 (7.69%) EMC
3 1 (7.69%) Oracle
3 1 (7.69%) Microsoft