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 1 July 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
1 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Lightweight Directory Access Protocol (LDAP)
Rank 130 114 119
Rank change year-on-year
-16 +5
Permanent jobs citing LDAP 4 9 3
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Birmingham 0.20% 0.47% 0.16%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 0.96% 3.21% 0.94%
Number of salaries quoted 4 7 2
Average salary £41,250 £30,000 £38,750
Average salary % change year-on-year
+37.50% -22.58%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £30,000 £33,750
10% offered a salary of more than £53,500 £51,000 £43,750
UK excluding London average salary £43,900 £45,750 £47,500
% change year-on-year
-4.04% -3.68%
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
415 280 319
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Birmingham 20.48% 14.64% 16.98%
Number of salaries quoted 371 240 276
Average salary £45,000 £37,500 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+20.00% -11.76%
90% offered a salary of more than £29,000 £27,000 £25,600
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £60,000 £56,800
UK excluding London average salary £41,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.75% -

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 1 July 2015.

LDAP Salary Histogram in Birmingham

LDAP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Birmingham

For the 6 months to 1 July 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 3 (42.86%) Perl
1 3 (42.86%) Solaris
1 3 (42.86%) Linux
1 3 (42.86%) TCP/IP
1 3 (42.86%) DNS
1 3 (42.86%) Relational Database
2 2 (28.57%) Azure Active Directory
2 2 (28.57%) VPN
2 2 (28.57%) Cisco
2 2 (28.57%) Microsoft
2 2 (28.57%) Sun
2 2 (28.57%) UNIX
2 2 (28.57%) Windows
2 2 (28.57%) AIX
2 2 (28.57%) CRM
2 2 (28.57%) Data Warehouse
2 2 (28.57%) LAN
2 2 (28.57%) VoIP
2 2 (28.57%) WAN
2 2 (28.57%) HTTP
2 2 (28.57%) Windows 2000
2 2 (28.57%) Apache
2 2 (28.57%) SOAP
2 2 (28.57%) Web Services
2 2 (28.57%) XML
2 2 (28.57%) SQL
2 2 (28.57%) T-SQL
2 2 (28.57%) .NET
2 2 (28.57%) Java
2 2 (28.57%) SQL Server

LDAP
Top Related IT Skills in Birmingham by Category

For the 6 months to 1 July 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 2 (28.57%) Apache
1 2 (28.57%) CMS
2 1 (14.29%) Oracle Service Bus
2 1 (14.29%) Tomcat
2 1 (14.29%) WebLogic
Cloud Services
1 2 (28.57%) Microsoft Azure
1 2 (28.57%) Azure Active Directory
2 1 (14.29%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 3 (42.86%) TCP/IP
1 3 (42.86%) DNS
2 2 (28.57%) VPN
2 2 (28.57%) LAN
2 2 (28.57%) VoIP
2 2 (28.57%) WAN
2 2 (28.57%) HTTP
2 2 (28.57%) Firewall
3 1 (14.29%) iSCSI
3 1 (14.29%) Cisco ASA
3 1 (14.29%) NAS
3 1 (14.29%) Fibre Channel
3 1 (14.29%) HTTPS
3 1 (14.29%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (42.86%) Relational Database
2 2 (28.57%) SQL Server
2 2 (28.57%) Data Warehouse
2 2 (28.57%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 1 (14.29%) Oracle Database
Job Titles
1 2 (28.57%) Architect
1 2 (28.57%) Network Engineer
1 2 (28.57%) Systems Architect
2 1 (14.29%) Storage Specialist
2 1 (14.29%) Technical Specialist
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (28.57%) .NET
1 2 (28.57%) SOAP
1 2 (28.57%) Web Services
1 2 (28.57%) XML
2 1 (14.29%) HTML
Miscellaneous
1 1 (14.29%) Management Information System
1 1 (14.29%) Replication
1 1 (14.29%) Computer Science
1 1 (14.29%) Public Cloud
Operating Systems
1 3 (42.86%) Solaris
1 3 (42.86%) Linux
2 2 (28.57%) Windows 2000
2 2 (28.57%) UNIX
2 2 (28.57%) Windows
2 2 (28.57%) AIX
3 1 (14.29%) SUSE
3 1 (14.29%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (28.57%) CRM
1 2 (28.57%) Change Management
1 2 (28.57%) User Acceptance Testing
1 2 (28.57%) Performance Testing
2 1 (14.29%) Data Protection
2 1 (14.29%) Change Control
2 1 (14.29%) Capacity Management
2 1 (14.29%) Incident Management
2 1 (14.29%) Web Development
2 1 (14.29%) DNA
2 1 (14.29%) ITIL
Programming Languages
1 3 (42.86%) Perl
2 2 (28.57%) SQL
2 2 (28.57%) T-SQL
2 2 (28.57%) Shell Script
2 2 (28.57%) Korn
2 2 (28.57%) Java
3 1 (14.29%) Python
Qualifications
1 2 (28.57%) CCNA
1 2 (28.57%) Cisco Certification
1 2 (28.57%) Microsoft Certification
2 1 (14.29%) SC Cleared
2 1 (14.29%) Security Cleared
2 1 (14.29%) CCNP
System Software
1 2 (28.57%) Active Directory
2 1 (14.29%) Xen
2 1 (14.29%) NFS
Systems Management
1 2 (28.57%) CA Single Sign-On
2 1 (14.29%) Oracle RMAN
2 1 (14.29%) Oracle ZFS
Vendors
1 2 (28.57%) Cisco
1 2 (28.57%) Microsoft
1 2 (28.57%) Sun
1 2 (28.57%) CA
2 1 (14.29%) NetApp
2 1 (14.29%) Red Hat
2 1 (14.29%) Oracle
2 1 (14.29%) EMC