The table below looks at the statistics for LDAP skills in IT jobs advertised for the Bristol region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited LDAP over the 3 months to 2 October 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
2 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Lightweight Directory Access Protocol (LDAP)
Rank 122 113 98
Rank change year-on-year
-9 -15
Permanent jobs citing LDAP 3 7 14
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bristol 0.17% 0.44% 0.88%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 1.15% 2.72% 4.88%
Number of salaries quoted 0 7 8
Average salary - £51,000 £35,250
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +44.68%
UK excluding London average salary £47,500 £42,500 £44,000
% change year-on-year
+11.76% -3.40%
LDAP
South West

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

Communications & Networking Category
Bristol
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
260 257 287
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bristol 14.30% 16.06% 18.07%
Number of salaries quoted 218 182 237
Average salary £35,000 £37,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-6.66% -6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,000 £24,000 £27,250
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £55,000 £53,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

LDAP
Jobs Demand Trend in Bristol

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

LDAP Jobs Demand Trend in Bristol

LDAP
Salary Trend in Bristol

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

LDAP Salary Trend in Bristol

LDAP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Bristol

For the 6 months to 2 October 2014, IT jobs across the Bristol 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 13 (86.67%) Windows
1 13 (86.67%) Linux
2 10 (66.67%) VMware
3 9 (60.00%) Identity Management
4 8 (53.33%) DNS
5 7 (46.67%) SAN
5 7 (46.67%) Samba
5 7 (46.67%) VPN
5 7 (46.67%) VMware Infrastructure
5 7 (46.67%) Bash Shell
6 6 (40.00%) Open Source
6 6 (40.00%) Configuration Management
6 6 (40.00%) LAMP
6 6 (40.00%) UNIX
6 6 (40.00%) NFS
6 6 (40.00%) SQL
7 5 (33.33%) Python
7 5 (33.33%) Mac OS X
7 5 (33.33%) Puppet
7 5 (33.33%) Computer Science
7 5 (33.33%) NAS
7 5 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
8 4 (26.67%) PostgreSQL
8 4 (26.67%) Xen
8 4 (26.67%) QA
8 4 (26.67%) Network Security
8 4 (26.67%) iSCSI
8 4 (26.67%) Fibre Channel
8 4 (26.67%) Bcfg2
8 4 (26.67%) Relational Database

LDAP
Top Related IT Skills in Bristol by Category

For the 6 months to 2 October 2014, IT jobs across the Bristol 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 3 (20.00%) IIS
1 3 (20.00%) Apache
1 3 (20.00%) Tomcat
2 1 (6.67%) nginx
2 1 (6.67%) Confluence
2 1 (6.67%) MediaWiki
Cloud Services
1 2 (13.33%) SaaS
2 1 (6.67%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 8 (53.33%) DNS
2 7 (46.67%) SAN
2 7 (46.67%) VPN
3 5 (33.33%) NAS
4 4 (26.67%) IPsec
4 4 (26.67%) Network Security
4 4 (26.67%) iSCSI
4 4 (26.67%) Fibre Channel
5 3 (20.00%) SSL
5 3 (20.00%) SMTP
5 3 (20.00%) DHCP
6 2 (13.33%) HTTP
6 2 (13.33%) Internet
6 2 (13.33%) X.509
6 2 (13.33%) OpenVPN
7 1 (6.67%) Firewall
7 1 (6.67%) IPv6
7 1 (6.67%) OSPF
7 1 (6.67%) BGP
7 1 (6.67%) EIGRP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (26.67%) PostgreSQL
1 4 (26.67%) Relational Database
2 3 (20.00%) SQL Server
3 1 (6.67%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 1 (6.67%) Bugzilla
1 1 (6.67%) Subversion
1 1 (6.67%) JIRA
1 1 (6.67%) Git (software)
1 1 (6.67%) Hudson
1 1 (6.67%) Jenkins
General
1 3 (20.00%) Finance
1 3 (20.00%) Banking
Job Titles
1 4 (26.67%) Support Specialist
1 4 (26.67%) IT Support Specialist
1 4 (26.67%) IT Support
2 3 (20.00%) Operations Engineer
2 3 (20.00%) Senior Operations Engineer
2 3 (20.00%) IT Security Engineer
2 3 (20.00%) Security Engineer
3 2 (13.33%) Principal Software Engineer
3 2 (13.33%) Senior Software Engineer
3 2 (13.33%) Principal Engineer
3 2 (13.33%) Administrator
3 2 (13.33%) Software Engineer
3 2 (13.33%) Systems Administrator
3 2 (13.33%) Senior IT Support
4 1 (6.67%) DevOps Engineer
4 1 (6.67%) Linux DevOps Engineer
4 1 (6.67%) Senior Manager
4 1 (6.67%) IT Manager
4 1 (6.67%) Infrastructure Engineer
4 1 (6.67%) Systems Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (40.00%) LAMP
2 3 (20.00%) Web Services
2 3 (20.00%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 6 (40.00%) Open Source
2 5 (33.33%) Computer Science
3 3 (20.00%) Smartcard
3 3 (20.00%) PKI
4 1 (6.67%) Wiki
Operating Systems
1 13 (86.67%) Linux
1 13 (86.67%) Windows
2 6 (40.00%) UNIX
3 5 (33.33%) Mac OS X
4 4 (26.67%) Solaris
5 3 (20.00%) Ubuntu
5 3 (20.00%) CentOS
6 2 (13.33%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 1 (6.67%) Windows Server 2003
7 1 (6.67%) Debian
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (60.00%) Identity Management
2 6 (40.00%) Configuration Management
3 5 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
4 4 (26.67%) DevOps
4 4 (26.67%) ITIL
4 4 (26.67%) Service Delivery
4 4 (26.67%) Disaster Recovery
5 3 (20.00%) ITSM
5 3 (20.00%) Information Security
5 3 (20.00%) Service Management
5 3 (20.00%) Continuous Improvement
5 3 (20.00%) Continuous Integration
5 3 (20.00%) TOGAF
6 2 (13.33%) Software Engineering
6 2 (13.33%) Operations Management
6 2 (13.33%) Product Management
7 1 (6.67%) Capacity Planning
7 1 (6.67%) PRINCE2
7 1 (6.67%) Data Modelling
Programming Languages
1 7 (46.67%) Bash Shell
2 6 (40.00%) SQL
3 5 (33.33%) Python
4 3 (20.00%) Java
4 3 (20.00%) Perl
5 2 (13.33%) PHP
6 1 (6.67%) Ruby
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (26.67%) QA
2 3 (20.00%) COBIT
System Software
1 7 (46.67%) Samba
1 7 (46.67%) VMware Infrastructure
2 6 (40.00%) NFS
3 4 (26.67%) Xen
3 4 (26.67%) GPFS
4 3 (20.00%) Active Directory
5 1 (6.67%) Postfix
5 1 (6.67%) XenServer
Systems Management
1 5 (33.33%) Puppet
2 4 (26.67%) Bcfg2
3 3 (20.00%) Vagrant
3 3 (20.00%) Opscode Chef
4 2 (13.33%) Nagios
5 1 (6.67%) ZABBIX
Vendors
1 10 (66.67%) VMware
2 3 (20.00%) Cyber-Ark
2 3 (20.00%) Oracle
2 3 (20.00%) Microsoft
3 2 (13.33%) Cisco
4 1 (6.67%) Citrix
4 1 (6.67%) Red Hat