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 6 March 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
6 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Lightweight Directory Access Protocol (LDAP)
Rank 121 95 113
Rank change year-on-year
-26 +18
Permanent jobs citing LDAP 4 23 8
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bristol 0.21% 1.38% 0.47%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 1.38% 8.30% 3.09%
Number of salaries quoted 3 4 8
Average salary £65,000 £45,000 £53,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+44.44% -15.09%
UK excluding London average salary £47,500 £48,000 £42,000
% change year-on-year
-1.04% +14.28%
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
290 277 259
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bristol 15.41% 16.68% 15.27%
Number of salaries quoted 260 163 212
Average salary £40,000 £36,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+11.11% -10.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £23,000 £27,200
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £60,000 £47,500
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 6 March 2015, 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 9 (100.00%) Windows
1 9 (100.00%) Linux
1 9 (100.00%) VPN
1 9 (100.00%) Disaster Recovery
1 9 (100.00%) IPsec
1 9 (100.00%) Network Security
2 6 (66.67%) VMware Infrastructure
2 6 (66.67%) CentOS
2 6 (66.67%) Git (software)
2 6 (66.67%) ZABBIX
2 6 (66.67%) Postfix
2 6 (66.67%) XenServer
2 6 (66.67%) nginx
2 6 (66.67%) Bash Shell
2 6 (66.67%) Confluence
2 6 (66.67%) Capacity Planning
2 6 (66.67%) Puppet
2 6 (66.67%) Hudson
2 6 (66.67%) MediaWiki
2 6 (66.67%) Build Automation
2 6 (66.67%) Jenkins
2 6 (66.67%) Opscode Chef
2 6 (66.67%) Relational Database
2 6 (66.67%) JIRA
2 6 (66.67%) Wiki
2 6 (66.67%) Continuous Integration
2 6 (66.67%) DevOps
2 6 (66.67%) Salt
2 6 (66.67%) Database Theory
2 6 (66.67%) Relational Database Theory

LDAP
Top Related IT Skills in Bristol by Category

For the 6 months to 6 March 2015, 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 6 (66.67%) Apache
1 6 (66.67%) nginx
1 6 (66.67%) Confluence
1 6 (66.67%) MediaWiki
Communications & Networking
1 9 (100.00%) VPN
1 9 (100.00%) IPsec
1 9 (100.00%) Network Security
2 6 (66.67%) LAN
2 6 (66.67%) WAN
2 6 (66.67%) IPv6
2 6 (66.67%) OSPF
2 6 (66.67%) BGP
2 6 (66.67%) EIGRP
2 6 (66.67%) Firewall
3 3 (33.33%) SMTP
3 3 (33.33%) DNS
3 3 (33.33%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (66.67%) MySQL
1 6 (66.67%) PostgreSQL
1 6 (66.67%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 6 (66.67%) Subversion
1 6 (66.67%) JIRA
1 6 (66.67%) Git (software)
1 6 (66.67%) Hudson
1 6 (66.67%) Jenkins
General
1 3 (33.33%) Finance
1 3 (33.33%) Banking
Job Titles
1 6 (66.67%) DevOps Engineer
2 3 (33.33%) Security Engineer
2 3 (33.33%) IT Security Engineer
3 1 (11.11%) Linux DevOps Engineer
3 1 (11.11%) Infrastructure Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (66.67%) LAMP
2 3 (33.33%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 6 (66.67%) Wiki
2 3 (33.33%) Smartcard
2 3 (33.33%) PKI
Operating Systems
1 9 (100.00%) Windows
1 9 (100.00%) Linux
2 6 (66.67%) Windows Server 2003
2 6 (66.67%) Debian
2 6 (66.67%) Ubuntu
2 6 (66.67%) CentOS
3 3 (33.33%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (100.00%) Disaster Recovery
2 6 (66.67%) Data Modelling
2 6 (66.67%) Continuous Integration
2 6 (66.67%) Capacity Planning
2 6 (66.67%) Build Automation
2 6 (66.67%) DevOps
2 6 (66.67%) Database Theory
2 6 (66.67%) Relational Database Theory
3 3 (33.33%) Identity Management
3 3 (33.33%) Information Security
Programming Languages
1 6 (66.67%) Java
1 6 (66.67%) Perl
1 6 (66.67%) PHP
1 6 (66.67%) SQL
1 6 (66.67%) Ruby
1 6 (66.67%) Bash Shell
System Software
1 6 (66.67%) Samba
1 6 (66.67%) VMware Infrastructure
1 6 (66.67%) Postfix
1 6 (66.67%) XenServer
2 3 (33.33%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 6 (66.67%) ZABBIX
1 6 (66.67%) Puppet
1 6 (66.67%) Opscode Chef
1 6 (66.67%) Salt
Vendors
1 6 (66.67%) Citrix
1 6 (66.67%) Red Hat
1 6 (66.67%) VMware
2 3 (33.33%) Cyber-Ark
2 3 (33.33%) Microsoft