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 27 November 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
27 Nov 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Lightweight Directory Access Protocol (LDAP)
Rank 131 132 106
Rank change year-on-year
+1 -26
Permanent jobs citing LDAP 4 6 4
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bristol 0.20% 0.32% 0.25%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 1.43% 1.94% 1.35%
Number of salaries quoted 1 6 4
Average salary £67,500 £25,750 £41,250
Average salary % change year-on-year
+162.13% -37.57%
UK excluding London average salary £50,000 £47,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+5.26% +11.76%
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
279 309 297
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bristol 13.88% 16.65% 18.24%
Number of salaries quoted 240 223 254
Average salary £39,500 £39,500 £42,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- -5.95%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,000 £22,500 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £67,500 £55,000 £48,000
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 27 November 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 7 (100.00%) Windows
1 7 (100.00%) Linux
1 7 (100.00%) VPN
2 5 (71.43%) DNS
2 5 (71.43%) Disaster Recovery
2 5 (71.43%) IPsec
2 5 (71.43%) UNIX
2 5 (71.43%) Network Security
3 4 (57.14%) Puppet
3 4 (57.14%) PostgreSQL
3 4 (57.14%) VMware
3 4 (57.14%) SQL
3 4 (57.14%) Relational Database
3 4 (57.14%) DevOps
4 3 (42.86%) Cyber-Ark
4 3 (42.86%) Opscode Chef
4 3 (42.86%) Web Services
4 3 (42.86%) SSL
4 3 (42.86%) Microsoft
4 3 (42.86%) Finance
4 3 (42.86%) SMTP
4 3 (42.86%) Active Directory
4 3 (42.86%) Smartcard
4 3 (42.86%) Identity Management
4 3 (42.86%) Banking
4 3 (42.86%) Information Security
4 3 (42.86%) PKI
4 3 (42.86%) Continuous Integration
5 2 (28.57%) Wiki
5 2 (28.57%) Computer Science

LDAP
Top Related IT Skills in Bristol by Category

For the 6 months to 27 November 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 2 (28.57%) IIS
1 2 (28.57%) Apache
1 2 (28.57%) Tomcat
1 2 (28.57%) nginx
1 2 (28.57%) Confluence
1 2 (28.57%) MediaWiki
Communications & Networking
1 7 (100.00%) VPN
2 5 (71.43%) DNS
2 5 (71.43%) IPsec
2 5 (71.43%) Network Security
3 3 (42.86%) SMTP
3 3 (42.86%) SSL
4 2 (28.57%) IPv6
4 2 (28.57%) SAN
4 2 (28.57%) OSPF
4 2 (28.57%) BGP
4 2 (28.57%) EIGRP
4 2 (28.57%) Firewall
4 2 (28.57%) DHCP
4 2 (28.57%) LAN
4 2 (28.57%) WAN
4 2 (28.57%) NAS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (57.14%) PostgreSQL
1 4 (57.14%) Relational Database
2 2 (28.57%) MySQL
2 2 (28.57%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 2 (28.57%) Subversion
1 2 (28.57%) JIRA
1 2 (28.57%) Git (software)
1 2 (28.57%) Hudson
1 2 (28.57%) Jenkins
General
1 3 (42.86%) Finance
1 3 (42.86%) Banking
Job Titles
1 3 (42.86%) IT Security Engineer
1 3 (42.86%) Security Engineer
2 2 (28.57%) Operations Engineer
2 2 (28.57%) Senior Operations Engineer
2 2 (28.57%) DevOps Engineer
3 1 (14.29%) Linux DevOps Engineer
3 1 (14.29%) Linux Engineer
3 1 (14.29%) Infrastructure Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (42.86%) Web Services
2 2 (28.57%) Middleware
2 2 (28.57%) LAMP
Miscellaneous
1 3 (42.86%) Smartcard
1 3 (42.86%) PKI
2 2 (28.57%) Computer Science
2 2 (28.57%) Wiki
Operating Systems
1 7 (100.00%) Windows
1 7 (100.00%) Linux
2 5 (71.43%) UNIX
3 2 (28.57%) Windows Server 2003
3 2 (28.57%) Debian
3 2 (28.57%) Ubuntu
3 2 (28.57%) CentOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (71.43%) Disaster Recovery
2 4 (57.14%) DevOps
3 3 (42.86%) Continuous Integration
3 3 (42.86%) Identity Management
3 3 (42.86%) Information Security
4 2 (28.57%) Agile Software Development
4 2 (28.57%) TOGAF
4 2 (28.57%) ITIL
4 2 (28.57%) Data Modelling
4 2 (28.57%) Service Management
4 2 (28.57%) Service Delivery
4 2 (28.57%) Capacity Planning
4 2 (28.57%) Continuous Improvement
4 2 (28.57%) Database Theory
4 2 (28.57%) Relational Database Theory
4 2 (28.57%) ITSM
5 1 (14.29%) Build Automation
5 1 (14.29%) Operations Management
Programming Languages
1 4 (57.14%) SQL
2 2 (28.57%) Ruby
2 2 (28.57%) Bash Shell
2 2 (28.57%) Java
2 2 (28.57%) Perl
2 2 (28.57%) PHP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (28.57%) COBIT
2 1 (14.29%) QA
System Software
1 3 (42.86%) Active Directory
2 2 (28.57%) Samba
2 2 (28.57%) VMware Infrastructure
2 2 (28.57%) Postfix
2 2 (28.57%) XenServer
Systems Management
1 4 (57.14%) Puppet
2 3 (42.86%) Opscode Chef
3 2 (28.57%) Vagrant
3 2 (28.57%) ZABBIX
4 1 (14.29%) Salt
Vendors
1 4 (57.14%) VMware
2 3 (42.86%) Cyber-Ark
2 3 (42.86%) Microsoft
3 2 (28.57%) Citrix
3 2 (28.57%) Red Hat
3 2 (28.57%) Oracle