The table below looks at the statistics for LDAP skills in IT jobs advertised for the Cambridge region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited LDAP over the 3 months to 31 August 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
31 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Lightweight Directory Access Protocol (LDAP)
Rank 96 111 107
Rank change year-on-year
+15 -4
Permanent jobs citing LDAP 10 9 6
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cambridge 0.71% 0.50% 0.38%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 4.46% 2.09% 1.63%
Number of salaries quoted 9 9 6
Average salary £37,400 £45,000 £65,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-16.88% -30.76%
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £47,500 £43,000
% change year-on-year
-5.26% +10.46%
LDAP
Cambridgeshire

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

Communications & Networking Category
Cambridge
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
224 431 369
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cambridge 15.90% 23.79% 23.43%
Number of salaries quoted 205 326 304
Average salary £43,500 £43,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +8.75%
90% offered a salary of more than £31,800 £30,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £57,500 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £41,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+2.50% -

LDAP
Jobs Demand Trend in Cambridge

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

LDAP Jobs Demand Trend in Cambridge

LDAP
Salary Trend in Cambridge

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

LDAP Salary Trend in Cambridge

LDAP
Salary Histogram in Cambridge

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing LDAP across the Cambridge region over the 3 months to 31 August 2015.

LDAP Salary Histogram in Cambridge

LDAP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cambridge

For the 6 months to 31 August 2015, IT jobs across the Cambridge 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 17 (100.00%) Linux
2 14 (82.35%) VMware
2 14 (82.35%) VMware Infrastructure
3 13 (76.47%) Windows
4 12 (70.59%) Active Directory
5 11 (64.71%) UNIX
6 10 (58.82%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 10 (58.82%) Debian
7 9 (52.94%) Perl
7 9 (52.94%) Oracle
7 9 (52.94%) Apache
7 9 (52.94%) Tomcat
7 9 (52.94%) Python
7 9 (52.94%) SAN
8 8 (47.06%) DNS
8 8 (47.06%) Project Management
8 8 (47.06%) ITIL
8 8 (47.06%) vSphere
9 7 (41.18%) Firewall
9 7 (41.18%) Management Information System
9 7 (41.18%) Red Hat
9 7 (41.18%) Line Management
9 7 (41.18%) Analytical Skills
10 6 (35.29%) DHCP
11 5 (29.41%) Matrix Management
11 5 (29.41%) Cisco
12 4 (23.53%) Microsoft
12 4 (23.53%) NFS
12 4 (23.53%) CheckPoint
12 4 (23.53%) Migration

LDAP
Top Related IT Skills in Cambridge by Category

For the 6 months to 31 August 2015, IT jobs across the Cambridge 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 9 (52.94%) Apache
1 9 (52.94%) Tomcat
2 3 (17.65%) BizTalk Server
2 3 (17.65%) SharePoint
2 3 (17.65%) IIS
3 1 (5.88%) Zope
3 1 (5.88%) Plone
Applications
1 1 (5.88%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 3 (17.65%) Tridion
Communications & Networking
1 9 (52.94%) SAN
2 8 (47.06%) DNS
3 7 (41.18%) Firewall
4 6 (35.29%) DHCP
5 2 (11.76%) LAN
5 2 (11.76%) SMTP
5 2 (11.76%) HTTP
5 2 (11.76%) SSH
6 1 (5.88%) NAS
6 1 (5.88%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (17.65%) SQL Server
2 1 (5.88%) PostgreSQL
Job Titles
1 10 (58.82%) Administrator
2 9 (52.94%) UNIX Administrator
3 7 (41.18%) Linux Administrator
4 6 (35.29%) Systems Administrator
4 6 (35.29%) Linux Engineer
5 5 (29.41%) UNIX Systems Administrator
5 5 (29.41%) Support Consultant
5 5 (29.41%) Consultant
6 3 (17.65%) Linux Consultant
6 3 (17.65%) Linux Support
6 3 (17.65%) Linux Systems Administrator
7 1 (5.88%) Technical Support Consultant
7 1 (5.88%) Microsoft Consultant
7 1 (5.88%) Technical Support
7 1 (5.88%) Technical Consultant
Miscellaneous
1 7 (41.18%) Management Information System
1 7 (41.18%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (11.76%) Clustering
2 2 (11.76%) e-Health
2 2 (11.76%) Life Science
2 2 (11.76%) Enterprise Software
Operating Systems
1 17 (100.00%) Linux
2 13 (76.47%) Windows
3 11 (64.71%) UNIX
4 10 (58.82%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 10 (58.82%) Debian
5 2 (11.76%) Solaris
6 1 (5.88%) Windows Server 2012
6 1 (5.88%) Windows Server 2008
6 1 (5.88%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (47.06%) Project Management
1 8 (47.06%) ITIL
2 7 (41.18%) Line Management
3 5 (29.41%) Matrix Management
4 4 (23.53%) Migration
4 4 (23.53%) Disaster Recovery
4 4 (23.53%) Load Balancing
5 3 (17.65%) Stakeholder Management
6 2 (11.76%) Network Architecture
7 1 (5.88%) Biostatistics
Programming Languages
1 9 (52.94%) Perl
1 9 (52.94%) Python
2 3 (17.65%) PowerShell
3 1 (5.88%) SQL
System Software
1 14 (82.35%) VMware Infrastructure
2 12 (70.59%) Active Directory
3 8 (47.06%) vSphere
4 4 (23.53%) NFS
4 4 (23.53%) Dovecot
5 3 (17.65%) Terminal Server
Systems Management
1 2 (11.76%) Backup Exec
Vendors
1 14 (82.35%) VMware
2 9 (52.94%) Oracle
3 7 (41.18%) Red Hat
4 5 (29.41%) Cisco
5 4 (23.53%) Microsoft
5 4 (23.53%) CheckPoint
5 4 (23.53%) F5
6 1 (5.88%) NetApp