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

Location
3 months to
28 Nov 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Lightweight Directory Access Protocol (LDAP)
Rank 108 107 122
Rank change year-on-year
-1 +15
Permanent jobs citing LDAP 1 1 5
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cambridge 0.058% 0.067% 0.25%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 0.28% 0.28% 0.96%
Number of salaries quoted 1 1 3
Average salary £32,500 £47,500 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-31.57% +5.55%
UK excluding London average salary £50,000 £47,500 £42,750
% change year-on-year
+5.26% +11.11%
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
353 362 519
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cambridge 20.35% 24.12% 25.55%
Number of salaries quoted 267 271 403
Average salary £45,000 £41,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+9.75% +2.50%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £28,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £52,500 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

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
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cambridge

For the 6 months to 28 November 2014, 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 7 (70.00%) Oracle
2 5 (50.00%) DHCP
2 5 (50.00%) Microsoft
2 5 (50.00%) DNS
2 5 (50.00%) Degree
3 4 (40.00%) Requirements Analysis
3 4 (40.00%) Computer Science
3 4 (40.00%) Identity Management
3 4 (40.00%) Management Information System
3 4 (40.00%) Information Security
3 4 (40.00%) Software Engineering
3 4 (40.00%) C#
3 4 (40.00%) Java
3 4 (40.00%) VB
3 4 (40.00%) VB.NET
3 4 (40.00%) .NET
3 4 (40.00%) J2EE
3 4 (40.00%) SAP
3 4 (40.00%) MS Excel
3 4 (40.00%) CRM
4 3 (30.00%) ITIL
4 3 (30.00%) UNIX
4 3 (30.00%) Windows
4 3 (30.00%) Solaris
4 3 (30.00%) Linux
4 3 (30.00%) Red Hat
4 3 (30.00%) Firewall
4 3 (30.00%) VMware
4 3 (30.00%) PCI DSS
5 2 (20.00%) Oracle Database 11g

LDAP
Top Related IT Skills in Cambridge by Category

For the 6 months to 28 November 2014, 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 2 (20.00%) iPlanet
2 1 (10.00%) Exchange Server 2003
2 1 (10.00%) Exchange Server 2010
2 1 (10.00%) Exchange Server 2013
2 1 (10.00%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 4 (40.00%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 5 (50.00%) DHCP
1 5 (50.00%) DNS
2 3 (30.00%) Firewall
3 1 (10.00%) NAS
3 1 (10.00%) SAN
3 1 (10.00%) TCP/IP
3 1 (10.00%) LAN
3 1 (10.00%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (20.00%) MySQL
1 2 (20.00%) Oracle Database 11g
1 2 (20.00%) Oracle Database
2 1 (10.00%) SQL Server
Job Titles
1 4 (40.00%) Consultant
1 4 (40.00%) Software Developer
1 4 (40.00%) Developer
2 3 (30.00%) Analyst
2 3 (30.00%) Security Analyst
2 3 (30.00%) IT Security Analyst
3 2 (20.00%) Administrator
3 2 (20.00%) Linux Administrator
3 2 (20.00%) Linux Systems Administrator
3 2 (20.00%) Systems Administrator
4 1 (10.00%) Systems Engineer
4 1 (10.00%) Systems Support
4 1 (10.00%) Support Engineer
4 1 (10.00%) Systems Support Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (40.00%) .NET
1 4 (40.00%) J2EE
Miscellaneous
1 4 (40.00%) Management Information System
1 4 (40.00%) Computer Science
2 2 (20.00%) Clustering
Operating Systems
1 3 (30.00%) UNIX
1 3 (30.00%) Windows
1 3 (30.00%) Solaris
1 3 (30.00%) Linux
2 2 (20.00%) Ubuntu
2 2 (20.00%) CentOS
3 1 (10.00%) Windows Server 2012
3 1 (10.00%) Windows Server 2008
3 1 (10.00%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (40.00%) CRM
1 4 (40.00%) Identity Management
1 4 (40.00%) Information Security
1 4 (40.00%) Software Engineering
1 4 (40.00%) Requirements Analysis
2 3 (30.00%) ITIL
3 2 (20.00%) Load Balancing
Programming Languages
1 4 (40.00%) C#
1 4 (40.00%) Java
1 4 (40.00%) VB
1 4 (40.00%) VB.NET
2 2 (20.00%) Bash Shell
2 2 (20.00%) Perl
3 1 (10.00%) SQL
Qualifications
1 5 (50.00%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (30.00%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 2 (20.00%) NFS
1 2 (20.00%) Sendmail
Systems Management
1 2 (20.00%) Puppet
1 2 (20.00%) CFEngine
Vendors
1 7 (70.00%) Oracle
2 5 (50.00%) Microsoft
3 4 (40.00%) SAP
4 3 (30.00%) Red Hat
4 3 (30.00%) VMware
5 2 (20.00%) Vertica
5 2 (20.00%) IBM
5 2 (20.00%) HP
5 2 (20.00%) Dell
6 1 (10.00%) NetApp