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 22 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
22 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Lightweight Directory Access Protocol (LDAP)
Rank 107 108 121
Rank change year-on-year
+1 +13
Permanent jobs citing LDAP 9 7 8
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cambridge 0.49% 0.44% 0.42%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 2.12% 1.91% 2.29%
Number of salaries quoted 9 7 5
Average salary £45,000 £65,000 £47,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-30.76% +36.84%
90% offered a salary of more than £44,700 £35,600 £45,000
10% offered a salary of more than £46,900 £65,000 £53,000
UK excluding London average salary £46,500 £43,000 £44,000
% change year-on-year
+8.13% -2.27%
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
424 367 349
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cambridge 23.03% 23.05% 18.22%
Number of salaries quoted 325 303 294
Average salary £44,500 £40,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+11.25% -
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £30,000 £28,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £50,000 £57,500
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 22 August 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 16 (66.67%) ITIL
2 12 (50.00%) Windows
2 12 (50.00%) Linux
2 12 (50.00%) Java
2 12 (50.00%) Perl
2 12 (50.00%) J2EE
2 12 (50.00%) VMware
3 11 (45.83%) VMware Infrastructure
3 11 (45.83%) Active Directory
4 10 (41.67%) Python
4 10 (41.67%) Clustering
4 10 (41.67%) Bash Shell
5 9 (37.50%) Puppet
5 9 (37.50%) Incident Management
5 9 (37.50%) Load Balancing
5 9 (37.50%) TCP/IP
5 9 (37.50%) DNS
6 8 (33.33%) SunGard
6 8 (33.33%) Finance
6 8 (33.33%) DHCP
6 8 (33.33%) Problem Management
6 8 (33.33%) Windows Server 2008
6 8 (33.33%) Grid Computing
6 8 (33.33%) Risk Management
6 8 (33.33%) NoSQL
6 8 (33.33%) Change Control
6 8 (33.33%) SunGard APT
6 8 (33.33%) FastVal
6 8 (33.33%) Opscode Chef
7 7 (29.17%) Oracle

LDAP
Top Related IT Skills in Cambridge by Category

For the 6 months to 22 August 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 (8.33%) Apache
1 2 (8.33%) Tomcat
1 2 (8.33%) Documentum
1 2 (8.33%) CMS
2 1 (4.17%) Oracle Workflow
2 1 (4.17%) iPlanet
Applications
1 4 (16.67%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 8 (33.33%) SunGard APT
1 8 (33.33%) FastVal
Communications & Networking
1 9 (37.50%) TCP/IP
1 9 (37.50%) DNS
2 8 (33.33%) DHCP
3 7 (29.17%) Firewall
4 3 (12.50%) SAN
5 1 (4.17%) OpenLDAP
5 1 (4.17%) iSCSI
5 1 (4.17%) OpenVPN
5 1 (4.17%) IPsec
5 1 (4.17%) Internet
5 1 (4.17%) OSPF
5 1 (4.17%) SSL
5 1 (4.17%) VPN
5 1 (4.17%) RIP
5 1 (4.17%) SNMP
5 1 (4.17%) WAN
5 1 (4.17%) SMTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (33.33%) NoSQL
2 1 (4.17%) Oracle Database 11g
2 1 (4.17%) Oracle Database
2 1 (4.17%) SQL Server
2 1 (4.17%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 1 (4.17%) Visual Studio
General
1 8 (33.33%) Finance
Job Titles
1 16 (66.67%) Analyst
2 8 (33.33%) Support Analyst
2 8 (33.33%) Infrastructure Analyst
2 8 (33.33%) Infrastructure Support Analyst
3 7 (29.17%) Security Analyst
4 6 (25.00%) IT Security Analyst
5 5 (20.83%) Developer
6 4 (16.67%) Software Developer
6 4 (16.67%) Consultant
7 2 (8.33%) Systems Administrator
7 2 (8.33%) Administrator
7 2 (8.33%) Linux Administrator
7 2 (8.33%) Linux Systems Administrator
8 1 (4.17%) .NET Analyst Programmer
8 1 (4.17%) .NET Developer
8 1 (4.17%) Analyst Developer
8 1 (4.17%) .NET Programmer
8 1 (4.17%) Analyst Programmer
8 1 (4.17%) Programmer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 12 (50.00%) J2EE
2 5 (20.83%) .NET
3 2 (8.33%) XML
4 1 (4.17%) SAML
4 1 (4.17%) Classic ASP
4 1 (4.17%) ASP.NET
4 1 (4.17%) CSS
4 1 (4.17%) HTML
Miscellaneous
1 10 (41.67%) Clustering
2 8 (33.33%) Grid Computing
3 6 (25.00%) Management Information System
4 4 (16.67%) Computer Science
4 4 (16.67%) Hedge funds
5 2 (8.33%) Enterprise Software
6 1 (4.17%) Biometrics
Operating Systems
1 12 (50.00%) Windows
1 12 (50.00%) Linux
2 8 (33.33%) Windows Server 2008
3 3 (12.50%) UNIX
4 2 (8.33%) Ubuntu
4 2 (8.33%) CentOS
5 1 (4.17%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 1 (4.17%) Debian
5 1 (4.17%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 16 (66.67%) ITIL
2 9 (37.50%) Incident Management
2 9 (37.50%) Load Balancing
3 8 (33.33%) Problem Management
3 8 (33.33%) Risk Management
3 8 (33.33%) Change Control
4 5 (20.83%) Information Security
5 4 (16.67%) CRM
5 4 (16.67%) Identity Management
5 4 (16.67%) Software Engineering
5 4 (16.67%) Requirements Analysis
6 2 (8.33%) Project Management
6 2 (8.33%) Matrix Management
7 1 (4.17%) TDD
7 1 (4.17%) Asset Management
7 1 (4.17%) Vulnerability Assessment
7 1 (4.17%) Workflow
7 1 (4.17%) Use Case
Programming Languages
1 12 (50.00%) Java
1 12 (50.00%) Perl
2 10 (41.67%) Python
2 10 (41.67%) Bash Shell
3 5 (20.83%) C#
4 4 (16.67%) VB
4 4 (16.67%) VB.NET
5 2 (8.33%) XQuery
6 1 (4.17%) SQL
6 1 (4.17%) VBScript
6 1 (4.17%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 4 (16.67%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (25.00%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 11 (45.83%) VMware Infrastructure
1 11 (45.83%) Active Directory
2 2 (8.33%) NFS
3 1 (4.17%) Sendmail
Systems Management
1 9 (37.50%) Puppet
2 8 (33.33%) Opscode Chef
3 1 (4.17%) Munin
3 1 (4.17%) CFEngine
3 1 (4.17%) Nagios
Vendors
1 12 (50.00%) VMware
2 8 (33.33%) SunGard
3 7 (29.17%) Oracle
4 5 (20.83%) Microsoft
5 4 (16.67%) SAP
6 2 (8.33%) Red Hat
7 1 (4.17%) Vertica
7 1 (4.17%) NetApp
7 1 (4.17%) HP
7 1 (4.17%) Dell
7 1 (4.17%) IBM