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 1 July 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
1 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Lightweight Directory Access Protocol (LDAP)
Rank 100 110 124
Rank change year-on-year
+10 +14
Permanent jobs citing LDAP 7 11 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cambridge 0.48% 0.62% 0.12%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 2.43% 2.97% 0.69%
Number of salaries quoted 7 10 2
Average salary £40,000 £45,000 £41,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-11.11% +9.75%
UK excluding London average salary £43,900 £45,750 £47,500
% change year-on-year
-4.04% -3.68%
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
288 370 291
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cambridge 19.75% 20.99% 17.43%
Number of salaries quoted 253 282 241
Average salary £42,500 £45,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-5.55% +12.50%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £29,143 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £52,500 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £41,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.75% -

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 1 July 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 15 (93.75%) Linux
2 12 (75.00%) Active Directory
3 11 (68.75%) Windows
3 11 (68.75%) VMware
3 11 (68.75%) VMware Infrastructure
4 10 (62.50%) ITIL
5 9 (56.25%) DHCP
5 9 (56.25%) DNS
5 9 (56.25%) Project Management
5 9 (56.25%) Analytical Skills
6 8 (50.00%) UNIX
7 7 (43.75%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 7 (43.75%) Debian
7 7 (43.75%) Management Information System
7 7 (43.75%) Line Management
8 6 (37.50%) Firewall
8 6 (37.50%) Apache
8 6 (37.50%) Tomcat
8 6 (37.50%) Python
8 6 (37.50%) Perl
8 6 (37.50%) Oracle
8 6 (37.50%) IIS
8 6 (37.50%) Cisco
8 6 (37.50%) SAN
9 5 (31.25%) Microsoft
9 5 (31.25%) Tridion
9 5 (31.25%) Red Hat
9 5 (31.25%) Terminal Server
9 5 (31.25%) BizTalk Server
9 5 (31.25%) SQL Server

LDAP
Top Related IT Skills in Cambridge by Category

For the 6 months to 1 July 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 6 (37.50%) IIS
1 6 (37.50%) Apache
1 6 (37.50%) Tomcat
2 5 (31.25%) SharePoint
2 5 (31.25%) BizTalk Server
3 1 (6.25%) Zope
3 1 (6.25%) Plone
Applications
1 2 (12.50%) MS Excel
2 1 (6.25%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 5 (31.25%) Tridion
Communications & Networking
1 9 (56.25%) DHCP
1 9 (56.25%) DNS
2 6 (37.50%) SAN
2 6 (37.50%) Firewall
3 5 (31.25%) TCP/IP
4 4 (25.00%) NAS
5 1 (6.25%) VPN
5 1 (6.25%) HTTP
5 1 (6.25%) Wireshark
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (31.25%) SQL Server
2 1 (6.25%) PostgreSQL
2 1 (6.25%) Relational Database
Job Titles
1 7 (43.75%) Administrator
2 6 (37.50%) Support Consultant
2 6 (37.50%) Consultant
2 6 (37.50%) UNIX Administrator
3 5 (31.25%) Systems Administrator
4 4 (25.00%) UNIX Systems Administrator
5 3 (18.75%) Linux Administrator
5 3 (18.75%) Linux Consultant
5 3 (18.75%) Linux Engineer
5 3 (18.75%) Linux Support
6 2 (12.50%) Technical Support Consultant
6 2 (12.50%) Technical Support
6 2 (12.50%) Technical Consultant
6 2 (12.50%) Analyst
7 1 (6.25%) Senior Analyst
7 1 (6.25%) Support Analyst
7 1 (6.25%) Linux Systems Administrator
7 1 (6.25%) Technical Analyst
7 1 (6.25%) Senior Support Analyst
7 1 (6.25%) Microsoft Consultant
Miscellaneous
1 9 (56.25%) Analytical Skills
2 7 (43.75%) Management Information System
3 3 (18.75%) Enterprise Software
4 1 (6.25%) Client/Server
Operating Systems
1 15 (93.75%) Linux
2 11 (68.75%) Windows
3 8 (50.00%) UNIX
4 7 (43.75%) Debian
4 7 (43.75%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 2 (12.50%) Windows Server 2012
5 2 (12.50%) Windows Server 2008
5 2 (12.50%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (62.50%) ITIL
2 9 (56.25%) Project Management
3 7 (43.75%) Line Management
4 4 (25.00%) Biostatistics
4 4 (25.00%) Matrix Management
5 2 (12.50%) Load Balancing
5 2 (12.50%) Stakeholder Management
6 1 (6.25%) Incident Management
Programming Languages
1 6 (37.50%) Perl
1 6 (37.50%) Python
2 5 (31.25%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 1 (6.25%) Degree
System Software
1 12 (75.00%) Active Directory
2 11 (68.75%) VMware Infrastructure
3 5 (31.25%) Terminal Server
4 2 (12.50%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 1 (6.25%) MOM
1 1 (6.25%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
Vendors
1 11 (68.75%) VMware
2 6 (37.50%) Oracle
2 6 (37.50%) Cisco
3 5 (31.25%) Microsoft
3 5 (31.25%) Red Hat
4 4 (25.00%) NetApp
5 2 (12.50%) CheckPoint
5 2 (12.50%) F5