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 17 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
17 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Lightweight Directory Access Protocol (LDAP)
Rank 109 108 115
Rank change year-on-year
-1 +7
Permanent jobs citing LDAP 6 7 11
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cambridge 0.34% 0.45% 0.55%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 1.50% 1.86% 2.84%
Number of salaries quoted 6 7 7
Average salary £45,000 £65,000 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-30.76% +44.44%
UK excluding London average salary £47,500 £44,000 £44,000
% change year-on-year
+7.95% -
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
401 376 387
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cambridge 23.01% 24.38% 19.47%
Number of salaries quoted 305 315 323
Average salary £45,000 £40,000 £41,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+12.50% -3.61%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £30,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £52,000 £55,000
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 17 September 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 10 (52.63%) ITIL
1 10 (52.63%) DNS
2 9 (47.37%) DHCP
3 7 (36.84%) Java
3 7 (36.84%) Perl
3 7 (36.84%) J2EE
3 7 (36.84%) Oracle
3 7 (36.84%) Windows
3 7 (36.84%) Linux
3 7 (36.84%) Firewall
3 7 (36.84%) VMware
4 6 (31.58%) Clustering
4 6 (31.58%) PCI DSS
4 6 (31.58%) Bash Shell
5 5 (26.32%) C#
5 5 (26.32%) .NET
5 5 (26.32%) Microsoft
5 5 (26.32%) Active Directory
5 5 (26.32%) Management Information System
5 5 (26.32%) Information Security
5 5 (26.32%) Load Balancing
5 5 (26.32%) VMware Infrastructure
5 5 (26.32%) Puppet
5 5 (26.32%) Analytical Skills
6 4 (21.05%) VB
6 4 (21.05%) VB.NET
6 4 (21.05%) SAP
6 4 (21.05%) Python
6 4 (21.05%) MS Excel
6 4 (21.05%) CRM

LDAP
Top Related IT Skills in Cambridge by Category

For the 6 months to 17 September 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 (10.53%) iPlanet
2 1 (5.26%) CMS
2 1 (5.26%) Apache
2 1 (5.26%) Tomcat
2 1 (5.26%) Documentum
Applications
1 4 (21.05%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 3 (15.79%) SunGard APT
1 3 (15.79%) FastVal
Communications & Networking
1 10 (52.63%) DNS
2 9 (47.37%) DHCP
3 7 (36.84%) Firewall
4 4 (21.05%) TCP/IP
5 2 (10.53%) SAN
6 1 (5.26%) Internet
6 1 (5.26%) OSPF
6 1 (5.26%) IPsec
6 1 (5.26%) iSCSI
6 1 (5.26%) OpenLDAP
6 1 (5.26%) OpenVPN
6 1 (5.26%) VPN
6 1 (5.26%) SSL
6 1 (5.26%) RIP
6 1 (5.26%) SNMP
6 1 (5.26%) WAN
6 1 (5.26%) SMTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (15.79%) NoSQL
2 2 (10.53%) Oracle Database
2 2 (10.53%) MySQL
2 2 (10.53%) Oracle Database 11g
3 1 (5.26%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 1 (5.26%) Visual Studio
General
1 3 (15.79%) Finance
Job Titles
1 11 (57.89%) Analyst
2 7 (36.84%) Security Analyst
3 6 (31.58%) IT Security Analyst
4 5 (26.32%) Developer
5 4 (21.05%) Software Developer
5 4 (21.05%) Consultant
6 3 (15.79%) Systems Administrator
6 3 (15.79%) Support Analyst
6 3 (15.79%) Infrastructure Analyst
6 3 (15.79%) Administrator
6 3 (15.79%) Infrastructure Support Analyst
6 3 (15.79%) Linux Systems Administrator
6 3 (15.79%) Linux Administrator
7 1 (5.26%) .NET Analyst Programmer
7 1 (5.26%) .NET Programmer
7 1 (5.26%) .NET Developer
7 1 (5.26%) Analyst Developer
7 1 (5.26%) Analyst Programmer
7 1 (5.26%) Programmer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (36.84%) J2EE
2 5 (26.32%) .NET
3 1 (5.26%) HTML
3 1 (5.26%) Classic ASP
3 1 (5.26%) ASP.NET
3 1 (5.26%) CSS
3 1 (5.26%) XML
3 1 (5.26%) SAML
Miscellaneous
1 6 (31.58%) Clustering
2 5 (26.32%) Management Information System
2 5 (26.32%) Analytical Skills
3 4 (21.05%) Computer Science
4 3 (15.79%) Grid Computing
5 2 (10.53%) Hedge funds
6 1 (5.26%) Enterprise Software
6 1 (5.26%) Biometrics
Operating Systems
1 7 (36.84%) Windows
1 7 (36.84%) Linux
2 3 (15.79%) Ubuntu
2 3 (15.79%) Windows Server 2008
2 3 (15.79%) CentOS
2 3 (15.79%) UNIX
3 2 (10.53%) Solaris
4 1 (5.26%) Debian
4 1 (5.26%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (52.63%) ITIL
2 5 (26.32%) Information Security
2 5 (26.32%) Load Balancing
3 4 (21.05%) Software Engineering
3 4 (21.05%) Incident Management
3 4 (21.05%) Requirements Analysis
3 4 (21.05%) CRM
3 4 (21.05%) Identity Management
4 3 (15.79%) Risk Management
4 3 (15.79%) Change Control
4 3 (15.79%) Problem Management
5 1 (5.26%) Matrix Management
5 1 (5.26%) Use Case
5 1 (5.26%) Line Management
5 1 (5.26%) Project Management
5 1 (5.26%) TDD
5 1 (5.26%) Asset Management
5 1 (5.26%) Vulnerability Assessment
Programming Languages
1 7 (36.84%) Java
1 7 (36.84%) Perl
2 6 (31.58%) Bash Shell
3 5 (26.32%) C#
4 4 (21.05%) VB
4 4 (21.05%) VB.NET
4 4 (21.05%) Python
5 1 (5.26%) XQuery
5 1 (5.26%) SQL
5 1 (5.26%) VBScript
5 1 (5.26%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 4 (21.05%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (31.58%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 5 (26.32%) Active Directory
1 5 (26.32%) VMware Infrastructure
2 3 (15.79%) NFS
3 2 (10.53%) Sendmail
Systems Management
1 5 (26.32%) Puppet
2 3 (15.79%) Opscode Chef
3 2 (10.53%) CFEngine
4 1 (5.26%) Nagios
4 1 (5.26%) Munin
Vendors
1 7 (36.84%) Oracle
1 7 (36.84%) VMware
2 5 (26.32%) Microsoft
3 4 (21.05%) SAP
4 3 (15.79%) SunGard
4 3 (15.79%) Red Hat
5 2 (10.53%) HP
5 2 (10.53%) Dell
5 2 (10.53%) IBM
5 2 (10.53%) Vertica
6 1 (5.26%) NetApp