The table below looks at the statistics for LDAP skills in IT jobs advertised for the Cheshire region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited LDAP over the 3 months to 2 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
2 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Lightweight Directory Access Protocol (LDAP)
Rank 122 108 135
Rank change year-on-year
-14 +27
Permanent jobs citing LDAP 4 4 8
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cheshire 0.21% 0.25% 0.37%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 1.32% 1.50% 2.58%
Number of salaries quoted 3 2 7
Average salary £42,500 £51,250 £39,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-17.07% +31.41%
UK excluding London average salary £47,500 £45,000 £44,000
% change year-on-year
+5.55% +2.27%
LDAP
North West

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

Communications & Networking Category
Cheshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
302 266 310
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cheshire 15.58% 16.72% 14.43%
Number of salaries quoted 234 201 290
Average salary £35,000 £44,250 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-20.90% +26.42%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,500 £26,400 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £63,500 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

LDAP
Jobs Demand Trend in Cheshire

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

LDAP Jobs Demand Trend in Cheshire

LDAP
Salary Trend in Cheshire

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

LDAP Salary Trend in Cheshire

LDAP
Salary Histogram in Cheshire

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing LDAP across the Cheshire region over the 3 months to 2 September 2014.

LDAP Salary Histogram in Cheshire

LDAP
Job Locations in Cheshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing LDAP within the Cheshire region over the 3 months to 2 September 2014. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Warrington -24 2 £43,750 -14.63%
Knutsford - 2 £42,500 -
LDAP
North West

LDAP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cheshire

For the 6 months to 2 September 2014, IT jobs across the Cheshire 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 13 (72.22%) SSL
2 12 (66.67%) Tomcat
3 11 (61.11%) Apache
4 10 (55.56%) Linux
5 9 (50.00%) FreeBSD
5 9 (50.00%) Kerberos
5 9 (50.00%) DNS
5 9 (50.00%) Shell Script
5 9 (50.00%) Device Driver
5 9 (50.00%) Clustering
5 9 (50.00%) Ruby
5 9 (50.00%) SSH
5 9 (50.00%) Multithreading
6 8 (44.44%) Middleware
7 7 (38.89%) Perl
8 6 (33.33%) JavaScript
9 5 (27.78%) Identity Management
9 5 (27.78%) Finance
9 5 (27.78%) QA
10 4 (22.22%) Tivoli Directory Integrator
10 4 (22.22%) Tivoli Directory Server
10 4 (22.22%) Oracle
10 4 (22.22%) UNIX
10 4 (22.22%) IBM
10 4 (22.22%) Tivoli
10 4 (22.22%) Tivoli Identity Manager
11 3 (16.67%) Python
11 3 (16.67%) SLA
11 3 (16.67%) JBoss
11 3 (16.67%) WebLogic

LDAP
Top Related IT Skills in Cheshire by Category

For the 6 months to 2 September 2014, IT jobs across the Cheshire 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 12 (66.67%) Tomcat
2 11 (61.11%) Apache
3 3 (16.67%) WebLogic
3 3 (16.67%) IIS
4 2 (11.11%) WebSphere Application Server
4 2 (11.11%) Oracle Application Server
4 2 (11.11%) WebSphere
5 1 (5.56%) Oracle 10gAS
5 1 (5.56%) Oracle 9iAS
Communications & Networking
1 13 (72.22%) SSL
2 9 (50.00%) SSH
2 9 (50.00%) Kerberos
2 9 (50.00%) DNS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (5.56%) DB2
1 1 (5.56%) Oracle8/8i Database
1 1 (5.56%) Oracle9i Database
1 1 (5.56%) RDBMS
1 1 (5.56%) Oracle Database 10g
1 1 (5.56%) Oracle Database 11g
1 1 (5.56%) Oracle Database
1 1 (5.56%) Relational Database
General
1 5 (27.78%) Finance
Job Titles
1 6 (33.33%) Platform Engineer
2 4 (22.22%) Tivoli Specialist
3 3 (16.67%) Developer
3 3 (16.67%) Ruby Developer
4 2 (11.11%) Middleware Specialist
4 2 (11.11%) Identity Management Specialist
4 2 (11.11%) WebLogic Specialist
5 1 (5.56%) Lead Systems Engineer
5 1 (5.56%) Consultant
5 1 (5.56%) Systems Engineer
5 1 (5.56%) DBA
5 1 (5.56%) Oracle DBA
5 1 (5.56%) Oracle Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (44.44%) Middleware
2 4 (22.22%) Tivoli Directory Integrator
3 3 (16.67%) Oracle Fusion
4 2 (11.11%) J2EE
Miscellaneous
1 9 (50.00%) Device Driver
1 9 (50.00%) Clustering
2 1 (5.56%) FMCG
2 1 (5.56%) HACMP
Operating Systems
1 10 (55.56%) Linux
2 9 (50.00%) FreeBSD
3 4 (22.22%) UNIX
4 1 (5.56%) Windows
4 1 (5.56%) AIX
4 1 (5.56%) Tru64
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (50.00%) Multithreading
2 5 (27.78%) Identity Management
3 2 (11.11%) Incident Management
3 2 (11.11%) ITIL
3 2 (11.11%) Change Management
4 1 (5.56%) High Availability
4 1 (5.56%) Performance Tuning
Programming Languages
1 9 (50.00%) Shell Script
1 9 (50.00%) Ruby
2 7 (38.89%) Perl
3 6 (33.33%) JavaScript
4 3 (16.67%) Java
4 3 (16.67%) PowerShell
4 3 (16.67%) Python
5 2 (11.11%) SQL
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (27.78%) QA
2 3 (16.67%) SLA
System Software
1 4 (22.22%) Tivoli Directory Server
2 2 (11.11%) Active Directory
3 1 (5.56%) Oracle RMAN
Systems Management
1 4 (22.22%) Tivoli
1 4 (22.22%) Tivoli Identity Manager
2 1 (5.56%) Data Guard
Vendors
1 4 (22.22%) Oracle
1 4 (22.22%) IBM
2 3 (16.67%) JBoss