The table below looks at the statistics for LDAP skills in IT jobs advertised for the Edinburgh region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited LDAP over the 3 months to 23 October 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
23 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Lightweight Directory Access Protocol (LDAP)
Rank 92 97 87
Rank change year-on-year
+5 -10
Permanent jobs citing LDAP 14 5 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Edinburgh 0.93% 0.36% 0.084%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 5.53% 3.88% 0.74%
Number of salaries quoted 0 4 1
Average salary - £34,500 £55,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- -37.27%
UK excluding London average salary £50,000 £47,500 £44,000
% change year-on-year
+5.26% +7.95%
LDAP
Scotland

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

Communications & Networking Category
Edinburgh
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
253 129 136
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Edinburgh 16.73% 9.21% 11.38%
Number of salaries quoted 149 92 74
Average salary £34,000 £35,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-2.85% -
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £25,500 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £55,000 £72,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

LDAP
Jobs Demand Trend in Edinburgh

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

LDAP Jobs Demand Trend in Edinburgh

LDAP
Salary Trend in Edinburgh

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

LDAP Salary Trend in Edinburgh

LDAP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Edinburgh

For the 6 months to 23 October 2014, IT jobs across the Edinburgh 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%) Windows
2 12 (66.67%) Linux
3 11 (61.11%) UNIX
4 10 (55.56%) Oracle
4 10 (55.56%) Active Directory
5 9 (50.00%) Solaris
6 8 (44.44%) TCP/IP
6 8 (44.44%) DNS
6 8 (44.44%) Banking
7 7 (38.89%) Microsoft
8 6 (33.33%) Red Hat
8 6 (33.33%) Finance
9 5 (27.78%) Sun
10 4 (22.22%) RDBMS
10 4 (22.22%) SSL
10 4 (22.22%) FTP
10 4 (22.22%) HTTP
10 4 (22.22%) Oracle RMAN
10 4 (22.22%) Information Security
10 4 (22.22%) SQLPlus
10 4 (22.22%) Firewall
10 4 (22.22%) Data Security
10 4 (22.22%) Management Information System
10 4 (22.22%) Retail
10 4 (22.22%) SSH
10 4 (22.22%) Intrusion Detection
10 4 (22.22%) GCIA
10 4 (22.22%) GSEC
10 4 (22.22%) GCIH
10 4 (22.22%) Degree

LDAP
Top Related IT Skills in Edinburgh by Category

For the 6 months to 23 October 2014, IT jobs across the Edinburgh 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 (11.11%) SharePoint
1 2 (11.11%) Apache
2 1 (5.56%) Tomcat
2 1 (5.56%) MS Exchange
2 1 (5.56%) SharePoint Server
2 1 (5.56%) Lync
Business Applications
1 1 (5.56%) SAP Oil and Gas
Communications & Networking
1 8 (44.44%) TCP/IP
1 8 (44.44%) DNS
2 4 (22.22%) SSL
2 4 (22.22%) FTP
2 4 (22.22%) HTTP
2 4 (22.22%) SSH
2 4 (22.22%) Intrusion Detection
2 4 (22.22%) Wireshark
2 4 (22.22%) Firewall
2 4 (22.22%) Network Security
2 4 (22.22%) OpenLDAP
2 4 (22.22%) tcpdump
3 1 (5.56%) IPsec
3 1 (5.56%) Cisco IOS
3 1 (5.56%) WAN
3 1 (5.56%) DHCP
3 1 (5.56%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (22.22%) RDBMS
1 4 (22.22%) SQLPlus
1 4 (22.22%) Oracle Database
1 4 (22.22%) Relational Database
2 1 (5.56%) MySQL
2 1 (5.56%) SQL Server
General
1 8 (44.44%) Banking
2 6 (33.33%) Finance
3 4 (22.22%) Retail
3 4 (22.22%) Retail Banking
3 4 (22.22%) International Banking
4 1 (5.56%) Marketing
4 1 (5.56%) Investment Banking
4 1 (5.56%) Manufacturing
4 1 (5.56%) Games
4 1 (5.56%) Electronics
4 1 (5.56%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 6 (33.33%) Analyst
2 4 (22.22%) Security Analyst
2 4 (22.22%) Technical Leader
3 3 (16.67%) Technical Specialist
4 2 (11.11%) Senior Technical Analyst
4 2 (11.11%) Technical Analyst
4 2 (11.11%) Senior Analyst
5 1 (5.56%) Infrastructure Engineer
5 1 (5.56%) Systems Engineer
5 1 (5.56%) Support Specialist
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (22.22%) Regular Expression
Miscellaneous
1 4 (22.22%) Management Information System
1 4 (22.22%) Computer Science
2 2 (11.11%) PKI
3 1 (5.56%) Open Source
3 1 (5.56%) DTV
Operating Systems
1 13 (72.22%) Windows
2 12 (66.67%) Linux
3 11 (61.11%) UNIX
4 9 (50.00%) Solaris
5 3 (16.67%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 2 (11.11%) Windows 2000
6 2 (11.11%) Windows Server 2003
6 2 (11.11%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (22.22%) Data Security
1 4 (22.22%) Information Security
2 2 (11.11%) ITIL
3 1 (5.56%) Business Intelligence
3 1 (5.56%) Programme Management
3 1 (5.56%) Digital Marketing
3 1 (5.56%) Network Monitoring
Programming Languages
1 3 (16.67%) PowerShell
2 2 (11.11%) Bash Shell
2 2 (11.11%) VBScript
3 1 (5.56%) Python
3 1 (5.56%) Perl
Qualifications
1 4 (22.22%) GCIA
1 4 (22.22%) GSEC
1 4 (22.22%) GCIH
1 4 (22.22%) Degree
1 4 (22.22%) GWAPT
1 4 (22.22%) GPEN
1 4 (22.22%) OSCP
1 4 (22.22%) OSCE
System Software
1 10 (55.56%) Active Directory
2 4 (22.22%) Oracle RMAN
2 4 (22.22%) Oracle RAC
3 3 (16.67%) DFS Replication
4 1 (5.56%) Novell eDirectory
Systems Management
1 4 (22.22%) Data Guard
2 2 (11.11%) SCOM
3 1 (5.56%) Tivoli
3 1 (5.56%) CA SiteMinder
3 1 (5.56%) SCCM
Vendors
1 10 (55.56%) Oracle
2 7 (38.89%) Microsoft
3 6 (33.33%) Red Hat
4 5 (27.78%) Sun
5 2 (11.11%) HP
6 1 (5.56%) CA
6 1 (5.56%) NetApp
6 1 (5.56%) Remedy
6 1 (5.56%) Perforce
6 1 (5.56%) VMware
6 1 (5.56%) Brocade
6 1 (5.56%) SAP
6 1 (5.56%) Cisco