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 19 December 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
19 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Lightweight Directory Access Protocol (LDAP)
Rank 94 93 -
Rank change year-on-year
-1 -
Permanent jobs citing LDAP 12 10 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Edinburgh 0.85% 0.69% -
As % of the Communications & Networking category 6.82% 6.58% -
Number of salaries quoted 2 10 0
Average salary £35,000 £41,500 -
Average salary % change year-on-year
-15.66% -
UK excluding London average salary £50,000 £48,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+3.09% +14.11%
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
176 152 174
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Edinburgh 12.47% 10.47% 14.55%
Number of salaries quoted 107 105 83
Average salary £34,000 £36,895 £37,250
Average salary % change year-on-year
-7.84% -0.95%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,500 £28,900 £29,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £57,500 £70,000
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
Salary Histogram in Edinburgh

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing LDAP across the Edinburgh region over the 3 months to 19 December 2014.

LDAP Salary Histogram in Edinburgh

LDAP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Edinburgh

For the 6 months to 19 December 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 14 (70.00%) Windows
2 13 (65.00%) Linux
3 12 (60.00%) UNIX
4 10 (50.00%) Solaris
4 10 (50.00%) Oracle
4 10 (50.00%) Active Directory
5 9 (45.00%) Banking
5 9 (45.00%) TCP/IP
6 8 (40.00%) DNS
6 8 (40.00%) Red Hat
7 7 (35.00%) Microsoft
8 6 (30.00%) Firewall
9 5 (25.00%) Degree
9 5 (25.00%) HTTP
9 5 (25.00%) Computer Science
9 5 (25.00%) Sun
9 5 (25.00%) SSL
9 5 (25.00%) Finance
10 4 (20.00%) Retail Banking
10 4 (20.00%) International Banking
10 4 (20.00%) FTP
10 4 (20.00%) RDBMS
10 4 (20.00%) SQLPlus
10 4 (20.00%) Oracle Database
10 4 (20.00%) Relational Database
10 4 (20.00%) Data Security
10 4 (20.00%) Information Security
10 4 (20.00%) Management Information System
10 4 (20.00%) Oracle RMAN
10 4 (20.00%) Oracle RAC

LDAP
Top Related IT Skills in Edinburgh by Category

For the 6 months to 19 December 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 (10.00%) Apache
2 1 (5.00%) SharePoint
2 1 (5.00%) nginx
Cloud Services
1 1 (5.00%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 9 (45.00%) TCP/IP
2 8 (40.00%) DNS
3 6 (30.00%) Firewall
4 5 (25.00%) SSL
4 5 (25.00%) HTTP
5 4 (20.00%) FTP
5 4 (20.00%) SSH
5 4 (20.00%) Intrusion Detection
5 4 (20.00%) Wireshark
5 4 (20.00%) Network Security
5 4 (20.00%) OpenLDAP
5 4 (20.00%) tcpdump
6 1 (5.00%) SMTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (20.00%) RDBMS
1 4 (20.00%) SQLPlus
1 4 (20.00%) Oracle Database
1 4 (20.00%) Relational Database
General
1 9 (45.00%) Banking
2 5 (25.00%) Finance
3 4 (20.00%) Retail
3 4 (20.00%) Retail Banking
3 4 (20.00%) International Banking
4 1 (5.00%) Investment Banking
Job Titles
1 6 (30.00%) Analyst
2 4 (20.00%) Security Analyst
2 4 (20.00%) Technical Leader
3 3 (15.00%) Technical Specialist
4 2 (10.00%) Senior Technical Analyst
4 2 (10.00%) Technical Analyst
4 2 (10.00%) Senior Analyst
5 1 (5.00%) Infrastructure Engineer
5 1 (5.00%) Systems Administrator
5 1 (5.00%) Systems Engineer
5 1 (5.00%) Support Specialist
5 1 (5.00%) Administrator
5 1 (5.00%) Junior Systems Administrator
5 1 (5.00%) Junior
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (20.00%) Regular Expression
2 1 (5.00%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 5 (25.00%) Computer Science
2 4 (20.00%) Management Information System
3 2 (10.00%) PKI
Operating Systems
1 14 (70.00%) Windows
2 13 (65.00%) Linux
3 12 (60.00%) UNIX
4 10 (50.00%) Solaris
5 3 (15.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 2 (10.00%) Windows Server 2008
6 2 (10.00%) Windows 2000
6 2 (10.00%) Windows Server 2003
7 1 (5.00%) Fedora
7 1 (5.00%) Ubuntu
7 1 (5.00%) CentOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (20.00%) Data Security
1 4 (20.00%) Information Security
2 2 (10.00%) ITIL
3 1 (5.00%) Configuration Management
3 1 (5.00%) Agile Software Development
3 1 (5.00%) Network Monitoring
Programming Languages
1 3 (15.00%) Perl
1 3 (15.00%) VBScript
1 3 (15.00%) PowerShell
2 2 (10.00%) Bash Shell
3 1 (5.00%) Python
3 1 (5.00%) PHP
Qualifications
1 5 (25.00%) Degree
2 4 (20.00%) GWAPT
2 4 (20.00%) GPEN
2 4 (20.00%) OSCP
2 4 (20.00%) OSCE
2 4 (20.00%) GCIA
2 4 (20.00%) GSEC
2 4 (20.00%) GCIH
System Software
1 10 (50.00%) Active Directory
2 4 (20.00%) Oracle RMAN
2 4 (20.00%) Oracle RAC
3 2 (10.00%) DFS Replication
4 1 (5.00%) NFS
4 1 (5.00%) Novell eDirectory
Systems Management
1 4 (20.00%) Data Guard
2 2 (10.00%) SCOM
3 1 (5.00%) Puppet
3 1 (5.00%) Opscode Chef
3 1 (5.00%) Tivoli
3 1 (5.00%) CA SiteMinder
Vendors
1 10 (50.00%) Oracle
2 8 (40.00%) Red Hat
3 7 (35.00%) Microsoft
4 5 (25.00%) Sun
5 2 (10.00%) HP
6 1 (5.00%) CA
6 1 (5.00%) Remedy
6 1 (5.00%) Rackspace
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