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 22 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
22 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Lightweight Directory Access Protocol (LDAP)
Rank 95 95 85
Rank change year-on-year
0 -10
Permanent jobs citing LDAP 9 2 5
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Edinburgh 0.60% 0.16% 0.42%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 4.33% 2.22% 3.88%
Number of salaries quoted 1 1 5
Average salary £35,000 £40,000 £36,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-12.50% +11.11%
UK excluding London average salary £46,500 £43,000 £44,000
% change year-on-year
+8.13% -2.27%
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
208 90 129
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Edinburgh 13.88% 7.37% 10.88%
Number of salaries quoted 123 57 79
Average salary £35,000 £32,500 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+7.69% -
90% offered a salary of more than £24,000 £28,500 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £45,000 £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
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Edinburgh

For the 6 months to 22 August 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 10 (58.82%) Linux
1 10 (58.82%) Windows
2 8 (47.06%) TCP/IP
2 8 (47.06%) Oracle
3 6 (35.29%) DNS
3 6 (35.29%) Finance
4 5 (29.41%) Firewall
4 5 (29.41%) HTTP
4 5 (29.41%) Information Security
5 4 (23.53%) GCIA
5 4 (23.53%) GSEC
5 4 (23.53%) GCIH
5 4 (23.53%) Oracle RMAN
5 4 (23.53%) Banking
5 4 (23.53%) Retail
5 4 (23.53%) SSH
5 4 (23.53%) Intrusion Detection
5 4 (23.53%) Degree
5 4 (23.53%) Wireshark
5 4 (23.53%) Computer Science
5 4 (23.53%) Oracle RAC
5 4 (23.53%) Retail Banking
5 4 (23.53%) International Banking
5 4 (23.53%) Network Security
5 4 (23.53%) Data Guard
5 4 (23.53%) tcpdump
5 4 (23.53%) GWAPT
5 4 (23.53%) GPEN
5 4 (23.53%) OSCP
5 4 (23.53%) OSCE

LDAP
Top Related IT Skills in Edinburgh by Category

For the 6 months to 22 August 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 (11.76%) Drupal
2 1 (5.88%) Apache
2 1 (5.88%) Tomcat
2 1 (5.88%) SharePoint
2 1 (5.88%) MS Exchange
2 1 (5.88%) SharePoint Server
2 1 (5.88%) Lync
Business Applications
1 1 (5.88%) SAP Oil and Gas
Communications & Networking
1 8 (47.06%) TCP/IP
2 6 (35.29%) DNS
3 5 (29.41%) Firewall
3 5 (29.41%) HTTP
4 4 (23.53%) SSH
4 4 (23.53%) Intrusion Detection
4 4 (23.53%) Wireshark
4 4 (23.53%) Network Security
4 4 (23.53%) tcpdump
4 4 (23.53%) FTP
5 2 (11.76%) IPsec
6 1 (5.88%) WAN
6 1 (5.88%) DHCP
6 1 (5.88%) Kerberos
6 1 (5.88%) SAN
6 1 (5.88%) SSL
6 1 (5.88%) TACACS
6 1 (5.88%) Cisco IOS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (23.53%) RDBMS
1 4 (23.53%) SQLPlus
1 4 (23.53%) Oracle Database
1 4 (23.53%) Relational Database
2 1 (5.88%) SQL Server
2 1 (5.88%) MySQL
2 1 (5.88%) PowerCenter
Development Applications
1 2 (11.76%) TestNG
1 2 (11.76%) JUnit
1 2 (11.76%) Eclipse
2 1 (5.88%) Ant
2 1 (5.88%) Maven
General
1 6 (35.29%) Finance
2 4 (23.53%) Banking
2 4 (23.53%) Retail
2 4 (23.53%) Retail Banking
2 4 (23.53%) International Banking
3 2 (11.76%) Electronics
4 1 (5.88%) Telecoms
4 1 (5.88%) Manufacturing
4 1 (5.88%) Games
4 1 (5.88%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 6 (35.29%) Developer
2 5 (29.41%) Analyst
2 5 (29.41%) Security Analyst
3 4 (23.53%) Technical Leader
4 2 (11.76%) Java Developer
5 1 (5.88%) Senior IT Security Analyst
5 1 (5.88%) Systems Engineer
5 1 (5.88%) Senior Developer
5 1 (5.88%) Lead Developer
5 1 (5.88%) Senior Java Developer
5 1 (5.88%) Senior Security Analyst
5 1 (5.88%) Senior Analyst
5 1 (5.88%) Architect
5 1 (5.88%) IT Security Analyst
5 1 (5.88%) Lead Java Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (23.53%) .NET
1 4 (23.53%) Regular Expression
2 2 (11.76%) RichFaces
2 2 (11.76%) Drools
2 2 (11.76%) jBPM
2 2 (11.76%) Ajax
2 2 (11.76%) JSF
2 2 (11.76%) JNDI
2 2 (11.76%) JAAS
2 2 (11.76%) Hibernate
2 2 (11.76%) HTML
2 2 (11.76%) CSS
2 2 (11.76%) XML
2 2 (11.76%) XSLT
2 2 (11.76%) Java EE
3 1 (5.88%) LAMP
3 1 (5.88%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 4 (23.53%) Computer Science
1 4 (23.53%) Management Information System
2 3 (17.65%) Open Source
3 1 (5.88%) DTV
3 1 (5.88%) PKI
Operating Systems
1 10 (58.82%) Linux
1 10 (58.82%) Windows
2 4 (23.53%) UNIX
2 4 (23.53%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (29.41%) Information Security
2 4 (23.53%) Data Security
3 2 (11.76%) BPMN
3 2 (11.76%) Continuous Integration
3 2 (11.76%) Workflow
3 2 (11.76%) TDD
3 2 (11.76%) SOA
4 1 (5.88%) Kalman Filter
4 1 (5.88%) Network Monitoring
4 1 (5.88%) Master Data Management
4 1 (5.88%) Business Intelligence
4 1 (5.88%) ETL
4 1 (5.88%) Data Modelling
4 1 (5.88%) Validation
4 1 (5.88%) Stakeholder Management
4 1 (5.88%) Project Management
4 1 (5.88%) Programme Management
4 1 (5.88%) Penetration Testing
4 1 (5.88%) Computer Forensics
4 1 (5.88%) Vulnerability Assessment
Programming Languages
1 4 (23.53%) SQL
1 4 (23.53%) VB
2 2 (11.76%) Java
2 2 (11.76%) JavaScript
3 1 (5.88%) Python
3 1 (5.88%) PowerShell
3 1 (5.88%) Bash Shell
Qualifications
1 4 (23.53%) GCIA
1 4 (23.53%) GSEC
1 4 (23.53%) GCIH
1 4 (23.53%) Degree
1 4 (23.53%) GWAPT
1 4 (23.53%) GPEN
1 4 (23.53%) OSCP
1 4 (23.53%) OSCE
2 1 (5.88%) GIAC
2 1 (5.88%) CISSP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (5.88%) Data Quality
System Software
1 4 (23.53%) Oracle RMAN
1 4 (23.53%) Oracle RAC
2 2 (11.76%) Active Directory
3 1 (5.88%) Tivoli Workload Scheduler
3 1 (5.88%) VMware Workstation
3 1 (5.88%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (5.88%) DFS Replication
Systems Management
1 4 (23.53%) Data Guard
2 1 (5.88%) Tivoli
2 1 (5.88%) SCCM
Vendors
1 8 (47.06%) Oracle
2 2 (11.76%) VMware
2 2 (11.76%) Cisco
2 2 (11.76%) JBoss
3 1 (5.88%) Twitter
3 1 (5.88%) SAP
3 1 (5.88%) Perforce
3 1 (5.88%) Juniper
3 1 (5.88%) Informatica
3 1 (5.88%) NetApp
3 1 (5.88%) Microsoft
3 1 (5.88%) Sun
3 1 (5.88%) Brocade
3 1 (5.88%) F5