The table below looks at the statistics for LDAP skills in IT jobs advertised for the Essex region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited LDAP over the 3 months to 1 July 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
1 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Lightweight Directory Access Protocol (LDAP)
Rank 74 92 56
Rank change year-on-year
+18 -36
Permanent jobs citing LDAP 29 7 41
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Essex 2.29% 0.53% 3.90%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 14.43% 3.57% 16.21%
Number of salaries quoted 0 5 41
Average salary - £47,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +18.75%
UK excluding London average salary £43,900 £45,750 £47,500
% change year-on-year
-4.04% -3.68%
LDAP
East of England

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

Communications & Networking Category
Essex
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
201 196 253
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Essex 15.89% 14.95% 24.10%
Number of salaries quoted 112 171 207
Average salary £44,500 £37,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+18.66% -6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £22,800 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £55,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £41,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.75% -

LDAP
Jobs Demand Trend in Essex

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

LDAP Jobs Demand Trend in Essex

LDAP
Salary Trend in Essex

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

LDAP Salary Trend in Essex

LDAP
Job Locations in Essex

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing LDAP within the Essex region over the 3 months to 1 July 2015. 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
Brentwood +11 24 - -
LDAP
East of England

LDAP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Essex

For the 6 months to 1 July 2015, IT jobs across the Essex 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 47 (100.00%) DNS
1 47 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 47 (100.00%) VMware
1 47 (100.00%) VMware Infrastructure
2 45 (95.74%) Active Directory
2 45 (95.74%) Citrix
2 45 (95.74%) DHCP
2 45 (95.74%) Windows
3 42 (89.36%) ITIL
3 42 (89.36%) Change Management
4 33 (70.21%) SLA
5 30 (63.83%) Disaster Recovery
5 30 (63.83%) CMDB
5 30 (63.83%) SolarWinds
5 30 (63.83%) Security Patching
6 27 (57.45%) Finance
7 15 (31.91%) Windows Server 2008
7 15 (31.91%) XenServer
7 15 (31.91%) VMware ESX
7 15 (31.91%) SAN
7 15 (31.91%) Windows Server 2003
8 13 (27.66%) Time Management
9 12 (25.53%) Load Balancing
9 12 (25.53%) PowerShell
9 12 (25.53%) XenApp
9 12 (25.53%) Clustering
9 12 (25.53%) Windows 2000
9 12 (25.53%) VBScript
10 3 (6.38%) Change Control
11 2 (4.26%) Firewall

LDAP
Top Related IT Skills in Essex by Category

For the 6 months to 1 July 2015, IT jobs across the Essex 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.

Applications
1 1 (2.13%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 2 (4.26%) Microsoft Azure
1 2 (4.26%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 47 (100.00%) DNS
2 45 (95.74%) DHCP
3 15 (31.91%) SAN
4 2 (4.26%) Internet
4 2 (4.26%) Firewall
4 2 (4.26%) SSL
4 2 (4.26%) VPN
4 2 (4.26%) LAN
4 2 (4.26%) WAN
4 2 (4.26%) SMTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (4.26%) Data Mining
General
1 27 (57.45%) Finance
2 2 (4.26%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 12 (25.53%) 3rd Line Support
2 10 (21.28%) Infrastructure Specialist
3 9 (19.15%) Server Support
4 3 (6.38%) Infrastructure Engineer
4 3 (6.38%) Senior Infrastructure Engineer
5 2 (4.26%) Technical Pre Sales Consultant
5 2 (4.26%) Pre Sales Consultant
5 2 (4.26%) Technical Consultant
5 2 (4.26%) Consultant
5 2 (4.26%) Sales Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (4.26%) .NET
1 2 (4.26%) .NET Framework
Miscellaneous
1 30 (63.83%) CMDB
2 12 (25.53%) Clustering
Operating Systems
1 45 (95.74%) Windows
2 15 (31.91%) Windows Server 2003
2 15 (31.91%) Windows Server 2008
3 12 (25.53%) Windows 2000
4 2 (4.26%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 42 (89.36%) ITIL
1 42 (89.36%) Change Management
2 30 (63.83%) Disaster Recovery
2 30 (63.83%) Security Patching
3 13 (27.66%) Time Management
4 12 (25.53%) Load Balancing
5 3 (6.38%) Change Control
6 2 (4.26%) Kalman Filter
6 2 (4.26%) Malware Detection\Protection
6 2 (4.26%) Product Management
7 1 (2.13%) Fund Management
7 1 (2.13%) Information Security
Programming Languages
1 12 (25.53%) VBScript
1 12 (25.53%) PowerShell
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 33 (70.21%) SLA
System Software
1 47 (100.00%) VMware Infrastructure
2 45 (95.74%) Active Directory
3 15 (31.91%) VMware ESX
3 15 (31.91%) XenServer
4 12 (25.53%) XenApp
5 2 (4.26%) Sendmail
Systems Management
1 2 (4.26%) MIMEsweeper
1 2 (4.26%) MAILsweeper
Vendors
1 47 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 47 (100.00%) VMware
2 45 (95.74%) Citrix
3 30 (63.83%) SolarWinds
4 2 (4.26%) NetApp
4 2 (4.26%) Websense
5 1 (2.13%) HP