The table below looks at the statistics for LDAP skills in IT jobs advertised for the Hertfordshire region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited LDAP over the 3 months to 29 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
29 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Lightweight Directory Access Protocol (LDAP)
Rank 136 119 158
Rank change year-on-year
-17 +39
Permanent jobs citing LDAP 12 11 3
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Hertfordshire 0.51% 0.55% 0.10%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 2.41% 2.25% 0.45%
Number of salaries quoted 7 9 3
Average salary £49,000 £37,500 £47,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+30.66% -21.05%
UK excluding London average salary £47,500 £43,000 £44,000
% change year-on-year
+10.46% -2.27%
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 Hertfordshire region.

Communications & Networking Category
Hertfordshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
498 488 666
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Hertfordshire 21.11% 24.29% 23.11%
Number of salaries quoted 391 323 490
Average salary £45,000 £42,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.88% +6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £24,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £60,000 £62,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

LDAP
Jobs Demand Trend in Hertfordshire

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

LDAP Jobs Demand Trend in Hertfordshire

LDAP
Salary Trend in Hertfordshire

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

LDAP Salary Trend in Hertfordshire

LDAP
Salary Histogram in Hertfordshire

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing LDAP across the Hertfordshire region over the 3 months to 29 August 2014.

LDAP Salary Histogram in Hertfordshire

LDAP
Job Locations in Hertfordshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing LDAP within the Hertfordshire region over the 3 months to 29 August 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
Watford -10 3 £65,000 -
Bishop's Stortford - 2 £45,000 -
Hemel Hempstead - 1 - -
LDAP
East of England

LDAP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Hertfordshire

For the 6 months to 29 August 2014, IT jobs across the Hertfordshire 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 11 (52.38%) Solaris
2 10 (47.62%) Linux
2 10 (47.62%) UNIX
3 9 (42.86%) Sun
4 8 (38.10%) DNS
5 7 (33.33%) HP
5 7 (33.33%) Oracle
5 7 (33.33%) Shell Script
6 6 (28.57%) TCP/IP
6 6 (28.57%) SAN
7 5 (23.81%) Veritas
7 5 (23.81%) Red Hat
7 5 (23.81%) Cisco
7 5 (23.81%) WebLogic
7 5 (23.81%) Web Services
7 5 (23.81%) Python
7 5 (23.81%) VMware
7 5 (23.81%) PKI
7 5 (23.81%) Degree
7 5 (23.81%) Amazon AWS
8 4 (19.05%) vSphere
8 4 (19.05%) Capacity Planning
8 4 (19.05%) Puppet
8 4 (19.05%) Performance Tuning
8 4 (19.05%) Veritas File System
8 4 (19.05%) NAS
8 4 (19.05%) SSH
8 4 (19.05%) Finance
8 4 (19.05%) BMC PATROL
8 4 (19.05%) AIX

LDAP
Top Related IT Skills in Hertfordshire by Category

For the 6 months to 29 August 2014, IT jobs across the Hertfordshire 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 5 (23.81%) WebLogic
2 3 (14.29%) Apache
3 2 (9.52%) WebSphere
4 1 (4.76%) MS Exchange
4 1 (4.76%) Exchange Server 2003
Applications
1 3 (14.29%) MS Excel
2 2 (9.52%) MS Visio
2 2 (9.52%) MS Office
3 1 (4.76%) MS Project
3 1 (4.76%) MS PowerPoint
Cloud Services
1 5 (23.81%) Amazon AWS
2 2 (9.52%) PaaS
2 2 (9.52%) Google Compute Engine
2 2 (9.52%) Cloud Computing
2 2 (9.52%) Amazon EC2
2 2 (9.52%) Google App Engine
Communications & Networking
1 8 (38.10%) DNS
2 6 (28.57%) TCP/IP
2 6 (28.57%) SAN
3 4 (19.05%) SSH
3 4 (19.05%) NAS
4 3 (14.29%) SIGTRAN
5 2 (9.52%) 4G
5 2 (9.52%) DHCP
5 2 (9.52%) Internet
5 2 (9.52%) HTTP
6 1 (4.76%) IPX
6 1 (4.76%) PPP
6 1 (4.76%) SNMP
6 1 (4.76%) ATM
6 1 (4.76%) ISDN
6 1 (4.76%) LAN
6 1 (4.76%) WLAN
6 1 (4.76%) WAN
6 1 (4.76%) 802.11
6 1 (4.76%) MPLS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (9.52%) Oracle Database 11g
1 2 (9.52%) NoSQL
1 2 (9.52%) Amazon RDS
1 2 (9.52%) Oracle Database
1 2 (9.52%) Relational Database
1 2 (9.52%) RDBMS
2 1 (4.76%) NonStop SQL
General
1 4 (19.05%) Finance
2 3 (14.29%) Telecoms
2 3 (14.29%) Banking
3 1 (4.76%) Games
Job Titles
1 5 (23.81%) Consultant
2 3 (14.29%) UNIX Engineer
2 3 (14.29%) Administrator
2 3 (14.29%) Senior UNIX Engineer
3 2 (9.52%) Network Designer
3 2 (9.52%) Support Engineer
3 2 (9.52%) Software Developer
3 2 (9.52%) Architect
3 2 (9.52%) Management Consultant
3 2 (9.52%) Developer
3 2 (9.52%) Designer
3 2 (9.52%) Solaris Administrator
4 1 (4.76%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
4 1 (4.76%) Senior Designer
4 1 (4.76%) Technology Manager
4 1 (4.76%) Cloud Engineer
4 1 (4.76%) 3rd Line Support
4 1 (4.76%) Systems Administrator
4 1 (4.76%) Development Manager
4 1 (4.76%) Senior Network Designer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (23.81%) Web Services
2 4 (19.05%) J2EE
3 2 (9.52%) .NET
3 2 (9.52%) SOAP
4 1 (4.76%) JDBC
4 1 (4.76%) Middleware
4 1 (4.76%) REST
Miscellaneous
1 5 (23.81%) PKI
2 2 (9.52%) Computer Science
2 2 (9.52%) Management Information System
3 1 (4.76%) AS400
3 1 (4.76%) Replication
3 1 (4.76%) Tandem
3 1 (4.76%) Open Source
3 1 (4.76%) Firmware
3 1 (4.76%) Mainframe
Operating Systems
1 11 (52.38%) Solaris
2 10 (47.62%) Linux
2 10 (47.62%) UNIX
3 4 (19.05%) AIX
4 2 (9.52%) Windows
4 2 (9.52%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 1 (4.76%) Windows Server 2012
5 1 (4.76%) Windows Server 2008
5 1 (4.76%) HPUX
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (19.05%) Capacity Planning
1 4 (19.05%) Performance Tuning
2 3 (14.29%) Performance Management
2 3 (14.29%) ITIL
2 3 (14.29%) Project Management
2 3 (14.29%) Disaster Recovery
2 3 (14.29%) Identity Management
2 3 (14.29%) Business Continuity
3 2 (9.52%) Information Security
3 2 (9.52%) Network Design
3 2 (9.52%) Software Engineering
3 2 (9.52%) Supplier Management
3 2 (9.52%) Requirements Analysis
3 2 (9.52%) CRM
3 2 (9.52%) Scrum
3 2 (9.52%) Analytics
4 1 (4.76%) Product Management
4 1 (4.76%) Budget Control
4 1 (4.76%) ITIL V3
4 1 (4.76%) SIEM
Programming Languages
1 7 (33.33%) Shell Script
2 5 (23.81%) Python
3 4 (19.05%) Java
4 3 (14.29%) Perl
4 3 (14.29%) Bourne shell
4 3 (14.29%) C-shell
5 2 (9.52%) VB
5 2 (9.52%) VB.NET
5 2 (9.52%) C#
6 1 (4.76%) AWK
6 1 (4.76%) Erlang
6 1 (4.76%) SQL
6 1 (4.76%) Bash Shell
6 1 (4.76%) sed
Qualifications
1 5 (23.81%) Degree
2 1 (4.76%) HND
2 1 (4.76%) CCNP
2 1 (4.76%) CCNA
2 1 (4.76%) CISSP
2 1 (4.76%) Cisco Certification
2 1 (4.76%) OCA
2 1 (4.76%) Oracle Certification
2 1 (4.76%) ITIL Certification
2 1 (4.76%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (4.76%) SLA
System Software
1 4 (19.05%) Veritas File System
1 4 (19.05%) vSphere
2 3 (14.29%) Hyper-V
2 3 (14.29%) VMware ESX
2 3 (14.29%) Oracle RAC
3 2 (9.52%) VMware Infrastructure
3 2 (9.52%) Sendmail
3 2 (9.52%) Veritas Volume Manager
3 2 (9.52%) Veritas Cluster Server
3 2 (9.52%) Samba
4 1 (4.76%) Tivoli Directory Server
4 1 (4.76%) VMware ESXi
4 1 (4.76%) vCloud
4 1 (4.76%) ACF2
4 1 (4.76%) NFS
4 1 (4.76%) ISA Server
4 1 (4.76%) RACF
Systems Management
1 4 (19.05%) BMC PATROL
1 4 (19.05%) Puppet
2 2 (9.52%) Oracle Identity Manager
2 2 (9.52%) OpenView
2 2 (9.52%) Tivoli
3 1 (4.76%) Tivoli Identity Manager
3 1 (4.76%) CiscoWorks
3 1 (4.76%) SCOM
3 1 (4.76%) ZABBIX
3 1 (4.76%) SolarWinds Orion
3 1 (4.76%) Forefront Identity Manager
Vendors
1 9 (42.86%) Sun
2 7 (33.33%) HP
2 7 (33.33%) Oracle
3 5 (23.81%) Cisco
3 5 (23.81%) Veritas
3 5 (23.81%) Red Hat
3 5 (23.81%) VMware
4 4 (19.05%) BMC
5 3 (14.29%) EMC
6 2 (9.52%) Ericsson
6 2 (9.52%) Google
6 2 (9.52%) SAP
6 2 (9.52%) Nokia Solutions and Networks
6 2 (9.52%) Microsoft
7 1 (4.76%) Aruba
7 1 (4.76%) ArcSight
7 1 (4.76%) IBM
7 1 (4.76%) Dell
7 1 (4.76%) Compuware
7 1 (4.76%) SolarWinds