The table below looks at the statistics for LDAP skills in IT jobs advertised for the Kent region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited LDAP over the 3 months to 17 April 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
17 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Lightweight Directory Access Protocol (LDAP)
Rank 86 108 94
Rank change year-on-year
+22 -14
Permanent jobs citing LDAP 5 4 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Kent 0.52% 0.32% 0.082%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 2.08% 1.59% 0.40%
Number of salaries quoted 2 1 1
Average salary £69,000 £80,000 £72,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-13.75% +10.34%
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £47,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year
-5.26% +11.76%
LDAP
South East

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

Communications & Networking Category
Kent
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
240 251 249
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Kent 25.03% 19.97% 20.46%
Number of salaries quoted 212 226 208
Average salary £42,500 £42,500 £42,500
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £21,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £55,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+5.00% -

LDAP
Jobs Demand Trend in Kent

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

LDAP Jobs Demand Trend in Kent

LDAP
Salary Trend in Kent

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

LDAP Salary Trend in Kent

LDAP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Kent

For the 6 months to 17 April 2015, IT jobs across the Kent 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 (100.00%) Perl
1 11 (100.00%) Linux
1 11 (100.00%) DNS
1 11 (100.00%) Puppet
2 10 (90.91%) Opscode Chef
2 10 (90.91%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
2 10 (90.91%) Veritas Volume Manager
2 10 (90.91%) Veritas Cluster Server
2 10 (90.91%) Python
2 10 (90.91%) NFS
2 10 (90.91%) TCP/IP
2 10 (90.91%) UNIX
2 10 (90.91%) AIX
2 10 (90.91%) Solaris
2 10 (90.91%) Veritas
2 10 (90.91%) HACMP
3 9 (81.82%) MySQL
3 9 (81.82%) Analytical Skills
3 9 (81.82%) Clustering
4 8 (72.73%) NetBackup
4 8 (72.73%) Disaster Recovery
4 8 (72.73%) Finance
4 8 (72.73%) Atlassian Bamboo
4 8 (72.73%) Performance Analysis
4 8 (72.73%) Shell Script
4 8 (72.73%) Red Hat
4 8 (72.73%) HP
4 8 (72.73%) Project Management
5 7 (63.64%) SAN
5 7 (63.64%) Control-M

LDAP
Top Related IT Skills in Kent by Category

For the 6 months to 17 April 2015, IT jobs across the Kent 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 (45.45%) Apache
Communications & Networking
1 11 (100.00%) DNS
2 10 (90.91%) TCP/IP
3 7 (63.64%) SAN
4 1 (9.09%) Firewall
4 1 (9.09%) Cisco ASA
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (81.82%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 8 (72.73%) Atlassian Bamboo
General
1 8 (72.73%) Finance
2 7 (63.64%) Banking
Job Titles
1 4 (36.36%) Consultant
2 3 (27.27%) Technical Consultant
2 3 (27.27%) Administrator
2 3 (27.27%) UNIX Administrator
2 3 (27.27%) Linux Consultant
3 2 (18.18%) UNIX Systems Engineer
3 2 (18.18%) UNIX Specialist
3 2 (18.18%) UNIX Engineer
3 2 (18.18%) Systems Engineer
4 1 (9.09%) Architect
4 1 (9.09%) Systems Administrator
4 1 (9.09%) Technical Specialist
4 1 (9.09%) UNIX Systems Administrator
4 1 (9.09%) Senior UNIX Administrator
4 1 (9.09%) UNIX Technical Specialist
4 1 (9.09%) Platform Architect
Miscellaneous
1 10 (90.91%) HACMP
2 9 (81.82%) Clustering
2 9 (81.82%) Analytical Skills
3 7 (63.64%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 11 (100.00%) Linux
2 10 (90.91%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
2 10 (90.91%) UNIX
2 10 (90.91%) AIX
2 10 (90.91%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (72.73%) Project Management
1 8 (72.73%) Disaster Recovery
1 8 (72.73%) Performance Analysis
2 4 (36.36%) DevOps
3 1 (9.09%) OOP
3 1 (9.09%) OO
3 1 (9.09%) Investment Management
3 1 (9.09%) Capacity Planning
Programming Languages
1 11 (100.00%) Perl
2 10 (90.91%) Python
3 8 (72.73%) Shell Script
4 3 (27.27%) Bash Shell
5 1 (9.09%) PHP
System Software
1 10 (90.91%) NFS
1 10 (90.91%) Veritas Volume Manager
1 10 (90.91%) Veritas Cluster Server
2 1 (9.09%) Squid
Systems Management
1 11 (100.00%) Puppet
2 10 (90.91%) Opscode Chef
3 8 (72.73%) NetBackup
4 7 (63.64%) OpenView
4 7 (63.64%) Control-M
Vendors
1 10 (90.91%) Veritas
2 8 (72.73%) Red Hat
2 8 (72.73%) HP
3 5 (45.45%) Dell
3 5 (45.45%) Oracle
3 5 (45.45%) IBM
3 5 (45.45%) Sun
3 5 (45.45%) Symantec
4 1 (9.09%) Cisco
4 1 (9.09%) CheckPoint