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 4 March 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
4 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Lightweight Directory Access Protocol (LDAP)
Rank 94 - 78
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Permanent jobs citing LDAP 5 0 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Kent 0.51% - 0.12%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 2.15% - 0.50%
Number of salaries quoted 2 0 1
Average salary £61,000 - £72,500
UK excluding London average salary £47,500 £50,000 £42,000
% change year-on-year
-5.00% +19.04%
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
233 227 201
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Kent 23.95% 19.72% 24.91%
Number of salaries quoted 208 212 158
Average salary £41,500 £45,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-7.77% +5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £21,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £52,500 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

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 4 March 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 9 (100.00%) Perl
1 9 (100.00%) Linux
1 9 (100.00%) DNS
1 9 (100.00%) Puppet
2 8 (88.89%) Opscode Chef
2 8 (88.89%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
2 8 (88.89%) Veritas Volume Manager
2 8 (88.89%) Veritas Cluster Server
2 8 (88.89%) NFS
2 8 (88.89%) TCP/IP
2 8 (88.89%) UNIX
2 8 (88.89%) AIX
2 8 (88.89%) Solaris
2 8 (88.89%) Veritas
2 8 (88.89%) HACMP
3 7 (77.78%) MySQL
3 7 (77.78%) Python
3 7 (77.78%) Clustering
3 7 (77.78%) Analytical Skills
4 6 (66.67%) Performance Analysis
4 6 (66.67%) Atlassian Bamboo
4 6 (66.67%) NetBackup
4 6 (66.67%) Finance
4 6 (66.67%) Shell Script
4 6 (66.67%) Red Hat
4 6 (66.67%) HP
4 6 (66.67%) Project Management
4 6 (66.67%) Disaster Recovery
5 5 (55.56%) Management Information System
5 5 (55.56%) Dell

LDAP
Top Related IT Skills in Kent by Category

For the 6 months to 4 March 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 4 (44.44%) Apache
Communications & Networking
1 9 (100.00%) DNS
2 8 (88.89%) TCP/IP
3 5 (55.56%) SAN
4 1 (11.11%) Firewall
4 1 (11.11%) Cisco ASA
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (77.78%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 6 (66.67%) Atlassian Bamboo
General
1 6 (66.67%) Finance
2 5 (55.56%) Banking
3 1 (11.11%) Legal
3 1 (11.11%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 4 (44.44%) UNIX Administrator
1 4 (44.44%) Administrator
2 3 (33.33%) Consultant
2 3 (33.33%) Linux Consultant
3 2 (22.22%) UNIX Specialist
3 2 (22.22%) UNIX Systems Administrator
3 2 (22.22%) Systems Administrator
3 2 (22.22%) Technical Consultant
4 1 (11.11%) Architect
4 1 (11.11%) Technical Specialist
4 1 (11.11%) Senior UNIX Administrator
4 1 (11.11%) UNIX Technical Specialist
4 1 (11.11%) Platform Architect
Miscellaneous
1 8 (88.89%) HACMP
2 7 (77.78%) Clustering
2 7 (77.78%) Analytical Skills
3 5 (55.56%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 9 (100.00%) Linux
2 8 (88.89%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
2 8 (88.89%) UNIX
2 8 (88.89%) AIX
2 8 (88.89%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (66.67%) Performance Analysis
1 6 (66.67%) Project Management
1 6 (66.67%) Disaster Recovery
2 3 (33.33%) DevOps
3 1 (11.11%) OOP
3 1 (11.11%) OO
3 1 (11.11%) Incident Management
3 1 (11.11%) Capacity Planning
3 1 (11.11%) Investment Management
Programming Languages
1 9 (100.00%) Perl
2 7 (77.78%) Python
3 6 (66.67%) Shell Script
4 1 (11.11%) PHP
4 1 (11.11%) Bash Shell
System Software
1 8 (88.89%) Veritas Volume Manager
1 8 (88.89%) Veritas Cluster Server
1 8 (88.89%) NFS
2 1 (11.11%) Squid
Systems Management
1 9 (100.00%) Puppet
2 8 (88.89%) Opscode Chef
3 6 (66.67%) NetBackup
4 5 (55.56%) Control-M
4 5 (55.56%) OpenView
Vendors
1 8 (88.89%) Veritas
2 6 (66.67%) Red Hat
2 6 (66.67%) HP
3 5 (55.56%) Dell
3 5 (55.56%) IBM
3 5 (55.56%) Sun
3 5 (55.56%) Oracle
4 3 (33.33%) Symantec
5 1 (11.11%) CheckPoint
5 1 (11.11%) Cisco