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 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 94 - -
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Permanent jobs citing LDAP 6 0 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Kent 0.59% - -
As % of the Communications & Networking category 2.65% - -
Number of salaries quoted 4 0 0
Average salary £67,500 - -
UK excluding London average salary £47,500 £43,000 £44,000
% change year-on-year
+10.46% -2.27%
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
226 228 172
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Kent 22.07% 20.75% 21.39%
Number of salaries quoted 189 200 152
Average salary £40,000 £37,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.66% -6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,800 £24,000 £28,500
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £60,000 £52,500
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 29 August 2014, 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 10 (100.00%) Perl
1 10 (100.00%) MySQL
1 10 (100.00%) Linux
1 10 (100.00%) DNS
1 10 (100.00%) Red Hat
1 10 (100.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
2 9 (90.00%) Apache
3 8 (80.00%) Tomcat
3 8 (80.00%) Windows
3 8 (80.00%) Load Balancing
4 7 (70.00%) Atlassian Bamboo
4 7 (70.00%) Banking
4 7 (70.00%) Finance
4 7 (70.00%) NetBackup
4 7 (70.00%) AIX
4 7 (70.00%) Solaris
4 7 (70.00%) Oracle
4 7 (70.00%) UNIX
4 7 (70.00%) NFS
4 7 (70.00%) Control-M
4 7 (70.00%) IBM
4 7 (70.00%) Sun
4 7 (70.00%) OpenView
4 7 (70.00%) HP
4 7 (70.00%) Dell
4 7 (70.00%) SAN
4 7 (70.00%) Veritas
4 7 (70.00%) Puppet
4 7 (70.00%) Opscode Chef
5 6 (60.00%) DevOps

LDAP
Top Related IT Skills in Kent by Category

For the 6 months to 29 August 2014, 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 9 (90.00%) Apache
2 8 (80.00%) Tomcat
Communications & Networking
1 10 (100.00%) DNS
2 7 (70.00%) SAN
3 5 (50.00%) Firewall
3 5 (50.00%) VLAN
3 5 (50.00%) VPN
4 3 (30.00%) DHCP
4 3 (30.00%) Kerberos
5 2 (20.00%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (100.00%) MySQL
2 3 (30.00%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 7 (70.00%) Atlassian Bamboo
General
1 7 (70.00%) Finance
1 7 (70.00%) Banking
2 2 (20.00%) Legal
2 2 (20.00%) Marketing
3 1 (10.00%) Investment Banking
Job Titles
1 4 (40.00%) Systems Administrator
1 4 (40.00%) Administrator
2 3 (30.00%) Consultant
2 3 (30.00%) Linux Systems Administrator
2 3 (30.00%) Linux Administrator
3 2 (20.00%) UNIX Consultant
3 2 (20.00%) UNIX Engineer
3 2 (20.00%) Technical Consultant
4 1 (10.00%) Senior Consultant
4 1 (10.00%) UNIX Systems Administrator
4 1 (10.00%) Team Leader
4 1 (10.00%) UNIX Administrator
4 1 (10.00%) Senior Technical Consultant
4 1 (10.00%) UNIX Support
4 1 (10.00%) Senior UNIX Consultant
4 1 (10.00%) Senior UNIX Engineer
4 1 (10.00%) UNIX Team Leader
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (50.00%) YAML
Miscellaneous
1 2 (20.00%) HACMP
1 2 (20.00%) Management Information System
1 2 (20.00%) Clustering
Operating Systems
1 10 (100.00%) Linux
1 10 (100.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
2 8 (80.00%) Windows
3 7 (70.00%) AIX
3 7 (70.00%) Solaris
3 7 (70.00%) UNIX
4 3 (30.00%) Debian
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (80.00%) Load Balancing
2 6 (60.00%) Disaster Recovery
2 6 (60.00%) DevOps
3 2 (20.00%) Project Management
3 2 (20.00%) Performance Analysis
3 2 (20.00%) Incident Management
4 1 (10.00%) Investment Management
Programming Languages
1 10 (100.00%) Perl
2 5 (50.00%) PHP
2 5 (50.00%) C
2 5 (50.00%) C++
2 5 (50.00%) Java
2 5 (50.00%) Python
2 5 (50.00%) Ruby
3 3 (30.00%) SQL
4 2 (20.00%) Shell Script
System Software
1 7 (70.00%) NFS
2 3 (30.00%) VMware ESX
2 3 (30.00%) Squid
2 3 (30.00%) VMware Infrastructure
2 3 (30.00%) Varnish
3 2 (20.00%) Veritas Volume Manager
3 2 (20.00%) Veritas Cluster Server
Systems Management
1 7 (70.00%) OpenView
1 7 (70.00%) Control-M
1 7 (70.00%) NetBackup
1 7 (70.00%) Puppet
1 7 (70.00%) Opscode Chef
2 3 (30.00%) Nagios
Vendors
1 10 (100.00%) Red Hat
2 7 (70.00%) Oracle
2 7 (70.00%) IBM
2 7 (70.00%) Sun
2 7 (70.00%) HP
2 7 (70.00%) Dell
2 7 (70.00%) Veritas
3 6 (60.00%) VMware
4 5 (50.00%) JBoss
5 3 (30.00%) Infoblox