The table below looks at the statistics for LDAP skills in IT jobs advertised for the Manchester region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited LDAP over the 3 months to 22 May 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
22 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Lightweight Directory Access Protocol (LDAP)
Rank 171 186 185
Rank change year-on-year
+15 -1
Permanent jobs citing LDAP 1 3 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Manchester 0.030% 0.079% 0.049%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 0.19% 0.55% 0.34%
Number of salaries quoted 1 3 2
Average salary £27,000 £42,500 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-36.47% -5.55%
UK excluding London average salary £43,000 £45,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year
-4.44% -
LDAP
North West

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

Communications & Networking Category
Manchester
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
530 550 587
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Manchester 16.14% 14.41% 14.30%
Number of salaries quoted 432 436 491
Average salary £37,500 £35,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+7.14% -
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £22,000 £23,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £50,400 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -

LDAP
Jobs Demand Trend in Manchester

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

LDAP Jobs Demand Trend in Manchester

LDAP
Salary Trend in Manchester

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

LDAP Salary Trend in Manchester

LDAP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Manchester

For the 6 months to 22 May 2015, IT jobs across the Manchester 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 4 (80.00%) Firewall
1 4 (80.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 3 (60.00%) Migration
2 3 (60.00%) ITIL
3 2 (40.00%) Linux
3 2 (40.00%) Cisco
3 2 (40.00%) Microsoft
3 2 (40.00%) Active Directory
3 2 (40.00%) CISSP
3 2 (40.00%) SAN
3 2 (40.00%) Debian
3 2 (40.00%) VMware
3 2 (40.00%) Business Continuity
3 2 (40.00%) Information Security
3 2 (40.00%) CISM
3 2 (40.00%) Disaster Recovery
3 2 (40.00%) MySQL
3 2 (40.00%) Oracle
3 2 (40.00%) SQL Server
3 2 (40.00%) Cisco IOS
3 2 (40.00%) CentOS
3 2 (40.00%) NAS
3 2 (40.00%) OpenVPN
3 2 (40.00%) Office 365
3 2 (40.00%) Analytical Skills
4 1 (20.00%) FreeNAS
4 1 (20.00%) KVM
4 1 (20.00%) New Relic
4 1 (20.00%) Riverbed
4 1 (20.00%) Network Management

LDAP
Top Related IT Skills in Manchester by Category

For the 6 months to 22 May 2015, IT jobs across the Manchester 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.

Cloud Services
1 2 (40.00%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 4 (80.00%) Firewall
2 2 (40.00%) SAN
2 2 (40.00%) Cisco IOS
2 2 (40.00%) NAS
2 2 (40.00%) OpenVPN
3 1 (20.00%) OpenLDAP
3 1 (20.00%) VLAN
3 1 (20.00%) IMAP
3 1 (20.00%) Wi-Fi
3 1 (20.00%) SNMP
3 1 (20.00%) DNS
3 1 (20.00%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (40.00%) MySQL
1 2 (40.00%) SQL Server
Job Titles
1 4 (80.00%) Systems Administrator
2 3 (60.00%) Administrator
3 2 (40.00%) IT Security Administrator
3 2 (40.00%) IT Administrator
3 2 (40.00%) Security Administrator
4 1 (20.00%) Technical Support
4 1 (20.00%) Support Engineer
4 1 (20.00%) UNIX Systems Administrator
4 1 (20.00%) Technical Support Engineer
4 1 (20.00%) UNIX Administrator
4 1 (20.00%) Technical Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 2 (40.00%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (20.00%) Computer Science
2 1 (20.00%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 2 (40.00%) Linux
1 2 (40.00%) Debian
1 2 (40.00%) CentOS
2 1 (20.00%) FreeNAS
2 1 (20.00%) Ubuntu
2 1 (20.00%) UNIX
2 1 (20.00%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (60.00%) Migration
1 3 (60.00%) ITIL
2 2 (40.00%) Business Continuity
2 2 (40.00%) Information Security
2 2 (40.00%) Disaster Recovery
3 1 (20.00%) Network Management
3 1 (20.00%) Asset Management
3 1 (20.00%) PRINCE2
Programming Languages
1 1 (20.00%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 2 (40.00%) CISSP
1 2 (40.00%) CISM
2 1 (20.00%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (80.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 2 (40.00%) Active Directory
2 1 (20.00%) KVM
2 1 (20.00%) VMware ESXi
2 1 (20.00%) Dovecot
2 1 (20.00%) VirtualBox
2 1 (20.00%) Sendmail
2 1 (20.00%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 1 (20.00%) Nagios
Vendors
1 2 (40.00%) Cisco
1 2 (40.00%) Microsoft
1 2 (40.00%) VMware
1 2 (40.00%) Oracle
2 1 (20.00%) New Relic
2 1 (20.00%) Riverbed
2 1 (20.00%) NetApp