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

Location
3 months to
5 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Lightweight Directory Access Protocol (LDAP)
Rank 185 163 184
Rank change year-on-year
-22 +21
Permanent jobs citing LDAP 3 13 3
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Manchester 0.078% 0.35% 0.078%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 0.50% 2.57% 0.44%
Number of salaries quoted 3 13 2
Average salary £40,000 £50,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-20.00% +25.00%
UK excluding London average salary £47,500 £48,000 £42,000
% change year-on-year
-1.04% +14.28%
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
603 505 676
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Manchester 15.77% 13.40% 17.56%
Number of salaries quoted 477 428 529
Average salary £35,000 £40,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-12.50% +14.28%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,500 £25,000 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £51,000 £60,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

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
Salary Histogram in Manchester

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing LDAP across the Manchester region over the 3 months to 5 March 2015.

LDAP Salary Histogram in Manchester

LDAP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Manchester

For the 6 months to 5 March 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 12 (85.71%) Active Directory
1 12 (85.71%) SQL Server
1 12 (85.71%) Firewall
1 12 (85.71%) Migration
1 12 (85.71%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 11 (78.57%) Information Security
2 11 (78.57%) Business Continuity
2 11 (78.57%) Microsoft
2 11 (78.57%) Disaster Recovery
3 10 (71.43%) Office 365
4 9 (64.29%) Analytical Skills
4 9 (64.29%) CISM
4 9 (64.29%) ITIL
4 9 (64.29%) CISSP
5 4 (28.57%) Banking
6 3 (21.43%) Windows
7 2 (14.29%) DNS
7 2 (14.29%) SSL
7 2 (14.29%) Finance
8 1 (7.14%) Debian
8 1 (7.14%) VMware
8 1 (7.14%) Cisco
8 1 (7.14%) UNIX
8 1 (7.14%) MySQL
8 1 (7.14%) Oracle
8 1 (7.14%) Solaris
8 1 (7.14%) Linux
8 1 (7.14%) SharePoint
8 1 (7.14%) MS Exchange
8 1 (7.14%) DHCP

LDAP
Top Related IT Skills in Manchester by Category

For the 6 months to 5 March 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.

Application Platforms
1 1 (7.14%) SharePoint
1 1 (7.14%) MS Exchange
1 1 (7.14%) Exchange Server 2010
Cloud Services
1 10 (71.43%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 12 (85.71%) Firewall
2 2 (14.29%) DNS
2 2 (14.29%) SSL
3 1 (7.14%) DHCP
3 1 (7.14%) SNMP
3 1 (7.14%) TCP/IP
3 1 (7.14%) SAN
3 1 (7.14%) VLAN
3 1 (7.14%) IMAP
3 1 (7.14%) Cisco IOS
3 1 (7.14%) OpenLDAP
3 1 (7.14%) NAS
3 1 (7.14%) OpenVPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 12 (85.71%) SQL Server
2 1 (7.14%) MySQL
2 1 (7.14%) SQL Server 2005
2 1 (7.14%) SQL Server 2012
2 1 (7.14%) SQL Server 2008
General
1 4 (28.57%) Banking
2 2 (14.29%) Finance
Job Titles
1 12 (85.71%) Systems Administrator
1 12 (85.71%) Administrator
2 9 (64.29%) Security Administrator
3 7 (50.00%) IT Administrator
3 7 (50.00%) IT Security Administrator
4 1 (7.14%) Security Analyst
4 1 (7.14%) Analyst
4 1 (7.14%) UNIX Systems Administrator
4 1 (7.14%) Network Administrator
4 1 (7.14%) Information Analyst
4 1 (7.14%) UNIX Administrator
4 1 (7.14%) Information Security Analyst
Miscellaneous
1 9 (64.29%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (7.14%) Blackberry
Operating Systems
1 3 (21.43%) Windows
2 1 (7.14%) Debian
2 1 (7.14%) UNIX
2 1 (7.14%) Solaris
2 1 (7.14%) Linux
2 1 (7.14%) Windows Server 2003
2 1 (7.14%) Ubuntu
2 1 (7.14%) Windows Server 2012
2 1 (7.14%) Windows Server 2008
2 1 (7.14%) CentOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (85.71%) Migration
2 11 (78.57%) Information Security
2 11 (78.57%) Business Continuity
2 11 (78.57%) Disaster Recovery
3 9 (64.29%) ITIL
4 1 (7.14%) Mentoring
Programming Languages
1 1 (7.14%) Shell Script
1 1 (7.14%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 9 (64.29%) CISM
1 9 (64.29%) CISSP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 12 (85.71%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 12 (85.71%) Active Directory
2 1 (7.14%) KVM
2 1 (7.14%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (7.14%) Hyper-V
2 1 (7.14%) Sendmail
2 1 (7.14%) VMware ESXi
2 1 (7.14%) Dovecot
2 1 (7.14%) VirtualBox
Systems Management
1 1 (7.14%) Nagios
Vendors
1 11 (78.57%) Microsoft
2 1 (7.14%) VMware
2 1 (7.14%) Cisco
2 1 (7.14%) Oracle
2 1 (7.14%) NetApp
2 1 (7.14%) New Relic
2 1 (7.14%) Riverbed