The table below looks at the statistics for LDAP skills in IT jobs advertised for the North West region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited LDAP over the 3 months to 4 August 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
4 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Lightweight Directory Access Protocol (LDAP)
Rank 244 221 233
Rank change year-on-year
-23 +12
Permanent jobs citing LDAP 3 25 11
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 0.046% 0.35% 0.15%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 0.32% 2.40% 1.04%
Number of salaries quoted 3 16 6
Average salary £42,500 £43,750 £30,750
Average salary % change year-on-year
-2.85% +42.27%
UK excluding London average salary £44,750 £46,500 £42,750
% change year-on-year
-3.76% +8.77%
LDAP
England

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

Communications & Networking Category
North West
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
952 1042 1053
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 14.62% 14.53% 14.66%
Number of salaries quoted 766 882 884
Average salary £37,500 £35,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+7.14% -6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £21,500 £23,500
10% offered a salary of more than £58,000 £57,500 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £41,250 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.12% -

LDAP
Jobs Demand Trend in the North West

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

LDAP Jobs Demand Trend in the North West

LDAP
Salary Trend in the North West

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

LDAP Salary Trend in the North West

LDAP
Job Locations in the North West

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing LDAP within the North West region over the 3 months to 4 August 2015. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Cheshire -8 2 £42,500 -15.00%
Lancashire - 1 £37,500 -
LDAP
England

LDAP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the North West

For the 6 months to 4 August 2015, IT jobs across the North West 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 (57.14%) MySQL
1 4 (57.14%) UNIX
1 4 (57.14%) Cisco
1 4 (57.14%) Linux
1 4 (57.14%) CentOS
2 3 (42.86%) Tomcat
2 3 (42.86%) Java
3 2 (28.57%) PHP
3 2 (28.57%) Oracle
3 2 (28.57%) DB2
3 2 (28.57%) WebSphere Application Server
3 2 (28.57%) CSS
3 2 (28.57%) Windows
3 2 (28.57%) AIX
3 2 (28.57%) Solaris
3 2 (28.57%) JBoss
3 2 (28.57%) Finance
3 2 (28.57%) Middleware
3 2 (28.57%) Firewall
3 2 (28.57%) IBM
3 2 (28.57%) Sun
3 2 (28.57%) SAN
3 2 (28.57%) Red Hat
3 2 (28.57%) iPlanet
3 2 (28.57%) WebSphere MQ
3 2 (28.57%) Tivoli
3 2 (28.57%) Tivoli Monitoring
3 2 (28.57%) NAS
3 2 (28.57%) OpenVPN
3 2 (28.57%) Open Source

LDAP
Top Related IT Skills in the North West by Category

For the 6 months to 4 August 2015, IT jobs across the North West 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 3 (42.86%) Tomcat
2 2 (28.57%) iPlanet
2 2 (28.57%) IBM HTTP Server
2 2 (28.57%) WebSphere
2 2 (28.57%) WebSphere Application Server
2 2 (28.57%) JBoss
3 1 (14.29%) Apache
Communications & Networking
1 2 (28.57%) SAN
1 2 (28.57%) Firewall
1 2 (28.57%) Cisco IOS
1 2 (28.57%) NAS
1 2 (28.57%) OpenVPN
2 1 (14.29%) SNMP
2 1 (14.29%) DNS
2 1 (14.29%) SSL
2 1 (14.29%) Wi-Fi
2 1 (14.29%) VLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (57.14%) MySQL
2 2 (28.57%) DB2
General
1 2 (28.57%) Finance
1 2 (28.57%) Banking
Job Titles
1 2 (28.57%) Middleware Specialist
2 1 (14.29%) DevOps Engineer
2 1 (14.29%) Linux DevOps Engineer
2 1 (14.29%) Linux Systems Engineer
2 1 (14.29%) Software Developer
2 1 (14.29%) Developer
2 1 (14.29%) Systems Administrator
2 1 (14.29%) Systems Engineer
2 1 (14.29%) Technical Support
2 1 (14.29%) Support Engineer
2 1 (14.29%) Administrator
2 1 (14.29%) C++ Developer
2 1 (14.29%) Technical Support Engineer
2 1 (14.29%) Technical Engineer
2 1 (14.29%) C++ Software Developer
2 1 (14.29%) C Developer
2 1 (14.29%) Linux Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (28.57%) CSS
1 2 (28.57%) WebSphere MQ
1 2 (28.57%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 1 (14.29%) Management Information System
1 1 (14.29%) Device Driver
1 1 (14.29%) Clustering
1 1 (14.29%) Computer Science
1 1 (14.29%) Data Centre
Operating Systems
1 4 (57.14%) UNIX
1 4 (57.14%) Linux
1 4 (57.14%) CentOS
2 2 (28.57%) Debian
2 2 (28.57%) Ubuntu
2 2 (28.57%) Windows
2 2 (28.57%) AIX
2 2 (28.57%) Solaris
3 1 (14.29%) FreeBSD
3 1 (14.29%) FreeNAS
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (28.57%) Stakeholder Management
1 2 (28.57%) Open Source
1 2 (28.57%) DevOps
2 1 (14.29%) Root Cause Analysis
2 1 (14.29%) Asset Management
2 1 (14.29%) Multithreading
2 1 (14.29%) ITIL
2 1 (14.29%) PRINCE2
2 1 (14.29%) Migration
Programming Languages
1 3 (42.86%) Java
2 2 (28.57%) PHP
3 1 (14.29%) Shell Script
3 1 (14.29%) Ruby
3 1 (14.29%) C
3 1 (14.29%) C++
Qualifications
1 1 (14.29%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (28.57%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 1 (14.29%) VMware Infrastructure
1 1 (14.29%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 2 (28.57%) Tivoli
1 2 (28.57%) Tivoli Monitoring
1 2 (28.57%) OMEGAMON
1 2 (28.57%) CA Wily
1 2 (28.57%) Puppet
2 1 (14.29%) Nagios
Vendors
1 4 (57.14%) Cisco
2 2 (28.57%) IBM
2 2 (28.57%) Sun
2 2 (28.57%) Red Hat
2 2 (28.57%) VMware
2 2 (28.57%) Oracle
3 1 (14.29%) Riverbed
3 1 (14.29%) New Relic
3 1 (14.29%) NetApp