The first table below looks at the demand 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 1 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Communications & Networking category for the North West region.

Location
3 months to
1 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Lightweight Directory Access Protocol (LDAP)
Rank 217 231 193
Rank change year-on-year
+14 -38
Permanent jobs citing LDAP 25 11 61
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 0.35% 0.15% 0.81%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 2.42% 1.05% 5.75%
Number of salaries quoted 16 6 28
Average salary £43,750 £30,750 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+42.27% -27.64%
90% offered a salary of more than £19,000 £23,000 £39,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £57,500 £47,250
UK excluding London average salary £46,500 £42,750 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+8.77% +0.58%
Communications & Networking Category
North West
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
1034 1050 1060
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 14.42% 14.62% 14.14%
Number of salaries quoted 877 884 922
Average salary £35,000 £37,500 £36,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-6.66% +2.73%
90% offered a salary of more than £21,500 £23,500 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £57,500 £57,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
LDAP
England

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
Salary Histogram in the North West

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing LDAP across the North West region over the 3 months to 1 August 2014.

LDAP Salary Histogram 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 1 August 2014. 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
Manchester +3 10 £30,750 +29.47% 1
Merseyside - 8 £45,000 -
Cheshire +1 7 £50,000 -2.43% 1
LDAP
England

LDAP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the North West

For the 6 months to 1 August 2014, 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 50 (83.33%) DNS
2 31 (51.67%) Firewall
3 30 (50.00%) SSL
3 30 (50.00%) Active Directory
4 27 (45.00%) Linux
5 23 (38.33%) HP
6 22 (36.67%) Kerberos
6 22 (36.67%) Windows
6 22 (36.67%) Finance
7 21 (35.00%) TCP/IP
7 21 (35.00%) PowerShell
8 19 (31.67%) Apache
9 18 (30.00%) Perl
10 17 (28.33%) ITIL
11 16 (26.67%) SMTP
11 16 (26.67%) Microsoft
11 16 (26.67%) Internet
12 15 (25.00%) HTTP
12 15 (25.00%) IBM
13 14 (23.33%) Cisco
13 14 (23.33%) LAN
13 14 (23.33%) WAN
14 13 (21.67%) NFS
14 13 (21.67%) Dell
14 13 (21.67%) WebSphere
14 13 (21.67%) Network Management
15 12 (20.00%) F5
15 12 (20.00%) Tomcat
15 12 (20.00%) Shell Script
16 11 (18.33%) OSPF

LDAP
Top Related IT Skills in the North West by Category

For the 6 months to 1 August 2014, 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 19 (31.67%) Apache
2 13 (21.67%) WebSphere
3 12 (20.00%) Tomcat
4 4 (6.67%) IIS
5 3 (5.00%) WebLogic
6 2 (3.33%) WebSphere Application Server
6 2 (3.33%) Oracle Application Server
7 1 (1.67%) Oracle 9iAS
7 1 (1.67%) Oracle 10gAS
Applications
1 11 (18.33%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 2 (3.33%) Exstream
Communications & Networking
1 50 (83.33%) DNS
2 31 (51.67%) Firewall
3 30 (50.00%) SSL
4 22 (36.67%) Kerberos
5 21 (35.00%) TCP/IP
6 16 (26.67%) SMTP
6 16 (26.67%) Internet
7 15 (25.00%) HTTP
8 14 (23.33%) LAN
8 14 (23.33%) WAN
9 11 (18.33%) OSPF
9 11 (18.33%) BGP
9 11 (18.33%) EIGRP
9 11 (18.33%) IGRP
9 11 (18.33%) TACACS
9 11 (18.33%) DHCP
10 10 (16.67%) IPsec
11 9 (15.00%) SSH
12 8 (13.33%) VLAN
13 5 (8.33%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (13.33%) MySQL
2 7 (11.67%) SQL Server
3 5 (8.33%) PostgreSQL
4 1 (1.67%) DB2
4 1 (1.67%) Oracle8/8i Database
4 1 (1.67%) Oracle9i Database
4 1 (1.67%) RDBMS
4 1 (1.67%) Oracle Database 10g
4 1 (1.67%) Oracle Database
4 1 (1.67%) Relational Database
4 1 (1.67%) Oracle Database 11g
Development Applications
1 6 (10.00%) Subversion
General
1 22 (36.67%) Finance
2 5 (8.33%) Multimedia
2 5 (8.33%) Marketing
3 3 (5.00%) Games
Job Titles
1 11 (18.33%) Network Engineer
1 11 (18.33%) Firewall Engineer
2 9 (15.00%) Technical Support
3 8 (13.33%) Systems Engineer
4 6 (10.00%) Platform Engineer
5 5 (8.33%) Senior Technician
5 5 (8.33%) Tivoli Specialist
5 5 (8.33%) ICT Technician
6 4 (6.67%) Administrator
7 3 (5.00%) Senior Systems Engineer
7 3 (5.00%) Junior
7 3 (5.00%) Developer
7 3 (5.00%) Consultant
7 3 (5.00%) Linux Administrator
7 3 (5.00%) Ruby Developer
8 2 (3.33%) Middleware Specialist
8 2 (3.33%) Identity Management Specialist
8 2 (3.33%) WebLogic Specialist
8 2 (3.33%) Infrastructure Specialist
8 2 (3.33%) Technical Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 11 (18.33%) SOAP
2 10 (16.67%) .NET
2 10 (16.67%) Middleware
3 9 (15.00%) HTML
4 5 (8.33%) Tivoli Directory Integrator
5 4 (6.67%) Memcached
6 3 (5.00%) CSS
6 3 (5.00%) Oracle Fusion
7 2 (3.33%) J2EE
8 1 (1.67%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 10 (16.67%) PKI
2 9 (15.00%) Management Information System
2 9 (15.00%) Device Driver
2 9 (15.00%) Clustering
3 5 (8.33%) VLE
4 1 (1.67%) SecurID
4 1 (1.67%) HACMP
4 1 (1.67%) Computer Science
4 1 (1.67%) FMCG
Operating Systems
1 27 (45.00%) Linux
2 22 (36.67%) Windows
3 9 (15.00%) FreeBSD
4 8 (13.33%) Mac OS X
5 7 (11.67%) UNIX
6 5 (8.33%) Windows 8
6 5 (8.33%) Windows Server 2012
6 5 (8.33%) Apple iOS
6 5 (8.33%) Windows 7
6 5 (8.33%) Windows Server 2008
7 3 (5.00%) CentOS
7 3 (5.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 1 (1.67%) Tru64
8 1 (1.67%) AIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 17 (28.33%) ITIL
2 13 (21.67%) Network Management
3 11 (18.33%) Network Design
3 11 (18.33%) Capacity Management
3 11 (18.33%) Load Balancing
4 10 (16.67%) Server Monitoring
5 9 (15.00%) Multithreading
6 6 (10.00%) Identity Management
7 5 (8.33%) Software Deployment
8 4 (6.67%) Information Security
8 4 (6.67%) Configuration Management
8 4 (6.67%) Stakeholder Management
8 4 (6.67%) Service Management
8 4 (6.67%) Service Delivery
9 3 (5.00%) Workflow
9 3 (5.00%) Root Cause Analysis
9 3 (5.00%) Continuous Integration
10 2 (3.33%) Incident Management
10 2 (3.33%) Project Management
10 2 (3.33%) Change Management
Programming Languages
1 21 (35.00%) PowerShell
2 18 (30.00%) Perl
3 12 (20.00%) Shell Script
4 10 (16.67%) VB.NET
4 10 (16.67%) JavaScript
5 9 (15.00%) Ruby
5 9 (15.00%) PHP
6 7 (11.67%) Bash Shell
7 6 (10.00%) Python
8 5 (8.33%) SQL
8 5 (8.33%) VB
8 5 (8.33%) Java
Qualifications
1 10 (16.67%) Microsoft Certification
1 10 (16.67%) MCSE
1 10 (16.67%) MCITP
2 4 (6.67%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (11.67%) SLA
2 6 (10.00%) QA
System Software
1 30 (50.00%) Active Directory
2 13 (21.67%) NFS
3 7 (11.67%) Squid
4 5 (8.33%) Tivoli Directory Server
5 4 (6.67%) Postfix
5 4 (6.67%) Varnish
6 3 (5.00%) Samba
6 3 (5.00%) VMware ESXi
6 3 (5.00%) KVM
7 1 (1.67%) Oracle RMAN
7 1 (1.67%) VMware Infrastructure
7 1 (1.67%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 11 (18.33%) HP NNM
1 11 (18.33%) CiscoWorks
2 10 (16.67%) HP SIM
3 7 (11.67%) Tivoli
4 5 (8.33%) Tivoli Identity Manager
4 5 (8.33%) SCCM
5 4 (6.67%) Puppet
5 4 (6.67%) Opscode Chef
5 4 (6.67%) Nagios
6 3 (5.00%) NetBackup
7 2 (3.33%) BladeLogic
8 1 (1.67%) MOM
8 1 (1.67%) Data Guard
Vendors
1 23 (38.33%) HP
2 16 (26.67%) Microsoft
3 15 (25.00%) IBM
4 14 (23.33%) Cisco
5 13 (21.67%) Dell
6 12 (20.00%) F5
7 11 (18.33%) Juniper
8 9 (15.00%) Oracle
9 4 (6.67%) SolarWinds
10 3 (5.00%) Sony
10 3 (5.00%) JBoss
10 3 (5.00%) CommVault
10 3 (5.00%) Red Hat
10 3 (5.00%) Avaya
11 1 (1.67%) VMware
11 1 (1.67%) Citrix
11 1 (1.67%) CA
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