The table below looks at the statistics for LDAP skills in IT jobs advertised for the Reading region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited LDAP over the 3 months to 7 July 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
7 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Lightweight Directory Access Protocol (LDAP)
Rank 118 121 116
Rank change year-on-year
+3 -5
Permanent jobs citing LDAP 22 19 18
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Reading 0.97% 0.80% 0.79%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 3.75% 2.58% 2.47%
Number of salaries quoted 14 19 18
Average salary £44,750 £50,000 £47,250
Average salary % change year-on-year
-10.50% +5.82%
90% offered a salary of more than £39,000 £30,000 £38,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,250 £53,500 £54,750
UK excluding London average salary £43,900 £45,000 £46,000
% change year-on-year
-2.44% -2.17%
LDAP
Berkshire

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

Communications & Networking Category
Reading
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
587 736 730
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Reading 25.93% 31.12% 32.02%
Number of salaries quoted 362 420 575
Average salary £45,000 £47,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-4.25% +17.50%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £30,000 £29,000
10% offered a salary of more than £67,500 £65,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £41,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.75% -

LDAP
Jobs Demand Trend in Reading

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

LDAP Jobs Demand Trend in Reading

LDAP
Salary Trend in Reading

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

LDAP Salary Trend in Reading

LDAP
Salary Histogram in Reading

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing LDAP across the Reading region over the 3 months to 7 July 2015.

LDAP Salary Histogram in Reading

LDAP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Reading

For the 6 months to 7 July 2015, IT jobs across the Reading 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 25 (59.52%) Linux
2 24 (57.14%) Perl
3 23 (54.76%) DNS
4 22 (52.38%) HTTP
4 22 (52.38%) JBoss
5 21 (50.00%) Apache
5 21 (50.00%) Tomcat
6 20 (47.62%) MySQL
7 19 (45.24%) SMTP
8 18 (42.86%) TCP/IP
8 18 (42.86%) VMware
8 18 (42.86%) Puppet
9 16 (38.10%) Oracle
9 16 (38.10%) WebLogic
9 16 (38.10%) Web Services
10 15 (35.71%) SSL
11 14 (33.33%) Windows
11 14 (33.33%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
12 13 (30.95%) ZABBIX
12 13 (30.95%) qmail
12 13 (30.95%) nginx
12 13 (30.95%) Amazon AWS
12 13 (30.95%) OpenStack
12 13 (30.95%) Nagios
12 13 (30.95%) Python
12 13 (30.95%) Squid
13 12 (28.57%) WebSphere
13 12 (28.57%) SaaS
14 11 (26.19%) Relational Database
14 11 (26.19%) Degree

LDAP
Top Related IT Skills in Reading by Category

For the 6 months to 7 July 2015, IT jobs across the Reading 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 22 (52.38%) JBoss
2 21 (50.00%) Apache
2 21 (50.00%) Tomcat
3 16 (38.10%) WebLogic
4 13 (30.95%) nginx
4 13 (30.95%) OpenStack
5 12 (28.57%) WebSphere
6 7 (16.67%) Node.js
6 7 (16.67%) Oracle HTTP Server
6 7 (16.67%) BizTalk Server
7 4 (9.52%) WebSphere Application Server
8 2 (4.76%) IIS
9 1 (2.38%) SharePoint
Applications
1 1 (2.38%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 13 (30.95%) Amazon AWS
2 12 (28.57%) SaaS
3 4 (9.52%) Cloud Computing
4 1 (2.38%) Yammer
Communications & Networking
1 23 (54.76%) DNS
2 22 (52.38%) HTTP
3 19 (45.24%) SMTP
4 18 (42.86%) TCP/IP
5 15 (35.71%) SSL
6 11 (26.19%) SAN
7 10 (23.81%) Firewall
8 7 (16.67%) NAS
9 4 (9.52%) VPN
9 4 (9.52%) FTP
9 4 (9.52%) Internet
10 2 (4.76%) OSPF
10 2 (4.76%) BGP
10 2 (4.76%) EIGRP
10 2 (4.76%) IGRP
10 2 (4.76%) TACACS
10 2 (4.76%) LAN
10 2 (4.76%) WAN
11 1 (2.38%) X.509
Database & Business Intelligence
1 20 (47.62%) MySQL
2 11 (26.19%) SQL Server
2 11 (26.19%) Relational Database
3 8 (19.05%) Oracle Database
4 7 (16.67%) SQL Server 2005
4 7 (16.67%) SQL Server 2008
4 7 (16.67%) SQL Server 2012
5 4 (9.52%) Oracle Database 12c
6 3 (7.14%) Oracle Reports
Development Applications
1 3 (7.14%) Maven
2 2 (4.76%) SoapUI
2 2 (4.76%) Eclipse
2 2 (4.76%) WebLogic Workshop
2 2 (4.76%) JMeter
General
1 4 (9.52%) Finance
2 3 (7.14%) Advertising
2 3 (7.14%) French Language
3 2 (4.76%) Telecoms
3 2 (4.76%) Banking
4 1 (2.38%) Retail
4 1 (2.38%) Spanish Language
Job Titles
1 10 (23.81%) Software Engineer
1 10 (23.81%) Support Engineer
2 9 (21.43%) Applications Support
2 9 (21.43%) Cloud Engineer
3 7 (16.67%) Applications Support Engineer
3 7 (16.67%) Senior Support Engineer
3 7 (16.67%) Java Software Engineer
4 6 (14.29%) Senior Cloud Engineer
5 5 (11.90%) Administrator
5 5 (11.90%) Systems Administrator
6 4 (9.52%) Senior Software Engineer
6 4 (9.52%) Solaris Systems Administrator
6 4 (9.52%) Solaris Administrator
6 4 (9.52%) Senior Java Software Engineer
6 4 (9.52%) Linux Engineer
7 3 (7.14%) Principal Software Engineer
7 3 (7.14%) Principal Engineer
8 2 (4.76%) Consultant
8 2 (4.76%) Applications Support Analyst
8 2 (4.76%) Senior Network Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 16 (38.10%) Web Services
2 10 (23.81%) MCollective
3 7 (16.67%) RESTful
3 7 (16.67%) Struts2
3 7 (16.67%) XML
3 7 (16.67%) .NET
3 7 (16.67%) J2EE
3 7 (16.67%) JDBC
3 7 (16.67%) Servlets
3 7 (16.67%) Struts
3 7 (16.67%) Spring
4 6 (14.29%) CSS
5 5 (11.90%) HTML
6 4 (9.52%) Hibernate
6 4 (9.52%) SOAP
7 3 (7.14%) Ajax
7 3 (7.14%) FreeMarker
8 2 (4.76%) jQuery
8 2 (4.76%) JSON
8 2 (4.76%) JMS
Miscellaneous
1 10 (23.81%) Computer Science
2 7 (16.67%) Enterprise Software
3 3 (7.14%) CMDB
3 3 (7.14%) Inversion of Control
3 3 (7.14%) Client/Server
4 2 (4.76%) PKI
4 2 (4.76%) Online Banking
4 2 (4.76%) Mobile Banking
4 2 (4.76%) User Experience
4 2 (4.76%) Analytical Skills
4 2 (4.76%) Mobile App
5 1 (2.38%) Smartcard
5 1 (2.38%) Social Media
Operating Systems
1 25 (59.52%) Linux
2 14 (33.33%) Windows
2 14 (33.33%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 11 (26.19%) UNIX
4 5 (11.90%) Solaris
5 4 (9.52%) SUSE Linux Enterprise Server
6 3 (7.14%) SUSE
6 3 (7.14%) CentOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (26.19%) Configuration Management
2 10 (23.81%) Software Engineering
2 10 (23.81%) Incident Management
3 7 (16.67%) Open Source
4 6 (14.29%) ITIL
5 4 (9.52%) Integration Testing
5 4 (9.52%) Server Monitoring
6 3 (7.14%) Software Architecture
6 3 (7.14%) Release Management
6 3 (7.14%) MVC
7 2 (4.76%) Network Design
7 2 (4.76%) Service Management
7 2 (4.76%) Load Testing
7 2 (4.76%) Load Balancing
7 2 (4.76%) Network Management
7 2 (4.76%) Capacity Management
8 1 (2.38%) DevOps
8 1 (2.38%) Identity Management
Programming Languages
1 24 (57.14%) Perl
2 13 (30.95%) Python
3 9 (21.43%) Java
4 7 (16.67%) PowerShell
5 4 (9.52%) Shell Script
6 3 (7.14%) AspectJ
6 3 (7.14%) JavaScript
7 1 (2.38%) SQL
Qualifications
1 11 (26.19%) Degree
2 2 (4.76%) Microsoft Certification
3 1 (2.38%) MCSE
3 1 (2.38%) SC Cleared
3 1 (2.38%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (9.52%) SLA
System Software
1 13 (30.95%) Squid
1 13 (30.95%) qmail
2 7 (16.67%) Oracle RAC
3 5 (11.90%) VMware Infrastructure
4 4 (9.52%) Hyper-V
4 4 (9.52%) vSphere
4 4 (9.52%) vCloud
5 2 (4.76%) Active Directory
6 1 (2.38%) VMware ESX
Systems Management
1 18 (42.86%) Puppet
2 13 (30.95%) ZABBIX
2 13 (30.95%) Nagios
3 10 (23.81%) Cacti
3 10 (23.81%) Ganglia
3 10 (23.81%) collectd
3 10 (23.81%) logstash
3 10 (23.81%) Graphite
4 7 (16.67%) OpenAM
5 4 (9.52%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
5 4 (9.52%) Oracle ZFS
6 2 (4.76%) CiscoWorks
6 2 (4.76%) HP NNM
Vendors
1 18 (42.86%) VMware
2 16 (38.10%) Oracle
3 10 (23.81%) Red Hat
3 10 (23.81%) Splunk
4 6 (14.29%) Microsoft
5 2 (4.76%) Cisco
5 2 (4.76%) Blue Coat
5 2 (4.76%) F5
5 2 (4.76%) HP
5 2 (4.76%) Juniper
6 1 (2.38%) Sun
6 1 (2.38%) Temenos