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 17 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
17 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Lightweight Directory Access Protocol (LDAP)
Rank 104 123 112
Rank change year-on-year
+19 -11
Permanent jobs citing LDAP 28 13 22
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Reading 1.15% 0.57% 1.10%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 3.93% 1.91% 4.18%
Number of salaries quoted 19 9 19
Average salary £80,000 £41,000 £55,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+95.12% -25.45%
UK excluding London average salary £47,500 £44,000 £44,000
% change year-on-year
+7.95% -
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
712 679 526
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Reading 29.12% 29.96% 26.31%
Number of salaries quoted 409 500 405
Average salary £50,000 £47,500 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.26% +5.55%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £27,500 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £55,000 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

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 17 September 2014.

LDAP Salary Histogram in Reading

LDAP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Reading

For the 6 months to 17 September 2014, 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 37 (68.52%) SMTP
1 37 (68.52%) HTTP
2 35 (64.81%) Internet
3 34 (62.96%) DNS
4 32 (59.26%) TCP/IP
5 26 (48.15%) SSL
6 25 (46.30%) SOAP
6 25 (46.30%) WAN
7 23 (42.59%) Cisco
8 22 (40.74%) Firewall
9 20 (37.04%) LAN
10 18 (33.33%) Juniper
10 18 (33.33%) Load Balancing
11 16 (29.63%) HP
11 16 (29.63%) CiscoWorks
11 16 (29.63%) OSPF
11 16 (29.63%) BGP
11 16 (29.63%) EIGRP
11 16 (29.63%) IGRP
11 16 (29.63%) TACACS
11 16 (29.63%) Finance
11 16 (29.63%) Network Design
11 16 (29.63%) HP NNM
11 16 (29.63%) WebSphere
11 16 (29.63%) Network Management
11 16 (29.63%) F5
11 16 (29.63%) Capacity Management
12 15 (27.78%) CheckPoint
12 15 (27.78%) Degree
13 14 (25.93%) Windows

LDAP
Top Related IT Skills in Reading by Category

For the 6 months to 17 September 2014, 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 16 (29.63%) WebSphere
2 10 (18.52%) Node.js
3 4 (7.41%) GroupWise
3 4 (7.41%) Lotus Domino
4 2 (3.70%) MS Exchange
5 1 (1.85%) IIS
5 1 (1.85%) SharePoint
5 1 (1.85%) SharePoint Server
Applications
1 1 (1.85%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 12 (22.22%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 37 (68.52%) SMTP
1 37 (68.52%) HTTP
2 35 (64.81%) Internet
3 34 (62.96%) DNS
4 32 (59.26%) TCP/IP
5 26 (48.15%) SSL
6 25 (46.30%) WAN
7 22 (40.74%) Firewall
8 20 (37.04%) LAN
9 16 (29.63%) OSPF
9 16 (29.63%) BGP
9 16 (29.63%) EIGRP
9 16 (29.63%) IGRP
9 16 (29.63%) TACACS
10 13 (24.07%) IMAP
11 9 (16.67%) SCTP
11 9 (16.67%) M3UA
11 9 (16.67%) SMPP
11 9 (16.67%) Broadband
12 4 (7.41%) GPRS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (9.26%) SQL Server
2 1 (1.85%) OLAP
2 1 (1.85%) DTS
2 1 (1.85%) IDOL
2 1 (1.85%) SQL Server 2005
Development Applications
1 5 (9.26%) Maven
2 1 (1.85%) Visual Studio
General
1 16 (29.63%) Finance
2 13 (24.07%) Telecoms
3 9 (16.67%) Marketing
4 8 (14.81%) French Language
5 3 (5.56%) German Language
5 3 (5.56%) Italian Language
5 3 (5.56%) Spanish Language
Job Titles
1 14 (25.93%) Network Engineer
2 11 (20.37%) Firewall Engineer
3 10 (18.52%) Software Engineer
3 10 (18.52%) Java Software Engineer
4 9 (16.67%) Design Engineer
4 9 (16.67%) Senior Design Engineer
5 6 (11.11%) Administrator
5 6 (11.11%) Linux Systems Administrator
5 6 (11.11%) Linux Administrator
5 6 (11.11%) Systems Administrator
6 5 (9.26%) Project Manager
6 5 (9.26%) Infrastructure Project Manager
6 5 (9.26%) Senior Software Engineer
6 5 (9.26%) Senior Java Software Engineer
6 5 (9.26%) Principal Software Engineer
6 5 (9.26%) Infrastructure Manager
6 5 (9.26%) Technical Manager
6 5 (9.26%) Principal Engineer
7 3 (5.56%) Technical Infrastructure Manager
7 3 (5.56%) Technical Project Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 25 (46.30%) SOAP
2 11 (20.37%) XML
3 10 (18.52%) Spring
3 10 (18.52%) Struts
3 10 (18.52%) JDBC
3 10 (18.52%) Servlets
3 10 (18.52%) J2EE
3 10 (18.52%) RESTful
3 10 (18.52%) Struts2
4 6 (11.11%) Web Services
5 5 (9.26%) HTML
5 5 (9.26%) Ajax
5 5 (9.26%) CSS
5 5 (9.26%) Hibernate
5 5 (9.26%) FreeMarker
6 4 (7.41%) ODBC
7 1 (1.85%) Windows SharePoint Services
7 1 (1.85%) .NET Framework
7 1 (1.85%) .NET
7 1 (1.85%) ASP.NET
Miscellaneous
1 10 (18.52%) Open Source
1 10 (18.52%) Enterprise Software
2 9 (16.67%) Smartphone
3 5 (9.26%) Inversion of Control
4 4 (7.41%) iPhone
4 4 (7.41%) Blackberry
4 4 (7.41%) Management Information System
5 1 (1.85%) Clustering
Operating Systems
1 14 (25.93%) Windows
2 8 (14.81%) Linux
3 7 (12.96%) UNIX
4 5 (9.26%) Solaris
5 4 (7.41%) Windows XP
5 4 (7.41%) Windows Mobile
5 4 (7.41%) Android
5 4 (7.41%) Windows Server 2008
5 4 (7.41%) CentOS
5 4 (7.41%) Windows 7
6 1 (1.85%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 18 (33.33%) Load Balancing
2 16 (29.63%) Network Management
2 16 (29.63%) Capacity Management
2 16 (29.63%) Network Design
3 10 (18.52%) Software Engineering
4 5 (9.26%) MVC
4 5 (9.26%) Software Architecture
5 4 (7.41%) Software Distribution
5 4 (7.41%) Business Intelligence
6 1 (1.85%) ITIL
6 1 (1.85%) Web Development
6 1 (1.85%) Workflow
6 1 (1.85%) Content Management
6 1 (1.85%) Document Management
6 1 (1.85%) Problem Management
Programming Languages
1 10 (18.52%) Java
2 8 (14.81%) Perl
2 8 (14.81%) Bash Shell
3 6 (11.11%) SQL
4 5 (9.26%) JavaScript
4 5 (9.26%) AspectJ
5 2 (3.70%) Shell Script
6 1 (1.85%) C#
6 1 (1.85%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 15 (27.78%) Degree
2 5 (9.26%) MCSE
2 5 (9.26%) Microsoft Certification
3 4 (7.41%) MCITP
3 4 (7.41%) CCIE
3 4 (7.41%) CCNP
3 4 (7.41%) CCNA
3 4 (7.41%) Cisco Certification
4 1 (1.85%) MCDBA
4 1 (1.85%) SC Cleared
4 1 (1.85%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (9.26%) SLA
System Software
1 10 (18.52%) VMware Infrastructure
2 5 (9.26%) KVM
3 3 (5.56%) qmail
3 3 (5.56%) Squid
4 2 (3.70%) ISA Server
4 2 (3.70%) Postfix
4 2 (3.70%) Sendmail
5 1 (1.85%) Active Directory
5 1 (1.85%) NLBS
Systems Management
1 16 (29.63%) CiscoWorks
1 16 (29.63%) HP NNM
2 1 (1.85%) WMI
2 1 (1.85%) Zenoss
Vendors
1 23 (42.59%) Cisco
2 18 (33.33%) Juniper
3 16 (29.63%) F5
3 16 (29.63%) HP
4 15 (27.78%) CheckPoint
5 12 (22.22%) Microsoft
6 10 (18.52%) VMware
7 5 (9.26%) Red Hat
8 4 (7.41%) MobileIron
8 4 (7.41%) SOTI
9 1 (1.85%) Blue Coat
9 1 (1.85%) Meridio