The table below looks at the statistics for LDAP skills in IT jobs advertised for the Scotland region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited LDAP over the 3 months to 29 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
29 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Lightweight Directory Access Protocol (LDAP)
Rank 156 142 151
Rank change year-on-year
-14 +9
Permanent jobs citing LDAP 15 11 9
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Scotland 0.40% 0.36% 0.29%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 3.14% 3.36% 1.83%
Number of salaries quoted 6 10 9
Average salary £39,500 £40,995 £36,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-3.64% +13.87%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £35,000 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £47,500 £50,100 £38,400
UK excluding London average salary £47,500 £43,000 £44,000
% change year-on-year
+10.46% -2.27%
LDAP
UK

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

Communications & Networking Category
Scotland
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
478 327 491
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Scotland 12.80% 10.73% 15.66%
Number of salaries quoted 307 219 281
Average salary £38,000 £40,000 £34,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-5.00% +17.64%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £30,000 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £47,500 £50,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

LDAP
Jobs Demand Trend in Scotland

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

LDAP Jobs Demand Trend in Scotland

LDAP
Salary Trend in Scotland

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

LDAP Salary Trend in Scotland

LDAP
Job Locations in Scotland

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing LDAP within the Scotland region over the 3 months to 29 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
Edinburgh -3 9 £35,000 -12.50%
Glasgow - 4 £37,500 -
Stirling - 2 £47,500 -
LDAP
UK

LDAP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Scotland

For the 6 months to 29 August 2014, IT jobs across the Scotland 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 17 (65.38%) Linux
2 16 (61.54%) Windows
3 12 (46.15%) DNS
4 11 (42.31%) TCP/IP
5 10 (38.46%) Finance
5 10 (38.46%) Oracle
6 9 (34.62%) Firewall
7 8 (30.77%) SQL
7 8 (30.77%) Red Hat
7 8 (30.77%) Degree
8 7 (26.92%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 7 (26.92%) HTTP
8 7 (26.92%) .NET
9 6 (23.08%) UNIX
9 6 (23.08%) Active Directory
10 5 (19.23%) Solaris
10 5 (19.23%) HTML
10 5 (19.23%) Java
10 5 (19.23%) Banking
10 5 (19.23%) Wireshark
11 4 (15.38%) Computer Science
11 4 (15.38%) Oracle RAC
11 4 (15.38%) Data Guard
11 4 (15.38%) Network Security
11 4 (15.38%) PowerShell
11 4 (15.38%) tcpdump
11 4 (15.38%) GWAPT
11 4 (15.38%) GPEN
11 4 (15.38%) OSCP
11 4 (15.38%) OSCE

LDAP
Top Related IT Skills in Scotland by Category

For the 6 months to 29 August 2014, IT jobs across the Scotland 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 (11.54%) Apache
2 2 (7.69%) Tomcat
2 2 (7.69%) SharePoint
2 2 (7.69%) WebSphere
2 2 (7.69%) IIS
3 1 (3.85%) Drupal
3 1 (3.85%) Lync
3 1 (3.85%) MS Exchange
3 1 (3.85%) SharePoint Server
Applications
1 1 (3.85%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (3.85%) SAP Oil and Gas
Communications & Networking
1 12 (46.15%) DNS
2 11 (42.31%) TCP/IP
3 9 (34.62%) Firewall
4 7 (26.92%) HTTP
5 5 (19.23%) Wireshark
6 4 (15.38%) SSH
6 4 (15.38%) Intrusion Detection
6 4 (15.38%) tcpdump
6 4 (15.38%) Network Security
6 4 (15.38%) FTP
7 3 (11.54%) WAN
7 3 (11.54%) SSL
8 2 (7.69%) Internet
8 2 (7.69%) OSPF
8 2 (7.69%) BGP
8 2 (7.69%) EIGRP
8 2 (7.69%) IGRP
8 2 (7.69%) TACACS
8 2 (7.69%) SMTP
8 2 (7.69%) DHCP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (15.38%) RDBMS
1 4 (15.38%) SQLPlus
1 4 (15.38%) Oracle Database
1 4 (15.38%) Relational Database
2 2 (7.69%) PostgreSQL
2 2 (7.69%) Oracle Reports
3 1 (3.85%) PowerCenter
3 1 (3.85%) MySQL
3 1 (3.85%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 1 (3.85%) Ant
1 1 (3.85%) JUnit
1 1 (3.85%) Eclipse
1 1 (3.85%) Subversion
1 1 (3.85%) Maven
1 1 (3.85%) Fiddler
1 1 (3.85%) TestNG
General
1 10 (38.46%) Finance
2 5 (19.23%) Banking
3 4 (15.38%) Retail
3 4 (15.38%) Retail Banking
3 4 (15.38%) International Banking
4 3 (11.54%) Publishing
5 1 (3.85%) Games
5 1 (3.85%) Investment Banking
5 1 (3.85%) Manufacturing
5 1 (3.85%) Electronics
5 1 (3.85%) Telecoms
5 1 (3.85%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 5 (19.23%) Developer
1 5 (19.23%) Analyst
2 4 (15.38%) Administrator
2 4 (15.38%) Security Analyst
2 4 (15.38%) Technical Leader
3 3 (11.54%) IT Security Engineer
3 3 (11.54%) Security Engineer
3 3 (11.54%) Systems Administrator
4 2 (7.69%) Network Engineer
4 2 (7.69%) Systems Engineer
4 2 (7.69%) Linux Systems Administrator
4 2 (7.69%) Linux Administrator
5 1 (3.85%) Senior Java Developer
5 1 (3.85%) DevOps Engineer
5 1 (3.85%) Lead Java Developer
5 1 (3.85%) Firewall Engineer
5 1 (3.85%) Senior Developer
5 1 (3.85%) Lead Developer
5 1 (3.85%) Java Developer
5 1 (3.85%) Network Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (26.92%) .NET
2 5 (19.23%) HTML
3 4 (15.38%) Regular Expression
4 3 (11.54%) ASP.NET
5 2 (7.69%) SOAP
5 2 (7.69%) JAAS
6 1 (3.85%) LAMP
6 1 (3.85%) Hibernate
6 1 (3.85%) JSF
6 1 (3.85%) JNDI
6 1 (3.85%) Ajax
6 1 (3.85%) jBPM
6 1 (3.85%) Java EE
6 1 (3.85%) Drools
6 1 (3.85%) RichFaces
6 1 (3.85%) HTML5
6 1 (3.85%) XML
6 1 (3.85%) XSLT
6 1 (3.85%) Middleware
6 1 (3.85%) CSS
Miscellaneous
1 4 (15.38%) Management Information System
1 4 (15.38%) Computer Science
2 2 (7.69%) Open Source
2 2 (7.69%) Enterprise Software
3 1 (3.85%) PKI
3 1 (3.85%) DTV
Operating Systems
1 17 (65.38%) Linux
2 16 (61.54%) Windows
3 7 (26.92%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 6 (23.08%) UNIX
5 5 (19.23%) Solaris
6 2 (7.69%) CentOS
7 1 (3.85%) Debian
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (15.38%) Data Security
1 4 (15.38%) Information Security
2 3 (11.54%) BCP
2 3 (11.54%) Project Management
2 3 (11.54%) Business Continuity
2 3 (11.54%) ITIL
2 3 (11.54%) Web Development
2 3 (11.54%) Continuous Integration
2 3 (11.54%) Business Continuity Planning
3 2 (7.69%) Network Management
3 2 (7.69%) Capacity Management
3 2 (7.69%) User Acceptance Testing
3 2 (7.69%) DevOps
3 2 (7.69%) Load Balancing
3 2 (7.69%) Release Management
3 2 (7.69%) Network Design
4 1 (3.85%) Programme Management
4 1 (3.85%) TDD
4 1 (3.85%) Data Management
4 1 (3.85%) Data Modelling
Programming Languages
1 8 (30.77%) SQL
2 5 (19.23%) Java
3 4 (15.38%) JavaScript
3 4 (15.38%) Perl
3 4 (15.38%) VB
3 4 (15.38%) PowerShell
4 3 (11.54%) C#
4 3 (11.54%) VBScript
5 2 (7.69%) Bash Shell
5 2 (7.69%) Shell Script
6 1 (3.85%) Korn
6 1 (3.85%) Python
6 1 (3.85%) PHP
Qualifications
1 8 (30.77%) Degree
2 4 (15.38%) GWAPT
2 4 (15.38%) GPEN
2 4 (15.38%) OSCP
2 4 (15.38%) OSCE
2 4 (15.38%) GCIA
2 4 (15.38%) GSEC
2 4 (15.38%) GCIH
3 1 (3.85%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (3.85%) Data Quality
System Software
1 6 (23.08%) Active Directory
2 4 (15.38%) Oracle RMAN
2 4 (15.38%) Oracle RAC
3 1 (3.85%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (3.85%) Hyper-V
3 1 (3.85%) DFS Replication
3 1 (3.85%) Shibboleth
3 1 (3.85%) Tivoli Workload Scheduler
3 1 (3.85%) NFS
Systems Management
1 4 (15.38%) Data Guard
2 3 (11.54%) Puppet
3 2 (7.69%) Opscode Chef
3 2 (7.69%) CiscoWorks
3 2 (7.69%) HP NNM
4 1 (3.85%) SCCM
4 1 (3.85%) Tivoli
4 1 (3.85%) Ansible
4 1 (3.85%) OpenSSO
Vendors
1 10 (38.46%) Oracle
2 8 (30.77%) Red Hat
3 4 (15.38%) Microsoft
4 3 (11.54%) VMware
4 3 (11.54%) ForgeRock
4 3 (11.54%) JBoss
4 3 (11.54%) Cisco
5 2 (7.69%) HP
5 2 (7.69%) Juniper
5 2 (7.69%) F5
6 1 (3.85%) Blue Coat
6 1 (3.85%) Brocade
6 1 (3.85%) Sun
6 1 (3.85%) CheckPoint
6 1 (3.85%) Perforce
6 1 (3.85%) Informatica
6 1 (3.85%) NetApp
6 1 (3.85%) Veritas
6 1 (3.85%) SAP