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 19 December 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
19 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Lightweight Directory Access Protocol (LDAP)
Rank 148 154 158
Rank change year-on-year
+6 +4
Permanent jobs citing LDAP 14 12 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Scotland 0.45% 0.37% 0.064%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 3.63% 3.28% 0.40%
Number of salaries quoted 3 12 2
Average salary £25,000 £48,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-47.91% +37.14%
UK excluding London average salary £50,000 £48,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+3.09% +14.11%
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
386 366 501
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Scotland 12.41% 11.24% 16.09%
Number of salaries quoted 254 242 330
Average salary £37,500 £37,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- -6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,500 £25,650
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £55,000 £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
Salary Histogram in Scotland

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing LDAP across the Scotland region over the 3 months to 19 December 2014.

LDAP Salary Histogram 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 19 December 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 -1 12 £35,000 -15.66%
West Lothian - 1 - -
Aberdeen - 1 £22,500 -
LDAP
UK

LDAP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Scotland

For the 6 months to 19 December 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 19 (65.52%) Windows
2 17 (58.62%) Linux
3 14 (48.28%) Active Directory
4 12 (41.38%) UNIX
4 12 (41.38%) Red Hat
5 11 (37.93%) Oracle
5 11 (37.93%) Microsoft
5 11 (37.93%) Solaris
5 11 (37.93%) TCP/IP
5 11 (37.93%) DNS
5 11 (37.93%) Finance
6 9 (31.03%) Banking
6 9 (31.03%) Firewall
7 7 (24.14%) HTTP
7 7 (24.14%) SSL
7 7 (24.14%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 6 (20.69%) SMTP
8 6 (20.69%) Degree
9 5 (17.24%) OpenLDAP
9 5 (17.24%) Computer Science
9 5 (17.24%) Sun
10 4 (13.79%) HP
10 4 (13.79%) Oracle Database
10 4 (13.79%) Relational Database
10 4 (13.79%) RDBMS
10 4 (13.79%) SQLPlus
10 4 (13.79%) Data Security
10 4 (13.79%) Information Security
10 4 (13.79%) FTP
10 4 (13.79%) VBScript

LDAP
Top Related IT Skills in Scotland by Category

For the 6 months to 19 December 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 (10.34%) Apache
1 3 (10.34%) MS Exchange
1 3 (10.34%) Exchange Server 2007
2 2 (6.90%) WebSphere
3 1 (3.45%) SharePoint
3 1 (3.45%) nginx
3 1 (3.45%) JBoss
Applications
1 3 (10.34%) MS Office
2 1 (3.45%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 1 (3.45%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 11 (37.93%) TCP/IP
1 11 (37.93%) DNS
2 9 (31.03%) Firewall
3 7 (24.14%) SSL
3 7 (24.14%) HTTP
4 6 (20.69%) SMTP
5 5 (17.24%) OpenLDAP
6 4 (13.79%) tcpdump
6 4 (13.79%) FTP
6 4 (13.79%) SSH
6 4 (13.79%) Intrusion Detection
6 4 (13.79%) Wireshark
6 4 (13.79%) Network Security
7 2 (6.90%) Internet
7 2 (6.90%) OSPF
7 2 (6.90%) BGP
7 2 (6.90%) EIGRP
7 2 (6.90%) IGRP
7 2 (6.90%) TACACS
7 2 (6.90%) LAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (13.79%) RDBMS
1 4 (13.79%) SQLPlus
1 4 (13.79%) Oracle Database
1 4 (13.79%) Relational Database
2 1 (3.45%) PostgreSQL
2 1 (3.45%) Oracle Reports
General
1 11 (37.93%) Finance
2 9 (31.03%) Banking
3 4 (13.79%) Retail
3 4 (13.79%) Retail Banking
3 4 (13.79%) International Banking
4 1 (3.45%) Investment Banking
4 1 (3.45%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 7 (24.14%) Analyst
2 4 (13.79%) Security Analyst
2 4 (13.79%) Technical Leader
3 3 (10.34%) Technical Specialist
3 3 (10.34%) Desktop Support Technician
3 3 (10.34%) Desktop Technician
3 3 (10.34%) Desktop Support
3 3 (10.34%) Support Technician
4 2 (6.90%) Systems Administrator
4 2 (6.90%) Network Engineer
4 2 (6.90%) Administrator
4 2 (6.90%) Senior Analyst
4 2 (6.90%) Technical Analyst
4 2 (6.90%) Senior Technical Analyst
5 1 (3.45%) Security Engineer
5 1 (3.45%) Linux Systems Administrator
5 1 (3.45%) Linux Administrator
5 1 (3.45%) Firewall Engineer
5 1 (3.45%) IT Security Engineer
5 1 (3.45%) 2nd Line Support Technician
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (13.79%) Regular Expression
2 2 (6.90%) SOAP
3 1 (3.45%) Web Services
3 1 (3.45%) HTML
3 1 (3.45%) .NET
3 1 (3.45%) ASP.NET
Miscellaneous
1 5 (17.24%) Computer Science
2 4 (13.79%) Management Information System
3 2 (6.90%) PKI
4 1 (3.45%) Enterprise Software
Operating Systems
1 19 (65.52%) Windows
2 17 (58.62%) Linux
3 12 (41.38%) UNIX
4 11 (37.93%) Solaris
5 7 (24.14%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 3 (10.34%) Windows 7
6 3 (10.34%) Windows XP
7 2 (6.90%) Windows Server 2003
7 2 (6.90%) Windows 2000
7 2 (6.90%) Windows Server 2008
7 2 (6.90%) CentOS
8 1 (3.45%) Debian
8 1 (3.45%) Fedora
8 1 (3.45%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (13.79%) Information Security
1 4 (13.79%) Data Security
2 3 (10.34%) ITIL
3 2 (6.90%) Agile Software Development
3 2 (6.90%) Network Design
3 2 (6.90%) Load Balancing
3 2 (6.90%) Network Management
3 2 (6.90%) Capacity Management
4 1 (3.45%) Business Continuity Planning
4 1 (3.45%) Network Monitoring
4 1 (3.45%) DevOps
4 1 (3.45%) Release Management
4 1 (3.45%) User Acceptance Testing
4 1 (3.45%) Continuous Integration
4 1 (3.45%) Web Development
4 1 (3.45%) BCP
4 1 (3.45%) Configuration Management
4 1 (3.45%) Project Management
4 1 (3.45%) Business Continuity
Programming Languages
1 4 (13.79%) Perl
1 4 (13.79%) VBScript
1 4 (13.79%) PowerShell
2 3 (10.34%) Bash Shell
3 2 (6.90%) PHP
3 2 (6.90%) SQL
3 2 (6.90%) Java
4 1 (3.45%) JavaScript
4 1 (3.45%) Python
4 1 (3.45%) C#
Qualifications
1 6 (20.69%) Degree
2 4 (13.79%) GWAPT
2 4 (13.79%) GPEN
2 4 (13.79%) OSCP
2 4 (13.79%) OSCE
2 4 (13.79%) GCIA
2 4 (13.79%) GSEC
2 4 (13.79%) GCIH
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (10.34%) SLA
System Software
1 14 (48.28%) Active Directory
2 4 (13.79%) Oracle RMAN
2 4 (13.79%) Oracle RAC
3 2 (6.90%) DFS Replication
4 1 (3.45%) NFS
4 1 (3.45%) Novell eDirectory
4 1 (3.45%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 4 (13.79%) Data Guard
2 2 (6.90%) Puppet
2 2 (6.90%) Opscode Chef
2 2 (6.90%) CiscoWorks
2 2 (6.90%) HP NNM
2 2 (6.90%) SCOM
3 1 (3.45%) Veritas Storage Foundation
3 1 (3.45%) Tivoli
3 1 (3.45%) CA SiteMinder
3 1 (3.45%) Ansible
Vendors
1 12 (41.38%) Red Hat
2 11 (37.93%) Microsoft
2 11 (37.93%) Oracle
3 5 (17.24%) Sun
4 4 (13.79%) HP
5 3 (10.34%) Citrix
5 3 (10.34%) Apple
6 2 (6.90%) Juniper
6 2 (6.90%) Cisco
6 2 (6.90%) F5
7 1 (3.45%) Rackspace
7 1 (3.45%) ForgeRock
7 1 (3.45%) CA
7 1 (3.45%) Veritas
7 1 (3.45%) CheckPoint
7 1 (3.45%) Symantec
7 1 (3.45%) Remedy
7 1 (3.45%) VMware
7 1 (3.45%) Blue Coat