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 27 January 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
27 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Lightweight Directory Access Protocol (LDAP)
Rank 144 157 143
Rank change year-on-year
+13 -14
Permanent jobs citing LDAP 9 10 6
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Scotland 0.29% 0.30% 0.20%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 2.55% 2.61% 1.26%
Number of salaries quoted 4 10 6
Average salary £38,750 £48,250 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-19.68% +37.85%
UK excluding London average salary £50,000 £49,500 £44,000
% change year-on-year
+1.01% +12.50%
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
353 383 475
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Scotland 11.36% 11.61% 16.11%
Number of salaries quoted 216 268 307
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 £24,902 £27,050
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £55,000 £52,950
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 27 January 2015.

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 27 January 2015. 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 +2 7 £38,750 -19.27% 1
West Lothian - 2 - -
LDAP
UK

LDAP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Scotland

For the 6 months to 27 January 2015, 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 15 (57.69%) Windows
2 14 (53.85%) UNIX
2 14 (53.85%) Active Directory
3 12 (46.15%) Red Hat
3 12 (46.15%) Solaris
3 12 (46.15%) Linux
4 11 (42.31%) Microsoft
5 9 (34.62%) Oracle
5 9 (34.62%) Banking
6 7 (26.92%) DNS
7 6 (23.08%) TCP/IP
7 6 (23.08%) Firewall
7 6 (23.08%) Finance
7 6 (23.08%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 5 (19.23%) Sun
8 5 (19.23%) SSL
8 5 (19.23%) Perl
9 4 (15.38%) VBScript
9 4 (15.38%) SLA
9 4 (15.38%) HTTP
9 4 (15.38%) SMTP
9 4 (15.38%) PowerShell
9 4 (15.38%) Degree
9 4 (15.38%) Computer Science
9 4 (15.38%) OpenLDAP
10 3 (11.54%) Windows 7
10 3 (11.54%) GWAPT
10 3 (11.54%) GPEN
10 3 (11.54%) OSCP
10 3 (11.54%) OSCE

LDAP
Top Related IT Skills in Scotland by Category

For the 6 months to 27 January 2015, 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%) MS Exchange
1 3 (11.54%) Exchange Server 2007
2 2 (7.69%) Apache
3 1 (3.85%) SharePoint
3 1 (3.85%) WebLogic
3 1 (3.85%) JBoss
3 1 (3.85%) nginx
3 1 (3.85%) Oracle Application Server
Applications
1 3 (11.54%) MS Office
2 1 (3.85%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (3.85%) Oracle EBS
Cloud Services
1 1 (3.85%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 7 (26.92%) DNS
2 6 (23.08%) TCP/IP
2 6 (23.08%) Firewall
3 5 (19.23%) SSL
4 4 (15.38%) OpenLDAP
4 4 (15.38%) HTTP
4 4 (15.38%) SMTP
5 3 (11.54%) FTP
5 3 (11.54%) SSH
5 3 (11.54%) Intrusion Detection
5 3 (11.54%) Wireshark
5 3 (11.54%) Network Security
5 3 (11.54%) tcpdump
6 2 (7.69%) SAN
7 1 (3.85%) NAS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (11.54%) Oracle Database
2 2 (7.69%) Relational Database
2 2 (7.69%) RDBMS
2 2 (7.69%) SQLPlus
3 1 (3.85%) Oracle BI EE
3 1 (3.85%) Oracle Exadata
Development Applications
1 1 (3.85%) Subversion
1 1 (3.85%) Git (software)
1 1 (3.85%) Jenkins
General
1 9 (34.62%) Banking
2 6 (23.08%) Finance
3 2 (7.69%) Retail
3 2 (7.69%) Retail Banking
4 1 (3.85%) International Banking
4 1 (3.85%) Investment Banking
4 1 (3.85%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 6 (23.08%) Analyst
2 3 (11.54%) Support Technician
2 3 (11.54%) Desktop Support
2 3 (11.54%) Security Analyst
2 3 (11.54%) Technical Specialist
2 3 (11.54%) Desktop Support Technician
2 3 (11.54%) Desktop Technician
3 2 (7.69%) Technical Analyst
3 2 (7.69%) Senior Technical Analyst
3 2 (7.69%) Administrator
3 2 (7.69%) Senior Analyst
3 2 (7.69%) Systems Administrator
4 1 (3.85%) Systems Engineer
4 1 (3.85%) DBA
4 1 (3.85%) Support Analyst
4 1 (3.85%) Support Specialist
4 1 (3.85%) Solutions Designer
4 1 (3.85%) 2nd Line Support
4 1 (3.85%) Infrastructure Engineer
4 1 (3.85%) Junior
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (11.54%) Regular Expression
2 1 (3.85%) HTML
2 1 (3.85%) .NET
2 1 (3.85%) ASP.NET
2 1 (3.85%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 4 (15.38%) Computer Science
2 3 (11.54%) Management Information System
3 2 (7.69%) PKI
4 1 (3.85%) Mobile App
4 1 (3.85%) Enterprise Software
4 1 (3.85%) IBM XIV
4 1 (3.85%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 15 (57.69%) Windows
2 14 (53.85%) UNIX
3 12 (46.15%) Solaris
3 12 (46.15%) Linux
4 6 (23.08%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 3 (11.54%) Windows 7
5 3 (11.54%) Windows XP
6 2 (7.69%) Windows Server 2003
6 2 (7.69%) Windows 2000
6 2 (7.69%) Windows Server 2008
7 1 (3.85%) CentOS
7 1 (3.85%) Fedora
7 1 (3.85%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (11.54%) Information Security
1 3 (11.54%) Agile Software Development
1 3 (11.54%) ITIL
1 3 (11.54%) Data Security
2 1 (3.85%) Business Continuity
2 1 (3.85%) BCP
2 1 (3.85%) Configuration Management
2 1 (3.85%) Project Management
2 1 (3.85%) Regression Testing
2 1 (3.85%) Software Testing
2 1 (3.85%) Web Development
2 1 (3.85%) Problem Management
2 1 (3.85%) Continuous Integration
2 1 (3.85%) Business Continuity Planning
2 1 (3.85%) Network Monitoring
Programming Languages
1 5 (19.23%) Perl
2 4 (15.38%) VBScript
2 4 (15.38%) PowerShell
3 2 (7.69%) Bash Shell
3 2 (7.69%) SQL
4 1 (3.85%) Python
4 1 (3.85%) Shell Script
4 1 (3.85%) PHP
4 1 (3.85%) PL/SQL
4 1 (3.85%) C#
4 1 (3.85%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 4 (15.38%) Degree
2 3 (11.54%) GWAPT
2 3 (11.54%) GPEN
2 3 (11.54%) OSCP
2 3 (11.54%) OSCE
2 3 (11.54%) GCIA
2 3 (11.54%) GSEC
2 3 (11.54%) GCIH
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (15.38%) SLA
System Software
1 14 (53.85%) Active Directory
2 2 (7.69%) Oracle RMAN
2 2 (7.69%) Oracle RAC
2 2 (7.69%) DFS Replication
3 1 (3.85%) NFS
3 1 (3.85%) Novell eDirectory
3 1 (3.85%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (3.85%) Veritas Cluster Server
Systems Management
1 2 (7.69%) Veritas Storage Foundation
1 2 (7.69%) SCOM
1 2 (7.69%) Data Guard
1 2 (7.69%) Puppet
2 1 (3.85%) Red Hat Spacewalk
2 1 (3.85%) Opscode Chef
2 1 (3.85%) Tivoli
2 1 (3.85%) CA SiteMinder
Vendors
1 12 (46.15%) Red Hat
2 11 (42.31%) Microsoft
3 9 (34.62%) Oracle
4 5 (19.23%) Sun
5 3 (11.54%) Citrix
5 3 (11.54%) Apple
6 2 (7.69%) Veritas
6 2 (7.69%) HP
7 1 (3.85%) EMC
7 1 (3.85%) CA
7 1 (3.85%) NetApp
7 1 (3.85%) IBM
7 1 (3.85%) Symantec
7 1 (3.85%) Remedy
7 1 (3.85%) VMware
7 1 (3.85%) Rackspace