The table below looks at the statistics for LDAP skills in IT jobs advertised for the South Wales region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited LDAP over the 3 months to 24 October 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
24 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Lightweight Directory Access Protocol (LDAP)
Rank 84 97 -
Rank change year-on-year
+13 -
Permanent jobs citing LDAP 5 2 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in South Wales 0.45% 0.16% -
As % of the Communications & Networking category 2.18% 0.92% -
Number of salaries quoted 5 2 0
Average salary £21,500 £24,500 -
Average salary % change year-on-year
-12.24% -
UK excluding London average salary £50,000 £46,500 £44,000
% change year-on-year
+7.52% +5.68%
LDAP
Wales

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

Communications & Networking Category
South Wales
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
229 218 267
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in South Wales 20.82% 17.69% 26.51%
Number of salaries quoted 216 197 240
Average salary £37,500 £35,000 £38,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+7.14% -7.89%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,000 £27,200 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £52,500 £57,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

LDAP
Jobs Demand Trend in South Wales

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

LDAP Jobs Demand Trend in South Wales

LDAP
Salary Trend in South Wales

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

LDAP Salary Trend in South Wales

LDAP
Salary Histogram in South Wales

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing LDAP across the South Wales region over the 3 months to 24 October 2014.

LDAP Salary Histogram in South Wales

LDAP
Job Locations in South Wales

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing LDAP within the South Wales region over the 3 months to 24 October 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
Rhondda Cynon Taff - 2 £20,000 -
Cardiff +2 1 £45,000 +73.07%
Caerphilly - 1 £21,250 -
LDAP
Wales

LDAP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in South Wales

For the 6 months to 24 October 2014, IT jobs across the South Wales 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 7 (87.50%) Windows
2 6 (75.00%) Linux
3 5 (62.50%) TCP/IP
3 5 (62.50%) DNS
4 4 (50.00%) SAN
4 4 (50.00%) VMware
5 3 (37.50%) NetApp
5 3 (37.50%) Project Management
5 3 (37.50%) Altiris
5 3 (37.50%) Degree
5 3 (37.50%) VMware Infrastructure
5 3 (37.50%) Active Directory
5 3 (37.50%) HP
5 3 (37.50%) NFS
5 3 (37.50%) SQL Server
5 3 (37.50%) NAS
5 3 (37.50%) 3PAR
5 3 (37.50%) Change Control
6 2 (25.00%) Opscode Chef
6 2 (25.00%) DevOps
6 2 (25.00%) PPTP
6 2 (25.00%) Puppet
6 2 (25.00%) Windows 7
6 2 (25.00%) Amazon EC2
6 2 (25.00%) Perl
6 2 (25.00%) MySQL
6 2 (25.00%) DHCP
6 2 (25.00%) MS Exchange
6 2 (25.00%) MS Excel
6 2 (25.00%) SharePoint

LDAP
Top Related IT Skills in South Wales by Category

For the 6 months to 24 October 2014, IT jobs across the South Wales 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 2 (25.00%) SharePoint
1 2 (25.00%) MS Exchange
2 1 (12.50%) nginx
2 1 (12.50%) OpenStack
2 1 (12.50%) Apache
2 1 (12.50%) Tomcat
Applications
1 2 (25.00%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 2 (25.00%) Amazon EC2
2 1 (12.50%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (12.50%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 5 (62.50%) DNS
1 5 (62.50%) TCP/IP
2 4 (50.00%) SAN
3 3 (37.50%) NAS
4 2 (25.00%) DHCP
4 2 (25.00%) VPN
4 2 (25.00%) PPTP
5 1 (12.50%) SSH
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (37.50%) SQL Server
2 2 (25.00%) MySQL
3 1 (12.50%) JasperReports
Development Applications
1 1 (12.50%) Eclipse
1 1 (12.50%) JMeter
1 1 (12.50%) Subversion
1 1 (12.50%) Maven
1 1 (12.50%) JIRA
1 1 (12.50%) Selenium
1 1 (12.50%) Cucumber
1 1 (12.50%) Jenkins
General
1 2 (25.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 2 (25.00%) Graduate
1 2 (25.00%) Help Desk Support
1 2 (25.00%) IT Graduate
2 1 (12.50%) DevOps Engineer
2 1 (12.50%) UNIX Administrator
2 1 (12.50%) Linux Administrator
2 1 (12.50%) 2nd Line Support
2 1 (12.50%) Administrator
2 1 (12.50%) Test Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (12.50%) HTML
1 1 (12.50%) J2EE
1 1 (12.50%) EJB
1 1 (12.50%) SOAP
1 1 (12.50%) XML
1 1 (12.50%) JMS
1 1 (12.50%) Java EE 5
1 1 (12.50%) JPA
1 1 (12.50%) EJB 3.0
1 1 (12.50%) Apache Camel
Operating Systems
1 7 (87.50%) Windows
2 6 (75.00%) Linux
3 2 (25.00%) Windows XP
3 2 (25.00%) CentOS
3 2 (25.00%) Windows 7
4 1 (12.50%) UNIX
4 1 (12.50%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 1 (12.50%) Debian
4 1 (12.50%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (37.50%) Project Management
1 3 (37.50%) Change Control
2 2 (25.00%) DevOps
3 1 (12.50%) Agile Software Development
3 1 (12.50%) Software Testing
3 1 (12.50%) Configuration Management
Programming Languages
1 2 (25.00%) Perl
1 2 (25.00%) Ruby
2 1 (12.50%) Bash Shell
2 1 (12.50%) Java
2 1 (12.50%) SQL
2 1 (12.50%) Python
2 1 (12.50%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 3 (37.50%) Degree
2 2 (25.00%) Microsoft Certification
2 2 (25.00%) A+ Certification
2 2 (25.00%) Network+ Certification
3 1 (12.50%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
3 1 (12.50%) ISTQB
3 1 (12.50%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
System Software
1 3 (37.50%) NFS
1 3 (37.50%) Active Directory
1 3 (37.50%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 2 (25.00%) Puppet
1 2 (25.00%) Opscode Chef
2 1 (12.50%) Ansible
2 1 (12.50%) YUM
Vendors
1 4 (50.00%) VMware
2 3 (37.50%) Altiris
2 3 (37.50%) 3PAR
2 3 (37.50%) HP
2 3 (37.50%) NetApp
3 2 (25.00%) Symantec
3 2 (25.00%) Cisco
3 2 (25.00%) Microsoft
4 1 (12.50%) Rackspace
4 1 (12.50%) Google
4 1 (12.50%) Oracle