The table below looks at the statistics for LDAP skills in IT jobs advertised for the Southampton region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited LDAP over the 3 months to 1 May 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
1 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Lightweight Directory Access Protocol (LDAP)
Rank 87 74 65
Rank change year-on-year
-13 -9
Permanent jobs citing LDAP 5 9 22
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Southampton 0.57% 0.96% 2.65%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 2.19% 4.43% 11.89%
Number of salaries quoted 4 9 18
Average salary £46,875 £47,500 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-1.31% +5.55%
90% offered a salary of more than £42,875 £40,000 £40,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £51,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £44,175 £47,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
-6.01% +10.58%
LDAP
Hampshire

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

Communications & Networking Category
Southampton
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
228 203 185
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Southampton 26.09% 21.62% 22.29%
Number of salaries quoted 154 180 166
Average salary £42,500 £32,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+30.76% -18.75%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,000 £25,000 £29,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £50,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £39,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% +2.56%

LDAP
Jobs Demand Trend in Southampton

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

LDAP Jobs Demand Trend in Southampton

LDAP
Salary Trend in Southampton

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

LDAP Salary Trend in Southampton

LDAP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Southampton

For the 6 months to 1 May 2015, IT jobs across the Southampton 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%) LAN
1 7 (87.50%) WAN
1 7 (87.50%) TCP/IP
2 4 (50.00%) VPN
2 4 (50.00%) SSL
2 4 (50.00%) Cisco
2 4 (50.00%) OSPF
2 4 (50.00%) BGP
2 4 (50.00%) EIGRP
2 4 (50.00%) TACACS
2 4 (50.00%) Ethernet
2 4 (50.00%) IPX
2 4 (50.00%) Windows
2 4 (50.00%) Linux
2 4 (50.00%) Wi-Fi
2 4 (50.00%) SSH
2 4 (50.00%) VLAN
2 4 (50.00%) PKI
2 4 (50.00%) Cisco IOS
3 3 (37.50%) Security Testing
3 3 (37.50%) Security Cleared
3 3 (37.50%) Incident Management
3 3 (37.50%) Wireshark
3 3 (37.50%) Fast Ethernet
3 3 (37.50%) Gigabit Ethernet
3 3 (37.50%) Computer Forensics
3 3 (37.50%) Ethical Hacking
3 3 (37.50%) CEH
3 3 (37.50%) Sourcefire
3 3 (37.50%) Snort

LDAP
Top Related IT Skills in Southampton by Category

For the 6 months to 1 May 2015, IT jobs across the Southampton 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 1 (12.50%) WebSphere
Communications & Networking
1 7 (87.50%) LAN
1 7 (87.50%) WAN
1 7 (87.50%) TCP/IP
2 4 (50.00%) VPN
2 4 (50.00%) SSL
2 4 (50.00%) OSPF
2 4 (50.00%) BGP
2 4 (50.00%) EIGRP
2 4 (50.00%) TACACS
2 4 (50.00%) Ethernet
2 4 (50.00%) IPX
2 4 (50.00%) Wi-Fi
2 4 (50.00%) SSH
2 4 (50.00%) VLAN
2 4 (50.00%) Cisco IOS
3 3 (37.50%) Wireshark
3 3 (37.50%) Fast Ethernet
3 3 (37.50%) Gigabit Ethernet
3 3 (37.50%) Intrusion Detection
3 3 (37.50%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (12.50%) DB2
General
1 1 (12.50%) Law
Job Titles
1 3 (37.50%) Analyst
2 2 (25.00%) Network Engineer
2 2 (25.00%) Network Specialist
3 1 (12.50%) Security Analyst
3 1 (12.50%) Solutions Consultant
3 1 (12.50%) Support Engineer
3 1 (12.50%) Support Consultant
3 1 (12.50%) Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (12.50%) Tivoli Directory Integrator
Miscellaneous
1 4 (50.00%) PKI
2 3 (37.50%) Management Information System
3 1 (12.50%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 4 (50.00%) Windows
1 4 (50.00%) Linux
2 3 (37.50%) Solaris
3 1 (12.50%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (37.50%) Security Testing
1 3 (37.50%) Incident Management
1 3 (37.50%) Computer Forensics
1 3 (37.50%) Ethical Hacking
1 3 (37.50%) Penetration Testing
1 3 (37.50%) Information Security
1 3 (37.50%) SIEM
1 3 (37.50%) Change Control
1 3 (37.50%) Kalman Filter
1 3 (37.50%) Malware Analysis
2 1 (12.50%) Information Assurance
2 1 (12.50%) Service Management
2 1 (12.50%) Change Management
2 1 (12.50%) ITIL
Programming Languages
1 1 (12.50%) SQL
Qualifications
1 3 (37.50%) Security Cleared
1 3 (37.50%) CEH
1 3 (37.50%) GIAC
2 1 (12.50%) Degree
2 1 (12.50%) SC Cleared
2 1 (12.50%) DV Cleared
System Software
1 3 (37.50%) Snort
2 1 (12.50%) Tivoli Directory Server
Systems Management
1 1 (12.50%) Tivoli
1 1 (12.50%) Tivoli Identity Manager
Vendors
1 4 (50.00%) Cisco
2 3 (37.50%) Sourcefire
3 1 (12.50%) IBM