The table below looks at the statistics for LDAP skills in IT jobs advertised across the UK. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited LDAP over the 3 months to 5 March 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
5 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Lightweight Directory Access Protocol (LDAP)
Rank 503 426 436
Rank change year-on-year
-77 +10
Permanent jobs citing LDAP 415 599 517
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.40% 0.57% 0.50%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 2.20% 3.35% 2.50%
Number of salaries quoted 288 452 423
Average salary £50,000 £50,000 £45,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +9.89%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,435 £32,500 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £72,500 £70,500 £62,500
UK excluding London average salary £47,500 £48,000 £42,000
% change year-on-year
-1.04% +14.28%

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

Communications & Networking Category
UK
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
18900 17855 20698
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 18.02% 16.90% 20.10%
Number of salaries quoted 15127 14032 16850
Average salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.88% -
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £26,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £67,500 £62,500 £62,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

LDAP
Jobs Demand Trend

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

LDAP Jobs Demand Trend in the UK

LDAP
Salary Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing LDAP within the UK.

LDAP Salary Trend in the UK

LDAP
Salary Histogram

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing LDAP over the 3 months to 5 March 2015 within the UK.

LDAP Salary Histogram in the UK

LDAP
Top 30 Job Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing LDAP within the UK over the 3 months to 5 March 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
England -71 403 £50,000 - 67
London -13 195 £57,500 - 27
South East -5 108 £50,000 -2.43% 20
City of London -23 48 £55,000 - 7
Berkshire +5 47 £50,000 -4.76% 4
East of England +9 30 £37,200 -42.76% 7
Reading +2 25 £65,000 +23.80% 2
South West -55 25 £50,000 +19.04% 3
Yorkshire -15 22 £35,000 -22.22% 3
Hampshire -14 21 £45,000 -5.26% 4
Surrey -1 19 £60,000 +41.17% 3
West Yorkshire +5 17 £32,500 -18.75% 2
Essex -2 16 £45,000 -30.76% 1
Leeds +9 14 £32,500 -18.75% 2
Brentwood - 13 £50,000 -
East Sussex - 13 £35,000 - 2
East Midlands -1 12 £50,000 - 2
Gloucestershire -9 12 £50,000 +19.04%
Bracknell -19 10 £30,000 -45.45% 1
Basingstoke +13 8 - -
Scotland -7 8 £38,750 +5.02% 2
Maidenhead - 8 £47,500 -
Cambridgeshire +1 7 £32,435 -25.43%
Cambridge 0 7 £32,435 -25.43%
West Midlands -38 7 £45,000 -10.00%
Bexhill-On-Sea - 7 - -
Leicester +9 6 £50,000 - 1
Leicestershire +8 6 £50,000 - 1
Cheltenham -4 6 £50,000 +63.93%
Nottinghamshire -11 6 £50,000 +25.00% 1

LDAP
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 5 March 2015, IT jobs within the UK 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.

1 525 (57.95%) Linux
2 379 (41.83%) Windows
3 350 (38.63%) DNS
4 290 (32.01%) TCP/IP
5 265 (29.25%) VMware
6 260 (28.70%) Active Directory
7 249 (27.48%) Firewall
8 243 (26.82%) UNIX
9 236 (26.05%) Perl
10 227 (25.06%) Red Hat
11 224 (24.72%) Oracle
12 218 (24.06%) MySQL
13 214 (23.62%) Microsoft
14 210 (23.18%) Java
15 203 (22.41%) Apache
16 194 (21.41%) SAN
17 185 (20.42%) Solaris
18 183 (20.20%) VMware Infrastructure
19 171 (18.87%) SQL Server
20 170 (18.76%) SQL
21 167 (18.43%) DHCP
22 166 (18.32%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
23 164 (18.10%) Finance
24 158 (17.44%) Analytical Skills
25 157 (17.33%) ITIL
26 156 (17.22%) Puppet
27 153 (16.89%) Bash Shell
28 138 (15.23%) HP
28 138 (15.23%) Degree
29 137 (15.12%) SSL

LDAP
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 5 March 2015, IT jobs within the UK 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
1 203 (22.41%) Apache
2 119 (13.13%) Tomcat
3 74 (8.17%) MS Exchange
4 72 (7.95%) JBoss
5 65 (7.17%) WebSphere
6 63 (6.95%) WebLogic
6 63 (6.95%) IIS
7 49 (5.41%) SharePoint
8 44 (4.86%) Exchange Server 2010
9 32 (3.53%) nginx
10 23 (2.54%) Exchange Server 2007
11 20 (2.21%) Confluence
12 17 (1.88%) WildFly
13 15 (1.66%) GlassFish
13 15 (1.66%) MediaWiki
13 15 (1.66%) Exchange Server 2013
14 14 (1.55%) WebSphere Application Server
14 14 (1.55%) BizTalk Server
15 13 (1.43%) Oracle HTTP Server
16 12 (1.32%) SharePoint 2010
Applications
1 106 (11.70%) MS Excel
2 26 (2.87%) MS Office
3 7 (0.77%) MS Visio
4 5 (0.55%) SPSS
4 5 (0.55%) InfoPath
Business Applications
1 9 (0.99%) Oracle BPM
2 8 (0.88%) Oracle EBS
3 7 (0.77%) Oracle EBS R12
4 6 (0.66%) SAP Business One
4 6 (0.66%) Remedy ITSM
4 6 (0.66%) Oracle 11i
5 5 (0.55%) Cognos TM1
6 4 (0.44%) Cognos Business Intelligence
6 4 (0.44%) Oracle Financials
6 4 (0.44%) Oracle ERP
6 4 (0.44%) Oracle Applications
7 3 (0.33%) Tridion
8 2 (0.22%) Dynamics CRM
9 1 (0.11%) HFM
9 1 (0.11%) Hyperion Planning
9 1 (0.11%) Magento
9 1 (0.11%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 52 (5.74%) SaaS
2 37 (4.08%) Office 365
3 19 (2.10%) Amazon AWS
4 13 (1.43%) PaaS
5 9 (0.99%) Microsoft Azure
6 6 (0.66%) IaaS
7 5 (0.55%) Amazon EC2
8 2 (0.22%) Google Compute Engine
8 2 (0.22%) Google Cloud Platform
8 2 (0.22%) Cloud Computing
9 1 (0.11%) Google App Engine
9 1 (0.11%) Amazon S3
9 1 (0.11%) Joyent
Communications & Networking
1 350 (38.63%) DNS
2 290 (32.01%) TCP/IP
3 249 (27.48%) Firewall
4 194 (21.41%) SAN
5 167 (18.43%) DHCP
6 137 (15.12%) SSL
7 135 (14.90%) VPN
8 131 (14.46%) HTTP
9 114 (12.58%) LAN
10 99 (10.93%) WAN
11 95 (10.49%) SMTP
12 77 (8.50%) Kerberos
13 73 (8.06%) NAS
14 70 (7.73%) FTP
15 65 (7.17%) SNMP
16 58 (6.40%) iSCSI
17 50 (5.52%) Network Security
18 45 (4.97%) Internet
19 41 (4.53%) BGP
20 34 (3.75%) Wireshark
Database & Business Intelligence
1 218 (24.06%) MySQL
2 171 (18.87%) SQL Server
3 64 (7.06%) Relational Database
4 58 (6.40%) PostgreSQL
5 56 (6.18%) Oracle Database
6 46 (5.08%) MongoDB
7 24 (2.65%) SQL Server 2005
8 23 (2.54%) Oracle Database 11g
9 22 (2.43%) SQL Server 2008
10 21 (2.32%) NoSQL
11 19 (2.10%) Hadoop
12 18 (1.99%) SQL Server 2012
12 18 (1.99%) Oracle Reports
13 14 (1.55%) Big Data
14 13 (1.43%) RDBMS
15 12 (1.32%) DB2
15 12 (1.32%) Data Warehouse
16 11 (1.21%) Oracle Database 12c
17 9 (0.99%) Oracle Database 10g
18 8 (0.88%) Apache Cassandra
Development Applications
1 79 (8.72%) Git (software)
2 55 (6.07%) Subversion
3 51 (5.63%) Jenkins
4 46 (5.08%) Maven
5 43 (4.75%) JIRA
6 34 (3.75%) Eclipse
7 26 (2.87%) JUnit
8 23 (2.54%) Hudson
9 17 (1.88%) NetBeans
9 17 (1.88%) Atlassian Bamboo
10 8 (0.88%) Visual Studio
11 7 (0.77%) Ant
11 7 (0.77%) SoapUI
12 6 (0.66%) YourKit
12 6 (0.66%) Mercurial
12 6 (0.66%) JProfiler
13 4 (0.44%) Emacs
13 4 (0.44%) TeamCity
13 4 (0.44%) ClearCase
13 4 (0.44%) WebLogic Workshop
General
1 164 (18.10%) Finance
2 57 (6.29%) Banking
3 41 (4.53%) Telecoms
4 18 (1.99%) Financial Institution
5 14 (1.55%) Law
6 9 (0.99%) Investment Banking
6 9 (0.99%) Marketing
7 7 (0.77%) Legal
7 7 (0.77%) Advertising
7 7 (0.77%) Retail
8 6 (0.66%) French Language
8 6 (0.66%) German Language
8 6 (0.66%) Back Office
9 5 (0.55%) Electronics
9 5 (0.55%) Billing
10 2 (0.22%) Retail Banking
10 2 (0.22%) Spanish Language
10 2 (0.22%) Games
10 2 (0.22%) Manufacturing
11 1 (0.11%) Front Office
Job Titles
1 170 (18.76%) Administrator
2 159 (17.55%) Developer
3 148 (16.34%) Systems Administrator
4 67 (7.40%) Analyst
5 66 (7.28%) Consultant
5 66 (7.28%) ServiceNow Developer
6 57 (6.29%) Linux Administrator
7 56 (6.18%) Systems Engineer
8 53 (5.85%) Linux Systems Administrator
9 51 (5.63%) Architect
10 42 (4.64%) Java Developer
11 40 (4.42%) Software Engineer
12 38 (4.19%) Technical Consultant
12 38 (4.19%) Infrastructure Engineer
13 36 (3.97%) Linux Engineer
13 36 (3.97%) Support Engineer
14 32 (3.53%) Senior Systems Administrator
15 31 (3.42%) DevOps Engineer
16 28 (3.09%) UNIX Administrator
17 27 (2.98%) Network Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 102 (11.26%) XML
2 92 (10.15%) Web Services
3 72 (7.95%) HTML
4 65 (7.17%) .NET
5 56 (6.18%) CSS
6 48 (5.30%) SOAP
7 45 (4.97%) J2EE
8 41 (4.53%) Java EE
9 40 (4.42%) JSON
10 35 (3.86%) Spring
11 33 (3.64%) Ajax
12 31 (3.42%) Middleware
12 31 (3.42%) LAMP
13 28 (3.09%) XSLT
14 27 (2.98%) JMS
14 27 (2.98%) RESTful
15 25 (2.76%) REST
16 23 (2.54%) SAML
16 23 (2.54%) Servlets
16 23 (2.54%) jQuery
Miscellaneous
1 158 (17.44%) Analytical Skills
2 92 (10.15%) Computer Science
3 80 (8.83%) PKI
4 71 (7.84%) Clustering
5 60 (6.62%) Open Source
6 47 (5.19%) Management Information System
7 45 (4.97%) Replication
8 37 (4.08%) Enterprise Software
9 32 (3.53%) CMDB
10 26 (2.87%) Blackberry
10 26 (2.87%) HACMP
10 26 (2.87%) CESG
11 24 (2.65%) Smartcard
11 24 (2.65%) Streaming Video
12 22 (2.43%) Client/Server
13 17 (1.88%) Wiki
13 17 (1.88%) Mathematics
14 14 (1.55%) Cryptography
15 13 (1.43%) Algorithms
16 12 (1.32%) Embedded Systems
Operating Systems
1 525 (57.95%) Linux
2 379 (41.83%) Windows
3 243 (26.82%) UNIX
4 185 (20.42%) Solaris
5 166 (18.32%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 117 (12.91%) CentOS
7 84 (9.27%) Windows Server 2008
8 67 (7.40%) AIX
9 51 (5.63%) Ubuntu
10 47 (5.19%) Windows Server 2003
11 37 (4.08%) Windows Server 2012
12 29 (3.20%) Android
13 28 (3.09%) Debian
14 27 (2.98%) Windows 7
15 26 (2.87%) Mac OS X
16 22 (2.43%) Apple iOS
16 22 (2.43%) HPUX
17 21 (2.32%) Windows XP
18 16 (1.77%) Oracle Linux
19 15 (1.66%) BlackBerry OS
Processes & Methodologies
1 157 (17.33%) ITIL
2 100 (11.04%) Disaster Recovery
3 92 (10.15%) Load Balancing
4 84 (9.27%) E-Commerce
5 78 (8.61%) Information Security
6 72 (7.95%) Project Management
7 69 (7.62%) Performance Tuning
8 68 (7.51%) Workflow
9 67 (7.40%) Configuration Management
10 61 (6.73%) Agile Software Development
11 59 (6.51%) Continuous Integration
11 59 (6.51%) DevOps
12 56 (6.18%) Capacity Planning
13 54 (5.96%) Change Management
13 54 (5.96%) Time Management
13 54 (5.96%) Software Engineering
14 46 (5.08%) Migration
15 44 (4.86%) Service Management
15 44 (4.86%) TDD
16 40 (4.42%) SIEM
Programming Languages
1 236 (26.05%) Perl
2 210 (23.18%) Java
3 170 (18.76%) SQL
4 153 (16.89%) Bash Shell
5 130 (14.35%) Python
6 97 (10.71%) PHP
7 75 (8.28%) Shell Script
8 63 (6.95%) JavaScript
9 57 (6.29%) PowerShell
10 41 (4.53%) Ruby
11 39 (4.30%) C++
12 36 (3.97%) C
13 35 (3.86%) C#
14 24 (2.65%) Bourne shell
15 19 (2.10%) VBScript
16 18 (1.99%) XPath
17 13 (1.43%) PL/SQL
17 13 (1.43%) Korn
18 11 (1.21%) T-SQL
19 5 (0.55%) Jython
Qualifications
1 138 (15.23%) Degree
2 68 (7.51%) Security Cleared
3 41 (4.53%) SC Cleared
4 39 (4.30%) Cisco Certification
5 32 (3.53%) CCNA
6 31 (3.42%) VCP4
7 30 (3.31%) CISSP
8 28 (3.09%) DV Cleared
8 28 (3.09%) CCNP
9 25 (2.76%) Microsoft Certification
10 16 (1.77%) RHCE
10 16 (1.77%) CISM
11 12 (1.32%) MCSE
12 9 (0.99%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
12 9 (0.99%) NCDA
13 8 (0.88%) HND
13 8 (0.88%) ITIL Certification
13 8 (0.88%) GCIA
14 7 (0.77%) CCSA
14 7 (0.77%) GIAC
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 49 (5.41%) SLA
2 31 (3.42%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 21 (2.32%) QA
4 17 (1.88%) PCI DSS
5 12 (1.32%) COBIT
6 8 (0.88%) COSO
7 6 (0.66%) Data Quality
8 4 (0.44%) ISO 9001
9 2 (0.22%) BS7799
System Software
1 260 (28.70%) Active Directory
2 183 (20.20%) VMware Infrastructure
3 107 (11.81%) NFS
4 48 (5.30%) XenServer
5 47 (5.19%) Samba
6 46 (5.08%) Hyper-V
7 41 (4.53%) Oracle RAC
8 38 (4.19%) Veritas Cluster Server
9 37 (4.08%) vSphere
9 37 (4.08%) Postfix
10 25 (2.76%) XenApp
11 24 (2.65%) Veritas Volume Manager
12 23 (2.54%) XenDesktop
13 18 (1.99%) Sendmail
14 17 (1.88%) Snort
14 17 (1.88%) Squid
14 17 (1.88%) VMware ESXi
15 16 (1.77%) VMware ESX
16 14 (1.55%) Oracle RMAN
17 12 (1.32%) Xen
Systems Management
1 156 (17.22%) Puppet
2 102 (11.26%) Nagios
3 69 (7.62%) Opscode Chef
4 53 (5.85%) NetBackup
5 38 (4.19%) WSUS
6 28 (3.09%) Tivoli
6 28 (3.09%) Icinga
7 26 (2.87%) ZABBIX
8 25 (2.76%) SCCM
9 24 (2.65%) SELinux
9 24 (2.65%) yum
10 19 (2.10%) OpenView
11 17 (1.88%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
12 15 (1.66%) CA Single Sign-On
13 14 (1.55%) Salt
13 14 (1.55%) HP UCMDB
14 13 (1.43%) Data Guard
15 12 (1.32%) Oracle Identity Manager
15 12 (1.32%) Control-M
16 11 (1.21%) Cacti
Vendors
1 265 (29.25%) VMware
2 227 (25.06%) Red Hat
3 224 (24.72%) Oracle
4 214 (23.62%) Microsoft
5 138 (15.23%) HP
6 122 (13.47%) Cisco
7 91 (10.04%) Citrix
8 79 (8.72%) Sun
9 75 (8.28%) IBM
10 73 (8.06%) ServiceNow
11 70 (7.73%) NetApp
12 56 (6.18%) Veritas
13 46 (5.08%) Juniper
14 37 (4.08%) EMC
14 37 (4.08%) Symantec
15 35 (3.86%) CheckPoint
16 30 (3.31%) F5
16 30 (3.31%) CA
17 29 (3.20%) Dell
18 27 (2.98%) McAfee
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