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 3 September 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
3 Sep 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Lightweight Directory Access Protocol (LDAP)
Rank 553 429 453
Rank change year-on-year
-124 +24
Permanent jobs citing LDAP 367 648 526
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.34% 0.56% 0.49%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 2.03% 3.09% 2.78%
Number of salaries quoted 291 457 417
Average salary £50,000 £50,000 £47,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +5.26%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £35,000 £33,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £70,000 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £46,500 £47,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year
-2.10% +5.55%

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
18114 20946 18941
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 16.63% 18.11% 17.68%
Number of salaries quoted 15081 16567 15302
Average salary £45,000 £44,000 £44,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+2.27% -
90% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £26,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £65,000 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £41,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+2.50% -

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 3 September 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 3 September 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 -117 346 £50,000 - 43
London -90 168 £52,500 +1.94% 14
South East -68 78 £47,500 - 14
Berkshire +11 41 £45,000 -10.00% 1
City of London -2 36 £50,000 - 9
Yorkshire +3 32 £43,250 -3.88%
East of England +14 30 £37,400 -16.88% 1
South West +3 27 £60,000 +126.41% 8
Reading +6 25 £44,750 -27.23% 1
Scotland +14 21 £38,250 -7.83% 5
Surrey +8 20 £65,000 +47.72% 1
Essex +1 15 - - 1
Brentwood +3 14 - -
Bristol -2 13 £60,000 +46.34% 1
Leeds -4 12 £46,500 +3.33%
West Yorkshire -21 12 £46,500 +3.33%
North Yorkshire +8 11 £25,000 -33.33%
Cambridge +19 10 £37,400 -16.88%
Cambridgeshire +18 10 £37,400 -16.88%
Gloucestershire -9 10 - - 2
South Yorkshire +10 9 £40,000 -
Sheffield +7 9 £40,000 -
Edinburgh -1 8 £35,000 - 1
Guildford - 7 £65,000 -
Hampshire -15 6 £34,500 -27.36% 2
Birmingham -21 6 £54,500 -9.16% 1
West Midlands -28 6 £54,500 +3.80% 1
Glasgow +5 5 £37,500 -5.06% 3
Buckinghamshire -12 5 - - 1
Maidenhead - 5 £47,500 -

LDAP
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 3 September 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.

1 487 (56.24%) Linux
2 392 (45.27%) Windows
3 337 (38.91%) DNS
4 315 (36.37%) Active Directory
5 291 (33.60%) VMware
6 260 (30.02%) UNIX
7 253 (29.21%) Java
8 242 (27.94%) VMware Infrastructure
9 228 (26.33%) Apache
10 221 (25.52%) Microsoft
11 215 (24.83%) Firewall
12 193 (22.29%) TCP/IP
13 192 (22.17%) Web Services
14 190 (21.94%) SQL
14 190 (21.94%) MySQL
15 180 (20.79%) ITIL
16 169 (19.52%) Cisco
17 168 (19.40%) Perl
17 168 (19.40%) Amazon AWS
18 159 (18.36%) Tomcat
19 157 (18.13%) SAN
20 156 (18.01%) Puppet
21 155 (17.90%) Red Hat
22 154 (17.78%) Oracle
23 152 (17.55%) DHCP
24 150 (17.32%) Analytical Skills
25 148 (17.09%) HTTP
26 146 (16.86%) Citrix
27 138 (15.94%) VPN
27 138 (15.94%) HTML

LDAP
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 3 September 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
1 228 (26.33%) Apache
2 159 (18.36%) Tomcat
3 88 (10.16%) nginx
4 79 (9.12%) MS Exchange
5 78 (9.01%) WebLogic
6 74 (8.55%) JBoss
7 73 (8.43%) SharePoint
8 59 (6.81%) Confluence
9 51 (5.89%) WebSphere
10 50 (5.77%) OpenStack
11 48 (5.54%) IIS
12 44 (5.08%) Exchange Server 2010
13 33 (3.81%) Apache Solr
14 30 (3.46%) Moodle
15 24 (2.77%) Exchange Server 2007
16 22 (2.54%) Exchange Server 2013
16 22 (2.54%) MediaWiki
17 19 (2.19%) Lync
18 17 (1.96%) Oracle Application Server
19 13 (1.50%) Exchange Server 2003
Applications
1 115 (13.28%) MS Excel
2 59 (6.81%) MS Office
3 8 (0.92%) MS Visio
4 7 (0.81%) Acrobat
5 3 (0.35%) AutoCAD
6 2 (0.23%) MS PowerPoint
7 1 (0.12%) InfoPath
7 1 (0.12%) FrameMaker
7 1 (0.12%) CorelDRAW
7 1 (0.12%) Adobe Illustrator
Business Applications
1 9 (1.04%) Oracle BPM
2 8 (0.92%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 8 (0.92%) Markit EDM
3 7 (0.81%) HFM
3 7 (0.81%) Hyperion Planning
4 5 (0.58%) Remedy ITSM
5 3 (0.35%) Oracle EBS R12
5 3 (0.35%) SAP HR
5 3 (0.35%) Oracle EBS
6 2 (0.23%) Tridion
7 1 (0.12%) Staffware
7 1 (0.12%) Magento
7 1 (0.12%) SAP BPC
7 1 (0.12%) Dynamics CRM
7 1 (0.12%) SAP ERP
7 1 (0.12%) Fredhopper
Cloud Services
1 168 (19.40%) Amazon AWS
2 76 (8.78%) Amazon EC2
3 51 (5.89%) Office 365
4 50 (5.77%) Cloud Computing
5 42 (4.85%) Amazon S3
6 26 (3.00%) IaaS
7 24 (2.77%) SaaS
8 22 (2.54%) Microsoft Azure
9 16 (1.85%) PaaS
9 16 (1.85%) GitHub
10 14 (1.62%) Route 53
10 14 (1.62%) Virtual Private Cloud
11 8 (0.92%) Amazon Glacier
12 6 (0.69%) Amazon ELB
13 3 (0.35%) Yammer
13 3 (0.35%) Joyent
14 2 (0.23%) Mimecast
14 2 (0.23%) Google Apps
15 1 (0.12%) CloudFront
15 1 (0.12%) Azure Active Directory
Communications & Networking
1 337 (38.91%) DNS
2 215 (24.83%) Firewall
3 193 (22.29%) TCP/IP
4 157 (18.13%) SAN
5 152 (17.55%) DHCP
6 148 (17.09%) HTTP
7 138 (15.94%) VPN
8 124 (14.32%) WAN
8 124 (14.32%) LAN
9 106 (12.24%) SMTP
10 87 (10.05%) SSL
11 74 (8.55%) Internet
12 71 (8.20%) VLAN
13 67 (7.74%) IPsec
14 65 (7.51%) NAS
15 61 (7.04%) Network Security
16 55 (6.35%) SSH
17 46 (5.31%) BGP
17 46 (5.31%) SNMP
18 44 (5.08%) OSPF
Database & Business Intelligence
1 190 (21.94%) MySQL
2 120 (13.86%) SQL Server
3 68 (7.85%) Oracle Database
4 60 (6.93%) PostgreSQL
5 48 (5.54%) Relational Database
6 33 (3.81%) MongoDB
7 21 (2.42%) Data Warehouse
8 15 (1.73%) Amazon RDS
9 12 (1.39%) DB2
10 11 (1.27%) Oracle Reports
11 10 (1.15%) OLAP
11 10 (1.15%) OLTP
11 10 (1.15%) Oracle Database 11g
12 9 (1.04%) NoSQL
13 8 (0.92%) RDBMS
13 8 (0.92%) QlikView
13 8 (0.92%) TKPROF
14 7 (0.81%) Oracle Database 10g
14 7 (0.81%) Essbase
14 7 (0.81%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 134 (15.47%) Git (software)
2 130 (15.01%) Subversion
3 75 (8.66%) JIRA
4 53 (6.12%) Jenkins
5 39 (4.50%) Atlassian Bamboo
6 35 (4.04%) Hudson
7 32 (3.70%) Maven
8 18 (2.08%) ProC
9 13 (1.50%) Eclipse
9 13 (1.50%) TeamCity
10 11 (1.27%) Mercurial
10 11 (1.27%) JUnit
11 10 (1.15%) Ant
11 10 (1.15%) VSS/SourceSafe
11 10 (1.15%) Selenium
11 10 (1.15%) Team Foundation Server
12 7 (0.81%) Liquibase
12 7 (0.81%) Flyway
13 6 (0.69%) Emacs
14 5 (0.58%) Cucumber
General
1 123 (14.20%) Finance
2 50 (5.77%) Telecoms
3 44 (5.08%) Advertising
4 37 (4.27%) Banking
5 21 (2.42%) Marketing
6 19 (2.19%) Retail
7 15 (1.73%) Games
8 13 (1.50%) Electronics
9 12 (1.39%) Law
10 11 (1.27%) Manufacturing
10 11 (1.27%) Retail Banking
11 10 (1.15%) Financial Institution
12 9 (1.04%) Legal
13 5 (0.58%) French Language
13 5 (0.58%) German Language
13 5 (0.58%) Spanish Language
14 4 (0.46%) Billing
15 3 (0.35%) Publishing
15 3 (0.35%) Back Office
16 2 (0.23%) Aerospace
Job Titles
1 155 (17.90%) Administrator
2 119 (13.74%) Systems Administrator
3 110 (12.70%) Analyst
4 94 (10.85%) Developer
5 84 (9.70%) Linux Administrator
6 68 (7.85%) Architect
7 65 (7.51%) Linux Systems Administrator
8 63 (7.27%) DevOps Engineer
9 49 (5.66%) Systems Engineer
10 47 (5.43%) Linux Engineer
11 45 (5.20%) Consultant
11 45 (5.20%) Java Developer
12 41 (4.73%) Linux DevOps Engineer
13 38 (4.39%) Support Analyst
14 37 (4.27%) Applications Support
15 35 (4.04%) Infrastructure Analyst
16 33 (3.81%) Support Engineer
17 30 (3.46%) Technical Architect
18 25 (2.89%) Security Engineer
19 24 (2.77%) Infrastructure Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 192 (22.17%) Web Services
2 138 (15.94%) HTML
3 85 (9.82%) CSS
4 72 (8.31%) .NET
4 72 (8.31%) XML
5 48 (5.54%) J2EE
6 47 (5.43%) Middleware
6 47 (5.43%) HTML5
7 45 (5.20%) AngularJS
7 45 (5.20%) Spring
8 40 (4.62%) XSLT
9 39 (4.50%) SAML
10 38 (4.39%) jQuery
11 37 (4.27%) CSS3
12 36 (4.16%) LAMP
13 33 (3.81%) SOAP
14 31 (3.58%) Ajax
15 30 (3.46%) Hibernate
16 28 (3.23%) Twitter Bootstrap
17 26 (3.00%) RabbitMQ
Miscellaneous
1 150 (17.32%) Analytical Skills
2 86 (9.93%) Data Centre
3 74 (8.55%) Computer Science
4 67 (7.74%) Management Information System
5 48 (5.54%) PKI
6 41 (4.73%) Clustering
7 38 (4.39%) CMDB
8 30 (3.46%) E-Learning
8 30 (3.46%) Replication
9 28 (3.23%) Wiki
10 18 (2.08%) Private Cloud
11 17 (1.96%) Hybrid Cloud
11 17 (1.96%) Enterprise Software
12 14 (1.62%) Mobile App
12 14 (1.62%) Learning Management System
12 14 (1.62%) Smartcard
13 13 (1.50%) IVR
14 12 (1.39%) FMCG
15 10 (1.15%) CESG
15 10 (1.15%) Client/Server
Operating Systems
1 487 (56.24%) Linux
2 392 (45.27%) Windows
3 260 (30.02%) UNIX
4 110 (12.70%) CentOS
5 87 (10.05%) Solaris
6 79 (9.12%) Ubuntu
7 77 (8.89%) Windows Server 2008
8 76 (8.78%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
9 64 (7.39%) Debian
10 62 (7.16%) Windows Server 2003
11 51 (5.89%) AIX
12 47 (5.43%) Windows Server 2012
13 22 (2.54%) Windows 2000
14 19 (2.19%) Scientific Linux
15 17 (1.96%) Windows 7
16 13 (1.50%) SUSE Linux Enterprise Server
17 11 (1.27%) HPUX
17 11 (1.27%) SUSE
18 10 (1.15%) Android
19 9 (1.04%) Data ONTAP
Processes & Methodologies
1 180 (20.79%) ITIL
2 124 (14.32%) Agile Software Development
3 121 (13.97%) Configuration Management
3 121 (13.97%) DevOps
4 85 (9.82%) Change Management
5 83 (9.58%) Disaster Recovery
5 83 (9.58%) Load Balancing
6 78 (9.01%) Project Management
7 66 (7.62%) Open Source
8 65 (7.51%) Continuous Integration
9 47 (5.43%) Migration
10 46 (5.31%) Incident Management
11 42 (4.85%) Service Management
12 39 (4.50%) Information Security
13 37 (4.27%) Data Modelling
13 37 (4.27%) SIEM
14 35 (4.04%) Performance Tuning
14 35 (4.04%) CRM
15 34 (3.93%) Capacity Planning
16 32 (3.70%) Asset Management
Programming Languages
1 253 (29.21%) Java
2 190 (21.94%) SQL
3 168 (19.40%) Perl
4 137 (15.82%) Bash Shell
5 125 (14.43%) JavaScript
6 122 (14.09%) Python
7 94 (10.85%) PHP
8 77 (8.89%) Shell Script
9 76 (8.78%) Ruby
10 69 (7.97%) PowerShell
11 40 (4.62%) C
12 27 (3.12%) PL/SQL
13 24 (2.77%) VBScript
14 19 (2.19%) C++
15 17 (1.96%) Scala
16 14 (1.62%) T-SQL
17 13 (1.50%) C#
18 8 (0.92%) XPath
19 7 (0.81%) Groovy
20 6 (0.69%) Korn
Qualifications
1 107 (12.36%) Degree
2 53 (6.12%) Security Cleared
3 41 (4.73%) ITIL Certification
4 32 (3.70%) Microsoft Certification
5 30 (3.46%) Cisco Certification
6 27 (3.12%) DV Cleared
7 25 (2.89%) SC Cleared
8 24 (2.77%) CCNA
9 16 (1.85%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
10 14 (1.62%) CCNP
11 10 (1.15%) MCSE
12 8 (0.92%) CISSP
13 7 (0.81%) CEH
13 7 (0.81%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
14 6 (0.69%) HND
15 5 (0.58%) LPIC
15 5 (0.58%) GCIA
16 4 (0.46%) CCSA
16 4 (0.46%) RHCE
16 4 (0.46%) CISM
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 59 (6.81%) SLA
2 19 (2.19%) PCI DSS
3 16 (1.85%) QA
4 11 (1.27%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 8 (0.92%) Data Quality
6 2 (0.23%) ISO 9001
6 2 (0.23%) JSP 440
System Software
1 315 (36.37%) Active Directory
2 242 (27.94%) VMware Infrastructure
3 62 (7.16%) XenServer
4 59 (6.81%) XenApp
5 58 (6.70%) iptables
6 56 (6.47%) NFS
7 50 (5.77%) vSphere
8 48 (5.54%) Hyper-V
9 37 (4.27%) Samba
9 37 (4.27%) XenDesktop
10 34 (3.93%) Squid
11 32 (3.70%) qmail
11 32 (3.70%) KVM
12 27 (3.12%) VMware ESXi
13 26 (3.00%) Postfix
14 23 (2.66%) Snort
15 20 (2.31%) VMware ESX
16 18 (2.08%) Oracle RAC
17 17 (1.96%) Veritas Cluster Server
18 15 (1.73%) vCloud
Systems Management
1 156 (18.01%) Puppet
2 99 (11.43%) Nagios
3 68 (7.85%) ZABBIX
3 68 (7.85%) Opscode Chef
4 46 (5.31%) SCCM
5 45 (5.20%) SCOM
6 28 (3.23%) Ansible
7 26 (3.00%) logstash
8 24 (2.77%) Cacti
8 24 (2.77%) NetBackup
8 24 (2.77%) Tivoli
9 22 (2.54%) Graphite
10 21 (2.42%) CA Single Sign-On
10 21 (2.42%) WSUS
11 20 (2.31%) Oracle RMAN
12 18 (2.08%) Ganglia
12 18 (2.08%) Salt
12 18 (2.08%) collectd
13 17 (1.96%) Data Guard
14 16 (1.85%) SELinux
Vendors
1 291 (33.60%) VMware
2 221 (25.52%) Microsoft
3 169 (19.52%) Cisco
4 155 (17.90%) Red Hat
5 154 (17.78%) Oracle
6 146 (16.86%) Citrix
7 69 (7.97%) HP
8 64 (7.39%) IBM
9 55 (6.35%) NetApp
10 40 (4.62%) F5
11 36 (4.16%) Splunk
12 32 (3.70%) Sun
13 30 (3.46%) CA
13 30 (3.46%) Atlassian
13 30 (3.46%) SolarWinds
14 29 (3.35%) EMC
15 28 (3.23%) Juniper
16 24 (2.77%) Avaya
17 22 (2.54%) Google
17 22 (2.54%) CheckPoint
Cheltenham, Gloucestershire
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £45,000- £60,000 plus an outstanding package
Posted: 3 hours ago
Edinburgh, Midlothian
HAYS INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY
Salary: £32000.00 - £42000.00 per annum
Posted: 20 hours ago
City, London
Franklin Fitch Limited
Salary: From £65,000 to £95,000 per annum
Posted: 21 hours ago
City, London
Austin Fraser
Salary: £40000.00 - £60000.00 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 23 hours ago
Oxfordshire
Computer Futures
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum + competitive
Posted: Yesterday
Oxfordshire
Computer Futures
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum + competitive
Posted: Yesterday
Milton Keynes, Buckinghamshire
Opus IT Consulting
Salary: £5000.00 - £56000.00 per annum + negotiable
Posted: Yesterday
Glasgow, Lanarkshire
Experis IT
Posted: Yesterday
Reading, Berkshire
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 30,000 - 35,000 plus benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Salford, Lancashire
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 30,000 - 35,000 plus 5k oncall
Posted: 2 days ago
London
Nigel Frank International Ltd
Salary: £45000 - £65000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
Timothy James Consulting Ltd
Salary: £30k - 40k per year
Posted: 2 days ago
Exeter, Devon
Computer Futures
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 2 days ago
Exeter, Devon
Computer Futures
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
Harrington Starr
Salary: £80000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
Harrington Starr
Salary: £80000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Livingston, West Lothian
Search Consultancy
Salary: DOE
Posted: 2 days ago
South East
Clearwater People Solutions
Salary: £65000 - £70000 Per Annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Redhill, Surrey
The Bridge Ltd
Salary: From £50,000 to £60,000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Cheltenham, Gloucestershire
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £40k - £60k plus package
Posted: 6 days ago