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 29 December 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
29 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Lightweight Directory Access Protocol (LDAP)
Rank 495 424 472
Rank change year-on-year
-71 +48
Permanent jobs citing LDAP 463 608 500
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.42% 0.56% 0.44%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 2.37% 3.29% 2.23%
Number of salaries quoted 335 452 411
Average salary £50,000 £50,000 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +11.11%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £35,000 £33,700
10% offered a salary of more than £67,500 £80,000 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £50,000 £48,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+4.16% +12.94%

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
19558 18505 22468
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 17.79% 17.18% 19.73%
Number of salaries quoted 15808 14508 18750
Average salary £42,500 £45,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-5.55% +5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,000 £27,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £64,000 £62,500 £65,000
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 29 December 2014 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 29 December 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
England -82 432 £50,000 - 33
London -53 204 £50,000 -20.00% 12
South East -31 94 £54,000 +8.00% 7
South West +6 48 £50,000 +47.05% 3
City of London -4 47 £55,000 -8.33% 4
Yorkshire +7 38 £45,000 +12.50% 4
Gloucestershire +18 35 £50,000 +18.34% 2
West Yorkshire +21 26 £33,750 +22.72% 3
Berkshire -30 26 £47,500 -5.00% 3
Leeds +17 23 £30,250 +10.00% 1
Cheltenham +15 22 £50,000 +63.93% 2
Hampshire -4 22 £63,500 +95.38% 3
East of England -30 16 £50,000 -
Reading -9 15 £65,000 +30.00% 2
Scotland +9 14 £25,000 -47.91% 3
Surrey -16 14 £65,000 +20.37% 1
Buckinghamshire +7 13 £45,000 +16.12%
North West -49 13 £37,500 -25.00% 5
Edinburgh -1 12 £35,000 -27.08% 3
East Midlands -4 11 £50,000 +25.00% 1
Manchester -21 11 £37,500 -25.00% 2
Marlow - 11 £45,000 -
North Yorkshire +5 9 £45,000 +12.50%
Reigate - 9 £67,500 -
Leicester +28 8 £50,000 -
Leicestershire +15 8 £50,000 -
Gloucester +10 8 £46,250 +8.82%
Hertfordshire -13 8 £65,000 -
Oxfordshire -4 6 £40,000 -
Bracknell -26 6 £30,000 -40.00% 1

LDAP
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 29 December 2014, 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.

1 600 (53.29%) Linux
2 498 (44.23%) Windows
3 438 (38.90%) DNS
4 385 (34.19%) TCP/IP
5 321 (28.51%) Firewall
6 285 (25.31%) VMware
7 282 (25.04%) Java
8 279 (24.78%) Perl
9 278 (24.69%) UNIX
10 276 (24.51%) Active Directory
11 249 (22.11%) MySQL
12 248 (22.02%) Apache
13 247 (21.94%) Oracle
14 240 (21.31%) Red Hat
15 236 (20.96%) Solaris
16 220 (19.54%) SQL
17 213 (18.92%) Finance
18 209 (18.56%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
19 196 (17.41%) Puppet
20 192 (17.05%) SQL Server
21 191 (16.96%) VMware Infrastructure
21 191 (16.96%) Analytical Skills
22 190 (16.87%) Microsoft
23 189 (16.79%) DHCP
24 186 (16.52%) HTTP
24 186 (16.52%) SSL
24 186 (16.52%) SAN
25 167 (14.83%) Bash Shell
26 161 (14.30%) ITIL
27 158 (14.03%) SMTP

LDAP
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 29 December 2014, 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
1 248 (22.02%) Apache
2 155 (13.77%) Tomcat
3 88 (7.82%) WebSphere
4 86 (7.64%) IIS
5 82 (7.28%) WebLogic
6 81 (7.19%) JBoss
7 67 (5.95%) MS Exchange
8 51 (4.53%) SharePoint
9 34 (3.02%) Exchange Server 2010
10 26 (2.31%) Exchange Server 2007
11 21 (1.87%) nginx
12 18 (1.60%) WildFly
13 15 (1.33%) GlassFish
14 14 (1.24%) WebSphere Application Server
15 13 (1.15%) Confluence
16 12 (1.07%) Moodle
16 12 (1.07%) Lync
17 11 (0.98%) Node.js
17 11 (0.98%) Exchange Server 2013
18 10 (0.89%) CloudStack
Applications
1 84 (7.46%) MS Excel
2 28 (2.49%) MS Office
3 5 (0.44%) SPSS
4 4 (0.36%) MS Visio
5 1 (0.089%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 6 (0.53%) SAP Business One
2 5 (0.44%) Cognos TM1
3 4 (0.36%) Cognos Business Intelligence
3 4 (0.36%) AWD
3 4 (0.36%) Oracle BPM
4 3 (0.27%) Oracle EBS R12
4 3 (0.27%) Oracle 11i
4 3 (0.27%) Oracle EBS
5 2 (0.18%) Dynamics CRM
6 1 (0.089%) Oracle Financials
6 1 (0.089%) SAP Oil and Gas
6 1 (0.089%) Oracle ERP
6 1 (0.089%) Oracle Applications
6 1 (0.089%) HFM
6 1 (0.089%) Magento
6 1 (0.089%) SAP HCM
6 1 (0.089%) Hyperion Planning
Cloud Services
1 61 (5.42%) SaaS
2 44 (3.91%) Office 365
3 38 (3.37%) Amazon AWS
4 16 (1.42%) PaaS
5 15 (1.33%) Cloud Computing
6 14 (1.24%) Microsoft Azure
7 13 (1.15%) IaaS
8 8 (0.71%) Basecamp
9 5 (0.44%) Amazon EC2
10 4 (0.36%) Joyent
11 3 (0.27%) Google App Engine
11 3 (0.27%) Google Compute Engine
11 3 (0.27%) Google Cloud Platform
Communications & Networking
1 438 (38.90%) DNS
2 385 (34.19%) TCP/IP
3 321 (28.51%) Firewall
4 189 (16.79%) DHCP
5 186 (16.52%) HTTP
5 186 (16.52%) SSL
5 186 (16.52%) SAN
6 158 (14.03%) SMTP
7 150 (13.32%) VPN
8 122 (10.83%) LAN
9 113 (10.04%) WAN
10 100 (8.88%) FTP
11 86 (7.64%) NAS
12 77 (6.84%) Kerberos
13 72 (6.39%) Network Security
14 70 (6.22%) Internet
15 69 (6.13%) SNMP
16 67 (5.95%) SSH
17 56 (4.97%) iSCSI
18 53 (4.71%) BGP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 249 (22.11%) MySQL
2 192 (17.05%) SQL Server
3 70 (6.22%) Relational Database
4 66 (5.86%) PostgreSQL
5 43 (3.82%) Oracle Database
6 41 (3.64%) MongoDB
7 32 (2.84%) NoSQL
8 27 (2.40%) Hadoop
9 24 (2.13%) Oracle Database 11g
9 24 (2.13%) RDBMS
10 21 (1.87%) DB2
10 21 (1.87%) Big Data
11 17 (1.51%) Oracle Reports
12 14 (1.24%) SQL Server 2005
13 13 (1.15%) Apache Cassandra
14 12 (1.07%) SQL Server 2008
15 10 (0.89%) Amazon DynamoDB
16 8 (0.71%) SQL Server 2012
17 7 (0.62%) SQL Server Analysis Services
17 7 (0.62%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 87 (7.73%) Git (software)
2 77 (6.84%) Jenkins
3 66 (5.86%) JIRA
4 53 (4.71%) Maven
5 49 (4.35%) Subversion
6 40 (3.55%) Eclipse
7 27 (2.40%) JUnit
8 20 (1.78%) NetBeans
9 19 (1.69%) Hudson
9 19 (1.69%) Atlassian Bamboo
10 14 (1.24%) Mercurial
10 14 (1.24%) JProfiler
10 14 (1.24%) YourKit
11 9 (0.80%) TeamCity
11 9 (0.80%) JMeter
12 8 (0.71%) Ant
13 7 (0.62%) SoapUI
14 5 (0.44%) WebLogic Workshop
15 4 (0.36%) ClearCase
15 4 (0.36%) Gerrit
General
1 213 (18.92%) Finance
2 86 (7.64%) Banking
3 69 (6.13%) Telecoms
4 33 (2.93%) Marketing
5 26 (2.31%) Law
6 19 (1.69%) Retail
7 14 (1.24%) German Language
8 11 (0.98%) Investment Banking
8 11 (0.98%) Pharmaceutical
9 10 (0.89%) Legal
10 9 (0.80%) Games
10 9 (0.80%) French Language
11 7 (0.62%) Advertising
11 7 (0.62%) Front Office
12 6 (0.53%) Financial Institution
13 5 (0.44%) International Banking
14 4 (0.36%) Retail Banking
15 3 (0.27%) Back Office
15 3 (0.27%) Manufacturing
16 2 (0.18%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 215 (19.09%) Developer
2 189 (16.79%) Administrator
3 160 (14.21%) Systems Administrator
4 112 (9.95%) Analyst
5 96 (8.53%) ServiceNow Developer
6 77 (6.84%) Linux Administrator
7 67 (5.95%) Systems Engineer
8 65 (5.77%) Consultant
9 64 (5.68%) Linux Systems Administrator
10 55 (4.88%) Network Engineer
11 49 (4.35%) Architect
11 49 (4.35%) Java Developer
12 42 (3.73%) Linux Engineer
13 39 (3.46%) DevOps Engineer
14 38 (3.37%) Support Engineer
15 35 (3.11%) UNIX Engineer
16 33 (2.93%) Software Engineer
17 31 (2.75%) Software Developer
17 31 (2.75%) UNIX Support
18 29 (2.58%) Security Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 122 (10.83%) XML
2 118 (10.48%) Web Services
3 103 (9.15%) HTML
4 71 (6.31%) CSS
5 68 (6.04%) .NET
6 57 (5.06%) SOAP
7 56 (4.97%) J2EE
8 52 (4.62%) JSON
9 46 (4.09%) LAMP
10 45 (4.00%) Java EE
11 38 (3.37%) Servlets
12 37 (3.29%) Ajax
13 36 (3.20%) Spring
13 36 (3.20%) JMS
14 35 (3.11%) RESTful
15 33 (2.93%) SAML
16 32 (2.84%) Middleware
17 31 (2.75%) XSD
18 30 (2.66%) WebSphere MQ
19 25 (2.22%) JPA
Miscellaneous
1 191 (16.96%) Analytical Skills
2 94 (8.35%) Open Source
3 88 (7.82%) PKI
4 83 (7.37%) Computer Science
5 69 (6.13%) Clustering
6 56 (4.97%) Management Information System
7 45 (4.00%) Replication
8 43 (3.82%) Smartcard
9 29 (2.58%) Blackberry
10 27 (2.40%) Enterprise Software
11 24 (2.13%) LPAR
11 24 (2.13%) DLPAR
12 23 (2.04%) Client/Server
13 22 (1.95%) Mathematics
13 22 (1.95%) CMDB
14 19 (1.69%) Hedge funds
14 19 (1.69%) VLE
14 19 (1.69%) HACMP
15 18 (1.60%) Enterprise Storage
16 17 (1.51%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 600 (53.29%) Linux
2 498 (44.23%) Windows
3 278 (24.69%) UNIX
4 236 (20.96%) Solaris
5 209 (18.56%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 123 (10.92%) CentOS
7 104 (9.24%) Windows Server 2008
8 94 (8.35%) AIX
9 59 (5.24%) Ubuntu
10 53 (4.71%) Android
11 50 (4.44%) Windows Server 2003
12 39 (3.46%) Debian
13 36 (3.20%) Apple iOS
14 33 (2.93%) Windows Server 2012
15 32 (2.84%) Windows 7
15 32 (2.84%) Mac OS X
16 28 (2.49%) Windows XP
17 26 (2.31%) SUSE
18 20 (1.78%) BlackBerry OS
19 16 (1.42%) HPUX
Processes & Methodologies
1 161 (14.30%) ITIL
2 115 (10.21%) E-Commerce
3 106 (9.41%) Agile Software Development
4 104 (9.24%) Workflow
5 98 (8.70%) Performance Tuning
6 92 (8.17%) Load Balancing
7 88 (7.82%) Project Management
8 84 (7.46%) DevOps
9 83 (7.37%) Disaster Recovery
10 77 (6.84%) Information Security
11 75 (6.66%) Continuous Integration
12 69 (6.13%) Configuration Management
13 64 (5.68%) Software Engineering
14 51 (4.53%) Migration
14 51 (4.53%) Service Management
14 51 (4.53%) Capacity Planning
15 50 (4.44%) Change Management
16 49 (4.35%) Time Management
16 49 (4.35%) Web Development
16 49 (4.35%) Kalman Filter
Programming Languages
1 282 (25.04%) Java
2 279 (24.78%) Perl
3 220 (19.54%) SQL
4 167 (14.83%) Bash Shell
5 147 (13.06%) Python
6 135 (11.99%) PHP
7 112 (9.95%) Shell Script
8 92 (8.17%) JavaScript
9 63 (5.60%) C++
10 56 (4.97%) C#
11 53 (4.71%) PowerShell
12 49 (4.35%) Ruby
13 31 (2.75%) C
14 28 (2.49%) Korn
15 24 (2.13%) VBScript
16 16 (1.42%) Bourne shell
17 13 (1.15%) PL/SQL
18 12 (1.07%) XPath
18 12 (1.07%) sed
19 11 (0.98%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 142 (12.61%) Degree
2 111 (9.86%) Security Cleared
3 90 (7.99%) SC Cleared
4 57 (5.06%) Cisco Certification
5 51 (4.53%) CCNA
6 37 (3.29%) Microsoft Certification
7 36 (3.20%) CCNP
8 34 (3.02%) DV Cleared
9 25 (2.22%) CISSP
10 20 (1.78%) RHCE
11 19 (1.69%) MCSE
12 18 (1.60%) GCIA
13 15 (1.33%) CISM
14 14 (1.24%) GCIH
14 14 (1.24%) RHCSA
15 13 (1.15%) ITIL Certification
16 10 (0.89%) Linux+ Certification
16 10 (0.89%) LPIC
17 9 (0.80%) GIAC
18 8 (0.71%) HND
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 55 (4.88%) SLA
2 22 (1.95%) QA
3 21 (1.87%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 20 (1.78%) PCI DSS
5 14 (1.24%) COBIT
6 8 (0.71%) COSO
7 4 (0.36%) BS7799
7 4 (0.36%) ISO 9001
8 3 (0.27%) Sarbanes-Oxley
9 2 (0.18%) Data Quality
System Software
1 276 (24.51%) Active Directory
2 191 (16.96%) VMware Infrastructure
3 131 (11.63%) NFS
4 53 (4.71%) Samba
5 48 (4.26%) Hyper-V
6 41 (3.64%) Postfix
7 34 (3.02%) XenServer
8 28 (2.49%) Veritas Cluster Server
9 27 (2.40%) Snort
10 26 (2.31%) vSphere
11 25 (2.22%) XenApp
11 25 (2.22%) XenDesktop
11 25 (2.22%) Squid
12 24 (2.13%) Oracle RAC
13 23 (2.04%) Xen
14 18 (1.60%) Sendmail
15 17 (1.51%) KVM
16 16 (1.42%) Veritas Volume Manager
17 14 (1.24%) VMware ESX
17 14 (1.24%) HDFS
Systems Management
1 196 (17.41%) Puppet
2 103 (9.15%) Opscode Chef
3 86 (7.64%) Nagios
4 58 (5.15%) NetBackup
5 38 (3.37%) Tivoli
6 34 (3.02%) Norton AntiVirus
7 29 (2.58%) WSUS
7 29 (2.58%) SCCM
8 28 (2.49%) OpenView
9 26 (2.31%) Vagrant
10 19 (1.69%) yum
10 19 (1.69%) Control-M
11 17 (1.51%) CA SiteMinder
11 17 (1.51%) ZABBIX
12 15 (1.33%) Oracle Identity Manager
12 15 (1.33%) CFEngine
12 15 (1.33%) SELinux
13 14 (1.24%) Icinga
13 14 (1.24%) Backup Exec
14 13 (1.15%) Tivoli Storage Manager
Vendors
1 285 (25.31%) VMware
2 247 (21.94%) Oracle
3 240 (21.31%) Red Hat
4 190 (16.87%) Microsoft
5 155 (13.77%) Cisco
6 142 (12.61%) HP
7 104 (9.24%) ServiceNow
8 98 (8.70%) Sun
9 91 (8.08%) Citrix
10 88 (7.82%) IBM
11 67 (5.95%) Symantec
12 66 (5.86%) Juniper
13 61 (5.42%) NetApp
14 47 (4.17%) EMC
15 45 (4.00%) CheckPoint
16 43 (3.82%) Veritas
17 37 (3.29%) McAfee
18 34 (3.02%) Dell
18 34 (3.02%) F5
19 27 (2.40%) CA
Havant, Hampshire
Executive Recruitment Services (ERS)
Salary: £35000 - £43000 per annum
Posted: 6 hours ago
London
Global Technology Solutions Ltd
Salary: £65000 - £80000 per annum + ben+ training
Posted: 21 hours ago
Bristol, Avon
Gold Group
Salary: £55000 - £75000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
City of London
Harrington Starr
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Edinburgh, Midlothian
Scope AT Limited
Salary: benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Edinburgh, Midlothian
Experis Ltd
Salary: £30000.00 - £35000.00 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
Edinburgh, Midlothian
Experis Ltd
Salary: £30000.00 - £35000.00 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
London
Digitech Resourcing Ltd
Salary: From £45,000 to £70,000 per annum
Posted: 7 days ago
Central London / West End
Digitech Resourcing Ltd
Salary: Up to £70,000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 7 days ago
London
Interquest - IQ ESM
Salary: £50000 - £58000 per annum + Bens
Posted: 12 days ago
Cheltenham
Fenwick Ryan Ltd
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum + Excellent Big Comp Bens
Posted: 12 days ago
Bracknell
Spectrum IT
Salary: £25000 - £35000 per annum + bonus + benefits
Posted: 12 days ago
City, London
Quant Capital
Salary: From £60,000 to £100,000 per annum + bonus and benefits
Posted: 13 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
The Bridge Ltd
Salary: From £50,000 to £60,000 per annum + 20% bonus + benefits
Posted: 13 days ago
Egham
Interquest - IQ ESM
Posted: 13 days ago
London
Interquest - IQ ESM
Salary: £45000 - £60000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 13 days ago
Manchester
Adria Solutions Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £45000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 13 days ago
Cheltenham
Fenwick Ryan Ltd
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum + Excellent Bens
Posted: 18 days ago
Nottinghamshire
ComputaCenter
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 18 days ago
England
Interquest - IQ ESM
Salary: £55000 - £75000 per annum
Posted: 18 days ago