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 12 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
12 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Lightweight Directory Access Protocol (LDAP)
Rank 517 547 441
Rank change year-on-year
+30 -106
Permanent jobs citing LDAP 481 430 627
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.47% 0.40% 0.60%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 2.78% 2.23% 3.45%
Number of salaries quoted 352 301 466
Average salary £50,000 £52,500 £52,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-4.76% -
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £35,000 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £72,500 £80,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £50,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year
-10.00% -

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
17278 19320 18195
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 17.06% 18.15% 17.29%
Number of salaries quoted 14368 15676 14260
Average salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,500 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £67,000 £62,500 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -

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 12 February 2016 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 12 February 2016. 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 +52 461 £50,000 -6.10% 51
London +15 218 £55,000 - 24
South East +24 113 £45,000 -24.36% 13
East of England +37 55 £57,500 -4.16% 6
Berkshire -1 51 £32,500 -33.33% 6
City of London +31 33 £55,000 - 8
Surrey +19 29 £50,000 -23.07% 5
Reading +7 26 £52,500 -19.23% 5
Yorkshire 0 25 £38,750 +10.71% 2
North Yorkshire +29 20 £35,000 -12.50%
Hertfordshire +17 19 £57,500 -11.53% 3
Essex +8 19 £28,000 -37.77%
South West -20 18 £33,000 -34.00% 3
East Midlands +6 17 £50,000 - 2
Reigate -3 16 £50,000 -25.92% 3
Hemel Hempstead - 16 £57,500 -
Basildon - 15 - -
Wiltshire +12 13 £32,500 +8.33% 1
West Sussex +7 13 £45,000 -30.76%
Leicestershire +8 12 £50,000 - 1
Gatwick 0 12 £45,000 -30.76%
Lutterworth - 12 £50,000 -
York +17 10 £24,000 -65.71%
Bracknell +7 10 £30,000 -
Cambridge - 10 £62,500 - 1
Cambridgeshire - 10 £62,500 - 1
Harrogate +20 9 £45,000 +28.57%
Guildford +11 9 £42,750 -0.58% 1
Maidenhead -3 9 £32,500 -31.57%
Chippenham - 8 £32,500 -

LDAP
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 12 February 2016, 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.

1 522 (58.26%) Linux
2 417 (46.54%) Windows
3 360 (40.18%) Active Directory
4 354 (39.51%) DNS
5 266 (29.69%) VMware
6 250 (27.90%) Unix
7 244 (27.23%) Java
8 238 (26.56%) TCP/IP
8 238 (26.56%) Apache
9 236 (26.34%) ITIL
10 229 (25.56%) Oracle
11 212 (23.66%) Firewall
12 200 (22.32%) VMware Infrastructure
13 193 (21.54%) MySQL
13 193 (21.54%) Perl
14 190 (21.21%) SQL
14 190 (21.21%) Microsoft
15 177 (19.75%) Windows Server
16 176 (19.64%) Tomcat
17 170 (18.97%) Red Hat
18 169 (18.86%) Puppet
19 168 (18.75%) Web Services
20 158 (17.63%) SQL Server
20 158 (17.63%) HTTP
21 154 (17.19%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
22 146 (16.29%) Data Centre
23 145 (16.18%) Cisco
24 143 (15.96%) Amazon AWS
25 140 (15.63%) Bash Shell
26 139 (15.51%) Degree

LDAP
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 12 February 2016, 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
1 238 (26.56%) Apache
2 176 (19.64%) Tomcat
3 97 (10.83%) IIS
4 88 (9.82%) JBoss
5 64 (7.14%) nginx
6 61 (6.81%) MS Exchange
7 52 (5.80%) WebLogic
8 51 (5.69%) SharePoint
8 51 (5.69%) Skype for Business
9 47 (5.25%) Exchange Server 2010
10 43 (4.80%) WebSphere
11 34 (3.79%) OpenStack
12 31 (3.46%) Confluence
13 24 (2.68%) Elasticsearch
14 21 (2.34%) Apache Solr
15 20 (2.23%) Oracle Application Server
16 15 (1.67%) Exchange Server 2013
16 15 (1.67%) GlassFish
17 14 (1.56%) BizTalk Server
17 14 (1.56%) Oracle HTTP Server
Applications
1 85 (9.49%) MS Excel
2 21 (2.34%) MS Office
3 6 (0.67%) MS Visio
4 5 (0.56%) MS PowerPoint
5 4 (0.45%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 15 (1.67%) Markit EDM
2 14 (1.56%) Remedy ITSM
3 7 (0.78%) SAP Oil and Gas
4 5 (0.56%) Oracle Applications
5 4 (0.45%) Oracle BPM
5 4 (0.45%) Oracle EBS
5 4 (0.45%) Oracle ERP
6 1 (0.11%) Magento
6 1 (0.11%) Staffware
Cloud Services
1 143 (15.96%) Amazon AWS
2 62 (6.92%) SaaS
3 45 (5.02%) Virtual Private Cloud
4 43 (4.80%) PaaS
5 37 (4.13%) Microsoft Azure
6 34 (3.79%) IaaS
7 24 (2.68%) Office 365
8 18 (2.01%) Yammer
9 17 (1.90%) Amazon S3
10 15 (1.67%) Amazon EC2
10 15 (1.67%) Cloud Computing
10 15 (1.67%) OpenShift
11 11 (1.23%) Joyent
12 8 (0.89%) GitHub
13 5 (0.56%) Google Cloud Platform
14 4 (0.45%) Azure Active Directory
14 4 (0.45%) Datadog
15 3 (0.33%) Google Apps
16 2 (0.22%) Amazon CloudWatch
16 2 (0.22%) Mimecast
Communications & Networking
1 354 (39.51%) DNS
2 238 (26.56%) TCP/IP
3 212 (23.66%) Firewall
4 158 (17.63%) HTTP
5 137 (15.29%) DHCP
6 132 (14.73%) LAN
7 129 (14.40%) WAN
8 128 (14.29%) VPN
9 122 (13.62%) SSL
10 117 (13.06%) SAN
11 91 (10.16%) Internet
12 79 (8.82%) Kerberos
13 78 (8.71%) NAS
14 63 (7.03%) VLAN
15 58 (6.47%) iSCSI
16 56 (6.25%) SMTP
17 53 (5.92%) Network Security
18 52 (5.80%) SNMP
18 52 (5.80%) VoIP
19 39 (4.35%) FTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 193 (21.54%) MySQL
2 158 (17.63%) SQL Server
3 67 (7.48%) Oracle Database
4 61 (6.81%) PostgreSQL
5 59 (6.58%) Relational Database
6 34 (3.79%) Oracle Database 11g
7 27 (3.01%) NoSQL
7 27 (3.01%) Redis
8 26 (2.90%) Oracle Database 10g
9 22 (2.46%) Data Warehouse
10 19 (2.12%) RDBMS
11 16 (1.79%) Oracle Exadata
12 15 (1.67%) Big Data
12 15 (1.67%) QlikView
12 15 (1.67%) SQL Server 2005
12 15 (1.67%) SQL Server 2008
13 13 (1.45%) Hadoop
13 13 (1.45%) SQL Server 2012
14 12 (1.34%) Oracle Reports
15 10 (1.12%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 88 (9.82%) Git (software)
2 81 (9.04%) Subversion
3 73 (8.15%) Jenkins
4 68 (7.59%) JIRA
5 40 (4.46%) Maven
6 24 (2.68%) Atlassian Bamboo
7 23 (2.57%) Eclipse
7 23 (2.57%) Visual Studio
8 22 (2.46%) Team Foundation Server
9 20 (2.23%) JConsole
9 20 (2.23%) TeamCity
10 18 (2.01%) Hudson
11 14 (1.56%) JUnit
12 12 (1.34%) Selenium
12 12 (1.34%) Vagrant
13 11 (1.23%) GitLab
14 7 (0.78%) VSS/SourceSafe
15 6 (0.67%) Ant
15 6 (0.67%) git-flow
15 6 (0.67%) Mockito
General
1 135 (15.07%) Finance
2 54 (6.03%) Telecoms
3 49 (5.47%) Banking
4 22 (2.46%) Marketing
4 22 (2.46%) Retail
5 19 (2.12%) Investment Banking
6 14 (1.56%) Advertising
7 13 (1.45%) Manufacturing
8 10 (1.12%) German Language
9 9 (1.00%) Retail Banking
10 7 (0.78%) Electronics
11 5 (0.56%) Games
12 4 (0.45%) Aerospace
12 4 (0.45%) Back Office
12 4 (0.45%) Pharmaceutical
12 4 (0.45%) Publishing
13 2 (0.22%) Financial Institution
13 2 (0.22%) French Language
13 2 (0.22%) Law
13 2 (0.22%) Legal
Job Titles
1 168 (18.75%) Administrator
2 112 (12.50%) Architect
3 110 (12.28%) Systems Administrator
4 102 (11.38%) Linux Engineer
5 93 (10.38%) Linux Administrator
6 86 (9.60%) Developer
6 86 (9.60%) Support Engineer
7 66 (7.37%) Analyst
7 66 (7.37%) Linux Systems Administrator
8 59 (6.58%) Applications Support
9 54 (6.03%) Systems Engineer
10 52 (5.80%) Infrastructure Engineer
10 52 (5.80%) Java Developer
11 46 (5.13%) DevOps Engineer
12 45 (5.02%) Consultant
13 42 (4.69%) Linux/Unix DevOps
14 40 (4.46%) Linux Systems Engineer
15 33 (3.68%) Linux DevOps Engineer
15 33 (3.68%) Support Analyst
16 32 (3.57%) Applications Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 168 (18.75%) Web Services
2 129 (14.40%) LAMP
3 123 (13.73%) XML
4 119 (13.28%) .NET
5 103 (11.50%) HTML
6 70 (7.81%) CSS
7 66 (7.37%) J2EE
8 59 (6.58%) Middleware
9 56 (6.25%) SOAP
10 54 (6.03%) jQuery
11 48 (5.36%) REST
12 46 (5.13%) Spring
13 43 (4.80%) JSON
14 41 (4.58%) SAML
15 38 (4.24%) HTML5
15 38 (4.24%) XSLT
16 35 (3.91%) Ajax
16 35 (3.91%) LEMP Stack
17 34 (3.79%) Hibernate
18 33 (3.68%) Java EE
Miscellaneous
1 146 (16.29%) Data Centre
2 131 (14.62%) Computer Science
3 105 (11.72%) Analytical Skills
4 87 (9.71%) Management Information System
5 62 (6.92%) PKI
6 37 (4.13%) Enterprise Software
7 34 (3.79%) Clustering
7 34 (3.79%) CMDB
8 24 (2.68%) Replication
9 23 (2.57%) Client/Server
10 22 (2.46%) Smartcard
11 19 (2.12%) iPad
12 18 (2.01%) Mobile App
13 17 (1.90%) CESG
13 17 (1.90%) Mathematics
13 17 (1.90%) NHS
14 16 (1.79%) Blackberry
14 16 (1.79%) Private Cloud
15 15 (1.67%) Algorithms
16 14 (1.56%) EMC VNX
Operating Systems
1 522 (58.26%) Linux
2 417 (46.54%) Windows
3 250 (27.90%) Unix
4 177 (19.75%) Windows Server
5 154 (17.19%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 104 (11.61%) Solaris
7 83 (9.26%) CentOS
8 77 (8.59%) Windows Server 2008
9 57 (6.36%) Ubuntu
10 51 (5.69%) Android
11 46 (5.13%) Windows Server 2012
12 38 (4.24%) Windows Server 2003
13 28 (3.13%) Apple iOS
14 27 (3.01%) Debian
14 27 (3.01%) Windows 7
15 20 (2.23%) AIX
16 15 (1.67%) Mac OS X
17 12 (1.34%) BlackBerry OS
18 10 (1.12%) Oracle Linux
18 10 (1.12%) SmartOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 236 (26.34%) ITIL
2 122 (13.62%) Agile Software Development
3 109 (12.17%) Configuration Management
4 99 (11.05%) Load Balancing
5 89 (9.93%) DevOps
6 87 (9.71%) High Availability
7 71 (7.92%) Open Source
8 66 (7.37%) Service Delivery
9 64 (7.14%) Continuous Integration
9 64 (7.14%) Disaster Recovery
10 62 (6.92%) Project Management
11 61 (6.81%) Change Management
12 59 (6.58%) Identity Management
13 57 (6.36%) Service Management
13 57 (6.36%) Software Engineering
14 53 (5.92%) Migration
14 53 (5.92%) Performance Tuning
14 53 (5.92%) Workflow
15 50 (5.58%) Incident Management
15 50 (5.58%) Mentoring
Programming Languages
1 244 (27.23%) Java
2 193 (21.54%) Perl
3 190 (21.21%) SQL
4 140 (15.63%) Bash Shell
5 134 (14.96%) JavaScript
6 119 (13.28%) Python
7 89 (9.93%) Shell Script
8 85 (9.49%) PHP
9 67 (7.48%) C++
10 57 (6.36%) Ruby
11 55 (6.14%) C#
12 50 (5.58%) C
13 49 (5.47%) PowerShell
14 30 (3.35%) PL/SQL
15 24 (2.68%) T-SQL
16 14 (1.56%) VB
17 12 (1.34%) VB6
18 9 (1.00%) Tcl
19 8 (0.89%) XPath
20 7 (0.78%) Korn
Qualifications
1 139 (15.51%) Degree
2 63 (7.03%) Security Cleared
3 53 (5.92%) Cisco Certification
4 37 (4.13%) ITIL Certification
5 36 (4.02%) SC Cleared
6 31 (3.46%) CCNP
7 27 (3.01%) CCNA
7 27 (3.01%) Microsoft Certification
8 22 (2.46%) RHCSA
9 19 (2.12%) DV Cleared
10 17 (1.90%) MCSE
10 17 (1.90%) RHCE
10 17 (1.90%) Sun Certification
11 12 (1.34%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
12 10 (1.12%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
13 8 (0.89%) MCSA
14 6 (0.67%) HND
15 5 (0.56%) MCITP
15 5 (0.56%) RHCT
16 4 (0.45%) MCP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 39 (4.35%) SLA
2 19 (2.12%) PCI DSS
3 16 (1.79%) QA
4 14 (1.56%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 6 (0.67%) Data Quality
5 6 (0.67%) HL7
6 4 (0.45%) PA-DSS
7 3 (0.33%) COBIT
8 2 (0.22%) ISO27005
9 1 (0.11%) HIPAA
9 1 (0.11%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 360 (40.18%) Active Directory
2 200 (22.32%) VMware Infrastructure
3 121 (13.50%) NFS
4 55 (6.14%) Hyper-V
5 49 (5.47%) Samba
6 45 (5.02%) Squid
7 41 (4.58%) Xen
8 39 (4.35%) KVM
9 34 (3.79%) Oracle RAC
10 33 (3.68%) Docker
11 28 (3.13%) XenApp
12 25 (2.79%) vSphere
12 25 (2.79%) XenDesktop
12 25 (2.79%) XenServer
13 24 (2.68%) iptables
14 23 (2.57%) Oracle Clusterware
15 19 (2.12%) LXC
16 17 (1.90%) Postfix
17 16 (1.79%) VMware ESXi
18 14 (1.56%) qmail
Systems Management
1 169 (18.86%) Puppet
2 107 (11.94%) Nagios
3 52 (5.80%) Opscode Chef
4 50 (5.58%) ZABBIX
5 42 (4.69%) Graphite
6 41 (4.58%) SCCM
7 39 (4.35%) Ansible
8 33 (3.68%) logstash
9 31 (3.46%) Oracle ZFS
9 31 (3.46%) SCOM
10 27 (3.01%) Data Guard
11 25 (2.79%) SELinux
12 24 (2.68%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
13 21 (2.34%) NetBackup
13 21 (2.34%) Oracle RMAN
13 21 (2.34%) WSUS
14 18 (2.01%) Icinga
14 18 (2.01%) Oracle Flashback
15 16 (1.79%) Cacti
16 15 (1.67%) Ganglia
Vendors
1 266 (29.69%) VMware
2 229 (25.56%) Oracle
3 190 (21.21%) Microsoft
4 170 (18.97%) Red Hat
5 145 (16.18%) Cisco
6 87 (9.71%) Citrix
7 65 (7.25%) HP
8 44 (4.91%) IBM
9 43 (4.80%) NetApp
10 41 (4.58%) Juniper
11 39 (4.35%) Dell
12 38 (4.24%) Remedy
13 35 (3.91%) Sun
14 33 (3.68%) EMC
15 29 (3.24%) Splunk
16 27 (3.01%) Symantec
17 26 (2.90%) Avaya
18 22 (2.46%) Percona
19 19 (2.12%) F5
19 19 (2.12%) ServiceNow
London
Harrington Starr
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum + bonus, benefits + training
Posted: 56 minutes ago
Luton, Bedfordshire
JM
Salary: £40000 - £60000 per annum + Benefits and Bonus package
Posted: 1 hour ago
Greenford, Middlesex
Connectus
Salary: £50000 per annum
Posted: 2 hours ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Lambert Engineering Ltd
Posted: 3 hours ago
Milton Keynes, Buckinghamshire
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £30,000 to £50,000 plus an excellent package
Posted: 6 hours ago
City, London
Timothy James Consulting Ltd
Salary: £40k - 45k per year
Posted: 10 hours ago
West Midlands
Hunter Macdonald Ltd
Salary: benefits
Posted: 17 hours ago
Norwich, Norfolk
Ifftner Solutions
Posted: 17 hours ago
Reigate, Surrey
Circle Recruitment
Salary: £50000 - £55000 per annum + benefits
Posted: Yesterday
North West London
Executive Recruitment Services (ERS)
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Swindon, Wiltshire
Global Technology Solutions Ltd
Salary: £40000 - £55000 per annum + 5K bonus + 6K Car allowance
Posted: Yesterday
South East London
Hitachi Consulting UK
Salary: Negotiable
Posted: Yesterday
London
Global Technology Solutions Ltd
Salary: ben+training
Posted: Yesterday
London
Coal IT Services
Salary: From £35,000 to £40,000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
London
Coal IT Services
Salary: From £50,000 to £60,000 per annum + Equity in the company / benefits /
Posted: 2 days ago
London
Initi8 Recruitment
Salary: £70000 - £80000 Per Annum Bonus, pension, holidays, etc
Posted: 2 days ago
London
Harrington Starr
Salary: £70000 - £90000 per annum + bonus, benefits + training
Posted: 3 days ago
Reading, Berkshire
Verticality Ltd
Salary: £35000 - £55000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Reading, Berkshire
Searchability
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Reading, Berkshire
Verticality Ltd
Salary: £55000 - £70000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
London
Verticality Ltd
Salary: £55000 - £70000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
City, London
Verticality Ltd
Salary: £35000 - £50000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Newbury, Berkshire
Vodafone
Posted: 4 days ago
Hatfield, Hertfordshire
JM
Salary: £38000 - £45000 per annum + bonus
Posted: 4 days ago
Hatfield, Hertfordshire
JM
Salary: £48000 - £60000 per annum + car, bonus
Posted: 4 days ago
Guildford, Surrey
People Source Consulting
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Reading, Berkshire
Coal IT Services
Salary: From £50,000 to £55,000 per annum Plus Excellent Package
Posted: 4 days ago
City, London
Harrington Starr
Salary: £70000 - £85000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
City, London
Harrington Starr
Salary: £70000 - £90000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago