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 20 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
20 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Lightweight Directory Access Protocol (LDAP)
Rank 433 423 417
Rank change year-on-year
-10 -6
Permanent jobs citing LDAP 616 565 606
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.53% 0.52% 0.51%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 3.00% 2.93% 2.79%
Number of salaries quoted 435 454 408
Average salary £50,000 £47,500 £47,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.26% -
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £33,000 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £67,500 £65,000 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £46,500 £43,000 £44,000
% change year-on-year
+8.13% -2.27%

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
20561 19283 21737
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 17.82% 17.67% 18.27%
Number of salaries quoted 16341 15568 17860
Average salary £44,000 £45,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-2.22% +5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £27,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £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 20 August 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 20 August 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 +9 590 £50,000 +5.26% 48
London +13 285 £50,000 -4.76% 26
South East +23 146 £47,500 +5.55% 12
City of London -11 67 £50,000 -16.66% 9
Berkshire +1 51 £50,000 +16.27% 3
Hampshire +15 42 £47,500 -5.00% 2
West Midlands +24 36 £52,500 +5.00%
Yorkshire -37 34 £45,000 +12.50% 3
Reading +16 32 £57,500 +40.24% 2
West Yorkshire -16 32 £45,000 +16.88% 2
Birmingham +27 31 £60,000 +84.61%
East of England -33 29 £45,000 +12.50% 1
Leeds -14 28 £45,000 +16.88% 1
East Midlands -26 24 £50,000 -
Brighton - 21 £40,000 -
East Sussex - 21 £40,000 - 1
Surrey -13 19 £44,000 -12.00% 6
North West -4 18 £42,500 +38.21% 4
South West -16 18 £33,750 -29.68% 2
Scotland -12 15 £39,500 -3.64% 2
Hertfordshire -1 13 £49,000 +30.66%
Leicester +11 11 £50,000 -
Nottinghamshire +1 11 £45,000 +20.00%
Leicestershire 0 11 £50,000 -
Nottingham -10 11 £45,000 +20.00%
Southampton - 11 £37,500 - 1
Cambridge -1 9 £45,000 -30.76%
Manchester -3 9 £42,500 +78.94% 1
Cambridgeshire -5 9 £45,000 -30.76%
Edinburgh -7 9 £35,000 -12.50%

LDAP
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 20 August 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.

1 632 (52.02%) Linux
2 579 (47.65%) Windows
3 499 (41.07%) DNS
4 413 (33.99%) TCP/IP
5 384 (31.60%) Active Directory
6 332 (27.33%) Firewall
7 325 (26.75%) Java
8 301 (24.77%) Finance
9 279 (22.96%) Perl
10 278 (22.88%) VMware
11 266 (21.89%) Apache
11 266 (21.89%) Red Hat
12 265 (21.81%) HTTP
13 259 (21.32%) Oracle
14 255 (20.99%) UNIX
15 253 (20.82%) SQL
16 247 (20.33%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
17 243 (20.00%) Microsoft
18 242 (19.92%) MySQL
19 240 (19.75%) SSL
20 230 (18.93%) SMTP
21 224 (18.44%) SQL Server
22 221 (18.19%) Tomcat
23 212 (17.45%) Puppet
24 209 (17.20%) ITIL
25 204 (16.79%) Solaris
26 202 (16.63%) Python
27 201 (16.54%) VMware Infrastructure
28 195 (16.05%) Bash Shell
29 187 (15.39%) DHCP

LDAP
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 20 August 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
1 266 (21.89%) Apache
2 221 (18.19%) Tomcat
3 132 (10.86%) IIS
4 96 (7.90%) WebLogic
5 90 (7.41%) WebSphere
6 68 (5.60%) MS Exchange
7 59 (4.86%) SharePoint
8 34 (2.80%) Exchange Server 2010
9 20 (1.65%) Exchange Server 2007
10 19 (1.56%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
11 16 (1.32%) Confluence
12 15 (1.23%) Moodle
12 15 (1.23%) nginx
12 15 (1.23%) Lync
13 14 (1.15%) Node.js
13 14 (1.15%) Oracle Coherence
14 13 (1.07%) GroupWise
14 13 (1.07%) CloudStack
15 12 (0.99%) Elasticsearch
15 12 (0.99%) Lotus Domino
Applications
1 90 (7.41%) MS Excel
2 29 (2.39%) MS Office
3 11 (0.91%) MS PowerPoint
4 7 (0.58%) MS Visio
4 7 (0.58%) Photoshop
5 4 (0.33%) GIMP
6 2 (0.16%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 9 (0.74%) SunGard APT
1 9 (0.74%) FastVal
2 8 (0.66%) Remedy ITSM
3 4 (0.33%) Oracle EBS R12
3 4 (0.33%) Oracle EBS
3 4 (0.33%) Compiere
3 4 (0.33%) Dynamics NAV
3 4 (0.33%) AWD
4 3 (0.25%) SAP Oil and Gas
5 2 (0.16%) Oracle CRM
5 2 (0.16%) Magento
6 1 (0.082%) SAP HCM
6 1 (0.082%) Exstream
Cloud Services
1 63 (5.19%) SaaS
2 30 (2.47%) Amazon AWS
3 23 (1.89%) Office 365
4 21 (1.73%) Cloud Computing
5 20 (1.65%) Basecamp
6 19 (1.56%) Joyent
7 17 (1.40%) PaaS
8 13 (1.07%) IaaS
9 12 (0.99%) Microsoft Azure
10 7 (0.58%) Amazon EC2
11 4 (0.33%) Google Apps
12 3 (0.25%) Amazon ELB
12 3 (0.25%) Amazon S3
12 3 (0.25%) Route 53
13 2 (0.16%) GitHub
13 2 (0.16%) Google App Engine
13 2 (0.16%) Google Compute Engine
Communications & Networking
1 499 (41.07%) DNS
2 413 (33.99%) TCP/IP
3 332 (27.33%) Firewall
4 265 (21.81%) HTTP
5 240 (19.75%) SSL
6 230 (18.93%) SMTP
7 187 (15.39%) DHCP
8 179 (14.73%) SAN
9 161 (13.25%) VPN
10 147 (12.10%) LAN
11 145 (11.93%) WAN
12 142 (11.69%) Internet
13 125 (10.29%) Kerberos
14 94 (7.74%) NAS
15 92 (7.57%) SSH
16 91 (7.49%) FTP
17 90 (7.41%) VLAN
18 81 (6.67%) SNMP
19 69 (5.68%) BGP
20 61 (5.02%) VoIP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 242 (19.92%) MySQL
2 224 (18.44%) SQL Server
3 75 (6.17%) PostgreSQL
4 66 (5.43%) Relational Database
5 34 (2.80%) SQL Server 2005
6 33 (2.72%) Oracle Database
7 32 (2.63%) MongoDB
8 30 (2.47%) NoSQL
9 27 (2.22%) RDBMS
10 23 (1.89%) DB2
11 22 (1.81%) SQL Server Analysis Services
11 22 (1.81%) SQL Server Integration Services
12 19 (1.56%) Oracle Database 11g
13 18 (1.48%) SQL Server 2008
13 18 (1.48%) Hadoop
14 17 (1.40%) SQL Server 2000
15 14 (1.15%) Big Data
16 10 (0.82%) Oracle Reports
16 10 (0.82%) Apache Cassandra
17 9 (0.74%) Oracle Database 10g
Development Applications
1 85 (7.00%) JIRA
2 77 (6.34%) Git (software)
3 72 (5.93%) Subversion
4 66 (5.43%) Jenkins
5 30 (2.47%) Maven
6 18 (1.48%) Eclipse
7 17 (1.40%) Hudson
8 15 (1.23%) JUnit
9 14 (1.15%) TeamCity
10 13 (1.07%) Atlassian Bamboo
10 13 (1.07%) Ant
11 10 (0.82%) JProfiler
11 10 (0.82%) YourKit
12 9 (0.74%) Visual Studio
13 7 (0.58%) Selenium
13 7 (0.58%) Team Foundation Server
14 6 (0.49%) Talend Open Studio
15 5 (0.41%) Fiddler
16 4 (0.33%) FitNesse
16 4 (0.33%) NetBeans
General
1 301 (24.77%) Finance
2 79 (6.50%) Banking
3 74 (6.09%) Telecoms
4 46 (3.79%) Law
5 42 (3.46%) Marketing
6 24 (1.98%) Advertising
7 23 (1.89%) Retail
8 21 (1.73%) German Language
9 18 (1.48%) Games
10 15 (1.23%) French Language
11 14 (1.15%) Investment Banking
12 13 (1.07%) Pharmaceutical
13 10 (0.82%) Legal
14 8 (0.66%) Multimedia
15 7 (0.58%) Front Office
16 6 (0.49%) Financial Institution
16 6 (0.49%) Manufacturing
17 5 (0.41%) Italian Language
17 5 (0.41%) Spanish Language
18 4 (0.33%) Retail Banking
Job Titles
1 185 (15.23%) Administrator
2 176 (14.49%) Developer
3 152 (12.51%) Analyst
4 148 (12.18%) Systems Administrator
5 122 (10.04%) Linux Administrator
6 103 (8.48%) Linux Systems Administrator
7 77 (6.34%) Systems Engineer
8 64 (5.27%) Network Engineer
9 57 (4.69%) Consultant
10 53 (4.36%) Technical Support
11 51 (4.20%) Support Engineer
12 49 (4.03%) Architect
12 49 (4.03%) Linux Engineer
13 46 (3.79%) Support Analyst
14 38 (3.13%) Applications Support
15 36 (2.96%) ServiceNow Developer
16 35 (2.88%) DevOps Engineer
17 33 (2.72%) Infrastructure Analyst
18 32 (2.63%) Security Analyst
18 32 (2.63%) Java Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 180 (14.81%) XML
2 172 (14.16%) .NET
3 171 (14.07%) HTML
4 130 (10.70%) Web Services
5 126 (10.37%) CSS
6 91 (7.49%) SOAP
7 77 (6.34%) Ajax
8 62 (5.10%) J2EE
9 58 (4.77%) ASP.NET
10 55 (4.53%) LAMP
11 47 (3.87%) JSON
12 42 (3.46%) HTML5
13 39 (3.21%) Middleware
14 37 (3.05%) Servlets
15 31 (2.55%) jQuery
16 28 (2.30%) SAML
17 25 (2.06%) MAPI
18 24 (1.98%) Spring
19 22 (1.81%) JMS
20 21 (1.73%) RESTful
Miscellaneous
1 125 (10.29%) PKI
2 91 (7.49%) Management Information System
3 86 (7.08%) Open Source
4 83 (6.83%) Computer Science
5 74 (6.09%) Clustering
6 61 (5.02%) Replication
7 52 (4.28%) Blackberry
8 50 (4.12%) Smartcard
9 37 (3.05%) SecurID
10 34 (2.80%) Mobile App
11 30 (2.47%) Enterprise Software
12 27 (2.22%) Mathematics
13 26 (2.14%) iPhone
13 26 (2.14%) Hedge funds
13 26 (2.14%) Enterprise Storage
14 25 (2.06%) E-Learning
15 24 (1.98%) Learning Management System
16 22 (1.81%) LPAR
16 22 (1.81%) DLPAR
17 20 (1.65%) CMDB
Operating Systems
1 632 (52.02%) Linux
2 579 (47.65%) Windows
3 255 (20.99%) UNIX
4 247 (20.33%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 204 (16.79%) Solaris
6 123 (10.12%) Windows Server 2008
7 103 (8.48%) Ubuntu
8 95 (7.82%) CentOS
9 75 (6.17%) Debian
10 72 (5.93%) AIX
11 55 (4.53%) Mac OS X
12 54 (4.44%) Windows Server 2003
13 53 (4.36%) Windows 7
14 52 (4.28%) Android
15 38 (3.13%) Apple iOS
16 31 (2.55%) Mac OS
17 25 (2.06%) BlackBerry OS
17 25 (2.06%) SUSE
18 24 (1.98%) Mac OS X Server
19 23 (1.89%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 209 (17.20%) ITIL
2 139 (11.44%) Load Balancing
3 123 (10.12%) DevOps
4 87 (7.16%) Performance Tuning
5 81 (6.67%) Configuration Management
6 78 (6.42%) Project Management
7 73 (6.01%) Service Management
8 69 (5.68%) Web Development
8 69 (5.68%) Kalman Filter
9 68 (5.60%) Change Control
10 66 (5.43%) Workflow
10 66 (5.43%) Agile Software Development
11 62 (5.10%) Information Security
12 61 (5.02%) Continuous Integration
13 60 (4.94%) Disaster Recovery
14 55 (4.53%) Network Design
15 54 (4.44%) Software Engineering
16 49 (4.03%) E-Commerce
17 48 (3.95%) Incident Management
17 48 (3.95%) Project Planning
Programming Languages
1 325 (26.75%) Java
2 279 (22.96%) Perl
3 253 (20.82%) SQL
4 202 (16.63%) Python
5 195 (16.05%) Bash Shell
6 162 (13.33%) JavaScript
7 122 (10.04%) Shell Script
8 120 (9.88%) PHP
9 97 (7.98%) C#
10 95 (7.82%) PowerShell
11 72 (5.93%) Ruby
11 72 (5.93%) C++
12 40 (3.29%) VB
13 33 (2.72%) VBScript
13 33 (2.72%) Korn
14 22 (1.81%) VB.NET
15 21 (1.73%) C
15 21 (1.73%) T-SQL
16 16 (1.32%) sed
17 11 (0.91%) AWK
Qualifications
1 157 (12.92%) Degree
2 106 (8.72%) Microsoft Certification
3 84 (6.91%) Security Cleared
4 70 (5.76%) MCSE
5 68 (5.60%) SC Cleared
6 58 (4.77%) Cisco Certification
7 50 (4.12%) CCNA
8 42 (3.46%) RHCE
9 37 (3.05%) CCNP
10 36 (2.96%) MCITP
11 26 (2.14%) DV Cleared
12 22 (1.81%) MCDBA
13 17 (1.40%) CISSP
14 15 (1.23%) PMI Certification
15 14 (1.15%) ISEB
15 14 (1.15%) LPIC
16 13 (1.07%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
16 13 (1.07%) Linux+ Certification
16 13 (1.07%) GIAC
16 13 (1.07%) GCIA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 60 (4.94%) SLA
2 37 (3.05%) QA
3 36 (2.96%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 9 (0.74%) PCI DSS
5 7 (0.58%) Sarbanes-Oxley
6 3 (0.25%) COBIT
7 2 (0.16%) ISO 9001
7 2 (0.16%) BS7799
8 1 (0.082%) Data Quality
System Software
1 384 (31.60%) Active Directory
2 201 (16.54%) VMware Infrastructure
3 181 (14.90%) NFS
4 87 (7.16%) Samba
5 59 (4.86%) Postfix
6 41 (3.37%) Hyper-V
6 41 (3.37%) KVM
7 32 (2.63%) Xen
8 30 (2.47%) Squid
9 29 (2.39%) Snort
10 27 (2.22%) vSphere
11 26 (2.14%) VMware ESXi
12 22 (1.81%) Sendmail
13 20 (1.65%) VMware ESX
14 19 (1.56%) Shibboleth
14 19 (1.56%) DFS Replication
15 18 (1.48%) qmail
16 16 (1.32%) XenServer
17 14 (1.15%) XenApp
17 14 (1.15%) Oracle RAC
Systems Management
1 212 (17.45%) Puppet
2 108 (8.89%) Opscode Chef
3 99 (8.15%) Nagios
4 48 (3.95%) Norton AntiVirus
5 39 (3.21%) CiscoWorks
6 38 (3.13%) HP NNM
7 37 (3.05%) Tivoli
8 26 (2.14%) SCCM
8 26 (2.14%) McAfee ePO
9 25 (2.06%) OpenView
10 24 (1.98%) NetBackup
10 24 (1.98%) Backup Exec
11 23 (1.89%) CFEngine
12 21 (1.73%) Vagrant
13 18 (1.48%) Tivoli Storage Manager
14 15 (1.23%) Data Guard
14 15 (1.23%) HP SIM
15 14 (1.15%) Red Hat Satellite
16 13 (1.07%) Munin
17 12 (0.99%) WSUS
Vendors
1 278 (22.88%) VMware
2 266 (21.89%) Red Hat
3 259 (21.32%) Oracle
4 243 (20.00%) Microsoft
5 181 (14.90%) Cisco
6 164 (13.50%) HP
7 123 (10.12%) JBoss
8 92 (7.57%) Citrix
9 82 (6.75%) IBM
10 78 (6.42%) Sun
11 73 (6.01%) Juniper
12 56 (4.61%) CheckPoint
12 56 (4.61%) Symantec
13 55 (4.53%) ServiceNow
14 48 (3.95%) F5
15 42 (3.46%) EMC
15 42 (3.46%) NetApp
16 39 (3.21%) McAfee
17 36 (2.96%) Dell
18 30 (2.47%) Veritas
London
Proprius Recruitment
Salary: From £50,000 to £60,000 per annum + Bonus + Benefits
Posted: 15 hours ago
Surrey
Harvey Nash plc
Salary: £50000 - £70000 per annum + Competitive+ 20% bonus
Posted: 15 hours ago
York, North Yorkshire
The Bridge Ltd
Salary: Neg on Experience + Bens
Posted: 16 hours ago
Hayes, Middlesex
Vodafone Group - AMS
Posted: 18 hours ago
London
Digitech Resourcing Ltd
Salary: From £50,000 to £80,000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
London
SBC Recruitment Ltd
Salary: From £35,000 to £45,000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Surrey
Capita Resourcing - IT Resourcing
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Venturi
Salary: £45000.00 - £55000.00 per annum + bonus & benefits
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Lawrence Harvey IT & Change
Salary: £65000.00 - £85000.00 per annum + 10% Bonus + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Leeds, West Yorkshire
4it Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £Excellent + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Reading, Berkshire
Arden Resourcing Limited
Salary: From £80,000 to £85,000 per annum + Benefits and Bonus
Posted: 2 days ago
Reading, Berkshire
Arden Resourcing
Salary: Benefits and Bonus
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
Apollo Solutions
Salary: £35000 - £43000 per annum + excellent benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
London
Verticality Ltd
Salary: £35000 to £55000 per annum - Excellent Corp Flex bens
Posted: 2 days ago
London
Harvey Nash plc
Salary: £60000 - £75000 per annum + benefits and bonus
Posted: 2 days ago
Bristol, Avon
Redrock Consulting Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
East Sussex
ARC IT Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £Competitive
Posted: 5 days ago
London
Connectus
Salary: £60000 - £80000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Surrey
Streamline Connections
Salary: £48000 - £58000 per annum + Benefits, Bonus, Holiday
Posted: 6 days ago
City, London
4it Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £Excellent + Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago