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 27 April 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
27 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Lightweight Directory Access Protocol (LDAP)
Rank 509 455 448
Rank change year-on-year
-54 -7
Permanent jobs citing LDAP 449 615 533
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.40% 0.52% 0.48%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 2.22% 3.03% 2.42%
Number of salaries quoted 326 496 407
Average salary £47,500 £48,625 £47,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-2.31% +2.36%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,241 £32,250 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £65,000 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £47,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year
-5.26% +11.76%

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
20185 20290 22065
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 18.20% 17.09% 19.97%
Number of salaries quoted 15986 16072 17800
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 £26,517 £27,000
10% offered a salary of more than £67,500 £65,000 £62,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £39,500
% change year-on-year
+6.25% +1.26%

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 27 April 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 27 April 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
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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 -58 418 £48,000 -1.28% 63
London -14 203 £52,500 +5.00% 31
South East -6 113 £45,000 - 17
City of London +9 52 £55,000 +10.00% 11
East of England +33 47 £40,000 -9.60% 5
Berkshire -35 28 £50,000 +6.38% 4
Surrey +31 25 £45,000 +2.85% 5
East Sussex -7 24 £35,000 -12.50% 3
Essex +15 22 £51,750 +8.94%
Hampshire -4 21 £50,000 +5.26% 1
Brighton -7 19 £35,000 -12.50% 1
Brentwood +2 18 £50,000 +5.26%
Reading -7 15 £65,000 +32.65% 3
South West -41 15 £26,500 -24.28% 6
Cambridge +7 13 £37,200 -8.14% 1
Cambridgeshire +5 13 £37,200 -12.47% 1
West Midlands -22 12 £45,000 -7.69% 1
Scotland 0 11 £37,750 -5.62% 4
East Midlands -7 11 £47,500 -5.00% 2
Edinburgh -5 9 £37,750 -1.81% 1
Guildford - 9 £41,000 -
Warwickshire - 9 £45,000 -
Northamptonshire - 9 £47,500 - 1
Warwick - 8 £45,000 -
Hertfordshire -4 7 £42,500 -19.04% 1
Yorkshire -14 7 £41,250 -13.15%
Basingstoke +26 6 - -
Gloucestershire -12 6 £52,500 +25.00% 1
Oxfordshire - 6 - - 1
Bedfordshire +31 5 £30,000 -17.80% 2

LDAP
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 27 April 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.

1 527 (57.85%) Linux
2 374 (41.05%) Windows
3 350 (38.42%) DNS
4 292 (32.05%) Active Directory
4 292 (32.05%) VMware
5 268 (29.42%) TCP/IP
6 257 (28.21%) UNIX
7 245 (26.89%) Microsoft
8 236 (25.91%) Oracle
9 234 (25.69%) MySQL
10 231 (25.36%) Red Hat
11 223 (24.48%) VMware Infrastructure
12 220 (24.15%) Firewall
13 217 (23.82%) Perl
14 212 (23.27%) Java
15 198 (21.73%) Apache
16 197 (21.62%) SAN
17 183 (20.09%) Analytical Skills
18 173 (18.99%) SQL
19 171 (18.77%) Solaris
19 171 (18.77%) ITIL
20 169 (18.55%) DHCP
21 168 (18.44%) SQL Server
22 154 (16.90%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
23 152 (16.68%) Bash Shell
24 150 (16.47%) Puppet
24 150 (16.47%) Finance
25 143 (15.70%) MS Excel
26 138 (15.15%) VPN
27 137 (15.04%) HP

LDAP
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 27 April 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
1 198 (21.73%) Apache
2 130 (14.27%) Tomcat
3 74 (8.12%) MS Exchange
4 68 (7.46%) SharePoint
5 67 (7.35%) JBoss
6 60 (6.59%) IIS
7 53 (5.82%) WebSphere
8 48 (5.27%) WebLogic
9 45 (4.94%) Exchange Server 2010
10 40 (4.39%) nginx
11 33 (3.62%) Confluence
12 20 (2.20%) Moodle
13 19 (2.09%) MediaWiki
13 19 (2.09%) Exchange Server 2007
14 17 (1.87%) GlassFish
15 16 (1.76%) OpenStack
15 16 (1.76%) Lync
16 15 (1.65%) BizTalk Server
17 14 (1.54%) Exchange Server 2013
18 13 (1.43%) SharePoint 2010
Applications
1 143 (15.70%) MS Excel
2 43 (4.72%) MS Office
3 7 (0.77%) MS Visio
4 6 (0.66%) Acrobat
4 6 (0.66%) InfoPath
5 2 (0.22%) SPSS
Business Applications
1 10 (1.10%) Oracle EBS
2 9 (0.99%) Remedy ITSM
2 9 (0.99%) Oracle EBS R12
2 9 (0.99%) Oracle BPM
3 6 (0.66%) Oracle 11i
4 5 (0.55%) Cognos TM1
5 4 (0.44%) Tridion
5 4 (0.44%) Oracle ERP
5 4 (0.44%) Oracle Applications
5 4 (0.44%) Oracle Financials
5 4 (0.44%) Cognos Business Intelligence
6 3 (0.33%) Dynamics CRM
7 1 (0.11%) SAP ERP
7 1 (0.11%) Magento
7 1 (0.11%) SAP BPC
7 1 (0.11%) Hyperion Planning
7 1 (0.11%) HFM
7 1 (0.11%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 62 (6.81%) Amazon AWS
2 57 (6.26%) Office 365
3 53 (5.82%) SaaS
4 31 (3.40%) Amazon EC2
5 28 (3.07%) Amazon S3
6 25 (2.74%) Cloud Computing
7 20 (2.20%) PaaS
8 19 (2.09%) IaaS
9 15 (1.65%) Microsoft Azure
10 6 (0.66%) GitHub
11 4 (0.44%) Virtual Private Cloud
11 4 (0.44%) Amazon Glacier
11 4 (0.44%) Route 53
12 2 (0.22%) Google Apps
12 2 (0.22%) Yammer
12 2 (0.22%) Azure Active Directory
13 1 (0.11%) Amazon CloudWatch
13 1 (0.11%) Google Compute Engine
13 1 (0.11%) Google Cloud Platform
Communications & Networking
1 350 (38.42%) DNS
2 268 (29.42%) TCP/IP
3 220 (24.15%) Firewall
4 197 (21.62%) SAN
5 169 (18.55%) DHCP
6 138 (15.15%) VPN
7 128 (14.05%) HTTP
8 123 (13.50%) LAN
9 114 (12.51%) WAN
10 108 (11.86%) SSL
11 86 (9.44%) SMTP
12 66 (7.24%) Kerberos
13 57 (6.26%) NAS
14 56 (6.15%) iSCSI
14 56 (6.15%) SNMP
15 50 (5.49%) FTP
16 42 (4.61%) Network Security
17 39 (4.28%) Internet
18 38 (4.17%) MRTG
19 33 (3.62%) IPsec
Database & Business Intelligence
1 234 (25.69%) MySQL
2 168 (18.44%) SQL Server
3 73 (8.01%) Oracle Database
3 73 (8.01%) Relational Database
4 58 (6.37%) PostgreSQL
5 47 (5.16%) MongoDB
6 21 (2.31%) SQL Server 2005
7 20 (2.20%) SQL Server 2008
8 18 (1.98%) Oracle Database 11g
9 17 (1.87%) Oracle Reports
10 16 (1.76%) Oracle Database 12c
10 16 (1.76%) SQL Server 2012
11 14 (1.54%) RDBMS
11 14 (1.54%) DB2
11 14 (1.54%) NoSQL
12 13 (1.43%) Data Warehouse
13 10 (1.10%) Hadoop
14 8 (0.88%) Data Mining
14 8 (0.88%) Big Data
15 7 (0.77%) Oracle Database 10g
Development Applications
1 85 (9.33%) Git (software)
2 66 (7.24%) Subversion
3 48 (5.27%) JIRA
4 42 (4.61%) Jenkins
5 41 (4.50%) Maven
6 27 (2.96%) Hudson
7 24 (2.63%) Atlassian Bamboo
7 24 (2.63%) Eclipse
8 19 (2.09%) JUnit
9 10 (1.10%) NetBeans
10 8 (0.88%) Visual Studio
11 7 (0.77%) Ant
12 5 (0.55%) JProfiler
12 5 (0.55%) SoapUI
12 5 (0.55%) Emacs
12 5 (0.55%) YourKit
13 4 (0.44%) Grunt
13 4 (0.44%) Mockito
13 4 (0.44%) Cucumber
13 4 (0.44%) ClearCase
General
1 150 (16.47%) Finance
2 49 (5.38%) Telecoms
3 46 (5.05%) Banking
4 27 (2.96%) Advertising
5 21 (2.31%) Financial Institution
6 16 (1.76%) Law
7 13 (1.43%) Retail
8 10 (1.10%) Marketing
8 10 (1.10%) Electronics
9 9 (0.99%) Games
10 8 (0.88%) Billing
11 7 (0.77%) Back Office
11 7 (0.77%) Legal
11 7 (0.77%) Retail Banking
12 5 (0.55%) Investment Banking
12 5 (0.55%) French Language
12 5 (0.55%) German Language
13 4 (0.44%) Manufacturing
14 2 (0.22%) Spanish Language
15 1 (0.11%) Local Government
Job Titles
1 160 (17.56%) Administrator
2 144 (15.81%) Developer
3 141 (15.48%) Systems Administrator
4 75 (8.23%) Analyst
5 73 (8.01%) Consultant
6 64 (7.03%) Architect
7 58 (6.37%) Linux Administrator
8 57 (6.26%) Linux Systems Administrator
9 54 (5.93%) Systems Engineer
10 49 (5.38%) ServiceNow Developer
11 44 (4.83%) DevOps Engineer
11 44 (4.83%) Linux Engineer
12 42 (4.61%) Software Engineer
12 42 (4.61%) Support Engineer
12 42 (4.61%) Java Developer
13 39 (4.28%) Technical Consultant
14 36 (3.95%) Infrastructure Engineer
15 31 (3.40%) UNIX Administrator
16 27 (2.96%) Linux DevOps Engineer
17 26 (2.85%) Senior Systems Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 132 (14.49%) Web Services
2 103 (11.31%) XML
3 96 (10.54%) HTML
4 67 (7.35%) CSS
5 61 (6.70%) .NET
6 52 (5.71%) SOAP
7 41 (4.50%) J2EE
8 40 (4.39%) Spring
9 38 (4.17%) Ajax
10 33 (3.62%) Middleware
11 31 (3.40%) Java EE
12 29 (3.18%) JSON
12 29 (3.18%) RESTful
12 29 (3.18%) XSLT
12 29 (3.18%) REST
13 26 (2.85%) jQuery
14 25 (2.74%) Servlets
15 24 (2.63%) JMS
16 23 (2.52%) LAMP
16 23 (2.52%) RabbitMQ
Miscellaneous
1 183 (20.09%) Analytical Skills
2 80 (8.78%) Computer Science
3 78 (8.56%) Clustering
4 70 (7.68%) PKI
5 67 (7.35%) Management Information System
6 63 (6.92%) Open Source
7 50 (5.49%) Replication
8 46 (5.05%) CMDB
9 32 (3.51%) HACMP
10 29 (3.18%) Enterprise Software
11 27 (2.96%) Wiki
11 27 (2.96%) CESG
12 23 (2.52%) Client/Server
12 23 (2.52%) Smartcard
13 21 (2.31%) Streaming Video
14 19 (2.09%) E-Learning
15 17 (1.87%) Embedded Systems
16 16 (1.76%) Blackberry
17 12 (1.32%) Thin Client
17 12 (1.32%) Fat Client
Operating Systems
1 527 (57.85%) Linux
2 374 (41.05%) Windows
3 257 (28.21%) UNIX
4 171 (18.77%) Solaris
5 154 (16.90%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 118 (12.95%) CentOS
7 85 (9.33%) Windows Server 2008
8 73 (8.01%) AIX
9 58 (6.37%) Ubuntu
10 47 (5.16%) Debian
11 45 (4.94%) Windows Server 2003
12 36 (3.95%) Windows Server 2012
13 25 (2.74%) HPUX
14 20 (2.20%) Windows 7
15 19 (2.09%) Android
16 16 (1.76%) Oracle Linux
17 15 (1.65%) Apple iOS
18 13 (1.43%) Mac OS X
19 10 (1.10%) Windows XP
20 9 (0.99%) BlackBerry OS
Processes & Methodologies
1 171 (18.77%) ITIL
2 106 (11.64%) Disaster Recovery
3 88 (9.66%) Load Balancing
4 87 (9.55%) Project Management
5 74 (8.12%) DevOps
6 69 (7.57%) Agile Software Development
7 68 (7.46%) Configuration Management
8 65 (7.14%) Change Management
9 57 (6.26%) Performance Tuning
10 56 (6.15%) Information Security
11 55 (6.04%) E-Commerce
11 55 (6.04%) Capacity Planning
12 54 (5.93%) Migration
13 53 (5.82%) Continuous Integration
14 51 (5.60%) Time Management
14 51 (5.60%) Software Engineering
14 51 (5.60%) Service Management
15 49 (5.38%) Workflow
16 37 (4.06%) Change Control
17 36 (3.95%) SIEM
Programming Languages
1 217 (23.82%) Perl
2 212 (23.27%) Java
3 173 (18.99%) SQL
4 152 (16.68%) Bash Shell
5 119 (13.06%) Python
6 93 (10.21%) PHP
7 88 (9.66%) Shell Script
8 80 (8.78%) JavaScript
9 60 (6.59%) PowerShell
10 39 (4.28%) Ruby
11 34 (3.73%) C++
12 30 (3.29%) C
13 27 (2.96%) C#
14 25 (2.74%) Bourne shell
15 23 (2.52%) VBScript
16 14 (1.54%) XPath
17 12 (1.32%) PL/SQL
18 9 (0.99%) T-SQL
19 7 (0.77%) Korn
20 5 (0.55%) AspectJ
Qualifications
1 134 (14.71%) Degree
2 60 (6.59%) Security Cleared
3 35 (3.84%) Microsoft Certification
4 28 (3.07%) SC Cleared
5 26 (2.85%) DV Cleared
5 26 (2.85%) ITIL Certification
6 23 (2.52%) Cisco Certification
7 22 (2.41%) CISSP
8 20 (2.20%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
9 17 (1.87%) CCNP
9 17 (1.87%) CCNA
10 13 (1.43%) MCSE
11 10 (1.10%) RHCE
11 10 (1.10%) CISM
12 9 (0.99%) NCDA
13 7 (0.77%) CCDA
14 6 (0.66%) PMP
14 6 (0.66%) PMI Certification
14 6 (0.66%) GCIA
14 6 (0.66%) MCITP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 57 (6.26%) SLA
2 23 (2.52%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 17 (1.87%) QA
4 9 (0.99%) PCI DSS
5 6 (0.66%) Data Quality
6 4 (0.44%) ISO 9001
6 4 (0.44%) COBIT
7 2 (0.22%) COSO
System Software
1 292 (32.05%) Active Directory
2 223 (24.48%) VMware Infrastructure
3 99 (10.87%) NFS
4 59 (6.48%) XenServer
5 56 (6.15%) Hyper-V
6 50 (5.49%) Veritas Cluster Server
7 46 (5.05%) XenApp
8 43 (4.72%) iptables
9 42 (4.61%) Oracle RAC
10 41 (4.50%) XenDesktop
11 36 (3.95%) vSphere
12 35 (3.84%) Samba
13 30 (3.29%) Veritas Volume Manager
14 26 (2.85%) Postfix
15 22 (2.41%) Squid
16 21 (2.31%) VMware ESXi
17 19 (2.09%) VMware ESX
18 16 (1.76%) Sendmail
19 15 (1.65%) Snort
20 11 (1.21%) Tivoli Directory Server
Systems Management
1 150 (16.47%) Puppet
2 105 (11.53%) Nagios
3 69 (7.57%) Opscode Chef
4 56 (6.15%) NetBackup
5 43 (4.72%) SCCM
6 42 (4.61%) WSUS
7 32 (3.51%) SCOM
7 32 (3.51%) ZABBIX
8 31 (3.40%) Icinga
9 30 (3.29%) SELinux
10 25 (2.74%) yum
11 23 (2.52%) Tivoli
12 21 (2.31%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
13 20 (2.20%) OpenView
14 19 (2.09%) HP UCMDB
15 16 (1.76%) Oracle RMAN
16 15 (1.65%) CA Single Sign-On
16 15 (1.65%) Salt
17 14 (1.54%) logstash
18 13 (1.43%) Cacti
Vendors
1 292 (32.05%) VMware
2 245 (26.89%) Microsoft
3 236 (25.91%) Oracle
4 231 (25.36%) Red Hat
5 137 (15.04%) HP
6 122 (13.39%) Cisco
7 116 (12.73%) Citrix
8 77 (8.45%) NetApp
9 75 (8.23%) IBM
10 67 (7.35%) Sun
11 64 (7.03%) Veritas
12 55 (6.04%) ServiceNow
13 38 (4.17%) EMC
14 37 (4.06%) Juniper
15 34 (3.73%) CA
16 33 (3.62%) Symantec
17 28 (3.07%) Dell
18 25 (2.74%) 3PAR
19 24 (2.63%) CheckPoint
20 23 (2.52%) McAfee
City, London
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 45000 - 48000 + bonus + excellent benefits
Posted: 37 minutes ago
London
Tower Research Capital
Posted: 10 hours ago
London
Devonshire Hayes
Posted: 10 hours ago
Surrey
Spargonet Consulting Plc
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum, Benefits Pension,Private Medical, Life Cove
Posted: 18 hours ago
East Sussex
ARC IT Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £25000 - £45000 Per Annum
Posted: 2 days ago
East Sussex
ARC IT Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £25000 - £36000 Per Annum
Posted: 2 days ago
West London
Franklin Bates
Salary: Up to £40,000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Redhill, Surrey
The Bridge Ltd
Salary: From £50,000 to £60,000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
Austin Fraser
Salary: £40000.00 - £60000.00 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
London
Austin Fraser
Salary: £45000.00 - £60000.00 per annum + Pension, Healthcare Etc
Posted: 2 days ago
South West
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £45,000 to £60,000 plus an excellent package
Posted: 2 days ago
London
Cooper Lomaz Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £50k - 60k per year
Posted: 3 days ago
South West
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: Circa £45,000- £60,000 plus an outstanding package
Posted: 3 days ago
Reading, Berkshire
TDA Recruitment Ltd
Posted: 3 days ago
City, London
Timothy James Consulting Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum + On application
Posted: 3 days ago
Brighton, East Sussex
BTR Recruitment Ltd.
Salary: From £45,000 to £55,000 per annum plus benefits suite
Posted: 3 days ago
Leicester, Leicestershire
360 Resourcing Solutions
Salary: £28k - 40k per year
Posted: 3 days ago
Eye, Suffolk
Coal IT Services
Salary: Unspecified TSE/DUB
Posted: 3 days ago
Buckinghamshire
Logic Engagements Ltd
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum + Bonus + Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Central London / West End
Client Server
Salary: £35k to £50k + bonus + benefits
Posted: 4 days ago