The first table below looks at the demand 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 18 April 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Communications & Networking category.

Location
3 months to
18 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Lightweight Directory Access Protocol (LDAP)
Rank 448 438 500
Rank change year-on-year
-10 +62
Permanent jobs citing LDAP 623 534 487
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.51% 0.48% 0.39%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 3.04% 2.41% 2.18%
Number of salaries quoted 503 408 380
Average salary £50,000 £47,500 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.26% -5.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £35,000 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £64,000 £80,000
UK excluding London average salary £47,500 £42,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year
+11.76% -5.55%
Communications & Networking Category
UK
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
20469 22138 22344
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 16.87% 19.94% 17.78%
Number of salaries quoted 16208 17824 18652
Average salary £42,500 £42,500 £42,500
90% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £27,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £64,000 £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 18 April 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 18 April 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
(Click each for more statistics)
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
Find
Job
Vacancies
England -19 580 £50,000 +5.26% 53
London -31 246 £50,000 - 20
South East -33 136 £45,000 - 12
City of London -37 69 £54,000 +6.93% 6
Berkshire +1 57 £47,000 +14.63% 7
Yorkshire -8 39 £47,500 - 2
North West +18 37 £50,000 +37.93% 9
East of England -8 36 £45,000 - 2
South West -7 35 £38,500 -8.33% 4
East Midlands -3 33 £50,000 - 3
Scotland +13 30 £40,000 +14.28% 2
Edinburgh - 27 £38,447 - 1
York 0 25 £50,000 - 2
North Yorkshire -5 25 £50,000 - 2
Cheshire +9 24 £50,000 +44.92% 4
Reading 0 24 £49,500 -1.00% 3
Hampshire -46 23 £47,500 +5.55% 3
Bristol +16 21 £42,500 -19.81%
Leicestershire -1 21 £50,000 - 1
Cambridgeshire - 20 £42,500 -
Leicester +4 19 £50,000 -
Cambridge - 18 £40,500 -
Southampton -7 15 £43,750 -2.77%
Bracknell - 15 £47,500 - 2
Brighton - 15 £40,000 - 1
East Sussex - 15 £40,000 - 1
West Midlands +12 14 £50,000 +11.11% 1
Birmingham - 12 £50,000 -
Manchester +12 11 £50,000 +25.00% 3
South Yorkshire -3 11 £31,000 -

LDAP
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 18 April 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.

1 564 (46.23%) Linux
2 512 (41.97%) Windows
3 467 (38.28%) TCP/IP
4 442 (36.23%) Active Directory
5 435 (35.66%) DNS
6 379 (31.07%) Finance
7 350 (28.69%) Java
8 346 (28.36%) Firewall
9 311 (25.49%) HTTP
10 283 (23.20%) Perl
11 279 (22.87%) Microsoft
12 269 (22.05%) SMTP
13 268 (21.97%) Oracle
14 264 (21.64%) SSL
15 252 (20.66%) UNIX
16 246 (20.16%) SQL
17 229 (18.77%) Python
18 225 (18.44%) Apache
19 222 (18.20%) Red Hat
19 222 (18.20%) VMware
20 214 (17.54%) Solaris
21 211 (17.30%) .NET
22 205 (16.80%) XML
22 205 (16.80%) Puppet
23 201 (16.48%) ITIL
24 199 (16.31%) SQL Server
25 196 (16.07%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
26 183 (15.00%) Load Balancing
27 181 (14.84%) Tomcat
28 179 (14.67%) MySQL

LDAP
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 18 April 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
1 225 (18.44%) Apache
2 181 (14.84%) Tomcat
3 143 (11.72%) WebSphere
4 108 (8.85%) IIS
5 100 (8.20%) WebLogic
6 83 (6.80%) MS Exchange
7 59 (4.84%) Exchange Server 2010
8 53 (4.34%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
9 45 (3.69%) SharePoint
10 28 (2.30%) Confluence
10 28 (2.30%) Lotus Domino
11 27 (2.21%) WebSphere Application Server
12 23 (1.89%) IBM Notes
13 22 (1.80%) Exchange Server 2003
14 20 (1.64%) Oracle Coherence
15 19 (1.56%) Elasticsearch
15 19 (1.56%) Node.js
16 16 (1.31%) Lync
17 15 (1.23%) CloudStack
17 15 (1.23%) Office Communications Server
Applications
1 115 (9.43%) MS Excel
2 14 (1.15%) MS Office
3 8 (0.66%) GIMP
3 8 (0.66%) Photoshop
4 4 (0.33%) Maya
5 3 (0.25%) MS Visio
6 2 (0.16%) MS PowerPoint
6 2 (0.16%) Windchill
7 1 (0.082%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 21 (1.72%) Remedy ITSM
2 11 (0.90%) Oracle Applications
2 11 (0.90%) FastVal
2 11 (0.90%) SunGard APT
3 9 (0.74%) Oracle 11i
3 9 (0.74%) Oracle EBS R12
4 8 (0.66%) Oracle ERP
4 8 (0.66%) Oracle EBS
4 8 (0.66%) Oracle Financials
5 3 (0.25%) Oracle BPM
5 3 (0.25%) Cognos Business Intelligence
5 3 (0.25%) Cognos TM1
6 2 (0.16%) Exstream
6 2 (0.16%) BusinessWorks
6 2 (0.16%) SAP HR
7 1 (0.082%) Oracle Receivables
7 1 (0.082%) Oracle Cash Management
7 1 (0.082%) Oracle CRM
7 1 (0.082%) Magento
7 1 (0.082%) SAP GRC
Cloud Services
1 87 (7.13%) SaaS
2 29 (2.38%) Joyent
3 21 (1.72%) PaaS
4 18 (1.48%) Amazon AWS
4 18 (1.48%) IaaS
5 14 (1.15%) Cloud Computing
6 13 (1.07%) Microsoft Azure
7 11 (0.90%) Office 365
8 6 (0.49%) Basecamp
9 3 (0.25%) Route 53
9 3 (0.25%) Amazon ELB
9 3 (0.25%) Amazon EC2
9 3 (0.25%) Amazon S3
10 2 (0.16%) GitHub
11 1 (0.082%) Google Apps
11 1 (0.082%) Heroku
Communications & Networking
1 467 (38.28%) TCP/IP
2 435 (35.66%) DNS
3 346 (28.36%) Firewall
4 311 (25.49%) HTTP
5 269 (22.05%) SMTP
6 264 (21.64%) SSL
7 163 (13.36%) VPN
8 161 (13.20%) Internet
9 149 (12.21%) LAN
9 149 (12.21%) SAN
10 144 (11.80%) Kerberos
11 139 (11.39%) DHCP
12 137 (11.23%) WAN
13 98 (8.03%) FTP
14 93 (7.62%) NAS
15 90 (7.38%) VLAN
16 82 (6.72%) OSPF
17 79 (6.48%) TACACS
18 77 (6.31%) BGP
19 76 (6.23%) EIGRP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 199 (16.31%) SQL Server
2 179 (14.67%) MySQL
3 83 (6.80%) Relational Database
4 52 (4.26%) RDBMS
5 49 (4.02%) PostgreSQL
6 38 (3.11%) Oracle Database
7 35 (2.87%) SQL Server 2005
8 29 (2.38%) MongoDB
9 24 (1.97%) SQL Server 2000
10 22 (1.80%) DB2
11 21 (1.72%) Oracle Database 11g
12 19 (1.56%) NoSQL
12 19 (1.56%) Redis
12 19 (1.56%) Oracle Database 10g
13 16 (1.31%) Hadoop
13 16 (1.31%) SQL Server 2008
14 14 (1.15%) Big Data
15 12 (0.98%) SQL Server Integration Services
15 12 (0.98%) SQL Server Analysis Services
15 12 (0.98%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 80 (6.56%) Subversion
2 78 (6.39%) Git (software)
3 51 (4.18%) JIRA
4 38 (3.11%) Maven
5 34 (2.79%) Eclipse
6 29 (2.38%) TeamCity
7 24 (1.97%) JUnit
8 23 (1.89%) Ant
9 21 (1.72%) Atlassian Bamboo
10 17 (1.39%) Jenkins
10 17 (1.39%) FishEye
11 15 (1.23%) Hudson
12 13 (1.07%) Visual Studio
13 11 (0.90%) Rational Application Developer
13 11 (0.90%) TestNG
14 9 (0.74%) Selenium
15 6 (0.49%) Team Foundation Server
16 5 (0.41%) FitNesse
17 4 (0.33%) NUnit
17 4 (0.33%) MSTest
General
1 379 (31.07%) Finance
2 113 (9.26%) Banking
3 88 (7.21%) Telecoms
4 40 (3.28%) Law
5 23 (1.89%) Retail
5 23 (1.89%) Investment Banking
6 20 (1.64%) Games
7 18 (1.48%) German Language
8 14 (1.15%) Advertising
9 13 (1.07%) Retail Banking
9 13 (1.07%) Marketing
10 12 (0.98%) Corporate Banking
10 12 (0.98%) Back Office
11 11 (0.90%) French Language
12 10 (0.82%) Legal
13 9 (0.74%) Pharmaceutical
13 9 (0.74%) Electronics
14 7 (0.57%) Front Office
15 6 (0.49%) International Banking
15 6 (0.49%) Military
Job Titles
1 201 (16.48%) Administrator
2 188 (15.41%) Developer
3 166 (13.61%) Systems Administrator
4 113 (9.26%) Linux Administrator
5 111 (9.10%) Analyst
6 102 (8.36%) Linux Systems Administrator
7 80 (6.56%) Network Engineer
8 75 (6.15%) Architect
9 72 (5.90%) Consultant
9 72 (5.90%) Systems Engineer
10 65 (5.33%) Java Developer
11 58 (4.75%) Support Engineer
12 51 (4.18%) Firewall Engineer
13 46 (3.77%) Designer
13 46 (3.77%) Technical Support
14 42 (3.44%) C++ Developer
15 40 (3.28%) Software Developer
16 38 (3.11%) Linux Engineer
17 36 (2.95%) Team Leader
18 35 (2.87%) C++ Software Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 211 (17.30%) .NET
2 205 (16.80%) XML
3 141 (11.56%) HTML
4 133 (10.90%) Web Services
5 128 (10.49%) SOAP
6 120 (9.84%) CSS
7 101 (8.28%) Ajax
8 81 (6.64%) J2EE
9 75 (6.15%) Middleware
10 59 (4.84%) Hibernate
10 59 (4.84%) Spring
11 57 (4.67%) ASP.NET
12 50 (4.10%) LAMP
13 49 (4.02%) JSON
14 41 (3.36%) Java EE
15 38 (3.11%) JSP
16 34 (2.79%) XSLT
17 32 (2.62%) REST
18 30 (2.46%) .NET Framework
19 27 (2.21%) JMS
Miscellaneous
1 110 (9.02%) PKI
2 96 (7.87%) Blackberry
2 96 (7.87%) Open Source
3 93 (7.62%) Computer Science
4 75 (6.15%) Clustering
5 69 (5.66%) Management Information System
6 44 (3.61%) Mathematics
7 40 (3.28%) Smartcard
8 34 (2.79%) LPAR
8 34 (2.79%) DLPAR
9 30 (2.46%) Enterprise Software
10 27 (2.21%) Hedge funds
10 27 (2.21%) CMDB
11 25 (2.05%) Replication
12 22 (1.80%) Enterprise Storage
13 20 (1.64%) Cryptography
14 18 (1.48%) iPhone
14 18 (1.48%) Mobile App
15 17 (1.39%) Video Conferencing
16 13 (1.07%) Grid Computing
Operating Systems
1 564 (46.23%) Linux
2 512 (41.97%) Windows
3 252 (20.66%) UNIX
4 214 (17.54%) Solaris
5 196 (16.07%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 121 (9.92%) Windows Server 2008
7 91 (7.46%) Ubuntu
8 87 (7.13%) AIX
9 69 (5.66%) CentOS
10 66 (5.41%) Android
11 54 (4.43%) Windows Server 2003
12 49 (4.02%) Mac OS X
13 44 (3.61%) Debian
14 38 (3.11%) Apple iOS
15 35 (2.87%) BlackBerry OS
16 33 (2.70%) Windows 7
17 32 (2.62%) SUSE
18 23 (1.89%) Windows 2000
19 20 (1.64%) Windows Server 2012
20 18 (1.48%) Mac OS
Processes & Methodologies
1 201 (16.48%) ITIL
2 183 (15.00%) Load Balancing
3 147 (12.05%) Project Management
4 117 (9.59%) Network Design
5 110 (9.02%) Performance Tuning
6 101 (8.28%) Agile Software Development
7 96 (7.87%) Configuration Management
8 90 (7.38%) Information Security
9 88 (7.21%) Network Management
10 77 (6.31%) Software Engineering
10 77 (6.31%) Capacity Management
11 75 (6.15%) Web Development
12 61 (5.00%) Identity Management
13 53 (4.34%) Service Management
14 52 (4.26%) Incident Management
15 49 (4.02%) Change Management
16 48 (3.93%) Continuous Integration
17 43 (3.52%) ITSM
18 42 (3.44%) Supplier Management
19 41 (3.36%) Product Management
Programming Languages
1 350 (28.69%) Java
2 283 (23.20%) Perl
3 246 (20.16%) SQL
4 229 (18.77%) Python
5 174 (14.26%) JavaScript
6 165 (13.52%) Bash Shell
7 111 (9.10%) C#
8 102 (8.36%) Shell Script
9 101 (8.28%) PowerShell
10 87 (7.13%) Ruby
11 84 (6.89%) C++
12 68 (5.57%) Korn
13 66 (5.41%) PHP
14 58 (4.75%) C
15 33 (2.70%) PL/SQL
16 32 (2.62%) T-SQL
16 32 (2.62%) VB
17 25 (2.05%) VBScript
18 17 (1.39%) Clojure
19 16 (1.31%) Jython
Qualifications
1 172 (14.10%) Degree
2 104 (8.52%) Microsoft Certification
3 70 (5.74%) MCSE
4 45 (3.69%) RHCE
5 44 (3.61%) Security Cleared
6 42 (3.44%) CISSP
7 33 (2.70%) Cisco Certification
8 32 (2.62%) SC Cleared
9 31 (2.54%) MCITP
10 27 (2.21%) GIAC
11 26 (2.13%) MCDBA
12 20 (1.64%) CCNP
13 18 (1.48%) CCNA
14 15 (1.23%) Linux+ Certification
14 15 (1.23%) LPIC
15 10 (0.82%) Oracle Certification
16 9 (0.74%) HND
16 9 (0.74%) MCP
16 9 (0.74%) MCTS
17 8 (0.66%) CEH
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 36 (2.95%) QA
2 35 (2.87%) SLA
3 22 (1.80%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 14 (1.15%) ISO 9001
5 11 (0.90%) Sarbanes-Oxley
6 9 (0.74%) HIPAA
7 3 (0.25%) Data Quality
7 3 (0.25%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 442 (36.23%) Active Directory
2 155 (12.70%) NFS
3 154 (12.62%) VMware Infrastructure
4 51 (4.18%) Samba
5 42 (3.44%) Xen
6 36 (2.95%) KVM
7 33 (2.70%) Postfix
8 29 (2.38%) Hyper-V
9 24 (1.97%) qmail
10 23 (1.89%) vSphere
11 19 (1.56%) Sendmail
11 19 (1.56%) Snort
12 16 (1.31%) VMware ESX
13 15 (1.23%) VMware ESXi
14 14 (1.15%) Squid
14 14 (1.15%) XenApp
15 13 (1.07%) Oracle RMAN
16 12 (0.98%) XenServer
17 11 (0.90%) Oracle RAC
18 9 (0.74%) DFS Replication
Systems Management
1 205 (16.80%) Puppet
2 121 (9.92%) Opscode Chef
3 101 (8.28%) Nagios
4 71 (5.82%) CiscoWorks
4 71 (5.82%) HP NNM
5 60 (4.92%) Tivoli
6 54 (4.43%) CFEngine
7 37 (3.03%) SCOM
8 32 (2.62%) Tivoli Storage Manager
9 31 (2.54%) McAfee ePO
10 23 (1.89%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
11 22 (1.80%) SCCM
12 19 (1.56%) CA SiteMinder
13 18 (1.48%) YUM
14 17 (1.39%) Zenoss
15 16 (1.31%) Data Guard
15 16 (1.31%) Norton AntiVirus
15 16 (1.31%) HP UCMDB
16 14 (1.15%) MAILsweeper
17 13 (1.07%) Cacti
Vendors
1 279 (22.87%) Microsoft
2 268 (21.97%) Oracle
3 222 (18.20%) Red Hat
3 222 (18.20%) VMware
4 166 (13.61%) HP
5 162 (13.28%) Cisco
6 118 (9.67%) Juniper
7 114 (9.34%) JBoss
8 96 (7.87%) IBM
9 89 (7.30%) F5
10 87 (7.13%) Sun
11 74 (6.07%) Citrix
12 54 (4.43%) CheckPoint
13 49 (4.02%) Symantec
14 46 (3.77%) McAfee
15 45 (3.69%) EMC
16 44 (3.61%) Blue Coat
17 43 (3.52%) Hitachi
18 42 (3.44%) Ericsson
18 42 (3.44%) Nokia Solutions and Networks
Brighton, East Sussex
ARC IT Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £Competitive DOE
Posted: 8 hours ago
Bedford, Bedfordshire
Oliver James Associates
Salary: £32000 - £41000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Berkshire
Propel
Salary: £55000 - £60000 per annum + Bonus & Bens
Posted: Yesterday
Reading, Berkshire
Oracle Corporation UK Ltd
Salary: Excellent + Bonus + Significant additional benefits
Posted: Yesterday
London
JPS Selection
Salary: From £30,000 to £50,000 per annum plus excellent benefits package
Posted: Yesterday
London
Verticality Ltd
Salary: £35000 to £40000 per annum - to 35k Plus exception benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Egham, Surrey
Servicenow
Salary: Competitve
Posted: Yesterday
Exeter, Devon
Edge Recruit Ltd
Salary: £38000 - £41000 per annum + Great Bens
Posted: 2 days ago
Reading, Berkshire
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 28,000 - 35,000 + excellent benefits and training
Posted: 2 days ago
Central London / West End
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 50,000 - 60,000 + benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Havant, Hampshire
Executive Recruitment Services (ERS)
Salary: £60000 - £70000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Other
Vodafone
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
Ashdown IT
Salary: £28000 - £34000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Rullion IT Plus
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
London
Proprius Recruitment
Salary: Up to £65,000 per annum Plus Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Altrincham, Cheshire
360 Resourcing Solutions
Salary: £30k - 35k per year + Superb Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
London
Proprius Recruitment Ltd
Posted: 3 days ago
City, London
Coal IT Services
Salary: From £30,000 to £36,000 per annum + Bonus, Pension & Excellent Benefit
Posted: 3 days ago
Warrington, Cheshire
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 40,000 - 60,000 + Bens
Posted: 3 days ago
London
Oho Group Ltd.
Salary: £50000 to £70000 per annum - Excellent Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago