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 3 July 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
3 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Lightweight Directory Access Protocol (LDAP)
Rank 488 478 436
Rank change year-on-year
-10 -42
Permanent jobs citing LDAP 481 562 566
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.43% 0.48% 0.52%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 2.55% 2.75% 2.78%
Number of salaries quoted 366 441 452
Average salary £46,750 £47,500 £47,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-1.57% -
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £31,525 £34,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £65,000 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £43,200 £45,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year
-4.00% -

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
18879 20458 20390
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 17.06% 17.32% 18.78%
Number of salaries quoted 15383 16370 16541
Average salary £45,000 £44,500 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+1.12% +4.70%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,000 £27,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £67,500 £65,000 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £41,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.75% -

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 3 July 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 3 July 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
(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 -42 433 £47,500 - 29
London -24 211 £52,500 +8.80% 15
South East -20 103 £44,750 -5.78% 6
East of England +15 48 £42,500 -5.55% 1
City of London +10 45 £45,000 -5.26% 7
Surrey +40 40 £62,500 +25.00% 1
Scotland +25 31 £39,500 -12.22% 4
Essex +20 25 - -
Berkshire -32 25 £44,750 -7.73% 1
Yorkshire +10 23 £43,250 -8.94% 1
Brentwood +7 21 - -
Reading -2 21 £44,750 -10.50% 1
South West -3 21 £47,500 +11.76% 3
Brighton +14 20 £35,000 -12.50% 1
East Sussex +11 20 £35,000 -12.50% 2
Edinburgh +18 14 £40,000 -11.11% 2
Hampshire -25 14 £42,250 -28.08% 1
Guildford - 13 £65,000 -
Leeds +12 11 £60,000 +41.17%
West Yorkshire +11 11 £60,000 +41.17%
Cambridgeshire +1 10 £44,450 -1.22%
Bristol -22 10 £55,000 +29.41% 2
North Yorkshire +1 9 £25,000 -49.36%
Hertfordshire -1 8 £48,750 -5.33% 1
Cambridge +16 7 £40,000 -11.11%
Gloucestershire -2 7 £47,500 -5.00% 1
East Midlands -12 7 £50,000 -
West Midlands -21 6 £40,000 +33.33%
Buckinghamshire - 6 £40,000 -
Bedfordshire +16 5 £30,000 -17.80%

LDAP
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 3 July 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.

1 539 (57.77%) Linux
2 403 (43.19%) Windows
3 372 (39.87%) DNS
4 323 (34.62%) Active Directory
5 310 (33.23%) VMware
6 300 (32.15%) UNIX
7 275 (29.47%) Microsoft
8 255 (27.33%) VMware Infrastructure
9 240 (25.72%) Java
10 234 (25.08%) TCP/IP
11 210 (22.51%) Firewall
12 206 (22.08%) Oracle
13 205 (21.97%) Red Hat
14 203 (21.76%) MySQL
15 197 (21.11%) SAN
16 196 (21.01%) ITIL
17 191 (20.47%) Apache
18 190 (20.36%) SQL
19 180 (19.29%) Web Services
20 174 (18.65%) DHCP
21 167 (17.90%) Perl
22 164 (17.58%) Analytical Skills
23 162 (17.36%) Finance
24 161 (17.26%) Cisco
25 153 (16.40%) Citrix
26 152 (16.29%) Puppet
27 151 (16.18%) SQL Server
28 146 (15.65%) VPN
29 145 (15.54%) Tomcat
30 142 (15.22%) MS Excel

LDAP
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 3 July 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
1 191 (20.47%) Apache
2 145 (15.54%) Tomcat
3 88 (9.43%) SharePoint
4 77 (8.25%) MS Exchange
5 76 (8.15%) JBoss
6 60 (6.43%) nginx
7 59 (6.32%) WebSphere
8 55 (5.89%) IIS
8 55 (5.89%) Confluence
9 52 (5.57%) WebLogic
10 42 (4.50%) Exchange Server 2010
11 38 (4.07%) OpenStack
12 35 (3.75%) Moodle
13 27 (2.89%) Exchange Server 2007
14 25 (2.68%) Exchange Server 2013
15 22 (2.36%) MediaWiki
16 20 (2.14%) Apache Solr
17 17 (1.82%) Lync
18 16 (1.71%) Oracle Application Server
19 14 (1.50%) Node.js
Applications
1 142 (15.22%) MS Excel
2 62 (6.65%) MS Office
3 12 (1.29%) MS Visio
4 6 (0.64%) Acrobat
4 6 (0.64%) InfoPath
5 1 (0.11%) AutoCAD
5 1 (0.11%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 9 (0.96%) Remedy ITSM
2 7 (0.75%) Hyperion Planning
2 7 (0.75%) Oracle EBS R12
2 7 (0.75%) Oracle BPM
2 7 (0.75%) Oracle EBS
2 7 (0.75%) HFM
3 5 (0.54%) SAP Oil and Gas
3 5 (0.54%) Tridion
4 3 (0.32%) Oracle ERP
4 3 (0.32%) Oracle Applications
4 3 (0.32%) Oracle Financials
4 3 (0.32%) Oracle 11i
5 1 (0.11%) Dynamics CRM
5 1 (0.11%) SAP ERP
5 1 (0.11%) SAP BPC
Cloud Services
1 125 (13.40%) Amazon AWS
2 68 (7.29%) Amazon EC2
3 51 (5.47%) Office 365
4 46 (4.93%) Cloud Computing
5 42 (4.50%) Amazon S3
6 41 (4.39%) SaaS
7 22 (2.36%) Microsoft Azure
8 20 (2.14%) IaaS
9 18 (1.93%) PaaS
10 15 (1.61%) GitHub
11 14 (1.50%) Route 53
12 9 (0.96%) Virtual Private Cloud
13 8 (0.86%) Amazon Glacier
14 6 (0.64%) Amazon ELB
15 3 (0.32%) Yammer
16 2 (0.21%) Azure Active Directory
16 2 (0.21%) Google Apps
17 1 (0.11%) CloudFront
17 1 (0.11%) Google Compute Engine
17 1 (0.11%) Google Cloud Platform
Communications & Networking
1 372 (39.87%) DNS
2 234 (25.08%) TCP/IP
3 210 (22.51%) Firewall
4 197 (21.11%) SAN
5 174 (18.65%) DHCP
6 146 (15.65%) VPN
7 137 (14.68%) LAN
8 136 (14.58%) WAN
9 132 (14.15%) HTTP
10 102 (10.93%) SSL
11 89 (9.54%) SMTP
12 79 (8.47%) NAS
13 66 (7.07%) Internet
14 59 (6.32%) Network Security
15 55 (5.89%) IPsec
16 53 (5.68%) VLAN
17 46 (4.93%) SSH
18 44 (4.72%) SNMP
19 43 (4.61%) HTTPS
19 43 (4.61%) FTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 203 (21.76%) MySQL
2 151 (16.18%) SQL Server
3 82 (8.79%) Oracle Database
4 64 (6.86%) Relational Database
5 62 (6.65%) PostgreSQL
6 44 (4.72%) MongoDB
7 22 (2.36%) Data Warehouse
8 17 (1.82%) DB2
9 16 (1.71%) Oracle Database 11g
10 14 (1.50%) Amazon RDS
11 13 (1.39%) Oracle Database 12c
12 12 (1.29%) Data Mining
13 11 (1.18%) Oracle Reports
13 11 (1.18%) Oracle Database 10g
14 10 (1.07%) OLAP
14 10 (1.07%) SQL Server 2012
14 10 (1.07%) SQL Server 2005
14 10 (1.07%) SQL Server 2008
15 9 (0.96%) RDBMS
16 8 (0.86%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 128 (13.72%) Git (software)
2 105 (11.25%) Subversion
3 70 (7.50%) JIRA
4 44 (4.72%) Jenkins
5 41 (4.39%) Atlassian Bamboo
6 37 (3.97%) Maven
7 27 (2.89%) Hudson
8 15 (1.61%) JUnit
9 12 (1.29%) Eclipse
10 10 (1.07%) ProC
11 8 (0.86%) Selenium
12 7 (0.75%) Ant
12 7 (0.75%) Emacs
12 7 (0.75%) Cucumber
12 7 (0.75%) Liquibase
12 7 (0.75%) Flyway
13 6 (0.64%) Mercurial
13 6 (0.64%) Visual Studio
13 6 (0.64%) TeamCity
14 4 (0.43%) HttpUnit
General
1 162 (17.36%) Finance
2 49 (5.25%) Banking
3 46 (4.93%) Advertising
4 44 (4.72%) Telecoms
5 23 (2.47%) Financial Institution
6 19 (2.04%) Retail
7 16 (1.71%) Marketing
8 15 (1.61%) Law
9 14 (1.50%) Electronics
10 12 (1.29%) Games
10 12 (1.29%) Retail Banking
11 11 (1.18%) Legal
12 9 (0.96%) French Language
13 8 (0.86%) German Language
13 8 (0.86%) Billing
14 7 (0.75%) Manufacturing
15 6 (0.64%) Spanish Language
16 5 (0.54%) Back Office
17 3 (0.32%) Investment Banking
18 2 (0.21%) Aerospace
Job Titles
1 160 (17.15%) Administrator
2 124 (13.29%) Systems Administrator
3 118 (12.65%) Developer
4 107 (11.47%) Analyst
5 77 (8.25%) Linux Administrator
6 68 (7.29%) DevOps Engineer
7 64 (6.86%) Linux Systems Administrator
8 62 (6.65%) Architect
9 61 (6.54%) Consultant
10 53 (5.68%) Linux Engineer
11 50 (5.36%) Systems Engineer
12 49 (5.25%) Java Developer
13 44 (4.72%) Linux DevOps Engineer
14 38 (4.07%) Infrastructure Analyst
15 36 (3.86%) Support Engineer
16 34 (3.64%) Infrastructure Engineer
17 28 (3.00%) Technical Consultant
18 27 (2.89%) Support Analyst
18 27 (2.89%) Software Engineer
19 22 (2.36%) UNIX Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 180 (19.29%) Web Services
2 131 (14.04%) HTML
3 95 (10.18%) XML
4 92 (9.86%) CSS
5 64 (6.86%) .NET
6 54 (5.79%) J2EE
7 52 (5.57%) Spring
8 48 (5.14%) Middleware
9 46 (4.93%) SOAP
10 42 (4.50%) Ajax
11 38 (4.07%) jQuery
11 38 (4.07%) XSLT
12 37 (3.97%) HTML5
13 35 (3.75%) SAML
14 32 (3.43%) REST
14 32 (3.43%) AngularJS
15 30 (3.22%) LAMP
16 29 (3.11%) RabbitMQ
16 29 (3.11%) CSS3
17 26 (2.79%) Hibernate
Miscellaneous
1 164 (17.58%) Analytical Skills
2 87 (9.32%) Data Centre
3 82 (8.79%) Computer Science
4 78 (8.36%) Management Information System
5 67 (7.18%) Clustering
5 67 (7.18%) PKI
6 46 (4.93%) CMDB
7 44 (4.72%) Replication
8 36 (3.86%) Enterprise Software
9 34 (3.64%) E-Learning
10 30 (3.22%) Wiki
11 20 (2.14%) HACMP
12 19 (2.04%) CESG
13 17 (1.82%) Smartcard
14 15 (1.61%) Learning Management System
14 15 (1.61%) Private Cloud
15 14 (1.50%) Hybrid Cloud
15 14 (1.50%) Streaming Video
16 13 (1.39%) Client/Server
16 13 (1.39%) IVR
Operating Systems
1 539 (57.77%) Linux
2 403 (43.19%) Windows
3 300 (32.15%) UNIX
4 127 (13.61%) Solaris
5 121 (12.97%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 110 (11.79%) CentOS
7 87 (9.32%) Windows Server 2008
8 76 (8.15%) Ubuntu
9 72 (7.72%) Windows Server 2003
10 69 (7.40%) AIX
11 52 (5.57%) Debian
12 48 (5.14%) Windows Server 2012
13 21 (2.25%) Windows 2000
14 18 (1.93%) HPUX
14 18 (1.93%) Data ONTAP
15 17 (1.82%) Windows 7
16 14 (1.50%) SUSE Linux Enterprise Server
17 13 (1.39%) Android
18 11 (1.18%) Scientific Linux
19 9 (0.96%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 196 (21.01%) ITIL
2 113 (12.11%) DevOps
3 107 (11.47%) Disaster Recovery
4 95 (10.18%) Change Management
4 95 (10.18%) Agile Software Development
5 94 (10.08%) Load Balancing
6 87 (9.32%) Configuration Management
7 84 (9.00%) Project Management
8 64 (6.86%) Continuous Integration
9 62 (6.65%) Open Source
10 52 (5.57%) Information Security
11 49 (5.25%) Migration
12 47 (5.04%) Capacity Planning
13 45 (4.82%) Time Management
14 44 (4.72%) Service Management
15 43 (4.61%) SIEM
16 40 (4.29%) E-Commerce
17 36 (3.86%) Change Control
17 36 (3.86%) Performance Tuning
18 35 (3.75%) Security Patching
Programming Languages
1 240 (25.72%) Java
2 190 (20.36%) SQL
3 167 (17.90%) Perl
4 139 (14.90%) Bash Shell
5 132 (14.15%) Python
6 127 (13.61%) JavaScript
7 96 (10.29%) PHP
8 85 (9.11%) Shell Script
9 69 (7.40%) PowerShell
10 59 (6.32%) Ruby
11 35 (3.75%) C
12 31 (3.32%) VBScript
13 19 (2.04%) C++
13 19 (2.04%) PL/SQL
14 15 (1.61%) Scala
15 14 (1.50%) C#
16 9 (0.96%) Bourne shell
17 8 (0.86%) XPath
17 8 (0.86%) Groovy
18 7 (0.75%) Korn
Qualifications
1 127 (13.61%) Degree
2 49 (5.25%) Security Cleared
3 40 (4.29%) Microsoft Certification
4 39 (4.18%) Cisco Certification
5 38 (4.07%) ITIL Certification
6 30 (3.22%) CCNA
7 24 (2.57%) SC Cleared
8 23 (2.47%) DV Cleared
9 22 (2.36%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
10 20 (2.14%) CCNP
11 19 (2.04%) CISSP
12 13 (1.39%) MCSE
13 10 (1.07%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
14 8 (0.86%) CEH
14 8 (0.86%) CISM
15 7 (0.75%) MCITP
16 6 (0.64%) GCIA
16 6 (0.64%) CCDA
16 6 (0.64%) HND
17 5 (0.54%) GIAC
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 70 (7.50%) SLA
2 20 (2.14%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 18 (1.93%) PCI DSS
4 12 (1.29%) QA
5 6 (0.64%) Data Quality
6 2 (0.21%) ISO 9001
6 2 (0.21%) JSP 440
System Software
1 323 (34.62%) Active Directory
2 255 (27.33%) VMware Infrastructure
3 79 (8.47%) NFS
4 67 (7.18%) XenApp
5 66 (7.07%) XenServer
6 61 (6.54%) vSphere
7 57 (6.11%) iptables
8 56 (6.00%) Hyper-V
9 45 (4.82%) XenDesktop
10 38 (4.07%) Samba
11 34 (3.64%) VMware ESXi
12 32 (3.43%) Veritas Cluster Server
12 32 (3.43%) Oracle RAC
13 28 (3.00%) Postfix
14 26 (2.79%) VMware ESX
15 22 (2.36%) Snort
15 22 (2.36%) Squid
16 21 (2.25%) KVM
17 20 (2.14%) Veritas Volume Manager
18 19 (2.04%) vCloud
Systems Management
1 152 (16.29%) Puppet
2 84 (9.00%) Nagios
3 62 (6.65%) Opscode Chef
4 45 (4.82%) SCCM
4 45 (4.82%) ZABBIX
5 42 (4.50%) SCOM
6 40 (4.29%) NetBackup
7 30 (3.22%) WSUS
8 24 (2.57%) Tivoli
9 21 (2.25%) CA Single Sign-On
9 21 (2.25%) Icinga
10 20 (2.14%) Oracle RMAN
11 19 (2.04%) Oracle ZFS
12 18 (1.93%) SELinux
12 18 (1.93%) OpenView
13 17 (1.82%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
14 16 (1.71%) Cacti
14 16 (1.71%) logstash
14 16 (1.71%) Data Guard
15 15 (1.61%) Salt
Vendors
1 310 (33.23%) VMware
2 275 (29.47%) Microsoft
3 206 (22.08%) Oracle
4 205 (21.97%) Red Hat
5 161 (17.26%) Cisco
6 153 (16.40%) Citrix
7 108 (11.58%) HP
8 84 (9.00%) IBM
9 78 (8.36%) NetApp
10 44 (4.72%) Veritas
10 44 (4.72%) Sun
11 41 (4.39%) EMC
12 35 (3.75%) F5
13 34 (3.64%) CA
14 33 (3.54%) SolarWinds
15 31 (3.32%) Juniper
16 26 (2.79%) Splunk
16 26 (2.79%) ServiceNow
17 25 (2.68%) 3PAR
17 25 (2.68%) Symantec
East Sussex
ARC IT Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £25000 - £45000 Per Annum
Posted: 18 hours ago
Bristol, Avon
Sanderson
Salary: £30000 - £45000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 22 hours ago
London
Digitech Resourcing Ltd
Salary: From £50,000 to £75,000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Clydebank, Dunbartonshire
Head Resourcing Ltd
Posted: Yesterday
Central London / West End
University College London
Salary: From £33,353 to £40,313 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Redhill, Surrey
The Bridge Ltd
Salary: From £50,000 to £60,000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Cheltenham, Gloucestershire
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: Circa £45,000- £60,000 plus an outstanding package
Posted: Yesterday
Sheffield, South Yorkshire
Hotfoot Recruitment
Salary: Up to £40,000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
Araya Partners Ltd
Salary: From £28,000 to £45,000 per annum Salary is approx 28-45k base + bonus
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
Austin Fraser
Salary: £40000.00 - £60000.00 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Hemel Hempstead, Hertfordshire
Understanding Recruitment
Salary: £50000.00 - £60000.00 per annum + benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Glasgow, Lanarkshire
Harvey Nash plc
Salary: £50000 - £54000 per annum + Benefits, Annual Bonus
Posted: 3 days ago
Edinburgh, Midlothian
Experis Ltd
Salary: £30000.00 - £40000.00 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Reading, Berkshire
Global Technology Solutions Ltd
Salary: £42500 - £47000 per annum + ben
Posted: 4 days ago
Hampshire
Informatiq Consulting
Salary: £26000 - £28000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
London
Austin Fraser
Salary: £45000.00 - £60000.00 per annum + Pension, Healthcare Etc
Posted: 5 days ago
Bristol
CPS Group
Salary: £45k - 65k per year + Excellent Benefits & Bonus
Posted: 8 days ago
City of London
Huxley Banking & Financial Services
Salary: £60000 - £70000 per annum + Bonus and Benefits
Posted: 8 days ago
Edinburgh
Ampersand Consulting
Posted: 9 days ago
Kingston Upon Thames, Surrey
Kingston University
Salary: £36,485 - 39,646 per year + Benefits
Posted: 18 days ago