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

Location
3 months to
30 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Lightweight Directory Access Protocol (LDAP)
Rank 516 465 425
Rank change year-on-year
-51 -40
Permanent jobs citing LDAP 444 595 580
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.41% 0.51% 0.53%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 2.41% 2.88% 2.91%
Number of salaries quoted 344 448 460
Average salary £47,500 £48,000 £47,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-1.04% +1.05%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,500 £32,425 £33,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £65,050 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £44,500 £46,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year
-4.30% +3.33%

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
18442 20682 19913
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 16.83% 17.66% 18.31%
Number of salaries quoted 15180 16529 16012
Average salary £45,000 £45,000 £43,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +3.44%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,000 £27,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £65,000 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £41,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+2.50% -

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 30 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 30 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 -66 402 £50,000 +4.16% 52
London -26 192 £52,500 +5.00% 18
South East -34 97 £44,750 -5.78% 9
East of England +11 41 £45,000 - 1
City of London -5 41 £45,000 -8.16% 3
Berkshire -7 32 £44,750 -7.73% 5
Surrey +34 31 £62,500 +25.00% 1
Scotland +29 31 £39,000 -11.36%
Yorkshire +11 30 £40,000 -11.11% 4
South West -6 26 £60,000 +46.34% 14
Essex +17 25 - -
Reading -6 22 £44,750 -10.50% 5
Brentwood - 22 - -
East Sussex +12 16 £35,000 -12.50%
Brighton +11 16 £35,000 -12.50%
Edinburgh +12 15 £35,000 -
Bristol -2 15 £60,000 +46.34% 3
West Yorkshire 0 13 £57,500 +27.77% 2
Leeds -1 13 £57,500 +35.29% 2
Hampshire -20 12 £42,500 -10.52% 1
North Yorkshire +5 11 £25,000 -48.05%
Guildford - 11 £65,000 -
Cambridgeshire +12 10 £38,700 -14.00% 1
Cambridge +9 7 £37,400 -16.88% 1
Gloucestershire -10 7 - -
Buckinghamshire - 7 £37,500 -
South Yorkshire +10 6 £40,000 - 2
West Midlands -21 6 £50,000 - 2
Bracknell +19 5 £42,500 +41.66%
Maidenhead +15 5 £45,000 -25.00%

LDAP
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 30 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.

1 521 (57.89%) Linux
2 407 (45.22%) Windows
3 349 (38.78%) DNS
4 330 (36.67%) Active Directory
5 304 (33.78%) VMware
6 281 (31.22%) UNIX
7 253 (28.11%) Microsoft
8 251 (27.89%) VMware Infrastructure
9 247 (27.44%) Java
10 215 (23.89%) TCP/IP
11 205 (22.78%) Firewall
12 201 (22.33%) Apache
13 198 (22.00%) MySQL
14 192 (21.33%) SQL
15 189 (21.00%) ITIL
16 183 (20.33%) Web Services
17 181 (20.11%) Oracle
18 180 (20.00%) Red Hat
19 179 (19.89%) SAN
20 167 (18.56%) Cisco
21 165 (18.33%) DHCP
22 155 (17.22%) Perl
22 155 (17.22%) Citrix
23 152 (16.89%) Tomcat
24 150 (16.67%) Finance
25 147 (16.33%) Puppet
26 146 (16.22%) Analytical Skills
27 142 (15.78%) Amazon AWS
28 140 (15.56%) HTTP
29 139 (15.44%) VPN

LDAP
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 30 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
1 201 (22.33%) Apache
2 152 (16.89%) Tomcat
3 83 (9.22%) SharePoint
4 78 (8.67%) JBoss
5 75 (8.33%) MS Exchange
6 74 (8.22%) nginx
7 61 (6.78%) Confluence
8 59 (6.56%) WebLogic
9 53 (5.89%) IIS
9 53 (5.89%) WebSphere
10 41 (4.56%) OpenStack
11 38 (4.22%) Exchange Server 2010
12 35 (3.89%) Moodle
13 27 (3.00%) Apache Solr
14 25 (2.78%) Exchange Server 2013
15 24 (2.67%) MediaWiki
16 23 (2.56%) Exchange Server 2007
17 18 (2.00%) Oracle Application Server
18 15 (1.67%) Lync
19 11 (1.22%) Exchange Server 2003
Applications
1 124 (13.78%) MS Excel
2 65 (7.22%) MS Office
3 11 (1.22%) MS Visio
4 7 (0.78%) Acrobat
5 4 (0.44%) InfoPath
6 3 (0.33%) AutoCAD
7 2 (0.22%) MS PowerPoint
8 1 (0.11%) FrameMaker
8 1 (0.11%) CorelDRAW
8 1 (0.11%) Adobe Illustrator
Business Applications
1 10 (1.11%) Oracle BPM
2 9 (1.00%) Remedy ITSM
3 7 (0.78%) Hyperion Planning
3 7 (0.78%) HFM
3 7 (0.78%) SAP Oil and Gas
4 5 (0.56%) Tridion
5 4 (0.44%) Oracle EBS R12
6 3 (0.33%) SAP HR
6 3 (0.33%) Oracle EBS
7 1 (0.11%) SAP BPC
7 1 (0.11%) Dynamics CRM
7 1 (0.11%) SAP ERP
Cloud Services
1 142 (15.78%) Amazon AWS
2 74 (8.22%) Amazon EC2
3 51 (5.67%) Office 365
4 48 (5.33%) Cloud Computing
5 42 (4.67%) Amazon S3
6 29 (3.22%) SaaS
7 20 (2.22%) IaaS
8 19 (2.11%) Microsoft Azure
9 16 (1.78%) GitHub
10 14 (1.56%) Route 53
10 14 (1.56%) PaaS
11 11 (1.22%) Virtual Private Cloud
12 8 (0.89%) Amazon Glacier
13 6 (0.67%) Amazon ELB
14 3 (0.33%) Yammer
15 2 (0.22%) Google Apps
16 1 (0.11%) CloudFront
16 1 (0.11%) Google Compute Engine
16 1 (0.11%) Google Cloud Platform
16 1 (0.11%) Joyent
Communications & Networking
1 349 (38.78%) DNS
2 215 (23.89%) TCP/IP
3 205 (22.78%) Firewall
4 179 (19.89%) SAN
5 165 (18.33%) DHCP
6 140 (15.56%) HTTP
7 139 (15.44%) VPN
8 134 (14.89%) WAN
9 133 (14.78%) LAN
10 100 (11.11%) SMTP
11 88 (9.78%) SSL
12 74 (8.22%) NAS
13 73 (8.11%) Internet
14 64 (7.11%) IPsec
15 62 (6.89%) Network Security
16 60 (6.67%) VLAN
17 50 (5.56%) SSH
18 48 (5.33%) BGP
19 47 (5.22%) OSPF
20 44 (4.89%) FTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 198 (22.00%) MySQL
2 133 (14.78%) SQL Server
3 73 (8.11%) Oracle Database
4 68 (7.56%) PostgreSQL
5 56 (6.22%) Relational Database
6 40 (4.44%) MongoDB
7 23 (2.56%) Data Warehouse
8 16 (1.78%) DB2
9 14 (1.56%) Amazon RDS
10 11 (1.22%) Oracle Reports
10 11 (1.22%) Oracle Database 11g
11 10 (1.11%) OLAP
12 9 (1.00%) Data Mining
12 9 (1.00%) OLTP
12 9 (1.00%) TKPROF
13 7 (0.78%) Essbase
13 7 (0.78%) SQL Server Reporting Services
13 7 (0.78%) Oracle Database 10g
13 7 (0.78%) NoSQL
13 7 (0.78%) Oracle Database 12c
Development Applications
1 134 (14.89%) Git (software)
2 122 (13.56%) Subversion
3 75 (8.33%) JIRA
4 48 (5.33%) Jenkins
5 40 (4.44%) Atlassian Bamboo
6 33 (3.67%) Hudson
7 29 (3.22%) Maven
8 14 (1.56%) ProC
9 10 (1.11%) Eclipse
10 9 (1.00%) JUnit
10 9 (1.00%) Mercurial
11 8 (0.89%) Ant
11 8 (0.89%) VSS/SourceSafe
11 8 (0.89%) Selenium
12 7 (0.78%) TeamCity
12 7 (0.78%) Emacs
12 7 (0.78%) Liquibase
12 7 (0.78%) Flyway
12 7 (0.78%) Cucumber
13 4 (0.44%) Grunt
General
1 150 (16.67%) Finance
2 47 (5.22%) Banking
3 45 (5.00%) Advertising
3 45 (5.00%) Telecoms
4 21 (2.33%) Financial Institution
5 20 (2.22%) Marketing
6 19 (2.11%) Retail
7 15 (1.67%) Games
7 15 (1.67%) Electronics
7 15 (1.67%) Law
8 12 (1.33%) Retail Banking
9 11 (1.22%) Legal
10 10 (1.11%) Manufacturing
11 8 (0.89%) Billing
11 8 (0.89%) German Language
12 6 (0.67%) French Language
13 5 (0.56%) Spanish Language
14 3 (0.33%) Investment Banking
15 2 (0.22%) Publishing
15 2 (0.22%) Aerospace
Job Titles
1 152 (16.89%) Administrator
2 117 (13.00%) Systems Administrator
3 109 (12.11%) Developer
4 108 (12.00%) Analyst
5 86 (9.56%) Linux Administrator
6 70 (7.78%) DevOps Engineer
7 68 (7.56%) Linux Systems Administrator
8 62 (6.89%) Architect
9 55 (6.11%) Consultant
10 53 (5.89%) Linux Engineer
11 51 (5.67%) Systems Engineer
12 48 (5.33%) Java Developer
13 47 (5.22%) Linux DevOps Engineer
14 35 (3.89%) Infrastructure Analyst
15 34 (3.78%) Support Engineer
16 33 (3.67%) Support Analyst
17 30 (3.33%) Infrastructure Engineer
18 24 (2.67%) Applications Support
19 23 (2.56%) Technical Architect
20 22 (2.44%) Network Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 183 (20.33%) Web Services
2 137 (15.22%) HTML
3 92 (10.22%) CSS
4 85 (9.44%) XML
5 68 (7.56%) .NET
6 49 (5.44%) Spring
7 48 (5.33%) J2EE
8 47 (5.22%) Middleware
9 45 (5.00%) HTML5
10 42 (4.67%) XSLT
11 41 (4.56%) jQuery
12 39 (4.33%) SAML
12 39 (4.33%) SOAP
12 39 (4.33%) AngularJS
13 36 (4.00%) CSS3
14 35 (3.89%) LAMP
15 33 (3.67%) Ajax
16 31 (3.44%) REST
17 29 (3.22%) Twitter Bootstrap
18 28 (3.11%) Hibernate
Miscellaneous
1 146 (16.22%) Analytical Skills
2 85 (9.44%) Data Centre
3 76 (8.44%) Management Information System
3 76 (8.44%) Computer Science
4 57 (6.33%) PKI
5 50 (5.56%) Clustering
6 45 (5.00%) CMDB
7 39 (4.33%) Replication
8 35 (3.89%) E-Learning
9 32 (3.56%) Wiki
10 28 (3.11%) Enterprise Software
11 17 (1.89%) Smartcard
12 16 (1.78%) Learning Management System
13 15 (1.67%) Private Cloud
14 14 (1.56%) Hybrid Cloud
15 13 (1.44%) IVR
16 12 (1.33%) Cryptography
16 12 (1.33%) Client/Server
16 12 (1.33%) FMCG
16 12 (1.33%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 521 (57.89%) Linux
2 407 (45.22%) Windows
3 281 (31.22%) UNIX
4 109 (12.11%) CentOS
5 96 (10.67%) Solaris
6 92 (10.22%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 82 (9.11%) Windows Server 2008
8 79 (8.78%) Ubuntu
9 71 (7.89%) Windows Server 2003
10 61 (6.78%) Debian
11 55 (6.11%) AIX
12 53 (5.89%) Windows Server 2012
13 22 (2.44%) Windows 2000
14 19 (2.11%) Windows 7
15 15 (1.67%) Scientific Linux
16 14 (1.56%) SUSE Linux Enterprise Server
17 13 (1.44%) HPUX
18 12 (1.33%) Android
19 11 (1.22%) Data ONTAP
20 9 (1.00%) SUSE
Processes & Methodologies
1 189 (21.00%) ITIL
2 115 (12.78%) DevOps
3 104 (11.56%) Agile Software Development
4 101 (11.22%) Change Management
5 94 (10.44%) Disaster Recovery
5 94 (10.44%) Configuration Management
6 80 (8.89%) Load Balancing
7 78 (8.67%) Project Management
8 64 (7.11%) Continuous Integration
9 63 (7.00%) Open Source
10 48 (5.33%) Information Security
11 45 (5.00%) SIEM
12 43 (4.78%) Migration
13 41 (4.56%) Capacity Planning
14 40 (4.44%) Incident Management
15 39 (4.33%) Service Management
15 39 (4.33%) Data Modelling
16 37 (4.11%) Time Management
17 33 (3.67%) Security Patching
18 32 (3.56%) E-Commerce
Programming Languages
1 247 (27.44%) Java
2 192 (21.33%) SQL
3 155 (17.22%) Perl
4 138 (15.33%) Bash Shell
5 124 (13.78%) JavaScript
5 124 (13.78%) Python
6 102 (11.33%) PHP
7 78 (8.67%) Shell Script
8 77 (8.56%) PowerShell
9 72 (8.00%) Ruby
10 40 (4.44%) C
11 29 (3.22%) VBScript
12 23 (2.56%) PL/SQL
13 18 (2.00%) C++
14 17 (1.89%) Scala
15 13 (1.44%) C#
16 9 (1.00%) XPath
17 8 (0.89%) Groovy
18 7 (0.78%) Korn
19 6 (0.67%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 120 (13.33%) Degree
2 55 (6.11%) Security Cleared
3 38 (4.22%) ITIL Certification
4 35 (3.89%) Cisco Certification
4 35 (3.89%) Microsoft Certification
5 27 (3.00%) CCNA
6 26 (2.89%) SC Cleared
7 24 (2.67%) DV Cleared
8 20 (2.22%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
9 17 (1.89%) CCNP
9 17 (1.89%) CISSP
10 11 (1.22%) MCSE
11 9 (1.00%) CEH
11 9 (1.00%) CISM
12 8 (0.89%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
13 6 (0.67%) GCIA
13 6 (0.67%) HND
14 5 (0.56%) GIAC
14 5 (0.56%) LPIC
14 5 (0.56%) MCITP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 65 (7.22%) SLA
2 18 (2.00%) PCI DSS
3 16 (1.78%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 14 (1.56%) QA
5 9 (1.00%) Data Quality
6 2 (0.22%) ISO 9001
6 2 (0.22%) JSP 440
System Software
1 330 (36.67%) Active Directory
2 251 (27.89%) VMware Infrastructure
3 66 (7.33%) NFS
4 63 (7.00%) XenServer
5 62 (6.89%) XenApp
6 59 (6.56%) iptables
7 55 (6.11%) vSphere
8 47 (5.22%) Hyper-V
9 40 (4.44%) Samba
9 40 (4.44%) XenDesktop
10 32 (3.56%) VMware ESXi
11 30 (3.33%) Postfix
12 27 (3.00%) Squid
13 24 (2.67%) Snort
13 24 (2.67%) KVM
14 23 (2.56%) Oracle RAC
14 23 (2.56%) VMware ESX
15 20 (2.22%) qmail
16 19 (2.11%) vCloud
17 18 (2.00%) Veritas Cluster Server
Systems Management
1 147 (16.33%) Puppet
2 81 (9.00%) Nagios
3 64 (7.11%) Opscode Chef
4 55 (6.11%) ZABBIX
5 48 (5.33%) SCCM
6 42 (4.67%) SCOM
7 25 (2.78%) Tivoli
8 23 (2.56%) NetBackup
9 21 (2.33%) CA Single Sign-On
10 19 (2.11%) Oracle RMAN
10 19 (2.11%) Ansible
10 19 (2.11%) Salt
11 18 (2.00%) WSUS
11 18 (2.00%) Cacti
12 17 (1.89%) logstash
13 16 (1.78%) OpenView
14 15 (1.67%) Data Guard
14 15 (1.67%) Oracle ZFS
15 14 (1.56%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
16 13 (1.44%) Icinga
Vendors
1 304 (33.78%) VMware
2 253 (28.11%) Microsoft
3 181 (20.11%) Oracle
4 180 (20.00%) Red Hat
5 167 (18.56%) Cisco
6 155 (17.22%) Citrix
7 86 (9.56%) HP
8 74 (8.22%) IBM
9 67 (7.44%) NetApp
10 40 (4.44%) F5
11 37 (4.11%) EMC
12 35 (3.89%) SolarWinds
13 33 (3.67%) Sun
14 31 (3.44%) CA
15 30 (3.33%) Atlassian
16 29 (3.22%) Juniper
17 27 (3.00%) Veritas
17 27 (3.00%) Splunk
18 23 (2.56%) 3PAR
19 21 (2.33%) Avaya
Birmingham, Warwickshire
Nicoll Curtin Technology
Salary: Bonus + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 3 hours ago
City, London
Araya Partners Ltd
Salary: From £28,000 to £45,000 per annum Salary is approx 28-45k base + bonus
Posted: 11 hours ago
Sheffield, South Yorkshire
Hotfoot Recruitment
Salary: Up to £40,000 per annum
Posted: 16 hours ago
London
ReThink Recruitment
Salary: £40000.00 - £45000.00 per annum
Posted: 17 hours ago
Reading, Berkshire
83Zero
Salary: From £35,000 to £45,000 per annum
Posted: 17 hours ago
Leeds, Yorkshire
The Bridge Ltd
Salary: benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Bristol, Somerset
CPS Group (UK) Ltd
Salary: Excellent Benefits & Bonus
Posted: Yesterday
West London
ReThink Recruitment
Salary: £40000.00 - £45000.00 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
South West London
Addition Solutions
Salary: From £30,000 to £38,000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Yeovil, Somerset
Screwfix
Salary: Market related
Posted: Yesterday
Hampshire
McGregor Boyall
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
London
PCR
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum + bens
Posted: 2 days ago
Reading, Berkshire
Global Technology Solutions Ltd
Salary: £42500 - £47000 per annum + ben
Posted: 2 days ago
Central London / West End
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 65,000
Posted: 3 days ago
Reading, Berkshire
83Zero
Salary: From £50,000 to £55,000 per annum + Excellent Benefits (Please see bel
Posted: 3 days ago
Reading, Berkshire
83Zero
Salary: From £39,000 to £45,000 per annum + Excellent Benefits (Please see bel
Posted: 3 days ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Nicoll Curtin
Salary: £45000 - £64000 per annum + Bonus + Excellent benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
City, London
Harrington Starr
Salary: £65000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
West London
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 65,000 + Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Sheffield, South Yorkshire
WANdisco
Salary: From £23,000 to £27,000 per annum dependent on experience
Posted: 6 days ago