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 1 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
1 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Lightweight Directory Access Protocol (LDAP)
Rank 422 445 424
Rank change year-on-year
+23 -21
Permanent jobs citing LDAP 641 533 586
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.55% 0.49% 0.50%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 3.09% 2.81% 2.71%
Number of salaries quoted 451 423 399
Average salary £50,000 £47,500 £46,250
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.26% +2.70%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £33,000 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £65,000 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £47,500 £43,000 £44,000
% change year-on-year
+10.46% -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
20774 18949 21640
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 17.90% 17.59% 18.48%
Number of salaries quoted 16468 15309 17691
Average salary £44,500 £44,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+1.13% +3.52%
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 1 September 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 1 September 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 +20 615 £50,000 +5.26% 53
London +20 301 £50,000 -2.43% 34
South East +42 152 £47,500 +5.55% 9
City of London +7 69 £50,000 -16.66% 12
Hampshire +22 47 £47,500 -13.63% 1
Berkshire +3 44 £50,000 +16.27% 3
Yorkshire -27 41 £45,000 +12.50% 3
West Midlands +26 40 £52,500 +5.00%
West Yorkshire -16 36 £45,000 +12.50% 2
Birmingham +35 34 £60,000 +84.61%
Leeds -10 32 £45,000 +12.50% 1
Reading +12 30 £61,500 +51.85%
Surrey +2 27 £44,000 -12.00% 4
East of England -43 27 £45,000 +12.50% 2
East Midlands -15 24 £50,000 -
East Sussex - 18 £40,000 -
Brighton - 18 £40,000 -
North West -5 16 £42,500 +38.21% 4
Scotland -13 15 £39,500 -3.64%
South West -31 14 £26,500 -44.79% 1
Leicester +12 12 £50,000 -
Leicestershire +7 12 £50,000 -
Hertfordshire -8 11 £49,000 +30.66% 1
Southampton - 11 £37,500 -
Basingstoke - 11 £37,500 - 1
Nottinghamshire 0 10 £45,000 +20.00%
Nottingham -3 10 £45,000 +20.00%
Edinburgh 0 9 £35,000 -5.40%
Cambridge -3 9 £45,000 -30.76%
Cambridgeshire -12 9 £45,000 -30.76%

LDAP
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 1 September 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.

1 639 (52.29%) Linux
2 576 (47.14%) Windows
3 504 (41.24%) DNS
4 420 (34.37%) TCP/IP
5 362 (29.62%) Active Directory
6 328 (26.84%) Firewall
7 324 (26.51%) Java
8 299 (24.47%) Finance
9 287 (23.49%) Perl
10 282 (23.08%) VMware
11 277 (22.67%) Red Hat
12 268 (21.93%) Apache
13 266 (21.77%) UNIX
14 263 (21.52%) Oracle
15 259 (21.19%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
16 255 (20.87%) MySQL
17 254 (20.79%) HTTP
18 248 (20.29%) SQL
19 238 (19.48%) SSL
20 232 (18.99%) Microsoft
21 226 (18.49%) Tomcat
22 223 (18.25%) Puppet
23 217 (17.76%) SQL Server
24 216 (17.68%) Solaris
25 213 (17.43%) SMTP
26 204 (16.69%) VMware Infrastructure
27 203 (16.61%) ITIL
28 199 (16.28%) Python
28 199 (16.28%) Bash Shell
29 191 (15.63%) NFS

LDAP
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 1 September 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
1 268 (21.93%) Apache
2 226 (18.49%) Tomcat
3 129 (10.56%) IIS
4 98 (8.02%) WebSphere
5 91 (7.45%) WebLogic
6 65 (5.32%) MS Exchange
7 61 (4.99%) SharePoint
8 32 (2.62%) Exchange Server 2010
9 20 (1.64%) Exchange Server 2007
10 17 (1.39%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
11 15 (1.23%) nginx
11 15 (1.23%) Moodle
11 15 (1.23%) CloudStack
12 14 (1.15%) Confluence
12 14 (1.15%) Lync
12 14 (1.15%) Oracle Coherence
13 13 (1.06%) GroupWise
14 12 (0.98%) Lotus Domino
14 12 (0.98%) Node.js
15 10 (0.82%) Elasticsearch
Applications
1 87 (7.12%) MS Excel
2 28 (2.29%) MS Office
3 11 (0.90%) MS PowerPoint
4 7 (0.57%) MS Visio
5 3 (0.25%) Photoshop
6 2 (0.16%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 7 (0.57%) SunGard APT
1 7 (0.57%) FastVal
2 6 (0.49%) 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
Cloud Services
1 67 (5.48%) SaaS
2 31 (2.54%) Amazon AWS
3 22 (1.80%) Cloud Computing
4 21 (1.72%) Office 365
5 20 (1.64%) Basecamp
6 17 (1.39%) PaaS
7 16 (1.31%) Joyent
8 13 (1.06%) IaaS
9 12 (0.98%) Microsoft Azure
10 7 (0.57%) 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%) Google App Engine
13 2 (0.16%) Google Compute Engine
14 1 (0.082%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 504 (41.24%) DNS
2 420 (34.37%) TCP/IP
3 328 (26.84%) Firewall
4 254 (20.79%) HTTP
5 238 (19.48%) SSL
6 213 (17.43%) SMTP
7 190 (15.55%) DHCP
8 189 (15.47%) SAN
9 158 (12.93%) VPN
10 143 (11.70%) WAN
11 142 (11.62%) LAN
12 135 (11.05%) Internet
13 119 (9.74%) Kerberos
14 95 (7.77%) SSH
14 95 (7.77%) NAS
15 93 (7.61%) FTP
16 86 (7.04%) VLAN
17 81 (6.63%) SNMP
18 68 (5.56%) BGP
19 62 (5.07%) VoIP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 255 (20.87%) MySQL
2 217 (17.76%) SQL Server
3 80 (6.55%) PostgreSQL
4 68 (5.56%) Relational Database
5 33 (2.70%) Oracle Database
5 33 (2.70%) SQL Server 2005
6 30 (2.45%) MongoDB
7 29 (2.37%) NoSQL
8 26 (2.13%) RDBMS
9 24 (1.96%) Hadoop
10 22 (1.80%) DB2
11 20 (1.64%) SQL Server Analysis Services
11 20 (1.64%) SQL Server Integration Services
12 19 (1.55%) Oracle Database 11g
13 18 (1.47%) SQL Server 2008
14 16 (1.31%) SQL Server 2000
15 13 (1.06%) Big Data
16 11 (0.90%) Apache Cassandra
17 10 (0.82%) Oracle Reports
18 9 (0.74%) Oracle Database 10g
Development Applications
1 88 (7.20%) JIRA
2 78 (6.38%) Git (software)
3 71 (5.81%) Jenkins
4 65 (5.32%) Subversion
5 35 (2.86%) Maven
6 20 (1.64%) Eclipse
7 18 (1.47%) JUnit
8 17 (1.39%) Atlassian Bamboo
9 16 (1.31%) TeamCity
9 16 (1.31%) Hudson
10 14 (1.15%) YourKit
10 14 (1.15%) JProfiler
11 11 (0.90%) Ant
12 9 (0.74%) Visual Studio
13 7 (0.57%) Selenium
13 7 (0.57%) Team Foundation Server
13 7 (0.57%) Mercurial
14 6 (0.49%) Talend Open Studio
14 6 (0.49%) NetBeans
15 5 (0.41%) JMeter
General
1 299 (24.47%) Finance
2 90 (7.36%) Banking
3 74 (6.06%) Telecoms
4 47 (3.85%) Law
5 45 (3.68%) Marketing
6 25 (2.05%) Retail
7 24 (1.96%) Advertising
8 22 (1.80%) German Language
9 19 (1.55%) Games
10 15 (1.23%) French Language
10 15 (1.23%) Investment Banking
11 13 (1.06%) Pharmaceutical
12 11 (0.90%) Legal
13 8 (0.65%) Front Office
13 8 (0.65%) Multimedia
14 6 (0.49%) Financial Institution
14 6 (0.49%) Manufacturing
15 5 (0.41%) Italian Language
15 5 (0.41%) Spanish Language
16 4 (0.33%) Retail Banking
Job Titles
1 197 (16.12%) Administrator
2 181 (14.81%) Developer
3 154 (12.60%) Systems Administrator
4 149 (12.19%) Analyst
5 125 (10.23%) Linux Administrator
6 103 (8.43%) Linux Systems Administrator
7 76 (6.22%) Systems Engineer
8 63 (5.16%) Network Engineer
9 59 (4.83%) Consultant
10 51 (4.17%) Technical Support
11 50 (4.09%) Support Engineer
12 49 (4.01%) Linux Engineer
13 48 (3.93%) Architect
14 46 (3.76%) Support Analyst
15 45 (3.68%) ServiceNow Developer
16 39 (3.19%) Applications Support
17 35 (2.86%) DevOps Engineer
18 32 (2.62%) Infrastructure Analyst
18 32 (2.62%) Software Developer
19 31 (2.54%) Java Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 172 (14.08%) XML
2 158 (12.93%) .NET
3 156 (12.77%) HTML
4 123 (10.07%) Web Services
5 113 (9.25%) CSS
6 85 (6.96%) SOAP
7 63 (5.16%) Ajax
8 59 (4.83%) J2EE
9 58 (4.75%) LAMP
10 53 (4.34%) ASP.NET
11 42 (3.44%) Servlets
12 41 (3.36%) JSON
13 40 (3.27%) HTML5
14 38 (3.11%) Middleware
15 30 (2.45%) SAML
16 26 (2.13%) Spring
16 26 (2.13%) jQuery
17 23 (1.88%) RESTful
17 23 (1.88%) MAPI
17 23 (1.88%) XSD
Miscellaneous
1 119 (9.74%) PKI
2 89 (7.28%) Open Source
3 88 (7.20%) Management Information System
4 85 (6.96%) Clustering
5 80 (6.55%) Computer Science
6 62 (5.07%) Replication
7 54 (4.42%) Smartcard
8 51 (4.17%) Blackberry
9 37 (3.03%) SecurID
10 33 (2.70%) Mobile App
11 31 (2.54%) Enterprise Software
12 30 (2.45%) Hedge funds
13 27 (2.21%) Enterprise Storage
13 27 (2.21%) Mathematics
14 25 (2.05%) E-Learning
14 25 (2.05%) iPhone
14 25 (2.05%) LPAR
14 25 (2.05%) DLPAR
15 24 (1.96%) Learning Management System
16 20 (1.64%) VLE
Operating Systems
1 639 (52.29%) Linux
2 576 (47.14%) Windows
3 266 (21.77%) UNIX
4 259 (21.19%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 216 (17.68%) Solaris
6 119 (9.74%) Windows Server 2008
7 103 (8.43%) Ubuntu
8 99 (8.10%) CentOS
9 79 (6.46%) AIX
10 75 (6.14%) Debian
11 58 (4.75%) Android
12 56 (4.58%) Windows Server 2003
13 54 (4.42%) Mac OS X
14 53 (4.34%) Windows 7
15 41 (3.36%) Apple iOS
16 32 (2.62%) Mac OS
17 26 (2.13%) BlackBerry OS
18 25 (2.05%) SUSE
19 24 (1.96%) Mac OS X Server
20 22 (1.80%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 203 (16.61%) ITIL
2 133 (10.88%) Load Balancing
3 126 (10.31%) DevOps
4 92 (7.53%) Performance Tuning
5 82 (6.71%) Configuration Management
6 79 (6.46%) Project Management
7 74 (6.06%) Workflow
8 69 (5.65%) Service Management
8 69 (5.65%) Disaster Recovery
9 68 (5.56%) Agile Software Development
9 68 (5.56%) Kalman Filter
10 66 (5.40%) Web Development
10 66 (5.40%) Change Control
11 60 (4.91%) E-Commerce
12 59 (4.83%) Continuous Integration
13 58 (4.75%) Information Security
14 55 (4.50%) Software Engineering
15 52 (4.26%) Network Design
16 48 (3.93%) Project Planning
17 46 (3.76%) Incident Management
Programming Languages
1 324 (26.51%) Java
2 287 (23.49%) Perl
3 248 (20.29%) SQL
4 199 (16.28%) Python
4 199 (16.28%) Bash Shell
5 146 (11.95%) JavaScript
6 125 (10.23%) Shell Script
7 124 (10.15%) PHP
8 93 (7.61%) C#
9 87 (7.12%) PowerShell
10 73 (5.97%) C++
11 70 (5.73%) Ruby
12 35 (2.86%) VB
13 33 (2.70%) Korn
14 30 (2.45%) VBScript
15 21 (1.72%) C
16 20 (1.64%) VB.NET
16 20 (1.64%) T-SQL
17 16 (1.31%) sed
18 11 (0.90%) AWK
Qualifications
1 150 (12.27%) Degree
2 103 (8.43%) Microsoft Certification
3 89 (7.28%) Security Cleared
4 73 (5.97%) SC Cleared
5 67 (5.48%) MCSE
6 61 (4.99%) Cisco Certification
7 53 (4.34%) CCNA
8 44 (3.60%) RHCE
9 36 (2.95%) CCNP
10 35 (2.86%) MCITP
11 25 (2.05%) DV Cleared
12 21 (1.72%) MCDBA
13 16 (1.31%) LPIC
14 15 (1.23%) CISSP
14 15 (1.23%) PMI Certification
14 15 (1.23%) Linux+ Certification
15 14 (1.15%) ISEB
16 13 (1.06%) GCIA
16 13 (1.06%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
17 10 (0.82%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 63 (5.16%) SLA
2 38 (3.11%) QA
3 37 (3.03%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 9 (0.74%) PCI DSS
5 7 (0.57%) 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
1 362 (29.62%) Active Directory
2 204 (16.69%) VMware Infrastructure
3 191 (15.63%) NFS
4 88 (7.20%) Samba
5 60 (4.91%) Postfix
6 42 (3.44%) Hyper-V
6 42 (3.44%) KVM
7 36 (2.95%) Xen
8 32 (2.62%) Squid
9 28 (2.29%) vSphere
10 27 (2.21%) Snort
11 25 (2.05%) Sendmail
11 25 (2.05%) VMware ESXi
12 20 (1.64%) DFS Replication
12 20 (1.64%) VMware ESX
13 19 (1.55%) Shibboleth
14 17 (1.39%) XenServer
15 16 (1.31%) qmail
15 16 (1.31%) XenApp
16 15 (1.23%) Veritas Cluster Server
Systems Management
1 223 (18.25%) Puppet
2 114 (9.33%) Opscode Chef
3 97 (7.94%) Nagios
4 48 (3.93%) Norton AntiVirus
5 39 (3.19%) Tivoli
6 36 (2.95%) CiscoWorks
7 35 (2.86%) NetBackup
7 35 (2.86%) HP NNM
8 31 (2.54%) OpenView
9 25 (2.05%) McAfee ePO
10 24 (1.96%) Backup Exec
10 24 (1.96%) Vagrant
10 24 (1.96%) CFEngine
11 22 (1.80%) SCCM
12 20 (1.64%) Tivoli Storage Manager
13 17 (1.39%) Control-M
14 15 (1.23%) Data Guard
15 14 (1.15%) Red Hat Satellite
15 14 (1.15%) HP SIM
16 13 (1.06%) WSUS
Vendors
1 282 (23.08%) VMware
2 277 (22.67%) Red Hat
3 263 (21.52%) Oracle
4 232 (18.99%) Microsoft
5 179 (14.65%) Cisco
6 164 (13.42%) HP
7 128 (10.47%) JBoss
8 93 (7.61%) IBM
8 93 (7.61%) Citrix
9 83 (6.79%) Sun
10 67 (5.48%) Juniper
11 62 (5.07%) Symantec
11 62 (5.07%) ServiceNow
12 56 (4.58%) CheckPoint
13 47 (3.85%) NetApp
14 45 (3.68%) EMC
15 44 (3.60%) F5
16 42 (3.44%) Dell
17 38 (3.11%) McAfee
18 37 (3.03%) Veritas
Marlow, Buckinghamshire
Premier Group Recruitment
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: 12 hours ago
London
Oho Group Ltd.
Salary: £45000 to £70000 per annum - Excellent Benefits
Posted: 12 hours ago
Basingstoke, Hampshire
Resource Solutions - Visa
Posted: 13 hours ago
Berkshire
LA International
Posted: 16 hours ago
City, London
Deerfoot IT Resources Ltd
Salary: £55000 - £60000 per annum + Bonus + More
Posted: 18 hours ago
City, London
Asset Resourcing Ltd
Salary: £55000 - £60000 per annum + benefits + 10% bonus
Posted: Yesterday
North West
Dunnhumby
Posted: 2 days ago
Hertfordshire
Roc Search
Salary: £55000 - £70000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
Harrington Starr
Salary: £50000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
London
Fenwick Ryan
Salary: £45000 - £65000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
City, London
Circle Recruitment
Salary: £35000 - £42000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Newbury, Berkshire
EarthStream Global
Salary: From £65,000 to £75,000 per annum + Pension, private healthcare and di
Posted: 3 days ago
London
Venturi
Salary: £3000.00 - £40000.00 per annum + bonus & benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
North West London
Instructure
Salary: From £45,000 to £65,000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Swindon, Wiltshire
Global Technology Solutions Ltd
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + 5K bonus + 6K Car allowance
Posted: 4 days ago
London
Ping IT Recruitment ltd
Salary: Up to £65,000 per annum 15% of salary cash/benefits package in additio
Posted: 4 days ago
London
Nexere Consulting Limited
Posted: 4 days ago
London
Resource On Demand Limited
Posted: 4 days ago
City, London
Harrington Starr
Posted: 5 days ago