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

Location
3 months to
19 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Lightweight Directory Access Protocol (LDAP)
Rank 409 444 457
Rank change year-on-year
+35 +13
Permanent jobs citing LDAP 673 527 525
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.59% 0.49% 0.45%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 3.27% 2.84% 2.39%
Number of salaries quoted 473 410 360
Average salary £50,000 £47,500 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.26% +5.55%
90% offered a salary of more than £36,985 £32,500 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £72,500 £65,000 £65,000
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
20603 18575 21971
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 18.00% 17.41% 18.96%
Number of salaries quoted 16304 15126 17980
Average salary £43,500 £43,500 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +2.35%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,000 £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 19 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 19 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 +36 648 £50,000 +5.26% 48
London +35 324 £52,500 +5.00% 22
South East +37 159 £48,000 +6.66% 7
City of London +4 68 £50,000 -4.76% 6
Yorkshire -3 48 £45,000 +21.62% 7
Berkshire +3 47 £60,000 +41.17% 2
Hampshire +23 46 £60,000 +9.09% 2
West Midlands +21 44 £52,500 +31.25%
West Yorkshire +2 43 £45,000 +9.75% 5
Leeds +4 39 £45,000 - 3
Birmingham +23 37 £60,000 +84.61%
Surrey +11 33 £44,000 -16.19% 3
Reading +11 28 £80,000 +95.12%
East of England -53 22 £45,000 +20.00% 2
East Midlands -8 21 £50,000 - 1
South West -36 18 £33,750 -29.68% 4
Scotland -12 15 £44,500 +8.55% 1
Basingstoke - 13 £37,500 -
North West -15 12 £37,750 +46.60% 5
Brighton - 12 £40,000 -
East Sussex - 12 £40,000 -
Leicester +12 11 £50,000 -
Leicestershire +6 11 £50,000 -
Southampton +9 10 £40,000 - 2
Hertfordshire -8 9 £51,500 +37.33%
Camberley - 9 £44,000 - 1
Nottinghamshire -3 8 £45,000 +20.00% 1
Nottingham -5 8 £45,000 +20.00% 1
Edinburgh -6 8 - - 1
Buckinghamshire +4 7 £47,500 +4.10%

LDAP
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 19 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.

1 658 (52.35%) Linux
2 579 (46.06%) Windows
3 526 (41.85%) DNS
4 439 (34.92%) TCP/IP
5 355 (28.24%) Active Directory
6 337 (26.81%) Firewall
7 315 (25.06%) Java
8 297 (23.63%) Finance
9 295 (23.47%) Perl
10 291 (23.15%) Red Hat
11 288 (22.91%) VMware
12 284 (22.59%) UNIX
13 282 (22.43%) Apache
14 268 (21.32%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
15 266 (21.16%) Oracle
16 264 (21.00%) MySQL
17 237 (18.85%) HTTP
17 237 (18.85%) Microsoft
18 236 (18.77%) SQL
19 235 (18.70%) SSL
20 228 (18.14%) Solaris
20 228 (18.14%) Puppet
21 225 (17.90%) Tomcat
22 214 (17.02%) SMTP
23 211 (16.79%) ITIL
24 210 (16.71%) SQL Server
25 208 (16.55%) VMware Infrastructure
26 203 (16.15%) Bash Shell
27 201 (15.99%) SAN
28 198 (15.75%) NFS

LDAP
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 19 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
1 282 (22.43%) Apache
2 225 (17.90%) Tomcat
3 127 (10.10%) IIS
4 100 (7.96%) WebSphere
5 94 (7.48%) WebLogic
6 70 (5.57%) MS Exchange
7 68 (5.41%) SharePoint
8 31 (2.47%) Exchange Server 2010
9 24 (1.91%) Exchange Server 2007
10 18 (1.43%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
10 18 (1.43%) CloudStack
11 16 (1.27%) nginx
12 15 (1.19%) Moodle
13 14 (1.11%) Oracle Coherence
14 13 (1.03%) GroupWise
14 13 (1.03%) Lotus Domino
14 13 (1.03%) Lync
15 12 (0.95%) Confluence
15 12 (0.95%) Node.js
16 10 (0.80%) Adobe CQ
Applications
1 87 (6.92%) MS Excel
2 34 (2.70%) MS Office
3 11 (0.88%) MS PowerPoint
4 7 (0.56%) MS Visio
5 3 (0.24%) Photoshop
6 2 (0.16%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 4 (0.32%) Oracle EBS
1 4 (0.32%) Compiere
1 4 (0.32%) Dynamics NAV
1 4 (0.32%) AWD
1 4 (0.32%) Oracle EBS R12
2 3 (0.24%) SunGard APT
2 3 (0.24%) FastVal
3 2 (0.16%) Magento
3 2 (0.16%) Remedy ITSM
3 2 (0.16%) SAP Business One
3 2 (0.16%) Oracle CRM
3 2 (0.16%) SAP Oil and Gas
4 1 (0.080%) SAP HCM
Cloud Services
1 71 (5.65%) SaaS
2 30 (2.39%) Amazon AWS
3 22 (1.75%) Cloud Computing
4 21 (1.67%) Office 365
5 20 (1.59%) Basecamp
6 17 (1.35%) PaaS
7 15 (1.19%) Joyent
8 14 (1.11%) IaaS
9 12 (0.95%) Microsoft Azure
10 4 (0.32%) Amazon EC2
10 4 (0.32%) Google Apps
11 2 (0.16%) Google App Engine
11 2 (0.16%) Google Compute Engine
Communications & Networking
1 526 (41.85%) DNS
2 439 (34.92%) TCP/IP
3 337 (26.81%) Firewall
4 237 (18.85%) HTTP
5 235 (18.70%) SSL
6 214 (17.02%) SMTP
7 201 (15.99%) SAN
8 197 (15.67%) DHCP
9 159 (12.65%) VPN
10 144 (11.46%) LAN
11 143 (11.38%) WAN
12 131 (10.42%) Internet
13 112 (8.91%) Kerberos
14 104 (8.27%) NAS
15 102 (8.11%) SSH
16 94 (7.48%) FTP
17 83 (6.60%) SNMP
18 78 (6.21%) VLAN
19 75 (5.97%) BGP
20 65 (5.17%) VoIP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 264 (21.00%) MySQL
2 210 (16.71%) SQL Server
3 86 (6.84%) PostgreSQL
4 63 (5.01%) Relational Database
5 36 (2.86%) Oracle Database
6 34 (2.70%) Hadoop
6 34 (2.70%) MongoDB
7 31 (2.47%) SQL Server 2005
8 25 (1.99%) NoSQL
9 23 (1.83%) RDBMS
10 22 (1.75%) Oracle Database 11g
11 21 (1.67%) DB2
12 18 (1.43%) SQL Server Analysis Services
12 18 (1.43%) SQL Server Integration Services
13 17 (1.35%) Big Data
14 16 (1.27%) SQL Server 2008
15 14 (1.11%) Apache Cassandra
15 14 (1.11%) SQL Server 2000
16 12 (0.95%) Oracle Reports
17 10 (0.80%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 89 (7.08%) JIRA
2 82 (6.52%) Git (software)
3 76 (6.05%) Jenkins
4 56 (4.46%) Subversion
5 33 (2.63%) Maven
6 21 (1.67%) Eclipse
7 19 (1.51%) JUnit
8 18 (1.43%) TeamCity
9 16 (1.27%) Atlassian Bamboo
10 15 (1.19%) Hudson
11 14 (1.11%) JProfiler
11 14 (1.11%) YourKit
12 12 (0.95%) Mercurial
13 10 (0.80%) Visual Studio
14 8 (0.64%) Ant
14 8 (0.64%) NetBeans
15 7 (0.56%) Team Foundation Server
16 6 (0.48%) Talend Open Studio
17 5 (0.40%) Fiddler
17 5 (0.40%) Selenium
General
1 297 (23.63%) Finance
2 103 (8.19%) Banking
3 74 (5.89%) Telecoms
4 45 (3.58%) Marketing
5 41 (3.26%) Law
6 26 (2.07%) Advertising
6 26 (2.07%) Retail
7 20 (1.59%) German Language
8 19 (1.51%) Games
9 16 (1.27%) Investment Banking
10 15 (1.19%) French Language
11 13 (1.03%) Pharmaceutical
12 10 (0.80%) Legal
13 9 (0.72%) Front Office
14 8 (0.64%) Multimedia
15 5 (0.40%) Financial Institution
15 5 (0.40%) Manufacturing
15 5 (0.40%) Italian Language
15 5 (0.40%) Spanish Language
16 4 (0.32%) Retail Banking
Job Titles
1 218 (17.34%) Administrator
2 187 (14.88%) Developer
3 170 (13.52%) Systems Administrator
4 141 (11.22%) Analyst
5 123 (9.79%) Linux Administrator
6 97 (7.72%) Linux Systems Administrator
7 85 (6.76%) Systems Engineer
8 63 (5.01%) Network Engineer
8 63 (5.01%) Consultant
9 58 (4.61%) ServiceNow Developer
10 54 (4.30%) Linux Engineer
11 45 (3.58%) Architect
12 44 (3.50%) Support Engineer
13 43 (3.42%) Technical Support
14 41 (3.26%) Support Analyst
15 39 (3.10%) Applications Support
15 39 (3.10%) DevOps Engineer
16 33 (2.63%) UNIX Engineer
17 32 (2.55%) Java Developer
18 31 (2.47%) Senior Systems Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 163 (12.97%) XML
2 152 (12.09%) HTML
3 142 (11.30%) .NET
4 126 (10.02%) Web Services
5 107 (8.51%) CSS
6 76 (6.05%) SOAP
7 66 (5.25%) LAMP
8 58 (4.61%) Ajax
8 58 (4.61%) J2EE
9 46 (3.66%) ASP.NET
10 41 (3.26%) JSON
11 39 (3.10%) Servlets
11 39 (3.10%) HTML5
12 38 (3.02%) Middleware
13 33 (2.63%) SAML
14 26 (2.07%) Spring
15 24 (1.91%) RESTful
16 23 (1.83%) jQuery
16 23 (1.83%) XSD
17 21 (1.67%) WebSphere MQ
Miscellaneous
1 164 (13.05%) Analytical Skills
2 116 (9.23%) PKI
3 91 (7.24%) Open Source
4 87 (6.92%) Clustering
5 84 (6.68%) Computer Science
6 81 (6.44%) Management Information System
7 62 (4.93%) Replication
8 56 (4.46%) Smartcard
9 50 (3.98%) Blackberry
10 31 (2.47%) SecurID
10 31 (2.47%) LPAR
10 31 (2.47%) DLPAR
10 31 (2.47%) Mobile App
11 30 (2.39%) Enterprise Storage
12 29 (2.31%) Enterprise Software
13 28 (2.23%) Hedge funds
14 26 (2.07%) Mathematics
15 25 (1.99%) E-Learning
16 24 (1.91%) Learning Management System
17 23 (1.83%) iPhone
Operating Systems
1 658 (52.35%) Linux
2 579 (46.06%) Windows
3 284 (22.59%) UNIX
4 268 (21.32%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 228 (18.14%) Solaris
6 113 (8.99%) Windows Server 2008
7 110 (8.75%) CentOS
8 106 (8.43%) Ubuntu
9 83 (6.60%) AIX
10 73 (5.81%) Debian
11 65 (5.17%) Android
12 57 (4.53%) Windows 7
12 57 (4.53%) Mac OS X
13 55 (4.38%) Windows Server 2003
14 42 (3.34%) Apple iOS
15 32 (2.55%) Mac OS
16 31 (2.47%) SUSE
17 27 (2.15%) Windows XP
18 25 (1.99%) BlackBerry OS
18 25 (1.99%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 211 (16.79%) ITIL
2 127 (10.10%) DevOps
3 126 (10.02%) Load Balancing
4 100 (7.96%) Agile Software Development
5 95 (7.56%) Performance Tuning
6 89 (7.08%) Project Management
7 86 (6.84%) Workflow
8 81 (6.44%) Configuration Management
9 80 (6.36%) Disaster Recovery
9 80 (6.36%) E-Commerce
10 69 (5.49%) Service Management
11 65 (5.17%) Information Security
11 65 (5.17%) Continuous Integration
12 63 (5.01%) Web Development
12 63 (5.01%) Kalman Filter
13 62 (4.93%) Change Control
14 55 (4.38%) Software Engineering
15 49 (3.90%) Project Planning
16 45 (3.58%) Network Design
16 45 (3.58%) Migration
Programming Languages
1 315 (25.06%) Java
2 295 (23.47%) Perl
3 236 (18.77%) SQL
4 203 (16.15%) Bash Shell
5 197 (15.67%) Python
6 138 (10.98%) JavaScript
7 135 (10.74%) PHP
8 133 (10.58%) Shell Script
9 91 (7.24%) PowerShell
10 87 (6.92%) C#
11 76 (6.05%) Ruby
12 69 (5.49%) C++
13 36 (2.86%) Korn
14 30 (2.39%) VB
15 27 (2.15%) VBScript
16 20 (1.59%) VB.NET
17 19 (1.51%) C
17 19 (1.51%) T-SQL
18 16 (1.27%) sed
19 10 (0.80%) AWK
Qualifications
1 160 (12.73%) Degree
2 101 (8.04%) Microsoft Certification
3 93 (7.40%) Security Cleared
4 77 (6.13%) SC Cleared
5 71 (5.65%) Cisco Certification
6 65 (5.17%) MCSE
7 63 (5.01%) CCNA
8 45 (3.58%) RHCE
9 43 (3.42%) CCNP
10 35 (2.78%) MCITP
11 24 (1.91%) DV Cleared
12 19 (1.51%) LPIC
12 19 (1.51%) MCDBA
13 18 (1.43%) Linux+ Certification
14 16 (1.27%) CISSP
15 15 (1.19%) PMI Certification
16 14 (1.11%) ISEB
17 13 (1.03%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
18 12 (0.95%) GCIA
19 10 (0.80%) GIAC
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 68 (5.41%) SLA
2 39 (3.10%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 37 (2.94%) QA
4 18 (1.43%) PCI DSS
5 8 (0.64%) COBIT
6 6 (0.48%) Sarbanes-Oxley
7 4 (0.32%) BS7799
8 3 (0.24%) ISO 9001
8 3 (0.24%) COSO
System Software
1 355 (28.24%) Active Directory
2 208 (16.55%) VMware Infrastructure
3 198 (15.75%) NFS
4 92 (7.32%) Samba
5 66 (5.25%) Postfix
6 45 (3.58%) Hyper-V
7 43 (3.42%) Xen
7 43 (3.42%) KVM
8 34 (2.70%) Squid
9 31 (2.47%) VMware ESXi
10 26 (2.07%) Sendmail
11 25 (1.99%) vSphere
11 25 (1.99%) Snort
12 20 (1.59%) XenServer
13 19 (1.51%) Shibboleth
14 18 (1.43%) XenApp
14 18 (1.43%) VMware ESX
15 16 (1.27%) Oracle RAC
16 15 (1.19%) DFS Replication
17 14 (1.11%) Veritas Cluster Server
Systems Management
1 228 (18.14%) Puppet
2 115 (9.15%) Opscode Chef
3 95 (7.56%) Nagios
4 52 (4.14%) Norton AntiVirus
5 45 (3.58%) Tivoli
6 39 (3.10%) NetBackup
7 32 (2.55%) CiscoWorks
8 31 (2.47%) HP NNM
9 29 (2.31%) OpenView
10 27 (2.15%) CFEngine
11 23 (1.83%) McAfee ePO
11 23 (1.83%) Vagrant
11 23 (1.83%) Tivoli Storage Manager
12 22 (1.75%) Backup Exec
13 21 (1.67%) SCCM
14 18 (1.43%) Control-M
15 16 (1.27%) Data Guard
16 14 (1.11%) HP SIM
16 14 (1.11%) Red Hat Satellite
17 13 (1.03%) WSUS
Vendors
1 291 (23.15%) Red Hat
2 288 (22.91%) VMware
3 266 (21.16%) Oracle
4 237 (18.85%) Microsoft
5 184 (14.64%) Cisco
6 158 (12.57%) HP
7 124 (9.86%) JBoss
8 105 (8.35%) Citrix
9 100 (7.96%) IBM
10 87 (6.92%) Sun
11 73 (5.81%) Symantec
12 72 (5.73%) ServiceNow
13 67 (5.33%) Juniper
14 53 (4.22%) EMC
15 52 (4.14%) NetApp
16 45 (3.58%) CheckPoint
16 45 (3.58%) F5
17 44 (3.50%) Dell
18 40 (3.18%) McAfee
19 34 (2.70%) Veritas
Southampton, Hampshire
Fenwick Ryan
Salary: £35000 - £55000 per annum + Excellent Bens
Posted: 11 hours ago
City, London
Circle Recruitment
Salary: £35000 - £42000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Harrogate, North Yorkshire
Senitor Associates
Salary: £40000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Adria Solutions Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + Bonus
Posted: 2 days ago
London
Venturi
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum + Benefits + Bonus
Posted: 2 days ago
London
Proprius Recruitment
Salary: From £50,000 to £60,000 per annum + Bonus + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
Proprius Recruitment
Salary: From £40,000 to £50,000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Nottingham, Nottinghamshire
Atos
Salary: excellent benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
London
Talent Crew
Salary: £35000 - £38000 per annum + Excellent benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Egham, Surrey
Servicenow
Salary: Salary, Bonus, Stock & Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
London
Digitech Resourcing Ltd
Salary: From £50,000 to £70,000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
London
Harvey Nash plc
Salary: £70000 - £80000 per annum + bonus + benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Oscar Associates (UK) Ltd
Salary: £35000 - £38000 per annum + Pension. Health
Posted: 4 days ago
York, North Yorkshire
The Bridge Ltd
Salary: Neg on Experience + Bens
Posted: 4 days ago
Exeter, Devon
Edge Specialist Recruitment
Salary: £42000 - £45000 per annum + Bonus + Bens
Posted: 5 days ago
Dewsbury, West Yorkshire
Oscar Associates (UK) Ltd
Salary: £28000 - £32000 per annum + Pension + Health
Posted: 5 days ago
London
Verticality Ltd
Salary: £35000 to £38000 per annum - to 38k Plus exception benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
City, London
Deerfoot IT Resources Ltd
Salary: £55000 - £60000 per annum + Bonus + More
Posted: 5 days ago
London
Ping IT Recruitment ltd
Salary: Up to £65,000 per annum 15% of salary cash/benefits package in additio
Posted: 6 days ago
Gloucester, Gloucestershire
Symantec
Salary: Unspecified Excellent benefits
Posted: 13 days ago