The table below looks at the statistics for LDAP skills in IT jobs advertised for the West Midlands region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited LDAP over the 3 months to 26 May 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
26 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Lightweight Directory Access Protocol (LDAP)
Rank 208 204 194
Rank change year-on-year
-4 -10
Permanent jobs citing LDAP 9 11 17
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 0.17% 0.21% 0.34%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 1.19% 1.37% 1.90%
Number of salaries quoted 9 11 17
Average salary £42,500 £30,000 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+41.66% -33.33%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £22,500 £37,500
10% offered a salary of more than £46,000 £30,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £43,750 £45,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year
-2.77% -
LDAP
England

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Communications & Networking category in permanent jobs advertised in the West Midlands region.

Communications & Networking Category
West Midlands
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
757 804 896
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 14.31% 15.52% 17.89%
Number of salaries quoted 648 700 733
Average salary £35,000 £35,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- -6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £23,000 £25,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,500 £55,000 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -

LDAP
Jobs Demand Trend in the West Midlands

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing LDAP across the West Midlands region as a proportion of the total demand within the Communications & Networking category.

LDAP Jobs Demand Trend in the West Midlands

LDAP
Salary Trend in the West Midlands

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing LDAP across the West Midlands region.

LDAP Salary Trend in the West Midlands

LDAP
Salary Histogram in the West Midlands

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing LDAP across the West Midlands region over the 3 months to 26 May 2015.

LDAP Salary Histogram in the West Midlands

LDAP
Job Locations in the West Midlands

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing LDAP within the West Midlands region over the 3 months to 26 May 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
Warwickshire - 5 £45,000 -
Birmingham -11 3 £32,500 +8.33%
Shropshire - 1 £35,000 -
LDAP
England

LDAP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the West Midlands

For the 6 months to 26 May 2015, IT jobs across the West Midlands region 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 11 (73.33%) Oracle
1 11 (73.33%) HTTP
2 10 (66.67%) Tomcat
2 10 (66.67%) Linux
3 9 (60.00%) JBoss
3 9 (60.00%) Apache
3 9 (60.00%) Java
3 9 (60.00%) PHP
3 9 (60.00%) MySQL
3 9 (60.00%) PostgreSQL
3 9 (60.00%) GlassFish
3 9 (60.00%) Bash Shell
4 8 (53.33%) REST
4 8 (53.33%) Billing
5 4 (26.67%) DNS
6 3 (20.00%) Active Directory
6 3 (20.00%) SQL
6 3 (20.00%) TCP/IP
6 3 (20.00%) Relational Database
7 2 (13.33%) DevOps
7 2 (13.33%) Azure Active Directory
7 2 (13.33%) Microsoft Azure
7 2 (13.33%) Performance Testing
7 2 (13.33%) VPN
7 2 (13.33%) Cisco
7 2 (13.33%) Microsoft
7 2 (13.33%) CRM
7 2 (13.33%) Data Warehouse
7 2 (13.33%) LAN
7 2 (13.33%) VoIP

LDAP
Top Related IT Skills in the West Midlands by Category

For the 6 months to 26 May 2015, IT jobs across the West Midlands region 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 10 (66.67%) Tomcat
2 9 (60.00%) GlassFish
2 9 (60.00%) JBoss
2 9 (60.00%) Apache
3 2 (13.33%) CMS
4 1 (6.67%) Oracle Service Bus
4 1 (6.67%) WebLogic
4 1 (6.67%) IIS
Cloud Services
1 2 (13.33%) Microsoft Azure
1 2 (13.33%) Azure Active Directory
2 1 (6.67%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 11 (73.33%) HTTP
2 4 (26.67%) DNS
3 3 (20.00%) TCP/IP
4 2 (13.33%) VPN
4 2 (13.33%) LAN
4 2 (13.33%) VoIP
4 2 (13.33%) WAN
4 2 (13.33%) Firewall
5 1 (6.67%) iSCSI
5 1 (6.67%) Cisco ASA
5 1 (6.67%) NAS
5 1 (6.67%) Fibre Channel
5 1 (6.67%) NetScaler
5 1 (6.67%) DHCP
5 1 (6.67%) HTTPS
5 1 (6.67%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (60.00%) MySQL
1 9 (60.00%) PostgreSQL
2 3 (20.00%) Relational Database
3 2 (13.33%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 2 (13.33%) SQL Server
3 2 (13.33%) Data Warehouse
4 1 (6.67%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 2 (13.33%) JIRA
General
1 8 (53.33%) Billing
2 1 (6.67%) Finance
Job Titles
1 6 (40.00%) Administrator
1 6 (40.00%) Linux Administrator
2 5 (33.33%) Linux Systems Administrator
2 5 (33.33%) Systems Administrator
3 3 (20.00%) Support Engineer
3 3 (20.00%) Operations Engineer
3 3 (20.00%) Operations Support Engineer
4 2 (13.33%) Systems Architect
4 2 (13.33%) Architect
4 2 (13.33%) Network Engineer
5 1 (6.67%) Storage Specialist
5 1 (6.67%) Infrastructure Engineer
5 1 (6.67%) Linux Support Engineer
5 1 (6.67%) Linux Engineer
5 1 (6.67%) Linux Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (53.33%) REST
2 2 (13.33%) .NET
2 2 (13.33%) SOAP
2 2 (13.33%) Web Services
2 2 (13.33%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 1 (6.67%) Management Information System
1 1 (6.67%) Replication
1 1 (6.67%) Computer Science
1 1 (6.67%) Public Cloud
Operating Systems
1 10 (66.67%) Linux
2 1 (6.67%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
2 1 (6.67%) UNIX
2 1 (6.67%) Windows
2 1 (6.67%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (13.33%) CRM
1 2 (13.33%) Performance Testing
1 2 (13.33%) DevOps
2 1 (6.67%) Data Protection
2 1 (6.67%) Change Control
2 1 (6.67%) Capacity Management
2 1 (6.67%) DNA
2 1 (6.67%) Change Management
2 1 (6.67%) Operations Management
Programming Languages
1 9 (60.00%) PHP
1 9 (60.00%) Java
1 9 (60.00%) Bash Shell
2 3 (20.00%) SQL
3 2 (13.33%) T-SQL
4 1 (6.67%) Python
4 1 (6.67%) Perl
Qualifications
1 2 (13.33%) CCNA
1 2 (13.33%) Cisco Certification
1 2 (13.33%) Microsoft Certification
2 1 (6.67%) SC Cleared
2 1 (6.67%) Security Cleared
2 1 (6.67%) CCNP
System Software
1 3 (20.00%) Active Directory
2 1 (6.67%) Xen
2 1 (6.67%) XenApp
2 1 (6.67%) XenDesktop
2 1 (6.67%) NFS
Systems Management
1 1 (6.67%) Oracle RMAN
1 1 (6.67%) SCCM
1 1 (6.67%) SCOM
Vendors
1 11 (73.33%) Oracle
2 2 (13.33%) Cisco
2 2 (13.33%) Microsoft
2 2 (13.33%) Salesforce.com
3 1 (6.67%) Sun
3 1 (6.67%) EMC
3 1 (6.67%) Citrix
3 1 (6.67%) NetApp
3 1 (6.67%) Red Hat