The first table below looks at the demand 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 28 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Communications & Networking category for the West Midlands region.

Location
3 months to
28 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Lightweight Directory Access Protocol (LDAP)
Rank 191 190 194
Rank change year-on-year
-1 +4
Permanent jobs citing LDAP 30 20 5
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 0.56% 0.36% 0.10%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 3.44% 2.20% 0.55%
Number of salaries quoted 24 18 1
Average salary £50,000 £50,000 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +53.84%
UK excluding London average salary £46,500 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+3.33% +5.88%
Communications & Networking Category
West Midlands
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
873 910 907
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 16.20% 16.42% 18.54%
Number of salaries quoted 719 769 739
Average salary £37,500 £37,500 £37,500
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £25,500 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £55,000 £57,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
LDAP
England

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 28 July 2014.

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 28 July 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
Birmingham +23 27 £52,500 +61.53%
Staffordshire - 3 £22,500 -
LDAP
England

LDAP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the West Midlands

For the 6 months to 28 July 2014, 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 34 (79.07%) Linux
2 30 (69.77%) Windows
3 23 (53.49%) Java
4 22 (51.16%) Apache
5 21 (48.84%) Tomcat
5 21 (48.84%) WebLogic
6 19 (44.19%) Perl
6 19 (44.19%) Shell Script
7 17 (39.53%) AIX
7 17 (39.53%) Solaris
8 16 (37.21%) User Acceptance Testing
9 15 (34.88%) Korn
9 15 (34.88%) CA
10 14 (32.56%) DNS
10 14 (32.56%) CA SiteMinder
10 14 (32.56%) Windows 2000
10 14 (32.56%) HTML
10 14 (32.56%) Web Development
11 13 (30.23%) ITIL
11 13 (30.23%) Sun
11 13 (30.23%) Change Management
12 12 (27.91%) SUSE
12 12 (27.91%) Incident Management
13 11 (25.58%) SSL
14 9 (20.93%) Active Directory
14 9 (20.93%) WebSphere
15 8 (18.60%) PowerShell
15 8 (18.60%) VMware
15 8 (18.60%) TCP/IP
15 8 (18.60%) SQL Server

LDAP
Top Related IT Skills in the West Midlands by Category

For the 6 months to 28 July 2014, 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 22 (51.16%) Apache
2 21 (48.84%) Tomcat
2 21 (48.84%) WebLogic
3 9 (20.93%) WebSphere
4 6 (13.95%) IIS
5 5 (11.63%) OpenStack
5 5 (11.63%) nginx
5 5 (11.63%) MTS
Communications & Networking
1 14 (32.56%) DNS
2 11 (25.58%) SSL
3 8 (18.60%) TCP/IP
4 6 (13.95%) Firewall
4 6 (13.95%) DHCP
4 6 (13.95%) HTTP
5 5 (11.63%) SNMP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (18.60%) SQL Server
2 7 (16.28%) MySQL
3 6 (13.95%) PostgreSQL
3 6 (13.95%) Apache Cassandra
3 6 (13.95%) NoSQL
3 6 (13.95%) SQL Server 2005
3 6 (13.95%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 2 (4.65%) DB2
Development Applications
1 6 (13.95%) Talend Open Studio
1 6 (13.95%) Jenkins
1 6 (13.95%) JIRA
General
1 7 (16.28%) Finance
Job Titles
1 8 (18.60%) Technical Specialist
2 6 (13.95%) Technical Support
2 6 (13.95%) Infrastructure Engineer
3 5 (11.63%) Web Engineer
3 5 (11.63%) Administrator
3 5 (11.63%) Linux Administrator
4 4 (9.30%) Developer
4 4 (9.30%) DevOps Engineer
5 3 (6.98%) Middleware Engineer
6 1 (2.33%) Technical Leader
6 1 (2.33%) IT Security Specialist
6 1 (2.33%) Integration Specialist
6 1 (2.33%) Server Engineer
6 1 (2.33%) Security Specialist
6 1 (2.33%) Applications Specialist
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 14 (32.56%) HTML
2 5 (11.63%) Memcached
3 3 (6.98%) Middleware
4 2 (4.65%) CSS
4 2 (4.65%) Web Services
4 2 (4.65%) XSL
4 2 (4.65%) XSLT
4 2 (4.65%) Ajax
5 1 (2.33%) J2EE
5 1 (2.33%) JDBC
5 1 (2.33%) JSP
5 1 (2.33%) Servlets
Miscellaneous
1 6 (13.95%) Replication
1 6 (13.95%) Open Source
2 2 (4.65%) Clustering
3 1 (2.33%) CMDB
Operating Systems
1 34 (79.07%) Linux
2 30 (69.77%) Windows
3 17 (39.53%) AIX
3 17 (39.53%) Solaris
4 14 (32.56%) Windows 2000
5 12 (27.91%) SUSE
6 6 (13.95%) Debian
6 6 (13.95%) Ubuntu
7 4 (9.30%) UNIX
8 1 (2.33%) Windows Server 2008
8 1 (2.33%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 16 (37.21%) User Acceptance Testing
2 14 (32.56%) Web Development
3 13 (30.23%) ITIL
3 13 (30.23%) Change Management
4 12 (27.91%) Incident Management
5 6 (13.95%) Agile Software Development
5 6 (13.95%) Scrum
5 6 (13.95%) Waterfall
5 6 (13.95%) Software Deployment
5 6 (13.95%) Continuous Integration
5 6 (13.95%) DevOps
6 4 (9.30%) Disaster Recovery
7 2 (4.65%) Migration
7 2 (4.65%) Problem Management
8 1 (2.33%) Continuous Improvement
8 1 (2.33%) Configuration Management
Programming Languages
1 23 (53.49%) Java
2 19 (44.19%) Perl
2 19 (44.19%) Shell Script
3 15 (34.88%) Korn
4 8 (18.60%) PowerShell
5 7 (16.28%) PHP
6 6 (13.95%) Bash Shell
7 2 (4.65%) Objective-C
7 2 (4.65%) SQL
7 2 (4.65%) VBScript
7 2 (4.65%) JavaScript
7 2 (4.65%) C#
7 2 (4.65%) C++
7 2 (4.65%) Python
Qualifications
1 6 (13.95%) Degree
1 6 (13.95%) SC Cleared
1 6 (13.95%) Security Cleared
2 1 (2.33%) OCA
2 1 (2.33%) Oracle Certification
System Software
1 9 (20.93%) Active Directory
2 2 (4.65%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 14 (32.56%) CA SiteMinder
2 6 (13.95%) Puppet
2 6 (13.95%) WSUS
2 6 (13.95%) Vagrant
2 6 (13.95%) Opscode Chef
3 1 (2.33%) SCOM
Vendors
1 15 (34.88%) CA
2 13 (30.23%) Sun
3 8 (18.60%) VMware
4 7 (16.28%) JBoss
5 6 (13.95%) Talend
6 5 (11.63%) Apple
7 4 (9.30%) Microsoft
8 3 (6.98%) Oracle
9 2 (4.65%) EMC
10 1 (2.33%) IBM