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 27 March 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
27 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Lightweight Directory Access Protocol (LDAP)
Rank 200 168 193
Rank change year-on-year
-32 +25
Permanent jobs citing LDAP 11 15 8
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 0.22% 0.34% 0.16%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 1.43% 2.19% 0.97%
Number of salaries quoted 10 15 7
Average salary £45,000 £50,000 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-10.00% +11.11%
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £47,500 £42,000
% change year-on-year
-5.26% +13.09%
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
771 685 821
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 15.14% 15.41% 16.87%
Number of salaries quoted 662 563 704
Average salary £36,750 £37,500 £36,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-2.00% +4.16%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £23,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £55,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £41,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.75% -

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
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 27 March 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 - 8 £45,000 -
Birmingham -19 3 £50,000 -
LDAP
England

LDAP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the West Midlands

For the 6 months to 27 March 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 13 (86.67%) Linux
2 11 (73.33%) Tomcat
2 11 (73.33%) Java
3 10 (66.67%) Apache
4 9 (60.00%) Oracle
5 8 (53.33%) MySQL
5 8 (53.33%) PHP
5 8 (53.33%) HTTP
5 8 (53.33%) JBoss
5 8 (53.33%) PostgreSQL
5 8 (53.33%) GlassFish
5 8 (53.33%) Bash Shell
6 7 (46.67%) REST
6 7 (46.67%) Billing
7 5 (33.33%) Solaris
8 4 (26.67%) Shell Script
9 3 (20.00%) Relational Database
9 3 (20.00%) CA Single Sign-On
9 3 (20.00%) CA
9 3 (20.00%) Sun
9 3 (20.00%) UNIX
9 3 (20.00%) WebLogic
10 2 (13.33%) SOAP
10 2 (13.33%) Web Services
10 2 (13.33%) XML
10 2 (13.33%) ITIL
10 2 (13.33%) SQL Server
10 2 (13.33%) SQL
10 2 (13.33%) T-SQL
10 2 (13.33%) .NET

LDAP
Top Related IT Skills in the West Midlands by Category

For the 6 months to 27 March 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 11 (73.33%) Tomcat
2 10 (66.67%) Apache
3 8 (53.33%) GlassFish
3 8 (53.33%) JBoss
4 3 (20.00%) WebLogic
5 2 (13.33%) CMS
6 1 (6.67%) Oracle Service Bus
Cloud Services
1 2 (13.33%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (6.67%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 8 (53.33%) HTTP
2 1 (6.67%) TCP/IP
2 1 (6.67%) DNS
2 1 (6.67%) SAN
2 1 (6.67%) iSCSI
2 1 (6.67%) NAS
2 1 (6.67%) Fibre Channel
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (53.33%) MySQL
1 8 (53.33%) 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 7 (46.67%) Billing
2 2 (13.33%) Finance
Job Titles
1 5 (33.33%) Administrator
1 5 (33.33%) Linux Administrator
2 4 (26.67%) Systems Administrator
2 4 (26.67%) Linux 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%) Architect
4 2 (13.33%) Systems Architect
5 1 (6.67%) Storage Specialist
5 1 (6.67%) Technical Specialist
5 1 (6.67%) Linux Support Engineer
5 1 (6.67%) Linux Engineer
5 1 (6.67%) Linux Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (46.67%) REST
2 2 (13.33%) .NET
2 2 (13.33%) SOAP
2 2 (13.33%) Web Services
2 2 (13.33%) XML
3 1 (6.67%) HTML
Miscellaneous
1 1 (6.67%) Management Information System
1 1 (6.67%) Replication
1 1 (6.67%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 13 (86.67%) Linux
2 5 (33.33%) Solaris
3 3 (20.00%) UNIX
4 1 (6.67%) Windows
4 1 (6.67%) AIX
4 1 (6.67%) Windows 2000
4 1 (6.67%) SUSE
4 1 (6.67%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (13.33%) ITIL
1 2 (13.33%) CRM
1 2 (13.33%) Web Development
1 2 (13.33%) User Acceptance Testing
1 2 (13.33%) Performance Testing
1 2 (13.33%) DevOps
2 1 (6.67%) Data Protection
2 1 (6.67%) Capacity Management
2 1 (6.67%) Change Management
2 1 (6.67%) Disaster Recovery
2 1 (6.67%) Incident Management
Programming Languages
1 11 (73.33%) Java
2 8 (53.33%) PHP
2 8 (53.33%) Bash Shell
3 4 (26.67%) Shell Script
4 2 (13.33%) Perl
4 2 (13.33%) SQL
4 2 (13.33%) T-SQL
5 1 (6.67%) Python
5 1 (6.67%) Korn
Qualifications
1 2 (13.33%) Microsoft Certification
2 1 (6.67%) SC Cleared
2 1 (6.67%) Security Cleared
System Software
1 2 (13.33%) Active Directory
2 1 (6.67%) Xen
2 1 (6.67%) NFS
Systems Management
1 3 (20.00%) CA Single Sign-On
2 1 (6.67%) Oracle RMAN
Vendors
1 9 (60.00%) Oracle
2 3 (20.00%) Sun
2 3 (20.00%) CA
3 2 (13.33%) Salesforce.com
3 2 (13.33%) Microsoft
4 1 (6.67%) EMC
4 1 (6.67%) NetApp
4 1 (6.67%) Red Hat