The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies with a requirement for LDAP skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited LDAP over the 3 months to 28 May 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Lightweight Directory Access Protocol (LDAP)
UK
3 months to
28 May 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 556 499 527
Rank change year-on-year -57 +28  
Permanent jobs citing LDAP 313 474 502
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.37% 0.48% 0.46%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 2.31% 2.79% 2.60%
Number of salaries quoted 215 378 380
Median salary £59,000 £54,000 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +9.25% +13.68%  
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £37,500 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £75,000 £65,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £50,000 £43,750
% change year-on-year -10.00% +14.28%  

LDAP is in the communications and computer networking skills category. The next table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies with a requirement for communications and computer networking skills.

Communications & Computer Network Skills
UK
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for communications and computer networking skills 13562 16990 19331
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in the UK 15.95% 17.04% 17.88%
Number of salaries quoted 11012 14110 15523
Median salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £26,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £67,500 £67,500 £67,500
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £42,500

LDAP
Job Vacancy Trend

The job posting trend of jobs advertised citing LDAP as a proportion of all permanent or contract IT jobs with a match in the Communications & Networking category.

Job vacancy trend for LDAP in the UK

LDAP
Salary Trend

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

Salary trend for LDAP in the UK

LDAP
Salary Histogram

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing LDAP over the 3 months to 28 May 2017.

Salary histogram for LDAP in the UK

LDAP
Top 30 Job Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing LDAP within the UK over the 3 months to 28 May 2017. 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 Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
England -59 300 £59,500 +10.18% 39
London -20 175 £62,500 +4.16% 26
South East +16 55 £51,250 -2.38% 4
Oxfordshire +41 30 £47,500 -20.83% 2
City of London +14 26 £60,000 -7.69% 5
North West -28 19 £37,624 -16.39% 4
West Midlands +39 17 £30,000 -29.66% 1
South West +7 14 £33,250 -33.50%
Manchester -17 14 £37,500 -16.66% 3
Oxford +11 13 £42,500 -29.16% 1
Hammersmith - 13 £60,000 -
Birmingham - 12 - -
Gloucestershire +14 11 £42,500 -
Yorkshire +16 9 £70,000 +133.33% 2
Berkshire -4 9 £55,000 +1.85% 1
East of England -38 9 £46,250 -7.50% 2
Surrey +30 7 £72,500 +61.11% 1
Leeds +28 7 £75,000 +150.00% 1
West Yorkshire +13 7 £75,000 +150.00% 1
Scotland +13 7 £66,000 +10.00% 1
Glasgow +24 6 - -
Buckinghamshire +2 6 £55,000 +23.59%
Cheshire -14 5 £42,500 -5.55% 1
Egham - 5 - -
Stoke-on-Trent - 5 £30,000 -
Cambridge - 5 £55,000 - 1
Staffordshire - 5 £30,000 -
Cambridgeshire - 5 £55,000 - 1
Reading -14 4 £55,000 -4.34% 1
Knutsford -18 4 - -

For the 6 months to 28 May 2017, IT jobs citing LDAP also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads with a requirement for LDAP.

1 363 (53.70%) Linux
2 290 (42.90%) Windows
3 272 (40.24%) Active Directory
4 240 (35.50%) DNS
5 179 (26.48%) Microsoft
5 179 (26.48%) Unix
6 172 (25.44%) Java
7 170 (25.15%) VMware
8 169 (25.00%) Red Hat
9 159 (23.52%) TCP/IP
10 151 (22.34%) DHCP
11 143 (21.15%) Apache
12 142 (21.01%) Windows Server
13 141 (20.86%) HTTP
14 134 (19.82%) Puppet
15 130 (19.23%) Oracle
16 129 (19.08%) Web Services
17 128 (18.93%) Kerberos
17 128 (18.93%) VMware Infrastructure
18 127 (18.79%) DevOps
19 125 (18.49%) Python
20 122 (18.05%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
21 120 (17.75%) SSL
22 117 (17.31%) Tomcat
23 115 (17.01%) Perl
24 112 (16.57%) Agile Software Development
24 112 (16.57%) Amazon AWS
25 110 (16.27%) Firewall
26 108 (15.98%) Degree
27 106 (15.68%) MySQL

LDAP
Co-occurring IT Skills by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 143 (21.15%) Apache
2 117 (17.31%) Tomcat
3 50 (7.40%) IIS
4 49 (7.25%) Skype for Business
5 38 (5.62%) SharePoint
6 37 (5.47%) MS Exchange
7 34 (5.03%) JBoss
8 32 (4.73%) WebSphere
9 28 (4.14%) Exchange Server 2010
10 21 (3.11%) WebLogic
11 17 (2.51%) Elasticsearch
11 17 (2.51%) nginx
12 13 (1.92%) Apache Spark
12 13 (1.92%) Confluence
12 13 (1.92%) Documentum
13 12 (1.78%) WebSphere Application Server
14 11 (1.63%) Exchange Server 2003
15 9 (1.33%) Exchange Server 2013
15 9 (1.33%) OpenStack
16 7 (1.04%) Apache Pig
Applications
1 23 (3.40%) Microsoft Office
2 18 (2.66%) MS Visio
3 16 (2.37%) Microsoft PowerPoint
4 14 (2.07%) Microsoft Project
5 10 (1.48%) Microsoft Excel
6 2 (0.30%) SPSS
7 1 (0.15%) Weka
Business Applications
1 22 (3.25%) SAP ERP
2 16 (2.37%) SAP Hybris
3 10 (1.48%) IBM Operational Decision Manager
4 4 (0.59%) Remedy ITSM
5 2 (0.30%) Dynamics CRM
6 1 (0.15%) ResourceLink
6 1 (0.15%) Veritas eDiscovery
Cloud Services
1 112 (16.57%) Amazon AWS
2 83 (12.28%) Microsoft Azure
3 73 (10.80%) Office 365
4 51 (7.54%) PaaS
5 49 (7.25%) IaaS
6 23 (3.40%) SaaS
7 17 (2.51%) AWS CloudFormation
8 15 (2.22%) Virtual Private Cloud
9 9 (1.33%) AWS Lambda
10 6 (0.89%) Boomi
11 5 (0.74%) Amazon EC2
11 5 (0.74%) GitHub
12 4 (0.59%) Cloud Computing
13 3 (0.44%) Amazon S3
13 3 (0.44%) G Suite
13 3 (0.44%) Google Cloud Platform
14 2 (0.30%) Akamai
14 2 (0.30%) Amazon CloudWatch
14 2 (0.30%) Amazon EMR
14 2 (0.30%) OneDrive
Communications & Networking
1 240 (35.50%) DNS
2 159 (23.52%) TCP/IP
3 151 (22.34%) DHCP
4 141 (20.86%) HTTP
5 128 (18.93%) Kerberos
6 120 (17.75%) SSL
7 110 (16.27%) Firewall
8 90 (13.31%) SAN
9 89 (13.17%) SMTP
10 77 (11.39%) FTP
11 68 (10.06%) VPN
12 64 (9.47%) WAN
13 61 (9.02%) LAN
14 46 (6.80%) Internet
15 43 (6.36%) Skype
16 41 (6.07%) SSH
17 40 (5.92%) PBX
18 38 (5.62%) NAS
19 37 (5.47%) IMAP
20 36 (5.33%) OSPF
Database & Business Intelligence
1 106 (15.68%) MySQL
2 94 (13.91%) SQL Server
3 44 (6.51%) Relational Database
4 36 (5.33%) NoSQL
5 33 (4.88%) PostgreSQL
6 20 (2.96%) MongoDB
7 18 (2.66%) BusinessObjects
7 18 (2.66%) Hadoop
8 17 (2.51%) Big Data
8 17 (2.51%) DB2
8 17 (2.51%) MariaDB
9 16 (2.37%) Apache Cassandra
10 15 (2.22%) SQL Server 2005
11 14 (2.07%) RDBMS
12 10 (1.48%) Apache Hive
13 9 (1.33%) Oracle Database
14 7 (1.04%) Data Warehouse
14 7 (1.04%) HBase
15 5 (0.74%) MS Access
15 5 (0.74%) Pentaho
Development Applications
1 73 (10.80%) Git (software)
2 57 (8.43%) Jenkins
3 40 (5.92%) JIRA
4 29 (4.29%) TeamCity
5 25 (3.70%) Subversion
6 13 (1.92%) Maven
7 10 (1.48%) Mercurial
8 8 (1.18%) GitLab
9 7 (1.04%) Selenium
10 5 (0.74%) Artifactory
10 5 (0.74%) Cucumber
10 5 (0.74%) JUnit
10 5 (0.74%) Team Foundation Server
11 4 (0.59%) Bower
11 4 (0.59%) Grunt
11 4 (0.59%) gulp
11 4 (0.59%) Hudson
12 3 (0.44%) Atlassian Bamboo
12 3 (0.44%) NetBeans
12 3 (0.44%) Talend Open Studio
General
1 96 (14.20%) Finance
2 22 (3.25%) Banking
3 17 (2.51%) Telecoms
4 15 (2.22%) Retail
5 14 (2.07%) Multimedia
6 13 (1.92%) Games
7 10 (1.48%) Financial Institution
8 9 (1.33%) Legal
9 7 (1.04%) Front Office
9 7 (1.04%) Investment Banking
10 5 (0.74%) Back Office
10 5 (0.74%) Manufacturing
10 5 (0.74%) Publishing
11 4 (0.59%) Law
11 4 (0.59%) Marketing
12 3 (0.44%) Advertising
13 2 (0.30%) Electronics
13 2 (0.30%) German Language
14 1 (0.15%) Billing
Job Titles
1 102 (15.09%) Administrator
2 85 (12.57%) Systems Administrator
3 83 (12.28%) Analyst
3 83 (12.28%) Architect
4 60 (8.88%) Linux Administrator
4 60 (8.88%) Linux Engineer
5 54 (7.99%) Developer
5 54 (7.99%) Systems Engineer
6 49 (7.25%) DevOps Engineer
7 47 (6.95%) Linux Systems Administrator
8 41 (6.07%) Solutions Architect
9 38 (5.62%) Support Engineer
10 37 (5.47%) Linux/Unix DevOps
11 34 (5.03%) Infrastructure Engineer
12 33 (4.88%) Unix Engineer
13 25 (3.70%) Cloud Engineer
14 23 (3.40%) Consultant
15 22 (3.25%) Microsoft Engineer
15 22 (3.25%) Technical Support
16 21 (3.11%) AWS Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 129 (19.08%) Web Services
2 67 (9.91%) HTML
2 67 (9.91%) XML
3 51 (7.54%) SOAP
4 46 (6.80%) CSS
5 43 (6.36%) Spring
6 42 (6.21%) J2EE
7 41 (6.07%) SAML
8 40 (5.92%) REST
9 38 (5.62%) RESTful
10 35 (5.18%) Middleware
11 30 (4.44%) Ajax
11 30 (4.44%) AngularJS
12 29 (4.29%) LAMP
13 27 (3.99%) .NET
14 26 (3.85%) ODBC
15 21 (3.11%) JMS
16 19 (2.81%) Spring Integration
17 18 (2.66%) JDBC
17 18 (2.66%) XML Schema
Miscellaneous
1 68 (10.06%) Analytical Skills
2 67 (9.91%) Computer Science
3 53 (7.84%) Data Centre
4 41 (6.07%) Management Information System
5 40 (5.92%) PKI
6 35 (5.18%) Enterprise Software
7 28 (4.14%) Replication
8 24 (3.55%) Clustering
9 19 (2.81%) Linux Command Line
10 16 (2.37%) Algorithms
11 14 (2.07%) Client/Server
12 13 (1.92%) DataPower
12 13 (1.92%) Greenfield Project
13 12 (1.78%) Derivative
14 11 (1.63%) CMDB
15 9 (1.33%) BYOD
16 8 (1.18%) Private Cloud
17 7 (1.04%) AS400
17 7 (1.04%) Cyberthreat
18 6 (0.89%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 363 (53.70%) Linux
2 290 (42.90%) Windows
3 179 (26.48%) Unix
4 142 (21.01%) Windows Server
5 122 (18.05%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 100 (14.79%) Windows Server 2012
7 93 (13.76%) Solaris
8 50 (7.40%) CentOS
9 44 (6.51%) Windows Server 2008
10 39 (5.77%) AIX
11 38 (5.62%) Mac OS X
12 32 (4.73%) Windows Server 2003
13 23 (3.40%) Ubuntu
14 20 (2.96%) Windows 7
15 14 (2.07%) Android
15 14 (2.07%) Debian
16 11 (1.63%) Apple iOS
17 9 (1.33%) Data ONTAP
18 8 (1.18%) VMS
18 8 (1.18%) Windows 10
Processes & Methodologies
1 127 (18.79%) DevOps
2 112 (16.57%) Agile Software Development
3 105 (15.53%) ITIL
4 93 (13.76%) Identity Management
5 87 (12.87%) Configuration Management
6 70 (10.36%) Project Management
7 58 (8.58%) Disaster Recovery
8 53 (7.84%) Change Management
8 53 (7.84%) Service Delivery
9 52 (7.69%) Information Security
10 51 (7.54%) Continuous Integration
11 48 (7.10%) Load Balancing
12 47 (6.95%) Mentoring
13 43 (6.36%) SIEM
14 42 (6.21%) High Availability
15 40 (5.92%) Workflow
16 39 (5.77%) Service Management
17 38 (5.62%) Problem Management
18 37 (5.47%) Patch Management
19 36 (5.33%) Kalman Filter
Programming Languages
1 172 (25.44%) Java
2 125 (18.49%) Python
3 115 (17.01%) Perl
4 99 (14.64%) SQL
5 92 (13.61%) PowerShell
6 82 (12.13%) Shell Script
7 76 (11.24%) JavaScript
8 73 (10.80%) Bash Shell
9 66 (9.76%) Ruby
10 39 (5.77%) PHP
11 19 (2.81%) VBScript
12 16 (2.37%) Groovy
13 14 (2.07%) C#
14 11 (1.63%) C++
14 11 (1.63%) VB
15 10 (1.48%) Jython
15 10 (1.48%) XPath
16 9 (1.33%) C
17 8 (1.18%) Go
18 6 (0.89%) ABAP
Qualifications
1 108 (15.98%) Degree
2 61 (9.02%) Security Cleared
3 52 (7.69%) SC Cleared
4 40 (5.92%) Computer Science Degree
5 27 (3.99%) Microsoft Certification
6 21 (3.11%) DV Cleared
7 20 (2.96%) CISSP
8 17 (2.51%) Cisco Certification
9 16 (2.37%) CCNP
9 16 (2.37%) ISEB
10 13 (1.92%) CISM
10 13 (1.92%) MCSE
11 9 (1.33%) MCSA
11 9 (1.33%) RHCE
12 8 (1.18%) MCP
13 7 (1.04%) CCIE
14 6 (0.89%) CREST Certified
14 6 (0.89%) GIAC
14 6 (0.89%) ITIL Certification
14 6 (0.89%) LPIC
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 24 (3.55%) PCI DSS
2 21 (3.11%) QA
2 21 (3.11%) SLA
3 10 (1.48%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 7 (1.04%) Sarbanes-Oxley
5 2 (0.30%) MiFID
5 2 (0.30%) PMO
6 1 (0.15%) FISMA
6 1 (0.15%) GCP
6 1 (0.15%) GDPR
6 1 (0.15%) RMADS
System Software
1 272 (40.24%) Active Directory
2 128 (18.93%) VMware Infrastructure
3 93 (13.76%) Hyper-V
4 62 (9.17%) NFS
5 45 (6.66%) VMware ESXi
6 31 (4.59%) Oracle RAC
7 26 (3.85%) XenServer
8 24 (3.55%) iptables
9 22 (3.25%) Dovecot
10 20 (2.96%) Snort
10 20 (2.96%) Virtual Machines
11 18 (2.66%) Samba
12 14 (2.07%) Docker
13 12 (1.78%) vSphere
14 11 (1.63%) Shibboleth
15 10 (1.48%) XenApp
16 9 (1.33%) KVM
16 9 (1.33%) Virtual Servers
17 7 (1.04%) RACF
17 7 (1.04%) Veritas Cluster Server
Systems Management
1 134 (19.82%) Puppet
2 94 (13.91%) Ansible
3 63 (9.32%) SCOM
4 61 (9.02%) Nagios
5 56 (8.28%) Opscode Chef
6 51 (7.54%) SCCM
7 23 (3.40%) SELinux
8 19 (2.81%) Icinga
8 19 (2.81%) Oracle ZFS
9 17 (2.51%) Salt
10 16 (2.37%) Microsoft Clustering
10 16 (2.37%) NetBackup
10 16 (2.37%) Red Hat Satellite
10 16 (2.37%) vCenter Server
11 13 (1.92%) ZABBIX
12 11 (1.63%) Kibana
12 11 (1.63%) logstash
12 11 (1.63%) Nessus
12 11 (1.63%) Nmap
13 10 (1.48%) CA Single Sign-On
Vendors
1 179 (26.48%) Microsoft
2 170 (25.15%) VMware
3 169 (25.00%) Red Hat
4 130 (19.23%) Oracle
5 56 (8.28%) Cisco
6 47 (6.95%) ServiceNow
7 45 (6.66%) HP
8 39 (5.77%) IBM
9 36 (5.33%) Sun
10 29 (4.29%) SAP
11 28 (4.14%) NetApp
12 26 (3.85%) Citrix
13 24 (3.55%) Splunk
14 22 (3.25%) F5
15 20 (2.96%) Veritas
16 18 (2.66%) Dynatrace
17 17 (2.51%) EMC
18 16 (2.37%) hybris
19 15 (2.22%) Symantec
20 14 (2.07%) Infoblox
London
Harrington Starr
Salary: £75000 - £85000 per annum + bonus, benefits + training
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Harrington Starr
Salary: £70000 - £90000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Global Technology Solutions Ltd
Salary: £47000 - £49000 per annum + Bonus
Posted: 2 days ago
Central London / West End
Nationwide People Ltd
Salary: £35000 - £40000 Per Annum public sector benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
London
IT Connections
Salary: 45,000 to £70,000
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
IPsoft
Salary: Excellent salary with strong benefits package
Posted: 3 days ago
London
Arden Resourcing Limited
Salary: From £40,000 to £55,000 per annum Including benefits and bonus
Posted: 2 days ago
Edinburgh, Midlothian
Seebyte Ltd
Salary: Unspecified
Posted: 2 days ago
Reading, Berkshire
Searchability
Salary: £45000 - £50000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Wilmslow, Cheshire
Greywood Associates Limited
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + bens
Posted: 3 days ago
City, London
Burns Sheehan
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum + Bonus
Posted: 4 days ago
West London
Sky Betting and Gaming
Salary: Bonus + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Oxford, Oxfordshire
Haybrook IT Resourcing Ltd
Salary: Up to £50,000 + £5,000 on-call bonus + 7.5% bonus + Great Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
London
Arden Resourcing Limited
Salary: From £45,000 to £55,000 per annum Plus benefits and bonus
Posted: 5 days ago
London
Durlston Partners
Salary: From £50,000 to £75,000 per annum + Bonus + Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: Excellent Salary and Benefits - please contact for details
Posted: 6 days ago
London
Marks Sattin
Salary: £45000 - £50000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
City, London
IPsoft
Salary: Excellent salary with strong benefits package
Posted: 10 days ago
West London
Sky Betting and Gaming
Salary: Bonus + Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
London
Soundmouse Ltd
Salary: £40,000 - £45,000 per year
Posted: 5 days ago
London
Aim Hire Jobs
Salary: Excellent salary bonus and benefits Job title:
Posted: 9 days ago
West London
Eutopia Solutions Ltd
Salary: £50000 - £65000.00 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
London
Intec Select
Salary: From £60,000 to £70,000 per annum + Excellent Benefits, Including 4 da
Posted: 3 days ago
London
Michael Page Technology
Salary: £50000 - £55000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 9 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
University of Cambridge
Salary: From £29,301 to £38,183 per annum
Posted: 12 days ago
Abingdon
360 Resourcing Solutions .
Salary: £32k - 38k per year
Posted: 17 days ago
London
Ampersand Consulting
Salary: £85000 per annum + £8500 car allowance, benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
London
Cognizant
Salary: Competitive + Benefits
Posted: 20 days ago
Sheffield, South Yorkshire
WANdisco Plc
Salary: £29,000 per annum
Posted: 24 days ago
London
Cognizant
Salary: Competitive + Benefits
Posted: 25 days ago