Period
to

The table below provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies with an option to work from home (WFH) and a requirement for LDAP skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited LDAP over the 6 months to 11 August 2022 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Lightweight Directory Access Protocol (LDAP)
UK > Work from Home
6 months to
11 Aug 2022
Same period 2021 Same period 2020
Rank 741 554 278
Rank change year-on-year -187 -276 +50
Permanent jobs citing LDAP 138 86 28
As % of all permanent jobs with a WFH option 0.18% 0.21% 0.32%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 0.41% 0.44% 0.61%
Number of salaries quoted 84 55 25
10th Percentile £42,060 £45,700 £47,640
25th Percentile £46,250 £55,000 £53,750
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £58,750 £70,000 £72,500
Median % change year-on-year -16.07% -3.45% +11.54%
75th Percentile £86,438 £82,500 £83,750
90th Percentile £97,500 - £90,500
UK median annual salary £54,100 £70,000 £72,500
% change year-on-year -22.71% -3.45% +31.82%

LDAP is in the Software Libraries and Frameworks category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies with a WFH option and a requirement for technical specification, industry standards, software libraries and framework skills.

All Software Libraries and Frameworks
Work from Home
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for technical specification, industry standards, software libraries and framework skills 33,263 19,494 4,623
As % of all permanent jobs with a WFH option 43.86% 47.84% 52.35%
Number of salaries quoted 17,329 14,342 4,088
10th Percentile £40,000 £35,000 £34,500
25th Percentile £47,500 £42,500 £42,500
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £62,500 £55,000 £55,000
Median % change year-on-year +13.64% - +3.77%
75th Percentile £82,500 £75,000 £72,500
90th Percentile £95,000 £90,000 £85,000
UK median annual salary £65,000 £57,500 £55,000
% change year-on-year +13.04% +4.55% +4.76%

LDAP
Trend for Jobs with a WFH Option

Job vacancies with a work from home option citing LDAP as a proportion of all IT jobs advertised.

LDAP trend for jobs with a WFH option

LDAP
Salary Trend for Jobs with a WFH Option

3-month moving average salary quoted in job vacancies with a work from home option citing LDAP.

LDAP salary trend for jobs with a WFH option

LDAP
Salary Histogram for Jobs with a WFH Option

Salary distribution for jobs with a work from home option citing LDAP over the 6 months to 11 August 2022.

LDAP salary histogram for jobs with a WFH option

For the 6 months to 11 August 2022, LDAP job roles required the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all permanent jobs with a WFH option and a requirement for LDAP.

1 57 (41.30%) Active Directory
2 54 (39.13%) Java
2 54 (39.13%) Linux
3 53 (38.41%) AWS
4 52 (37.68%) Windows
5 51 (36.96%) Microsoft
6 50 (36.23%) Agile
7 47 (34.06%) DNS
7 47 (34.06%) SQL
8 40 (28.99%) ITIL
8 40 (28.99%) Single Sign-On
9 39 (28.26%) SaaS
10 33 (23.91%) Oracle
10 33 (23.91%) Python
11 31 (22.46%) TCP/IP
11 31 (22.46%) Social Skills
12 30 (21.74%) Service Management
13 29 (21.01%) DHCP
13 29 (21.01%) Spring
13 29 (21.01%) ServiceNow
13 29 (21.01%) Docker
14 28 (20.29%) Open Source
14 28 (20.29%) Software Engineering
14 28 (20.29%) PowerShell
15 27 (19.57%) VMware
15 27 (19.57%) Azure
15 27 (19.57%) Kubernetes
16 26 (18.84%) VMware Infrastructure
16 26 (18.84%) SSL
16 26 (18.84%) JavaScript

LDAP
Co-occurring IT Skills with a WFH Option 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 6 (4.35%) Apache
2 5 (3.62%) Apache Solr
2 5 (3.62%) MQSeries
2 5 (3.62%) MS Exchange
3 4 (2.90%) SharePoint
4 3 (2.17%) WebSphere
5 2 (1.45%) IIS
5 2 (1.45%) SAS
5 2 (1.45%) WebLogic
5 2 (1.45%) WordPress
6 1 (0.72%) iPlanet
6 1 (0.72%) Liferay
6 1 (0.72%) nginx
6 1 (0.72%) Tomcat
6 1 (0.72%) WebLogic Portal
6 1 (0.72%) WebSphere Application Server
Applications
1 5 (3.62%) Microsoft Office
2 1 (0.72%) LaTeX
2 1 (0.72%) Microsoft Project
Business Applications
1 17 (12.32%) Oracle BPM
2 11 (7.97%) Remedy ITSM
3 8 (5.80%) Oracle EBS
Cloud Services
1 53 (38.41%) AWS
2 39 (28.26%) SaaS
3 27 (19.57%) Azure
4 23 (16.67%) Microsoft 365
5 18 (13.04%) PaaS
6 14 (10.14%) Azure Active Directory
6 14 (10.14%) IaaS
7 9 (6.52%) AWS Lambda
7 9 (6.52%) Serverless
8 6 (4.35%) Amazon S3
9 5 (3.62%) Akamai
9 5 (3.62%) Amazon CloudWatch
9 5 (3.62%) Route 53
10 4 (2.90%) GitHub
10 4 (2.90%) OneDrive
10 4 (2.90%) Power Platform
10 4 (2.90%) PowerApps
11 2 (1.45%) Amazon EC2
11 2 (1.45%) AWS CloudFormation
11 2 (1.45%) Google Workspace
Communications & Networking
1 47 (34.06%) DNS
2 31 (22.46%) TCP/IP
3 29 (21.01%) DHCP
4 26 (18.84%) SSL
5 23 (16.67%) Firewall
6 19 (13.77%) VPN
7 18 (13.04%) Network Security
8 14 (10.14%) SAN
9 13 (9.42%) HTTP
10 12 (8.70%) IPsec
11 11 (7.97%) Kerberos
12 9 (6.52%) BIG-IP
12 9 (6.52%) NAS
13 8 (5.80%) Fibre Channel
13 8 (5.80%) FTP
13 8 (5.80%) iSCSI
13 8 (5.80%) VSAN
14 5 (3.62%) HTTPS
15 4 (2.90%) Wi-Fi
15 4 (2.90%) Wireshark
Database & Business Intelligence
1 24 (17.39%) MongoDB
1 24 (17.39%) NoSQL
2 23 (16.67%) Hadoop
3 17 (12.32%) Hazelcast
4 14 (10.14%) MySQL
5 13 (9.42%) Redis
6 12 (8.70%) SQL Server
7 11 (7.97%) PostgreSQL
8 5 (3.62%) Apache Cassandra
8 5 (3.62%) Big Data
9 4 (2.90%) Flink
10 3 (2.17%) Relational Database
11 2 (1.45%) Amazon RDS
12 1 (0.72%) Amazon Redshift
12 1 (0.72%) BigQuery
12 1 (0.72%) Data Warehouse
12 1 (0.72%) DB2
12 1 (0.72%) Elasticsearch
12 1 (0.72%) Oracle Database
12 1 (0.72%) QlikView
Development Applications
1 17 (12.32%) JUnit
2 12 (8.70%) GitLab
3 10 (7.25%) Git (software)
4 5 (3.62%) Jenkins
5 4 (2.90%) Flyway
5 4 (2.90%) Gradle
6 2 (1.45%) JIRA
7 1 (0.72%) MSI
7 1 (0.72%) Subversion
General
1 31 (22.46%) Social Skills
2 22 (15.94%) Inclusion and Diversity
3 14 (10.14%) Finance
4 8 (5.80%) Public Sector
5 7 (5.07%) Organisational Skills
6 5 (3.62%) Analytical Skills
6 5 (3.62%) Billing
7 3 (2.17%) Back Office
7 3 (2.17%) Law
7 3 (2.17%) Manufacturing
7 3 (2.17%) Telecoms
8 2 (1.45%) Games
8 2 (1.45%) Presentation Skills
9 1 (0.72%) Banking
9 1 (0.72%) Documentation Skills
9 1 (0.72%) French Language
9 1 (0.72%) Local Government
9 1 (0.72%) Marketing
9 1 (0.72%) Military
9 1 (0.72%) Police
Job Titles
1 26 (18.84%) Developer
2 22 (15.94%) Java Developer
3 18 (13.04%) Senior Developer
4 17 (12.32%) Infrastructure Engineer
4 17 (12.32%) Senior Java Developer
5 14 (10.14%) Consultant
6 13 (9.42%) Technical Consultant
7 11 (7.97%) ITSM Consultant
7 11 (7.97%) Senior Consultant
7 11 (7.97%) Senior ITSM Consultant
7 11 (7.97%) Senior Technical Consultant
8 10 (7.25%) Team Leader
9 8 (5.80%) SOC Engineer
9 8 (5.80%) Software Engineer
10 7 (5.07%) Architect
10 7 (5.07%) Principal Engineer
10 7 (5.07%) Principal Software Engineer
10 7 (5.07%) Senior Software Engineer
11 6 (4.35%) Cloud Developer
11 6 (4.35%) Operations Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 29 (21.01%) Spring
2 24 (17.39%) RESTful
3 21 (15.22%) OAuth
4 20 (14.49%) CSS
5 18 (13.04%) Hibernate
5 18 (13.04%) HTML
6 17 (12.32%) Guava
6 17 (12.32%) JAX-RS
6 17 (12.32%) Web Services
6 17 (12.32%) XML
7 16 (11.59%) SAML
8 11 (7.97%) Ajax
8 11 (7.97%) Kafka
8 11 (7.97%) SOAP
9 8 (5.80%) Elastic Stack
9 8 (5.80%) Flash
10 7 (5.07%) React
10 7 (5.07%) REST
10 7 (5.07%) Spring Boot
10 7 (5.07%) Spring WebFlux
Miscellaneous
1 16 (11.59%) Data Centre
2 15 (10.87%) CMDB
3 7 (5.07%) Cloud Native
3 7 (5.07%) PKI
4 6 (4.35%) User Experience
5 5 (3.62%) FMCG
5 5 (3.62%) Replication
5 5 (3.62%) Virtual Team
6 4 (2.90%) Blockchain
6 4 (2.90%) Management Information System
6 4 (2.90%) Self-Motivation
7 3 (2.17%) Clustering
7 3 (2.17%) Video Conferencing
8 2 (1.45%) Client/Server
8 2 (1.45%) Linux Command Line
8 2 (1.45%) Public Cloud
9 1 (0.72%) Analytical Mindset
9 1 (0.72%) Cyberattack
9 1 (0.72%) Cyberthreat
9 1 (0.72%) DataPower
Operating Systems
1 54 (39.13%) Linux
2 52 (37.68%) Windows
3 18 (13.04%) Unix
3 18 (13.04%) Windows Server
4 10 (7.25%) Windows Server 2016
5 9 (6.52%) Windows 10
6 8 (5.80%) Oracle Linux
7 7 (5.07%) Windows Server 2012
7 7 (5.07%) Windows Server 2019
8 5 (3.62%) Android
8 5 (3.62%) Apple iOS
9 4 (2.90%) CentOS
9 4 (2.90%) Ubuntu
10 2 (1.45%) Windows Server 2008
11 1 (0.72%) AIX
11 1 (0.72%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
11 1 (0.72%) Solaris
11 1 (0.72%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 50 (36.23%) Agile
2 40 (28.99%) ITIL
3 30 (21.74%) Service Management
4 28 (20.29%) Open Source
4 28 (20.29%) Software Engineering
5 24 (17.39%) ITSM
6 23 (16.67%) Infrastructure Engineering
6 23 (16.67%) Microservices
7 21 (15.22%) CI/CD
8 19 (13.77%) Change Management
8 19 (13.77%) Technical Leadership
9 18 (13.04%) Knowledge Transfer
9 18 (13.04%) TDD
10 17 (12.32%) Customer Requirements
10 17 (12.32%) Don't repeat yourself (DRY)
10 17 (12.32%) Mentoring
10 17 (12.32%) OWASP
10 17 (12.32%) SOLID
11 15 (10.87%) Problem-Solving
12 14 (10.14%) Infrastructure as Code
Programming Languages
1 54 (39.13%) Java
2 47 (34.06%) SQL
3 33 (23.91%) Python
4 28 (20.29%) PowerShell
5 26 (18.84%) JavaScript
6 21 (15.22%) Bash
7 17 (12.32%) Groovy
8 13 (9.42%) Go
9 9 (6.52%) Perl
9 9 (6.52%) Ruby
10 4 (2.90%) Kotlin
11 2 (1.45%) PHP
12 1 (0.72%) C++
12 1 (0.72%) VB
Qualifications
1 23 (16.67%) Security Cleared
2 21 (15.22%) SC Cleared
3 14 (10.14%) Degree
4 8 (5.80%) ITIL Certification
5 4 (2.90%) MCSA
5 4 (2.90%) MCTS
5 4 (2.90%) Microsoft Certification
6 3 (2.17%) CISSP
7 2 (1.45%) DBS Check
8 1 (0.72%) CISM
8 1 (0.72%) Computer Science Degree
8 1 (0.72%) DV Cleared
8 1 (0.72%) MBA
8 1 (0.72%) PhD
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 11 (7.97%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 8 (5.80%) SLA
3 5 (3.62%) SOC 1
3 5 (3.62%) SOC 2
4 4 (2.90%) GDPR
5 1 (0.72%) Accessibility
5 1 (0.72%) Cyber Essentials
5 1 (0.72%) RMADS
System Software
1 57 (41.30%) Active Directory
2 29 (21.01%) Docker
3 26 (18.84%) VMware Infrastructure
4 9 (6.52%) VMware ESXi
5 8 (5.80%) Snort
5 8 (5.80%) vSphere
6 5 (3.62%) KVM
6 5 (3.62%) Samba
7 4 (2.90%) Virtual Machines
7 4 (2.90%) Virtual Servers
8 3 (2.17%) Shibboleth
8 3 (2.17%) Virtual Desktop
9 2 (1.45%) NFS
10 1 (0.72%) NDS
10 1 (0.72%) NetIQ eDirectory
10 1 (0.72%) OpenDJ
10 1 (0.72%) Oracle RAC
10 1 (0.72%) Xen
Systems Management
1 40 (28.99%) Single Sign-On
2 27 (19.57%) Kubernetes
3 15 (10.87%) Terraform
4 13 (9.42%) Puppet
5 11 (7.97%) Active Directory Federation Services
5 11 (7.97%) HP UCMDB
6 9 (6.52%) Ansible
6 9 (6.52%) Microsoft Intune
6 9 (6.52%) WSUS
7 8 (5.80%) PowerCLI
7 8 (5.80%) vCenter Server
8 7 (5.07%) Jamf Pro
8 7 (5.07%) Opscode Chef
9 5 (3.62%) SCCM
10 4 (2.90%) Argo
10 4 (2.90%) Hadoop YARN
10 4 (2.90%) Nessus
10 4 (2.90%) SELinux
11 2 (1.45%) CASB
11 2 (1.45%) Failover Clustering
Vendors
1 51 (36.96%) Microsoft
2 33 (23.91%) Oracle
3 29 (21.01%) ServiceNow
4 27 (19.57%) VMware
5 16 (11.59%) Splunk
6 14 (10.14%) F5
7 12 (8.70%) BMC
7 12 (8.70%) HP
8 11 (7.97%) Remedy
9 8 (5.80%) Salesforce.com
9 8 (5.80%) Zopa
10 7 (5.07%) Atlassian
11 6 (4.35%) IBM
11 6 (4.35%) Sun
12 5 (3.62%) CheckPoint
12 5 (3.62%) NetApp
12 5 (3.62%) New Relic
12 5 (3.62%) PagerDuty
13 4 (2.90%) ForgeRock
13 4 (2.90%) Okta