The table below looks at the statistics for LAMP skills in IT jobs advertised for the Berkshire region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited LAMP over the 3 months to 28 July 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
28 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
LAMP (Linux, Apache, MySQL, Perl PHP Python)
Rank 159 130 135
Rank change year-on-year
-29 +5
Permanent jobs citing LAMP 57 82 89
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Berkshire 1.14% 1.46% 1.62%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 3.84% 5.13% 4.85%
Number of salaries quoted 37 73 89
Average salary £50,000 £35,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+42.85% -12.50%
90% offered a salary of more than £34,600 £22,500 £34,400
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £50,000 £67,500
UK excluding London average salary £36,000 £35,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year
+2.85% -
LAMP
South East

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category in permanent jobs advertised in the Berkshire region.

Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
Berkshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
1483 1599 1836
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Berkshire 29.72% 28.48% 33.50%
Number of salaries quoted 1219 1328 1668
Average salary £50,000 £45,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+11.11% +12.50%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £30,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £60,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%

LAMP
Jobs Demand Trend in Berkshire

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing LAMP across the Berkshire region as a proportion of the total demand within the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category.

LAMP Jobs Demand Trend in Berkshire

LAMP
Salary Trend in Berkshire

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

LAMP Salary Trend in Berkshire

LAMP
Salary Histogram in Berkshire

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing LAMP across the Berkshire region over the 3 months to 28 July 2015.

LAMP Salary Histogram in Berkshire

LAMP
Job Locations in Berkshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing LAMP within the Berkshire region over the 3 months to 28 July 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
Reading -20 20 £41,250 +3.12% 4
Slough +1 14 £46,250 +2.77%
Maidenhead +17 10 - -
Bracknell +6 2 £23,500 -21.66% 1
LAMP
South East

LAMP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Berkshire

For the 6 months to 28 July 2015, IT jobs across the Berkshire region citing LAMP 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 LAMP.

1 71 (64.55%) PHP
2 68 (61.82%) MySQL
2 68 (61.82%) Linux
3 48 (43.64%) Git (software)
4 45 (40.91%) Apache
5 44 (40.00%) JavaScript
6 40 (36.36%) HTML
7 38 (34.55%) CSS
8 37 (33.64%) Degree
9 34 (30.91%) Java
10 33 (30.00%) HTML5
11 32 (29.09%) jQuery
12 31 (28.18%) Windows
13 30 (27.27%) Firewall
13 30 (27.27%) CSS3
14 28 (25.45%) Red Hat
14 28 (25.45%) Agile Software Development
15 27 (24.55%) CentOS
16 26 (23.64%) DevOps
17 25 (22.73%) Computer Science
17 25 (22.73%) VMware
18 24 (21.82%) MVC
18 24 (21.82%) SQL
18 24 (21.82%) Python
19 23 (20.91%) Project Management
19 23 (20.91%) VMware Infrastructure
20 22 (20.00%) CMS
20 22 (20.00%) Cisco
20 22 (20.00%) SQL Server
20 22 (20.00%) OO

LAMP
Top Related IT Skills in Berkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 28 July 2015, IT jobs across the Berkshire region citing LAMP 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 LAMP. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 45 (40.91%) Apache
2 22 (20.00%) CMS
3 21 (19.09%) WordPress
4 16 (14.55%) IIS
5 12 (10.91%) Drupal
6 11 (10.00%) Joomla!
6 11 (10.00%) concrete5
7 10 (9.09%) Node.js
8 9 (8.18%) Eucalyptus
9 3 (2.73%) MediaWiki
9 3 (2.73%) Sitecore CMS
9 3 (2.73%) nginx
9 3 (2.73%) Confluence
10 1 (0.91%) WebLogic
Applications
1 13 (11.82%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 12 (10.91%) Responsys
1 12 (10.91%) Amazon AWS
1 12 (10.91%) Taleo
2 11 (10.00%) SaaS
2 11 (10.00%) PaaS
3 3 (2.73%) Google Cloud Platform
3 3 (2.73%) Trello
3 3 (2.73%) GitHub
3 3 (2.73%) Basecamp
3 3 (2.73%) Cloud Computing
3 3 (2.73%) Google App Engine
Communications & Networking
1 30 (27.27%) Firewall
2 14 (12.73%) Cisco ASA
2 14 (12.73%) NetScreen
2 14 (12.73%) SAN
3 13 (11.82%) TCP/IP
4 9 (8.18%) Internet
5 3 (2.73%) OSPF
5 3 (2.73%) BGP
5 3 (2.73%) LDAP
5 3 (2.73%) IPv6
5 3 (2.73%) LAN
5 3 (2.73%) HTTPS
5 3 (2.73%) SSL
5 3 (2.73%) VPN
5 3 (2.73%) WAN
5 3 (2.73%) EIGRP
5 3 (2.73%) IPsec
5 3 (2.73%) Network Security
6 2 (1.82%) VoIP
7 1 (0.91%) Ethernet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 68 (61.82%) MySQL
2 22 (20.00%) SQL Server
3 12 (10.91%) Hadoop
3 12 (10.91%) Oracle Reports
4 10 (9.09%) MongoDB
5 7 (6.36%) NoSQL
6 3 (2.73%) PostgreSQL
6 3 (2.73%) Relational Database
7 2 (1.82%) SQL Server 2008
7 2 (1.82%) MariaDB
7 2 (1.82%) SQL Server 2005
8 1 (0.91%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 48 (43.64%) Git (software)
2 15 (13.64%) Jenkins
3 13 (11.82%) Subversion
3 13 (11.82%) JIRA
4 11 (10.00%) PHPUnit
5 10 (9.09%) Bower
5 10 (9.09%) Grunt
5 10 (9.09%) gulp
6 3 (2.73%) webpack
6 3 (2.73%) Bugzilla
6 3 (2.73%) Hudson
6 3 (2.73%) Redmine
6 3 (2.73%) Bitbucket
7 1 (0.91%) Oracle Forms
7 1 (0.91%) Selenium
General
1 8 (7.27%) French Language
1 8 (7.27%) German Language
1 8 (7.27%) Italian Language
1 8 (7.27%) Spanish Language
1 8 (7.27%) Finance
1 8 (7.27%) Retail
2 2 (1.82%) Telecoms
3 1 (0.91%) Electronics
3 1 (0.91%) Aerospace
3 1 (0.91%) Law
Job Titles
1 40 (36.36%) Developer
2 31 (28.18%) PHP Developer
3 25 (22.73%) Senior Developer
4 22 (20.00%) Administrator
5 20 (18.18%) Senior PHP Developer
6 12 (10.91%) Systems Administrator
7 10 (9.09%) Cloud Engineer
7 10 (9.09%) Systems Engineer
7 10 (9.09%) DBA
8 9 (8.18%) Support Engineer
9 7 (6.36%) JavaScript Developer
10 6 (5.45%) Software Developer
10 6 (5.45%) Software Engineer
11 5 (4.55%) Senior Support Engineer
11 5 (4.55%) IT Support Engineer
11 5 (4.55%) Senior JavaScript Developer
11 5 (4.55%) IT Support
11 5 (4.55%) Senior IT Support
12 4 (3.64%) DevOps Engineer
12 4 (3.64%) Linux Systems Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 40 (36.36%) HTML
2 38 (34.55%) CSS
3 33 (30.00%) HTML5
4 32 (29.09%) jQuery
5 30 (27.27%) CSS3
6 21 (19.09%) Web Services
7 20 (18.18%) Twitter Bootstrap
8 15 (13.64%) XML
9 14 (12.73%) .NET
10 13 (11.82%) Ajax
11 12 (10.91%) Symfony
12 11 (10.00%) Laravel
12 11 (10.00%) REST
13 10 (9.09%) AngularJS
13 10 (9.09%) JSON
13 10 (9.09%) SOAP
14 9 (8.18%) Sensu
15 8 (7.27%) .NET Framework
15 8 (7.27%) CGI
15 8 (7.27%) J2EE
Miscellaneous
1 25 (22.73%) Computer Science
2 21 (19.09%) Analytical Skills
3 14 (12.73%) Management Information System
4 13 (11.82%) User Experience
5 12 (10.91%) Statistics
6 11 (10.00%) W3C
7 8 (7.27%) Enterprise Software
7 8 (7.27%) Mathematics
8 7 (6.36%) Client/Server
9 4 (3.64%) Data Centre
10 3 (2.73%) Wiki
Operating Systems
1 68 (61.82%) Linux
2 31 (28.18%) Windows
3 27 (24.55%) CentOS
4 13 (11.82%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 13 (11.82%) Oracle Linux
5 5 (4.55%) Windows Server 2003
6 3 (2.73%) Debian
6 3 (2.73%) Ubuntu
7 2 (1.82%) Windows Server 2008
8 1 (0.91%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 28 (25.45%) Agile Software Development
2 26 (23.64%) DevOps
3 24 (21.82%) MVC
4 23 (20.91%) Project Management
5 22 (20.00%) OO
6 15 (13.64%) Scrum
6 15 (13.64%) Continuous Integration
7 14 (12.73%) Load Balancing
8 13 (11.82%) Capacity Planning
8 13 (11.82%) Performance Management
9 12 (10.91%) Open Source
9 12 (10.91%) API Development
10 11 (10.00%) OOP
10 11 (10.00%) Web Development
10 11 (10.00%) Refactoring
10 11 (10.00%) Unit Testing
11 10 (9.09%) Service Delivery
11 10 (9.09%) OOD
12 9 (8.18%) Change Management
12 9 (8.18%) OO PHP
Programming Languages
1 71 (64.55%) PHP
2 44 (40.00%) JavaScript
3 34 (30.91%) Java
4 24 (21.82%) SQL
4 24 (21.82%) Python
5 18 (16.36%) Bash Shell
6 13 (11.82%) Shell Script
6 13 (11.82%) Ruby
7 12 (10.91%) Perl
8 10 (9.09%) Objective-C
9 7 (6.36%) Apple Swift
10 6 (5.45%) C
10 6 (5.45%) C#
11 4 (3.64%) VB
12 3 (2.73%) Lua
12 3 (2.73%) PHP5
13 2 (1.82%) VB.NET
13 2 (1.82%) T-SQL
14 1 (0.91%) C++
14 1 (0.91%) AWK
Qualifications
1 37 (33.64%) Degree
2 5 (4.55%) IC3 Certification
2 5 (4.55%) MySQL Certification
2 5 (4.55%) Security Cleared
3 4 (3.64%) ITIL Certification
4 1 (0.91%) ISEB
4 1 (0.91%) ISTQB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (7.27%) Sarbanes-Oxley
2 2 (1.82%) QA
3 1 (0.91%) SLA
System Software
1 23 (20.91%) VMware Infrastructure
2 14 (12.73%) Hyper-V
3 7 (6.36%) VMware ESX
3 7 (6.36%) VirtualBox
4 5 (4.55%) KVM
5 3 (2.73%) iptables
5 3 (2.73%) Samba
5 3 (2.73%) VMware ESXi
5 3 (2.73%) Postfix
5 3 (2.73%) XenServer
6 1 (0.91%) Kamailio
6 1 (0.91%) OpenSIPS
Systems Management
1 18 (16.36%) Puppet
2 12 (10.91%) Graphite
3 10 (9.09%) Vagrant
4 9 (8.18%) Nagios
4 9 (8.18%) OpenView
4 9 (8.18%) Cacti
4 9 (8.18%) Ganglia
5 6 (5.45%) Opscode Chef
6 3 (2.73%) Ansible
6 3 (2.73%) Salt
6 3 (2.73%) ZABBIX
Vendors
1 28 (25.45%) Red Hat
2 25 (22.73%) VMware
3 22 (20.00%) Cisco
4 21 (19.09%) Sun
5 15 (13.64%) Microsoft
6 14 (12.73%) Zend
6 14 (12.73%) HP
6 14 (12.73%) Juniper
7 13 (11.82%) Oracle
8 12 (10.91%) Eloqua
9 9 (8.18%) BMC
9 9 (8.18%) Splunk
10 7 (6.36%) F5
11 6 (5.45%) Google
12 3 (2.73%) Citrix
12 3 (2.73%) Facebook
12 3 (2.73%) Twitter
12 3 (2.73%) Sitecore
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