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 17 April 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
17 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
LAMP (Linux, Apache, MySQL, Perl PHP Python)
Rank 168 170 185
Rank change year-on-year
+2 +15
Permanent jobs citing LAMP 56 57 47
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Berkshire 1.00% 0.97% 0.87%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 3.40% 3.18% 2.67%
Number of salaries quoted 51 57 41
Average salary £52,500 £45,000 £47,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+16.66% -5.26%
90% offered a salary of more than £36,000 £32,000 £24,500
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £60,250 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £35,000 £34,000
% change year-on-year
+7.14% +2.94%
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
1645 1793 1762
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Berkshire 29.41% 30.56% 32.67%
Number of salaries quoted 1412 1526 1565
Average salary £47,500 £42,500 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+11.76% -5.55%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £31,500 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £62,500 £62,500
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 17 April 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 17 April 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 +3 38 £36,500 -30.47% 8
Maidenhead -6 12 £55,000 +22.22%
Slough +9 2 £62,500 +74.82%
Bracknell -3 1 £32,500 +18.18%
LAMP
South East

LAMP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Berkshire

For the 6 months to 17 April 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 61 (65.59%) MySQL
2 60 (64.52%) Linux
3 42 (45.16%) PHP
4 35 (37.63%) SQL
4 35 (37.63%) Apache
5 21 (22.58%) Firewall
5 21 (22.58%) SQL Server
6 20 (21.51%) VMware
7 19 (20.43%) Windows
8 18 (19.35%) XML
8 18 (19.35%) Red Hat
8 18 (19.35%) CentOS
9 17 (18.28%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
9 17 (18.28%) VMware Infrastructure
9 17 (18.28%) Service Delivery
10 16 (17.20%) SAN
10 16 (17.20%) Cisco
10 16 (17.20%) Microsoft
10 16 (17.20%) REST
11 15 (16.13%) Cisco ASA
11 15 (16.13%) Hyper-V
11 15 (16.13%) Line Management
11 15 (16.13%) HP
11 15 (16.13%) Juniper
11 15 (16.13%) IIS
11 15 (16.13%) JavaScript
11 15 (16.13%) NetScreen
11 15 (16.13%) Automotive
11 15 (16.13%) Load Balancing
12 14 (15.05%) Agile Software Development

LAMP
Top Related IT Skills in Berkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 17 April 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 35 (37.63%) Apache
2 15 (16.13%) IIS
3 11 (11.83%) Drupal
4 5 (5.38%) Eucalyptus
5 3 (3.23%) MediaWiki
5 3 (3.23%) nginx
5 3 (3.23%) Confluence
6 2 (2.15%) WordPress
7 1 (1.08%) JBoss
7 1 (1.08%) Tomcat
7 1 (1.08%) Oracle HTTP Server
7 1 (1.08%) BizTalk Server
7 1 (1.08%) CMS
7 1 (1.08%) WebSphere
7 1 (1.08%) WebLogic
7 1 (1.08%) ExpressionEngine
Applications
1 14 (15.05%) MS Excel
2 1 (1.08%) Adobe Illustrator
2 1 (1.08%) Adobe Creative Suite
2 1 (1.08%) Photoshop
Cloud Services
1 11 (11.83%) Amazon AWS
2 8 (8.60%) SaaS
3 7 (7.53%) PaaS
4 2 (2.15%) Amazon ELB
4 2 (2.15%) Google Cloud Platform
4 2 (2.15%) Cloud Computing
4 2 (2.15%) Amazon EC2
4 2 (2.15%) Amazon S3
4 2 (2.15%) Google App Engine
Communications & Networking
1 21 (22.58%) Firewall
2 16 (17.20%) SAN
3 15 (16.13%) Cisco ASA
3 15 (16.13%) NetScreen
4 6 (6.45%) Internet
5 4 (4.30%) LDAP
5 4 (4.30%) BGP
5 4 (4.30%) Network Security
6 3 (3.23%) EIGRP
6 3 (3.23%) IPv6
6 3 (3.23%) IPsec
6 3 (3.23%) LAN
6 3 (3.23%) WAN
6 3 (3.23%) OSPF
6 3 (3.23%) TCP/IP
6 3 (3.23%) VPN
7 2 (2.15%) Ethernet
7 2 (2.15%) VoIP
7 2 (2.15%) Asterisk PBX
8 1 (1.08%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 61 (65.59%) MySQL
2 21 (22.58%) SQL Server
3 10 (10.75%) MariaDB
4 4 (4.30%) Relational Database
5 3 (3.23%) PostgreSQL
6 2 (2.15%) Hadoop
6 2 (2.15%) Redis
7 1 (1.08%) SQL Server 2012
7 1 (1.08%) Oracle Database
7 1 (1.08%) SQL Server 2005
7 1 (1.08%) SQL Server 2008
7 1 (1.08%) Oracle Reports
Development Applications
1 12 (12.90%) Subversion
1 12 (12.90%) Git (software)
2 8 (8.60%) Selenium
3 3 (3.23%) Hudson
3 3 (3.23%) Jenkins
3 3 (3.23%) JIRA
4 1 (1.08%) Oracle Forms
4 1 (1.08%) Dreamweaver
General
1 15 (16.13%) Automotive
2 2 (2.15%) Telecoms
3 1 (1.08%) Electronics
3 1 (1.08%) Retail
Job Titles
1 34 (36.56%) Administrator
2 33 (35.48%) DBA
3 15 (16.13%) Developer
4 12 (12.90%) PHP Developer
5 10 (10.75%) Tester
6 9 (9.68%) Senior Developer
6 9 (9.68%) Senior PHP Developer
7 7 (7.53%) Support Engineer
7 7 (7.53%) Analyst
7 7 (7.53%) Automated Tester
8 6 (6.45%) Cloud Engineer
8 6 (6.45%) Systems Engineer
9 5 (5.38%) IT Support Engineer
9 5 (5.38%) Senior Support Engineer
9 5 (5.38%) IT Support
9 5 (5.38%) Senior IT Support
10 4 (4.30%) Provisioning Engineer
10 4 (4.30%) SQL DBA
11 3 (3.23%) Ruby on Rails Developer
11 3 (3.23%) Network Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 18 (19.35%) XML
2 16 (17.20%) REST
3 14 (15.05%) HTML
3 14 (15.05%) CSS
4 11 (11.83%) CSS3
4 11 (11.83%) jQuery
4 11 (11.83%) HTML5
5 10 (10.75%) Twitter Bootstrap
6 9 (9.68%) Gherkin
7 8 (8.60%) Web Services
8 5 (5.38%) Sensu
9 3 (3.23%) .NET
9 3 (3.23%) Ruby on Rails
10 2 (2.15%) Memcached
10 2 (2.15%) XHTML
10 2 (2.15%) ZeroMQ
11 1 (1.08%) CGI
11 1 (1.08%) Ajax
11 1 (1.08%) Yii
11 1 (1.08%) Symfony
Miscellaneous
1 10 (10.75%) Open Source
2 3 (3.23%) Replication
2 3 (3.23%) Wiki
3 2 (2.15%) Computer Science
4 1 (1.08%) Management Information System
4 1 (1.08%) User Experience
4 1 (1.08%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 60 (64.52%) Linux
2 19 (20.43%) Windows
3 18 (19.35%) CentOS
4 17 (18.28%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 5 (5.38%) Ubuntu
6 3 (3.23%) Windows Server 2003
6 3 (3.23%) Debian
7 1 (1.08%) Solaris
7 1 (1.08%) UNIX
7 1 (1.08%) Oracle Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 17 (18.28%) Service Delivery
2 15 (16.13%) Load Balancing
2 15 (16.13%) Line Management
3 14 (15.05%) Agile Software Development
4 12 (12.90%) DevOps
5 11 (11.83%) MVC
6 10 (10.75%) OO
6 10 (10.75%) BDD
6 10 (10.75%) User Acceptance Testing
7 9 (9.68%) Capacity Planning
8 8 (8.60%) Automation Testing
8 8 (8.60%) OO PHP
9 5 (5.38%) Data Modelling
10 3 (3.23%) E-Commerce
10 3 (3.23%) ITIL
10 3 (3.23%) OOP
10 3 (3.23%) Disaster Recovery
10 3 (3.23%) Database Theory
10 3 (3.23%) Relational Database Theory
10 3 (3.23%) Build Automation
Programming Languages
1 42 (45.16%) PHP
2 35 (37.63%) SQL
3 15 (16.13%) JavaScript
4 9 (9.68%) Perl
5 6 (6.45%) Ruby
6 5 (5.38%) Python
7 4 (4.30%) Java
7 4 (4.30%) Bash Shell
8 2 (2.15%) C#
8 2 (2.15%) VB
9 1 (1.08%) Shell Script
9 1 (1.08%) PHP5
9 1 (1.08%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 8 (8.60%) ISEB
1 8 (8.60%) ISTQB
2 3 (3.23%) Degree
3 1 (1.08%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (2.15%) SLA
2 1 (1.08%) QA
System Software
1 17 (18.28%) VMware Infrastructure
2 15 (16.13%) Hyper-V
3 3 (3.23%) Postfix
3 3 (3.23%) XenServer
3 3 (3.23%) VMware ESXi
3 3 (3.23%) Samba
3 3 (3.23%) iptables
4 2 (2.15%) Kamailio
4 2 (2.15%) OpenSIPS
5 1 (1.08%) Oracle RAC
Systems Management
1 7 (7.53%) Puppet
2 5 (5.38%) OpenView
2 5 (5.38%) Nagios
2 5 (5.38%) Cacti
2 5 (5.38%) Ganglia
3 3 (3.23%) ZABBIX
3 3 (3.23%) Opscode Chef
3 3 (3.23%) Salt
4 1 (1.08%) cPanel
4 1 (1.08%) OpenAM
4 1 (1.08%) Plesk
Vendors
1 20 (21.51%) VMware
2 18 (19.35%) Red Hat
3 16 (17.20%) Cisco
3 16 (17.20%) Microsoft
4 15 (16.13%) HP
4 15 (16.13%) Juniper
5 7 (7.53%) F5
6 5 (5.38%) Splunk
6 5 (5.38%) BMC
6 5 (5.38%) Sun
7 3 (3.23%) Citrix
8 2 (2.15%) Oracle
8 2 (2.15%) Google
8 2 (2.15%) Zend
9 1 (1.08%) Adobe
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