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 26 May 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
26 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
LAMP (Linux, Apache, MySQL, Perl PHP Python)
Rank 169 163 169
Rank change year-on-year
-6 +6
Permanent jobs citing LAMP 43 52 49
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Berkshire 0.86% 0.95% 0.95%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 2.99% 3.18% 2.89%
Number of salaries quoted 35 51 44
Average salary £52,500 £37,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+41.89% -12.94%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £25,000 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £60,000 £67,500
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £35,000 £34,000
% change year-on-year
- +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
1438 1634 1695
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Berkshire 28.59% 29.73% 32.80%
Number of salaries quoted 1228 1381 1528
Average salary £47,500 £43,100 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+10.20% +1.41%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £32,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £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 26 May 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 26 May 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 -1 30 £52,500 +16.66% 5
Maidenhead +4 8 £50,000 -11.11%
Slough +4 5 £50,000 +42.85%
LAMP
South East

LAMP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Berkshire

For the 6 months to 26 May 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 65 (70.65%) MySQL
2 58 (63.04%) Linux
3 51 (55.43%) PHP
4 43 (46.74%) Apache
5 29 (31.52%) SQL
6 26 (28.26%) JavaScript
7 25 (27.17%) SQL Server
8 23 (25.00%) HTML
9 22 (23.91%) Windows
9 22 (23.91%) Firewall
10 21 (22.83%) CSS
11 20 (21.74%) VMware
11 20 (21.74%) Git (software)
12 19 (20.65%) Red Hat
13 18 (19.57%) CentOS
14 17 (18.48%) VMware Infrastructure
14 17 (18.48%) jQuery
14 17 (18.48%) HTML5
14 17 (18.48%) CSS3
14 17 (18.48%) IIS
14 17 (18.48%) OO
15 16 (17.39%) Cisco
15 16 (17.39%) Microsoft
16 15 (16.30%) Juniper
16 15 (16.30%) SAN
16 15 (16.30%) HP
16 15 (16.30%) NetScreen
16 15 (16.30%) Load Balancing
16 15 (16.30%) Cisco ASA
16 15 (16.30%) Hyper-V

LAMP
Top Related IT Skills in Berkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 26 May 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 43 (46.74%) Apache
2 17 (18.48%) IIS
3 8 (8.70%) Eucalyptus
4 7 (7.61%) Drupal
4 7 (7.61%) WordPress
5 6 (6.52%) CMS
6 5 (5.43%) Joomla!
6 5 (5.43%) concrete5
7 3 (3.26%) Confluence
7 3 (3.26%) MediaWiki
7 3 (3.26%) nginx
8 1 (1.09%) ExpressionEngine
8 1 (1.09%) WebLogic
Applications
1 14 (15.22%) MS Excel
2 1 (1.09%) Adobe Illustrator
2 1 (1.09%) Adobe Creative Suite
2 1 (1.09%) Photoshop
Cloud Services
1 11 (11.96%) Amazon AWS
2 10 (10.87%) SaaS
2 10 (10.87%) PaaS
3 3 (3.26%) Cloud Computing
3 3 (3.26%) Google App Engine
3 3 (3.26%) Google Cloud Platform
4 2 (2.17%) Taleo
4 2 (2.17%) Responsys
Communications & Networking
1 22 (23.91%) Firewall
2 15 (16.30%) Cisco ASA
2 15 (16.30%) NetScreen
2 15 (16.30%) SAN
3 9 (9.78%) Internet
4 4 (4.35%) TCP/IP
4 4 (4.35%) BGP
4 4 (4.35%) Network Security
5 3 (3.26%) EIGRP
5 3 (3.26%) IPv6
5 3 (3.26%) IPsec
5 3 (3.26%) VPN
5 3 (3.26%) OSPF
5 3 (3.26%) LDAP
5 3 (3.26%) LAN
5 3 (3.26%) VoIP
5 3 (3.26%) WAN
6 2 (2.17%) Ethernet
6 2 (2.17%) Asterisk PBX
7 1 (1.09%) DNS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 65 (70.65%) MySQL
2 25 (27.17%) SQL Server
3 6 (6.52%) MariaDB
4 3 (3.26%) PostgreSQL
4 3 (3.26%) Relational Database
5 2 (2.17%) SQL Server 2005
5 2 (2.17%) SQL Server 2008
5 2 (2.17%) Hadoop
5 2 (2.17%) Oracle Reports
6 1 (1.09%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 20 (21.74%) Git (software)
2 13 (14.13%) Subversion
3 5 (5.43%) PHPUnit
3 5 (5.43%) Jenkins
4 4 (4.35%) Selenium
5 3 (3.26%) Hudson
5 3 (3.26%) JIRA
6 1 (1.09%) Oracle Forms
6 1 (1.09%) Dreamweaver
General
1 7 (7.61%) Automotive
2 3 (3.26%) Telecoms
3 1 (1.09%) Aerospace
3 1 (1.09%) Law
3 1 (1.09%) Retail
3 1 (1.09%) Electronics
Job Titles
1 25 (27.17%) Administrator
2 24 (26.09%) DBA
2 24 (26.09%) Developer
3 22 (23.91%) PHP Developer
4 14 (15.22%) Senior PHP Developer
4 14 (15.22%) Senior Developer
5 9 (9.78%) Systems Engineer
5 9 (9.78%) Cloud Engineer
6 7 (7.61%) Support Engineer
7 6 (6.52%) Software Developer
7 6 (6.52%) Tester
7 6 (6.52%) Software Engineer
8 5 (5.43%) IT Support
8 5 (5.43%) Senior IT Support
8 5 (5.43%) IT Support Engineer
8 5 (5.43%) Senior Support Engineer
9 4 (4.35%) Provisioning Engineer
10 3 (3.26%) Linux DevOps Engineer
10 3 (3.26%) Automated Tester
10 3 (3.26%) DevOps Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 23 (25.00%) HTML
2 21 (22.83%) CSS
3 17 (18.48%) jQuery
3 17 (18.48%) HTML5
3 17 (18.48%) CSS3
4 12 (13.04%) XML
5 11 (11.96%) Twitter Bootstrap
6 10 (10.87%) Web Services
7 8 (8.70%) Sensu
7 8 (8.70%) REST
8 6 (6.52%) .NET
8 6 (6.52%) Laravel
8 6 (6.52%) Symfony
9 5 (5.43%) Gherkin
10 3 (3.26%) Ajax
11 2 (2.17%) DHTML
11 2 (2.17%) XSL
11 2 (2.17%) XHTML
12 1 (1.09%) CGI
12 1 (1.09%) Zend Framework
Miscellaneous
1 7 (7.61%) Computer Science
2 6 (6.52%) User Experience
3 5 (5.43%) W3C
4 4 (4.35%) Data Centre
5 3 (3.26%) Management Information System
5 3 (3.26%) Replication
5 3 (3.26%) Analytical Skills
5 3 (3.26%) Wiki
6 2 (2.17%) Statistics
Operating Systems
1 58 (63.04%) Linux
2 22 (23.91%) Windows
3 18 (19.57%) CentOS
4 14 (15.22%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 5 (5.43%) Windows Server 2003
6 3 (3.26%) Debian
6 3 (3.26%) Ubuntu
6 3 (3.26%) Oracle Linux
7 2 (2.17%) Windows Server 2008
8 1 (1.09%) Solaris
8 1 (1.09%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 17 (18.48%) OO
2 15 (16.30%) Load Balancing
3 14 (15.22%) MVC
4 13 (14.13%) Open Source
4 13 (14.13%) DevOps
5 12 (13.04%) Capacity Planning
5 12 (13.04%) Agile Software Development
6 9 (9.78%) Service Delivery
6 9 (9.78%) OO PHP
6 9 (9.78%) Line Management
7 7 (7.61%) OOP
8 6 (6.52%) Software Engineering
8 6 (6.52%) Project Management
8 6 (6.52%) BDD
8 6 (6.52%) User Acceptance Testing
8 6 (6.52%) Web Development
9 5 (5.43%) Refactoring
9 5 (5.43%) Unit Testing
9 5 (5.43%) Continuous Integration
9 5 (5.43%) Scrum
Programming Languages
1 51 (55.43%) PHP
2 29 (31.52%) SQL
3 26 (28.26%) JavaScript
4 6 (6.52%) Perl
4 6 (6.52%) C#
4 6 (6.52%) Java
5 5 (5.43%) Bash Shell
5 5 (5.43%) Python
6 4 (4.35%) VB
7 3 (3.26%) Shell Script
7 3 (3.26%) Ruby
8 2 (2.17%) VB.NET
8 2 (2.17%) T-SQL
9 1 (1.09%) C++
9 1 (1.09%) PHP5
9 1 (1.09%) AWK
9 1 (1.09%) sed
Qualifications
1 13 (14.13%) Degree
2 4 (4.35%) ISEB
2 4 (4.35%) ISTQB
3 2 (2.17%) Security Cleared
3 2 (2.17%) MySQL Certification
3 2 (2.17%) IC3 Certification
4 1 (1.09%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (2.17%) SLA
2 1 (1.09%) QA
System Software
1 17 (18.48%) VMware Infrastructure
2 15 (16.30%) Hyper-V
3 3 (3.26%) Postfix
3 3 (3.26%) XenServer
3 3 (3.26%) VMware ESXi
3 3 (3.26%) Samba
3 3 (3.26%) iptables
4 2 (2.17%) Kamailio
4 2 (2.17%) OpenSIPS
4 2 (2.17%) KVM
Systems Management
1 8 (8.70%) OpenView
1 8 (8.70%) Nagios
1 8 (8.70%) Cacti
1 8 (8.70%) Ganglia
2 6 (6.52%) Puppet
3 3 (3.26%) Opscode Chef
3 3 (3.26%) Salt
3 3 (3.26%) ZABBIX
4 2 (2.17%) Graphite
5 1 (1.09%) Plesk
5 1 (1.09%) cPanel
Vendors
1 20 (21.74%) VMware
2 19 (20.65%) Red Hat
3 16 (17.39%) Cisco
3 16 (17.39%) Microsoft
4 15 (16.30%) HP
4 15 (16.30%) Juniper
5 10 (10.87%) Sun
6 8 (8.70%) BMC
6 8 (8.70%) Splunk
7 7 (7.61%) Zend
7 7 (7.61%) F5
8 3 (3.26%) Google
8 3 (3.26%) Citrix
8 3 (3.26%) Oracle
9 2 (2.17%) Eloqua
10 1 (1.09%) Adobe
Reading, Berkshire
Senitor Associates
Salary: £25000 - £37000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Reading, Berkshire
Circle Recruitment
Salary: £45000 - £60000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Reading
NFP Group Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £50000 per annum
Posted: 24 days ago
Reading
Oracle
Salary: excellent salary - negotiable
Posted: 25 days ago