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

Location
3 months to
28 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
LAMP (Linux, Apache, MySQL, Perl PHP Python)
Rank 232 239 202
Rank change year-on-year
+7 -37
Permanent jobs citing LAMP 71 89 127
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 0.73% 0.76% 1.07%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 2.07% 2.03% 2.75%
Number of salaries quoted 67 79 113
Average salary £50,000 £52,500 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-4.76% +16.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £36,500 £34,000 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £70,000 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £35,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -6.66%
LAMP
London

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 City of London region.

Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
City of London
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
3432 4387 4613
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 35.48% 37.40% 39.01%
Number of salaries quoted 2919 3808 4158
Average salary £55,000 £52,500 £52,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+4.76% -
90% offered a salary of more than £37,500 £37,500 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £77,500 £72,500 £75,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%

LAMP
Jobs Demand Trend in the City of London

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

LAMP Jobs Demand Trend in the City of London

LAMP
Salary Trend in the City of London

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

LAMP Salary Trend in the City of London

LAMP
Salary Histogram in the City of London

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing LAMP across the City of London region over the 3 months to 28 August 2015.

LAMP Salary Histogram in the City of London

LAMP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the City of London

For the 6 months to 28 August 2015, IT jobs across the City of London 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.

1 107 (72.79%) PHP
2 101 (68.71%) MySQL
3 93 (63.27%) Linux
4 64 (43.54%) HTML
5 60 (40.82%) JavaScript
6 44 (29.93%) DevOps
7 43 (29.25%) CSS
7 43 (29.25%) Apache
7 43 (29.25%) Agile Software Development
8 40 (27.21%) VMware
8 40 (27.21%) Java
8 40 (27.21%) Git (software)
9 38 (25.85%) jQuery
10 36 (24.49%) Puppet
11 33 (22.45%) SQL
12 30 (20.41%) Drupal
12 30 (20.41%) Bash Shell
13 28 (19.05%) Windows
14 27 (18.37%) Continuous Integration
15 26 (17.69%) Perl
15 26 (17.69%) MVC
16 25 (17.01%) Web Services
16 25 (17.01%) Ruby
16 25 (17.01%) Opscode Chef
17 23 (15.65%) CentOS
17 23 (15.65%) OO
18 22 (14.97%) E-Commerce
18 22 (14.97%) VMware Infrastructure
18 22 (14.97%) HTML5
19 21 (14.29%) Zend

LAMP
Top Related IT Skills in the City of London by Category

For the 6 months to 28 August 2015, IT jobs across the City of London 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 (29.25%) Apache
2 30 (20.41%) Drupal
3 17 (11.56%) nginx
3 17 (11.56%) Tomcat
4 12 (8.16%) CMS
4 12 (8.16%) Confluence
5 7 (4.76%) MediaWiki
6 6 (4.08%) SharePoint
6 6 (4.08%) WordPress
7 5 (3.40%) JBoss
7 5 (3.40%) OpenStack
7 5 (3.40%) Exchange Server 2013
8 4 (2.72%) Node.js
8 4 (2.72%) Moodle
9 3 (2.04%) Joomla!
9 3 (2.04%) MS Exchange
9 3 (2.04%) WebLogic
9 3 (2.04%) IIS
10 2 (1.36%) Elasticsearch
11 1 (0.68%) WebSphere
Applications
1 7 (4.76%) MS Excel
2 1 (0.68%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 3 (2.04%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 11 (7.48%) Amazon AWS
2 7 (4.76%) Cloud Computing
3 5 (3.40%) SaaS
4 1 (0.68%) Route 53
4 1 (0.68%) Virtual Private Cloud
4 1 (0.68%) Amazon Glacier
4 1 (0.68%) Amazon EC2
4 1 (0.68%) Amazon S3
Communications & Networking
1 14 (9.52%) Firewall
2 9 (6.12%) TCP/IP
2 9 (6.12%) VPN
2 9 (6.12%) DNS
3 8 (5.44%) LDAP
3 8 (5.44%) HTTP
4 7 (4.76%) IPv6
4 7 (4.76%) IPsec
4 7 (4.76%) OSPF
4 7 (4.76%) BGP
4 7 (4.76%) EIGRP
4 7 (4.76%) LAN
4 7 (4.76%) WAN
4 7 (4.76%) Network Security
5 6 (4.08%) Internet
6 5 (3.40%) Reverse Proxy
6 5 (3.40%) Cisco IOS
7 4 (2.72%) DHCP
8 3 (2.04%) SMTP
8 3 (2.04%) VLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 101 (68.71%) MySQL
2 18 (12.24%) SQL Server
3 14 (9.52%) Relational Database
4 12 (8.16%) PostgreSQL
5 8 (5.44%) MongoDB
6 7 (4.76%) Redis
6 7 (4.76%) Oracle Database
7 5 (3.40%) SQLite
8 4 (2.72%) RDBMS
9 3 (2.04%) QlikView
10 2 (1.36%) Data Warehouse
10 2 (1.36%) Ingres
10 2 (1.36%) Hadoop
10 2 (1.36%) NoSQL
10 2 (1.36%) Oracle Database 12c
11 1 (0.68%) Couchbase
11 1 (0.68%) Amazon RDS
11 1 (0.68%) Apache Hive
11 1 (0.68%) SQL Server Reporting Services
11 1 (0.68%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 40 (27.21%) Git (software)
2 21 (14.29%) Subversion
3 18 (12.24%) Jenkins
4 13 (8.84%) JIRA
5 8 (5.44%) Hudson
6 6 (4.08%) Selenium
7 4 (2.72%) LoadRunner
7 4 (2.72%) Team Foundation Server
7 4 (2.72%) SonarQube
8 3 (2.04%) Maven
9 2 (1.36%) PHPUnit
9 2 (1.36%) TeamCity
10 1 (0.68%) PhpStorm
10 1 (0.68%) Appcelerator Titanium
10 1 (0.68%) Redmine
10 1 (0.68%) Behat
10 1 (0.68%) Firebug
10 1 (0.68%) Bugzilla
10 1 (0.68%) NetBeans
10 1 (0.68%) Visual Studio
General
1 8 (5.44%) Telecoms
1 8 (5.44%) Finance
1 8 (5.44%) Billing
2 7 (4.76%) Advertising
2 7 (4.76%) Publishing
3 4 (2.72%) Marketing
4 3 (2.04%) Legal
5 2 (1.36%) Law
5 2 (1.36%) Retail
6 1 (0.68%) Electronics
6 1 (0.68%) Games
6 1 (0.68%) Banking
Job Titles
1 73 (49.66%) Developer
2 40 (27.21%) PHP Developer
3 21 (14.29%) Administrator
3 21 (14.29%) Systems Administrator
4 19 (12.93%) DevOps Engineer
5 14 (9.52%) Drupal Developer
6 13 (8.84%) Web Developer
7 9 (6.12%) Consultant
8 8 (5.44%) PHP LAMP Developer
8 8 (5.44%) PHP MySQL Developer
8 8 (5.44%) Linux Systems Administrator
8 8 (5.44%) Linux Administrator
8 8 (5.44%) Linux DevOps Engineer
9 7 (4.76%) DevOps Consultant
10 6 (4.08%) Agile Project Manager
10 6 (4.08%) Project Manager
10 6 (4.08%) Senior Developer
11 5 (3.40%) Network Engineer
11 5 (3.40%) Systems Engineer
11 5 (3.40%) Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 64 (43.54%) HTML
2 43 (29.25%) CSS
3 38 (25.85%) jQuery
4 25 (17.01%) Web Services
5 22 (14.97%) HTML5
6 18 (12.24%) Symfony
7 16 (10.88%) .NET
8 15 (10.20%) Ajax
9 14 (9.52%) WAMP
10 11 (7.48%) CakePHP
10 11 (7.48%) AngularJS
11 10 (6.80%) CSS3
12 8 (5.44%) XML
13 7 (4.76%) XHTML
13 7 (4.76%) ASP.NET
13 7 (4.76%) Yii
13 7 (4.76%) Memcached
13 7 (4.76%) Backbone.js
14 6 (4.08%) Laravel
15 5 (3.40%) REST
Miscellaneous
1 16 (10.88%) Data Centre
2 12 (8.16%) Mobile App
3 11 (7.48%) Computer Science
4 8 (5.44%) Wiki
4 8 (5.44%) Digital Media
5 7 (4.76%) Data Integration
6 5 (3.40%) User Experience
7 4 (2.72%) Analytical Skills
7 4 (2.72%) Tandem
8 2 (1.36%) BBC
8 2 (1.36%) EqualLogic
8 2 (1.36%) Xbox
9 1 (0.68%) Social Media
9 1 (0.68%) W3C
9 1 (0.68%) Enterprise Software
9 1 (0.68%) Clustering
9 1 (0.68%) Statistics
9 1 (0.68%) Semantic Web
9 1 (0.68%) Visualisation
9 1 (0.68%) Social Network
Operating Systems
1 93 (63.27%) Linux
2 28 (19.05%) Windows
3 23 (15.65%) CentOS
4 19 (12.93%) Ubuntu
5 16 (10.88%) UNIX
6 13 (8.84%) Debian
7 9 (6.12%) Apple iOS
7 9 (6.12%) Android
8 7 (4.76%) Windows Server 2003
8 7 (4.76%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
9 6 (4.08%) Windows Server 2012
10 4 (2.72%) Mac OS X
11 3 (2.04%) Windows Server 2008
12 1 (0.68%) VMS
Processes & Methodologies
1 44 (29.93%) DevOps
2 43 (29.25%) Agile Software Development
3 27 (18.37%) Continuous Integration
4 26 (17.69%) MVC
5 23 (15.65%) OO
6 22 (14.97%) E-Commerce
7 21 (14.29%) Scrum
8 15 (10.20%) TDD
8 15 (10.20%) ITIL
8 15 (10.20%) Web Development
9 13 (8.84%) Configuration Management
10 12 (8.16%) Disaster Recovery
11 11 (7.48%) Unit Testing
11 11 (7.48%) OO PHP
12 10 (6.80%) Open Source
12 10 (6.80%) BDD
12 10 (6.80%) Build Automation
12 10 (6.80%) Web Design
12 10 (6.80%) PRINCE2
13 9 (6.12%) Service Delivery
Programming Languages
1 107 (72.79%) PHP
2 60 (40.82%) JavaScript
3 40 (27.21%) Java
4 33 (22.45%) SQL
5 30 (20.41%) Bash Shell
6 26 (17.69%) Perl
7 25 (17.01%) Ruby
8 21 (14.29%) Python
9 9 (6.12%) PHP5
10 6 (4.08%) C
11 5 (3.40%) C#
12 4 (2.72%) PowerShell
13 3 (2.04%) Shell Script
13 3 (2.04%) C++
14 2 (1.36%) PL/SQL
15 1 (0.68%) VB
Qualifications
1 11 (7.48%) Degree
2 1 (0.68%) RHCSA
2 1 (0.68%) PRINCE2 Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 20 (13.61%) QA
2 2 (1.36%) SLA
System Software
1 22 (14.97%) VMware Infrastructure
2 12 (8.16%) Varnish
3 10 (6.80%) XenServer
4 8 (5.44%) Postfix
5 7 (4.76%) Samba
5 7 (4.76%) KVM
5 7 (4.76%) iptables
6 5 (3.40%) Xen
6 5 (3.40%) Hyper-V
7 4 (2.72%) NFS
8 3 (2.04%) Terminal Services
9 1 (0.68%) VirtualBox
Systems Management
1 36 (24.49%) Puppet
2 25 (17.01%) Opscode Chef
3 15 (10.20%) Ansible
4 13 (8.84%) ZABBIX
5 8 (5.44%) Nagios
6 7 (4.76%) Salt
7 4 (2.72%) Cacti
7 4 (2.72%) CA LISA
8 3 (2.04%) Sysprep
8 3 (2.04%) Tivoli
9 2 (1.36%) Vagrant
10 1 (0.68%) Netcool
10 1 (0.68%) Icinga
10 1 (0.68%) logstash
Vendors
1 40 (27.21%) VMware
2 21 (14.29%) Zend
3 16 (10.88%) Red Hat
4 14 (9.52%) Oracle
5 10 (6.80%) Microsoft
5 10 (6.80%) Citrix
6 9 (6.12%) IBM
6 9 (6.12%) CA
7 8 (5.44%) EMC
8 6 (4.08%) Cisco
9 5 (3.40%) Cognos
9 5 (3.40%) BMC
9 5 (3.40%) Sencha
9 5 (3.40%) ServiceNow
10 4 (2.72%) AppDynamics
10 4 (2.72%) Pega
10 4 (2.72%) Coverity
10 4 (2.72%) HP
11 3 (2.04%) NetApp
12 2 (1.36%) Juniper
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Capita Resourcing - IT Resourcing
Salary: £40000 - £65000 per annum + BENEFITS + BONUSES
Posted: 7 hours ago
City, London
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Salary: £33000 - £40000 per annum
Posted: 8 hours ago
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First Point
Salary: £35000.00 - £45000.00 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
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First Point
Salary: £50000.00 - £65000.00 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
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First Point
Salary: £35000.00 - £45000.00 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
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Salary: £40000 - £65000 per annum + 29 days hols, bonus
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Interquest - IQ Public Sector
Salary: £25000 - £30000 per annum
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Salary: £55000 - £60000 per annum + Package
Posted: 3 days ago
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Salary: From £70,000 to £100,000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago