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 13 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
13 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
LAMP Stack (Linux, Apache, MySQL/MariaDB, PHP/Perl/Python)
Rank 166 232 197
Rank change year-on-year
+66 -35
Permanent jobs citing LAMP 91 90 125
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 1.37% 0.88% 1.19%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 3.90% 2.67% 3.03%
Number of salaries quoted 88 74 116
Average salary £47,750 £47,500 £43,750
Average salary % change year-on-year
+0.52% +8.57%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £40,000 £26,250
10% offered a salary of more than £66,500 £64,250 £57,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £35,000
% change year-on-year
+6.66% +7.14%
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
2332 3365 4129
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 35.22% 32.92% 39.35%
Number of salaries quoted 2084 3000 3554
Average salary £57,500 £54,000 £52,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.48% +2.85%
90% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £37,314 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £80,000 £75,000 £72,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+5.00% +3.89%

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 13 February 2016.

LAMP Salary Histogram in the City of London

LAMP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the City of London

For the 6 months to 13 February 2016, 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.

1 132 (79.04%) MySQL
2 124 (74.25%) Linux
3 106 (63.47%) PHP
4 78 (46.71%) Apache
5 70 (41.92%) SQL
6 69 (41.32%) JavaScript
7 62 (37.13%) HTML
8 59 (35.33%) CSS
8 59 (35.33%) Puppet
9 57 (34.13%) Python
10 53 (31.74%) Git (software)
11 52 (31.14%) Agile Software Development
12 49 (29.34%) Bash Shell
13 48 (28.74%) jQuery
14 45 (26.95%) DevOps
15 43 (25.75%) Subversion
16 41 (24.55%) Java
17 40 (23.95%) Continuous Integration
18 38 (22.75%) MVC
19 37 (22.16%) Web Services
19 37 (22.16%) Finance
19 37 (22.16%) HTML5
20 36 (21.56%) OO
20 36 (21.56%) Windows
21 35 (20.96%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
22 34 (20.36%) Symfony
23 33 (19.76%) VMware
23 33 (19.76%) Tomcat
23 33 (19.76%) Perl
24 31 (18.56%) Red Hat

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

For the 6 months to 13 February 2016, 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 78 (46.71%) Apache
2 33 (19.76%) Tomcat
3 18 (10.78%) JBoss
3 18 (10.78%) WebSphere
4 14 (8.38%) WebSphere Application Server
5 12 (7.19%) Moodle
6 11 (6.59%) IIS
7 8 (4.79%) nginx
8 7 (4.19%) Confluence
8 7 (4.19%) MediaWiki
8 7 (4.19%) Node.js
9 5 (2.99%) Apache Pig
9 5 (2.99%) Drupal
9 5 (2.99%) Exchange Server 2013
9 5 (2.99%) GlassFish
10 4 (2.40%) CloudStack
10 4 (2.40%) MS Exchange
10 4 (2.40%) OpenStack
10 4 (2.40%) WebLogic
10 4 (2.40%) WordPress
Applications
1 6 (3.59%) MS Excel
2 2 (1.20%) Adobe Illustrator
2 2 (1.20%) Photoshop
3 1 (0.60%) Fireworks
Business Applications
1 4 (2.40%) Magento
1 4 (2.40%) Oracle EBS
2 1 (0.60%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 20 (11.98%) Amazon AWS
2 13 (7.78%) GitHub
3 10 (5.99%) SaaS
4 5 (2.99%) OpenShift
5 4 (2.40%) Amazon S3
5 4 (2.40%) Datadog
6 3 (1.80%) AWS CloudFormation
6 3 (1.80%) Microsoft Azure
7 2 (1.20%) Amazon EC2
7 2 (1.20%) Cloud Computing
7 2 (1.20%) Joyent
8 1 (0.60%) Amazon CloudWatch
Communications & Networking
1 21 (12.57%) Firewall
1 21 (12.57%) SSH
2 18 (10.78%) LDAP
3 16 (9.58%) DNS
4 10 (5.99%) Extranet
4 10 (5.99%) Intranet
4 10 (5.99%) VPN
5 9 (5.39%) TCP/IP
6 8 (4.79%) iSCSI
7 7 (4.19%) BGP
7 7 (4.19%) EIGRP
7 7 (4.19%) IPsec
7 7 (4.19%) IPv6
7 7 (4.19%) LAN
7 7 (4.19%) Network Security
7 7 (4.19%) OSPF
7 7 (4.19%) WAN
8 6 (3.59%) DHCP
8 6 (3.59%) OpenLDAP
8 6 (3.59%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 132 (79.04%) MySQL
2 22 (13.17%) Relational Database
3 20 (11.98%) MongoDB
4 19 (11.38%) PostgreSQL
5 14 (8.38%) Apache Cassandra
6 11 (6.59%) NoSQL
7 10 (5.99%) SQL Server
8 9 (5.39%) MariaDB
9 7 (4.19%) Redis
10 6 (3.59%) Hadoop
11 5 (2.99%) Apache Hive
11 5 (2.99%) Riak
12 4 (2.40%) Big Data
13 2 (1.20%) SQLite
14 1 (0.60%) DB2
14 1 (0.60%) SQL Server 2012
14 1 (0.60%) SQL Server 2014
Development Applications
1 53 (31.74%) Git (software)
2 43 (25.75%) Subversion
3 30 (17.96%) Jenkins
4 14 (8.38%) JIRA
5 13 (7.78%) FogBugz
5 13 (7.78%) Mercurial
5 13 (7.78%) Redmine
5 13 (7.78%) Trac
6 7 (4.19%) Hudson
6 7 (4.19%) TeamCity
7 6 (3.59%) Maven
8 5 (2.99%) JUnit
8 5 (2.99%) Mockito
9 4 (2.40%) GitLab
9 4 (2.40%) PHPUnit
9 4 (2.40%) Selenium
10 1 (0.60%) LoadRunner
10 1 (0.60%) Selenium IDE
10 1 (0.60%) SonarQube
10 1 (0.60%) Sonatype Nexus
General
1 37 (22.16%) Finance
2 17 (10.18%) Law
3 9 (5.39%) French Language
4 8 (4.79%) Marketing
5 7 (4.19%) Publishing
6 5 (2.99%) Games
7 3 (1.80%) Telecoms
8 2 (1.20%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 81 (48.50%) Developer
2 65 (38.92%) PHP Developer
3 26 (15.57%) Administrator
3 26 (15.57%) Systems Administrator
4 23 (13.77%) Linux Engineer
5 21 (12.57%) LAMP Developer
5 21 (12.57%) Senior Developer
6 20 (11.98%) Linux Administrator
6 20 (11.98%) Linux Systems Administrator
7 17 (10.18%) DevOps Engineer
8 16 (9.58%) PHP LAMP Developer
8 16 (9.58%) Senior PHP Developer
9 14 (8.38%) MySQL Developer
9 14 (8.38%) PHP MySQL Developer
10 13 (7.78%) Senior MySQL Developer
11 12 (7.19%) Junior
11 12 (7.19%) Linux/Unix DevOps
12 11 (6.59%) Linux Developer
12 11 (6.59%) Linux DevOps Engineer
12 11 (6.59%) Technical Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 62 (37.13%) HTML
2 59 (35.33%) CSS
3 48 (28.74%) jQuery
4 37 (22.16%) HTML5
4 37 (22.16%) Web Services
5 34 (20.36%) Symfony
6 17 (10.18%) AngularJS
7 15 (8.98%) Ajax
7 15 (8.98%) CSS3
8 13 (7.78%) LAPP Stack
9 11 (6.59%) LEMP Stack
10 10 (5.99%) Sass
10 10 (5.99%) Zend Framework
11 9 (5.39%) J2EE
11 9 (5.39%) JSON
12 8 (4.79%) RabbitMQ
12 8 (4.79%) REST
13 7 (4.19%) SOAP
13 7 (4.19%) Spring
13 7 (4.19%) Yii
Miscellaneous
1 13 (7.78%) Computer Science
2 12 (7.19%) Management Information System
3 11 (6.59%) e-Learning
3 11 (6.59%) Learning Management System
3 11 (6.59%) VLE
4 9 (5.39%) Data Centre
5 8 (4.79%) Fintech
6 7 (4.19%) Wiki
7 5 (2.99%) Clustering
7 5 (2.99%) Replication
8 4 (2.40%) PKI
9 3 (1.80%) iPad
9 3 (1.80%) User Experience
10 2 (1.20%) Analytical Skills
10 2 (1.20%) Data Integration
10 2 (1.20%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
10 2 (1.20%) Mobile App
11 1 (0.60%) Hybrid Cloud
11 1 (0.60%) iPhone
11 1 (0.60%) Private Cloud
Operating Systems
1 124 (74.25%) Linux
2 36 (21.56%) Windows
3 35 (20.96%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 28 (16.77%) Unix
5 24 (14.37%) CentOS
5 24 (14.37%) Debian
6 18 (10.78%) Ubuntu
7 12 (7.19%) Windows Server
8 7 (4.19%) Windows Server 2003
9 6 (3.59%) Android
10 5 (2.99%) Apple iOS
11 2 (1.20%) Windows Server 2008
11 2 (1.20%) Windows Server 2012
12 1 (0.60%) SUSE
12 1 (0.60%) SUSE Linux Enterprise Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 52 (31.14%) Agile Software Development
2 45 (26.95%) DevOps
3 40 (23.95%) Continuous Integration
4 38 (22.75%) MVC
5 36 (21.56%) OO
6 28 (16.77%) Scrum
7 26 (15.57%) Project Management
8 20 (11.98%) Disaster Recovery
8 20 (11.98%) Open Source
9 18 (10.78%) Data Modelling
10 17 (10.18%) Web Development
11 16 (9.58%) E-Commerce
11 16 (9.58%) Mentoring
11 16 (9.58%) OO PHP
12 15 (8.98%) Coaching
12 15 (8.98%) OOP
13 14 (8.38%) Kanban
14 13 (7.78%) Defect Tracking
14 13 (7.78%) Waterfall
15 11 (6.59%) Build Automation
Programming Languages
1 106 (63.47%) PHP
2 70 (41.92%) SQL
3 69 (41.32%) JavaScript
4 57 (34.13%) Python
5 49 (29.34%) Bash Shell
6 41 (24.55%) Java
7 33 (19.76%) Perl
8 27 (16.17%) Ruby
9 25 (14.97%) PHP 5
10 19 (11.38%) Shell Script
11 5 (2.99%) C
11 5 (2.99%) Go
12 4 (2.40%) T-SQL
13 2 (1.20%) AWK
13 2 (1.20%) PowerShell
13 2 (1.20%) sed
14 1 (0.60%) C#
14 1 (0.60%) PHP 7
Qualifications
1 13 (7.78%) Degree
2 4 (2.40%) NCDA
2 4 (2.40%) RHCE
2 4 (2.40%) RHCT
3 2 (1.20%) CCNA
3 2 (1.20%) Cisco Certification
3 2 (1.20%) Microsoft Certification
4 1 (0.60%) ISEB
4 1 (0.60%) ISTQB
4 1 (0.60%) ITIL Certification
4 1 (0.60%) MCITP
4 1 (0.60%) MCP
4 1 (0.60%) MCSA
4 1 (0.60%) MCSE
4 1 (0.60%) RHCSA
4 1 (0.60%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 10 (5.99%) QA
System Software
1 21 (12.57%) VMware Infrastructure
2 16 (9.58%) Active Directory
3 11 (6.59%) XenServer
4 10 (5.99%) NFS
5 9 (5.39%) Xen
6 8 (4.79%) Postfix
6 8 (4.79%) Samba
6 8 (4.79%) VMware ESX
7 7 (4.19%) iptables
7 7 (4.19%) KVM
8 6 (3.59%) Varnish
9 5 (2.99%) Docker
10 4 (2.40%) vSphere
10 4 (2.40%) XenApp
11 3 (1.80%) Corosync
11 3 (1.80%) GFS2
12 1 (0.60%) Hyper-V
12 1 (0.60%) Sendmail
12 1 (0.60%) Shibboleth
12 1 (0.60%) Snort
Systems Management
1 59 (35.33%) Puppet
2 28 (16.77%) Opscode Chef
3 26 (15.57%) Ansible
4 21 (12.57%) Nagios
4 21 (12.57%) ZABBIX
5 15 (8.98%) Salt
6 7 (4.19%) Terraform
7 5 (2.99%) Backup Exec
8 4 (2.40%) Cacti
8 4 (2.40%) Cobbler
8 4 (2.40%) Rundeck
8 4 (2.40%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
8 4 (2.40%) Tivoli
9 3 (1.80%) Pacemaker
10 2 (1.20%) CFEngine
11 1 (0.60%) CA Service Virtualization
11 1 (0.60%) Kubernetes
11 1 (0.60%) SCCM
11 1 (0.60%) SCVMM
11 1 (0.60%) WSUS
Vendors
1 33 (19.76%) VMware
2 31 (18.56%) Red Hat
3 26 (15.57%) Zend
4 22 (13.17%) Oracle
5 13 (7.78%) Salesforce.com
6 12 (7.19%) Google
7 11 (6.59%) Citrix
8 9 (5.39%) Microsoft
9 6 (3.59%) IBM
9 6 (3.59%) Rackspace
10 5 (2.99%) HP
10 5 (2.99%) New Relic
10 5 (2.99%) Percona
11 4 (2.40%) Akamai
11 4 (2.40%) EnterpriseDB
11 4 (2.40%) Facebook
11 4 (2.40%) NetApp
11 4 (2.40%) SaltStack
11 4 (2.40%) Symantec
12 3 (1.80%) Twitter
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