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

Location
3 months to
2 Sep 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Linux Professional Institute Certification (LPIC)
Rank 853 867 860
Rank change year-on-year
+14 -7
Permanent jobs citing LPIC 8 19 4
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 0.008% 0.018% 0.004%
As % of the Qualifications category 0.029% 0.065% 0.015%
Number of salaries quoted 6 16 3
Average salary £55,700 £50,000 £47,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+11.40% +5.26%
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £28,000 -
% change year-on-year
+42.85% -
LPIC
UK

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Qualifications category in permanent jobs advertised in the England region.

Qualifications Category
England
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Qualifications category
28057 29237 27206
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 27.16% 26.97% 26.99%
Number of salaries quoted 22808 22872 22336
Average salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £65,000 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+2.40% +3.75%

LPIC
Jobs Demand Trend in England

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing LPIC across the England region as a proportion of the total demand within the Qualifications category.

LPIC Jobs Demand Trend in England

LPIC
Salary Trend in England

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

LPIC Salary Trend in England

LPIC
Salary Histogram in England

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing LPIC across the England region over the 3 months to 2 September 2015.

LPIC Salary Histogram in England

LPIC
Job Locations in England

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing LPIC within the England region over the 3 months to 2 September 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
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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
London -1 3 £67,500 +35.00%
East of England +5 2 £43,900 +62.59%
South West -15 1 £36,500 -
South East -18 1 - -
East Midlands - 1 £40,000 -
LPIC
UK

LPIC
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 2 September 2015, IT jobs across the England region citing LPIC 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 LPIC.

1 29 (100.00%) Linux
2 21 (72.41%) Apache
3 19 (65.52%) UNIX
4 17 (58.62%) Shell Script
5 16 (55.17%) Bash Shell
6 15 (51.72%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 14 (48.28%) Python
8 13 (44.83%) Windows
9 12 (41.38%) ITIL
9 12 (41.38%) Red Hat
10 11 (37.93%) RHCE
11 10 (34.48%) AIX
11 10 (34.48%) Ubuntu
11 10 (34.48%) Ruby
11 10 (34.48%) Opscode Chef
11 10 (34.48%) Performance Analysis
11 10 (34.48%) RHCSA
12 9 (31.03%) CentOS
12 9 (31.03%) Linux+ Certification
12 9 (31.03%) Tomcat
12 9 (31.03%) SAN
13 8 (27.59%) Debian
13 8 (27.59%) LPAR
13 8 (27.59%) Puppet
13 8 (27.59%) PowerHA
13 8 (27.59%) Amazon AWS
14 7 (24.14%) SUSE
14 7 (24.14%) Change Management
14 7 (24.14%) TCP/IP
15 6 (20.69%) PostgreSQL

LPIC
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 2 September 2015, IT jobs across the England region citing LPIC 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 LPIC. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 21 (72.41%) Apache
2 9 (31.03%) Tomcat
3 4 (13.79%) Zope
3 4 (13.79%) Plone
3 4 (13.79%) WebLogic
4 2 (6.90%) IIS
4 2 (6.90%) JBoss
5 1 (3.45%) nginx
5 1 (3.45%) OpenStack
Applications
1 5 (17.24%) MS Office
2 4 (13.79%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 2 (6.90%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 8 (27.59%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 9 (31.03%) SAN
2 7 (24.14%) TCP/IP
3 5 (17.24%) LDAP
4 4 (13.79%) DNS
4 4 (13.79%) Firewall
5 3 (10.34%) VPN
5 3 (10.34%) DHCP
6 2 (6.90%) SSL
6 2 (6.90%) Intrusion Detection
7 1 (3.45%) Network Security
7 1 (3.45%) Cisco ASA
7 1 (3.45%) HTTP
7 1 (3.45%) LAN
7 1 (3.45%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (20.69%) PostgreSQL
2 4 (13.79%) SQL Server
3 3 (10.34%) MySQL
4 2 (6.90%) SQL Server 2008
4 2 (6.90%) MongoDB
Development Applications
1 1 (3.45%) Jenkins
General
1 4 (13.79%) Law
2 3 (10.34%) Telecoms
3 2 (6.90%) Finance
3 2 (6.90%) Manufacturing
3 2 (6.90%) Marketing
3 2 (6.90%) Electronics
Job Titles
1 16 (55.17%) Administrator
2 15 (51.72%) Linux Administrator
3 6 (20.69%) Systems Administrator
4 5 (17.24%) Linux Systems Administrator
4 5 (17.24%) AIX Administrator
5 4 (13.79%) Linux Engineer
5 4 (13.79%) Linux Support
5 4 (13.79%) Support Consultant
5 4 (13.79%) Technical Support
5 4 (13.79%) Consultant
6 3 (10.34%) Technical Consultant
6 3 (10.34%) Technical Support Consultant
7 2 (6.90%) Support Engineer
7 2 (6.90%) Systems Engineer
7 2 (6.90%) Windows Administrator
7 2 (6.90%) Windows Systems Administrator
7 2 (6.90%) Linux Support Engineer
8 1 (3.45%) DevOps Engineer
8 1 (3.45%) Linux DevOps Engineer
8 1 (3.45%) Linux Technician
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (10.34%) Web Services
2 1 (3.45%) LAMP
Miscellaneous
1 8 (27.59%) LPAR
2 4 (13.79%) Analytical Skills
2 4 (13.79%) Derivative
3 2 (6.90%) DTV
3 2 (6.90%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 29 (100.00%) Linux
2 19 (65.52%) UNIX
3 15 (51.72%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 13 (44.83%) Windows
5 10 (34.48%) AIX
5 10 (34.48%) Ubuntu
6 9 (31.03%) CentOS
7 8 (27.59%) Debian
8 7 (24.14%) SUSE
9 4 (13.79%) Windows Server 2008
9 4 (13.79%) FreeBSD
9 4 (13.79%) SUSE Linux Enterprise Server
10 2 (6.90%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (41.38%) ITIL
2 10 (34.48%) Performance Analysis
3 7 (24.14%) Change Management
4 5 (17.24%) Load Balancing
4 5 (17.24%) Configuration Management
5 4 (13.79%) Time Management
6 2 (6.90%) Security Hardening
6 2 (6.90%) Project Management
6 2 (6.90%) Business Intelligence
6 2 (6.90%) Digital Marketing
6 2 (6.90%) Programme Management
6 2 (6.90%) Business Development
7 1 (3.45%) Continuous Integration
7 1 (3.45%) DevOps
Programming Languages
1 17 (58.62%) Shell Script
2 16 (55.17%) Bash Shell
3 14 (48.28%) Python
4 10 (34.48%) Ruby
5 5 (17.24%) Perl
6 3 (10.34%) PowerShell
7 2 (6.90%) Java
7 2 (6.90%) JavaScript
7 2 (6.90%) SQL
7 2 (6.90%) T-SQL
8 1 (3.45%) Fortran
8 1 (3.45%) PHP
8 1 (3.45%) C
Qualifications
1 11 (37.93%) RHCE
2 10 (34.48%) RHCSA
3 9 (31.03%) Linux+ Certification
4 4 (13.79%) CCNA
4 4 (13.79%) Cisco Certification
5 3 (10.34%) Microsoft Certification
6 2 (6.90%) MCITP
7 1 (3.45%) Degree
7 1 (3.45%) MCSE
7 1 (3.45%) CCNP
7 1 (3.45%) A+ Certification
7 1 (3.45%) Security+ Certification
7 1 (3.45%) Network+ Certification
7 1 (3.45%) Server+ Certification
System Software
1 8 (27.59%) PowerHA
2 5 (17.24%) VMware Infrastructure
3 2 (6.90%) Hyper-V
3 2 (6.90%) Postfix
3 2 (6.90%) VMware ESXi
3 2 (6.90%) KVM
3 2 (6.90%) iptables
3 2 (6.90%) Xen
4 1 (3.45%) NFS
4 1 (3.45%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 10 (34.48%) Opscode Chef
2 8 (27.59%) Puppet
3 5 (17.24%) Ansible
4 3 (10.34%) Tivoli Storage Manager
5 2 (6.90%) HAProxy
Vendors
1 12 (41.38%) Red Hat
2 6 (20.69%) VMware
3 4 (13.79%) Oracle
4 2 (6.90%) SAP
4 2 (6.90%) IBM
4 2 (6.90%) Microsoft
4 2 (6.90%) Citrix
5 1 (3.45%) HP
5 1 (3.45%) Dell
5 1 (3.45%) Cisco
5 1 (3.45%) F5
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