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

Location
3 months to
6 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Linux Professional Institute Certification (LPIC)
Rank 845 881 863
Rank change year-on-year
+36 -18
Permanent jobs citing LPIC 24 10 3
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 0.023% 0.009% 0.003%
As % of the Qualifications category 0.086% 0.033% 0.011%
Number of salaries quoted 18 10 2
Average salary £37,500 £50,000 £27,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-25.00% +81.81%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £28,500 £23,500
10% offered a salary of more than £52,750 £59,000 £31,500
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 - £32,500
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
28013 30131 28368
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 27.29% 27.28% 27.76%
Number of salaries quoted 22124 24356 23158
Average salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,500 £27,000
10% offered a salary of more than £67,500 £65,000 £67,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -

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 6 May 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 6 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
East of England - 14 £33,750 -
London +21 6 £50,000 -
East Midlands - 2 £40,000 -
South East - 2 £37,500 -
LPIC
UK

LPIC
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 6 May 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 39 (90.70%) Linux
2 22 (51.16%) Red Hat
3 19 (44.19%) Windows
3 19 (44.19%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 19 (44.19%) Bash Shell
4 18 (41.86%) VMware
5 16 (37.21%) Ubuntu
5 16 (37.21%) UNIX
5 16 (37.21%) Apache
6 15 (34.88%) Cisco Certification
6 15 (34.88%) CCNA
7 14 (32.56%) Shell Script
8 13 (30.23%) Change Management
8 13 (30.23%) TCP/IP
8 13 (30.23%) Python
9 12 (27.91%) ITIL
9 12 (27.91%) CentOS
10 11 (25.58%) Tomcat
11 10 (23.26%) AIX
11 10 (23.26%) Performance Analysis
12 9 (20.93%) Opscode Chef
12 9 (20.93%) PostgreSQL
12 9 (20.93%) Cisco
12 9 (20.93%) IBM
12 9 (20.93%) Microsoft Certification
12 9 (20.93%) RHCE
13 8 (18.60%) SAN
13 8 (18.60%) Configuration Management
13 8 (18.60%) PowerHA
13 8 (18.60%) LPAR

LPIC
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 6 May 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 16 (37.21%) Apache
2 11 (25.58%) Tomcat
3 6 (13.95%) MS Exchange
3 6 (13.95%) Zope
3 6 (13.95%) Plone
4 3 (6.98%) Confluence
4 3 (6.98%) JBoss
5 2 (4.65%) IIS
6 1 (2.33%) WebLogic
6 1 (2.33%) Exchange Server 2010
6 1 (2.33%) OpenStack
6 1 (2.33%) nginx
Applications
1 5 (11.63%) MS Office
2 4 (9.30%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 2 (4.65%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 4 (9.30%) Amazon AWS
2 3 (6.98%) PaaS
2 3 (6.98%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 13 (30.23%) TCP/IP
2 8 (18.60%) SAN
3 6 (13.95%) MPLS
3 6 (13.95%) OSPF
3 6 (13.95%) BGP
3 6 (13.95%) RIP
3 6 (13.95%) WAN
3 6 (13.95%) DNS
4 5 (11.63%) Junos
4 5 (11.63%) LDAP
4 5 (11.63%) Firewall
5 4 (9.30%) HTTP
6 3 (6.98%) Broadband
6 3 (6.98%) ISDN
6 3 (6.98%) PBX
6 3 (6.98%) VoIP
6 3 (6.98%) SMTP
6 3 (6.98%) DHCP
6 3 (6.98%) FTP
6 3 (6.98%) Cisco Nexus
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (20.93%) PostgreSQL
2 5 (11.63%) MySQL
2 5 (11.63%) SQL Server
3 3 (6.98%) SQL Server 2008
4 2 (4.65%) MongoDB
Development Applications
1 3 (6.98%) JIRA
2 1 (2.33%) Jenkins
General
1 6 (13.95%) Retail
2 3 (6.98%) Games
2 3 (6.98%) Telecoms
3 2 (4.65%) Finance
3 2 (4.65%) Electronics
3 2 (4.65%) Manufacturing
3 2 (4.65%) Marketing
4 1 (2.33%) Law
Job Titles
1 14 (32.56%) Administrator
2 13 (30.23%) Linux Administrator
3 10 (23.26%) Linux Engineer
4 7 (16.28%) Architect
4 7 (16.28%) Systems Administrator
5 6 (13.95%) Solutions Architect
5 6 (13.95%) Linux Systems Administrator
6 5 (11.63%) AIX Administrator
7 4 (9.30%) Systems Engineer
8 3 (6.98%) Network Engineer
8 3 (6.98%) Operations Manager
8 3 (6.98%) Network Manager
8 3 (6.98%) Linux Support
8 3 (6.98%) Linux Systems Engineer
8 3 (6.98%) Network Operations Manager
9 2 (4.65%) Network Operations Engineer
9 2 (4.65%) Operations Engineer
9 2 (4.65%) Windows Administrator
9 2 (4.65%) Windows Systems Administrator
9 2 (4.65%) Infrastructure Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (2.33%) Web Services
1 1 (2.33%) LAMP
Miscellaneous
1 8 (18.60%) LPAR
2 5 (11.63%) Management Information System
3 4 (9.30%) Analytical Skills
4 3 (6.98%) Replication
4 3 (6.98%) Mathematics
4 3 (6.98%) Wiki
5 2 (4.65%) DTV
6 1 (2.33%) Derivative
Operating Systems
1 39 (90.70%) Linux
2 19 (44.19%) Windows
2 19 (44.19%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 16 (37.21%) UNIX
3 16 (37.21%) Ubuntu
4 12 (27.91%) CentOS
5 10 (23.26%) AIX
6 7 (16.28%) Debian
7 5 (11.63%) Windows Server 2008
8 4 (9.30%) SUSE
9 2 (4.65%) Windows 7
10 1 (2.33%) SUSE Linux Enterprise Server
10 1 (2.33%) FreeBSD
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (30.23%) Change Management
2 12 (27.91%) ITIL
3 10 (23.26%) Performance Analysis
4 8 (18.60%) Configuration Management
5 7 (16.28%) Project Management
5 7 (16.28%) Technical Architecture
6 6 (13.95%) Mentoring
7 4 (9.30%) Load Balancing
7 4 (9.30%) Time Management
8 3 (6.98%) Performance Tuning
8 3 (6.98%) Coaching
8 3 (6.98%) E-Commerce
9 2 (4.65%) Business Intelligence
9 2 (4.65%) Business Development
9 2 (4.65%) Programme Management
9 2 (4.65%) Digital Marketing
10 1 (2.33%) Continuous Integration
10 1 (2.33%) DevOps
Programming Languages
1 19 (44.19%) Bash Shell
2 14 (32.56%) Shell Script
3 13 (30.23%) Python
4 6 (13.95%) Ruby
5 4 (9.30%) SQL
6 3 (6.98%) T-SQL
6 3 (6.98%) C
6 3 (6.98%) Java
6 3 (6.98%) Perl
7 2 (4.65%) PowerShell
8 1 (2.33%) PHP
8 1 (2.33%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 15 (34.88%) CCNA
1 15 (34.88%) Cisco Certification
2 9 (20.93%) Microsoft Certification
2 9 (20.93%) RHCE
3 7 (16.28%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
3 7 (16.28%) MCSE
4 6 (13.95%) JNCIA
4 6 (13.95%) Linux+ Certification
5 5 (11.63%) RHCSA
6 4 (9.30%) Degree
7 2 (4.65%) MCITP
System Software
1 8 (18.60%) PowerHA
2 5 (11.63%) VMware Infrastructure
3 3 (6.98%) VMware ESX
3 3 (6.98%) Xen
3 3 (6.98%) Postfix
3 3 (6.98%) vSphere
3 3 (6.98%) VirtualBox
3 3 (6.98%) KVM
3 3 (6.98%) iptables
4 2 (4.65%) VMware ESXi
4 2 (4.65%) Hyper-V
5 1 (2.33%) Samba
Systems Management
1 9 (20.93%) Opscode Chef
2 7 (16.28%) Puppet
3 4 (9.30%) Nagios
4 3 (6.98%) SCCM
4 3 (6.98%) Tivoli Storage Manager
5 2 (4.65%) HAProxy
5 2 (4.65%) Ansible
Vendors
1 22 (51.16%) Red Hat
2 18 (41.86%) VMware
3 9 (20.93%) Cisco
3 9 (20.93%) IBM
4 7 (16.28%) HP
4 7 (16.28%) NetApp
5 6 (13.95%) Juniper
5 6 (13.95%) Oracle
6 5 (11.63%) Microsoft
7 4 (9.30%) Intel
8 3 (6.98%) CheckPoint
8 3 (6.98%) hybris
8 3 (6.98%) 3PAR
8 3 (6.98%) AppDynamics
9 2 (4.65%) Citrix
9 2 (4.65%) SAP
10 1 (2.33%) Sun