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 3 July 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
3 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Linux Professional Institute Certification (LPIC)
Rank 866 887 846
Rank change year-on-year
+21 -41
Permanent jobs citing LPIC 12 14 9
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 0.012% 0.013% 0.009%
As % of the Qualifications category 0.043% 0.046% 0.032%
Number of salaries quoted 11 13 4
Average salary £35,000 £55,000 £22,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-36.36% +144.44%
UK excluding London average salary £30,000 - -
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
27877 30152 27980
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 27.01% 27.32% 27.52%
Number of salaries quoted 22282 24016 22927
Average salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,000 £27,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £65,000 £67,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,000 £41,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+2.43% +2.50%

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 3 July 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 3 July 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 - 6 £30,000 - 1
London +12 5 £67,500 +22.72%
Yorkshire - 1 £25,000 -
LPIC
UK

LPIC
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 3 July 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 (100.00%) Linux
2 23 (58.97%) Windows
2 23 (58.97%) Bash Shell
3 20 (51.28%) Apache
3 20 (51.28%) Red Hat
4 18 (46.15%) UNIX
4 18 (46.15%) Python
5 16 (41.03%) Shell Script
5 16 (41.03%) VMware
5 16 (41.03%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 14 (35.90%) ITIL
7 13 (33.33%) Tomcat
7 13 (33.33%) Ubuntu
8 12 (30.77%) CentOS
8 12 (30.77%) RHCE
9 11 (28.21%) Debian
9 11 (28.21%) PostgreSQL
9 11 (28.21%) Opscode Chef
10 10 (25.64%) Performance Analysis
10 10 (25.64%) TCP/IP
10 10 (25.64%) AIX
11 9 (23.08%) SAN
11 9 (23.08%) Puppet
12 8 (20.51%) LPAR
12 8 (20.51%) PowerHA
12 8 (20.51%) RHCSA
12 8 (20.51%) Configuration Management
12 8 (20.51%) Oracle
12 8 (20.51%) Change Management
12 8 (20.51%) Zope

LPIC
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 3 July 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 20 (51.28%) Apache
2 13 (33.33%) Tomcat
3 8 (20.51%) Zope
3 8 (20.51%) Plone
4 3 (7.69%) Confluence
4 3 (7.69%) WebLogic
4 3 (7.69%) JBoss
5 2 (5.13%) IIS
6 1 (2.56%) MS Exchange
6 1 (2.56%) Exchange Server 2010
6 1 (2.56%) OpenStack
6 1 (2.56%) nginx
Applications
1 5 (12.82%) MS Office
2 4 (10.26%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 2 (5.13%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 6 (15.38%) Amazon AWS
2 3 (7.69%) PaaS
2 3 (7.69%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 10 (25.64%) TCP/IP
2 9 (23.08%) SAN
3 6 (15.38%) DNS
4 5 (12.82%) LDAP
4 5 (12.82%) Firewall
5 4 (10.26%) HTTP
6 3 (7.69%) SMTP
6 3 (7.69%) DHCP
6 3 (7.69%) FTP
6 3 (7.69%) ISDN
6 3 (7.69%) PBX
6 3 (7.69%) VoIP
6 3 (7.69%) HTTPS
6 3 (7.69%) Cisco Nexus
7 2 (5.13%) Intrusion Detection
7 2 (5.13%) SSL
7 2 (5.13%) VPN
8 1 (2.56%) MPLS
8 1 (2.56%) OSPF
8 1 (2.56%) BGP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 11 (28.21%) PostgreSQL
2 5 (12.82%) MySQL
2 5 (12.82%) SQL Server
3 3 (7.69%) SQL Server 2008
4 2 (5.13%) MongoDB
Development Applications
1 3 (7.69%) JIRA
2 1 (2.56%) Jenkins
General
1 3 (7.69%) Telecoms
1 3 (7.69%) Law
1 3 (7.69%) Retail
2 2 (5.13%) Marketing
2 2 (5.13%) Electronics
2 2 (5.13%) Manufacturing
2 2 (5.13%) Finance
Job Titles
1 16 (41.03%) Administrator
2 15 (38.46%) Linux Administrator
3 11 (28.21%) Linux Engineer
4 7 (17.95%) Systems Administrator
5 6 (15.38%) Linux Systems Administrator
6 5 (12.82%) AIX Administrator
7 4 (10.26%) Linux Support
7 4 (10.26%) Systems Engineer
8 3 (7.69%) Technical Support
8 3 (7.69%) Support Engineer
8 3 (7.69%) Architect
8 3 (7.69%) Consultant
8 3 (7.69%) Support Consultant
8 3 (7.69%) Linux Systems Engineer
9 2 (5.13%) Linux Support Engineer
9 2 (5.13%) Infrastructure Architect
9 2 (5.13%) Windows Administrator
9 2 (5.13%) Windows Systems Administrator
9 2 (5.13%) Technical Consultant
9 2 (5.13%) Technical Support Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (2.56%) Web Services
1 1 (2.56%) LAMP
Miscellaneous
1 8 (20.51%) LPAR
2 6 (15.38%) Data Centre
3 4 (10.26%) Analytical Skills
4 3 (7.69%) HP Storage
4 3 (7.69%) Replication
4 3 (7.69%) Derivative
4 3 (7.69%) Mathematics
4 3 (7.69%) Wiki
5 2 (5.13%) DTV
Operating Systems
1 39 (100.00%) Linux
2 23 (58.97%) Windows
3 18 (46.15%) UNIX
4 16 (41.03%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 13 (33.33%) Ubuntu
6 12 (30.77%) CentOS
7 11 (28.21%) Debian
8 10 (25.64%) AIX
9 6 (15.38%) SUSE
10 5 (12.82%) Windows Server 2008
11 3 (7.69%) FreeBSD
11 3 (7.69%) SUSE Linux Enterprise Server
12 2 (5.13%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 14 (35.90%) ITIL
2 10 (25.64%) Performance Analysis
3 8 (20.51%) Configuration Management
3 8 (20.51%) Change Management
4 4 (10.26%) Load Balancing
4 4 (10.26%) Time Management
5 3 (7.69%) Performance Tuning
5 3 (7.69%) Mentoring
5 3 (7.69%) Coaching
5 3 (7.69%) Technical Architecture
5 3 (7.69%) E-Commerce
5 3 (7.69%) Patch Management
6 2 (5.13%) Business Intelligence
6 2 (5.13%) Project Management
6 2 (5.13%) Business Development
6 2 (5.13%) Programme Management
6 2 (5.13%) Security Hardening
6 2 (5.13%) Digital Marketing
7 1 (2.56%) Continuous Integration
7 1 (2.56%) DevOps
Programming Languages
1 23 (58.97%) Bash Shell
2 18 (46.15%) Python
3 16 (41.03%) Shell Script
4 8 (20.51%) Ruby
5 4 (10.26%) SQL
5 4 (10.26%) C
5 4 (10.26%) Perl
6 3 (7.69%) Java
6 3 (7.69%) T-SQL
7 2 (5.13%) PowerShell
8 1 (2.56%) Fortran
8 1 (2.56%) JavaScript
8 1 (2.56%) PHP
Qualifications
1 12 (30.77%) RHCE
2 8 (20.51%) Linux+ Certification
2 8 (20.51%) RHCSA
3 6 (15.38%) CCNA
3 6 (15.38%) Cisco Certification
4 5 (12.82%) Microsoft Certification
5 4 (10.26%) Degree
6 3 (7.69%) MCSE
6 3 (7.69%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
7 2 (5.13%) MCITP
8 1 (2.56%) JNCIA
System Software
1 8 (20.51%) PowerHA
2 7 (17.95%) VMware Infrastructure
3 3 (7.69%) VMware ESX
3 3 (7.69%) Xen
3 3 (7.69%) Postfix
3 3 (7.69%) vSphere
3 3 (7.69%) VirtualBox
3 3 (7.69%) KVM
3 3 (7.69%) iptables
4 2 (5.13%) VMware ESXi
4 2 (5.13%) Hyper-V
5 1 (2.56%) Samba
Systems Management
1 11 (28.21%) Opscode Chef
2 9 (23.08%) Puppet
3 4 (10.26%) Nagios
3 4 (10.26%) Ansible
4 3 (7.69%) SCCM
4 3 (7.69%) Tivoli Storage Manager
5 2 (5.13%) HAProxy
Vendors
1 20 (51.28%) Red Hat
2 16 (41.03%) VMware
3 8 (20.51%) Oracle
4 5 (12.82%) IBM
4 5 (12.82%) Microsoft
5 4 (10.26%) HP
5 4 (10.26%) Cisco
6 3 (7.69%) NetApp
6 3 (7.69%) CheckPoint
6 3 (7.69%) hybris
6 3 (7.69%) 3PAR
6 3 (7.69%) AppDynamics
7 2 (5.13%) Citrix
7 2 (5.13%) SAP
8 1 (2.56%) Sun
8 1 (2.56%) Juniper
8 1 (2.56%) Dell
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