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 22 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
22 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Linux Professional Institute Certification (LPIC)
Rank 854 850 879
Rank change year-on-year
-4 +29
Permanent jobs citing LPIC 15 4 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 0.014% 0.004% 0.002%
As % of the Qualifications category 0.051% 0.015% 0.006%
Number of salaries quoted 13 2 2
Average salary £50,000 £35,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+42.85% -6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,000 £25,000 £31,500
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £45,000 £43,500
UK excluding London average salary £28,000 - -
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
29557 27524 31363
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 27.02% 27.06% 28.36%
Number of salaries quoted 23105 22580 26865
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 £65,000 £65,000 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £41,500 £40,995 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+1.23% +2.48%

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 22 August 2014.

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 22 August 2014. 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
London +2 10 £50,000 +42.85%
South East -20 2 £28,000 -
East of England - 2 £27,000 - 1
South West - 1 - -
LPIC
UK

LPIC
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 22 August 2014, 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 20 (83.33%) Linux
2 19 (79.17%) SAN
3 18 (75.00%) VMware
4 15 (62.50%) ITIL
4 15 (62.50%) Degree
4 15 (62.50%) VMware Infrastructure
5 14 (58.33%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 14 (58.33%) Perl
5 14 (58.33%) LDAP
5 14 (58.33%) Solaris
5 14 (58.33%) RHCE
6 13 (54.17%) Clustering
6 13 (54.17%) Linux+ Certification
6 13 (54.17%) LAMP
6 13 (54.17%) SUSE
6 13 (54.17%) Apache
6 13 (54.17%) Tomcat
6 13 (54.17%) Python
6 13 (54.17%) NFS
6 13 (54.17%) TCP/IP
6 13 (54.17%) JBoss
6 13 (54.17%) PHP
6 13 (54.17%) MySQL
6 13 (54.17%) WebLogic
6 13 (54.17%) Postfix
6 13 (54.17%) Sendmail
6 13 (54.17%) Hadoop
6 13 (54.17%) Bash Shell
6 13 (54.17%) Puppet
6 13 (54.17%) MongoDB

LPIC
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 22 August 2014, 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 13 (54.17%) Apache
1 13 (54.17%) Tomcat
1 13 (54.17%) WebLogic
1 13 (54.17%) WebSphere
1 13 (54.17%) CloudStack
2 1 (4.17%) Exchange Server 2010
2 1 (4.17%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 1 (4.17%) MS Office
1 1 (4.17%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 1 (4.17%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 19 (79.17%) SAN
2 14 (58.33%) LDAP
3 13 (54.17%) TCP/IP
4 2 (8.33%) HTTP
4 2 (8.33%) SMTP
5 1 (4.17%) FTP
5 1 (4.17%) DNS
5 1 (4.17%) SSL
5 1 (4.17%) PBX
5 1 (4.17%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 13 (54.17%) MySQL
1 13 (54.17%) Hadoop
1 13 (54.17%) MongoDB
General
1 12 (50.00%) Law
2 1 (4.17%) Telecoms
2 1 (4.17%) Finance
Job Titles
1 16 (66.67%) Administrator
2 15 (62.50%) Linux Administrator
3 13 (54.17%) Systems Administrator
3 13 (54.17%) Linux Systems Administrator
4 3 (12.50%) Architect
4 3 (12.50%) Solutions Architect
5 2 (8.33%) UNIX Engineer
6 1 (4.17%) AIX Technician
6 1 (4.17%) Infrastructure Analyst
6 1 (4.17%) Systems Engineer
6 1 (4.17%) Analyst
6 1 (4.17%) AIX Administrator
6 1 (4.17%) UNIX Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 13 (54.17%) LAMP
Miscellaneous
1 13 (54.17%) Clustering
2 4 (16.67%) LPAR
3 1 (4.17%) Enterprise Storage
3 1 (4.17%) Statistics
Operating Systems
1 20 (83.33%) Linux
2 14 (58.33%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
2 14 (58.33%) Solaris
3 13 (54.17%) SUSE
3 13 (54.17%) Ubuntu
4 6 (25.00%) UNIX
5 4 (16.67%) AIX
6 3 (12.50%) Windows Server 2008
6 3 (12.50%) Windows
7 1 (4.17%) Windows 7
7 1 (4.17%) Windows Server 2012
7 1 (4.17%) HPUX
7 1 (4.17%) Mac OS X
7 1 (4.17%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 15 (62.50%) ITIL
2 4 (16.67%) Performance Analysis
3 3 (12.50%) Technical Architecture
3 3 (12.50%) Change Management
4 1 (4.17%) Information Assurance
4 1 (4.17%) Load Balancing
4 1 (4.17%) Risk Analysis
4 1 (4.17%) Time Management
4 1 (4.17%) Computer Security
4 1 (4.17%) Disaster Recovery
4 1 (4.17%) Service Management
4 1 (4.17%) Service Delivery
Programming Languages
1 14 (58.33%) Perl
2 13 (54.17%) Python
2 13 (54.17%) PHP
2 13 (54.17%) Bash Shell
2 13 (54.17%) Ruby
3 4 (16.67%) Shell Script
4 1 (4.17%) SQL
Qualifications
1 15 (62.50%) Degree
2 14 (58.33%) RHCE
3 13 (54.17%) Linux+ Certification
4 6 (25.00%) Microsoft Certification
5 5 (20.83%) MCSE
5 5 (20.83%) CCNA
5 5 (20.83%) Cisco Certification
6 3 (12.50%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
7 1 (4.17%) MCTS
7 1 (4.17%) MCITP
7 1 (4.17%) CCENT
7 1 (4.17%) DV Cleared
7 1 (4.17%) Security Cleared
7 1 (4.17%) MCP
7 1 (4.17%) Server+ Certification
System Software
1 15 (62.50%) VMware Infrastructure
2 13 (54.17%) NFS
2 13 (54.17%) Postfix
2 13 (54.17%) Sendmail
2 13 (54.17%) Xen
2 13 (54.17%) KVM
3 4 (16.67%) PowerHA
4 2 (8.33%) Active Directory
4 2 (8.33%) Hyper-V
5 1 (4.17%) Squid
5 1 (4.17%) Microsoft Virtual Server
Systems Management
1 13 (54.17%) Puppet
2 4 (16.67%) Tivoli Storage Manager
3 1 (4.17%) Zenoss
Vendors
1 18 (75.00%) VMware
2 13 (54.17%) JBoss
3 4 (16.67%) HP
3 4 (16.67%) IBM
4 3 (12.50%) Intel
4 3 (12.50%) Cisco
4 3 (12.50%) NetApp
5 2 (8.33%) Red Hat
6 1 (4.17%) F5
6 1 (4.17%) Verint
6 1 (4.17%) CyberTech
6 1 (4.17%) Microsoft
6 1 (4.17%) Avaya
6 1 (4.17%) Juniper
Bedford, Bedfordshire
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Salary: £28,000 per annum Car Allowance + Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago