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 February 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
22 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Linux Professional Institute Certification (LPIC)
UK / England
Rank 819 904 901
Rank change year-on-year
+85 -3
Permanent jobs citing LPIC 21 10 16
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 0.027% 0.010% 0.016%
As % of the Qualifications category 0.11% 0.038% 0.059%
Number of salaries quoted 11 5 5
Median salary £45,000 £30,000 £32,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+50.00% -6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £38,500 £26,400 £28,600
10% offered a salary of more than £50,500 £39,000 £70,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £30,000 £29,500
% change year-on-year
+50.00% +1.69%

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
19418 26417 26943
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 24.68% 27.64% 27.46%
Number of salaries quoted 15442 21419 21641
Median salary £45,000 £47,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-5.26% +5.55%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £28,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £74,000 £67,500 £71,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £42,500

LPIC
Jobs Demand Trend in England

The demand trend of job ads across the England region citing LPIC as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in 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 February 2017.

LPIC Salary Histogram in England

LPIC
Job Locations in England

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing LPIC within the England region over the 3 months to 22 February 2017. 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 Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
East of England +26 6 £47,500 +58.33%
West Midlands - 6 - -
East Midlands - 4 - -
South West - 3 £40,000 -
South East +72 1 £28,000 -30.00%
London - 1 £38,500 -
LPIC
UK

LPIC
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 22 February 2017, IT jobs citing LPIC also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the England region with a requirement for LPIC.

1 55 (98.21%) Linux
2 51 (91.07%) Red Hat
3 46 (82.14%) VMware
4 44 (78.57%) VMware Infrastructure
5 43 (76.79%) DNS
6 41 (73.21%) Microsoft
6 41 (73.21%) Firewall
7 40 (71.43%) Active Directory
7 40 (71.43%) MS Excel
7 40 (71.43%) SQL
7 40 (71.43%) IIS
7 40 (71.43%) Continuous Improvement
7 40 (71.43%) Line Management
8 38 (67.86%) Data Centre
8 38 (67.86%) Security Cleared
8 38 (67.86%) CMDB
8 38 (67.86%) Firmware
9 37 (66.07%) Citrix
9 37 (66.07%) Publishing
9 37 (66.07%) Service Delivery
9 37 (66.07%) SSL
9 37 (66.07%) IBM
9 37 (66.07%) SCCM
9 37 (66.07%) SCOM
9 37 (66.07%) NetBackup
9 37 (66.07%) Backup Exec
9 37 (66.07%) BPSS Clearance
9 37 (66.07%) Disclosure Scotland
9 37 (66.07%) Presales
10 12 (21.43%) ITIL

LPIC
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 40 (71.43%) IIS
2 3 (5.36%) Tomcat
3 1 (1.79%) Apache
3 1 (1.79%) nginx
3 1 (1.79%) OpenStack
Applications
1 40 (71.43%) MS Excel
2 1 (1.79%) MS Visio
2 1 (1.79%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 3 (5.36%) Sentinel
Cloud Services
1 7 (12.50%) Microsoft Azure
2 4 (7.14%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 43 (76.79%) DNS
2 41 (73.21%) Firewall
3 37 (66.07%) SSL
4 6 (10.71%) DHCP
4 6 (10.71%) LAN
4 6 (10.71%) VPN
4 6 (10.71%) WAN
5 4 (7.14%) Network Security
6 3 (5.36%) Intrusion Detection
6 3 (5.36%) LDAP
6 3 (5.36%) SAN
7 1 (1.79%) Cisco ASA
7 1 (1.79%) Cisco Wireless
7 1 (1.79%) Internet
7 1 (1.79%) Spanning Tree
7 1 (1.79%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (5.36%) SQL Server
2 1 (1.79%) MySQL
General
1 37 (66.07%) Publishing
2 4 (7.14%) Retail
3 3 (5.36%) Finance
4 1 (1.79%) Legal
Job Titles
1 37 (66.07%) Technical Specialist
2 7 (12.50%) Administrator
3 5 (8.93%) Linux Administrator
3 5 (8.93%) Systems Administrator
4 3 (5.36%) Linux Systems Administrator
4 3 (5.36%) Network Engineer
4 3 (5.36%) Security Engineer
5 2 (3.57%) Linux Engineer
5 2 (3.57%) Network Security Engineer
6 1 (1.79%) AIX Administrator
6 1 (1.79%) Applications Engineer
6 1 (1.79%) Data Centre Engineer
6 1 (1.79%) Enterprise Architect
6 1 (1.79%) Junior Systems Administrator
6 1 (1.79%) Linux Consultant
6 1 (1.79%) Network Support
6 1 (1.79%) Network Support Engineer
6 1 (1.79%) Support Engineer
6 1 (1.79%) Unix Consultant
6 1 (1.79%) Windows Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (12.50%) LAMP
2 2 (3.57%) Web Services
3 1 (1.79%) LEMP Stack
Miscellaneous
1 38 (67.86%) CMDB
1 38 (67.86%) Data Centre
2 3 (5.36%) Cyberthreat
2 3 (5.36%) LPAR
2 3 (5.36%) Public Cloud
2 3 (5.36%) Security Operations Centre
3 1 (1.79%) HACMP
3 1 (1.79%) Linux Command Line
Operating Systems
1 55 (98.21%) Linux
2 9 (16.07%) Windows
3 8 (14.29%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 7 (12.50%) CentOS
4 7 (12.50%) Ubuntu
5 3 (5.36%) AIX
5 3 (5.36%) Unix
5 3 (5.36%) Windows Server
5 3 (5.36%) Windows Server 2012
6 1 (1.79%) Debian
Processes & Methodologies
1 40 (71.43%) Continuous Improvement
1 40 (71.43%) Line Management
2 37 (66.07%) Presales
2 37 (66.07%) Service Delivery
3 12 (21.43%) ITIL
4 6 (10.71%) Configuration Management
4 6 (10.71%) ITIL V3
5 4 (7.14%) Disaster Recovery
5 4 (7.14%) High Availability
5 4 (7.14%) Service Management
6 3 (5.36%) Change Control
6 3 (5.36%) ISMS
6 3 (5.36%) Kalman Filter
6 3 (5.36%) Load Balancing
6 3 (5.36%) Performance Analysis
6 3 (5.36%) Process Improvement
6 3 (5.36%) Project Management
6 3 (5.36%) Protective Monitoring
6 3 (5.36%) Security Operations
6 3 (5.36%) SIEM
Programming Languages
1 40 (71.43%) SQL
2 6 (10.71%) PowerShell
2 6 (10.71%) Shell Script
3 4 (7.14%) Perl
3 4 (7.14%) Python
4 3 (5.36%) Bash Shell
5 1 (1.79%) Go
Qualifications
1 38 (67.86%) Security Cleared
2 37 (66.07%) BPSS Clearance
3 8 (14.29%) MCSE
3 8 (14.29%) Microsoft Certification
4 6 (10.71%) Cisco Certification
4 6 (10.71%) RHCE
5 5 (8.93%) CCNA
6 4 (7.14%) RHCSA
7 3 (5.36%) CompTIA Security+
7 3 (5.36%) MCSA
7 3 (5.36%) Security+ Certification
7 3 (5.36%) Server+ Certification
8 2 (3.57%) JNCIA
8 2 (3.57%) JNCIS
9 1 (1.79%) BICSI Certification
9 1 (1.79%) CCDP
9 1 (1.79%) CCIE
9 1 (1.79%) Linux+ Certification
9 1 (1.79%) OSCP
9 1 (1.79%) RHCA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 37 (66.07%) Disclosure Scotland
2 3 (5.36%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 3 (5.36%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 44 (78.57%) VMware Infrastructure
2 40 (71.43%) Active Directory
3 38 (67.86%) Firmware
4 3 (5.36%) Hyper-V
4 3 (5.36%) PowerHA
4 3 (5.36%) Snort
4 3 (5.36%) vCloud
4 3 (5.36%) vSphere
5 1 (1.79%) Ceph
5 1 (1.79%) Varnish
Systems Management
1 37 (66.07%) Backup Exec
1 37 (66.07%) NetBackup
1 37 (66.07%) SCCM
1 37 (66.07%) SCOM
2 8 (14.29%) Puppet
3 3 (5.36%) Computer Incident Response Team
3 3 (5.36%) Host Intrusion Detection System
3 3 (5.36%) Nagios
3 3 (5.36%) Network Intrusion Detection System
3 3 (5.36%) Opscode Chef
4 1 (1.79%) FortiGate
4 1 (1.79%) Pacemaker
4 1 (1.79%) Tivoli Storage Manager
4 1 (1.79%) ZABBIX
Vendors
1 51 (91.07%) Red Hat
2 46 (82.14%) VMware
3 41 (73.21%) Microsoft
4 37 (66.07%) Citrix
4 37 (66.07%) IBM
5 3 (5.36%) New Relic
5 3 (5.36%) Pegasus
6 2 (3.57%) Cisco
6 2 (3.57%) Juniper
7 1 (1.79%) Aruba
7 1 (1.79%) CheckPoint
7 1 (1.79%) Dell
7 1 (1.79%) Extreme Networks
7 1 (1.79%) F5
7 1 (1.79%) Fortinet
7 1 (1.79%) HP
7 1 (1.79%) Palo Alto
7 1 (1.79%) SonicWALL
7 1 (1.79%) WatchGuard