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 23 January 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
23 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Linux Professional Institute Certification (LPIC)
Rank 816 824 853
Rank change year-on-year
+8 +29
Permanent jobs citing LPIC 15 18 7
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 0.015% 0.019% 0.007%
As % of the Qualifications category 0.055% 0.068% 0.024%
Number of salaries quoted 6 18 7
Average salary £70,000 £62,000 £31,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+12.90% +100.00%
UK excluding London average salary £28,000 £62,000 £31,000
% change year-on-year
-54.83% +100.00%
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
27216 26279 28998
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 27.59% 27.10% 28.19%
Number of salaries quoted 21958 20911 24521
Average salary £45,000 £44,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+2.27% +3.52%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £67,500 £62,500 £65,000
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 23 January 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 23 January 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
London -19 6 £70,000 +27.27%
North West - 6 - -
West Midlands - 1 £28,000 -
LPIC
UK

LPIC
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 23 January 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 31 (65.96%) VMware
2 29 (61.70%) CCNA
2 29 (61.70%) Cisco Certification
3 28 (59.57%) Linux
4 20 (42.55%) Microsoft Certification
4 20 (42.55%) HP
4 20 (42.55%) IBM
4 20 (42.55%) MCSE
4 20 (42.55%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
5 19 (40.43%) Ubuntu
5 19 (40.43%) Technical Architecture
5 19 (40.43%) NetApp
6 18 (38.30%) TCP/IP
6 18 (38.30%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 16 (34.04%) SAN
8 15 (31.91%) Intel
9 14 (29.79%) VMware Infrastructure
10 12 (25.53%) Change Management
10 12 (25.53%) Red Hat
10 12 (25.53%) Apache
10 12 (25.53%) MySQL
11 11 (23.40%) ITIL
11 11 (23.40%) Tomcat
11 11 (23.40%) Cisco
11 11 (23.40%) RHCE
11 11 (23.40%) Clustering
12 10 (21.28%) Degree
12 10 (21.28%) Bash Shell
12 10 (21.28%) Puppet
12 10 (21.28%) Python

LPIC
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 23 January 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 12 (25.53%) Apache
2 11 (23.40%) Tomcat
3 9 (19.15%) WebLogic
3 9 (19.15%) JBoss
3 9 (19.15%) CloudStack
3 9 (19.15%) WebSphere
4 8 (17.02%) MS Exchange
5 2 (4.26%) nginx
6 1 (2.13%) Confluence
6 1 (2.13%) OpenStack
Applications
1 2 (4.26%) MS Excel
1 2 (4.26%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 1 (2.13%) Office 365
1 1 (2.13%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 18 (38.30%) TCP/IP
2 16 (34.04%) SAN
3 9 (19.15%) LDAP
4 8 (17.02%) Junos
4 8 (17.02%) MPLS
4 8 (17.02%) OSPF
4 8 (17.02%) BGP
4 8 (17.02%) RIP
4 8 (17.02%) WAN
5 5 (10.64%) Broadband
6 2 (4.26%) Fibre Channel
6 2 (4.26%) Cisco Nexus
6 2 (4.26%) iSCSI
7 1 (2.13%) ISDN
7 1 (2.13%) PBX
7 1 (2.13%) VoIP
7 1 (2.13%) SMTP
7 1 (2.13%) FTP
7 1 (2.13%) HTTP
7 1 (2.13%) DNS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 12 (25.53%) MySQL
2 9 (19.15%) MongoDB
2 9 (19.15%) Hadoop
Development Applications
1 1 (2.13%) JIRA
General
1 8 (17.02%) Law
2 6 (12.77%) Retail
3 5 (10.64%) Games
Job Titles
1 21 (44.68%) Architect
1 21 (44.68%) Solutions Architect
2 13 (27.66%) Administrator
3 11 (23.40%) Linux Administrator
4 9 (19.15%) Systems Administrator
4 9 (19.15%) Linux Systems Administrator
5 6 (12.77%) Operations Manager
5 6 (12.77%) Network Operations Manager
5 6 (12.77%) Network Manager
6 2 (4.26%) Network Engineer
6 2 (4.26%) AIX Technician
6 2 (4.26%) Network Operations Engineer
6 2 (4.26%) Operations Engineer
6 2 (4.26%) UNIX Administrator
6 2 (4.26%) UNIX Engineer
6 2 (4.26%) AIX Administrator
7 1 (2.13%) Linux Engineer
7 1 (2.13%) Infrastructure Architect
7 1 (2.13%) Data Centre Architect
7 1 (2.13%) Infrastructure Solutions Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (19.15%) LAMP
Miscellaneous
1 11 (23.40%) Clustering
2 8 (17.02%) Management Information System
3 6 (12.77%) LPAR
4 3 (6.38%) Analytical Skills
5 1 (2.13%) Mathematics
5 1 (2.13%) Wiki
5 1 (2.13%) Statistics
Operating Systems
1 28 (59.57%) Linux
2 19 (40.43%) Ubuntu
3 18 (38.30%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 9 (19.15%) Solaris
4 9 (19.15%) SUSE
5 7 (14.89%) UNIX
6 6 (12.77%) AIX
7 5 (10.64%) Windows
8 1 (2.13%) Windows Server 2008
8 1 (2.13%) CentOS
8 1 (2.13%) HPUX
8 1 (2.13%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 19 (40.43%) Technical Architecture
2 12 (25.53%) Change Management
3 11 (23.40%) ITIL
4 8 (17.02%) Project Management
5 7 (14.89%) Mentoring
6 6 (12.77%) Performance Analysis
7 2 (4.26%) Time Management
8 1 (2.13%) Risk Analysis
8 1 (2.13%) Performance Tuning
8 1 (2.13%) Information Assurance
8 1 (2.13%) E-Commerce
8 1 (2.13%) Configuration Management
8 1 (2.13%) Disaster Recovery
8 1 (2.13%) Service Management
8 1 (2.13%) Service Delivery
8 1 (2.13%) Coaching
Programming Languages
1 10 (21.28%) Bash Shell
1 10 (21.28%) Python
2 9 (19.15%) Perl
2 9 (19.15%) PHP
2 9 (19.15%) Ruby
3 6 (12.77%) Shell Script
4 2 (4.26%) Java
5 1 (2.13%) C
5 1 (2.13%) SQL
Qualifications
1 29 (61.70%) CCNA
1 29 (61.70%) Cisco Certification
2 20 (42.55%) Microsoft Certification
2 20 (42.55%) MCSE
2 20 (42.55%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
3 11 (23.40%) RHCE
4 10 (21.28%) Degree
5 9 (19.15%) Linux+ Certification
5 9 (19.15%) RHCSA
6 8 (17.02%) JNCIA
7 2 (4.26%) RHCA
8 1 (2.13%) DV Cleared
8 1 (2.13%) Security Cleared
8 1 (2.13%) MCITP
8 1 (2.13%) MCP
System Software
1 14 (29.79%) VMware Infrastructure
2 9 (19.15%) NFS
2 9 (19.15%) Xen
2 9 (19.15%) Postfix
2 9 (19.15%) Sendmail
2 9 (19.15%) KVM
3 6 (12.77%) PowerHA
4 4 (8.51%) vSphere
5 1 (2.13%) Microsoft Virtual Server
5 1 (2.13%) Samba
5 1 (2.13%) VMware ESX
5 1 (2.13%) VirtualBox
5 1 (2.13%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 10 (21.28%) Puppet
2 6 (12.77%) Tivoli Storage Manager
3 2 (4.26%) Nagios
3 2 (4.26%) SCCM
4 1 (2.13%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 31 (65.96%) VMware
2 20 (42.55%) HP
2 20 (42.55%) IBM
3 19 (40.43%) NetApp
4 15 (31.91%) Intel
5 12 (25.53%) Red Hat
6 11 (23.40%) Cisco
7 8 (17.02%) Juniper
8 3 (6.38%) Microsoft
9 2 (4.26%) EMC
9 2 (4.26%) 3PAR
10 1 (2.13%) hybris
10 1 (2.13%) CheckPoint
10 1 (2.13%) AppDynamics
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