The table below looks at the statistics for LAMP skills in IT jobs advertised for the Home Counties region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited LAMP over the 3 months to 29 April 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
29 Apr 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
LAMP Stack (Linux, Apache, MySQL/MariaDB, PHP/Perl/Python)
Rank 8 - -
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Permanent jobs citing LAMP 1 0 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the Home Counties 3.57% - -
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 16.67% - -
Number of salaries quoted 1 0 0
Average salary £60,000 - -
UK excluding London average salary £38,000 £37,500 £35,000
% change year-on-year
+1.33% +7.14%
LAMP
South East

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category in permanent jobs advertised in the Home Counties region.

Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
Home Counties
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
6 7 8
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the Home Counties 21.43% 24.14% 21.62%
Number of salaries quoted 6 5 8
Average salary £47,000 £65,000 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-27.69% +30.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £37,500 £50,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £50,000 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -

LAMP
Jobs Demand Trend in the Home Counties

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing LAMP across the Home Counties region as a proportion of the total demand within the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category.

LAMP Jobs Demand Trend in the Home Counties

LAMP
Salary Trend in the Home Counties

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing LAMP across the Home Counties region.

LAMP Salary Trend in the Home Counties

LAMP
Top 21 Related IT Skills in the Home Counties

For the 6 months to 29 April 2016, IT jobs across the Home Counties region citing LAMP 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 LAMP.

1 1 (100.00%) PHP
1 1 (100.00%) SQL
1 1 (100.00%) MySQL
1 1 (100.00%) Oracle
1 1 (100.00%) SQL Server
1 1 (100.00%) IIS
1 1 (100.00%) XML
1 1 (100.00%) Unix
1 1 (100.00%) Windows
1 1 (100.00%) Linux
1 1 (100.00%) Apache
1 1 (100.00%) ETL
1 1 (100.00%) HTTP
1 1 (100.00%) VPN
1 1 (100.00%) Active Directory
1 1 (100.00%) Citrix
1 1 (100.00%) Middleware
1 1 (100.00%) CMDB
1 1 (100.00%) Reference Data
1 1 (100.00%) WebEx
1 1 (100.00%) Remote Desktop

LAMP
Top Related IT Skills in the Home Counties by Category

For the 6 months to 29 April 2016, IT jobs across the Home Counties region citing LAMP 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 LAMP. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 1 (100.00%) Apache
1 1 (100.00%) IIS
Communications & Networking
1 1 (100.00%) HTTP
1 1 (100.00%) Remote Desktop
1 1 (100.00%) VPN
1 1 (100.00%) WebEx
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (100.00%) MySQL
1 1 (100.00%) SQL Server
Job Titles
1 1 (100.00%) Consultant
1 1 (100.00%) Senior Consultant
1 1 (100.00%) Senior Technical Consultant
1 1 (100.00%) Technical Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (100.00%) Middleware
1 1 (100.00%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 1 (100.00%) CMDB
1 1 (100.00%) Reference Data
Operating Systems
1 1 (100.00%) Linux
1 1 (100.00%) Unix
1 1 (100.00%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (100.00%) ETL
Programming Languages
1 1 (100.00%) PHP
1 1 (100.00%) SQL
System Software
1 1 (100.00%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 1 (100.00%) Citrix
1 1 (100.00%) Oracle