The table below looks at the statistics for LAMP skills in IT jobs advertised for the Kent region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited LAMP over the 3 months to 27 February 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
27 Feb 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
LAMP (Linux, Apache, MySQL, Perl PHP Python)
Rank 99 98 71
Rank change year-on-year
-1 -27
Permanent jobs citing LAMP 2 8 7
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Kent 0.20% 0.70% 0.86%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 0.39% 1.47% 2.56%
Number of salaries quoted 2 8 7
Average salary £30,500 £20,500 £30,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+48.78% -31.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,900 £20,500 £25,700
10% offered a salary of more than £32,100 £23,350 £33,250
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £34,500 £34,500
% change year-on-year
+8.69% -
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 Kent region.

Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
Kent
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
510 544 273
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Kent 51.31% 47.47% 33.37%
Number of salaries quoted 465 448 241
Average salary £41,500 £42,500 £38,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-2.35% +10.38%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £33,500 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £57,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £39,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+1.26% +5.33%

LAMP
Jobs Demand Trend in Kent

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

LAMP Jobs Demand Trend in Kent

LAMP
Salary Trend in Kent

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

LAMP Salary Trend in Kent

LAMP
Top 20 Related IT Skills in Kent

For the 6 months to 27 February 2015, IT jobs across the Kent 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 2 (50.00%) ITIL
1 2 (50.00%) Windows
1 2 (50.00%) Linux
1 2 (50.00%) OOP
1 2 (50.00%) XHTML
1 2 (50.00%) HTTP
1 2 (50.00%) DNS
1 2 (50.00%) Red Hat
1 2 (50.00%) Internet
1 2 (50.00%) C#
1 2 (50.00%) HTML
1 2 (50.00%) SQL
1 2 (50.00%) .NET
1 2 (50.00%) IIS
1 2 (50.00%) PKI
1 2 (50.00%) CentOS
1 2 (50.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
1 2 (50.00%) DevOps
1 2 (50.00%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (25.00%) Web Services

LAMP
Top Related IT Skills in Kent by Category

For the 6 months to 27 February 2015, IT jobs across the Kent 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 2 (50.00%) IIS
Communications & Networking
1 2 (50.00%) HTTP
1 2 (50.00%) DNS
1 2 (50.00%) Internet
Job Titles
1 2 (50.00%) Systems Administrator
1 2 (50.00%) Administrator
1 2 (50.00%) DevOps Administrator
2 1 (25.00%) Developer
2 1 (25.00%) Platform Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (50.00%) HTML
1 2 (50.00%) .NET
1 2 (50.00%) XHTML
2 1 (25.00%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 2 (50.00%) PKI
1 2 (50.00%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 2 (50.00%) Windows
1 2 (50.00%) Linux
1 2 (50.00%) CentOS
1 2 (50.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (50.00%) ITIL
1 2 (50.00%) OOP
1 2 (50.00%) DevOps
Programming Languages
1 2 (50.00%) C#
1 2 (50.00%) SQL
Vendors
1 2 (50.00%) Red Hat
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