The table below looks at the statistics for LAMP skills in IT jobs advertised for the London region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited LAMP over the 3 months to 10 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
10 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
LAMP Stack (Linux, Apache, MySQL/MariaDB, PHP/Perl/Python)
Rank 239 261 165
Rank change year-on-year
+22 -96
Permanent jobs citing LAMP 563 509 851
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 1.38% 1.22% 1.97%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 3.55% 3.42% 4.76%
Number of salaries quoted 519 420 744
Average salary £50,000 £50,000 £47,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +5.26%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £37,000 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £65,000 £62,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £35,000
% change year-on-year
+6.66% +7.14%
LAMP
England

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 London region.

Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
London
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
15859 14868 17884
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 38.78% 35.78% 41.33%
Number of salaries quoted 13868 12728 14920
Average salary £55,000 £55,000 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +10.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £37,500 £35,000 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £77,500 £72,500 £72,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+5.00% +3.89%

LAMP
Jobs Demand Trend in London

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

LAMP Jobs Demand Trend in London

LAMP
Salary Trend in London

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

LAMP Salary Trend in London

LAMP
Salary Histogram in London

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing LAMP across the London region over the 3 months to 10 February 2016.

LAMP Salary Histogram in London

LAMP
Job Locations in London

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing LAMP within the London region over the 3 months to 10 February 2016. 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
City of London +58 94 £47,750 +0.52% 12
Brentford - 14 £37,500 - 1
Wimbledon +4 6 £60,000 +53.84%
Feltham +2 6 £50,000 -23.07%
Kingston Upon Thames -9 4 £45,000 -5.26% 1
Surbiton +5 2 £55,750 +1.36%
Croydon - 2 £42,500 -
Uxbridge - 1 £32,500 -
Finchley - 1 £50,000 -
LAMP
England

LAMP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 10 February 2016, IT jobs across the London 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.

1 825 (72.56%) Linux
2 777 (68.34%) MySQL
3 658 (57.87%) PHP
4 514 (45.21%) Apache
5 437 (38.43%) JavaScript
6 386 (33.95%) HTML
7 381 (33.51%) CSS
8 376 (33.07%) Agile Software Development
9 374 (32.89%) Python
10 342 (30.08%) Puppet
11 331 (29.11%) Git (software)
12 316 (27.79%) Amazon AWS
13 306 (26.91%) Java
14 300 (26.39%) DevOps
15 270 (23.75%) Ruby
16 261 (22.96%) jQuery
17 257 (22.60%) Bash Shell
18 253 (22.25%) VMware
19 251 (22.08%) SQL
20 237 (20.84%) Perl
21 233 (20.49%) Opscode Chef
22 222 (19.53%) Tomcat
23 212 (18.65%) Red Hat
24 206 (18.12%) MVC
24 206 (18.12%) CentOS
25 204 (17.94%) OO
26 202 (17.77%) Web Services
27 193 (16.97%) Continuous Integration
28 192 (16.89%) Finance
28 192 (16.89%) HTML5

LAMP
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 10 February 2016, IT jobs across the London 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
1 514 (45.21%) Apache
2 222 (19.53%) Tomcat
3 124 (10.91%) nginx
4 91 (8.00%) Elasticsearch
5 82 (7.21%) Drupal
6 81 (7.12%) Node.js
7 77 (6.77%) OpenStack
8 76 (6.68%) JBoss
9 70 (6.16%) WordPress
10 55 (4.84%) CMS
11 41 (3.61%) IIS
12 39 (3.43%) MS Exchange
13 36 (3.17%) Moodle
14 29 (2.55%) WebSphere
15 28 (2.46%) Exchange Server 2010
16 25 (2.20%) Apache Pig
16 25 (2.20%) GlassFish
17 22 (1.93%) Confluence
18 20 (1.76%) Joomla!
19 18 (1.58%) Exchange Server 2013
Applications
1 41 (3.61%) MS Excel
2 14 (1.23%) Photoshop
3 6 (0.53%) Fireworks
3 6 (0.53%) MS Office
4 5 (0.44%) Adobe Illustrator
Business Applications
1 22 (1.93%) Payment Gateway
2 21 (1.85%) Magento
3 11 (0.97%) Oracle EBS
4 1 (0.088%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 316 (27.79%) Amazon AWS
2 96 (8.44%) Amazon EC2
3 75 (6.60%) IaaS
4 50 (4.40%) GitHub
5 48 (4.22%) PaaS
6 47 (4.13%) Joyent
7 43 (3.78%) Virtual Private Cloud
8 35 (3.08%) Amazon S3
9 24 (2.11%) AWS CloudFormation
10 22 (1.93%) SaaS
11 16 (1.41%) iPaaS
12 14 (1.23%) Amazon ELB
13 13 (1.14%) OpenShift
14 9 (0.79%) Microsoft Azure
15 8 (0.70%) Office 365
16 6 (0.53%) Cloud Computing
17 4 (0.35%) Amazon CloudWatch
17 4 (0.35%) Datadog
18 3 (0.26%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
18 3 (0.26%) Rackspace Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 144 (12.66%) Firewall
2 124 (10.91%) DNS
3 95 (8.36%) TCP/IP
4 83 (7.30%) VPN
5 78 (6.86%) LDAP
6 57 (5.01%) SSH
7 53 (4.66%) VLAN
8 51 (4.49%) DHCP
9 46 (4.05%) SAN
10 37 (3.25%) iSCSI
11 34 (2.99%) LAN
12 27 (2.37%) Intranet
13 26 (2.29%) Extranet
13 26 (2.29%) HTTP
13 26 (2.29%) Internet
13 26 (2.29%) WAN
14 23 (2.02%) SNMP
15 22 (1.93%) OpenLDAP
16 21 (1.85%) SMTP
17 17 (1.50%) Reverse Proxy
Database & Business Intelligence
1 777 (68.34%) MySQL
2 154 (13.54%) MongoDB
3 115 (10.11%) Redis
4 101 (8.88%) PostgreSQL
5 82 (7.21%) NoSQL
6 75 (6.60%) SQL Server
7 69 (6.07%) Relational Database
8 67 (5.89%) Apache Cassandra
9 44 (3.87%) Couchbase
10 43 (3.78%) Hadoop
11 35 (3.08%) Apache Hive
12 32 (2.81%) Big Data
13 28 (2.46%) MemSQL
14 23 (2.02%) Amazon Redshift
14 23 (2.02%) Riak
15 22 (1.93%) Hazelcast
16 21 (1.85%) CouchDB
17 18 (1.58%) Neo4j
18 16 (1.41%) Amazon RDS
18 16 (1.41%) MariaDB
Development Applications
1 331 (29.11%) Git (software)
2 185 (16.27%) Jenkins
3 142 (12.49%) Subversion
4 73 (6.42%) Maven
5 71 (6.24%) TeamCity
6 66 (5.80%) JIRA
7 42 (3.69%) Gerrit
8 40 (3.52%) Jasmine
9 39 (3.43%) JUnit
10 31 (2.73%) Hudson
11 28 (2.46%) Vagrant
12 26 (2.29%) Ant
12 26 (2.29%) Grunt
13 22 (1.93%) Karma Test Runner
13 22 (1.93%) PHPUnit
14 21 (1.85%) Mockito
15 19 (1.67%) Selenium
16 18 (1.58%) Mercurial
17 13 (1.14%) FogBugz
17 13 (1.14%) Redmine
General
1 192 (16.89%) Finance
2 103 (9.06%) Marketing
3 93 (8.18%) Games
4 55 (4.84%) Retail
5 44 (3.87%) Advertising
6 30 (2.64%) Publishing
7 23 (2.02%) Law
8 17 (1.50%) Telecoms
9 11 (0.97%) Banking
10 10 (0.88%) Multimedia
11 9 (0.79%) Back Office
11 9 (0.79%) French Language
12 6 (0.53%) Legal
13 5 (0.44%) Aerospace
14 4 (0.35%) Front Office
15 2 (0.18%) Pharmaceutical
16 1 (0.088%) Automotive
16 1 (0.088%) Financial Institution
16 1 (0.088%) Music Industry
Job Titles
1 491 (43.18%) Developer
2 327 (28.76%) PHP Developer
3 241 (21.20%) Administrator
4 220 (19.35%) Linux Administrator
5 196 (17.24%) Systems Administrator
6 171 (15.04%) Linux Systems Administrator
7 127 (11.17%) Senior Developer
8 103 (9.06%) Linux Engineer
9 99 (8.71%) DevOps Engineer
10 95 (8.36%) Linux/Unix DevOps
11 88 (7.74%) Analyst
12 83 (7.30%) Senior PHP Developer
13 69 (6.07%) LAMP Developer
14 58 (5.10%) JavaScript Developer
15 57 (5.01%) MySQL Developer
15 57 (5.01%) PHP MySQL Developer
16 54 (4.75%) Web Developer
17 53 (4.66%) PHP LAMP Developer
18 50 (4.40%) DevOps Administrator
18 50 (4.40%) Linux DevOps Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 386 (33.95%) HTML
2 381 (33.51%) CSS
3 261 (22.96%) jQuery
4 202 (17.77%) Web Services
5 192 (16.89%) HTML5
6 186 (16.36%) Symfony
7 116 (10.20%) XML
8 105 (9.23%) LEMP Stack
9 104 (9.15%) AngularJS
10 95 (8.36%) CSS3
11 81 (7.12%) JSON
12 78 (6.86%) LAPP Stack
13 76 (6.68%) Sass
14 75 (6.60%) Ajax
14 75 (6.60%) REST
15 65 (5.72%) Memcached
16 62 (5.45%) Laravel
17 57 (5.01%) SOAP
18 55 (4.84%) Twitter Bootstrap
19 53 (4.66%) RabbitMQ
Miscellaneous
1 97 (8.53%) Computer Science
2 62 (5.45%) Mobile App
3 61 (5.36%) Management Information System
4 57 (5.01%) Analytical Skills
5 53 (4.66%) User Experience
6 42 (3.69%) Fintech
7 36 (3.17%) e-Learning
8 34 (2.99%) Replication
9 33 (2.90%) VLE
10 32 (2.81%) Digital Media
10 32 (2.81%) Learning Management System
11 30 (2.64%) Data Centre
12 22 (1.93%) Online Games
13 18 (1.58%) N-Tier
14 17 (1.50%) Algorithms
14 17 (1.50%) CESG
15 16 (1.41%) Clustering
16 13 (1.14%) NHS
17 11 (0.97%) Data Structures
18 9 (0.79%) Driving Licence
Operating Systems
1 825 (72.56%) Linux
2 206 (18.12%) CentOS
3 186 (16.36%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 173 (15.22%) Windows
5 125 (10.99%) Ubuntu
6 99 (8.71%) Unix
7 87 (7.65%) Debian
8 71 (6.24%) Windows Server
9 50 (4.40%) Android
10 49 (4.31%) Apple iOS
11 39 (3.43%) Windows Server 2008
12 19 (1.67%) Solaris
13 15 (1.32%) Windows Server 2012
14 14 (1.23%) Windows Server 2003
15 10 (0.88%) SmartOS
16 9 (0.79%) Mac OS X
17 6 (0.53%) SUSE Linux Enterprise Server
18 4 (0.35%) Fedora
19 2 (0.18%) CoreOS
20 1 (0.088%) Oracle Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 376 (33.07%) Agile Software Development
2 300 (26.39%) DevOps
3 206 (18.12%) MVC
4 204 (17.94%) OO
5 193 (16.97%) Continuous Integration
6 164 (14.42%) TDD
7 160 (14.07%) E-Commerce
8 134 (11.79%) Scrum
9 124 (10.91%) Configuration Management
10 98 (8.62%) Load Balancing
11 97 (8.53%) Open Source
12 93 (8.18%) Project Management
13 91 (8.00%) Web Development
14 90 (7.92%) OOP
15 84 (7.39%) Mentoring
15 84 (7.39%) Software Engineering
16 78 (6.86%) OO PHP
17 75 (6.60%) Disaster Recovery
18 65 (5.72%) High Availability
19 64 (5.63%) Front End Development
Programming Languages
1 658 (57.87%) PHP
2 437 (38.43%) JavaScript
3 374 (32.89%) Python
4 306 (26.91%) Java
5 270 (23.75%) Ruby
6 257 (22.60%) Bash Shell
7 251 (22.08%) SQL
8 237 (20.84%) Perl
9 115 (10.11%) Shell Script
10 66 (5.80%) PHP 5
11 42 (3.69%) PowerShell
12 32 (2.81%) C
13 29 (2.55%) AWK
13 29 (2.55%) sed
14 23 (2.02%) C++
15 19 (1.67%) T-SQL
16 18 (1.58%) Lua
17 14 (1.23%) C#
17 14 (1.23%) Go
17 14 (1.23%) Korn
Qualifications
1 135 (11.87%) Degree
2 32 (2.81%) RHCE
3 23 (2.02%) RHCT
4 15 (1.32%) CCNA
4 15 (1.32%) Cisco Certification
5 10 (0.88%) MCSE
5 10 (0.88%) Microsoft Certification
6 9 (0.79%) NCDA
7 8 (0.70%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
8 7 (0.62%) ITIL Certification
8 7 (0.62%) MCITP
9 4 (0.35%) PMI Certification
9 4 (0.35%) PMP
10 2 (0.18%) CCNP
10 2 (0.18%) Postgraduate
10 2 (0.18%) RHCSA
11 1 (0.088%) CISA
11 1 (0.088%) CISSP
11 1 (0.088%) ISEB
11 1 (0.088%) SANS
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 24 (2.11%) QA
2 9 (0.79%) SLA
3 4 (0.35%) Sarbanes-Oxley
4 3 (0.26%) PCI DSS
5 2 (0.18%) ISO/IEC 27001
6 1 (0.088%) BS7799
6 1 (0.088%) DICOM
6 1 (0.088%) HL7
System Software
1 180 (15.83%) VMware Infrastructure
2 94 (8.27%) Varnish
3 75 (6.60%) Active Directory
4 67 (5.89%) Xen
5 62 (5.45%) Docker
6 59 (5.19%) KVM
7 53 (4.66%) NFS
8 38 (3.34%) VMware ESX
9 36 (3.17%) XenServer
10 30 (2.64%) iptables
11 22 (1.93%) Postfix
12 21 (1.85%) Squid
13 20 (1.76%) VMware ESXi
14 18 (1.58%) LXC
15 16 (1.41%) Hyper-V
16 14 (1.23%) Samba
17 11 (0.97%) Corosync
17 11 (0.97%) vSphere
18 10 (0.88%) Sendmail
18 10 (0.88%) Snort
Systems Management
1 342 (30.08%) Puppet
2 233 (20.49%) Opscode Chef
3 123 (10.82%) Nagios
4 115 (10.11%) Ansible
5 62 (5.45%) ZABBIX
6 56 (4.93%) Capistrano
7 44 (3.87%) CFEngine
8 22 (1.93%) vMotion
9 20 (1.76%) Cacti
9 20 (1.76%) WSUS
10 19 (1.67%) Graphite
10 19 (1.67%) Salt
11 17 (1.50%) Icinga
11 17 (1.50%) SELinux
12 13 (1.14%) Backup Exec
12 13 (1.14%) logstash
13 12 (1.06%) HAProxy
13 12 (1.06%) Nmap
13 12 (1.06%) Oracle ZFS
14 11 (0.97%) Pacemaker
Vendors
1 253 (22.25%) VMware
2 212 (18.65%) Red Hat
3 122 (10.73%) Zend
4 100 (8.80%) Oracle
5 82 (7.21%) Google
6 71 (6.24%) Microsoft
7 60 (5.28%) Rackspace
8 44 (3.87%) Cisco
9 37 (3.25%) HP
10 36 (3.17%) Facebook
10 36 (3.17%) Yahoo!
11 31 (2.73%) NetApp
12 29 (2.55%) Citrix
13 25 (2.20%) Sun
14 19 (1.67%) New Relic
15 18 (1.58%) Percona
16 17 (1.50%) Twitter
17 16 (1.41%) Adobe
17 16 (1.41%) Salesforce.com
18 14 (1.23%) IBM
London
Verticality Ltd
Salary: £55000 - £70000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
South East London
Jambo Ltd
Salary: From £30,000 to £50,000 per annum dependent on experience
Posted: 2 days ago
North West London
Jambo Ltd
Salary: Unspecified
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
Premier IT
Salary: £300 - £400 per day
Posted: 2 days ago
South East London
Arden Resourcing Limited
Salary: From £40,000 to £50,000 per annum Plus Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
South West London
Heat Recruitment
Salary: From £25,000 to £50,000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
London
Ashdown IT
Salary: £45000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
London
ClearCube Consulting
Salary: Up to £100,000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
London
ClearCube Consulting
Salary: Up to £85,000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
London
ISL
Salary: £65000 - £75000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
London
Lawrence Harvey Enterprise
Salary: £75000 - £95000 per annum + Bonus, Car, Pension, Flexibenefits
Posted: 2 days ago
London
ARC IT Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £45000 Per Annum
Posted: 5 days ago
North West London
Oscar
Salary: £20000 - £25000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
South West London
First Point
Salary: £60000.00 - £80000.00 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
City, London
Oscar
Salary: £25000 - £32000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
East London
Client Server
Salary: £30k to £40k + bonus
Posted: 5 days ago
North London
First Point
Salary: £35000.00 - £45000.00 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
City, London
HAYS INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY
Salary: £25000.00 - £35000.00 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
North London
Computer People
Salary: £25000.00 - £35000.00 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Central London / West End
Timothy James Consulting Ltd
Salary: £40k - 45k per year
Posted: 5 days ago
West London
Opus Resourcing Ltd
Salary: £60000 - £70000 per annum + Bens + Bonus
Posted: 5 days ago
City, London
Venturi
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + bonus & benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
City, London
Acceler-IT
Salary: From £45,000 to £65,000 per annum +bonus+bens+career
Posted: 5 days ago
Central London / West End
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: Circa 60,000
Posted: 5 days ago
City, London
Marcus Donald People
Salary: £27000 - £32000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
West London
E-synergy Solutions
Salary: £65000 - £70000 per annum + Package
Posted: 6 days ago
London
Austin Fraser
Salary: £45000 - £60000 per annum + On Call + Bonus
Posted: 6 days ago
London
Austin Fraser
Salary: £55000.00 - £68000.00 per annum + Bens
Posted: 6 days ago
South West London
Gamesys
Salary: excellent benefits
Posted: 9 days ago
Central London / West End
London School of Hygiene and Tropical Medicine
Salary: £43,745 - 50,078 per year + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 13 days ago