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

Location
3 months to
27 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Linux Professional Institute Certification (LPIC)
Rank 601 637 -
Rank change year-on-year
+36 -
Permanent jobs citing LPIC 6 10 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 0.014% 0.022% -
As % of the Qualifications category 0.054% 0.086% -
Number of salaries quoted 1 10 0
Average salary £35,000 £41,000 -
Average salary % change year-on-year
-14.63% -
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 - £31,000
LPIC
England

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Qualifications category in permanent jobs advertised in the London region.

Qualifications Category
London
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Qualifications category
11049 11609 11485
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 25.82% 25.55% 25.88%
Number of salaries quoted 9017 9404 9430
Average salary £50,000 £50,000 £50,000
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £30,000 £31,500
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £72,500 £75,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -

LPIC
Jobs Demand Trend in London

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing LPIC across the London region as a proportion of the total demand within the Qualifications category.

LPIC Jobs Demand Trend in London

LPIC
Salary Trend in London

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

LPIC Salary Trend in London

LPIC
Job Locations in London

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing LPIC within the London region over the 3 months to 27 March 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
City of London - 1 £35,000 -
LPIC
England

LPIC
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 27 March 2015, IT jobs across the London 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 14 (82.35%) VMware
2 11 (64.71%) CCNA
2 11 (64.71%) Cisco Certification
2 11 (64.71%) Microsoft Certification
3 10 (58.82%) HP
3 10 (58.82%) IBM
3 10 (58.82%) MCSE
3 10 (58.82%) Technical Architecture
3 10 (58.82%) NetApp
4 9 (52.94%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
5 8 (47.06%) Intel
6 7 (41.18%) Ubuntu
6 7 (41.18%) Linux
6 7 (41.18%) ITIL
6 7 (41.18%) Bash Shell
7 6 (35.29%) VMware Infrastructure
7 6 (35.29%) CentOS
7 6 (35.29%) Puppet
7 6 (35.29%) Python
8 5 (29.41%) TCP/IP
8 5 (29.41%) Configuration Management
8 5 (29.41%) Opscode Chef
9 4 (23.53%) Degree
9 4 (23.53%) Red Hat
9 4 (23.53%) Firewall
9 4 (23.53%) Linux+ Certification
9 4 (23.53%) DNS
9 4 (23.53%) Windows
9 4 (23.53%) Apache
10 3 (17.65%) E-Commerce

LPIC
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 27 March 2015, IT jobs across the London 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 4 (23.53%) Apache
2 3 (17.65%) Confluence
3 1 (5.88%) OpenStack
3 1 (5.88%) CloudStack
3 1 (5.88%) Tomcat
3 1 (5.88%) WebSphere
3 1 (5.88%) WebLogic
3 1 (5.88%) IIS
3 1 (5.88%) JBoss
Cloud Services
1 3 (17.65%) PaaS
1 3 (17.65%) Office 365
2 1 (5.88%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 5 (29.41%) TCP/IP
2 4 (23.53%) DNS
2 4 (23.53%) Firewall
3 3 (17.65%) HTTPS
3 3 (17.65%) FTP
3 3 (17.65%) HTTP
3 3 (17.65%) ISDN
3 3 (17.65%) PBX
3 3 (17.65%) VoIP
3 3 (17.65%) SMTP
4 1 (5.88%) DHCP
4 1 (5.88%) VPN
4 1 (5.88%) SAN
4 1 (5.88%) Intrusion Detection
4 1 (5.88%) LDAP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (11.76%) MongoDB
2 1 (5.88%) MySQL
2 1 (5.88%) SQL Server
2 1 (5.88%) Hadoop
Development Applications
1 3 (17.65%) JIRA
General
1 3 (17.65%) Retail
2 1 (5.88%) Law
Job Titles
1 10 (58.82%) Architect
1 10 (58.82%) Solutions Architect
2 4 (23.53%) Administrator
2 4 (23.53%) Linux Administrator
3 3 (17.65%) Linux Engineer
3 3 (17.65%) Linux Systems Engineer
3 3 (17.65%) Systems Engineer
4 2 (11.76%) Linux Systems Administrator
4 2 (11.76%) Systems Administrator
5 1 (5.88%) Windows Administrator
5 1 (5.88%) Windows Systems Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (5.88%) LAMP
Miscellaneous
1 3 (17.65%) Mathematics
1 3 (17.65%) Wiki
2 1 (5.88%) Clustering
Operating Systems
1 7 (41.18%) Linux
1 7 (41.18%) Ubuntu
2 6 (35.29%) CentOS
3 4 (23.53%) Windows
4 3 (17.65%) SUSE
4 3 (17.65%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 1 (5.88%) Windows 7
5 1 (5.88%) Windows Server 2008
5 1 (5.88%) Solaris
5 1 (5.88%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (58.82%) Technical Architecture
2 7 (41.18%) ITIL
3 5 (29.41%) Configuration Management
4 3 (17.65%) E-Commerce
4 3 (17.65%) Performance Tuning
4 3 (17.65%) Mentoring
4 3 (17.65%) Coaching
5 1 (5.88%) Business Development
5 1 (5.88%) Load Balancing
5 1 (5.88%) Change Management
Programming Languages
1 7 (41.18%) Bash Shell
2 6 (35.29%) Python
3 3 (17.65%) C
3 3 (17.65%) Ruby
4 2 (11.76%) Shell Script
5 1 (5.88%) Perl
5 1 (5.88%) PHP
5 1 (5.88%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 11 (64.71%) CCNA
1 11 (64.71%) Cisco Certification
1 11 (64.71%) Microsoft Certification
2 10 (58.82%) MCSE
3 9 (52.94%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
4 4 (23.53%) Linux+ Certification
4 4 (23.53%) Degree
5 3 (17.65%) RHCSA
5 3 (17.65%) RHCE
6 1 (5.88%) MCITP
System Software
1 6 (35.29%) VMware Infrastructure
2 3 (17.65%) VMware ESX
2 3 (17.65%) VirtualBox
3 1 (5.88%) KVM
3 1 (5.88%) iptables
3 1 (5.88%) Xen
3 1 (5.88%) Hyper-V
3 1 (5.88%) Postfix
3 1 (5.88%) Sendmail
3 1 (5.88%) VMware ESXi
3 1 (5.88%) NFS
Systems Management
1 6 (35.29%) Puppet
2 5 (29.41%) Opscode Chef
3 3 (17.65%) Nagios
Vendors
1 14 (82.35%) VMware
2 10 (58.82%) IBM
2 10 (58.82%) HP
2 10 (58.82%) NetApp
3 8 (47.06%) Intel
4 4 (23.53%) Red Hat
5 3 (17.65%) CheckPoint
5 3 (17.65%) hybris
5 3 (17.65%) AppDynamics
6 2 (11.76%) EMC
6 2 (11.76%) Microsoft
7 1 (5.88%) Citrix
7 1 (5.88%) Cisco