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

Location
3 months to
29 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Linux Professional Institute Certification (LPIC)
Rank 611 597 623
Rank change year-on-year
-14 +26
Permanent jobs citing LPIC 7 16 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 0.017% 0.037% 0.004%
As % of the Qualifications category 0.067% 0.15% 0.017%
Number of salaries quoted 5 16 2
Average salary £70,000 £55,000 £22,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+27.27% +144.44%
UK excluding London average salary £28,000 £62,000 £31,000
% change year-on-year
-54.83% +100.00%
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
10437 10841 11918
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 25.58% 25.26% 26.32%
Number of salaries quoted 8541 8650 10027
Average salary £50,000 £50,000 £50,000
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £31,000 £30,500
10% offered a salary of more than £72,500 £70,000 £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
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 29 January 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 25 (96.15%) VMware
2 16 (61.54%) NetApp
2 16 (61.54%) Technical Architecture
2 16 (61.54%) MCSE
2 16 (61.54%) IBM
2 16 (61.54%) CCNA
2 16 (61.54%) HP
2 16 (61.54%) Cisco Certification
2 16 (61.54%) Microsoft Certification
3 15 (57.69%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
4 14 (53.85%) Intel
5 11 (42.31%) VMware Infrastructure
6 10 (38.46%) Bash Shell
6 10 (38.46%) Puppet
6 10 (38.46%) Ubuntu
6 10 (38.46%) Degree
6 10 (38.46%) Linux
6 10 (38.46%) TCP/IP
6 10 (38.46%) ITIL
6 10 (38.46%) Python
7 8 (30.77%) LDAP
7 8 (30.77%) Solaris
7 8 (30.77%) Perl
7 8 (30.77%) PHP
7 8 (30.77%) MySQL
7 8 (30.77%) WebLogic
7 8 (30.77%) JBoss
7 8 (30.77%) Apache
7 8 (30.77%) Tomcat
7 8 (30.77%) RHCE

LPIC
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 29 January 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 8 (30.77%) WebLogic
1 8 (30.77%) JBoss
1 8 (30.77%) Apache
1 8 (30.77%) Tomcat
1 8 (30.77%) WebSphere
1 8 (30.77%) CloudStack
2 2 (7.69%) Confluence
3 1 (3.85%) OpenStack
Cloud Services
1 2 (7.69%) PaaS
1 2 (7.69%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 10 (38.46%) TCP/IP
2 8 (30.77%) LDAP
2 8 (30.77%) SAN
3 2 (7.69%) Firewall
3 2 (7.69%) DNS
3 2 (7.69%) HTTPS
3 2 (7.69%) ISDN
3 2 (7.69%) PBX
3 2 (7.69%) VoIP
3 2 (7.69%) SMTP
3 2 (7.69%) FTP
3 2 (7.69%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (30.77%) MySQL
1 8 (30.77%) Hadoop
1 8 (30.77%) MongoDB
Development Applications
1 2 (7.69%) JIRA
General
1 7 (26.92%) Law
2 2 (7.69%) Retail
Job Titles
1 16 (61.54%) Solutions Architect
1 16 (61.54%) Architect
2 8 (30.77%) Linux Administrator
2 8 (30.77%) Administrator
3 7 (26.92%) Linux Systems Administrator
3 7 (26.92%) Systems Administrator
4 2 (7.69%) Linux Engineer
4 2 (7.69%) Systems Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (30.77%) LAMP
Miscellaneous
1 8 (30.77%) Clustering
2 2 (7.69%) Mathematics
2 2 (7.69%) Wiki
Operating Systems
1 10 (38.46%) Ubuntu
1 10 (38.46%) Linux
2 8 (30.77%) Solaris
2 8 (30.77%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
2 8 (30.77%) SUSE
3 2 (7.69%) Windows
3 2 (7.69%) CentOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 16 (61.54%) Technical Architecture
2 10 (38.46%) ITIL
3 2 (7.69%) Configuration Management
3 2 (7.69%) E-Commerce
3 2 (7.69%) Mentoring
3 2 (7.69%) Coaching
3 2 (7.69%) Performance Tuning
Programming Languages
1 10 (38.46%) Bash Shell
1 10 (38.46%) Python
2 8 (30.77%) Perl
2 8 (30.77%) PHP
2 8 (30.77%) Ruby
3 2 (7.69%) C
Qualifications
1 16 (61.54%) MCSE
1 16 (61.54%) CCNA
1 16 (61.54%) Cisco Certification
1 16 (61.54%) Microsoft Certification
2 15 (57.69%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
3 10 (38.46%) Degree
4 8 (30.77%) RHCE
4 8 (30.77%) Linux+ Certification
4 8 (30.77%) RHCSA
System Software
1 11 (42.31%) VMware Infrastructure
2 8 (30.77%) Postfix
2 8 (30.77%) Sendmail
2 8 (30.77%) Xen
2 8 (30.77%) NFS
2 8 (30.77%) KVM
3 2 (7.69%) VMware ESX
3 2 (7.69%) VirtualBox
Systems Management
1 10 (38.46%) Puppet
2 2 (7.69%) Nagios
2 2 (7.69%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 25 (96.15%) VMware
2 16 (61.54%) NetApp
2 16 (61.54%) IBM
2 16 (61.54%) HP
3 14 (53.85%) Intel
4 2 (7.69%) Red Hat
4 2 (7.69%) CheckPoint
4 2 (7.69%) EMC
4 2 (7.69%) AppDynamics
4 2 (7.69%) hybris
5 1 (3.85%) Cisco
5 1 (3.85%) Microsoft
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