The first table below looks at the demand 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 25 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all Qualifications for the London region.

Location
3 months to
25 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Linux Professional Institute Certification (LPIC)
Rank 639 597 630
Rank change year-on-year
-42 +33
Permanent jobs citing LPIC 7 5 3
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 0.014% 0.011% 0.006%
As % of the Qualifications category 0.057% 0.045% 0.024%
Number of salaries quoted 7 4 2
Average salary £50,000 £22,500 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+122.22% -40.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £22,500 £31,500
10% offered a salary of more than £64,000 £22,500 £43,500
UK excluding London average salary - - -
Qualifications Category
London
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Qualifications category
12212 11157 12685
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 25.26% 25.18% 24.56%
Number of salaries quoted 9795 9021 11082
Average salary £50,000 £50,000 £50,000
90% offered a salary of more than £29,950 £30,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £75,000 £72,500
UK excluding London average salary £41,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+2.50% -
LPIC
England

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
Salary Histogram in London

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing LPIC across the London region over the 3 months to 25 July 2014.

LPIC Salary Histogram in London

LPIC
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 25 July 2014, 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 (93.33%) Linux
1 14 (93.33%) VMware
1 14 (93.33%) Degree
2 13 (86.67%) VMware Infrastructure
2 13 (86.67%) ITIL
2 13 (86.67%) Solaris
2 13 (86.67%) SAN
3 11 (73.33%) RHCE
3 11 (73.33%) NFS
3 11 (73.33%) TCP/IP
3 11 (73.33%) Perl
3 11 (73.33%) PHP
3 11 (73.33%) MySQL
3 11 (73.33%) WebLogic
3 11 (73.33%) JBoss
3 11 (73.33%) Apache
3 11 (73.33%) Tomcat
3 11 (73.33%) Python
3 11 (73.33%) LDAP
3 11 (73.33%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 11 (73.33%) WebSphere
3 11 (73.33%) Xen
3 11 (73.33%) Postfix
3 11 (73.33%) Sendmail
3 11 (73.33%) Hadoop
3 11 (73.33%) Bash Shell
3 11 (73.33%) Puppet
3 11 (73.33%) MongoDB
3 11 (73.33%) Clustering
3 11 (73.33%) Linux+ Certification

LPIC
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 25 July 2014, 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 11 (73.33%) WebLogic
1 11 (73.33%) Apache
1 11 (73.33%) Tomcat
1 11 (73.33%) WebSphere
1 11 (73.33%) CloudStack
2 2 (13.33%) Exchange Server 2010
2 2 (13.33%) MS Exchange
Cloud Services
1 1 (6.67%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 13 (86.67%) SAN
2 11 (73.33%) TCP/IP
2 11 (73.33%) LDAP
3 2 (13.33%) SMTP
3 2 (13.33%) FTP
3 2 (13.33%) HTTP
4 1 (6.67%) PBX
Database & Business Intelligence
1 11 (73.33%) MySQL
1 11 (73.33%) Hadoop
1 11 (73.33%) MongoDB
General
1 10 (66.67%) Law
2 1 (6.67%) Telecoms
2 1 (6.67%) Finance
Job Titles
1 11 (73.33%) Administrator
1 11 (73.33%) Linux Administrator
2 10 (66.67%) Linux Systems Administrator
2 10 (66.67%) Systems Administrator
3 2 (13.33%) Analyst
3 2 (13.33%) Infrastructure Analyst
4 1 (6.67%) Architect
4 1 (6.67%) Systems Engineer
4 1 (6.67%) Solutions Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 11 (73.33%) LAMP
Miscellaneous
1 11 (73.33%) Clustering
2 2 (13.33%) Enterprise Storage
Operating Systems
1 14 (93.33%) Linux
2 13 (86.67%) Solaris
3 11 (73.33%) SUSE
3 11 (73.33%) Ubuntu
3 11 (73.33%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 3 (20.00%) Windows Server 2008
4 3 (20.00%) Windows
5 2 (13.33%) UNIX
5 2 (13.33%) Mac OS X
5 2 (13.33%) Windows Server 2012
6 1 (6.67%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (86.67%) ITIL
2 1 (6.67%) Technical Architecture
Programming Languages
1 11 (73.33%) Perl
1 11 (73.33%) PHP
1 11 (73.33%) Python
1 11 (73.33%) Ruby
1 11 (73.33%) Bash Shell
2 1 (6.67%) SQL
Qualifications
1 14 (93.33%) Degree
2 11 (73.33%) Linux+ Certification
2 11 (73.33%) RHCE
3 4 (26.67%) CCNA
3 4 (26.67%) Cisco Certification
3 4 (26.67%) Microsoft Certification
4 3 (20.00%) MCSE
5 1 (6.67%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
5 1 (6.67%) MCTS
5 1 (6.67%) Server+ Certification
System Software
1 13 (86.67%) VMware Infrastructure
2 11 (73.33%) NFS
2 11 (73.33%) Postfix
2 11 (73.33%) Sendmail
2 11 (73.33%) KVM
2 11 (73.33%) Xen
3 3 (20.00%) Active Directory
4 2 (13.33%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 11 (73.33%) Puppet
Vendors
1 14 (93.33%) VMware
2 11 (73.33%) JBoss
3 3 (20.00%) Cisco
4 2 (13.33%) Microsoft
5 1 (6.67%) HP
5 1 (6.67%) Intel
5 1 (6.67%) Avaya
5 1 (6.67%) NetApp
5 1 (6.67%) Red Hat
5 1 (6.67%) IBM
5 1 (6.67%) Verint
5 1 (6.67%) CyberTech