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 3 July 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
3 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Linux Professional Institute Certification (LPIC)
Rank 628 640 599
Rank change year-on-year
+12 -41
Permanent jobs citing LPIC 5 13 4
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 0.011% 0.027% 0.009%
As % of the Qualifications category 0.044% 0.10% 0.035%
Number of salaries quoted 5 13 4
Average salary £67,500 £55,000 £22,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+22.72% +144.44%
UK excluding London average salary £30,000 - -
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
11341 12599 11271
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 25.44% 25.72% 25.56%
Number of salaries quoted 9220 10129 9196
Average salary £52,500 £50,000 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.00% -
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £30,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £72,500 £75,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,000 £41,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+2.43% +2.50%

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 3 July 2015.

LPIC Salary Histogram 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 3 July 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 +31 1 £35,000 -40.67%
LPIC
England

LPIC
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 3 July 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 11 (100.00%) ITIL
1 11 (100.00%) Linux
1 11 (100.00%) Ubuntu
1 11 (100.00%) Bash Shell
2 9 (81.82%) Python
2 9 (81.82%) Puppet
2 9 (81.82%) Opscode Chef
3 8 (72.73%) Apache
3 8 (72.73%) TCP/IP
3 8 (72.73%) Windows
3 8 (72.73%) CentOS
3 8 (72.73%) Linux+ Certification
4 6 (54.55%) SUSE
4 6 (54.55%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 6 (54.55%) Configuration Management
4 6 (54.55%) RHCE
4 6 (54.55%) Shell Script
4 6 (54.55%) RHCSA
4 6 (54.55%) Ruby
5 5 (45.45%) Red Hat
5 5 (45.45%) DNS
5 5 (45.45%) UNIX
5 5 (45.45%) Amazon AWS
5 5 (45.45%) VMware Infrastructure
5 5 (45.45%) VMware
5 5 (45.45%) Firewall
6 3 (27.27%) Law
6 3 (27.27%) VMware ESX
6 3 (27.27%) Debian
6 3 (27.27%) Retail

LPIC
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 3 July 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 (72.73%) Apache
2 3 (27.27%) Confluence
2 3 (27.27%) WebLogic
3 2 (18.18%) IIS
Cloud Services
1 5 (45.45%) Amazon AWS
2 3 (27.27%) PaaS
2 3 (27.27%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 8 (72.73%) TCP/IP
2 5 (45.45%) DNS
2 5 (45.45%) Firewall
3 3 (27.27%) HTTPS
3 3 (27.27%) FTP
3 3 (27.27%) HTTP
3 3 (27.27%) ISDN
3 3 (27.27%) PBX
3 3 (27.27%) VoIP
3 3 (27.27%) SMTP
4 2 (18.18%) DHCP
4 2 (18.18%) VPN
4 2 (18.18%) Intrusion Detection
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (18.18%) SQL Server
1 2 (18.18%) MongoDB
Development Applications
1 3 (27.27%) JIRA
General
1 3 (27.27%) Law
1 3 (27.27%) Retail
Job Titles
1 8 (72.73%) Administrator
1 8 (72.73%) Linux Administrator
2 3 (27.27%) Linux Engineer
2 3 (27.27%) Linux Systems Engineer
2 3 (27.27%) Systems Engineer
3 2 (18.18%) Systems Administrator
3 2 (18.18%) Linux Systems Administrator
3 2 (18.18%) Windows Administrator
3 2 (18.18%) Windows Systems Administrator
Miscellaneous
1 3 (27.27%) Derivative
1 3 (27.27%) Mathematics
1 3 (27.27%) Wiki
1 3 (27.27%) Data Centre
Operating Systems
1 11 (100.00%) Linux
1 11 (100.00%) Ubuntu
2 8 (72.73%) Windows
2 8 (72.73%) CentOS
3 6 (54.55%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 6 (54.55%) SUSE
4 5 (45.45%) UNIX
5 3 (27.27%) FreeBSD
5 3 (27.27%) Debian
5 3 (27.27%) SUSE Linux Enterprise Server
6 2 (18.18%) Windows 7
6 2 (18.18%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (100.00%) ITIL
2 6 (54.55%) Configuration Management
3 3 (27.27%) Performance Tuning
3 3 (27.27%) Mentoring
3 3 (27.27%) Coaching
3 3 (27.27%) E-Commerce
3 3 (27.27%) Patch Management
4 2 (18.18%) Security Hardening
4 2 (18.18%) Change Management
4 2 (18.18%) Business Development
4 2 (18.18%) Load Balancing
Programming Languages
1 11 (100.00%) Bash Shell
2 9 (81.82%) Python
3 6 (54.55%) Shell Script
3 6 (54.55%) Ruby
4 3 (27.27%) C
5 2 (18.18%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 8 (72.73%) Linux+ Certification
2 6 (54.55%) RHCE
2 6 (54.55%) RHCSA
3 3 (27.27%) Degree
4 2 (18.18%) MCITP
4 2 (18.18%) CCNA
4 2 (18.18%) Cisco Certification
4 2 (18.18%) Microsoft Certification
System Software
1 5 (45.45%) VMware Infrastructure
2 3 (27.27%) VMware ESX
2 3 (27.27%) VirtualBox
3 2 (18.18%) Hyper-V
3 2 (18.18%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 9 (81.82%) Puppet
1 9 (81.82%) Opscode Chef
2 3 (27.27%) Ansible
2 3 (27.27%) Nagios
Vendors
1 5 (45.45%) Red Hat
1 5 (45.45%) VMware
2 3 (27.27%) hybris
2 3 (27.27%) AppDynamics
2 3 (27.27%) CheckPoint
3 2 (18.18%) Microsoft
3 2 (18.18%) Citrix