The table below looks at the statistics for LAMP skills in IT jobs advertised for the Reading region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited LAMP over the 3 months to 24 April 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
24 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
LAMP (Linux, Apache, MySQL, Perl PHP Python)
Rank 105 116 123
Rank change year-on-year
+11 +7
Permanent jobs citing LAMP 41 25 19
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Reading 1.65% 1.03% 0.87%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 6.49% 4.05% 2.82%
Number of salaries quoted 37 25 17
Average salary £36,500 £50,000 £33,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-27.00% +51.51%
90% offered a salary of more than £36,000 £34,400 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £60,000 £48,500
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £35,000 £34,000
% change year-on-year
+7.14% +2.94%
LAMP
Berkshire

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 Reading region.

Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
Reading
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
632 618 673
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Reading 25.48% 25.46% 30.69%
Number of salaries quoted 553 551 589
Average salary £47,500 £42,500 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+11.76% -
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £30,000 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £70,000 £57,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%

LAMP
Jobs Demand Trend in Reading

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

LAMP Jobs Demand Trend in Reading

LAMP
Salary Trend in Reading

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

LAMP Salary Trend in Reading

LAMP
Salary Histogram in Reading

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing LAMP across the Reading region over the 3 months to 24 April 2015.

LAMP Salary Histogram in Reading

LAMP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Reading

For the 6 months to 24 April 2015, IT jobs across the Reading 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 38 (84.44%) MySQL
2 37 (82.22%) Linux
3 31 (68.89%) Apache
3 31 (68.89%) PHP
4 20 (44.44%) Firewall
5 18 (40.00%) SQL Server
5 18 (40.00%) Windows
6 17 (37.78%) Red Hat
6 17 (37.78%) VMware
7 16 (35.56%) SAN
7 16 (35.56%) Cisco
7 16 (35.56%) SQL
7 16 (35.56%) JavaScript
8 15 (33.33%) IIS
8 15 (33.33%) HP
8 15 (33.33%) Juniper
8 15 (33.33%) NetScreen
8 15 (33.33%) Load Balancing
8 15 (33.33%) Cisco ASA
8 15 (33.33%) CentOS
8 15 (33.33%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 15 (33.33%) Hyper-V
9 14 (31.11%) VMware Infrastructure
9 14 (31.11%) Microsoft
9 14 (31.11%) MS Excel
10 13 (28.89%) CSS
10 13 (28.89%) HTML
11 11 (24.44%) jQuery
11 11 (24.44%) Git (software)
11 11 (24.44%) Open Source

LAMP
Top Related IT Skills in Reading by Category

For the 6 months to 24 April 2015, IT jobs across the Reading 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 31 (68.89%) Apache
2 15 (33.33%) IIS
3 6 (13.33%) Eucalyptus
4 2 (4.44%) WordPress
5 1 (2.22%) ExpressionEngine
5 1 (2.22%) JBoss
5 1 (2.22%) Tomcat
5 1 (2.22%) Oracle HTTP Server
5 1 (2.22%) BizTalk Server
5 1 (2.22%) CMS
5 1 (2.22%) WebSphere
5 1 (2.22%) Drupal
5 1 (2.22%) WebLogic
Applications
1 14 (31.11%) MS Excel
2 1 (2.22%) Adobe Illustrator
2 1 (2.22%) Adobe Creative Suite
2 1 (2.22%) Photoshop
Cloud Services
1 9 (20.00%) SaaS
2 8 (17.78%) PaaS
2 8 (17.78%) Amazon AWS
3 2 (4.44%) Taleo
3 2 (4.44%) Cloud Computing
3 2 (4.44%) Google App Engine
3 2 (4.44%) Responsys
3 2 (4.44%) Google Cloud Platform
Communications & Networking
1 20 (44.44%) Firewall
2 16 (35.56%) SAN
3 15 (33.33%) NetScreen
3 15 (33.33%) Cisco ASA
4 7 (15.56%) Internet
5 5 (11.11%) TCP/IP
6 2 (4.44%) VoIP
6 2 (4.44%) Ethernet
6 2 (4.44%) Asterisk PBX
7 1 (2.22%) NAS
7 1 (2.22%) Network Security
7 1 (2.22%) HTTP
7 1 (2.22%) DNS
7 1 (2.22%) BGP
7 1 (2.22%) LDAP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 38 (84.44%) MySQL
2 18 (40.00%) SQL Server
3 3 (6.67%) Oracle Reports
4 2 (4.44%) Hadoop
5 1 (2.22%) SQL Server 2012
5 1 (2.22%) Oracle Database
5 1 (2.22%) Relational Database
5 1 (2.22%) SQL Server 2005
5 1 (2.22%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 11 (24.44%) Git (software)
2 9 (20.00%) Subversion
3 2 (4.44%) Jenkins
4 1 (2.22%) Oracle Forms
4 1 (2.22%) Dreamweaver
General
1 2 (4.44%) Telecoms
2 1 (2.22%) Electronics
Job Titles
1 13 (28.89%) Developer
1 13 (28.89%) PHP Developer
2 9 (20.00%) Senior PHP Developer
2 9 (20.00%) Senior Developer
3 7 (15.56%) Support Engineer
3 7 (15.56%) Systems Engineer
3 7 (15.56%) Cloud Engineer
4 5 (11.11%) Senior IT Support
4 5 (11.11%) IT Support
4 5 (11.11%) Senior Support Engineer
4 5 (11.11%) IT Support Engineer
5 4 (8.89%) Provisioning Engineer
6 3 (6.67%) Network Engineer
6 3 (6.67%) Software Engineer
7 2 (4.44%) Software Developer
7 2 (4.44%) Administrator
7 2 (4.44%) Systems Administrator
7 2 (4.44%) Project Engineer
8 1 (2.22%) VoIP Engineer
8 1 (2.22%) Linux Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 13 (28.89%) HTML
1 13 (28.89%) CSS
2 11 (24.44%) jQuery
2 11 (24.44%) HTML5
2 11 (24.44%) CSS3
3 10 (22.22%) Twitter Bootstrap
4 7 (15.56%) Web Services
5 6 (13.33%) Sensu
6 4 (8.89%) .NET
7 2 (4.44%) XHTML
8 1 (2.22%) CGI
8 1 (2.22%) Ajax
8 1 (2.22%) Symfony
8 1 (2.22%) Zend Framework
8 1 (2.22%) XML
8 1 (2.22%) Laravel
8 1 (2.22%) REST
Miscellaneous
1 11 (24.44%) Open Source
2 5 (11.11%) Computer Science
3 3 (6.67%) Analytical Skills
3 3 (6.67%) Management Information System
4 2 (4.44%) Statistics
5 1 (2.22%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 37 (82.22%) Linux
2 18 (40.00%) Windows
3 15 (33.33%) CentOS
3 15 (33.33%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 3 (6.67%) Oracle Linux
5 1 (2.22%) Solaris
5 1 (2.22%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 15 (33.33%) Load Balancing
2 10 (22.22%) OO
3 8 (17.78%) MVC
3 8 (17.78%) OO PHP
4 7 (15.56%) DevOps
4 7 (15.56%) Capacity Planning
5 4 (8.89%) OOP
6 3 (6.67%) Software Engineering
7 2 (4.44%) E-Commerce
7 2 (4.44%) Configuration Management
7 2 (4.44%) Performance Management
7 2 (4.44%) Continuous Integration
7 2 (4.44%) Line Management
8 1 (2.22%) System Testing
8 1 (2.22%) Release Management
8 1 (2.22%) UX Design
8 1 (2.22%) Web Accessibility
8 1 (2.22%) Waterfall
8 1 (2.22%) Continuous Improvement
8 1 (2.22%) Project Management
Programming Languages
1 31 (68.89%) PHP
2 16 (35.56%) SQL
2 16 (35.56%) JavaScript
3 4 (8.89%) Python
4 3 (6.67%) Shell Script
4 3 (6.67%) Perl
4 3 (6.67%) C#
4 3 (6.67%) Java
4 3 (6.67%) VB
5 1 (2.22%) PHP5
5 1 (2.22%) PowerShell
5 1 (2.22%) Bash Shell
Qualifications
1 6 (13.33%) Degree
2 2 (4.44%) Security Cleared
2 2 (4.44%) MySQL Certification
2 2 (4.44%) IC3 Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (4.44%) SLA
System Software
1 15 (33.33%) Hyper-V
2 14 (31.11%) VMware Infrastructure
3 3 (6.67%) VMware ESXi
4 2 (4.44%) Kamailio
4 2 (4.44%) OpenSIPS
4 2 (4.44%) KVM
5 1 (2.22%) Oracle RAC
Systems Management
1 6 (13.33%) OpenView
1 6 (13.33%) Nagios
1 6 (13.33%) Cacti
1 6 (13.33%) Ganglia
2 3 (6.67%) Puppet
3 2 (4.44%) Graphite
4 1 (2.22%) OpenAM
4 1 (2.22%) cPanel
4 1 (2.22%) Plesk
Vendors
1 17 (37.78%) Red Hat
1 17 (37.78%) VMware
2 16 (35.56%) Cisco
3 15 (33.33%) HP
3 15 (33.33%) Juniper
4 14 (31.11%) Microsoft
5 8 (17.78%) Sun
6 7 (15.56%) F5
7 6 (13.33%) Splunk
7 6 (13.33%) BMC
8 4 (8.89%) Oracle
9 2 (4.44%) Google
9 2 (4.44%) Zend
9 2 (4.44%) Eloqua
10 1 (2.22%) Adobe
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