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 27 May 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
27 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
LAMP (Linux, Apache, MySQL, Perl PHP Python)
Rank 114 114 110
Rank change year-on-year
0 -4
Permanent jobs citing LAMP 30 22 25
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Reading 1.29% 0.93% 1.15%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 5.02% 3.77% 3.89%
Number of salaries quoted 26 22 23
Average salary £52,500 £45,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+16.66% +28.57%
90% offered a salary of more than £34,500 £25,000 £30,500
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £60,000 £49,500
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £35,000 £34,000
% change year-on-year
- +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
598 583 642
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Reading 25.80% 24.78% 29.60%
Number of salaries quoted 513 513 566
Average salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.88% -
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £30,000 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £70,000 £60,000
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 27 May 2015.

LAMP Salary Histogram in Reading

LAMP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Reading

For the 6 months to 27 May 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 40 (78.43%) MySQL
1 40 (78.43%) Linux
2 36 (70.59%) PHP
3 33 (64.71%) Apache
4 19 (37.25%) SQL Server
4 19 (37.25%) JavaScript
4 19 (37.25%) Firewall
5 17 (33.33%) Windows
5 17 (33.33%) VMware
6 16 (31.37%) SQL
6 16 (31.37%) Cisco
6 16 (31.37%) Red Hat
7 15 (29.41%) HP
7 15 (29.41%) Juniper
7 15 (29.41%) SAN
7 15 (29.41%) NetScreen
7 15 (29.41%) HTML
7 15 (29.41%) IIS
7 15 (29.41%) CSS
7 15 (29.41%) Load Balancing
7 15 (29.41%) Cisco ASA
7 15 (29.41%) CentOS
7 15 (29.41%) Hyper-V
8 14 (27.45%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 14 (27.45%) VMware Infrastructure
8 14 (27.45%) MS Excel
8 14 (27.45%) Microsoft
9 13 (25.49%) Open Source
10 12 (23.53%) Git (software)
10 12 (23.53%) jQuery

LAMP
Top Related IT Skills in Reading by Category

For the 6 months to 27 May 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 33 (64.71%) Apache
2 15 (29.41%) IIS
3 8 (15.69%) Eucalyptus
4 2 (3.92%) WordPress
5 1 (1.96%) ExpressionEngine
5 1 (1.96%) WebLogic
5 1 (1.96%) CMS
5 1 (1.96%) Drupal
Applications
1 14 (27.45%) MS Excel
2 1 (1.96%) Adobe Illustrator
2 1 (1.96%) Adobe Creative Suite
2 1 (1.96%) Photoshop
Cloud Services
1 11 (21.57%) Amazon AWS
2 10 (19.61%) SaaS
2 10 (19.61%) PaaS
3 3 (5.88%) Cloud Computing
3 3 (5.88%) Google App Engine
3 3 (5.88%) Google Cloud Platform
4 2 (3.92%) Taleo
4 2 (3.92%) Responsys
Communications & Networking
1 19 (37.25%) Firewall
2 15 (29.41%) SAN
2 15 (29.41%) Cisco ASA
2 15 (29.41%) NetScreen
3 9 (17.65%) Internet
4 4 (7.84%) TCP/IP
5 3 (5.88%) VoIP
6 2 (3.92%) Ethernet
6 2 (3.92%) Asterisk PBX
7 1 (1.96%) DNS
7 1 (1.96%) BGP
7 1 (1.96%) Network Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 40 (78.43%) MySQL
2 19 (37.25%) SQL Server
3 2 (3.92%) Oracle Reports
3 2 (3.92%) Hadoop
4 1 (1.96%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 12 (23.53%) Git (software)
2 10 (19.61%) Subversion
3 2 (3.92%) Jenkins
4 1 (1.96%) Oracle Forms
4 1 (1.96%) Dreamweaver
General
1 3 (5.88%) Telecoms
2 1 (1.96%) Aerospace
2 1 (1.96%) Law
2 1 (1.96%) Electronics
Job Titles
1 17 (33.33%) Developer
1 17 (33.33%) PHP Developer
2 10 (19.61%) Senior Developer
2 10 (19.61%) Senior PHP Developer
3 9 (17.65%) Systems Engineer
3 9 (17.65%) Cloud Engineer
4 7 (13.73%) Support Engineer
5 6 (11.76%) Software Engineer
6 5 (9.80%) Senior Support Engineer
6 5 (9.80%) IT Support Engineer
6 5 (9.80%) IT Support
6 5 (9.80%) Senior IT Support
7 4 (7.84%) Provisioning Engineer
7 4 (7.84%) Software Developer
8 3 (5.88%) Network Engineer
9 2 (3.92%) Systems Administrator
9 2 (3.92%) Administrator
9 2 (3.92%) Project Engineer
9 2 (3.92%) PHP LAMP Developer
10 1 (1.96%) Solutions Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 15 (29.41%) HTML
1 15 (29.41%) CSS
2 12 (23.53%) jQuery
2 12 (23.53%) HTML5
2 12 (23.53%) CSS3
3 11 (21.57%) Twitter Bootstrap
4 10 (19.61%) Web Services
5 8 (15.69%) Sensu
6 4 (7.84%) .NET
7 2 (3.92%) XHTML
8 1 (1.96%) CGI
8 1 (1.96%) Ajax
8 1 (1.96%) Symfony
8 1 (1.96%) Zend Framework
8 1 (1.96%) XML
8 1 (1.96%) Laravel
8 1 (1.96%) REST
Miscellaneous
1 7 (13.73%) Computer Science
2 3 (5.88%) Management Information System
2 3 (5.88%) Analytical Skills
3 2 (3.92%) Statistics
4 1 (1.96%) User Experience
4 1 (1.96%) Data Centre
Operating Systems
1 40 (78.43%) Linux
2 17 (33.33%) Windows
3 15 (29.41%) CentOS
4 14 (27.45%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 3 (5.88%) Oracle Linux
6 1 (1.96%) Solaris
6 1 (1.96%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 15 (29.41%) Load Balancing
2 13 (25.49%) Open Source
3 12 (23.53%) OO
4 9 (17.65%) MVC
4 9 (17.65%) Capacity Planning
4 9 (17.65%) OO PHP
4 9 (17.65%) DevOps
5 7 (13.73%) OOP
6 6 (11.76%) Software Engineering
7 2 (3.92%) E-Commerce
7 2 (3.92%) Configuration Management
7 2 (3.92%) Continuous Integration
7 2 (3.92%) Performance Management
7 2 (3.92%) Line Management
8 1 (1.96%) SDLC
8 1 (1.96%) UX Design
8 1 (1.96%) Web Accessibility
8 1 (1.96%) Multithreading
8 1 (1.96%) System Testing
8 1 (1.96%) Waterfall
Programming Languages
1 36 (70.59%) PHP
2 19 (37.25%) JavaScript
3 16 (31.37%) SQL
4 5 (9.80%) Python
5 4 (7.84%) C#
5 4 (7.84%) VB
6 3 (5.88%) Java
6 3 (5.88%) Perl
6 3 (5.88%) Shell Script
7 2 (3.92%) Bash Shell
8 1 (1.96%) sed
8 1 (1.96%) AWK
8 1 (1.96%) PHP5
8 1 (1.96%) C++
Qualifications
1 8 (15.69%) Degree
2 2 (3.92%) Security Cleared
2 2 (3.92%) MySQL Certification
2 2 (3.92%) IC3 Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (3.92%) SLA
System Software
1 15 (29.41%) Hyper-V
2 14 (27.45%) VMware Infrastructure
3 3 (5.88%) VMware ESXi
4 2 (3.92%) Kamailio
4 2 (3.92%) OpenSIPS
4 2 (3.92%) KVM
Systems Management
1 8 (15.69%) OpenView
1 8 (15.69%) Nagios
1 8 (15.69%) Cacti
1 8 (15.69%) Ganglia
2 2 (3.92%) Puppet
2 2 (3.92%) Graphite
3 1 (1.96%) cPanel
3 1 (1.96%) Plesk
Vendors
1 17 (33.33%) VMware
2 16 (31.37%) Cisco
2 16 (31.37%) Red Hat
3 15 (29.41%) HP
3 15 (29.41%) Juniper
4 14 (27.45%) Microsoft
5 10 (19.61%) Sun
6 8 (15.69%) BMC
6 8 (15.69%) Splunk
7 7 (13.73%) F5
8 3 (5.88%) Google
8 3 (5.88%) Oracle
9 2 (3.92%) Zend
9 2 (3.92%) Eloqua
10 1 (1.96%) Adobe
Reading, Oxfordshire
Oracle
Salary: excellent salary - negotiable
Posted: 19 hours ago
Reading, Oxfordshire
Oracle
Salary: Excellent Salary - Negotiable
Posted: 19 hours ago
Reading, Berkshire
Senitor Associates
Salary: £25000 - £37000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Reading, Berkshire
Circle Recruitment
Salary: £45000 - £60000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Reading
NFP Group Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £50000 per annum
Posted: 25 days ago
Reading
Oracle
Salary: excellent salary - negotiable
Posted: 26 days ago