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 1 May 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
1 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
LAMP Stack (Linux, Apache, MySQL/MariaDB, PHP/Perl/Python)
Rank 86 99 113
Rank change year-on-year
+13 +14
Permanent jobs citing LAMP 51 55 33
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Reading 2.69% 2.22% 1.36%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 7.67% 8.63% 5.36%
Number of salaries quoted 51 50 32
Average salary £54,000 £46,250 £47,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+16.75% -2.63%
90% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £34,000 £35,500
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £65,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £38,000 £37,500 £35,000
% change year-on-year
+1.33% +7.14%
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
665 637 616
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Reading 35.13% 25.69% 25.30%
Number of salaries quoted 599 541 546
Average salary £47,500 £47,500 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +11.76%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £32,500 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £59,500 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -

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 1 May 2016.

LAMP Salary Histogram in Reading

LAMP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Reading

For the 6 months to 1 May 2016, 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 72 (90.00%) MySQL
1 72 (90.00%) Linux
2 65 (81.25%) Apache
3 46 (57.50%) Amazon AWS
4 45 (56.25%) Perl
5 41 (51.25%) PHP
6 40 (50.00%) HTTP
7 39 (48.75%) Puppet
8 37 (46.25%) JBoss
8 37 (46.25%) Tomcat
8 37 (46.25%) Web Services
9 35 (43.75%) LDAP
10 30 (37.50%) Windows
10 30 (37.50%) SaaS
10 30 (37.50%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
11 27 (33.75%) HTML
12 26 (32.50%) High Availability
13 25 (31.25%) Git (software)
13 25 (31.25%) CSS
13 25 (31.25%) Oracle
13 25 (31.25%) Python
14 24 (30.00%) TCP/IP
14 24 (30.00%) SQL Server
14 24 (30.00%) Red Hat
14 24 (30.00%) Nagios
15 23 (28.75%) BizTalk Server
15 23 (28.75%) Oracle HTTP Server
15 23 (28.75%) Firewall
15 23 (28.75%) WebLogic
15 23 (28.75%) .NET

LAMP
Top Related IT Skills in Reading by Category

For the 6 months to 1 May 2016, 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 65 (81.25%) Apache
2 37 (46.25%) JBoss
2 37 (46.25%) Tomcat
3 23 (28.75%) BizTalk Server
3 23 (28.75%) Oracle HTTP Server
3 23 (28.75%) WebLogic
3 23 (28.75%) WebSphere
4 21 (26.25%) nginx
5 17 (21.25%) OpenStack
6 9 (11.25%) Apache Spark
7 6 (7.50%) Drupal
8 4 (5.00%) CloudStack
8 4 (5.00%) CMS
8 4 (5.00%) Eucalyptus
9 2 (2.50%) Alfresco
9 2 (2.50%) Apache Solr
9 2 (2.50%) Elasticsearch
9 2 (2.50%) Liferay
9 2 (2.50%) WordPress
10 1 (1.25%) Confluence
Applications
1 1 (1.25%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 2 (2.50%) Dynamics CRM
1 2 (2.50%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 46 (57.50%) Amazon AWS
2 30 (37.50%) SaaS
3 4 (5.00%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 40 (50.00%) HTTP
2 35 (43.75%) LDAP
3 24 (30.00%) TCP/IP
4 23 (28.75%) Firewall
4 23 (28.75%) NAS
5 21 (26.25%) SSL
6 20 (25.00%) DNS
7 19 (23.75%) SAN
8 12 (15.00%) SMTP
9 7 (8.75%) BGP
9 7 (8.75%) DHCP
9 7 (8.75%) IPsec
10 4 (5.00%) Internet
11 1 (1.25%) tcpdump
11 1 (1.25%) Wireshark
Database & Business Intelligence
1 72 (90.00%) MySQL
2 24 (30.00%) SQL Server
3 23 (28.75%) Relational Database
4 19 (23.75%) RDBMS
5 11 (13.75%) Apache Cassandra
5 11 (13.75%) Hadoop
6 6 (7.50%) Big Data
7 4 (5.00%) SQL Server 2005
7 4 (5.00%) SQL Server 2008
7 4 (5.00%) SQL Server 2012
7 4 (5.00%) SQLite
8 2 (2.50%) MongoDB
8 2 (2.50%) Neo4j
8 2 (2.50%) NoSQL
8 2 (2.50%) PostgreSQL
9 1 (1.25%) MariaDB
Development Applications
1 25 (31.25%) Git (software)
2 18 (22.50%) Subversion
3 9 (11.25%) Jenkins
4 5 (6.25%) JIRA
5 4 (5.00%) Hudson
5 4 (5.00%) PHPUnit
5 4 (5.00%) Trac
6 1 (1.25%) Bugzilla
General
1 2 (2.50%) Electronics
1 2 (2.50%) Finance
1 2 (2.50%) Manufacturing
1 2 (2.50%) Marketing
1 2 (2.50%) Telecoms
2 1 (1.25%) Multimedia
Job Titles
1 29 (36.25%) Linux Engineer
2 28 (35.00%) Linux Support
3 23 (28.75%) Applications Support
4 22 (27.50%) Developer
5 21 (26.25%) Support Engineer
6 19 (23.75%) Web Applications Support
7 18 (22.50%) Linux Support Engineer
7 18 (22.50%) PHP Developer
8 17 (21.25%) Administrator
8 17 (21.25%) Linux Administrator
9 13 (16.25%) Applications Engineer
9 13 (16.25%) Applications Support Engineer
10 12 (15.00%) Web Engineer
11 10 (12.50%) Applications Support Analyst
11 10 (12.50%) Linux Systems Administrator
11 10 (12.50%) SaaS Analyst
11 10 (12.50%) Support Analyst
11 10 (12.50%) Web Analyst
11 10 (12.50%) Web Applications Analyst
11 10 (12.50%) Web Support Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 37 (46.25%) Web Services
2 27 (33.75%) HTML
3 25 (31.25%) CSS
4 23 (28.75%) .NET
5 21 (26.25%) LEMP Stack
6 12 (15.00%) MCollective
7 9 (11.25%) jQuery
8 8 (10.00%) HTML5
9 7 (8.75%) XML
10 6 (7.50%) CSS3
10 6 (7.50%) Symfony
11 5 (6.25%) Ajax
11 5 (6.25%) JSON
12 4 (5.00%) Sensu
12 4 (5.00%) Sphinx
13 3 (3.75%) REST
13 3 (3.75%) SOAP
13 3 (3.75%) Twitter Bootstrap
14 2 (2.50%) Apache CXF
14 2 (2.50%) Drools
Miscellaneous
1 15 (18.75%) Computer Science
2 9 (11.25%) Analytical Skills
3 4 (5.00%) iPad
4 1 (1.25%) Enterprise Software
4 1 (1.25%) Graphic Design
Operating Systems
1 72 (90.00%) Linux
2 30 (37.50%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
2 30 (37.50%) Windows
3 12 (15.00%) Unix
4 8 (10.00%) Debian
5 7 (8.75%) CentOS
6 4 (5.00%) Windows Server
7 2 (2.50%) Android
7 2 (2.50%) Apple iOS
8 1 (1.25%) Fedora
8 1 (1.25%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 26 (32.50%) High Availability
2 22 (27.50%) Web Operations
3 16 (20.00%) Configuration Management
4 13 (16.25%) Incident Management
5 11 (13.75%) Agile Software Development
5 11 (13.75%) OOP
6 9 (11.25%) MVC
7 6 (7.50%) Business Intelligence
8 4 (5.00%) Capacity Planning
8 4 (5.00%) Continuous Integration
8 4 (5.00%) DevOps
8 4 (5.00%) Disaster Recovery
8 4 (5.00%) Open Source
8 4 (5.00%) TDD
8 4 (5.00%) Unit Testing
8 4 (5.00%) Web Development
9 3 (3.75%) Analytics
9 3 (3.75%) Data Protection
9 3 (3.75%) Multithreading
10 2 (2.50%) Content Management
Programming Languages
1 45 (56.25%) Perl
2 41 (51.25%) PHP
3 25 (31.25%) Python
4 23 (28.75%) PowerShell
5 19 (23.75%) JavaScript
5 19 (23.75%) SQL
6 18 (22.50%) Bash Shell
7 17 (21.25%) Ruby
8 11 (13.75%) C
9 7 (8.75%) PHP 5
10 5 (6.25%) C++
10 5 (6.25%) Java
11 3 (3.75%) Shell Script
12 1 (1.25%) Apple Swift
12 1 (1.25%) Objective-C
Qualifications
1 12 (15.00%) Degree
2 1 (1.25%) SC Cleared
2 1 (1.25%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (1.25%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 23 (28.75%) Oracle RAC
2 14 (17.50%) qmail
3 13 (16.25%) Squid
4 4 (5.00%) GlusterFS
4 4 (5.00%) Varnish
5 2 (2.50%) Docker
Systems Management
1 39 (48.75%) Puppet
2 24 (30.00%) Nagios
3 23 (28.75%) OpenAM
4 20 (25.00%) ZABBIX
5 17 (21.25%) Cacti
5 17 (21.25%) Ganglia
6 16 (20.00%) logstash
7 13 (16.25%) collectd
7 13 (16.25%) Graphite
8 7 (8.75%) Opscode Chef
9 4 (5.00%) OpenView
9 4 (5.00%) OpenView Configuration Management
10 3 (3.75%) Ansible
10 3 (3.75%) HAProxy
11 2 (2.50%) Kibana
Vendors
1 25 (31.25%) Oracle
2 24 (30.00%) Red Hat
3 22 (27.50%) Sun
4 21 (26.25%) VMware
5 18 (22.50%) Splunk
6 7 (8.75%) Cisco
7 5 (6.25%) Zend
8 4 (5.00%) BMC
8 4 (5.00%) Google
9 3 (3.75%) Microsoft
10 2 (2.50%) SAP
11 1 (1.25%) Intel
11 1 (1.25%) Sophos
11 1 (1.25%) Twitter
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