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 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
LAMP (Linux, Apache, MySQL, Perl PHP Python)
Rank 119 117 96
Rank change year-on-year
-2 -21
Permanent jobs citing LAMP 26 23 42
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Reading 1.14% 0.96% 1.87%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 4.04% 3.96% 6.05%
Number of salaries quoted 14 22 42
Average salary £47,500 £32,500 £38,250
Average salary % change year-on-year
+46.15% -15.03%
90% offered a salary of more than £34,750 £21,600 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £51,300 £62,500
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £35,000 £35,000
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
644 581 694
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Reading 28.22% 24.15% 30.84%
Number of salaries quoted 506 524 618
Average salary £45,000 £42,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.88% +6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £30,000 £31,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £62,500 £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 3 July 2015.

LAMP Salary Histogram in Reading

LAMP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Reading

For the 6 months to 3 July 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 49 (81.67%) MySQL
1 49 (81.67%) Linux
2 42 (70.00%) PHP
3 34 (56.67%) Apache
4 28 (46.67%) Firewall
5 26 (43.33%) Windows
6 25 (41.67%) Red Hat
7 24 (40.00%) CentOS
8 22 (36.67%) Git (software)
8 22 (36.67%) VMware
8 22 (36.67%) Cisco
9 20 (33.33%) Sun
9 20 (33.33%) VMware Infrastructure
10 19 (31.67%) SQL Server
10 19 (31.67%) JavaScript
11 17 (28.33%) Degree
12 16 (26.67%) Computer Science
12 16 (26.67%) SQL
13 15 (25.00%) HTML
13 15 (25.00%) IIS
13 15 (25.00%) CSS
13 15 (25.00%) NetScreen
13 15 (25.00%) HP
13 15 (25.00%) Juniper
13 15 (25.00%) SAN
13 15 (25.00%) Load Balancing
13 15 (25.00%) Cisco ASA
13 15 (25.00%) Hyper-V
14 14 (23.33%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
14 14 (23.33%) Microsoft

LAMP
Top Related IT Skills in Reading by Category

For the 6 months to 3 July 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 34 (56.67%) Apache
2 15 (25.00%) IIS
3 9 (15.00%) Eucalyptus
4 2 (3.33%) WordPress
5 1 (1.67%) ExpressionEngine
5 1 (1.67%) WebLogic
5 1 (1.67%) CMS
5 1 (1.67%) Drupal
Applications
1 14 (23.33%) MS Excel
2 1 (1.67%) Adobe Illustrator
2 1 (1.67%) Adobe Creative Suite
2 1 (1.67%) Photoshop
Cloud Services
1 12 (20.00%) Amazon AWS
2 11 (18.33%) SaaS
2 11 (18.33%) PaaS
2 11 (18.33%) Responsys
2 11 (18.33%) Taleo
3 3 (5.00%) Cloud Computing
3 3 (5.00%) Google App Engine
3 3 (5.00%) Google Cloud Platform
Communications & Networking
1 28 (46.67%) Firewall
2 15 (25.00%) SAN
2 15 (25.00%) Cisco ASA
2 15 (25.00%) NetScreen
3 13 (21.67%) TCP/IP
4 10 (16.67%) Internet
5 2 (3.33%) VoIP
6 1 (1.67%) Ethernet
6 1 (1.67%) DNS
6 1 (1.67%) Network Security
6 1 (1.67%) Asterisk PBX
Database & Business Intelligence
1 49 (81.67%) MySQL
2 19 (31.67%) SQL Server
3 11 (18.33%) Oracle Reports
3 11 (18.33%) Hadoop
4 1 (1.67%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 22 (36.67%) Git (software)
2 11 (18.33%) Jenkins
3 10 (16.67%) Subversion
4 1 (1.67%) Oracle Forms
4 1 (1.67%) Dreamweaver
General
1 2 (3.33%) Telecoms
2 1 (1.67%) Aerospace
2 1 (1.67%) Law
2 1 (1.67%) Electronics
Job Titles
1 17 (28.33%) Developer
1 17 (28.33%) PHP Developer
2 11 (18.33%) Systems Administrator
2 11 (18.33%) Administrator
3 10 (16.67%) Systems Engineer
3 10 (16.67%) Senior Developer
3 10 (16.67%) Senior PHP Developer
3 10 (16.67%) Cloud Engineer
4 7 (11.67%) Support Engineer
5 6 (10.00%) Software Engineer
6 5 (8.33%) IT Support Engineer
6 5 (8.33%) Senior IT Support
6 5 (8.33%) IT Support
6 5 (8.33%) Senior Support Engineer
7 4 (6.67%) Provisioning Engineer
7 4 (6.67%) Software Developer
8 3 (5.00%) Network Engineer
8 3 (5.00%) Linux Systems Administrator
8 3 (5.00%) Linux Administrator
9 2 (3.33%) Project Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 15 (25.00%) CSS
1 15 (25.00%) HTML
2 12 (20.00%) jQuery
3 11 (18.33%) HTML5
3 11 (18.33%) CSS3
3 11 (18.33%) Twitter Bootstrap
3 11 (18.33%) Web Services
4 9 (15.00%) Sensu
5 7 (11.67%) CGI
6 4 (6.67%) .NET
7 1 (1.67%) REST
7 1 (1.67%) Ajax
7 1 (1.67%) Symfony
7 1 (1.67%) Zend Framework
7 1 (1.67%) XML
7 1 (1.67%) XHTML
Miscellaneous
1 16 (26.67%) Computer Science
2 12 (20.00%) Analytical Skills
3 11 (18.33%) Statistics
4 6 (10.00%) Management Information System
5 1 (1.67%) User Experience
5 1 (1.67%) Data Centre
Operating Systems
1 49 (81.67%) Linux
2 26 (43.33%) Windows
3 24 (40.00%) CentOS
4 14 (23.33%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 12 (20.00%) Oracle Linux
6 1 (1.67%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 15 (25.00%) Load Balancing
2 13 (21.67%) Open Source
3 11 (18.33%) Continuous Integration
3 11 (18.33%) OO
4 10 (16.67%) MVC
4 10 (16.67%) Capacity Planning
4 10 (16.67%) DevOps
5 9 (15.00%) OO PHP
6 8 (13.33%) OOP
7 6 (10.00%) Software Engineering
8 5 (8.33%) Performance Management
8 5 (8.33%) Line Management
9 2 (3.33%) Agile Software Development
9 2 (3.33%) E-Commerce
9 2 (3.33%) Configuration Management
10 1 (1.67%) Project Management
10 1 (1.67%) Change Management
10 1 (1.67%) Content Management
10 1 (1.67%) Project Planning
10 1 (1.67%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 42 (70.00%) PHP
2 19 (31.67%) JavaScript
3 16 (26.67%) SQL
4 13 (21.67%) Python
5 12 (20.00%) Shell Script
5 12 (20.00%) Java
6 8 (13.33%) Perl
7 6 (10.00%) C
8 4 (6.67%) C#
8 4 (6.67%) VB
9 2 (3.33%) Bash Shell
10 1 (1.67%) sed
10 1 (1.67%) C++
10 1 (1.67%) AWK
10 1 (1.67%) PHP5
Qualifications
1 17 (28.33%) Degree
2 5 (8.33%) Security Cleared
2 5 (8.33%) MySQL Certification
2 5 (8.33%) IC3 Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (1.67%) SLA
System Software
1 20 (33.33%) VMware Infrastructure
2 15 (25.00%) Hyper-V
3 6 (10.00%) VirtualBox
3 6 (10.00%) VMware ESX
4 5 (8.33%) KVM
5 3 (5.00%) VMware ESXi
6 1 (1.67%) Kamailio
6 1 (1.67%) OpenSIPS
Systems Management
1 11 (18.33%) Puppet
1 11 (18.33%) Graphite
2 9 (15.00%) OpenView
2 9 (15.00%) Nagios
2 9 (15.00%) Cacti
2 9 (15.00%) Ganglia
3 6 (10.00%) Vagrant
4 1 (1.67%) cPanel
4 1 (1.67%) Plesk
Vendors
1 25 (41.67%) Red Hat
2 22 (36.67%) VMware
2 22 (36.67%) Cisco
3 20 (33.33%) Sun
4 15 (25.00%) HP
4 15 (25.00%) Juniper
5 14 (23.33%) Microsoft
6 12 (20.00%) Oracle
7 11 (18.33%) Eloqua
8 9 (15.00%) Splunk
8 9 (15.00%) BMC
9 7 (11.67%) F5
10 3 (5.00%) Google
11 1 (1.67%) Zend
11 1 (1.67%) Adobe
Reading
Interquest - IQ Telecom
Salary: £30000 - £50000 per annum
Posted: 26 days ago