The table below looks at the statistics for LAMP skills in IT jobs advertised for the South East region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited LAMP over the 3 months to 26 November 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
26 Nov 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
LAMP (Linux, Apache, MySQL, Perl PHP Python)
Rank 160 140 238
Rank change year-on-year
-20 +98
Permanent jobs citing LAMP 369 422 240
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 1.70% 1.91% 1.04%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 4.93% 4.98% 2.56%
Number of salaries quoted 322 388 224
Average salary £40,000 £38,500 £37,250
Average salary % change year-on-year
+3.89% +3.35%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,000 £27,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £51,000 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £35,000 £35,000
LAMP
England

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 South East region.

Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
South East
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
7486 8479 9370
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 34.48% 38.45% 40.53%
Number of salaries quoted 6472 7342 8482
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
90% offered a salary of more than £28,500 £27,500 £28,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £55,000 £57,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -

LAMP
Jobs Demand Trend in the South East

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

LAMP Jobs Demand Trend in the South East

LAMP
Salary Trend in the South East

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

LAMP Salary Trend in the South East

LAMP
Salary Histogram in the South East

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing LAMP across the South East region over the 3 months to 26 November 2014.

LAMP Salary Histogram in the South East

LAMP
Job Locations in the South East

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing LAMP within the South East region over the 3 months to 26 November 2014. 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
Hampshire +3 101 £35,000 - 17
Berkshire -10 59 £48,000 +9.09% 3
Surrey -56 58 £46,250 +15.62% 5
Oxfordshire +2 46 £35,000 - 10
East Sussex -4 44 £30,000 -14.28% 6
Buckinghamshire +24 43 £37,500 +63.04% 7
West Sussex +20 14 £27,000 -32.50% 2
Kent +2 2 £34,500 -8.00%
Middlesex -8 2 £47,500 +111.11%
LAMP
England

LAMP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 26 November 2014, IT jobs across the South East 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.

1 617 (82.16%) PHP
2 551 (73.37%) MySQL
3 428 (56.99%) JavaScript
4 383 (51.00%) HTML
5 373 (49.67%) Linux
6 360 (47.94%) CSS
7 263 (35.02%) jQuery
8 247 (32.89%) Apache
9 224 (29.83%) SQL
10 199 (26.50%) Agile Software Development
11 185 (24.63%) Git (software)
12 173 (23.04%) OO
13 168 (22.37%) MVC
14 166 (22.10%) Web Services
15 164 (21.84%) HTML5
16 158 (21.04%) OOP
17 134 (17.84%) CSS3
18 124 (16.51%) Degree
19 123 (16.38%) Web Development
20 122 (16.25%) Ajax
21 120 (15.98%) PHP5
22 112 (14.91%) Java
23 102 (13.58%) Subversion
24 96 (12.78%) Open Source
25 93 (12.38%) Software Engineering
26 92 (12.25%) Windows
27 86 (11.45%) SQL Server
28 85 (11.32%) XML
29 83 (11.05%) Jenkins
30 81 (10.79%) Continuous Integration

LAMP
Top Related IT Skills in the South East by Category

For the 6 months to 26 November 2014, IT jobs across the South East 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
1 247 (32.89%) Apache
2 77 (10.25%) Drupal
3 66 (8.79%) CMS
4 61 (8.12%) WordPress
5 50 (6.66%) IIS
6 42 (5.59%) nginx
7 39 (5.19%) Tomcat
8 31 (4.13%) Joomla!
9 21 (2.80%) Node.js
10 13 (1.73%) MS Exchange
11 9 (1.20%) SharePoint
11 9 (1.20%) Apache Solr
11 9 (1.20%) Confluence
12 4 (0.53%) Moodle
13 3 (0.40%) JBoss
13 3 (0.40%) WebSphere
13 3 (0.40%) ColdFusion
14 2 (0.27%) Oracle Workflow
14 2 (0.27%) TYPO3
14 2 (0.27%) WebLogic Portal
Applications
1 32 (4.26%) MS Excel
2 15 (2.00%) Photoshop
3 7 (0.93%) Adobe Illustrator
4 2 (0.27%) Open Workbench
4 2 (0.27%) Edge Animate
4 2 (0.27%) MS Project
4 2 (0.27%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 10 (1.33%) Magento
2 1 (0.13%) nopCommerce
Cloud Services
1 59 (7.86%) SaaS
2 52 (6.92%) Amazon AWS
3 25 (3.33%) Amazon ELB
4 24 (3.20%) GitHub
5 17 (2.26%) Route 53
6 9 (1.20%) Amazon EC2
6 9 (1.20%) Amazon S3
7 8 (1.07%) Cloud Computing
7 8 (1.07%) IaaS
8 6 (0.80%) Rackspace Cloud
9 2 (0.27%) Trello
10 1 (0.13%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 66 (8.79%) DNS
2 38 (5.06%) VPN
3 37 (4.93%) Firewall
4 32 (4.26%) Internet
5 29 (3.86%) DHCP
6 23 (3.06%) TCP/IP
7 21 (2.80%) SSH
8 19 (2.53%) Intranet
9 16 (2.13%) FTP
9 16 (2.13%) Network Security
10 15 (2.00%) HTTP
11 14 (1.86%) VoIP
11 14 (1.86%) VLAN
12 13 (1.73%) Wireshark
12 13 (1.73%) Cisco IOS
12 13 (1.73%) DSL
12 13 (1.73%) OpenVPN
13 11 (1.46%) GPRS
13 11 (1.46%) GSM
14 10 (1.33%) Bluetooth
Database & Business Intelligence
1 551 (73.37%) MySQL
2 86 (11.45%) SQL Server
3 38 (5.06%) NoSQL
4 27 (3.60%) Relational Database
5 21 (2.80%) MongoDB
6 17 (2.26%) Amazon RDS
7 16 (2.13%) PostgreSQL
8 14 (1.86%) RDBMS
9 13 (1.73%) Redis
10 11 (1.46%) Hadoop
11 10 (1.33%) MariaDB
12 7 (0.93%) SQL Server 2008
12 7 (0.93%) SQL Server 2005
13 6 (0.80%) SQLite
14 5 (0.67%) SQL Server Analysis Services
14 5 (0.67%) Pentaho
14 5 (0.67%) SQL Server Integration Services
14 5 (0.67%) Microsoft Analysis Services
14 5 (0.67%) SQL Server Reporting Services
14 5 (0.67%) Data Warehouse
Development Applications
1 185 (24.63%) Git (software)
2 102 (13.58%) Subversion
3 83 (11.05%) Jenkins
4 58 (7.72%) Selenium
5 48 (6.39%) JIRA
6 43 (5.73%) WebDriver
7 36 (4.79%) PHPUnit
8 28 (3.73%) JMeter
9 15 (2.00%) Team Foundation Server
10 12 (1.60%) Grunt
10 12 (1.60%) Karma Test Runner
10 12 (1.60%) Bower
11 10 (1.33%) Visual Studio
12 8 (1.07%) Mercurial
13 6 (0.80%) Trac
13 6 (0.80%) Hudson
14 5 (0.67%) PEAR
14 5 (0.67%) Cucumber
14 5 (0.67%) Bugzilla
15 3 (0.40%) Xcode
General
1 59 (7.86%) Marketing
2 21 (2.80%) Retail
3 17 (2.26%) Publishing
4 16 (2.13%) Telecoms
5 13 (1.73%) Finance
6 10 (1.33%) Banking
7 9 (1.20%) Advertising
7 9 (1.20%) Games
8 8 (1.07%) Automotive
9 7 (0.93%) Front Office
10 4 (0.53%) Pharmaceutical
11 3 (0.40%) Manufacturing
12 1 (0.13%) Interactive Media
12 1 (0.13%) French Language
Job Titles
1 457 (60.85%) Developer
2 270 (35.95%) PHP Developer
3 174 (23.17%) Web Developer
4 87 (11.58%) Senior Developer
5 78 (10.39%) PHP LAMP Developer
6 66 (8.79%) Senior PHP Developer
7 62 (8.26%) LAMP Developer
8 60 (7.99%) PHP Web Developer
9 57 (7.59%) Administrator
10 46 (6.13%) PHP MySQL Developer
11 45 (5.99%) Systems Administrator
11 45 (5.99%) Senior Web Developer
12 36 (4.79%) Software Developer
13 34 (4.53%) Linux Administrator
14 31 (4.13%) Linux Systems Administrator
14 31 (4.13%) Software Engineer
15 30 (3.99%) Senior PHP Web Developer
16 27 (3.60%) Junior
17 25 (3.33%) Infrastructure Engineer
17 25 (3.33%) Junior Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 383 (51.00%) HTML
2 360 (47.94%) CSS
3 263 (35.02%) jQuery
4 166 (22.10%) Web Services
5 164 (21.84%) HTML5
6 134 (17.84%) CSS3
7 122 (16.25%) Ajax
8 85 (11.32%) XML
9 64 (8.52%) Symfony
10 51 (6.79%) XHTML
10 51 (6.79%) REST
11 50 (6.66%) JSON
12 49 (6.52%) Twitter Bootstrap
13 46 (6.13%) Laravel
14 40 (5.33%) Backbone.js
15 35 (4.66%) AngularJS
15 35 (4.66%) .NET
16 31 (4.13%) Memcached
17 30 (3.99%) CodeIgniter
18 27 (3.60%) RESTful
Miscellaneous
1 96 (12.78%) Open Source
2 54 (7.19%) Computer Science
3 46 (6.13%) User Experience
4 31 (4.13%) Social Media
5 23 (3.06%) Enterprise Software
6 22 (2.93%) Clustering
7 20 (2.66%) Digital Media
7 20 (2.66%) Analytical Skills
8 17 (2.26%) Mobile App
9 11 (1.46%) Mathematics
9 11 (1.46%) Blackberry
9 11 (1.46%) Management Information System
10 10 (1.33%) Client/Server
10 10 (1.33%) Social Network
11 9 (1.20%) CESG
11 9 (1.20%) Mobile Computing
12 8 (1.07%) iPhone
12 8 (1.07%) Kindle
13 7 (0.93%) N-Tier
14 5 (0.67%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 373 (49.67%) Linux
2 92 (12.25%) Windows
3 54 (7.19%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 48 (6.39%) UNIX
5 33 (4.39%) Apple iOS
5 33 (4.39%) Ubuntu
6 29 (3.86%) CentOS
7 24 (3.20%) Windows Server 2008
7 24 (3.20%) Windows Server 2003
8 17 (2.26%) Windows 8
8 17 (2.26%) Windows 7
9 16 (2.13%) Android
10 9 (1.20%) Windows Phone
11 8 (1.07%) Solaris
12 7 (0.93%) Debian
13 2 (0.27%) SUSE
13 2 (0.27%) FreeBSD
14 1 (0.13%) Mac OS X
Processes & Methodologies
1 199 (26.50%) Agile Software Development
2 173 (23.04%) OO
3 168 (22.37%) MVC
4 158 (21.04%) OOP
5 123 (16.38%) Web Development
6 93 (12.38%) Software Engineering
7 81 (10.79%) Continuous Integration
8 71 (9.45%) Scrum
8 71 (9.45%) OO PHP
9 67 (8.92%) E-Commerce
10 61 (8.12%) DevOps
11 50 (6.66%) Test Automation
12 46 (6.13%) Workflow
13 43 (5.73%) Responsive Web Design
14 42 (5.59%) User Acceptance Testing
15 37 (4.93%) Web Design
16 36 (4.79%) Digital Marketing
16 36 (4.79%) Test Strategy
17 35 (4.66%) Load Testing
18 29 (3.86%) Unit Testing
Programming Languages
1 617 (82.16%) PHP
2 428 (56.99%) JavaScript
3 224 (29.83%) SQL
4 120 (15.98%) PHP5
5 112 (14.91%) Java
6 77 (10.25%) Python
7 67 (8.92%) C++
8 54 (7.19%) Bash Shell
9 53 (7.06%) Perl
10 51 (6.79%) C#
11 45 (5.99%) Ruby
12 24 (3.20%) C
13 17 (2.26%) Shell Script
14 7 (0.93%) Groovy
15 5 (0.67%) Objective-C
15 5 (0.67%) VB.NET
16 4 (0.53%) T-SQL
17 3 (0.40%) PHP4
18 2 (0.27%) PowerShell
18 2 (0.27%) Golang
Qualifications
1 124 (16.51%) Degree
2 17 (2.26%) Microsoft Certification
3 16 (2.13%) MCSE
4 15 (2.00%) CISSP
5 11 (1.46%) ISEB
5 11 (1.46%) ISTQB
6 9 (1.20%) CISM
6 9 (1.20%) CEH
7 6 (0.80%) CCSA
7 6 (0.80%) SSCP
7 6 (0.80%) Cisco Certification
7 6 (0.80%) CCNP
7 6 (0.80%) CCNA
7 6 (0.80%) Security Cleared
8 4 (0.53%) SC Cleared
9 3 (0.40%) HND
10 2 (0.27%) HNC
10 2 (0.27%) ITIL Certification
11 1 (0.13%) PRINCE2 Certification
11 1 (0.13%) MCITP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 63 (8.39%) QA
2 8 (1.07%) ISO 9001
3 4 (0.53%) PCI DSS
4 3 (0.40%) SLA
System Software
1 23 (3.06%) Active Directory
2 20 (2.66%) Varnish
3 18 (2.40%) Postfix
4 13 (1.73%) VMware Infrastructure
5 11 (1.46%) Firmware
6 7 (0.93%) XenApp
6 7 (0.93%) XenDesktop
7 6 (0.80%) Xen
8 5 (0.67%) Sendmail
8 5 (0.67%) NFS
9 3 (0.40%) XenServer
10 2 (0.27%) VirtualBox
10 2 (0.27%) KVM
11 1 (0.13%) vSphere
11 1 (0.13%) Hyper-V
11 1 (0.13%) Oracle RAC
Systems Management
1 55 (7.32%) Puppet
2 30 (3.99%) Opscode Chef
3 22 (2.93%) Vagrant
4 8 (1.07%) Nagios
5 7 (0.93%) Capistrano
6 6 (0.80%) Ansible
7 5 (0.67%) logstash
7 5 (0.67%) Icinga
7 5 (0.67%) Netcool
7 5 (0.67%) Cacti
7 5 (0.67%) Plesk
8 1 (0.13%) HAProxy
8 1 (0.13%) OpenAM
8 1 (0.13%) Salt
8 1 (0.13%) Opsview
Vendors
1 70 (9.32%) Zend
2 54 (7.19%) Microsoft
3 50 (6.66%) Red Hat
4 42 (5.59%) Oracle
5 37 (4.93%) VMware
6 24 (3.20%) Citrix
7 21 (2.80%) IBM
7 21 (2.80%) Twitter
8 19 (2.53%) Cisco
9 17 (2.26%) Google
10 13 (1.73%) Polycom
11 10 (1.33%) Rackspace
11 10 (1.33%) Adobe
12 8 (1.07%) Juniper
12 8 (1.07%) ServiceNow
13 6 (0.80%) CheckPoint
14 5 (0.67%) New Relic
14 5 (0.67%) Splunk
14 5 (0.67%) Atlassian
15 4 (0.53%) Facebook
Romsey, Hampshire
Polar Recruitment
Salary: £30000 - £45000 per annum + 21 days holiday + benefits
Posted: 1 hour ago
Thame, Oxfordshire
Big Red Recruitment
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + Great Benefits
Posted: 3 hours ago
Esher, Surrey
Greywood Associates Limited
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum
Posted: 4 hours ago
Leatherhead, Surrey
Greywood Associates Limited
Salary: £38000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: 4 hours ago
Brighton, East Sussex
Greywood Associates Limited
Salary: £18000 - £32000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 4 hours ago
Southampton, Hampshire
Acceler-IT
Salary: From £40,000 to £55,000 per annum +superb benefits.and bonus
Posted: 4 hours ago
Oxfordshire
Austin Fraser
Salary: £32000.00 per annum + Benefits and Bonus
Posted: 15 hours ago
Buckinghamshire
Opus Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: £40000 to £45000 per annum
Posted: 17 hours ago
Farnham, Surrey
Pro-Quest Resourcing Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £35000 Per Annum
Posted: 20 hours ago
Abingdon, Oxfordshire
Premier IT
Salary: £25000 - £32000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Fareham, Hampshire
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Salary: £40000 - £55000 per annum + benefits and progression
Posted: 2 days ago
Romsey, Hampshire
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Slough, Berkshire
Austin Fraser
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Slough, Berkshire
Austin Fraser
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Milton Keynes, Buckinghamshire
Oscar Associates (UK) Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
West Sussex
ARC IT Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £18000 - £22000 Per Annum
Posted: 4 days ago
West Sussex
ARC IT Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £competitive
Posted: 4 days ago
East Sussex
ARC IT Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £30000 Per Annum
Posted: 4 days ago
East Sussex
ARC IT Recruitment Ltd
Posted: 4 days ago
Oxford, Oxfordshire
Austin Fraser
Salary: £40000.00 - £46000.00 per annum + Bens
Posted: 4 days ago