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 20 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
20 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
LAMP (Linux, Apache, MySQL, Perl PHP Python)
Rank 164 166 194
Rank change year-on-year
+2 +28
Permanent jobs citing LAMP 373 359 308
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 1.68% 1.64% 1.32%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 4.47% 4.36% 3.29%
Number of salaries quoted 336 340 289
Average salary £35,000 £40,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-12.50% +14.28%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £30,000 £24,600
10% offered a salary of more than £51,500 £55,000 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £35,250 £35,000
% change year-on-year
-0.70% +0.71%
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
8349 8235 9361
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 37.49% 37.66% 40.22%
Number of salaries quoted 7165 7330 8397
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
90% offered a salary of more than £28,000 £27,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £55,000 £55,000
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 20 August 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 20 August 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 +18 105 £34,000 -2.85% 8
Berkshire -20 85 £37,500 -6.25% 9
East Sussex -5 56 £28,000 -16.41% 3
Buckinghamshire +21 42 £42,500 -10.52% 3
Surrey -49 38 £45,000 +4.65% 6
Oxfordshire +4 28 £37,750 +7.85% 5
West Sussex -9 16 £58,750 +36.62% 2
Kent 0 6 £35,000 -20.45%
Middlesex +3 4 £22,500 -43.75%
LAMP
England

LAMP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 20 August 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.

1 578 (86.53%) PHP
2 512 (76.65%) MySQL
3 369 (55.24%) JavaScript
4 359 (53.74%) HTML
5 351 (52.54%) CSS
6 314 (47.01%) Linux
7 271 (40.57%) jQuery
8 257 (38.47%) Apache
9 185 (27.69%) OO
10 171 (25.60%) HTML5
11 168 (25.15%) MVC
12 165 (24.70%) SQL
13 151 (22.60%) CSS3
14 146 (21.86%) Git (software)
15 128 (19.16%) OOP
16 127 (19.01%) PHP5
16 127 (19.01%) Web Development
17 124 (18.56%) Agile Software Development
18 114 (17.07%) Degree
18 114 (17.07%) Ajax
19 94 (14.07%) Symfony
19 94 (14.07%) Web Services
20 91 (13.62%) Subversion
21 90 (13.47%) XML
22 88 (13.17%) SQL Server
22 88 (13.17%) Windows
23 83 (12.43%) E-Commerce
23 83 (12.43%) Java
23 83 (12.43%) DNS
24 72 (10.78%) IIS

LAMP
Top Related IT Skills in the South East by Category

For the 6 months to 20 August 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
1 257 (38.47%) Apache
2 72 (10.78%) IIS
3 66 (9.88%) Drupal
4 62 (9.28%) WordPress
5 61 (9.13%) Tomcat
6 59 (8.83%) CMS
7 23 (3.44%) Joomla!
8 22 (3.29%) nginx
9 13 (1.95%) Apache Solr
10 11 (1.65%) MS Exchange
11 10 (1.50%) SharePoint
11 10 (1.50%) SharePoint 2010
12 9 (1.35%) SharePoint 2013
13 8 (1.20%) SilverStripe
13 8 (1.20%) Node.js
14 5 (0.75%) Confluence
14 5 (0.75%) Eucalyptus
15 2 (0.30%) Alfresco
15 2 (0.30%) WebSphere Application Server
15 2 (0.30%) WebLogic
Applications
1 29 (4.34%) MS Excel
2 14 (2.10%) Photoshop
3 5 (0.75%) Adobe Illustrator
3 5 (0.75%) MS Office
4 1 (0.15%) Open Workbench
4 1 (0.15%) MS Project
4 1 (0.15%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 15 (2.25%) Magento
2 2 (0.30%) WebTrends
Cloud Services
1 38 (5.69%) SaaS
2 35 (5.24%) Amazon AWS
3 11 (1.65%) GitHub
4 8 (1.20%) Amazon EC2
5 7 (1.05%) Route 53
6 6 (0.90%) Rackspace Cloud
6 6 (0.90%) Amazon ELB
7 3 (0.45%) IaaS
7 3 (0.45%) PaaS
8 2 (0.30%) Cloud Computing
9 1 (0.15%) Amazon S3
9 1 (0.15%) Trello
Communications & Networking
1 83 (12.43%) DNS
2 38 (5.69%) VPN
3 35 (5.24%) Firewall
4 33 (4.94%) Internet
5 31 (4.64%) DHCP
6 25 (3.74%) TCP/IP
7 23 (3.44%) Intranet
8 20 (2.99%) SSL
9 19 (2.84%) Network Security
10 16 (2.40%) SSH
11 15 (2.25%) FTP
12 12 (1.80%) HTTP
12 12 (1.80%) VoIP
13 11 (1.65%) DSL
13 11 (1.65%) OpenVPN
13 11 (1.65%) Cisco IOS
13 11 (1.65%) VLAN
13 11 (1.65%) Wireshark
14 7 (1.05%) BIG-IP
14 7 (1.05%) HTTPS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 512 (76.65%) MySQL
2 88 (13.17%) SQL Server
3 68 (10.18%) NoSQL
4 36 (5.39%) Relational Database
5 29 (4.34%) MongoDB
6 17 (2.54%) RDBMS
7 13 (1.95%) PostgreSQL
8 10 (1.50%) QlikView
8 10 (1.50%) Pentaho
9 7 (1.05%) Amazon RDS
10 5 (0.75%) Big Data
10 5 (0.75%) Apache Cassandra
10 5 (0.75%) SQLite
11 2 (0.30%) SQL Server 2008
11 2 (0.30%) Data Mining
11 2 (0.30%) SQL Server 2005
12 1 (0.15%) SQL Server Integration Services
12 1 (0.15%) Hadoop
12 1 (0.15%) MariaDB
Development Applications
1 146 (21.86%) Git (software)
2 91 (13.62%) Subversion
3 40 (5.99%) Jenkins
4 39 (5.84%) PHPUnit
5 29 (4.34%) JIRA
6 28 (4.19%) Selenium
7 15 (2.25%) WebDriver
8 12 (1.80%) Team Foundation Server
9 9 (1.35%) Hudson
10 6 (0.90%) Visual Studio
10 6 (0.90%) JMeter
11 5 (0.75%) Bugzilla
11 5 (0.75%) PEAR
11 5 (0.75%) Trac
11 5 (0.75%) Grunt
12 4 (0.60%) Xdebug
13 3 (0.45%) Mercurial
13 3 (0.45%) Xcode
14 2 (0.30%) Dreamweaver
14 2 (0.30%) Bitbucket
General
1 42 (6.29%) Marketing
2 33 (4.94%) Retail
2 33 (4.94%) Finance
3 17 (2.54%) Advertising
4 13 (1.95%) Telecoms
5 11 (1.65%) Pharmaceutical
6 8 (1.20%) Manufacturing
6 8 (1.20%) Banking
6 8 (1.20%) Publishing
7 5 (0.75%) Multimedia
8 4 (0.60%) Interactive Media
9 3 (0.45%) Games
10 2 (0.30%) Back Office
11 1 (0.15%) French Language
Job Titles
1 442 (66.17%) Developer
2 293 (43.86%) PHP Developer
3 166 (24.85%) Web Developer
4 89 (13.32%) PHP LAMP Developer
5 82 (12.28%) Senior Developer
6 69 (10.33%) PHP Web Developer
7 63 (9.43%) PHP MySQL Developer
8 50 (7.49%) Senior PHP Developer
9 49 (7.34%) LAMP Developer
10 33 (4.94%) Senior Web Developer
11 32 (4.79%) Administrator
12 30 (4.49%) Support Engineer
13 29 (4.34%) Linux Administrator
14 28 (4.19%) DevOps Engineer
15 27 (4.04%) Junior
16 26 (3.89%) Software Engineer
16 26 (3.89%) Systems Administrator
17 24 (3.59%) Systems Engineer
18 23 (3.44%) Senior PHP Web Developer
19 22 (3.29%) Applications Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 359 (53.74%) HTML
2 351 (52.54%) CSS
3 271 (40.57%) jQuery
4 171 (25.60%) HTML5
5 151 (22.60%) CSS3
6 114 (17.07%) Ajax
7 94 (14.07%) Symfony
7 94 (14.07%) Web Services
8 90 (13.47%) XML
9 60 (8.98%) JSON
10 53 (7.93%) Laravel
11 51 (7.63%) Backbone.js
12 44 (6.59%) RESTful
12 44 (6.59%) XHTML
13 39 (5.84%) REST
14 30 (4.49%) KnockoutJS
15 27 (4.04%) Twitter Bootstrap
15 27 (4.04%) CodeIgniter
16 26 (3.89%) AngularJS
17 21 (3.14%) WAMP
Miscellaneous
1 63 (9.43%) Open Source
2 47 (7.04%) Computer Science
3 36 (5.39%) Social Media
4 29 (4.34%) Mobile App
5 26 (3.89%) Clustering
6 17 (2.54%) Management Information System
7 16 (2.40%) Mathematics
7 16 (2.40%) Enterprise Software
7 16 (2.40%) Kindle
8 12 (1.80%) Digital Media
9 10 (1.50%) Client/Server
9 10 (1.50%) CESG
10 9 (1.35%) Mobile Computing
11 6 (0.90%) Social Network
12 5 (0.75%) Mashup
12 5 (0.75%) Blackberry
12 5 (0.75%) iPhone
12 5 (0.75%) New Media
13 2 (0.30%) Inversion of Control
13 2 (0.30%) Graphic Design
Operating Systems
1 314 (47.01%) Linux
2 88 (13.17%) Windows
3 52 (7.78%) UNIX
4 50 (7.49%) Apple iOS
5 36 (5.39%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 33 (4.94%) Windows Server 2008
7 32 (4.79%) Windows Server 2003
8 24 (3.59%) Windows 7
9 23 (3.44%) Windows 8
10 20 (2.99%) Android
11 18 (2.69%) CentOS
12 11 (1.65%) Ubuntu
13 3 (0.45%) Windows Phone
14 2 (0.30%) SUSE
14 2 (0.30%) Debian
14 2 (0.30%) FreeBSD
15 1 (0.15%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 185 (27.69%) OO
2 168 (25.15%) MVC
3 128 (19.16%) OOP
4 127 (19.01%) Web Development
5 124 (18.56%) Agile Software Development
6 83 (12.43%) E-Commerce
7 70 (10.48%) Software Engineering
8 65 (9.73%) OO PHP
9 59 (8.83%) Scrum
10 56 (8.38%) Continuous Integration
11 51 (7.63%) Responsive Web Design
12 50 (7.49%) DevOps
13 42 (6.29%) ITIL
14 39 (5.84%) Web Design
15 31 (4.64%) TDD
16 30 (4.49%) OOD
17 28 (4.19%) Service Management
18 24 (3.59%) Workflow
19 23 (3.44%) Unit Testing
19 23 (3.44%) BDD
Programming Languages
1 578 (86.53%) PHP
2 369 (55.24%) JavaScript
3 165 (24.70%) SQL
4 127 (19.01%) PHP5
5 83 (12.43%) Java
6 60 (8.98%) Perl
7 58 (8.68%) C#
8 54 (8.08%) C++
9 47 (7.04%) Python
10 44 (6.59%) Bash Shell
11 30 (4.49%) Ruby
12 13 (1.95%) C
13 11 (1.65%) Shell Script
14 9 (1.35%) PHP4
15 8 (1.20%) Objective-C
16 3 (0.45%) R
17 1 (0.15%) ActionScript
Qualifications
1 114 (17.07%) Degree
2 29 (4.34%) Microsoft Certification
3 19 (2.84%) MCSE
4 13 (1.95%) Security Cleared
5 10 (1.50%) CISSP
5 10 (1.50%) CISM
5 10 (1.50%) CEH
6 9 (1.35%) MCITP
7 6 (0.90%) PRINCE2 Certification
8 5 (0.75%) CIW
9 4 (0.60%) ISEB
9 4 (0.60%) Postgraduate
9 4 (0.60%) ISTQB
10 3 (0.45%) SC Cleared
11 2 (0.30%) ITIL Certification
12 1 (0.15%) HND
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 36 (5.39%) QA
2 16 (2.40%) PCI DSS
2 16 (2.40%) ISO 9001
3 5 (0.75%) SLA
System Software
1 35 (5.24%) Active Directory
2 15 (2.25%) VMware Infrastructure
3 13 (1.95%) Postfix
4 9 (1.35%) XenDesktop
4 9 (1.35%) XenApp
5 7 (1.05%) vSphere
6 6 (0.90%) Varnish
6 6 (0.90%) Xen
7 5 (0.75%) XenServer
8 3 (0.45%) KVM
9 2 (0.30%) Sendmail
9 2 (0.30%) NFS
Systems Management
1 37 (5.54%) Puppet
2 35 (5.24%) Opscode Chef
3 13 (1.95%) Nagios
4 12 (1.80%) Cacti
5 11 (1.65%) Vagrant
6 6 (0.90%) Icinga
6 6 (0.90%) Netcool
7 5 (0.75%) OpenView Configuration Management
7 5 (0.75%) Ganglia
7 5 (0.75%) Plesk
7 5 (0.75%) Capistrano
7 5 (0.75%) OpenView
7 5 (0.75%) Ansible
8 2 (0.30%) logstash
8 2 (0.30%) Opsview
9 1 (0.15%) ZABBIX
Vendors
1 69 (10.33%) Zend
2 60 (8.98%) Oracle
3 49 (7.34%) Microsoft
4 39 (5.84%) VMware
5 37 (5.54%) Red Hat
6 25 (3.74%) Citrix
7 17 (2.54%) BT
8 15 (2.25%) Rackspace
9 12 (1.80%) Google
10 11 (1.65%) Polycom
10 11 (1.65%) Cisco
11 10 (1.50%) Business Objects
11 10 (1.50%) Cognos
11 10 (1.50%) Facebook
12 8 (1.20%) IBM
13 7 (1.05%) Adobe
13 7 (1.05%) Splunk
14 6 (0.90%) JBoss
15 5 (0.75%) BMC
16 4 (0.60%) Avaya
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Posted: Yesterday
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Salary: £45000.00 - £55000.00 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
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