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 salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited LAMP over the 3 months to 1 October 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
1 Oct 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
LAMP Stack (Linux, Apache, MySQL/MariaDB, PHP/Perl/Python)
Rank 177 196 144
Rank change year-on-year
+19 -52
Permanent jobs citing LAMP 288 349 466
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 1.67% 1.66% 2.14%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 4.43% 4.33% 5.94%
Number of salaries quoted 283 298 415
Median salary £45,000 £40,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+12.50% -
90% offered a salary of more than £33,000 £30,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £55,000 £54,200
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £38,250 £35,000
% change year-on-year
+4.57% +9.28%
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
6505 8058 7842
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 37.77% 38.38% 35.97%
Number of salaries quoted 5694 7044 6627
Median salary £45,000 £42,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+5.88% +6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £30,000 £28,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £55,000 £57,500
UK excluding London median salary £42,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+5.00% -

LAMP
Jobs Demand Trend in the South East

The demand trend of job ads across the South East region citing LAMP as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in 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 1 October 2016.

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 median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing LAMP within the South East region over the 3 months to 1 October 2016. 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Hampshire +55 118 £42,500 +10.38% 15
Berkshire -14 80 £55,000 +22.90% 12
Surrey +13 32 £48,750 -2.50% 7
East Sussex -10 19 £42,500 +7.59% 2
Buckinghamshire +6 13 £45,000 +12.50% 5
Kent +12 11 £42,500 +6.25% 1
Oxfordshire -17 8 £44,500 +27.14% 2
West Sussex +11 6 £30,000 -4.76%
Middlesex +6 1 £35,000 -36.36%
LAMP
England

LAMP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 1 October 2016, IT jobs citing LAMP also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the South East region with a requirement for LAMP.

1 545 (80.15%) PHP
2 504 (74.12%) MySQL
3 470 (69.12%) Linux
4 369 (54.26%) Apache
5 308 (45.29%) JavaScript
6 286 (42.06%) CSS
7 260 (38.24%) HTML
8 213 (31.32%) Git (software)
9 207 (30.44%) OOP
10 187 (27.50%) MVC
11 176 (25.88%) Agile Software Development
12 149 (21.91%) Web Development
13 142 (20.88%) jQuery
14 141 (20.74%) Puppet
15 136 (20.00%) Bash Shell
16 133 (19.56%) Python
17 131 (19.26%) SQL
17 131 (19.26%) nginx
18 130 (19.12%) Amazon AWS
19 129 (18.97%) Web Services
20 125 (18.38%) OO
21 124 (18.24%) Perl
21 124 (18.24%) LEMP Stack
22 119 (17.50%) Red Hat
23 104 (15.29%) Symfony
24 100 (14.71%) Tomcat
24 100 (14.71%) Subversion
25 99 (14.56%) Laravel
26 94 (13.82%) DevOps
27 92 (13.53%) Zend

LAMP
Top Related IT Skills in the South East by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 369 (54.26%) Apache
2 131 (19.26%) nginx
3 100 (14.71%) Tomcat
4 49 (7.21%) JBoss
5 45 (6.62%) WebLogic
6 42 (6.18%) Elasticsearch
7 41 (6.03%) CMS
8 40 (5.88%) WebSphere
9 34 (5.00%) Drupal
9 34 (5.00%) Oracle HTTP Server
10 31 (4.56%) BizTalk Server
11 23 (3.38%) Apache Solr
12 21 (3.09%) WordPress
13 19 (2.79%) Eucalyptus
14 17 (2.50%) IIS
15 16 (2.35%) Apache Spark
16 8 (1.18%) OpenStack
17 6 (0.88%) MQSeries
18 3 (0.44%) Confluence
18 3 (0.44%) WebSphere Application Server
Applications
1 9 (1.32%) Photoshop
2 6 (0.88%) MS Excel
3 4 (0.59%) Adobe Illustrator
4 3 (0.44%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 25 (3.68%) Magento
2 1 (0.15%) Dynamics NAV
2 1 (0.15%) Payment Gateway
2 1 (0.15%) Sprinklr
Cloud Services
1 130 (19.12%) Amazon AWS
2 73 (10.74%) SaaS
3 36 (5.29%) Amazon EC2
4 12 (1.76%) PaaS
5 11 (1.62%) Google Cloud Platform
6 10 (1.47%) Amazon ELB
6 10 (1.47%) Amazon S3
7 8 (1.18%) Virtual Private Cloud
8 6 (0.88%) Amazon CloudWatch
8 6 (0.88%) AWS CloudFormation
8 6 (0.88%) Route 53
9 5 (0.74%) GitHub
9 5 (0.74%) IaaS
9 5 (0.74%) Microsoft Azure
10 4 (0.59%) Adobe Creative Cloud
11 3 (0.44%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
11 3 (0.44%) Rackspace Cloud
11 3 (0.44%) Sage Pay
12 2 (0.29%) Amazon EMR
12 2 (0.29%) Google Analytics
Communications & Networking
1 85 (12.50%) TCP/IP
2 57 (8.38%) DNS
3 52 (7.65%) LDAP
4 48 (7.06%) HTTP
5 43 (6.32%) Firewall
6 34 (5.00%) NAS
6 34 (5.00%) SAN
7 29 (4.26%) SMTP
8 22 (3.24%) SSL
9 19 (2.79%) FTP
9 19 (2.79%) Internet
9 19 (2.79%) SSH
10 17 (2.50%) Intranet
10 17 (2.50%) Telnet
11 4 (0.59%) Unified Communications
11 4 (0.59%) VPN
12 3 (0.44%) Network Security
13 2 (0.29%) Cisco ASA
13 2 (0.29%) Cisco IOS
13 2 (0.29%) Junos
Database & Business Intelligence
1 504 (74.12%) MySQL
2 85 (12.50%) SQL Server
3 66 (9.71%) NoSQL
4 61 (8.97%) Relational Database
5 51 (7.50%) MongoDB
6 36 (5.29%) RDBMS
7 27 (3.97%) Apache Cassandra
8 20 (2.94%) Redis
9 19 (2.79%) Hadoop
10 18 (2.65%) PostgreSQL
11 15 (2.21%) InterSystems Cache
12 6 (0.88%) Amazon RDS
12 6 (0.88%) MariaDB
13 5 (0.74%) Big Data
14 1 (0.15%) Data Warehouse
14 1 (0.15%) GIS
14 1 (0.15%) SQL Server 2005
14 1 (0.15%) SQL Server 2008
14 1 (0.15%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 213 (31.32%) Git (software)
2 100 (14.71%) Subversion
3 75 (11.03%) Jenkins
4 54 (7.94%) PHPUnit
5 47 (6.91%) JIRA
6 25 (3.68%) Selenium
7 17 (2.50%) Bower
8 15 (2.21%) Bitbucket
8 15 (2.21%) gulp
9 10 (1.47%) Vagrant
10 6 (0.88%) Grunt
10 6 (0.88%) JUnit
11 5 (0.74%) Ant
11 5 (0.74%) Atlassian Bamboo
11 5 (0.74%) Maven
12 4 (0.59%) Eclipse
13 3 (0.44%) FishEye
13 3 (0.44%) Sonatype Nexus
13 3 (0.44%) Travis CI
13 3 (0.44%) Yeoman
General
1 48 (7.06%) Marketing
2 36 (5.29%) Finance
3 32 (4.71%) Publishing
4 20 (2.94%) Law
5 17 (2.50%) French Language
6 16 (2.35%) Telecoms
7 11 (1.62%) Back Office
7 11 (1.62%) Banking
8 7 (1.03%) Advertising
9 6 (0.88%) Games
10 4 (0.59%) Retail
11 2 (0.29%) Manufacturing
12 1 (0.15%) Aerospace
12 1 (0.15%) Automotive
12 1 (0.15%) German Language
12 1 (0.15%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 394 (57.94%) Developer
2 319 (46.91%) PHP Developer
3 127 (18.68%) Linux Engineer
4 82 (12.06%) Web Developer
5 68 (10.00%) LAMP Developer
6 65 (9.56%) Senior Developer
7 64 (9.41%) PHP Web Developer
8 63 (9.26%) Administrator
9 62 (9.12%) Senior PHP Developer
10 59 (8.68%) Linux Systems Engineer
10 59 (8.68%) Systems Engineer
11 58 (8.53%) PHP LAMP Developer
12 55 (8.09%) Systems Administrator
13 51 (7.50%) Linux Administrator
14 48 (7.06%) HTML Developer
15 46 (6.76%) HTML CSS Developer
16 44 (6.47%) Applications Support
16 44 (6.47%) Linux Support
17 43 (6.32%) Linux Systems Administrator
18 42 (6.18%) Linux Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 286 (42.06%) CSS
2 260 (38.24%) HTML
3 142 (20.88%) jQuery
4 129 (18.97%) Web Services
5 124 (18.24%) LEMP Stack
6 104 (15.29%) Symfony
7 99 (14.56%) Laravel
8 80 (11.76%) XML
9 64 (9.41%) REST
10 63 (9.26%) HTML5
11 62 (9.12%) AngularJS
12 59 (8.68%) CSS3
13 58 (8.53%) SOAP
14 55 (8.09%) Ajax
14 55 (8.09%) JSON
15 54 (7.94%) CodeIgniter
16 51 (7.50%) Node.js
17 35 (5.15%) CakePHP
18 33 (4.85%) Middleware
19 32 (4.71%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 48 (7.06%) Computer Science
2 33 (4.85%) Data Structures
3 29 (4.26%) User Experience
4 22 (3.24%) Wiki
5 21 (3.09%) Clustering
6 18 (2.65%) Enterprise Software
7 17 (2.50%) Enterprise Cloud
8 14 (2.06%) Analytical Skills
9 13 (1.91%) Mathematics
10 11 (1.62%) Data Centre
11 8 (1.18%) iPad
12 4 (0.59%) Algorithms
12 4 (0.59%) Blog
12 4 (0.59%) Management Information System
12 4 (0.59%) Xbox
13 2 (0.29%) Artificial Intelligence
13 2 (0.29%) BBC
13 2 (0.29%) Fintech
13 2 (0.29%) Life Science
13 2 (0.29%) Private Cloud
Operating Systems
1 470 (69.12%) Linux
2 91 (13.38%) CentOS
2 91 (13.38%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 89 (13.09%) Windows
4 59 (8.68%) Unix
5 27 (3.97%) Debian
5 27 (3.97%) Solaris
6 17 (2.50%) Fedora
6 17 (2.50%) Windows Server
7 15 (2.21%) Ubuntu
8 5 (0.74%) Windows Server 2003
8 5 (0.74%) Windows Server 2008
9 3 (0.44%) Amazon Linux
10 2 (0.29%) SUSE
11 1 (0.15%) Mac OS
11 1 (0.15%) Mac OS X
11 1 (0.15%) OpenWrt
Processes & Methodologies
1 207 (30.44%) OOP
2 187 (27.50%) MVC
3 176 (25.88%) Agile Software Development
4 149 (21.91%) Web Development
5 125 (18.38%) OO
6 94 (13.82%) DevOps
7 90 (13.24%) TDD
8 67 (9.85%) Continuous Integration
9 66 (9.71%) Front End Development
10 65 (9.56%) Software Engineering
11 62 (9.12%) Configuration Management
12 57 (8.38%) Scrum
13 50 (7.35%) Web Operations
14 49 (7.21%) Open Source
15 43 (6.32%) E-Commerce
15 43 (6.32%) OO PHP
16 40 (5.88%) ITIL
17 36 (5.29%) Business Intelligence
17 36 (5.29%) Load Balancing
18 33 (4.85%) Data Protection
Programming Languages
1 545 (80.15%) PHP
2 308 (45.29%) JavaScript
3 136 (20.00%) Bash Shell
4 133 (19.56%) Python
5 131 (19.26%) SQL
6 124 (18.24%) Perl
7 82 (12.06%) Ruby
8 67 (9.85%) Java
9 56 (8.24%) PHP 5
10 39 (5.74%) C
11 34 (5.00%) PowerShell
12 33 (4.85%) Shell Script
13 21 (3.09%) C++
14 19 (2.79%) Scala
15 15 (2.21%) PHP 7
16 13 (1.91%) ActionScript
16 13 (1.91%) PHP 4
17 12 (1.76%) C#
18 6 (0.88%) Tcl
19 4 (0.59%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 80 (11.76%) Degree
2 63 (9.26%) RHCE
3 38 (5.59%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
4 36 (5.29%) RHCSA
5 27 (3.97%) Security Cleared
6 21 (3.09%) Cisco Certification
7 19 (2.79%) CCNP
8 6 (0.88%) SC Cleared
8 6 (0.88%) SCSA
8 6 (0.88%) VERITAS Certified Professional (VCP)
9 5 (0.74%) CISM
9 5 (0.74%) CISSP
9 5 (0.74%) SANS
10 4 (0.59%) Microsoft Certification
10 4 (0.59%) RHCA
11 2 (0.29%) CCNA
12 1 (0.15%) CSSLP
12 1 (0.15%) ISEB
12 1 (0.15%) ISTQB
12 1 (0.15%) MySQL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 55 (8.09%) QA
2 5 (0.74%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 4 (0.59%) SLA
4 2 (0.29%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 47 (6.91%) VMware Infrastructure
2 37 (5.44%) Varnish
3 34 (5.00%) Oracle RAC
4 27 (3.97%) Active Directory
5 23 (3.38%) VMware ESX
6 21 (3.09%) Postfix
6 21 (3.09%) Samba
7 19 (2.79%) GlusterFS
8 17 (2.50%) Sendmail
8 17 (2.50%) VMware ESXi
9 15 (2.21%) NFS
10 13 (1.91%) Squid
11 11 (1.62%) Docker
12 10 (1.47%) KVM
13 6 (0.88%) Firmware
13 6 (0.88%) qmail
14 3 (0.44%) Xen
15 2 (0.29%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 141 (20.74%) Puppet
2 59 (8.68%) Opscode Chef
3 43 (6.32%) Ansible
3 43 (6.32%) Nagios
4 31 (4.56%) OpenAM
5 28 (4.12%) Cacti
6 25 (3.68%) Ganglia
7 19 (2.79%) OpenView
7 19 (2.79%) OpenView Configuration Management
8 17 (2.50%) HAProxy
9 14 (2.06%) logstash
10 10 (1.47%) ZABBIX
11 8 (1.18%) Kibana
12 6 (0.88%) collectd
12 6 (0.88%) Graphite
12 6 (0.88%) NetBackup
12 6 (0.88%) Oracle RMAN
13 3 (0.44%) cPanel
13 3 (0.44%) Graylog
14 2 (0.29%) Kubernetes
Vendors
1 119 (17.50%) Red Hat
2 92 (13.53%) VMware
2 92 (13.53%) Zend
3 82 (12.06%) Oracle
4 54 (7.94%) Sun
5 34 (5.00%) Cisco
6 25 (3.68%) Splunk
7 21 (3.09%) Rackspace
8 19 (2.79%) BMC
9 18 (2.65%) Microsoft
10 16 (2.35%) Google
11 9 (1.32%) Twitter
12 8 (1.18%) Adobe
13 6 (0.88%) HP
13 6 (0.88%) Veritas
14 5 (0.74%) ServiceNow
15 3 (0.44%) PayPal
15 3 (0.44%) Percona
15 3 (0.44%) TIBCO
15 3 (0.44%) WorldPay
Farnborough, Hampshire
Opus Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Oxford, Oxfordshire
Opus Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: £35000 - £42000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Maidenhead, Berkshire
Opus Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Southampton, Hampshire
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Salary: £20000 - £30000 per annum + Excellent Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Milton Keynes, Buckinghamshire
Stafford-Sharp Associates
Salary: £22000.00 - £25000.00 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Maidenhead, Berkshire
First Point
Salary: £40000.00 - £50000.00 per annum + Bonus + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Milton Keynes, Buckinghamshire
Kingfisher Consultancy
Salary: £40000 - £47000 per annum + Lots - including flexi hours!
Posted: 2 days ago
High Wycombe, Buckinghamshire
The Digital Recruitment Firm
Salary: From £40,000 to £45,000 per annum + life insurance + private medical
Posted: 4 days ago
Marlow, Buckinghamshire
Opus Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: £50000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Brighton, East Sussex
Senitor Associates
Salary: £45000 per annum + excellent benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Thames Ditton, Surrey
Oscar
Salary: £45000 - £50000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Egham, Surrey
Parham Consulting
Salary: From £60,000 to £70,000 per annum + up to 15% bonus, shares & benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Egham, Surrey
Parham Consulting Ltd
Salary: Maximum £70k + up to 15% bonus, shares and good benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Maidenhead, Berkshire
First Point
Salary: £40000.00 - £50000.00 per annum + Bonus + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Reading, Berkshire
Capita Resourcing - IT Resourcing
Salary: £50000 - £70000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
East Sussex
Total Recruitment Specialists Limited / TRG / Total recruitment group
Salary: £35000 - £50000 Per Annum perm
Posted: 6 days ago
High Wycombe, Buckinghamshire
Oliver Bernard
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Fareham, Hampshire
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Basingstoke, Hampshire
Sanderson
Salary: £40000 - £55000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Reading, Berkshire
Searchability
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Surrey
Spring Technology
Salary: £60000.00 - £70000.00 per annum + company benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Fleet, Hampshire
Nicoll Curtin
Salary: £50000 - £70000 per annum + Bonus + Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Hampshire
Mortimer Spinks
Salary: £55000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Reading
Talent Point
Salary: £40000.00 - £50000.00 per annum + Bonus + Benefits
Posted: 8 days ago
Southampton
Deerfoot IT Resources Ltd
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum + Gym, Pension, Season ticket
Posted: 17 days ago
Reading
Talent Point
Salary: £40000.00 - £50000.00 per annum + Bonus + Benefits
Posted: 10 days ago
Southampton
Spectrum IT
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + training & benefits
Posted: 8 days ago
Ascot, Berkshire
Stafford-Sharp Associates
Salary: £75000 per annum + Share options
Posted: 5 days ago
Reading, Berkshire
Verticality Ltd
Salary: £50000 - £65000 per annum, Benefits Bonus, Private Health, Pension, Tr
Posted: 4 days ago