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 23 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
23 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
LAMP (Linux, Apache, MySQL, Perl PHP Python)
Rank 159 177 196
Rank change year-on-year
+18 +19
Permanent jobs citing LAMP 393 326 327
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 1.79% 1.55% 1.43%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 4.99% 4.07% 3.63%
Number of salaries quoted 362 297 301
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +14.28%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,000 £25,800 £25,500
10% offered a salary of more than £50,300 £55,000 £47,500
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
7874 8009 9017
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 35.89% 37.98% 39.53%
Number of salaries quoted 6676 7113 8006
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 23 September 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 23 September 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 +16 99 £31,500 -10.00% 14
Berkshire +13 90 £45,000 +9.09% 4
East Sussex -4 55 £30,000 -14.28% 5
Buckinghamshire +33 49 £41,500 +0.60% 7
Surrey -53 45 £47,500 +18.75% 10
Oxfordshire +9 41 £35,000 - 6
West Sussex +1 11 £46,250 -4.63%
Kent +8 6 £35,000 - 2
Middlesex -2 1 £42,500 +6.25% 1
LAMP
England

LAMP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 23 September 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.

1 594 (85.47%) PHP
2 533 (76.69%) MySQL
3 385 (55.40%) JavaScript
4 357 (51.37%) HTML
5 347 (49.93%) CSS
6 342 (49.21%) Linux
7 277 (39.86%) jQuery
8 265 (38.13%) Apache
9 189 (27.19%) OO
10 187 (26.91%) Agile Software Development
11 183 (26.33%) SQL
12 166 (23.88%) HTML5
13 165 (23.74%) MVC
14 164 (23.60%) Git (software)
15 147 (21.15%) CSS3
16 140 (20.14%) OOP
17 129 (18.56%) Web Development
18 127 (18.27%) Ajax
19 124 (17.84%) Degree
20 120 (17.27%) PHP5
21 109 (15.68%) Web Services
22 103 (14.82%) Subversion
23 93 (13.38%) Windows
24 90 (12.95%) SQL Server
25 88 (12.66%) Java
26 82 (11.80%) XML
27 81 (11.65%) Symfony
28 80 (11.51%) DNS
28 80 (11.51%) Software Engineering
29 79 (11.37%) E-Commerce

LAMP
Top Related IT Skills in the South East by Category

For the 6 months to 23 September 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
1 265 (38.13%) Apache
2 68 (9.78%) IIS
2 68 (9.78%) WordPress
3 58 (8.35%) Drupal
3 58 (8.35%) Tomcat
4 52 (7.48%) CMS
5 27 (3.88%) Joomla!
6 25 (3.60%) nginx
7 12 (1.73%) Node.js
8 11 (1.58%) Apache Solr
8 11 (1.58%) MS Exchange
9 10 (1.44%) SharePoint
9 10 (1.44%) SharePoint 2010
10 9 (1.29%) SharePoint 2013
11 6 (0.86%) SilverStripe
12 5 (0.72%) Confluence
13 2 (0.29%) WebSphere Application Server
13 2 (0.29%) WebLogic
13 2 (0.29%) WebLogic Portal
13 2 (0.29%) Moodle
Applications
1 31 (4.46%) MS Excel
2 16 (2.30%) Photoshop
3 7 (1.01%) Adobe Illustrator
4 2 (0.29%) Open Workbench
4 2 (0.29%) MS Project
4 2 (0.29%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 11 (1.58%) Magento
2 2 (0.29%) WebTrends
3 1 (0.14%) nopCommerce
Cloud Services
1 44 (6.33%) SaaS
2 42 (6.04%) Amazon AWS
3 16 (2.30%) GitHub
4 14 (2.01%) Amazon ELB
5 12 (1.73%) Route 53
6 6 (0.86%) IaaS
6 6 (0.86%) Rackspace Cloud
7 5 (0.72%) Cloud Computing
8 3 (0.43%) Amazon EC2
8 3 (0.43%) Amazon S3
9 2 (0.29%) Trello
Communications & Networking
1 80 (11.51%) DNS
2 35 (5.04%) VPN
2 35 (5.04%) Firewall
3 31 (4.46%) DHCP
4 29 (4.17%) Internet
5 27 (3.88%) TCP/IP
6 22 (3.17%) Intranet
7 20 (2.88%) SSH
8 19 (2.73%) Network Security
9 18 (2.59%) SSL
10 15 (2.16%) HTTP
11 14 (2.01%) FTP
12 12 (1.73%) VoIP
13 11 (1.58%) DSL
13 11 (1.58%) VLAN
13 11 (1.58%) Wireshark
13 11 (1.58%) OpenVPN
13 11 (1.58%) Cisco IOS
14 7 (1.01%) BIG-IP
14 7 (1.01%) HTTPS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 533 (76.69%) MySQL
2 90 (12.95%) SQL Server
3 62 (8.92%) NoSQL
4 38 (5.47%) Relational Database
5 26 (3.74%) MongoDB
6 18 (2.59%) PostgreSQL
7 17 (2.45%) RDBMS
8 12 (1.73%) Amazon RDS
9 10 (1.44%) QlikView
9 10 (1.44%) Pentaho
10 6 (0.86%) SQLite
11 4 (0.58%) Hadoop
11 4 (0.58%) Apache Cassandra
12 3 (0.43%) Redis
12 3 (0.43%) Big Data
13 2 (0.29%) SQL Server 2008
13 2 (0.29%) SQL Server 2005
13 2 (0.29%) Data Mining
14 1 (0.14%) MariaDB
Development Applications
1 164 (23.60%) Git (software)
2 103 (14.82%) Subversion
3 56 (8.06%) Jenkins
4 46 (6.62%) PHPUnit
5 36 (5.18%) Selenium
6 33 (4.75%) JIRA
7 22 (3.17%) WebDriver
8 13 (1.87%) Team Foundation Server
9 10 (1.44%) Visual Studio
10 9 (1.29%) JMeter
11 7 (1.01%) Hudson
11 7 (1.01%) Grunt
12 5 (0.72%) Trac
12 5 (0.72%) Bugzilla
12 5 (0.72%) PEAR
13 4 (0.58%) Mercurial
13 4 (0.58%) Dreamweaver
13 4 (0.58%) Xdebug
14 3 (0.43%) Karma Test Runner
14 3 (0.43%) Bower
General
1 53 (7.63%) Marketing
2 35 (5.04%) Retail
3 32 (4.60%) Finance
4 18 (2.59%) Telecoms
5 15 (2.16%) Advertising
6 11 (1.58%) Pharmaceutical
7 10 (1.44%) Banking
8 9 (1.29%) Manufacturing
9 8 (1.15%) Publishing
10 6 (0.86%) Games
11 4 (0.58%) Multimedia
11 4 (0.58%) Interactive Media
12 2 (0.29%) Back Office
13 1 (0.14%) French Language
Job Titles
1 445 (64.03%) Developer
2 298 (42.88%) PHP Developer
3 168 (24.17%) Web Developer
4 99 (14.24%) PHP LAMP Developer
5 86 (12.37%) Senior Developer
6 71 (10.22%) PHP Web Developer
7 62 (8.92%) PHP MySQL Developer
8 60 (8.63%) Senior PHP Developer
9 55 (7.91%) LAMP Developer
10 43 (6.19%) Administrator
11 38 (5.47%) Senior Web Developer
12 37 (5.32%) Systems Administrator
13 33 (4.75%) Linux Administrator
14 31 (4.46%) Software Engineer
15 30 (4.32%) Support Engineer
16 29 (4.17%) DevOps Engineer
17 28 (4.03%) Senior PHP Web Developer
18 27 (3.88%) Software Developer
19 26 (3.74%) Junior
19 26 (3.74%) Infrastructure Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 357 (51.37%) HTML
2 347 (49.93%) CSS
3 277 (39.86%) jQuery
4 166 (23.88%) HTML5
5 147 (21.15%) CSS3
6 127 (18.27%) Ajax
7 109 (15.68%) Web Services
8 82 (11.80%) XML
9 81 (11.65%) Symfony
10 57 (8.20%) JSON
11 50 (7.19%) Laravel
12 46 (6.62%) Backbone.js
13 43 (6.19%) XHTML
14 39 (5.61%) RESTful
15 35 (5.04%) REST
16 32 (4.60%) Twitter Bootstrap
17 31 (4.46%) CodeIgniter
18 29 (4.17%) AngularJS
19 24 (3.45%) KnockoutJS
19 24 (3.45%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 69 (9.93%) Open Source
2 52 (7.48%) User Experience
3 46 (6.62%) Computer Science
4 44 (6.33%) Social Media
5 32 (4.60%) Analytical Skills
6 27 (3.88%) Mobile App
7 26 (3.74%) Clustering
8 23 (3.31%) Enterprise Software
9 17 (2.45%) Management Information System
10 16 (2.30%) Mathematics
10 16 (2.30%) Kindle
11 13 (1.87%) Digital Media
12 10 (1.44%) CESG
12 10 (1.44%) Client/Server
13 9 (1.29%) Mobile Computing
14 6 (0.86%) Blackberry
14 6 (0.86%) Social Network
15 4 (0.58%) Mashup
15 4 (0.58%) New Media
16 3 (0.43%) iPhone
Operating Systems
1 342 (49.21%) Linux
2 93 (13.38%) Windows
3 47 (6.76%) UNIX
4 44 (6.33%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 43 (6.19%) Apple iOS
6 32 (4.60%) Windows Server 2008
7 31 (4.46%) Windows Server 2003
8 23 (3.31%) CentOS
8 23 (3.31%) Windows 8
8 23 (3.31%) Windows 7
9 22 (3.17%) Ubuntu
10 17 (2.45%) Android
11 4 (0.58%) Windows Phone
12 3 (0.43%) Debian
12 3 (0.43%) Solaris
13 2 (0.29%) FreeBSD
13 2 (0.29%) SUSE
14 1 (0.14%) Mac OS X
Processes & Methodologies
1 189 (27.19%) OO
2 187 (26.91%) Agile Software Development
3 165 (23.74%) MVC
4 140 (20.14%) OOP
5 129 (18.56%) Web Development
6 80 (11.51%) Software Engineering
7 79 (11.37%) E-Commerce
8 66 (9.50%) Continuous Integration
8 66 (9.50%) OO PHP
9 64 (9.21%) Scrum
10 48 (6.91%) DevOps
11 46 (6.62%) Responsive Web Design
12 40 (5.76%) ITIL
13 35 (5.04%) Web Design
14 31 (4.46%) Workflow
15 29 (4.17%) TDD
16 28 (4.03%) OOD
17 27 (3.88%) Unit Testing
17 27 (3.88%) Digital Marketing
18 26 (3.74%) Test Scripting
Programming Languages
1 594 (85.47%) PHP
2 385 (55.40%) JavaScript
3 183 (26.33%) SQL
4 120 (17.27%) PHP5
5 88 (12.66%) Java
6 57 (8.20%) C++
7 54 (7.77%) C#
7 54 (7.77%) Perl
8 50 (7.19%) Bash Shell
9 44 (6.33%) Python
10 24 (3.45%) Ruby
11 15 (2.16%) C
12 12 (1.73%) Shell Script
13 7 (1.01%) Objective-C
13 7 (1.01%) PHP4
14 3 (0.43%) R
15 1 (0.14%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 124 (17.84%) Degree
2 29 (4.17%) Microsoft Certification
3 19 (2.73%) MCSE
4 14 (2.01%) Security Cleared
5 10 (1.44%) CISM
5 10 (1.44%) CEH
5 10 (1.44%) CISSP
6 9 (1.29%) MCITP
7 6 (0.86%) PRINCE2 Certification
8 5 (0.72%) ISEB
8 5 (0.72%) ISTQB
9 4 (0.58%) CIW
9 4 (0.58%) SC Cleared
9 4 (0.58%) Postgraduate
10 2 (0.29%) ITIL Certification
10 2 (0.29%) HND
11 1 (0.14%) HNC
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 35 (5.04%) QA
2 16 (2.30%) PCI DSS
2 16 (2.30%) ISO 9001
3 3 (0.43%) SLA
System Software
1 35 (5.04%) Active Directory
2 16 (2.30%) Postfix
3 15 (2.16%) VMware Infrastructure
4 9 (1.29%) XenApp
4 9 (1.29%) XenDesktop
5 7 (1.01%) vSphere
6 6 (0.86%) Xen
7 5 (0.72%) NFS
7 5 (0.72%) XenServer
7 5 (0.72%) Sendmail
8 3 (0.43%) Varnish
8 3 (0.43%) KVM
Systems Management
1 38 (5.47%) Puppet
2 26 (3.74%) Opscode Chef
3 16 (2.30%) Vagrant
4 8 (1.15%) Nagios
5 6 (0.86%) Ansible
6 5 (0.72%) Plesk
6 5 (0.72%) Capistrano
7 4 (0.58%) Netcool
7 4 (0.58%) Cacti
7 4 (0.58%) Icinga
8 2 (0.29%) Opsview
8 2 (0.29%) logstash
9 1 (0.14%) Salt
9 1 (0.14%) ZABBIX
Vendors
1 69 (9.93%) Zend
2 56 (8.06%) Oracle
3 49 (7.05%) Microsoft
4 45 (6.47%) Red Hat
5 39 (5.61%) VMware
6 25 (3.60%) Citrix
7 14 (2.01%) Google
8 13 (1.87%) Rackspace
9 11 (1.58%) Polycom
9 11 (1.58%) Cisco
10 10 (1.44%) Business Objects
10 10 (1.44%) Cognos
11 9 (1.29%) Facebook
11 9 (1.29%) IBM
11 9 (1.29%) BT
12 8 (1.15%) Adobe
12 8 (1.15%) Twitter
13 4 (0.58%) ServiceNow
13 4 (0.58%) Avaya
13 4 (0.58%) Juniper
Milton Keynes, Buckinghamshire
Kingfisher Consultancy
Salary: £50000 per annum + parking,pension, life
Posted: 1 hour ago
Winchester, Hampshire
Opus Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: £25000 to £30000 per annum
Posted: 3 hours ago
Canterbury, Kent
Evosearch Limited
Salary: £18k - 25k per year + Benefits
Posted: 4 hours ago
Leatherhead, Surrey
Yoh Company
Salary: £50000 - £65000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Leatherhead, Surrey
Yoh Company
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Thames Ditton, Surrey
Think IT Recruitment
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Epsom, Surrey
Think IT Recruitment
Salary: £45000 - £50000 per annum + Bonus + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Thames Ditton, Surrey
Think IT Recruitment
Salary: £40000.00 - £55000.00 per annum + package
Posted: Yesterday
Brighton, East Sussex
ARC IT Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £30000 Per Annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Brighton, East Sussex
ARC IT Recruitment Ltd
Posted: 4 days ago
Petersfield, Hampshire
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Maidenhead, Berkshire
Austin Fraser
Salary: £43000.00 - £53000.00 per annum + Bens
Posted: 4 days ago
Southampton, Hampshire
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Salary: £20000 - £30000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Southampton, Hampshire
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Middlesex
X4 Group
Salary: £40k - 45k per year
Posted: 5 days ago
Abingdon, Oxfordshire
Haybrook IT Resourcing Ltd
Salary: From £25,000 to £45,000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Egham, Surrey
Servicenow
Salary: Salary, Bonus, Stock & Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Oxfordshire
Greywood Associates Limited
Salary: £20000 - £28000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Basingstoke, Hampshire
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Salary: £25000 - £35000 per annum + Bonus, Pension, Private Medical Cover
Posted: 5 days ago
Oxford, Oxfordshire
Corriculo
Salary: From £40,000 to £60,000 per annum + Bonus + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago