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 10 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
10 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
LAMP Stack (Linux, Apache, MySQL/MariaDB, PHP/Perl/Python)
Rank 187 157 167
Rank change year-on-year
-30 +10
Permanent jobs citing LAMP 322 410 365
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 1.67% 1.96% 1.78%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 4.33% 5.28% 4.44%
Number of salaries quoted 296 354 327
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £30,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £60,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £35,000
% change year-on-year
+6.66% +7.14%
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
7442 7758 8216
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 38.67% 37.16% 40.00%
Number of salaries quoted 6630 6832 6808
Average salary £44,000 £42,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+4.76% +5.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £27,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £57,500 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+5.00% +3.89%

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 10 February 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 average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing LAMP within the South East region over the 3 months to 10 February 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
(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 +38 140 £33,500 -10.66% 13
Surrey -28 46 £50,000 - 11
Berkshire -42 43 £44,500 -11.00% 12
Buckinghamshire +6 32 £40,500 +11.72% 5
East Sussex -1 23 £40,750 +16.42% 3
Kent +14 19 £37,500 +15.38% 1
Oxfordshire -32 17 £40,250 +11.03%
West Sussex -32 3 £40,000 +14.28% 1
Middlesex - 1 £35,000 - 1
LAMP
England

LAMP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 10 February 2016, 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 (85.84%) PHP
2 575 (83.09%) MySQL
3 502 (72.54%) Linux
4 441 (63.73%) JavaScript
5 414 (59.83%) Apache
6 411 (59.39%) HTML
7 386 (55.78%) CSS
8 286 (41.33%) Agile Software Development
9 235 (33.96%) OOP
10 233 (33.67%) jQuery
11 227 (32.80%) OO
12 223 (32.23%) Git (software)
13 189 (27.31%) Subversion
14 138 (19.94%) SQL
15 137 (19.80%) Python
16 134 (19.36%) MVC
17 128 (18.50%) Web Services
18 123 (17.77%) HTML5
19 120 (17.34%) Ajax
20 115 (16.62%) Zend
20 115 (16.62%) Perl
21 113 (16.33%) PHPUnit
22 111 (16.04%) XML
23 109 (15.75%) Continuous Integration
24 106 (15.32%) Puppet
25 104 (15.03%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
26 103 (14.88%) CSS3
27 102 (14.74%) Software Engineering
28 101 (14.60%) Windows
28 101 (14.60%) Java

LAMP
Top Related IT Skills in the South East by Category

For the 6 months to 10 February 2016, 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
1 414 (59.83%) Apache
2 57 (8.24%) nginx
3 47 (6.79%) Tomcat
4 39 (5.64%) Drupal
5 37 (5.35%) IIS
6 34 (4.91%) JBoss
7 28 (4.05%) CMS
8 25 (3.61%) Node.js
8 25 (3.61%) WordPress
9 19 (2.75%) OpenStack
9 19 (2.75%) WebLogic
10 13 (1.88%) Apache Solr
11 12 (1.73%) Apache Spark
11 12 (1.73%) Elasticsearch
12 11 (1.59%) Jetty
13 8 (1.16%) Alfresco
14 6 (0.87%) GlassFish
14 6 (0.87%) SharePoint
15 5 (0.72%) BizTalk Server
15 5 (0.72%) Oracle HTTP Server
Applications
1 15 (2.17%) Photoshop
2 8 (1.16%) MS Excel
3 6 (0.87%) Adobe Illustrator
4 1 (0.14%) AutoCAD
4 1 (0.14%) GIMP
4 1 (0.14%) MS Office
4 1 (0.14%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 35 (5.06%) Magento
2 8 (1.16%) Dynamics NAV
3 3 (0.43%) Payment Gateway
4 2 (0.29%) Dynamics CRM
4 2 (0.29%) SAP Oil and Gas
5 1 (0.14%) Eloqua
5 1 (0.14%) Primavera
Cloud Services
1 81 (11.71%) Amazon AWS
2 34 (4.91%) SaaS
3 6 (0.87%) Sage Pay
4 4 (0.58%) GitHub
5 3 (0.43%) Amazon EC2
5 3 (0.43%) Google Cloud Platform
6 1 (0.14%) Amazon S3
6 1 (0.14%) Cloud Computing
6 1 (0.14%) Joyent
6 1 (0.14%) Office 365
6 1 (0.14%) PaaS
6 1 (0.14%) Responsys
6 1 (0.14%) Route 53
6 1 (0.14%) Taleo
6 1 (0.14%) Virtual Private Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 82 (11.85%) DNS
2 54 (7.80%) HTTP
3 48 (6.94%) Firewall
4 38 (5.49%) LDAP
5 31 (4.48%) TCP/IP
6 28 (4.05%) SMTP
7 20 (2.89%) VPN
8 16 (2.31%) DHCP
8 16 (2.31%) Intranet
8 16 (2.31%) SSL
9 15 (2.17%) Internet
10 14 (2.02%) BGP
11 11 (1.59%) IPsec
12 8 (1.16%) SAN
12 8 (1.16%) SSH
13 7 (1.01%) VLAN
14 6 (0.87%) Kerberos
14 6 (0.87%) NAS
14 6 (0.87%) Wireless
14 6 (0.87%) Wireshark
Database & Business Intelligence
1 575 (83.09%) MySQL
2 100 (14.45%) SQL Server
3 70 (10.12%) PostgreSQL
4 54 (7.80%) MongoDB
5 36 (5.20%) NoSQL
6 32 (4.62%) Redis
7 19 (2.75%) SQLite
8 15 (2.17%) Apache Cassandra
8 15 (2.17%) Hadoop
9 12 (1.73%) Relational Database
10 11 (1.59%) SQL Server 2005
10 11 (1.59%) SQL Server 2008
11 8 (1.16%) MariaDB
12 7 (1.01%) MarkLogic
13 4 (0.58%) Big Data
13 4 (0.58%) Oracle Database
13 4 (0.58%) RDBMS
13 4 (0.58%) SQL Server 2012
14 3 (0.43%) Data Warehouse
14 3 (0.43%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 223 (32.23%) Git (software)
2 189 (27.31%) Subversion
3 113 (16.33%) PHPUnit
4 90 (13.01%) Jenkins
5 65 (9.39%) Selenium
6 45 (6.50%) JIRA
7 38 (5.49%) JUnit
8 32 (4.62%) Trac
9 26 (3.76%) Maven
10 22 (3.18%) Hudson
10 22 (3.18%) JMeter
11 20 (2.89%) Protractor
11 20 (2.89%) WebDriver
12 17 (2.46%) Bugzilla
13 16 (2.31%) PEAR
14 15 (2.17%) Vagrant
15 8 (1.16%) Eclipse
16 6 (0.87%) Grunt
16 6 (0.87%) Team Foundation Server
16 6 (0.87%) TestNG
General
1 42 (6.07%) Finance
2 37 (5.35%) Marketing
3 9 (1.30%) Games
4 8 (1.16%) Retail
5 7 (1.01%) Publishing
5 7 (1.01%) Telecoms
6 5 (0.72%) Law
7 3 (0.43%) Advertising
7 3 (0.43%) Back Office
7 3 (0.43%) Legal
7 3 (0.43%) Manufacturing
8 2 (0.29%) Aerospace
8 2 (0.29%) Banking
8 2 (0.29%) Electronics
8 2 (0.29%) Spanish Language
9 1 (0.14%) Arabic Language
9 1 (0.14%) French Language
9 1 (0.14%) German Language
9 1 (0.14%) Italian Language
9 1 (0.14%) Portuguese Language
Job Titles
1 437 (63.15%) Developer
2 371 (53.61%) PHP Developer
3 122 (17.63%) Web Developer
4 117 (16.91%) PHP Web Developer
5 80 (11.56%) Senior Developer
6 73 (10.55%) Senior PHP Developer
7 68 (9.83%) Linux Engineer
8 63 (9.10%) LAMP Developer
9 43 (6.21%) PHP LAMP Developer
10 41 (5.92%) Administrator
11 39 (5.64%) Linux Administrator
11 39 (5.64%) MySQL Developer
12 38 (5.49%) PHP MySQL Developer
13 34 (4.91%) DevOps Engineer
14 33 (4.77%) Systems Administrator
15 32 (4.62%) HTML Developer
16 31 (4.48%) Linux Systems Administrator
17 30 (4.34%) HTML CSS Developer
17 30 (4.34%) Test Engineer
18 29 (4.19%) Linux/Unix DevOps
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 411 (59.39%) HTML
2 386 (55.78%) CSS
3 233 (33.67%) jQuery
4 128 (18.50%) Web Services
5 123 (17.77%) HTML5
6 120 (17.34%) Ajax
7 111 (16.04%) XML
8 103 (14.88%) CSS3
9 96 (13.87%) Symfony
10 74 (10.69%) JSON
11 67 (9.68%) Laravel
12 65 (9.39%) SOAP
13 62 (8.96%) LEMP Stack
14 53 (7.66%) REST
15 51 (7.37%) LAPP Stack
16 49 (7.08%) AngularJS
17 45 (6.50%) CakePHP
18 44 (6.36%) Twitter Bootstrap
19 36 (5.20%) Sass
20 30 (4.34%) CodeIgniter
Miscellaneous
1 80 (11.56%) Computer Science
2 49 (7.08%) Analytical Skills
3 42 (6.07%) Data Centre
4 32 (4.62%) User Experience
5 28 (4.05%) Mobile App
6 18 (2.60%) Mathematics
7 15 (2.17%) Algorithms
8 11 (1.59%) Data Structures
9 9 (1.30%) Management Information System
10 8 (1.16%) BBC
11 7 (1.01%) Replication
11 7 (1.01%) W3C
12 6 (0.87%) Enterprise Software
12 6 (0.87%) NHS
12 6 (0.87%) Social Media
13 5 (0.72%) Inversion of Control
14 3 (0.43%) Client/Server
14 3 (0.43%) Clustering
14 3 (0.43%) iPad
14 3 (0.43%) Learning Management System
Operating Systems
1 502 (72.54%) Linux
2 104 (15.03%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 101 (14.60%) Windows
4 69 (9.97%) CentOS
5 55 (7.95%) Debian
6 54 (7.80%) Unix
7 32 (4.62%) Windows Server 2008
8 26 (3.76%) Ubuntu
8 26 (3.76%) Windows Server 2003
9 23 (3.32%) Windows Server
10 22 (3.18%) Android
10 22 (3.18%) Apple iOS
11 7 (1.01%) Windows 7
11 7 (1.01%) Windows Server 2012
12 6 (0.87%) Windows 8
13 4 (0.58%) Mac OS X
13 4 (0.58%) Solaris
14 3 (0.43%) Windows 10
15 2 (0.29%) Fedora
15 2 (0.29%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 286 (41.33%) Agile Software Development
2 235 (33.96%) OOP
3 227 (32.80%) OO
4 134 (19.36%) MVC
5 109 (15.75%) Continuous Integration
6 102 (14.74%) Software Engineering
7 100 (14.45%) OO PHP
8 87 (12.57%) Unit Testing
9 76 (10.98%) Web Development
10 65 (9.39%) Scrum
11 63 (9.10%) TDD
12 62 (8.96%) E-Commerce
13 60 (8.67%) High Availability
14 59 (8.53%) Web Application Development
15 55 (7.95%) Front End Development
16 52 (7.51%) Configuration Management
17 49 (7.08%) DevOps
17 49 (7.08%) Open Source
18 31 (4.48%) SDLC
19 30 (4.34%) Test Automation
Programming Languages
1 594 (85.84%) PHP
2 441 (63.73%) JavaScript
3 138 (19.94%) SQL
4 137 (19.80%) Python
5 115 (16.62%) Perl
6 101 (14.60%) Java
7 83 (11.99%) PHP 5
8 67 (9.68%) Bash Shell
9 35 (5.06%) Ruby
10 22 (3.18%) C++
11 19 (2.75%) PHP 7
12 18 (2.60%) C#
13 13 (1.88%) C
14 12 (1.73%) PL/SQL
15 11 (1.59%) PowerShell
16 10 (1.45%) T-SQL
17 9 (1.30%) ActionScript
17 9 (1.30%) Shell Script
18 7 (1.01%) Objective-C
18 7 (1.01%) PHP 4
Qualifications
1 99 (14.31%) Degree
2 38 (5.49%) Cisco Certification
3 25 (3.61%) CCNA
4 13 (1.88%) CCNP
5 9 (1.30%) MySQL Certification
6 5 (0.72%) Security Cleared
7 4 (0.58%) CCENT
7 4 (0.58%) MCP
7 4 (0.58%) MCSE
7 4 (0.58%) Microsoft Certification
8 3 (0.43%) ISEB
8 3 (0.43%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
8 3 (0.43%) SC Cleared
9 1 (0.14%) RHCSA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 58 (8.38%) QA
2 4 (0.58%) ISO 9001
3 1 (0.14%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 1 (0.14%) PCI DSS
3 1 (0.14%) SLA
System Software
1 61 (8.82%) VMware Infrastructure
2 31 (4.48%) Squid
3 28 (4.05%) KVM
4 19 (2.75%) Active Directory
5 17 (2.46%) qmail
6 13 (1.88%) Varnish
7 12 (1.73%) Xen
8 10 (1.45%) Hyper-V
9 9 (1.30%) Postfix
10 7 (1.01%) VirtualBox
10 7 (1.01%) vSphere
11 5 (0.72%) Oracle RAC
12 3 (0.43%) Corosync
12 3 (0.43%) Docker
13 2 (0.29%) iptables
13 2 (0.29%) VMware ESX
14 1 (0.14%) GlusterFS
14 1 (0.14%) NFS
14 1 (0.14%) SpamAssassin
14 1 (0.14%) XenServer
Systems Management
1 106 (15.32%) Puppet
2 49 (7.08%) Nagios
3 29 (4.19%) ZABBIX
4 20 (2.89%) Opscode Chef
5 18 (2.60%) logstash
6 17 (2.46%) Cacti
7 16 (2.31%) Ganglia
7 16 (2.31%) Graphite
8 15 (2.17%) collectd
9 6 (0.87%) Ansible
9 6 (0.87%) CFEngine
10 5 (0.72%) OpenAM
10 5 (0.72%) Zenoss
11 2 (0.29%) HAProxy
11 2 (0.29%) Kibana
11 2 (0.29%) Opsview
11 2 (0.29%) SCCM
11 2 (0.29%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
12 1 (0.14%) Icinga
12 1 (0.14%) SELinux
Vendors
1 115 (16.62%) Zend
2 89 (12.86%) Red Hat
3 78 (11.27%) VMware
4 47 (6.79%) Oracle
5 31 (4.48%) Citrix
6 25 (3.61%) Microsoft
7 23 (3.32%) Twitter
8 21 (3.03%) Percona
9 20 (2.89%) Cisco
10 18 (2.60%) Splunk
11 17 (2.46%) Google
12 8 (1.16%) Sony
13 7 (1.01%) Facebook
14 5 (0.72%) Juniper
14 5 (0.72%) Sun
15 4 (0.58%) Intel
15 4 (0.58%) SAP
15 4 (0.58%) Sophos
16 3 (0.43%) NetApp
16 3 (0.43%) SolarWinds
Reading
Searchability
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum + benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Reading, Berkshire
Verticality Ltd
Salary: £55000 - £70000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Portsmouth, Hampshire
AAP3
Salary: £40000.00 - £50000.00 per annum + pension and healthcare
Posted: 2 days ago
Buckinghamshire
Verticality Ltd
Salary: £32000 - £37000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Reading, Berkshire
Marcus Donald People
Salary: £45000 - £50000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Reading, Berkshire
Coal IT Services
Salary: From £50,000 to £55,000 per annum Plus Excellent Package
Posted: 2 days ago
Egham
Interquest - IQ Tech
Salary: £50000 - £70000 per annum + Benefits & Bonus
Posted: 2 days ago
Sevenoaks, Kent
The Digital Recruitment Firm
Salary: From £20,000 to £25,000 per annum Bonus, Pension, Healthcare
Posted: 2 days ago
Reading, Berkshire
CV Screen Ltd
Salary: Up to £65k plus benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Reading
People Source Consulting
Salary: £60000 - £75000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Epsom, Surrey
Think IT Recruitment
Salary: £40000.00 - £45000.00 per annum + benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Redhill, Surrey
Stafford-Sharp Associates
Salary: From £30,000 to £40,000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
East Sussex
ARC IT Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £55000 Per Annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Brighton, East Sussex
ARC IT Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £55000 Per Annum DOE
Posted: 5 days ago
Ascot, Berkshire
Edison Hill Ltd
Salary: From £30,000 to £50,000 per annum + full benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Southampton, Hampshire
Computer People
Salary: £45000.00 - £55000.00 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Basingstoke, Hampshire
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + Bonus, Pension, Medical
Posted: 5 days ago
Milton Keynes, Buckinghamshire
Timothy James Consulting Ltd
Salary: £45k - 50k per year
Posted: 5 days ago
Milton Keynes, Buckinghamshire
Senitor Associates
Salary: £22000 - £25000 per annum + Bonus & Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Chichester, West Sussex
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Southampton, Hampshire
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
Reigate, Surrey
Stafford-Sharp Associates
Salary: From £30,000 to £40,000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
Farnborough, Hampshire
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
Reigate, Surrey
Stafford-Sharp Associates
Salary: From £20,000 to £30,000 per annum
Posted: 7 days ago
Reigate
Ampersand Consulting
Salary: £50000 - £55000 per annum + Fantastic Benefits
Posted: 8 days ago
Reigate
aap3
Salary: £50000.00 - £55000.00 per annum + benefits
Posted: 8 days ago
Reigate
Talent Point
Salary: £35000.00 - £45000.00 per annum
Posted: 9 days ago
Brighton
Talent Point
Salary: £35000.00 - £45000.00 per annum
Posted: 9 days ago
Reading
IQ Telecom
Salary: £30000 - £45000 per annum + Pension
Posted: 9 days ago
Isle of Wight
Deerfoot IT Resources Ltd
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 12 days ago