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 24 October 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
24 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
LAMP (Linux, Apache, MySQL, Perl PHP Python)
Rank 161 167 206
Rank change year-on-year
+6 +39
Permanent jobs citing LAMP 367 346 281
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 1.68% 1.60% 1.26%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 4.89% 4.13% 3.21%
Number of salaries quoted 343 312 256
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £29,700 £25,000 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £52,500 £50,000
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
7512 8373 8763
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 34.40% 38.66% 39.29%
Number of salaries quoted 6378 7368 7792
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
90% offered a salary of more than £28,750 £27,500 £27,500
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 24 October 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 24 October 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 +14 93 £32,500 -9.72% 11
Berkshire +1 76 £45,000 +5.88% 4
Buckinghamshire +33 50 £40,000 +73.91% 10
Surrey -54 50 £50,000 +25.00% 8
Oxfordshire +18 46 £35,000 - 5
East Sussex -11 42 £30,000 -14.28% 3
West Sussex - 10 £29,500 -
Kent +3 2 £33,750 -2.17% 5
Middlesex -6 2 £47,500 +18.75%
LAMP
England

LAMP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 24 October 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.

1 611 (84.63%) PHP
2 550 (76.18%) MySQL
3 405 (56.09%) JavaScript
4 359 (49.72%) HTML
5 356 (49.31%) Linux
6 336 (46.54%) CSS
7 281 (38.92%) jQuery
8 254 (35.18%) Apache
9 209 (28.95%) SQL
10 192 (26.59%) Agile Software Development
11 178 (24.65%) OO
12 175 (24.24%) Git (software)
13 167 (23.13%) MVC
14 161 (22.30%) HTML5
15 150 (20.78%) OOP
16 144 (19.94%) Web Services
17 136 (18.84%) CSS3
18 129 (17.87%) Ajax
19 126 (17.45%) Web Development
20 120 (16.62%) PHP5
21 119 (16.48%) Degree
22 113 (15.65%) Subversion
23 100 (13.85%) SQL Server
24 99 (13.71%) Java
25 96 (13.30%) Windows
26 85 (11.77%) XML
27 81 (11.22%) Software Engineering
28 76 (10.53%) DNS
29 73 (10.11%) WordPress
30 72 (9.97%) Continuous Integration

LAMP
Top Related IT Skills in the South East by Category

For the 6 months to 24 October 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
1 254 (35.18%) Apache
2 73 (10.11%) WordPress
3 72 (9.97%) IIS
4 63 (8.73%) Drupal
5 59 (8.17%) CMS
6 46 (6.37%) Tomcat
7 31 (4.29%) Joomla!
8 29 (4.02%) nginx
9 16 (2.22%) Node.js
10 14 (1.94%) SharePoint
11 13 (1.80%) MS Exchange
12 10 (1.39%) SharePoint 2010
13 9 (1.25%) SharePoint 2013
14 8 (1.11%) Apache Solr
15 5 (0.69%) Confluence
16 4 (0.55%) SilverStripe
17 2 (0.28%) Moodle
17 2 (0.28%) Oracle Workflow
17 2 (0.28%) WebSphere
17 2 (0.28%) Alfresco
Applications
1 34 (4.71%) MS Excel
2 18 (2.49%) Photoshop
3 8 (1.11%) Adobe Illustrator
4 2 (0.28%) Open Workbench
4 2 (0.28%) Edge Animate
4 2 (0.28%) MS Project
4 2 (0.28%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 11 (1.52%) Magento
2 1 (0.14%) nopCommerce
Cloud Services
1 58 (8.03%) SaaS
2 51 (7.06%) Amazon AWS
3 23 (3.19%) Amazon ELB
4 19 (2.63%) GitHub
5 16 (2.22%) Route 53
6 8 (1.11%) Amazon EC2
6 8 (1.11%) Amazon S3
7 6 (0.83%) Cloud Computing
7 6 (0.83%) IaaS
7 6 (0.83%) Rackspace Cloud
8 2 (0.28%) Trello
9 1 (0.14%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 76 (10.53%) DNS
2 38 (5.26%) VPN
3 36 (4.99%) Firewall
4 33 (4.57%) DHCP
5 28 (3.88%) Internet
6 26 (3.60%) TCP/IP
7 22 (3.05%) Intranet
7 22 (3.05%) SSH
8 19 (2.63%) Network Security
9 16 (2.22%) FTP
10 15 (2.08%) HTTP
11 14 (1.94%) VoIP
12 13 (1.80%) OpenVPN
12 13 (1.80%) VLAN
12 13 (1.80%) Wireshark
12 13 (1.80%) Cisco IOS
12 13 (1.80%) DSL
13 12 (1.66%) SSL
14 7 (0.97%) Bluetooth
14 7 (0.97%) GPRS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 550 (76.18%) MySQL
2 100 (13.85%) SQL Server
3 47 (6.51%) NoSQL
4 37 (5.12%) Relational Database
5 21 (2.91%) MongoDB
6 20 (2.77%) PostgreSQL
7 19 (2.63%) RDBMS
8 16 (2.22%) Amazon RDS
9 9 (1.25%) Hadoop
10 8 (1.11%) Redis
11 6 (0.83%) QlikView
11 6 (0.83%) SQLite
11 6 (0.83%) SQL Server 2008
11 6 (0.83%) Pentaho
11 6 (0.83%) SQL Server 2005
12 4 (0.55%) MariaDB
13 3 (0.42%) Apache Cassandra
14 2 (0.28%) SQL Server Analysis Services
14 2 (0.28%) SQL Server Integration Services
14 2 (0.28%) Microsoft Analysis Services
Development Applications
1 175 (24.24%) Git (software)
2 113 (15.65%) Subversion
3 69 (9.56%) Jenkins
4 48 (6.65%) Selenium
5 46 (6.37%) PHPUnit
6 38 (5.26%) JIRA
7 33 (4.57%) WebDriver
8 17 (2.35%) JMeter
9 15 (2.08%) Team Foundation Server
10 11 (1.52%) Grunt
11 10 (1.39%) Visual Studio
12 8 (1.11%) Mercurial
13 7 (0.97%) Karma Test Runner
13 7 (0.97%) Bower
14 6 (0.83%) Hudson
15 5 (0.69%) Trac
15 5 (0.69%) PEAR
15 5 (0.69%) Cucumber
15 5 (0.69%) Bugzilla
16 4 (0.55%) Dreamweaver
General
1 58 (8.03%) Marketing
2 30 (4.16%) Retail
3 26 (3.60%) Finance
4 17 (2.35%) Telecoms
5 11 (1.52%) Pharmaceutical
6 10 (1.39%) Manufacturing
6 10 (1.39%) Advertising
6 10 (1.39%) Publishing
6 10 (1.39%) Banking
7 8 (1.11%) Games
8 4 (0.55%) Interactive Media
9 2 (0.28%) Front Office
9 2 (0.28%) Back Office
10 1 (0.14%) Automotive
10 1 (0.14%) French Language
10 1 (0.14%) Multimedia
Job Titles
1 446 (61.77%) Developer
2 284 (39.34%) PHP Developer
3 167 (23.13%) Web Developer
4 91 (12.60%) PHP LAMP Developer
5 75 (10.39%) Senior Developer
6 66 (9.14%) PHP Web Developer
7 57 (7.89%) Senior PHP Developer
8 56 (7.76%) PHP MySQL Developer
9 54 (7.48%) LAMP Developer
10 45 (6.23%) Administrator
11 39 (5.40%) Systems Administrator
12 36 (4.99%) Senior Web Developer
13 35 (4.85%) Support Engineer
14 33 (4.57%) Software Developer
14 33 (4.57%) Linux Administrator
15 29 (4.02%) Software Engineer
16 28 (3.88%) Linux Systems Administrator
17 27 (3.74%) Infrastructure Engineer
17 27 (3.74%) DevOps Engineer
18 26 (3.60%) Junior
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 359 (49.72%) HTML
2 336 (46.54%) CSS
3 281 (38.92%) jQuery
4 161 (22.30%) HTML5
5 144 (19.94%) Web Services
6 136 (18.84%) CSS3
7 129 (17.87%) Ajax
8 85 (11.77%) XML
9 70 (9.70%) Symfony
10 47 (6.51%) JSON
11 43 (5.96%) Laravel
12 42 (5.82%) Twitter Bootstrap
12 42 (5.82%) XHTML
13 39 (5.40%) REST
14 37 (5.12%) Backbone.js
15 33 (4.57%) AngularJS
15 33 (4.57%) CodeIgniter
16 30 (4.16%) .NET
17 25 (3.46%) RESTful
18 22 (3.05%) Memcached
Miscellaneous
1 72 (9.97%) Open Source
2 49 (6.79%) Computer Science
2 49 (6.79%) User Experience
3 36 (4.99%) Social Media
4 25 (3.46%) Mobile App
4 25 (3.46%) Enterprise Software
5 24 (3.32%) Clustering
6 23 (3.19%) Analytical Skills
7 15 (2.08%) Digital Media
7 15 (2.08%) Mathematics
8 13 (1.80%) Kindle
9 12 (1.66%) Management Information System
10 10 (1.39%) Client/Server
10 10 (1.39%) CESG
10 10 (1.39%) Social Network
11 9 (1.25%) Mobile Computing
12 6 (0.83%) Blackberry
13 4 (0.55%) Mashup
13 4 (0.55%) Web 2.0
14 3 (0.42%) iPhone
Operating Systems
1 356 (49.31%) Linux
2 96 (13.30%) Windows
3 47 (6.51%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 46 (6.37%) UNIX
5 38 (5.26%) Apple iOS
6 32 (4.43%) Windows Server 2008
7 31 (4.29%) Windows Server 2003
8 24 (3.32%) CentOS
9 23 (3.19%) Ubuntu
10 22 (3.05%) Windows 7
10 22 (3.05%) Windows 8
11 14 (1.94%) Android
12 4 (0.55%) Windows Phone
13 3 (0.42%) Solaris
14 2 (0.28%) FreeBSD
14 2 (0.28%) SUSE
14 2 (0.28%) Debian
15 1 (0.14%) Mac OS X
Processes & Methodologies
1 192 (26.59%) Agile Software Development
2 178 (24.65%) OO
3 167 (23.13%) MVC
4 150 (20.78%) OOP
5 126 (17.45%) Web Development
6 81 (11.22%) Software Engineering
7 72 (9.97%) Continuous Integration
8 66 (9.14%) E-Commerce
9 64 (8.86%) Scrum
10 62 (8.59%) OO PHP
11 52 (7.20%) DevOps
12 46 (6.37%) Responsive Web Design
13 39 (5.40%) Test Automation
14 38 (5.26%) Workflow
15 33 (4.57%) User Acceptance Testing
15 33 (4.57%) Web Design
15 33 (4.57%) ITIL
16 31 (4.29%) Digital Marketing
17 29 (4.02%) Load Testing
17 29 (4.02%) Unit Testing
Programming Languages
1 611 (84.63%) PHP
2 405 (56.09%) JavaScript
3 209 (28.95%) SQL
4 120 (16.62%) PHP5
5 99 (13.71%) Java
6 61 (8.45%) C++
7 56 (7.76%) C#
8 53 (7.34%) Python
9 51 (7.06%) Bash Shell
10 49 (6.79%) Perl
11 30 (4.16%) Ruby
12 18 (2.49%) C
13 13 (1.80%) Shell Script
14 6 (0.83%) PHP4
15 5 (0.69%) Objective-C
15 5 (0.69%) VB.NET
16 4 (0.55%) T-SQL
17 3 (0.42%) R
18 2 (0.28%) Groovy
19 1 (0.14%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 119 (16.48%) Degree
2 29 (4.02%) Microsoft Certification
3 19 (2.63%) MCSE
4 13 (1.80%) Security Cleared
5 12 (1.66%) CISSP
6 10 (1.39%) CISM
6 10 (1.39%) CEH
7 9 (1.25%) ISEB
7 9 (1.25%) MCITP
7 9 (1.25%) ISTQB
8 4 (0.55%) SC Cleared
9 3 (0.42%) HND
9 3 (0.42%) Postgraduate
9 3 (0.42%) PRINCE2 Certification
10 2 (0.28%) ITIL Certification
10 2 (0.28%) SSCP
10 2 (0.28%) CCSA
10 2 (0.28%) CCNP
10 2 (0.28%) CCNA
10 2 (0.28%) HNC
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 46 (6.37%) QA
2 14 (1.94%) PCI DSS
3 13 (1.80%) ISO 9001
4 3 (0.42%) SLA
System Software
1 31 (4.29%) Active Directory
2 18 (2.49%) Postfix
3 15 (2.08%) VMware Infrastructure
4 9 (1.25%) XenApp
4 9 (1.25%) XenDesktop
5 7 (0.97%) Firmware
6 6 (0.83%) Xen
6 6 (0.83%) Varnish
7 5 (0.69%) NFS
7 5 (0.69%) XenServer
7 5 (0.69%) Sendmail
8 3 (0.42%) KVM
8 3 (0.42%) vSphere
9 1 (0.14%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 43 (5.96%) Puppet
2 25 (3.46%) Opscode Chef
3 16 (2.22%) Vagrant
4 8 (1.11%) Nagios
5 6 (0.83%) Ansible
6 5 (0.69%) Plesk
6 5 (0.69%) Capistrano
7 4 (0.55%) Cacti
7 4 (0.55%) Netcool
7 4 (0.55%) Icinga
8 3 (0.42%) logstash
9 1 (0.14%) Salt
9 1 (0.14%) Opsview
9 1 (0.14%) HAProxy
Vendors
1 62 (8.59%) Zend
2 56 (7.76%) Microsoft
3 49 (6.79%) Oracle
4 45 (6.23%) Red Hat
5 37 (5.12%) VMware
6 27 (3.74%) Citrix
7 17 (2.35%) Twitter
8 16 (2.22%) Google
9 13 (1.80%) Cisco
9 13 (1.80%) IBM
9 13 (1.80%) Polycom
10 10 (1.39%) Facebook
11 9 (1.25%) Rackspace
12 8 (1.11%) Adobe
13 6 (0.83%) Business Objects
13 6 (0.83%) Cognos
14 5 (0.69%) ServiceNow
15 4 (0.55%) Avaya
16 3 (0.42%) Juniper
16 3 (0.42%) Splunk
Brighton, East Sussex
ARC IT Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £30000 Per Annum
Posted: 4 hours ago
Maidenhead, Berkshire
Austin Fraser
Salary: £43000.00 - £53000.00 per annum + Bens
Posted: 5 hours ago
Oxfordshire
Greywood Associates Limited
Salary: £20000 - £28000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 5 hours ago
Southampton, Hampshire
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Salary: £20000 - £30000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 6 hours ago
Southampton, Hampshire
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 6 hours ago
Oxford, Oxfordshire
Austin Fraser
Salary: £40000.00 - £46000.00 per annum + Bens
Posted: 6 hours ago
Petersfield, Hampshire
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 6 hours ago
High Wycombe, Buckinghamshire
HAYS INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY
Salary: £40000 - £42000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 11 hours ago
Abingdon, Oxfordshire
Haybrook IT Resourcing Ltd
Salary: From £25,000 to £45,000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Romsey, Hampshire
Polar Recruitment
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum + 21 days holiday + laptops + benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Romsey, Hampshire
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum + benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Fareham, Hampshire
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Salary: £40000 - £55000 per annum + benefits and progression
Posted: Yesterday
Surrey
Harris Global
Posted: 2 days ago
Guildford, Surrey
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 60000
Posted: 2 days ago
Slough, Berkshire
Austin Fraser
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Abingdon, Oxfordshire
Haybrook IT Resourcing Ltd
Salary: £40,000 per annum plus benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Fareham, Hampshire
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Salary: £28000 - £32000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Egham, Surrey
Servicenow
Salary: Salary, Bonus, Stock & Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Reading, Berkshire
Oracle Corporation UK Ltd
Salary: - Salary excellent + Significant additional benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Leatherhead, Surrey
Greywood Associates Limited
Salary: £38000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago