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

Location
3 months to
1 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
LAMP (Linux, Apache, MySQL, Perl PHP Python)
Rank 161 175 194
Rank change year-on-year
+14 +19
Permanent jobs citing LAMP 377 338 321
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 1.75% 1.59% 1.42%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 4.95% 4.21% 3.61%
Number of salaries quoted 347 305 292
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 £25,000 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £51,050 £55,000 £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
7615 8037 8896
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 35.32% 37.81% 39.27%
Number of salaries quoted 6448 7122 7874
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 1 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 1 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
Berkshire +21 89 £45,000 +5.88% 2
Hampshire +11 87 £31,500 -12.50% 12
East Sussex -11 52 £30,000 -14.28% 4
Buckinghamshire +35 49 £41,500 +18.57% 5
Surrey -58 44 £50,000 +25.00% 12
Oxfordshire +7 40 £35,000 - 7
West Sussex -1 11 £37,500 -22.68% 1
Kent +5 6 £35,000 - 2
Middlesex -7 1 £42,500 +6.25%
LAMP
England

LAMP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 1 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.

1 600 (85.59%) PHP
2 534 (76.18%) MySQL
3 385 (54.92%) JavaScript
4 358 (51.07%) HTML
5 346 (49.36%) Linux
6 345 (49.22%) CSS
7 277 (39.51%) jQuery
8 263 (37.52%) Apache
9 193 (27.53%) OO
10 187 (26.68%) SQL
11 182 (25.96%) Agile Software Development
12 169 (24.11%) MVC
12 169 (24.11%) Git (software)
13 166 (23.68%) HTML5
14 146 (20.83%) CSS3
14 146 (20.83%) OOP
15 130 (18.54%) Web Development
16 129 (18.40%) Ajax
17 121 (17.26%) Degree
17 121 (17.26%) PHP5
18 113 (16.12%) Web Services
19 107 (15.26%) Subversion
20 94 (13.41%) Windows
21 90 (12.84%) SQL Server
22 89 (12.70%) Java
23 82 (11.70%) XML
24 78 (11.13%) DNS
24 78 (11.13%) Software Engineering
25 76 (10.84%) Symfony
26 75 (10.70%) E-Commerce

LAMP
Top Related IT Skills in the South East by Category

For the 6 months to 1 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
1 263 (37.52%) Apache
2 70 (9.99%) IIS
3 69 (9.84%) WordPress
4 61 (8.70%) Drupal
5 55 (7.85%) Tomcat
6 54 (7.70%) CMS
7 28 (3.99%) Joomla!
8 26 (3.71%) nginx
9 14 (2.00%) Node.js
10 12 (1.71%) MS Exchange
11 11 (1.57%) Apache Solr
12 10 (1.43%) SharePoint
12 10 (1.43%) SharePoint 2010
13 9 (1.28%) SharePoint 2013
14 6 (0.86%) SilverStripe
15 5 (0.71%) Confluence
16 2 (0.29%) WebLogic Portal
16 2 (0.29%) WebLogic
16 2 (0.29%) WebSphere Application Server
16 2 (0.29%) Oracle Workflow
Applications
1 31 (4.42%) MS Excel
2 16 (2.28%) Photoshop
3 7 (1.00%) Adobe Illustrator
4 2 (0.29%) Edge Animate
4 2 (0.29%) MS Visio
4 2 (0.29%) MS Project
4 2 (0.29%) Open Workbench
Business Applications
1 11 (1.57%) Magento
2 2 (0.29%) WebTrends
3 1 (0.14%) nopCommerce
Cloud Services
1 46 (6.56%) SaaS
2 45 (6.42%) Amazon AWS
3 17 (2.43%) GitHub
3 17 (2.43%) Amazon ELB
4 13 (1.85%) Route 53
5 6 (0.86%) Rackspace Cloud
6 5 (0.71%) Cloud Computing
6 5 (0.71%) IaaS
6 5 (0.71%) Amazon EC2
6 5 (0.71%) Amazon S3
7 2 (0.29%) Trello
8 1 (0.14%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 78 (11.13%) DNS
2 35 (4.99%) VPN
3 34 (4.85%) Firewall
4 32 (4.56%) DHCP
5 29 (4.14%) Internet
6 28 (3.99%) TCP/IP
7 22 (3.14%) Intranet
8 21 (3.00%) SSH
9 19 (2.71%) Network Security
10 17 (2.43%) SSL
11 15 (2.14%) FTP
11 15 (2.14%) HTTP
12 13 (1.85%) VoIP
13 12 (1.71%) DSL
13 12 (1.71%) OpenVPN
13 12 (1.71%) VLAN
13 12 (1.71%) Wireshark
13 12 (1.71%) Cisco IOS
14 7 (1.00%) BIG-IP
14 7 (1.00%) HTTPS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 534 (76.18%) MySQL
2 90 (12.84%) SQL Server
3 57 (8.13%) NoSQL
4 39 (5.56%) Relational Database
5 24 (3.42%) MongoDB
6 18 (2.57%) PostgreSQL
7 17 (2.43%) RDBMS
8 13 (1.85%) Amazon RDS
9 9 (1.28%) QlikView
9 9 (1.28%) Pentaho
10 6 (0.86%) Hadoop
10 6 (0.86%) SQLite
11 5 (0.71%) Redis
12 3 (0.43%) SQL Server 2005
12 3 (0.43%) SQL Server 2008
12 3 (0.43%) Apache Cassandra
13 2 (0.29%) Data Mining
13 2 (0.29%) Big Data
14 1 (0.14%) MariaDB
Development Applications
1 169 (24.11%) Git (software)
2 107 (15.26%) Subversion
3 58 (8.27%) Jenkins
4 46 (6.56%) PHPUnit
5 38 (5.42%) Selenium
6 32 (4.56%) JIRA
7 23 (3.28%) WebDriver
8 14 (2.00%) Team Foundation Server
9 10 (1.43%) Visual Studio
9 10 (1.43%) JMeter
10 9 (1.28%) Grunt
11 6 (0.86%) Hudson
12 5 (0.71%) Trac
12 5 (0.71%) PEAR
12 5 (0.71%) Mercurial
12 5 (0.71%) Bugzilla
12 5 (0.71%) Bower
12 5 (0.71%) Karma Test Runner
13 4 (0.57%) Xdebug
13 4 (0.57%) Dreamweaver
General
1 53 (7.56%) Marketing
2 34 (4.85%) Retail
3 31 (4.42%) Finance
4 18 (2.57%) Telecoms
5 14 (2.00%) Advertising
6 11 (1.57%) Pharmaceutical
7 10 (1.43%) Banking
8 9 (1.28%) Manufacturing
9 8 (1.14%) Publishing
10 7 (1.00%) Games
11 4 (0.57%) Multimedia
11 4 (0.57%) Interactive Media
12 2 (0.29%) Back Office
13 1 (0.14%) French Language
Job Titles
1 445 (63.48%) Developer
2 298 (42.51%) PHP Developer
3 167 (23.82%) Web Developer
4 97 (13.84%) PHP LAMP Developer
5 84 (11.98%) Senior Developer
6 71 (10.13%) PHP Web Developer
7 62 (8.84%) PHP MySQL Developer
8 59 (8.42%) Senior PHP Developer
9 56 (7.99%) LAMP Developer
10 45 (6.42%) Administrator
11 39 (5.56%) Systems Administrator
12 38 (5.42%) Senior Web Developer
13 35 (4.99%) Linux Administrator
14 32 (4.56%) Support Engineer
15 29 (4.14%) Software Engineer
15 29 (4.14%) DevOps Engineer
16 28 (3.99%) Junior
16 28 (3.99%) Software Developer
16 28 (3.99%) Linux Systems Administrator
16 28 (3.99%) Senior PHP Web Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 358 (51.07%) HTML
2 345 (49.22%) CSS
3 277 (39.51%) jQuery
4 166 (23.68%) HTML5
5 146 (20.83%) CSS3
6 129 (18.40%) Ajax
7 113 (16.12%) Web Services
8 82 (11.70%) XML
9 76 (10.84%) Symfony
10 52 (7.42%) JSON
11 47 (6.70%) XHTML
12 45 (6.42%) Laravel
13 41 (5.85%) Backbone.js
14 36 (5.14%) Twitter Bootstrap
15 34 (4.85%) REST
15 34 (4.85%) RESTful
16 32 (4.56%) CodeIgniter
17 30 (4.28%) AngularJS
18 24 (3.42%) .NET
19 21 (3.00%) SOAP
Miscellaneous
1 67 (9.56%) Open Source
2 52 (7.42%) User Experience
3 46 (6.56%) Computer Science
4 43 (6.13%) Social Media
5 31 (4.42%) Analytical Skills
6 28 (3.99%) Mobile App
7 25 (3.57%) Clustering
8 23 (3.28%) Enterprise Software
9 16 (2.28%) Management Information System
10 15 (2.14%) Mathematics
10 15 (2.14%) Kindle
11 13 (1.85%) Digital Media
12 10 (1.43%) Client/Server
12 10 (1.43%) CESG
13 9 (1.28%) Mobile Computing
14 6 (0.86%) Blackberry
14 6 (0.86%) Social Network
15 4 (0.57%) New Media
15 4 (0.57%) Mashup
16 3 (0.43%) Web 2.0
Operating Systems
1 346 (49.36%) Linux
2 94 (13.41%) Windows
3 47 (6.70%) UNIX
3 47 (6.70%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 42 (5.99%) Apple iOS
5 32 (4.56%) Windows Server 2008
6 31 (4.42%) Windows Server 2003
7 25 (3.57%) CentOS
8 23 (3.28%) Windows 7
8 23 (3.28%) Windows 8
8 23 (3.28%) Ubuntu
9 17 (2.43%) Android
10 4 (0.57%) Windows Phone
11 3 (0.43%) Debian
11 3 (0.43%) Solaris
12 2 (0.29%) SUSE
13 1 (0.14%) FreeBSD
13 1 (0.14%) Mac OS X
Processes & Methodologies
1 193 (27.53%) OO
2 182 (25.96%) Agile Software Development
3 169 (24.11%) MVC
4 146 (20.83%) OOP
5 130 (18.54%) Web Development
6 78 (11.13%) Software Engineering
7 75 (10.70%) E-Commerce
8 70 (9.99%) OO PHP
9 67 (9.56%) Continuous Integration
10 63 (8.99%) Scrum
11 49 (6.99%) DevOps
12 47 (6.70%) Responsive Web Design
13 37 (5.28%) ITIL
14 33 (4.71%) Web Design
15 32 (4.56%) Workflow
16 28 (3.99%) Unit Testing
17 27 (3.85%) Digital Marketing
17 27 (3.85%) Test Scripting
17 27 (3.85%) TDD
17 27 (3.85%) OOD
Programming Languages
1 600 (85.59%) PHP
2 385 (54.92%) JavaScript
3 187 (26.68%) SQL
4 121 (17.26%) PHP5
5 89 (12.70%) Java
6 56 (7.99%) C++
7 52 (7.42%) C#
7 52 (7.42%) Perl
8 51 (7.28%) Bash Shell
9 44 (6.28%) Python
10 25 (3.57%) Ruby
11 15 (2.14%) C
12 12 (1.71%) Shell Script
13 7 (1.00%) PHP4
13 7 (1.00%) Objective-C
14 3 (0.43%) R
15 1 (0.14%) PowerShell
15 1 (0.14%) T-SQL
15 1 (0.14%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 121 (17.26%) Degree
2 29 (4.14%) Microsoft Certification
3 19 (2.71%) MCSE
4 14 (2.00%) Security Cleared
5 10 (1.43%) CISSP
5 10 (1.43%) CISM
5 10 (1.43%) CEH
6 9 (1.28%) MCITP
7 6 (0.86%) ISEB
7 6 (0.86%) ISTQB
8 5 (0.71%) PRINCE2 Certification
9 4 (0.57%) Postgraduate
9 4 (0.57%) SC Cleared
9 4 (0.57%) CIW
10 2 (0.29%) ITIL Certification
10 2 (0.29%) HND
11 1 (0.14%) HNC
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 34 (4.85%) QA
2 16 (2.28%) PCI DSS
3 15 (2.14%) ISO 9001
4 3 (0.43%) SLA
System Software
1 34 (4.85%) Active Directory
2 17 (2.43%) Postfix
3 15 (2.14%) VMware Infrastructure
4 9 (1.28%) XenDesktop
4 9 (1.28%) XenApp
5 6 (0.86%) vSphere
5 6 (0.86%) Xen
6 5 (0.71%) Sendmail
6 5 (0.71%) XenServer
6 5 (0.71%) NFS
7 3 (0.43%) Varnish
7 3 (0.43%) KVM
8 2 (0.29%) Firmware
Systems Management
1 39 (5.56%) Puppet
2 25 (3.57%) Opscode Chef
3 16 (2.28%) Vagrant
4 7 (1.00%) Nagios
5 6 (0.86%) Ansible
6 5 (0.71%) Plesk
6 5 (0.71%) Capistrano
7 3 (0.43%) Cacti
7 3 (0.43%) Netcool
7 3 (0.43%) Icinga
8 2 (0.29%) Opsview
8 2 (0.29%) logstash
9 1 (0.14%) ZABBIX
9 1 (0.14%) Salt
Vendors
1 68 (9.70%) Zend
2 53 (7.56%) Oracle
3 50 (7.13%) Microsoft
4 46 (6.56%) Red Hat
5 39 (5.56%) VMware
6 26 (3.71%) Citrix
7 14 (2.00%) Google
8 13 (1.85%) Rackspace
9 12 (1.71%) Cisco
9 12 (1.71%) Polycom
10 11 (1.57%) Twitter
11 10 (1.43%) IBM
12 9 (1.28%) Cognos
12 9 (1.28%) Business Objects
13 8 (1.14%) Adobe
13 8 (1.14%) Facebook
14 5 (0.71%) BT
15 4 (0.57%) Avaya
16 3 (0.43%) Juniper
16 3 (0.43%) ServiceNow
Leatherhead, Surrey
Greywood Associates Limited
Salary: £38000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: 6 hours ago
Brighton, East Sussex
Greywood Associates Limited
Salary: £18000 - £32000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 6 hours ago
Esher, Surrey
Greywood Associates Limited
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum
Posted: 6 hours ago
Crawley, West Sussex
Nanotek Limited
Salary: From £20,000 to £25,000 per annum
Posted: 21 hours ago
Abingdon, Oxfordshire
Haybrook IT Resourcing Ltd
Salary: £40,000 per annum plus benefits
Posted: 22 hours ago
Milton Keynes, Buckinghamshire
Kingfisher Consultancy
Salary: £50000 per annum + parking,pension, life
Posted: 22 hours ago
Brighton, East Sussex
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Salary: £25000 - £35000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Addlestone, Surrey
CatchFish.Net
Posted: 2 days ago
Oxford, Oxfordshire
Corriculo
Salary: From £40,000 to £60,000 per annum + Bonus + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Chertsey, Surrey
Think IT Recruitment
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum + Bonus + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Romsey, Hampshire
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Thames Ditton, Surrey
Think IT Recruitment
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Thames Ditton, Surrey
Think IT Recruitment
Salary: £40000.00 - £55000.00 per annum + package
Posted: 2 days ago
Brighton, East Sussex
ARC IT Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £28000 Per Annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Reading, Berkshire
Opus Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: £40000 to £45000 per annum - Pension + Healthcare
Posted: 4 days ago
Oxfordshire
Greywood Associates Limited
Salary: £20000 - £28000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Hampshire
Evosearch Limited
Salary: £20k - 26k per year + Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Southampton, Hampshire
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Southampton, Hampshire
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Salary: £20000 - £30000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Dorking, Surrey
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Salary: 45,000 - 55,000
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