The table below looks at the statistics for LPIC in IT jobs advertised for the South East region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited LPIC over the 3 months to 31 August 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
31 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Linux Professional Institute Certification (LPIC)
Rank 443 455 -
Rank change year-on-year
+12 -
Permanent jobs citing LPIC 1 3 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 0.005% 0.013% -
As % of the Qualifications category 0.015% 0.040% -
Number of salaries quoted 0 1 0
Average salary - £28,000 -
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £28,000 -
% change year-on-year
+42.85% -
LPIC
England

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Qualifications category in permanent jobs advertised in the South East region.

Qualifications Category
South East
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Qualifications category
6672 7415 6792
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 31.66% 33.28% 32.02%
Number of salaries quoted 5293 5643 5467
Average salary £43,000 £42,500 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+1.17% -
90% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £25,000 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £60,000 £64,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+2.40% +3.75%

LPIC
Jobs Demand Trend in the South East

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing LPIC across the South East region as a proportion of the total demand within the Qualifications category.

LPIC Jobs Demand Trend in the South East

LPIC
Salary Trend in the South East

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing LPIC across the South East region.

LPIC Salary Trend in the South East

LPIC
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 31 August 2015, IT jobs across the South East region citing LPIC 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 LPIC.

1 3 (100.00%) Linux
2 2 (66.67%) Apache
2 2 (66.67%) Red Hat
2 2 (66.67%) Bash Shell
3 1 (33.33%) PowerHA
3 1 (33.33%) OpenStack
3 1 (33.33%) Jenkins
3 1 (33.33%) Performance Analysis
3 1 (33.33%) Ansible
3 1 (33.33%) DevOps
3 1 (33.33%) RHCSA
3 1 (33.33%) Degree
3 1 (33.33%) Continuous Integration
3 1 (33.33%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (33.33%) CentOS
3 1 (33.33%) LPAR
3 1 (33.33%) nginx
3 1 (33.33%) Amazon AWS
3 1 (33.33%) Zope
3 1 (33.33%) Plone
3 1 (33.33%) LAMP
3 1 (33.33%) Debian
3 1 (33.33%) PostgreSQL
3 1 (33.33%) VMware
3 1 (33.33%) Tivoli Storage Manager
3 1 (33.33%) Shell Script
3 1 (33.33%) Tomcat
3 1 (33.33%) Python
3 1 (33.33%) DHCP
3 1 (33.33%) HTTP

LPIC
Top Related IT Skills in the South East by Category

For the 6 months to 31 August 2015, IT jobs across the South East region citing LPIC 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 LPIC. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 2 (66.67%) Apache
2 1 (33.33%) OpenStack
2 1 (33.33%) nginx
2 1 (33.33%) Zope
2 1 (33.33%) Plone
2 1 (33.33%) Tomcat
Cloud Services
1 1 (33.33%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 1 (33.33%) DHCP
1 1 (33.33%) HTTP
1 1 (33.33%) TCP/IP
1 1 (33.33%) DNS
1 1 (33.33%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (33.33%) PostgreSQL
1 1 (33.33%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 1 (33.33%) Jenkins
Job Titles
1 2 (66.67%) Administrator
1 2 (66.67%) Linux Administrator
2 1 (33.33%) DevOps Engineer
2 1 (33.33%) Linux DevOps Engineer
2 1 (33.33%) AIX Administrator
2 1 (33.33%) Linux Engineer
2 1 (33.33%) Technical Support Consultant
2 1 (33.33%) Linux Systems Administrator
2 1 (33.33%) Consultant
2 1 (33.33%) Systems Administrator
2 1 (33.33%) Systems Engineer
2 1 (33.33%) Technical Support
2 1 (33.33%) Technical Consultant
2 1 (33.33%) Support Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (33.33%) LAMP
1 1 (33.33%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 1 (33.33%) LPAR
Operating Systems
1 3 (100.00%) Linux
2 1 (33.33%) CentOS
2 1 (33.33%) Debian
2 1 (33.33%) UNIX
2 1 (33.33%) Windows
2 1 (33.33%) AIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (33.33%) Performance Analysis
1 1 (33.33%) DevOps
1 1 (33.33%) Continuous Integration
Programming Languages
1 2 (66.67%) Bash Shell
2 1 (33.33%) Shell Script
2 1 (33.33%) Python
2 1 (33.33%) JavaScript
2 1 (33.33%) PHP
Qualifications
1 1 (33.33%) RHCSA
1 1 (33.33%) Degree
1 1 (33.33%) RHCE
System Software
1 1 (33.33%) PowerHA
1 1 (33.33%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 1 (33.33%) Ansible
1 1 (33.33%) Tivoli Storage Manager
Vendors
1 2 (66.67%) Red Hat
2 1 (33.33%) VMware
2 1 (33.33%) Oracle