The table below looks at the statistics for LAMP skills in IT jobs advertised for the South Wales region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited LAMP over the 3 months to 22 December 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
22 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
LAMP (Linux, Apache, MySQL, Perl PHP Python)
Rank 89 78 76
Rank change year-on-year
-11 -2
Permanent jobs citing LAMP 6 18 7
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in South Wales 0.53% 1.63% 0.78%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 1.56% 3.64% 1.73%
Number of salaries quoted 5 17 7
Average salary £38,500 £29,500 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+30.50% -9.23%
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £35,000 £35,000
LAMP
Wales

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 Wales region.

Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
South Wales
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
385 495 404
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in South Wales 33.74% 44.92% 45.04%
Number of salaries quoted 358 468 378
Average salary £33,500 £35,000 £32,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-4.28% +9.37%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,500 £25,500
10% offered a salary of more than £42,500 £40,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -

LAMP
Jobs Demand Trend in South Wales

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing LAMP across the South Wales region as a proportion of the total demand within the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category.

LAMP Jobs Demand Trend in South Wales

LAMP
Salary Trend in South Wales

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

LAMP Salary Trend in South Wales

LAMP
Job Locations in South Wales

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing LAMP within the South Wales region over the 3 months to 22 December 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
Cardiff -8 3 £32,500 +8.33% 1
Newport - 3 £38,500 -
LAMP
Wales

LAMP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in South Wales

For the 6 months to 22 December 2014, IT jobs across the South Wales 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 15 (78.95%) Linux
2 14 (73.68%) VMware
3 10 (52.63%) VMware Infrastructure
3 10 (52.63%) Red Hat
4 9 (47.37%) UNIX
5 8 (42.11%) Solaris
6 7 (36.84%) RHCE
7 6 (31.58%) Apache
8 5 (26.32%) Strategic Planning
9 4 (21.05%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
9 4 (21.05%) SQL
9 4 (21.05%) MySQL
9 4 (21.05%) ITIL
9 4 (21.05%) SAN
10 3 (15.79%) HP
10 3 (15.79%) Dell
10 3 (15.79%) CSS
10 3 (15.79%) HTML
10 3 (15.79%) JavaScript
10 3 (15.79%) PHP
10 3 (15.79%) Tomcat
10 3 (15.79%) Windows
10 3 (15.79%) HPUX
10 3 (15.79%) JBoss
10 3 (15.79%) jQuery
10 3 (15.79%) Degree
10 3 (15.79%) SolarWinds
11 2 (10.53%) Amazon AWS
11 2 (10.53%) SQL Server 2012
11 2 (10.53%) JSON

LAMP
Top Related IT Skills in South Wales by Category

For the 6 months to 22 December 2014, IT jobs across the South Wales 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 6 (31.58%) Apache
2 3 (15.79%) Tomcat
2 3 (15.79%) JBoss
3 2 (10.53%) ColdFusion
4 1 (5.26%) Drupal
4 1 (5.26%) Exchange Server 2010
4 1 (5.26%) Exchange Server 2013
4 1 (5.26%) MS Exchange
Cloud Services
1 2 (10.53%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 4 (21.05%) SAN
2 1 (5.26%) Firewall
2 1 (5.26%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (21.05%) MySQL
2 2 (10.53%) SQL Server
2 2 (10.53%) SQL Server 2012
Job Titles
1 5 (26.32%) Systems Engineer
2 4 (21.05%) Senior Systems Engineer
3 3 (15.79%) Developer
3 3 (15.79%) Administrator
3 3 (15.79%) Infrastructure Engineer
3 3 (15.79%) Linux Administrator
3 3 (15.79%) Linux Engineer
3 3 (15.79%) Senior Linux Engineer
4 2 (10.53%) Analyst
4 2 (10.53%) Systems Administrator
4 2 (10.53%) Linux Systems Administrator
4 2 (10.53%) Front-End Developer
5 1 (5.26%) 3rd Line Server Engineer
5 1 (5.26%) Systems Support Engineer
5 1 (5.26%) Systems Support
5 1 (5.26%) Technical Support
5 1 (5.26%) Support Engineer
5 1 (5.26%) 3rd Line Support
5 1 (5.26%) Infrastructure Analyst
5 1 (5.26%) Solutions Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (15.79%) HTML
1 3 (15.79%) CSS
1 3 (15.79%) jQuery
2 2 (10.53%) Web Services
2 2 (10.53%) XML
2 2 (10.53%) Ajax
2 2 (10.53%) JSON
3 1 (5.26%) Apache Flex
3 1 (5.26%) HTML5
Operating Systems
1 15 (78.95%) Linux
2 9 (47.37%) UNIX
3 8 (42.11%) Solaris
4 3 (15.79%) Windows
4 3 (15.79%) HPUX
5 2 (10.53%) Windows Server 2003
5 2 (10.53%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (26.32%) Strategic Planning
2 4 (21.05%) ITIL
3 2 (10.53%) Technical Architecture
4 1 (5.26%) Continuous Improvement
4 1 (5.26%) Network Monitoring
4 1 (5.26%) Line Management
4 1 (5.26%) Mentoring
4 1 (5.26%) Project Management
4 1 (5.26%) Service Management
4 1 (5.26%) Change Management
4 1 (5.26%) Systems Analysis
4 1 (5.26%) Competitive Intelligence
Programming Languages
1 4 (21.05%) SQL
2 3 (15.79%) JavaScript
2 3 (15.79%) PHP
Qualifications
1 7 (36.84%) RHCE
2 4 (21.05%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
3 3 (15.79%) Degree
System Software
1 10 (52.63%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (5.26%) Hyper-V
2 1 (5.26%) vSphere
2 1 (5.26%) Active Directory
2 1 (5.26%) Microsoft App-V
Vendors
1 14 (73.68%) VMware
2 10 (52.63%) Red Hat
3 3 (15.79%) SolarWinds
3 3 (15.79%) HP
3 3 (15.79%) Dell
4 1 (5.26%) Avaya
4 1 (5.26%) NetApp
4 1 (5.26%) Oracle
4 1 (5.26%) Cisco
4 1 (5.26%) IBM
4 1 (5.26%) Microsoft
4 1 (5.26%) Verint
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