The first table below looks at the demand 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 28 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category for the South Wales region.

Location
3 months to
28 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
LAMP (Linux, Apache, MySQL, Perl PHP Python)
Rank 67 83 79
Rank change year-on-year
+16 -4
Permanent jobs citing LAMP 25 3 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in South Wales 2.19% 0.27% 0.12%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 6.25% 0.72% 0.31%
Number of salaries quoted 21 3 1
Average salary £33,000 £32,500 £39,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+1.53% -16.66%
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £35,000 £33,000
% change year-on-year
- +6.06%
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
South Wales
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
400 414 327
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in South Wales 35.00% 37.84% 39.49%
Number of salaries quoted 363 371 301
Average salary £35,000 £32,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+7.69% -7.14%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £25,800 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £42,500 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -
LAMP
Wales

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
Salary Histogram in South Wales

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing LAMP across the South Wales region over the 3 months to 28 July 2014.

LAMP Salary Histogram 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 28 July 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 +5 19 £33,000 +1.53% 1
Glamorgan - 3 - -
LAMP
Wales

LAMP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in South Wales

For the 6 months to 28 July 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 24 (77.42%) VMware
2 23 (74.19%) Linux
3 16 (51.61%) Solaris
3 16 (51.61%) UNIX
3 16 (51.61%) Red Hat
4 14 (45.16%) Apache
5 12 (38.71%) RHCE
6 11 (35.48%) ITIL
6 11 (35.48%) VMware Infrastructure
7 10 (32.26%) Tomcat
8 8 (25.81%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
9 7 (22.58%) HTML
9 7 (22.58%) JavaScript
9 7 (22.58%) PHP
9 7 (22.58%) SQL
9 7 (22.58%) MySQL
10 6 (19.35%) SAN
10 6 (19.35%) CSS
10 6 (19.35%) HP
10 6 (19.35%) Dell
10 6 (19.35%) SolarWinds
10 6 (19.35%) jQuery
11 5 (16.13%) Strategic Planning
12 4 (12.90%) AIX
12 4 (12.90%) HPUX
12 4 (12.90%) Oracle
12 4 (12.90%) SUSE
12 4 (12.90%) Cobbler
12 4 (12.90%) HTML5
12 4 (12.90%) Puppet

LAMP
Top Related IT Skills in South Wales by Category

For the 6 months to 28 July 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 14 (45.16%) Apache
2 10 (32.26%) Tomcat
3 4 (12.90%) Drupal
4 3 (9.68%) ColdFusion
Cloud Services
1 3 (9.68%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 6 (19.35%) SAN
2 1 (3.23%) Firewall
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (22.58%) MySQL
General
1 2 (6.45%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 14 (45.16%) Systems Engineer
2 12 (38.71%) Senior Systems Engineer
3 7 (22.58%) Developer
4 5 (16.13%) Infrastructure Engineer
5 4 (12.90%) Administrator
5 4 (12.90%) Linux Engineer
5 4 (12.90%) Senior Linux Engineer
5 4 (12.90%) Drupal Developer
5 4 (12.90%) Linux Administrator
6 3 (9.68%) Linux Systems Administrator
6 3 (9.68%) UNIX Engineer
6 3 (9.68%) Systems Administrator
7 2 (6.45%) Server Engineer
7 2 (6.45%) Support Engineer
7 2 (6.45%) 3rd Line Support
7 2 (6.45%) Systems Support
7 2 (6.45%) Senior Server Engineer
7 2 (6.45%) Senior Support Engineer
7 2 (6.45%) 3rd Line Server Engineer
7 2 (6.45%) Systems Support Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (22.58%) HTML
2 6 (19.35%) CSS
2 6 (19.35%) jQuery
3 4 (12.90%) HTML5
4 3 (9.68%) Web Services
5 2 (6.45%) XML
5 2 (6.45%) Ajax
5 2 (6.45%) JSON
Operating Systems
1 23 (74.19%) Linux
2 16 (51.61%) Solaris
2 16 (51.61%) UNIX
3 4 (12.90%) AIX
3 4 (12.90%) HPUX
3 4 (12.90%) SUSE
3 4 (12.90%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (35.48%) ITIL
2 5 (16.13%) Strategic Planning
3 1 (3.23%) Network Monitoring
3 1 (3.23%) Competitive Intelligence
3 1 (3.23%) Systems Analysis
3 1 (3.23%) MVC
Programming Languages
1 7 (22.58%) JavaScript
1 7 (22.58%) PHP
1 7 (22.58%) SQL
Qualifications
1 12 (38.71%) RHCE
2 8 (25.81%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
3 2 (6.45%) Degree
System Software
1 11 (35.48%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 4 (12.90%) Cobbler
1 4 (12.90%) Puppet
Vendors
1 24 (77.42%) VMware
2 16 (51.61%) Red Hat
3 6 (19.35%) HP
3 6 (19.35%) Dell
3 6 (19.35%) SolarWinds
4 4 (12.90%) Oracle
5 3 (9.68%) JBoss
6 2 (6.45%) NetApp
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