The table below looks at the statistics for LAMP skills in IT jobs advertised for the Suffolk region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited LAMP over the 3 months to 31 October 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
31 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
LAMP (Linux, Apache, MySQL, Perl PHP Python)
Rank 40 65 59
Rank change year-on-year
+25 -6
Permanent jobs citing LAMP 23 6 15
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Suffolk 5.08% 1.06% 2.44%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 9.13% 2.20% 4.48%
Number of salaries quoted 23 4 13
Average salary £35,000 £33,250 £25,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.26% +33.00%
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £35,000 £35,000
LAMP
East of 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 Suffolk region.

Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
Suffolk
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
252 273 335
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Suffolk 55.63% 48.40% 54.47%
Number of salaries quoted 209 260 295
Average salary £37,500 £40,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-6.25% +14.28%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £25,500 £27,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £45,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -

LAMP
Jobs Demand Trend in Suffolk

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

LAMP Jobs Demand Trend in Suffolk

LAMP
Salary Trend in Suffolk

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

LAMP Salary Trend in Suffolk

LAMP
Job Locations in Suffolk

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing LAMP within the Suffolk region over the 3 months to 31 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
Bury St Edmunds - 13 £35,000 - 1
Woodbridge - 3 £35,000 -
Ipswich -2 1 £35,000 +84.21% 2
LAMP
East of England

LAMP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Suffolk

For the 6 months to 31 October 2014, IT jobs across the Suffolk 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 36 (87.80%) MySQL
2 35 (85.37%) PHP
3 29 (70.73%) HTML
4 26 (63.41%) Linux
5 24 (58.54%) JavaScript
6 22 (53.66%) HTML5
7 16 (39.02%) Software Engineering
8 15 (36.59%) Telecoms
8 15 (36.59%) Asterisk PBX
9 11 (26.83%) OpenSIPS
9 11 (26.83%) FreeSWITCH
9 11 (26.83%) WordPress
9 11 (26.83%) Agile Software Development
9 11 (26.83%) SMS
9 11 (26.83%) CSS
10 10 (24.39%) PHP5
11 9 (21.95%) Apache
11 9 (21.95%) Open Source
12 8 (19.51%) jQuery
13 7 (17.07%) ASP.NET
13 7 (17.07%) .NET
13 7 (17.07%) Magento
14 6 (14.63%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
14 6 (14.63%) Cisco
14 6 (14.63%) Red Hat
15 5 (12.20%) VoIP
15 5 (12.20%) Finance
15 5 (12.20%) ZABBIX
15 5 (12.20%) SolarWinds
16 4 (9.76%) Amazon EC2

LAMP
Top Related IT Skills in Suffolk by Category

For the 6 months to 31 October 2014, IT jobs across the Suffolk 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 11 (26.83%) WordPress
2 9 (21.95%) Apache
3 4 (9.76%) CMS
3 4 (9.76%) Joomla!
4 3 (7.32%) Drupal
5 2 (4.88%) MS Exchange
5 2 (4.88%) Exchange Server 2010
5 2 (4.88%) Exchange Server 2013
6 1 (2.44%) SilverStripe
Business Applications
1 7 (17.07%) Magento
2 3 (7.32%) osCommerce
Cloud Services
1 4 (9.76%) Amazon EC2
1 4 (9.76%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 15 (36.59%) Asterisk PBX
2 11 (26.83%) SMS
3 5 (12.20%) VoIP
4 4 (9.76%) HTTP
5 3 (7.32%) Cisco IOS
6 2 (4.88%) DNS
6 2 (4.88%) WAN
6 2 (4.88%) SMTP
7 1 (2.44%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 36 (87.80%) MySQL
2 4 (9.76%) MongoDB
2 4 (9.76%) NoSQL
2 4 (9.76%) Big Data
Development Applications
1 1 (2.44%) Git (software)
General
1 15 (36.59%) Telecoms
2 5 (12.20%) Finance
3 2 (4.88%) Multimedia
3 2 (4.88%) Financial Institution
Job Titles
1 19 (46.34%) Developer
2 16 (39.02%) PHP Developer
2 16 (39.02%) Software Engineer
3 5 (12.20%) Infrastructure Engineer
4 4 (9.76%) Senior Developer
4 4 (9.76%) Senior PHP Developer
5 2 (4.88%) Linux Engineer
5 2 (4.88%) JavaScript Developer
6 1 (2.44%) Junior PHP Developer
6 1 (2.44%) PHP LAMP Developer
6 1 (2.44%) Linux Systems Administrator
6 1 (2.44%) Linux Administrator
6 1 (2.44%) PHP Web Developer
6 1 (2.44%) Administrator
6 1 (2.44%) Junior Developer
6 1 (2.44%) Web Developer
6 1 (2.44%) Systems Administrator
6 1 (2.44%) Software Developer
6 1 (2.44%) Junior
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 29 (70.73%) HTML
2 22 (53.66%) HTML5
3 11 (26.83%) FreeSWITCH
3 11 (26.83%) CSS
4 8 (19.51%) jQuery
5 7 (17.07%) .NET
5 7 (17.07%) ASP.NET
6 4 (9.76%) Symfony
6 4 (9.76%) CakePHP
7 3 (7.32%) Silverlight
7 3 (7.32%) CSS3
7 3 (7.32%) FFmpeg
7 3 (7.32%) Laravel
8 1 (2.44%) Ajax
Miscellaneous
1 9 (21.95%) Open Source
2 2 (4.88%) MPEG
Operating Systems
1 26 (63.41%) Linux
2 6 (14.63%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 3 (7.32%) Windows
4 2 (4.88%) Windows Server 2012
4 2 (4.88%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 16 (39.02%) Software Engineering
2 11 (26.83%) Agile Software Development
3 4 (9.76%) TDD
4 3 (7.32%) OO
4 3 (7.32%) E-Commerce
4 3 (7.32%) MVC
4 3 (7.32%) Web Development
4 3 (7.32%) OO PHP
4 3 (7.32%) Mentoring
5 2 (4.88%) Multithreading
6 1 (2.44%) Kalman Filter
Programming Languages
1 35 (85.37%) PHP
2 24 (58.54%) JavaScript
3 10 (24.39%) PHP5
4 2 (4.88%) PowerShell
4 2 (4.88%) Bash Shell
4 2 (4.88%) SQL
4 2 (4.88%) Perl
5 1 (2.44%) C++
5 1 (2.44%) Java
Qualifications
1 1 (2.44%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (4.88%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 11 (26.83%) OpenSIPS
2 4 (9.76%) Xen
3 2 (4.88%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 5 (12.20%) ZABBIX
2 1 (2.44%) Puppet
2 1 (2.44%) Opscode Chef
2 1 (2.44%) Nagios
Vendors
1 6 (14.63%) Cisco
1 6 (14.63%) Red Hat
2 5 (12.20%) SolarWinds
3 4 (9.76%) Zend
3 4 (9.76%) New Relic
4 2 (4.88%) VMware
4 2 (4.88%) Percona
5 1 (2.44%) Sage
5 1 (2.44%) BT
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