The table below looks at the statistics for LPIC in IT jobs advertised across the UK. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited LPIC over the 3 months to 24 July 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
24 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Linux Professional Institute Certification (LPIC)
Rank 920 955 975
Rank change year-on-year
+35 +20
Permanent jobs citing LPIC 11 10 12
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.011% 0.009% 0.010%
As % of the Qualifications category 0.042% 0.033% 0.038%
Number of salaries quoted 3 8 11
Median salary £45,000 £39,450 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+14.06% -21.10%
90% offered a salary of more than £43,000 £28,500 £40,000
10% offered a salary of more than £47,800 £67,500 £59,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,500 £30,000 -
% change year-on-year
+51.66% -

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

Qualifications Category
UK
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Qualifications category
26137 30200 31376
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 26.66% 27.39% 27.22%
Number of salaries quoted 21145 24003 24559
Median salary £47,500 £45,000 £44,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+5.55% +1.12%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £72,500 £67,500 £70,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £41,000
% change year-on-year
- +3.65%

LPIC
Jobs Demand Trend

The demand trend of job ads citing LPIC as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in the Qualifications category.

LPIC Jobs Demand Trend in the UK

LPIC
Salary Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing LPIC within the UK.

LPIC Salary Trend in the UK

LPIC
Top 6 Job Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing LPIC within the UK over the 3 months to 24 July 2016. 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
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statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
England +50 11 £45,000 +14.06% 1
Birmingham - 8 £42,500 -
West Midlands - 8 £42,500 -
London +39 2 £45,000 -33.33%
East of England +30 1 £48,500 +61.66%
Bedfordshire +18 1 £48,500 +61.66%

LPIC
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 24 July 2016, IT jobs citing LPIC also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads with a requirement for LPIC.

1 27 (100.00%) Linux
2 23 (85.19%) Red Hat
3 20 (74.07%) Firewall
4 18 (66.67%) DNS
5 12 (44.44%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 11 (40.74%) VMware
6 11 (40.74%) Microsoft
6 11 (40.74%) ITIL
6 11 (40.74%) Windows
6 11 (40.74%) Data Centre
7 10 (37.04%) Continuous Improvement
7 10 (37.04%) Presales
7 10 (37.04%) MS Excel
7 10 (37.04%) Firmware
7 10 (37.04%) Citrix
7 10 (37.04%) SAN
7 10 (37.04%) Service Delivery
7 10 (37.04%) VMware Infrastructure
8 9 (33.33%) SSL
8 9 (33.33%) SQL
9 8 (29.63%) IIS
9 8 (29.63%) Sun
9 8 (29.63%) IBM
9 8 (29.63%) Active Directory
9 8 (29.63%) Security Cleared
9 8 (29.63%) CMDB
9 8 (29.63%) SCCM
9 8 (29.63%) SCOM
9 8 (29.63%) NetBackup
9 8 (29.63%) Backup Exec

LPIC
Top Related IT Skills by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 8 (29.63%) IIS
2 1 (3.70%) Apache
2 1 (3.70%) Confluence
2 1 (3.70%) JBoss
Applications
1 10 (37.04%) MS Excel
2 2 (7.41%) MS Office
2 2 (7.41%) MS Visio
2 2 (7.41%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 7 (25.93%) Sentinel
Cloud Services
1 2 (7.41%) Office 365
2 1 (3.70%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (3.70%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (3.70%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 20 (74.07%) Firewall
2 18 (66.67%) DNS
3 10 (37.04%) SAN
4 9 (33.33%) SSL
5 7 (25.93%) NAS
5 7 (25.93%) SNMP
6 4 (14.81%) LAN
6 4 (14.81%) VPN
6 4 (14.81%) WAN
7 2 (7.41%) Internet
7 2 (7.41%) Intrusion Detection
8 1 (3.70%) FTP
8 1 (3.70%) HTTP
8 1 (3.70%) HTTPS
8 1 (3.70%) ISDN
8 1 (3.70%) PBX
8 1 (3.70%) SMTP
8 1 (3.70%) TCP/IP
8 1 (3.70%) VoIP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (7.41%) MySQL
2 1 (3.70%) PostgreSQL
2 1 (3.70%) SQL Server
2 1 (3.70%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 1 (3.70%) JIRA
General
1 8 (29.63%) Publishing
1 8 (29.63%) Retail
2 7 (25.93%) Finance
2 7 (25.93%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 9 (33.33%) Support Engineer
2 7 (25.93%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 7 (25.93%) Infrastructure Support
2 7 (25.93%) Infrastructure Support Engineer
2 7 (25.93%) Technical Specialist
3 3 (11.11%) Senior Technician
3 3 (11.11%) Technical Engineer
3 3 (11.11%) Technical Infrastructure Engineer
3 3 (11.11%) Technical Support
3 3 (11.11%) Technical Support Engineer
4 2 (7.41%) Administrator
4 2 (7.41%) Data Centre Engineer
4 2 (7.41%) Linux Administrator
4 2 (7.41%) Linux Engineer
4 2 (7.41%) Linux Support
4 2 (7.41%) Linux Support Engineer
4 2 (7.41%) Security Engineer
5 1 (3.70%) 3rd Line Support Specialist
5 1 (3.70%) Linux Systems Engineer
5 1 (3.70%) Ubuntu Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (11.11%) LAMP
2 2 (7.41%) Web Services
3 1 (3.70%) LAPP Stack
Miscellaneous
1 11 (40.74%) Data Centre
2 8 (29.63%) CMDB
3 3 (11.11%) Cybercrime
3 3 (11.11%) LPAR
4 2 (7.41%) Analytical Skills
4 2 (7.41%) Management Information System
4 2 (7.41%) Public Cloud
4 2 (7.41%) Replication
4 2 (7.41%) Security Operations Centre
5 1 (3.70%) Mathematics
5 1 (3.70%) Statistics
5 1 (3.70%) Wiki
Operating Systems
1 27 (100.00%) Linux
2 12 (44.44%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 11 (40.74%) Windows
4 8 (29.63%) Windows Server
5 7 (25.93%) Debian
5 7 (25.93%) Solaris
6 4 (14.81%) CentOS
6 4 (14.81%) Unix
7 3 (11.11%) Ubuntu
8 2 (7.41%) AIX
9 1 (3.70%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (40.74%) ITIL
2 10 (37.04%) Continuous Improvement
2 10 (37.04%) Presales
2 10 (37.04%) Service Delivery
3 8 (29.63%) Line Management
4 7 (25.93%) Capacity Management
4 7 (25.93%) Memory Management
4 7 (25.93%) Network Architecture
4 7 (25.93%) Problem Management
5 4 (14.81%) Configuration Management
6 3 (11.11%) Disaster Recovery
6 3 (11.11%) ITIL V3
6 3 (11.11%) Load Balancing
6 3 (11.11%) Performance Analysis
6 3 (11.11%) Server Building
7 2 (7.41%) Change Control
7 2 (7.41%) High Availability
7 2 (7.41%) Security Operations
7 2 (7.41%) SIEM
7 2 (7.41%) Time Management
Programming Languages
1 9 (33.33%) SQL
2 5 (18.52%) Shell Script
3 4 (14.81%) Bash Shell
4 3 (11.11%) Perl
4 3 (11.11%) Python
5 2 (7.41%) PowerShell
6 1 (3.70%) C
6 1 (3.70%) Java
6 1 (3.70%) Ruby
6 1 (3.70%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 8 (29.63%) Security Cleared
2 7 (25.93%) BPSS Clearance
2 7 (25.93%) RHCSA
3 4 (14.81%) CCNA
3 4 (14.81%) Cisco Certification
3 4 (14.81%) MCSE
3 4 (14.81%) Microsoft Certification
4 3 (11.11%) RHCE
5 2 (7.41%) BICSI Certification
5 2 (7.41%) CompTIA Security+
5 2 (7.41%) JNCIA
5 2 (7.41%) JNCIS
5 2 (7.41%) Security+ Certification
5 2 (7.41%) Server+ Certification
6 1 (3.70%) Degree
6 1 (3.70%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (25.93%) Disclosure Scotland
System Software
1 10 (37.04%) Firmware
1 10 (37.04%) VMware Infrastructure
2 8 (29.63%) Active Directory
3 4 (14.81%) PowerHA
3 4 (14.81%) vSphere
4 2 (7.41%) Hyper-V
4 2 (7.41%) NFS
4 2 (7.41%) vCloud
5 1 (3.70%) iptables
5 1 (3.70%) KVM
5 1 (3.70%) Postfix
5 1 (3.70%) VirtualBox
5 1 (3.70%) VMware ESX
5 1 (3.70%) Xen
Systems Management
1 8 (29.63%) Backup Exec
1 8 (29.63%) NetBackup
1 8 (29.63%) SCCM
1 8 (29.63%) SCOM
2 4 (14.81%) Tivoli Storage Manager
3 3 (11.11%) Opscode Chef
3 3 (11.11%) Puppet
4 2 (7.41%) Host Intrusion Detection System
4 2 (7.41%) Nagios
4 2 (7.41%) Network Intrusion Detection System
5 1 (3.70%) HAProxy
Vendors
1 23 (85.19%) Red Hat
2 11 (40.74%) Microsoft
2 11 (40.74%) VMware
3 10 (37.04%) Citrix
4 8 (29.63%) IBM
4 8 (29.63%) Sun
5 4 (14.81%) Cisco
6 2 (7.41%) Dell
6 2 (7.41%) HP
6 2 (7.41%) Intel Security
6 2 (7.41%) Juniper
6 2 (7.41%) New Relic
6 2 (7.41%) Sourcefire
7 1 (3.70%) AppDynamics
7 1 (3.70%) CheckPoint
7 1 (3.70%) hybris
7 1 (3.70%) Percona
Farnborough, Hampshire
Experis Ltd
Salary: £68000.00 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago