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 22 January 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
22 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Linux Professional Institute Certification (LPIC)
UK
Rank 834 935 933
Rank change year-on-year
+101 -2
Permanent jobs citing LPIC 19 12 16
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.023% 0.012% 0.015%
As % of the Qualifications category 0.091% 0.043% 0.055%
Number of salaries quoted 6 6 6
Median salary £45,000 £38,750 £70,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+16.12% -44.64%
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £38,750 £28,000
% change year-on-year
+16.12% +38.39%

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
20933 28198 29273
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 25.22% 28.09% 27.94%
Number of salaries quoted 16553 22544 23400
Median salary £45,000 £47,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-5.26% +5.55%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,864 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £73,000 £67,500 £70,250
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £42,500

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
Salary Histogram

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing LPIC over the 3 months to 22 January 2017 within the UK.

LPIC Salary Histogram in the UK

LPIC
Top 14 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 22 January 2017. 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 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 +101 19 £45,000 +33.33% 2
West Midlands - 9 - -
Birmingham - 9 - -
Nottingham - 4 - -
Nottinghamshire - 4 - -
East Midlands - 4 - -
East of England +18 3 £50,500 +68.33%
Bedfordshire - 3 £50,500 -
South West - 2 £40,000 -
Bedford - 2 £52,500 -
Bristol - 2 £40,000 -
South East +59 1 £28,000 -30.00%
Surrey +44 1 £28,000 -30.00%
Redhill - 1 £28,000 -

LPIC
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 22 January 2017, 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 55 (96.49%) Linux
2 51 (89.47%) Red Hat
3 47 (82.46%) VMware
4 44 (77.19%) VMware Infrastructure
5 43 (75.44%) Firewall
6 42 (73.68%) DNS
6 42 (73.68%) Continuous Improvement
6 42 (73.68%) Security Cleared
7 41 (71.93%) CMDB
7 41 (71.93%) Microsoft
7 41 (71.93%) Firmware
7 41 (71.93%) Data Centre
8 40 (70.18%) BPSS Clearance
8 40 (70.18%) Disclosure Scotland
8 40 (70.18%) Line Management
8 40 (70.18%) Presales
8 40 (70.18%) Service Delivery
8 40 (70.18%) NetBackup
8 40 (70.18%) Backup Exec
8 40 (70.18%) Publishing
8 40 (70.18%) IBM
8 40 (70.18%) SSL
8 40 (70.18%) MS Excel
8 40 (70.18%) Active Directory
8 40 (70.18%) Citrix
8 40 (70.18%) SQL
8 40 (70.18%) IIS
8 40 (70.18%) SCCM
8 40 (70.18%) SCOM
9 10 (17.54%) ITIL

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 40 (70.18%) IIS
2 1 (1.75%) Apache
2 1 (1.75%) nginx
2 1 (1.75%) OpenStack
Applications
1 40 (70.18%) MS Excel
2 1 (1.75%) MS Visio
2 1 (1.75%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 6 (10.53%) Sentinel
Cloud Services
1 4 (7.02%) Amazon AWS
1 4 (7.02%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 43 (75.44%) Firewall
2 42 (73.68%) DNS
3 40 (70.18%) SSL
4 6 (10.53%) LAN
4 6 (10.53%) VPN
4 6 (10.53%) WAN
5 3 (5.26%) Intrusion Detection
5 3 (5.26%) Network Security
5 3 (5.26%) SAN
6 2 (3.51%) DHCP
7 1 (1.75%) BGP
7 1 (1.75%) BIG-IP
7 1 (1.75%) Cisco ASA
7 1 (1.75%) Cisco Nexus
7 1 (1.75%) Ethernet
7 1 (1.75%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
7 1 (1.75%) Internet
7 1 (1.75%) OSPF
7 1 (1.75%) TACACS
7 1 (1.75%) VLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (1.75%) MySQL
General
1 40 (70.18%) Publishing
2 7 (12.28%) Finance
2 7 (12.28%) Retail
3 2 (3.51%) Legal
Job Titles
1 40 (70.18%) Technical Specialist
2 8 (14.04%) Administrator
3 6 (10.53%) Linux Administrator
3 6 (10.53%) Systems Administrator
4 4 (7.02%) Linux Systems Administrator
5 2 (3.51%) Architect
5 2 (3.51%) Enterprise Architect
5 2 (3.51%) Enterprise Technical Architect
5 2 (3.51%) Security Engineer
5 2 (3.51%) Technical Architect
6 1 (1.75%) AIX Administrator
6 1 (1.75%) Consultant
6 1 (1.75%) Data Centre Engineer
6 1 (1.75%) Junior
6 1 (1.75%) Linux Consultant
6 1 (1.75%) Network Engineer
6 1 (1.75%) Network Security Engineer
6 1 (1.75%) Network Specialist
6 1 (1.75%) Systems Engineer
6 1 (1.75%) Unix Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (14.04%) LAMP
2 2 (3.51%) Web Services
3 1 (1.75%) LEMP Stack
Miscellaneous
1 41 (71.93%) CMDB
1 41 (71.93%) Data Centre
2 4 (7.02%) Public Cloud
3 3 (5.26%) LPAR
4 2 (3.51%) Cyberthreat
4 2 (3.51%) Security Operations Centre
5 1 (1.75%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
5 1 (1.75%) HACMP
5 1 (1.75%) Statistics
Operating Systems
1 55 (96.49%) Linux
2 8 (14.04%) CentOS
3 7 (12.28%) Ubuntu
4 5 (8.77%) Windows
5 4 (7.02%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 4 (7.02%) Unix
6 3 (5.26%) AIX
7 1 (1.75%) Debian
Processes & Methodologies
1 42 (73.68%) Continuous Improvement
2 40 (70.18%) Line Management
2 40 (70.18%) Presales
2 40 (70.18%) Service Delivery
3 10 (17.54%) ITIL
4 7 (12.28%) Configuration Management
5 5 (8.77%) Load Balancing
6 4 (7.02%) Disaster Recovery
6 4 (7.02%) High Availability
6 4 (7.02%) ITIL V3
7 3 (5.26%) Performance Analysis
7 3 (5.26%) Service Management
8 2 (3.51%) Change Control
8 2 (3.51%) DevOps
8 2 (3.51%) ISMS
8 2 (3.51%) Kalman Filter
8 2 (3.51%) Process Improvement
8 2 (3.51%) Protective Monitoring
8 2 (3.51%) Security Operations
8 2 (3.51%) SIEM
Programming Languages
1 40 (70.18%) SQL
2 7 (12.28%) Shell Script
3 4 (7.02%) Bash Shell
4 3 (5.26%) Perl
4 3 (5.26%) Python
5 2 (3.51%) PowerShell
6 1 (1.75%) Go
Qualifications
1 42 (73.68%) Security Cleared
2 40 (70.18%) BPSS Clearance
3 6 (10.53%) Cisco Certification
4 5 (8.77%) MCSE
4 5 (8.77%) Microsoft Certification
5 4 (7.02%) CCNA
6 2 (3.51%) CCDP
6 2 (3.51%) CCIE
6 2 (3.51%) CompTIA Security+
6 2 (3.51%) OSCP
6 2 (3.51%) RHCE
6 2 (3.51%) Security+ Certification
6 2 (3.51%) Server+ Certification
7 1 (1.75%) BICSI Certification
7 1 (1.75%) CCMSE
7 1 (1.75%) CCSE
7 1 (1.75%) CCSM
7 1 (1.75%) JNCIA
7 1 (1.75%) JNCIS
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 40 (70.18%) Disclosure Scotland
2 3 (5.26%) PCI DSS
3 2 (3.51%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 1 (1.75%) COBIT
System Software
1 44 (77.19%) VMware Infrastructure
2 41 (71.93%) Firmware
3 40 (70.18%) Active Directory
4 4 (7.02%) vCloud
4 4 (7.02%) vSphere
5 3 (5.26%) PowerHA
6 2 (3.51%) Snort
7 1 (1.75%) Ceph
7 1 (1.75%) Varnish
Systems Management
1 40 (70.18%) Backup Exec
1 40 (70.18%) NetBackup
1 40 (70.18%) SCCM
1 40 (70.18%) SCOM
2 6 (10.53%) Puppet
3 4 (7.02%) Nagios
3 4 (7.02%) Opscode Chef
4 2 (3.51%) Computer Incident Response Team
4 2 (3.51%) Host Intrusion Detection System
4 2 (3.51%) Network Intrusion Detection System
5 1 (1.75%) Pacemaker
5 1 (1.75%) Tivoli Storage Manager
5 1 (1.75%) ZABBIX
Vendors
1 51 (89.47%) Red Hat
2 47 (82.46%) VMware
3 41 (71.93%) Microsoft
4 40 (70.18%) Citrix
4 40 (70.18%) IBM
5 4 (7.02%) New Relic
6 2 (3.51%) Cisco
7 1 (1.75%) Blue Coat
7 1 (1.75%) CheckPoint
7 1 (1.75%) Dell
7 1 (1.75%) F5
7 1 (1.75%) HP
7 1 (1.75%) Juniper
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