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 28 September 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
28 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Linux Professional Institute Certification (LPIC)
Rank 877 960 948
Rank change year-on-year
+83 -12
Permanent jobs citing LPIC 33 6 23
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.035% 0.005% 0.020%
As % of the Qualifications category 0.13% 0.020% 0.075%
Number of salaries quoted 11 4 20
Median salary £45,000 £38,250 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+17.64% -23.50%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £33,700 £28,000
10% offered a salary of more than £68,000 £59,250 £70,000
UK excluding London median salary £64,750 £36,500 £29,000
% change year-on-year
+77.39% +25.86%

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
24802 29895 30684
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 26.04% 27.29% 27.19%
Number of salaries quoted 19900 24117 23949
Median salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,500 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £72,500 £65,000 £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
Salary Histogram

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing LPIC over the 3 months to 28 September 2016 within the UK.

LPIC Salary Histogram in the UK

LPIC
Top 16 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 28 September 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
(Click see detailed
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 +75 32 £45,000 +17.64% 3
West Midlands - 12 - -
Birmingham - 12 - -
East Midlands +26 10 - -
London +64 7 £45,000 -33.33%
Nottinghamshire - 6 - -
Nottingham - 6 - -
Derbyshire - 4 - -
Derby - 4 - -
South East +44 2 £76,000 -
Hampshire - 2 £76,000 -
Farnborough - 2 £76,000 -
North West -5 1 £25,500 -21.53% 3
Edinburgh - 1 £61,500 -
Scotland - 1 £61,500 -
Manchester - 1 £25,500 - 3

LPIC
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 28 September 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 42 (95.45%) Linux
2 40 (90.91%) Red Hat
3 36 (81.82%) VMware
4 32 (72.73%) VMware Infrastructure
5 30 (68.18%) Firewall
6 29 (65.91%) Service Delivery
6 29 (65.91%) MS Excel
6 29 (65.91%) DNS
6 29 (65.91%) Security Cleared
6 29 (65.91%) Presales
7 28 (63.64%) Data Centre
7 28 (63.64%) Microsoft
7 28 (63.64%) Continuous Improvement
8 27 (61.36%) NetBackup
8 27 (61.36%) Backup Exec
8 27 (61.36%) CMDB
8 27 (61.36%) SCCM
8 27 (61.36%) SCOM
8 27 (61.36%) Active Directory
8 27 (61.36%) Citrix
8 27 (61.36%) IIS
8 27 (61.36%) SQL
8 27 (61.36%) Publishing
8 27 (61.36%) Firmware
8 27 (61.36%) SSL
8 27 (61.36%) IBM
8 27 (61.36%) Line Management
9 26 (59.09%) BPSS Clearance
9 26 (59.09%) Disclosure Scotland
10 15 (34.09%) Retail

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 27 (61.36%) IIS
2 1 (2.27%) Apache
2 1 (2.27%) Confluence
2 1 (2.27%) nginx
2 1 (2.27%) OpenStack
Applications
1 29 (65.91%) MS Excel
2 2 (4.55%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 13 (29.55%) Sentinel
Cloud Services
1 4 (9.09%) Amazon AWS
1 4 (9.09%) Microsoft Azure
2 2 (4.55%) Office 365
3 1 (2.27%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 30 (68.18%) Firewall
2 29 (65.91%) DNS
3 27 (61.36%) SSL
4 7 (15.91%) LAN
4 7 (15.91%) VPN
4 7 (15.91%) WAN
5 2 (4.55%) Intrusion Detection
5 2 (4.55%) SAN
6 1 (2.27%) BGP
6 1 (2.27%) BIG-IP
6 1 (2.27%) Cisco ASA
6 1 (2.27%) Cisco Nexus
6 1 (2.27%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
6 1 (2.27%) Internet
6 1 (2.27%) Network Security
6 1 (2.27%) OSPF
6 1 (2.27%) PBX
6 1 (2.27%) Spanning Tree
6 1 (2.27%) TACACS
6 1 (2.27%) VLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (4.55%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 1 (2.27%) JIRA
General
1 27 (61.36%) Publishing
2 15 (34.09%) Retail
3 14 (31.82%) Finance
4 2 (4.55%) Legal
Job Titles
1 26 (59.09%) Technical Specialist
2 8 (18.18%) Administrator
3 7 (15.91%) Linux Administrator
4 5 (11.36%) Systems Administrator
5 4 (9.09%) Linux Systems Administrator
6 2 (4.55%) Architect
6 2 (4.55%) Enterprise Architect
6 2 (4.55%) Enterprise Technical Architect
6 2 (4.55%) Linux Engineer
6 2 (4.55%) Linux Systems Engineer
6 2 (4.55%) Senior Technician
6 2 (4.55%) Systems Engineer
6 2 (4.55%) Technical Architect
7 1 (2.27%) 3rd Line Support
7 1 (2.27%) Junior
7 1 (2.27%) Linux Support
7 1 (2.27%) Support Engineer
7 1 (2.27%) Support Specialist
7 1 (2.27%) Systems Support
7 1 (2.27%) Ubuntu Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (20.45%) LAMP
2 2 (4.55%) Web Services
3 1 (2.27%) LEMP Stack
Miscellaneous
1 28 (63.64%) Data Centre
2 27 (61.36%) CMDB
3 6 (13.64%) Public Cloud
4 2 (4.55%) Analytical Skills
4 2 (4.55%) LPAR
4 2 (4.55%) Statistics
5 1 (2.27%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
5 1 (2.27%) Management Information System
5 1 (2.27%) Mathematics
5 1 (2.27%) Replication
5 1 (2.27%) Security Operations Centre
5 1 (2.27%) Wiki
Operating Systems
1 42 (95.45%) Linux
2 10 (22.73%) CentOS
3 9 (20.45%) Ubuntu
4 4 (9.09%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 4 (9.09%) Unix
4 4 (9.09%) Windows
5 2 (4.55%) AIX
6 1 (2.27%) Debian
Processes & Methodologies
1 29 (65.91%) Presales
1 29 (65.91%) Service Delivery
2 28 (63.64%) Continuous Improvement
3 27 (61.36%) Line Management
4 9 (20.45%) Configuration Management
5 8 (18.18%) ITIL
6 7 (15.91%) Load Balancing
7 6 (13.64%) ITIL V3
8 4 (9.09%) Disaster Recovery
9 3 (6.82%) High Availability
10 2 (4.55%) Business Continuity
10 2 (4.55%) Change Control
10 2 (4.55%) Incident Management
10 2 (4.55%) Performance Analysis
10 2 (4.55%) Server Building
10 2 (4.55%) Service Management
10 2 (4.55%) Threat Detection
10 2 (4.55%) Time Management
11 1 (2.27%) Mentoring
11 1 (2.27%) Security Operations
Programming Languages
1 27 (61.36%) SQL
2 8 (18.18%) Shell Script
3 7 (15.91%) Bash Shell
4 3 (6.82%) Python
5 2 (4.55%) Perl
6 1 (2.27%) C
6 1 (2.27%) Go
6 1 (2.27%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 29 (65.91%) Security Cleared
2 26 (59.09%) BPSS Clearance
3 4 (9.09%) Cisco Certification
4 3 (6.82%) MCSE
4 3 (6.82%) Microsoft Certification
5 2 (4.55%) CCDP
5 2 (4.55%) CCIE
5 2 (4.55%) CCNA
5 2 (4.55%) OSCP
6 1 (2.27%) CCMSE
6 1 (2.27%) CCSE
6 1 (2.27%) CCSM
6 1 (2.27%) CompTIA Security+
6 1 (2.27%) Degree
6 1 (2.27%) RHCE
6 1 (2.27%) SC Cleared
6 1 (2.27%) Security+ Certification
6 1 (2.27%) Server+ Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 26 (59.09%) Disclosure Scotland
2 1 (2.27%) COBIT
System Software
1 32 (72.73%) VMware Infrastructure
2 27 (61.36%) Active Directory
2 27 (61.36%) Firmware
3 6 (13.64%) vCloud
3 6 (13.64%) vSphere
4 3 (6.82%) PowerHA
5 1 (2.27%) Ceph
5 1 (2.27%) NFS
5 1 (2.27%) Varnish
5 1 (2.27%) VirtualBox
5 1 (2.27%) VMware ESX
Systems Management
1 27 (61.36%) Backup Exec
1 27 (61.36%) NetBackup
1 27 (61.36%) SCCM
1 27 (61.36%) SCOM
2 8 (18.18%) Puppet
3 6 (13.64%) Nagios
3 6 (13.64%) Opscode Chef
4 3 (6.82%) Tivoli Storage Manager
5 1 (2.27%) Host Intrusion Detection System
5 1 (2.27%) Network Intrusion Detection System
5 1 (2.27%) Pacemaker
5 1 (2.27%) ZABBIX
Vendors
1 40 (90.91%) Red Hat
2 36 (81.82%) VMware
3 28 (63.64%) Microsoft
4 27 (61.36%) Citrix
4 27 (61.36%) IBM
5 6 (13.64%) New Relic
6 2 (4.55%) CheckPoint
6 2 (4.55%) Cisco
7 1 (2.27%) AppDynamics
7 1 (2.27%) Blue Coat
7 1 (2.27%) F5
7 1 (2.27%) hybris
7 1 (2.27%) Intel Security
7 1 (2.27%) Percona
7 1 (2.27%) Sourcefire
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