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 5 December 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
5 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Linux Professional Institute Certification (LPIC)
Rank 840 950 947
Rank change year-on-year
+110 -3
Permanent jobs citing LPIC 37 8 29
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.041% 0.008% 0.025%
As % of the Qualifications category 0.16% 0.028% 0.091%
Number of salaries quoted 10 3 21
Median salary £50,250 £42,500 £70,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+18.23% -39.28%
UK excluding London median salary £50,250 £42,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year
+18.23% -5.55%

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
23430 29057 32036
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 25.80% 27.36% 27.93%
Number of salaries quoted 18517 23011 25688
Median salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000
90% offered a salary of more than £28,000 £27,500 £27,000
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £67,500 £70,000
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 5 December 2016 within the UK.

LPIC Salary Histogram in the UK

LPIC
Top 21 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 5 December 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 +105 36 £50,000 +53.84% 3
East Midlands - 14 - -
West Midlands - 13 - -
Birmingham - 13 - -
Nottingham - 9 - -
Nottinghamshire - 9 - -
Derby - 5 - -
Derbyshire - 5 - -
London - 4 £47,500 -
South East +60 2 £56,000 -
Bedfordshire - 2 £50,250 -
East of England - 2 £50,250 -
Scotland +26 1 £61,500 -
Edinburgh +10 1 £61,500 -
North West -12 1 £25,500 -21.53% 3
Bedford - 1 £50,000 -
Farnborough - 1 £84,000 -
Redhill - 1 £28,000 -
Manchester - 1 £25,500 - 3
Hampshire - 1 £84,000 -
Surrey - 1 £28,000 -

LPIC
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 5 December 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 52 (96.30%) Linux
2 50 (92.59%) Red Hat
3 47 (87.04%) VMware
4 43 (79.63%) VMware Infrastructure
5 40 (74.07%) Security Cleared
5 40 (74.07%) Firewall
5 40 (74.07%) Data Centre
6 39 (72.22%) Firmware
6 39 (72.22%) DNS
6 39 (72.22%) Microsoft
6 39 (72.22%) CMDB
7 38 (70.37%) SCCM
7 38 (70.37%) SCOM
7 38 (70.37%) Publishing
7 38 (70.37%) NetBackup
7 38 (70.37%) Backup Exec
7 38 (70.37%) Continuous Improvement
7 38 (70.37%) Line Management
7 38 (70.37%) SSL
7 38 (70.37%) MS Excel
7 38 (70.37%) SQL
7 38 (70.37%) IIS
7 38 (70.37%) Citrix
7 38 (70.37%) Active Directory
7 38 (70.37%) IBM
7 38 (70.37%) Service Delivery
7 38 (70.37%) BPSS Clearance
7 38 (70.37%) Disclosure Scotland
7 38 (70.37%) Presales
8 12 (22.22%) 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 38 (70.37%) IIS
2 1 (1.85%) Apache
2 1 (1.85%) Confluence
2 1 (1.85%) nginx
2 1 (1.85%) OpenStack
Applications
1 38 (70.37%) MS Excel
2 1 (1.85%) MS Visio
2 1 (1.85%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 10 (18.52%) Sentinel
Cloud Services
1 4 (7.41%) Amazon AWS
1 4 (7.41%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (1.85%) Office 365
2 1 (1.85%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 40 (74.07%) Firewall
2 39 (72.22%) DNS
3 38 (70.37%) SSL
4 5 (9.26%) LAN
4 5 (9.26%) VPN
4 5 (9.26%) WAN
5 2 (3.70%) SAN
6 1 (1.85%) BGP
6 1 (1.85%) Ethernet
6 1 (1.85%) FTP
6 1 (1.85%) HTTP
6 1 (1.85%) HTTPS
6 1 (1.85%) Internet
6 1 (1.85%) ISDN
6 1 (1.85%) OSPF
6 1 (1.85%) PBX
6 1 (1.85%) SMTP
6 1 (1.85%) TACACS
6 1 (1.85%) TCP/IP
6 1 (1.85%) VoIP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (1.85%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 1 (1.85%) JIRA
General
1 38 (70.37%) Publishing
2 12 (22.22%) Retail
3 11 (20.37%) Finance
4 2 (3.70%) Legal
Job Titles
1 38 (70.37%) Technical Specialist
2 8 (14.81%) Administrator
3 7 (12.96%) Linux Administrator
4 6 (11.11%) Systems Administrator
5 5 (9.26%) Linux Systems Administrator
6 2 (3.70%) Architect
6 2 (3.70%) Enterprise Architect
6 2 (3.70%) Enterprise Technical Architect
6 2 (3.70%) Linux Engineer
6 2 (3.70%) Linux Systems Engineer
6 2 (3.70%) Systems Engineer
6 2 (3.70%) Technical Architect
7 1 (1.85%) Consultant
7 1 (1.85%) Data Centre Engineer
7 1 (1.85%) Junior
7 1 (1.85%) Linux Consultant
7 1 (1.85%) Network Specialist
7 1 (1.85%) Support Engineer
7 1 (1.85%) Systems Support
7 1 (1.85%) Unix Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (16.67%) LAMP
2 2 (3.70%) Web Services
3 1 (1.85%) LEMP Stack
Miscellaneous
1 40 (74.07%) Data Centre
2 39 (72.22%) CMDB
3 5 (9.26%) Public Cloud
4 2 (3.70%) LPAR
5 1 (1.85%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
5 1 (1.85%) Mathematics
5 1 (1.85%) Statistics
5 1 (1.85%) Wiki
Operating Systems
1 52 (96.30%) Linux
2 10 (18.52%) CentOS
3 9 (16.67%) Ubuntu
4 4 (7.41%) Windows
5 3 (5.56%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 3 (5.56%) Unix
6 2 (3.70%) AIX
7 1 (1.85%) Debian
Processes & Methodologies
1 38 (70.37%) Continuous Improvement
1 38 (70.37%) Line Management
1 38 (70.37%) Presales
1 38 (70.37%) Service Delivery
2 9 (16.67%) Configuration Management
2 9 (16.67%) ITIL
3 6 (11.11%) Load Balancing
4 5 (9.26%) ITIL V3
5 3 (5.56%) Disaster Recovery
5 3 (5.56%) High Availability
6 2 (3.70%) DevOps
6 2 (3.70%) Mentoring
6 2 (3.70%) Performance Analysis
7 1 (1.85%) Coaching
7 1 (1.85%) DDoS Mitigation
7 1 (1.85%) Load Testing
7 1 (1.85%) Open Source
7 1 (1.85%) Patch Management
7 1 (1.85%) Performance Tuning
7 1 (1.85%) Threat Detection
Programming Languages
1 38 (70.37%) SQL
2 7 (12.96%) Shell Script
3 6 (11.11%) Bash Shell
4 2 (3.70%) Python
5 1 (1.85%) C
5 1 (1.85%) Go
5 1 (1.85%) Perl
Qualifications
1 40 (74.07%) Security Cleared
2 38 (70.37%) BPSS Clearance
3 4 (7.41%) Cisco Certification
4 3 (5.56%) MCSE
4 3 (5.56%) Microsoft Certification
5 2 (3.70%) CCDP
5 2 (3.70%) CCIE
5 2 (3.70%) CCNA
5 2 (3.70%) OSCP
5 2 (3.70%) RHCE
6 1 (1.85%) BICSI Certification
6 1 (1.85%) CCMSE
6 1 (1.85%) CCSE
6 1 (1.85%) CCSM
6 1 (1.85%) Degree
6 1 (1.85%) JNCIA
6 1 (1.85%) JNCIS
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 38 (70.37%) Disclosure Scotland
2 2 (3.70%) PCI DSS
3 1 (1.85%) COBIT
System Software
1 43 (79.63%) VMware Infrastructure
2 39 (72.22%) Firmware
3 38 (70.37%) Active Directory
4 5 (9.26%) vCloud
4 5 (9.26%) vSphere
5 2 (3.70%) PowerHA
6 1 (1.85%) Ceph
6 1 (1.85%) Varnish
6 1 (1.85%) VirtualBox
6 1 (1.85%) VMware ESX
Systems Management
1 38 (70.37%) Backup Exec
1 38 (70.37%) NetBackup
1 38 (70.37%) SCCM
1 38 (70.37%) SCOM
2 8 (14.81%) Puppet
3 6 (11.11%) Nagios
3 6 (11.11%) Opscode Chef
4 1 (1.85%) Pacemaker
4 1 (1.85%) Tivoli Storage Manager
4 1 (1.85%) ZABBIX
Vendors
1 50 (92.59%) Red Hat
2 47 (87.04%) VMware
3 39 (72.22%) Microsoft
4 38 (70.37%) Citrix
4 38 (70.37%) IBM
5 5 (9.26%) New Relic
6 2 (3.70%) CheckPoint
6 2 (3.70%) Cisco
7 1 (1.85%) AppDynamics
7 1 (1.85%) Blue Coat
7 1 (1.85%) Dell
7 1 (1.85%) F5
7 1 (1.85%) HP
7 1 (1.85%) hybris
7 1 (1.85%) Juniper
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