The table below looks at the statistics for LAMP skills in IT jobs advertised for the Wales region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited LAMP over the 3 months to 19 December 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
19 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
LAMP (Linux, Apache, MySQL, Perl PHP Python)
Rank 98 92 81
Rank change year-on-year
-6 -11
Permanent jobs citing LAMP 6 19 7
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Wales 0.47% 1.42% 0.66%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 1.36% 3.05% 1.43%
Number of salaries quoted 5 18 7
Average salary £38,500 £29,500 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+30.50% -9.23%
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £35,000 £35,000
LAMP
UK

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 Wales region.

Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
Wales
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
441 623 489
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Wales 34.35% 46.70% 45.83%
Number of salaries quoted 404 590 453
Average salary £35,000 £34,000 £32,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+2.94% +6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,500 £25,500
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £42,500 £47,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -

LAMP
Jobs Demand Trend in Wales

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

LAMP Jobs Demand Trend in Wales

LAMP
Salary Trend in Wales

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

LAMP Salary Trend in Wales

LAMP
Job Locations in Wales

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing LAMP within the Wales region over the 3 months to 19 December 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
South Wales -3 6 £38,500 +30.50% 1
LAMP
UK

LAMP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Wales

For the 6 months to 19 December 2014, IT jobs across the Wales 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 18 (75.00%) Linux
2 15 (62.50%) VMware
3 10 (41.67%) Red Hat
3 10 (41.67%) VMware Infrastructure
4 9 (37.50%) UNIX
5 8 (33.33%) Solaris
5 8 (33.33%) RHCE
6 7 (29.17%) HTML
6 7 (29.17%) JavaScript
6 7 (29.17%) PHP
6 7 (29.17%) jQuery
6 7 (29.17%) Apache
7 5 (20.83%) SQL
7 5 (20.83%) CSS
7 5 (20.83%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
7 5 (20.83%) Degree
7 5 (20.83%) Strategic Planning
7 5 (20.83%) ITIL
8 4 (16.67%) MySQL
8 4 (16.67%) Ajax
8 4 (16.67%) SAN
8 4 (16.67%) Tomcat
9 3 (12.50%) Drupal
9 3 (12.50%) HTML5
9 3 (12.50%) JBoss
9 3 (12.50%) Windows
9 3 (12.50%) HPUX
9 3 (12.50%) SolarWinds
9 3 (12.50%) HP
9 3 (12.50%) Dell

LAMP
Top Related IT Skills in Wales by Category

For the 6 months to 19 December 2014, IT jobs across the Wales 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 7 (29.17%) Apache
2 4 (16.67%) Tomcat
3 3 (12.50%) JBoss
3 3 (12.50%) Drupal
4 2 (8.33%) ColdFusion
5 1 (4.17%) MS Exchange
5 1 (4.17%) Exchange Server 2010
5 1 (4.17%) Exchange Server 2013
Cloud Services
1 2 (8.33%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 4 (16.67%) SAN
2 2 (8.33%) Internet
3 1 (4.17%) Firewall
3 1 (4.17%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (16.67%) MySQL
2 2 (8.33%) SQL Server
2 2 (8.33%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 2 (8.33%) JIRA
1 2 (8.33%) Atlassian Bamboo
1 2 (8.33%) Git (software)
Job Titles
1 6 (25.00%) Developer
1 6 (25.00%) Systems Engineer
2 5 (20.83%) Senior Systems Engineer
3 3 (12.50%) Administrator
3 3 (12.50%) Infrastructure Engineer
3 3 (12.50%) Linux Administrator
3 3 (12.50%) Linux Engineer
3 3 (12.50%) Senior Linux Engineer
3 3 (12.50%) Drupal Developer
4 2 (8.33%) Front-End Developer
4 2 (8.33%) Linux Systems Administrator
4 2 (8.33%) Analyst
4 2 (8.33%) Systems Administrator
5 1 (4.17%) Systems Support
5 1 (4.17%) Technical Support
5 1 (4.17%) Support Engineer
5 1 (4.17%) 3rd Line Support
5 1 (4.17%) Infrastructure Analyst
5 1 (4.17%) Solutions Analyst
5 1 (4.17%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (29.17%) HTML
1 7 (29.17%) jQuery
2 5 (20.83%) CSS
3 4 (16.67%) Ajax
4 3 (12.50%) HTML5
5 2 (8.33%) JSON
5 2 (8.33%) RESTful
5 2 (8.33%) Web Services
5 2 (8.33%) XML
6 1 (4.17%) Apache Flex
Miscellaneous
1 2 (8.33%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 18 (75.00%) Linux
2 9 (37.50%) UNIX
3 8 (33.33%) Solaris
4 3 (12.50%) Windows
4 3 (12.50%) HPUX
5 2 (8.33%) Windows Server 2003
5 2 (8.33%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (20.83%) ITIL
1 5 (20.83%) Strategic Planning
2 2 (8.33%) Technical Architecture
2 2 (8.33%) OO
2 2 (8.33%) Software Engineering
2 2 (8.33%) OO PHP
2 2 (8.33%) Line Management
2 2 (8.33%) Mentoring
3 1 (4.17%) Systems Analysis
3 1 (4.17%) Competitive Intelligence
3 1 (4.17%) Project Management
3 1 (4.17%) Service Management
3 1 (4.17%) Change Management
3 1 (4.17%) Continuous Improvement
3 1 (4.17%) Network Monitoring
Programming Languages
1 7 (29.17%) JavaScript
1 7 (29.17%) PHP
2 5 (20.83%) SQL
3 2 (8.33%) Python
3 2 (8.33%) C
3 2 (8.33%) Java
Qualifications
1 8 (33.33%) RHCE
2 5 (20.83%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
2 5 (20.83%) Degree
System Software
1 10 (41.67%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (4.17%) Hyper-V
2 1 (4.17%) vSphere
2 1 (4.17%) Active Directory
2 1 (4.17%) Microsoft App-V
Vendors
1 15 (62.50%) VMware
2 10 (41.67%) Red Hat
3 3 (12.50%) SolarWinds
3 3 (12.50%) HP
3 3 (12.50%) Dell
4 2 (8.33%) Atlassian
5 1 (4.17%) Verint
5 1 (4.17%) Avaya
5 1 (4.17%) NetApp
5 1 (4.17%) Oracle
5 1 (4.17%) Cisco
5 1 (4.17%) IBM
5 1 (4.17%) Microsoft
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