The table below looks at the statistics for LAMP skills in IT jobs advertised for the Watford region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited LAMP over the 3 months to 3 May 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
3 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
LAMP Stack (Linux, Apache, MySQL/MariaDB, PHP/Perl/Python)
Rank - 59 73
Permanent jobs citing LAMP 0 12 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Watford - 2.22% 0.17%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category - 5.41% 0.42%
Number of salaries quoted 0 6 1
Median salary - £45,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +5.88%
UK excluding London median salary £38,000 £37,500 £35,000
% change year-on-year
+1.33% +7.14%
LAMP
Hertfordshire

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 Watford region.

Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
Watford
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
155 222 240
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Watford 29.41% 41.04% 41.24%
Number of salaries quoted 112 169 199
Median salary £55,000 £45,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+22.22% +12.50%
90% offered a salary of more than £34,000 £32,500 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £55,000 £65,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -

LAMP
Jobs Demand Trend in Watford

The demand trend of job ads across the Watford region citing LAMP as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category.

LAMP Jobs Demand Trend in Watford

LAMP
Salary Trend in Watford

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

LAMP Salary Trend in Watford

LAMP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Watford

For the 6 months to 3 May 2016, IT jobs citing LAMP also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the Watford region with a requirement for LAMP.

1 16 (100.00%) Perl
1 16 (100.00%) MySQL
1 16 (100.00%) Oracle
1 16 (100.00%) WebSphere Application Server
1 16 (100.00%) Unix
1 16 (100.00%) Linux
1 16 (100.00%) Apache
1 16 (100.00%) Tomcat
1 16 (100.00%) WebSphere MQ
1 16 (100.00%) WebSphere
1 16 (100.00%) Bash Shell
1 16 (100.00%) Apache ServiceMix
2 15 (93.75%) FTP
2 15 (93.75%) IBM
2 15 (93.75%) Microsoft
2 15 (93.75%) Java
2 15 (93.75%) ITIL
2 15 (93.75%) MS Office
3 14 (87.50%) Problem Management
4 12 (75.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 12 (75.00%) qmail
4 12 (75.00%) Postfix
4 12 (75.00%) Sendmail
4 12 (75.00%) SSH
4 12 (75.00%) Plesk
4 12 (75.00%) PHP
4 12 (75.00%) Red Hat
4 12 (75.00%) DNS
4 12 (75.00%) SSL
4 12 (75.00%) Shell Script

LAMP
Top Related IT Skills in Watford 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 16 (100.00%) Apache
1 16 (100.00%) Apache ServiceMix
1 16 (100.00%) Tomcat
1 16 (100.00%) WebSphere
1 16 (100.00%) WebSphere Application Server
2 3 (18.75%) Jetty
Applications
1 15 (93.75%) MS Office
2 10 (62.50%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 3 (18.75%) Amazon AWS
1 3 (18.75%) Amazon CloudWatch
1 3 (18.75%) Amazon EC2
1 3 (18.75%) Amazon ELB
1 3 (18.75%) Amazon S3
1 3 (18.75%) Amazon SQS
1 3 (18.75%) AWS CloudFormation
1 3 (18.75%) Virtual Private Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 15 (93.75%) FTP
2 12 (75.00%) DNS
2 12 (75.00%) SSH
2 12 (75.00%) SSL
3 3 (18.75%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 16 (100.00%) MySQL
2 8 (50.00%) Oracle Reports
3 4 (25.00%) DB2
4 3 (18.75%) Amazon RDS
Job Titles
1 12 (75.00%) Administrator
1 12 (75.00%) Systems Administrator
2 9 (56.25%) Linux Administrator
2 9 (56.25%) Linux Systems Administrator
2 9 (56.25%) Unix Administrator
2 9 (56.25%) Unix Systems Administrator
3 8 (50.00%) Unix Linux Systems Administrator
4 4 (25.00%) AIX Support
4 4 (25.00%) Analyst
4 4 (25.00%) Applications Support
4 4 (25.00%) Applications Support Analyst
4 4 (25.00%) Linux Scripter
4 4 (25.00%) Linux Support
4 4 (25.00%) SQL Analyst
4 4 (25.00%) SQL Support Analyst
4 4 (25.00%) Support Analyst
4 4 (25.00%) Unix Analyst
4 4 (25.00%) Unix Scripter
4 4 (25.00%) Unix Support
4 4 (25.00%) Unix Support Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 16 (100.00%) WebSphere MQ
2 4 (25.00%) JDBC
3 3 (18.75%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 12 (75.00%) Clustering
Operating Systems
1 16 (100.00%) Linux
1 16 (100.00%) Unix
2 12 (75.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 4 (25.00%) AIX
3 4 (25.00%) Solaris
3 4 (25.00%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 15 (93.75%) ITIL
2 14 (87.50%) Problem Management
3 10 (62.50%) Time Management
Programming Languages
1 16 (100.00%) Bash Shell
1 16 (100.00%) Perl
2 15 (93.75%) Java
3 12 (75.00%) PHP
3 12 (75.00%) Shell Script
4 4 (25.00%) SQL
System Software
1 12 (75.00%) Postfix
1 12 (75.00%) qmail
1 12 (75.00%) Sendmail
2 11 (68.75%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 12 (75.00%) Plesk
Vendors
1 16 (100.00%) Oracle
2 15 (93.75%) IBM
2 15 (93.75%) Microsoft
3 12 (75.00%) Red Hat
4 11 (68.75%) VMware
5 3 (18.75%) Splunk