The table below looks at the statistics for LAMP skills in IT jobs advertised for the West Sussex region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited LAMP over the 3 months to 27 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
27 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
LAMP (Linux, Apache, MySQL, Perl PHP Python)
Rank 92 91 90
Rank change year-on-year
-1 -1
Permanent jobs citing LAMP 13 6 15
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in West Sussex 1.08% 0.52% 1.04%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 2.67% 1.55% 2.85%
Number of salaries quoted 12 6 15
Average salary £57,500 £43,000 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+33.72% +32.30%
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £36,500 £35,000
% change year-on-year
-4.10% +4.28%
LAMP
South East

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 West Sussex region.

Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
West Sussex
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
486 386 526
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in West Sussex 40.30% 33.71% 36.50%
Number of salaries quoted 460 356 462
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
90% offered a salary of more than £30,500 £25,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £52,500 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -

LAMP
Jobs Demand Trend in West Sussex

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

LAMP Jobs Demand Trend in West Sussex

LAMP
Salary Trend in West Sussex

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

LAMP Salary Trend in West Sussex

LAMP
Salary Histogram in West Sussex

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing LAMP across the West Sussex region over the 3 months to 27 August 2014.

LAMP Salary Histogram in West Sussex

LAMP
Job Locations in West Sussex

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing LAMP within the West Sussex region over the 3 months to 27 August 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
Gatwick +2 4 £58,750 +21.13%
Horsham - 4 £65,000 -
Chichester - 3 £27,500 -
Crawley +8 1 - -
LAMP
South East

LAMP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in West Sussex

For the 6 months to 27 August 2014, IT jobs across the West Sussex 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 34 (66.67%) CSS
2 30 (58.82%) ITIL
2 30 (58.82%) MySQL
3 29 (56.86%) PHP
4 28 (54.90%) IIS
5 25 (49.02%) Service Management
6 24 (47.06%) Finance
7 19 (37.25%) XML
8 18 (35.29%) JavaScript
9 17 (33.33%) HTML
9 17 (33.33%) DNS
9 17 (33.33%) SSL
9 17 (33.33%) WAMP
10 16 (31.37%) Apache
10 16 (31.37%) Tomcat
10 16 (31.37%) E-business
10 16 (31.37%) Problem Management
11 15 (29.41%) Web Development
11 15 (29.41%) ITSM
11 15 (29.41%) Advertising
11 15 (29.41%) OO
11 15 (29.41%) Windows
11 15 (29.41%) HTML5
12 12 (23.53%) MVC
12 12 (23.53%) Retail
13 11 (21.57%) Internet
13 11 (21.57%) CRM
13 11 (21.57%) SQL Server
13 11 (21.57%) SaaS
13 11 (21.57%) CSS3

LAMP
Top Related IT Skills in West Sussex by Category

For the 6 months to 27 August 2014, IT jobs across the West Sussex 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 28 (54.90%) IIS
2 16 (31.37%) Apache
2 16 (31.37%) Tomcat
3 10 (19.61%) SharePoint
3 10 (19.61%) SharePoint 2010
4 9 (17.65%) SharePoint 2013
5 3 (5.88%) Drupal
6 1 (1.96%) WordPress
6 1 (1.96%) CMS
Applications
1 1 (1.96%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 11 (21.57%) SaaS
2 2 (3.92%) Rackspace Cloud
3 1 (1.96%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 17 (33.33%) DNS
1 17 (33.33%) SSL
2 11 (21.57%) Internet
3 1 (1.96%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 30 (58.82%) MySQL
2 11 (21.57%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 3 (5.88%) Git (software)
2 1 (1.96%) Jenkins
General
1 24 (47.06%) Finance
2 15 (29.41%) Advertising
3 12 (23.53%) Retail
4 8 (15.69%) Manufacturing
4 8 (15.69%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 18 (35.29%) Developer
2 16 (31.37%) PHP Developer
2 16 (31.37%) Technical Manager
3 11 (21.57%) Support Engineer
3 11 (21.57%) Applications Support
3 11 (21.57%) Applications Support Engineer
4 9 (17.65%) Service Manager
4 9 (17.65%) Technical Services Manager
5 4 (7.84%) Web Developer
5 4 (7.84%) Infrastructure Manager
5 4 (7.84%) IT Infrastructure Manager
6 2 (3.92%) DevOps Engineer
6 2 (3.92%) PHP Web Developer
7 1 (1.96%) Senior PHP Developer
7 1 (1.96%) Web Manager
7 1 (1.96%) PHP Drupal Developer
7 1 (1.96%) Senior Developer
7 1 (1.96%) PHP LAMP Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 34 (66.67%) CSS
2 19 (37.25%) XML
3 17 (33.33%) HTML
3 17 (33.33%) WAMP
4 15 (29.41%) HTML5
5 11 (21.57%) CSS3
6 5 (9.80%) jQuery
7 4 (7.84%) Twitter Bootstrap
8 1 (1.96%) REST
8 1 (1.96%) Smarty
8 1 (1.96%) XHTML
8 1 (1.96%) JSON
8 1 (1.96%) Symfony
8 1 (1.96%) Servlets
8 1 (1.96%) SOAP
8 1 (1.96%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 8 (15.69%) Enterprise Software
Operating Systems
1 15 (29.41%) Windows
2 3 (5.88%) Linux
3 1 (1.96%) Windows Server 2008
3 1 (1.96%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 30 (58.82%) ITIL
2 25 (49.02%) Service Management
3 16 (31.37%) E-business
3 16 (31.37%) Problem Management
4 15 (29.41%) ITSM
4 15 (29.41%) OO
4 15 (29.41%) Web Development
5 12 (23.53%) MVC
6 11 (21.57%) CRM
7 10 (19.61%) ERP
8 8 (15.69%) Change Management
9 5 (9.80%) E-Commerce
10 3 (5.88%) OO PHP
11 2 (3.92%) DevOps
12 1 (1.96%) Continuous Integration
12 1 (1.96%) Stakeholder Management
12 1 (1.96%) Agile Software Development
12 1 (1.96%) OOP
12 1 (1.96%) Configuration Management
Programming Languages
1 29 (56.86%) PHP
2 18 (35.29%) JavaScript
3 10 (19.61%) Perl
4 9 (17.65%) SQL
5 3 (5.88%) PHP5
5 3 (5.88%) PHP4
6 2 (3.92%) Java
7 1 (1.96%) Bash Shell
7 1 (1.96%) Python
7 1 (1.96%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 10 (19.61%) Microsoft Certification
2 9 (17.65%) MCITP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 9 (17.65%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 5 (9.80%) Active Directory
2 4 (7.84%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 2 (3.92%) Puppet
2 1 (1.96%) Vagrant
2 1 (1.96%) Opscode Chef
2 1 (1.96%) Ansible
2 1 (1.96%) Capistrano
Vendors
1 10 (19.61%) Microsoft
2 4 (7.84%) Citrix
2 4 (7.84%) Avaya
2 4 (7.84%) VMware
3 2 (3.92%) Rackspace