The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Berkshire with a requirement for LAMP skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited LAMP over the 3 months to 30 March 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

LAMP Stack (Linux, Apache, MySQL/MariaDB, PHP/Perl/Python)
South East / Berkshire
3 months to
30 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 156 165 151
Rank change year-on-year +9 -14  
Permanent jobs citing LAMP 24 56 79
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Berkshire 0.71% 1.12% 1.44%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 1.86% 3.81% 4.89%
Number of salaries quoted 22 54 75
Median salary £42,500 £47,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -10.52% +5.55%  
90% offered a salary of more than £31,000 £32,500 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £67,500 £65,000
UK excluding London median salary £37,500 £38,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year -1.31% +1.33%  

LAMP is in the industry standards, technical specifications and software library and framework skills category. The next table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies advertised in Berkshire with a requirement for industry standards, technical specifications and software library and framework skills.

Software Library & Framework Skills
Berkshire
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for industry standards, technical specifications and software library and framework skills 1293 1471 1615
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Berkshire 38.35% 29.31% 29.52%
Number of salaries quoted 1062 1287 1377
Median salary £47,500 £50,000 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -5.00% -  
90% offered a salary of more than £31,000 £35,000 £31,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £70,000 £65,000
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year -5.88% +6.25%  

LAMP
Job Vacancy Trend in Berkshire

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Berkshire citing LAMP as a proportion of all permanent or contract IT jobs with a match in the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category.

Job vacancy trend for LAMP in Berkshire

LAMP
Salary Trend in Berkshire

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

Salary trend for LAMP in Berkshire

LAMP
Salary Histogram in Berkshire

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing LAMP in Berkshire over the 3 months to 30 March 2017.

Salary histogram for LAMP in Berkshire

LAMP
Job Locations in Berkshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing LAMP within the Berkshire region over the 3 months to 30 March 2017. 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 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
Reading +19 14 £32,250 -35.50% 4
Slough +20 3 £45,000 -35.71% 2
Maidenhead -1 1 £52,500 +61.53%
Wokingham - 1 £37,500 -
LAMP
South East

For the 6 months to 30 March 2017, 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 Berkshire region with a requirement for LAMP.

1 58 (86.57%) Linux
2 51 (76.12%) MySQL
3 48 (71.64%) Apache
4 44 (65.67%) PHP
5 34 (50.75%) Python
6 26 (38.81%) Bash Shell
7 24 (35.82%) Puppet
8 22 (32.84%) Git (software)
9 20 (29.85%) Perl
10 19 (28.36%) Java
10 19 (28.36%) Oracle
11 17 (25.37%) Tomcat
12 16 (23.88%) CSS
12 16 (23.88%) HTML
12 16 (23.88%) Red Hat
12 16 (23.88%) Amazon AWS
13 15 (22.39%) TCP/IP
13 15 (22.39%) Agile Software Development
14 14 (20.90%) Drupal
14 14 (20.90%) Open Source
14 14 (20.90%) SaaS
15 13 (19.40%) Zend
15 13 (19.40%) Continuous Integration
15 13 (19.40%) Web Development
15 13 (19.40%) Middleware
16 12 (17.91%) OOP
16 12 (17.91%) Web Services
16 12 (17.91%) Data Protection
16 12 (17.91%) CentOS
16 12 (17.91%) DevOps

LAMP
Co-occurring IT Skills in Berkshire 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 48 (71.64%) Apache
2 17 (25.37%) Tomcat
3 14 (20.90%) Drupal
4 11 (16.42%) JBoss
4 11 (16.42%) nginx
5 9 (13.43%) WebSphere
6 7 (10.45%) CMS
7 6 (8.96%) WebLogic
8 4 (5.97%) WordPress
9 3 (4.48%) BizTalk Server
9 3 (4.48%) Confluence
9 3 (4.48%) Eucalyptus
9 3 (4.48%) IIS
9 3 (4.48%) MQSeries
9 3 (4.48%) Oracle HTTP Server
10 2 (2.99%) Elasticsearch
10 2 (2.99%) Umbraco
11 1 (1.49%) Apache Solr
Applications
1 2 (2.99%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 2 (2.99%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 16 (23.88%) Amazon AWS
2 14 (20.90%) SaaS
3 7 (10.45%) Amazon EC2
4 5 (7.46%) GitHub
4 5 (7.46%) Oracle CX
5 2 (2.99%) Microsoft Azure
6 1 (1.49%) Amazon CloudWatch
6 1 (1.49%) Amazon ELB
6 1 (1.49%) Amazon S3
6 1 (1.49%) AWS CloudFormation
6 1 (1.49%) Google Cloud Platform
6 1 (1.49%) Route 53
6 1 (1.49%) Virtual Private Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 15 (22.39%) TCP/IP
2 8 (11.94%) Firewall
3 6 (8.96%) LDAP
4 3 (4.48%) DNS
4 3 (4.48%) HTTP
4 3 (4.48%) NAS
4 3 (4.48%) SAN
4 3 (4.48%) SSL
5 1 (1.49%) Internet
5 1 (1.49%) VoIP
5 1 (1.49%) Wireshark
Database & Business Intelligence
1 51 (76.12%) MySQL
2 8 (11.94%) PostgreSQL
2 8 (11.94%) SQL Server
3 7 (10.45%) Hadoop
4 3 (4.48%) RDBMS
4 3 (4.48%) Relational Database
5 2 (2.99%) MariaDB
5 2 (2.99%) MongoDB
6 1 (1.49%) Big Data
6 1 (1.49%) DB2
6 1 (1.49%) NoSQL
Development Applications
1 22 (32.84%) Git (software)
2 11 (16.42%) Jenkins
3 8 (11.94%) Subversion
4 6 (8.96%) JIRA
5 3 (4.48%) PHPUnit
6 2 (2.99%) FishEye
6 2 (2.99%) Sonatype Nexus
7 1 (1.49%) Ant
7 1 (1.49%) Maven
General
1 8 (11.94%) Finance
2 5 (7.46%) Advertising
3 3 (4.48%) Publishing
4 2 (2.99%) Banking
4 2 (2.99%) Telecoms
5 1 (1.49%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 27 (40.30%) Developer
2 13 (19.40%) Administrator
2 13 (19.40%) Linux Administrator
2 13 (19.40%) Linux Engineer
2 13 (19.40%) Linux Systems Administrator
2 13 (19.40%) Support Engineer
2 13 (19.40%) Systems Administrator
3 11 (16.42%) LAMP Developer
3 11 (16.42%) Lead Developer
3 11 (16.42%) PHP Developer
3 11 (16.42%) Senior Developer
4 10 (14.93%) Senior LAMP Developer
5 9 (13.43%) Cloud Engineer
5 9 (13.43%) Linux Support
5 9 (13.43%) Linux Support Engineer
6 7 (10.45%) Senior Linux Administrator
6 7 (10.45%) Senior Linux Systems Administrator
6 7 (10.45%) Senior Systems Administrator
6 7 (10.45%) Web Developer
7 6 (8.96%) Applications Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 16 (23.88%) CSS
1 16 (23.88%) HTML
2 13 (19.40%) Middleware
3 12 (17.91%) Web Services
4 11 (16.42%) LEMP Stack
5 8 (11.94%) jQuery
6 6 (8.96%) Ajax
6 6 (8.96%) Laravel
7 5 (7.46%) Symfony
8 4 (5.97%) AngularJS
8 4 (5.97%) LAPP Stack
8 4 (5.97%) REST
9 3 (4.48%) RabbitMQ
9 3 (4.48%) Sensu
9 3 (4.48%) WebSphere MQ
10 2 (2.99%) Node.js
11 1 (1.49%) CSS3
11 1 (1.49%) Elastic Stack
11 1 (1.49%) HTML5
11 1 (1.49%) JSP
Miscellaneous
1 6 (8.96%) Analytical Skills
2 5 (7.46%) Computer Science
3 3 (4.48%) Enterprise Cloud
3 3 (4.48%) Enterprise Software
3 3 (4.48%) Fintech
3 3 (4.48%) Private Cloud
4 1 (1.49%) Blog
4 1 (1.49%) Linux Command Line
4 1 (1.49%) Public Cloud
4 1 (1.49%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 58 (86.57%) Linux
2 12 (17.91%) CentOS
3 10 (14.93%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 10 (14.93%) Windows
4 6 (8.96%) Debian
5 5 (7.46%) Oracle Linux
6 4 (5.97%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 15 (22.39%) Agile Software Development
2 14 (20.90%) Open Source
3 13 (19.40%) Continuous Integration
3 13 (19.40%) Web Development
4 12 (17.91%) Data Protection
4 12 (17.91%) DevOps
4 12 (17.91%) OOP
5 9 (13.43%) High Availability
5 9 (13.43%) SDLC
6 6 (8.96%) Mentoring
6 6 (8.96%) SOA
6 6 (8.96%) Web Application Development
7 5 (7.46%) MVC
7 5 (7.46%) Service Delivery
7 5 (7.46%) Trend Analysis
8 4 (5.97%) BDD
8 4 (5.97%) Enterprise Architecture
8 4 (5.97%) Load Balancing
8 4 (5.97%) Scrum
8 4 (5.97%) TDD
Programming Languages
1 44 (65.67%) PHP
2 34 (50.75%) Python
3 26 (38.81%) Bash Shell
4 20 (29.85%) Perl
5 19 (28.36%) Java
6 11 (16.42%) Shell Script
7 10 (14.93%) JavaScript
7 10 (14.93%) SQL
8 5 (7.46%) Ruby
9 3 (4.48%) C
9 3 (4.48%) PL/SQL
9 3 (4.48%) PowerShell
9 3 (4.48%) Tcl
10 2 (2.99%) Groovy
Qualifications
1 6 (8.96%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (10.45%) QA
System Software
1 6 (8.96%) KVM
2 4 (5.97%) Varnish
3 3 (4.48%) GlusterFS
3 3 (4.48%) Oracle RAC
4 1 (1.49%) Hyper-V
4 1 (1.49%) VMware ESXi
4 1 (1.49%) Xen
Systems Management
1 24 (35.82%) Puppet
2 8 (11.94%) Opscode Chef
3 5 (7.46%) Graphite
4 4 (5.97%) Ansible
4 4 (5.97%) Nagios
5 3 (4.48%) Cacti
5 3 (4.48%) Ganglia
5 3 (4.48%) HAProxy
5 3 (4.48%) OpenAM
5 3 (4.48%) OpenView
5 3 (4.48%) OpenView Configuration Management
6 2 (2.99%) cPanel
7 1 (1.49%) Graylog
7 1 (1.49%) Kibana
7 1 (1.49%) logstash
7 1 (1.49%) Terraform
7 1 (1.49%) ZABBIX
Vendors
1 19 (28.36%) Oracle
2 16 (23.88%) Red Hat
3 13 (19.40%) Zend
4 8 (11.94%) Sun
5 3 (4.48%) BMC
5 3 (4.48%) Splunk
6 1 (1.49%) Atlassian
6 1 (1.49%) BroadSoft
6 1 (1.49%) Google
6 1 (1.49%) VMware
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