Period
to 18 November 2017

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 6 months to 18 November 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
6 months to
18 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 206 134 141
Rank change year-on-year -72 +7 +35
Permanent jobs citing LAMP 49 181 232
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Berkshire 0.78% 2.08% 2.10%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 2.18% 6.56% 6.74%
Number of salaries quoted 40 179 228
Berkshire median annual salary £46,500 £50,000 £44,750
Median salary % change year-on-year -7.00% +11.73% +7.83%
10th Percentile £37,125 £32,500 £27,500
90th Percentile £95,000 £67,500 £59,125
South East median annual salary £41,750 £42,500 £41,000
% change year-on-year -1.76% +3.66% +2.50%

LAMP is in the Software Libraries and Frameworks category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies advertised in Berkshire with a requirement for technical specification, industry standards, software libraries and framework skills.

All Software Libraries and Frameworks
Berkshire
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for technical specification, industry standards, software libraries and framework skills 2247 2761 3441
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Berkshire 35.88% 31.71% 31.11%
Number of salaries quoted 1917 2368 2919
Berkshire median annual salary £47,500 £47,500 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - -5.00% +17.65%
10th Percentile £30,000 £31,250 £31,250
90th Percentile £71,250 £68,000 £68,750
South East median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £43,603
% change year-on-year - +3.21% +9.01%

LAMP
Job Vacancy Trend in Berkshire

Job postings citing LAMP as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Berkshire.

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 6 months to 18 November 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 6 months to 18 November 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Past 6 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Slough +27 26 £40,000 -5.88%
Reading -65 7 £45,000 -18.18% 2
Maidenhead -9 5 £50,000 +25.00%
Ascot - 3 £47,500 -
Bracknell - 3 £45,500 -
Wokingham - 2 £47,500 -
LAMP
South East

For the 6 months to 18 November 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 42 (85.71%) PHP
2 41 (83.67%) Linux
3 38 (77.55%) Apache
3 38 (77.55%) MySQL
4 33 (67.35%) Python
5 31 (63.27%) HTML
5 31 (63.27%) CSS
6 30 (61.22%) JavaScript
7 23 (46.94%) Puppet
8 18 (36.73%) HTML5
8 18 (36.73%) DevOps
9 17 (34.69%) Bash Shell
10 16 (32.65%) Amazon AWS
11 15 (30.61%) Java
11 15 (30.61%) Opscode Chef
11 15 (30.61%) Jenkins
12 14 (28.57%) Oracle
12 14 (28.57%) Ant
12 14 (28.57%) Firewall
12 14 (28.57%) FTP
12 14 (28.57%) Git (software)
12 14 (28.57%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
12 14 (28.57%) Maven
13 13 (26.53%) Ruby
13 13 (26.53%) Amazon EC2
13 13 (26.53%) Amazon S3
13 13 (26.53%) Continuous Integration
13 13 (26.53%) PowerShell
13 13 (26.53%) SNMP
13 13 (26.53%) VPN

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 38 (77.55%) Apache
2 13 (26.53%) CMS
3 7 (14.29%) nginx
4 2 (4.08%) Confluence
4 2 (4.08%) IIS
4 2 (4.08%) Tomcat
5 1 (2.04%) Apache Solr
5 1 (2.04%) Drupal
5 1 (2.04%) WebLogic
5 1 (2.04%) WordPress
Cloud Services
1 16 (32.65%) Amazon AWS
2 13 (26.53%) Amazon EC2
2 13 (26.53%) Amazon ELB
2 13 (26.53%) Amazon S3
2 13 (26.53%) Route 53
3 9 (18.37%) SaaS
4 2 (4.08%) Google Cloud Platform
4 2 (4.08%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 14 (28.57%) Firewall
1 14 (28.57%) FTP
2 13 (26.53%) SNMP
2 13 (26.53%) SSL
2 13 (26.53%) VPN
3 4 (8.16%) IMAP
4 1 (2.04%) DNS
4 1 (2.04%) HTTP
4 1 (2.04%) HTTPS
4 1 (2.04%) Internet
4 1 (2.04%) SMTP
4 1 (2.04%) SSH
4 1 (2.04%) VoIP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 38 (77.55%) MySQL
2 13 (26.53%) Amazon RDS
2 13 (26.53%) DB2
3 12 (24.49%) SQL Server
4 9 (18.37%) Relational Database
5 3 (6.12%) NoSQL
6 2 (4.08%) PostgreSQL
7 1 (2.04%) GIS
7 1 (2.04%) MariaDB
Development Applications
1 15 (30.61%) Jenkins
2 14 (28.57%) Ant
2 14 (28.57%) Git (software)
2 14 (28.57%) Maven
3 13 (26.53%) Sonatype Nexus
3 13 (26.53%) Toad
4 12 (24.49%) JIRA
5 9 (18.37%) PHPUnit
6 1 (2.04%) FishEye
6 1 (2.04%) Grunt
6 1 (2.04%) gulp
6 1 (2.04%) IntelliJ
6 1 (2.04%) Mercurial
6 1 (2.04%) SonarQube
6 1 (2.04%) Subversion
General
1 9 (18.37%) Finance
2 8 (16.33%) Pharmaceutical
3 6 (12.24%) Retail
4 4 (8.16%) Games
5 3 (6.12%) Electronics
6 2 (4.08%) Back Office
Job Titles
1 23 (46.94%) Developer
2 18 (36.73%) PHP Developer
3 16 (32.65%) DevOps Engineer
4 7 (14.29%) Administrator
4 7 (14.29%) Linux Administrator
4 7 (14.29%) Linux Systems Administrator
4 7 (14.29%) Systems Administrator
5 4 (8.16%) Linux Engineer
5 4 (8.16%) Linux/Unix DevOps
6 3 (6.12%) Lead Developer
6 3 (6.12%) Lead PHP Developer
6 3 (6.12%) Linux DevOps Engineer
7 2 (4.08%) E-Commerce Developer
7 2 (4.08%) Java Developer
7 2 (4.08%) JavaScript Developer
7 2 (4.08%) LAMP Developer
7 2 (4.08%) PHP LAMP Developer
7 2 (4.08%) Senior Linux Administrator
7 2 (4.08%) Senior Linux Systems Administrator
7 2 (4.08%) Senior Systems Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 31 (63.27%) CSS
1 31 (63.27%) HTML
2 18 (36.73%) HTML5
3 13 (26.53%) CSS3
3 13 (26.53%) Laravel
4 12 (24.49%) jQuery
4 12 (24.49%) Symfony
5 10 (20.41%) Web Services
6 9 (18.37%) Silex
7 7 (14.29%) LEMP Stack
8 3 (6.12%) REST
8 3 (6.12%) Sass
9 2 (4.08%) AngularJS
9 2 (4.08%) JSON
9 2 (4.08%) LAPP Stack
9 2 (4.08%) Node.js
9 2 (4.08%) React Native
9 2 (4.08%) SOAP
9 2 (4.08%) Spring
9 2 (4.08%) Twitter Bootstrap
Miscellaneous
1 3 (6.12%) Mobile App
2 2 (4.08%) Computer Science
2 2 (4.08%) Replication
3 1 (2.04%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (2.04%) Linux Command Line
Operating Systems
1 41 (83.67%) Linux
2 14 (28.57%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 5 (10.20%) Windows
4 3 (6.12%) Debian
5 2 (4.08%) CentOS
5 2 (4.08%) Unix
5 2 (4.08%) Windows Server
6 1 (2.04%) Mac OS X
6 1 (2.04%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 18 (36.73%) DevOps
2 13 (26.53%) Continuous Integration
3 12 (24.49%) OO
4 11 (22.45%) Agile Software Development
5 10 (20.41%) OOP
6 9 (18.37%) High Availability
6 9 (18.37%) OOD
6 9 (18.37%) Project Management
7 8 (16.33%) Continuous Deployment
8 7 (14.29%) Migration
9 6 (12.24%) MVC
9 6 (12.24%) Open Source
10 5 (10.20%) Configuration Management
10 5 (10.20%) Data Management
10 5 (10.20%) Data Migration
10 5 (10.20%) Infrastructure Management
11 4 (8.16%) E-Commerce
11 4 (8.16%) Mentoring
12 3 (6.12%) OO PHP
13 2 (4.08%) Server Building
Programming Languages
1 42 (85.71%) PHP
2 33 (67.35%) Python
3 30 (61.22%) JavaScript
4 17 (34.69%) Bash Shell
5 15 (30.61%) Java
6 13 (26.53%) PowerShell
6 13 (26.53%) Ruby
7 12 (24.49%) SQL
8 9 (18.37%) Perl
9 2 (4.08%) C#
10 1 (2.04%) ES6
Qualifications
1 2 (4.08%) Computer Science Degree
1 2 (4.08%) Degree
System Software
1 9 (18.37%) Docker
2 4 (8.16%) Postfix
2 4 (8.16%) SpamAssassin
3 1 (2.04%) Hyper-V
3 1 (2.04%) KVM
3 1 (2.04%) VMware ESXi
3 1 (2.04%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (2.04%) vSphere
3 1 (2.04%) Xen
Systems Management
1 23 (46.94%) Puppet
2 15 (30.61%) Opscode Chef
3 8 (16.33%) Ansible
4 6 (12.24%) HAProxy
5 1 (2.04%) cPanel
5 1 (2.04%) Galera Cluster
5 1 (2.04%) Nagios
5 1 (2.04%) Plesk
Vendors
1 14 (28.57%) Oracle
2 2 (4.08%) Atlassian
2 2 (4.08%) VMware
2 2 (4.08%) Zend
3 1 (2.04%) Cisco
3 1 (2.04%) Draytek
3 1 (2.04%) Google