Period
to 21 November 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in London with a requirement for LPIC qualifications. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered over the 6 months to 21 November 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Linux Professional Institute Certification (LPIC)
England > London
6 months to
21 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 827 848 908
Rank change year-on-year +21 +60 -4
Permanent jobs citing LPIC 5 9 3
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in London 0.007% 0.012% 0.003%
As % of the Qualifications category 0.029% 0.049% 0.013%
Number of salaries quoted 5 8 3
London median annual salary £38,500 £45,000 £67,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -14.44% -33.33% +12.50%
10th Percentile £36,850 £31,250 £63,750
90th Percentile £42,650 £64,125 £71,250
England median annual salary £38,250 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year -15.00% +5.88% -27.97%

LPIC is in the Academic Qualifications and Professional Certifications category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies advertised in London with a requirement for academic qualifications or professional certifications.

All Academic and Professional Certifications
London
Permanent vacancies requiring academic qualifications or professional certifications 16979 18197 22698
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in London 22.47% 24.05% 25.64%
Number of salaries quoted 12673 15140 18511
London median annual salary £55,000 £55,000 £53,325
Median salary % change year-on-year - +3.14% +6.65%
10th Percentile £30,250 £31,250 £29,750
90th Percentile £87,500 £87,500 £82,500
England median annual salary £47,500 £45,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year +5.56% - -

LPIC
Job Vacancy Trend in London

Job postings citing LPIC as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in London.

Job vacancy trend for LPIC in London

LPIC
Salary Trend in London

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

Salary trend for LPIC in London

LPIC
Job Locations in London

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing LPIC within the London region over the 6 months to 21 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
Central London +10 5 £38,500 -14.44%
LPIC
England

For the 6 months to 21 November 2017, IT jobs citing LPIC 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 London region with a requirement for LPIC.

1 5 (100.00%) Java
1 5 (100.00%) Windows
1 5 (100.00%) Linux
1 5 (100.00%) Python
1 5 (100.00%) HTTP
1 5 (100.00%) TCP/IP
1 5 (100.00%) VPN
1 5 (100.00%) HTTPS
1 5 (100.00%) Cisco
1 5 (100.00%) CISSP
1 5 (100.00%) RHCE
1 5 (100.00%) Juniper
1 5 (100.00%) Red Hat
1 5 (100.00%) CheckPoint
1 5 (100.00%) Ruby
1 5 (100.00%) Ubuntu
1 5 (100.00%) PKI
1 5 (100.00%) Korn
1 5 (100.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 5 (100.00%) Fortinet
1 5 (100.00%) WatchGuard
1 5 (100.00%) SonicWALL
1 5 (100.00%) Network Security
1 5 (100.00%) PCI DSS
1 5 (100.00%) SC Cleared
1 5 (100.00%) Security Cleared
1 5 (100.00%) Cisco ASA
1 5 (100.00%) CentOS
1 5 (100.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
1 5 (100.00%) C-shell

LPIC
Co-occurring IT Skills in London 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:

Communications & Networking
1 5 (100.00%) Cisco ASA
1 5 (100.00%) Cisco Wireless
1 5 (100.00%) Firewall
1 5 (100.00%) HTTP
1 5 (100.00%) HTTPS
1 5 (100.00%) IPsec
1 5 (100.00%) Network Security
1 5 (100.00%) TCP/IP
1 5 (100.00%) VPN
1 5 (100.00%) Wireless
Job Titles
1 3 (60.00%) Linux Engineer
1 3 (60.00%) Security Engineer
2 2 (40.00%) Analyst
3 1 (20.00%) Firewall Analyst
3 1 (20.00%) Firewall Engineer
3 1 (20.00%) Linux Support
3 1 (20.00%) Operations Engineer
3 1 (20.00%) Security Analyst
3 1 (20.00%) Support Analyst
Miscellaneous
1 5 (100.00%) Linux Command Line
1 5 (100.00%) PKI
Operating Systems
1 5 (100.00%) CentOS
1 5 (100.00%) Debian
1 5 (100.00%) Kali Linux
1 5 (100.00%) Linux
1 5 (100.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
1 5 (100.00%) Ubuntu
1 5 (100.00%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (100.00%) Cryptography
1 5 (100.00%) Multi-Factor Authentication
1 5 (100.00%) Security Operations
1 5 (100.00%) SIEM
1 5 (100.00%) Two-Factor Authentication
1 5 (100.00%) Vulnerability Management
Programming Languages
1 5 (100.00%) Bash Shell
1 5 (100.00%) C-shell
1 5 (100.00%) Java
1 5 (100.00%) Korn
1 5 (100.00%) Python
1 5 (100.00%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 5 (100.00%) CEH
1 5 (100.00%) CISSP
1 5 (100.00%) CREST Certified
1 5 (100.00%) GIAC
1 5 (100.00%) Linux+ Certification
1 5 (100.00%) RHCA
1 5 (100.00%) RHCE
1 5 (100.00%) RHCSA
1 5 (100.00%) SANS
1 5 (100.00%) SC Cleared
1 5 (100.00%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (100.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 5 (100.00%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 5 (100.00%) pfSense
Systems Management
1 5 (100.00%) FortiGate
Vendors
1 5 (100.00%) Aruba
1 5 (100.00%) CheckPoint
1 5 (100.00%) Cisco
1 5 (100.00%) Extreme Networks
1 5 (100.00%) F5
1 5 (100.00%) Fortinet
1 5 (100.00%) Juniper
1 5 (100.00%) Palo Alto
1 5 (100.00%) Red Hat
1 5 (100.00%) SonicWALL
1 5 (100.00%) WatchGuard