The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in the South East 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 27 March 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
27 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
LAMP Stack (Linux, Apache, MySQL/MariaDB, PHP/Perl/Python)
England / South East
Rank 218 162 176
Rank change year-on-year -56 +14  
Permanent jobs citing LAMP 180 389 361
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the South East 1.21% 2.02% 1.73%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 3.05% 5.30% 4.63%
Number of salaries quoted 157 374 317
Median salary £42,500 £40,000 £42,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +6.25% -4.76%  
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £28,600 £32,200
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £55,000 £61,200
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 the South East with a requirement for industry standards, technical specifications and software library and framework skills.

Software Library & Framework Skills
South East
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for industry standards, technical specifications and software library and framework skills 5903 7339 7792
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in the South East 39.60% 38.07% 37.26%
Number of salaries quoted 5104 6555 6761
Median salary £43,500 £44,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -1.13% +3.52%  
90% offered a salary of more than £31,000 £30,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £60,000 £60,000
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year -5.88% +6.25%  

LAMP
Job Vacancy Trend in the South East

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in the South East 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 the South East

LAMP
Salary Trend in the South East

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

Salary trend for LAMP in the South East

LAMP
Salary Histogram in the South East

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing LAMP in the South East over the 3 months to 27 March 2017.

Salary histogram for LAMP in the South East

LAMP
Job Locations in the South East

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing LAMP within the South East region over the 3 months to 27 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
Hampshire -57 52 £32,500 -4.41% 8
Buckinghamshire +18 32 £42,500 - 3
Berkshire +12 25 £42,500 -5.55% 5
East Sussex -18 17 £42,500 -22.72%
West Sussex +12 15 £45,000 +38.46% 1
Oxfordshire +8 13 £42,500 -14.14% 2
Kent +7 11 £45,000 +20.00% 1
Surrey +6 11 £42,500 -15.00% 5
Middlesex +8 1 £22,500 -35.71%
LAMP
England

LAMP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 27 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 South East region with a requirement for LAMP.

1 335 (81.31%) MySQL
2 326 (79.13%) PHP
3 306 (74.27%) Linux
4 247 (59.95%) Apache
5 222 (53.88%) HTML
6 214 (51.94%) JavaScript
7 209 (50.73%) CSS
8 146 (35.44%) OOP
9 139 (33.74%) Web Development
10 117 (28.40%) OO
11 112 (27.18%) Agile Software Development
12 102 (24.76%) Python
13 98 (23.79%) MVC
14 97 (23.54%) Git (software)
15 90 (21.84%) Zend
16 89 (21.60%) Perl
17 85 (20.63%) Java
18 80 (19.42%) Software Engineering
18 80 (19.42%) jQuery
19 79 (19.17%) HTML5
20 75 (18.20%) Bash Shell
21 69 (16.75%) Tomcat
22 66 (16.02%) Open Source
23 63 (15.29%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
23 63 (15.29%) Web Services
24 62 (15.05%) Red Hat
25 61 (14.81%) Degree
26 59 (14.32%) Symfony
27 56 (13.59%) SQL
28 55 (13.35%) XML

LAMP
Top Related IT Skills in the South East 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
1 247 (59.95%) Apache
2 69 (16.75%) Tomcat
3 49 (11.89%) nginx
4 37 (8.98%) JBoss
5 27 (6.55%) CMS
6 25 (6.07%) Drupal
7 22 (5.34%) WordPress
8 17 (4.13%) WebSphere
9 16 (3.88%) WebLogic
10 11 (2.67%) Elasticsearch
11 9 (2.18%) OpenStack
11 9 (2.18%) Oracle SOA Suite
12 7 (1.70%) Cloud Foundry
13 6 (1.46%) IIS
14 4 (0.97%) BizTalk Server
14 4 (0.97%) Eucalyptus
14 4 (0.97%) Oracle HTTP Server
15 3 (0.73%) Confluence
15 3 (0.73%) Jetty
15 3 (0.73%) Umbraco
Applications
1 5 (1.21%) Photoshop
2 1 (0.24%) Adobe Illustrator
2 1 (0.24%) GIMP
2 1 (0.24%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 17 (4.13%) Magento
2 12 (2.91%) Payment Gateway
3 3 (0.73%) Sentinel
Cloud Services
1 52 (12.62%) Amazon AWS
2 40 (9.71%) SaaS
3 18 (4.37%) GitHub
3 18 (4.37%) PaaS
4 13 (3.16%) Amazon EC2
5 12 (2.91%) Google Analytics
6 9 (2.18%) Cloud Computing
6 9 (2.18%) IaaS
7 7 (1.70%) Amazon S3
8 5 (1.21%) Google Cloud Platform
8 5 (1.21%) Oracle CX
8 5 (1.21%) Virtual Private Cloud
9 3 (0.73%) Datadog
9 3 (0.73%) Microsoft Azure
10 2 (0.49%) Amazon ELB
10 2 (0.49%) AWS CloudFormation
10 2 (0.49%) Firebase
11 1 (0.24%) Adobe Creative Cloud
11 1 (0.24%) Amazon CloudWatch
11 1 (0.24%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
Communications & Networking
1 46 (11.17%) TCP/IP
2 36 (8.74%) DNS
3 33 (8.01%) LDAP
4 27 (6.55%) SSL
5 23 (5.58%) Firewall
6 19 (4.61%) DHCP
6 19 (4.61%) IMAP
6 19 (4.61%) POP3
6 19 (4.61%) SMTP
7 15 (3.64%) Internet
8 10 (2.43%) Unified Communications
9 9 (2.18%) AMQP
10 6 (1.46%) HTTP
11 4 (0.97%) NAS
11 4 (0.97%) SAN
11 4 (0.97%) SSH
11 4 (0.97%) tcpdump
12 3 (0.73%) Intrusion Detection
12 3 (0.73%) RTSP
13 2 (0.49%) VoIP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 335 (81.31%) MySQL
2 35 (8.50%) PostgreSQL
3 31 (7.52%) Relational Database
4 23 (5.58%) MongoDB
5 20 (4.85%) NoSQL
6 18 (4.37%) SQL Server
7 17 (4.13%) MariaDB
8 11 (2.67%) Big Data
9 10 (2.43%) Redis
10 7 (1.70%) Hadoop
11 4 (0.97%) Data Mining
11 4 (0.97%) RDBMS
12 3 (0.73%) phpMyAdmin
13 2 (0.49%) Amazon RDS
13 2 (0.49%) CouchDB
14 1 (0.24%) Amazon DynamoDB
14 1 (0.24%) DB2
14 1 (0.24%) InterSystems Cache
Development Applications
1 97 (23.54%) Git (software)
2 53 (12.86%) Subversion
3 28 (6.80%) Jenkins
4 18 (4.37%) Vagrant
5 8 (1.94%) JIRA
6 7 (1.70%) JMeter
7 4 (0.97%) gulp
8 3 (0.73%) Mercurial
8 3 (0.73%) PHPUnit
8 3 (0.73%) Selenium
9 2 (0.49%) FishEye
9 2 (0.49%) Grunt
9 2 (0.49%) Sonatype Nexus
10 1 (0.24%) Bitbucket
10 1 (0.24%) Bower
10 1 (0.24%) git-flow
10 1 (0.24%) Maven
10 1 (0.24%) Selenium IDE
10 1 (0.24%) TeamCity
10 1 (0.24%) WebDriver
General
1 45 (10.92%) Finance
2 16 (3.88%) Marketing
3 14 (3.40%) Manufacturing
4 12 (2.91%) Advertising
5 10 (2.43%) Retail
6 9 (2.18%) Banking
7 6 (1.46%) Telecoms
8 4 (0.97%) Games
9 3 (0.73%) Italian Language
9 3 (0.73%) Publishing
10 1 (0.24%) Automotive
10 1 (0.24%) Back Office
Job Titles
1 241 (58.50%) Developer
2 163 (39.56%) PHP Developer
3 77 (18.69%) Web Developer
4 59 (14.32%) Linux Engineer
5 56 (13.59%) Administrator
6 51 (12.38%) Systems Administrator
7 50 (12.14%) Linux Administrator
8 49 (11.89%) LAMP Developer
9 47 (11.41%) Linux Systems Administrator
10 39 (9.47%) Senior Developer
11 37 (8.98%) PHP Web Developer
12 35 (8.50%) Software Engineer
13 33 (8.01%) Infrastructure Engineer
13 33 (8.01%) PHP LAMP Developer
14 26 (6.31%) Cloud Engineer
14 26 (6.31%) Senior PHP Developer
15 22 (5.34%) HTML Developer
16 21 (5.10%) Lead Developer
16 21 (5.10%) PHP Software Engineer
17 20 (4.85%) JavaScript Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 222 (53.88%) HTML
2 209 (50.73%) CSS
3 80 (19.42%) jQuery
4 79 (19.17%) HTML5
5 63 (15.29%) Web Services
6 59 (14.32%) Symfony
7 55 (13.35%) XML
8 50 (12.14%) Laravel
9 49 (11.89%) LEMP Stack
10 45 (10.92%) AngularJS
11 40 (9.71%) CSS3
12 37 (8.98%) Twitter Bootstrap
13 31 (7.52%) Ajax
13 31 (7.52%) REST
14 28 (6.80%) JSON
15 23 (5.58%) SOAP
16 22 (5.34%) CodeIgniter
16 22 (5.34%) Node.js
16 22 (5.34%) Yii
17 20 (4.85%) XHTML
Miscellaneous
1 43 (10.44%) Computer Science
2 23 (5.58%) Analytical Skills
3 16 (3.88%) Data Centre
4 14 (3.40%) BBC
5 12 (2.91%) Life Science
6 11 (2.67%) Mobile App
7 10 (2.43%) Replication
8 7 (1.70%) Algorithms
8 7 (1.70%) iPad
9 6 (1.46%) Enterprise Software
10 5 (1.21%) Private Cloud
10 5 (1.21%) User Experience
11 4 (0.97%) Enterprise Cloud
12 3 (0.73%) Fintech
12 3 (0.73%) Streaming Video
12 3 (0.73%) W3C
13 2 (0.49%) Clustering
13 2 (0.49%) Linux Command Line
13 2 (0.49%) Public Cloud
14 1 (0.24%) Digital Media
Operating Systems
1 306 (74.27%) Linux
2 63 (15.29%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 45 (10.92%) Windows
4 43 (10.44%) CentOS
5 37 (8.98%) Unix
6 36 (8.74%) Ubuntu
7 21 (5.10%) Debian
8 8 (1.94%) Mac OS
9 5 (1.21%) Oracle Linux
9 5 (1.21%) SUSE
10 4 (0.97%) Windows Server 2012
11 2 (0.49%) Windows Server
12 1 (0.24%) Fedora
12 1 (0.24%) Solaris
12 1 (0.24%) VMS
12 1 (0.24%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 146 (35.44%) OOP
2 139 (33.74%) Web Development
3 117 (28.40%) OO
4 112 (27.18%) Agile Software Development
5 98 (23.79%) MVC
6 80 (19.42%) Software Engineering
7 66 (16.02%) Open Source
8 55 (13.35%) E-Commerce
9 43 (10.44%) DevOps
9 43 (10.44%) OO PHP
10 34 (8.25%) Mathematics
11 27 (6.55%) B2B
12 26 (6.31%) TDD
13 22 (5.34%) Configuration Management
13 22 (5.34%) Continuous Integration
14 21 (5.10%) High Availability
15 20 (4.85%) Scrum
15 20 (4.85%) Unit Testing
16 18 (4.37%) SDLC
17 17 (4.13%) Performance Tuning
Programming Languages
1 326 (79.13%) PHP
2 214 (51.94%) JavaScript
3 102 (24.76%) Python
4 89 (21.60%) Perl
5 85 (20.63%) Java
6 75 (18.20%) Bash Shell
7 56 (13.59%) SQL
8 30 (7.28%) Ruby
9 24 (5.83%) C++
9 24 (5.83%) PHP 7
10 19 (4.61%) PHP 5
11 16 (3.88%) C
12 15 (3.64%) Shell Script
13 12 (2.91%) PL/SQL
14 9 (2.18%) Bourne shell
14 9 (2.18%) C#
15 4 (0.97%) MATLAB
15 4 (0.97%) PowerShell
16 3 (0.73%) Tcl
17 2 (0.49%) Groovy
Qualifications
1 61 (14.81%) Degree
2 10 (2.43%) Security Cleared
3 9 (2.18%) Microsoft Certification
3 9 (2.18%) RHCA
3 9 (2.18%) SC Cleared
4 5 (1.21%) CCNA
4 5 (1.21%) Cisco Certification
5 2 (0.49%) RHCE
6 1 (0.24%) RHCSA
6 1 (0.24%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 19 (4.61%) QA
2 15 (3.64%) PCI DSS
3 1 (0.24%) SLA
System Software
1 36 (8.74%) VMware Infrastructure
2 21 (5.10%) Docker
3 13 (3.16%) KVM
4 10 (2.43%) Xen
5 9 (2.18%) VMware ESXi
6 8 (1.94%) Varnish
7 5 (1.21%) vSphere
8 4 (0.97%) GlusterFS
8 4 (0.97%) Oracle RAC
8 4 (0.97%) Virtual Machines
9 3 (0.73%) Active Directory
9 3 (0.73%) Apache ZooKeeper
9 3 (0.73%) Gluster
10 2 (0.49%) NFS
11 1 (0.24%) Hyper-V
11 1 (0.24%) Postfix
11 1 (0.24%) Samba
11 1 (0.24%) Squid
11 1 (0.24%) VMware ESX
Systems Management
1 37 (8.98%) Puppet
2 26 (6.31%) Nagios
3 23 (5.58%) Opscode Chef
4 19 (4.61%) Ansible
4 19 (4.61%) Red Hat Satellite
5 13 (3.16%) Kubernetes
6 11 (2.67%) HAProxy
7 8 (1.94%) Terraform
8 6 (1.46%) cPanel
9 5 (1.21%) Graphite
10 4 (0.97%) Cacti
10 4 (0.97%) Ganglia
10 4 (0.97%) OpenAM
10 4 (0.97%) OpenView
10 4 (0.97%) OpenView Configuration Management
10 4 (0.97%) Packer
11 3 (0.73%) logstash
11 3 (0.73%) Sysdig
12 2 (0.49%) Galera Cluster
12 2 (0.49%) ZABBIX
Vendors
1 90 (21.84%) Zend
2 62 (15.05%) Red Hat
3 51 (12.38%) Oracle
4 40 (9.71%) VMware
5 22 (5.34%) Microsoft
6 19 (4.61%) NetApp
7 17 (4.13%) Google
8 14 (3.40%) Sony
9 11 (2.67%) TOWER Software
10 10 (2.43%) Sun
11 8 (1.94%) Percona
12 7 (1.70%) New Relic
12 7 (1.70%) Twitter
13 6 (1.46%) Cisco
14 5 (1.21%) Juniper
14 5 (1.21%) Motorola
14 5 (1.21%) Ruckus Wireless
14 5 (1.21%) Trapeze
15 4 (0.97%) BMC
15 4 (0.97%) Splunk
Reading, Berkshire
The People Network
Salary: £25000 - £40000 per annum, Benefits benefits
Posted: 6 hours ago
Aldershot, Hampshire
Premier IT
Salary: £30000.00 - £35000.00 per annum
Posted: 7 hours ago
Tunbridge Wells, Kent
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 30,000-40,000
Posted: 3 days ago
Hayling Island, Hampshire
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + training and benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Farnham, Surrey
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum + training and benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Milton Keynes, Buckinghamshire
Kingfisher Consultancy
Salary: £30000 - £45000 per annum + flexi-working,pen,26 hols
Posted: 6 days ago
Buckinghamshire
Verticality Ltd
Salary: £21000 - £24000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
Romsey, Hampshire
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Salary: £20000 - £30000 per annum + training and benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Reading, Berkshire
Claremont Consulting Ltd
Salary: From £40,000 to £55,000 per annum Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Milton Keynes, Buckinghamshire
TD Group
Salary: From £30,000 to £60,000 per annum Plus 25 days hols, healthcare, flexi
Posted: 6 days ago
Reading, Berkshire
ARC IT Recruitment Ltd
Salary: to 33k
Posted: 2 days ago
Oxfordshire
Talent International
Salary: £50000 - £65000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
Surrey
Talent Point Ltd
Salary: £35000 - £55000 per annum + bonus + pension
Posted: 6 days ago
Oxford
Applause IT Ltd
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 14 days ago
Southampton
Spectrum IT
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum + benefits and training
Posted: 13 days ago
Portsmouth
Spectrum IT
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + training and benefits
Posted: 17 days ago
Farnborough, Hampshire
RecruitmentRevolution.com Limited
Salary: Salary based on expertise
Posted: 5 days ago
Guildford
Talent Point
Salary: £40000.00 - £55000.00 per annum
Posted: 13 days ago
Godalming
Spectrum IT
Salary: £30000 - £36000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 25 days ago
Gatwick, West Sussex
Go Partnership.
Salary: From £32,000 to £34,000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Woking
Talent Point
Salary: £40000 - £60000 per annum + bonus + pension
Posted: 17 days ago
Southampton
Hays Specialist Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + Package
Posted: 19 days ago
Farnborough, Hampshire
Leidos
Posted: 19 days ago