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 28 June 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

LAMP Stack (Linux, Apache, MySQL/MariaDB, PHP/Perl/Python)
England / South East
3 months to
28 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 253 153 177
Rank change year-on-year -100 +24  
Permanent jobs citing LAMP 143 396 367
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the South East 0.98% 2.15% 1.74%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 2.41% 5.35% 4.75%
Number of salaries quoted 141 387 317
Median salary £42,500 £42,500 £41,250
Median salary % change year-on-year - +3.03%  
90% offered a salary of more than £26,000 £27,500 £28,750
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £61,750 £58,750
UK excluding London median salary £38,500 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year +2.66% -  

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 5936 7395 7722
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in the South East 40.66% 40.15% 36.66%
Number of salaries quoted 24849 30345 31811
Median salary £44,000 £42,500 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +3.52% -  
90% offered a salary of more than £28,750 £27,500 £28,000
10% offered a salary of more than £63,750 £62,500 £61,250
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year +6.25% -  

LAMP
Job Vacancy Trend in the South East

Job postings citing LAMP as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in the South East.

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 28 June 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 28 June 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 -17 58 £40,000 +14.28% 9
Berkshire -55 29 £45,000 -10.00% 5
Surrey -22 23 £57,500 +27.77% 10
Buckinghamshire -7 14 £45,000 - 1
Kent -2 9 £35,000 +7.69% 4
Oxfordshire +8 5 £42,500 +15.64% 6
East Sussex -20 4 £33,000 -22.35% 1
LAMP
England

For the 6 months to 28 June 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.

1 272 (83.95%) MySQL
2 257 (79.32%) Linux
3 256 (79.01%) PHP
4 204 (62.96%) HTML
5 189 (58.33%) Apache
6 187 (57.72%) CSS
7 186 (57.41%) JavaScript
8 150 (46.30%) Web Development
9 111 (34.26%) OOP
10 105 (32.41%) Git (software)
11 94 (29.01%) OO
12 86 (26.54%) MVC
12 86 (26.54%) Python
13 80 (24.69%) Agile Software Development
13 80 (24.69%) jQuery
14 74 (22.84%) Zend
15 62 (19.14%) Java
16 59 (18.21%) E-Commerce
17 58 (17.90%) HTML5
18 56 (17.28%) Software Engineering
19 51 (15.74%) Perl
20 46 (14.20%) Bash Shell
21 44 (13.58%) CentOS
21 44 (13.58%) SQL
22 43 (13.27%) Windows
22 43 (13.27%) DevOps
23 42 (12.96%) Amazon AWS
23 42 (12.96%) Web Services
24 41 (12.65%) Ubuntu
24 41 (12.65%) nginx

LAMP
Co-occurring 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
1 189 (58.33%) Apache
2 41 (12.65%) nginx
3 34 (10.49%) CMS
3 34 (10.49%) Tomcat
4 23 (7.10%) Drupal
5 22 (6.79%) JBoss
6 12 (3.70%) Elasticsearch
7 11 (3.40%) WordPress
8 9 (2.78%) WebSphere
8 9 (2.78%) WildFly
9 8 (2.47%) WebLogic
10 7 (2.16%) Cloud Foundry
10 7 (2.16%) OpenStack
11 6 (1.85%) IIS
12 5 (1.54%) Apache Solr
12 5 (1.54%) Oracle SOA Suite
13 3 (0.93%) Confluence
13 3 (0.93%) Eucalyptus
14 2 (0.62%) Kentico
14 2 (0.62%) Moodle
Applications
1 5 (1.54%) Photoshop
2 1 (0.31%) GIMP
Business Applications
1 15 (4.63%) Magento
2 6 (1.85%) Payment Gateway
3 2 (0.62%) Sentinel
Cloud Services
1 42 (12.96%) Amazon AWS
2 41 (12.65%) SaaS
3 16 (4.94%) GitHub
4 11 (3.40%) PaaS
5 8 (2.47%) Amazon S3
6 6 (1.85%) Google Analytics
6 6 (1.85%) Google Cloud Platform
6 6 (1.85%) IaaS
7 5 (1.54%) Microsoft Azure
8 4 (1.23%) Cloud Computing
9 3 (0.93%) Firebase
9 3 (0.93%) Office 365
10 2 (0.62%) Datadog
10 2 (0.62%) Oracle CX
10 2 (0.62%) Oracle Service Cloud
11 1 (0.31%) Amazon CloudWatch
11 1 (0.31%) Amazon EC2
11 1 (0.31%) AWS CloudFormation
11 1 (0.31%) Route 53
11 1 (0.31%) Virtual Private Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 20 (6.17%) DNS
2 15 (4.63%) Internet
2 15 (4.63%) TCP/IP
3 10 (3.09%) Firewall
4 9 (2.78%) SSL
5 8 (2.47%) LDAP
6 6 (1.85%) AMQP
7 5 (1.54%) IMAP
8 4 (1.23%) SMTP
8 4 (1.23%) SSH
9 3 (0.93%) HTTP
9 3 (0.93%) NAS
9 3 (0.93%) RTSP
9 3 (0.93%) SAN
10 2 (0.62%) DHCP
10 2 (0.62%) FTP
10 2 (0.62%) Intrusion Detection
10 2 (0.62%) LAN
10 2 (0.62%) tcpdump
10 2 (0.62%) Telnet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 272 (83.95%) MySQL
2 29 (8.95%) MongoDB
3 27 (8.33%) PostgreSQL
4 21 (6.48%) MariaDB
5 20 (6.17%) Relational Database
5 20 (6.17%) SQL Server
6 17 (5.25%) NoSQL
7 15 (4.63%) Redis
8 4 (1.23%) Data Mining
8 4 (1.23%) Hadoop
9 3 (0.93%) CouchDB
9 3 (0.93%) phpMyAdmin
10 2 (0.62%) Amazon DynamoDB
10 2 (0.62%) Big Data
10 2 (0.62%) SQLite
11 1 (0.31%) Firebird
11 1 (0.31%) RDBMS
11 1 (0.31%) SQL Server 2005
11 1 (0.31%) SQL Server 2008
11 1 (0.31%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 105 (32.41%) Git (software)
2 33 (10.19%) Subversion
3 22 (6.79%) Jenkins
4 12 (3.70%) Vagrant
5 7 (2.16%) JMeter
6 6 (1.85%) PHPUnit
7 3 (0.93%) Bitbucket
7 3 (0.93%) JIRA
7 3 (0.93%) Mercurial
7 3 (0.93%) Sonatype Nexus
7 3 (0.93%) TeamCity
8 2 (0.62%) Babel
8 2 (0.62%) FishEye
8 2 (0.62%) Maven
8 2 (0.62%) Selenium
9 1 (0.31%) Bower
9 1 (0.31%) Gradle
9 1 (0.31%) Grunt
9 1 (0.31%) Mockito
9 1 (0.31%) PhpStorm
General
1 36 (11.11%) Marketing
2 32 (9.88%) Finance
3 14 (4.32%) Advertising
3 14 (4.32%) Retail
4 10 (3.09%) Banking
5 7 (2.16%) Manufacturing
5 7 (2.16%) Telecoms
6 5 (1.54%) Automotive
6 5 (1.54%) Games
7 2 (0.62%) French Language
7 2 (0.62%) Italian Language
7 2 (0.62%) Online Betting
8 1 (0.31%) Back Office
8 1 (0.31%) Electronics
8 1 (0.31%) Legal
Job Titles
1 219 (67.59%) Developer
2 139 (42.90%) PHP Developer
3 91 (28.09%) Web Developer
4 56 (17.28%) PHP Web Developer
5 33 (10.19%) Administrator
5 33 (10.19%) Systems Administrator
6 29 (8.95%) Linux Systems Administrator
7 28 (8.64%) Linux Administrator
8 27 (8.33%) LAMP Developer
9 26 (8.02%) Linux Engineer
10 24 (7.41%) JavaScript Developer
10 24 (7.41%) Senior Developer
10 24 (7.41%) Software Engineer
11 22 (6.79%) PHP LAMP Developer
12 20 (6.17%) HTML Developer
12 20 (6.17%) Java Developer
13 19 (5.86%) Junior
14 17 (5.25%) DevOps Engineer
15 16 (4.94%) MySQL Developer
16 15 (4.63%) Senior PHP Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 204 (62.96%) HTML
2 187 (57.72%) CSS
3 80 (24.69%) jQuery
4 58 (17.90%) HTML5
5 42 (12.96%) Web Services
6 37 (11.42%) LEMP Stack
7 35 (10.80%) Symfony
8 34 (10.49%) Ajax
9 32 (9.88%) AngularJS
10 30 (9.26%) SOAP
11 29 (8.95%) XML
12 26 (8.02%) Laravel
13 23 (7.10%) CSS3
13 23 (7.10%) Twitter Bootstrap
14 20 (6.17%) REST
15 18 (5.56%) CodeIgniter
16 17 (5.25%) XHTML
17 15 (4.63%) JSON
17 15 (4.63%) Middleware
17 15 (4.63%) Sass
Miscellaneous
1 30 (9.26%) Computer Science
2 21 (6.48%) Analytical Skills
3 18 (5.56%) Mobile App
4 16 (4.94%) User Experience
5 11 (3.40%) Replication
6 9 (2.78%) BBC
6 9 (2.78%) Fintech
6 9 (2.78%) iPad
7 6 (1.85%) Life Science
7 6 (1.85%) Private Cloud
8 5 (1.54%) Algorithms
8 5 (1.54%) Data Centre
8 5 (1.54%) Linux Command Line
9 4 (1.23%) W3C
10 3 (0.93%) Greenfield Project
10 3 (0.93%) Streaming Video
11 2 (0.62%) Clustering
11 2 (0.62%) e-Learning
11 2 (0.62%) NHS
11 2 (0.62%) Public Cloud
Operating Systems
1 257 (79.32%) Linux
2 44 (13.58%) CentOS
3 43 (13.27%) Windows
4 41 (12.65%) Ubuntu
5 20 (6.17%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 18 (5.56%) Debian
7 17 (5.25%) Unix
8 8 (2.47%) Windows Server
9 7 (2.16%) Mac OS
10 4 (1.23%) Oracle Linux
11 3 (0.93%) Android
11 3 (0.93%) Apple iOS
11 3 (0.93%) Fedora
11 3 (0.93%) Windows Server 2008
12 2 (0.62%) Windows Server 2012
13 1 (0.31%) SUSE
Processes & Methodologies
1 150 (46.30%) Web Development
2 111 (34.26%) OOP
3 94 (29.01%) OO
4 86 (26.54%) MVC
5 80 (24.69%) Agile Software Development
6 59 (18.21%) E-Commerce
7 56 (17.28%) Software Engineering
8 43 (13.27%) DevOps
9 38 (11.73%) Open Source
10 33 (10.19%) OO PHP
11 23 (7.10%) Front End Development
11 23 (7.10%) Mathematics
11 23 (7.10%) TDD
12 21 (6.48%) Continuous Integration
13 20 (6.17%) Scrum
14 19 (5.86%) Configuration Management
14 19 (5.86%) OOD
15 15 (4.63%) CRM
16 13 (4.01%) High Availability
16 13 (4.01%) SDLC
Programming Languages
1 256 (79.01%) PHP
2 186 (57.41%) JavaScript
3 86 (26.54%) Python
4 62 (19.14%) Java
5 51 (15.74%) Perl
6 46 (14.20%) Bash Shell
7 44 (13.58%) SQL
8 33 (10.19%) Ruby
9 27 (8.33%) PHP 7
10 22 (6.79%) PHP 5
11 16 (4.94%) C++
12 12 (3.70%) C#
13 10 (3.09%) C
14 5 (1.54%) Bourne shell
14 5 (1.54%) PL/SQL
15 4 (1.23%) ES6
15 4 (1.23%) Groovy
15 4 (1.23%) MATLAB
15 4 (1.23%) Shell Script
16 3 (0.93%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 38 (11.73%) Degree
2 17 (5.25%) Computer Science Degree
3 6 (1.85%) Microsoft Certification
3 6 (1.85%) RHCA
4 5 (1.54%) SC Cleared
4 5 (1.54%) Security Cleared
5 4 (1.23%) Numerate Degree
6 2 (0.62%) RHCE
6 2 (0.62%) RHCSA
6 2 (0.62%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (2.16%) QA
2 2 (0.62%) PCI DSS
2 2 (0.62%) SLA
System Software
1 23 (7.10%) Docker
2 13 (4.01%) VMware Infrastructure
3 9 (2.78%) VMware ESXi
4 8 (2.47%) Xen
5 6 (1.85%) Postfix
6 3 (0.93%) Active Directory
6 3 (0.93%) Apache ZooKeeper
6 3 (0.93%) KVM
6 3 (0.93%) SpamAssassin
6 3 (0.93%) Virtual Machines
7 2 (0.62%) Gluster
7 2 (0.62%) NFS
7 2 (0.62%) Oracle RAC
7 2 (0.62%) Sendmail
7 2 (0.62%) vSphere
8 1 (0.31%) etcd
8 1 (0.31%) Hyper-V
8 1 (0.31%) Samba
Systems Management
1 34 (10.49%) Puppet
2 20 (6.17%) Ansible
2 20 (6.17%) Opscode Chef
3 14 (4.32%) Kubernetes
4 12 (3.70%) Nagios
5 9 (2.78%) HAProxy
6 7 (2.16%) Terraform
7 6 (1.85%) cPanel
8 4 (1.23%) Icinga
8 4 (1.23%) Packer
9 3 (0.93%) Galera Cluster
9 3 (0.93%) Grafana
9 3 (0.93%) Red Hat Satellite
10 2 (0.62%) Graphite
10 2 (0.62%) logstash
10 2 (0.62%) OpenAM
10 2 (0.62%) Sysdig
11 1 (0.31%) Consul
11 1 (0.31%) Kibana
11 1 (0.31%) Prometheus
Vendors
1 74 (22.84%) Zend
2 38 (11.73%) Red Hat
3 30 (9.26%) Oracle
4 18 (5.56%) VMware
5 15 (4.63%) Google
5 15 (4.63%) Microsoft
6 9 (2.78%) Sony
7 7 (2.16%) New Relic
8 6 (1.85%) Juniper
9 5 (1.54%) Cisco
10 3 (0.93%) Motorola
10 3 (0.93%) Percona
10 3 (0.93%) Ruckus Wireless
10 3 (0.93%) Sun
10 3 (0.93%) Trapeze
11 2 (0.62%) Apple
11 2 (0.62%) NetApp
11 2 (0.62%) Sitecore
11 2 (0.62%) Twitter
12 1 (0.31%) Atlassian
Brighton, East Sussex
Opus Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: £45000 per annum
Posted: 15 hours ago
Chichester
Spectrum IT
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + benefits and training
Posted: 18 hours ago
Farnborough, Hampshire
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum + benefits and training
Posted: Yesterday
Abingdon, Oxfordshire
Haybrook IT Resourcing Ltd
Salary: Up to £40,000 per annum Negotiable
Posted: Yesterday
Woking, Surrey
ARC IT Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £45000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Surrey
Coded People
Salary: £60000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Reading, Berkshire
Haybrook IT Resourcing Ltd
Salary: £45,000 per annum + Benefits + Career Progression
Posted: Yesterday
Basingstoke, Hampshire
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
West Sussex
Premier Media
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
Southampton
Spectrum IT
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + training & benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Buckinghamshire
EasyWebRecruitment.com
Salary: £25K - £30K DOE
Posted: 5 days ago
Berkshire
HAYS INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY
Salary: £30000.00 - £60000.00 per annum + benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Oxford, Oxfordshire
Haybrook IT Resourcing Ltd
Salary: £45,000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Abingdon, Oxfordshire
Haybrook IT Resourcing Ltd
Salary: £40,000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Romsey
Spectrum IT
Salary: £20000 - £25000 per annum + training and benefits
Posted: 8 days ago
Redhill
Volt
Salary: £38000 - £50000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Reading, Berkshire
Haybrook IT Resourcing Ltd
Salary: £32,000 + Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Reading, Berkshire
JobHoller
Salary: £45000 - £50000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Esher
greywood
Salary: £45000 - £50000 per annum + bens
Posted: 7 days ago
Oxfordshire
Haybrook IT Resourcing Ltd
Salary: Negotiable
Posted: 6 days ago
West Malling, Kent
Insta Research Ltd
Salary: Up to £35,000 per annum
Posted: 15 days ago
Tonbridge, Kent
ib3 Limited
Salary: Unspecified (a competitive package is on offer to the right candidate)
Posted: 14 days ago
Gatwick
Volt
Salary: £38000 - £50000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Reigate, Surrey
ARC IT Recruitment Ltd
Salary: to 50k
Posted: 6 days ago
Banbury, Oxfordshire
Zoopla Property Group Plc
Posted: 7 days ago
Reading
Talent Point
Salary: £40000.00 - £60000.00 per annum
Posted: 13 days ago
Emsworth
Spectrum IT
Salary: £20000 - £22000 per annum
Posted: 21 days ago
Woking
Talent Point
Salary: £40000 - £60000 per annum + bonus + pension
Posted: 13 days ago
Romsey
Spectrum IT
Salary: £24000 - £32000 per annum + training and benefits
Posted: 22 days ago
Guildford
Talent Point
Salary: £60000 - £70000 per annum
Posted: 12 days ago