The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in the South East with a requirement for LPIC qualifications. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered over the 3 months to 26 June 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Linux Professional Institute Certification (LPIC)
England / South East
3 months to
26 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 376 - 482
Rank change year-on-year - 0  
Permanent jobs citing LPIC 4 0 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the South East 0.027% - 0.005%
As % of the Qualifications category 0.096% - 0.015%
Number of salaries quoted 4 0 1
Median salary £45,750 - £40,000
UK excluding London median salary £40,500 £49,250 £37,500
% change year-on-year -17.76% +31.33%  

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 academic qualifications and professional certifications cited in permanent job vacancies advertised in the South East.

Academic & Professional Certification
South East
Permanent job vacancies requiring academic qualifications or professional certifications 4159 5713 6717
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in the South East 28.29% 31.34% 31.49%
Number of salaries quoted 3395 4626 5165
Median salary £44,000 £45,000 £44,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -2.22% +1.12%  
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £26,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £62,500 £65,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £41,500
% change year-on-year - +2.40%  

LPIC
Job Vacancy Trend in the South East

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in the South East citing LPIC as a proportion of all permanent or contract IT jobs with a match in the Qualifications category.

Job vacancy trend for LPIC in the South East

LPIC
Salary Trend in the South East

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

Salary trend for LPIC in the South East

LPIC
Salary Histogram in the South East

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing LPIC in the South East over the 3 months to 26 June 2017.

Salary histogram for LPIC in the South East

LPIC
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 LPIC within the South East region over the 3 months to 26 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 - 2 £60,000 -
Surrey - 2 £31,500 -
LPIC
England

For the 6 months to 26 June 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 South East region with a requirement for LPIC.

1 4 (100.00%) Cisco Certification
1 4 (100.00%) Microsoft Certification
1 4 (100.00%) VMware
1 4 (100.00%) VMware Infrastructure
1 4 (100.00%) Microsoft
2 2 (50.00%) CCIE
2 2 (50.00%) CCNA
2 2 (50.00%) CCDP
2 2 (50.00%) Active Directory
2 2 (50.00%) Dell
2 2 (50.00%) Citrix
2 2 (50.00%) Windows Server 2008
2 2 (50.00%) Hyper-V
2 2 (50.00%) Microsoft Azure
2 2 (50.00%) RabbitMQ
2 2 (50.00%) ITIL V3
2 2 (50.00%) Change Control
2 2 (50.00%) OSCP
2 2 (50.00%) Office 365
2 2 (50.00%) Windows Server 2012
2 2 (50.00%) Mobile Device Management
2 2 (50.00%) Data Centre
2 2 (50.00%) Customer Requirements
2 2 (50.00%) IT Strategy
2 2 (50.00%) Zachman Framework
2 2 (50.00%) TOGAF
2 2 (50.00%) Information Management
2 2 (50.00%) Supplier Management
2 2 (50.00%) DoDAF
2 2 (50.00%) MODAF

LPIC
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 2 (50.00%) BizTalk Server
Applications
1 2 (50.00%) Microsoft Office
Cloud Services
1 2 (50.00%) Microsoft Azure
1 2 (50.00%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 2 (50.00%) DHCP
1 2 (50.00%) Firewall
1 2 (50.00%) LAN
1 2 (50.00%) MPLS
1 2 (50.00%) Network Security
1 2 (50.00%) SAN
1 2 (50.00%) TCP/IP
1 2 (50.00%) VLAN
1 2 (50.00%) WAN
1 2 (50.00%) Wireless
1 2 (50.00%) WLAN
General
1 2 (50.00%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 2 (50.00%) Architect
1 2 (50.00%) Enterprise Architect
1 2 (50.00%) Enterprise Infrastructure Architect
1 2 (50.00%) Infrastructure Architect
1 2 (50.00%) Technical Specialist
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (50.00%) RabbitMQ
Miscellaneous
1 2 (50.00%) CMDB
1 2 (50.00%) Data Centre
Operating Systems
1 2 (50.00%) Linux
1 2 (50.00%) Windows
1 2 (50.00%) Windows Server 2008
1 2 (50.00%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (50.00%) Change Control
1 2 (50.00%) Configuration Management
1 2 (50.00%) Customer Requirements
1 2 (50.00%) DoDAF
1 2 (50.00%) Information Management
1 2 (50.00%) IT Strategy
1 2 (50.00%) ITIL
1 2 (50.00%) ITIL V3
1 2 (50.00%) ITSM
1 2 (50.00%) Load Balancing
1 2 (50.00%) Mobile Device Management
1 2 (50.00%) MODAF
1 2 (50.00%) Risk Management
1 2 (50.00%) Service Management
1 2 (50.00%) Supplier Management
1 2 (50.00%) TOGAF
1 2 (50.00%) Zachman Framework
Qualifications
1 4 (100.00%) Cisco Certification
1 4 (100.00%) Microsoft Certification
2 2 (50.00%) CCDP
2 2 (50.00%) CCIE
2 2 (50.00%) CCNA
2 2 (50.00%) DV Cleared
2 2 (50.00%) MCP
2 2 (50.00%) MCSA
2 2 (50.00%) MCSE
2 2 (50.00%) OSCP
2 2 (50.00%) Security Cleared
System Software
1 4 (100.00%) VMware Infrastructure
2 2 (50.00%) Active Directory
2 2 (50.00%) Hyper-V
Vendors
1 4 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 4 (100.00%) VMware
2 2 (50.00%) Citrix
2 2 (50.00%) Dell