Period
to 4 December 2020

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies with a requirement for LAPP Stack skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited LAPP Stack over the 6 months to 4 December 2020 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

LAPP Stack (Linux, Apache, PostgreSQL, PHP/Perl/Python)
UK
6 months to
4 Dec 2020
Same period 2019 Same period 2018
Rank 703 994 1066
Rank change year-on-year +291 +72 +42
Permanent jobs citing LAPP Stack 22 68 101
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in the UK 0.039% 0.050% 0.062%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 0.089% 0.13% 0.16%
Number of salaries quoted 34 65 88
Median annual salary £55,000 £65,000 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -15.38% +30.00% -14.89%
10th Percentile £45,000 £31,269 £32,500
90th Percentile £70,000 £91,250 £82,500
UK excluding London median annual salary £55,000 £50,000 £52,500
% change year-on-year +10.00% -4.76% +7.14%

LAPP Stack 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 with a requirement for technical specification, industry standards, software libraries and framework skills.

All Software Libraries and Frameworks
UK
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for technical specification, industry standards, software libraries and framework skills 24,760 52,037 64,422
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 43.66% 38.34% 39.76%
Number of salaries quoted 21,289 42,974 53,186
Median annual salary £57,500 £55,000 £52,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +4.55% +4.76% +5.00%
10th Percentile £35,000 £32,500 £31,250
90th Percentile £91,250 £88,750 £83,750
UK excluding London median annual salary £50,000 £45,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year +11.11% - +5.88%

LAPP Stack
Job Vacancy Trend

Job postings citing LAPP Stack as a proportion of all IT jobs advertised.

Job vacancy trend for LAPP Stack in the UK

LAPP Stack
Salary Trend

3-month moving average salary quoted in jobs citing LAPP Stack.

Salary trend for LAPP Stack in the UK

LAPP Stack
Salary Histogram

Salary distribution for jobs citing LAPP Stack over the 6 months to 4 December 2020.

Salary histogram for LAPP Stack in the UK

LAPP Stack
Top 11 Job Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing LAPP Stack within the UK over the 6 months to 4 December 2020. 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
England +270 19 £55,000 -15.38% 9
Work from Home +2 14 £55,000 -4.35% 2
UK excluding London +259 12 £55,000 +10.00% 9
London +197 9 £55,000 -26.67% 3
East of England +125 7 £60,000 +94.92%
Northern Ireland - 2 £52,500 - 2
South East +180 1 £65,000 +8.33% 3
North of England +136 1 £42,500 +0.59% 1
Midlands +123 1 - - 2
North West +116 1 £42,500 -34.62% 1
West Midlands +89 1 - - 2

For the 6 months to 4 December 2020, IT jobs citing LAPP Stack also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all permanent job ads with a requirement for LAPP Stack.

1 22 (100.00%) Linux
1 22 (100.00%) Apache
1 22 (100.00%) PostgreSQL
2 19 (86.36%) LAMP
3 18 (81.82%) Docker
4 17 (77.27%) Git (software)
5 16 (72.73%) Jenkins
6 15 (68.18%) HAProxy
6 15 (68.18%) CentOS
7 14 (63.64%) MariaDB
7 14 (63.64%) Open Source
7 14 (63.64%) Python
8 13 (59.09%) Problem-Solving
9 12 (54.55%) Agile Software Development
10 11 (50.00%) Logistics
10 11 (50.00%) Fedora
10 11 (50.00%) IPv4
10 11 (50.00%) IPv6
10 11 (50.00%) Shell Script
10 11 (50.00%) SQL Server
10 11 (50.00%) WordPress
10 11 (50.00%) Icinga
10 11 (50.00%) Data Centre
11 8 (36.36%) MySQL
12 7 (31.82%) Bash Shell
12 7 (31.82%) DevOps
12 7 (31.82%) Grafana
13 6 (27.27%) Ansible
14 5 (22.73%) Redis
14 5 (22.73%) Puppet

LAPP Stack
Co-occurring IT Skills 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 22 (100.00%) Apache
2 11 (50.00%) WordPress
3 5 (22.73%) nginx
4 3 (13.64%) Tomcat
5 2 (9.09%) Apache Pulsar
6 1 (4.55%) Apache Solr
6 1 (4.55%) CMS
6 1 (4.55%) Drupal
6 1 (4.55%) Elasticsearch
Cloud Services
1 5 (22.73%) AWS
2 2 (9.09%) Amazon EC2
2 2 (9.09%) Amazon S3
2 2 (9.09%) OpenShift
2 2 (9.09%) Route 53
2 2 (9.09%) Virtual Private Cloud
3 1 (4.55%) AWS CloudFormation
3 1 (4.55%) Heroku
3 1 (4.55%) PaaS
3 1 (4.55%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 11 (50.00%) IPv4
1 11 (50.00%) IPv6
2 3 (13.64%) DNS
2 3 (13.64%) HTTP
2 3 (13.64%) SSH
3 2 (9.09%) Firewall
3 2 (9.09%) OpenVPN
4 1 (4.55%) SSL
4 1 (4.55%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 22 (100.00%) PostgreSQL
2 14 (63.64%) MariaDB
3 11 (50.00%) SQL Server
4 8 (36.36%) MySQL
5 5 (22.73%) Redis
6 2 (9.09%) MongoDB
Development Applications
1 17 (77.27%) Git (software)
2 16 (72.73%) Jenkins
3 3 (13.64%) GitLab
3 3 (13.64%) Subversion
4 2 (9.09%) Artifactory
4 2 (9.09%) Travis CI
4 2 (9.09%) Vagrant
5 1 (4.55%) Bitbucket
5 1 (4.55%) Grunt
5 1 (4.55%) gulp
5 1 (4.55%) JIRA
General
1 3 (13.64%) Legal
2 1 (4.55%) Finance
2 1 (4.55%) Games
Job Titles
1 14 (63.64%) Linux Engineer
1 14 (63.64%) Systems Administrator
2 13 (59.09%) Linux Systems Administrator
3 7 (31.82%) DevOps Engineer
4 2 (9.09%) Applications Engineer
4 2 (9.09%) Applications Support
4 2 (9.09%) Applications Support Engineer
4 2 (9.09%) Cloud Engineer
4 2 (9.09%) Cloud Infrastructure Engineer
4 2 (9.09%) Infrastructure Engineer
4 2 (9.09%) Linux DevOps Engineer
4 2 (9.09%) Linux/Unix DevOps
4 2 (9.09%) Site Reliability Engineer
4 2 (9.09%) Support Engineer
5 1 (4.55%) Developer
5 1 (4.55%) Kubernetes Engineer
5 1 (4.55%) Senior Applications Engineer
5 1 (4.55%) Senior Applications Support
5 1 (4.55%) Senior Support Engineer
5 1 (4.55%) Systems Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 19 (86.36%) LAMP
2 4 (18.18%) Elastic Stack
3 3 (13.64%) LEMP Stack
3 3 (13.64%) Node.js
3 3 (13.64%) Velocity
4 2 (9.09%) Kafka
4 2 (9.09%) RabbitMQ
4 2 (9.09%) Ruby on Rails
5 1 (4.55%) CSS
5 1 (4.55%) CSS3
5 1 (4.55%) HTML
5 1 (4.55%) HTML5
5 1 (4.55%) jQuery
5 1 (4.55%) LESS
5 1 (4.55%) Sass
5 1 (4.55%) Symfony
5 1 (4.55%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 11 (50.00%) Data Centre
2 3 (13.64%) Management Information System
2 3 (13.64%) N-Tier
2 3 (13.64%) Replication
3 2 (9.09%) Linux Command Line
4 1 (4.55%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
4 1 (4.55%) Public Cloud
4 1 (4.55%) Self-Motivation
Operating Systems
1 22 (100.00%) Linux
2 15 (68.18%) CentOS
3 11 (50.00%) Fedora
4 5 (22.73%) Unix
5 4 (18.18%) Debian
6 3 (13.64%) Windows
7 2 (9.09%) Ubuntu
8 1 (4.55%) Android
8 1 (4.55%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 14 (63.64%) Open Source
2 13 (59.09%) Problem-Solving
3 12 (54.55%) Agile Software Development
4 11 (50.00%) Logistics
5 7 (31.82%) DevOps
6 5 (22.73%) Configuration Management
7 4 (18.18%) Computer Science
7 4 (18.18%) Continuous Integration
7 4 (18.18%) Infrastructure as Code
8 3 (13.64%) Ad Operations
8 3 (13.64%) B2B
8 3 (13.64%) Server Building
8 3 (13.64%) Test Automation
9 2 (9.09%) Microservices
9 2 (9.09%) Network Management
9 2 (9.09%) Site Reliability Engineering
10 1 (4.55%) Infrastructure Automation
10 1 (4.55%) Proactive Monitoring
10 1 (4.55%) Systems Engineering
10 1 (4.55%) Trend Analysis
Programming Languages
1 14 (63.64%) Python
2 11 (50.00%) Shell Script
3 7 (31.82%) Bash Shell
4 5 (22.73%) PHP
4 5 (22.73%) Ruby
5 4 (18.18%) SQL
6 3 (13.64%) JavaScript
6 3 (13.64%) Perl
7 2 (9.09%) Java
7 2 (9.09%) PowerShell
8 1 (4.55%) C++
8 1 (4.55%) Groovy
Qualifications
1 4 (18.18%) Degree
2 3 (13.64%) Computer Science Degree
3 1 (4.55%) (ISC)2 CCSP
3 1 (4.55%) CCSP
3 1 (4.55%) CISA
3 1 (4.55%) Cisco Certification
3 1 (4.55%) CISM
3 1 (4.55%) CRISC
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (4.55%) GDPR
1 1 (4.55%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 1 (4.55%) ISO/IEC 27002 (supersedes ISO/IEC 17799)
System Software
1 18 (81.82%) Docker
2 3 (13.64%) VMware Infrastructure
3 2 (9.09%) Active Directory
3 2 (9.09%) Postfix
4 1 (4.55%) Hyper-V
4 1 (4.55%) LXC
Systems Management
1 15 (68.18%) HAProxy
2 11 (50.00%) Icinga
3 7 (31.82%) Grafana
4 6 (27.27%) Ansible
5 5 (22.73%) Kubernetes
5 5 (22.73%) Munin
5 5 (22.73%) Puppet
6 4 (18.18%) Prometheus
7 3 (13.64%) Nagios
7 3 (13.64%) Opscode Chef
7 3 (13.64%) Terraform
8 2 (9.09%) Docker Swarm
9 1 (4.55%) CASB
9 1 (4.55%) Ganeti
9 1 (4.55%) Graylog
9 1 (4.55%) Proxmox
Vendors
1 3 (13.64%) VMware
2 2 (9.09%) Cisco
2 2 (9.09%) Fortinet
2 2 (9.09%) Lets Encrypt
3 1 (4.55%) Citrix
3 1 (4.55%) F5
3 1 (4.55%) Red Hat
3 1 (4.55%) Salesforce.com