The table below looks at the prevalence of the term LPAR in IT jobs advertised for the Birmingham region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited LPAR over the 3 months to 31 July 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
31 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
LPAR
Rank 127 120 131
Rank change year-on-year
-7 +11
Permanent jobs citing LPAR 5 5 3
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Birmingham 0.25% 0.25% 0.15%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 0.79% 0.70% 0.40%
Number of salaries quoted 5 5 3
Average salary £43,250 £40,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+8.12% -
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £39,250 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+1.91% -1.87%
LPAR
West Midlands

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Miscellaneous category in permanent jobs advertised in the Birmingham region.

Miscellaneous Category
Birmingham
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Miscellaneous category
636 718 753
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Birmingham 31.36% 36.06% 36.82%
Number of salaries quoted 501 596 678
Average salary £40,000 £42,500 £44,250
Average salary % change year-on-year
-5.88% -3.95%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,500 £27,000
10% offered a salary of more than £67,000 £62,950 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

LPAR
Jobs Demand Trend in Birmingham

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing LPAR across the Birmingham region as a proportion of the total demand within the Miscellaneous category.

LPAR Jobs Demand Trend in Birmingham

LPAR
Salary Trend in Birmingham

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing LPAR across the Birmingham region.

LPAR Salary Trend in Birmingham

LPAR
Salary Histogram in Birmingham

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing LPAR across the Birmingham region over the 3 months to 31 July 2015.

LPAR Salary Histogram in Birmingham

LPAR
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Birmingham

For the 6 months to 31 July 2015, IT jobs across the Birmingham region citing LPAR also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited LPAR.

1 9 (100.00%) UNIX
2 8 (88.89%) AIX
3 7 (77.78%) IBM
4 6 (66.67%) Foglight
4 6 (66.67%) Linux
4 6 (66.67%) Toad
5 5 (55.56%) Oracle
6 4 (44.44%) Oracle Database
7 3 (33.33%) Performance Analysis
7 3 (33.33%) Red Hat
7 3 (33.33%) SAN
7 3 (33.33%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 2 (22.22%) 3PAR
8 2 (22.22%) Oracle Database 11g
8 2 (22.22%) Windows Server 2008
8 2 (22.22%) SQL Server 2008
8 2 (22.22%) Finance
8 2 (22.22%) Migration
8 2 (22.22%) Oracle Applications
8 2 (22.22%) VMware
8 2 (22.22%) VMware ESX
8 2 (22.22%) NetApp
8 2 (22.22%) Microsoft
8 2 (22.22%) HP
8 2 (22.22%) SQL Server 2000
8 2 (22.22%) SQL Server
8 2 (22.22%) Windows
9 1 (11.11%) Solaris
9 1 (11.11%) SQL
9 1 (11.11%) Ubuntu

LPAR
Top Related IT Skills in Birmingham by Category

For the 6 months to 31 July 2015, IT jobs across the Birmingham region citing LPAR also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited LPAR. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Business Applications
1 2 (22.22%) Oracle Applications
Communications & Networking
1 3 (33.33%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (44.44%) Oracle Database
2 2 (22.22%) SQL Server
2 2 (22.22%) SQL Server 2000
2 2 (22.22%) Oracle Database 11g
2 2 (22.22%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 6 (66.67%) Toad
General
1 2 (22.22%) Finance
Job Titles
1 7 (77.78%) Administrator
2 5 (55.56%) UNIX Administrator
3 4 (44.44%) Systems Administrator
4 3 (33.33%) UNIX Systems Administrator
5 2 (22.22%) Architect
5 2 (22.22%) Applications Architect
5 2 (22.22%) AIX Administrator
5 2 (22.22%) Oracle Architect
6 1 (11.11%) Linux Systems Administrator
6 1 (11.11%) Linux Administrator
Operating Systems
1 9 (100.00%) UNIX
2 8 (88.89%) AIX
3 6 (66.67%) Linux
4 3 (33.33%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 2 (22.22%) Windows Server 2008
5 2 (22.22%) Windows
6 1 (11.11%) Solaris
6 1 (11.11%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (33.33%) Performance Analysis
2 2 (22.22%) Migration
3 1 (11.11%) Capacity Management
Programming Languages
1 1 (11.11%) SQL
System Software
1 2 (22.22%) VMware ESX
Systems Management
1 6 (66.67%) Foglight
Vendors
1 7 (77.78%) IBM
2 5 (55.56%) Oracle
3 3 (33.33%) Red Hat
4 2 (22.22%) VMware
4 2 (22.22%) 3PAR
4 2 (22.22%) Microsoft
4 2 (22.22%) HP
4 2 (22.22%) NetApp