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 19 December 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
19 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
LPAR
Rank 127 116 105
Rank change year-on-year
-11 -11
Permanent jobs citing LPAR 3 6 3
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Birmingham 0.15% 0.32% 0.18%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 0.53% 0.96% 0.68%
Number of salaries quoted 3 6 3
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £34,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +15.94%
UK excluding London average salary £36,800 £40,000 £36,000
% change year-on-year
-8.00% +11.11%
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
561 622 442
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Birmingham 27.17% 33.09% 26.45%
Number of salaries quoted 501 565 392
Average salary £40,000 £42,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-5.88% +6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £26,000 £24,700
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £55,000 £63,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%

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
Top 19 Related IT Skills in Birmingham

For the 6 months to 19 December 2014, 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 3 (100.00%) IBM
1 3 (100.00%) UNIX
1 3 (100.00%) AIX
1 3 (100.00%) Linux
1 3 (100.00%) Finance
2 1 (33.33%) Oracle
2 1 (33.33%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
2 1 (33.33%) Shell Script
2 1 (33.33%) SAN
2 1 (33.33%) Oracle Application Server
2 1 (33.33%) Toad
2 1 (33.33%) HACMP
2 1 (33.33%) Foglight
2 1 (33.33%) yum
2 1 (33.33%) HPUX
2 1 (33.33%) Solaris
2 1 (33.33%) Red Hat
2 1 (33.33%) Capacity Management
2 1 (33.33%) Performance Analysis

LPAR
Top Related IT Skills in Birmingham by Category

For the 6 months to 19 December 2014, 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.

Application Platforms
1 1 (33.33%) Oracle Application Server
Communications & Networking
1 1 (33.33%) SAN
Development Applications
1 1 (33.33%) Toad
General
1 3 (100.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 3 (100.00%) Systems Administrator
1 3 (100.00%) Administrator
1 3 (100.00%) UNIX Systems Administrator
1 3 (100.00%) UNIX Administrator
2 2 (66.67%) AIX Administrator
Miscellaneous
1 1 (33.33%) HACMP
Operating Systems
1 3 (100.00%) UNIX
1 3 (100.00%) AIX
1 3 (100.00%) Linux
2 1 (33.33%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
2 1 (33.33%) HPUX
2 1 (33.33%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (33.33%) Capacity Management
1 1 (33.33%) Performance Analysis
Programming Languages
1 1 (33.33%) Shell Script
Systems Management
1 1 (33.33%) Foglight
1 1 (33.33%) yum
Vendors
1 3 (100.00%) IBM
2 1 (33.33%) Red Hat
2 1 (33.33%) Oracle