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 1 September 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
1 Sep 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
LPAR
Rank 117 128 129
Rank change year-on-year
+11 +1
Permanent jobs citing LPAR 5 1 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Birmingham 0.25% 0.046% 0.094%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 0.79% 0.12% 0.25%
Number of salaries quoted 5 1 2
Average salary £43,250 £40,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+8.12% -
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £36,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+9.58% -8.75%
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
636 829 804
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Birmingham 32.02% 38.06% 37.61%
Number of salaries quoted 499 666 734
Average salary £40,000 £45,000 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-11.11% -
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,500 £27,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £60,000 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £41,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+2.50% -

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 1 September 2015.

LPAR Salary Histogram in Birmingham

LPAR
Top 24 Related IT Skills in Birmingham

For the 6 months to 1 September 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 5 (100.00%) UNIX
2 4 (80.00%) AIX
3 3 (60.00%) Oracle Database
3 3 (60.00%) Oracle
3 3 (60.00%) Toad
3 3 (60.00%) IBM
3 3 (60.00%) Foglight
4 2 (40.00%) Migration
4 2 (40.00%) Oracle Applications
4 2 (40.00%) VMware
4 2 (40.00%) VMware ESX
4 2 (40.00%) Microsoft
4 2 (40.00%) SQL Server
4 2 (40.00%) Windows
4 2 (40.00%) Linux
4 2 (40.00%) SQL Server 2000
4 2 (40.00%) Oracle Database 11g
4 2 (40.00%) Windows Server 2008
4 2 (40.00%) SQL Server 2008
5 1 (20.00%) 3PAR
5 1 (20.00%) SQL
5 1 (20.00%) HP
5 1 (20.00%) SAN
5 1 (20.00%) NetApp

LPAR
Top Related IT Skills in Birmingham by Category

For the 6 months to 1 September 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 (40.00%) Oracle Applications
Communications & Networking
1 1 (20.00%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (60.00%) Oracle Database
2 2 (40.00%) SQL Server
2 2 (40.00%) SQL Server 2000
2 2 (40.00%) Oracle Database 11g
2 2 (40.00%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 3 (60.00%) Toad
Job Titles
1 3 (60.00%) Systems Administrator
1 3 (60.00%) Administrator
2 2 (40.00%) UNIX Systems Administrator
2 2 (40.00%) UNIX Administrator
2 2 (40.00%) Applications Architect
2 2 (40.00%) Architect
2 2 (40.00%) Oracle Architect
3 1 (20.00%) Linux Systems Administrator
3 1 (20.00%) Linux Administrator
3 1 (20.00%) AIX Administrator
Operating Systems
1 5 (100.00%) UNIX
2 4 (80.00%) AIX
3 2 (40.00%) Linux
3 2 (40.00%) Windows Server 2008
3 2 (40.00%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (40.00%) Migration
Programming Languages
1 1 (20.00%) SQL
System Software
1 2 (40.00%) VMware ESX
Systems Management
1 3 (60.00%) Foglight
Vendors
1 3 (60.00%) Oracle
1 3 (60.00%) IBM
2 2 (40.00%) Microsoft
2 2 (40.00%) VMware
3 1 (20.00%) 3PAR
3 1 (20.00%) HP
3 1 (20.00%) NetApp