The table below looks at the prevalence of the term LPAR in IT jobs advertised for the England region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited LPAR over the 3 months to 30 May 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
30 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
LPAR
Rank 877 909 954
Rank change year-on-year
+32 +45
Permanent jobs citing LPAR 14 30 31
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 0.015% 0.030% 0.027%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 0.036% 0.073% 0.066%
Number of salaries quoted 13 17 23
Median salary £48,500 £40,000 £43,250
Median salary % change year-on-year
+21.25% -7.51%
90% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £30,000 £38,700
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £70,000 £72,500
UK excluding London median salary £46,000 £38,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+21.05% -5.00%
LPAR
UK

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

Miscellaneous Category
England
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Miscellaneous category
38741 40981 47192
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 42.18% 40.67% 41.63%
Number of salaries quoted 31948 32718 38085
Median salary £50,000 £47,500 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+5.26% -
90% offered a salary of more than £29,000 £27,500 £28,500
10% offered a salary of more than £78,000 £75,000 £75,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -

LPAR
Jobs Demand Trend in England

The demand trend of job ads across the England region citing LPAR as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in the Miscellaneous category.

LPAR Jobs Demand Trend in England

LPAR
Salary Trend in England

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

LPAR Salary Trend in England

LPAR
Job Locations in England

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing LPAR within the England region over the 3 months to 30 May 2016. 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
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
London +35 7 £50,000 -28.57% 1
East of England +31 5 £46,000 +53.33%
South East +32 1 £47,500 +25.00%
North West +13 1 - -
LPAR
UK

LPAR
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 30 May 2016, IT jobs citing LPAR 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 England region with a requirement for LPAR.

1 14 (77.78%) Linux
2 13 (72.22%) Tivoli Storage Manager
2 13 (72.22%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 12 (66.67%) AIX
4 10 (55.56%) Tivoli
4 10 (55.56%) High Availability
5 8 (44.44%) Shell Script
5 8 (44.44%) SQL
6 7 (38.89%) Unix
6 7 (38.89%) SAN
6 7 (38.89%) Red Hat
6 7 (38.89%) PowerHA
6 7 (38.89%) Performance Analysis
7 6 (33.33%) Windows Server 2003
7 6 (33.33%) CommVault
7 6 (33.33%) DNS
7 6 (33.33%) Windows
7 6 (33.33%) Solaris
7 6 (33.33%) Oracle
7 6 (33.33%) SQL Server
7 6 (33.33%) MS Visio
7 6 (33.33%) Microsoft
7 6 (33.33%) Active Directory
7 6 (33.33%) SunGard
7 6 (33.33%) HP
7 6 (33.33%) Firewall
7 6 (33.33%) VMware
7 6 (33.33%) VMware ESX
7 6 (33.33%) NetBackup
7 6 (33.33%) Xen

LPAR
Top Related IT Skills in England 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:

Applications
1 6 (33.33%) MS PowerPoint
1 6 (33.33%) MS Visio
2 2 (11.11%) MS Excel
2 2 (11.11%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 6 (33.33%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 7 (38.89%) SAN
2 6 (33.33%) DNS
2 6 (33.33%) Firewall
3 2 (11.11%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (33.33%) SQL Server
General
1 2 (11.11%) Banking
Job Titles
1 6 (33.33%) Architect
1 6 (33.33%) Solutions Architect
2 4 (22.22%) AS400 Support
3 3 (16.67%) Cloud Architect
3 3 (16.67%) Cloud Solutions Architect
3 3 (16.67%) Senior Technician
4 2 (11.11%) 3rd Line Support
4 2 (11.11%) Administrator
4 2 (11.11%) AIX Administrator
4 2 (11.11%) AIX Specialist
4 2 (11.11%) AIX Systems Administrator
4 2 (11.11%) Senior AIX Systems Administrator
4 2 (11.11%) Senior Systems Administrator
4 2 (11.11%) Storage Consultant
4 2 (11.11%) Storage Manager
4 2 (11.11%) Storage Specialist
4 2 (11.11%) Support Analyst
4 2 (11.11%) Tivoli Consultant
4 2 (11.11%) Unix Consultant
4 2 (11.11%) Unix Specialist
Miscellaneous
1 4 (22.22%) AS400
1 4 (22.22%) iSeries
2 2 (11.11%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (11.11%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 14 (77.78%) Linux
2 13 (72.22%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 12 (66.67%) AIX
4 7 (38.89%) Unix
5 6 (33.33%) CentOS
5 6 (33.33%) Solaris
5 6 (33.33%) Windows
5 6 (33.33%) Windows Server 2003
5 6 (33.33%) Windows Server 2008
6 4 (22.22%) OS/400
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (55.56%) High Availability
2 7 (38.89%) Performance Analysis
3 6 (33.33%) Customer Engagement
4 4 (22.22%) Server Building
5 2 (11.11%) Change Control
5 2 (11.11%) Continuous Improvement
5 2 (11.11%) Disaster Recovery
5 2 (11.11%) Performance Management
5 2 (11.11%) Presales
5 2 (11.11%) PRINCE2
5 2 (11.11%) Project Management
5 2 (11.11%) Service Delivery
5 2 (11.11%) Time Management
6 1 (5.56%) Security Patching
Programming Languages
1 8 (44.44%) Shell Script
1 8 (44.44%) SQL
2 2 (11.11%) RPG
2 2 (11.11%) RPG/400
Qualifications
1 3 (16.67%) LPIC
2 2 (11.11%) PRINCE2 Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (11.11%) SLA
System Software
1 7 (38.89%) PowerHA
2 6 (33.33%) Active Directory
2 6 (33.33%) Hyper-V
2 6 (33.33%) Microsoft Virtual Server
2 6 (33.33%) VMware ESX
2 6 (33.33%) VMware Infrastructure
2 6 (33.33%) Xen
3 2 (11.11%) Firmware
Systems Management
1 13 (72.22%) Tivoli Storage Manager
2 10 (55.56%) Tivoli
3 6 (33.33%) EMC NetWorker
3 6 (33.33%) NetBackup
4 4 (22.22%) Linux-HA
Vendors
1 7 (38.89%) Red Hat
2 6 (33.33%) CommVault
2 6 (33.33%) HP
2 6 (33.33%) Microsoft
2 6 (33.33%) Oracle
2 6 (33.33%) SunGard
2 6 (33.33%) VMware
3 2 (11.11%) IBM