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 average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited LPAR over the 3 months to 27 November 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
27 Nov 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
LPAR
Rank 871 845 848
Rank change year-on-year
-26 +3
Permanent jobs citing LPAR 22 17 30
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 0.021% 0.017% 0.028%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 0.054% 0.042% 0.070%
Number of salaries quoted 13 12 20
Average salary £72,500 £40,000 £60,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+81.25% -33.33%
UK excluding London average salary £38,500 £40,000 £34,500
% change year-on-year
-3.75% +15.94%
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
40445 40376 42641
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 37.86% 39.50% 39.35%
Number of salaries quoted 32898 32593 36034
Average salary £47,500 £47,000 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+1.06% +4.44%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,000 £27,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £73,950 £75,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%

LPAR
Jobs Demand Trend in England

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing LPAR across the England region as a proportion of the total demand within 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
Salary Histogram in England

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing LPAR across the England region over the 3 months to 27 November 2014.

LPAR Salary Histogram in England

LPAR
Job Locations in England

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing LPAR within the England region over the 3 months to 27 November 2014. 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
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
London +9 11 £72,500 -12.12%
South West - 5 £37,000 -
South East -15 2 - - 1
East of England -22 2 £57,500 -
West Midlands -9 1 £40,000 - 1
Yorkshire -40 1 £36,800 -
LPAR
UK

LPAR
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 27 November 2014, IT jobs across the England 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 43 (68.25%) AIX
2 42 (66.67%) UNIX
3 30 (47.62%) Solaris
4 28 (44.44%) Red Hat
5 27 (42.86%) DNS
5 27 (42.86%) IBM
5 27 (42.86%) Configuration Management
5 27 (42.86%) Performance Tuning
6 26 (41.27%) NFS
6 26 (41.27%) TCP/IP
7 25 (39.68%) DLPAR
8 24 (38.10%) Linux
8 24 (38.10%) LDAP
9 23 (36.51%) Performance Management
9 23 (36.51%) Banking
10 20 (31.75%) Tivoli Storage Manager
11 17 (26.98%) Perl
12 16 (25.40%) Windows
12 16 (25.40%) Windows Server 2003
12 16 (25.40%) Windows Server 2008
13 15 (23.81%) Capacity Planning
14 14 (22.22%) Python
15 13 (20.63%) EMC
15 13 (20.63%) Hitachi
15 13 (20.63%) Management Information System
15 13 (20.63%) Tivoli
15 13 (20.63%) Puppet
15 13 (20.63%) CFEngine
15 13 (20.63%) Opscode Chef
15 13 (20.63%) Bash Shell

LPAR
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 27 November 2014, IT jobs across the England 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 4 (6.35%) Apache
Applications
1 2 (3.17%) MS Office
1 2 (3.17%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 27 (42.86%) DNS
2 26 (41.27%) TCP/IP
3 24 (38.10%) LDAP
4 13 (20.63%) SSH
5 12 (19.05%) SAN
6 3 (4.76%) IPsec
7 2 (3.17%) ATM
8 1 (1.59%) Network Security
8 1 (1.59%) NAS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (7.94%) SQL Server
2 1 (1.59%) DB2
General
1 23 (36.51%) Banking
2 12 (19.05%) Legal
3 10 (15.87%) Finance
Job Titles
1 20 (31.75%) Administrator
2 15 (23.81%) UNIX Engineer
3 13 (20.63%) Systems Administrator
3 13 (20.63%) UNIX Support
4 10 (15.87%) UNIX Team Leader
4 10 (15.87%) Team Leader
5 8 (12.70%) UNIX Administrator
5 8 (12.70%) AS400 Support
5 8 (12.70%) AIX Administrator
5 8 (12.70%) Analyst
5 8 (12.70%) Support Analyst
6 6 (9.52%) UNIX Systems Administrator
7 4 (6.35%) Windows Administrator
7 4 (6.35%) Linux Administrator
7 4 (6.35%) Solaris Systems Administrator
7 4 (6.35%) Linux Systems Administrator
7 4 (6.35%) Windows Systems Administrator
7 4 (6.35%) Solaris Administrator
7 4 (6.35%) Wintel Administrator
8 2 (3.17%) Senior Technician
Miscellaneous
1 25 (39.68%) DLPAR
2 13 (20.63%) Management Information System
3 9 (14.29%) AS400
4 8 (12.70%) iSeries
5 6 (9.52%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 43 (68.25%) AIX
2 42 (66.67%) UNIX
3 30 (47.62%) Solaris
4 24 (38.10%) Linux
5 16 (25.40%) Windows Server 2003
5 16 (25.40%) Windows Server 2008
5 16 (25.40%) Windows
6 11 (17.46%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 8 (12.70%) Windows 2000 Server
8 7 (11.11%) HPUX
9 2 (3.17%) OS/400
Processes & Methodologies
1 27 (42.86%) Configuration Management
1 27 (42.86%) Performance Tuning
2 23 (36.51%) Performance Management
3 15 (23.81%) Capacity Planning
4 12 (19.05%) Disaster Recovery
4 12 (19.05%) Validation
4 12 (19.05%) Root Cause Analysis
5 10 (15.87%) Performance Analysis
5 10 (15.87%) Project Management
6 8 (12.70%) ITIL
7 5 (7.94%) Change Management
8 3 (4.76%) Change Control
8 3 (4.76%) Information Security
8 3 (4.76%) Problem Management
9 2 (3.17%) Time Management
9 2 (3.17%) Resource Management
9 2 (3.17%) High Availability
9 2 (3.17%) Migration
10 1 (1.59%) Business Continuity
10 1 (1.59%) Risk Management
Programming Languages
1 17 (26.98%) Perl
2 14 (22.22%) Python
3 13 (20.63%) Korn
3 13 (20.63%) Bash Shell
4 11 (17.46%) Shell Script
5 10 (15.87%) SQL
6 5 (7.94%) COBOL
Qualifications
1 6 (9.52%) LPIC
2 5 (7.94%) Security Cleared
3 3 (4.76%) IBM AIX Certification
4 1 (1.59%) Degree
System Software
1 26 (41.27%) NFS
2 12 (19.05%) VMware Infrastructure
2 12 (19.05%) KVM
3 11 (17.46%) PowerHA
4 8 (12.70%) XenApp
5 4 (6.35%) Active Directory
5 4 (6.35%) GPFS
6 3 (4.76%) OpenSSH
7 2 (3.17%) Samba
8 1 (1.59%) Firmware
Systems Management
1 20 (31.75%) Tivoli Storage Manager
2 13 (20.63%) Puppet
2 13 (20.63%) CFEngine
2 13 (20.63%) Tivoli
2 13 (20.63%) Opscode Chef
3 1 (1.59%) Red Hat Satellite
Vendors
1 28 (44.44%) Red Hat
2 27 (42.86%) IBM
3 13 (20.63%) EMC
3 13 (20.63%) Hitachi
4 12 (19.05%) Cisco
4 12 (19.05%) HP
4 12 (19.05%) VMware
5 10 (15.87%) Sun
6 8 (12.70%) Citrix
7 3 (4.76%) Remedy
8 1 (1.59%) Veritas
8 1 (1.59%) SAP
Slough, Berkshire
Spring Technology
Salary: £35000.00 - £38000.00 per annum
Posted: 18 hours ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Spring Technology
Salary: £35000.00 - £45000.00 per annum + Plus benefits
Posted: 2 days ago