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

Location
3 months to
2 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
LPAR
Rank 811 880 839
Rank change year-on-year
+69 -41
Permanent jobs citing LPAR 55 36 21
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 0.054% 0.032% 0.021%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 0.13% 0.080% 0.051%
Number of salaries quoted 41 24 15
Average salary £40,000 £43,250 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-7.51% +8.12%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £38,500 £36,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £72,500 £42,250
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%
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
40939 44808 41481
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 40.21% 39.99% 40.50%
Number of salaries quoted 32777 35854 33999
Average salary £47,500 £47,500 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +5.55%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £29,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £75,000 £75,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

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 2 July 2015.

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 2 July 2015. 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
East of England +21 13 £40,000 +6.66% 3
South East +9 12 £37,250 -
South West - 10 £37,500 -
North West - 8 £65,000 -
Yorkshire - 5 - -
West Midlands -12 4 £53,750 +34.37%
London +22 2 £57,500 -17.85% 1
Midlands - 1 £40,000 -
LPAR
UK

LPAR
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 2 July 2015, 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 46 (51.69%) UNIX
2 44 (49.44%) IBM
3 40 (44.94%) AS400
4 36 (40.45%) SAN
4 36 (40.45%) AIX
5 31 (34.83%) Linux
6 30 (33.71%) iSeries
7 25 (28.09%) Change Management
7 25 (28.09%) Windows
8 24 (26.97%) OS/400
9 22 (24.72%) Finance
9 22 (24.72%) High Availability
10 21 (23.60%) VMware
11 18 (20.22%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
12 17 (19.10%) SQL
12 17 (19.10%) Oracle
12 17 (19.10%) Solaris
13 16 (17.98%) VMware Infrastructure
13 16 (17.98%) Performance Analysis
14 13 (14.61%) Red Hat
15 11 (12.36%) HP
15 11 (12.36%) Data Centre
16 10 (11.24%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
16 10 (11.24%) Oracle Linux
16 10 (11.24%) Brocade
16 10 (11.24%) Banking
16 10 (11.24%) Retail
16 10 (11.24%) Asset Management
16 10 (11.24%) Windows Server 2008
16 10 (11.24%) Process Management

LPAR
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 2 July 2015, 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 5 (5.62%) Tomcat
Applications
1 10 (11.24%) MS Excel
2 7 (7.87%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 5 (5.62%) Oracle Applications
Cloud Services
1 6 (6.74%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 36 (40.45%) SAN
2 10 (11.24%) LAN
2 10 (11.24%) WAN
3 6 (6.74%) HTTP
3 6 (6.74%) SNMP
3 6 (6.74%) Fibre Channel
4 5 (5.62%) LDAP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (11.24%) SQL Server
2 6 (6.74%) Oracle Database
3 5 (5.62%) SQL Server 2000
3 5 (5.62%) Oracle Database 11g
3 5 (5.62%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 5 (5.62%) Toad
General
1 22 (24.72%) Finance
2 10 (11.24%) Banking
2 10 (11.24%) Retail
3 8 (8.99%) Financial Institution
Job Titles
1 30 (33.71%) AS400 Support
2 28 (31.46%) Administrator
3 24 (26.97%) Technical Support
4 19 (21.35%) Systems Administrator
5 15 (16.85%) UNIX Administrator
6 13 (14.61%) AIX Administrator
7 12 (13.48%) UNIX Systems Administrator
8 10 (11.24%) UNIX Specialist
8 10 (11.24%) Technical Specialist
8 10 (11.24%) UNIX Technical Specialist
9 5 (5.62%) Oracle Architect
9 5 (5.62%) Applications Architect
9 5 (5.62%) Architect
9 5 (5.62%) Analyst
9 5 (5.62%) Support Analyst
10 4 (4.49%) Linux Administrator
11 3 (3.37%) Developer
11 3 (3.37%) Senior Developer
11 3 (3.37%) Senior Java Developer
11 3 (3.37%) Java Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (6.74%) Apache Axis
2 3 (3.37%) J2SE
Miscellaneous
1 40 (44.94%) AS400
2 30 (33.71%) iSeries
3 11 (12.36%) Data Centre
4 9 (10.11%) HACMP
5 6 (6.74%) Management Information System
5 6 (6.74%) Computer Science
5 6 (6.74%) Enterprise Software
6 5 (5.62%) Analytical Skills
7 1 (1.12%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 46 (51.69%) UNIX
2 36 (40.45%) AIX
3 31 (34.83%) Linux
4 25 (28.09%) Windows
5 24 (26.97%) OS/400
6 18 (20.22%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 17 (19.10%) Solaris
8 10 (11.24%) Oracle Linux
8 10 (11.24%) Windows Server 2008
9 6 (6.74%) HPUX
10 5 (5.62%) Windows Server 2003
10 5 (5.62%) Windows 2000 Server
11 1 (1.12%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 25 (28.09%) Change Management
2 22 (24.72%) High Availability
3 16 (17.98%) Performance Analysis
4 10 (11.24%) Asset Management
4 10 (11.24%) Process Management
4 10 (11.24%) ITIL
4 10 (11.24%) E-Commerce
5 9 (10.11%) Security Management
5 9 (10.11%) Software Licensing
5 9 (10.11%) Patch Management
6 6 (6.74%) Performance Management
6 6 (6.74%) OO
7 5 (5.62%) Configuration Management
7 5 (5.62%) Migration
7 5 (5.62%) SDLC
8 4 (4.49%) Resource Management
8 4 (4.49%) Time Management
9 3 (3.37%) Capacity Planning
10 2 (2.25%) Disaster Recovery
11 1 (1.12%) Service Delivery
Programming Languages
1 17 (19.10%) SQL
2 8 (8.99%) Shell Script
3 6 (6.74%) Java
4 5 (5.62%) COBOL
Qualifications
1 10 (11.24%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
2 8 (8.99%) LPIC
3 6 (6.74%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (3.37%) QA
2 1 (1.12%) SLA
System Software
1 16 (17.98%) VMware Infrastructure
2 9 (10.11%) PowerHA
3 6 (6.74%) Hyper-V
4 5 (5.62%) VMware ESX
5 2 (2.25%) Firmware
Systems Management
1 10 (11.24%) NetBackup
2 9 (10.11%) Oracle ZFS
3 5 (5.62%) Foglight
4 3 (3.37%) Tivoli Storage Manager
Vendors
1 44 (49.44%) IBM
2 21 (23.60%) VMware
3 17 (19.10%) Oracle
4 13 (14.61%) Red Hat
5 11 (12.36%) HP
6 10 (11.24%) Hitachi
6 10 (11.24%) Brocade
7 9 (10.11%) Sun
8 5 (5.62%) Microsoft
9 1 (1.12%) NetApp
9 1 (1.12%) Symantec
9 1 (1.12%) 3PAR
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