The table below looks at the prevalence of the term LPAR in IT jobs advertised for the London region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited LPAR over the 3 months to 30 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
30 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
LPAR
Rank 615 628 638
Rank change year-on-year
+13 +10
Permanent jobs citing LPAR 23 1 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 0.050% 0.002% 0.004%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 0.12% 0.005% 0.009%
Number of salaries quoted 23 1 1
Average salary £72,500 £50,000 £80,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+45.00% -37.50%
UK excluding London average salary £36,000 £40,000 £34,250
% change year-on-year
-10.00% +16.78%
LPAR
England

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

Miscellaneous Category
London
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Miscellaneous category
19940 20771 23402
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 43.56% 46.39% 46.68%
Number of salaries quoted 16074 16990 19916
Average salary £55,000 £55,000 £55,000
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £33,750 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £80,000 £82,500 £85,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%

LPAR
Jobs Demand Trend in London

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing LPAR across the London region as a proportion of the total demand within the Miscellaneous category.

LPAR Jobs Demand Trend in London

LPAR
Salary Trend in London

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

LPAR Salary Trend in London

LPAR
Salary Histogram in London

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing LPAR across the London region over the 3 months to 30 September 2014.

LPAR Salary Histogram in London

LPAR
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 30 September 2014, IT jobs across the London 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 32 (88.89%) UNIX
1 32 (88.89%) AIX
1 32 (88.89%) Solaris
1 32 (88.89%) LDAP
1 32 (88.89%) NFS
1 32 (88.89%) TCP/IP
1 32 (88.89%) DNS
1 32 (88.89%) Red Hat
1 32 (88.89%) Banking
1 32 (88.89%) Performance Management
1 32 (88.89%) DLPAR
1 32 (88.89%) Performance Tuning
2 22 (61.11%) CFEngine
2 22 (61.11%) Opscode Chef
2 22 (61.11%) Bash Shell
2 22 (61.11%) Puppet
2 22 (61.11%) Korn
2 22 (61.11%) SSH
2 22 (61.11%) EMC
2 22 (61.11%) Hitachi
2 22 (61.11%) Python
2 22 (61.11%) Tivoli
2 22 (61.11%) Tivoli Storage Manager
2 22 (61.11%) Configuration Management
2 22 (61.11%) IBM
2 22 (61.11%) Perl
3 11 (30.56%) Linux
4 10 (27.78%) Sun
4 10 (27.78%) Project Management
4 10 (27.78%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux

LPAR
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 30 September 2014, IT jobs across the London 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.

Communications & Networking
1 32 (88.89%) LDAP
1 32 (88.89%) TCP/IP
1 32 (88.89%) DNS
2 22 (61.11%) SSH
3 1 (2.78%) Network Security
General
1 32 (88.89%) Banking
2 1 (2.78%) Finance
Job Titles
1 17 (47.22%) UNIX Engineer
1 17 (47.22%) UNIX Support
2 10 (27.78%) UNIX Team Leader
2 10 (27.78%) Team Leader
3 5 (13.89%) UNIX Administrator
3 5 (13.89%) Administrator
4 2 (5.56%) Technical Support
4 2 (5.56%) AS400 Support
5 1 (2.78%) IT Audit Manager
5 1 (2.78%) Audit Manager
Miscellaneous
1 32 (88.89%) DLPAR
2 3 (8.33%) AS400
2 3 (8.33%) iSeries
Operating Systems
1 32 (88.89%) UNIX
1 32 (88.89%) AIX
1 32 (88.89%) Solaris
2 11 (30.56%) Linux
3 10 (27.78%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 32 (88.89%) Performance Management
1 32 (88.89%) Performance Tuning
2 22 (61.11%) Configuration Management
3 10 (27.78%) Project Management
4 1 (2.78%) Business Analysis
4 1 (2.78%) ERP
Programming Languages
1 22 (61.11%) Python
1 22 (61.11%) Korn
1 22 (61.11%) Bash Shell
1 22 (61.11%) Perl
2 1 (2.78%) RPG
2 1 (2.78%) RPG IV
Qualifications
1 1 (2.78%) Degree
System Software
1 32 (88.89%) NFS
Systems Management
1 22 (61.11%) Tivoli
1 22 (61.11%) Tivoli Storage Manager
1 22 (61.11%) Puppet
1 22 (61.11%) CFEngine
1 22 (61.11%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 32 (88.89%) Red Hat
2 22 (61.11%) IBM
2 22 (61.11%) EMC
2 22 (61.11%) Hitachi
3 10 (27.78%) Sun
4 1 (2.78%) SAP