The table below looks at the prevalence of the term LPAR in IT jobs advertised for the South East region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited LPAR over the 3 months to 21 October 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
21 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
LPAR
Rank 434 430 439
Rank change year-on-year
-4 +9
Permanent jobs citing LPAR 6 4 5
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 0.027% 0.019% 0.022%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 0.077% 0.053% 0.062%
Number of salaries quoted 1 2 4
Average salary £28,000 £43,750 £42,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-36.00% +4.16%
UK excluding London average salary £36,000 £40,000 £36,000
% change year-on-year
-10.00% +11.11%
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 South East region.

Miscellaneous Category
South East
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Miscellaneous category
7821 7582 8120
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 35.80% 35.22% 35.93%
Number of salaries quoted 5904 6165 6765
Average salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £25,000 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £57,500 £62,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%

LPAR
Jobs Demand Trend in the South East

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

LPAR Jobs Demand Trend in the South East

LPAR
Salary Trend in the South East

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

LPAR Salary Trend in the South East

LPAR
Job Locations in the South East

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing LPAR within the South East region over the 3 months to 21 October 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
Hampshire -3 3 - -
Buckinghamshire - 3 £28,000 -
LPAR
England

LPAR
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 21 October 2014, IT jobs across the South East 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 12 (75.00%) UNIX
2 10 (62.50%) Disaster Recovery
2 10 (62.50%) Management Information System
2 10 (62.50%) Legal
2 10 (62.50%) Validation
2 10 (62.50%) HP
2 10 (62.50%) AIX
2 10 (62.50%) ITIL
2 10 (62.50%) Cisco
2 10 (62.50%) VMware
2 10 (62.50%) Configuration Management
2 10 (62.50%) VMware Infrastructure
2 10 (62.50%) Capacity Planning
2 10 (62.50%) Root Cause Analysis
3 8 (50.00%) KVM
4 7 (43.75%) Linux
5 6 (37.50%) Solaris
5 6 (37.50%) Shell Script
5 6 (37.50%) SAN
5 6 (37.50%) Red Hat
5 6 (37.50%) PowerHA
5 6 (37.50%) Analytical Skills
6 4 (25.00%) Windows Server 2008
6 4 (25.00%) XenApp
6 4 (25.00%) Windows Server 2003
6 4 (25.00%) Citrix
6 4 (25.00%) HPUX
6 4 (25.00%) Windows
7 3 (18.75%) Perl
7 3 (18.75%) Apache

LPAR
Top Related IT Skills in the South East by Category

For the 6 months to 21 October 2014, IT jobs across the South East 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 3 (18.75%) Apache
2 2 (12.50%) Tomcat
2 2 (12.50%) WebLogic
Communications & Networking
1 6 (37.50%) SAN
2 3 (18.75%) TCP/IP
2 3 (18.75%) DNS
2 3 (18.75%) IPsec
3 2 (12.50%) ATM
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (12.50%) Oracle Database
General
1 10 (62.50%) Legal
Job Titles
1 13 (81.25%) Administrator
2 11 (68.75%) Systems Administrator
3 8 (50.00%) UNIX Administrator
4 6 (37.50%) Solaris Systems Administrator
4 6 (37.50%) Linux Systems Administrator
4 6 (37.50%) Linux Administrator
4 6 (37.50%) UNIX Systems Administrator
4 6 (37.50%) Solaris Administrator
5 4 (25.00%) Windows Administrator
5 4 (25.00%) Windows Systems Administrator
6 3 (18.75%) AIX Administrator
7 2 (12.50%) AIX Engineer
7 2 (12.50%) AIX Technician
7 2 (12.50%) Systems Engineer
8 1 (6.25%) UNIX Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 10 (62.50%) Management Information System
2 6 (37.50%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 12 (75.00%) UNIX
2 10 (62.50%) AIX
3 7 (43.75%) Linux
4 6 (37.50%) Solaris
5 4 (25.00%) Windows Server 2008
5 4 (25.00%) Windows Server 2003
5 4 (25.00%) HPUX
5 4 (25.00%) Windows
6 2 (12.50%) SUSE
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (62.50%) Disaster Recovery
1 10 (62.50%) Validation
1 10 (62.50%) ITIL
1 10 (62.50%) Configuration Management
1 10 (62.50%) Capacity Planning
1 10 (62.50%) Root Cause Analysis
2 3 (18.75%) Problem Management
2 3 (18.75%) Information Security
2 3 (18.75%) Change Control
2 3 (18.75%) Performance Tuning
2 3 (18.75%) Performance Analysis
3 2 (12.50%) Change Management
3 2 (12.50%) SOA
Programming Languages
1 6 (37.50%) Shell Script
2 3 (18.75%) Perl
Qualifications
1 3 (18.75%) IBM AIX Certification
1 3 (18.75%) LPIC
System Software
1 10 (62.50%) VMware Infrastructure
2 8 (50.00%) KVM
3 6 (37.50%) PowerHA
4 4 (25.00%) XenApp
5 3 (18.75%) NFS
5 3 (18.75%) OpenSSH
5 3 (18.75%) GPFS
Systems Management
1 3 (18.75%) Tivoli Storage Manager
Vendors
1 10 (62.50%) HP
1 10 (62.50%) Cisco
1 10 (62.50%) VMware
2 6 (37.50%) Red Hat
3 4 (25.00%) Citrix
4 3 (18.75%) IBM
4 3 (18.75%) Remedy
5 2 (12.50%) Oracle