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

Location
3 months to
28 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
LPAR
Rank 428 441 420
Rank change year-on-year
+13 -21
Permanent jobs citing LPAR 10 12 6
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 0.048% 0.054% 0.028%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 0.12% 0.14% 0.078%
Number of salaries quoted 8 1 4
Average salary £37,250 £28,000 £39,875
Average salary % change year-on-year
+33.03% -29.78%
90% offered a salary of more than £36,000 £28,000 £36,000
10% offered a salary of more than £41,000 £28,000 £43,750
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £36,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+9.58% -8.75%
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
8153 8378 7700
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 39.13% 37.63% 36.27%
Number of salaries quoted 6477 6330 6262
Average salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.88% -
90% offered a salary of more than £27,000 £27,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £62,500 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+1.25% -

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 28 August 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
Surrey - 7 £37,000 -
Buckinghamshire -19 3 £37,500 +33.92%
LPAR
England

LPAR
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 28 August 2015, 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 10 (76.92%) UNIX
1 10 (76.92%) AIX
1 10 (76.92%) Linux
1 10 (76.92%) SAN
1 10 (76.92%) AS400
2 9 (69.23%) Security Management
2 9 (69.23%) Change Management
2 9 (69.23%) HACMP
2 9 (69.23%) VMware
2 9 (69.23%) NetBackup
2 9 (69.23%) Brocade
2 9 (69.23%) VMware Infrastructure
2 9 (69.23%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
2 9 (69.23%) Red Hat
2 9 (69.23%) IBM
2 9 (69.23%) Sun
2 9 (69.23%) HP
2 9 (69.23%) E-Commerce
2 9 (69.23%) LAN
2 9 (69.23%) WAN
2 9 (69.23%) Solaris
2 9 (69.23%) Windows
2 9 (69.23%) Oracle
2 9 (69.23%) ITIL
2 9 (69.23%) Oracle Linux
2 9 (69.23%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
2 9 (69.23%) Software Licensing
2 9 (69.23%) Patch Management
2 9 (69.23%) Oracle ZFS
3 8 (61.54%) Financial Institution

LPAR
Top Related IT Skills in the South East by Category

For the 6 months to 28 August 2015, 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.

Applications
1 1 (7.69%) MS Office
Communications & Networking
1 10 (76.92%) SAN
2 9 (69.23%) LAN
2 9 (69.23%) WAN
General
1 8 (61.54%) Financial Institution
1 8 (61.54%) Finance
Job Titles
1 10 (76.92%) Administrator
2 9 (69.23%) UNIX Systems Administrator
2 9 (69.23%) UNIX Administrator
2 9 (69.23%) Systems Administrator
3 1 (7.69%) Linux Administrator
3 1 (7.69%) AIX Administrator
Miscellaneous
1 10 (76.92%) AS400
2 9 (69.23%) HACMP
3 2 (15.38%) iSeries
4 1 (7.69%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 10 (76.92%) UNIX
1 10 (76.92%) AIX
1 10 (76.92%) Linux
2 9 (69.23%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
2 9 (69.23%) Oracle Linux
2 9 (69.23%) Solaris
2 9 (69.23%) Windows
3 3 (23.08%) OS/400
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (69.23%) ITIL
1 9 (69.23%) E-Commerce
1 9 (69.23%) Change Management
1 9 (69.23%) Security Management
1 9 (69.23%) Software Licensing
1 9 (69.23%) Patch Management
2 3 (23.08%) Performance Analysis
3 1 (7.69%) Resource Management
3 1 (7.69%) High Availability
Programming Languages
1 1 (7.69%) SQL
1 1 (7.69%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 9 (69.23%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
2 1 (7.69%) LPIC
System Software
1 9 (69.23%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (7.69%) PowerHA
Systems Management
1 9 (69.23%) NetBackup
1 9 (69.23%) Oracle ZFS
2 1 (7.69%) Tivoli Storage Manager
Vendors
1 9 (69.23%) Oracle
1 9 (69.23%) IBM
1 9 (69.23%) Sun
1 9 (69.23%) HP
1 9 (69.23%) Red Hat
1 9 (69.23%) VMware
1 9 (69.23%) Brocade