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 22 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
22 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
LPAR
Rank 436 430 429
Rank change year-on-year
-6 -1
Permanent jobs citing LPAR 6 5 12
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 0.027% 0.024% 0.053%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 0.076% 0.068% 0.15%
Number of salaries quoted 1 3 8
Average salary £28,000 £43,750 £34,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-36.00% +26.81%
UK excluding London average salary £36,000 £40,000 £34,000
% change year-on-year
-10.00% +17.64%
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
7939 7334 8221
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 36.19% 34.63% 35.99%
Number of salaries quoted 5997 5993 6876
Average salary £42,500 £42,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+1.19% +5.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £25,000 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £57,500 £62,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%

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 22 September 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
Buckinghamshire - 5 £28,000 -
Hampshire -9 1 - -
LPAR
England

LPAR
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 22 September 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 10 (71.43%) VMware Infrastructure
1 10 (71.43%) Capacity Planning
1 10 (71.43%) Root Cause Analysis
1 10 (71.43%) Disaster Recovery
1 10 (71.43%) Management Information System
1 10 (71.43%) Legal
1 10 (71.43%) Validation
1 10 (71.43%) VMware
1 10 (71.43%) HP
1 10 (71.43%) Configuration Management
1 10 (71.43%) ITIL
1 10 (71.43%) UNIX
1 10 (71.43%) Cisco
2 8 (57.14%) AIX
2 8 (57.14%) KVM
3 7 (50.00%) Linux
4 6 (42.86%) Solaris
4 6 (42.86%) Red Hat
4 6 (42.86%) Analytical Skills
5 4 (28.57%) PowerHA
5 4 (28.57%) Windows Server 2008
5 4 (28.57%) XenApp
5 4 (28.57%) Windows Server 2003
5 4 (28.57%) Citrix
5 4 (28.57%) SAN
5 4 (28.57%) Shell Script
5 4 (28.57%) HPUX
5 4 (28.57%) Windows
6 3 (21.43%) Tivoli Storage Manager
6 3 (21.43%) LPIC

LPAR
Top Related IT Skills in the South East by Category

For the 6 months to 22 September 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 2 (14.29%) WebLogic
1 2 (14.29%) Tomcat
2 1 (7.14%) Apache
Communications & Networking
1 4 (28.57%) SAN
2 1 (7.14%) TCP/IP
2 1 (7.14%) DNS
2 1 (7.14%) IPsec
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (14.29%) Oracle Database
General
1 10 (71.43%) Legal
Job Titles
1 13 (92.86%) Administrator
2 11 (78.57%) Systems Administrator
3 8 (57.14%) UNIX Administrator
4 6 (42.86%) Solaris Systems Administrator
4 6 (42.86%) UNIX Systems Administrator
4 6 (42.86%) Linux Systems Administrator
4 6 (42.86%) Linux Administrator
4 6 (42.86%) Solaris Administrator
5 4 (28.57%) Windows Administrator
5 4 (28.57%) Windows Systems Administrator
6 3 (21.43%) AIX Administrator
7 2 (14.29%) AIX Technician
8 1 (7.14%) UNIX Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 10 (71.43%) Management Information System
2 6 (42.86%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 10 (71.43%) UNIX
2 8 (57.14%) AIX
3 7 (50.00%) Linux
4 6 (42.86%) Solaris
5 4 (28.57%) Windows Server 2008
5 4 (28.57%) Windows Server 2003
5 4 (28.57%) HPUX
5 4 (28.57%) Windows
6 2 (14.29%) SUSE
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (71.43%) Capacity Planning
1 10 (71.43%) Root Cause Analysis
1 10 (71.43%) Disaster Recovery
1 10 (71.43%) Validation
1 10 (71.43%) Configuration Management
1 10 (71.43%) ITIL
2 3 (21.43%) Performance Analysis
3 2 (14.29%) Change Management
3 2 (14.29%) SOA
4 1 (7.14%) Information Security
4 1 (7.14%) Performance Tuning
4 1 (7.14%) Problem Management
4 1 (7.14%) Change Control
Programming Languages
1 4 (28.57%) Shell Script
2 1 (7.14%) Perl
Qualifications
1 3 (21.43%) LPIC
2 1 (7.14%) IBM AIX Certification
System Software
1 10 (71.43%) VMware Infrastructure
2 8 (57.14%) KVM
3 4 (28.57%) PowerHA
3 4 (28.57%) XenApp
4 1 (7.14%) NFS
4 1 (7.14%) GPFS
4 1 (7.14%) OpenSSH
Systems Management
1 3 (21.43%) Tivoli Storage Manager
Vendors
1 10 (71.43%) VMware
1 10 (71.43%) HP
1 10 (71.43%) Cisco
2 6 (42.86%) Red Hat
3 4 (28.57%) Citrix
4 2 (14.29%) Oracle
5 1 (7.14%) IBM
5 1 (7.14%) Remedy