The first table below looks at the prevalence of the term LPAR in IT jobs advertised across the UK. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited LPAR over the 3 months to 23 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all terms in our Miscellaneous category.

Location
3 months to
23 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
LPAR
Rank 870 859 859
Rank change year-on-year
-11 0
Permanent jobs citing LPAR 34 16 32
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.029% 0.015% 0.027%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 0.092% 0.045% 0.082%
Number of salaries quoted 23 10 20
Average salary £67,500 £38,750 £34,250
Average salary % change year-on-year
+74.19% +13.13%
90% offered a salary of more than £37,800 £35,250 £32,000
10% offered a salary of more than £72,500 £40,375 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £39,750 £37,500 £34,250
% change year-on-year
+6.00% +9.48%
Miscellaneous Category
UK
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Miscellaneous category
36789 35569 38814
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 31.64% 32.67% 32.91%
Number of salaries quoted 29201 28889 32878
Average salary £47,500 £45,000 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.55% -
90% offered a salary of more than £28,500 £27,500 £28,000
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £75,000 £75,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%

LPAR
Jobs Demand Trend

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

LPAR Jobs Demand Trend in the UK

LPAR
Salary Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing LPAR within the UK.

LPAR Salary Trend in the UK

LPAR
Salary Histogram

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing LPAR over the 3 months to 23 July 2014 within the UK.

LPAR Salary Histogram in the UK

LPAR
Top 12 Job Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing LPAR within the UK over the 3 months to 23 July 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
England -19 33 £67,500 +74.19% 1
London -18 13 £72,500 +81.25%
Buckinghamshire +6 10 - -
Milton Keynes +1 10 - -
South East -4 10 - -
Birmingham +11 5 £40,000 -
West Midlands +4 5 £40,000 -
Bedfordshire -1 4 £37,500 -
East of England -14 4 £37,500 -
Northampton - 1 £39,000 -
Northamptonshire - 1 £39,000 -
East Midlands - 1 £39,000 -

LPAR
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 23 July 2014, IT jobs within the UK 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 35 (62.50%) AIX
2 34 (60.71%) UNIX
3 27 (48.21%) Red Hat
4 25 (44.64%) IBM
5 24 (42.86%) Solaris
6 23 (41.07%) Linux
6 23 (41.07%) Configuration Management
7 15 (26.79%) DNS
7 15 (26.79%) iSeries
8 14 (25.00%) DLPAR
8 14 (25.00%) Capacity Planning
8 14 (25.00%) Korn
8 14 (25.00%) Performance Management
8 14 (25.00%) Performance Tuning
8 14 (25.00%) EMC
8 14 (25.00%) NFS
8 14 (25.00%) TCP/IP
8 14 (25.00%) LDAP
8 14 (25.00%) Perl
8 14 (25.00%) Banking
8 14 (25.00%) Tivoli Storage Manager
9 13 (23.21%) Hitachi
9 13 (23.21%) Disaster Recovery
9 13 (23.21%) Tivoli
9 13 (23.21%) Python
9 13 (23.21%) CFEngine
9 13 (23.21%) Opscode Chef
9 13 (23.21%) SSH
9 13 (23.21%) Puppet
9 13 (23.21%) Bash Shell

LPAR
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 23 July 2014, IT jobs within the UK 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 (5.36%) Oracle Application Server
2 2 (3.57%) WebLogic
2 2 (3.57%) Tomcat
3 1 (1.79%) IIS
3 1 (1.79%) Lotus Domino
3 1 (1.79%) WebSphere
Communications & Networking
1 15 (26.79%) DNS
2 14 (25.00%) LDAP
2 14 (25.00%) TCP/IP
3 13 (23.21%) SSH
4 4 (7.14%) SAN
5 1 (1.79%) Broadband
5 1 (1.79%) DHCP
5 1 (1.79%) FCoE
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (3.57%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 3 (5.36%) Toad
General
1 14 (25.00%) Banking
2 10 (17.86%) Legal
3 7 (12.50%) Finance
4 1 (1.79%) Financial Institution
4 1 (1.79%) French Language
4 1 (1.79%) German Language
4 1 (1.79%) Luxembourgish Language
Job Titles
1 31 (55.36%) Administrator
2 26 (46.43%) Systems Administrator
3 22 (39.29%) UNIX Administrator
4 17 (30.36%) UNIX Systems Administrator
5 13 (23.21%) AIX Administrator
6 10 (17.86%) AS400 Support
6 10 (17.86%) Technical Support
7 8 (14.29%) UNIX Engineer
7 8 (14.29%) Linux Systems Administrator
7 8 (14.29%) Linux Administrator
7 8 (14.29%) UNIX Support
8 6 (10.71%) Solaris Administrator
8 6 (10.71%) Solaris Systems Administrator
9 4 (7.14%) Windows Systems Administrator
9 4 (7.14%) Windows Administrator
10 3 (5.36%) Senior Technician
11 1 (1.79%) Consultant
11 1 (1.79%) UNIX Consultant
11 1 (1.79%) UNIX Team Leader
11 1 (1.79%) Team Leader
Miscellaneous
1 15 (26.79%) iSeries
2 14 (25.00%) DLPAR
3 11 (19.64%) AS400
4 10 (17.86%) Management Information System
5 4 (7.14%) HACMP
6 3 (5.36%) Firmware
7 1 (1.79%) Clustering
Operating Systems
1 35 (62.50%) AIX
2 34 (60.71%) UNIX
3 24 (42.86%) Solaris
4 23 (41.07%) Linux
5 8 (14.29%) HPUX
5 8 (14.29%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 5 (8.93%) Windows
6 5 (8.93%) OS/400
7 4 (7.14%) Windows Server 2003
7 4 (7.14%) Windows Server 2008
8 2 (3.57%) SUSE
9 1 (1.79%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 23 (41.07%) Configuration Management
2 14 (25.00%) Performance Management
2 14 (25.00%) Capacity Planning
2 14 (25.00%) Performance Tuning
3 13 (23.21%) Disaster Recovery
4 12 (21.43%) Performance Analysis
5 10 (17.86%) Root Cause Analysis
5 10 (17.86%) Validation
5 10 (17.86%) ITIL
6 5 (8.93%) High Availability
7 4 (7.14%) Resource Management
8 3 (5.36%) Capacity Management
9 2 (3.57%) SOA
9 2 (3.57%) Migration
10 1 (1.79%) Data Migration
10 1 (1.79%) Project Management
10 1 (1.79%) Change Management
Programming Languages
1 14 (25.00%) Perl
1 14 (25.00%) Korn
2 13 (23.21%) Bash Shell
2 13 (23.21%) Python
3 7 (12.50%) Shell Script
4 5 (8.93%) SQL
5 1 (1.79%) AWK
5 1 (1.79%) RPG
5 1 (1.79%) RPG IV
5 1 (1.79%) sed
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (1.79%) SLA
System Software
1 14 (25.00%) NFS
2 10 (17.86%) VMware Infrastructure
3 8 (14.29%) KVM
4 4 (7.14%) XenApp
5 1 (1.79%) Veritas Volume Manager
5 1 (1.79%) Veritas Cluster Server
5 1 (1.79%) GPFS
5 1 (1.79%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 14 (25.00%) Tivoli Storage Manager
2 13 (23.21%) Puppet
2 13 (23.21%) CFEngine
2 13 (23.21%) Tivoli
2 13 (23.21%) Opscode Chef
3 3 (5.36%) Red Hat Satellite
3 3 (5.36%) Foglight
3 3 (5.36%) YUM
4 2 (3.57%) Nagios
Vendors
1 27 (48.21%) Red Hat
2 25 (44.64%) IBM
3 14 (25.00%) EMC
4 13 (23.21%) Hitachi
5 10 (17.86%) HP
5 10 (17.86%) Cisco
5 10 (17.86%) VMware
6 6 (10.71%) Oracle
7 4 (7.14%) Citrix
8 1 (1.79%) Microsoft
8 1 (1.79%) Sun
8 1 (1.79%) 3PAR
8 1 (1.79%) Symantec
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Salary: £30000.00 - £40000.00 per annum + benefits
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