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

Location
3 months to
28 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
LPAR
Rank 862 901 879
Rank change year-on-year
+39 -22
Permanent jobs citing LPAR 35 31 24
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.032% 0.026% 0.022%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 0.082% 0.064% 0.056%
Number of salaries quoted 17 23 18
Average salary £40,000 £43,250 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-7.51% +8.12%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £38,700 £37,050
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £72,500 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £38,000 £40,000 £38,000
% change year-on-year
-5.00% +5.26%

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

Miscellaneous Category
UK
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Miscellaneous category
42758 48805 42968
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 39.56% 40.25% 39.44%
Number of salaries quoted 33806 38988 34942
Average salary £47,500 £47,500 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +5.55%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £28,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £75,000 £75,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £39,000
% change year-on-year
- +2.56%

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 28 May 2015 within the UK.

LPAR Salary Histogram in the UK

LPAR
Top 24 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 28 May 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
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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 +42 30 £40,000 -7.51%
East of England +25 8 £30,000 -20.52%
Bedfordshire +13 6 £30,000 -20.52%
West Yorkshire - 5 - -
Yorkshire - 5 - -
Bedford - 5 £30,000 -
Edinburgh - 5 - -
Leeds - 5 - -
Manchester - 5 - -
Scotland - 5 - -
North West - 5 - -
London +32 4 £70,000 +3.70%
South East +14 3 £38,000 -20.00%
Surrey - 3 £38,000 -
East Midlands +13 2 £40,000 +3.89%
Northampton 0 2 £40,000 +3.89%
Northamptonshire -2 2 £40,000 +3.89%
Gloucestershire - 2 £37,500 -
Hertfordshire - 2 - -
Staines - 2 £37,000 -
South West - 2 £37,500 -
Guildford - 1 £40,000 -
Cheltenham - 1 £35,000 -
Midlands - 1 £40,000 -

LPAR
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 28 May 2015, 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 47 (65.28%) UNIX
2 43 (59.72%) IBM
2 43 (59.72%) SAN
3 33 (45.83%) AIX
3 33 (45.83%) Linux
4 25 (34.72%) Change Management
5 20 (27.78%) AS400
6 19 (26.39%) Solaris
7 17 (23.61%) iSeries
7 17 (23.61%) Data Centre
8 15 (20.83%) Banking
8 15 (20.83%) Retail
8 15 (20.83%) Asset Management
8 15 (20.83%) Hitachi
8 15 (20.83%) Process Management
9 14 (19.44%) OS/400
9 14 (19.44%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
9 14 (19.44%) High Availability
9 14 (19.44%) Performance Analysis
10 13 (18.06%) HPUX
11 12 (16.67%) Security Cleared
12 11 (15.28%) VMware Infrastructure
12 11 (15.28%) Finance
12 11 (15.28%) VMware
13 10 (13.89%) MS Excel
14 9 (12.50%) Red Hat
14 9 (12.50%) Shell Script
14 9 (12.50%) PowerHA
15 8 (11.11%) LPIC
15 8 (11.11%) Oracle

LPAR
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 28 May 2015, 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 5 (6.94%) Tomcat
2 1 (1.39%) Oracle Application Server
Applications
1 10 (13.89%) MS Excel
2 6 (8.33%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 6 (8.33%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 43 (59.72%) SAN
2 6 (8.33%) HTTP
2 6 (8.33%) SNMP
2 6 (8.33%) Fibre Channel
3 5 (6.94%) LAN
3 5 (6.94%) WAN
3 5 (6.94%) LDAP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (1.39%) Oracle Database
1 1 (1.39%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 4 (5.56%) Toad
General
1 15 (20.83%) Banking
1 15 (20.83%) Retail
2 11 (15.28%) Finance
3 1 (1.39%) Financial Institution
Job Titles
1 29 (40.28%) Administrator
2 20 (27.78%) Systems Administrator
3 19 (26.39%) AIX Administrator
4 16 (22.22%) AS400 Support
5 15 (20.83%) UNIX Technical Specialist
5 15 (20.83%) Technical Specialist
5 15 (20.83%) UNIX Specialist
6 14 (19.44%) Technical Support
7 11 (15.28%) UNIX Administrator
8 8 (11.11%) UNIX Systems Administrator
9 3 (4.17%) Linux Administrator
9 3 (4.17%) Java Developer
9 3 (4.17%) Senior Java Developer
9 3 (4.17%) Senior Developer
9 3 (4.17%) Developer
10 2 (2.78%) Systems Support
11 1 (1.39%) Backup Administrator
11 1 (1.39%) Technical Leader
11 1 (1.39%) Linux Technician
11 1 (1.39%) Team Leader
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (8.33%) Apache Axis
2 3 (4.17%) J2SE
Miscellaneous
1 20 (27.78%) AS400
2 17 (23.61%) iSeries
2 17 (23.61%) Data Centre
3 6 (8.33%) Computer Science
3 6 (8.33%) Enterprise Software
4 5 (6.94%) Analytical Skills
4 5 (6.94%) HACMP
5 2 (2.78%) Management Information System
6 1 (1.39%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 47 (65.28%) UNIX
2 33 (45.83%) AIX
2 33 (45.83%) Linux
3 19 (26.39%) Solaris
4 14 (19.44%) OS/400
4 14 (19.44%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 13 (18.06%) HPUX
6 7 (9.72%) Windows
7 5 (6.94%) Oracle Linux
8 1 (1.39%) Windows Server 2008
8 1 (1.39%) Windows 2000 Server
8 1 (1.39%) Ubuntu
8 1 (1.39%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 25 (34.72%) Change Management
2 15 (20.83%) Asset Management
2 15 (20.83%) Process Management
3 14 (19.44%) High Availability
3 14 (19.44%) Performance Analysis
4 6 (8.33%) OO
4 6 (8.33%) Performance Management
5 5 (6.94%) E-Commerce
5 5 (6.94%) ITIL
6 4 (5.56%) Security Management
6 4 (5.56%) Patch Management
6 4 (5.56%) Time Management
7 3 (4.17%) Software Licensing
8 2 (2.78%) Disaster Recovery
8 2 (2.78%) Resource Management
8 2 (2.78%) Capacity Planning
8 2 (2.78%) Capacity Management
9 1 (1.39%) SDLC
9 1 (1.39%) Configuration Management
9 1 (1.39%) Service Delivery
Programming Languages
1 9 (12.50%) Shell Script
2 6 (8.33%) Java
3 4 (5.56%) SQL
4 1 (1.39%) COBOL
Qualifications
1 12 (16.67%) Security Cleared
2 8 (11.11%) LPIC
3 5 (6.94%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (4.17%) QA
2 1 (1.39%) SLA
System Software
1 11 (15.28%) VMware Infrastructure
2 9 (12.50%) PowerHA
3 6 (8.33%) Hyper-V
4 2 (2.78%) Firmware
Systems Management
1 5 (6.94%) NetBackup
2 4 (5.56%) Foglight
3 3 (4.17%) Tivoli Storage Manager
4 1 (1.39%) yum
Vendors
1 43 (59.72%) IBM
2 15 (20.83%) Hitachi
3 11 (15.28%) VMware
4 9 (12.50%) Red Hat
5 8 (11.11%) Oracle
6 6 (8.33%) HP
7 5 (6.94%) Brocade
8 4 (5.56%) Sun
9 1 (1.39%) 3PAR
9 1 (1.39%) NetApp
9 1 (1.39%) Symantec
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