The table below looks at the prevalence of the term LPAR in IT jobs advertised across the UK. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited LPAR over the 3 months to 19 February 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
19 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
LPAR
UK
Rank 843 933 917
Rank change year-on-year
+90 -16
Permanent jobs citing LPAR 6 5 36
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.007% 0.005% 0.034%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 0.018% 0.011% 0.083%
Number of salaries quoted 6 5 35
Median salary £49,250 £54,400 £38,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
-9.46% +41.29%
90% offered a salary of more than £41,250 £50,000 £36,620
10% offered a salary of more than £52,750 £55,000 £44,300
UK excluding London median salary £49,250 £50,000 £36,800
% change year-on-year
-1.50% +35.86%

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
33918 43784 43264
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 40.65% 42.79% 40.66%
Number of salaries quoted 27559 35110 34847
Median salary £50,000 £50,000 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +5.26%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,500 £30,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £80,000 £75,000 £77,500
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +6.25%

LPAR
Jobs Demand Trend

The demand trend of job ads citing LPAR as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in 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 19 February 2017 within the UK.

LPAR Salary Histogram in the UK

LPAR
Top 9 Job Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing LPAR within the UK over the 3 months to 19 February 2017. 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 Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
England +106 5 £50,000 -4.76%
East of England +26 4 £50,250 +0.50%
Bedfordshire +19 4 £50,250 +0.50%
Bedford - 3 £50,000 -
Milton Keynes - 1 £47,500 -
Buckinghamshire - 1 £47,500 -
South Wales - 1 £35,000 -
South East - 1 £47,500 -
Wales - 1 £35,000 -

LPAR
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 19 February 2017, IT jobs citing LPAR also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads with a requirement for LPAR.

1 6 (100.00%) Unix
2 5 (83.33%) AIX
2 5 (83.33%) Linux
2 5 (83.33%) SAN
2 5 (83.33%) PowerHA
2 5 (83.33%) Performance Analysis
3 4 (66.67%) High Availability
3 4 (66.67%) Red Hat
3 4 (66.67%) Shell Script
3 4 (66.67%) Disaster Recovery
3 4 (66.67%) PCI DSS
3 4 (66.67%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 3 (50.00%) LPIC
4 3 (50.00%) ITIL
5 2 (33.33%) Tivoli Storage Manager
5 2 (33.33%) Virtual Machines
6 1 (16.67%) Mentoring
6 1 (16.67%) Linux-HA
6 1 (16.67%) Legal
6 1 (16.67%) Debian
6 1 (16.67%) VMware
6 1 (16.67%) Clustering
6 1 (16.67%) Ubuntu
6 1 (16.67%) DV Cleared
6 1 (16.67%) Security Cleared
6 1 (16.67%) VMware Infrastructure
6 1 (16.67%) CentOS
6 1 (16.67%) HACMP
6 1 (16.67%) Tivoli
6 1 (16.67%) HPUX

LPAR
Top Related IT Skills by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Communications & Networking
1 5 (83.33%) SAN
General
1 1 (16.67%) Legal
Job Titles
1 3 (50.00%) Consultant
1 3 (50.00%) Unix Consultant
2 2 (33.33%) Administrator
2 2 (33.33%) AIX Administrator
2 2 (33.33%) Linux Consultant
3 1 (16.67%) AIX Consultant
3 1 (16.67%) AIX Systems Administrator
3 1 (16.67%) Linux Administrator
3 1 (16.67%) Solaris Administrator
3 1 (16.67%) Systems Administrator
3 1 (16.67%) Technical Consultant
3 1 (16.67%) Unix Administrator
Miscellaneous
1 1 (16.67%) Clustering
1 1 (16.67%) HACMP
Operating Systems
1 6 (100.00%) Unix
2 5 (83.33%) AIX
2 5 (83.33%) Linux
3 4 (66.67%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 1 (16.67%) CentOS
4 1 (16.67%) Debian
4 1 (16.67%) HPUX
4 1 (16.67%) Solaris
4 1 (16.67%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (83.33%) Performance Analysis
2 4 (66.67%) Disaster Recovery
2 4 (66.67%) High Availability
3 3 (50.00%) ITIL
4 1 (16.67%) Mentoring
Programming Languages
1 4 (66.67%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 3 (50.00%) LPIC
2 1 (16.67%) DV Cleared
2 1 (16.67%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (66.67%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 5 (83.33%) PowerHA
2 2 (33.33%) Virtual Machines
3 1 (16.67%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 2 (33.33%) Tivoli Storage Manager
2 1 (16.67%) Linux-HA
2 1 (16.67%) Tivoli
Vendors
1 4 (66.67%) Red Hat
2 1 (16.67%) VMware