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 24 April 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
24 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
LPAR
Rank 855 911 883
Rank change year-on-year
+56 -28
Permanent jobs citing LPAR 35 22 21
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.032% 0.018% 0.019%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 0.082% 0.046% 0.048%
Number of salaries quoted 21 12 18
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £37,600 £36,750
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £49,750 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%

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
42537 47814 43368
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 38.45% 39.82% 38.62%
Number of salaries quoted 33559 37750 35151
Average salary £47,500 £46,500 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+2.15% +3.33%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,000 £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 £38,000
% change year-on-year
- +5.26%

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 24 April 2015 within the UK.

LPAR Salary Histogram in the UK

LPAR
Top 22 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 24 April 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
England +22 31 £40,000 - 5
East of England +33 13 £40,000 +6.66% 3
Bedfordshire - 13 £40,000 - 2
Yorkshire - 5 £36,800 - 1
Birmingham -14 4 £42,500 +6.25%
West Midlands -29 4 £42,500 +6.25%
Scotland - 4 - - 1
Edinburgh - 4 - - 1
Leeds - 4 - - 1
North West - 4 - - 1
Manchester - 4 - - 1
Bedford - 4 £30,000 - 1
West Yorkshire - 4 - - 1
London +21 2 £80,000 +36.17%
East Midlands +18 2 £40,000 +3.89%
Northamptonshire +1 2 £40,000 +3.89%
Northampton -5 2 £40,000 +3.89%
South East +14 1 £40,000 -15.78%
Sheffield - 1 £36,800 -
South Yorkshire - 1 £36,800 -
Surrey - 1 £40,000 -
Guildford - 1 £40,000 -

LPAR
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 24 April 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 45 (67.16%) UNIX
2 39 (58.21%) SAN
3 38 (56.72%) IBM
4 33 (49.25%) AIX
4 33 (49.25%) Linux
5 20 (29.85%) Solaris
6 18 (26.87%) Change Management
7 16 (23.88%) HPUX
7 16 (23.88%) Security Cleared
8 14 (20.90%) iSeries
8 14 (20.90%) AS400
9 13 (19.40%) OS/400
9 13 (19.40%) High Availability
9 13 (19.40%) Performance Analysis
10 12 (17.91%) Banking
10 12 (17.91%) Retail
10 12 (17.91%) Asset Management
10 12 (17.91%) Process Management
10 12 (17.91%) Hitachi
11 11 (16.42%) VMware
11 11 (16.42%) VMware Infrastructure
11 11 (16.42%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
12 9 (13.43%) Finance
13 8 (11.94%) Shell Script
13 8 (11.94%) MS Excel
13 8 (11.94%) PowerHA
14 7 (10.45%) LPIC
14 7 (10.45%) HP
14 7 (10.45%) Red Hat
15 6 (8.96%) Windows

LPAR
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 24 April 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 4 (5.97%) Tomcat
2 1 (1.49%) Oracle Application Server
2 1 (1.49%) Apache
Applications
1 8 (11.94%) MS Excel
2 5 (7.46%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 5 (7.46%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 39 (58.21%) SAN
2 5 (7.46%) Fibre Channel
2 5 (7.46%) LDAP
2 5 (7.46%) HTTP
2 5 (7.46%) SNMP
3 3 (4.48%) LAN
3 3 (4.48%) WAN
4 1 (1.49%) DNS
4 1 (1.49%) NAS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (1.49%) DB2
1 1 (1.49%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 4 (5.97%) Toad
General
1 12 (17.91%) Banking
1 12 (17.91%) Retail
2 9 (13.43%) Finance
3 3 (4.48%) Legal
Job Titles
1 32 (47.76%) Administrator
2 21 (31.34%) AIX Administrator
3 20 (29.85%) Systems Administrator
4 13 (19.40%) Technical Support
5 12 (17.91%) Technical Specialist
5 12 (17.91%) UNIX Specialist
5 12 (17.91%) AS400 Support
5 12 (17.91%) UNIX Technical Specialist
6 10 (14.93%) UNIX Administrator
7 7 (10.45%) UNIX Systems Administrator
8 3 (4.48%) Linux Administrator
8 3 (4.48%) Wintel Administrator
9 2 (2.99%) Senior Java Developer
9 2 (2.99%) Java Developer
9 2 (2.99%) Senior Developer
9 2 (2.99%) Developer
10 1 (1.49%) Consultant
10 1 (1.49%) Architect
10 1 (1.49%) Technical Administrator
10 1 (1.49%) Team Leader
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (7.46%) Apache Axis
2 2 (2.99%) J2SE
Miscellaneous
1 14 (20.90%) AS400
1 14 (20.90%) iSeries
2 5 (7.46%) Enterprise Software
2 5 (7.46%) Computer Science
3 4 (5.97%) Analytical Skills
4 3 (4.48%) HACMP
5 2 (2.99%) DLPAR
6 1 (1.49%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 45 (67.16%) UNIX
2 33 (49.25%) AIX
2 33 (49.25%) Linux
3 20 (29.85%) Solaris
4 16 (23.88%) HPUX
5 13 (19.40%) OS/400
6 11 (16.42%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 6 (8.96%) Windows
8 3 (4.48%) Windows Server 2003
8 3 (4.48%) Oracle Linux
8 3 (4.48%) Windows Server 2008
9 1 (1.49%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 18 (26.87%) Change Management
2 13 (19.40%) High Availability
2 13 (19.40%) Performance Analysis
3 12 (17.91%) Asset Management
3 12 (17.91%) Process Management
4 6 (8.96%) Capacity Planning
5 5 (7.46%) Performance Management
5 5 (7.46%) OO
5 5 (7.46%) Disaster Recovery
6 3 (4.48%) E-Commerce
6 3 (4.48%) Configuration Management
6 3 (4.48%) ITIL
6 3 (4.48%) Validation
6 3 (4.48%) Root Cause Analysis
6 3 (4.48%) Time Management
7 2 (2.99%) Capacity Management
7 2 (2.99%) Migration
7 2 (2.99%) Resource Management
7 2 (2.99%) Security Management
8 1 (1.49%) Risk Management
Programming Languages
1 8 (11.94%) Shell Script
2 5 (7.46%) Java
3 2 (2.99%) SQL
4 1 (1.49%) Python
4 1 (1.49%) Perl
Qualifications
1 16 (23.88%) Security Cleared
2 7 (10.45%) LPIC
3 3 (4.48%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (4.48%) QA
System Software
1 11 (16.42%) VMware Infrastructure
2 8 (11.94%) PowerHA
3 5 (7.46%) Hyper-V
4 3 (4.48%) XenApp
4 3 (4.48%) Active Directory
4 3 (4.48%) KVM
5 2 (2.99%) Samba
6 1 (1.49%) GPFS
Systems Management
1 4 (5.97%) Foglight
2 3 (4.48%) NetBackup
2 3 (4.48%) Tivoli Storage Manager
3 1 (1.49%) yum
Vendors
1 38 (56.72%) IBM
2 12 (17.91%) Hitachi
3 11 (16.42%) VMware
4 7 (10.45%) Red Hat
4 7 (10.45%) HP
5 6 (8.96%) Oracle
6 3 (4.48%) Cisco
6 3 (4.48%) Citrix
6 3 (4.48%) Brocade
7 2 (2.99%) Sun
8 1 (1.49%) NetApp
8 1 (1.49%) Veritas
8 1 (1.49%) 3PAR
8 1 (1.49%) Symantec
Bedfordshire
Polar Recruitment
Salary: £35000 per annum + + Car (5K) + Bonus (7K) + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Bedford, Bedfordshire
Advancing People Recruitment
Posted: 18 days ago
Edinburgh
Lloyds Banking Group
Posted: 27 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Lloyds Banking Group
Posted: 27 days ago
Leeds
Lloyds Banking Group
Posted: 27 days ago