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 16 January 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
16 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
LPAR
UK
Rank 846 913 930
Rank change year-on-year
+67 +17
Permanent jobs citing LPAR 6 12 27
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.007% 0.012% 0.026%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 0.018% 0.029% 0.064%
Number of salaries quoted 6 10 20
Median salary £49,250 £54,400 £36,800
Median salary % change year-on-year
-9.46% +47.82%
90% offered a salary of more than £41,250 £49,250 £36,450
10% offered a salary of more than £52,750 £54,460 £40,325
UK excluding London median salary £49,250 £54,400 £36,800
% change year-on-year
-9.46% +47.82%

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
34167 41945 42372
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 40.59% 42.67% 40.51%
Number of salaries quoted 27815 33644 34377
Median salary £50,000 £50,000 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +5.26%
90% offered a salary of more than £29,000 £30,000 £28,000
10% offered a salary of more than £80,000 £75,000 £80,000
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 16 January 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 16 January 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 +79 5 £50,000 -
East of England +22 4 £50,250 +0.50%
Bedfordshire +16 4 £50,250 +0.50%
Bedford - 3 £50,000 -
Milton Keynes - 1 £47,500 -
Wales - 1 £35,000 -
South Wales - 1 £35,000 -
South East - 1 £47,500 -
Buckinghamshire - 1 £47,500 -

LPAR
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 16 January 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 (85.71%) Unix
1 6 (85.71%) AIX
1 6 (85.71%) Linux
2 5 (71.43%) SAN
2 5 (71.43%) Disaster Recovery
2 5 (71.43%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
2 5 (71.43%) PowerHA
2 5 (71.43%) Performance Analysis
3 4 (57.14%) High Availability
3 4 (57.14%) PCI DSS
3 4 (57.14%) Shell Script
3 4 (57.14%) ITIL
3 4 (57.14%) Red Hat
4 3 (42.86%) Tivoli Storage Manager
4 3 (42.86%) LPIC
5 2 (28.57%) VMware
5 2 (28.57%) VMware Infrastructure
5 2 (28.57%) CentOS
5 2 (28.57%) Virtual Machines
5 2 (28.57%) Tivoli
5 2 (28.57%) HPUX
5 2 (28.57%) Solaris
6 1 (14.29%) SQL
6 1 (14.29%) Oracle
6 1 (14.29%) SQL Server
6 1 (14.29%) MS Project
6 1 (14.29%) Web Services
6 1 (14.29%) IBM Notes
6 1 (14.29%) MS Excel
6 1 (14.29%) MS Visio

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:

Application Platforms
1 1 (14.29%) IBM Notes
1 1 (14.29%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 1 (14.29%) MS Excel
1 1 (14.29%) MS PowerPoint
1 1 (14.29%) MS Project
1 1 (14.29%) MS Visio
Cloud Services
1 1 (14.29%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 5 (71.43%) SAN
2 1 (14.29%) DNS
2 1 (14.29%) Firewall
2 1 (14.29%) LAN
2 1 (14.29%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (14.29%) SQL Server
General
1 1 (14.29%) French Language
1 1 (14.29%) Legal
Job Titles
1 4 (57.14%) Consultant
2 3 (42.86%) Unix Consultant
3 2 (28.57%) Administrator
3 2 (28.57%) AIX Administrator
3 2 (28.57%) Linux Consultant
4 1 (14.29%) AIX Consultant
4 1 (14.29%) AIX Systems Administrator
4 1 (14.29%) Linux Administrator
4 1 (14.29%) Solaris Administrator
4 1 (14.29%) Systems Administrator
4 1 (14.29%) Technical Consultant
4 1 (14.29%) Unix Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (14.29%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 1 (14.29%) Clustering
1 1 (14.29%) HACMP
Operating Systems
1 6 (85.71%) AIX
1 6 (85.71%) Linux
1 6 (85.71%) Unix
2 5 (71.43%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 2 (28.57%) CentOS
3 2 (28.57%) HPUX
3 2 (28.57%) Solaris
4 1 (14.29%) Debian
4 1 (14.29%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (71.43%) Disaster Recovery
1 5 (71.43%) Performance Analysis
2 4 (57.14%) High Availability
2 4 (57.14%) ITIL
3 1 (14.29%) Customer Engagement
3 1 (14.29%) Kalman Filter
3 1 (14.29%) Mentoring
3 1 (14.29%) PRINCE2
3 1 (14.29%) TOGAF
3 1 (14.29%) Virtual Environments
Programming Languages
1 4 (57.14%) Shell Script
2 1 (14.29%) SQL
Qualifications
1 3 (42.86%) LPIC
2 1 (14.29%) DV Cleared
2 1 (14.29%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (57.14%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 5 (71.43%) PowerHA
2 2 (28.57%) Virtual Machines
2 2 (28.57%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (14.29%) Active Directory
3 1 (14.29%) Hyper-V
3 1 (14.29%) VMware ESX
Systems Management
1 3 (42.86%) Tivoli Storage Manager
2 2 (28.57%) Tivoli
3 1 (14.29%) EMC NetWorker
3 1 (14.29%) Linux-HA
3 1 (14.29%) NetBackup
Vendors
1 4 (57.14%) Red Hat
2 2 (28.57%) VMware
3 1 (14.29%) Bloomberg
3 1 (14.29%) Citrix
3 1 (14.29%) CommVault
3 1 (14.29%) Lotus
3 1 (14.29%) Oracle
3 1 (14.29%) SunGard