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

Location
3 months to
28 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
LPAR
Rank 839 898 867
Rank change year-on-year
+59 -31
Permanent jobs citing LPAR 58 33 16
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.053% 0.028% 0.015%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 0.13% 0.071% 0.037%
Number of salaries quoted 49 22 10
Average salary £40,000 £67,500 £38,750
Average salary % change year-on-year
-40.74% +74.19%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £37,650 £35,250
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £72,500 £40,375
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £39,750 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+0.62% +6.00%

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
44231 46344 43835
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 40.29% 39.37% 40.25%
Number of salaries quoted 35117 36549 35302
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 £28,750 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £75,000 £75,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

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 July 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 July 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 +64 54 £40,000 -40.74% 3
East of England +26 19 £40,000 +6.66%
Bedfordshire +13 17 £40,000 +6.66%
South East +31 12 £37,250 -
South West - 10 £37,500 -
Gloucestershire - 10 £37,500 -
Surrey - 9 £37,000 -
Staines - 9 £37,000 -
Bedford - 6 £40,000 -
Birmingham -4 5 £43,250 +8.12% 1
West Midlands -15 5 £43,250 +8.12% 1
Cheltenham - 5 £35,000 -
Manchester - 4 £65,000 - 2
North West - 4 £65,000 - 2
Milton Keynes -13 3 £37,500 -
Buckinghamshire -14 3 £37,500 -
London +9 2 £57,500 -20.68%
Edinburgh - 2 £65,000 -
Hertfordshire - 2 - -
Scotland - 2 £65,000 -
West Yorkshire - 1 - -
Yorkshire - 1 - -
Midlands - 1 £40,000 -
Leeds - 1 - -

LPAR
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 28 July 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 48 (52.17%) UNIX
1 48 (52.17%) IBM
2 42 (45.65%) AS400
3 36 (39.13%) SAN
4 34 (36.96%) iSeries
5 33 (35.87%) AIX
6 30 (32.61%) Change Management
7 28 (30.43%) OS/400
8 27 (29.35%) Linux
8 27 (29.35%) Windows
9 26 (28.26%) High Availability
10 20 (21.74%) Finance
10 20 (21.74%) VMware
10 20 (21.74%) Oracle
11 19 (20.65%) SQL
12 18 (19.57%) Performance Analysis
13 17 (18.48%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
14 15 (16.30%) Banking
14 15 (16.30%) Retail
14 15 (16.30%) Asset Management
14 15 (16.30%) Data Centre
14 15 (16.30%) Hitachi
14 15 (16.30%) Process Management
15 13 (14.13%) Windows Server 2008
15 13 (14.13%) SQL Server
16 12 (13.04%) Red Hat
16 12 (13.04%) VMware Infrastructure
17 11 (11.96%) Solaris
17 11 (11.96%) HP
18 10 (10.87%) Oracle Database

LPAR
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 28 July 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 (5.43%) Tomcat
2 2 (2.17%) IBM Notes
Applications
1 7 (7.61%) MS Excel
1 7 (7.61%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 8 (8.70%) Oracle Applications
Cloud Services
1 3 (3.26%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 36 (39.13%) SAN
2 9 (9.78%) LAN
2 9 (9.78%) WAN
3 5 (5.43%) LDAP
4 3 (3.26%) Fibre Channel
4 3 (3.26%) HTTP
4 3 (3.26%) SNMP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 13 (14.13%) SQL Server
2 10 (10.87%) Oracle Database
3 8 (8.70%) SQL Server 2000
3 8 (8.70%) Oracle Database 11g
4 6 (6.52%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 6 (6.52%) Toad
General
1 20 (21.74%) Finance
2 15 (16.30%) Banking
2 15 (16.30%) Retail
3 8 (8.70%) Financial Institution
Job Titles
1 32 (34.78%) AS400 Support
2 23 (25.00%) Technical Support
3 21 (22.83%) Administrator
4 15 (16.30%) UNIX Technical Specialist
4 15 (16.30%) Technical Specialist
4 15 (16.30%) UNIX Specialist
5 14 (15.22%) Systems Administrator
5 14 (15.22%) UNIX Administrator
6 12 (13.04%) UNIX Systems Administrator
7 8 (8.70%) Applications Architect
7 8 (8.70%) Architect
8 7 (7.61%) AIX Administrator
9 6 (6.52%) Oracle Architect
10 5 (5.43%) Analyst
10 5 (5.43%) Support Analyst
11 4 (4.35%) Linux Administrator
12 2 (2.17%) Developer
12 2 (2.17%) Senior Developer
12 2 (2.17%) Systems Support
12 2 (2.17%) Senior Java Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (3.26%) Apache Axis
2 2 (2.17%) J2SE
Miscellaneous
1 42 (45.65%) AS400
2 34 (36.96%) iSeries
3 15 (16.30%) Data Centre
4 9 (9.78%) HACMP
5 6 (6.52%) Management Information System
6 5 (5.43%) Analytical Skills
7 3 (3.26%) Computer Science
7 3 (3.26%) Enterprise Software
Operating Systems
1 48 (52.17%) UNIX
2 33 (35.87%) AIX
3 28 (30.43%) OS/400
4 27 (29.35%) Linux
4 27 (29.35%) Windows
5 17 (18.48%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 13 (14.13%) Windows Server 2008
7 11 (11.96%) Solaris
8 9 (9.78%) Oracle Linux
9 5 (5.43%) Windows 2000 Server
9 5 (5.43%) Windows Server 2003
10 3 (3.26%) HPUX
11 1 (1.09%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 30 (32.61%) Change Management
2 26 (28.26%) High Availability
3 18 (19.57%) Performance Analysis
4 15 (16.30%) Asset Management
4 15 (16.30%) Process Management
5 9 (9.78%) Software Licensing
5 9 (9.78%) Patch Management
5 9 (9.78%) Security Management
5 9 (9.78%) ITIL
5 9 (9.78%) E-Commerce
6 8 (8.70%) Migration
7 6 (6.52%) Resource Management
8 5 (5.43%) Capacity Planning
8 5 (5.43%) SDLC
8 5 (5.43%) Configuration Management
9 4 (4.35%) Time Management
10 3 (3.26%) Performance Management
10 3 (3.26%) OO
11 2 (2.17%) Service Delivery
11 2 (2.17%) Disaster Recovery
Programming Languages
1 19 (20.65%) SQL
2 8 (8.70%) Shell Script
3 5 (5.43%) COBOL
4 3 (3.26%) Java
Qualifications
1 9 (9.78%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
2 8 (8.70%) LPIC
3 1 (1.09%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (1.09%) QA
1 1 (1.09%) SLA
System Software
1 12 (13.04%) VMware Infrastructure
2 9 (9.78%) PowerHA
3 8 (8.70%) VMware ESX
4 3 (3.26%) Hyper-V
5 2 (2.17%) Firmware
Systems Management
1 9 (9.78%) Oracle ZFS
1 9 (9.78%) NetBackup
2 6 (6.52%) Foglight
3 3 (3.26%) Tivoli Storage Manager
Vendors
1 48 (52.17%) IBM
2 20 (21.74%) VMware
2 20 (21.74%) Oracle
3 15 (16.30%) Hitachi
4 12 (13.04%) Red Hat
5 11 (11.96%) HP
6 9 (9.78%) Brocade
6 9 (9.78%) Sun
7 8 (8.70%) Microsoft
8 2 (2.17%) NetApp
8 2 (2.17%) Lotus
8 2 (2.17%) 3PAR
Manchester, Lancashire
Lloyds Banking Group
Posted: 4 days ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Spring Technology
Salary: £45000.00 per annum + Plus Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago