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 21 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
21 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
LPAR
Rank 862 857 863
Rank change year-on-year
-5 +6
Permanent jobs citing LPAR 39 13 37
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.033% 0.012% 0.032%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 0.11% 0.037% 0.095%
Number of salaries quoted 28 9 24
Average salary £39,750 £40,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-0.62% +14.28%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,900 £36,000 £32,000
10% offered a salary of more than £105,000 £45,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £36,000 £40,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year
-10.00% +14.28%

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
36390 35427 38997
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 31.06% 33.04% 33.27%
Number of salaries quoted 28582 28591 32932
Average salary £47,500 £46,000 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+3.26% +2.22%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,000 £27,500 £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 21 August 2014 within the UK.

LPAR Salary Histogram in the UK

LPAR
Top 16 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 21 August 2014. 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 +1 38 £39,750 -0.62% 1
London -10 13 £72,500 +45.00%
Buckinghamshire 0 10 £28,000 -22.22%
Milton Keynes -3 10 £28,000 -22.22%
South East -17 10 £28,000 -22.22%
East of England -11 7 £36,750 - 1
Bedfordshire - 7 £36,750 - 1
South West - 6 £36,000 -
Gloucestershire - 6 £36,000 -
Cheltenham - 5 £36,000 -
Bedford - 3 £27,000 - 1
Birmingham +1 1 £40,000 -
West Midlands -8 1 £40,000 -
Northampton - 1 £39,000 -
Northamptonshire - 1 £39,000 -
East Midlands - 1 £39,000 -

LPAR
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 21 August 2014, 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 46 (66.67%) AIX
2 45 (65.22%) UNIX
3 35 (50.72%) Red Hat
4 32 (46.38%) IBM
5 31 (44.93%) Solaris
6 29 (42.03%) Linux
6 29 (42.03%) Configuration Management
7 23 (33.33%) Tivoli Storage Manager
8 22 (31.88%) LDAP
8 22 (31.88%) NFS
8 22 (31.88%) TCP/IP
8 22 (31.88%) DNS
8 22 (31.88%) Banking
8 22 (31.88%) Performance Management
8 22 (31.88%) DLPAR
8 22 (31.88%) Performance Tuning
9 18 (26.09%) Perl
9 18 (26.09%) EMC
9 18 (26.09%) Korn
10 17 (24.64%) Python
10 17 (24.64%) Hitachi
10 17 (24.64%) Tivoli
10 17 (24.64%) SSH
10 17 (24.64%) Bash Shell
10 17 (24.64%) Puppet
10 17 (24.64%) CFEngine
10 17 (24.64%) Opscode Chef
10 17 (24.64%) Performance Analysis
11 14 (20.29%) iSeries
11 14 (20.29%) Capacity Planning

LPAR
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 21 August 2014, 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 3 (4.35%) Oracle Application Server
2 2 (2.90%) WebLogic
2 2 (2.90%) Tomcat
3 1 (1.45%) Lotus Domino
3 1 (1.45%) WebSphere
Applications
1 1 (1.45%) MS Office
1 1 (1.45%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 22 (31.88%) LDAP
1 22 (31.88%) TCP/IP
1 22 (31.88%) DNS
2 17 (24.64%) SSH
3 9 (13.04%) SAN
4 1 (1.45%) Broadband
4 1 (1.45%) FCoE
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (4.35%) SQL Server
2 2 (2.90%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 3 (4.35%) Toad
General
1 22 (31.88%) Banking
2 13 (18.84%) Finance
3 10 (14.49%) Legal
4 1 (1.45%) Financial Institution
4 1 (1.45%) French Language
4 1 (1.45%) German Language
4 1 (1.45%) Luxembourgish Language
Job Titles
1 30 (43.48%) Administrator
2 24 (34.78%) Systems Administrator
3 22 (31.88%) UNIX Administrator
4 16 (23.19%) UNIX Systems Administrator
5 14 (20.29%) UNIX Engineer
6 13 (18.84%) AIX Administrator
7 12 (17.39%) UNIX Support
7 12 (17.39%) AS400 Support
8 8 (11.59%) Linux Administrator
8 8 (11.59%) Linux Systems Administrator
9 6 (8.70%) Solaris Systems Administrator
9 6 (8.70%) Support Analyst
9 6 (8.70%) Technical Support
9 6 (8.70%) Analyst
9 6 (8.70%) Solaris Administrator
10 5 (7.25%) UNIX Team Leader
10 5 (7.25%) Team Leader
11 4 (5.80%) Windows Systems Administrator
11 4 (5.80%) Windows Administrator
12 3 (4.35%) Senior Technician
Miscellaneous
1 22 (31.88%) DLPAR
2 14 (20.29%) iSeries
3 13 (18.84%) Management Information System
3 13 (18.84%) AS400
4 4 (5.80%) HACMP
5 3 (4.35%) Firmware
6 1 (1.45%) Clustering
Operating Systems
1 46 (66.67%) AIX
2 45 (65.22%) UNIX
3 31 (44.93%) Solaris
4 29 (42.03%) Linux
5 12 (17.39%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 10 (14.49%) Windows Server 2008
6 10 (14.49%) Windows Server 2003
6 10 (14.49%) Windows
7 7 (10.14%) HPUX
8 6 (8.70%) Windows 2000 Server
9 5 (7.25%) OS/400
10 2 (2.90%) SUSE
Processes & Methodologies
1 29 (42.03%) Configuration Management
2 22 (31.88%) Performance Management
2 22 (31.88%) Performance Tuning
3 17 (24.64%) Performance Analysis
4 14 (20.29%) Capacity Planning
5 13 (18.84%) Disaster Recovery
6 10 (14.49%) Validation
6 10 (14.49%) ITIL
6 10 (14.49%) Root Cause Analysis
7 5 (7.25%) High Availability
7 5 (7.25%) Project Management
8 4 (5.80%) Change Management
8 4 (5.80%) Resource Management
9 3 (4.35%) Capacity Management
10 2 (2.90%) Migration
10 2 (2.90%) SOA
11 1 (1.45%) Time Management
11 1 (1.45%) Data Migration
Programming Languages
1 18 (26.09%) Perl
1 18 (26.09%) Korn
2 17 (24.64%) Bash Shell
2 17 (24.64%) Python
3 12 (17.39%) Shell Script
4 11 (15.94%) SQL
5 3 (4.35%) COBOL
6 1 (1.45%) RPG
6 1 (1.45%) RPG IV
6 1 (1.45%) sed
6 1 (1.45%) AWK
Qualifications
1 4 (5.80%) LPIC
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (1.45%) SLA
System Software
1 22 (31.88%) NFS
2 10 (14.49%) VMware Infrastructure
3 8 (11.59%) KVM
4 5 (7.25%) PowerHA
5 4 (5.80%) XenApp
6 1 (1.45%) Veritas Volume Manager
6 1 (1.45%) Veritas Cluster Server
6 1 (1.45%) GPFS
Systems Management
1 23 (33.33%) Tivoli Storage Manager
2 17 (24.64%) Puppet
2 17 (24.64%) CFEngine
2 17 (24.64%) Tivoli
2 17 (24.64%) Opscode Chef
3 3 (4.35%) Red Hat Satellite
3 3 (4.35%) Foglight
3 3 (4.35%) YUM
4 1 (1.45%) Nagios
Vendors
1 35 (50.72%) Red Hat
2 32 (46.38%) IBM
3 18 (26.09%) EMC
4 17 (24.64%) Hitachi
5 10 (14.49%) HP
5 10 (14.49%) Cisco
5 10 (14.49%) VMware
6 6 (8.70%) Oracle
7 5 (7.25%) Sun
8 4 (5.80%) Citrix
9 1 (1.45%) 3PAR
9 1 (1.45%) Symantec
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Salary: £28,000 per annum Car Allowance + Benefits
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