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 1 October 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
1 Oct 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
LPAR
Rank 889 937 937
Rank change year-on-year
+48 0
Permanent jobs citing LPAR 1 26 42
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.001% 0.024% 0.037%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 0.003% 0.056% 0.092%
Number of salaries quoted 1 19 36
Median salary £52,500 £42,000 £72,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+25.00% -42.06%
UK excluding London median salary £52,500 £40,000 £36,000
% change year-on-year
+31.25% +11.11%

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
38441 46086 45767
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 40.90% 42.37% 40.11%
Number of salaries quoted 31407 37104 35771
Median salary £50,000 £50,000 £46,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +7.52%
90% offered a salary of more than £29,000 £28,500 £28,000
10% offered a salary of more than £80,000 £73,500 £77,500
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £41,674 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+1.98% +4.18%

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
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 1 October 2016, 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 11 (100.00%) Linux
2 10 (90.91%) AIX
2 10 (90.91%) Tivoli Storage Manager
2 10 (90.91%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 8 (72.73%) Tivoli
4 6 (54.55%) Shell Script
5 5 (45.45%) Red Hat
5 5 (45.45%) DNS
5 5 (45.45%) SAN
5 5 (45.45%) CommVault
5 5 (45.45%) MS Visio
5 5 (45.45%) Active Directory
5 5 (45.45%) SunGard
5 5 (45.45%) Unix
5 5 (45.45%) Solaris
5 5 (45.45%) SQL
5 5 (45.45%) Oracle
5 5 (45.45%) SQL Server
5 5 (45.45%) MS PowerPoint
5 5 (45.45%) Firewall
5 5 (45.45%) VMware
5 5 (45.45%) VMware ESX
5 5 (45.45%) NetBackup
5 5 (45.45%) Cloud Computing
5 5 (45.45%) Hyper-V
5 5 (45.45%) Customer Engagement
5 5 (45.45%) EMC NetWorker
5 5 (45.45%) VMware Infrastructure
5 5 (45.45%) CentOS
5 5 (45.45%) High Availability

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 2 (18.18%) IBM Notes
1 2 (18.18%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 5 (45.45%) MS PowerPoint
1 5 (45.45%) MS Visio
2 4 (36.36%) MS Excel
3 2 (18.18%) MS Office
3 2 (18.18%) MS Project
Cloud Services
1 5 (45.45%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 5 (45.45%) DNS
1 5 (45.45%) Firewall
1 5 (45.45%) SAN
2 2 (18.18%) LAN
2 2 (18.18%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (45.45%) SQL Server
General
1 2 (18.18%) French Language
Job Titles
1 3 (27.27%) Architect
1 3 (27.27%) Consultant
1 3 (27.27%) Solutions Architect
2 2 (18.18%) Administrator
2 2 (18.18%) AIX Administrator
2 2 (18.18%) AIX Systems Administrator
2 2 (18.18%) Senior AIX Systems Administrator
2 2 (18.18%) Senior Systems Administrator
2 2 (18.18%) Senior Technician
2 2 (18.18%) Systems Administrator
3 1 (9.09%) AIX Consultant
3 1 (9.09%) AIX Engineer
3 1 (9.09%) AIX Specialist
3 1 (9.09%) Database Architect
3 1 (9.09%) SQL Server Architect
3 1 (9.09%) Storage Consultant
3 1 (9.09%) Storage Manager
3 1 (9.09%) Storage Specialist
3 1 (9.09%) Tivoli Specialist
3 1 (9.09%) Unix Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (18.18%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 2 (18.18%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 11 (100.00%) Linux
2 10 (90.91%) AIX
2 10 (90.91%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 5 (45.45%) CentOS
3 5 (45.45%) Solaris
3 5 (45.45%) Unix
4 3 (27.27%) Windows
4 3 (27.27%) Windows Server 2003
4 3 (27.27%) Windows Server 2008
5 2 (18.18%) HPUX
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (45.45%) Customer Engagement
1 5 (45.45%) High Availability
1 5 (45.45%) Performance Analysis
1 5 (45.45%) Virtual Environments
2 4 (36.36%) Disaster Recovery
3 3 (27.27%) Server Building
4 2 (18.18%) Change Control
4 2 (18.18%) ITIL
4 2 (18.18%) Kalman Filter
4 2 (18.18%) Presales
4 2 (18.18%) PRINCE2
4 2 (18.18%) Service Delivery
4 2 (18.18%) Time Management
4 2 (18.18%) TOGAF
5 1 (9.09%) Security Patching
Programming Languages
1 6 (54.55%) Shell Script
2 5 (45.45%) SQL
Qualifications
1 2 (18.18%) LPIC
System Software
1 5 (45.45%) Active Directory
1 5 (45.45%) Hyper-V
1 5 (45.45%) PowerHA
1 5 (45.45%) VMware ESX
1 5 (45.45%) VMware Infrastructure
2 3 (27.27%) Microsoft Virtual Server
2 3 (27.27%) Virtual Servers
2 3 (27.27%) Xen
Systems Management
1 10 (90.91%) Tivoli Storage Manager
2 8 (72.73%) Tivoli
3 5 (45.45%) EMC NetWorker
3 5 (45.45%) NetBackup
4 3 (27.27%) Linux-HA
Vendors
1 5 (45.45%) CommVault
1 5 (45.45%) Oracle
1 5 (45.45%) Red Hat
1 5 (45.45%) SunGard
1 5 (45.45%) VMware
2 4 (36.36%) HP
3 3 (27.27%) Microsoft
4 2 (18.18%) Bloomberg
4 2 (18.18%) Citrix
4 2 (18.18%) Lotus