The table below looks at the prevalence of the term LPAR in IT jobs advertised for the West Midlands region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited LPAR over the 3 months to 19 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
19 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
LPAR
Rank - 210 197
Permanent jobs citing LPAR 0 1 7
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands - 0.018% 0.14%
As % of the Miscellaneous category - 0.056% 0.48%
Number of salaries quoted 0 1 7
Average salary - £40,000 £32,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +25.00%
UK excluding London average salary £36,000 £40,000 £34,000
% change year-on-year
-10.00% +17.64%
LPAR
England

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Miscellaneous category in permanent jobs advertised in the West Midlands region.

Miscellaneous Category
West Midlands
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Miscellaneous category
1678 1775 1455
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 29.96% 32.62% 30.03%
Number of salaries quoted 1394 1521 1272
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,500 £25,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £60,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%

LPAR
Jobs Demand Trend in the West Midlands

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing LPAR across the West Midlands region as a proportion of the total demand within the Miscellaneous category.

LPAR Jobs Demand Trend in the West Midlands

LPAR
Salary Trend in the West Midlands

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing LPAR across the West Midlands region.

LPAR Salary Trend in the West Midlands

LPAR
Top 19 Related IT Skills in the West Midlands

For the 6 months to 19 September 2014, IT jobs across the West Midlands region 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 9 (100.00%) UNIX
1 9 (100.00%) AIX
1 9 (100.00%) IBM
1 9 (100.00%) Linux
2 5 (55.56%) Finance
3 3 (33.33%) Oracle
3 3 (33.33%) Foglight
3 3 (33.33%) Toad
3 3 (33.33%) Oracle Application Server
3 3 (33.33%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 3 (33.33%) YUM
3 3 (33.33%) Capacity Management
3 3 (33.33%) Performance Analysis
3 3 (33.33%) SAN
3 3 (33.33%) Red Hat
3 3 (33.33%) HACMP
3 3 (33.33%) Shell Script
3 3 (33.33%) HPUX
3 3 (33.33%) Solaris

LPAR
Top Related IT Skills in the West Midlands by Category

For the 6 months to 19 September 2014, IT jobs across the West Midlands region 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 (33.33%) Oracle Application Server
Communications & Networking
1 3 (33.33%) SAN
Development Applications
1 3 (33.33%) Toad
General
1 5 (55.56%) Finance
Job Titles
1 9 (100.00%) Systems Administrator
1 9 (100.00%) Administrator
1 9 (100.00%) UNIX Systems Administrator
1 9 (100.00%) UNIX Administrator
2 7 (77.78%) AIX Administrator
Miscellaneous
1 3 (33.33%) HACMP
Operating Systems
1 9 (100.00%) UNIX
1 9 (100.00%) AIX
1 9 (100.00%) Linux
2 3 (33.33%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
2 3 (33.33%) HPUX
2 3 (33.33%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (33.33%) Capacity Management
1 3 (33.33%) Performance Analysis
Programming Languages
1 3 (33.33%) Shell Script
Systems Management
1 3 (33.33%) Foglight
1 3 (33.33%) YUM
Vendors
1 9 (100.00%) IBM
2 3 (33.33%) Red Hat
2 3 (33.33%) Oracle