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 12 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
12 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
LPAR
Rank - 209 190
Permanent jobs citing LPAR 0 6 7
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands - 0.12% 0.16%
As % of the Miscellaneous category - 0.36% 0.48%
Number of salaries quoted 0 6 7
Average salary - £40,000 £40,000
UK excluding London average salary £54,400 £36,800 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+47.82% -8.00%
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
1951 1654 1470
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 34.27% 32.69% 34.14%
Number of salaries quoted 1523 1419 1190
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £25,000 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £55,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -

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 30 Related IT Skills in the West Midlands

For the 6 months to 12 February 2016, 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 1 (50.00%) SQL
1 1 (50.00%) Oracle
1 1 (50.00%) SQL Server
1 1 (50.00%) Unix
1 1 (50.00%) Windows
1 1 (50.00%) AIX
1 1 (50.00%) Solaris
1 1 (50.00%) Linux
1 1 (50.00%) MS Visio
1 1 (50.00%) Toad
1 1 (50.00%) DNS
1 1 (50.00%) Microsoft
1 1 (50.00%) Active Directory
1 1 (50.00%) SunGard
1 1 (50.00%) HP
1 1 (50.00%) Citrix
1 1 (50.00%) CommVault
1 1 (50.00%) Windows Server 2003
1 1 (50.00%) Tivoli
1 1 (50.00%) Tivoli Storage Manager
1 1 (50.00%) Bloomberg
1 1 (50.00%) Firewall
1 1 (50.00%) Foglight
1 1 (50.00%) VMware
1 1 (50.00%) VMware ESX
1 1 (50.00%) NetBackup
1 1 (50.00%) MS PowerPoint
1 1 (50.00%) Xen
1 1 (50.00%) Microsoft Virtual Server
1 1 (50.00%) EMC NetWorker

LPAR
Top Related IT Skills in the West Midlands by Category

For the 6 months to 12 February 2016, 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.

Applications
1 1 (50.00%) MS PowerPoint
1 1 (50.00%) MS Visio
Communications & Networking
1 1 (50.00%) DNS
1 1 (50.00%) Firewall
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (50.00%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 1 (50.00%) Toad
Job Titles
1 1 (50.00%) Administrator
1 1 (50.00%) Consultant
1 1 (50.00%) Linux Administrator
1 1 (50.00%) Linux Systems Administrator
1 1 (50.00%) Systems Administrator
Operating Systems
1 1 (50.00%) AIX
1 1 (50.00%) CentOS
1 1 (50.00%) Linux
1 1 (50.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
1 1 (50.00%) Solaris
1 1 (50.00%) Unix
1 1 (50.00%) Windows
1 1 (50.00%) Windows Server 2003
1 1 (50.00%) Windows Server 2008
Programming Languages
1 1 (50.00%) SQL
System Software
1 1 (50.00%) Active Directory
1 1 (50.00%) Hyper-V
1 1 (50.00%) Microsoft Virtual Server
1 1 (50.00%) VMware ESX
1 1 (50.00%) VMware Infrastructure
1 1 (50.00%) Xen
Systems Management
1 1 (50.00%) EMC NetWorker
1 1 (50.00%) Foglight
1 1 (50.00%) NetBackup
1 1 (50.00%) Tivoli
1 1 (50.00%) Tivoli Storage Manager
Vendors
1 1 (50.00%) Bloomberg
1 1 (50.00%) Citrix
1 1 (50.00%) CommVault
1 1 (50.00%) HP
1 1 (50.00%) Microsoft
1 1 (50.00%) Oracle
1 1 (50.00%) SunGard
1 1 (50.00%) VMware