The table below looks at the prevalence of the term LPAR in permanent job vacancies advertised in England. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited LPAR over the 3 months to 27 March 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
27 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
LPAR
UK / England
Rank - 923 899
Permanent jobs citing LPAR 0 9 32
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in England - 0.009% 0.032%
As % of the Miscellaneous category - 0.023% 0.081%
Number of salaries quoted 0 9 31
Median salary - £50,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - +25.00%  
UK excluding London median salary - £48,750 £40,000
% change year-on-year - +21.87%  

LPAR is in the generic IT skills category. The next table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies advertised in England with a requirement for generic IT skills.

Generic IT Skills
England
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for generic IT skills 30533 39840 39508
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in England 38.42% 41.10% 39.08%
Number of salaries quoted 24754 32234 31539
Median salary £50,000 £50,000 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year - +5.26%  
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £30,000 £28,000
10% offered a salary of more than £80,000 £75,000 £77,500
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year - +6.25%  

LPAR
Job Vacancy Trend in England

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in England citing LPAR as a proportion of all permanent or contract IT jobs with a match in the Miscellaneous category.

Job vacancy trend for LPAR in England

LPAR
Salary Trend in England

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing LPAR in England.

Salary trend for LPAR in England

LPAR
Top 20 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 27 March 2017, 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 across the England region with a requirement for LPAR.

1 5 (100.00%) Unix
1 5 (100.00%) SAN
1 5 (100.00%) PowerHA
1 5 (100.00%) Performance Analysis
2 4 (80.00%) PCI DSS
2 4 (80.00%) High Availability
2 4 (80.00%) AIX
2 4 (80.00%) Linux
2 4 (80.00%) Shell Script
2 4 (80.00%) Disaster Recovery
3 3 (60.00%) ITIL
3 3 (60.00%) LPIC
3 3 (60.00%) Red Hat
3 3 (60.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 2 (40.00%) Virtual Machines
4 2 (40.00%) Tivoli Storage Manager
5 1 (20.00%) HACMP
5 1 (20.00%) Tivoli
5 1 (20.00%) Mentoring
5 1 (20.00%) Linux-HA

LPAR
Top Related IT Skills in England 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:

Communications & Networking
1 5 (100.00%) SAN
Job Titles
1 3 (60.00%) Consultant
1 3 (60.00%) Unix Consultant
2 2 (40.00%) Linux Consultant
3 1 (20.00%) Administrator
3 1 (20.00%) AIX Administrator
3 1 (20.00%) AIX Consultant
3 1 (20.00%) AIX Systems Administrator
3 1 (20.00%) Systems Administrator
3 1 (20.00%) Technical Consultant
Miscellaneous
1 1 (20.00%) HACMP
Operating Systems
1 5 (100.00%) Unix
2 4 (80.00%) AIX
2 4 (80.00%) Linux
3 3 (60.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (100.00%) Performance Analysis
2 4 (80.00%) Disaster Recovery
2 4 (80.00%) High Availability
3 3 (60.00%) ITIL
4 1 (20.00%) Mentoring
Programming Languages
1 4 (80.00%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 3 (60.00%) LPIC
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (80.00%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 5 (100.00%) PowerHA
2 2 (40.00%) Virtual Machines
Systems Management
1 2 (40.00%) Tivoli Storage Manager
2 1 (20.00%) Linux-HA
2 1 (20.00%) Tivoli
Vendors
1 3 (60.00%) Red Hat