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 24 June 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

LPAR
UK / England
3 months to
24 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 851 899 898
Rank change year-on-year +48 -1  
Permanent jobs citing LPAR 6 10 53
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in England 0.007% 0.011% 0.051%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 0.017% 0.026% 0.12%
Number of salaries quoted 2 9 38
Median salary £60,000 £48,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +23.71% +21.25%  
UK excluding London median salary £60,000 £46,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year +30.43% +15.00%  

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 34953 38490 42789
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in England 42.27% 41.62% 41.14%
Number of salaries quoted 27451 31966 34479
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 £28,250
10% offered a salary of more than £80,000 £75,000 £80,000
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
Job Locations in England

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing LPAR within the England region over the 3 months to 24 June 2017. 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 Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
London +27 4 - -
South East - 2 £60,000 -
LPAR
UK

For the 6 months to 24 June 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 6 (100.00%) Linux
2 4 (66.67%) Shell Script
2 4 (66.67%) SAN
2 4 (66.67%) Veritas
2 4 (66.67%) Red Hat
2 4 (66.67%) LDAP
2 4 (66.67%) DHCP
2 4 (66.67%) FTP
2 4 (66.67%) NFS
2 4 (66.67%) ITIL
2 4 (66.67%) Unix
2 4 (66.67%) Change Management
2 4 (66.67%) Samba
2 4 (66.67%) Clustering
2 4 (66.67%) NAS
2 4 (66.67%) Veritas Volume Manager
2 4 (66.67%) tcpdump
2 4 (66.67%) Puppet
3 2 (33.33%) AIX
3 2 (33.33%) SQL
3 2 (33.33%) Oracle
3 2 (33.33%) DB2
3 2 (33.33%) IBM
3 2 (33.33%) Microsoft
3 2 (33.33%) Tivoli
3 2 (33.33%) Migration
4 1 (16.67%) Service Delivery
4 1 (16.67%) Finance
4 1 (16.67%) PowerHA
4 1 (16.67%) Mentoring

LPAR
Co-occurring 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 4 (66.67%) DHCP
1 4 (66.67%) FTP
1 4 (66.67%) LDAP
1 4 (66.67%) NAS
1 4 (66.67%) SAN
1 4 (66.67%) tcpdump
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (33.33%) DB2
General
1 1 (16.67%) Finance
Job Titles
1 6 (100.00%) Consultant
2 4 (66.67%) Administrator
2 4 (66.67%) Linux Administrator
2 4 (66.67%) Linux Consultant
3 2 (33.33%) Migration Consultant
3 2 (33.33%) Senior Consultant
4 1 (16.67%) Data Centre Consultant
4 1 (16.67%) Data Consultant
4 1 (16.67%) Data Migration Consultant
Miscellaneous
1 4 (66.67%) Clustering
2 1 (16.67%) Data Centre
Operating Systems
1 6 (100.00%) Linux
2 4 (66.67%) Unix
3 2 (33.33%) AIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (66.67%) Change Management
1 4 (66.67%) ITIL
2 2 (33.33%) Migration
3 1 (16.67%) Converged Infrastructure
3 1 (16.67%) Mentoring
3 1 (16.67%) Service Delivery
Programming Languages
1 4 (66.67%) Shell Script
2 2 (33.33%) SQL
System Software
1 4 (66.67%) NFS
1 4 (66.67%) Samba
1 4 (66.67%) Veritas Volume Manager
2 1 (16.67%) PowerHA
Systems Management
1 4 (66.67%) Puppet
2 2 (33.33%) Tivoli
Vendors
1 4 (66.67%) Red Hat
1 4 (66.67%) Veritas
2 2 (33.33%) IBM
2 2 (33.33%) Microsoft
2 2 (33.33%) Oracle