The table below looks at the prevalence of the term iSeries in IT jobs advertised for the Bedford region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited iSeries over the 3 months to 26 February 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
26 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
IBM iSeries
Bedfordshire / Bedford
Rank 26 37 47
Rank change year-on-year
+11 +10
Permanent jobs citing iSeries 5 7 3
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bedford 3.68% 3.40% 1.00%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 10.00% 8.33% 3.53%
Number of salaries quoted 5 6 1
Median salary £50,000 £53,000 £23,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
-5.66% +125.53%
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £40,000 £41,500
% change year-on-year
- -3.61%

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

Miscellaneous Category
Bedford
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Miscellaneous category
50 84 85
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bedford 36.76% 40.78% 28.43%
Number of salaries quoted 44 79 68
Median salary £50,000 £45,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+11.11% +5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £29,400 £30,000 £23,500
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £57,500 £56,050
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +6.25%

iSeries
Jobs Demand Trend in Bedford

The demand trend of job ads across the Bedford region citing iSeries as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in the Miscellaneous category.

iSeries Jobs Demand Trend in Bedford

iSeries
Salary Trend in Bedford

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

iSeries Salary Trend in Bedford

iSeries
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Bedford

For the 6 months to 26 February 2017, IT jobs citing iSeries 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 Bedford region with a requirement for iSeries.

1 8 (80.00%) SAN
1 8 (80.00%) Presales
2 5 (50.00%) VMware
2 5 (50.00%) Mainframe
2 5 (50.00%) Unix
2 5 (50.00%) WAN
3 4 (40.00%) Data Management
3 4 (40.00%) IBM
3 4 (40.00%) High Availability
3 4 (40.00%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
3 4 (40.00%) DDoS Mitigation
3 4 (40.00%) Data Encryption
4 3 (30.00%) CCMSE
4 3 (30.00%) CCSM
4 3 (30.00%) VCP6
4 3 (30.00%) VCAP
4 3 (30.00%) VCP5
4 3 (30.00%) Enterprise Software
4 3 (30.00%) VCDX
4 3 (30.00%) CCIE
4 3 (30.00%) CCNP
4 3 (30.00%) CCDP
4 3 (30.00%) Cisco
4 3 (30.00%) NetApp
4 3 (30.00%) CheckPoint
4 3 (30.00%) TOGAF
4 3 (30.00%) CCSE
4 3 (30.00%) Information Management
4 3 (30.00%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
4 3 (30.00%) Cisco Certification

iSeries
Top Related IT Skills in Bedford 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:

Applications
1 1 (10.00%) MS PowerPoint
Communications & Networking
1 8 (80.00%) SAN
2 5 (50.00%) WAN
3 1 (10.00%) LAN
Job Titles
1 5 (50.00%) Architect
1 5 (50.00%) Solutions Architect
1 5 (50.00%) Technical Engineer
2 4 (40.00%) Hardware Engineer
3 3 (30.00%) Infrastructure Architect
3 3 (30.00%) Infrastructure Solutions Architect
4 2 (20.00%) Cloud Architect
4 2 (20.00%) Cloud Infrastructure Architect
4 2 (20.00%) Cloud Solutions Architect
4 2 (20.00%) Support Engineer
4 2 (20.00%) Technical Architect
4 2 (20.00%) Technical Solutions Architect
4 2 (20.00%) Technical Support
4 2 (20.00%) Technical Support Engineer
4 2 (20.00%) VMware Architect
5 1 (10.00%) Consultant
5 1 (10.00%) IT Architect
5 1 (10.00%) IT Consultant
5 1 (10.00%) Presales Consultant
5 1 (10.00%) Server Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 5 (50.00%) Mainframe
2 4 (40.00%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
3 3 (30.00%) Enterprise Software
4 2 (20.00%) AS400
Operating Systems
1 5 (50.00%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (80.00%) Presales
2 4 (40.00%) Data Encryption
2 4 (40.00%) Data Management
2 4 (40.00%) DDoS Mitigation
2 4 (40.00%) High Availability
3 3 (30.00%) Information Management
3 3 (30.00%) TOGAF
4 1 (10.00%) Disaster Recovery
Qualifications
1 3 (30.00%) CCDP
1 3 (30.00%) CCIE
1 3 (30.00%) CCMSE
1 3 (30.00%) CCNP
1 3 (30.00%) CCSE
1 3 (30.00%) CCSM
1 3 (30.00%) Cisco Certification
1 3 (30.00%) VCAP
1 3 (30.00%) VCDX
1 3 (30.00%) VCP5
1 3 (30.00%) VCP6
1 3 (30.00%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
System Software
1 1 (10.00%) VMware Infrastructure
Vendors
1 5 (50.00%) VMware
2 4 (40.00%) IBM
3 3 (30.00%) CheckPoint
3 3 (30.00%) Cisco
3 3 (30.00%) NetApp
4 1 (10.00%) Citrix