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 average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited iSeries over the 3 months to 13 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
13 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
IBM iSeries
Rank 35 50 59
Rank change year-on-year
+15 +9
Permanent jobs citing iSeries 11 3 5
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bedford 4.87% 0.96% 1.30%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 11.96% 3.06% 2.60%
Number of salaries quoted 10 1 3
Average salary £53,000 £23,500 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+125.53% -44.70%
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £42,500 £33,500
% change year-on-year
-5.88% +26.86%
iSeries
Bedfordshire

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
92 98 192
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bedford 40.71% 31.51% 49.74%
Number of salaries quoted 85 82 163
Average salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.88% -
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £22,500 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £58,500 £60,000 £62,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -

iSeries
Jobs Demand Trend in Bedford

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing iSeries across the Bedford region as a proportion of the total demand within 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
Salary Histogram in Bedford

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing iSeries across the Bedford region over the 3 months to 13 February 2016.

iSeries Salary Histogram in Bedford

iSeries
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Bedford

For the 6 months to 13 February 2016, IT jobs across the Bedford region citing iSeries 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 iSeries.

1 16 (59.26%) Unix
2 15 (55.56%) VMware
3 14 (51.85%) High Availability
4 13 (48.15%) ITIL
4 13 (48.15%) WAN
5 12 (44.44%) SAN
6 10 (37.04%) Service Delivery
6 10 (37.04%) Data Management
6 10 (37.04%) Information Management
6 10 (37.04%) Enterprise Software
7 9 (33.33%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
7 9 (33.33%) DDoS Mitigation
7 9 (33.33%) Presales
7 9 (33.33%) OS/400
8 8 (29.63%) Use Case
9 7 (25.93%) Intel
9 7 (25.93%) Flash
9 7 (25.93%) Data Centre
9 7 (25.93%) Performance Analysis
10 6 (22.22%) IBM
10 6 (22.22%) AS400
10 6 (22.22%) VMware Infrastructure
11 5 (18.52%) MS PowerPoint
11 5 (18.52%) Project Management
11 5 (18.52%) SLA
12 4 (14.81%) IBM Notes
12 4 (14.81%) Lotus
12 4 (14.81%) Business Analysis
12 4 (14.81%) Time Management
12 4 (14.81%) Service Management

iSeries
Top Related IT Skills in Bedford by Category

For the 6 months to 13 February 2016, IT jobs across the Bedford region citing iSeries 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 iSeries. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 4 (14.81%) IBM Notes
2 3 (11.11%) IBM Domino
2 3 (11.11%) MQSeries
2 3 (11.11%) WebSphere
Applications
1 5 (18.52%) MS PowerPoint
2 2 (7.41%) MS Excel
2 2 (7.41%) MS Office
Communications & Networking
1 13 (48.15%) WAN
2 12 (44.44%) SAN
3 1 (3.70%) DHCP
3 1 (3.70%) DNS
3 1 (3.70%) TCP/IP
General
1 2 (7.41%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 14 (51.85%) Architect
1 14 (51.85%) Solutions Architect
2 8 (29.63%) Consultant
3 6 (22.22%) Infrastructure Architect
3 6 (22.22%) Infrastructure Solutions Architect
4 4 (14.81%) Presales Solution Architect
4 4 (14.81%) Technical Architect
4 4 (14.81%) Technical Solutions Architect
5 3 (11.11%) Cloud Infrastructure Architect
5 3 (11.11%) Cloud Solutions Architect
5 3 (11.11%) Delivery Manager
5 3 (11.11%) Service Manager
5 3 (11.11%) Services Delivery Manager
5 3 (11.11%) Technical Consultant
5 3 (11.11%) VMware Architect
6 2 (7.41%) Team Leader
7 1 (3.70%) Data Centre Manager
7 1 (3.70%) Implementation Consultant
7 1 (3.70%) ITIL Manager
7 1 (3.70%) Service Desk Team Leader
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (25.93%) Flash
Miscellaneous
1 10 (37.04%) Enterprise Software
2 9 (33.33%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
3 7 (25.93%) Data Centre
4 6 (22.22%) AS400
5 4 (14.81%) Management Information System
6 2 (7.41%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 16 (59.26%) Unix
2 9 (33.33%) OS/400
3 1 (3.70%) MVS
3 1 (3.70%) Windows
3 1 (3.70%) Windows Server
3 1 (3.70%) Windows Server 2008
3 1 (3.70%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 14 (51.85%) High Availability
2 13 (48.15%) ITIL
3 10 (37.04%) Data Management
3 10 (37.04%) Information Management
3 10 (37.04%) Service Delivery
4 9 (33.33%) DDoS Mitigation
4 9 (33.33%) Presales
5 8 (29.63%) Use Case
6 7 (25.93%) Performance Analysis
7 5 (18.52%) Project Management
8 4 (14.81%) Business Analysis
8 4 (14.81%) Mentoring
8 4 (14.81%) Service Management
8 4 (14.81%) Time Management
9 3 (11.11%) ITIL V3
9 3 (11.11%) PRINCE2
10 2 (7.41%) Coaching
10 2 (7.41%) Incident Management
10 2 (7.41%) ITSM
10 2 (7.41%) Line Management
Programming Languages
1 3 (11.11%) RPG
1 3 (11.11%) SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (3.70%) CCDP
1 1 (3.70%) CCIE
1 1 (3.70%) CCMSE
1 1 (3.70%) CCNP
1 1 (3.70%) CCSE
1 1 (3.70%) CCSM
1 1 (3.70%) Cisco Certification
1 1 (3.70%) PRINCE2 Certification
1 1 (3.70%) VCAP
1 1 (3.70%) VCDX
1 1 (3.70%) VCP5
1 1 (3.70%) VCP6
1 1 (3.70%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (18.52%) SLA
System Software
1 6 (22.22%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (3.70%) Active Directory
2 1 (3.70%) Job Entry Subsystem
Vendors
1 15 (55.56%) VMware
2 7 (25.93%) Intel
3 6 (22.22%) IBM
4 4 (14.81%) Lotus
5 2 (7.41%) Cisco
6 1 (3.70%) CheckPoint
6 1 (3.70%) F5
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