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 1 September 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
1 Sep 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
IBM iSeries
Rank 40 52 46
Rank change year-on-year
+12 -6
Permanent jobs citing iSeries 15 5 3
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bedford 5.38% 1.59% 1.02%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 11.45% 3.55% 2.70%
Number of salaries quoted 15 5 3
Average salary £42,000 £31,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+35.48% -27.05%
90% offered a salary of more than £34,700 £25,500 £40,500
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £36,500 £48,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%
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
131 141 111
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bedford 46.95% 44.90% 37.88%
Number of salaries quoted 117 120 110
Average salary £42,500 £40,000 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.25% -11.11%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £25,900 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £52,500 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £41,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+2.50% -

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 1 September 2015.

iSeries Salary Histogram in Bedford

iSeries
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Bedford

For the 6 months to 1 September 2015, 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 12 (66.67%) High Availability
2 9 (50.00%) OS/400
3 7 (38.89%) VMware
4 6 (33.33%) WAN
4 6 (33.33%) UNIX
4 6 (33.33%) LPAR
5 5 (27.78%) Use Case
5 5 (27.78%) Enterprise Software
5 5 (27.78%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
5 5 (27.78%) DDoS Mitigation
5 5 (27.78%) SAN
5 5 (27.78%) Data Management
5 5 (27.78%) Information Management
6 4 (22.22%) MS PowerPoint
6 4 (22.22%) Service Delivery
6 4 (22.22%) SQL
6 4 (22.22%) Data Centre
6 4 (22.22%) Performance Analysis
6 4 (22.22%) Resource Management
6 4 (22.22%) Capacity Planning
7 3 (16.67%) Business Analysis
7 3 (16.67%) Time Management
7 3 (16.67%) VMware Infrastructure
7 3 (16.67%) Line Management
7 3 (16.67%) Mentoring
7 3 (16.67%) IBM
7 3 (16.67%) Project Management
7 3 (16.67%) Management Information System
7 3 (16.67%) AS400
8 2 (11.11%) ITIL Certification

iSeries
Top Related IT Skills in Bedford by Category

For the 6 months to 1 September 2015, 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.

Applications
1 4 (22.22%) MS PowerPoint
2 1 (5.56%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 6 (33.33%) WAN
2 5 (27.78%) SAN
General
1 1 (5.56%) Finance
1 1 (5.56%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 7 (38.89%) Solutions Architect
1 7 (38.89%) Architect
2 3 (16.67%) Support Technician
2 3 (16.67%) AS400 Support
3 2 (11.11%) Technical Solutions Architect
3 2 (11.11%) Infrastructure Solutions Architect
3 2 (11.11%) Technical Architect
3 2 (11.11%) Infrastructure Architect
4 1 (5.56%) AS400 Operator
4 1 (5.56%) Analyst
4 1 (5.56%) Help Desk Analyst
4 1 (5.56%) Service Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (5.56%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 6 (33.33%) LPAR
2 5 (27.78%) Enterprise Software
2 5 (27.78%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
3 4 (22.22%) Data Centre
4 3 (16.67%) Management Information System
4 3 (16.67%) AS400
5 1 (5.56%) Statistics
5 1 (5.56%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 9 (50.00%) OS/400
2 6 (33.33%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (66.67%) High Availability
2 5 (27.78%) DDoS Mitigation
2 5 (27.78%) Data Management
2 5 (27.78%) Information Management
2 5 (27.78%) Use Case
3 4 (22.22%) Service Delivery
3 4 (22.22%) Resource Management
3 4 (22.22%) Capacity Planning
3 4 (22.22%) Performance Analysis
4 3 (16.67%) Line Management
4 3 (16.67%) Mentoring
4 3 (16.67%) Time Management
4 3 (16.67%) Business Analysis
4 3 (16.67%) Project Management
5 2 (11.11%) ITIL
Programming Languages
1 4 (22.22%) SQL
Qualifications
1 2 (11.11%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (5.56%) SLA
System Software
1 3 (16.67%) VMware Infrastructure
Vendors
1 7 (38.89%) VMware
2 3 (16.67%) IBM
3 1 (5.56%) Microsoft
3 1 (5.56%) Intel
3 1 (5.56%) F5
3 1 (5.56%) Cisco
Bedford, Bedfordshire
Latcom Ltd
Salary: From £55,000 to £70,000 per annum + Car Allowance + Bonus + Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago