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 21 November 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
21 Nov 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
IBM iSeries
Rank - 48 -
Permanent jobs citing iSeries 0 7 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bedford - 1.97% -
As % of the Miscellaneous category - 6.54% -
Number of salaries quoted 0 5 0
Average salary - £37,500 -
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £39,500
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -5.06%
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
120 107 78
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bedford 36.59% 30.06% 41.49%
Number of salaries quoted 120 92 77
Average salary £42,500 £45,000 £32,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-5.55% +40.62%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,000 £27,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £50,000 £57,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £39,000
% change year-on-year
- +2.56%

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
Top 16 Related IT Skills in Bedford

For the 6 months to 21 November 2014, 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 5 (100.00%) ITIL
2 3 (60.00%) SLA
2 3 (60.00%) AS400
3 2 (40.00%) Service Management
3 2 (40.00%) Service Delivery
3 2 (40.00%) ITSM
3 2 (40.00%) PRINCE2
3 2 (40.00%) UNIX
3 2 (40.00%) Intel
3 2 (40.00%) ITIL V3
4 1 (20.00%) Line Management
4 1 (20.00%) Mentoring
4 1 (20.00%) Analytical Skills
4 1 (20.00%) ITIL Certification
4 1 (20.00%) IBM
4 1 (20.00%) Incident Management

iSeries
Top Related IT Skills in Bedford by Category

For the 6 months to 21 November 2014, 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.

Job Titles
1 2 (40.00%) AS400 Support
1 2 (40.00%) Support Supervisor
2 1 (20.00%) Analyst
2 1 (20.00%) Account Manager
2 1 (20.00%) Service Analyst
2 1 (20.00%) Services Delivery Manager
2 1 (20.00%) Service Manager
2 1 (20.00%) Service Desk Analyst
2 1 (20.00%) Technical Account Manager
2 1 (20.00%) Technical Manager
2 1 (20.00%) Delivery Manager
Miscellaneous
1 3 (60.00%) AS400
2 1 (20.00%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 2 (40.00%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (100.00%) ITIL
2 2 (40.00%) PRINCE2
2 2 (40.00%) Service Management
2 2 (40.00%) Service Delivery
2 2 (40.00%) ITSM
2 2 (40.00%) ITIL V3
3 1 (20.00%) Line Management
3 1 (20.00%) Mentoring
3 1 (20.00%) Incident Management
Qualifications
1 1 (20.00%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (60.00%) SLA
Vendors
1 2 (40.00%) Intel
2 1 (20.00%) IBM