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 1 October 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
1 Oct 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
IBM iSeries
Rank 25 33 53
Rank change year-on-year
+8 +20
Permanent jobs citing iSeries 9 19 3
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bedford 6.29% 7.28% 0.93%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 10.59% 17.27% 2.14%
Number of salaries quoted 8 18 3
Median salary £42,500 £58,750 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-27.65% +67.85%
90% offered a salary of more than £21,201 £37,750 £31,800
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £62,500 £37,000
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
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
85 110 140
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bedford 59.44% 42.15% 43.48%
Number of salaries quoted 71 98 131
Median salary £37,500 £42,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-11.76% +6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £22,500 £29,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £55,000 £62,500
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £41,674 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+1.98% +4.18%

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
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 October 2016.

iSeries Salary Histogram in Bedford

iSeries
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Bedford

For the 6 months to 1 October 2016, 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 6 (54.55%) AS400
2 5 (45.45%) Unix
3 4 (36.36%) WAN
3 4 (36.36%) VMware
3 4 (36.36%) High Availability
3 4 (36.36%) Presales
4 3 (27.27%) TOGAF
4 3 (27.27%) Cisco
5 2 (18.18%) IBM
5 2 (18.18%) Microsoft
5 2 (18.18%) CCIE
5 2 (18.18%) CCNP
5 2 (18.18%) CCDP
5 2 (18.18%) SAN
5 2 (18.18%) CheckPoint
5 2 (18.18%) Salesforce.com
5 2 (18.18%) OS/400
5 2 (18.18%) RPG
5 2 (18.18%) DB2
5 2 (18.18%) Web Services
5 2 (18.18%) XML
5 2 (18.18%) ITIL
5 2 (18.18%) Project Management
5 2 (18.18%) Cisco Certification
5 2 (18.18%) CCSE
5 2 (18.18%) Information Management
5 2 (18.18%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
5 2 (18.18%) Systems Analysis
5 2 (18.18%) Business Analysis
5 2 (18.18%) QA

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:

Cloud Services
1 2 (18.18%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 4 (36.36%) WAN
2 2 (18.18%) SAN
3 1 (9.09%) Network Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (18.18%) DB2
Job Titles
1 6 (54.55%) Analyst
2 4 (36.36%) Architect
2 4 (36.36%) Solutions Architect
3 3 (27.27%) Operations Analyst
4 2 (18.18%) Business Analyst
4 2 (18.18%) Business Systems Analyst
4 2 (18.18%) Infrastructure Architect
4 2 (18.18%) Infrastructure Solutions Architect
4 2 (18.18%) Technical Architect
4 2 (18.18%) Technical Solutions Architect
4 2 (18.18%) XML Analyst
5 1 (9.09%) AS400 Operator
5 1 (9.09%) Cloud Architect
5 1 (9.09%) Cloud Infrastructure Architect
5 1 (9.09%) Cloud Solutions Architect
5 1 (9.09%) Computer Operator
5 1 (9.09%) Presales Solution Architect
5 1 (9.09%) Service Analyst
5 1 (9.09%) Service Desk Analyst
5 1 (9.09%) VMware Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (18.18%) Web Services
1 2 (18.18%) XML
2 1 (9.09%) COM
Miscellaneous
1 6 (54.55%) AS400
2 2 (18.18%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (18.18%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
2 2 (18.18%) Enterprise Software
Operating Systems
1 5 (45.45%) Unix
2 2 (18.18%) OS/400
3 1 (9.09%) Windows
3 1 (9.09%) Windows 2000 Server
3 1 (9.09%) Windows Server
3 1 (9.09%) Windows Server 2003
3 1 (9.09%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (36.36%) High Availability
1 4 (36.36%) Presales
2 3 (27.27%) TOGAF
3 2 (18.18%) Agile Software Development
3 2 (18.18%) Business Analysis
3 2 (18.18%) Data Management
3 2 (18.18%) Data Protection
3 2 (18.18%) DDoS Mitigation
3 2 (18.18%) Information Management
3 2 (18.18%) ITIL
3 2 (18.18%) Project Management
3 2 (18.18%) Systems Analysis
3 2 (18.18%) User Acceptance Testing
3 2 (18.18%) Waterfall
4 1 (9.09%) Disaster Recovery
4 1 (9.09%) Mentoring
4 1 (9.09%) Network Monitoring
Programming Languages
1 2 (18.18%) RPG
Qualifications
1 2 (18.18%) CCDP
1 2 (18.18%) CCIE
1 2 (18.18%) CCMSE
1 2 (18.18%) CCNP
1 2 (18.18%) CCSE
1 2 (18.18%) CCSM
1 2 (18.18%) Cisco Certification
1 2 (18.18%) VCAP
1 2 (18.18%) VCDX
1 2 (18.18%) VCP5
1 2 (18.18%) VCP6
1 2 (18.18%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
2 1 (9.09%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (18.18%) QA
2 1 (9.09%) SLA
System Software
1 1 (9.09%) VMware Infrastructure
Vendors
1 4 (36.36%) VMware
2 3 (27.27%) Cisco
3 2 (18.18%) CheckPoint
3 2 (18.18%) IBM
3 2 (18.18%) Microsoft
3 2 (18.18%) Salesforce.com
4 1 (9.09%) Intel