The table below looks at the prevalence of the term iSeries in IT jobs advertised for the Bedfordshire 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 53 73 89
Rank change year-on-year
+20 +16
Permanent jobs citing iSeries 32 14 10
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bedfordshire 4.15% 1.38% 0.97%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 11.55% 4.39% 2.39%
Number of salaries quoted 30 12 6
Average salary £65,000 £40,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+62.50% +14.28%
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £42,500 £33,500
% change year-on-year
-5.88% +26.86%
iSeries
East of England

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

Miscellaneous Category
Bedfordshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Miscellaneous category
277 319 419
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bedfordshire 35.88% 31.49% 40.60%
Number of salaries quoted 238 251 378
Average salary £48,000 £40,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+20.00% -
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £20,500 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £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 Bedfordshire

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing iSeries across the Bedfordshire region as a proportion of the total demand within the Miscellaneous category.

iSeries Jobs Demand Trend in Bedfordshire

iSeries
Salary Trend in Bedfordshire

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

iSeries Salary Trend in Bedfordshire

iSeries
Salary Histogram in Bedfordshire

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

iSeries Salary Histogram in Bedfordshire

iSeries
Job Locations in Bedfordshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing iSeries within the Bedfordshire region over the 3 months to 13 February 2016. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Bedford +15 11 £53,000 +125.53% 1
iSeries
East of England

iSeries
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Bedfordshire

For the 6 months to 13 February 2016, IT jobs across the Bedfordshire 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 39 (67.24%) OS/400
2 34 (58.62%) AS400
3 33 (56.90%) SQL
3 33 (56.90%) Performance Analysis
4 29 (50.00%) RPG
4 29 (50.00%) MQSeries
4 29 (50.00%) WebSphere
5 26 (44.83%) High Availability
6 20 (34.48%) ITIL
7 17 (29.31%) Unix
8 16 (27.59%) VMware
9 14 (24.14%) WAN
9 14 (24.14%) Intel
9 14 (24.14%) Flash
10 12 (20.69%) IBM
10 12 (20.69%) SAN
11 10 (17.24%) Service Delivery
11 10 (17.24%) Data Management
11 10 (17.24%) Information Management
11 10 (17.24%) Enterprise Software
11 10 (17.24%) Presales
12 9 (15.52%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
12 9 (15.52%) DDoS Mitigation
13 8 (13.79%) Use Case
14 7 (12.07%) Data Centre
14 7 (12.07%) VMware Infrastructure
15 6 (10.34%) PCI DSS
16 5 (8.62%) MS PowerPoint
16 5 (8.62%) Lotus
16 5 (8.62%) Project Management

iSeries
Top Related IT Skills in Bedfordshire by Category

For the 6 months to 13 February 2016, IT jobs across the Bedfordshire 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 29 (50.00%) MQSeries
1 29 (50.00%) WebSphere
2 5 (8.62%) IBM Notes
3 4 (6.90%) IBM Domino
Applications
1 5 (8.62%) MS PowerPoint
2 3 (5.17%) MS Excel
2 3 (5.17%) MS Office
Communications & Networking
1 14 (24.14%) WAN
2 12 (20.69%) SAN
3 1 (1.72%) DHCP
3 1 (1.72%) DNS
3 1 (1.72%) Network Security
3 1 (1.72%) TCP/IP
General
1 2 (3.45%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 34 (58.62%) Consultant
2 15 (25.86%) Architect
2 15 (25.86%) Solutions Architect
3 6 (10.34%) Infrastructure Architect
3 6 (10.34%) Infrastructure Solutions Architect
4 5 (8.62%) Technical Architect
4 5 (8.62%) Technical Solutions Architect
5 4 (6.90%) AS400 Support
5 4 (6.90%) Presales Solution Architect
6 3 (5.17%) Cloud Infrastructure Architect
6 3 (5.17%) Cloud Solutions Architect
6 3 (5.17%) Delivery Manager
6 3 (5.17%) Service Manager
6 3 (5.17%) Services Delivery Manager
6 3 (5.17%) Technical Consultant
6 3 (5.17%) VMware Architect
7 2 (3.45%) 2nd Line Support
7 2 (3.45%) 3rd Line Support
7 2 (3.45%) Support Technician
7 2 (3.45%) Team Leader
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 14 (24.14%) Flash
Miscellaneous
1 34 (58.62%) AS400
2 10 (17.24%) Enterprise Software
3 9 (15.52%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
4 7 (12.07%) Data Centre
5 4 (6.90%) Management Information System
6 3 (5.17%) Analytical Skills
7 2 (3.45%) LPAR
Operating Systems
1 39 (67.24%) OS/400
2 17 (29.31%) Unix
3 1 (1.72%) MVS
3 1 (1.72%) Windows
3 1 (1.72%) Windows Server
3 1 (1.72%) Windows Server 2008
3 1 (1.72%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 33 (56.90%) Performance Analysis
2 26 (44.83%) High Availability
3 20 (34.48%) ITIL
4 10 (17.24%) Data Management
4 10 (17.24%) Information Management
4 10 (17.24%) Presales
4 10 (17.24%) Service Delivery
5 9 (15.52%) DDoS Mitigation
6 8 (13.79%) Use Case
7 5 (8.62%) Mentoring
7 5 (8.62%) Project Management
8 4 (6.90%) Business Analysis
8 4 (6.90%) Service Management
8 4 (6.90%) Time Management
9 3 (5.17%) ITIL V3
9 3 (5.17%) PRINCE2
10 2 (3.45%) Incident Management
10 2 (3.45%) ITSM
10 2 (3.45%) Line Management
10 2 (3.45%) TOGAF
Programming Languages
1 33 (56.90%) SQL
2 29 (50.00%) RPG
Qualifications
1 1 (1.72%) CCDP
1 1 (1.72%) CCIE
1 1 (1.72%) CCMSE
1 1 (1.72%) CCNP
1 1 (1.72%) CCSE
1 1 (1.72%) CCSM
1 1 (1.72%) Cisco Certification
1 1 (1.72%) PRINCE2 Certification
1 1 (1.72%) VCAP
1 1 (1.72%) VCDX
1 1 (1.72%) VCP5
1 1 (1.72%) VCP6
1 1 (1.72%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (10.34%) PCI DSS
2 5 (8.62%) SLA
System Software
1 7 (12.07%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (1.72%) Active Directory
2 1 (1.72%) Job Entry Subsystem
Vendors
1 16 (27.59%) VMware
2 14 (24.14%) Intel
3 12 (20.69%) IBM
4 5 (8.62%) Lotus
5 3 (5.17%) Cisco
6 1 (1.72%) CheckPoint
6 1 (1.72%) F5
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