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 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 - 78 -
Permanent jobs citing iSeries 0 13 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bedfordshire - 1.28% -
As % of the Miscellaneous category - 3.58% -
Number of salaries quoted 0 7 0
Average salary - £35,000 -
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £39,500
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -5.06%
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
289 363 301
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bedfordshire 28.42% 35.83% 28.21%
Number of salaries quoted 256 330 277
Average salary £39,000 £40,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-2.50% -
90% offered a salary of more than £23,500 £22,000 £27,000
10% offered a salary of more than £57,450 £55,000 £57,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £39,000
% change year-on-year
- +2.56%

iSeries
Jobs Demand Trend in 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
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Bedfordshire

For the 6 months to 21 November 2014, 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 13 (61.90%) OS/400
2 11 (52.38%) AS400
3 10 (47.62%) ITIL
4 6 (28.57%) IBM
5 5 (23.81%) Capacity Planning
5 5 (23.81%) High Availability
6 4 (19.05%) LPAR
6 4 (19.05%) Performance Analysis
6 4 (19.05%) Incident Management
6 4 (19.05%) WebSphere
6 4 (19.05%) Resource Management
6 4 (19.05%) Disaster Recovery
6 4 (19.05%) SQL
6 4 (19.05%) SLA
7 3 (14.29%) ERP
7 3 (14.29%) Service Delivery
7 3 (14.29%) Migration
7 3 (14.29%) Replication
8 2 (9.52%) ITIL V3
8 2 (9.52%) Analytical Skills
8 2 (9.52%) Service Management
8 2 (9.52%) ITSM
8 2 (9.52%) Intel
8 2 (9.52%) ITIL Certification
8 2 (9.52%) PRINCE2
8 2 (9.52%) UNIX
9 1 (4.76%) MS Excel
9 1 (4.76%) E-Commerce
9 1 (4.76%) DB2
9 1 (4.76%) MS Office

iSeries
Top Related IT Skills in Bedfordshire by Category

For the 6 months to 21 November 2014, 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 4 (19.05%) WebSphere
Applications
1 1 (4.76%) MS Office
1 1 (4.76%) MS Excel
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (4.76%) DB2
General
1 1 (4.76%) Automotive
1 1 (4.76%) Legal
Job Titles
1 7 (33.33%) AS400 Support
2 4 (19.05%) Technical Support
2 4 (19.05%) Analyst
3 3 (14.29%) Service Desk Analyst
3 3 (14.29%) Support Specialist
3 3 (14.29%) Service Analyst
3 3 (14.29%) Infrastructure Specialist
3 3 (14.29%) Infrastructure Support Specialist
3 3 (14.29%) Senior Technician
4 2 (9.52%) Support Supervisor
5 1 (4.76%) Technical Manager
5 1 (4.76%) Delivery Manager
5 1 (4.76%) Business Analyst
5 1 (4.76%) 2nd Line Support
5 1 (4.76%) Services Delivery Manager
5 1 (4.76%) Service Manager
5 1 (4.76%) Technical Account Manager
5 1 (4.76%) Account Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (4.76%) Web Services
1 1 (4.76%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 11 (52.38%) AS400
2 4 (19.05%) LPAR
3 3 (14.29%) Replication
4 2 (9.52%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 13 (61.90%) OS/400
2 2 (9.52%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (47.62%) ITIL
2 5 (23.81%) Capacity Planning
2 5 (23.81%) High Availability
3 4 (19.05%) Performance Analysis
3 4 (19.05%) Incident Management
3 4 (19.05%) Resource Management
3 4 (19.05%) Disaster Recovery
4 3 (14.29%) Service Delivery
4 3 (14.29%) ERP
4 3 (14.29%) Migration
5 2 (9.52%) PRINCE2
5 2 (9.52%) Service Management
5 2 (9.52%) ITSM
5 2 (9.52%) ITIL V3
6 1 (4.76%) Line Management
6 1 (4.76%) Mentoring
6 1 (4.76%) Change Control
6 1 (4.76%) E-Commerce
6 1 (4.76%) Project Management
6 1 (4.76%) Stakeholder Management
Programming Languages
1 4 (19.05%) SQL
2 1 (4.76%) RPG
Qualifications
1 2 (9.52%) ITIL Certification
2 1 (4.76%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (19.05%) SLA
2 1 (4.76%) QA
Vendors
1 6 (28.57%) IBM
2 2 (9.52%) Intel
3 1 (4.76%) Salesforce.com
3 1 (4.76%) Microsoft
3 1 (4.76%) SAP