The first 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 17 April 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all terms in our Miscellaneous category for the Bedfordshire region.

Location
3 months to
17 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
IBM iSeries
Rank 109 85 88
Rank change year-on-year
-24 +3
Permanent jobs citing iSeries 7 14 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bedfordshire 0.53% 1.22% 0.095%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 1.78% 4.93% 0.39%
Number of salaries quoted 6 13 0
Average salary £35,000 £45,000 -
Average salary % change year-on-year
-22.22% -
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
-17.64% +6.25%
Miscellaneous Category
Bedfordshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Miscellaneous category
394 284 257
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bedfordshire 29.62% 24.74% 24.48%
Number of salaries quoted 364 241 214
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £24,000 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £57,800 £53,500 £62,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+5.26% -5.00%
iSeries
East of England

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 17 April 2014.

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 17 April 2014. 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
(Click each for more statistics)
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
Find
Job
Vacancies
Bedford - 1 £35,000 -
iSeries
East of England

iSeries
Top 13 Related IT Skills in Bedfordshire

For the 6 months to 17 April 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 (72.22%) ITIL
1 13 (72.22%) AS400
2 8 (44.44%) Service Delivery
3 5 (27.78%) ITIL Certification
3 5 (27.78%) IBM
3 5 (27.78%) Intel
4 4 (22.22%) Microsoft
4 4 (22.22%) AIX
5 3 (16.67%) PRINCE2
5 3 (16.67%) PRINCE2 Certification
5 3 (16.67%) Project Management
5 3 (16.67%) Degree
6 1 (5.56%) OS/400

iSeries
Top Related IT Skills in Bedfordshire by Category

For the 6 months to 17 April 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.

Job Titles
1 6 (33.33%) Analyst
1 6 (33.33%) Service Analyst
1 6 (33.33%) Service Desk Analyst
1 6 (33.33%) AS400 Support
2 5 (27.78%) Delivery Manager
2 5 (27.78%) Services Delivery Manager
2 5 (27.78%) Service Manager
3 3 (16.67%) Support Analyst
3 3 (16.67%) 1st Line Support
3 3 (16.67%) Implementation Project Manager
3 3 (16.67%) 1st Line Support Analyst
3 3 (16.67%) Implementation Manager
3 3 (16.67%) Project Manager
4 2 (11.11%) Support Specialist
4 2 (11.11%) 2nd Line Support
5 1 (5.56%) Senior Analyst
5 1 (5.56%) Technical Support
5 1 (5.56%) Support Team Leader
5 1 (5.56%) Team Leader
5 1 (5.56%) Operations Team Leader
Miscellaneous
1 13 (72.22%) AS400
Operating Systems
1 4 (22.22%) AIX
2 1 (5.56%) OS/400
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (72.22%) ITIL
2 8 (44.44%) Service Delivery
3 3 (16.67%) PRINCE2
3 3 (16.67%) Project Management
Qualifications
1 5 (27.78%) ITIL Certification
2 3 (16.67%) Degree
2 3 (16.67%) PRINCE2 Certification
Vendors
1 5 (27.78%) IBM
1 5 (27.78%) Intel
2 4 (22.22%) Microsoft