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 salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited iSeries over the 3 months to 26 September 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
26 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
IBM iSeries
Rank 64 62 96
Rank change year-on-year
-2 +34
Permanent jobs citing iSeries 11 25 11
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bedfordshire 1.63% 2.79% 0.95%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 4.17% 6.91% 2.76%
Number of salaries quoted 9 25 7
Median salary £42,500 £42,000 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+1.19% +12.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £21,634 £37,000 £33,400
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £62,500 £39,000
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
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
264 362 398
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bedfordshire 39.17% 40.36% 34.37%
Number of salaries quoted 214 309 338
Median salary £42,500 £42,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+1.19% +5.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £29,250 £21,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £62,500 £62,500
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+2.40% +3.75%

iSeries
Jobs Demand Trend in Bedfordshire

The demand trend of job ads across the Bedfordshire region citing iSeries as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in 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 26 September 2016.

iSeries Salary Histogram in Bedfordshire

iSeries
Job Locations in Bedfordshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing iSeries within the Bedfordshire region over the 3 months to 26 September 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Bedford +9 9 £42,500 -27.65%
iSeries
East of England

iSeries
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Bedfordshire

For the 6 months to 26 September 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 Bedfordshire region with a requirement for iSeries.

1 8 (50.00%) AS400
2 7 (43.75%) Unix
2 7 (43.75%) High Availability
3 5 (31.25%) WAN
3 5 (31.25%) OS/400
3 5 (31.25%) VMware
3 5 (31.25%) Presales
4 4 (25.00%) Analytical Skills
4 4 (25.00%) Microsoft
5 3 (18.75%) SAN
5 3 (18.75%) Project Management
5 3 (18.75%) Cisco
5 3 (18.75%) TOGAF
5 3 (18.75%) Data Management
5 3 (18.75%) Business Analysis
5 3 (18.75%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
5 3 (18.75%) DDoS Mitigation
6 2 (12.50%) CCMSE
6 2 (12.50%) CCSM
6 2 (12.50%) VCP6
6 2 (12.50%) CCSE
6 2 (12.50%) Information Management
6 2 (12.50%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
6 2 (12.50%) Systems Analysis
6 2 (12.50%) QA
6 2 (12.50%) LANDesk
6 2 (12.50%) Time Management
6 2 (12.50%) Data Protection
6 2 (12.50%) VMware Infrastructure
6 2 (12.50%) VCAP

iSeries
Top Related IT Skills in Bedfordshire 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:

Applications
1 1 (6.25%) MS Excel
1 1 (6.25%) MS PowerPoint
Cloud Services
1 2 (12.50%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 5 (31.25%) WAN
2 3 (18.75%) SAN
3 1 (6.25%) Network Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (12.50%) DB2
General
1 1 (6.25%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 7 (43.75%) Analyst
2 5 (31.25%) Architect
2 5 (31.25%) Solutions Architect
3 4 (25.00%) Operations Analyst
4 2 (12.50%) AS400 Support
4 2 (12.50%) Business Analyst
4 2 (12.50%) Business Systems Analyst
4 2 (12.50%) Infrastructure Architect
4 2 (12.50%) Infrastructure Solutions Architect
4 2 (12.50%) Technical Architect
4 2 (12.50%) Technical Solutions Architect
4 2 (12.50%) XML Analyst
5 1 (6.25%) AS400 Operator
5 1 (6.25%) Cloud Architect
5 1 (6.25%) Cloud Infrastructure Architect
5 1 (6.25%) Cloud Solutions Architect
5 1 (6.25%) Computer Operator
5 1 (6.25%) Junior
5 1 (6.25%) Presales Solution Architect
5 1 (6.25%) Service Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (12.50%) Web Services
1 2 (12.50%) XML
2 1 (6.25%) COM
Miscellaneous
1 8 (50.00%) AS400
2 4 (25.00%) Analytical Skills
3 3 (18.75%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
4 2 (12.50%) Enterprise Software
5 1 (6.25%) CMDB
Operating Systems
1 7 (43.75%) Unix
2 5 (31.25%) OS/400
3 1 (6.25%) Windows
3 1 (6.25%) Windows 2000 Server
3 1 (6.25%) Windows Server
3 1 (6.25%) Windows Server 2003
3 1 (6.25%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (43.75%) High Availability
2 5 (31.25%) Presales
3 3 (18.75%) Business Analysis
3 3 (18.75%) Data Management
3 3 (18.75%) DDoS Mitigation
3 3 (18.75%) Project Management
3 3 (18.75%) TOGAF
4 2 (12.50%) Agile Software Development
4 2 (12.50%) Data Protection
4 2 (12.50%) Information Management
4 2 (12.50%) ITIL
4 2 (12.50%) Mentoring
4 2 (12.50%) Systems Analysis
4 2 (12.50%) Time Management
4 2 (12.50%) User Acceptance Testing
4 2 (12.50%) Waterfall
5 1 (6.25%) Line Management
5 1 (6.25%) Network Monitoring
5 1 (6.25%) Service Delivery
5 1 (6.25%) Service Design
Programming Languages
1 2 (12.50%) RPG
Qualifications
1 2 (12.50%) CCDP
1 2 (12.50%) CCIE
1 2 (12.50%) CCMSE
1 2 (12.50%) CCNP
1 2 (12.50%) CCSE
1 2 (12.50%) CCSM
1 2 (12.50%) Cisco Certification
1 2 (12.50%) VCAP
1 2 (12.50%) VCDX
1 2 (12.50%) VCP5
1 2 (12.50%) VCP6
1 2 (12.50%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
2 1 (6.25%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (12.50%) QA
1 2 (12.50%) SLA
System Software
1 2 (12.50%) VMware Infrastructure
Vendors
1 5 (31.25%) VMware
2 4 (25.00%) Microsoft
3 3 (18.75%) Cisco
4 2 (12.50%) CheckPoint
4 2 (12.50%) IBM
4 2 (12.50%) Intel
4 2 (12.50%) LANDesk
4 2 (12.50%) Salesforce.com