The table below looks at the prevalence of the term AS400 in IT jobs advertised for the Berkshire region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited AS400 over the 3 months to 19 December 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
19 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
IBM AS/400
Rank 223 224 221
Rank change year-on-year
+1 -3
Permanent jobs citing AS400 6 6 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Berkshire 0.10% 0.10% 0.018%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 0.32% 0.27% 0.051%
Number of salaries quoted 4 6 1
Average salary £40,000 £72,500 £47,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-44.82% +52.63%
UK excluding London average salary £36,000 £40,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year
-10.00% +14.28%
AS400
South East

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

Miscellaneous Category
Berkshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Miscellaneous category
1867 2252 1965
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Berkshire 32.12% 38.18% 36.09%
Number of salaries quoted 1189 1542 1588
Average salary £50,000 £45,000 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+11.11% -
90% offered a salary of more than £28,000 £29,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £61,800 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%

AS400
Jobs Demand Trend in Berkshire

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing AS400 across the Berkshire region as a proportion of the total demand within the Miscellaneous category.

AS400 Jobs Demand Trend in Berkshire

AS400
Salary Trend in Berkshire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing AS400 across the Berkshire region.

AS400 Salary Trend in Berkshire

AS400
Salary Histogram in Berkshire

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing AS400 across the Berkshire region over the 3 months to 19 December 2014.

AS400 Salary Histogram in Berkshire

AS400
Job Locations in Berkshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing AS400 within the Berkshire region over the 3 months to 19 December 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
(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
Slough -14 2 £49,000 -42.35%
Reading +4 1 - -
AS400
South East

AS400
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Berkshire

For the 6 months to 19 December 2014, IT jobs across the Berkshire region citing AS400 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 AS400.

1 5 (62.50%) SQL
1 5 (62.50%) iSeries
2 4 (50.00%) ISEB
2 4 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
2 4 (50.00%) Test Automation
3 2 (25.00%) IBM
3 2 (25.00%) Finance
4 1 (12.50%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
4 1 (12.50%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
4 1 (12.50%) Web Services
4 1 (12.50%) XML
4 1 (12.50%) EDI
4 1 (12.50%) WebSphere MQ
4 1 (12.50%) Middleware
4 1 (12.50%) Web Dynpro
4 1 (12.50%) SAP Smart Forms
4 1 (12.50%) BAPI
4 1 (12.50%) SAP XI
4 1 (12.50%) WebSphere
4 1 (12.50%) HACMP
4 1 (12.50%) LPAR
4 1 (12.50%) SAP FI
4 1 (12.50%) SAP FI/CO
4 1 (12.50%) SAP CO
4 1 (12.50%) SAP GRC
4 1 (12.50%) VMware Infrastructure
4 1 (12.50%) NetBackup
4 1 (12.50%) Microsoft
4 1 (12.50%) Sun
4 1 (12.50%) HP

AS400
Top Related IT Skills in Berkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 19 December 2014, IT jobs across the Berkshire region citing AS400 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 AS400. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 1 (12.50%) WebSphere
Applications
1 1 (12.50%) MS Office
1 1 (12.50%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (12.50%) SAP FI
1 1 (12.50%) SAP FI/CO
1 1 (12.50%) SAP CO
1 1 (12.50%) SAP GRC
Communications & Networking
1 1 (12.50%) LAN
1 1 (12.50%) WAN
1 1 (12.50%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (12.50%) SAP BW
General
1 2 (25.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 4 (50.00%) Tester
2 1 (12.50%) Junior
2 1 (12.50%) Systems Administrator
2 1 (12.50%) Programmer
2 1 (12.50%) Administrator
2 1 (12.50%) Project Coordinator
2 1 (12.50%) UNIX Systems Administrator
2 1 (12.50%) UNIX Administrator
2 1 (12.50%) RPG Programmer
2 1 (12.50%) Coordinator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (12.50%) Web Services
1 1 (12.50%) XML
1 1 (12.50%) EDI
1 1 (12.50%) WebSphere MQ
1 1 (12.50%) Middleware
1 1 (12.50%) Web Dynpro
1 1 (12.50%) SAP Smart Forms
1 1 (12.50%) BAPI
1 1 (12.50%) SAP XI
Miscellaneous
1 5 (62.50%) iSeries
2 1 (12.50%) LPAR
2 1 (12.50%) HACMP
Operating Systems
1 1 (12.50%) UNIX
1 1 (12.50%) Windows
1 1 (12.50%) AIX
1 1 (12.50%) Solaris
1 1 (12.50%) Linux
1 1 (12.50%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
1 1 (12.50%) Oracle Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
1 4 (50.00%) Test Automation
2 1 (12.50%) ITIL
2 1 (12.50%) PRINCE2
2 1 (12.50%) OO
2 1 (12.50%) E-Commerce
2 1 (12.50%) ETL
2 1 (12.50%) Change Management
2 1 (12.50%) Security Management
2 1 (12.50%) Workflow
Programming Languages
1 5 (62.50%) SQL
2 1 (12.50%) ABAP
2 1 (12.50%) SAPscript
2 1 (12.50%) RPG
Qualifications
1 4 (50.00%) ISEB
2 1 (12.50%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
2 1 (12.50%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
System Software
1 1 (12.50%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 1 (12.50%) NetBackup
Vendors
1 2 (25.00%) IBM
2 1 (12.50%) Microsoft
2 1 (12.50%) Sun
2 1 (12.50%) HP
2 1 (12.50%) Red Hat
2 1 (12.50%) VMware
2 1 (12.50%) Brocade
2 1 (12.50%) Oracle
2 1 (12.50%) SAP