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 31 August 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
31 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
IBM AS/400
Rank 215 224 222
Rank change year-on-year
+9 -2
Permanent jobs citing AS400 2 2 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Berkshire 0.039% 0.034% 0.036%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 0.093% 0.090% 0.10%
Number of salaries quoted 2 2 2
Average salary £45,000 £66,250 £53,250
Average salary % change year-on-year
-32.07% +24.41%
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £35,000
% change year-on-year
+6.66% +7.14%
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
2141 2226 1968
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Berkshire 41.61% 37.94% 35.90%
Number of salaries quoted 1564 1397 1535
Average salary £50,000 £46,750 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.95% +3.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £28,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £67,500 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £41,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+2.50% -

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
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Berkshire

For the 6 months to 31 August 2015, 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 4 (80.00%) MS Office
2 3 (60.00%) UNIX
2 3 (60.00%) Windows
2 3 (60.00%) AIX
2 3 (60.00%) LAN
2 3 (60.00%) WAN
2 3 (60.00%) OS/400
2 3 (60.00%) Windows Server 2003
2 3 (60.00%) Intranet
2 3 (60.00%) Migration
2 3 (60.00%) Finance
2 3 (60.00%) Windows 7
2 3 (60.00%) Windows Server 2008
3 2 (40.00%) SolarWinds
3 2 (40.00%) SolarWinds Orion
3 2 (40.00%) Network Monitoring
3 2 (40.00%) Technical Analysis
3 2 (40.00%) NetScout
3 2 (40.00%) Change Management
3 2 (40.00%) Spreadsheet
3 2 (40.00%) Mentoring
3 2 (40.00%) Analytical Skills
3 2 (40.00%) Nagios
3 2 (40.00%) DHCP
3 2 (40.00%) TCP/IP
3 2 (40.00%) DNS
3 2 (40.00%) MS Excel
4 1 (20.00%) Client/Server
4 1 (20.00%) Java
4 1 (20.00%) RPG

AS400
Top Related IT Skills in Berkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 31 August 2015, 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 (20.00%) IBM Notes
Applications
1 4 (80.00%) MS Office
2 2 (40.00%) MS Excel
2 2 (40.00%) Spreadsheet
Communications & Networking
1 3 (60.00%) LAN
1 3 (60.00%) WAN
1 3 (60.00%) Intranet
2 2 (40.00%) DHCP
2 2 (40.00%) TCP/IP
2 2 (40.00%) DNS
3 1 (20.00%) Internet
Development Applications
1 1 (20.00%) Selenium
General
1 3 (60.00%) Finance
2 1 (20.00%) Automotive
2 1 (20.00%) Banking
2 1 (20.00%) Retail
Job Titles
1 3 (60.00%) Analyst
2 2 (40.00%) Network Engineer
2 2 (40.00%) NOC Engineer
2 2 (40.00%) Operations Engineer
2 2 (40.00%) Network Operations Engineer
3 1 (20.00%) Support Specialist
3 1 (20.00%) Test Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (20.00%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 2 (40.00%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (20.00%) Client/Server
2 1 (20.00%) PDA
Operating Systems
1 3 (60.00%) UNIX
1 3 (60.00%) Windows
1 3 (60.00%) AIX
1 3 (60.00%) OS/400
1 3 (60.00%) Windows Server 2003
1 3 (60.00%) Windows Server 2008
1 3 (60.00%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (60.00%) Migration
2 2 (40.00%) Network Monitoring
2 2 (40.00%) Technical Analysis
2 2 (40.00%) Change Management
2 2 (40.00%) Mentoring
3 1 (20.00%) Line Management
3 1 (20.00%) Scrum
3 1 (20.00%) Agile Software Development
3 1 (20.00%) TDD
3 1 (20.00%) Incident Management
3 1 (20.00%) Test Management
3 1 (20.00%) BDD
3 1 (20.00%) Test Strategy
3 1 (20.00%) Business Transformation
3 1 (20.00%) Automation Testing
3 1 (20.00%) Performance Monitoring
Programming Languages
1 1 (20.00%) Java
1 1 (20.00%) RPG
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (20.00%) SLA
Systems Management
1 2 (40.00%) Nagios
1 2 (40.00%) SolarWinds Orion
Vendors
1 2 (40.00%) NetScout
1 2 (40.00%) SolarWinds
2 1 (20.00%) Microsoft
2 1 (20.00%) Lotus
2 1 (20.00%) Bloomberg