The table below looks at the prevalence of the term iSeries in IT jobs advertised for the Berkshire region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited iSeries over the 3 months to 20 February 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
20 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
IBM iSeries
South East / Berkshire
Rank 178 224 220
Rank change year-on-year
+46 -4
Permanent jobs citing iSeries 4 4 7
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Berkshire 0.11% 0.079% 0.13%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 0.31% 0.21% 0.35%
Number of salaries quoted 0 3 7
Median salary - £48,500 £67,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
- -28.14%
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £40,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
- -5.88%

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
1271 1945 2028
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Berkshire 36.34% 38.23% 36.62%
Number of salaries quoted 957 1613 1479
Median salary £50,000 £47,500 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+5.26% -
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £30,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £70,000 £70,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +6.25%

iSeries
Jobs Demand Trend in Berkshire

The demand trend of job ads across the Berkshire region citing iSeries as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in the Miscellaneous category.

iSeries Jobs Demand Trend in Berkshire

iSeries
Salary Trend in Berkshire

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

iSeries Salary Trend in Berkshire

iSeries
Job Locations in Berkshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing iSeries within the Berkshire region over the 3 months to 20 February 2017. 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 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
Bracknell - 4 - -
iSeries
South East

iSeries
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Berkshire

For the 6 months to 20 February 2017, 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 Berkshire region with a requirement for iSeries.

1 13 (86.67%) Middleware
1 13 (86.67%) Finance
2 10 (66.67%) RPG
2 10 (66.67%) SQL
2 10 (66.67%) XML
3 9 (60.00%) ITIL
3 9 (60.00%) Oracle
3 9 (60.00%) ETL
3 9 (60.00%) IBM
3 9 (60.00%) XML Messaging
3 9 (60.00%) WebSphere MQ
3 9 (60.00%) Agile Software Development
3 9 (60.00%) WebSphere
3 9 (60.00%) Waterfall
3 9 (60.00%) RPG IV
4 4 (26.67%) Social Engineering
4 4 (26.67%) SDLC
4 4 (26.67%) CREST Certified
4 4 (26.67%) QA
4 4 (26.67%) Degree
4 4 (26.67%) Wireless
4 4 (26.67%) Content Management
4 4 (26.67%) Ethical Hacking
4 4 (26.67%) Penetration Testing
4 4 (26.67%) Project Management
4 4 (26.67%) Firewall
4 4 (26.67%) VMware
4 4 (26.67%) VMware ESX
4 4 (26.67%) Information Security
4 4 (26.67%) CRM

iSeries
Top Related IT Skills in Berkshire 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:

Application Platforms
1 9 (60.00%) WebSphere
Communications & Networking
1 4 (26.67%) Firewall
1 4 (26.67%) HTTP
1 4 (26.67%) SMTP
1 4 (26.67%) TCP/IP
1 4 (26.67%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (6.67%) Data Mining
1 1 (6.67%) QlikView
General
1 13 (86.67%) Finance
2 1 (6.67%) Automotive
Job Titles
1 11 (73.33%) Analyst
2 10 (66.67%) Applications Support
2 10 (66.67%) Applications Support Analyst
2 10 (66.67%) Support Analyst
3 4 (26.67%) Penetration Tester
3 4 (26.67%) Tester
4 1 (6.67%) Business Analyst
4 1 (6.67%) Project Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 13 (86.67%) Middleware
2 10 (66.67%) XML
3 9 (60.00%) WebSphere MQ
3 9 (60.00%) XML Messaging
4 1 (6.67%) HTML
Miscellaneous
1 2 (13.33%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (6.67%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 4 (26.67%) Solaris
2 1 (6.67%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (60.00%) Agile Software Development
1 9 (60.00%) ETL
1 9 (60.00%) ITIL
1 9 (60.00%) Waterfall
2 4 (26.67%) Content Management
2 4 (26.67%) CRM
2 4 (26.67%) Ethical Hacking
2 4 (26.67%) Information Security
2 4 (26.67%) Penetration Testing
2 4 (26.67%) Project Management
2 4 (26.67%) SDLC
2 4 (26.67%) Social Engineering
3 1 (6.67%) Business Intelligence
3 1 (6.67%) Data Modelling
3 1 (6.67%) Mathematics
3 1 (6.67%) RUP
3 1 (6.67%) Test Scripting
3 1 (6.67%) UML
3 1 (6.67%) Use Case
3 1 (6.67%) User Acceptance Testing
Programming Languages
1 10 (66.67%) RPG
1 10 (66.67%) SQL
2 9 (60.00%) RPG IV
3 4 (26.67%) C
3 4 (26.67%) C++
Qualifications
1 4 (26.67%) CREST Certified
1 4 (26.67%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (26.67%) QA
System Software
1 4 (26.67%) VMware ESX
Vendors
1 9 (60.00%) IBM
1 9 (60.00%) Oracle
2 4 (26.67%) VMware
3 1 (6.67%) Microsoft