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 average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited iSeries over the 3 months to 12 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
12 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
IBM iSeries
Rank 230 218 224
Rank change year-on-year
-12 +6
Permanent jobs citing iSeries 4 7 3
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Berkshire 0.078% 0.13% 0.055%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 0.19% 0.33% 0.14%
Number of salaries quoted 3 7 3
Average salary £47,500 £67,500 £55,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-29.62% +22.72%
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £41,500 £35,000
% change year-on-year
-3.61% +18.57%
iSeries
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
2053 2094 2147
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Berkshire 39.83% 37.71% 39.66%
Number of salaries quoted 1710 1529 1561
Average salary £47,500 £47,500 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +5.55%
90% offered a salary of more than £29,000 £30,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £67,500 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -

iSeries
Jobs Demand Trend in Berkshire

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing iSeries across the Berkshire region as a proportion of the total demand within 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 average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing iSeries within the Berkshire region over the 3 months to 12 February 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
(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 -2 3 £47,500 -26.35%
Reading +6 1 - -
iSeries
South East

iSeries
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Berkshire

For the 6 months to 12 February 2016, IT jobs across the Berkshire 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 6 (75.00%) SQL
2 5 (62.50%) UML
2 5 (62.50%) AS400
2 5 (62.50%) Performance Monitoring
3 4 (50.00%) ASP.NET Web Forms
3 4 (50.00%) ASP.NET MVC
3 4 (50.00%) WebSphere
3 4 (50.00%) SQL Server 2008
3 4 (50.00%) MVC
3 4 (50.00%) Data Security
3 4 (50.00%) Management Information System
3 4 (50.00%) JavaScript
3 4 (50.00%) SOA
3 4 (50.00%) ETL
3 4 (50.00%) SSL
3 4 (50.00%) IBM
3 4 (50.00%) .NET
3 4 (50.00%) Oracle
3 4 (50.00%) SQL Server
3 4 (50.00%) ASP.NET
3 4 (50.00%) CSS
3 4 (50.00%) XML
3 4 (50.00%) WebSphere MQ
3 4 (50.00%) Middleware
3 4 (50.00%) S/MIME
3 4 (50.00%) Root Cause Analysis
3 4 (50.00%) ASP.NET MVC 4
3 4 (50.00%) Application Performance Monitoring
3 4 (50.00%) ASP.NET MVC 5
4 2 (25.00%) Retail

iSeries
Top Related IT Skills in Berkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 12 February 2016, IT jobs across the Berkshire 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.

Application Platforms
1 4 (50.00%) WebSphere
Applications
1 1 (12.50%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 2 (25.00%) Dynamics AX
Communications & Networking
1 4 (50.00%) S/MIME
1 4 (50.00%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (50.00%) SQL Server
1 4 (50.00%) SQL Server 2008
General
1 2 (25.00%) Retail
2 1 (12.50%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 7 (87.50%) Analyst
2 4 (50.00%) Applications Support
2 4 (50.00%) Applications Support Analyst
3 3 (37.50%) Support Analyst
4 2 (25.00%) Business Analyst
4 2 (25.00%) Senior Analyst
4 2 (25.00%) Senior Business Analyst
5 1 (12.50%) .NET Analyst Programmer
5 1 (12.50%) .NET Programmer
5 1 (12.50%) Analyst Programmer
5 1 (12.50%) ASP.NET Programmer
5 1 (12.50%) IT Manager
5 1 (12.50%) IT Project Manager
5 1 (12.50%) Monitoring Specialist
5 1 (12.50%) Operations Analyst
5 1 (12.50%) PRINCE2 Project Manager
5 1 (12.50%) Programme Support Analyst
5 1 (12.50%) Programmer
5 1 (12.50%) Project Manager
5 1 (12.50%) Support Analyst Programmer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (50.00%) .NET
1 4 (50.00%) ASP.NET
1 4 (50.00%) ASP.NET MVC
1 4 (50.00%) ASP.NET MVC 4
1 4 (50.00%) ASP.NET MVC 5
1 4 (50.00%) ASP.NET Web Forms
1 4 (50.00%) CSS
1 4 (50.00%) Middleware
1 4 (50.00%) WebSphere MQ
1 4 (50.00%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 5 (62.50%) AS400
2 4 (50.00%) Management Information System
3 1 (12.50%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (12.50%) Data Centre
3 1 (12.50%) EPoS
3 1 (12.50%) PMI
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (62.50%) Performance Monitoring
1 5 (62.50%) UML
2 4 (50.00%) Application Performance Monitoring
2 4 (50.00%) Data Security
2 4 (50.00%) ETL
2 4 (50.00%) MVC
2 4 (50.00%) Root Cause Analysis
2 4 (50.00%) SOA
3 1 (12.50%) Business Analysis
3 1 (12.50%) Change Management
3 1 (12.50%) ERP
3 1 (12.50%) ITIL
3 1 (12.50%) Line Management
3 1 (12.50%) People Management
3 1 (12.50%) PRINCE2
3 1 (12.50%) Project Management
3 1 (12.50%) RUP
3 1 (12.50%) Stakeholder Management
3 1 (12.50%) Use Case
Programming Languages
1 6 (75.00%) SQL
2 4 (50.00%) JavaScript
3 2 (25.00%) RPG
Qualifications
1 1 (12.50%) APMP
1 1 (12.50%) PMI Certification
Systems Management
1 1 (12.50%) CA Wily
1 1 (12.50%) OpenView
1 1 (12.50%) OVSD
1 1 (12.50%) Unicenter
Vendors
1 4 (50.00%) IBM
1 4 (50.00%) Oracle
2 2 (25.00%) Microsoft
3 1 (12.50%) CA
3 1 (12.50%) HP
3 1 (12.50%) SolarWinds
3 1 (12.50%) Splunk