The table below looks at the prevalence of the term iSeries in IT jobs advertised for the Brentwood region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited iSeries over the 3 months to 30 April 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
30 Apr 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
IBM iSeries
Rank 28 29 30
Rank change year-on-year
+1 +1
Permanent jobs citing iSeries 5 15 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Brentwood 3.03% 6.36% 0.79%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 5.49% 14.42% 3.13%
Number of salaries quoted 0 6 1
Average salary - £45,000 £32,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +40.62%
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £42,500 £35,000
% change year-on-year
-5.88% +21.42%
iSeries
Essex

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

Miscellaneous Category
Brentwood
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Miscellaneous category
91 104 32
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Brentwood 55.15% 44.07% 25.40%
Number of salaries quoted 46 44 19
Average salary £60,000 £50,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+20.00% +17.64%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £44,000 £32,000
10% offered a salary of more than £98,000 £57,700 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -

iSeries
Jobs Demand Trend in Brentwood

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

iSeries Jobs Demand Trend in Brentwood

iSeries
Salary Trend in Brentwood

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

iSeries Salary Trend in Brentwood

iSeries
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Brentwood

For the 6 months to 30 April 2016, IT jobs across the Brentwood 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 8 (80.00%) SQL
2 7 (70.00%) Finance
3 5 (50.00%) Disaster Recovery
3 5 (50.00%) AS400
4 4 (40.00%) Oracle
4 4 (40.00%) Windows
4 4 (40.00%) Linux
5 3 (30.00%) AIX
5 3 (30.00%) Solaris
5 3 (30.00%) Flash
5 3 (30.00%) MS Excel
5 3 (30.00%) MS Access
5 3 (30.00%) IBM
5 3 (30.00%) Microsoft
5 3 (30.00%) Citrix
5 3 (30.00%) MS Office
5 3 (30.00%) Unix
5 3 (30.00%) VMware ESX
5 3 (30.00%) SAN
5 3 (30.00%) BMC
5 3 (30.00%) NetApp
5 3 (30.00%) Tivoli
5 3 (30.00%) Tivoli Storage Manager
5 3 (30.00%) Logistics
5 3 (30.00%) MS PowerPoint
5 3 (30.00%) Line Management
5 3 (30.00%) Data ONTAP
6 2 (20.00%) Data Centre
6 2 (20.00%) AWD
6 2 (20.00%) ITIL

iSeries
Top Related IT Skills in Brentwood by Category

For the 6 months to 30 April 2016, IT jobs across the Brentwood 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 1 (10.00%) Apache
1 1 (10.00%) GlassFish
1 1 (10.00%) IIS
1 1 (10.00%) JBoss
Applications
1 3 (30.00%) MS Excel
1 3 (30.00%) MS Office
1 3 (30.00%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 2 (20.00%) AWD
Communications & Networking
1 3 (30.00%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (30.00%) MS Access
2 1 (10.00%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 1 (10.00%) Subversion
1 1 (10.00%) VSS/SourceSafe
General
1 7 (70.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 3 (30.00%) Storage Specialist
2 2 (20.00%) Support Engineer
2 2 (20.00%) Support Specialist
2 2 (20.00%) Technical Engineer
2 2 (20.00%) Technical Support
2 2 (20.00%) Technical Support Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (30.00%) Flash
2 1 (10.00%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 5 (50.00%) AS400
2 2 (20.00%) Data Centre
3 1 (10.00%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 4 (40.00%) Linux
1 4 (40.00%) Windows
2 3 (30.00%) AIX
2 3 (30.00%) Data ONTAP
2 3 (30.00%) Solaris
2 3 (30.00%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (50.00%) Disaster Recovery
2 3 (30.00%) Line Management
2 3 (30.00%) Logistics
3 2 (20.00%) ITIL
4 1 (10.00%) Software Delivery
Programming Languages
1 8 (80.00%) SQL
Qualifications
1 2 (20.00%) ITIL Certification
System Software
1 3 (30.00%) VMware ESX
Systems Management
1 3 (30.00%) Tivoli
1 3 (30.00%) Tivoli Storage Manager
Vendors
1 4 (40.00%) Oracle
2 3 (30.00%) BMC
2 3 (30.00%) Citrix
2 3 (30.00%) IBM
2 3 (30.00%) Microsoft
2 3 (30.00%) NetApp
3 1 (10.00%) MKS