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 29 May 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
29 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
IBM iSeries
Rank 25 30 24
Rank change year-on-year
+5 -6
Permanent jobs citing iSeries 12 3 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Brentwood 6.28% 2.73% 1.10%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 13.64% 9.68% 3.03%
Number of salaries quoted 6 3 1
Average salary £45,000 £55,000 £30,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-18.18% +83.33%
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £37,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+14.86% -12.94%
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
88 31 33
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Brentwood 46.07% 28.18% 36.26%
Number of salaries quoted 34 13 12
Average salary £55,000 £47,500 £30,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+15.78% +58.33%
90% offered a salary of more than £44,000 £32,000 £25,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £47,750 £63,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £39,000
% change year-on-year
- +2.56%

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 29 May 2015, 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 23 (100.00%) SQL
2 22 (95.65%) Finance
3 21 (91.30%) AS400
4 20 (86.96%) Citrix
4 20 (86.96%) SAN
4 20 (86.96%) BMC
4 20 (86.96%) NetApp
4 20 (86.96%) Tivoli
4 20 (86.96%) Tivoli Storage Manager
4 20 (86.96%) Oracle
4 20 (86.96%) UNIX
4 20 (86.96%) Windows
4 20 (86.96%) AIX
4 20 (86.96%) Linux
4 20 (86.96%) IBM
5 18 (78.26%) VMware ESX
6 17 (73.91%) Microsoft
6 17 (73.91%) MS Office
6 17 (73.91%) Flash
6 17 (73.91%) MS Excel
6 17 (73.91%) MS Access
6 17 (73.91%) Solaris
6 17 (73.91%) MS PowerPoint
7 14 (60.87%) Disaster Recovery
8 6 (26.09%) Capacity Management
9 4 (17.39%) Banking
9 4 (17.39%) Capacity Planning
9 4 (17.39%) Telecoms
10 3 (13.04%) Management Information System
10 3 (13.04%) Client/Server

iSeries
Top Related IT Skills in Brentwood by Category

For the 6 months to 29 May 2015, 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.

Applications
1 17 (73.91%) MS Office
1 17 (73.91%) MS Excel
1 17 (73.91%) MS PowerPoint
Communications & Networking
1 20 (86.96%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 17 (73.91%) MS Access
2 2 (8.70%) Relational Database
2 2 (8.70%) DB2
General
1 22 (95.65%) Finance
2 4 (17.39%) Banking
2 4 (17.39%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 11 (47.83%) Storage Specialist
2 8 (34.78%) Analyst
3 5 (21.74%) Capacity Analyst
3 5 (21.74%) Storage Engineer
4 3 (13.04%) Systems Analyst
5 1 (4.35%) Storage Analyst
5 1 (4.35%) Capacity Management Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 17 (73.91%) Flash
Miscellaneous
1 21 (91.30%) AS400
2 3 (13.04%) Management Information System
2 3 (13.04%) Client/Server
3 1 (4.35%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (4.35%) Enterprise Software
Operating Systems
1 20 (86.96%) UNIX
1 20 (86.96%) Windows
1 20 (86.96%) AIX
1 20 (86.96%) Linux
2 17 (73.91%) Solaris
3 3 (13.04%) HPUX
Processes & Methodologies
1 14 (60.87%) Disaster Recovery
2 6 (26.09%) Capacity Management
3 4 (17.39%) Capacity Planning
4 3 (13.04%) Data Modelling
4 3 (13.04%) Systems Analysis
5 2 (8.70%) SDLC
5 2 (8.70%) Agile Software Development
Programming Languages
1 23 (100.00%) SQL
2 3 (13.04%) COBOL
3 2 (8.70%) Java
3 2 (8.70%) RPG
3 2 (8.70%) C++
System Software
1 18 (78.26%) VMware ESX
Systems Management
1 20 (86.96%) Tivoli
1 20 (86.96%) Tivoli Storage Manager
Vendors
1 20 (86.96%) Citrix
1 20 (86.96%) BMC
1 20 (86.96%) NetApp
1 20 (86.96%) Oracle
1 20 (86.96%) IBM
2 17 (73.91%) Microsoft