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

Location
3 months to
30 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
IBM iSeries
Rank 28 21 24
Rank change year-on-year
-7 +3
Permanent jobs citing iSeries 14 1 4
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Brentwood 5.76% 1.11% 5.00%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 11.57% 2.38% 20.00%
Number of salaries quoted 3 0 4
Average salary £45,000 - £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £33,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+28.78% -17.50%
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
121 42 20
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Brentwood 49.79% 46.67% 25.00%
Number of salaries quoted 62 19 20
Average salary £45,000 £27,000 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+66.66% -46.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £31,500 £24,000 £31,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £67,500 £47,250
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%

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 January 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 16 (94.12%) Finance
2 15 (88.24%) Oracle
2 15 (88.24%) Windows
2 15 (88.24%) Linux
2 15 (88.24%) IBM
3 14 (82.35%) SQL
4 13 (76.47%) AIX
4 13 (76.47%) UNIX
4 13 (76.47%) Flash
4 13 (76.47%) Citrix
4 13 (76.47%) SAN
4 13 (76.47%) BMC
4 13 (76.47%) NetApp
4 13 (76.47%) Tivoli
4 13 (76.47%) Tivoli Storage Manager
4 13 (76.47%) AS400
4 13 (76.47%) VMware ESX
5 12 (70.59%) Disaster Recovery
6 11 (64.71%) Solaris
7 10 (58.82%) MS Office
7 10 (58.82%) MS Excel
7 10 (58.82%) MS Access
7 10 (58.82%) Microsoft
7 10 (58.82%) MS PowerPoint
8 3 (17.65%) Capacity Management
9 2 (11.76%) Enterprise Architecture
9 2 (11.76%) GlassFish
9 2 (11.76%) User Acceptance Testing
9 2 (11.76%) System Testing
9 2 (11.76%) Capacity Planning

iSeries
Top Related IT Skills in Brentwood by Category

For the 6 months to 30 January 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.

Application Platforms
1 2 (11.76%) GlassFish
1 2 (11.76%) Apache
1 2 (11.76%) WebLogic
1 2 (11.76%) IIS
1 2 (11.76%) JBoss
Applications
1 10 (58.82%) MS Office
1 10 (58.82%) MS Excel
1 10 (58.82%) MS PowerPoint
Communications & Networking
1 13 (76.47%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (58.82%) MS Access
2 2 (11.76%) SQL Server
3 1 (5.88%) DB2
3 1 (5.88%) Oracle Reports
3 1 (5.88%) Relational Database
General
1 16 (94.12%) Finance
2 2 (11.76%) Banking
2 2 (11.76%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 9 (52.94%) Analyst
2 6 (35.29%) Capacity Analyst
3 5 (29.41%) Storage Specialist
4 2 (11.76%) Storage Engineer
4 2 (11.76%) Applications Support Analyst
4 2 (11.76%) Support Analyst
4 2 (11.76%) Applications Support
5 1 (5.88%) Systems Analyst
5 1 (5.88%) Capacity Management Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 13 (76.47%) Flash
2 2 (11.76%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 13 (76.47%) AS400
2 2 (11.76%) Management Information System
3 1 (5.88%) Client/Server
3 1 (5.88%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 15 (88.24%) Windows
1 15 (88.24%) Linux
2 13 (76.47%) AIX
2 13 (76.47%) UNIX
3 11 (64.71%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (70.59%) Disaster Recovery
2 3 (17.65%) Capacity Management
3 2 (11.76%) Enterprise Architecture
3 2 (11.76%) User Acceptance Testing
3 2 (11.76%) System Testing
3 2 (11.76%) Capacity Planning
3 2 (11.76%) ITIL V3
3 2 (11.76%) Logistics
3 2 (11.76%) SOA
3 2 (11.76%) ITIL
4 1 (5.88%) Data Modelling
4 1 (5.88%) Stakeholder Management
4 1 (5.88%) Quality Management
4 1 (5.88%) Business Continuity
4 1 (5.88%) Systems Analysis
4 1 (5.88%) Agile Software Development
4 1 (5.88%) Continuous Improvement
4 1 (5.88%) Change Control
4 1 (5.88%) Time Management
4 1 (5.88%) Infrastructure Management
Programming Languages
1 14 (82.35%) SQL
2 1 (5.88%) C++
2 1 (5.88%) COBOL
2 1 (5.88%) Java
2 1 (5.88%) RPG
Qualifications
1 1 (5.88%) Degree
System Software
1 13 (76.47%) VMware ESX
Systems Management
1 13 (76.47%) Tivoli
1 13 (76.47%) Tivoli Storage Manager
Vendors
1 15 (88.24%) Oracle
1 15 (88.24%) IBM
2 13 (76.47%) Citrix
2 13 (76.47%) BMC
2 13 (76.47%) NetApp
3 10 (58.82%) Microsoft