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

Location
3 months to
31 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
IBM iSeries
Rank 31 - 25
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Permanent jobs citing iSeries 1 0 4
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Brentwood 0.53% - 4.04%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 1.16% - 10.26%
Number of salaries quoted 1 0 1
Average salary £45,000 - £40,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%
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
86 26 39
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Brentwood 45.99% 25.74% 39.39%
Number of salaries quoted 31 3 19
Average salary £44,500 £53,750 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-17.20% +19.44%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £42,250 £40,000
10% offered a salary of more than £61,000 £48,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £41,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+2.50% -

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 31 August 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 13 (100.00%) SQL
1 13 (100.00%) AS400
2 12 (92.31%) Windows
3 11 (84.62%) AIX
3 11 (84.62%) Oracle
3 11 (84.62%) Linux
3 11 (84.62%) UNIX
3 11 (84.62%) IBM
3 11 (84.62%) Citrix
3 11 (84.62%) SAN
3 11 (84.62%) BMC
3 11 (84.62%) NetApp
3 11 (84.62%) Tivoli
3 11 (84.62%) Tivoli Storage Manager
3 11 (84.62%) Finance
3 11 (84.62%) Data ONTAP
4 9 (69.23%) VMware ESX
4 9 (69.23%) MS Office
5 8 (61.54%) Flash
5 8 (61.54%) MS Excel
5 8 (61.54%) MS Access
5 8 (61.54%) Microsoft
5 8 (61.54%) Solaris
5 8 (61.54%) MS PowerPoint
6 6 (46.15%) Capacity Management
7 5 (38.46%) Disaster Recovery
8 4 (30.77%) Telecoms
8 4 (30.77%) Capacity Planning
8 4 (30.77%) Banking
9 3 (23.08%) Management Information System

iSeries
Top Related IT Skills in Brentwood by Category

For the 6 months to 31 August 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 9 (69.23%) MS Office
2 8 (61.54%) MS Excel
2 8 (61.54%) MS PowerPoint
Communications & Networking
1 11 (84.62%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (61.54%) MS Access
General
1 11 (84.62%) Finance
2 4 (30.77%) Banking
2 4 (30.77%) Telecoms
3 1 (7.69%) Retail
Job Titles
1 6 (46.15%) Storage Specialist
2 5 (38.46%) Storage Engineer
3 2 (15.38%) Analyst
4 1 (7.69%) Systems Analyst
4 1 (7.69%) Applications Support
4 1 (7.69%) Storage Analyst
4 1 (7.69%) Capacity Analyst
4 1 (7.69%) Capacity Management Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (61.54%) Flash
2 1 (7.69%) EDI
2 1 (7.69%) ODBC
Miscellaneous
1 13 (100.00%) AS400
2 3 (23.08%) Management Information System
3 2 (15.38%) Client/Server
4 1 (7.69%) Enterprise Software
4 1 (7.69%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 12 (92.31%) Windows
2 11 (84.62%) AIX
2 11 (84.62%) UNIX
2 11 (84.62%) Linux
2 11 (84.62%) Data ONTAP
3 8 (61.54%) Solaris
4 3 (23.08%) HPUX
5 1 (7.69%) OS/400
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (46.15%) Capacity Management
2 5 (38.46%) Disaster Recovery
3 4 (30.77%) Capacity Planning
4 1 (7.69%) PDM
4 1 (7.69%) Systems Analysis
4 1 (7.69%) ERP
4 1 (7.69%) Data Modelling
Programming Languages
1 13 (100.00%) SQL
2 1 (7.69%) VBA
2 1 (7.69%) RPG IV
2 1 (7.69%) COBOL
2 1 (7.69%) Java
2 1 (7.69%) RPG
System Software
1 9 (69.23%) VMware ESX
Systems Management
1 11 (84.62%) Tivoli
1 11 (84.62%) Tivoli Storage Manager
Vendors
1 11 (84.62%) Oracle
1 11 (84.62%) IBM
1 11 (84.62%) Citrix
1 11 (84.62%) BMC
1 11 (84.62%) NetApp
2 8 (61.54%) Microsoft