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 19 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
19 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
IBM iSeries
Rank 21 20 13
Rank change year-on-year
-1 -7
Permanent jobs citing iSeries 2 4 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Brentwood 1.89% 4.44% 4.08%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 7.69% 13.79% 8.33%
Number of salaries quoted 1 1 1
Average salary £42,500 £40,500 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+4.93% -19.00%
UK excluding London average salary £41,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+2.50% -
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
26 29 24
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Brentwood 24.53% 32.22% 48.98%
Number of salaries quoted 7 8 23
Average salary £42,500 £42,500 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- -15.00%
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%

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 19 September 2014, 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 4 (80.00%) Windows
2 3 (60.00%) .NET
2 3 (60.00%) Oracle
2 3 (60.00%) SQL Server
2 3 (60.00%) Finance
3 2 (40.00%) COBOL
3 2 (40.00%) Java
3 2 (40.00%) SQL
3 2 (40.00%) Oracle Reports
3 2 (40.00%) MS Excel
3 2 (40.00%) E-Commerce
3 2 (40.00%) RDBMS
3 2 (40.00%) SLA
3 2 (40.00%) IBM
3 2 (40.00%) Oracle Database 10g
3 2 (40.00%) SQL Server 2005
3 2 (40.00%) Incident Management
3 2 (40.00%) Oracle Database 11g
3 2 (40.00%) SQL Server 2008
3 2 (40.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 2 (40.00%) Change Control
3 2 (40.00%) Capacity Management
3 2 (40.00%) Oracle Database
3 2 (40.00%) Performance Monitoring
3 2 (40.00%) Relational Database
4 1 (20.00%) Logistics
4 1 (20.00%) Analytical Skills
4 1 (20.00%) People Management
4 1 (20.00%) Infrastructure Management
4 1 (20.00%) SolarWinds

iSeries
Top Related IT Skills in Brentwood by Category

For the 6 months to 19 September 2014, 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 (20.00%) WebLogic
1 1 (20.00%) IIS
1 1 (20.00%) Apache
1 1 (20.00%) GlassFish
Applications
1 2 (40.00%) MS Excel
2 1 (20.00%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 1 (20.00%) AWD
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (60.00%) SQL Server
2 2 (40.00%) Oracle Reports
2 2 (40.00%) RDBMS
2 2 (40.00%) Oracle Database 10g
2 2 (40.00%) SQL Server 2005
2 2 (40.00%) Oracle Database 11g
2 2 (40.00%) SQL Server 2008
2 2 (40.00%) Oracle Database
2 2 (40.00%) Relational Database
General
1 3 (60.00%) Finance
2 1 (20.00%) Back Office
Job Titles
1 3 (60.00%) Applications Support
2 2 (40.00%) Analyst
2 2 (40.00%) Support Analyst
2 2 (40.00%) Support Manager
2 2 (40.00%) Applications Support Manager
2 2 (40.00%) Applications Manager
2 2 (40.00%) Performance Manager
3 1 (20.00%) Data Centre Analyst
3 1 (20.00%) Applications Support Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (60.00%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 1 (20.00%) AS400
1 1 (20.00%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 4 (80.00%) Windows
2 2 (40.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 1 (20.00%) Linux
3 1 (20.00%) Windows 2000
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (40.00%) E-Commerce
1 2 (40.00%) Incident Management
1 2 (40.00%) Change Control
1 2 (40.00%) Capacity Management
1 2 (40.00%) Performance Monitoring
2 1 (20.00%) People Management
2 1 (20.00%) Infrastructure Management
2 1 (20.00%) ITIL
2 1 (20.00%) Enterprise Architecture
2 1 (20.00%) User Acceptance Testing
2 1 (20.00%) System Testing
2 1 (20.00%) Time Management
2 1 (20.00%) ITIL V3
2 1 (20.00%) Continuous Improvement
2 1 (20.00%) SOA
2 1 (20.00%) BCP
2 1 (20.00%) Disaster Recovery
2 1 (20.00%) Stakeholder Management
2 1 (20.00%) Business Continuity
2 1 (20.00%) Logistics
Programming Languages
1 2 (40.00%) COBOL
1 2 (40.00%) Java
1 2 (40.00%) SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (20.00%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (40.00%) SLA
System Software
1 1 (20.00%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 1 (20.00%) CiscoWorks
1 1 (20.00%) Tivoli
1 1 (20.00%) Tivoli Storage Manager
1 1 (20.00%) Nagios
1 1 (20.00%) HP SIM
Vendors
1 3 (60.00%) Oracle
2 2 (40.00%) IBM
3 1 (20.00%) HP
3 1 (20.00%) SolarWinds
3 1 (20.00%) JBoss