The table below looks at the prevalence of the term iSeries in IT jobs advertised for the Cheshire region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited iSeries over the 3 months to 27 February 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
27 Feb 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
IBM iSeries
Rank 111 - 124
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Permanent jobs citing iSeries 10 0 16
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cheshire 0.53% - 0.80%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 1.49% - 2.35%
Number of salaries quoted 3 0 16
Average salary £49,000 - £42,500
UK excluding London average salary £41,500 £35,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+18.57% -12.50%
iSeries
North West

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

Miscellaneous Category
Cheshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Miscellaneous category
669 540 680
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cheshire 35.78% 34.55% 34.12%
Number of salaries quoted 548 387 534
Average salary £40,000 £37,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.66% +7.14%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £22,500 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £56,750 £45,000 £51,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%

iSeries
Jobs Demand Trend in Cheshire

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

iSeries Jobs Demand Trend in Cheshire

iSeries
Salary Trend in Cheshire

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

iSeries Salary Trend in Cheshire

iSeries
Salary Histogram in Cheshire

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing iSeries across the Cheshire region over the 3 months to 27 February 2015.

iSeries Salary Histogram in Cheshire

iSeries
Job Locations in Cheshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing iSeries within the Cheshire region over the 3 months to 27 February 2015. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Warrington - 10 £49,000 - 1
iSeries
North West

iSeries
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cheshire

For the 6 months to 27 February 2015, IT jobs across the Cheshire 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 17 (73.91%) SQL
2 16 (69.57%) ITIL
3 14 (60.87%) Telecoms
4 12 (52.17%) AS400
4 12 (52.17%) Billing
4 12 (52.17%) DB2
5 10 (43.48%) IBM
6 7 (30.43%) Java
6 7 (30.43%) BT
6 7 (30.43%) Degree
6 7 (30.43%) Performance Tuning
7 5 (21.74%) Technical Analysis
7 5 (21.74%) Computer Science
7 5 (21.74%) Disaster Recovery
7 5 (21.74%) RPG/400
7 5 (21.74%) RPG
7 5 (21.74%) Swing
7 5 (21.74%) JMS
7 5 (21.74%) ISO 9001
7 5 (21.74%) SLA
7 5 (21.74%) Synon
7 5 (21.74%) Web Services
8 4 (17.39%) Software Engineering
8 4 (17.39%) Migration
8 4 (17.39%) Line Management
8 4 (17.39%) Analytical Skills
9 3 (13.04%) Performance Monitoring
10 2 (8.70%) Data Management
10 2 (8.70%) Validation
10 2 (8.70%) Incident Management

iSeries
Top Related IT Skills in Cheshire by Category

For the 6 months to 27 February 2015, IT jobs across the Cheshire 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.

Database & Business Intelligence
1 12 (52.17%) DB2
Development Applications
1 5 (21.74%) Synon
General
1 14 (60.87%) Telecoms
2 12 (52.17%) Billing
Job Titles
1 5 (21.74%) Software Engineer
2 2 (8.70%) Analyst
2 2 (8.70%) Software Manager
2 2 (8.70%) Administrator
2 2 (8.70%) Data Analyst
2 2 (8.70%) Data Migration Analyst
3 1 (4.35%) Software Support Engineer
3 1 (4.35%) Support Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (21.74%) Web Services
1 5 (21.74%) Swing
1 5 (21.74%) JMS
Miscellaneous
1 12 (52.17%) AS400
2 5 (21.74%) Computer Science
3 4 (17.39%) Analytical Skills
4 2 (8.70%) Mathematics
Processes & Methodologies
1 16 (69.57%) ITIL
2 7 (30.43%) Performance Tuning
3 5 (21.74%) Technical Analysis
3 5 (21.74%) Disaster Recovery
4 4 (17.39%) Software Engineering
4 4 (17.39%) Line Management
4 4 (17.39%) Migration
5 3 (13.04%) Performance Monitoring
6 2 (8.70%) Data Management
6 2 (8.70%) Incident Management
6 2 (8.70%) Time Management
6 2 (8.70%) Data Migration
6 2 (8.70%) Validation
6 2 (8.70%) Service Delivery
6 2 (8.70%) Change Management
Programming Languages
1 17 (73.91%) SQL
2 7 (30.43%) Java
3 5 (21.74%) RPG
3 5 (21.74%) RPG/400
Qualifications
1 7 (30.43%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (21.74%) ISO 9001
1 5 (21.74%) SLA
2 2 (8.70%) ISO/IEC 27001
Vendors
1 10 (43.48%) IBM
2 7 (30.43%) BT
3 2 (8.70%) Oracle
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