The table below looks at the prevalence of the term iSeries in IT jobs advertised for the Chester region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited iSeries over the 3 months to 21 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
21 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
IBM iSeries
Rank - - -
Permanent jobs citing iSeries 0 0 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Chester - - -
As % of the Miscellaneous category - - -
Number of salaries quoted 0 0 0
Average salary - - -
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -16.66%
iSeries
Cheshire

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

Miscellaneous Category
Chester
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Miscellaneous category
97 50 38
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Chester 33.45% 19.38% 19.10%
Number of salaries quoted 53 39 29
Average salary £33,500 £34,500 £31,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-2.89% +9.52%
90% offered a salary of more than £21,500 £24,500 £18,400
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £38,900 £41,700
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,000
% change year-on-year
- +5.26%

iSeries
Jobs Demand Trend in Chester

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

iSeries Jobs Demand Trend in Chester

iSeries
Salary Trend in Chester

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

iSeries Salary Trend in Chester

iSeries
Top 7 Related IT Skills in Chester

For the 6 months to 21 August 2014, IT jobs across the Chester 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 1 (100.00%) UNIX
1 1 (100.00%) Windows
1 1 (100.00%) IBM
1 1 (100.00%) Tivoli
1 1 (100.00%) Tivoli Workload Scheduler
1 1 (100.00%) Banking
1 1 (100.00%) Enterprise Software

iSeries
Top Related IT Skills in Chester by Category

For the 6 months to 21 August 2014, IT jobs across the Chester 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.

General
1 1 (100.00%) Banking
Job Titles
1 1 (100.00%) Developer
1 1 (100.00%) Tivoli Specialist
Miscellaneous
1 1 (100.00%) Enterprise Software
Operating Systems
1 1 (100.00%) UNIX
1 1 (100.00%) Windows
System Software
1 1 (100.00%) Tivoli Workload Scheduler
Systems Management
1 1 (100.00%) Tivoli
Vendors
1 1 (100.00%) IBM