The table below looks at the prevalence of the term AS400 in IT jobs advertised for the City of London region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited AS400 over the 3 months to 6 July 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
6 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
IBM AS/400
Rank 298 329 321
Rank change year-on-year
+31 -8
Permanent jobs citing AS400 11 16 11
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 0.11% 0.13% 0.091%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 0.25% 0.28% 0.18%
Number of salaries quoted 10 16 11
Average salary £49,500 £65,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-23.84% +52.94%
90% offered a salary of more than £46,750 £41,250 £21,250
10% offered a salary of more than £51,050 £87,500 £57,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,000 £36,400
% change year-on-year
+8.10% +1.64%
AS400
London

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

Miscellaneous Category
City of London
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Miscellaneous category
4431 5754 6004
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 43.31% 45.68% 49.76%
Number of salaries quoted 3657 4732 5151
Average salary £57,500 £57,500 £57,500
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £35,000 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £85,000 £85,000 £82,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

AS400
Jobs Demand Trend in the City of London

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing AS400 across the City of London region as a proportion of the total demand within the Miscellaneous category.

AS400 Jobs Demand Trend in the City of London

AS400
Salary Trend in the City of London

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing AS400 across the City of London region.

AS400 Salary Trend in the City of London

AS400
Salary Histogram in the City of London

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing AS400 across the City of London region over the 3 months to 6 July 2015.

AS400 Salary Histogram in the City of London

AS400
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the City of London

For the 6 months to 6 July 2015, IT jobs across the City of London region citing AS400 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 AS400.

1 15 (75.00%) iSeries
2 13 (65.00%) Banking
3 12 (60.00%) SQL
4 11 (55.00%) Finance
4 11 (55.00%) Degree
5 8 (40.00%) HP Quality Center
5 8 (40.00%) IBM
6 7 (35.00%) ISEB
6 7 (35.00%) SWIFT
7 6 (30.00%) Computer Science
7 6 (30.00%) Bloomberg
7 6 (30.00%) Windows
8 5 (25.00%) C
8 5 (25.00%) Microsoft
9 4 (20.00%) UNIX
9 4 (20.00%) Linux
9 4 (20.00%) MS Excel
10 3 (15.00%) RPG
10 3 (15.00%) ITIL
10 3 (15.00%) Microsoft Certification
10 3 (15.00%) LAN
10 3 (15.00%) WAN
10 3 (15.00%) Migration
11 2 (10.00%) Blackberry
11 2 (10.00%) Firewall
11 2 (10.00%) Management Information System
11 2 (10.00%) Systems Analysis
11 2 (10.00%) Synon
11 2 (10.00%) Windows XP
11 2 (10.00%) SLA

AS400
Top Related IT Skills in the City of London by Category

For the 6 months to 6 July 2015, IT jobs across the City of London region citing AS400 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 AS400. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 1 (5.00%) WebSphere
Applications
1 4 (20.00%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (5.00%) SunGard GMI
Communications & Networking
1 3 (15.00%) LAN
1 3 (15.00%) WAN
2 2 (10.00%) Firewall
3 1 (5.00%) FTP
3 1 (5.00%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (5.00%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 2 (10.00%) Synon
General
1 13 (65.00%) Banking
2 11 (55.00%) Finance
3 2 (10.00%) Marketing
4 1 (5.00%) Investment Banking
4 1 (5.00%) Financial Institution
4 1 (5.00%) Back Office
Job Titles
1 8 (40.00%) Tester
2 2 (10.00%) Analyst
3 1 (5.00%) Test Analyst
3 1 (5.00%) Infrastructure Project Manager
3 1 (5.00%) Computer Operator
3 1 (5.00%) Server Support
3 1 (5.00%) Support Analyst
3 1 (5.00%) Project Coordinator
3 1 (5.00%) Server Support Analyst
3 1 (5.00%) Infrastructure Manager
3 1 (5.00%) PC Support
3 1 (5.00%) Server Analyst
3 1 (5.00%) Coordinator
3 1 (5.00%) Project Manager
Miscellaneous
1 15 (75.00%) iSeries
2 7 (35.00%) SWIFT
3 6 (30.00%) Computer Science
4 2 (10.00%) Blackberry
4 2 (10.00%) Management Information System
4 2 (10.00%) Analytical Skills
4 2 (10.00%) Data Centre
4 2 (10.00%) iPhone
5 1 (5.00%) Client/Server
5 1 (5.00%) Mainframe
5 1 (5.00%) Video Conferencing
5 1 (5.00%) Reference Data
5 1 (5.00%) Hedge funds
Operating Systems
1 6 (30.00%) Windows
2 4 (20.00%) UNIX
2 4 (20.00%) Linux
3 2 (10.00%) Windows XP
3 2 (10.00%) Windows 7
3 2 (10.00%) Solaris
4 1 (5.00%) VMS
4 1 (5.00%) Windows Vista
4 1 (5.00%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (15.00%) ITIL
1 3 (15.00%) Migration
2 2 (10.00%) Systems Analysis
2 2 (10.00%) SDLC
2 2 (10.00%) Test Scripting
2 2 (10.00%) Investment Management
3 1 (5.00%) High Availability
3 1 (5.00%) Portfolio Management
3 1 (5.00%) Continuous Improvement
3 1 (5.00%) Software Distribution
3 1 (5.00%) Software License Management
3 1 (5.00%) System Integration Testing
3 1 (5.00%) Server Building
3 1 (5.00%) User Acceptance Testing
3 1 (5.00%) PRINCE2
3 1 (5.00%) DNA
3 1 (5.00%) Disaster Recovery
Programming Languages
1 12 (60.00%) SQL
2 5 (25.00%) C
3 3 (15.00%) RPG
4 2 (10.00%) C#
4 2 (10.00%) C++
4 2 (10.00%) Java
4 2 (10.00%) RPG/400
4 2 (10.00%) RPG IV
4 2 (10.00%) RPG III
Qualifications
1 11 (55.00%) Degree
2 7 (35.00%) ISEB
3 3 (15.00%) Microsoft Certification
4 2 (10.00%) Cisco Certification
4 2 (10.00%) MCSA
4 2 (10.00%) CCNP
4 2 (10.00%) CCNA
5 1 (5.00%) A+ Certification
5 1 (5.00%) MOS
5 1 (5.00%) MCDST
5 1 (5.00%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
5 1 (5.00%) MCP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (10.00%) SLA
2 1 (5.00%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 2 (10.00%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 8 (40.00%) HP Quality Center
2 1 (5.00%) BMC PATROL
2 1 (5.00%) Control-M
Vendors
1 8 (40.00%) IBM
2 6 (30.00%) Bloomberg
3 5 (25.00%) Microsoft
4 1 (5.00%) SunGard
4 1 (5.00%) HP
4 1 (5.00%) Citrix
4 1 (5.00%) BMC
4 1 (5.00%) Hitachi
4 1 (5.00%) Reuters
4 1 (5.00%) Charles River
4 1 (5.00%) Computacenter
4 1 (5.00%) Oracle
4 1 (5.00%) Cisco