The table below looks at the prevalence of the term iSeries 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 iSeries over the 3 months to 27 March 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
27 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
IBM iSeries
Rank 299 313 300
Rank change year-on-year
+14 -13
Permanent jobs citing iSeries 15 10 16
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 0.14% 0.089% 0.14%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 0.35% 0.19% 0.32%
Number of salaries quoted 14 9 13
Average salary £47,838 £42,500 £60,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+12.55% -29.16%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,500 £42,000 £50,000
10% offered a salary of more than £54,250 £75,000 £70,800
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £35,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+21.42% -12.50%
iSeries
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
4274 5274 5063
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 41.09% 47.15% 45.67%
Number of salaries quoted 3548 4349 4480
Average salary £55,000 £55,000 £55,000
90% offered a salary of more than £33,500 £32,500 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £82,500 £85,000 £85,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%

iSeries
Jobs Demand Trend in the City of London

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

iSeries Jobs Demand Trend in the City of London

iSeries
Salary Trend in the City of London

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

iSeries Salary Trend in the City of London

iSeries
Salary Histogram in the City of London

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing iSeries across the City of London region over the 3 months to 27 March 2015.

iSeries Salary Histogram in the City of London

iSeries
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the City of London

For the 6 months to 27 March 2015, IT jobs across the City of London 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 (76.47%) Linux
2 12 (70.59%) UNIX
2 12 (70.59%) Windows
3 9 (52.94%) Banking
4 8 (47.06%) Retail
5 7 (41.18%) zOS
5 7 (41.18%) WebSphere
6 6 (35.29%) Finance
7 5 (29.41%) AS400
7 5 (29.41%) Clustering
7 5 (29.41%) Solaris
7 5 (29.41%) Microsoft
8 4 (23.53%) SSL
8 4 (23.53%) SQL
8 4 (23.53%) WebSphere MQ
8 4 (23.53%) Continuous Improvement
9 3 (17.65%) Root Cause Analysis
9 3 (17.65%) IBM HTTP Server
9 3 (17.65%) AIX
9 3 (17.65%) WebSphere Application Server
9 3 (17.65%) SLA
9 3 (17.65%) IBM
9 3 (17.65%) JBoss
10 2 (11.76%) MCSA
10 2 (11.76%) MS Excel
10 2 (11.76%) CRM
10 2 (11.76%) FTP
10 2 (11.76%) CCNP
10 2 (11.76%) CCNA
10 2 (11.76%) ITIL

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

For the 6 months to 27 March 2015, IT jobs across the City of London 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 7 (41.18%) WebSphere
2 3 (17.65%) IBM HTTP Server
2 3 (17.65%) WebSphere Application Server
2 3 (17.65%) JBoss
3 1 (5.88%) SharePoint
3 1 (5.88%) BizTalk Server
3 1 (5.88%) CMS
3 1 (5.88%) Node.js
3 1 (5.88%) Adobe CQ
Applications
1 2 (11.76%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 2 (11.76%) Dynamics CRM
2 1 (5.88%) Misys Equation
2 1 (5.88%) Agresso
Communications & Networking
1 4 (23.53%) SSL
2 2 (11.76%) FTP
3 1 (5.88%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (5.88%) SQL Server
1 1 (5.88%) DB2
1 1 (5.88%) SQL Server Reporting Services
1 1 (5.88%) SQL Server Integration Services
General
1 9 (52.94%) Banking
2 8 (47.06%) Retail
3 6 (35.29%) Finance
4 1 (5.88%) Financial Institution
4 1 (5.88%) Private Banking
Job Titles
1 9 (52.94%) Analyst
2 3 (17.65%) WebSphere Administrator
2 3 (17.65%) Infrastructure Analyst
2 3 (17.65%) Administrator
3 2 (11.76%) Support Analyst
4 1 (5.88%) Applications Support
4 1 (5.88%) Architect
4 1 (5.88%) Developer
4 1 (5.88%) Computer Operator
4 1 (5.88%) Server Support
4 1 (5.88%) Systems Support
4 1 (5.88%) Programmer
4 1 (5.88%) Applications Support Analyst
4 1 (5.88%) Server Support Analyst
4 1 (5.88%) .NET Architect
4 1 (5.88%) Server Analyst
4 1 (5.88%) RPG Programmer
4 1 (5.88%) Linux Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (23.53%) WebSphere MQ
2 2 (11.76%) .NET
2 2 (11.76%) REST
3 1 (5.88%) CSS3
3 1 (5.88%) KnockoutJS
3 1 (5.88%) AngularJS
3 1 (5.88%) ASP.NET Web API
3 1 (5.88%) HTML
3 1 (5.88%) ASP.NET
3 1 (5.88%) CSS
3 1 (5.88%) SOAP
3 1 (5.88%) Web Services
3 1 (5.88%) XML
3 1 (5.88%) XSL
3 1 (5.88%) JSON
3 1 (5.88%) jQuery
3 1 (5.88%) RESTful
3 1 (5.88%) HTML5
Miscellaneous
1 5 (29.41%) AS400
1 5 (29.41%) Clustering
2 1 (5.88%) Online Banking
2 1 (5.88%) Computer Science
2 1 (5.88%) Reference Data
2 1 (5.88%) Data Integration
2 1 (5.88%) iPhone
2 1 (5.88%) Hedge funds
2 1 (5.88%) Blackberry
2 1 (5.88%) Mainframe
Operating Systems
1 13 (76.47%) Linux
2 12 (70.59%) UNIX
2 12 (70.59%) Windows
3 7 (41.18%) zOS
4 5 (29.41%) Solaris
5 3 (17.65%) AIX
6 1 (5.88%) Windows Vista
6 1 (5.88%) Windows 7
6 1 (5.88%) Windows XP
6 1 (5.88%) VMS
6 1 (5.88%) OS/400
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (23.53%) Continuous Improvement
2 3 (17.65%) Root Cause Analysis
3 2 (11.76%) ITIL
3 2 (11.76%) CRM
3 2 (11.76%) Scrum
3 2 (11.76%) Agile Software Development
4 1 (5.88%) TDD
4 1 (5.88%) Asset Management
4 1 (5.88%) Technical Architecture
4 1 (5.88%) Load Balancing
4 1 (5.88%) Wealth Management
4 1 (5.88%) User Acceptance Testing
4 1 (5.88%) Investment Management
4 1 (5.88%) Kanban
4 1 (5.88%) Capacity Planning
4 1 (5.88%) Portfolio Management
4 1 (5.88%) DNA
4 1 (5.88%) ETL
4 1 (5.88%) Disaster Recovery
4 1 (5.88%) MVC
Programming Languages
1 4 (23.53%) SQL
2 2 (11.76%) C#
3 1 (5.88%) C++
3 1 (5.88%) Java
3 1 (5.88%) JavaScript
3 1 (5.88%) RPG
3 1 (5.88%) T-SQL
3 1 (5.88%) PowerShell
3 1 (5.88%) RPG IV
Qualifications
1 2 (11.76%) MCSA
1 2 (11.76%) CCNP
1 2 (11.76%) CCNA
1 2 (11.76%) Cisco Certification
1 2 (11.76%) Microsoft Certification
1 2 (11.76%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (17.65%) SLA
System Software
1 1 (5.88%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 1 (5.88%) BMC PATROL
1 1 (5.88%) Control-M
Vendors
1 5 (29.41%) Microsoft
2 3 (17.65%) IBM
3 1 (5.88%) Misys
3 1 (5.88%) BMC
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