The first 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 16 April 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all terms in our Miscellaneous category for the City of London region.

Location
3 months to
16 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
IBM iSeries
Rank 326 317 270
Rank change year-on-year
-9 -47
Permanent jobs citing iSeries 9 11 75
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 0.071% 0.092% 0.54%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 0.18% 0.23% 1.37%
Number of salaries quoted 8 8 30
Average salary £45,000 £57,500 £52,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-21.73% +9.52%
90% offered a salary of more than £41,750 £50,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £76,250 £65,000 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
-17.64% +6.25%
Miscellaneous Category
City of London
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Miscellaneous category
5024 4782 5487
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 39.40% 40.08% 39.33%
Number of salaries quoted 4170 4136 4984
Average salary £55,000 £57,500 £57,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-4.34% -
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £35,000 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £85,000 £85,000 £85,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+5.26% -5.00%
iSeries
London

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 16 April 2014.

iSeries Salary Histogram in the City of London

iSeries
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the City of London

For the 6 months to 16 April 2014, 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 17 (70.83%) IBM
2 14 (58.33%) Linux
2 14 (58.33%) Windows
3 12 (50.00%) UNIX
3 12 (50.00%) AS400
4 11 (45.83%) Finance
4 11 (45.83%) SQL
4 11 (45.83%) Oracle
5 9 (37.50%) DB2
5 9 (37.50%) RPG
5 9 (37.50%) VMware
5 9 (37.50%) VMware Infrastructure
6 8 (33.33%) RPG IV
7 7 (29.17%) HP
8 6 (25.00%) EMC
8 6 (25.00%) Red Hat
8 6 (25.00%) Tivoli
8 6 (25.00%) Nagios
8 6 (25.00%) Configuration Management
8 6 (25.00%) X-Windows
8 6 (25.00%) RHCE
8 6 (25.00%) SAN
8 6 (25.00%) JBoss
8 6 (25.00%) Apache
8 6 (25.00%) Tomcat
8 6 (25.00%) Python
8 6 (25.00%) SLA
8 6 (25.00%) HTTP
8 6 (25.00%) TCP/IP
8 6 (25.00%) XML

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

For the 6 months to 16 April 2014, 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 6 (25.00%) Apache
1 6 (25.00%) Tomcat
2 2 (8.33%) CMS
2 2 (8.33%) IIS
2 2 (8.33%) Sitecore CMS
3 1 (4.17%) WebSphere
Applications
1 1 (4.17%) MS Office
1 1 (4.17%) MS Excel
1 1 (4.17%) MS Visio
1 1 (4.17%) MS PowerPoint
Cloud Services
1 2 (8.33%) Microsoft Azure
1 2 (8.33%) PaaS
1 2 (8.33%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 6 (25.00%) HTTP
1 6 (25.00%) TCP/IP
1 6 (25.00%) SAN
1 6 (25.00%) BIG-IP
1 6 (25.00%) NAS
1 6 (25.00%) MRTG
1 6 (25.00%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
2 2 (8.33%) Firewall
2 2 (8.33%) DNS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (37.50%) DB2
2 6 (25.00%) MySQL
3 3 (12.50%) SQL Server
4 2 (8.33%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 2 (8.33%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 2 (8.33%) Oracle Database 11g
4 2 (8.33%) SQL Server 2008
4 2 (8.33%) Oracle Database
General
1 11 (45.83%) Finance
2 2 (8.33%) Banking
3 1 (4.17%) Retail
3 1 (4.17%) Investment Banking
3 1 (4.17%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 16 (66.67%) Administrator
2 8 (33.33%) Linux Administrator
3 7 (29.17%) Systems Administrator
4 6 (25.00%) Systems Support
4 6 (25.00%) Linux Support
5 2 (8.33%) Enterprise Infrastructure Architect
5 2 (8.33%) Programmer
5 2 (8.33%) Audit Manager
5 2 (8.33%) Architect
5 2 (8.33%) Analyst
5 2 (8.33%) Consultant
5 2 (8.33%) RPG Programmer
5 2 (8.33%) IT Risk Manager
5 2 (8.33%) Infrastructure Architect
5 2 (8.33%) Enterprise Architect
5 2 (8.33%) Risk Manager
6 1 (4.17%) Infrastructure Manager
6 1 (4.17%) IT Audit Manager
6 1 (4.17%) Systems Analyst
6 1 (4.17%) Infrastructure Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (25.00%) J2EE
1 6 (25.00%) XML
1 6 (25.00%) X-Windows
2 3 (12.50%) Middleware
3 1 (4.17%) EDI
Miscellaneous
1 12 (50.00%) AS400
2 6 (25.00%) Computer Science
2 6 (25.00%) Open Source
3 2 (8.33%) Replication
3 2 (8.33%) Mainframe
Operating Systems
1 14 (58.33%) Windows
1 14 (58.33%) Linux
2 12 (50.00%) UNIX
3 6 (25.00%) CentOS
3 6 (25.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 2 (8.33%) Windows Server 2012
4 2 (8.33%) Windows Server 2008
4 2 (8.33%) OS/400
5 1 (4.17%) i5/OS
5 1 (4.17%) AIX
5 1 (4.17%) HPUX
5 1 (4.17%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (25.00%) ITIL
1 6 (25.00%) Configuration Management
1 6 (25.00%) Change Control
2 5 (20.83%) Performance Tuning
3 4 (16.67%) Migration
4 3 (12.50%) Project Management
4 3 (12.50%) Performance Management
5 2 (8.33%) Stakeholder Engagement
5 2 (8.33%) Enterprise Architecture
5 2 (8.33%) TOGAF
5 2 (8.33%) Network Design
5 2 (8.33%) Software Engineering
5 2 (8.33%) Security Management
5 2 (8.33%) Risk Management
5 2 (8.33%) Investment Management
6 1 (4.17%) Information Security
6 1 (4.17%) Asset Management
6 1 (4.17%) Process Management
6 1 (4.17%) PRINCE2
6 1 (4.17%) Business Intelligence
Programming Languages
1 11 (45.83%) SQL
2 9 (37.50%) RPG
3 8 (33.33%) RPG IV
4 6 (25.00%) sed
4 6 (25.00%) Bash Shell
4 6 (25.00%) Python
4 6 (25.00%) AWK
4 6 (25.00%) Java
4 6 (25.00%) Perl
5 2 (8.33%) T-SQL
5 2 (8.33%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 6 (25.00%) RHCE
2 2 (8.33%) CISA
2 2 (8.33%) MCSE
2 2 (8.33%) Microsoft Certification
3 1 (4.17%) CISSP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (25.00%) SLA
2 1 (4.17%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 9 (37.50%) VMware Infrastructure
2 6 (25.00%) Sendmail
2 6 (25.00%) VMware ESXi
2 6 (25.00%) Samba
2 6 (25.00%) Xen
2 6 (25.00%) VMware Server
3 2 (8.33%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 6 (25.00%) Tivoli
1 6 (25.00%) Nagios
1 6 (25.00%) YUM
1 6 (25.00%) Puppet
Vendors
1 17 (70.83%) IBM
2 11 (45.83%) Oracle
3 9 (37.50%) VMware
4 7 (29.17%) HP
5 6 (25.00%) EMC
5 6 (25.00%) JBoss
5 6 (25.00%) Red Hat
5 6 (25.00%) F5
6 3 (12.50%) Sybase
7 2 (8.33%) Citrix
7 2 (8.33%) Sitecore
8 1 (4.17%) LANDesk
8 1 (4.17%) JDA