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 29 May 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
29 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
IBM iSeries
Rank 284 333 328
Rank change year-on-year
+49 -5
Permanent jobs citing iSeries 13 4 6
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 0.13% 0.031% 0.050%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 0.31% 0.067% 0.10%
Number of salaries quoted 13 4 5
Average salary £49,500 £42,500 £57,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+16.47% -26.08%
90% offered a salary of more than £43,740 £40,750 £53,500
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £46,000 £69,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £37,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+14.86% -12.94%
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
4157 5936 5762
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 42.09% 46.48% 48.44%
Number of salaries quoted 3420 4907 4900
Average salary £55,000 £55,000 £55,000
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £34,000 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £82,500 £82,500 £82,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £39,000
% change year-on-year
- +2.56%

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 29 May 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 29 May 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 14 (53.85%) Banking
2 13 (50.00%) SQL
2 13 (50.00%) Linux
2 13 (50.00%) AS400
3 12 (46.15%) UNIX
3 12 (46.15%) Windows
4 10 (38.46%) Finance
4 10 (38.46%) Degree
5 7 (26.92%) Retail
5 7 (26.92%) WebSphere
5 7 (26.92%) HP Quality Center
5 7 (26.92%) zOS
5 7 (26.92%) IBM
6 6 (23.08%) Microsoft
6 6 (23.08%) ISEB
6 6 (23.08%) SWIFT
7 5 (19.23%) Computer Science
7 5 (19.23%) Solaris
7 5 (19.23%) Clustering
7 5 (19.23%) RPG
8 4 (15.38%) C
8 4 (15.38%) Java
8 4 (15.38%) MS Excel
8 4 (15.38%) SSL
8 4 (15.38%) Bloomberg
8 4 (15.38%) WebSphere MQ
8 4 (15.38%) Continuous Improvement
9 3 (11.54%) Root Cause Analysis
9 3 (11.54%) RPG IV
9 3 (11.54%) IBM HTTP Server

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

For the 6 months to 29 May 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 (26.92%) WebSphere
2 3 (11.54%) IBM HTTP Server
2 3 (11.54%) JBoss
2 3 (11.54%) WebSphere Application Server
3 1 (3.85%) BizTalk Server
3 1 (3.85%) SharePoint
Applications
1 4 (15.38%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (3.85%) Dynamics CRM
1 1 (3.85%) Misys Equation
1 1 (3.85%) Agresso
Communications & Networking
1 4 (15.38%) SSL
2 2 (7.69%) FTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (3.85%) SQL Server Reporting Services
1 1 (3.85%) SQL Server Integration Services
1 1 (3.85%) SQL Server
1 1 (3.85%) DB2
Development Applications
1 2 (7.69%) Synon
General
1 14 (53.85%) Banking
2 10 (38.46%) Finance
3 7 (26.92%) Retail
4 2 (7.69%) Back Office
4 2 (7.69%) Marketing
5 1 (3.85%) Financial Institution
Job Titles
1 11 (42.31%) Analyst
2 7 (26.92%) Tester
3 3 (11.54%) WebSphere Administrator
3 3 (11.54%) Programmer
3 3 (11.54%) Infrastructure Analyst
3 3 (11.54%) Administrator
4 2 (7.69%) Support Analyst
4 2 (7.69%) Developer
4 2 (7.69%) Analyst Programmer
5 1 (3.85%) Server Analyst
5 1 (3.85%) RPG Programmer
5 1 (3.85%) Linux Support
5 1 (3.85%) Server Support Analyst
5 1 (3.85%) Developer Analyst
5 1 (3.85%) Applications Support Analyst
5 1 (3.85%) Computer Operator
5 1 (3.85%) Server Support
5 1 (3.85%) Applications Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (15.38%) WebSphere MQ
2 3 (11.54%) Web Services
3 2 (7.69%) EDI
4 1 (3.85%) KnockoutJS
4 1 (3.85%) REST
4 1 (3.85%) jQuery
4 1 (3.85%) JSON
4 1 (3.85%) .NET
4 1 (3.85%) XML
4 1 (3.85%) XSL
4 1 (3.85%) SOAP
Miscellaneous
1 13 (50.00%) AS400
2 6 (23.08%) SWIFT
3 5 (19.23%) Computer Science
3 5 (19.23%) Clustering
4 1 (3.85%) Data Centre
4 1 (3.85%) Hedge funds
4 1 (3.85%) Reference Data
4 1 (3.85%) iPhone
4 1 (3.85%) Blackberry
4 1 (3.85%) Mainframe
Operating Systems
1 13 (50.00%) Linux
2 12 (46.15%) UNIX
2 12 (46.15%) Windows
3 7 (26.92%) zOS
4 5 (19.23%) Solaris
5 3 (11.54%) AIX
6 1 (3.85%) Windows 7
6 1 (3.85%) Windows Vista
6 1 (3.85%) Windows XP
6 1 (3.85%) VMS
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (15.38%) Continuous Improvement
2 3 (11.54%) Root Cause Analysis
2 3 (11.54%) Migration
3 2 (7.69%) ITIL
3 2 (7.69%) B2B
3 2 (7.69%) Systems Analysis
3 2 (7.69%) SDLC
4 1 (3.85%) Portfolio Management
4 1 (3.85%) Technical Architecture
4 1 (3.85%) User Acceptance Testing
4 1 (3.85%) Test Scripting
4 1 (3.85%) Investment Management
4 1 (3.85%) Kanban
4 1 (3.85%) Load Balancing
4 1 (3.85%) Agile Software Development
4 1 (3.85%) MVC
4 1 (3.85%) Scrum
4 1 (3.85%) CRM
4 1 (3.85%) DNA
4 1 (3.85%) ETL
Programming Languages
1 13 (50.00%) SQL
2 5 (19.23%) RPG
3 4 (15.38%) C
3 4 (15.38%) Java
4 3 (11.54%) RPG IV
4 3 (11.54%) C#
5 2 (7.69%) C++
5 2 (7.69%) VB
5 2 (7.69%) RPG III
5 2 (7.69%) RPG/400
6 1 (3.85%) PowerShell
6 1 (3.85%) JavaScript
6 1 (3.85%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 10 (38.46%) Degree
2 6 (23.08%) ISEB
3 2 (7.69%) MCSA
3 2 (7.69%) CCNP
3 2 (7.69%) CCNA
3 2 (7.69%) Cisco Certification
3 2 (7.69%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (11.54%) SLA
System Software
1 1 (3.85%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 7 (26.92%) HP Quality Center
2 2 (7.69%) MOM
3 1 (3.85%) BMC PATROL
3 1 (3.85%) Control-M
Vendors
1 7 (26.92%) IBM
2 6 (23.08%) Microsoft
3 4 (15.38%) Bloomberg
4 1 (3.85%) BMC
4 1 (3.85%) Misys
4 1 (3.85%) HP
City of London
Deerfoot IT
Salary: £47000 - £52000 per annum + bonus, benefits
Posted: 15 days ago