The table below looks at the prevalence of the term iSeries in IT jobs advertised for the Coventry region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited iSeries over the 3 months to 30 June 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
30 Jun 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
IBM iSeries
Rank 66 62 -
Rank change year-on-year
-4 -
Permanent jobs citing iSeries 8 5 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Coventry 0.99% 0.80% -
As % of the Miscellaneous category 3.08% 3.21% -
Number of salaries quoted 7 5 0
Average salary £25,000 £35,000 -
Average salary % change year-on-year
-28.57% -
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -6.25%
iSeries
West Midlands

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

Miscellaneous Category
Coventry
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Miscellaneous category
260 156 245
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Coventry 32.02% 24.88% 37.35%
Number of salaries quoted 226 135 201
Average salary £40,000 £38,250 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+4.57% +2.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £26,750 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £57,600 £55,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

iSeries
Jobs Demand Trend in Coventry

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

iSeries Jobs Demand Trend in Coventry

iSeries
Salary Trend in Coventry

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

iSeries Salary Trend in Coventry

iSeries
Salary Histogram in Coventry

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing iSeries across the Coventry region over the 3 months to 30 June 2015.

iSeries Salary Histogram in Coventry

iSeries
Top 24 Related IT Skills in Coventry

For the 6 months to 30 June 2015, IT jobs across the Coventry 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 11 (91.67%) AS400
2 9 (75.00%) ITIL
2 9 (75.00%) IBM
3 8 (66.67%) Windows
3 8 (66.67%) Network Monitoring
4 7 (58.33%) Windows 7
4 7 (58.33%) Data Centre
4 7 (58.33%) Retail
4 7 (58.33%) Windows Vista
4 7 (58.33%) Finance
5 6 (50.00%) Windows XP
6 2 (16.67%) Disaster Recovery
7 1 (8.33%) Incident Management
7 1 (8.33%) i5/OS
7 1 (8.33%) Windows Server 2008
7 1 (8.33%) Windows 2000 Server
7 1 (8.33%) Root Cause Analysis
7 1 (8.33%) Server Building
7 1 (8.33%) Migration
7 1 (8.33%) Replication
7 1 (8.33%) OS/400
7 1 (8.33%) TCP/IP
7 1 (8.33%) Lawson
7 1 (8.33%) Windows Server 2003

iSeries
Top Related IT Skills in Coventry by Category

For the 6 months to 30 June 2015, IT jobs across the Coventry 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.

Business Applications
1 1 (8.33%) Lawson
Communications & Networking
1 1 (8.33%) TCP/IP
General
1 7 (58.33%) Finance
1 7 (58.33%) Retail
Job Titles
1 7 (58.33%) Analyst
2 2 (16.67%) Operations Analyst
2 2 (16.67%) Operations Manager
2 2 (16.67%) AS400 Operator
2 2 (16.67%) IT Operations Analyst
3 1 (8.33%) Senior Analyst
3 1 (8.33%) Team Leader
3 1 (8.33%) Senior Support Analyst
3 1 (8.33%) Support Team Leader
3 1 (8.33%) Computer Operator
3 1 (8.33%) Support Analyst
Miscellaneous
1 11 (91.67%) AS400
2 7 (58.33%) Data Centre
3 1 (8.33%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 8 (66.67%) Windows
2 7 (58.33%) Windows Vista
2 7 (58.33%) Windows 7
3 6 (50.00%) Windows XP
4 1 (8.33%) OS/400
4 1 (8.33%) Windows Server 2003
4 1 (8.33%) i5/OS
4 1 (8.33%) Windows Server 2008
4 1 (8.33%) Windows 2000 Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (75.00%) ITIL
2 8 (66.67%) Network Monitoring
3 2 (16.67%) Disaster Recovery
4 1 (8.33%) Migration
4 1 (8.33%) Incident Management
4 1 (8.33%) Root Cause Analysis
4 1 (8.33%) Server Building
Vendors
1 9 (75.00%) IBM