The table below looks at the prevalence of the term iSeries in IT jobs advertised for the East Midlands region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited iSeries over the 3 months to 4 August 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
4 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
IBM iSeries
Rank 169 178 147
Rank change year-on-year
+9 -31
Permanent jobs citing iSeries 12 5 20
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East Midlands 0.32% 0.13% 0.63%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 0.82% 0.40% 1.62%
Number of salaries quoted 10 2 2
Average salary £36,250 £38,250 £46,250
Average salary % change year-on-year
-5.22% -17.29%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,250 £38,050 £43,250
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £38,450 £49,250
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £39,000 £39,500
% change year-on-year
+2.56% -1.26%
iSeries
England

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

Miscellaneous Category
East Midlands
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Miscellaneous category
1472 1264 1231
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East Midlands 39.71% 33.72% 38.66%
Number of salaries quoted 1146 1017 1035
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,000 £25,000 £23,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £55,000 £50,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

iSeries
Jobs Demand Trend in the East Midlands

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

iSeries Jobs Demand Trend in the East Midlands

iSeries
Salary Trend in the East Midlands

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

iSeries Salary Trend in the East Midlands

iSeries
Salary Histogram in the East Midlands

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing iSeries across the East Midlands region over the 3 months to 4 August 2015.

iSeries Salary Histogram in the East Midlands

iSeries
Job Locations in the East Midlands

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing iSeries within the East Midlands region over the 3 months to 4 August 2015. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Derbyshire - 5 £40,000 -
Nottinghamshire -6 3 £32,500 -14.47%
Leicestershire - 2 £32,500 -
Lincolnshire - 2 - -
iSeries
England

iSeries
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the East Midlands

For the 6 months to 4 August 2015, IT jobs across the East Midlands 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 19 (82.61%) AS400
2 12 (52.17%) SQL
2 12 (52.17%) SQL Server
3 10 (43.48%) Windows
3 10 (43.48%) ERP
3 10 (43.48%) Microsoft
4 9 (39.13%) Active Directory
5 7 (30.43%) IBM
5 7 (30.43%) Disaster Recovery
5 7 (30.43%) RPG
5 7 (30.43%) Manufacturing
6 6 (26.09%) VMware
6 6 (26.09%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 6 (26.09%) SharePoint
6 6 (26.09%) EDI
6 6 (26.09%) Project Management
7 5 (21.74%) Cognos
7 5 (21.74%) Agile Software Development
7 5 (21.74%) Cognos TM1
7 5 (21.74%) Blog
7 5 (21.74%) Windows Server 2008
8 4 (17.39%) RPG IV
8 4 (17.39%) SLA
8 4 (17.39%) Microsoft Certification
8 4 (17.39%) XML
9 3 (13.04%) MS Office
9 3 (13.04%) Visual Studio
9 3 (13.04%) MS Exchange
9 3 (13.04%) Change Management
9 3 (13.04%) Terminal Server

iSeries
Top Related IT Skills in the East Midlands by Category

For the 6 months to 4 August 2015, IT jobs across the East Midlands 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 (26.09%) SharePoint
2 3 (13.04%) MS Exchange
2 3 (13.04%) Exchange Server 2003
2 3 (13.04%) Exchange Server 2007
Applications
1 3 (13.04%) MS Office
2 2 (8.70%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 5 (21.74%) Cognos TM1
2 2 (8.70%) Cognos Controller
2 2 (8.70%) Cognos Business Intelligence
2 2 (8.70%) Infor M3
2 2 (8.70%) Movex
Communications & Networking
1 1 (4.35%) LAN
1 1 (4.35%) FTP
1 1 (4.35%) SAN
1 1 (4.35%) DMZ
1 1 (4.35%) Firewall
Database & Business Intelligence
1 12 (52.17%) SQL Server
2 6 (26.09%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 3 (13.04%) SQL Server 2012
4 2 (8.70%) SQL Server 2008
5 1 (4.35%) MS Access
Development Applications
1 3 (13.04%) Visual Studio
General
1 7 (30.43%) Manufacturing
2 2 (8.70%) Finance
3 1 (4.35%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 7 (30.43%) Developer
1 7 (30.43%) Systems Administrator
1 7 (30.43%) Administrator
2 6 (26.09%) IT Manager
3 4 (17.39%) AS400 Developer
4 3 (13.04%) Cognos Developer
5 2 (8.70%) Technical Leader
6 1 (4.35%) AS400 Administrator
6 1 (4.35%) Consultant
6 1 (4.35%) IT Consultant
6 1 (4.35%) Team Leader
6 1 (4.35%) Technical Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (26.09%) EDI
2 4 (17.39%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 19 (82.61%) AS400
2 5 (21.74%) Blog
3 1 (4.35%) Data Centre
Operating Systems
1 10 (43.48%) Windows
2 5 (21.74%) Windows Server 2008
3 1 (4.35%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (43.48%) ERP
2 7 (30.43%) Disaster Recovery
3 6 (26.09%) Project Management
4 5 (21.74%) Agile Software Development
5 3 (13.04%) Change Management
6 2 (8.70%) Business Intelligence
6 2 (8.70%) Migration
7 1 (4.35%) Mentoring
Programming Languages
1 12 (52.17%) SQL
2 7 (30.43%) RPG
3 4 (17.39%) RPG IV
Qualifications
1 4 (17.39%) Microsoft Certification
2 2 (8.70%) Degree
3 1 (4.35%) MCSE
3 1 (4.35%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
3 1 (4.35%) MCITP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (17.39%) SLA
System Software
1 9 (39.13%) Active Directory
2 3 (13.04%) Terminal Server
3 1 (4.35%) Terminal Services
3 1 (4.35%) VMware ESX
3 1 (4.35%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (4.35%) Hyper-V
3 1 (4.35%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 2 (8.70%) MOM
2 1 (4.35%) NetBackup
2 1 (4.35%) Backup Exec
Vendors
1 10 (43.48%) Microsoft
2 7 (30.43%) IBM
3 6 (26.09%) VMware
4 5 (21.74%) Cognos
5 2 (8.70%) StreamServe
5 2 (8.70%) Infor
6 1 (4.35%) Veeam