The table below looks at the prevalence of the term AS400 in IT jobs advertised for the East of England region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited AS400 over the 3 months to 29 April 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
29 Apr 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
IBM AS/400
Rank 243 221 256
Rank change year-on-year
-22 +35
Permanent jobs citing AS400 24 55 37
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East of England 0.34% 0.72% 0.43%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 0.80% 1.77% 1.03%
Number of salaries quoted 19 31 30
Average salary £40,000 £45,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-11.11% +20.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,900 £22,000 £28,600
10% offered a salary of more than £51,800 £50,000 £51,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%
AS400
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 of England region.

Miscellaneous Category
East of England
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Miscellaneous category
2988 3099 3592
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East of England 42.73% 40.64% 41.75%
Number of salaries quoted 2325 2446 2885
Average salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £25,000 £27,450
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £57,500 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -

AS400
Jobs Demand Trend in the East of England

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing AS400 across the East of England region as a proportion of the total demand within the Miscellaneous category.

AS400 Jobs Demand Trend in the East of England

AS400
Salary Trend in the East of England

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing AS400 across the East of England region.

AS400 Salary Trend in the East of England

AS400
Salary Histogram in the East of England

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing AS400 across the East of England region over the 3 months to 29 April 2016.

AS400 Salary Histogram in the East of England

AS400
Job Locations in the East of England

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing AS400 within the East of England region over the 3 months to 29 April 2016. 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
Cambridgeshire - 8 £35,000 -
Essex -20 7 £45,000 -10.00%
Bedfordshire -13 5 £54,500 +36.25%
Hertfordshire +9 4 £40,000 +81.81%
AS400
England

AS400
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the East of England

For the 6 months to 29 April 2016, IT jobs across the East of England region citing AS400 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 AS400.

1 49 (65.33%) SQL
2 42 (56.00%) iSeries
3 30 (40.00%) OS/400
4 28 (37.33%) RPG
5 23 (30.67%) Performance Analysis
6 19 (25.33%) MQSeries
6 19 (25.33%) WebSphere
7 18 (24.00%) Microsoft
8 17 (22.67%) IBM
9 16 (21.33%) Finance
10 15 (20.00%) MS Office
10 15 (20.00%) High Availability
11 14 (18.67%) MS Excel
12 12 (16.00%) ITIL
12 12 (16.00%) COBOL
13 11 (14.67%) Windows
13 11 (14.67%) Flash
14 10 (13.33%) Client/Server
15 9 (12.00%) TestDirector
15 9 (12.00%) HP Quality Center
16 8 (10.67%) Active Directory
16 8 (10.67%) QA
17 7 (9.33%) HP
17 7 (9.33%) SLA
17 7 (9.33%) HP UFT
17 7 (9.33%) SAN
17 7 (9.33%) ISEB
17 7 (9.33%) DHCP
17 7 (9.33%) DNS
17 7 (9.33%) Linux

AS400
Top Related IT Skills in the East of England by Category

For the 6 months to 29 April 2016, IT jobs across the East of England region citing AS400 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 AS400. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 19 (25.33%) MQSeries
1 19 (25.33%) WebSphere
2 4 (5.33%) Exchange Server 2013
3 3 (4.00%) Exchange Server 2010
3 3 (4.00%) MS Exchange
4 2 (2.67%) Exchange Server 2007
Applications
1 15 (20.00%) MS Office
2 14 (18.67%) MS Excel
3 3 (4.00%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 2 (2.67%) AWD
Cloud Services
1 6 (8.00%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 7 (9.33%) DHCP
1 7 (9.33%) DNS
1 7 (9.33%) SAN
2 6 (8.00%) Firewall
3 3 (4.00%) TCP/IP
4 2 (2.67%) iSCSI
4 2 (2.67%) NAS
4 2 (2.67%) VoIP
4 2 (2.67%) VPN
5 1 (1.33%) LAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (4.00%) MS Access
2 2 (2.67%) BusinessObjects
2 2 (2.67%) Data Warehouse
2 2 (2.67%) SQL Server
2 2 (2.67%) SQL Server 2008
2 2 (2.67%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 9 (12.00%) TestDirector
2 7 (9.33%) HP UFT
3 2 (2.67%) Selenium
3 2 (2.67%) SoapUI
3 2 (2.67%) WebDriver
3 2 (2.67%) XMLSpy
General
1 16 (21.33%) Finance
2 3 (4.00%) Retail
3 2 (2.67%) Back Office
3 2 (2.67%) Banking
3 2 (2.67%) Front Office
4 1 (1.33%) Legal
4 1 (1.33%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 23 (30.67%) Consultant
2 12 (16.00%) Analyst
3 11 (14.67%) AS400 Support
4 8 (10.67%) QA Analyst
5 6 (8.00%) Production Manager
5 6 (8.00%) Support Manager
5 6 (8.00%) Support Specialist
6 5 (6.67%) AS400 Developer
6 5 (6.67%) Developer
6 5 (6.67%) RPG Developer
6 5 (6.67%) Senior Manager
6 5 (6.67%) Senior Support Manager
7 4 (5.33%) 3rd Line Support
7 4 (5.33%) Support Engineer
8 3 (4.00%) QA Specialist
8 3 (4.00%) Storage Specialist
8 3 (4.00%) Technical Consultant
9 2 (2.67%) 3rd Line Engineer
9 2 (2.67%) E-Commerce Analyst
9 2 (2.67%) IT Technician
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 11 (14.67%) Flash
2 2 (2.67%) SOAP
3 1 (1.33%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 42 (56.00%) iSeries
2 10 (13.33%) Client/Server
3 7 (9.33%) Analytical Skills
4 4 (5.33%) Video Conferencing
5 2 (2.67%) EPoS
5 2 (2.67%) LPAR
5 2 (2.67%) User Experience
5 2 (2.67%) Xbox
6 1 (1.33%) Clustering
6 1 (1.33%) Life Science
6 1 (1.33%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 30 (40.00%) OS/400
2 11 (14.67%) Windows
3 7 (9.33%) Linux
4 4 (5.33%) AIX
4 4 (5.33%) Unix
4 4 (5.33%) Windows Server
5 3 (4.00%) Data ONTAP
5 3 (4.00%) Solaris
5 3 (4.00%) Windows 7
6 1 (1.33%) MVS
6 1 (1.33%) Windows Server 2008
6 1 (1.33%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 23 (30.67%) Performance Analysis
2 15 (20.00%) High Availability
3 12 (16.00%) ITIL
4 7 (9.33%) Change Control
5 6 (8.00%) Disaster Recovery
5 6 (8.00%) Test Planning
6 5 (6.67%) Incident Management
7 4 (5.33%) Agile Software Development
7 4 (5.33%) Server Virtualisation
7 4 (5.33%) Waterfall
8 3 (4.00%) Coaching
8 3 (4.00%) System Testing
9 2 (2.67%) B2B
9 2 (2.67%) Business Intelligence
9 2 (2.67%) CRM
9 2 (2.67%) E-Commerce
9 2 (2.67%) ETL
9 2 (2.67%) Investment Management
9 2 (2.67%) Risk Management
9 2 (2.67%) Service Management
Programming Languages
1 49 (65.33%) SQL
2 28 (37.33%) RPG
3 12 (16.00%) COBOL
4 4 (5.33%) RPG IV
5 2 (2.67%) Java
6 1 (1.33%) C#
Qualifications
1 7 (9.33%) ISEB
2 5 (6.67%) ISTQB
2 5 (6.67%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
3 2 (2.67%) ITIL Certification
3 2 (2.67%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (10.67%) QA
2 7 (9.33%) SLA
3 4 (5.33%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 8 (10.67%) Active Directory
2 4 (5.33%) VMware Infrastructure
3 3 (4.00%) VMware ESX
4 2 (2.67%) Firmware
4 2 (2.67%) Hyper-V
5 1 (1.33%) Job Entry Subsystem
Systems Management
1 9 (12.00%) HP Quality Center
2 3 (4.00%) Tivoli
2 3 (4.00%) Tivoli Storage Manager
Vendors
1 18 (24.00%) Microsoft
2 17 (22.67%) IBM
3 7 (9.33%) HP
4 5 (6.67%) Oracle
4 5 (6.67%) VMware
5 4 (5.33%) Intel
6 3 (4.00%) BMC
6 3 (4.00%) Citrix
6 3 (4.00%) NetApp
6 3 (4.00%) SAP
6 3 (4.00%) Toshiba
7 2 (2.67%) Apple
7 2 (2.67%) Dell
7 2 (2.67%) JD Edwards
7 2 (2.67%) NetSuite