The table below looks at the prevalence of the term iSeries 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 iSeries over the 3 months to 27 March 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
27 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
IBM iSeries
Rank 197 262 252
Rank change year-on-year
+65 -10
Permanent jobs citing iSeries 71 15 11
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East of England 0.98% 0.19% 0.13%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 2.64% 0.49% 0.37%
Number of salaries quoted 54 9 5
Average salary £42,500 £35,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+21.42% -
90% offered a salary of more than £32,800 £24,400 £23,200
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £40,500 £50,100
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £35,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+21.42% -12.50%
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 of England region.

Miscellaneous Category
East of England
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Miscellaneous category
2685 3083 2941
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East of England 36.98% 39.03% 34.83%
Number of salaries quoted 2102 2465 2496
Average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.25% -
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £27,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £60,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%

iSeries
Jobs Demand Trend in the East of England

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

iSeries Jobs Demand Trend in the East of England

iSeries
Salary Trend in the East of England

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

iSeries Salary Trend in the East of England

iSeries
Salary Histogram in the East of England

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing iSeries across the East of England region over the 3 months to 27 March 2015.

iSeries Salary Histogram in the East of England

iSeries
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 iSeries within the East of England region over the 3 months to 27 March 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
Essex +28 35 £50,000 - 3
Bedfordshire +29 17 £40,000 +14.28% 1
Norfolk +10 11 £42,500 +6.25% 2
Hertfordshire - 8 £42,500 -
iSeries
England

iSeries
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the East of England

For the 6 months to 27 March 2015, IT jobs across the East of England 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 68 (64.15%) AS400
2 64 (60.38%) SQL
3 56 (52.83%) IBM
4 45 (42.45%) Finance
5 34 (32.08%) RPG
5 34 (32.08%) Windows
5 34 (32.08%) Disaster Recovery
6 28 (26.42%) Microsoft
7 27 (25.47%) Linux
8 25 (23.58%) Tivoli Storage Manager
9 24 (22.64%) UNIX
10 23 (21.70%) Tivoli
10 23 (21.70%) Configuration Management
11 22 (20.75%) Oracle
12 21 (19.81%) MS Office
12 21 (19.81%) AIX
12 21 (19.81%) Citrix
12 21 (19.81%) SAN
12 21 (19.81%) BMC
12 21 (19.81%) NetApp
13 20 (18.87%) COBOL
13 20 (18.87%) VMware ESX
14 19 (17.92%) Java
14 19 (17.92%) DB2
14 19 (17.92%) MS Excel
14 19 (17.92%) Performance Management
15 18 (16.98%) Flash
16 17 (16.04%) Solaris
17 16 (15.09%) MS Access
17 16 (15.09%) MS PowerPoint

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

For the 6 months to 27 March 2015, IT jobs across the East of England 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 8 (7.55%) WebSphere
2 1 (0.94%) GlassFish
2 1 (0.94%) WebLogic
2 1 (0.94%) IIS
2 1 (0.94%) JBoss
2 1 (0.94%) Apache
Applications
1 21 (19.81%) MS Office
2 19 (17.92%) MS Excel
3 16 (15.09%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 3 (2.83%) AWD
Cloud Services
1 3 (2.83%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (0.94%) Google Apps
Communications & Networking
1 21 (19.81%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 19 (17.92%) DB2
2 16 (15.09%) MS Access
3 11 (10.38%) SQL Server
4 3 (2.83%) MySQL
4 3 (2.83%) PostgreSQL
5 2 (1.89%) Relational Database
6 1 (0.94%) Oracle Reports
Development Applications
1 6 (5.66%) JUnit
2 5 (4.72%) Subversion
3 1 (0.94%) Eclipse
General
1 45 (42.45%) Finance
2 6 (5.66%) Telecoms
2 6 (5.66%) Banking
3 4 (3.77%) Manufacturing
4 2 (1.89%) Back Office
5 1 (0.94%) Legal
5 1 (0.94%) Retail
Job Titles
1 35 (33.02%) Analyst
2 29 (27.36%) Technical Support
3 28 (26.42%) AS400 Support
4 16 (15.09%) Developer
5 9 (8.49%) Support Analyst
6 8 (7.55%) Storage Specialist
6 8 (7.55%) Capacity Analyst
7 7 (6.60%) Java Developer
8 5 (4.72%) Programmer
8 5 (4.72%) Storage Engineer
8 5 (4.72%) Technical Analyst
8 5 (4.72%) RPG Developer
8 5 (4.72%) Java/J2EE Developer
9 4 (3.77%) Java Analyst Programmer
9 4 (3.77%) Java Programmer
9 4 (3.77%) Analyst Programmer
9 4 (3.77%) Service Analyst
10 3 (2.83%) Support Engineer
10 3 (2.83%) Software Developer
10 3 (2.83%) Systems Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 18 (16.98%) Flash
2 9 (8.49%) Web Services
3 8 (7.55%) .NET
3 8 (7.55%) J2EE
4 6 (5.66%) SOAP
4 6 (5.66%) REST
4 6 (5.66%) Hibernate
4 6 (5.66%) Spring
5 1 (0.94%) Java EE
5 1 (0.94%) jQuery
5 1 (0.94%) JavaBeans
5 1 (0.94%) HTML
5 1 (0.94%) XML
5 1 (0.94%) COM
5 1 (0.94%) Servlets
Miscellaneous
1 68 (64.15%) AS400
2 13 (12.26%) LPAR
3 8 (7.55%) Analytical Skills
4 6 (5.66%) Management Information System
5 3 (2.83%) Client/Server
6 1 (0.94%) Statistics
6 1 (0.94%) Mathematics
6 1 (0.94%) Enterprise Software
Operating Systems
1 34 (32.08%) Windows
2 27 (25.47%) Linux
3 24 (22.64%) UNIX
4 21 (19.81%) AIX
5 17 (16.04%) Solaris
6 14 (13.21%) OS/400
7 7 (6.60%) Windows Server 2012
8 4 (3.77%) Windows 2000
9 2 (1.89%) HPUX
Processes & Methodologies
1 34 (32.08%) Disaster Recovery
2 23 (21.70%) Configuration Management
3 19 (17.92%) Performance Management
4 15 (14.15%) E-Commerce
5 13 (12.26%) ITIL
5 13 (12.26%) High Availability
6 9 (8.49%) Capacity Planning
7 8 (7.55%) Risk Management
7 8 (7.55%) Coaching
8 7 (6.60%) OO
8 7 (6.60%) SOA
8 7 (6.60%) Capacity Management
9 5 (4.72%) DevOps
9 5 (4.72%) ERP
9 5 (4.72%) Automated Testing
10 4 (3.77%) Agile Software Development
10 4 (3.77%) Service Delivery
11 3 (2.83%) JVM Tuning
11 3 (2.83%) Mentoring
11 3 (2.83%) Load Testing
Programming Languages
1 64 (60.38%) SQL
2 34 (32.08%) RPG
3 20 (18.87%) COBOL
4 19 (17.92%) Java
5 9 (8.49%) C++
6 2 (1.89%) PHP
Qualifications
1 2 (1.89%) ITIL Certification
2 1 (0.94%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (3.77%) SLA
System Software
1 20 (18.87%) VMware ESX
2 4 (3.77%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 25 (23.58%) Tivoli Storage Manager
2 23 (21.70%) Tivoli
3 3 (2.83%) CiscoWorks
3 3 (2.83%) HP SIM
3 3 (2.83%) Puppet
4 2 (1.89%) Nagios
Vendors
1 56 (52.83%) IBM
2 28 (26.42%) Microsoft
3 22 (20.75%) Oracle
4 21 (19.81%) Citrix
4 21 (19.81%) BMC
4 21 (19.81%) NetApp
5 7 (6.60%) OpenLink
6 3 (2.83%) HP
6 3 (2.83%) Intel
6 3 (2.83%) SolarWinds
6 3 (2.83%) New Relic
7 1 (0.94%) Google
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