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 3 March 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
3 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
IBM iSeries
Rank 202 251 248
Rank change year-on-year
+49 -3
Permanent jobs citing iSeries 59 11 16
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East of England 0.81% 0.15% 0.19%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 2.19% 0.39% 0.56%
Number of salaries quoted 45 6 5
Average salary £41,500 £35,000 £29,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+18.57% +20.68%
90% offered a salary of more than £31,000 £33,750 £23,200
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £38,750 £34,400
UK excluding London average salary £41,500 £33,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+23.88% -16.25%
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
2692 2843 2844
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East of England 36.83% 39.81% 34.02%
Number of salaries quoted 2067 2266 2419
Average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.25% -
90% offered a salary of more than £25,500 £27,500 £25,500
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £60,000 £57,500
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 3 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 3 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 +21 33 £50,000 - 1
Bedfordshire +23 16 £40,000 +14.28% 1
Norfolk +5 5 £41,500 +10.66%
Cambridgeshire - 4 £36,000 -
Hertfordshire - 1 £42,500 -
iSeries
England

iSeries
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the East of England

For the 6 months to 3 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 60 (69.77%) AS400
2 41 (47.67%) Finance
2 41 (47.67%) SQL
3 39 (45.35%) IBM
4 32 (37.21%) Disaster Recovery
5 26 (30.23%) RPG
6 25 (29.07%) Windows
7 20 (23.26%) Tivoli Storage Manager
8 18 (20.93%) Configuration Management
8 18 (20.93%) Tivoli
8 18 (20.93%) MS Office
8 18 (20.93%) Oracle
8 18 (20.93%) Microsoft
8 18 (20.93%) UNIX
8 18 (20.93%) Linux
9 17 (19.77%) COBOL
9 17 (19.77%) DB2
10 16 (18.60%) AIX
10 16 (18.60%) Flash
10 16 (18.60%) SAN
10 16 (18.60%) BMC
10 16 (18.60%) NetApp
10 16 (18.60%) Citrix
10 16 (18.60%) VMware ESX
11 15 (17.44%) MS Excel
11 15 (17.44%) Performance Management
12 14 (16.28%) Solaris
13 13 (15.12%) MS Access
13 13 (15.12%) OS/400
13 13 (15.12%) MS PowerPoint

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

For the 6 months to 3 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 2 (2.33%) WebLogic
1 2 (2.33%) IIS
1 2 (2.33%) JBoss
1 2 (2.33%) Apache
1 2 (2.33%) GlassFish
2 1 (1.16%) WebSphere
Applications
1 18 (20.93%) MS Office
2 15 (17.44%) MS Excel
3 13 (15.12%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 3 (3.49%) AWD
Cloud Services
1 1 (1.16%) Google Apps
Communications & Networking
1 16 (18.60%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 17 (19.77%) DB2
2 13 (15.12%) MS Access
3 4 (4.65%) SQL Server
4 2 (2.33%) Relational Database
5 1 (1.16%) Oracle Reports
General
1 41 (47.67%) Finance
2 3 (3.49%) Telecoms
2 3 (3.49%) Banking
3 2 (2.33%) Back Office
4 1 (1.16%) Manufacturing
4 1 (1.16%) Retail
Job Titles
1 32 (37.21%) Analyst
2 26 (30.23%) Technical Support
3 25 (29.07%) AS400 Support
4 10 (11.63%) Support Analyst
5 7 (8.14%) Storage Specialist
5 7 (8.14%) Capacity Analyst
6 6 (6.98%) Developer
7 5 (5.81%) Technical Analyst
7 5 (5.81%) RPG Developer
8 3 (3.49%) Data Centre Engineer
8 3 (3.49%) Service Desk Analyst
8 3 (3.49%) Support Engineer
8 3 (3.49%) Service Analyst
8 3 (3.49%) Infrastructure Analyst
9 2 (2.33%) Applications Support
9 2 (2.33%) Systems Analyst
9 2 (2.33%) Services Delivery Manager
9 2 (2.33%) Service Manager
9 2 (2.33%) Applications Support Analyst
9 2 (2.33%) Delivery Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 16 (18.60%) Flash
2 3 (3.49%) .NET
3 1 (1.16%) J2EE
3 1 (1.16%) COM
Miscellaneous
1 60 (69.77%) AS400
2 12 (13.95%) LPAR
3 8 (9.30%) Analytical Skills
4 3 (3.49%) Management Information System
5 2 (2.33%) Client/Server
6 1 (1.16%) Mathematics
Operating Systems
1 25 (29.07%) Windows
2 18 (20.93%) Linux
2 18 (20.93%) UNIX
3 16 (18.60%) AIX
4 14 (16.28%) Solaris
5 13 (15.12%) OS/400
6 4 (4.65%) Windows 2000
7 1 (1.16%) Windows 7
7 1 (1.16%) Windows 8
7 1 (1.16%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 32 (37.21%) Disaster Recovery
2 18 (20.93%) Configuration Management
3 15 (17.44%) Performance Management
4 12 (13.95%) High Availability
5 11 (12.79%) Coaching
5 11 (12.79%) E-Commerce
6 9 (10.47%) ITIL
7 5 (5.81%) ERP
8 4 (4.65%) Service Delivery
8 4 (4.65%) Capacity Planning
9 3 (3.49%) ITIL V3
9 3 (3.49%) Capacity Management
9 3 (3.49%) Mentoring
10 2 (2.33%) Performance Analysis
10 2 (2.33%) Enterprise Architecture
10 2 (2.33%) Resource Management
10 2 (2.33%) User Acceptance Testing
10 2 (2.33%) System Testing
10 2 (2.33%) Data Modelling
10 2 (2.33%) SOA
Programming Languages
1 41 (47.67%) SQL
2 26 (30.23%) RPG
3 17 (19.77%) COBOL
4 3 (3.49%) Java
4 3 (3.49%) C++
Qualifications
1 5 (5.81%) VCP4
2 1 (1.16%) ITIL Certification
2 1 (1.16%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (4.65%) SLA
System Software
1 16 (18.60%) VMware ESX
2 4 (4.65%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 20 (23.26%) Tivoli Storage Manager
2 18 (20.93%) Tivoli
3 3 (3.49%) CiscoWorks
3 3 (3.49%) HP SIM
4 2 (2.33%) Nagios
Vendors
1 39 (45.35%) IBM
2 18 (20.93%) Microsoft
2 18 (20.93%) Oracle
3 16 (18.60%) Citrix
3 16 (18.60%) BMC
3 16 (18.60%) NetApp
4 3 (3.49%) HP
4 3 (3.49%) SolarWinds
5 2 (2.33%) Intel
6 1 (1.16%) OpenLink
6 1 (1.16%) Google
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