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 salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited iSeries over the 3 months to 17 January 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
17 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
IBM iSeries
England / East of England
Rank 229 206 218
Rank change year-on-year
-23 +12
Permanent jobs citing iSeries 18 58 43
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East of England 0.31% 0.85% 0.60%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 0.79% 2.04% 1.50%
Number of salaries quoted 12 53 35
Median salary £50,000 £53,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-5.66% +32.50%
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £40,000 £41,500
% change year-on-year
- -3.61%

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
2273 2845 2861
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East of England 38.70% 41.88% 40.23%
Number of salaries quoted 1859 2209 2216
Median salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,000 £26,500 £25,500
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £63,500 £65,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +6.25%

iSeries
Jobs Demand Trend in the East of England

The demand trend of job ads across the East of England region citing iSeries as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in 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 17 January 2017.

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 median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing iSeries within the East of England region over the 3 months to 17 January 2017. 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 Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Bedfordshire -19 8 £50,000 -22.42% 1
Essex +2 5 - -
Hertfordshire - 5 £52,500 -
iSeries
England

iSeries
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the East of England

For the 6 months to 17 January 2017, IT jobs citing iSeries also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the East of England region with a requirement for iSeries.

1 21 (51.22%) IBM
2 15 (36.59%) DB2
3 11 (26.83%) Presales
4 10 (24.39%) Unix
4 10 (24.39%) SAN
5 9 (21.95%) ITIL
5 9 (21.95%) Performance Management
6 8 (19.51%) Linux
6 8 (19.51%) Firmware
6 8 (19.51%) WAN
6 8 (19.51%) Configuration Management
6 8 (19.51%) VMware
7 7 (17.07%) Service Management
7 7 (17.07%) Change Management
7 7 (17.07%) WebSphere MQ
7 7 (17.07%) zOS
7 7 (17.07%) WebSphere Application Server
7 7 (17.07%) High Availability
7 7 (17.07%) Incident Management
7 7 (17.07%) WebSphere
8 6 (14.63%) Data Management
8 6 (14.63%) SQL
9 5 (12.20%) Mainframe
9 5 (12.20%) AS400
9 5 (12.20%) Banking
9 5 (12.20%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
9 5 (12.20%) DDoS Mitigation
9 5 (12.20%) Continuous Improvement
9 5 (12.20%) Data Encryption
10 4 (9.76%) Infrastructure Management

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

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 7 (17.07%) WebSphere
1 7 (17.07%) WebSphere Application Server
2 2 (4.88%) Oracle SOA Suite
3 1 (2.44%) Apache
3 1 (2.44%) GlassFish
3 1 (2.44%) IIS
3 1 (2.44%) JBoss
Applications
1 2 (4.88%) MS PowerPoint
Cloud Services
1 2 (4.88%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 10 (24.39%) SAN
2 8 (19.51%) WAN
3 1 (2.44%) LAN
3 1 (2.44%) Network Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 15 (36.59%) DB2
2 2 (4.88%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 2 (4.88%) Subversion
1 2 (4.88%) VSS/SourceSafe
General
1 5 (12.20%) Banking
2 3 (7.32%) Finance
3 2 (4.88%) Retail
4 1 (2.44%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 12 (29.27%) Analyst
2 8 (19.51%) Architect
2 8 (19.51%) Solutions Architect
3 7 (17.07%) Support Analyst
4 5 (12.20%) Applications Support
4 5 (12.20%) Technical Engineer
5 4 (9.76%) Applications Specialist
5 4 (9.76%) DB2 Support
5 4 (9.76%) Hardware Engineer
5 4 (9.76%) Infrastructure Architect
5 4 (9.76%) Infrastructure Solutions Architect
6 3 (7.32%) Technical Architect
6 3 (7.32%) Technical Solutions Architect
7 2 (4.88%) Applications Support Analyst
7 2 (4.88%) Applications Support Specialist
7 2 (4.88%) Linux Support
7 2 (4.88%) Operations Analyst
7 2 (4.88%) Server Analyst
7 2 (4.88%) Server Support Analyst
7 2 (4.88%) Technical Support Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (17.07%) WebSphere MQ
2 2 (4.88%) Web Services
2 2 (4.88%) XML
3 1 (2.44%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 5 (12.20%) AS400
1 5 (12.20%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
1 5 (12.20%) Mainframe
2 3 (7.32%) Analytical Skills
2 3 (7.32%) Enterprise Software
Operating Systems
1 10 (24.39%) Unix
2 8 (19.51%) Linux
3 7 (17.07%) zOS
4 3 (7.32%) OS/400
5 1 (2.44%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (26.83%) Presales
2 9 (21.95%) ITIL
2 9 (21.95%) Performance Management
3 8 (19.51%) Configuration Management
4 7 (17.07%) Change Management
4 7 (17.07%) High Availability
4 7 (17.07%) Incident Management
4 7 (17.07%) Service Management
5 6 (14.63%) Data Management
6 5 (12.20%) Continuous Improvement
6 5 (12.20%) Data Encryption
6 5 (12.20%) DDoS Mitigation
7 4 (9.76%) Infrastructure Management
7 4 (9.76%) TOGAF
8 3 (7.32%) Business Analysis
8 3 (7.32%) Information Management
8 3 (7.32%) Mentoring
8 3 (7.32%) Project Management
9 2 (4.88%) Disaster Recovery
9 2 (4.88%) SOA
Programming Languages
1 6 (14.63%) SQL
2 2 (4.88%) RPG
3 1 (2.44%) Korn
3 1 (2.44%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 3 (7.32%) CCDP
1 3 (7.32%) CCIE
1 3 (7.32%) CCMSE
1 3 (7.32%) CCNP
1 3 (7.32%) CCSE
1 3 (7.32%) CCSM
1 3 (7.32%) Cisco Certification
1 3 (7.32%) VCAP
1 3 (7.32%) VCDX
1 3 (7.32%) VCP5
1 3 (7.32%) VCP6
1 3 (7.32%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
2 2 (4.88%) Security Cleared
3 1 (2.44%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (4.88%) QA
1 2 (4.88%) SLA
2 1 (2.44%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 8 (19.51%) Firmware
2 3 (7.32%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 1 (2.44%) NetBackup
Vendors
1 21 (51.22%) IBM
2 8 (19.51%) VMware
3 4 (9.76%) Cisco
4 3 (7.32%) CheckPoint
4 3 (7.32%) NetApp
5 2 (4.88%) Microsoft
5 2 (4.88%) MKS
5 2 (4.88%) Oracle
5 2 (4.88%) Salesforce.com
6 1 (2.44%) Citrix
6 1 (2.44%) FalconStor
6 1 (2.44%) Intel
6 1 (2.44%) LANDesk
6 1 (2.44%) Veeam
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