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

Location
3 months to
2 Sep 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
IBM iSeries
Rank 207 226 226
Rank change year-on-year
+19 0
Permanent jobs citing iSeries 47 33 18
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East of England 0.64% 0.43% 0.25%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 1.63% 1.17% 0.64%
Number of salaries quoted 45 28 7
Average salary £42,000 £37,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+12.00% -6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £28,650 £33,300
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £45,000 £45,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £39,000
% change year-on-year
- +2.56%
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
2880 2824 2828
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East of England 38.97% 36.55% 39.13%
Number of salaries quoted 2376 2237 2356
Average salary £41,000 £40,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+2.50% -
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £27,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £60,000 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £41,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+2.50% -

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 2 September 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 2 September 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
Bedfordshire +21 28 £40,000 +7.38% 1
Essex +8 14 £47,500 +53.22% 1
Hertfordshire - 3 £30,500 -
Suffolk - 2 £26,000 -
iSeries
England

iSeries
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the East of England

For the 6 months to 2 September 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 (63.16%) SQL
2 45 (47.37%) IBM
3 39 (41.05%) AS400
4 35 (36.84%) Windows
5 33 (34.74%) Linux
6 30 (31.58%) Java
7 25 (26.32%) High Availability
8 23 (24.21%) RPG
8 23 (24.21%) OS/400
9 22 (23.16%) Oracle
10 20 (21.05%) Web Services
10 20 (21.05%) Microsoft
10 20 (21.05%) LPAR
11 19 (20.00%) UNIX
12 18 (18.95%) SAN
13 17 (17.89%) Finance
13 17 (17.89%) E-Commerce
13 17 (17.89%) .NET
14 16 (16.84%) SQL Server
14 16 (16.84%) Capacity Planning
15 15 (15.79%) ITIL
16 14 (14.74%) MS Excel
17 13 (13.68%) MS Office
17 13 (13.68%) Disaster Recovery
17 13 (13.68%) MS PowerPoint
18 12 (12.63%) Subversion
18 12 (12.63%) Spring
18 12 (12.63%) Hibernate
18 12 (12.63%) JUnit
18 12 (12.63%) SOAP

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

For the 6 months to 2 September 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 10 (10.53%) IIS
1 10 (10.53%) JBoss
1 10 (10.53%) Apache
1 10 (10.53%) GlassFish
2 8 (8.42%) WebSphere
3 3 (3.16%) IBM Notes
Applications
1 14 (14.74%) MS Excel
2 13 (13.68%) MS PowerPoint
2 13 (13.68%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 8 (8.42%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 18 (18.95%) SAN
2 9 (9.47%) WAN
3 5 (5.26%) LAN
4 3 (3.16%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 16 (16.84%) SQL Server
2 9 (9.47%) MS Access
3 8 (8.42%) PostgreSQL
3 8 (8.42%) MySQL
4 2 (2.11%) DB2
Development Applications
1 12 (12.63%) JUnit
1 12 (12.63%) Subversion
2 1 (1.05%) VSS/SourceSafe
2 1 (1.05%) Eclipse
General
1 17 (17.89%) Finance
2 7 (7.37%) Manufacturing
3 4 (4.21%) Banking
3 4 (4.21%) Telecoms
4 3 (3.16%) Retail
5 1 (1.05%) Marketing
5 1 (1.05%) Legal
Job Titles
1 18 (18.95%) AS400 Support
2 16 (16.84%) Developer
3 15 (15.79%) Technical Support
4 11 (11.58%) Analyst
4 11 (11.58%) Java Developer
5 8 (8.42%) Architect
5 8 (8.42%) Solutions Architect
6 7 (7.37%) Programmer
7 6 (6.32%) Analyst Programmer
7 6 (6.32%) Support Technician
7 6 (6.32%) Storage Specialist
7 6 (6.32%) Development Engineer
7 6 (6.32%) Operations Engineer
8 5 (5.26%) Java Analyst Programmer
8 5 (5.26%) Java Programmer
8 5 (5.26%) Storage Engineer
9 4 (4.21%) Software Developer
9 4 (4.21%) Java/J2EE Developer
10 3 (3.16%) Infrastructure Solutions Architect
10 3 (3.16%) Infrastructure Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 20 (21.05%) Web Services
2 17 (17.89%) .NET
3 12 (12.63%) SOAP
3 12 (12.63%) Hibernate
3 12 (12.63%) Spring
3 12 (12.63%) REST
4 8 (8.42%) J2EE
4 8 (8.42%) Flash
5 6 (6.32%) HTML
5 6 (6.32%) jQuery
5 6 (6.32%) XML
6 2 (2.11%) ODBC
6 2 (2.11%) EDI
7 1 (1.05%) JavaBeans
7 1 (1.05%) Middleware
7 1 (1.05%) Servlets
7 1 (1.05%) Java EE
Miscellaneous
1 39 (41.05%) AS400
2 20 (21.05%) LPAR
3 7 (7.37%) Enterprise Software
3 7 (7.37%) Management Information System
4 5 (5.26%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
5 4 (4.21%) Data Centre
6 3 (3.16%) Client/Server
7 2 (2.11%) Analytical Skills
8 1 (1.05%) Statistics
Operating Systems
1 35 (36.84%) Windows
2 33 (34.74%) Linux
3 23 (24.21%) OS/400
4 19 (20.00%) UNIX
5 12 (12.63%) AIX
5 12 (12.63%) Data ONTAP
6 9 (9.47%) Solaris
7 7 (7.37%) Windows Server 2012
8 3 (3.16%) HPUX
Processes & Methodologies
1 25 (26.32%) High Availability
2 17 (17.89%) E-Commerce
3 16 (16.84%) Capacity Planning
4 15 (15.79%) ITIL
5 13 (13.68%) Disaster Recovery
6 12 (12.63%) SOA
7 11 (11.58%) DevOps
8 10 (10.53%) Configuration Management
9 9 (9.47%) Performance Management
10 8 (8.42%) JVM Tuning
10 8 (8.42%) Load Testing
10 8 (8.42%) Risk Management
11 7 (7.37%) OO
11 7 (7.37%) Agile Software Development
11 7 (7.37%) Network Monitoring
11 7 (7.37%) Application Performance Management
11 7 (7.37%) Continuous Delivery
12 6 (6.32%) Capacity Management
12 6 (6.32%) Unit Testing
12 6 (6.32%) Information Management
Programming Languages
1 60 (63.16%) SQL
2 30 (31.58%) Java
3 23 (24.21%) RPG
4 7 (7.37%) C++
5 3 (3.16%) COBOL
5 3 (3.16%) PHP
6 2 (2.11%) VBA
6 2 (2.11%) RPG IV
Qualifications
1 4 (4.21%) ITIL Certification
2 1 (1.05%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (1.05%) SLA
System Software
1 10 (10.53%) VMware ESX
2 3 (3.16%) VMware Infrastructure
3 2 (2.11%) Active Directory
3 2 (2.11%) Firmware
Systems Management
1 12 (12.63%) Tivoli
1 12 (12.63%) Tivoli Storage Manager
2 8 (8.42%) Puppet
3 3 (3.16%) SCCM
Vendors
1 45 (47.37%) IBM
2 22 (23.16%) Oracle
3 20 (21.05%) Microsoft
4 12 (12.63%) Citrix
4 12 (12.63%) BMC
4 12 (12.63%) NetApp
5 8 (8.42%) VMware
5 8 (8.42%) New Relic
6 7 (7.37%) OpenLink
7 4 (4.21%) Cisco
8 3 (3.16%) Lotus
9 2 (2.11%) JDA
10 1 (1.05%) JD Edwards
10 1 (1.05%) Intel
10 1 (1.05%) MKS
10 1 (1.05%) F5
Bedford, Bedfordshire
Latcom Ltd
Salary: From £55,000 to £70,000 per annum + Car Allowance + Bonus + Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Essex
Logic Engagements Ltd
Salary: £45000 - £50000 per annum + bonus, pension etc.
Posted: 6 days ago