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 30 September 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
30 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
IBM iSeries
Rank 215 216 245
Rank change year-on-year
+1 +29
Permanent jobs citing iSeries 29 49 26
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East of England 0.46% 0.67% 0.34%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 1.15% 1.64% 0.88%
Number of salaries quoted 16 45 20
Median salary £35,500 £47,500 £38,750
Median salary % change year-on-year
-25.26% +22.58%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,250 £33,500 £34,600
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £62,500 £45,000
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
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
2523 2987 2963
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East of England 40.18% 41.06% 38.67%
Number of salaries quoted 1991 2476 2327
Median salary £45,000 £42,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+5.88% +6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £25,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £65,000 £62,500
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+1.19% +5.00%

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 30 September 2016.

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 30 September 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
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 +2 11 £42,500 +1.19%
Hertfordshire +25 9 £30,000 -7.69%
Essex -2 9 £38,750 -22.50%
iSeries
England

iSeries
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the East of England

For the 6 months to 30 September 2016, 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 (46.67%) IBM
2 20 (44.44%) DB2
2 20 (44.44%) Linux
3 18 (40.00%) WebSphere
4 15 (33.33%) Service Management
5 14 (31.11%) zOS
5 14 (31.11%) WebSphere MQ
5 14 (31.11%) WebSphere Application Server
5 14 (31.11%) Incident Management
6 9 (20.00%) AS400
6 9 (20.00%) SQL
6 9 (20.00%) Windows
7 8 (17.78%) SQL Server
7 8 (17.78%) High Availability
8 7 (15.56%) Infrastructure Management
8 7 (15.56%) Software Delivery
8 7 (15.56%) Oracle
8 7 (15.56%) VSS/SourceSafe
8 7 (15.56%) ITIL
8 7 (15.56%) Unix
8 7 (15.56%) MKS
8 7 (15.56%) Subversion
8 7 (15.56%) Logistics
9 6 (13.33%) VMware
9 6 (13.33%) RPG
9 6 (13.33%) WAN
9 6 (13.33%) Microsoft
9 6 (13.33%) Line Management
10 5 (11.11%) Presales
10 5 (11.11%) OS/400

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 18 (40.00%) WebSphere
2 14 (31.11%) WebSphere Application Server
3 5 (11.11%) Apache
3 5 (11.11%) GlassFish
3 5 (11.11%) IIS
3 5 (11.11%) JBoss
4 1 (2.22%) Exchange Server 2007
4 1 (2.22%) Exchange Server 2010
4 1 (2.22%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 2 (4.44%) MS Excel
2 1 (2.22%) MS Office
2 1 (2.22%) MS PowerPoint
Cloud Services
1 2 (4.44%) Office 365
1 2 (4.44%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 6 (13.33%) WAN
2 4 (8.89%) SAN
3 2 (4.44%) DNS
3 2 (4.44%) Firewall
3 2 (4.44%) VoIP
3 2 (4.44%) VPN
4 1 (2.22%) DHCP
4 1 (2.22%) HTTP
4 1 (2.22%) Internet
4 1 (2.22%) iSCSI
4 1 (2.22%) LAN
4 1 (2.22%) NAS
4 1 (2.22%) NetScaler
4 1 (2.22%) Network Security
4 1 (2.22%) TCP/IP
4 1 (2.22%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 20 (44.44%) DB2
2 8 (17.78%) SQL Server
3 1 (2.22%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 7 (15.56%) Subversion
1 7 (15.56%) VSS/SourceSafe
General
1 1 (2.22%) Marketing
1 1 (2.22%) Publishing
1 1 (2.22%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 26 (57.78%) Analyst
2 15 (33.33%) Support Analyst
3 5 (11.11%) Applications Support
3 5 (11.11%) Applications Support Analyst
3 5 (11.11%) Architect
3 5 (11.11%) Linux Support
3 5 (11.11%) Server Analyst
3 5 (11.11%) Server Support
3 5 (11.11%) Server Support Analyst
3 5 (11.11%) Solutions Architect
4 4 (8.89%) Analyst Programmer
4 4 (8.89%) Operations Analyst
4 4 (8.89%) Programmer
4 4 (8.89%) RPG Analyst Programmer
4 4 (8.89%) RPG Programmer
5 2 (4.44%) AS400 Support
5 2 (4.44%) Business Analyst
5 2 (4.44%) Business Systems Analyst
5 2 (4.44%) Infrastructure Architect
5 2 (4.44%) Technical Solutions Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 14 (31.11%) WebSphere MQ
2 5 (11.11%) .NET
3 4 (8.89%) HTML
3 4 (8.89%) J2EE
3 4 (8.89%) JSF
4 2 (4.44%) Web Services
4 2 (4.44%) XML
5 1 (2.22%) COM
Miscellaneous
1 9 (20.00%) AS400
2 4 (8.89%) Analytical Skills
3 3 (6.67%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
4 2 (4.44%) Enterprise Software
5 1 (2.22%) CMDB
5 1 (2.22%) EMC VNX
5 1 (2.22%) EPoS
5 1 (2.22%) iPad
5 1 (2.22%) iPhone
Operating Systems
1 20 (44.44%) Linux
2 14 (31.11%) zOS
3 9 (20.00%) Windows
4 7 (15.56%) Unix
5 5 (11.11%) OS/400
6 3 (6.67%) Windows Server
7 1 (2.22%) Windows 2000 Server
7 1 (2.22%) Windows 7
7 1 (2.22%) Windows Server 2003
7 1 (2.22%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 15 (33.33%) Service Management
2 14 (31.11%) Incident Management
3 8 (17.78%) High Availability
4 7 (15.56%) Infrastructure Management
4 7 (15.56%) ITIL
4 7 (15.56%) Logistics
4 7 (15.56%) Software Delivery
5 6 (13.33%) Line Management
6 5 (11.11%) Presales
7 4 (8.89%) Enterprise Architecture
7 4 (8.89%) ITIL V3
7 4 (8.89%) SOA
8 3 (6.67%) Business Analysis
8 3 (6.67%) Data Management
8 3 (6.67%) DDoS Mitigation
8 3 (6.67%) Project Management
8 3 (6.67%) TOGAF
9 2 (4.44%) Configuration Management
9 2 (4.44%) Mentoring
9 2 (4.44%) Waterfall
Programming Languages
1 9 (20.00%) SQL
2 6 (13.33%) RPG
3 4 (8.89%) Java
3 4 (8.89%) JavaScript
4 1 (2.22%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 4 (8.89%) Security Cleared
2 2 (4.44%) CCDP
2 2 (4.44%) CCIE
2 2 (4.44%) CCMSE
2 2 (4.44%) CCNP
2 2 (4.44%) CCSE
2 2 (4.44%) CCSM
2 2 (4.44%) Cisco Certification
2 2 (4.44%) VCAP
2 2 (4.44%) VCDX
2 2 (4.44%) VCP5
2 2 (4.44%) VCP6
2 2 (4.44%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
3 1 (2.22%) ITIL Certification
3 1 (2.22%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (4.44%) QA
1 2 (4.44%) SLA
System Software
1 3 (6.67%) VMware Infrastructure
2 2 (4.44%) Active Directory
2 2 (4.44%) Firmware
3 1 (2.22%) Hyper-V
3 1 (2.22%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 1 (2.22%) Microsoft Clustering
1 1 (2.22%) Norton AntiVirus
Vendors
1 21 (46.67%) IBM
2 7 (15.56%) MKS
2 7 (15.56%) Oracle
3 6 (13.33%) Microsoft
3 6 (13.33%) VMware
4 3 (6.67%) Cisco
5 2 (4.44%) CheckPoint
5 2 (4.44%) Dell
5 2 (4.44%) Intel
5 2 (4.44%) LANDesk
5 2 (4.44%) Salesforce.com
6 1 (2.22%) Apple
6 1 (2.22%) EMC
6 1 (2.22%) Fortinet
6 1 (2.22%) HP
6 1 (2.22%) Symantec