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 24 May 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
24 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
IBM iSeries
Rank 234 226 276
Rank change year-on-year
-8 +50
Permanent jobs citing iSeries 17 52 15
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East of England 0.26% 0.70% 0.18%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 0.62% 1.69% 0.43%
Number of salaries quoted 14 39 9
Median salary £33,250 £45,000 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-26.11% +28.57%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,500 £42,100 £24,400
10% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £50,000 £43,000
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £42,500 £36,500
% change year-on-year
-5.88% +16.43%
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
2737 3075 3475
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East of England 41.95% 41.40% 40.78%
Number of salaries quoted 2218 2439 2753
Median salary £42,500 £41,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+2.40% +3.75%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £25,000 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £60,000 £60,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £40,000 £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 24 May 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 24 May 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
Hertfordshire +8 6 £37,500 -11.76%
Bedfordshire +4 5 £30,000 -25.00% 1
Essex -11 3 - -
Cambridgeshire - 2 £24,500 -
Suffolk - 1 £30,000 -
iSeries
England

iSeries
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the East of England

For the 6 months to 24 May 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 37 (64.91%) AS400
2 34 (59.65%) SQL
3 24 (42.11%) OS/400
4 19 (33.33%) RPG
5 18 (31.58%) WebSphere
6 17 (29.82%) IBM
6 17 (29.82%) Performance Analysis
7 15 (26.32%) MQSeries
8 14 (24.56%) Finance
8 14 (24.56%) High Availability
9 11 (19.30%) SAN
10 10 (17.54%) ITIL
11 9 (15.79%) Unix
12 8 (14.04%) Windows
12 8 (14.04%) Flash
13 7 (12.28%) Banking
13 7 (12.28%) Disaster Recovery
13 7 (12.28%) Linux
13 7 (12.28%) Microsoft
14 6 (10.53%) Service Management
14 6 (10.53%) VMware
15 5 (8.77%) Telecoms
15 5 (8.77%) MS Excel
15 5 (8.77%) WAN
15 5 (8.77%) SLA
16 4 (7.02%) DNS
16 4 (7.02%) MS Office
16 4 (7.02%) Oracle
16 4 (7.02%) Active Directory
16 4 (7.02%) Intel

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 (31.58%) WebSphere
2 15 (26.32%) MQSeries
3 3 (5.26%) WebSphere Application Server
4 2 (3.51%) Exchange Server 2007
4 2 (3.51%) Exchange Server 2010
4 2 (3.51%) MS Exchange
5 1 (1.75%) Apache
5 1 (1.75%) GlassFish
5 1 (1.75%) IBM Domino
5 1 (1.75%) IBM Notes
5 1 (1.75%) IIS
5 1 (1.75%) JBoss
Applications
1 5 (8.77%) MS Excel
2 4 (7.02%) MS Office
3 3 (5.26%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 2 (3.51%) AWD
Cloud Services
1 3 (5.26%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 11 (19.30%) SAN
2 5 (8.77%) WAN
3 4 (7.02%) DNS
4 3 (5.26%) DHCP
4 3 (5.26%) Firewall
4 3 (5.26%) TCP/IP
4 3 (5.26%) VoIP
4 3 (5.26%) VPN
5 2 (3.51%) iSCSI
5 2 (3.51%) NAS
6 1 (1.75%) HTTP
6 1 (1.75%) Internet
6 1 (1.75%) LAN
6 1 (1.75%) NetScaler
6 1 (1.75%) Network Security
6 1 (1.75%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (5.26%) DB2
1 3 (5.26%) MS Access
1 3 (5.26%) SQL Server
2 2 (3.51%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 1 (1.75%) Subversion
1 1 (1.75%) VSS/SourceSafe
General
1 14 (24.56%) Finance
2 7 (12.28%) Banking
3 5 (8.77%) Telecoms
4 3 (5.26%) Retail
5 1 (1.75%) Legal
5 1 (1.75%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 17 (29.82%) Consultant
2 9 (15.79%) Analyst
3 8 (14.04%) AS400 Support
4 6 (10.53%) Support Engineer
5 4 (7.02%) Analyst Programmer
5 4 (7.02%) Architect
5 4 (7.02%) Programmer
5 4 (7.02%) Senior Analyst
5 4 (7.02%) Senior Analyst Programmer
5 4 (7.02%) Senior Programme Analyst
5 4 (7.02%) Senior Programmer
5 4 (7.02%) Solutions Architect
5 4 (7.02%) Support Analyst
6 3 (5.26%) 3rd Line Support
6 3 (5.26%) Storage Specialist
6 3 (5.26%) Technical Architect
6 3 (5.26%) Technical Solutions Architect
7 2 (3.51%) 2nd Line Support
7 2 (3.51%) Support Specialist
7 2 (3.51%) Technical Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (14.04%) Flash
2 3 (5.26%) WebSphere MQ
3 1 (1.75%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 37 (64.91%) AS400
2 3 (5.26%) Analytical Skills
2 3 (5.26%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
2 3 (5.26%) EPoS
3 2 (3.51%) Data Centre
3 2 (3.51%) Enterprise Software
3 2 (3.51%) LPAR
4 1 (1.75%) CMDB
4 1 (1.75%) EMC VNX
4 1 (1.75%) iPad
4 1 (1.75%) iPhone
Operating Systems
1 24 (42.11%) OS/400
2 9 (15.79%) Unix
3 8 (14.04%) Windows
4 7 (12.28%) Linux
5 4 (7.02%) Windows Server
6 3 (5.26%) AIX
6 3 (5.26%) Data ONTAP
6 3 (5.26%) Solaris
6 3 (5.26%) zOS
7 2 (3.51%) Windows 7
8 1 (1.75%) MVS
8 1 (1.75%) Windows Server 2008
8 1 (1.75%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 17 (29.82%) Performance Analysis
2 14 (24.56%) High Availability
3 10 (17.54%) ITIL
4 7 (12.28%) Disaster Recovery
5 6 (10.53%) Service Management
6 4 (7.02%) Agile Software Development
6 4 (7.02%) Scrum
6 4 (7.02%) Unit Testing
7 3 (5.26%) Change Control
7 3 (5.26%) Data Management
7 3 (5.26%) DDoS Mitigation
7 3 (5.26%) Fault Analysis
7 3 (5.26%) Incident Management
7 3 (5.26%) Infrastructure Management
7 3 (5.26%) Investment Management
7 3 (5.26%) Line Management
7 3 (5.26%) Logistics
7 3 (5.26%) Presales
7 3 (5.26%) System Testing
7 3 (5.26%) TOGAF
Programming Languages
1 34 (59.65%) SQL
2 19 (33.33%) RPG
3 4 (7.02%) RPG IV
3 4 (7.02%) RPG/400
4 2 (3.51%) COBOL
5 1 (1.75%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 4 (7.02%) Degree
2 2 (3.51%) CCDP
2 2 (3.51%) CCIE
2 2 (3.51%) CCMSE
2 2 (3.51%) CCNP
2 2 (3.51%) CCSE
2 2 (3.51%) CCSM
2 2 (3.51%) Cisco Certification
2 2 (3.51%) ITIL Certification
2 2 (3.51%) Microsoft Certification
2 2 (3.51%) VCAP
2 2 (3.51%) VCDX
2 2 (3.51%) VCP5
2 2 (3.51%) VCP6
2 2 (3.51%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (8.77%) SLA
2 2 (3.51%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 4 (7.02%) Active Directory
2 3 (5.26%) Firmware
2 3 (5.26%) VMware ESX
2 3 (5.26%) VMware Infrastructure
3 2 (3.51%) Hyper-V
4 1 (1.75%) Job Entry Subsystem
4 1 (1.75%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 3 (5.26%) Tivoli
1 3 (5.26%) Tivoli Storage Manager
2 1 (1.75%) Norton AntiVirus
Vendors
1 17 (29.82%) IBM
2 7 (12.28%) Microsoft
3 6 (10.53%) VMware
4 4 (7.02%) Intel
4 4 (7.02%) Oracle
5 3 (5.26%) BMC
5 3 (5.26%) Cisco
5 3 (5.26%) Citrix
5 3 (5.26%) Dell
5 3 (5.26%) NetApp
5 3 (5.26%) Toshiba
6 2 (3.51%) Apple
6 2 (3.51%) CheckPoint
7 1 (1.75%) EMC
7 1 (1.75%) Fortinet
7 1 (1.75%) HP
7 1 (1.75%) LANDesk
7 1 (1.75%) Lotus
7 1 (1.75%) MKS
7 1 (1.75%) Symantec
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