The first table below looks at the demand for i5/OS skills in IT jobs advertised for the England region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited i5/OS over the 3 months to 22 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Operating Systems category for the England region.

Location
3 months to
22 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
IBM i5/OS
Rank 867 839 870
Rank change year-on-year
-28 +31
Permanent jobs citing i5/OS 3 2 6
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 0.003% 0.002% 0.005%
As % of the Operating Systems category 0.010% 0.007% 0.020%
Number of salaries quoted 3 2 6
Average salary £35,000 £30,000 £32,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+16.66% -6.25%
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £30,000 £32,500
% change year-on-year
+16.66% -7.69%
Operating Systems Category
England
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Operating Systems category
28962 28085 30637
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 26.90% 27.58% 27.47%
Number of salaries quoted 24430 23981 26522
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £25,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £65,000 £62,500
UK excluding London average salary £36,500 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
-2.66% -
i5/OS
UK

i5/OS
Jobs Demand Trend in England

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing i5/OS across the England region as a proportion of the total demand within the Operating Systems category.

i5/OS Jobs Demand Trend in England

i5/OS
Salary Trend in England

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing i5/OS across the England region.

i5/OS Salary Trend in England

i5/OS
Job Locations in England

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing i5/OS within the England region over the 3 months to 22 July 2014. 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
West Midlands - 2 £35,000 -
London - 1 £47,500 -
i5/OS
UK

i5/OS
Top 13 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 22 July 2014, IT jobs across the England region citing i5/OS 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 i5/OS.

1 4 (100.00%) IBM
1 4 (100.00%) AS400
1 4 (100.00%) iSeries
2 2 (50.00%) Root Cause Analysis
2 2 (50.00%) Finance
2 2 (50.00%) Migration
2 2 (50.00%) Replication
2 2 (50.00%) RPG
2 2 (50.00%) DB2
2 2 (50.00%) ITIL
2 2 (50.00%) OS/400
2 2 (50.00%) TCP/IP
3 1 (25.00%) Investment Management

i5/OS
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 22 July 2014, IT jobs across the England region citing i5/OS 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 i5/OS. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Communications & Networking
1 2 (50.00%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (50.00%) DB2
General
1 2 (50.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 2 (50.00%) 3rd Line Support Analyst
1 2 (50.00%) Team Leader
1 2 (50.00%) Support Team Leader
1 2 (50.00%) Analyst
1 2 (50.00%) Consultant
1 2 (50.00%) Support Analyst
1 2 (50.00%) 3rd Line Support
Miscellaneous
1 4 (100.00%) AS400
1 4 (100.00%) iSeries
2 2 (50.00%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 2 (50.00%) OS/400
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (50.00%) Root Cause Analysis
1 2 (50.00%) Migration
1 2 (50.00%) ITIL
2 1 (25.00%) Investment Management
Programming Languages
1 2 (50.00%) RPG
Vendors
1 4 (100.00%) IBM