The table below looks at the prevalence of the term iSeries in IT jobs advertised for the England region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited iSeries over the 3 months to 23 January 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
23 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
IBM iSeries
Rank 677 701 657
Rank change year-on-year
+24 -44
Permanent jobs citing iSeries 156 142 206
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 0.16% 0.15% 0.20%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 0.42% 0.37% 0.52%
Number of salaries quoted 116 114 164
Average salary £45,000 £42,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.88% +6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £23,250 £29,500
10% offered a salary of more than £63,250 £72,500 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £33,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+28.78% -17.50%
iSeries
UK

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Miscellaneous category in permanent jobs advertised in the England region.

Miscellaneous Category
England
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Miscellaneous category
37432 38446 39871
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 37.95% 39.65% 38.76%
Number of salaries quoted 30526 30416 33528
Average salary £47,500 £47,500 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +5.55%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,000 £28,500 £28,000
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £72,500 £77,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%

iSeries
Jobs Demand Trend in England

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing iSeries across the England region as a proportion of the total demand within the Miscellaneous category.

iSeries Jobs Demand Trend in England

iSeries
Salary Trend in England

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

iSeries Salary Trend in England

iSeries
Salary Histogram in England

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing iSeries across the England region over the 3 months to 23 January 2015.

iSeries Salary Histogram in England

iSeries
Job Locations in England

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing iSeries within the England region over the 3 months to 23 January 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
East of England +21 50 £41,500 -2.35% 2
South East -22 40 £35,000 - 2
London -46 22 £52,500 +16.66% 6
North West +17 19 £50,000 +78.57% 3
West Midlands -20 14 £48,500 +76.36% 1
South West -3 6 £47,500 +35.71% 1
East Midlands - 3 £40,000 -
Yorkshire -23 1 £35,000 +16.66% 1
iSeries
UK

iSeries
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 23 January 2015, IT jobs across the 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.

1 149 (51.38%) AS400
2 121 (41.72%) SQL
3 105 (36.21%) IBM
4 83 (28.62%) RPG
5 82 (28.28%) Finance
6 62 (21.38%) Mentoring
7 57 (19.66%) Windows
8 53 (18.28%) Microsoft
9 49 (16.90%) Agile Software Development
10 45 (15.52%) .NET
11 42 (14.48%) DB2
12 39 (13.45%) UNIX
13 37 (12.76%) C#
14 36 (12.41%) ITIL
15 35 (12.07%) Analytical Skills
16 34 (11.72%) ASP.NET
17 31 (10.69%) MS Office
18 30 (10.34%) MS Excel
18 30 (10.34%) Coaching
19 29 (10.00%) Citrix
19 29 (10.00%) Disaster Recovery
20 28 (9.66%) Banking
21 27 (9.31%) Linux
22 26 (8.97%) Service Delivery
23 25 (8.62%) Project Management
23 25 (8.62%) SAN
23 25 (8.62%) Java
23 25 (8.62%) QA
24 24 (8.28%) AIX
24 24 (8.28%) Active Directory

iSeries
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 23 January 2015, IT jobs across the 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 19 (6.55%) WebSphere
2 9 (3.10%) SharePoint
3 8 (2.76%) Exchange Server 2013
4 4 (1.38%) Lync
4 4 (1.38%) MS Exchange
4 4 (1.38%) BizTalk Server
4 4 (1.38%) CMS
5 3 (1.03%) IIS
5 3 (1.03%) Exchange Server 2010
6 2 (0.69%) GlassFish
6 2 (0.69%) JBoss
6 2 (0.69%) Apache
6 2 (0.69%) WebSphere Application Server
6 2 (0.69%) WebLogic
7 1 (0.34%) Node.js
7 1 (0.34%) Adobe CQ
Applications
1 31 (10.69%) MS Office
2 30 (10.34%) MS Excel
3 8 (2.76%) MS Visio
3 8 (2.76%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 10 (3.45%) Dynamics CRM
2 5 (1.72%) INSURE/90
3 3 (1.03%) JDE EnterpriseOne
3 3 (1.03%) Cognos Business Intelligence
3 3 (1.03%) AWD
3 3 (1.03%) Agresso
4 2 (0.69%) Dynamics AX
4 2 (0.69%) Misys Equation
5 1 (0.34%) Misys Midas
5 1 (0.34%) SAP FI
5 1 (0.34%) SAP FI/CO
5 1 (0.34%) SAP CO
5 1 (0.34%) SAP GRC
Cloud Services
1 10 (3.45%) Cloud Computing
1 10 (3.45%) SaaS
1 10 (3.45%) PaaS
1 10 (3.45%) IaaS
2 5 (1.72%) Office 365
3 1 (0.34%) Google Apps
Communications & Networking
1 25 (8.62%) SAN
2 15 (5.17%) LAN
2 15 (5.17%) WAN
3 12 (4.14%) VPN
3 12 (4.14%) Firewall
4 11 (3.79%) MPLS
4 11 (3.79%) Unified Communications
4 11 (3.79%) VoIP
5 8 (2.76%) TCP/IP
6 5 (1.72%) SSL
7 3 (1.03%) LDAP
8 1 (0.34%) FTP
8 1 (0.34%) Wi-Fi
8 1 (0.34%) Intranet
8 1 (0.34%) Internet
8 1 (0.34%) Extranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 42 (14.48%) DB2
2 13 (4.48%) SQL Server
3 10 (3.45%) Data Warehouse
4 8 (2.76%) MS Access
5 5 (1.72%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 3 (1.03%) Cognos Analysis Studio
6 3 (1.03%) Cognos Report Studio
6 3 (1.03%) Cognos Event Studio
6 3 (1.03%) Cognos Transformer
6 3 (1.03%) Cognos Impromptu
7 2 (0.69%) SQL Server Reporting Services
8 1 (0.34%) SAP BW
8 1 (0.34%) Oracle Reports
8 1 (0.34%) Oracle Exadata
8 1 (0.34%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 5 (1.72%) Synon
2 3 (1.03%) Subversion
3 2 (0.69%) SoapUI
4 1 (0.34%) JIRA
General
1 82 (28.28%) Finance
2 28 (9.66%) Banking
3 17 (5.86%) Retail
4 16 (5.52%) Telecoms
5 11 (3.79%) Manufacturing
6 9 (3.10%) Billing
7 8 (2.76%) Retail Banking
8 4 (1.38%) Private Banking
9 3 (1.03%) Pharmaceutical
9 3 (1.03%) Back Office
10 2 (0.69%) Legal
11 1 (0.34%) Publishing
11 1 (0.34%) Military
11 1 (0.34%) Aerospace
11 1 (0.34%) French Language
11 1 (0.34%) Music Industry
Job Titles
1 90 (31.03%) Analyst
2 40 (13.79%) Team Leader
3 29 (10.00%) Support Analyst
4 27 (9.31%) Development Team Leader
5 26 (8.97%) Developer
6 23 (7.93%) Software Team Leader
7 22 (7.59%) .NET Team Leader
7 22 (7.59%) Software Development Team Leader
8 16 (5.52%) AS400 Support
8 16 (5.52%) RPG Developer
8 16 (5.52%) Architect
8 16 (5.52%) Test Analyst
9 14 (4.83%) Business Analyst
9 14 (4.83%) Technical Support
10 13 (4.48%) 2nd Line Support
10 13 (4.48%) Desktop Support
10 13 (4.48%) Technical Manager
11 10 (3.45%) Delivery Manager
11 10 (3.45%) Technical Analyst
11 10 (3.45%) Engineering Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 45 (15.52%) .NET
2 34 (11.72%) ASP.NET
3 19 (6.55%) Web Services
4 17 (5.86%) .NET Framework
5 12 (4.14%) HTML
6 11 (3.79%) Flash
7 10 (3.45%) XML
7 10 (3.45%) CSS
7 10 (3.45%) J2EE
8 8 (2.76%) REST
8 8 (2.76%) jQuery
9 7 (2.41%) WebSphere MQ
10 5 (1.72%) JMS
10 5 (1.72%) SOAP
10 5 (1.72%) Swing
11 4 (1.38%) RESTful
11 4 (1.38%) ASP.NET MVC
11 4 (1.38%) ASP.NET Web API
12 3 (1.03%) LINQ to SQL
12 3 (1.03%) NHibernate
Miscellaneous
1 149 (51.38%) AS400
2 35 (12.07%) Analytical Skills
3 19 (6.55%) Management Information System
4 18 (6.21%) Computer Science
5 10 (3.45%) LPAR
6 7 (2.41%) Clustering
7 5 (1.72%) Data Extraction
8 4 (1.38%) Data Integration
8 4 (1.38%) Online Banking
9 2 (0.69%) Hedge funds
9 2 (0.69%) Enterprise Storage
10 1 (0.34%) Enterprise Software
10 1 (0.34%) Mathematics
10 1 (0.34%) Wiki
10 1 (0.34%) Client/Server
Operating Systems
1 57 (19.66%) Windows
2 39 (13.45%) UNIX
3 27 (9.31%) Linux
4 24 (8.28%) AIX
5 15 (5.17%) Solaris
5 15 (5.17%) Windows 7
6 13 (4.48%) Windows XP
6 13 (4.48%) Windows Mobile
7 11 (3.79%) VMS
8 7 (2.41%) OS/400
8 7 (2.41%) Windows Server 2008
9 6 (2.07%) SUSE
9 6 (2.07%) Ubuntu
9 6 (2.07%) Windows Server 2012
10 5 (1.72%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
10 5 (1.72%) Windows 2000 Server
10 5 (1.72%) zOS
10 5 (1.72%) Windows Server 2003
11 4 (1.38%) Windows 2000
12 3 (1.03%) CentOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 62 (21.38%) Mentoring
2 49 (16.90%) Agile Software Development
3 36 (12.41%) ITIL
4 30 (10.34%) Coaching
5 29 (10.00%) Disaster Recovery
6 26 (8.97%) Service Delivery
7 25 (8.62%) Project Management
8 23 (7.93%) ERP
9 17 (5.86%) Migration
10 15 (5.17%) E-Commerce
10 15 (5.17%) Waterfall
11 14 (4.83%) Asset Management
12 13 (4.48%) Configuration Management
12 13 (4.48%) ITIL V3
12 13 (4.48%) Software Deployment
13 12 (4.14%) Continuous Improvement
13 12 (4.14%) Business Analysis
14 11 (3.79%) CRM
15 10 (3.45%) UML
15 10 (3.45%) Performance Tuning
Programming Languages
1 121 (41.72%) SQL
2 83 (28.62%) RPG
3 37 (12.76%) C#
4 25 (8.62%) Java
5 17 (5.86%) COBOL
6 15 (5.17%) RPG IV
7 12 (4.14%) JavaScript
8 5 (1.72%) RPG III
8 5 (1.72%) RPG/400
8 5 (1.72%) C++
9 3 (1.03%) C
9 3 (1.03%) Shell Script
10 2 (0.69%) PowerShell
10 2 (0.69%) T-SQL
11 1 (0.34%) VB.NET
11 1 (0.34%) ABAP
11 1 (0.34%) VBA
11 1 (0.34%) SAPscript
Qualifications
1 21 (7.24%) ISEB
2 20 (6.90%) Degree
3 14 (4.83%) ISTQB
3 14 (4.83%) MCSE
3 14 (4.83%) Microsoft Certification
4 13 (4.48%) CCNA
4 13 (4.48%) Cisco Certification
5 11 (3.79%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
6 3 (1.03%) IBM Certification
6 3 (1.03%) RHCSA
7 1 (0.34%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
7 1 (0.34%) MCITP
7 1 (0.34%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 25 (8.62%) QA
2 17 (5.86%) SLA
3 4 (1.38%) Sarbanes-Oxley
4 2 (0.69%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 24 (8.28%) Active Directory
2 14 (4.83%) VMware Infrastructure
3 13 (4.48%) VMware ESX
4 12 (4.14%) vSphere
5 1 (0.34%) Hyper-V
5 1 (0.34%) Terminal Services
Systems Management
1 17 (5.86%) Backup Exec
2 15 (5.17%) SCCM
2 15 (5.17%) Tivoli Storage Manager
3 14 (4.83%) HP Quality Center
4 13 (4.48%) Tivoli
5 5 (1.72%) Nagios
6 3 (1.03%) Norton AntiVirus
6 3 (1.03%) CiscoWorks
6 3 (1.03%) HP SIM
6 3 (1.03%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
7 2 (0.69%) Control-M
8 1 (0.34%) NetBackup
8 1 (0.34%) SCOM
Vendors
1 105 (36.21%) IBM
2 53 (18.28%) Microsoft
3 29 (10.00%) Citrix
4 23 (7.93%) VMware
5 19 (6.55%) Oracle
6 17 (5.86%) HP
7 15 (5.17%) NetApp
8 14 (4.83%) 3PAR
9 11 (3.79%) Avaya
9 11 (3.79%) BMC
10 10 (3.45%) Intel
11 8 (2.76%) Red Hat
11 8 (2.76%) Sun
12 7 (2.41%) Cisco
13 5 (1.72%) BT
13 5 (1.72%) JD Edwards
14 3 (1.03%) Salesforce.com
14 3 (1.03%) Symantec
14 3 (1.03%) SAP
14 3 (1.03%) Cognos
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Salary: From £40,000 to £47,000 per annum
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