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 8 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
8 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
IBM iSeries
Rank 723 743 778
Rank change year-on-year
+20 +35
Permanent jobs citing iSeries 192 172 129
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 0.20% 0.17% 0.13%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 0.48% 0.43% 0.33%
Number of salaries quoted 167 130 107
Average salary £40,000 £45,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-11.11% +5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £32,500 £27,800
10% offered a salary of more than £69,000 £59,500 £75,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £42,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year
-4.76% +20.00%
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
40185 40229 39502
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 42.48% 40.48% 41.10%
Number of salaries quoted 32749 32828 31138
Average salary £50,000 £47,500 £47,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.26% -
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £27,500 £28,500
10% offered a salary of more than £80,000 £77,500 £75,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -

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 8 February 2016.

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 8 February 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
(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 -8 51 £53,500 +33.75% 1
London +25 43 £45,000 -14.28% 7
South East +4 31 £40,000 +14.28% 4
West Midlands -15 20 £37,500 -22.68%
North West +14 16 £40,000 -20.00%
Midlands - 10 £52,000 -
East Midlands +8 8 £39,000 -2.50% 2
South West -1 6 £40,500 -14.73%
Yorkshire +10 2 £39,500 +12.85% 1
iSeries
UK

iSeries
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 8 February 2016, 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.

1 227 (61.19%) AS400
2 142 (38.27%) RPG
3 132 (35.58%) SQL
4 111 (29.92%) Finance
5 105 (28.30%) IBM
6 78 (21.02%) Windows
7 61 (16.44%) Oracle
8 58 (15.63%) WebSphere
9 55 (14.82%) ITIL
10 53 (14.29%) .NET
11 51 (13.75%) OS/400
12 46 (12.40%) Microsoft
12 46 (12.40%) RPG IV
13 44 (11.86%) Unix
14 43 (11.59%) Linux
14 43 (11.59%) Banking
15 39 (10.51%) High Availability
15 39 (10.51%) Performance Analysis
15 39 (10.51%) Java
16 35 (9.43%) MQSeries
17 34 (9.16%) MS Excel
17 34 (9.16%) ERP
18 33 (8.89%) Service Delivery
18 33 (8.89%) Retail
19 32 (8.63%) Agile Software Development
20 30 (8.09%) SQL Server
21 29 (7.82%) COBOL
21 29 (7.82%) IIS
21 29 (7.82%) VMware
22 28 (7.55%) Apache

iSeries
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 8 February 2016, 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 58 (15.63%) WebSphere
2 35 (9.43%) MQSeries
3 29 (7.82%) IIS
4 28 (7.55%) Apache
4 28 (7.55%) GlassFish
4 28 (7.55%) JBoss
5 8 (2.16%) SharePoint
6 6 (1.62%) IBM Notes
7 4 (1.08%) BizTalk Server
7 4 (1.08%) IBM Domino
7 4 (1.08%) MS Exchange
8 3 (0.81%) Exchange Server 2007
9 2 (0.54%) Skype for Business
10 1 (0.27%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
Applications
1 34 (9.16%) MS Excel
2 19 (5.12%) MS Office
3 12 (3.23%) MS PowerPoint
4 3 (0.81%) MS Visio
5 1 (0.27%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 10 (2.70%) BusinessWorks
1 10 (2.70%) JDE EnterpriseOne
2 8 (2.16%) Misys Equation
3 5 (1.35%) INSURE/90
4 4 (1.08%) Dynamics CRM
5 3 (0.81%) Cognos TM1
5 3 (0.81%) Dynamics AX
5 3 (0.81%) Oracle Retail
6 2 (0.54%) Remedy ITSM
7 1 (0.27%) AWD
7 1 (0.27%) SunGard GMI
Cloud Services
1 5 (1.35%) Google Analytics
2 3 (0.81%) SaaS
3 1 (0.27%) IaaS
3 1 (0.27%) Office 365
3 1 (0.27%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 26 (7.01%) WAN
2 25 (6.74%) SAN
3 13 (3.50%) TCP/IP
4 8 (2.16%) FTP
5 6 (1.62%) LAN
5 6 (1.62%) Wi-Fi
6 5 (1.35%) Firewall
7 4 (1.08%) DHCP
7 4 (1.08%) DNS
7 4 (1.08%) S/MIME
7 4 (1.08%) SSL
8 3 (0.81%) Network Security
8 3 (0.81%) VoIP
9 2 (0.54%) Unified Communications
9 2 (0.54%) Wireless
10 1 (0.27%) HTTPS
10 1 (0.27%) LDAP
10 1 (0.27%) NetScaler
10 1 (0.27%) Remote Desktop
Database & Business Intelligence
1 30 (8.09%) SQL Server
2 8 (2.16%) DB2
3 4 (1.08%) SQL Server 2008
4 3 (0.81%) MS Access
5 2 (0.54%) Data Mining
5 2 (0.54%) Data Warehouse
5 2 (0.54%) DataStage
5 2 (0.54%) SQL Server 2005
5 2 (0.54%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 1 (0.27%) Informix
6 1 (0.27%) Oracle Reports
6 1 (0.27%) RDBMS
6 1 (0.27%) Relational Database
6 1 (0.27%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 8 (2.16%) JUnit
2 6 (1.62%) Eclipse
3 5 (1.35%) SoapUI
4 3 (0.81%) DbUnit
4 3 (0.81%) FitNesse
4 3 (0.81%) Selenium
5 2 (0.54%) Synon
5 2 (0.54%) Talend Open Studio
6 1 (0.27%) Hudson
6 1 (0.27%) Jenkins
6 1 (0.27%) TeamCity
6 1 (0.27%) Visual Studio
General
1 111 (29.92%) Finance
2 43 (11.59%) Banking
3 33 (8.89%) Retail
4 14 (3.77%) Marketing
5 11 (2.96%) Manufacturing
5 11 (2.96%) Telecoms
6 7 (1.89%) Music Industry
7 3 (0.81%) Retail Banking
8 2 (0.54%) Financial Institution
9 1 (0.27%) Advertising
9 1 (0.27%) French Language
9 1 (0.27%) General Ledger
9 1 (0.27%) German Language
9 1 (0.27%) Legal
Job Titles
1 130 (35.04%) Analyst
2 58 (15.63%) Programmer
3 53 (14.29%) Developer
4 50 (13.48%) Consultant
5 47 (12.67%) Analyst Programmer
6 41 (11.05%) RPG Programmer
7 39 (10.51%) RPG Analyst Programmer
8 28 (7.55%) Support Analyst
9 27 (7.28%) AS400 Support
10 26 (7.01%) RPG Developer
11 21 (5.66%) Architect
11 21 (5.66%) AS400 Developer
12 20 (5.39%) Solutions Architect
12 20 (5.39%) Systems Analyst
13 19 (5.12%) Test Analyst
13 19 (5.12%) Tester
14 18 (4.85%) Systems Support
15 13 (3.50%) Operations Analyst
16 12 (3.23%) Agile Test Analyst
16 12 (3.23%) Systems Support Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 53 (14.29%) .NET
2 17 (4.58%) ASP.NET
2 17 (4.58%) Flash
3 13 (3.50%) J2EE
4 10 (2.70%) Classic ASP
4 10 (2.70%) CSS
4 10 (2.70%) Middleware
4 10 (2.70%) Web Services
5 8 (2.16%) WebSphere MQ
6 6 (1.62%) HTML
6 6 (1.62%) XML
7 5 (1.35%) EDI
7 5 (1.35%) jQuery
8 4 (1.08%) ASP.NET MVC
8 4 (1.08%) ASP.NET MVC 4
8 4 (1.08%) ASP.NET MVC 5
8 4 (1.08%) ASP.NET Web Forms
9 3 (0.81%) ODBC
9 3 (0.81%) Oracle Fusion
9 3 (0.81%) SOAP
Miscellaneous
1 227 (61.19%) AS400
2 24 (6.47%) Data Centre
3 22 (5.93%) Mainframe
4 15 (4.04%) Analytical Skills
4 15 (4.04%) Enterprise Software
5 14 (3.77%) Management Information System
6 12 (3.23%) Tandem
7 11 (2.96%) Replication
8 10 (2.70%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
9 6 (1.62%) LPAR
10 5 (1.35%) Digital Media
10 5 (1.35%) Social Media
10 5 (1.35%) User Experience
11 3 (0.81%) Clustering
11 3 (0.81%) CMDB
11 3 (0.81%) Computer Science
11 3 (0.81%) Data Integration
12 2 (0.54%) Data Structures
12 2 (0.54%) EPoS
12 2 (0.54%) Fintech
Operating Systems
1 78 (21.02%) Windows
2 51 (13.75%) OS/400
3 44 (11.86%) Unix
4 43 (11.59%) Linux
5 11 (2.96%) AIX
5 11 (2.96%) Windows Server
6 8 (2.16%) Solaris
7 6 (1.62%) Windows 7
8 5 (1.35%) CentOS
8 5 (1.35%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 5 (1.35%) Windows Server 2003
8 5 (1.35%) Windows Server 2008
9 4 (1.08%) Windows XP
10 3 (0.81%) Data ONTAP
10 3 (0.81%) Windows Server 2012
10 3 (0.81%) Windows Vista
11 2 (0.54%) Windows 2000 Server
12 1 (0.27%) Android
12 1 (0.27%) Windows 10
12 1 (0.27%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 55 (14.82%) ITIL
2 39 (10.51%) High Availability
2 39 (10.51%) Performance Analysis
3 34 (9.16%) ERP
4 33 (8.89%) Service Delivery
5 32 (8.63%) Agile Software Development
6 25 (6.74%) Scrum
7 23 (6.20%) Disaster Recovery
7 23 (6.20%) Project Management
8 19 (5.12%) Service Management
9 18 (4.85%) Change Management
10 15 (4.04%) Manual Testing
11 13 (3.50%) Configuration Management
11 13 (3.50%) Data Management
11 13 (3.50%) Performance Monitoring
12 12 (3.23%) Business Intelligence
12 12 (3.23%) Presales
13 11 (2.96%) Information Management
13 11 (2.96%) Performance Management
13 11 (2.96%) Use Case
Programming Languages
1 142 (38.27%) RPG
2 132 (35.58%) SQL
3 46 (12.40%) RPG IV
4 39 (10.51%) Java
5 29 (7.82%) COBOL
6 18 (4.85%) C#
7 11 (2.96%) C++
7 11 (2.96%) RPG/400
8 10 (2.70%) JavaScript
8 10 (2.70%) VC++
9 6 (1.62%) JCL
10 5 (1.35%) C
10 5 (1.35%) RPG III
11 3 (0.81%) VB
12 2 (0.54%) T-SQL
12 2 (0.54%) VBA
13 1 (0.27%) PowerShell
13 1 (0.27%) VB.NET
13 1 (0.27%) VB6
Qualifications
1 17 (4.58%) ISEB
2 8 (2.16%) Degree
3 5 (1.35%) ISTQB
3 5 (1.35%) Microsoft Certification
4 4 (1.08%) PRINCE2 Certification
5 2 (0.54%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
5 2 (0.54%) ITIL Certification
6 1 (0.27%) APMP
6 1 (0.27%) CCIE
6 1 (0.27%) CCMSE
6 1 (0.27%) CCSE
6 1 (0.27%) CCSM
6 1 (0.27%) Cisco Certification
6 1 (0.27%) HP APS
6 1 (0.27%) PMI Certification
6 1 (0.27%) VCAP
6 1 (0.27%) VCDX
6 1 (0.27%) VCP5
6 1 (0.27%) VCP6
6 1 (0.27%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 20 (5.39%) SLA
2 6 (1.62%) PCI DSS
3 4 (1.08%) QA
System Software
1 16 (4.31%) VMware Infrastructure
2 13 (3.50%) Active Directory
3 12 (3.23%) Firmware
4 4 (1.08%) Microsoft Virtual Server
5 3 (0.81%) VMware ESX
5 3 (0.81%) XenApp
6 2 (0.54%) vSphere
6 2 (0.54%) XenDesktop
7 1 (0.27%) Hyper-V
7 1 (0.27%) Job Entry Subsystem
Systems Management
1 14 (3.77%) OpenView
1 14 (3.77%) OVSD
2 11 (2.96%) Unicenter
3 8 (2.16%) CA Wily
4 5 (1.35%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
5 4 (1.08%) HP Quality Center
6 3 (0.81%) Control-M
6 3 (0.81%) Tivoli
6 3 (0.81%) Tivoli Storage Manager
7 1 (0.27%) Backup Exec
Vendors
1 105 (28.30%) IBM
2 61 (16.44%) Oracle
3 46 (12.40%) Microsoft
4 29 (7.82%) VMware
5 26 (7.01%) JD Edwards
6 18 (4.85%) HP
7 15 (4.04%) Citrix
7 15 (4.04%) Intel
8 12 (3.23%) Cisco
9 11 (2.96%) CA
9 11 (2.96%) SolarWinds
10 10 (2.70%) TIBCO
11 8 (2.16%) Misys
11 8 (2.16%) Splunk
12 6 (1.62%) JDA
12 6 (1.62%) Lotus
12 6 (1.62%) Micro Focus
13 5 (1.35%) Google
13 5 (1.35%) NetApp
13 5 (1.35%) Red Hat
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Posted: 18 hours ago
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Southampton
Spectrum IT
Salary: £20000 - £25000 per annum + benfits & training
Posted: 8 days ago
London
Nigel Frank International Limited - Newcastle
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum
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Manchester or Leatherhead
Tectre Limited
Salary: £65,000 - £85,000 per year
Posted: 22 days ago
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Salary: £55,000 - £65,000 per year
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Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum
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