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 22 May 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
22 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
IBM iSeries
Rank 675 752 656
Rank change year-on-year
+77 -96
Permanent jobs citing iSeries 179 137 200
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 0.18% 0.12% 0.20%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 0.46% 0.31% 0.50%
Number of salaries quoted 143 114 163
Average salary £45,000 £41,500 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+8.43% -2.35%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,500 £27,500 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £56,500 £61,000 £57,250
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £36,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+16.43% -14.11%
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
38530 44146 39902
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 38.66% 40.26% 39.18%
Number of salaries quoted 30761 35563 32838
Average salary £47,500 £47,500 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +5.55%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £29,000 £28,000
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £75,000 £75,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,000
% change year-on-year
- +5.26%

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 22 May 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 22 May 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 +51 51 £43,750 +25.00%
South East +1 35 £48,000 +31.50% 2
London +25 29 £49,500 +10.00% 4
East Midlands +20 15 £40,000 +45.45% 1
South West -3 13 £45,000 +13.92% 1
West Midlands -7 13 £24,500 -38.75% 1
North West +5 9 £50,000 +40.84% 2
North East - 8 £45,000 -
Yorkshire +5 7 £40,000 -11.11%
iSeries
UK

iSeries
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 22 May 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.

1 192 (55.17%) AS400
2 180 (51.72%) SQL
3 144 (41.38%) IBM
4 113 (32.47%) Windows
5 112 (32.18%) Finance
6 98 (28.16%) RPG
7 68 (19.54%) Microsoft
8 59 (16.95%) Linux
8 59 (16.95%) Mentoring
9 55 (15.80%) UNIX
9 55 (15.80%) Java
9 55 (15.80%) DB2
10 48 (13.79%) SAN
10 48 (13.79%) VMware
11 47 (13.51%) ITIL
12 46 (13.22%) MS Excel
12 46 (13.22%) Agile Software Development
12 46 (13.22%) Disaster Recovery
13 43 (12.36%) Degree
14 36 (10.34%) Banking
14 36 (10.34%) MS Office
14 36 (10.34%) .NET
15 35 (10.06%) SQL Server
15 35 (10.06%) Web Services
16 34 (9.77%) Project Management
16 34 (9.77%) ISEB
16 34 (9.77%) LAN
16 34 (9.77%) VMware Infrastructure
17 33 (9.48%) WAN
17 33 (9.48%) Service Delivery

iSeries
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 22 May 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 25 (7.18%) WebSphere
2 11 (3.16%) SharePoint
3 8 (2.30%) IIS
4 7 (2.01%) Exchange Server 2013
5 5 (1.44%) MS Exchange
5 5 (1.44%) Tomcat
5 5 (1.44%) Apache
5 5 (1.44%) GlassFish
6 4 (1.15%) BizTalk Server
7 3 (0.86%) WebSphere Application Server
7 3 (0.86%) JBoss
7 3 (0.86%) IBM HTTP Server
8 2 (0.57%) Exchange Server 2007
8 2 (0.57%) Lync
9 1 (0.29%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
9 1 (0.29%) WebLogic
9 1 (0.29%) IBM Notes
9 1 (0.29%) Confluence
9 1 (0.29%) Exchange Server 2003
Applications
1 46 (13.22%) MS Excel
2 36 (10.34%) MS Office
3 18 (5.17%) MS PowerPoint
4 2 (0.57%) MS Project
4 2 (0.57%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 6 (1.72%) AWD
2 5 (1.44%) Misys Equation
3 4 (1.15%) Cognos Business Intelligence
3 4 (1.15%) Dynamics CRM
4 3 (0.86%) Cognos TM1
5 2 (0.57%) JDE EnterpriseOne
5 2 (0.57%) Cognos Controller
5 2 (0.57%) Agresso
6 1 (0.29%) Lawson
6 1 (0.29%) PeopleSoft HRMS
Cloud Services
1 19 (5.46%) IaaS
1 19 (5.46%) SaaS
1 19 (5.46%) PaaS
1 19 (5.46%) Cloud Computing
2 8 (2.30%) Amazon AWS
3 5 (1.44%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 48 (13.79%) SAN
2 34 (9.77%) LAN
3 33 (9.48%) WAN
4 24 (6.90%) Firewall
4 24 (6.90%) VPN
4 24 (6.90%) MPLS
5 21 (6.03%) VoIP
5 21 (6.03%) Unified Communications
6 7 (2.01%) TCP/IP
7 4 (1.15%) SSL
8 3 (0.86%) FTP
9 2 (0.57%) DNS
10 1 (0.29%) Internet
10 1 (0.29%) DMZ
10 1 (0.29%) HTTP
10 1 (0.29%) DHCP
10 1 (0.29%) LDAP
10 1 (0.29%) Wireless
10 1 (0.29%) NetScaler
Database & Business Intelligence
1 55 (15.80%) DB2
2 35 (10.06%) SQL Server
3 19 (5.46%) MS Access
4 8 (2.30%) PostgreSQL
4 8 (2.30%) MySQL
5 7 (2.01%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 4 (1.15%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 3 (0.86%) SQL Server 2005
8 2 (0.57%) Microsoft Analysis Services
8 2 (0.57%) SQL Server Analysis Services
8 2 (0.57%) SQL Server 2008
8 2 (0.57%) Cognos Analysis Studio
8 2 (0.57%) Cognos Report Studio
8 2 (0.57%) Cognos Event Studio
8 2 (0.57%) Cognos Transformer
8 2 (0.57%) Relational Database
8 2 (0.57%) SQL Server 2012
8 2 (0.57%) Data Warehouse
8 2 (0.57%) Cognos Impromptu
8 2 (0.57%) Crystal Reports
Development Applications
1 12 (3.45%) JUnit
2 11 (3.16%) Subversion
3 6 (1.72%) Synon
4 3 (0.86%) Visual Studio
5 1 (0.29%) Eclipse
5 1 (0.29%) JMeter
5 1 (0.29%) SoapUI
5 1 (0.29%) Selenium
5 1 (0.29%) JIRA
General
1 112 (32.18%) Finance
2 36 (10.34%) Banking
3 22 (6.32%) Telecoms
4 19 (5.46%) Retail
5 13 (3.74%) Back Office
6 12 (3.45%) Billing
6 12 (3.45%) Manufacturing
7 2 (0.57%) Marketing
7 2 (0.57%) Advertising
8 1 (0.29%) Legal
8 1 (0.29%) Front Office
8 1 (0.29%) Financial Institution
8 1 (0.29%) Investment Banking
8 1 (0.29%) French Language
8 1 (0.29%) German Language
Job Titles
1 94 (27.01%) Analyst
2 40 (11.49%) Technical Support
3 35 (10.06%) AS400 Support
4 34 (9.77%) Developer
5 28 (8.05%) Test Analyst
6 22 (6.32%) Team Leader
7 21 (6.03%) Support Analyst
8 19 (5.46%) Engineering Manager
8 19 (5.46%) Technical Manager
9 17 (4.89%) Development Team Leader
9 17 (4.89%) IT Manager
10 14 (4.02%) Consultant
11 13 (3.74%) Java Developer
11 13 (3.74%) AS400 Test Analyst
12 12 (3.45%) Programmer
12 12 (3.45%) Project Manager
13 11 (3.16%) Analyst Programmer
13 11 (3.16%) Storage Specialist
14 10 (2.87%) Tester
14 10 (2.87%) Technical Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 36 (10.34%) .NET
2 35 (10.06%) Web Services
3 21 (6.03%) XML
4 20 (5.75%) REST
5 19 (5.46%) SOAP
6 18 (5.17%) Flash
7 17 (4.89%) HTML
8 16 (4.60%) J2EE
9 15 (4.31%) ASP.NET
10 14 (4.02%) jQuery
11 13 (3.74%) Spring
12 12 (3.45%) Hibernate
13 5 (1.44%) WebSphere MQ
14 4 (1.15%) Swing
14 4 (1.15%) JMS
14 4 (1.15%) EDI
15 3 (0.86%) CSS
15 3 (0.86%) JSON
15 3 (0.86%) Apache Flex
16 2 (0.57%) KnockoutJS
Miscellaneous
1 192 (55.17%) AS400
2 31 (8.91%) Computer Science
2 31 (8.91%) Analytical Skills
3 29 (8.33%) Management Information System
4 24 (6.90%) BYOD
5 15 (4.31%) LPAR
6 7 (2.01%) SWIFT
7 6 (1.72%) Mainframe
7 6 (1.72%) Clustering
8 4 (1.15%) Mathematics
9 3 (0.86%) Client/Server
9 3 (0.86%) Hedge funds
9 3 (0.86%) Blog
10 2 (0.57%) Derivative
10 2 (0.57%) Fixed Income
10 2 (0.57%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
11 1 (0.29%) Blackberry
11 1 (0.29%) EPoS
11 1 (0.29%) Enterprise Storage
11 1 (0.29%) Enterprise Software
Operating Systems
1 113 (32.47%) Windows
2 59 (16.95%) Linux
3 55 (15.80%) UNIX
4 28 (8.05%) AIX
5 23 (6.61%) Solaris
5 23 (6.61%) Windows Server 2012
6 22 (6.32%) VMS
7 13 (3.74%) OS/400
8 11 (3.16%) Windows XP
8 11 (3.16%) Windows Server 2008
9 9 (2.59%) Windows 7
10 7 (2.01%) zOS
10 7 (2.01%) Windows 2000
11 6 (1.72%) Windows Vista
12 3 (0.86%) HPUX
13 2 (0.57%) Windows 2000 Server
13 2 (0.57%) Windows Server 2003
14 1 (0.29%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 59 (16.95%) Mentoring
2 47 (13.51%) ITIL
3 46 (13.22%) Agile Software Development
3 46 (13.22%) Disaster Recovery
4 34 (9.77%) Project Management
5 33 (9.48%) Service Delivery
6 29 (8.33%) Configuration Management
7 26 (7.47%) Coaching
8 25 (7.18%) Migration
8 25 (7.18%) Performance Management
9 23 (6.61%) E-Commerce
9 23 (6.61%) Continuous Improvement
10 18 (5.17%) High Availability
11 16 (4.60%) Capacity Planning
12 14 (4.02%) Automated Testing
13 13 (3.74%) SOA
13 13 (3.74%) Network Monitoring
14 12 (3.45%) ERP
14 12 (3.45%) PRINCE2
15 11 (3.16%) DevOps
Programming Languages
1 180 (51.72%) SQL
2 98 (28.16%) RPG
3 55 (15.80%) Java
4 22 (6.32%) COBOL
5 20 (5.75%) C#
6 17 (4.89%) RPG IV
7 15 (4.31%) JavaScript
8 12 (3.45%) C
8 12 (3.45%) C++
9 6 (1.72%) RPG/400
10 4 (1.15%) VB
11 3 (0.86%) T-SQL
11 3 (0.86%) PHP
12 2 (0.57%) PowerShell
12 2 (0.57%) RPG III
12 2 (0.57%) VB6
12 2 (0.57%) VB.NET
13 1 (0.29%) VBA
Qualifications
1 43 (12.36%) Degree
2 34 (9.77%) ISEB
3 26 (7.47%) Microsoft Certification
4 24 (6.90%) ISTQB
5 23 (6.61%) MCSE
5 23 (6.61%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
6 21 (6.03%) CCNA
6 21 (6.03%) Cisco Certification
7 5 (1.44%) PRINCE2 Certification
8 4 (1.15%) MCITP
9 3 (0.86%) ITIL Certification
10 2 (0.57%) MCSA
10 2 (0.57%) CCNP
11 1 (0.29%) HP APS
11 1 (0.29%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 18 (5.17%) SLA
2 12 (3.45%) QA
3 4 (1.15%) PMBOK
3 4 (1.15%) ISO 9001
4 2 (0.57%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 1 (0.29%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 34 (9.77%) VMware Infrastructure
2 26 (7.47%) Active Directory
3 25 (7.18%) VMware ESX
3 25 (7.18%) vSphere
4 6 (1.72%) Hyper-V
5 5 (1.44%) XenApp
6 4 (1.15%) XenDesktop
6 4 (1.15%) Terminal Services
7 1 (0.29%) Firmware
7 1 (0.29%) Terminal Server
Systems Management
1 29 (8.33%) Tivoli Storage Manager
2 27 (7.76%) Tivoli
2 27 (7.76%) HP Quality Center
3 8 (2.30%) Puppet
4 6 (1.72%) SCCM
4 6 (1.72%) HP SIM
4 6 (1.72%) CiscoWorks
5 5 (1.44%) Nagios
6 4 (1.15%) NetBackup
6 4 (1.15%) Backup Exec
7 2 (0.57%) MOM
8 1 (0.29%) BMC PATROL
8 1 (0.29%) Control-M
8 1 (0.29%) SCOM
Vendors
1 144 (41.38%) IBM
2 68 (19.54%) Microsoft
3 48 (13.79%) VMware
4 31 (8.91%) Oracle
5 29 (8.33%) HP
6 28 (8.05%) Citrix
7 26 (7.47%) NetApp
8 23 (6.61%) BMC
9 21 (6.03%) Avaya
9 21 (6.03%) 3PAR
10 15 (4.31%) Cisco
11 8 (2.30%) New Relic
11 8 (2.30%) OpenLink
12 6 (1.72%) SolarWinds
12 6 (1.72%) BT
12 6 (1.72%) Cognos
13 5 (1.44%) Misys
13 5 (1.44%) Bloomberg
13 5 (1.44%) Veeam
14 4 (1.15%) Intel
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