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 6 March 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
6 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
IBM iSeries
Rank 671 740 674
Rank change year-on-year
+69 -66
Permanent jobs citing iSeries 172 114 183
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 0.18% 0.12% 0.19%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 0.47% 0.29% 0.48%
Number of salaries quoted 129 92 144
Average salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.88% -
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £27,500 £26,350
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £74,750 £62,750
UK excluding London average salary £41,500 £33,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+23.88% -16.25%
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
36393 38837 38062
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 37.73% 40.00% 38.57%
Number of salaries quoted 29343 30558 31350
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 £29,000 £28,000
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £75,000 £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 6 March 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 6 March 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 +57 61 £41,500 +18.57% 3
South East +4 46 £35,000 - 1
London -7 27 £52,500 +16.66% 3
North West +8 16 £50,000 +100.00% 1
West Midlands -30 13 £48,500 +76.36%
South West - 8 £46,250 - 1
Yorkshire -6 1 £35,000 +14.28% 1
North East - 1 £45,000 - 1
iSeries
UK

iSeries
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 6 March 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.

1 167 (54.58%) AS400
2 138 (45.10%) SQL
3 111 (36.27%) IBM
4 106 (34.64%) Finance
5 77 (25.16%) RPG
6 70 (22.88%) Windows
7 68 (22.22%) Microsoft
8 65 (21.24%) Mentoring
9 59 (19.28%) DB2
10 50 (16.34%) Agile Software Development
11 48 (15.69%) .NET
12 43 (14.05%) MS Excel
13 41 (13.40%) ITIL
13 41 (13.40%) UNIX
13 41 (13.40%) Disaster Recovery
14 39 (12.75%) Analytical Skills
15 38 (12.42%) Linux
16 37 (12.09%) MS Office
17 35 (11.44%) SAN
18 34 (11.11%) Banking
19 32 (10.46%) C#
20 30 (9.80%) Citrix
20 30 (9.80%) Coaching
21 29 (9.48%) Java
21 29 (9.48%) ASP.NET
22 28 (9.15%) AIX
22 28 (9.15%) Project Management
23 27 (8.82%) Service Delivery
23 27 (8.82%) Web Services
23 27 (8.82%) Degree

iSeries
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 6 March 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 18 (5.88%) WebSphere
2 10 (3.27%) SharePoint
3 8 (2.61%) Exchange Server 2013
4 6 (1.96%) BizTalk Server
5 5 (1.63%) JBoss
6 4 (1.31%) CMS
7 3 (0.98%) IBM HTTP Server
7 3 (0.98%) MS Exchange
7 3 (0.98%) WebSphere Application Server
7 3 (0.98%) Lync
8 2 (0.65%) Exchange Server 2010
8 2 (0.65%) GlassFish
8 2 (0.65%) WebLogic
8 2 (0.65%) IIS
8 2 (0.65%) Apache
9 1 (0.33%) Node.js
9 1 (0.33%) Adobe CQ
Applications
1 43 (14.05%) MS Excel
2 37 (12.09%) MS Office
3 13 (4.25%) MS PowerPoint
4 8 (2.61%) MS Visio
5 1 (0.33%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 12 (3.92%) Dynamics CRM
2 6 (1.96%) AWD
3 4 (1.31%) Cognos Business Intelligence
3 4 (1.31%) Misys Equation
3 4 (1.31%) Agresso
4 2 (0.65%) JDE EnterpriseOne
4 2 (0.65%) Dynamics AX
5 1 (0.33%) SAP FI
5 1 (0.33%) SAP FI/CO
5 1 (0.33%) SAP CO
5 1 (0.33%) SAP GRC
Cloud Services
1 14 (4.58%) Cloud Computing
1 14 (4.58%) SaaS
1 14 (4.58%) PaaS
1 14 (4.58%) IaaS
2 6 (1.96%) Office 365
3 1 (0.33%) Google Apps
3 1 (0.33%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 35 (11.44%) SAN
2 18 (5.88%) LAN
2 18 (5.88%) WAN
3 16 (5.23%) Firewall
4 15 (4.90%) Unified Communications
4 15 (4.90%) MPLS
4 15 (4.90%) VoIP
4 15 (4.90%) VPN
5 8 (2.61%) TCP/IP
6 4 (1.31%) SSL
7 2 (0.65%) FTP
7 2 (0.65%) Internet
8 1 (0.33%) Extranet
8 1 (0.33%) HTTP
8 1 (0.33%) DNS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 59 (19.28%) DB2
2 14 (4.58%) SQL Server
3 13 (4.25%) MS Access
4 11 (3.59%) Data Warehouse
5 8 (2.61%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 4 (1.31%) Cognos Impromptu
6 4 (1.31%) Cognos Analysis Studio
6 4 (1.31%) Cognos Report Studio
6 4 (1.31%) Cognos Event Studio
6 4 (1.31%) Cognos Transformer
6 4 (1.31%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 2 (0.65%) Relational Database
8 1 (0.33%) SQL Server 2005
8 1 (0.33%) MySQL
8 1 (0.33%) Crystal Reports
8 1 (0.33%) Informix
8 1 (0.33%) Oracle Reports
8 1 (0.33%) SQL Server Analysis Services
8 1 (0.33%) SQL Server 2008
8 1 (0.33%) MongoDB
Development Applications
1 5 (1.63%) Synon
1 5 (1.63%) Subversion
2 3 (0.98%) SoapUI
3 1 (0.33%) Selenium
3 1 (0.33%) JMeter
3 1 (0.33%) JUnit
3 1 (0.33%) Visual Studio
General
1 106 (34.64%) Finance
2 34 (11.11%) Banking
3 24 (7.84%) Telecoms
4 22 (7.19%) Retail
5 12 (3.92%) Billing
5 12 (3.92%) Manufacturing
6 7 (2.29%) Retail Banking
7 5 (1.63%) Back Office
8 4 (1.31%) Private Banking
9 2 (0.65%) Pharmaceutical
10 1 (0.33%) Financial Institution
10 1 (0.33%) Military
10 1 (0.33%) Aerospace
10 1 (0.33%) French Language
10 1 (0.33%) German Language
Job Titles
1 97 (31.70%) Analyst
2 35 (11.44%) Team Leader
3 28 (9.15%) Support Analyst
3 28 (9.15%) Technical Support
4 27 (8.82%) AS400 Support
5 22 (7.19%) Development Team Leader
6 21 (6.86%) Test Analyst
6 21 (6.86%) Architect
7 18 (5.88%) Developer
8 17 (5.56%) .NET Team Leader
8 17 (5.56%) Software Development Team Leader
8 17 (5.56%) Software Team Leader
9 14 (4.58%) Technical Manager
9 14 (4.58%) Engineering Manager
10 13 (4.25%) Business Analyst
10 13 (4.25%) Solutions Architect
11 11 (3.59%) Desktop Support
12 10 (3.27%) AS400 Test Analyst
13 9 (2.94%) 2nd Line Support
13 9 (2.94%) Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 48 (15.69%) .NET
2 29 (9.48%) ASP.NET
3 27 (8.82%) Web Services
4 17 (5.56%) Flash
5 15 (4.90%) XML
5 15 (4.90%) J2EE
5 15 (4.90%) REST
6 13 (4.25%) jQuery
7 12 (3.92%) HTML
7 12 (3.92%) SOAP
8 10 (3.27%) .NET Framework
9 6 (1.96%) CSS
9 6 (1.96%) WebSphere MQ
10 5 (1.63%) Swing
10 5 (1.63%) JSON
10 5 (1.63%) JMS
11 4 (1.31%) RESTful
11 4 (1.31%) XSL
11 4 (1.31%) KnockoutJS
11 4 (1.31%) ASP.NET Web API
Miscellaneous
1 167 (54.58%) AS400
2 39 (12.75%) Analytical Skills
3 22 (7.19%) Computer Science
4 20 (6.54%) Management Information System
5 14 (4.58%) LPAR
6 7 (2.29%) Clustering
7 5 (1.63%) Data Integration
8 4 (1.31%) Online Banking
8 4 (1.31%) Mathematics
9 3 (0.98%) Hedge funds
10 2 (0.65%) Mainframe
10 2 (0.65%) Client/Server
11 1 (0.33%) Blackberry
11 1 (0.33%) iPhone
Operating Systems
1 70 (22.88%) Windows
2 41 (13.40%) UNIX
3 38 (12.42%) Linux
4 28 (9.15%) AIX
5 19 (6.21%) Solaris
6 15 (4.90%) VMS
6 15 (4.90%) OS/400
7 13 (4.25%) Windows XP
8 12 (3.92%) Windows 7
9 10 (3.27%) Windows Server 2012
10 9 (2.94%) Windows Mobile
11 7 (2.29%) zOS
11 7 (2.29%) Windows 2000
12 3 (0.98%) Windows Server 2008
12 3 (0.98%) SUSE
12 3 (0.98%) Ubuntu
13 1 (0.33%) Windows 2000 Server
13 1 (0.33%) Windows Vista
13 1 (0.33%) Windows Server 2003
13 1 (0.33%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 65 (21.24%) Mentoring
2 50 (16.34%) Agile Software Development
3 41 (13.40%) Disaster Recovery
3 41 (13.40%) ITIL
4 30 (9.80%) Coaching
5 28 (9.15%) Project Management
6 27 (8.82%) Service Delivery
7 23 (7.52%) Migration
8 20 (6.54%) ERP
8 20 (6.54%) Continuous Improvement
9 19 (6.21%) Configuration Management
10 15 (4.90%) Performance Management
11 14 (4.58%) High Availability
12 13 (4.25%) CRM
12 13 (4.25%) E-Commerce
13 12 (3.92%) MVC
13 12 (3.92%) Business Analysis
14 10 (3.27%) Asset Management
14 10 (3.27%) Scrum
14 10 (3.27%) UML
Programming Languages
1 138 (45.10%) SQL
2 77 (25.16%) RPG
3 32 (10.46%) C#
4 29 (9.48%) Java
5 19 (6.21%) JavaScript
5 19 (6.21%) COBOL
6 9 (2.94%) RPG IV
7 7 (2.29%) C++
8 5 (1.63%) RPG/400
9 4 (1.31%) C
9 4 (1.31%) T-SQL
10 3 (0.98%) PowerShell
11 1 (0.33%) PHP
11 1 (0.33%) VB
11 1 (0.33%) VB.NET
11 1 (0.33%) ABAP
11 1 (0.33%) VBA
11 1 (0.33%) SAPscript
11 1 (0.33%) VB6
Qualifications
1 27 (8.82%) Degree
2 25 (8.17%) ISEB
3 20 (6.54%) Microsoft Certification
4 19 (6.21%) MCSE
4 19 (6.21%) VCP4
5 18 (5.88%) ISTQB
6 17 (5.56%) CCNA
6 17 (5.56%) Cisco Certification
6 17 (5.56%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
7 3 (0.98%) MCITP
8 2 (0.65%) PRINCE2 Certification
9 1 (0.33%) ITIL Certification
9 1 (0.33%) MCSA
9 1 (0.33%) CCNP
9 1 (0.33%) HP APS
9 1 (0.33%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 20 (6.54%) QA
2 15 (4.90%) SLA
3 5 (1.63%) ISO 9001
4 3 (0.98%) Sarbanes-Oxley
5 2 (0.65%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 25 (8.17%) Active Directory
2 21 (6.86%) VMware ESX
3 18 (5.88%) vSphere
4 17 (5.56%) VMware Infrastructure
5 3 (0.98%) Hyper-V
5 3 (0.98%) Terminal Services
Systems Management
1 24 (7.84%) Tivoli Storage Manager
2 22 (7.19%) Tivoli
3 18 (5.88%) HP Quality Center
4 14 (4.58%) Backup Exec
5 11 (3.59%) SCCM
6 6 (1.96%) CiscoWorks
6 6 (1.96%) HP SIM
7 5 (1.63%) Nagios
8 3 (0.98%) NetBackup
9 2 (0.65%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
9 2 (0.65%) Norton AntiVirus
9 2 (0.65%) Control-M
10 1 (0.33%) SCOM
10 1 (0.33%) Puppet
Vendors
1 111 (36.27%) IBM
2 68 (22.22%) Microsoft
3 30 (9.80%) Citrix
4 26 (8.50%) VMware
5 23 (7.52%) Oracle
6 22 (7.19%) HP
6 22 (7.19%) NetApp
7 17 (5.56%) BMC
8 15 (4.90%) 3PAR
8 15 (4.90%) Avaya
9 8 (2.61%) Cisco
10 7 (2.29%) BT
11 6 (1.96%) SolarWinds
12 5 (1.63%) Intel
13 4 (1.31%) JD Edwards
13 4 (1.31%) Misys
13 4 (1.31%) Cognos
14 3 (0.98%) SAP
14 3 (0.98%) Sun
14 3 (0.98%) Salesforce.com
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