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 18 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
18 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
IBM iSeries
Rank 738 644 684
Rank change year-on-year
-94 +40
Permanent jobs citing iSeries 141 190 203
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 0.13% 0.19% 0.19%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 0.35% 0.49% 0.47%
Number of salaries quoted 113 147 150
Average salary £42,500 £42,500 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- -5.55%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,000 £30,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,900 £57,300 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £41,875 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+4.68% -
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
40424 38736 43021
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 37.87% 39.38% 39.35%
Number of salaries quoted 31865 31699 36488
Average salary £46,500 £45,000 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+3.33% -
90% offered a salary of more than £28,000 £27,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £72,500 £75,000 £75,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%

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 18 September 2014.

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 18 September 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
South East -16 37 £42,500 - 2
London -62 30 £55,000 +10.00% 3
East of England -8 26 £37,500 -7.40%
North West -12 17 £47,000 +10.58% 4
South West -17 10 £42,250 +32.03%
Midlands +10 8 £25,500 -27.14%
East Midlands -12 6 £40,000 -20.00% 2
West Midlands -38 6 £26,000 -35.00%
Yorkshire -38 1 - -
iSeries
UK

iSeries
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 18 September 2014, 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.

1 145 (49.49%) AS400
2 104 (35.49%) IBM
3 82 (27.99%) RPG
4 71 (24.23%) Finance
5 68 (23.21%) SQL
6 59 (20.14%) Windows
7 51 (17.41%) Agile Software Development
8 49 (16.72%) .NET
9 47 (16.04%) Oracle
10 43 (14.68%) Java
11 41 (13.99%) HTML
12 32 (10.92%) UNIX
13 30 (10.24%) ERP
13 30 (10.24%) Linux
13 30 (10.24%) Waterfall
14 28 (9.56%) RPG IV
14 28 (9.56%) Banking
15 27 (9.22%) WebSphere
16 26 (8.87%) ITIL
16 26 (8.87%) Microsoft
17 25 (8.53%) CSS
18 24 (8.19%) SAP
18 24 (8.19%) C#
18 24 (8.19%) SQL Server
18 24 (8.19%) E-Commerce
18 24 (8.19%) Mentoring
19 23 (7.85%) MS Office
19 23 (7.85%) VMware
20 22 (7.51%) OO
21 21 (7.17%) ASP.NET

iSeries
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 18 September 2014, 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 27 (9.22%) WebSphere
2 15 (5.12%) Tomcat
3 7 (2.39%) IIS
4 6 (2.05%) Exchange Server 2013
4 6 (2.05%) Oracle SOA Suite
5 5 (1.71%) MS Exchange
6 4 (1.37%) WebSphere Application Server
7 3 (1.02%) WebLogic
7 3 (1.02%) Apache
7 3 (1.02%) SharePoint
7 3 (1.02%) Lync
7 3 (1.02%) Exchange Server 2010
8 2 (0.68%) FileNet
9 1 (0.34%) SAS
9 1 (0.34%) Lotus Domino
9 1 (0.34%) MQSeries
9 1 (0.34%) Exchange Server 2003
9 1 (0.34%) GlassFish
Applications
1 23 (7.85%) MS Office
2 8 (2.73%) MS Excel
3 3 (1.02%) MS Visio
4 1 (0.34%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 18 (6.14%) INSURE/90
2 7 (2.39%) AWD
3 6 (2.05%) Oracle EBS
3 6 (2.05%) Oracle Applications
4 3 (1.02%) Dynamics CRM
4 3 (1.02%) Dynamics AX
4 3 (1.02%) SAP GRC
4 3 (1.02%) JDE EnterpriseOne
5 2 (0.68%) Magento
5 2 (0.68%) Misys Midas
5 2 (0.68%) SAP FI
5 2 (0.68%) SAP CO
5 2 (0.68%) SAP FI/CO
6 1 (0.34%) Oracle CRM
6 1 (0.34%) Summit
Communications & Networking
1 14 (4.78%) Firewall
2 12 (4.10%) TCP/IP
3 9 (3.07%) WAN
4 8 (2.73%) SSL
5 4 (1.37%) LAN
5 4 (1.37%) SAN
6 3 (1.02%) VoIP
6 3 (1.02%) DNS
6 3 (1.02%) LDAP
7 2 (0.68%) Network Security
7 2 (0.68%) Wi-Fi
7 2 (0.68%) VPN
7 2 (0.68%) HTTP
7 2 (0.68%) Intranet
7 2 (0.68%) Internet
8 1 (0.34%) DHCP
8 1 (0.34%) Ethernet
8 1 (0.34%) ADSL
8 1 (0.34%) Wireless
8 1 (0.34%) IPsec
Database & Business Intelligence
1 24 (8.19%) SQL Server
2 20 (6.83%) Data Warehouse
3 14 (4.78%) DataStage
4 8 (2.73%) DB2
5 5 (1.71%) SQL Server 2005
5 5 (1.71%) SQL Server 2008
6 4 (1.37%) Oracle Reports
7 3 (1.02%) SAP BW
7 3 (1.02%) Crystal Reports
7 3 (1.02%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 3 (1.02%) SQL Server Analysis Services
7 3 (1.02%) Big Data
7 3 (1.02%) Oracle Database
8 2 (0.68%) Relational Database
8 2 (0.68%) SQL Server 2012
8 2 (0.68%) Oracle Database 11g
8 2 (0.68%) SQL Server Integration Services
8 2 (0.68%) RDBMS
8 2 (0.68%) BusinessObjects
8 2 (0.68%) Oracle Database 10g
Development Applications
1 10 (3.41%) Eclipse
2 5 (1.71%) Visual Studio
3 1 (0.34%) Synon
3 1 (0.34%) JIRA
3 1 (0.34%) Cucumber
3 1 (0.34%) SpecFlow
3 1 (0.34%) SoapUI
General
1 71 (24.23%) Finance
2 28 (9.56%) Banking
3 9 (3.07%) Marketing
4 8 (2.73%) Telecoms
5 7 (2.39%) Legal
6 6 (2.05%) Retail
7 5 (1.71%) Back Office
8 4 (1.37%) Financial Institution
8 4 (1.37%) Manufacturing
9 3 (1.02%) Pharmaceutical
10 2 (0.68%) Automotive
11 1 (0.34%) Publishing
11 1 (0.34%) Aerospace
11 1 (0.34%) Military
11 1 (0.34%) Billing
11 1 (0.34%) Investment Banking
11 1 (0.34%) Music Industry
11 1 (0.34%) Retail Banking
11 1 (0.34%) French Language
Job Titles
1 81 (27.65%) Analyst
2 55 (18.77%) Developer
3 30 (10.24%) AS400 Support
4 27 (9.22%) RPG Developer
4 27 (9.22%) Support Analyst
5 26 (8.87%) Senior Developer
5 26 (8.87%) Team Leader
6 18 (6.14%) Senior RPG Developer
7 17 (5.80%) Technical Support
8 15 (5.12%) Programmer
8 15 (5.12%) Development Manager
8 15 (5.12%) Software Team Leader
9 14 (4.78%) Development Team Leader
10 13 (4.44%) Java Developer
10 13 (4.44%) .NET Team Leader
10 13 (4.44%) Software Development Team Leader
11 12 (4.10%) Tester
11 12 (4.10%) Architect
12 11 (3.75%) Infrastructure Analyst
13 9 (3.07%) Senior Tester
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 49 (16.72%) .NET
2 41 (13.99%) HTML
3 25 (8.53%) CSS
4 21 (7.17%) ASP.NET
5 19 (6.48%) Middleware
6 18 (6.14%) XML
7 13 (4.44%) Hibernate
7 13 (4.44%) .NET Framework
7 13 (4.44%) Spring
8 12 (4.10%) Web Services
9 10 (3.41%) Java EE
9 10 (3.41%) Grails
9 10 (3.41%) XSLT
9 10 (3.41%) JSP
9 10 (3.41%) WebSphere MQ
10 9 (3.07%) J2EE
11 8 (2.73%) Oracle Fusion
12 5 (1.71%) jQuery
12 5 (1.71%) REST
13 3 (1.02%) EDI
Miscellaneous
1 145 (49.49%) AS400
2 21 (7.17%) Analytical Skills
3 13 (4.44%) LPAR
4 11 (3.75%) Replication
5 7 (2.39%) Clustering
6 6 (2.05%) Computer Science
6 6 (2.05%) Management Information System
7 5 (1.71%) Data Extraction
7 5 (1.71%) Enterprise Storage
8 4 (1.37%) Enterprise Software
8 4 (1.37%) Mainframe
9 3 (1.02%) Mathematics
10 2 (0.68%) EFT
11 1 (0.34%) Firmware
11 1 (0.34%) iDTV
11 1 (0.34%) N-Tier
11 1 (0.34%) Client/Server
11 1 (0.34%) BBC
11 1 (0.34%) IBM Mainframe
11 1 (0.34%) Wiki
Operating Systems
1 59 (20.14%) Windows
2 32 (10.92%) UNIX
3 30 (10.24%) Linux
4 19 (6.48%) OS/400
5 11 (3.75%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 9 (3.07%) AIX
6 9 (3.07%) Solaris
7 8 (2.73%) Windows Server 2008
7 8 (2.73%) zOS
8 7 (2.39%) Windows Server 2003
8 7 (2.39%) Windows XP
8 7 (2.39%) Windows 2000
9 6 (2.05%) Windows 2000 Server
10 5 (1.71%) SUSE
10 5 (1.71%) Ubuntu
11 4 (1.37%) Windows 7
11 4 (1.37%) i5/OS
11 4 (1.37%) Windows Mobile
12 3 (1.02%) CentOS
12 3 (1.02%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 51 (17.41%) Agile Software Development
2 30 (10.24%) ERP
2 30 (10.24%) Waterfall
3 26 (8.87%) ITIL
4 24 (8.19%) E-Commerce
4 24 (8.19%) Mentoring
5 22 (7.51%) OO
6 20 (6.83%) SOA
6 20 (6.83%) Project Management
7 18 (6.14%) UML
7 18 (6.14%) Disaster Recovery
8 16 (5.46%) Business Intelligence
9 14 (4.78%) Capacity Planning
9 14 (4.78%) Coaching
10 13 (4.44%) DSDM
10 13 (4.44%) CRM
11 12 (4.10%) Change Control
11 12 (4.10%) Migration
12 11 (3.75%) Time Management
13 10 (3.41%) Dependency Injection
Programming Languages
1 82 (27.99%) RPG
2 68 (23.21%) SQL
3 43 (14.68%) Java
4 28 (9.56%) RPG IV
5 24 (8.19%) C#
6 18 (6.14%) RPG III
7 11 (3.75%) COBOL
8 10 (3.41%) Groovy
8 10 (3.41%) JavaScript
9 5 (1.71%) Shell Script
10 4 (1.37%) VB.NET
10 4 (1.37%) C
11 3 (1.02%) SAPscript
11 3 (1.02%) Delphi
11 3 (1.02%) ABAP
11 3 (1.02%) VB
11 3 (1.02%) Python
12 2 (0.68%) Apex Code
12 2 (0.68%) C++
12 2 (0.68%) PHP
Qualifications
1 14 (4.78%) Degree
1 14 (4.78%) ISEB
2 10 (3.41%) HNC
3 3 (1.02%) Cisco Certification
3 3 (1.02%) Microsoft Certification
3 3 (1.02%) PRINCE2 Certification
3 3 (1.02%) IBM Certification
3 3 (1.02%) CCNA
3 3 (1.02%) MCSE
4 2 (0.68%) ITIL Certification
5 1 (0.34%) ISTQB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 14 (4.78%) QA
1 14 (4.78%) SLA
2 5 (1.71%) Sarbanes-Oxley
3 1 (0.34%) ISO 9001
3 1 (0.34%) TickIT
3 1 (0.34%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 18 (6.14%) Active Directory
2 15 (5.12%) VMware Infrastructure
3 10 (3.41%) vSphere
4 1 (0.34%) Tivoli Workload Scheduler
4 1 (0.34%) VMware ESX
Systems Management
1 8 (2.73%) Tivoli
2 7 (2.39%) Tivoli Storage Manager
2 7 (2.39%) Nagios
2 7 (2.39%) Backup Exec
2 7 (2.39%) HP SIM
3 5 (1.71%) SCCM
4 4 (1.37%) HP Quality Center
4 4 (1.37%) CiscoWorks
5 3 (1.02%) Norton AntiVirus
5 3 (1.02%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
6 2 (0.68%) BladeLogic
6 2 (0.68%) BMC PATROL
7 1 (0.34%) NetBackup
7 1 (0.34%) SCOM
Vendors
1 104 (35.49%) IBM
2 47 (16.04%) Oracle
3 26 (8.87%) Microsoft
4 24 (8.19%) SAP
5 23 (7.85%) VMware
6 18 (6.14%) Salesforce.com
7 14 (4.78%) JBoss
7 14 (4.78%) HP
7 14 (4.78%) Intel
8 12 (4.10%) Citrix
9 11 (3.75%) Red Hat
10 10 (3.41%) AccuRev
11 9 (3.07%) Sun
11 9 (3.07%) LANDesk
12 7 (2.39%) JD Edwards
12 7 (2.39%) SolarWinds
13 6 (2.05%) NetApp
14 5 (1.71%) Cisco
15 4 (1.37%) Symantec
16 3 (1.02%) EMC
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