The table below looks at the prevalence of the term AS400 in IT jobs advertised for the Essex region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited AS400 over the 3 months to 30 January 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
30 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
IBM AS/400
Rank 56 78 84
Rank change year-on-year
+22 +6
Permanent jobs citing AS400 46 10 4
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Essex 3.59% 1.05% 0.45%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 9.48% 3.05% 1.35%
Number of salaries quoted 23 0 4
Average salary £50,000 - £42,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £31,500
% change year-on-year
- +26.98%
AS400
East of England

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

Miscellaneous Category
Essex
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Miscellaneous category
485 328 297
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Essex 37.80% 34.42% 33.71%
Number of salaries quoted 359 223 252
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 £24,500 £26,400
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £62,500 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%

AS400
Jobs Demand Trend in Essex

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing AS400 across the Essex region as a proportion of the total demand within the Miscellaneous category.

AS400 Jobs Demand Trend in Essex

AS400
Salary Trend in Essex

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing AS400 across the Essex region.

AS400 Salary Trend in Essex

AS400
Salary Histogram in Essex

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing AS400 across the Essex region over the 3 months to 30 January 2015.

AS400 Salary Histogram in Essex

AS400
Job Locations in Essex

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing AS400 within the Essex region over the 3 months to 30 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
Brentwood +1 26 £37,500 - 1
Basildon +9 3 £46,250 - 2
AS400
East of England

AS400
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Essex

For the 6 months to 30 January 2015, IT jobs across the Essex region citing AS400 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 AS400.

1 51 (94.44%) SQL
2 36 (66.67%) Finance
3 26 (48.15%) Oracle
3 26 (48.15%) iSeries
4 25 (46.30%) Microsoft
5 24 (44.44%) MS Excel
6 21 (38.89%) HP
6 21 (38.89%) Disaster Recovery
7 18 (33.33%) COBOL
8 16 (29.63%) MS Office
8 16 (29.63%) Windows
8 16 (29.63%) IBM
8 16 (29.63%) Tivoli Storage Manager
9 15 (27.78%) HP Quality Center
10 14 (25.93%) Tivoli
10 14 (25.93%) RPG
11 13 (24.07%) SAP
11 13 (24.07%) Business Objects
11 13 (24.07%) UNIX
11 13 (24.07%) AIX
11 13 (24.07%) Linux
11 13 (24.07%) NetApp
11 13 (24.07%) BusinessObjects
11 13 (24.07%) Citrix
11 13 (24.07%) SAN
11 13 (24.07%) BMC
11 13 (24.07%) Flash
11 13 (24.07%) ETL
11 13 (24.07%) Business Intelligence
11 13 (24.07%) VMware ESX

AS400
Top Related IT Skills in Essex by Category

For the 6 months to 30 January 2015, IT jobs across the Essex region citing AS400 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 AS400. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Applications
1 24 (44.44%) MS Excel
2 16 (29.63%) MS Office
3 10 (18.52%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 5 (9.26%) AWD
Communications & Networking
1 13 (24.07%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 13 (24.07%) BusinessObjects
1 13 (24.07%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 10 (18.52%) MS Access
2 10 (18.52%) DB2
3 5 (9.26%) Data Warehouse
4 1 (1.85%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 1 (1.85%) Oracle Reports
Development Applications
1 10 (18.52%) TestDirector
2 4 (7.41%) SoapUI
3 1 (1.85%) QuickTest Pro
General
1 36 (66.67%) Finance
2 5 (9.26%) Banking
2 5 (9.26%) Telecoms
3 1 (1.85%) Back Office
Job Titles
1 27 (50.00%) Analyst
2 18 (33.33%) Test Analyst
3 10 (18.52%) AS400 Support
3 10 (18.52%) Technical Support
4 6 (11.11%) Capacity Analyst
5 5 (9.26%) Storage Specialist
6 4 (7.41%) Programmer
6 4 (7.41%) COBOL Programmer
7 3 (5.56%) Production Manager
7 3 (5.56%) COBOL Analyst
7 3 (5.56%) Support Manager
7 3 (5.56%) COBOL Analyst Programmer
7 3 (5.56%) Senior Manager
7 3 (5.56%) Analyst Programmer
8 2 (3.70%) Tester
8 2 (3.70%) Business Intelligence Analyst
8 2 (3.70%) Storage Engineer
8 2 (3.70%) Data Centre Engineer
9 1 (1.85%) Capacity Management Analyst
9 1 (1.85%) Data Migration Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 13 (24.07%) Flash
2 4 (7.41%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 26 (48.15%) iSeries
2 7 (12.96%) Analytical Skills
3 3 (5.56%) Client/Server
4 2 (3.70%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 16 (29.63%) Windows
2 13 (24.07%) UNIX
2 13 (24.07%) AIX
2 13 (24.07%) Linux
3 11 (20.37%) Solaris
4 3 (5.56%) Windows 2000
Processes & Methodologies
1 21 (38.89%) Disaster Recovery
2 13 (24.07%) ETL
2 13 (24.07%) Business Intelligence
3 10 (18.52%) Configuration Management
3 10 (18.52%) Performance Management
4 9 (16.67%) Test Scripting
5 8 (14.81%) Agile Software Development
6 6 (11.11%) Waterfall
7 5 (9.26%) Data Migration
7 5 (9.26%) Migration
8 4 (7.41%) Data Mapping
8 4 (7.41%) Change Control
9 3 (5.56%) Capacity Management
9 3 (5.56%) Incident Management
10 2 (3.70%) Capacity Planning
11 1 (1.85%) Test Automation
11 1 (1.85%) Scrum
11 1 (1.85%) Quality Management
Programming Languages
1 51 (94.44%) SQL
2 18 (33.33%) COBOL
3 14 (25.93%) RPG
Qualifications
1 4 (7.41%) ISEB
2 2 (3.70%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
3 1 (1.85%) ISTQB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 10 (18.52%) QA
2 4 (7.41%) SLA
System Software
1 13 (24.07%) VMware ESX
2 3 (5.56%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 16 (29.63%) Tivoli Storage Manager
2 15 (27.78%) HP Quality Center
3 14 (25.93%) Tivoli
4 2 (3.70%) CiscoWorks
4 2 (3.70%) HP SIM
5 1 (1.85%) Nagios
Vendors
1 26 (48.15%) Oracle
2 25 (46.30%) Microsoft
3 21 (38.89%) HP
4 16 (29.63%) IBM
5 13 (24.07%) SAP
5 13 (24.07%) Business Objects
5 13 (24.07%) NetApp
5 13 (24.07%) Citrix
5 13 (24.07%) BMC
6 2 (3.70%) SolarWinds
Essex
Logic Engagements Ltd
Salary: £25000 - £30000 per annum + Overtime + Oncall Allowance
Posted: 1 hour ago
Brentwood
The People Network
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + bonus, pension, medical, etc
Posted: 9 days ago
Basildon
The People Network
Salary: £55000 - £70000 per annum + Bonus, Pension, Medical
Posted: 15 days ago
Basildon
The People Network
Salary: £25000 - £35000 per annum + Shift allowance 25%, Pension, Bonus
Posted: 17 days ago