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 24 December 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
24 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
IBM AS/400
Rank 82 80 75
Rank change year-on-year
-2 -5
Permanent jobs citing AS400 19 8 4
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Essex 1.39% 0.76% 0.47%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 4.04% 2.33% 1.36%
Number of salaries quoted 5 0 4
Average salary £45,000 - £42,500
UK excluding London average salary £36,000 £40,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year
-10.00% +14.28%
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
470 343 295
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Essex 34.41% 32.39% 34.38%
Number of salaries quoted 348 248 255
Average salary £42,500 £41,000 £43,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+3.65% -4.65%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,000 £26,407 £27,350
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £62,750 £52,500
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
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 24 December 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
Brentwood -13 12 £45,000 -
AS400
East of England

AS400
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Essex

For the 6 months to 24 December 2014, 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 23 (85.19%) SQL
2 16 (59.26%) Oracle
2 16 (59.26%) MS Excel
2 16 (59.26%) Microsoft
3 13 (48.15%) NetApp
3 13 (48.15%) Tivoli Storage Manager
4 12 (44.44%) Finance
5 11 (40.74%) HP
5 11 (40.74%) iSeries
6 9 (33.33%) MS Office
6 9 (33.33%) UNIX
6 9 (33.33%) Windows
6 9 (33.33%) AIX
6 9 (33.33%) Linux
6 9 (33.33%) Flash
6 9 (33.33%) IBM
6 9 (33.33%) Citrix
6 9 (33.33%) SAN
6 9 (33.33%) BMC
6 9 (33.33%) Tivoli
6 9 (33.33%) Disaster Recovery
6 9 (33.33%) VMware ESX
6 9 (33.33%) HP Quality Center
7 8 (29.63%) TestDirector
8 7 (25.93%) Business Objects
8 7 (25.93%) SAP
8 7 (25.93%) Solaris
8 7 (25.93%) ETL
8 7 (25.93%) Business Intelligence
8 7 (25.93%) BusinessObjects

AS400
Top Related IT Skills in Essex by Category

For the 6 months to 24 December 2014, 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 16 (59.26%) MS Excel
2 9 (33.33%) MS Office
3 6 (22.22%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 3 (11.11%) AWD
Communications & Networking
1 9 (33.33%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (25.93%) BusinessObjects
1 7 (25.93%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 6 (22.22%) MS Access
3 2 (7.41%) DB2
4 1 (3.70%) Oracle Reports
Development Applications
1 8 (29.63%) TestDirector
2 2 (7.41%) SoapUI
3 1 (3.70%) QuickTest Pro
General
1 12 (44.44%) Finance
2 2 (7.41%) Banking
2 2 (7.41%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 20 (74.07%) Analyst
2 12 (44.44%) Test Analyst
3 6 (22.22%) AS400 Support
4 4 (14.81%) Data Analyst
4 4 (14.81%) AS400 Operator
4 4 (14.81%) Support Analyst
4 4 (14.81%) Capacity Analyst
4 4 (14.81%) Data Centre Operator
4 4 (14.81%) Data Centre Analyst
5 3 (11.11%) Storage Specialist
6 2 (7.41%) Storage Engineer
6 2 (7.41%) Technical Support
7 1 (3.70%) Capacity Management Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (33.33%) Flash
2 2 (7.41%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 11 (40.74%) iSeries
2 2 (7.41%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 9 (33.33%) UNIX
1 9 (33.33%) Windows
1 9 (33.33%) AIX
1 9 (33.33%) Linux
2 7 (25.93%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (33.33%) Disaster Recovery
2 7 (25.93%) ETL
2 7 (25.93%) Business Intelligence
2 7 (25.93%) Test Scripting
3 4 (14.81%) Risk Management
4 3 (11.11%) Capacity Management
5 2 (7.41%) Performance Management
5 2 (7.41%) Capacity Planning
5 2 (7.41%) Configuration Management
6 1 (3.70%) Quality Management
6 1 (3.70%) Change Control
Programming Languages
1 23 (85.19%) SQL
2 2 (7.41%) COBOL
2 2 (7.41%) RPG
Qualifications
1 2 (7.41%) ISEB
1 2 (7.41%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (25.93%) QA
System Software
1 9 (33.33%) VMware ESX
Systems Management
1 13 (48.15%) Tivoli Storage Manager
2 9 (33.33%) HP Quality Center
2 9 (33.33%) Tivoli
Vendors
1 16 (59.26%) Microsoft
1 16 (59.26%) Oracle
2 13 (48.15%) NetApp
3 11 (40.74%) HP
4 9 (33.33%) Citrix
4 9 (33.33%) BMC
4 9 (33.33%) IBM
5 7 (25.93%) Business Objects
5 7 (25.93%) SAP