The table below looks at the prevalence of the term iSeries in IT jobs advertised for the Essex region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited iSeries over the 3 months to 16 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
16 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
IBM iSeries
Rank 83 89 84
Rank change year-on-year
+6 -5
Permanent jobs citing iSeries 1 4 4
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Essex 0.091% 0.37% 0.40%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 0.29% 1.15% 1.09%
Number of salaries quoted 1 1 3
Average salary £42,500 £40,500 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+4.93% -19.00%
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,500
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -1.23%
iSeries
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
339 348 367
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Essex 30.82% 31.96% 36.41%
Number of salaries quoted 258 276 297
Average salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £27,900 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,500 £55,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%

iSeries
Jobs Demand Trend in Essex

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

iSeries Jobs Demand Trend in Essex

iSeries
Salary Trend in Essex

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

iSeries Salary Trend in Essex

iSeries
Job Locations in Essex

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing iSeries within the Essex region over the 3 months to 16 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
Brentwood -1 1 £42,500 +4.93%
iSeries
East of England

iSeries
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Essex

For the 6 months to 16 September 2014, IT jobs across the Essex 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 9 (100.00%) Windows
2 7 (77.78%) IBM
3 6 (66.67%) Active Directory
3 6 (66.67%) HP
3 6 (66.67%) AS400
3 6 (66.67%) Tivoli
3 6 (66.67%) Tivoli Storage Manager
3 6 (66.67%) Windows 2000
3 6 (66.67%) MS Office
3 6 (66.67%) AWD
3 6 (66.67%) Finance
3 6 (66.67%) SolarWinds
3 6 (66.67%) HP SIM
4 3 (33.33%) .NET
4 3 (33.33%) Oracle
4 3 (33.33%) SQL Server
4 3 (33.33%) Nagios
4 3 (33.33%) BCP
4 3 (33.33%) CiscoWorks
4 3 (33.33%) Back Office
5 2 (22.22%) Telecoms
5 2 (22.22%) RDBMS
5 2 (22.22%) SLA
5 2 (22.22%) COBOL
5 2 (22.22%) Java
5 2 (22.22%) SQL
5 2 (22.22%) Oracle Reports
5 2 (22.22%) MS Excel
5 2 (22.22%) E-Commerce
5 2 (22.22%) SQL Server 2008

iSeries
Top Related IT Skills in Essex by Category

For the 6 months to 16 September 2014, IT jobs across the Essex 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 1 (11.11%) GlassFish
1 1 (11.11%) Apache
1 1 (11.11%) WebLogic
1 1 (11.11%) IIS
Applications
1 6 (66.67%) MS Office
2 2 (22.22%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 6 (66.67%) AWD
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (33.33%) SQL Server
2 2 (22.22%) RDBMS
2 2 (22.22%) Oracle Reports
2 2 (22.22%) SQL Server 2008
2 2 (22.22%) Oracle Database 11g
2 2 (22.22%) SQL Server 2005
2 2 (22.22%) Oracle Database
2 2 (22.22%) Relational Database
2 2 (22.22%) Oracle Database 10g
General
1 6 (66.67%) Finance
2 3 (33.33%) Back Office
3 2 (22.22%) Telecoms
3 2 (22.22%) Banking
Job Titles
1 7 (77.78%) Analyst
1 7 (77.78%) Support Analyst
2 6 (66.67%) Data Centre Analyst
3 4 (44.44%) Data Analyst
4 3 (33.33%) Applications Support
5 2 (22.22%) Support Manager
5 2 (22.22%) Applications Support Manager
5 2 (22.22%) Applications Manager
5 2 (22.22%) Performance Manager
6 1 (11.11%) Applications Support Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (33.33%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 6 (66.67%) AS400
Operating Systems
1 9 (100.00%) Windows
2 6 (66.67%) Windows 2000
3 2 (22.22%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 1 (11.11%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (33.33%) BCP
2 2 (22.22%) E-Commerce
2 2 (22.22%) Incident Management
2 2 (22.22%) Performance Monitoring
2 2 (22.22%) Change Control
2 2 (22.22%) Capacity Management
3 1 (11.11%) ITIL V3
3 1 (11.11%) Enterprise Architecture
3 1 (11.11%) Logistics
3 1 (11.11%) User Acceptance Testing
3 1 (11.11%) System Testing
3 1 (11.11%) SOA
3 1 (11.11%) ITIL
Programming Languages
1 2 (22.22%) COBOL
1 2 (22.22%) Java
1 2 (22.22%) SQL
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (22.22%) SLA
System Software
1 6 (66.67%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 6 (66.67%) Tivoli
1 6 (66.67%) Tivoli Storage Manager
1 6 (66.67%) HP SIM
2 3 (33.33%) Nagios
2 3 (33.33%) CiscoWorks
Vendors
1 7 (77.78%) IBM
2 6 (66.67%) HP
2 6 (66.67%) SolarWinds
3 3 (33.33%) Oracle
4 1 (11.11%) JBoss
4 1 (11.11%) Microsoft