The table below looks at the prevalence of the term iSeries in IT jobs advertised for the Hampshire region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited iSeries over the 3 months to 22 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
22 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
IBM iSeries
Rank 187 172 160
Rank change year-on-year
-15 -12
Permanent jobs citing iSeries 7 14 40
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Hampshire 0.17% 0.35% 0.97%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 0.54% 1.07% 3.03%
Number of salaries quoted 6 12 32
Average salary £25,000 £40,000 £43,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-37.50% -8.04%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,500 £40,000 £37,500
10% offered a salary of more than £42,500 £44,750 £76,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -16.66%
iSeries
South East

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

Miscellaneous Category
Hampshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Miscellaneous category
1298 1309 1320
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Hampshire 32.39% 32.46% 32.13%
Number of salaries quoted 1027 1117 1139
Average salary £41,500 £40,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+3.75% -
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £24,000 £24,627
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £54,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,000
% change year-on-year
- +5.26%

iSeries
Jobs Demand Trend in Hampshire

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

iSeries Jobs Demand Trend in Hampshire

iSeries
Salary Trend in Hampshire

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

iSeries Salary Trend in Hampshire

iSeries
Salary Histogram in Hampshire

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing iSeries across the Hampshire region over the 3 months to 22 August 2014.

iSeries Salary Histogram in Hampshire

iSeries
Job Locations in Hampshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing iSeries within the Hampshire region over the 3 months to 22 August 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
Southampton - 5 £25,000 -
Winchester -2 2 £42,500 +6.25%
iSeries
South East

iSeries
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Hampshire

For the 6 months to 22 August 2014, IT jobs across the Hampshire 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 13 (56.52%) Finance
2 11 (47.83%) AS400
3 9 (39.13%) ISEB
4 8 (34.78%) Windows
5 7 (30.43%) Performance Management
6 5 (21.74%) MS Office
6 5 (21.74%) Microsoft
7 4 (17.39%) Windows XP
7 4 (17.39%) Citrix
7 4 (17.39%) Active Directory
7 4 (17.39%) Backup Exec
7 4 (17.39%) Windows Mobile
7 4 (17.39%) Asset Management
7 4 (17.39%) SCCM
7 4 (17.39%) Windows 7
7 4 (17.39%) HP Quality Center
7 4 (17.39%) Software Deployment
8 3 (13.04%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 3 (13.04%) VMware
8 3 (13.04%) IBM
8 3 (13.04%) Red Hat
8 3 (13.04%) Sun
8 3 (13.04%) UNIX
8 3 (13.04%) AIX
8 3 (13.04%) Solaris
8 3 (13.04%) Linux
8 3 (13.04%) MS Excel
9 1 (4.35%) QlikView
9 1 (4.35%) Data Migration
9 1 (4.35%) Capita

iSeries
Top Related IT Skills in Hampshire by Category

For the 6 months to 22 August 2014, IT jobs across the Hampshire 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 (4.35%) SAS
Applications
1 5 (21.74%) MS Office
2 3 (13.04%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 1 (4.35%) Wi-Fi
1 1 (4.35%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (4.35%) QlikView
General
1 13 (56.52%) Finance
Job Titles
1 9 (39.13%) Tester
1 9 (39.13%) Senior Tester
2 7 (30.43%) Test Team Leader
2 7 (30.43%) Team Leader
3 5 (21.74%) Desktop Support
3 5 (21.74%) Analyst
3 5 (21.74%) Test Analyst
4 4 (17.39%) 2nd Line Support
5 2 (8.70%) Senior Analyst
5 2 (8.70%) Senior Test Analyst
5 2 (8.70%) UNIX Engineer
5 2 (8.70%) Project Engineer
5 2 (8.70%) Linux Engineer
5 2 (8.70%) AS400 Test Analyst
6 1 (4.35%) UNIX Specialist
6 1 (4.35%) Data Migration Analyst
6 1 (4.35%) Desktop Support Technician
6 1 (4.35%) SAS Consultant
6 1 (4.35%) SAS BI Consultant
6 1 (4.35%) Desktop Technician
Miscellaneous
1 11 (47.83%) AS400
2 1 (4.35%) BBC
2 1 (4.35%) iDTV
Operating Systems
1 8 (34.78%) Windows
2 4 (17.39%) Windows XP
2 4 (17.39%) Windows Mobile
2 4 (17.39%) Windows 7
3 3 (13.04%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 3 (13.04%) UNIX
3 3 (13.04%) AIX
3 3 (13.04%) Solaris
3 3 (13.04%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (30.43%) Performance Management
2 4 (17.39%) Asset Management
2 4 (17.39%) Software Deployment
3 1 (4.35%) Data Migration
3 1 (4.35%) Incident Management
3 1 (4.35%) Continuous Improvement
3 1 (4.35%) Migration
3 1 (4.35%) ITIL
3 1 (4.35%) Business Intelligence
3 1 (4.35%) Project Management
Programming Languages
1 1 (4.35%) SQL
Qualifications
1 9 (39.13%) ISEB
2 1 (4.35%) Degree
System Software
1 4 (17.39%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 4 (17.39%) Backup Exec
1 4 (17.39%) SCCM
1 4 (17.39%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 5 (21.74%) Microsoft
2 4 (17.39%) Citrix
3 3 (13.04%) VMware
3 3 (13.04%) IBM
3 3 (13.04%) Red Hat
3 3 (13.04%) Sun
4 1 (4.35%) Capita