The table below looks at the prevalence of the term iSeries in IT jobs advertised for the Hertfordshire region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited iSeries over the 3 months to 4 September 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
4 Sep 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
IBM iSeries
Rank 145 - -
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Permanent jobs citing iSeries 3 0 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Hertfordshire 0.12% - -
As % of the Miscellaneous category 0.33% - -
Number of salaries quoted 3 0 0
Average salary £30,500 - -
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £41,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
-2.43% +2.50%
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 Hertfordshire region.

Miscellaneous Category
Hertfordshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Miscellaneous category
906 840 758
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Hertfordshire 37.64% 36.18% 37.75%
Number of salaries quoted 729 697 585
Average salary £40,500 £45,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-10.00% +12.50%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £30,000 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £60,000 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £41,250 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.12% -

iSeries
Jobs Demand Trend in Hertfordshire

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

iSeries Jobs Demand Trend in Hertfordshire

iSeries
Salary Trend in Hertfordshire

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

iSeries Salary Trend in Hertfordshire

iSeries
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Hertfordshire

For the 6 months to 4 September 2015, IT jobs across the Hertfordshire 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 10 (76.92%) IBM
2 8 (61.54%) Microsoft
2 8 (61.54%) Java
2 8 (61.54%) J2EE
2 8 (61.54%) Windows
2 8 (61.54%) Risk Management
2 8 (61.54%) WebSphere
3 7 (53.85%) OO
3 7 (53.85%) SQL Server
3 7 (53.85%) SQL
3 7 (53.85%) .NET
3 7 (53.85%) OpenLink
3 7 (53.85%) C++
3 7 (53.85%) Windows Server 2012
4 6 (46.15%) Manufacturing
5 3 (23.08%) Cisco
5 3 (23.08%) LAN
5 3 (23.08%) MS Excel
5 3 (23.08%) SCCM
5 3 (23.08%) Disaster Recovery
5 3 (23.08%) Wireless
5 3 (23.08%) AS400
6 2 (15.38%) LPAR
6 2 (15.38%) Firmware
7 1 (7.69%) JavaBeans
7 1 (7.69%) Eclipse
7 1 (7.69%) Servlets
7 1 (7.69%) Java EE
7 1 (7.69%) Degree
7 1 (7.69%) Software Engineering

iSeries
Top Related IT Skills in Hertfordshire by Category

For the 6 months to 4 September 2015, IT jobs across the Hertfordshire 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 8 (61.54%) WebSphere
Applications
1 3 (23.08%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 3 (23.08%) LAN
1 3 (23.08%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (53.85%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 1 (7.69%) Eclipse
General
1 6 (46.15%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 8 (61.54%) Developer
2 4 (30.77%) Java Developer
2 4 (30.77%) Java/J2EE Developer
2 4 (30.77%) Software Developer
3 3 (23.08%) Support Technician
4 2 (15.38%) Systems Support
4 2 (15.38%) IT Support
4 2 (15.38%) IT Support Technician
4 2 (15.38%) AS400 Support
5 1 (7.69%) Support Specialist
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (61.54%) J2EE
2 7 (53.85%) .NET
3 1 (7.69%) Servlets
3 1 (7.69%) JavaBeans
3 1 (7.69%) Java EE
Miscellaneous
1 3 (23.08%) AS400
2 2 (15.38%) LPAR
Operating Systems
1 8 (61.54%) Windows
2 7 (53.85%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (61.54%) Risk Management
2 7 (53.85%) OO
3 3 (23.08%) Disaster Recovery
4 1 (7.69%) Software Engineering
Programming Languages
1 8 (61.54%) Java
2 7 (53.85%) SQL
2 7 (53.85%) C++
Qualifications
1 1 (7.69%) Degree
System Software
1 2 (15.38%) Firmware
Systems Management
1 3 (23.08%) SCCM
Vendors
1 10 (76.92%) IBM
2 8 (61.54%) Microsoft
3 7 (53.85%) OpenLink
4 3 (23.08%) Cisco