The table below looks at the prevalence of the term AS400 in IT jobs advertised for the Kent region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited AS400 over the 3 months to 20 October 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
20 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
IBM AS/400
Rank 76 93 77
Rank change year-on-year
+17 -16
Permanent jobs citing AS400 19 7 3
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Kent 1.88% 0.60% 0.38%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 5.62% 1.69% 1.10%
Number of salaries quoted 19 5 1
Average salary £41,000 £37,500 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+9.33% +15.38%
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £32,000
% change year-on-year
- +25.00%
AS400
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 Kent region.

Miscellaneous Category
Kent
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Miscellaneous category
338 413 272
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Kent 33.40% 35.51% 34.56%
Number of salaries quoted 299 363 231
Average salary £40,000 £45,000 £39,743
Average salary % change year-on-year
-11.11% +13.22%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,390 £28,400 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £53,500 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%

AS400
Jobs Demand Trend in Kent

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

AS400 Jobs Demand Trend in Kent

AS400
Salary Trend in Kent

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

AS400 Salary Trend in Kent

AS400
Salary Histogram in Kent

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing AS400 across the Kent region over the 3 months to 20 October 2014.

AS400 Salary Histogram in Kent

AS400
Job Locations in Kent

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing AS400 within the Kent region over the 3 months to 20 October 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
Folkestone - 4 £32,250 -
Whitstable - 2 £60,000 -
AS400
South East

AS400
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Kent

For the 6 months to 20 October 2014, IT jobs across the Kent 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 22 (84.62%) SQL
2 21 (80.77%) XML
3 19 (73.08%) .NET
3 19 (73.08%) Oracle
3 19 (73.08%) SQL Server
3 19 (73.08%) VB.NET
3 19 (73.08%) C#
3 19 (73.08%) PL/SQL
3 19 (73.08%) Web Services
3 19 (73.08%) Migration
4 16 (61.54%) DataStage
4 16 (61.54%) ETL
5 15 (57.69%) Oracle Reports
6 7 (26.92%) Windows
7 5 (19.23%) IBM
8 4 (15.38%) Linux
8 4 (15.38%) MS Excel
9 3 (11.54%) MCSA
9 3 (11.54%) RPG
9 3 (11.54%) PHP
9 3 (11.54%) MySQL
9 3 (11.54%) MS Office
9 3 (11.54%) Microsoft
9 3 (11.54%) EDI
9 3 (11.54%) Microsoft Certification
9 3 (11.54%) Windows 7
9 3 (11.54%) RPG IV
10 2 (7.69%) RPG/400
10 2 (7.69%) Windows Server 2008
10 2 (7.69%) INSURE/90

AS400
Top Related IT Skills in Kent by Category

For the 6 months to 20 October 2014, IT jobs across the Kent 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.

Application Platforms
1 2 (7.69%) IBM Notes
1 2 (7.69%) Lotus Domino
Applications
1 4 (15.38%) MS Excel
2 3 (11.54%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 2 (7.69%) INSURE/90
Communications & Networking
1 2 (7.69%) FTP
1 2 (7.69%) TCP/IP
2 1 (3.85%) DNS
2 1 (3.85%) SSL
2 1 (3.85%) Intranet
2 1 (3.85%) Internet
2 1 (3.85%) IP Telephony
2 1 (3.85%) LAN
2 1 (3.85%) WAN
2 1 (3.85%) DHCP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 19 (73.08%) SQL Server
2 16 (61.54%) DataStage
3 15 (57.69%) Oracle Reports
4 3 (11.54%) MySQL
5 2 (7.69%) DB2
6 1 (3.85%) Pentaho
Development Applications
1 1 (3.85%) Oracle Forms
Job Titles
1 17 (65.38%) Consultant
2 4 (15.38%) Developer
3 3 (11.54%) Analyst
4 2 (7.69%) Desktop Support
4 2 (7.69%) Senior Developer
4 2 (7.69%) Support Analyst
4 2 (7.69%) Support Engineer
4 2 (7.69%) Oracle Developer
4 2 (7.69%) IT Support Analyst
4 2 (7.69%) IT Support Engineer
4 2 (7.69%) IT Support
5 1 (3.85%) Service Desk Manager
5 1 (3.85%) Service Desk Team Leader
5 1 (3.85%) Team Leader
5 1 (3.85%) Technical Specialist
5 1 (3.85%) Service Manager
5 1 (3.85%) Business Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 21 (80.77%) XML
2 19 (73.08%) .NET
2 19 (73.08%) Web Services
3 3 (11.54%) EDI
4 1 (3.85%) EDIFACT
4 1 (3.85%) ODBC
Miscellaneous
1 2 (7.69%) Data Structures
2 1 (3.85%) Client/Server
2 1 (3.85%) Video Conferencing
2 1 (3.85%) iPhone
2 1 (3.85%) iPad
2 1 (3.85%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 7 (26.92%) Windows
2 4 (15.38%) Linux
3 3 (11.54%) Windows 7
4 2 (7.69%) Windows 8
4 2 (7.69%) Windows Server 2003
4 2 (7.69%) Windows Server 2008
5 1 (3.85%) Windows Server 2012
5 1 (3.85%) OS/400
5 1 (3.85%) Mac OS X
5 1 (3.85%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 19 (73.08%) Migration
2 16 (61.54%) ETL
3 1 (3.85%) Business Intelligence
3 1 (3.85%) Disaster Recovery
3 1 (3.85%) ITIL
3 1 (3.85%) ERP
3 1 (3.85%) Business Analysis
3 1 (3.85%) High Availability
Programming Languages
1 22 (84.62%) SQL
2 19 (73.08%) VB.NET
2 19 (73.08%) C#
2 19 (73.08%) PL/SQL
3 3 (11.54%) RPG
3 3 (11.54%) PHP
3 3 (11.54%) RPG IV
4 2 (7.69%) RPG/400
4 2 (7.69%) VBScript
5 1 (3.85%) VB
5 1 (3.85%) ActionScript
5 1 (3.85%) ActionScript 2.0
Qualifications
1 3 (11.54%) MCSA
1 3 (11.54%) Microsoft Certification
2 2 (7.69%) MCP
3 1 (3.85%) MCSE
3 1 (3.85%) MOS
3 1 (3.85%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (3.85%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 1 (3.85%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 1 (3.85%) SCCM
Vendors
1 19 (73.08%) Oracle
2 5 (19.23%) IBM
3 3 (11.54%) Microsoft
4 2 (7.69%) Lotus
5 1 (3.85%) Apple
5 1 (3.85%) Wyse
5 1 (3.85%) Polycom
5 1 (3.85%) HP
5 1 (3.85%) Citrix
5 1 (3.85%) Avaya
5 1 (3.85%) Sybase
5 1 (3.85%) Cognos