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 3 July 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
3 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
IBM AS/400
Rank 91 97 84
Rank change year-on-year
+6 -13
Permanent jobs citing AS400 8 4 12
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Kent 0.72% 0.35% 1.12%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 1.83% 1.01% 3.12%
Number of salaries quoted 8 4 10
Average salary £38,125 £27,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+41.20% -32.50%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £21,500 £32,000
10% offered a salary of more than £48,000 £36,000 £72,750
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,250 £36,400
% change year-on-year
+7.38% +2.33%
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
437 396 385
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Kent 39.37% 34.71% 35.81%
Number of salaries quoted 345 335 311
Average salary £38,500 £40,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-3.75% -
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,900 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £55,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

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 3 July 2015.

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 3 July 2015. 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
Canterbury - 2 £48,000 -
Sittingbourne - 2 £36,250 -
Chatham - 1 £27,500 -
AS400
South East

AS400
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Kent

For the 6 months to 3 July 2015, 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 6 (40.00%) C#
1 6 (40.00%) RPG
1 6 (40.00%) .NET
1 6 (40.00%) Oracle
2 5 (33.33%) Disaster Recovery
3 4 (26.67%) Finance
3 4 (26.67%) Agile Software Development
3 4 (26.67%) TDD
3 4 (26.67%) WinForms
3 4 (26.67%) Data Management
3 4 (26.67%) Marketing
3 4 (26.67%) iSeries
3 4 (26.67%) REST
3 4 (26.67%) JavaScript
3 4 (26.67%) ERP
3 4 (26.67%) ETL
3 4 (26.67%) Windows
3 4 (26.67%) ASP.NET
3 4 (26.67%) SOAP
3 4 (26.67%) MAPICS
3 4 (26.67%) DataStage
4 3 (20.00%) MPLS
4 3 (20.00%) UNIX
4 3 (20.00%) Terminal Services
4 3 (20.00%) Linux
4 3 (20.00%) MCSE
4 3 (20.00%) MS Excel
4 3 (20.00%) WAN
4 3 (20.00%) DHCP
4 3 (20.00%) VPN

AS400
Top Related IT Skills in Kent by Category

For the 6 months to 3 July 2015, 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.

Applications
1 3 (20.00%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (6.67%) JDE OneWorld
Communications & Networking
1 3 (20.00%) WAN
1 3 (20.00%) DHCP
1 3 (20.00%) VPN
1 3 (20.00%) DNS
1 3 (20.00%) MPLS
1 3 (20.00%) Firewall
1 3 (20.00%) IPsec
2 2 (13.33%) Internet
3 1 (6.67%) TACACS
3 1 (6.67%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (26.67%) DataStage
2 3 (20.00%) SQL Server
General
1 4 (26.67%) Finance
1 4 (26.67%) Marketing
2 2 (13.33%) Manufacturing
2 2 (13.33%) Banking
Job Titles
1 6 (40.00%) Developer
1 6 (40.00%) C# Developer
2 4 (26.67%) IT Manager
2 4 (26.67%) Software Developer
2 4 (26.67%) C# Software Developer
3 3 (20.00%) Infrastructure Engineer
4 2 (13.33%) .NET Developer
4 2 (13.33%) Administrator
4 2 (13.33%) AS400 Administrator
4 2 (13.33%) C# .NET Developer
5 1 (6.67%) ERP Manager
5 1 (6.67%) Systems Engineer
5 1 (6.67%) Database Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (40.00%) .NET
2 4 (26.67%) ASP.NET
2 4 (26.67%) SOAP
2 4 (26.67%) WinForms
2 4 (26.67%) REST
3 1 (6.67%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 4 (26.67%) iSeries
2 2 (13.33%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 4 (26.67%) Windows
2 3 (20.00%) Linux
2 3 (20.00%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (33.33%) Disaster Recovery
2 4 (26.67%) ERP
2 4 (26.67%) ETL
2 4 (26.67%) Agile Software Development
2 4 (26.67%) TDD
2 4 (26.67%) Data Management
3 3 (20.00%) WAN Optimisation
4 2 (13.33%) Project Management
4 2 (13.33%) Migration
Programming Languages
1 6 (40.00%) C#
1 6 (40.00%) RPG
2 4 (26.67%) JavaScript
3 3 (20.00%) SQL
4 1 (6.67%) VB.NET
4 1 (6.67%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 3 (20.00%) MCSE
1 3 (20.00%) CCNA
1 3 (20.00%) Cisco Certification
1 3 (20.00%) Microsoft Certification
2 2 (13.33%) Degree
System Software
1 3 (20.00%) Active Directory
1 3 (20.00%) Terminal Services
1 3 (20.00%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 3 (20.00%) SCCM
Vendors
1 6 (40.00%) Oracle
2 4 (26.67%) MAPICS
3 3 (20.00%) Cisco
3 3 (20.00%) Microsoft
3 3 (20.00%) Citrix
3 3 (20.00%) VMware
4 1 (6.67%) Infoblox
4 1 (6.67%) 3PAR
4 1 (6.67%) DataCash
4 1 (6.67%) Hyperion
4 1 (6.67%) JD Edwards
4 1 (6.67%) Sage
4 1 (6.67%) SAP