The table below looks at the prevalence of the term iSeries in IT jobs advertised for the London region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited iSeries over the 3 months to 28 April 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
28 Apr 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
IBM iSeries
Rank 609 642 640
Rank change year-on-year
+33 -2
Permanent jobs citing iSeries 51 35 55
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 0.12% 0.078% 0.11%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 0.26% 0.17% 0.24%
Number of salaries quoted 47 34 40
Average salary £45,000 £52,250 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-13.87% +16.11%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,000 £27,600 £42,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £60,000 £61,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £42,500 £35,000
% change year-on-year
-5.88% +21.42%
iSeries
England

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

Miscellaneous Category
London
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Miscellaneous category
19813 20393 22892
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 46.82% 45.66% 47.02%
Number of salaries quoted 16706 16594 18461
Average salary £57,500 £55,000 £55,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+4.54% -
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £33,059 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £85,000 £85,000 £85,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -

iSeries
Jobs Demand Trend in London

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

iSeries Jobs Demand Trend in London

iSeries
Salary Trend in London

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

iSeries Salary Trend in London

iSeries
Salary Histogram in London

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing iSeries across the London region over the 3 months to 28 April 2016.

iSeries Salary Histogram in London

iSeries
Job Locations in London

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing iSeries within the London region over the 3 months to 28 April 2016. 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
City of London +48 9 £47,500 -4.04%
Uxbridge - 1 - -
Westminster - 1 £47,500 -
iSeries
England

iSeries
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 28 April 2016, IT jobs across the London 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 67 (72.04%) AS400
2 33 (35.48%) IBM
3 23 (24.73%) SQL
3 23 (24.73%) ITIL
3 23 (24.73%) Finance
3 23 (24.73%) Banking
4 20 (21.51%) RPG
5 15 (16.13%) Data Centre
6 14 (15.05%) Java
7 13 (13.98%) Change Management
7 13 (13.98%) WebSphere
8 12 (12.90%) Music Industry
8 12 (12.90%) Project Management
8 12 (12.90%) COBOL
9 11 (11.83%) XML
9 11 (11.83%) Microsoft
10 10 (10.75%) Mainframe
10 10 (10.75%) HP
10 10 (10.75%) RPG IV
11 9 (9.68%) SolarWinds
11 9 (9.68%) User Acceptance Testing
11 9 (9.68%) OpenView
11 9 (9.68%) CA
11 9 (9.68%) Unicenter
11 9 (9.68%) WAN
11 9 (9.68%) MS Excel
11 9 (9.68%) MS Office
11 9 (9.68%) SQL Server
11 9 (9.68%) Service Management
11 9 (9.68%) OVSD

iSeries
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 28 April 2016, IT jobs across the London 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 13 (13.98%) WebSphere
2 2 (2.15%) Confluence
Applications
1 9 (9.68%) MS Excel
1 9 (9.68%) MS Office
2 6 (6.45%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 6 (6.45%) Misys Equation
2 1 (1.08%) Dynamics AX
Cloud Services
1 3 (3.23%) Amazon AWS
1 3 (3.23%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 9 (9.68%) WAN
2 6 (6.45%) Wi-Fi
3 5 (5.38%) Firewall
4 3 (3.23%) Internet
4 3 (3.23%) LAN
4 3 (3.23%) TCP/IP
5 1 (1.08%) Extranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (9.68%) SQL Server
2 8 (8.60%) DB2
3 1 (1.08%) Oracle Reports
Development Applications
1 3 (3.23%) Eclipse
1 3 (3.23%) JIRA
2 1 (1.08%) Atlassian Bamboo
2 1 (1.08%) Hudson
2 1 (1.08%) Jenkins
2 1 (1.08%) LoadUI
2 1 (1.08%) Maven
2 1 (1.08%) Rational Application Developer
2 1 (1.08%) SoapUI
2 1 (1.08%) Subversion
2 1 (1.08%) TeamCity
General
1 23 (24.73%) Banking
1 23 (24.73%) Finance
2 12 (12.90%) Music Industry
3 8 (8.60%) Marketing
3 8 (8.60%) Retail
4 5 (5.38%) Retail Banking
5 2 (2.15%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 41 (44.09%) Analyst
2 27 (29.03%) Developer
3 21 (22.58%) Support Analyst
4 17 (18.28%) AS400 Support
5 16 (17.20%) Systems Analyst
6 13 (13.98%) Systems Support
6 13 (13.98%) Systems Support Analyst
7 10 (10.75%) COBOL Developer
8 9 (9.68%) AS400 Developer
8 9 (9.68%) RPG Developer
9 8 (8.60%) Infrastructure Manager
9 8 (8.60%) Junior
9 8 (8.60%) Junior Developer
9 8 (8.60%) Mainframe Developer
9 8 (8.60%) Monitoring Analyst
9 8 (8.60%) Operations Analyst
10 5 (5.38%) Service Analyst
10 5 (5.38%) Service Desk Analyst
10 5 (5.38%) Technical Analyst
11 4 (4.30%) Technical Support Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 11 (11.83%) XML
2 4 (4.30%) J2EE
3 3 (3.23%) Web Services
4 2 (2.15%) .NET
4 2 (2.15%) WebSphere MQ
5 1 (1.08%) XSD
5 1 (1.08%) XSLT
Miscellaneous
1 67 (72.04%) AS400
2 15 (16.13%) Data Centre
3 10 (10.75%) Mainframe
4 7 (7.53%) Analytical Skills
5 5 (5.38%) Clustering
5 5 (5.38%) Fintech
6 3 (3.23%) Replication
7 2 (2.15%) LPAR
7 2 (2.15%) Statistics
7 2 (2.15%) SWIFT
7 2 (2.15%) Tandem
Operating Systems
1 7 (7.53%) Windows
2 5 (5.38%) Linux
3 4 (4.30%) OS/400
3 4 (4.30%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 23 (24.73%) ITIL
2 13 (13.98%) Change Management
3 12 (12.90%) Project Management
4 9 (9.68%) Service Management
4 9 (9.68%) User Acceptance Testing
5 8 (8.60%) Product Management
5 8 (8.60%) System Integration Testing
6 7 (7.53%) Performance Management
6 7 (7.53%) Performance Monitoring
6 7 (7.53%) Service Delivery
7 6 (6.45%) Application Packaging
7 6 (6.45%) Disaster Recovery
7 6 (6.45%) Information Security
7 6 (6.45%) Target Operating Model
8 5 (5.38%) Test Planning
9 4 (4.30%) Logistics
10 3 (3.23%) Agile Software Development
10 3 (3.23%) Configuration Management
10 3 (3.23%) Continuous Improvement
10 3 (3.23%) Time Management
Programming Languages
1 23 (24.73%) SQL
2 20 (21.51%) RPG
3 14 (15.05%) Java
4 12 (12.90%) COBOL
5 10 (10.75%) RPG IV
6 8 (8.60%) JCL
7 4 (4.30%) RPG/400
Qualifications
1 2 (2.15%) PRINCE2 Certification
2 1 (1.08%) ISEB
2 1 (1.08%) ISTQB
2 1 (1.08%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (4.30%) SLA
2 1 (1.08%) QA
System Software
1 5 (5.38%) Firmware
2 4 (4.30%) Microsoft Virtual Server
2 4 (4.30%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 9 (9.68%) OpenView
1 9 (9.68%) OVSD
1 9 (9.68%) Unicenter
2 8 (8.60%) CA Wily
3 1 (1.08%) HP Quality Center
3 1 (1.08%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
Vendors
1 33 (35.48%) IBM
2 11 (11.83%) Microsoft
3 10 (10.75%) HP
4 9 (9.68%) CA
4 9 (9.68%) SolarWinds
5 8 (8.60%) Cisco
5 8 (8.60%) Micro Focus
5 8 (8.60%) Splunk
6 6 (6.45%) Misys
7 5 (5.38%) F5
7 5 (5.38%) ServiceNow
8 4 (4.30%) Citrix
8 4 (4.30%) VMware
9 3 (3.23%) Juniper
10 2 (2.15%) Salesforce.com
11 1 (1.08%) JD Edwards
11 1 (1.08%) Oracle
11 1 (1.08%) Toshiba