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 salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited iSeries over the 3 months to 26 May 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
26 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
IBM iSeries
Rank 605 638 638
Rank change year-on-year
+33 0
Permanent jobs citing iSeries 38 29 47
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 0.094% 0.067% 0.096%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 0.20% 0.15% 0.21%
Number of salaries quoted 37 29 38
Median salary £40,000 £49,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-19.19% +10.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,000 £25,500 £42,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £64,200 £52,500
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £42,500 £36,500
% change year-on-year
-5.88% +16.43%
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
18722 19861 22857
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 46.33% 45.63% 46.90%
Number of salaries quoted 15890 16173 18723
Median salary £57,500 £55,000 £55,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+4.54% -
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £32,500 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £85,000 £82,500 £85,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -

iSeries
Jobs Demand Trend in London

The demand trend of job ads across the London region citing iSeries as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in 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 26 May 2016.

iSeries Salary Histogram in London

iSeries
Job Locations in London

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing iSeries within the London region over the 3 months to 26 May 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
City of London +55 4 £40,000 -19.19%
iSeries
England

iSeries
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 26 May 2016, IT jobs citing iSeries also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the London region with a requirement for iSeries.

1 63 (67.74%) AS400
2 37 (39.78%) IBM
3 27 (29.03%) SQL
4 23 (24.73%) ITIL
5 21 (22.58%) Finance
6 19 (20.43%) Banking
7 17 (18.28%) RPG
8 15 (16.13%) XML
8 15 (16.13%) Data Centre
9 14 (15.05%) Analytical Skills
10 13 (13.98%) Project Management
10 13 (13.98%) MS Office
10 13 (13.98%) MS Excel
10 13 (13.98%) Change Management
10 13 (13.98%) User Acceptance Testing
11 12 (12.90%) Music Industry
11 12 (12.90%) WebSphere
11 12 (12.90%) System Integration Testing
11 12 (12.90%) RPG IV
11 12 (12.90%) DB2
11 12 (12.90%) COBOL
12 11 (11.83%) Microsoft
12 11 (11.83%) Retail
13 10 (10.75%) MS Visio
13 10 (10.75%) SQL Server
13 10 (10.75%) HP
14 9 (9.68%) OpenView
14 9 (9.68%) CA
14 9 (9.68%) Unicenter
14 9 (9.68%) Mainframe

iSeries
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 12 (12.90%) WebSphere
2 2 (2.15%) Confluence
Applications
1 13 (13.98%) MS Excel
1 13 (13.98%) MS Office
2 10 (10.75%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 4 (4.30%) 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 12 (12.90%) DB2
2 10 (10.75%) SQL Server
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 21 (22.58%) Finance
2 19 (20.43%) Banking
3 12 (12.90%) Music Industry
4 11 (11.83%) Retail
5 8 (8.60%) Marketing
6 5 (5.38%) Retail Banking
7 1 (1.08%) Investment Banking
7 1 (1.08%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 38 (40.86%) Analyst
2 26 (27.96%) Developer
3 20 (21.51%) Support Analyst
4 17 (18.28%) AS400 Support
5 14 (15.05%) Systems Analyst
6 13 (13.98%) Systems Support
6 13 (13.98%) Systems Support Analyst
7 12 (12.90%) Junior
7 12 (12.90%) Junior Developer
8 10 (10.75%) AS400 Developer
8 10 (10.75%) COBOL Developer
8 10 (10.75%) RPG Developer
9 8 (8.60%) Infrastructure Manager
9 8 (8.60%) Mainframe Developer
9 8 (8.60%) Monitoring Analyst
9 8 (8.60%) Operations Analyst
10 5 (5.38%) Applications Support
10 5 (5.38%) Service Analyst
10 5 (5.38%) Service Desk Analyst
11 4 (4.30%) Technical Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 15 (16.13%) XML
2 4 (4.30%) Middleware
3 3 (3.23%) Web Services
4 1 (1.08%) .NET
4 1 (1.08%) XSD
4 1 (1.08%) XSLT
Miscellaneous
1 63 (67.74%) AS400
2 15 (16.13%) Data Centre
3 14 (15.05%) Analytical Skills
4 9 (9.68%) Mainframe
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
8 1 (1.08%) Tandem
Operating Systems
1 7 (7.53%) Linux
1 7 (7.53%) Windows
2 4 (4.30%) OS/400
3 3 (3.23%) AIX
3 3 (3.23%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 23 (24.73%) ITIL
2 13 (13.98%) Change Management
2 13 (13.98%) Project Management
2 13 (13.98%) User Acceptance Testing
3 12 (12.90%) System Integration Testing
4 9 (9.68%) Service Management
5 8 (8.60%) Product Management
6 7 (7.53%) Information Security
6 7 (7.53%) Performance Monitoring
7 6 (6.45%) Application Packaging
7 6 (6.45%) Disaster Recovery
7 6 (6.45%) Performance Management
7 6 (6.45%) Service Delivery
7 6 (6.45%) Target Operating Model
8 5 (5.38%) Configuration Management
8 5 (5.38%) Test Planning
9 3 (3.23%) Agile Software Development
9 3 (3.23%) Continuous Improvement
9 3 (3.23%) Release Management
10 2 (2.15%) Continuous Integration
Programming Languages
1 27 (29.03%) SQL
2 17 (18.28%) RPG
3 12 (12.90%) COBOL
3 12 (12.90%) RPG IV
4 9 (9.68%) Java
5 8 (8.60%) JCL
6 4 (4.30%) RPG/400
Qualifications
1 2 (2.15%) PRINCE2 Certification
2 1 (1.08%) CISA
2 1 (1.08%) CISM
2 1 (1.08%) CISSP
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%) COBIT
2 1 (1.08%) ISAE 3402
2 1 (1.08%) QA
2 1 (1.08%) Sarbanes-Oxley
2 1 (1.08%) SSAE 16
System Software
1 4 (4.30%) Firmware
1 4 (4.30%) Microsoft Virtual Server
1 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 37 (39.78%) 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 5 (5.38%) F5
6 5 (5.38%) Oracle
6 5 (5.38%) ServiceNow
7 4 (4.30%) Citrix
7 4 (4.30%) Misys
7 4 (4.30%) VMware
8 3 (3.23%) Juniper
8 3 (3.23%) Sitecore
8 3 (3.23%) webMethods
9 2 (2.15%) Salesforce.com
10 1 (1.08%) JD Edwards
10 1 (1.08%) Sybase