The table below looks at the prevalence of the term iSeries in IT jobs advertised for the Manchester region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited iSeries over the 3 months to 30 April 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
30 Apr 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
IBM iSeries
Rank 174 182 185
Rank change year-on-year
+8 +3
Permanent jobs citing iSeries 10 2 3
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Manchester 0.29% 0.055% 0.076%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 0.69% 0.14% 0.21%
Number of salaries quoted 6 2 3
Average salary £35,000 £32,500 £25,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+7.69% +30.00%
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £42,500 £35,000
% change year-on-year
-5.88% +21.42%
iSeries
North West

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

Miscellaneous Category
Manchester
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Miscellaneous category
1445 1380 1437
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Manchester 41.69% 38.24% 36.22%
Number of salaries quoted 1233 1111 1155
Average salary £40,000 £37,500 £36,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.66% +4.16%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £25,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £55,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -

iSeries
Jobs Demand Trend in Manchester

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

iSeries Jobs Demand Trend in Manchester

iSeries
Salary Trend in Manchester

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

iSeries Salary Trend in Manchester

iSeries
Salary Histogram in Manchester

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing iSeries across the Manchester region over the 3 months to 30 April 2016.

iSeries Salary Histogram in Manchester

iSeries
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Manchester

For the 6 months to 30 April 2016, IT jobs across the Manchester 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 9 (90.00%) SQL
2 7 (70.00%) Infor M3
3 6 (60.00%) Analytical Skills
4 5 (50.00%) IBM
4 5 (50.00%) MS Excel
4 5 (50.00%) ITIL
4 5 (50.00%) ERP
5 4 (40.00%) Data Migration
5 4 (40.00%) Movex
5 4 (40.00%) Manufacturing
5 4 (40.00%) Migration
5 4 (40.00%) AS400
5 4 (40.00%) Data Analysis
6 3 (30.00%) Firewall
6 3 (30.00%) VMware
6 3 (30.00%) Infor
6 3 (30.00%) Veeam
6 3 (30.00%) Windows 7
6 3 (30.00%) McAfee ePO
6 3 (30.00%) VLAN
6 3 (30.00%) IronPort
6 3 (30.00%) ScanSafe
6 3 (30.00%) Kalman Filter
6 3 (30.00%) Exchange Server 2010
6 3 (30.00%) MS Exchange
6 3 (30.00%) LAN
6 3 (30.00%) WAN
6 3 (30.00%) WAP
6 3 (30.00%) DHCP
6 3 (30.00%) VPN

iSeries
Top Related IT Skills in Manchester by Category

For the 6 months to 30 April 2016, IT jobs across the Manchester 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 3 (30.00%) Exchange Server 2010
1 3 (30.00%) IBM Notes
1 3 (30.00%) MS Exchange
1 3 (30.00%) SharePoint
Applications
1 5 (50.00%) MS Excel
2 2 (20.00%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 7 (70.00%) Infor M3
2 4 (40.00%) Movex
Communications & Networking
1 3 (30.00%) DHCP
1 3 (30.00%) DNS
1 3 (30.00%) Firewall
1 3 (30.00%) Internet
1 3 (30.00%) LAN
1 3 (30.00%) VLAN
1 3 (30.00%) VPN
1 3 (30.00%) WAN
General
1 4 (40.00%) Manufacturing
2 2 (20.00%) Billing
2 2 (20.00%) Telecoms
3 1 (10.00%) Retail
Job Titles
1 7 (70.00%) Analyst
2 3 (30.00%) Administrator
2 3 (30.00%) ERP Analyst
2 3 (30.00%) Implementation Analyst
2 3 (30.00%) Systems Administrator
3 2 (20.00%) Billing Analyst
3 2 (20.00%) Procurement Analyst
3 2 (20.00%) Systems Analyst
4 1 (10.00%) Analyst Programmer
4 1 (10.00%) Business Analyst
4 1 (10.00%) Business Process Analyst
4 1 (10.00%) Business Systems Analyst
4 1 (10.00%) Movex Analyst
4 1 (10.00%) Process Analyst
4 1 (10.00%) Programmer
4 1 (10.00%) RPG Analyst Programmer
4 1 (10.00%) RPG Programmer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (30.00%) WAP
Miscellaneous
1 6 (60.00%) Analytical Skills
2 4 (40.00%) AS400
3 1 (10.00%) EPoS
Operating Systems
1 3 (30.00%) Windows
1 3 (30.00%) Windows 7
1 3 (30.00%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (50.00%) ERP
1 5 (50.00%) ITIL
2 4 (40.00%) Data Analysis
2 4 (40.00%) Data Migration
2 4 (40.00%) Migration
3 3 (30.00%) Business Intelligence
3 3 (30.00%) Email Filtering
3 3 (30.00%) Kalman Filter
3 3 (30.00%) PRINCE2
4 2 (20.00%) ITIL V3
4 2 (20.00%) Software Testing
4 2 (20.00%) Stakeholder Management
5 1 (10.00%) Target Operating Model
Programming Languages
1 9 (90.00%) SQL
2 1 (10.00%) RPG
2 1 (10.00%) RPG IV
Qualifications
1 3 (30.00%) CCNA
1 3 (30.00%) Cisco Certification
1 3 (30.00%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (30.00%) SLA
2 2 (20.00%) ISO 9001
2 2 (20.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 3 (30.00%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 3 (30.00%) McAfee ePO
Vendors
1 5 (50.00%) IBM
2 3 (30.00%) Cisco
2 3 (30.00%) Infor
2 3 (30.00%) Intel Security
2 3 (30.00%) IronPort
2 3 (30.00%) Lotus
2 3 (30.00%) Microsoft
2 3 (30.00%) ScanSafe
2 3 (30.00%) Veeam
2 3 (30.00%) VMware