The table below looks at the prevalence of the term iSeries in IT jobs advertised for the Midlands region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited iSeries over the 3 months to 18 December 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
18 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
IBM iSeries
Rank - 24 28
Permanent jobs citing iSeries 0 1 6
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the Midlands - 0.49% 2.43%
As % of the Miscellaneous category - 1.41% 10.53%
Number of salaries quoted 0 1 3
Average salary - £40,000 £30,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +33.33%
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £34,250 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+16.78% -14.37%
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 Midlands region.

Miscellaneous Category
Midlands
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Miscellaneous category
29 71 57
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the Midlands 21.48% 34.47% 23.08%
Number of salaries quoted 15 59 41
Average salary £37,500 £47,500 £47,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-21.05% -
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%

iSeries
Jobs Demand Trend in the Midlands

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

iSeries Jobs Demand Trend in the Midlands

iSeries
Salary Trend in the Midlands

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

iSeries Salary Trend in the Midlands

iSeries
Top 6 Related IT Skills in the Midlands

For the 6 months to 18 December 2014, IT jobs across the Midlands 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 8 (100.00%) AS400
2 6 (75.00%) Analytical Skills
3 3 (37.50%) ERP
3 3 (37.50%) Finance
4 2 (25.00%) IBM
4 2 (25.00%) Active Directory

iSeries
Top Related IT Skills in the Midlands by Category

For the 6 months to 18 December 2014, IT jobs across the Midlands 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.

General
1 3 (37.50%) Finance
Job Titles
1 6 (75.00%) Analyst
1 6 (75.00%) Technical Analyst
2 3 (37.50%) AS400 Support
2 3 (37.50%) Support Analyst
2 3 (37.50%) Technical Support
2 3 (37.50%) Technical Support Analyst
3 2 (25.00%) AS400 Operator
Miscellaneous
1 8 (100.00%) AS400
2 6 (75.00%) Analytical Skills
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (37.50%) ERP
System Software
1 2 (25.00%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 2 (25.00%) IBM