The table below looks at the prevalence of the term iSeries in IT jobs advertised for the Milton Keynes region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited iSeries over the 3 months to 31 August 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
31 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
IBM iSeries
Rank 102 90 77
Rank change year-on-year
-12 -13
Permanent jobs citing iSeries 5 2 4
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Milton Keynes 0.35% 0.18% 0.44%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 1.00% 0.48% 1.23%
Number of salaries quoted 4 2 2
Average salary £36,750 £32,000 £36,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+14.84% -11.11%
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%
iSeries
Buckinghamshire

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

Miscellaneous Category
Milton Keynes
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Miscellaneous category
502 417 325
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Milton Keynes 35.40% 36.90% 35.71%
Number of salaries quoted 383 297 277
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £25,000 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £52,500 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £41,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+2.50% -

iSeries
Jobs Demand Trend in Milton Keynes

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

iSeries Jobs Demand Trend in Milton Keynes

iSeries
Salary Trend in Milton Keynes

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

iSeries Salary Trend in Milton Keynes

iSeries
Salary Histogram in Milton Keynes

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing iSeries across the Milton Keynes region over the 3 months to 31 August 2015.

iSeries Salary Histogram in Milton Keynes

iSeries
Top 20 Related IT Skills in Milton Keynes

For the 6 months to 31 August 2015, IT jobs across the Milton Keynes 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 4 (80.00%) OS/400
2 3 (60.00%) High Availability
2 3 (60.00%) Performance Analysis
3 2 (40.00%) SQL
3 2 (40.00%) Resource Management
3 2 (40.00%) LPAR
4 1 (20.00%) Capacity Planning
4 1 (20.00%) VMware Infrastructure
4 1 (20.00%) Service Delivery
4 1 (20.00%) VMware
4 1 (20.00%) Data Management
4 1 (20.00%) Information Management
4 1 (20.00%) MS Office
4 1 (20.00%) UNIX
4 1 (20.00%) WAN
4 1 (20.00%) SAN
4 1 (20.00%) Project Management
4 1 (20.00%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
4 1 (20.00%) DDoS Mitigation
4 1 (20.00%) Enterprise Software

iSeries
Top Related IT Skills in Milton Keynes by Category

For the 6 months to 31 August 2015, IT jobs across the Milton Keynes 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.

Applications
1 1 (20.00%) MS Office
Communications & Networking
1 1 (20.00%) WAN
1 1 (20.00%) SAN
Job Titles
1 2 (40.00%) Support Technician
2 1 (20.00%) Technical Solutions Architect
2 1 (20.00%) Architect
2 1 (20.00%) Technical Architect
2 1 (20.00%) Solutions Architect
Miscellaneous
1 2 (40.00%) LPAR
2 1 (20.00%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
2 1 (20.00%) Enterprise Software
Operating Systems
1 4 (80.00%) OS/400
2 1 (20.00%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (60.00%) High Availability
1 3 (60.00%) Performance Analysis
2 2 (40.00%) Resource Management
3 1 (20.00%) Capacity Planning
3 1 (20.00%) Service Delivery
3 1 (20.00%) Data Management
3 1 (20.00%) Information Management
3 1 (20.00%) Project Management
3 1 (20.00%) DDoS Mitigation
Programming Languages
1 2 (40.00%) SQL
System Software
1 1 (20.00%) VMware Infrastructure
Vendors
1 1 (20.00%) VMware