The table below looks at the prevalence of the term iSeries in IT jobs advertised for the North East region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited iSeries over the 3 months to 5 May 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
5 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
IBM iSeries
Rank 76 - 70
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Permanent jobs citing iSeries 8 0 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North East 1.03% - 0.14%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 2.62% - 0.46%
Number of salaries quoted 4 0 0
Average salary £45,000 - -
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £36,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+16.43% -14.11%
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 North East region.

Miscellaneous Category
North East
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Miscellaneous category
305 258 218
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North East 39.15% 33.81% 31.37%
Number of salaries quoted 248 200 181
Average salary £40,000 £37,500 £30,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.66% +25.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £28,500 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £45,000 £46,983
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%

iSeries
Jobs Demand Trend in the North East

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

iSeries Jobs Demand Trend in the North East

iSeries
Salary Trend in the North East

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

iSeries Salary Trend in the North East

iSeries
Top 4 Related IT Skills in the North East

For the 6 months to 5 May 2015, IT jobs across the North East 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%) Windows
1 8 (100.00%) LAN
1 8 (100.00%) WAN
1 8 (100.00%) AS400

iSeries
Top Related IT Skills in the North East by Category

For the 6 months to 5 May 2015, IT jobs across the North East 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.

Communications & Networking
1 8 (100.00%) LAN
1 8 (100.00%) WAN
Job Titles
1 8 (100.00%) IT Manager
Miscellaneous
1 8 (100.00%) AS400
Operating Systems
1 8 (100.00%) Windows