The table below looks at the prevalence of the term AS400 in IT jobs advertised for the North West region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited AS400 over the 3 months to 27 March 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
27 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
IBM AS/400
Rank 234 242 256
Rank change year-on-year
+8 +14
Permanent jobs citing AS400 10 11 5
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 0.15% 0.16% 0.068%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 0.44% 0.47% 0.21%
Number of salaries quoted 9 10 4
Average salary £48,500 £50,000 £32,750
Average salary % change year-on-year
-3.00% +52.67%
90% offered a salary of more than £44,500 £36,000 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £50,000 £34,050
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £34,450
% change year-on-year
+6.25% +16.11%
AS400
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 West region.

Miscellaneous Category
North West
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Miscellaneous category
2251 2363 2399
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 34.07% 34.15% 32.60%
Number of salaries quoted 1818 1818 1967
Average salary £38,750 £36,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.16% +4.28%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,690 £24,500 £24,150
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £50,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%

AS400
Jobs Demand Trend in the North West

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing AS400 across the North West region as a proportion of the total demand within the Miscellaneous category.

AS400 Jobs Demand Trend in the North West

AS400
Salary Trend in the North West

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing AS400 across the North West region.

AS400 Salary Trend in the North West

AS400
Salary Histogram in the North West

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing AS400 across the North West region over the 3 months to 27 March 2015.

AS400 Salary Histogram in the North West

AS400
Job Locations in the North West

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing AS400 within the North West region over the 3 months to 27 March 2015. 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
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Lancashire +15 8 £48,500 +115.55%
Cheshire +4 1 - - 1
Merseyside - 1 £32,500 -
AS400
England

AS400
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the North West

For the 6 months to 27 March 2015, IT jobs across the North West region citing AS400 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 AS400.

1 20 (62.50%) iSeries
2 16 (50.00%) RPG
3 14 (43.75%) SQL
4 12 (37.50%) Agile Software Development
5 10 (31.25%) .NET
5 10 (31.25%) C#
5 10 (31.25%) ASP.NET
5 10 (31.25%) QA
5 10 (31.25%) Mentoring
6 9 (28.13%) DB2
6 9 (28.13%) IBM
7 8 (25.00%) Linux
8 7 (21.88%) HP
8 7 (21.88%) Degree
9 5 (15.63%) Computer Science
9 5 (15.63%) Technical Analysis
9 5 (15.63%) RPG/400
9 5 (15.63%) EMC
9 5 (15.63%) SAN
9 5 (15.63%) Novell
9 5 (15.63%) Veritas
9 5 (15.63%) Synon
9 5 (15.63%) Tivoli Storage Manager
9 5 (15.63%) JMS
9 5 (15.63%) Ingres
9 5 (15.63%) SMS
9 5 (15.63%) VMS
9 5 (15.63%) Swing
9 5 (15.63%) SharePoint
9 5 (15.63%) Cisco

AS400
Top Related IT Skills in the North West by Category

For the 6 months to 27 March 2015, IT jobs across the North West region citing AS400 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 AS400. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 5 (15.63%) Apache
1 5 (15.63%) SharePoint
1 5 (15.63%) WebSphere
Communications & Networking
1 5 (15.63%) SMS
1 5 (15.63%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (28.13%) DB2
2 5 (15.63%) Ingres
Development Applications
1 5 (15.63%) Synon
2 1 (3.13%) Subversion
2 1 (3.13%) Maven
2 1 (3.13%) Team Foundation Server
2 1 (3.13%) Jenkins
2 1 (3.13%) Visual Studio
General
1 5 (15.63%) Billing
2 4 (12.50%) Telecoms
3 2 (6.25%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 10 (31.25%) Team Leader
1 10 (31.25%) Development Team Leader
1 10 (31.25%) .NET Team Leader
1 10 (31.25%) Software Development Team Leader
1 10 (31.25%) Software Team Leader
2 5 (15.63%) Architect
2 5 (15.63%) Software Engineer
2 5 (15.63%) Solutions Architect
3 2 (6.25%) Support Engineer
3 2 (6.25%) Head of IT
3 2 (6.25%) Server Specialist
3 2 (6.25%) Test Leader
3 2 (6.25%) Head of Infrastructure
4 1 (3.13%) Lead Test Analyst
4 1 (3.13%) RPG Developer
4 1 (3.13%) Software Support Engineer
4 1 (3.13%) Senior Analyst
4 1 (3.13%) Senior Test Analyst
4 1 (3.13%) Developer
4 1 (3.13%) Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10 (31.25%) .NET
1 10 (31.25%) ASP.NET
2 5 (15.63%) Web Services
2 5 (15.63%) Swing
2 5 (15.63%) JMS
Miscellaneous
1 20 (62.50%) iSeries
2 5 (15.63%) Mainframe
2 5 (15.63%) Computer Science
3 1 (3.13%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 8 (25.00%) Linux
2 5 (15.63%) VMS
2 5 (15.63%) AIX
2 5 (15.63%) HPUX
2 5 (15.63%) Solaris
3 2 (6.25%) UNIX
3 2 (6.25%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (37.50%) Agile Software Development
2 10 (31.25%) Mentoring
3 5 (15.63%) Service Management
3 5 (15.63%) Technical Analysis
4 4 (12.50%) Performance Tuning
4 4 (12.50%) Software Engineering
4 4 (12.50%) ITIL
5 2 (6.25%) RUP
5 2 (6.25%) ERP
5 2 (6.25%) Business Intelligence
5 2 (6.25%) BPR
5 2 (6.25%) Business Analysis
5 2 (6.25%) Software Testing
5 2 (6.25%) Continuous Improvement
6 1 (3.13%) DevOps
6 1 (3.13%) Continuous Integration
6 1 (3.13%) Time Management
6 1 (3.13%) Configuration Management
6 1 (3.13%) Project Management
Programming Languages
1 16 (50.00%) RPG
2 14 (43.75%) SQL
3 10 (31.25%) C#
4 5 (15.63%) Java
4 5 (15.63%) RPG/400
5 2 (6.25%) C
6 1 (3.13%) RPG IV
6 1 (3.13%) Perl
6 1 (3.13%) Shell Script
6 1 (3.13%) Bash Shell
Qualifications
1 7 (21.88%) Degree
2 2 (6.25%) SC Cleared
2 2 (6.25%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 10 (31.25%) QA
Systems Management
1 5 (15.63%) Tivoli Storage Manager
2 2 (6.25%) BMC PATROL
2 2 (6.25%) Nagios
2 2 (6.25%) Norton AntiVirus
2 2 (6.25%) BladeLogic
2 2 (6.25%) SCCM
2 2 (6.25%) SCOM
2 2 (6.25%) McAfee ePO
Vendors
1 9 (28.13%) IBM
2 7 (21.88%) HP
3 5 (15.63%) EMC
3 5 (15.63%) Oracle
3 5 (15.63%) Novell
3 5 (15.63%) Veritas
3 5 (15.63%) BT
3 5 (15.63%) Cisco
4 2 (6.25%) Tripwire
4 2 (6.25%) Infor
4 2 (6.25%) Trend Micro
4 2 (6.25%) Symantec
4 2 (6.25%) McAfee
4 2 (6.25%) Business Objects
4 2 (6.25%) Microsoft
4 2 (6.25%) BMC
4 2 (6.25%) CA
Bolton
Bluefire Consulting
Salary: £24000 - £25000 per annum + Staff Discount
Posted: 23 days ago