The first table below looks at the prevalence of the term iSeries in IT jobs advertised for the North West region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited iSeries over the 3 months to 18 April 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all terms in our Miscellaneous category for the North West region.

Location
3 months to
18 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
IBM iSeries
Rank 252 233 230
Rank change year-on-year
-19 -3
Permanent jobs citing iSeries 4 21 6
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 0.056% 0.29% 0.084%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 0.22% 1.05% 0.34%
Number of salaries quoted 4 20 5
Average salary £25,000 £43,750 £27,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-42.85% +62.03%
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
-17.64% +6.25%
Miscellaneous Category
North West
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Miscellaneous category
1849 2000 1786
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 25.74% 27.25% 25.04%
Number of salaries quoted 1424 1662 1496
Average salary £36,500 £35,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+4.28% -
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £24,500 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £55,000 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+5.26% -5.00%
iSeries
England

iSeries
Jobs Demand Trend in the North West

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

iSeries Jobs Demand Trend in the North West

iSeries
Salary Trend in the North West

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

iSeries Salary Trend in the North West

iSeries
Salary Histogram in the North West

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing iSeries across the North West region over the 3 months to 18 April 2014.

iSeries Salary Histogram in the North West

iSeries
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 iSeries within the North West region over the 3 months to 18 April 2014. 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
(Click each for more statistics)
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
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Job
Vacancies
Manchester +4 3 £25,000 -40.82%
Lancashire - 1 £22,500 -
iSeries
England

iSeries
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the North West

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, IT jobs across the North West 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 (66.67%) SQL
1 4 (66.67%) IBM
2 3 (50.00%) Microsoft
2 3 (50.00%) Active Directory
2 3 (50.00%) MS Office
2 3 (50.00%) Windows
2 3 (50.00%) VMware
2 3 (50.00%) VMware Infrastructure
3 2 (33.33%) Lotus
3 2 (33.33%) Citrix
3 2 (33.33%) SQL Server 2008
3 2 (33.33%) Linux
3 2 (33.33%) IBM Notes
3 2 (33.33%) XML
3 2 (33.33%) UNIX
3 2 (33.33%) HTML
3 2 (33.33%) Java
3 2 (33.33%) JavaScript
3 2 (33.33%) SQL Server
3 2 (33.33%) TCP/IP
3 2 (33.33%) MS Excel
4 1 (16.67%) EDI
4 1 (16.67%) Windows XP
4 1 (16.67%) MS Exchange
4 1 (16.67%) Eclipse
4 1 (16.67%) ADSL
4 1 (16.67%) VoIP
4 1 (16.67%) DHCP
4 1 (16.67%) VPN
4 1 (16.67%) DNS

iSeries
Top Related IT Skills in the North West by Category

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, IT jobs across the North West 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 2 (33.33%) IBM Notes
2 1 (16.67%) MS Exchange
2 1 (16.67%) WebLogic
2 1 (16.67%) WebSphere Portal
2 1 (16.67%) Exchange Server 2013
2 1 (16.67%) WebLogic Portal
2 1 (16.67%) Exchange Server 2003
2 1 (16.67%) WebSphere
Applications
1 3 (50.00%) MS Office
2 2 (33.33%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 2 (33.33%) TCP/IP
2 1 (16.67%) ADSL
2 1 (16.67%) VoIP
2 1 (16.67%) DHCP
2 1 (16.67%) VPN
2 1 (16.67%) DNS
2 1 (16.67%) SSL
2 1 (16.67%) VLAN
2 1 (16.67%) Firewall
2 1 (16.67%) IPsec
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (33.33%) SQL Server 2008
1 2 (33.33%) SQL Server
2 1 (16.67%) DB2
2 1 (16.67%) Crystal Reports
2 1 (16.67%) Informix
2 1 (16.67%) SQL Server 2012
2 1 (16.67%) SQL Server 2005
2 1 (16.67%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 1 (16.67%) SQL Server Analysis Services
Development Applications
1 1 (16.67%) Eclipse
General
1 1 (16.67%) Retail
1 1 (16.67%) Telecoms
1 1 (16.67%) Games
Job Titles
1 3 (50.00%) 2nd Line Support
2 2 (33.33%) Developer
3 1 (16.67%) 2nd Line Support Technician
3 1 (16.67%) Consultant
3 1 (16.67%) Support Technician
3 1 (16.67%) Desktop Support
3 1 (16.67%) SQL Developer
3 1 (16.67%) Java Consultant
3 1 (16.67%) RPG Developer
3 1 (16.67%) Solutions Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (33.33%) XML
1 2 (33.33%) HTML
2 1 (16.67%) EDI
2 1 (16.67%) .NET
2 1 (16.67%) JSF
2 1 (16.67%) JSON
2 1 (16.67%) jQuery
2 1 (16.67%) Hibernate
Miscellaneous
1 1 (16.67%) Enterprise Software
1 1 (16.67%) AS400
Operating Systems
1 3 (50.00%) Windows
2 2 (33.33%) Linux
2 2 (33.33%) UNIX
3 1 (16.67%) Windows XP
3 1 (16.67%) Windows 8
3 1 (16.67%) Windows Server 2012
3 1 (16.67%) Windows Server 2003
3 1 (16.67%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (16.67%) Business Intelligence
1 1 (16.67%) OOA/OOD
1 1 (16.67%) Logistics
1 1 (16.67%) Requirements Analysis
Programming Languages
1 4 (66.67%) SQL
2 2 (33.33%) Java
2 2 (33.33%) JavaScript
3 1 (16.67%) RPG
3 1 (16.67%) VB.NET
3 1 (16.67%) RPG/400
3 1 (16.67%) RPG IV
Qualifications
1 1 (16.67%) Degree
System Software
1 3 (50.00%) Active Directory
1 3 (50.00%) VMware Infrastructure
Vendors
1 4 (66.67%) IBM
2 3 (50.00%) Microsoft
2 3 (50.00%) VMware
3 2 (33.33%) Lotus
3 2 (33.33%) Citrix
4 1 (16.67%) HP
4 1 (16.67%) Business Objects
4 1 (16.67%) Avaya
4 1 (16.67%) WatchGuard
4 1 (16.67%) Draytek
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Salary: £25000 - £28000 per annum + Bonus + Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
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Salary: Competitive
Posted: 16 days ago