The 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 salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited iSeries over the 3 months to 24 September 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
24 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
IBM iSeries
Rank 207 256 246
Rank change year-on-year
+49 -10
Permanent jobs citing iSeries 42 7 17
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 0.67% 0.10% 0.23%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 1.69% 0.29% 0.66%
Number of salaries quoted 42 6 17
Median salary £40,000 £32,250 £47,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+24.03% -31.38%
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £40,000 £41,000
% change year-on-year
- -2.43%
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 West region.

Miscellaneous Category
North West
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Miscellaneous category
2486 2452 2561
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 39.75% 36.28% 34.65%
Number of salaries quoted 2072 1967 2009
Median salary £40,000 £40,000 £39,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +1.26%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,500 £25,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £55,000 £60,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+2.40% +3.75%

iSeries
Jobs Demand Trend in the North West

The demand trend of job ads across the North West region citing iSeries as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in 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 24 September 2016.

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 median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing iSeries within the North West region over the 3 months to 24 September 2016. 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 see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Lancashire - 12 £38,750 - 2
Cheshire +36 8 £23,750 -50.00%
Cumbria - 1 £27,500 -
iSeries
England

iSeries
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the North West

For the 6 months to 24 September 2016, IT jobs citing iSeries also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the North West region with a requirement for iSeries.

1 50 (74.63%) RPG
2 47 (70.15%) AS400
3 33 (49.25%) Finance
4 31 (46.27%) RPG IV
5 24 (35.82%) SQL
6 22 (32.84%) ERP
7 17 (25.37%) ITIL
7 17 (25.37%) IBM
8 16 (23.88%) Agile Software Development
9 12 (17.91%) DB2
9 12 (17.91%) MS Excel
10 10 (14.93%) Unit Testing
11 9 (13.43%) Waterfall
12 8 (11.94%) Telecoms
12 8 (11.94%) Software Testing
13 7 (10.45%) ITIL V3
13 7 (10.45%) Billing
13 7 (10.45%) Advertising
13 7 (10.45%) MS Office
13 7 (10.45%) XML
13 7 (10.45%) BizTalk Server
14 6 (8.96%) SDLC
15 5 (7.46%) Microsoft
16 4 (5.97%) SLA
16 4 (5.97%) Cisco
16 4 (5.97%) Firewall
16 4 (5.97%) VMware
16 4 (5.97%) CCNA
16 4 (5.97%) Active Directory
16 4 (5.97%) Cisco Certification

iSeries
Top Related IT Skills in the North West by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 7 (10.45%) BizTalk Server
2 4 (5.97%) Exchange Server 2010
2 4 (5.97%) IBM Notes
2 4 (5.97%) MS Exchange
2 4 (5.97%) SharePoint
Applications
1 12 (17.91%) MS Excel
2 7 (10.45%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 4 (5.97%) Infor M3
2 1 (1.49%) Cognos Business Intelligence
Cloud Services
1 1 (1.49%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 4 (5.97%) DHCP
1 4 (5.97%) DNS
1 4 (5.97%) Firewall
1 4 (5.97%) Internet
1 4 (5.97%) LAN
1 4 (5.97%) VLAN
1 4 (5.97%) VPN
1 4 (5.97%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 12 (17.91%) DB2
General
1 33 (49.25%) Finance
2 8 (11.94%) Telecoms
3 7 (10.45%) Advertising
3 7 (10.45%) Billing
4 3 (4.48%) Automotive
5 1 (1.49%) Manufacturing
5 1 (1.49%) Retail
Job Titles
1 42 (62.69%) Analyst
2 34 (50.75%) Programmer
2 34 (50.75%) RPG Programmer
3 27 (40.30%) Analyst Programmer
3 27 (40.30%) RPG Analyst Programmer
4 18 (26.87%) Applications Support
5 12 (17.91%) Developer
6 11 (16.42%) Support Analyst
7 10 (14.93%) AS400 Developer
7 10 (14.93%) Senior Analyst
7 10 (14.93%) Senior Analyst Programmer
7 10 (14.93%) Senior Programme Analyst
7 10 (14.93%) Senior Programmer
7 10 (14.93%) Senior RPG Analyst Programmer
7 10 (14.93%) Senior RPG Programmer
8 9 (13.43%) Applications Support Analyst
9 8 (11.94%) RPG Developer
10 7 (10.45%) AS400 Programmer
11 5 (7.46%) Systems Support
12 4 (5.97%) Systems Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (10.45%) XML
2 4 (5.97%) WAP
3 1 (1.49%) EDI
Miscellaneous
1 47 (70.15%) AS400
2 3 (4.48%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (1.49%) Computer Science
3 1 (1.49%) EPoS
Operating Systems
1 4 (5.97%) Windows
1 4 (5.97%) Windows 7
1 4 (5.97%) Windows Server
2 1 (1.49%) OS/400
Processes & Methodologies
1 22 (32.84%) ERP
2 17 (25.37%) ITIL
3 16 (23.88%) Agile Software Development
4 10 (14.93%) Unit Testing
5 9 (13.43%) Waterfall
6 8 (11.94%) Software Testing
7 7 (10.45%) ITIL V3
8 6 (8.96%) SDLC
9 4 (5.97%) Email Filtering
9 4 (5.97%) Kalman Filter
9 4 (5.97%) PRINCE2
9 4 (5.97%) System Testing
10 3 (4.48%) Logistics
11 1 (1.49%) Business Intelligence
11 1 (1.49%) Requirements Analysis
Programming Languages
1 50 (74.63%) RPG
2 31 (46.27%) RPG IV
3 24 (35.82%) SQL
4 1 (1.49%) VBA
Qualifications
1 4 (5.97%) CCNA
1 4 (5.97%) Cisco Certification
1 4 (5.97%) Degree
1 4 (5.97%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (5.97%) SLA
System Software
1 4 (5.97%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 4 (5.97%) McAfee ePO
Vendors
1 17 (25.37%) IBM
2 5 (7.46%) Microsoft
3 4 (5.97%) Cisco
3 4 (5.97%) Infor
3 4 (5.97%) Intel Security
3 4 (5.97%) IronPort
3 4 (5.97%) Lotus
3 4 (5.97%) ScanSafe
3 4 (5.97%) Veeam
3 4 (5.97%) VMware
4 1 (1.49%) Cognos
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