The table below looks at the prevalence of the term iSeries in IT jobs advertised for the Scotland region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited iSeries over the 3 months to 5 May 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
5 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
IBM iSeries
Rank 155 150 176
Rank change year-on-year
-5 +26
Permanent jobs citing iSeries 2 5 5
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Scotland 0.070% 0.16% 0.12%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 0.17% 0.42% 0.39%
Number of salaries quoted 1 4 2
Median salary £18,000 £37,750 £33,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-52.31% +14.39%
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £42,500 £36,500
% change year-on-year
-5.88% +16.43%
iSeries
UK

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

Miscellaneous Category
Scotland
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Miscellaneous category
1162 1193 1297
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Scotland 40.56% 38.03% 32.30%
Number of salaries quoted 651 716 823
Median salary £42,500 £42,500 £42,500
90% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £28,000 £27,545
10% offered a salary of more than £67,500 £60,000 £60,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -

iSeries
Jobs Demand Trend in Scotland

The demand trend of job ads across the Scotland region citing iSeries as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in the Miscellaneous category.

iSeries Jobs Demand Trend in Scotland

iSeries
Salary Trend in Scotland

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

iSeries Salary Trend in Scotland

iSeries
Job Locations in Scotland

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing iSeries within the Scotland region over the 3 months to 5 May 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
Edinburgh -8 1 - -
Inverclyde - 1 £18,000 -
iSeries
UK

iSeries
Top 28 Related IT Skills in Scotland

For the 6 months to 5 May 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 Scotland region with a requirement for iSeries.

1 3 (100.00%) Windows
2 2 (66.67%) ITIL
2 2 (66.67%) Windows XP
2 2 (66.67%) MS Exchange
2 2 (66.67%) DHCP
2 2 (66.67%) DNS
2 2 (66.67%) Microsoft
2 2 (66.67%) Active Directory
2 2 (66.67%) Avaya
2 2 (66.67%) Windows Server 2003
2 2 (66.67%) Symantec
2 2 (66.67%) AS400
2 2 (66.67%) Migration
2 2 (66.67%) Exchange Server 2007
2 2 (66.67%) Windows Server 2008
2 2 (66.67%) Windows 7
2 2 (66.67%) Incident Management
3 1 (33.33%) WebSphere
3 1 (33.33%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
3 1 (33.33%) Windows Server
3 1 (33.33%) Banking
3 1 (33.33%) WebSphere MQ
3 1 (33.33%) zOS
3 1 (33.33%) Microsoft Certification
3 1 (33.33%) SLA
3 1 (33.33%) IBM
3 1 (33.33%) Unix
3 1 (33.33%) Linux

iSeries
Top Related IT Skills in Scotland 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 2 (66.67%) Exchange Server 2007
1 2 (66.67%) MS Exchange
2 1 (33.33%) WebSphere
Communications & Networking
1 2 (66.67%) DHCP
1 2 (66.67%) DNS
General
1 1 (33.33%) Banking
Job Titles
1 2 (66.67%) Analyst
2 1 (33.33%) Service Analyst
2 1 (33.33%) Service Desk Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (33.33%) WebSphere MQ
Miscellaneous
1 2 (66.67%) AS400
Operating Systems
1 3 (100.00%) Windows
2 2 (66.67%) Windows 7
2 2 (66.67%) Windows Server 2003
2 2 (66.67%) Windows Server 2008
2 2 (66.67%) Windows XP
3 1 (33.33%) Linux
3 1 (33.33%) Unix
3 1 (33.33%) Windows Server
3 1 (33.33%) zOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (66.67%) Incident Management
1 2 (66.67%) ITIL
1 2 (66.67%) Migration
Qualifications
1 1 (33.33%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
1 1 (33.33%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (33.33%) SLA
System Software
1 2 (66.67%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 2 (66.67%) Avaya
1 2 (66.67%) Microsoft
1 2 (66.67%) Symantec
2 1 (33.33%) IBM