The table below looks at the prevalence of the term iSeries in IT jobs advertised for the South East region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited iSeries over the 3 months to 22 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
22 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
IBM iSeries
Rank 406 379 355
Rank change year-on-year
-27 -24
Permanent jobs citing iSeries 44 50 92
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 0.19% 0.23% 0.40%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 0.64% 0.79% 1.30%
Number of salaries quoted 41 41 76
Average salary £42,500 £40,000 £45,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.25% -12.08%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,500 £30,000 £37,500
10% offered a salary of more than £77,500 £55,000 £67,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -16.66%
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 South East region.

Miscellaneous Category
South East
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Miscellaneous category
6833 6330 7073
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 30.19% 29.13% 30.90%
Number of salaries quoted 5181 5149 5956
Average salary £42,500 £42,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+1.19% +5.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,000 £25,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £60,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,000
% change year-on-year
- +5.26%

iSeries
Jobs Demand Trend in the South East

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

iSeries Jobs Demand Trend in the South East

iSeries
Salary Trend in the South East

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

iSeries Salary Trend in the South East

iSeries
Salary Histogram in the South East

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing iSeries across the South East region over the 3 months to 22 August 2014.

iSeries Salary Histogram in the South East

iSeries
Job Locations in the South East

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing iSeries within the South East region over the 3 months to 22 August 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
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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
East Sussex -22 11 £42,500 -22.72%
Thames Valley - 11 £77,500 -
Surrey -9 8 £24,500 -18.33%
Hampshire -15 7 £25,000 -37.50%
Berkshire -6 5 £55,000 -
Buckinghamshire -5 2 £32,000 -11.11%
iSeries
England

iSeries
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 22 August 2014, IT jobs across the South 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 35 (42.68%) AS400
2 24 (29.27%) Finance
3 23 (28.05%) IBM
4 21 (25.61%) Windows
5 18 (21.95%) Oracle
6 17 (20.73%) RPG
6 17 (20.73%) SAP
7 15 (18.29%) .NET
7 15 (18.29%) Data Warehouse
7 15 (18.29%) VMware
7 15 (18.29%) Waterfall
8 14 (17.07%) HTML
8 14 (17.07%) Java
8 14 (17.07%) Business Intelligence
8 14 (17.07%) Salesforce.com
8 14 (17.07%) DataStage
9 13 (15.85%) CSS
9 13 (15.85%) DSDM
9 13 (15.85%) Firewall
9 13 (15.85%) RPG III
9 13 (15.85%) INSURE/90
10 11 (13.41%) VMware Infrastructure
11 10 (12.20%) Disaster Recovery
12 9 (10.98%) Microsoft
12 9 (10.98%) ISEB
12 9 (10.98%) LANDesk
12 9 (10.98%) Change Control
12 9 (10.98%) vSphere
13 7 (8.54%) Performance Management
13 7 (8.54%) Citrix

iSeries
Top Related IT Skills in the South East by Category

For the 6 months to 22 August 2014, IT jobs across the South 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.

Application Platforms
1 5 (6.10%) WebSphere
2 2 (2.44%) WebSphere Application Server
3 1 (1.22%) Lotus Domino
3 1 (1.22%) SAS
Applications
1 7 (8.54%) MS Office
2 3 (3.66%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 13 (15.85%) INSURE/90
2 3 (3.66%) SAP GRC
3 2 (2.44%) SAP CO
3 2 (2.44%) SAP FI/CO
3 2 (2.44%) SAP FI
4 1 (1.22%) Dynamics CRM
Communications & Networking
1 13 (15.85%) Firewall
2 4 (4.88%) WAN
3 2 (2.44%) SAN
3 2 (2.44%) LDAP
4 1 (1.22%) Ethernet
4 1 (1.22%) TCP/IP
4 1 (1.22%) Wi-Fi
4 1 (1.22%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 15 (18.29%) Data Warehouse
2 14 (17.07%) DataStage
3 3 (3.66%) SQL Server
3 3 (3.66%) SAP BW
4 2 (2.44%) DB2
5 1 (1.22%) QlikView
5 1 (1.22%) Oracle Reports
Development Applications
1 1 (1.22%) SoapUI
1 1 (1.22%) Cucumber
1 1 (1.22%) SpecFlow
General
1 24 (29.27%) Finance
2 5 (6.10%) Telecoms
3 2 (2.44%) Automotive
3 2 (2.44%) Legal
3 2 (2.44%) Retail
4 1 (1.22%) Banking
Job Titles
1 15 (18.29%) Developer
2 14 (17.07%) Development Manager
3 13 (15.85%) Senior Developer
3 13 (15.85%) RPG Developer
3 13 (15.85%) Senior RPG Developer
4 10 (12.20%) Analyst
5 9 (10.98%) Senior Tester
5 9 (10.98%) Tester
5 9 (10.98%) Desktop Support
6 7 (8.54%) Team Leader
6 7 (8.54%) Test Team Leader
6 7 (8.54%) Support Engineer
7 6 (7.32%) Test Analyst
7 6 (7.32%) AS400 Support
8 5 (6.10%) Senior Analyst
9 4 (4.88%) 2nd Line Support
9 4 (4.88%) Desktop Support Engineer
9 4 (4.88%) Desktop Engineer
10 3 (3.66%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
10 3 (3.66%) Project Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 15 (18.29%) .NET
2 14 (17.07%) HTML
3 13 (15.85%) CSS
4 4 (4.88%) XML
5 3 (3.66%) EDI
5 3 (3.66%) Web Services
5 3 (3.66%) WebSphere MQ
5 3 (3.66%) Middleware
5 3 (3.66%) SAP XI
5 3 (3.66%) SAP Smart Forms
5 3 (3.66%) BAPI
5 3 (3.66%) Web Dynpro
6 1 (1.22%) Velocity
Miscellaneous
1 35 (42.68%) AS400
2 2 (2.44%) Enterprise Software
2 2 (2.44%) Enterprise Storage
3 1 (1.22%) LPAR
3 1 (1.22%) IBM Mainframe
3 1 (1.22%) Client/Server
3 1 (1.22%) N-Tier
3 1 (1.22%) iDTV
3 1 (1.22%) Mainframe
3 1 (1.22%) BBC
Operating Systems
1 21 (25.61%) Windows
2 6 (7.32%) UNIX
3 5 (6.10%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 5 (6.10%) AIX
3 5 (6.10%) Solaris
3 5 (6.10%) Linux
4 4 (4.88%) Windows XP
4 4 (4.88%) Windows 7
4 4 (4.88%) Windows Mobile
5 2 (2.44%) SUSE
5 2 (2.44%) Ubuntu
5 2 (2.44%) CentOS
6 1 (1.22%) Windows Server 2008
6 1 (1.22%) OS/400
Processes & Methodologies
1 15 (18.29%) Waterfall
2 14 (17.07%) Business Intelligence
3 13 (15.85%) DSDM
4 10 (12.20%) Disaster Recovery
5 9 (10.98%) Change Control
6 7 (8.54%) Performance Management
7 6 (7.32%) Asset Management
8 5 (6.10%) ITIL
8 5 (6.10%) PRINCE2
8 5 (6.10%) Service Delivery
9 4 (4.88%) CRM
9 4 (4.88%) Kanban
9 4 (4.88%) Software Deployment
10 3 (3.66%) OO
10 3 (3.66%) ETL
10 3 (3.66%) Workflow
10 3 (3.66%) E-business
11 2 (2.44%) Stakeholder Management
11 2 (2.44%) Data Management
11 2 (2.44%) Project Management
Programming Languages
1 17 (20.73%) RPG
2 14 (17.07%) Java
3 13 (15.85%) RPG III
4 6 (7.32%) SQL
5 3 (3.66%) ABAP
5 3 (3.66%) SAPscript
6 2 (2.44%) Shell Script
7 1 (1.22%) C#
Qualifications
1 9 (10.98%) ISEB
2 4 (4.88%) PRINCE2 Certification
3 2 (2.44%) IBM Certification
4 1 (1.22%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (3.66%) SLA
System Software
1 11 (13.41%) VMware Infrastructure
2 9 (10.98%) vSphere
3 5 (6.10%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 4 (4.88%) Backup Exec
1 4 (4.88%) HP Quality Center
1 4 (4.88%) SCCM
2 2 (2.44%) Nagios
Vendors
1 23 (28.05%) IBM
2 18 (21.95%) Oracle
3 17 (20.73%) SAP
4 15 (18.29%) VMware
5 14 (17.07%) Salesforce.com
6 9 (10.98%) Microsoft
6 9 (10.98%) LANDesk
7 7 (8.54%) Citrix
8 5 (6.10%) Sun
8 5 (6.10%) Red Hat
9 2 (2.44%) HP
9 2 (2.44%) Cognizant
9 2 (2.44%) 3PAR
10 1 (1.22%) Capita
10 1 (1.22%) Lotus
10 1 (1.22%) Intel