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 17 April 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
17 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
IBM iSeries
Rank 422 420 409
Rank change year-on-year
-2 -11
Permanent jobs citing iSeries 32 33 46
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 0.15% 0.14% 0.20%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 0.42% 0.37% 0.57%
Number of salaries quoted 20 30 40
Average salary £45,000 £36,500 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+23.28% -14.11%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £27,650 £29,450
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £48,850 £45,100
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £35,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+21.42% -17.64%
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
7630 8857 8055
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 35.42% 36.98% 35.29%
Number of salaries quoted 5923 6887 6501
Average salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £27,500 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £60,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,250
% change year-on-year
- +4.57%

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 17 April 2015.

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 17 April 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
East Sussex - 11 £55,000 -
Berkshire +10 8 £67,500 -15.62%
Hampshire -4 7 £35,000 -4.10%
Surrey +3 2 - -
Kent - 2 £45,000 - 1
Oxfordshire - 1 £40,000 -
iSeries
England

iSeries
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 17 April 2015, 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 42 (62.69%) SQL
2 38 (56.72%) Mentoring
3 30 (44.78%) Finance
4 29 (43.28%) AS400
4 29 (43.28%) IBM
5 25 (37.31%) Service Delivery
6 23 (34.33%) Firewall
6 23 (34.33%) HP
6 23 (34.33%) DB2
7 22 (32.84%) LAN
7 22 (32.84%) VoIP
7 22 (32.84%) WAN
7 22 (32.84%) VMS
7 22 (32.84%) Avaya
7 22 (32.84%) VMware
7 22 (32.84%) 3PAR
7 22 (32.84%) Unified Communications
8 21 (31.34%) vSphere
8 21 (31.34%) BYOD
8 21 (31.34%) Degree
8 21 (31.34%) MPLS
8 21 (31.34%) SAN
8 21 (31.34%) ISEB
8 21 (31.34%) VPN
9 20 (29.85%) VMware Infrastructure
9 20 (29.85%) Migration
9 20 (29.85%) Agile Software Development
10 19 (28.36%) Management Information System
10 19 (28.36%) Cloud Computing
10 19 (28.36%) ISTQB

iSeries
Top Related IT Skills in the South East by Category

For the 6 months to 17 April 2015, 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 1 (1.49%) IIS
1 1 (1.49%) MS Exchange
1 1 (1.49%) BizTalk Server
1 1 (1.49%) WebSphere
1 1 (1.49%) Exchange Server 2007
1 1 (1.49%) Lync
Applications
1 5 (7.46%) MS Office
1 5 (7.46%) MS Excel
2 1 (1.49%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 1 (1.49%) SAP FI
1 1 (1.49%) SAP FI/CO
1 1 (1.49%) SAP CO
1 1 (1.49%) SAP GRC
Cloud Services
1 19 (28.36%) Cloud Computing
1 19 (28.36%) SaaS
1 19 (28.36%) PaaS
1 19 (28.36%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 23 (34.33%) Firewall
2 22 (32.84%) Unified Communications
2 22 (32.84%) LAN
2 22 (32.84%) VoIP
2 22 (32.84%) WAN
3 21 (31.34%) VPN
3 21 (31.34%) MPLS
3 21 (31.34%) SAN
4 2 (2.99%) DNS
4 2 (2.99%) TCP/IP
5 1 (1.49%) LDAP
5 1 (1.49%) DHCP
5 1 (1.49%) HTTP
5 1 (1.49%) Internet
5 1 (1.49%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 23 (34.33%) DB2
2 1 (1.49%) Informix
2 1 (1.49%) SAP BW
2 1 (1.49%) MongoDB
2 1 (1.49%) Big Data
2 1 (1.49%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 1 (1.49%) JMeter
1 1 (1.49%) Selenium
1 1 (1.49%) SoapUI
General
1 30 (44.78%) Finance
2 5 (7.46%) Telecoms
3 4 (5.97%) Banking
4 2 (2.99%) Manufacturing
5 1 (1.49%) French Language
5 1 (1.49%) German Language
Job Titles
1 22 (32.84%) Analyst
1 22 (32.84%) Test Analyst
2 19 (28.36%) Engineering Manager
2 19 (28.36%) Technical Manager
3 10 (14.93%) AS400 Test Analyst
4 6 (8.96%) Delivery Manager
4 6 (8.96%) Services Delivery Manager
4 6 (8.96%) Service Manager
5 5 (7.46%) Solutions Architect
5 5 (7.46%) Architect
6 4 (5.97%) Test Manager
7 3 (4.48%) Desktop Support
7 3 (4.48%) 2nd Line Support
8 2 (2.99%) Infrastructure Manager
8 2 (2.99%) IT Manager
9 1 (1.49%) Consultant
9 1 (1.49%) Systems Engineer
9 1 (1.49%) Project Manager
9 1 (1.49%) Sales Consultant
9 1 (1.49%) ERP Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10 (14.93%) .NET
2 7 (10.45%) XML
3 6 (8.96%) Web Services
4 5 (7.46%) HTML
4 5 (7.46%) J2EE
4 5 (7.46%) SOAP
4 5 (7.46%) jQuery
4 5 (7.46%) REST
5 2 (2.99%) Middleware
6 1 (1.49%) Web Dynpro
6 1 (1.49%) SAP Smart Forms
6 1 (1.49%) BAPI
6 1 (1.49%) SAP XI
6 1 (1.49%) JSON
6 1 (1.49%) EDI
6 1 (1.49%) WebSphere MQ
Miscellaneous
1 29 (43.28%) AS400
2 21 (31.34%) BYOD
3 19 (28.36%) Management Information System
3 19 (28.36%) Computer Science
4 15 (22.39%) Analytical Skills
5 1 (1.49%) Video Conferencing
5 1 (1.49%) Data Integration
5 1 (1.49%) Enterprise Storage
5 1 (1.49%) Mainframe
5 1 (1.49%) PKI
Operating Systems
1 22 (32.84%) VMS
2 6 (8.96%) UNIX
3 5 (7.46%) Windows
4 3 (4.48%) Windows XP
4 3 (4.48%) Windows Mobile
4 3 (4.48%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 38 (56.72%) Mentoring
2 25 (37.31%) Service Delivery
3 20 (29.85%) Migration
3 20 (29.85%) Agile Software Development
4 19 (28.36%) Coaching
5 18 (26.87%) Continuous Improvement
6 17 (25.37%) Project Management
7 7 (10.45%) ITIL
8 6 (8.96%) ITIL V3
9 5 (7.46%) MVC
10 4 (5.97%) E-Commerce
10 4 (5.97%) B2B
10 4 (5.97%) B2C
10 4 (5.97%) E-business
10 4 (5.97%) People Management
10 4 (5.97%) Test Management
11 3 (4.48%) Automated Testing
11 3 (4.48%) Software Deployment
11 3 (4.48%) Asset Management
11 3 (4.48%) Disaster Recovery
Programming Languages
1 42 (62.69%) SQL
2 6 (8.96%) RPG
3 5 (7.46%) JavaScript
4 1 (1.49%) ABAP
4 1 (1.49%) SAPscript
Qualifications
1 21 (31.34%) ISEB
1 21 (31.34%) Degree
2 19 (28.36%) Cisco Certification
2 19 (28.36%) Microsoft Certification
2 19 (28.36%) MCSE
2 19 (28.36%) CCNA
2 19 (28.36%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
2 19 (28.36%) ISTQB
3 1 (1.49%) PRINCE2 Certification
3 1 (1.49%) HP APS
System Software
1 21 (31.34%) vSphere
2 20 (29.85%) VMware Infrastructure
3 3 (4.48%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 19 (28.36%) HP Quality Center
2 3 (4.48%) Backup Exec
2 3 (4.48%) SCCM
Vendors
1 29 (43.28%) IBM
2 23 (34.33%) HP
3 22 (32.84%) Avaya
3 22 (32.84%) VMware
3 22 (32.84%) 3PAR
4 7 (10.45%) Microsoft
5 4 (5.97%) Salesforce.com
6 3 (4.48%) Citrix
7 2 (2.99%) MAPICS
7 2 (2.99%) Cisco
8 1 (1.49%) Greenplum
8 1 (1.49%) Vertica
8 1 (1.49%) Oracle
8 1 (1.49%) Sybase
8 1 (1.49%) SAP
Canterbury, Kent
CV Screen Ltd
Salary: Up to £45k and benefits
Posted: 5 days ago