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 24 December 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
24 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
IBM iSeries
Rank 410 405 411
Rank change year-on-year
-5 +6
Permanent jobs citing iSeries 28 22 35
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 0.13% 0.10% 0.15%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 0.37% 0.29% 0.41%
Number of salaries quoted 16 21 30
Average salary £30,500 £35,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-12.85% -12.50%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,000 £31,000 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,750 £72,500 £67,500
UK excluding London average salary £41,000 £32,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+26.15% -18.75%
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
7583 7713 8447
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 35.20% 36.42% 36.71%
Number of salaries quoted 5858 6073 7241
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 £26,000 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £64,500 £60,000 £62,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%

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 24 December 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 24 December 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
(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
Hampshire -13 11 £25,000 -28.57% 2
East Sussex - 8 - -
Buckinghamshire +2 3 - -
Kent - 3 £30,500 -
Berkshire +6 2 £50,750 -30.00%
Sussex - 1 £65,000 -
iSeries
England

iSeries
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 24 December 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 30 (46.88%) AS400
2 23 (35.94%) SQL
3 21 (32.81%) Windows
4 20 (31.25%) IBM
5 17 (26.56%) VMware
5 17 (26.56%) Agile Software Development
6 16 (25.00%) Active Directory
7 15 (23.44%) Microsoft
8 14 (21.88%) MS Office
9 13 (20.31%) Windows XP
9 13 (20.31%) Citrix
9 13 (20.31%) Finance
9 13 (20.31%) Backup Exec
9 13 (20.31%) Asset Management
9 13 (20.31%) Windows Mobile
9 13 (20.31%) SCCM
9 13 (20.31%) Windows 7
9 13 (20.31%) Software Deployment
10 12 (18.75%) DB2
10 12 (18.75%) UNIX
10 12 (18.75%) VMware Infrastructure
11 11 (17.19%) HTML
11 11 (17.19%) RPG
11 11 (17.19%) HP
11 11 (17.19%) SAN
11 11 (17.19%) Service Delivery
11 11 (17.19%) Firewall
11 11 (17.19%) vSphere
11 11 (17.19%) 3PAR
11 11 (17.19%) Mentoring

iSeries
Top Related IT Skills in the South East by Category

For the 6 months to 24 December 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 3 (4.69%) WebSphere
2 2 (3.13%) WebSphere Application Server
3 1 (1.56%) Lotus Domino
Applications
1 14 (21.88%) MS Office
2 8 (12.50%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 7 (10.94%) INSURE/90
2 1 (1.56%) SAP GRC
2 1 (1.56%) SAP FI
2 1 (1.56%) SAP FI/CO
2 1 (1.56%) SAP CO
Cloud Services
1 8 (12.50%) Cloud Computing
1 8 (12.50%) SaaS
1 8 (12.50%) PaaS
1 8 (12.50%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 11 (17.19%) SAN
1 11 (17.19%) Firewall
2 9 (14.06%) Unified Communications
2 9 (14.06%) MPLS
2 9 (14.06%) VPN
2 9 (14.06%) LAN
2 9 (14.06%) VoIP
2 9 (14.06%) WAN
3 2 (3.13%) LDAP
4 1 (1.56%) Ethernet
4 1 (1.56%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 12 (18.75%) DB2
2 5 (7.81%) Data Warehouse
2 5 (7.81%) DataStage
3 1 (1.56%) SQL Server
3 1 (1.56%) SAP BW
Development Applications
1 3 (4.69%) Subversion
General
1 13 (20.31%) Finance
2 2 (3.13%) Legal
2 2 (3.13%) Retail
3 1 (1.56%) Telecoms
3 1 (1.56%) Military
3 1 (1.56%) Aerospace
Job Titles
1 14 (21.88%) Desktop Support
2 13 (20.31%) 2nd Line Support
3 10 (15.63%) Developer
4 9 (14.06%) Technical Manager
5 8 (12.50%) Engineering Manager
6 7 (10.94%) Senior Developer
6 7 (10.94%) Senior RPG Developer
6 7 (10.94%) RPG Developer
7 6 (9.38%) Analyst
8 5 (7.81%) Test Analyst
8 5 (7.81%) Development Manager
8 5 (7.81%) Administrator
8 5 (7.81%) UNIX Administrator
9 4 (6.25%) Project Engineer
9 4 (6.25%) Tester
10 3 (4.69%) Systems Administrator
10 3 (4.69%) Delivery Manager
10 3 (4.69%) UNIX Engineer
10 3 (4.69%) Linux Engineer
10 3 (4.69%) AS400 Test Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 11 (17.19%) HTML
2 10 (15.63%) CSS
3 8 (12.50%) .NET
4 3 (4.69%) ASP.NET
4 3 (4.69%) NHibernate
4 3 (4.69%) .NET Framework
4 3 (4.69%) LINQ
4 3 (4.69%) jQuery
4 3 (4.69%) ASP.NET MVC
4 3 (4.69%) LINQ to SQL
4 3 (4.69%) ASP.NET MVC 4
4 3 (4.69%) ASP.NET Web Forms
5 2 (3.13%) XML
6 1 (1.56%) EDI
6 1 (1.56%) WebSphere MQ
6 1 (1.56%) Middleware
6 1 (1.56%) Web Dynpro
6 1 (1.56%) SAP Smart Forms
6 1 (1.56%) BAPI
6 1 (1.56%) SAP XI
Miscellaneous
1 30 (46.88%) AS400
2 8 (12.50%) Computer Science
2 8 (12.50%) Management Information System
3 7 (10.94%) Analytical Skills
4 2 (3.13%) Enterprise Storage
Operating Systems
1 21 (32.81%) Windows
2 13 (20.31%) Windows XP
2 13 (20.31%) Windows Mobile
2 13 (20.31%) Windows 7
3 12 (18.75%) UNIX
4 9 (14.06%) VMS
5 8 (12.50%) Linux
5 8 (12.50%) AIX
6 6 (9.38%) Solaris
7 5 (7.81%) SUSE
7 5 (7.81%) Ubuntu
7 5 (7.81%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 2 (3.13%) CentOS
9 1 (1.56%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 17 (26.56%) Agile Software Development
2 13 (20.31%) Asset Management
2 13 (20.31%) Software Deployment
3 11 (17.19%) Mentoring
3 11 (17.19%) Service Delivery
4 8 (12.50%) Migration
5 7 (10.94%) Continuous Improvement
6 6 (9.38%) Incident Management
6 6 (9.38%) ITIL
6 6 (9.38%) Project Management
7 5 (7.81%) DSDM
7 5 (7.81%) Business Intelligence
7 5 (7.81%) Waterfall
8 4 (6.25%) ITIL V3
8 4 (6.25%) Test Automation
9 3 (4.69%) Coaching
9 3 (4.69%) MVC
9 3 (4.69%) Disaster Recovery
9 3 (4.69%) OOP
10 2 (3.13%) ERP
Programming Languages
1 23 (35.94%) SQL
2 11 (17.19%) RPG
3 7 (10.94%) RPG III
4 5 (7.81%) Java
5 3 (4.69%) JavaScript
5 3 (4.69%) C#
6 2 (3.13%) Shell Script
7 1 (1.56%) ABAP
7 1 (1.56%) SAPscript
Qualifications
1 9 (14.06%) ISEB
2 8 (12.50%) Cisco Certification
2 8 (12.50%) Microsoft Certification
2 8 (12.50%) MCSE
2 8 (12.50%) CCNA
2 8 (12.50%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
2 8 (12.50%) Degree
3 3 (4.69%) ISTQB
4 2 (3.13%) IBM Certification
4 2 (3.13%) RHCSA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (3.13%) SLA
1 2 (3.13%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 16 (25.00%) Active Directory
2 12 (18.75%) VMware Infrastructure
3 11 (17.19%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 13 (20.31%) Backup Exec
1 13 (20.31%) SCCM
2 3 (4.69%) HP Quality Center
3 2 (3.13%) Nagios
Vendors
1 20 (31.25%) IBM
2 17 (26.56%) VMware
3 15 (23.44%) Microsoft
4 13 (20.31%) Citrix
5 11 (17.19%) HP
5 11 (17.19%) 3PAR
6 9 (14.06%) Avaya
7 8 (12.50%) Sun
7 8 (12.50%) Red Hat
8 7 (10.94%) Oracle
9 6 (9.38%) SAP
10 5 (7.81%) Salesforce.com
11 2 (3.13%) LANDesk
12 1 (1.56%) Lotus
12 1 (1.56%) Intel
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