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 26 January 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
26 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
IBM iSeries
Rank 395 372 399
Rank change year-on-year
-23 +27
Permanent jobs citing iSeries 41 33 43
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 0.20% 0.16% 0.19%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 0.56% 0.44% 0.52%
Number of salaries quoted 24 31 38
Average salary £35,000 £35,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- -12.50%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,250 £31,000 £30,750
10% offered a salary of more than £63,950 £55,000 £52,750
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £32,750 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+29.77% -18.12%
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
7361 7449 8195
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 35.47% 36.95% 36.79%
Number of salaries quoted 5852 5828 6998
Average salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,000 £26,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £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 26 January 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 26 January 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
Hampshire -11 19 £35,000 -
East Sussex - 10 - -
Buckinghamshire +10 6 - -
Berkshire +1 5 £61,500 -3.52% 2
Sussex - 1 £65,000 -
iSeries
England

iSeries
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 26 January 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 36 (48.65%) AS400
2 35 (47.30%) SQL
3 25 (33.78%) Finance
4 24 (32.43%) Mentoring
5 21 (28.38%) IBM
6 20 (27.03%) ISEB
7 18 (24.32%) Windows
8 16 (21.62%) Service Delivery
8 16 (21.62%) VMware
9 15 (20.27%) Active Directory
9 15 (20.27%) Microsoft
10 14 (18.92%) UNIX
10 14 (18.92%) DB2
10 14 (18.92%) MS Office
10 14 (18.92%) Agile Software Development
10 14 (18.92%) ISTQB
10 14 (18.92%) Coaching
10 14 (18.92%) HP Quality Center
11 13 (17.57%) SCCM
11 13 (17.57%) 3PAR
11 13 (17.57%) Windows 7
11 13 (17.57%) Software Deployment
11 13 (17.57%) Windows Mobile
11 13 (17.57%) Asset Management
11 13 (17.57%) Backup Exec
11 13 (17.57%) Windows XP
11 13 (17.57%) HP
11 13 (17.57%) Citrix
11 13 (17.57%) SAN
12 12 (16.22%) VMware Infrastructure

iSeries
Top Related IT Skills in the South East by Category

For the 6 months to 26 January 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 3 (4.05%) WebSphere
2 2 (2.70%) WebSphere Application Server
Applications
1 14 (18.92%) MS Office
2 8 (10.81%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 5 (6.76%) INSURE/90
2 1 (1.35%) SAP GRC
2 1 (1.35%) SAP FI
2 1 (1.35%) SAP FI/CO
2 1 (1.35%) SAP CO
Cloud Services
1 10 (13.51%) Cloud Computing
1 10 (13.51%) SaaS
1 10 (13.51%) PaaS
1 10 (13.51%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 13 (17.57%) SAN
2 11 (14.86%) MPLS
2 11 (14.86%) Firewall
2 11 (14.86%) Unified Communications
2 11 (14.86%) LAN
2 11 (14.86%) VoIP
2 11 (14.86%) WAN
2 11 (14.86%) VPN
3 2 (2.70%) LDAP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 14 (18.92%) DB2
2 1 (1.35%) SAP BW
Development Applications
1 3 (4.05%) Subversion
General
1 25 (33.78%) Finance
2 2 (2.70%) Telecoms
2 2 (2.70%) Legal
3 1 (1.35%) Military
3 1 (1.35%) Banking
3 1 (1.35%) Retail
3 1 (1.35%) Aerospace
Job Titles
1 17 (22.97%) Analyst
2 16 (21.62%) Test Analyst
3 13 (17.57%) 2nd Line Support
3 13 (17.57%) Desktop Support
4 11 (14.86%) Technical Manager
5 10 (13.51%) Engineering Manager
6 8 (10.81%) Developer
6 8 (10.81%) AS400 Test Analyst
7 6 (8.11%) Services Delivery Manager
7 6 (8.11%) Service Manager
7 6 (8.11%) Delivery Manager
8 5 (6.76%) RPG Developer
8 5 (6.76%) Senior RPG Developer
8 5 (6.76%) UNIX Administrator
8 5 (6.76%) Administrator
8 5 (6.76%) Senior Developer
9 4 (5.41%) Tester
10 3 (4.05%) Systems Administrator
10 3 (4.05%) .NET Developer
10 3 (4.05%) UNIX Systems Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 11 (14.86%) HTML
2 8 (10.81%) CSS
3 7 (9.46%) .NET
4 5 (6.76%) jQuery
5 4 (5.41%) XML
6 3 (4.05%) ASP.NET
6 3 (4.05%) Web Services
6 3 (4.05%) NHibernate
6 3 (4.05%) .NET Framework
6 3 (4.05%) LINQ
6 3 (4.05%) ASP.NET MVC
6 3 (4.05%) LINQ to SQL
6 3 (4.05%) ASP.NET MVC 4
6 3 (4.05%) ASP.NET Web Forms
7 2 (2.70%) REST
7 2 (2.70%) J2EE
7 2 (2.70%) SOAP
8 1 (1.35%) EDI
8 1 (1.35%) WebSphere MQ
8 1 (1.35%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 36 (48.65%) AS400
2 10 (13.51%) Computer Science
2 10 (13.51%) Management Information System
3 9 (12.16%) Analytical Skills
4 2 (2.70%) Enterprise Storage
Operating Systems
1 18 (24.32%) Windows
2 14 (18.92%) UNIX
3 13 (17.57%) Windows XP
3 13 (17.57%) Windows Mobile
3 13 (17.57%) Windows 7
4 11 (14.86%) VMS
5 7 (9.46%) Linux
5 7 (9.46%) AIX
6 5 (6.76%) Solaris
6 5 (6.76%) SUSE
6 5 (6.76%) Ubuntu
7 4 (5.41%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 2 (2.70%) CentOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 24 (32.43%) Mentoring
2 16 (21.62%) Service Delivery
3 14 (18.92%) Coaching
3 14 (18.92%) Agile Software Development
4 13 (17.57%) Asset Management
4 13 (17.57%) Software Deployment
5 10 (13.51%) Migration
6 9 (12.16%) Continuous Improvement
6 9 (12.16%) ITIL
7 8 (10.81%) Project Management
8 7 (9.46%) ITIL V3
9 6 (8.11%) Incident Management
10 5 (6.76%) MVC
11 4 (5.41%) Test Automation
12 3 (4.05%) OOP
13 2 (2.70%) E-Commerce
13 2 (2.70%) ERP
13 2 (2.70%) B2B
13 2 (2.70%) B2C
13 2 (2.70%) E-business
Programming Languages
1 35 (47.30%) SQL
2 11 (14.86%) RPG
3 5 (6.76%) RPG III
3 5 (6.76%) JavaScript
4 3 (4.05%) C#
5 2 (2.70%) Shell Script
6 1 (1.35%) ABAP
6 1 (1.35%) SAPscript
Qualifications
1 20 (27.03%) ISEB
2 14 (18.92%) ISTQB
3 10 (13.51%) Degree
3 10 (13.51%) MCSE
3 10 (13.51%) CCNA
3 10 (13.51%) Cisco Certification
3 10 (13.51%) Microsoft Certification
3 10 (13.51%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
4 2 (2.70%) IBM Certification
4 2 (2.70%) RHCSA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (2.70%) SLA
1 2 (2.70%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 15 (20.27%) Active Directory
2 12 (16.22%) VMware Infrastructure
3 11 (14.86%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 14 (18.92%) HP Quality Center
2 13 (17.57%) Backup Exec
2 13 (17.57%) SCCM
3 2 (2.70%) Nagios
Vendors
1 21 (28.38%) IBM
2 16 (21.62%) VMware
3 15 (20.27%) Microsoft
4 13 (17.57%) Citrix
4 13 (17.57%) 3PAR
4 13 (17.57%) HP
5 11 (14.86%) Avaya
6 7 (9.46%) Red Hat
6 7 (9.46%) Sun
7 2 (2.70%) Oracle
7 2 (2.70%) Salesforce.com
8 1 (1.35%) SAP
8 1 (1.35%) Intel
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