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

Location
3 months to
26 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
IBM iSeries
Rank 408 415 406
Rank change year-on-year
+7 -9
Permanent jobs citing iSeries 34 40 40
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 0.16% 0.17% 0.18%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 0.45% 0.46% 0.48%
Number of salaries quoted 25 36 38
Average salary £48,000 £36,500 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+31.50% -14.11%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £26,250 £32,950
10% offered a salary of more than £59,400 £61,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £36,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+16.43% -14.11%
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
7618 8618 8265
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 36.96% 37.57% 37.39%
Number of salaries quoted 5919 6796 6769
Average salary £44,000 £42,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+3.52% +6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £27,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £60,000 £61,000
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 May 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 May 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 +7 7 £55,000 +22.22%
Surrey +18 5 £35,000 -17.64%
Hampshire -10 5 £37,500 +2.73% 1
Kent - 4 £46,500 -
West Sussex - 4 £58,500 -
Berkshire 0 3 £52,500 -34.37%
Middlesex - 1 £55,000 -
Oxfordshire - 1 £52,500 - 1
iSeries
England

iSeries
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 26 May 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 (51.85%) SQL
2 39 (48.15%) Mentoring
3 37 (45.68%) AS400
4 30 (37.04%) Finance
4 30 (37.04%) Data Centre
5 28 (34.57%) IBM
6 26 (32.10%) ISEB
7 25 (30.86%) LAN
7 25 (30.86%) Project Management
7 25 (30.86%) WAN
7 25 (30.86%) VMware
7 25 (30.86%) Service Delivery
8 24 (29.63%) MPLS
8 24 (29.63%) ISTQB
8 24 (29.63%) VPN
8 24 (29.63%) BYOD
8 24 (29.63%) VMware Infrastructure
9 22 (27.16%) HP
9 22 (27.16%) DB2
9 22 (27.16%) Firewall
10 21 (25.93%) Degree
10 21 (25.93%) Agile Software Development
10 21 (25.93%) VMS
10 21 (25.93%) VoIP
10 21 (25.93%) Avaya
10 21 (25.93%) 3PAR
10 21 (25.93%) Unified Communications
10 21 (25.93%) Non-Functional Testing
11 20 (24.69%) Analytical Skills
11 20 (24.69%) vSphere

iSeries
Top Related IT Skills in the South East by Category

For the 6 months to 26 May 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 (1.23%) IIS
1 1 (1.23%) MS Exchange
1 1 (1.23%) BizTalk Server
1 1 (1.23%) Exchange Server 2007
1 1 (1.23%) Lync
Applications
1 2 (2.47%) MS Project
1 2 (2.47%) MS Office
1 2 (2.47%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (1.23%) JDE EnterpriseOne
Cloud Services
1 19 (23.46%) Cloud Computing
1 19 (23.46%) SaaS
1 19 (23.46%) PaaS
1 19 (23.46%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 25 (30.86%) LAN
1 25 (30.86%) WAN
2 24 (29.63%) VPN
2 24 (29.63%) MPLS
3 22 (27.16%) Firewall
4 21 (25.93%) Unified Communications
4 21 (25.93%) VoIP
5 20 (24.69%) SAN
6 2 (2.47%) DNS
6 2 (2.47%) TCP/IP
7 1 (1.23%) LDAP
7 1 (1.23%) DHCP
7 1 (1.23%) HTTP
7 1 (1.23%) Internet
7 1 (1.23%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 22 (27.16%) DB2
2 1 (1.23%) Informix
2 1 (1.23%) MongoDB
2 1 (1.23%) Big Data
2 1 (1.23%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 1 (1.23%) JMeter
1 1 (1.23%) Selenium
1 1 (1.23%) SoapUI
General
1 30 (37.04%) Finance
2 8 (9.88%) Telecoms
3 4 (4.94%) Back Office
3 4 (4.94%) Banking
4 2 (2.47%) Retail
4 2 (2.47%) Manufacturing
5 1 (1.23%) French Language
5 1 (1.23%) German Language
Job Titles
1 29 (35.80%) Analyst
2 27 (33.33%) Test Analyst
3 19 (23.46%) Engineering Manager
3 19 (23.46%) Technical Manager
4 12 (14.81%) AS400 Test Analyst
5 6 (7.41%) Delivery Manager
5 6 (7.41%) Services Delivery Manager
5 6 (7.41%) Service Manager
5 6 (7.41%) Project Manager
6 5 (6.17%) Systems Analyst
6 5 (6.17%) Solutions Architect
6 5 (6.17%) Architect
6 5 (6.17%) Infrastructure Manager
6 5 (6.17%) Systems Test Analyst
7 4 (4.94%) Infrastructure Project Manager
7 4 (4.94%) IT Manager
7 4 (4.94%) Test Manager
8 2 (2.47%) Business Analyst
8 2 (2.47%) Tester
8 2 (2.47%) Senior Business Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10 (12.35%) .NET
2 8 (9.88%) XML
3 7 (8.64%) HTML
4 5 (6.17%) jQuery
4 5 (6.17%) REST
4 5 (6.17%) J2EE
4 5 (6.17%) SOAP
4 5 (6.17%) Web Services
5 1 (1.23%) Middleware
5 1 (1.23%) JSON
Miscellaneous
1 37 (45.68%) AS400
2 30 (37.04%) Data Centre
3 24 (29.63%) BYOD
4 20 (24.69%) Analytical Skills
5 19 (23.46%) Management Information System
5 19 (23.46%) Computer Science
6 5 (6.17%) Mainframe
7 1 (1.23%) PKI
7 1 (1.23%) Video Conferencing
7 1 (1.23%) Data Integration
7 1 (1.23%) Enterprise Storage
Operating Systems
1 21 (25.93%) VMS
2 10 (12.35%) UNIX
3 7 (8.64%) Windows
4 4 (4.94%) Windows Server 2008
4 4 (4.94%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 39 (48.15%) Mentoring
2 25 (30.86%) Project Management
2 25 (30.86%) Service Delivery
3 21 (25.93%) Agile Software Development
3 21 (25.93%) Non-Functional Testing
4 20 (24.69%) Migration
5 19 (23.46%) Coaching
6 18 (22.22%) Continuous Improvement
7 11 (13.58%) ITIL
8 8 (9.88%) Automated Testing
9 7 (8.64%) Manual Testing
10 6 (7.41%) PRINCE2
10 6 (7.41%) ITIL V3
11 5 (6.17%) SDLC
11 5 (6.17%) Automation Testing
11 5 (6.17%) MVC
12 4 (4.94%) E-business
12 4 (4.94%) Service Management
12 4 (4.94%) B2B
12 4 (4.94%) B2C
Programming Languages
1 42 (51.85%) SQL
2 12 (14.81%) RPG
3 5 (6.17%) C
3 5 (6.17%) JavaScript
4 2 (2.47%) RPG IV
Qualifications
1 26 (32.10%) ISEB
2 24 (29.63%) ISTQB
3 21 (25.93%) Degree
4 19 (23.46%) MCSE
4 19 (23.46%) CCNA
4 19 (23.46%) Cisco Certification
4 19 (23.46%) Microsoft Certification
4 19 (23.46%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
5 2 (2.47%) PRINCE2 Certification
6 1 (1.23%) HP APS
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (4.94%) PMBOK
2 2 (2.47%) QA
System Software
1 24 (29.63%) VMware Infrastructure
2 20 (24.69%) vSphere
3 4 (4.94%) XenApp
3 4 (4.94%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 19 (23.46%) HP Quality Center
2 4 (4.94%) SCCM
Vendors
1 28 (34.57%) IBM
2 25 (30.86%) VMware
3 22 (27.16%) HP
4 21 (25.93%) Avaya
4 21 (25.93%) 3PAR
5 6 (7.41%) Cisco
6 4 (4.94%) Salesforce.com
6 4 (4.94%) MAPICS
6 4 (4.94%) Citrix
6 4 (4.94%) Microsoft
7 1 (1.23%) Oracle
7 1 (1.23%) Sybase
7 1 (1.23%) JD Edwards
7 1 (1.23%) Greenplum
7 1 (1.23%) Vertica
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