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

Location
3 months to
3 Sep 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
IBM iSeries
Rank 405 406 389
Rank change year-on-year
+1 -17
Permanent jobs citing iSeries 38 42 47
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 0.18% 0.19% 0.22%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 0.47% 0.50% 0.61%
Number of salaries quoted 36 41 38
Average salary £40,000 £42,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-5.88% +6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,500 £24,500 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £77,500 £56,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
-1.23% +1.25%
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
8120 8462 7705
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 39.07% 37.64% 36.12%
Number of salaries quoted 6523 6399 6278
Average salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.88% -
90% offered a salary of more than £27,000 £27,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £62,500 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £41,250 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.12% -

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 3 September 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 3 September 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
Surrey +23 14 £40,000 +63.26%
Hampshire +23 6 £38,750 +55.00%
Kent - 6 £32,500 -
Buckinghamshire -9 5 £34,250 +7.03%
Berkshire +13 3 £55,000 - 2
West Sussex - 3 £58,500 -
Oxfordshire - 1 - -
iSeries
England

iSeries
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 3 September 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 39 (49.37%) AS400
2 25 (31.65%) Manual Testing
3 23 (29.11%) Agile Software Development
3 23 (29.11%) SQL
4 22 (27.85%) VMware
5 21 (26.58%) Project Management
6 20 (25.32%) ISEB
6 20 (25.32%) Windows
6 20 (25.32%) Automated Testing
6 20 (25.32%) ISTQB
7 19 (24.05%) WAN
7 19 (24.05%) Automation Testing
8 18 (22.78%) LAN
8 18 (22.78%) VMware Infrastructure
9 17 (21.52%) VPN
9 17 (21.52%) Data Centre
10 16 (20.25%) BYOD
10 16 (20.25%) RPG
10 16 (20.25%) MPLS
11 15 (18.99%) Scrum
11 15 (18.99%) IBM
12 14 (17.72%) Finance
13 12 (15.19%) Service Delivery
14 11 (13.92%) Firewall
14 11 (13.92%) Degree
14 11 (13.92%) SAN
14 11 (13.92%) DB2
14 11 (13.92%) Analytical Skills
14 11 (13.92%) Mentoring
15 10 (12.66%) 3PAR

iSeries
Top Related IT Skills in the South East by Category

For the 6 months to 3 September 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 (3.80%) SharePoint
1 3 (3.80%) CMS
2 2 (2.53%) IIS
3 1 (1.27%) Exchange Server 2007
3 1 (1.27%) Lync
3 1 (1.27%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 6 (7.59%) MS Excel
2 5 (6.33%) MS Office
3 1 (1.27%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 1 (1.27%) Dynamics AX
1 1 (1.27%) SunGard GMI
1 1 (1.27%) JDE EnterpriseOne
1 1 (1.27%) Oracle General Ledger
Cloud Services
1 8 (10.13%) Cloud Computing
1 8 (10.13%) SaaS
1 8 (10.13%) PaaS
1 8 (10.13%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 19 (24.05%) WAN
2 18 (22.78%) LAN
3 17 (21.52%) VPN
4 16 (20.25%) MPLS
5 11 (13.92%) Firewall
5 11 (13.92%) SAN
6 10 (12.66%) Unified Communications
6 10 (12.66%) VoIP
7 3 (3.80%) FTP
8 2 (2.53%) TCP/IP
9 1 (1.27%) DNS
9 1 (1.27%) DHCP
9 1 (1.27%) LDAP
9 1 (1.27%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 11 (13.92%) DB2
2 2 (2.53%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 1 (1.27%) Subversion
General
1 14 (17.72%) Finance
2 7 (8.86%) Back Office
2 7 (8.86%) Telecoms
3 3 (3.80%) Retail
4 2 (2.53%) Manufacturing
5 1 (1.27%) Banking
5 1 (1.27%) General Ledger
5 1 (1.27%) Financial Institution
Job Titles
1 30 (37.97%) Analyst
2 20 (25.32%) Test Analyst
3 14 (17.72%) Agile Test Analyst
4 8 (10.13%) Project Manager
4 8 (10.13%) Engineering Manager
4 8 (10.13%) Infrastructure Manager
4 8 (10.13%) Technical Manager
5 7 (8.86%) Infrastructure Project Manager
6 6 (7.59%) Tester
6 6 (7.59%) Team Leader
6 6 (7.59%) Development Team Leader
6 6 (7.59%) Software Tester
7 5 (6.33%) Systems Test Analyst
7 5 (6.33%) Business Analyst
7 5 (6.33%) Systems Analyst
8 4 (5.06%) IT Manager
8 4 (5.06%) Senior Analyst
8 4 (5.06%) Support Analyst
8 4 (5.06%) Senior Business Analyst
9 3 (3.80%) Applications Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (8.86%) XML
1 7 (8.86%) HTML
2 4 (5.06%) CSS
3 3 (3.80%) .NET
4 1 (1.27%) ADO.NET
4 1 (1.27%) ASP.NET
4 1 (1.27%) Web Services
4 1 (1.27%) WCF
4 1 (1.27%) LINQ
4 1 (1.27%) jQuery
4 1 (1.27%) ASP.NET MVC
4 1 (1.27%) HTML5
4 1 (1.27%) CSS3
4 1 (1.27%) ASP.NET MVC 4
4 1 (1.27%) Kendo UI
4 1 (1.27%) ASP.NET Web API
Miscellaneous
1 39 (49.37%) AS400
2 17 (21.52%) Data Centre
3 16 (20.25%) BYOD
4 11 (13.92%) Analytical Skills
5 9 (11.39%) Management Information System
6 8 (10.13%) Computer Science
7 7 (8.86%) Mainframe
8 2 (2.53%) LPAR
9 1 (1.27%) Enterprise Storage
9 1 (1.27%) Enterprise Software
9 1 (1.27%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
9 1 (1.27%) EPoS
9 1 (1.27%) Video Conferencing
9 1 (1.27%) Replication
9 1 (1.27%) VAX
9 1 (1.27%) PKI
Operating Systems
1 20 (25.32%) Windows
2 10 (12.66%) VMS
3 8 (10.13%) UNIX
3 8 (10.13%) Windows Server 2012
4 7 (8.86%) Windows Server 2008
5 4 (5.06%) OS/400
6 3 (3.80%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 25 (31.65%) Manual Testing
2 23 (29.11%) Agile Software Development
3 21 (26.58%) Project Management
4 20 (25.32%) Automated Testing
5 19 (24.05%) Automation Testing
6 15 (18.99%) Scrum
7 12 (15.19%) Service Delivery
8 11 (13.92%) Mentoring
9 8 (10.13%) Migration
9 8 (10.13%) Continuous Improvement
9 8 (10.13%) PRINCE2
10 7 (8.86%) Service Management
10 7 (8.86%) ITIL
10 7 (8.86%) Project Planning
10 7 (8.86%) Stakeholder Engagement
11 6 (7.59%) Test Scripting
11 6 (7.59%) ERP
12 4 (5.06%) RUP
12 4 (5.06%) UML
12 4 (5.06%) Use Case
Programming Languages
1 23 (29.11%) SQL
2 16 (20.25%) RPG
3 8 (10.13%) C
4 3 (3.80%) Bash Shell
5 2 (2.53%) VBA
5 2 (2.53%) Java
6 1 (1.27%) JavaScript
6 1 (1.27%) C#
6 1 (1.27%) C++
6 1 (1.27%) COBOL
Qualifications
1 20 (25.32%) ISEB
1 20 (25.32%) ISTQB
2 11 (13.92%) Degree
3 10 (12.66%) MCSE
3 10 (12.66%) Microsoft Certification
4 9 (11.39%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
5 8 (10.13%) CCNA
5 8 (10.13%) Cisco Certification
6 1 (1.27%) MCITP
6 1 (1.27%) PRINCE2 Certification
6 1 (1.27%) MCP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (8.86%) PMBOK
2 6 (7.59%) QA
3 1 (1.27%) Sarbanes-Oxley
3 1 (1.27%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 18 (22.78%) VMware Infrastructure
2 10 (12.66%) vSphere
3 7 (8.86%) XenApp
3 7 (8.86%) XenDesktop
4 3 (3.80%) Active Directory
5 1 (1.27%) Terminal Services
5 1 (1.27%) VMware ESX
5 1 (1.27%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 7 (8.86%) SCCM
2 1 (1.27%) HP Quality Center
2 1 (1.27%) NetBackup
2 1 (1.27%) Backup Exec
Vendors
1 22 (27.85%) VMware
2 15 (18.99%) IBM
3 10 (12.66%) Avaya
3 10 (12.66%) HP
3 10 (12.66%) 3PAR
4 9 (11.39%) Cisco
4 9 (11.39%) Microsoft
5 7 (8.86%) Citrix
6 4 (5.06%) Veeam
6 4 (5.06%) MAPICS
7 2 (2.53%) JD Edwards
8 1 (1.27%) Salesforce.com
8 1 (1.27%) SunGard
8 1 (1.27%) Oracle
8 1 (1.27%) SAP
8 1 (1.27%) Telerik
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