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

Location
3 months to
27 Feb 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
IBM iSeries
Rank 390 392 382
Rank change year-on-year
+2 -10
Permanent jobs citing iSeries 46 29 54
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 0.22% 0.14% 0.25%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 0.63% 0.38% 0.70%
Number of salaries quoted 28 26 46
Average salary £35,000 £35,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- -12.50%
UK excluding London average salary £41,500 £35,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+18.57% -12.50%
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
7314 7572 7671
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 35.27% 36.58% 35.74%
Number of salaries quoted 5839 5814 6331
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 £27,000
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £60,000 £60,000
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 27 February 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 27 February 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 -4 20 £35,000 -
East Sussex - 9 - -
Berkshire +7 8 £67,500 +5.88% 1
Buckinghamshire +10 6 - -
Surrey -18 2 - -
Oxfordshire - 1 £40,000 -
iSeries
England

iSeries
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 27 February 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 41 (55.41%) SQL
2 36 (48.65%) AS400
3 31 (41.89%) Mentoring
4 30 (40.54%) Finance
5 25 (33.78%) IBM
6 24 (32.43%) ISEB
7 19 (25.68%) Service Delivery
8 18 (24.32%) Agile Software Development
8 18 (24.32%) ISTQB
8 18 (24.32%) DB2
8 18 (24.32%) Coaching
8 18 (24.32%) HP Quality Center
9 16 (21.62%) VMware
10 15 (20.27%) Firewall
10 15 (20.27%) HP
11 14 (18.92%) LAN
11 14 (18.92%) VoIP
11 14 (18.92%) WAN
11 14 (18.92%) VMS
11 14 (18.92%) VPN
11 14 (18.92%) Avaya
11 14 (18.92%) SAN
11 14 (18.92%) MPLS
11 14 (18.92%) Migration
11 14 (18.92%) vSphere
11 14 (18.92%) 3PAR
11 14 (18.92%) Unified Communications
12 13 (17.57%) IaaS
12 13 (17.57%) SaaS
12 13 (17.57%) PaaS

iSeries
Top Related IT Skills in the South East by Category

For the 6 months to 27 February 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 (1.35%) BizTalk Server
1 1 (1.35%) WebSphere
Applications
1 11 (14.86%) MS Office
2 6 (8.11%) MS Excel
3 1 (1.35%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 1 (1.35%) SAP FI
1 1 (1.35%) SAP FI/CO
1 1 (1.35%) SAP CO
1 1 (1.35%) SAP GRC
Cloud Services
1 13 (17.57%) Cloud Computing
1 13 (17.57%) SaaS
1 13 (17.57%) PaaS
1 13 (17.57%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 15 (20.27%) Firewall
2 14 (18.92%) Unified Communications
2 14 (18.92%) MPLS
2 14 (18.92%) LAN
2 14 (18.92%) VoIP
2 14 (18.92%) WAN
2 14 (18.92%) VPN
2 14 (18.92%) SAN
3 1 (1.35%) Internet
3 1 (1.35%) DNS
3 1 (1.35%) HTTP
3 1 (1.35%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 18 (24.32%) DB2
2 1 (1.35%) Informix
2 1 (1.35%) SAP BW
2 1 (1.35%) MongoDB
2 1 (1.35%) Big Data
2 1 (1.35%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 3 (4.05%) Subversion
2 1 (1.35%) Selenium
2 1 (1.35%) SoapUI
2 1 (1.35%) JMeter
General
1 30 (40.54%) Finance
2 5 (6.76%) Telecoms
3 4 (5.41%) Banking
4 1 (1.35%) French Language
4 1 (1.35%) German Language
4 1 (1.35%) Aerospace
4 1 (1.35%) Military
Job Titles
1 21 (28.38%) Analyst
1 21 (28.38%) Test Analyst
2 13 (17.57%) Engineering Manager
2 13 (17.57%) Technical Manager
3 10 (13.51%) AS400 Test Analyst
4 9 (12.16%) 2nd Line Support
4 9 (12.16%) Desktop Support
5 6 (8.11%) Delivery Manager
5 6 (8.11%) Services Delivery Manager
5 6 (8.11%) Service Manager
6 5 (6.76%) Architect
6 5 (6.76%) Solutions Architect
7 4 (5.41%) Tester
8 3 (4.05%) Developer
8 3 (4.05%) Test Manager
8 3 (4.05%) Administrator
8 3 (4.05%) .NET Developer
8 3 (4.05%) UNIX Systems Administrator
8 3 (4.05%) ASP.NET Developer
8 3 (4.05%) UNIX Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 12 (16.22%) .NET
2 8 (10.81%) HTML
2 8 (10.81%) jQuery
3 7 (9.46%) XML
4 6 (8.11%) Web Services
5 5 (6.76%) SOAP
5 5 (6.76%) J2EE
5 5 (6.76%) REST
6 3 (4.05%) ASP.NET MVC 4
6 3 (4.05%) ASP.NET Web Forms
6 3 (4.05%) ASP.NET MVC
6 3 (4.05%) LINQ to SQL
6 3 (4.05%) ASP.NET
6 3 (4.05%) CSS
6 3 (4.05%) LINQ
6 3 (4.05%) NHibernate
6 3 (4.05%) .NET Framework
7 2 (2.70%) Middleware
8 1 (1.35%) Web Dynpro
8 1 (1.35%) SAP Smart Forms
Miscellaneous
1 36 (48.65%) AS400
2 13 (17.57%) Computer Science
2 13 (17.57%) Management Information System
3 12 (16.22%) Analytical Skills
4 1 (1.35%) Mainframe
4 1 (1.35%) Data Integration
Operating Systems
1 14 (18.92%) VMS
2 13 (17.57%) Windows
3 10 (13.51%) UNIX
4 9 (12.16%) Windows Mobile
4 9 (12.16%) Windows XP
4 9 (12.16%) Windows 7
5 4 (5.41%) Linux
5 4 (5.41%) AIX
6 3 (4.05%) SUSE
6 3 (4.05%) Ubuntu
7 2 (2.70%) Solaris
8 1 (1.35%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 31 (41.89%) Mentoring
2 19 (25.68%) Service Delivery
3 18 (24.32%) Agile Software Development
3 18 (24.32%) Coaching
4 14 (18.92%) Migration
5 12 (16.22%) Continuous Improvement
6 10 (13.51%) Project Management
7 9 (12.16%) Software Deployment
7 9 (12.16%) Asset Management
8 8 (10.81%) MVC
8 8 (10.81%) ITIL
9 6 (8.11%) ITIL V3
10 5 (6.76%) Test Automation
10 5 (6.76%) Incident Management
11 4 (5.41%) E-Commerce
11 4 (5.41%) E-business
11 4 (5.41%) B2B
11 4 (5.41%) B2C
12 3 (4.05%) OOP
12 3 (4.05%) Test Management
Programming Languages
1 41 (55.41%) SQL
2 8 (10.81%) JavaScript
3 6 (8.11%) RPG
4 3 (4.05%) C#
5 1 (1.35%) ABAP
5 1 (1.35%) SAPscript
Qualifications
1 24 (32.43%) ISEB
2 18 (24.32%) ISTQB
3 13 (17.57%) Degree
3 13 (17.57%) Cisco Certification
3 13 (17.57%) Microsoft Certification
3 13 (17.57%) MCSE
3 13 (17.57%) CCNA
3 13 (17.57%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
4 1 (1.35%) PRINCE2 Certification
4 1 (1.35%) HP APS
4 1 (1.35%) VCP4
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (2.70%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 14 (18.92%) vSphere
2 13 (17.57%) VMware Infrastructure
3 11 (14.86%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 18 (24.32%) HP Quality Center
2 9 (12.16%) Backup Exec
2 9 (12.16%) SCCM
Vendors
1 25 (33.78%) IBM
2 16 (21.62%) VMware
3 15 (20.27%) HP
4 14 (18.92%) Avaya
4 14 (18.92%) 3PAR
5 12 (16.22%) Microsoft
6 9 (12.16%) Citrix
7 4 (5.41%) Red Hat
7 4 (5.41%) Sun
8 3 (4.05%) Salesforce.com
9 1 (1.35%) Oracle
9 1 (1.35%) Sybase
9 1 (1.35%) SAP
9 1 (1.35%) Vertica
9 1 (1.35%) Greenplum
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