The table below looks at the prevalence of the term AS400 in IT jobs advertised for the South Wales region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited AS400 over the 3 months to 2 June 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
2 Jun 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
IBM AS/400
Rank 78 96 73
Rank change year-on-year
+18 -23
Permanent jobs citing AS400 21 2 13
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in South Wales 1.74% 0.19% 1.25%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 4.55% 0.55% 3.68%
Number of salaries quoted 21 0 13
Average salary £36,000 - £36,400
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -
AS400
Wales

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Miscellaneous category in permanent jobs advertised in the South Wales region.

Miscellaneous Category
South Wales
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Miscellaneous category
462 362 353
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in South Wales 38.25% 33.61% 33.91%
Number of salaries quoted 416 291 331
Average salary £38,500 £35,000 £34,750
Average salary % change year-on-year
+10.00% +0.71%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,489 £28,000 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £50,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £39,000
% change year-on-year
- +2.56%

AS400
Jobs Demand Trend in South Wales

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing AS400 across the South Wales region as a proportion of the total demand within the Miscellaneous category.

AS400 Jobs Demand Trend in South Wales

AS400
Salary Trend in South Wales

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing AS400 across the South Wales region.

AS400 Salary Trend in South Wales

AS400
Job Locations in South Wales

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing AS400 within the South Wales region over the 3 months to 2 June 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
Cardiff +6 11 £40,000 -
Newport - 10 £36,000 -
AS400
Wales

AS400
Top 30 Related IT Skills in South Wales

For the 6 months to 2 June 2015, IT jobs across the South Wales region citing AS400 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 AS400.

1 64 (96.97%) Finance
2 45 (68.18%) IBM
3 43 (65.15%) Microsoft
4 42 (63.64%) Windows
5 41 (62.12%) Windows Server 2003
6 39 (59.09%) VMware
7 36 (54.55%) WebSphere
8 30 (45.45%) OS/400
9 29 (43.94%) SQL Server
10 25 (37.88%) Linux
10 25 (37.88%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
10 25 (37.88%) iSeries
10 25 (37.88%) VCP5
10 25 (37.88%) Windows Server 2012
11 22 (33.33%) VMware Infrastructure
11 22 (33.33%) Active Directory
12 20 (30.30%) HTTP
12 20 (30.30%) IBM HTTP Server
13 18 (27.27%) RPG
14 17 (25.76%) RPG IV
15 16 (24.24%) Windows Server 2008
16 15 (22.73%) SDLC
17 13 (19.70%) DHCP
17 13 (19.70%) Advertising
17 13 (19.70%) DNS
18 12 (18.18%) Mentoring
19 5 (7.58%) MS Excel
20 4 (6.06%) Project Management
21 3 (4.55%) COBOL
21 3 (4.55%) Shell Script

AS400
Top Related IT Skills in South Wales by Category

For the 6 months to 2 June 2015, IT jobs across the South Wales region citing AS400 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 AS400. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 36 (54.55%) WebSphere
2 20 (30.30%) IBM HTTP Server
3 3 (4.55%) IIS
4 1 (1.52%) Apache
4 1 (1.52%) Tomcat
Applications
1 5 (7.58%) MS Excel
2 3 (4.55%) MS Project
2 3 (4.55%) MS Office
3 2 (3.03%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 1 (1.52%) Cognos Business Intelligence
Communications & Networking
1 20 (30.30%) HTTP
2 13 (19.70%) DHCP
2 13 (19.70%) DNS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 29 (43.94%) SQL Server
2 2 (3.03%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 2 (3.03%) SQL Server 2005
2 2 (3.03%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 2 (3.03%) SQL Server 2008
2 2 (3.03%) SQL Server 2012
2 2 (3.03%) Data Warehouse
2 2 (3.03%) DTS
2 2 (3.03%) SQL Server 2000
3 1 (1.52%) OLTP
3 1 (1.52%) DB2
Development Applications
1 2 (3.03%) TestDirector
General
1 64 (96.97%) Finance
2 13 (19.70%) Advertising
3 2 (3.03%) Banking
3 2 (3.03%) Investment Banking
Job Titles
1 31 (46.97%) 3rd Line Support
2 14 (21.21%) Technical Consultant
2 14 (21.21%) Administrator
2 14 (21.21%) Analyst
2 14 (21.21%) Consultant
3 11 (16.67%) RPG Programmer
3 11 (16.67%) RPG Analyst Programmer
3 11 (16.67%) Analyst Programmer
3 11 (16.67%) Programmer
4 9 (13.64%) Systems Administrator
5 6 (9.09%) Technical Support
5 6 (9.09%) Team Leader
5 6 (9.09%) Development Team Leader
6 4 (6.06%) WebSphere Administrator
7 3 (4.55%) Applications Support
7 3 (4.55%) Technical Administrator
8 2 (3.03%) WebSphere Specialist
8 2 (3.03%) Business Analyst
8 2 (3.03%) Support Engineer
8 2 (3.03%) Support Specialist
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (4.55%) .NET
2 2 (3.03%) J2EE
Miscellaneous
1 25 (37.88%) iSeries
2 2 (3.03%) Clustering
Operating Systems
1 42 (63.64%) Windows
2 41 (62.12%) Windows Server 2003
3 30 (45.45%) OS/400
4 25 (37.88%) Linux
4 25 (37.88%) Windows Server 2012
5 16 (24.24%) Windows Server 2008
6 3 (4.55%) AIX
6 3 (4.55%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 15 (22.73%) SDLC
2 12 (18.18%) Mentoring
3 4 (6.06%) Project Management
4 2 (3.03%) Content Management
4 2 (3.03%) Business Analysis
4 2 (3.03%) Wealth Management
4 2 (3.03%) Test Planning
4 2 (3.03%) UML
4 2 (3.03%) OO
4 2 (3.03%) SOA
4 2 (3.03%) ETL
4 2 (3.03%) Business Intelligence
4 2 (3.03%) Stakeholder Management
4 2 (3.03%) Change Management
5 1 (1.52%) Kimball Methodology
5 1 (1.52%) Continuous Improvement
Programming Languages
1 18 (27.27%) RPG
2 17 (25.76%) RPG IV
3 3 (4.55%) COBOL
3 3 (4.55%) Shell Script
4 2 (3.03%) SQL
4 2 (3.03%) T-SQL
5 1 (1.52%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 25 (37.88%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
1 25 (37.88%) VCP5
2 2 (3.03%) Degree
2 2 (3.03%) CCA
System Software
1 22 (33.33%) VMware Infrastructure
1 22 (33.33%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 45 (68.18%) IBM
2 43 (65.15%) Microsoft
3 39 (59.09%) VMware
4 1 (1.52%) Cognos