The table below looks at the prevalence of the term iSeries in IT jobs advertised for the South West region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited iSeries over the 3 months to 28 August 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
28 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
IBM iSeries
Rank 235 219 200
Rank change year-on-year
-16 -19
Permanent jobs citing iSeries 16 10 16
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 0.27% 0.16% 0.32%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 0.72% 0.47% 0.80%
Number of salaries quoted 13 10 16
Average salary £40,000 £42,250 £32,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-5.32% +32.03%
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,000
% change year-on-year
- +5.26%
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 West region.

Miscellaneous Category
South West
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Miscellaneous category
2226 2109 2000
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 37.22% 34.66% 39.49%
Number of salaries quoted 1818 1696 1667
Average salary £40,000 £37,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.66% +7.14%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £25,000 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £52,500 £57,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+1.25% -

iSeries
Jobs Demand Trend in the South West

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

iSeries Jobs Demand Trend in the South West

iSeries
Salary Trend in the South West

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

iSeries Salary Trend in the South West

iSeries
Salary Histogram in the South West

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing iSeries across the South West region over the 3 months to 28 August 2015.

iSeries Salary Histogram in the South West

iSeries
Job Locations in the South West

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing iSeries within the South West region over the 3 months to 28 August 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
Gloucestershire -6 15 £40,000 +8.10% 1
Somerset - 1 £37,500 -
iSeries
England

iSeries
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South West

For the 6 months to 28 August 2015, IT jobs across the South West 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 31 (100.00%) AS400
2 16 (51.61%) Finance
2 16 (51.61%) IBM
3 10 (32.26%) RPG
4 7 (22.58%) SQL
4 7 (22.58%) Windows
5 6 (19.35%) Windows Server 2003
5 6 (19.35%) PRINCE2
5 6 (19.35%) INSURE/90
5 6 (19.35%) Stakeholder Management
5 6 (19.35%) Windows Server 2008
5 6 (19.35%) SDLC
6 5 (16.13%) Management Information System
6 5 (16.13%) Windows 2000 Server
6 5 (16.13%) LPAR
6 5 (16.13%) VMware
6 5 (16.13%) COBOL
6 5 (16.13%) SQL Server
6 5 (16.13%) PRINCE2 Certification
6 5 (16.13%) Cisco
6 5 (16.13%) Configuration Management
7 4 (12.90%) Project Management
7 4 (12.90%) Banking
7 4 (12.90%) Data Centre
8 3 (9.68%) RPG IV
8 3 (9.68%) High Availability
8 3 (9.68%) Continuous Improvement
8 3 (9.68%) Automated Testing
8 3 (9.68%) Manual Testing
8 3 (9.68%) Dynamics CRM

iSeries
Top Related IT Skills in the South West by Category

For the 6 months to 28 August 2015, IT jobs across the South West 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.

Applications
1 2 (6.45%) MS Excel
2 1 (3.23%) MS Project
2 1 (3.23%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 6 (19.35%) INSURE/90
2 3 (9.68%) Dynamics CRM
Communications & Networking
1 1 (3.23%) TCP/IP
1 1 (3.23%) SAN
1 1 (3.23%) IP Telephony
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (16.13%) SQL Server
2 2 (6.45%) DB2
Development Applications
1 1 (3.23%) MSTest
General
1 16 (51.61%) Finance
2 4 (12.90%) Banking
3 3 (9.68%) Telecoms
4 2 (6.45%) Advertising
5 1 (3.23%) Retail
Job Titles
1 10 (32.26%) Analyst
2 9 (29.03%) AS400 Support
3 7 (22.58%) RPG Developer
3 7 (22.58%) Developer
4 6 (19.35%) Project Manager
4 6 (19.35%) AS400 Developer
5 5 (16.13%) Support Analyst
6 4 (12.90%) AS400 Operator
7 3 (9.68%) Technical Support
7 3 (9.68%) Test Analyst
8 2 (6.45%) Analyst Programmer
8 2 (6.45%) Programmer
9 1 (3.23%) Architect
9 1 (3.23%) Technical Architect
9 1 (3.23%) Solutions Architect
9 1 (3.23%) Support Engineer
9 1 (3.23%) Applications Support
9 1 (3.23%) IT Project Manager
9 1 (3.23%) Applications Support Engineer
9 1 (3.23%) Technical Solutions Architect
Miscellaneous
1 31 (100.00%) AS400
2 5 (16.13%) Management Information System
2 5 (16.13%) LPAR
3 4 (12.90%) Data Centre
4 1 (3.23%) Client/Server
4 1 (3.23%) Mathematics
Operating Systems
1 7 (22.58%) Windows
2 6 (19.35%) Windows Server 2003
2 6 (19.35%) Windows Server 2008
3 5 (16.13%) Windows 2000 Server
4 1 (3.23%) Windows Server 2012
4 1 (3.23%) AIX
4 1 (3.23%) Linux
4 1 (3.23%) OS/400
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (19.35%) PRINCE2
1 6 (19.35%) Stakeholder Management
1 6 (19.35%) SDLC
2 5 (16.13%) Configuration Management
3 4 (12.90%) Project Management
4 3 (9.68%) CRM
4 3 (9.68%) Automated Testing
4 3 (9.68%) High Availability
4 3 (9.68%) Continuous Improvement
4 3 (9.68%) Requirements Analysis
4 3 (9.68%) Manual Testing
5 1 (3.23%) Test Automation
5 1 (3.23%) Problem Management
5 1 (3.23%) Release Management
5 1 (3.23%) Analytics
5 1 (3.23%) ITIL
5 1 (3.23%) Software Engineering
5 1 (3.23%) Agile Software Development
5 1 (3.23%) TOGAF
5 1 (3.23%) Service Management
Programming Languages
1 10 (32.26%) RPG
2 7 (22.58%) SQL
3 5 (16.13%) COBOL
4 3 (9.68%) RPG IV
4 3 (9.68%) C
5 1 (3.23%) Java
Qualifications
1 5 (16.13%) PRINCE2 Certification
2 3 (9.68%) ISTQB
2 3 (9.68%) ISEB
3 1 (3.23%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
3 1 (3.23%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (9.68%) SLA
System Software
1 1 (3.23%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 1 (3.23%) Control-M
Vendors
1 16 (51.61%) IBM
2 5 (16.13%) VMware
2 5 (16.13%) Cisco
3 1 (3.23%) Brocade
3 1 (3.23%) Twitter
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