The table below looks at the prevalence of the term iSeries in IT jobs advertised for the Surrey region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited iSeries over the 3 months to 22 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
22 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
IBM iSeries
Rank 207 198 226
Rank change year-on-year
-9 +28
Permanent jobs citing iSeries 8 18 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Surrey 0.16% 0.37% 0.036%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 0.48% 1.37% 0.12%
Number of salaries quoted 8 18 2
Average salary £24,500 £30,000 £46,250
Average salary % change year-on-year
-18.33% -35.13%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,350 £30,000 £41,250
10% offered a salary of more than £53,000 £32,400 £51,250
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -16.66%
iSeries
South East

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

Miscellaneous Category
Surrey
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Miscellaneous category
1650 1315 1703
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Surrey 32.93% 26.85% 31.04%
Number of salaries quoted 1352 1015 1435
Average salary £42,500 £40,000 £41,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.25% -2.43%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £25,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £60,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,000
% change year-on-year
- +5.26%

iSeries
Jobs Demand Trend in Surrey

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

iSeries Jobs Demand Trend in Surrey

iSeries
Salary Trend in Surrey

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

iSeries Salary Trend in Surrey

iSeries
Salary Histogram in Surrey

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing iSeries across the Surrey region over the 3 months to 22 August 2014.

iSeries Salary Histogram in Surrey

iSeries
Job Locations in Surrey

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing iSeries within the Surrey region over the 3 months to 22 August 2014. 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
Farnham -2 6 £24,500 -18.33%
iSeries
South East

iSeries
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Surrey

For the 6 months to 22 August 2014, IT jobs across the Surrey 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 16 (88.89%) IBM
2 13 (72.22%) Windows
2 13 (72.22%) Firewall
3 12 (66.67%) VMware
4 11 (61.11%) VMware Infrastructure
5 9 (50.00%) LANDesk
5 9 (50.00%) vSphere
5 9 (50.00%) Change Control
5 9 (50.00%) Disaster Recovery
6 4 (22.22%) Service Delivery
6 4 (22.22%) Telecoms
6 4 (22.22%) Finance
6 4 (22.22%) PRINCE2
6 4 (22.22%) WAN
6 4 (22.22%) PRINCE2 Certification
6 4 (22.22%) Kanban
7 3 (16.67%) SQL Server
7 3 (16.67%) Citrix
8 2 (11.11%) Automotive
8 2 (11.11%) Legal
8 2 (11.11%) Stakeholder Management
8 2 (11.11%) SUSE
8 2 (11.11%) AS400
8 2 (11.11%) Asset Management
8 2 (11.11%) Business Analysis
8 2 (11.11%) Ubuntu
8 2 (11.11%) WebSphere
8 2 (11.11%) Resource Management
8 2 (11.11%) DB2
8 2 (11.11%) WebSphere Application Server

iSeries
Top Related IT Skills in Surrey by Category

For the 6 months to 22 August 2014, IT jobs across the Surrey 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 2 (11.11%) WebSphere
1 2 (11.11%) WebSphere Application Server
2 1 (5.56%) Lotus Domino
Business Applications
1 1 (5.56%) Dynamics CRM
Communications & Networking
1 13 (72.22%) Firewall
2 4 (22.22%) WAN
3 2 (11.11%) LDAP
3 2 (11.11%) SAN
4 1 (5.56%) Ethernet
4 1 (5.56%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (16.67%) SQL Server
2 2 (11.11%) DB2
2 2 (11.11%) Data Warehouse
Development Applications
1 1 (5.56%) SoapUI
1 1 (5.56%) SpecFlow
1 1 (5.56%) Cucumber
General
1 4 (22.22%) Telecoms
1 4 (22.22%) Finance
2 2 (11.11%) Automotive
2 2 (11.11%) Legal
3 1 (5.56%) Retail
Job Titles
1 7 (38.89%) Support Engineer
2 4 (22.22%) Desktop Support
2 4 (22.22%) Desktop Support Engineer
2 4 (22.22%) Desktop Engineer
3 3 (16.67%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
3 3 (16.67%) Analyst
3 3 (16.67%) 3rd Line Support
4 2 (11.11%) Senior Business Analyst
4 2 (11.11%) Administrator
4 2 (11.11%) Business Analyst
4 2 (11.11%) IT Manager
4 2 (11.11%) UNIX Administrator
4 2 (11.11%) Senior Analyst
4 2 (11.11%) Senior UNIX Administrator
4 2 (11.11%) Infrastructure Manager
5 1 (5.56%) Automation Analyst
5 1 (5.56%) Project Manager
5 1 (5.56%) Automation Test Analyst
5 1 (5.56%) Infrastructure Engineer
5 1 (5.56%) Project Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 2 (11.11%) AS400
1 2 (11.11%) Enterprise Storage
2 1 (5.56%) Client/Server
2 1 (5.56%) N-Tier
Operating Systems
1 13 (72.22%) Windows
2 2 (11.11%) SUSE
2 2 (11.11%) Ubuntu
2 2 (11.11%) AIX
2 2 (11.11%) Solaris
2 2 (11.11%) Linux
2 2 (11.11%) UNIX
2 2 (11.11%) CentOS
2 2 (11.11%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 1 (5.56%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (50.00%) Change Control
1 9 (50.00%) Disaster Recovery
2 4 (22.22%) Service Delivery
2 4 (22.22%) PRINCE2
2 4 (22.22%) Kanban
3 2 (11.11%) Stakeholder Management
3 2 (11.11%) Asset Management
3 2 (11.11%) Business Analysis
3 2 (11.11%) Resource Management
3 2 (11.11%) Capacity Management
3 2 (11.11%) Performance Monitoring
4 1 (5.56%) BDD
4 1 (5.56%) System Testing
4 1 (5.56%) Project Management
4 1 (5.56%) CRM
Programming Languages
1 2 (11.11%) Shell Script
2 1 (5.56%) C#
2 1 (5.56%) SQL
Qualifications
1 4 (22.22%) PRINCE2 Certification
2 2 (11.11%) IBM Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (5.56%) SLA
System Software
1 11 (61.11%) VMware Infrastructure
2 9 (50.00%) vSphere
3 1 (5.56%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 2 (11.11%) Nagios
Vendors
1 16 (88.89%) IBM
2 12 (66.67%) VMware
3 9 (50.00%) LANDesk
4 3 (16.67%) Citrix
5 2 (11.11%) Red Hat
5 2 (11.11%) Sun
5 2 (11.11%) Oracle
5 2 (11.11%) HP
5 2 (11.11%) 3PAR
6 1 (5.56%) Microsoft
6 1 (5.56%) Lotus