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 29 January 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
29 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
IBM iSeries
Rank - 185 -
Permanent jobs citing iSeries 0 16 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Surrey - 0.37% -
As % of the Miscellaneous category - 1.09% -
Number of salaries quoted 0 15 0
Average salary - £32,500 -
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £33,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+28.78% -17.50%
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
1636 1468 1845
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Surrey 37.39% 33.94% 35.85%
Number of salaries quoted 1398 1155 1596
Average salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,000 £27,400 £27,500
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 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
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Surrey

For the 6 months to 29 January 2015, 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 2 (50.00%) IBM
1 2 (50.00%) Sun
1 2 (50.00%) Active Directory
1 2 (50.00%) HP
1 2 (50.00%) IBM Certification
1 2 (50.00%) SAN
1 2 (50.00%) Red Hat
1 2 (50.00%) Shell Script
1 2 (50.00%) Nagios
1 2 (50.00%) UNIX
1 2 (50.00%) AIX
1 2 (50.00%) Solaris
1 2 (50.00%) Linux
1 2 (50.00%) LDAP
1 2 (50.00%) ERP
1 2 (50.00%) Sarbanes-Oxley
1 2 (50.00%) AS400
1 2 (50.00%) Legal
1 2 (50.00%) SUSE
1 2 (50.00%) VMware
1 2 (50.00%) Oracle
1 2 (50.00%) WebSphere Application Server
1 2 (50.00%) Ubuntu
1 2 (50.00%) WebSphere
1 2 (50.00%) Resource Management
1 2 (50.00%) VMware Infrastructure
1 2 (50.00%) CentOS
1 2 (50.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
1 2 (50.00%) 3PAR
1 2 (50.00%) Enterprise Storage

iSeries
Top Related IT Skills in Surrey by Category

For the 6 months to 29 January 2015, 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 (50.00%) WebSphere Application Server
1 2 (50.00%) WebSphere
Communications & Networking
1 2 (50.00%) SAN
1 2 (50.00%) LDAP
General
1 2 (50.00%) Legal
2 1 (25.00%) Military
2 1 (25.00%) Finance
2 1 (25.00%) Aerospace
Job Titles
1 2 (50.00%) Support Technician
1 2 (50.00%) 1st Line Support
1 2 (50.00%) Administrator
1 2 (50.00%) UNIX Administrator
1 2 (50.00%) Senior UNIX Administrator
1 2 (50.00%) 1st Line Support Technician
2 1 (25.00%) IT Support
2 1 (25.00%) IT Support Technician
2 1 (25.00%) Graduate
Miscellaneous
1 2 (50.00%) AS400
1 2 (50.00%) Enterprise Storage
Operating Systems
1 2 (50.00%) UNIX
1 2 (50.00%) AIX
1 2 (50.00%) Solaris
1 2 (50.00%) Linux
1 2 (50.00%) SUSE
1 2 (50.00%) Ubuntu
1 2 (50.00%) CentOS
1 2 (50.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (50.00%) ERP
1 2 (50.00%) Resource Management
1 2 (50.00%) Performance Monitoring
2 1 (25.00%) Project Management
Programming Languages
1 2 (50.00%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 2 (50.00%) IBM Certification
1 2 (50.00%) RHCSA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (50.00%) Sarbanes-Oxley
2 1 (25.00%) SLA
System Software
1 2 (50.00%) Active Directory
1 2 (50.00%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 2 (50.00%) Nagios
Vendors
1 2 (50.00%) IBM
1 2 (50.00%) Sun
1 2 (50.00%) HP
1 2 (50.00%) Red Hat
1 2 (50.00%) VMware
1 2 (50.00%) Oracle
1 2 (50.00%) 3PAR