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

Location
3 months to
28 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
IBM iSeries
Rank 15 - 12
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Permanent jobs citing iSeries 1 0 5
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Taunton 2.63% - 10.00%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 14.29% - 31.25%
Number of salaries quoted 1 0 5
Average salary £20,000 - £32,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £39,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+2.56% -2.50%
iSeries
Somerset

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

Miscellaneous Category
Taunton
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Miscellaneous category
7 20 16
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Taunton 18.42% 21.74% 32.00%
Number of salaries quoted 6 20 16
Average salary £29,000 £32,500 £32,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-10.76% +1.56%
90% offered a salary of more than £20,000 £20,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £45,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

iSeries
Jobs Demand Trend in Taunton

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

iSeries Jobs Demand Trend in Taunton

iSeries
Salary Trend in Taunton

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

iSeries Salary Trend in Taunton

iSeries
Top 6 Related IT Skills in Taunton

For the 6 months to 28 July 2015, IT jobs across the Taunton 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 (100.00%) AS400
2 1 (50.00%) Advertising
2 1 (50.00%) ITIL
2 1 (50.00%) ITIL Certification
2 1 (50.00%) Control-M
2 1 (50.00%) Service Management

iSeries
Top Related IT Skills in Taunton by Category

For the 6 months to 28 July 2015, IT jobs across the Taunton 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.

General
1 1 (50.00%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 1 (50.00%) AS400 Operator
1 1 (50.00%) AS400 Support
1 1 (50.00%) IT Support
Miscellaneous
1 2 (100.00%) AS400
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (50.00%) ITIL
1 1 (50.00%) Service Management
Qualifications
1 1 (50.00%) ITIL Certification
Systems Management
1 1 (50.00%) Control-M