The table below looks at the statistics for i5/OS skills in IT jobs advertised across the UK. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited i5/OS over the 3 months to 21 November 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
21 Nov 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
IBM i5/OS
Rank - 909 878
Permanent jobs citing i5/OS 0 2 4
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK - 0.002% 0.004%
As % of the Operating Systems category - 0.007% 0.013%
Number of salaries quoted 0 2 4
Average salary - £48,000 £32,750
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +46.56%
UK excluding London average salary - - £30,500

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Operating Systems category in permanent jobs advertised across the UK.

Operating Systems Category
UK
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Operating Systems category
30890 30393 30704
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 27.11% 27.47% 27.85%
Number of salaries quoted 25658 25645 26378
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
90% offered a salary of more than £24,250 £25,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £60,000 £64,000
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £37,500 £37,500

i5/OS
Jobs Demand Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing i5/OS within the UK as a proportion of the total demand within the Operating Systems category.

i5/OS Jobs Demand Trend in the UK

i5/OS
Salary Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing i5/OS within the UK.

i5/OS Salary Trend in the UK

i5/OS
Top 21 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 21 November 2014, IT jobs within the UK citing i5/OS 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 i5/OS.

1 2 (100.00%) IBM
1 2 (100.00%) Migration
2 1 (50.00%) Replication
2 1 (50.00%) Clustering
2 1 (50.00%) Programme Management
2 1 (50.00%) iSeries
2 1 (50.00%) Root Cause Analysis
2 1 (50.00%) HP
2 1 (50.00%) Firewall
2 1 (50.00%) AS400
2 1 (50.00%) Oracle
2 1 (50.00%) ITIL
2 1 (50.00%) UNIX
2 1 (50.00%) Windows
2 1 (50.00%) AIX
2 1 (50.00%) HPUX
2 1 (50.00%) Solaris
2 1 (50.00%) Linux
2 1 (50.00%) OS/400
2 1 (50.00%) TCP/IP
2 1 (50.00%) SLA

i5/OS
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 21 November 2014, IT jobs within the UK citing i5/OS 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 i5/OS. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Communications & Networking
1 1 (50.00%) TCP/IP
1 1 (50.00%) Firewall
Job Titles
1 1 (50.00%) Architect
1 1 (50.00%) Analyst
1 1 (50.00%) Support Analyst
1 1 (50.00%) 3rd Line Support
1 1 (50.00%) Team Leader
1 1 (50.00%) Support Team Leader
1 1 (50.00%) 3rd Line Support Analyst
Miscellaneous
1 1 (50.00%) AS400
1 1 (50.00%) Replication
1 1 (50.00%) Clustering
1 1 (50.00%) iSeries
Operating Systems
1 1 (50.00%) UNIX
1 1 (50.00%) Windows
1 1 (50.00%) AIX
1 1 (50.00%) HPUX
1 1 (50.00%) Solaris
1 1 (50.00%) Linux
1 1 (50.00%) OS/400
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (100.00%) Migration
2 1 (50.00%) Programme Management
2 1 (50.00%) Root Cause Analysis
2 1 (50.00%) ITIL
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (50.00%) SLA
Vendors
1 2 (100.00%) IBM
2 1 (50.00%) HP
2 1 (50.00%) Oracle