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 5 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
5 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
IBM i5/OS
Rank - 940 948
Permanent jobs citing i5/OS 0 1 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK - 0.001% 0.001%
As % of the Operating Systems category - 0.003% 0.004%
Number of salaries quoted 0 1 1
Average salary - £29,000 £47,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- -38.94%
UK excluding London average salary - £29,000 -

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
26495 28614 28325
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 26.10% 27.37% 27.49%
Number of salaries quoted 22355 23990 23352
Average salary £42,000 £40,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.00% -
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £24,500 £24,500
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £65,000 £65,000
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