The table below looks at the statistics for i5/OS skills in IT jobs advertised across the UK. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited i5/OS over the 3 months to 23 July 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
23 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
IBM i5/OS
Rank - 958 979
Permanent jobs citing i5/OS 0 1 3
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK - 0.001% 0.003%
As % of the Operating Systems category - 0.003% 0.010%
Number of salaries quoted 0 1 3
Median salary - £42,500 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +21.42%
UK excluding London median salary - £42,500 £35,000
% change year-on-year
- +21.42%

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
24691 29099 31095
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 25.18% 26.34% 26.74%
Number of salaries quoted 21093 24406 26026
Median salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+6.25% -
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £24,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £67,500 £65,000 £65,000
UK excluding London median salary £38,000 £37,500 £36,000
% change year-on-year
+1.33% +4.16%

i5/OS
Jobs Demand Trend

The demand trend of job ads citing i5/OS as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in 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