The table below looks at the prevalence of the term iSeries in IT jobs advertised across the UK. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited iSeries over the 3 months to 16 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
16 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
IBM iSeries
Rank 742 673 690
Rank change year-on-year
-69 +17
Permanent jobs citing iSeries 147 201 212
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.13% 0.19% 0.18%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 0.34% 0.49% 0.46%
Number of salaries quoted 115 155 155
Average salary £42,500 £40,000 £44,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.25% -9.09%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,000 £30,000 £29,800
10% offered a salary of more than £73,400 £57,900 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,500
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -1.23%

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

Miscellaneous Category
UK
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Miscellaneous category
43012 41377 45827
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 37.70% 38.92% 38.88%
Number of salaries quoted 33624 33569 38580
Average salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000
90% offered a salary of more than £28,000 £27,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £72,500 £75,000 £75,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%

iSeries
Jobs Demand Trend

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

iSeries Jobs Demand Trend in the UK

iSeries
Salary Trend

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

iSeries Salary Trend in the UK

iSeries
Salary Histogram

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing iSeries over the 3 months to 16 September 2014 within the UK.

iSeries Salary Histogram in the UK

iSeries
Top 30 Job Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing iSeries within the UK over the 3 months to 16 September 2014. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
England -74 136 £42,500 +2.40% 14
South East -30 35 £42,500 +6.25% 2
London -44 29 £57,500 +15.00% 3
East of England -16 26 £37,500 -6.83%
North West -14 15 £47,000 +10.58% 4
Chorley - 15 £47,000 - 3
Lancashire - 15 £47,000 - 3
Cambridgeshire - 13 £40,000 -
Bedfordshire -10 11 £37,500 -6.25%
South West -27 10 £42,250 +32.03%
Midlands +9 9 £25,500 -27.14%
East Sussex -16 9 £42,500 -22.72%
Hampshire -16 8 £25,000 -37.50%
Peterborough - 8 £37,500 -
Surrey -5 7 £27,750 -7.50% 1
Edinburgh -8 7 £32,000 -1.53%
Scotland -12 7 £32,000 -1.53%
City of London -13 7 £71,000 +42.00% 1
Thames Valley - 7 £77,500 -
East Midlands -16 6 £40,000 -20.00% 2
Southampton +2 5 £25,000 -62.82%
Gloucestershire +1 5 £37,000 -12.94%
Birmingham -3 5 £26,000 -35.00%
West Midlands -16 5 £26,000 -35.00%
Cheltenham - 5 £37,000 -
Wiltshire - 5 £47,500 -
Wales +5 4 £37,500 +15.38% 1
South Wales 0 4 £37,500 +15.38% 1
Cardiff -5 4 £37,500 +15.38% 1
Farnham +9 3 £24,500 -18.33%

iSeries
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 16 September 2014, IT jobs within the UK 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.

1 146 (47.56%) AS400
2 107 (34.85%) IBM
3 81 (26.38%) RPG
4 76 (24.76%) Finance
5 74 (24.10%) SQL
6 67 (21.82%) Windows
7 55 (17.92%) Agile Software Development
8 53 (17.26%) Oracle
9 52 (16.94%) .NET
10 50 (16.29%) Java
11 43 (14.01%) HTML
12 39 (12.70%) UNIX
13 37 (12.05%) Linux
14 34 (11.07%) Banking
15 33 (10.75%) Waterfall
16 31 (10.10%) ERP
17 29 (9.45%) Microsoft
17 29 (9.45%) WebSphere
18 28 (9.12%) RPG IV
19 27 (8.79%) SQL Server
20 26 (8.47%) SAP
20 26 (8.47%) CSS
20 26 (8.47%) C#
21 25 (8.14%) ITIL
21 25 (8.14%) E-Commerce
22 24 (7.82%) Mentoring
22 24 (7.82%) Analytical Skills
23 23 (7.49%) OO
23 23 (7.49%) MS Office
23 23 (7.49%) VMware

iSeries
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 16 September 2014, IT jobs within the UK 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 29 (9.45%) WebSphere
2 18 (5.86%) Tomcat
3 8 (2.61%) IIS
4 7 (2.28%) MS Exchange
5 6 (1.95%) Oracle SOA Suite
6 5 (1.63%) WebLogic
6 5 (1.63%) Exchange Server 2013
7 4 (1.30%) WebSphere Application Server
7 4 (1.30%) Apache
8 3 (0.98%) Exchange Server 2010
9 2 (0.65%) Lync
9 2 (0.65%) Exchange Server 2003
9 2 (0.65%) SharePoint
9 2 (0.65%) FileNet
10 1 (0.33%) MQSeries
10 1 (0.33%) Lotus Domino
10 1 (0.33%) SAS
10 1 (0.33%) Exchange Server 2007
10 1 (0.33%) GlassFish
Applications
1 23 (7.49%) MS Office
2 12 (3.91%) MS Excel
3 4 (1.30%) MS Visio
4 2 (0.65%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 18 (5.86%) INSURE/90
2 7 (2.28%) AWD
3 6 (1.95%) Oracle Applications
3 6 (1.95%) Oracle EBS
4 4 (1.30%) Dynamics AX
5 3 (0.98%) Dynamics CRM
5 3 (0.98%) SAP GRC
6 2 (0.65%) Magento
6 2 (0.65%) SAP CO
6 2 (0.65%) Misys Midas
6 2 (0.65%) JDE EnterpriseOne
6 2 (0.65%) SAP FI/CO
6 2 (0.65%) SAP FI
7 1 (0.33%) Oracle CRM
7 1 (0.33%) Summit
Communications & Networking
1 15 (4.89%) Firewall
2 12 (3.91%) TCP/IP
3 9 (2.93%) WAN
4 8 (2.61%) SSL
5 4 (1.30%) DNS
5 4 (1.30%) SAN
6 3 (0.98%) LDAP
6 3 (0.98%) LAN
6 3 (0.98%) VoIP
6 3 (0.98%) FTP
6 3 (0.98%) HTTP
7 2 (0.65%) Network Security
7 2 (0.65%) DHCP
7 2 (0.65%) VPN
7 2 (0.65%) Intranet
7 2 (0.65%) Internet
7 2 (0.65%) Wi-Fi
8 1 (0.33%) Wireless
8 1 (0.33%) IPsec
8 1 (0.33%) Ethernet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 27 (8.79%) SQL Server
2 21 (6.84%) Data Warehouse
3 14 (4.56%) DataStage
4 9 (2.93%) DB2
5 6 (1.95%) Oracle Reports
6 5 (1.63%) Crystal Reports
6 5 (1.63%) SQL Server 2005
6 5 (1.63%) Oracle Database
6 5 (1.63%) SQL Server 2008
7 4 (1.30%) SQL Server Analysis Services
7 4 (1.30%) Big Data
7 4 (1.30%) Relational Database
7 4 (1.30%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 4 (1.30%) SQL Server Integration Services
8 3 (0.98%) SAP BW
8 3 (0.98%) RDBMS
9 2 (0.65%) SQL Server 2012
9 2 (0.65%) NonStop SQL
9 2 (0.65%) Oracle Database 11g
9 2 (0.65%) BusinessObjects
Development Applications
1 10 (3.26%) Eclipse
2 6 (1.95%) Visual Studio
3 1 (0.33%) Synon
3 1 (0.33%) JIRA
3 1 (0.33%) SpecFlow
3 1 (0.33%) SoapUI
3 1 (0.33%) Cucumber
General
1 76 (24.76%) Finance
2 34 (11.07%) Banking
3 9 (2.93%) Marketing
4 8 (2.61%) Telecoms
5 7 (2.28%) Legal
5 7 (2.28%) Retail
6 5 (1.63%) Back Office
7 4 (1.30%) Manufacturing
7 4 (1.30%) Financial Institution
8 3 (0.98%) Automotive
8 3 (0.98%) International Banking
9 2 (0.65%) Pharmaceutical
10 1 (0.33%) Military
10 1 (0.33%) Advertising
10 1 (0.33%) Publishing
10 1 (0.33%) Aerospace
10 1 (0.33%) French Language
10 1 (0.33%) Music Industry
10 1 (0.33%) Retail Banking
10 1 (0.33%) Investment Banking
Job Titles
1 82 (26.71%) Analyst
2 60 (19.54%) Developer
3 31 (10.10%) AS400 Support
4 27 (8.79%) RPG Developer
4 27 (8.79%) Senior Developer
5 26 (8.47%) Support Analyst
6 25 (8.14%) Team Leader
7 18 (5.86%) Technical Support
7 18 (5.86%) Senior RPG Developer
8 16 (5.21%) Programmer
9 15 (4.89%) Development Manager
10 14 (4.56%) Software Team Leader
10 14 (4.56%) Java Developer
11 13 (4.23%) Development Team Leader
12 12 (3.91%) .NET Team Leader
12 12 (3.91%) Software Development Team Leader
12 12 (3.91%) Architect
13 11 (3.58%) Tester
13 11 (3.58%) Infrastructure Analyst
14 10 (3.26%) Analyst Programmer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 52 (16.94%) .NET
2 43 (14.01%) HTML
3 26 (8.47%) CSS
4 21 (6.84%) ASP.NET
5 19 (6.19%) Middleware
6 18 (5.86%) XML
7 15 (4.89%) Web Services
8 14 (4.56%) Spring
8 14 (4.56%) Hibernate
9 12 (3.91%) .NET Framework
10 10 (3.26%) Java EE
10 10 (3.26%) Grails
10 10 (3.26%) J2EE
10 10 (3.26%) JSP
10 10 (3.26%) XSLT
10 10 (3.26%) WebSphere MQ
11 8 (2.61%) Oracle Fusion
12 7 (2.28%) REST
13 5 (1.63%) SOAP
13 5 (1.63%) jQuery
Miscellaneous
1 146 (47.56%) AS400
2 24 (7.82%) Analytical Skills
3 14 (4.56%) LPAR
4 11 (3.58%) Replication
5 7 (2.28%) Clustering
6 6 (1.95%) Computer Science
6 6 (1.95%) Management Information System
7 5 (1.63%) Enterprise Storage
7 5 (1.63%) Data Extraction
8 4 (1.30%) Enterprise Software
8 4 (1.30%) Mainframe
9 3 (0.98%) Mathematics
10 2 (0.65%) EFT
11 1 (0.33%) BBC
11 1 (0.33%) N-Tier
11 1 (0.33%) iDTV
11 1 (0.33%) Firmware
11 1 (0.33%) Client/Server
11 1 (0.33%) Wiki
11 1 (0.33%) IBM Mainframe
Operating Systems
1 67 (21.82%) Windows
2 39 (12.70%) UNIX
3 37 (12.05%) Linux
4 20 (6.51%) OS/400
5 11 (3.58%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 9 (2.93%) Windows Server 2003
6 9 (2.93%) Windows Server 2008
7 8 (2.61%) Solaris
7 8 (2.61%) zOS
8 7 (2.28%) Windows 2000
8 7 (2.28%) AIX
8 7 (2.28%) Windows XP
9 6 (1.95%) Windows 2000 Server
10 4 (1.30%) Windows 7
10 4 (1.30%) Windows Mobile
10 4 (1.30%) i5/OS
11 3 (0.98%) SUSE
11 3 (0.98%) Ubuntu
11 3 (0.98%) Windows 8
11 3 (0.98%) CentOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 55 (17.92%) Agile Software Development
2 33 (10.75%) Waterfall
3 31 (10.10%) ERP
4 25 (8.14%) ITIL
4 25 (8.14%) E-Commerce
5 24 (7.82%) Mentoring
6 23 (7.49%) OO
7 22 (7.17%) Project Management
8 21 (6.84%) SOA
9 19 (6.19%) UML
9 19 (6.19%) Disaster Recovery
10 17 (5.54%) Business Intelligence
11 15 (4.89%) Coaching
12 13 (4.23%) DSDM
12 13 (4.23%) CRM
12 13 (4.23%) Capacity Planning
13 12 (3.91%) Change Control
13 12 (3.91%) Migration
14 11 (3.58%) Continuous Improvement
15 10 (3.26%) System Testing
Programming Languages
1 81 (26.38%) RPG
2 74 (24.10%) SQL
3 50 (16.29%) Java
4 28 (9.12%) RPG IV
5 26 (8.47%) C#
6 18 (5.86%) RPG III
7 13 (4.23%) COBOL
8 11 (3.58%) JavaScript
9 10 (3.26%) Groovy
10 5 (1.63%) Shell Script
11 4 (1.30%) VB.NET
11 4 (1.30%) C
12 3 (0.98%) Python
12 3 (0.98%) ABAP
12 3 (0.98%) Delphi
12 3 (0.98%) C++
12 3 (0.98%) VB
12 3 (0.98%) SAPscript
12 3 (0.98%) Apex Code
13 2 (0.65%) Perl
Qualifications
1 14 (4.56%) Degree
2 13 (4.23%) ISEB
3 10 (3.26%) HNC
4 4 (1.30%) PRINCE2 Certification
5 3 (0.98%) MCSE
5 3 (0.98%) IBM Certification
5 3 (0.98%) Microsoft Certification
6 2 (0.65%) ISTQB
6 2 (0.65%) CCNA
6 2 (0.65%) Cisco Certification
6 2 (0.65%) ITIL Certification
7 1 (0.33%) CISA
7 1 (0.33%) MCITP
7 1 (0.33%) CEH
7 1 (0.33%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
7 1 (0.33%) VCP4
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 14 (4.56%) QA
1 14 (4.56%) SLA
2 6 (1.95%) Sarbanes-Oxley
3 3 (0.98%) TickIT
3 3 (0.98%) ISO 9001
4 2 (0.65%) PCI DSS
5 1 (0.33%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 21 (6.84%) Active Directory
2 15 (4.89%) VMware Infrastructure
3 10 (3.26%) vSphere
4 1 (0.33%) Tivoli Workload Scheduler
4 1 (0.33%) VMware ESX
4 1 (0.33%) Nmap
Systems Management
1 8 (2.61%) Tivoli
2 7 (2.28%) Tivoli Storage Manager
2 7 (2.28%) Nagios
2 7 (2.28%) HP SIM
3 6 (1.95%) Backup Exec
4 5 (1.63%) SCCM
5 4 (1.30%) HP Quality Center
5 4 (1.30%) CiscoWorks
6 2 (0.65%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
6 2 (0.65%) BladeLogic
6 2 (0.65%) Norton AntiVirus
6 2 (0.65%) BMC PATROL
7 1 (0.33%) NetBackup
7 1 (0.33%) Nessus
7 1 (0.33%) SCOM
Vendors
1 107 (34.85%) IBM
2 53 (17.26%) Oracle
3 29 (9.45%) Microsoft
4 26 (8.47%) SAP
5 23 (7.49%) VMware
6 19 (6.19%) Salesforce.com
7 17 (5.54%) JBoss
8 15 (4.89%) HP
9 13 (4.23%) Intel
10 11 (3.58%) Citrix
11 10 (3.26%) AccuRev
11 10 (3.26%) LANDesk
12 9 (2.93%) Red Hat
13 7 (2.28%) JD Edwards
13 7 (2.28%) Sun
13 7 (2.28%) SolarWinds
14 5 (1.63%) NetApp
14 5 (1.63%) Cisco
15 3 (0.98%) Micro Focus
15 3 (0.98%) Symantec
City, London
Quant Capital
Salary: Up to £35,000 per annum + bonus and benefits + Pension
Posted: 2 days ago
Warrington, Cheshire
Ascent People Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + Benefits + Bonus
Posted: 3 days ago
Chorley, Lancashire
Searchability.co.uk
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Berkshire
Proactive Appointments
Salary: Unspecified £35/45.k
Posted: 4 days ago
Chorley, Lancashire
4it Recruitment Ltd
Salary: From £40,000 to £47,000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Chorley, Lancashire
Greywood Associates Limited
Salary: £35000 - £42000 per annum + bens
Posted: 5 days ago
Leicester, Leicestershire
Blues Point Ltd
Salary: Up to £35,000 per annum plus benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Leicester, Leicestershire
Blues Point Ltd
Salary: Up to £40,000 per annum + pension, healthcare & bonus
Posted: 12 days ago
London
RBS
Salary: Competitive + benefits
Posted: 15 days ago
DORKING
Tectre Limited
Salary: £40,000 - £60,000 per year
Posted: 20 days ago
Cardiff
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Salary: £30000.00 - £35000.00 per annum
Posted: 24 days ago