The table below looks at the prevalence of the term iSeries in IT jobs advertised across the UK. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited iSeries over the 3 months to 3 December 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
3 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
IBM iSeries
Rank 666 775 843
Rank change year-on-year
+109 +68
Permanent jobs citing iSeries 199 194 143
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.22% 0.18% 0.12%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 0.55% 0.42% 0.31%
Number of salaries quoted 164 167 121
Median salary £40,000 £45,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
-11.11% +5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,000 £32,000 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £67,750 £62,500 £70,000
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £45,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
-11.11% +12.50%

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
36231 45679 46191
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 40.55% 42.56% 40.19%
Number of salaries quoted 29550 36392 37289
Median salary £50,000 £50,000 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +5.26%
90% offered a salary of more than £29,250 £29,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £80,000 £75,000 £80,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +6.25%

iSeries
Jobs Demand Trend

The demand trend of job ads citing iSeries as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in 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 3 December 2016 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 median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing iSeries within the UK over the 3 months to 3 December 2016. 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
England +74 183 £40,000 -11.11% 18
London +101 65 £45,000 - 6
North West +17 58 £40,000 - 1
Lancashire +27 33 £40,000 - 1
South East +74 21 £47,500 +18.75% 5
Wales +6 16 £33,173 -2.43%
Preston +6 16 £40,000 +6.66%
South Wales +5 16 £33,173 -2.43%
South West +14 14 £40,000 - 1
East of England -24 13 £55,000 +10.00% 3
Wimbledon - 11 - -
Berkshire +51 9 £45,000 -18.18%
Cardiff +15 9 £40,000 +20.57%
West Midlands -32 9 £41,250 +3.12% 1
West Sussex - 9 £61,500 - 1
Crawley - 9 £61,500 -
Chorley +8 8 £37,500 -6.25% 1
Blackburn - 8 £40,000 -
Slough +29 7 £45,000 -5.26%
Wiltshire +21 7 £40,000 -
Newport -5 7 £30,500 -12.85%
Brentwood +2 6 - -
Gloucestershire -4 6 £40,000 -17.94%
Essex -9 6 - -
Coventry +4 5 £47,500 +90.00%
Birmingham -13 5 £37,500 -16.66% 1
Bedfordshire -23 5 £60,000 -5.47% 3
Manchester - 5 £28,500 -
Bedford -2 4 £62,500 +17.92% 3
Kent +15 3 £37,500 -0.66% 1

iSeries
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 3 December 2016, IT jobs citing iSeries also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads with a requirement for iSeries.

1 171 (44.19%) Finance
2 164 (42.38%) SQL
3 161 (41.60%) AS400
4 154 (39.79%) IBM
5 147 (37.98%) RPG
6 115 (29.72%) ITIL
7 99 (25.58%) DB2
8 92 (23.77%) Windows
9 80 (20.67%) Agile Software Development
10 75 (19.38%) RPG IV
11 65 (16.80%) Microsoft
12 53 (13.70%) ERP
13 52 (13.44%) SDLC
14 51 (13.18%) Waterfall
15 50 (12.92%) Analytical Skills
16 49 (12.66%) Degree
17 46 (11.89%) WebSphere
18 45 (11.63%) XML
19 41 (10.59%) Windows Server
20 40 (10.34%) Linux
21 38 (9.82%) Banking
22 36 (9.30%) Retail
22 36 (9.30%) Java
23 34 (8.79%) VMware
23 34 (8.79%) Data Centre
24 33 (8.53%) Unix
25 31 (8.01%) SQL Server
25 31 (8.01%) MS Office
25 31 (8.01%) System Testing
26 29 (7.49%) Project Management

iSeries
Top Related IT Skills by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 46 (11.89%) WebSphere
2 22 (5.68%) BizTalk Server
3 17 (4.39%) IIS
4 13 (3.36%) WebSphere Application Server
5 5 (1.29%) IBM Notes
6 4 (1.03%) MS Exchange
6 4 (1.03%) Oracle SOA Suite
6 4 (1.03%) SharePoint
7 3 (0.78%) Apache
7 3 (0.78%) GlassFish
7 3 (0.78%) JBoss
8 2 (0.52%) IBM Domino
8 2 (0.52%) SharePoint 2013
9 1 (0.26%) Confluence
Applications
1 31 (8.01%) MS Office
2 21 (5.43%) MS Excel
3 4 (1.03%) Photoshop
4 2 (0.52%) MS PowerPoint
4 2 (0.52%) MS Project
4 2 (0.52%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 5 (1.29%) JDE EnterpriseOne
2 4 (1.03%) Dynamics AX
2 4 (1.03%) RiskWrite
3 2 (0.52%) Misys Equation
4 1 (0.26%) Cognos Business Intelligence
4 1 (0.26%) JDE OneWorld
Cloud Services
1 24 (6.20%) Amazon AWS
2 8 (2.07%) Cloud Computing
3 2 (0.52%) Microsoft Azure
3 2 (0.52%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 23 (5.94%) WAN
2 22 (5.68%) FTP
3 19 (4.91%) LAN
4 17 (4.39%) SAN
5 10 (2.58%) MPLS
5 10 (2.58%) VPN
6 9 (2.33%) TCP/IP
7 4 (1.03%) Firewall
8 3 (0.78%) ATM
9 2 (0.52%) DNS
9 2 (0.52%) Internet
9 2 (0.52%) VLAN
9 2 (0.52%) VoIP
10 1 (0.26%) Network Security
10 1 (0.26%) SNA
Database & Business Intelligence
1 99 (25.58%) DB2
2 31 (8.01%) SQL Server
3 10 (2.58%) BusinessObjects
3 10 (2.58%) Crystal Reports
4 9 (2.33%) Data Warehouse
4 9 (2.33%) Relational Database
5 7 (1.81%) RDBMS
5 7 (1.81%) SQL Server 2005
5 7 (1.81%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 4 (1.03%) DTS
6 4 (1.03%) SQL Server 2000
7 3 (0.78%) Star Schema
8 2 (0.52%) SQL Server Reporting Services
9 1 (0.26%) Data Mining
9 1 (0.26%) Enterprise Data Warehouse
9 1 (0.26%) IBM InfoSphere
9 1 (0.26%) QlikView
9 1 (0.26%) UniData
Development Applications
1 14 (3.62%) JIRA
2 8 (2.07%) Subversion
3 6 (1.55%) Visual Studio
4 5 (1.29%) Git (software)
4 5 (1.29%) VSS/SourceSafe
5 4 (1.03%) Eclipse
5 4 (1.03%) VersionOne
6 3 (0.78%) TortoiseSVN
7 2 (0.52%) Octopus Deploy
7 2 (0.52%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 171 (44.19%) Finance
2 38 (9.82%) Banking
3 36 (9.30%) Retail
4 29 (7.49%) Advertising
5 24 (6.20%) Telecoms
6 10 (2.58%) Billing
7 9 (2.33%) Back Office
8 6 (1.55%) Automotive
8 6 (1.55%) Investment Banking
9 3 (0.78%) Private Banking
10 2 (0.52%) Legal
11 1 (0.26%) Financial Institution
11 1 (0.26%) Manufacturing
11 1 (0.26%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 151 (39.02%) Analyst
2 101 (26.10%) Applications Support
3 78 (20.16%) Support Analyst
4 64 (16.54%) Developer
5 62 (16.02%) Programmer
6 61 (15.76%) Applications Support Analyst
7 53 (13.70%) Analyst Programmer
8 51 (13.18%) RPG Programmer
9 44 (11.37%) RPG Analyst Programmer
10 39 (10.08%) AS400 Developer
11 38 (9.82%) RPG Developer
12 30 (7.75%) Administrator
13 22 (5.68%) 2nd Line Support
14 19 (4.91%) IT Manager
15 16 (4.13%) 3rd Line Support
16 14 (3.62%) Junior
17 13 (3.36%) Architect
18 12 (3.10%) DevOps Administrator
19 11 (2.84%) Senior Programme Analyst
19 11 (2.84%) Senior RPG Analyst Programmer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 45 (11.63%) XML
2 25 (6.46%) HTML
3 22 (5.68%) .NET
4 21 (5.43%) Web Services
5 18 (4.65%) WebSphere MQ
6 17 (4.39%) Middleware
7 16 (4.13%) ASP.NET
8 15 (3.88%) CSS
9 11 (2.84%) Ajax
10 10 (2.58%) J2EE
11 9 (2.33%) ASP.NET MVC
11 9 (2.33%) EDI
11 9 (2.33%) XML Messaging
12 7 (1.81%) RESTful
12 7 (1.81%) SOAP
12 7 (1.81%) WCF
13 6 (1.55%) jQuery
13 6 (1.55%) JSF
14 4 (1.03%) ASP.NET MVC 3
14 4 (1.03%) Classic ASP
Miscellaneous
1 161 (41.60%) AS400
2 50 (12.92%) Analytical Skills
3 34 (8.79%) Data Centre
4 22 (5.68%) Mainframe
5 12 (3.10%) Public Cloud
6 10 (2.58%) Online Banking
7 7 (1.81%) Replication
8 6 (1.55%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
9 5 (1.29%) Enterprise Software
9 5 (1.29%) Mathematics
10 3 (0.78%) IBM Mainframe
11 2 (0.52%) Data Integration
11 2 (0.52%) FMCG
11 2 (0.52%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
11 2 (0.52%) Hedge funds
11 2 (0.52%) Management Information System
11 2 (0.52%) PMI
11 2 (0.52%) VAX
12 1 (0.26%) Statistics
12 1 (0.26%) Thin Client
Operating Systems
1 92 (23.77%) Windows
2 41 (10.59%) Windows Server
3 40 (10.34%) Linux
4 33 (8.53%) Unix
5 19 (4.91%) Windows Server 2008
6 17 (4.39%) Windows Server 2012
7 14 (3.62%) Windows 7
8 12 (3.10%) zOS
9 10 (2.58%) MVS
9 10 (2.58%) Windows Vista
9 10 (2.58%) Windows XP
10 7 (1.81%) OS/400
11 5 (1.29%) AIX
11 5 (1.29%) Windows Server 2003
12 4 (1.03%) Windows 8
13 3 (0.78%) Data ONTAP
13 3 (0.78%) VyOS
13 3 (0.78%) Windows 2000 Server
14 1 (0.26%) i5/OS
Processes & Methodologies
1 115 (29.72%) ITIL
2 80 (20.67%) Agile Software Development
3 53 (13.70%) ERP
4 52 (13.44%) SDLC
5 51 (13.18%) Waterfall
6 31 (8.01%) System Testing
7 29 (7.49%) Project Management
8 26 (6.72%) Unit Testing
9 24 (6.20%) PRINCE2
10 23 (5.94%) Incident Management
10 23 (5.94%) Service Management
11 21 (5.43%) ITIL V3
12 20 (5.17%) DevOps
13 18 (4.65%) Business Intelligence
14 16 (4.13%) Configuration Management
14 16 (4.13%) Logistics
14 16 (4.13%) Software Testing
15 15 (3.88%) Network Monitoring
16 14 (3.62%) Root Cause Analysis
16 14 (3.62%) Systems Analysis
Programming Languages
1 164 (42.38%) SQL
2 147 (37.98%) RPG
3 75 (19.38%) RPG IV
4 36 (9.30%) Java
5 22 (5.68%) JavaScript
6 20 (5.17%) C#
7 19 (4.91%) RPG III
8 18 (4.65%) C
9 11 (2.84%) VB
9 11 (2.84%) VB6
10 8 (2.07%) RPG/400
11 6 (1.55%) COBOL
11 6 (1.55%) PowerShell
11 6 (1.55%) VB.NET
12 4 (1.03%) Shell Script
12 4 (1.03%) T-SQL
13 3 (0.78%) Delphi
13 3 (0.78%) VBA
14 2 (0.52%) PHP
14 2 (0.52%) R
Qualifications
1 49 (12.66%) Degree
2 10 (2.58%) ISEB
3 9 (2.33%) ITIL Certification
4 8 (2.07%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
4 8 (2.07%) Microsoft Certification
5 7 (1.81%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
6 6 (1.55%) CISA
6 6 (1.55%) Cisco Certification
6 6 (1.55%) CISM
6 6 (1.55%) CISSP
7 4 (1.03%) Security Cleared
8 3 (0.78%) CCIE
8 3 (0.78%) CCNA
8 3 (0.78%) CCNP
8 3 (0.78%) CCSE
8 3 (0.78%) ISTQB
8 3 (0.78%) VCAP
8 3 (0.78%) VCDX
8 3 (0.78%) VCP5
8 3 (0.78%) VCP6
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 16 (4.13%) SLA
2 9 (2.33%) PMBOK
3 8 (2.07%) Sarbanes-Oxley
4 6 (1.55%) COBIT
4 6 (1.55%) ISAE 3402
4 6 (1.55%) SSAE 16
5 2 (0.52%) PCI DSS
5 2 (0.52%) QA
6 1 (0.26%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 27 (6.98%) Active Directory
2 23 (5.94%) VMware Infrastructure
3 13 (3.36%) XenApp
4 12 (3.10%) XenDesktop
5 8 (2.07%) Firmware
6 3 (0.78%) ACF2
7 2 (0.52%) Hyper-V
7 2 (0.52%) Job Entry Subsystem
7 2 (0.52%) vSphere
8 1 (0.26%) Virtual Machines
Systems Management
1 12 (3.10%) SCCM
2 3 (0.78%) HP Quality Center
2 3 (0.78%) Nagios
3 2 (0.52%) Backup Exec
3 2 (0.52%) SCOM
4 1 (0.26%) FortiGate
4 1 (0.26%) HP SIM
4 1 (0.26%) Nessus
4 1 (0.26%) NetBackup
4 1 (0.26%) Nmap
4 1 (0.26%) Tivoli
4 1 (0.26%) Tivoli Storage Manager
Vendors
1 154 (39.79%) IBM
2 65 (16.80%) Microsoft
3 34 (8.79%) VMware
4 28 (7.24%) Oracle
5 25 (6.46%) Cisco
6 21 (5.43%) Citrix
7 20 (5.17%) JD Edwards
8 19 (4.91%) IFS
9 13 (3.36%) Salesforce.com
10 10 (2.58%) SAP
11 7 (1.81%) Infor
11 7 (1.81%) Intel
12 6 (1.55%) HP
12 6 (1.55%) Sybase
13 5 (1.29%) Lotus
13 5 (1.29%) MKS
14 4 (1.03%) Adobe
14 4 (1.03%) Dell
14 4 (1.03%) NetApp
14 4 (1.03%) Splunk
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