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 18 January 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
18 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
IBM iSeries
UK
Rank 666 726 792
Rank change year-on-year
+60 +66
Permanent jobs citing iSeries 179 202 155
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.21% 0.20% 0.15%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 0.53% 0.47% 0.37%
Number of salaries quoted 144 175 119
Median salary £40,000 £40,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
- -5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,000 £31,500 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £66,250 £66,000
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £40,000 £41,500
% change year-on-year
- -3.61%

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
34067 42666 41748
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 40.52% 42.61% 40.50%
Number of salaries quoted 27749 34235 33844
Median salary £50,000 £50,000 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +5.26%
90% offered a salary of more than £29,000 £30,000 £28,000
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 18 January 2017 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 18 January 2017. 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 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 +47 163 £40,000 -5.88% 9
London +87 71 £70,000 +86.66% 1
North West +8 44 £37,500 -6.25% 2
Lancashire +9 21 £40,000 - 1
East of England -16 17 £50,000 -5.66% 1
South East +38 13 £42,500 +6.25%
South Wales +18 13 £33,173 +5.02%
Wales +13 13 £33,173 +5.02%
Preston - 11 £37,500 -
Cardiff +7 9 £40,000 +26.63%
South West +19 7 £40,000 +8.84% 1
Bedford +13 7 £50,000 -5.66% 1
West Midlands -3 7 £37,500 -6.25% 1
Bedfordshire -22 7 £50,000 -22.75% 1
Gloucestershire -9 6 £40,000 +36.75%
Wimbledon - 6 - -
Brentwood +10 5 - -
Chorley +2 5 £37,500 -6.25% 1
Essex +2 5 - -
West Sussex - 5 £47,500 -
Hertfordshire - 5 £52,500 -
Manchester - 5 £47,500 -
Crawley - 5 £47,500 -
Berkshire +38 4 - -
Birmingham -10 4 £37,500 -16.66%
Blackburn - 4 £40,000 -
Bracknell - 4 - -
Newport - 4 £27,000 -
Welwyn Garden City - 4 £52,500 -
Scotland +29 3 £33,000 -

iSeries
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 18 January 2017, 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.

1 181 (50.14%) SQL
2 152 (42.11%) Finance
3 142 (39.34%) AS400
4 131 (36.29%) IBM
5 123 (34.07%) RPG
6 108 (29.92%) ITIL
7 100 (27.70%) Agile Software Development
8 96 (26.59%) Windows
9 83 (22.99%) DB2
9 83 (22.99%) Microsoft
10 64 (17.73%) RPG IV
11 62 (17.17%) XML
12 54 (14.96%) ERP
13 53 (14.68%) Java
13 53 (14.68%) SDLC
13 53 (14.68%) WebSphere
14 52 (14.40%) Waterfall
15 44 (12.19%) Amazon AWS
15 44 (12.19%) Analytical Skills
16 43 (11.91%) Degree
17 42 (11.63%) Linux
18 38 (10.53%) DevOps
19 36 (9.97%) Banking
19 36 (9.97%) IIS
20 35 (9.70%) E-Commerce
21 33 (9.14%) Public Cloud
21 33 (9.14%) E-business
21 33 (9.14%) VMware
22 32 (8.86%) Windows Server
23 31 (8.59%) Continuous Delivery

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 53 (14.68%) WebSphere
2 36 (9.97%) IIS
3 20 (5.54%) BizTalk Server
4 9 (2.49%) WebSphere Application Server
5 5 (1.39%) IBM Notes
6 4 (1.11%) MS Exchange
6 4 (1.11%) SharePoint
7 2 (0.55%) IBM Domino
7 2 (0.55%) Oracle Application Server
7 2 (0.55%) Oracle SOA Suite
8 1 (0.28%) Apache
8 1 (0.28%) GlassFish
8 1 (0.28%) JBoss
8 1 (0.28%) SharePoint 2013
Applications
1 29 (8.03%) MS Office
2 19 (5.26%) MS Excel
3 4 (1.11%) Photoshop
4 2 (0.55%) MS PowerPoint
4 2 (0.55%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 10 (2.77%) RiskWrite
2 7 (1.94%) JDE EnterpriseOne
3 6 (1.66%) Dynamics AX
4 2 (0.55%) Misys Equation
5 1 (0.28%) JDE OneWorld
Cloud Services
1 44 (12.19%) Amazon AWS
2 8 (2.22%) Cloud Computing
3 3 (0.83%) Microsoft Azure
4 2 (0.55%) Amazon S3
4 2 (0.55%) SaaS
5 1 (0.28%) Basecamp
5 1 (0.28%) Google Analytics
Communications & Networking
1 20 (5.54%) FTP
2 19 (5.26%) SAN
3 18 (4.99%) WAN
4 15 (4.16%) LAN
5 12 (3.32%) TCP/IP
6 10 (2.77%) Firewall
7 8 (2.22%) VPN
8 7 (1.94%) MPLS
9 4 (1.11%) HTTP
9 4 (1.11%) SMTP
9 4 (1.11%) Wireless
10 3 (0.83%) ATM
10 3 (0.83%) VLAN
11 2 (0.55%) DNS
12 1 (0.28%) Network Security
12 1 (0.28%) SNA
12 1 (0.28%) VoIP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 83 (22.99%) DB2
2 23 (6.37%) SQL Server
3 10 (2.77%) BusinessObjects
3 10 (2.77%) Crystal Reports
4 8 (2.22%) Data Warehouse
4 8 (2.22%) RDBMS
4 8 (2.22%) Relational Database
4 8 (2.22%) SQL Server 2005
5 7 (1.94%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 4 (1.11%) DTS
6 4 (1.11%) SQL Server 2000
7 3 (0.83%) SQL Server Reporting Services
8 2 (0.55%) Oracle Reports
9 1 (0.28%) Data Mining
9 1 (0.28%) Endeca
9 1 (0.28%) Enterprise Data Warehouse
9 1 (0.28%) IBM InfoSphere
9 1 (0.28%) QlikView
9 1 (0.28%) Star Schema
Development Applications
1 15 (4.16%) JIRA
2 10 (2.77%) Eclipse
2 10 (2.77%) VersionOne
3 8 (2.22%) Git (software)
4 6 (1.66%) Visual Studio
5 5 (1.39%) Subversion
6 4 (1.11%) Team Foundation Server
7 3 (0.83%) Octopus Deploy
7 3 (0.83%) TortoiseSVN
8 2 (0.55%) Atlassian Bamboo
8 2 (0.55%) VSS/SourceSafe
9 1 (0.28%) SoapUI
General
1 152 (42.11%) Finance
2 36 (9.97%) Banking
3 29 (8.03%) Advertising
4 23 (6.37%) Retail
5 22 (6.09%) Telecoms
6 11 (3.05%) Billing
7 7 (1.94%) Back Office
8 5 (1.39%) Manufacturing
9 4 (1.11%) Automotive
10 3 (0.83%) Private Banking
11 1 (0.28%) Financial Institution
11 1 (0.28%) Games
11 1 (0.28%) Investment Banking
11 1 (0.28%) Legal
11 1 (0.28%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 136 (37.67%) Analyst
2 106 (29.36%) Applications Support
3 76 (21.05%) Support Analyst
4 68 (18.84%) Applications Support Analyst
5 55 (15.24%) Developer
6 48 (13.30%) Administrator
7 41 (11.36%) Programmer
8 36 (9.97%) Analyst Programmer
9 35 (9.70%) AS400 Developer
10 31 (8.59%) RPG Programmer
11 30 (8.31%) DevOps Administrator
11 30 (8.31%) RPG Developer
12 28 (7.76%) RPG Analyst Programmer
13 21 (5.82%) IT Manager
14 15 (4.16%) 3rd Line Support
14 15 (4.16%) Linux Administrator
14 15 (4.16%) Linux DevOps Administrator
14 15 (4.16%) Linux/Unix DevOps
14 15 (4.16%) Windows Administrator
15 14 (3.88%) Systems Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 62 (17.17%) XML
2 23 (6.37%) HTML
3 22 (6.09%) .NET
4 21 (5.82%) Web Services
5 18 (4.99%) ASP.NET
6 16 (4.43%) CSS
7 15 (4.16%) WebSphere MQ
8 14 (3.88%) Middleware
9 12 (3.32%) Ajax
10 10 (2.77%) ASP.NET MVC
11 9 (2.49%) XML Messaging
12 8 (2.22%) EDI
12 8 (2.22%) RESTful
12 8 (2.22%) SOAP
12 8 (2.22%) WCF
13 7 (1.94%) jQuery
14 4 (1.11%) ASP.NET MVC 3
14 4 (1.11%) Classic ASP
14 4 (1.11%) DHTML
14 4 (1.11%) J2EE
Miscellaneous
1 142 (39.34%) AS400
2 44 (12.19%) Analytical Skills
3 33 (9.14%) Public Cloud
4 26 (7.20%) Mainframe
5 19 (5.26%) Data Centre
6 10 (2.77%) Online Banking
7 7 (1.94%) Replication
8 6 (1.66%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
9 5 (1.39%) Mathematics
9 5 (1.39%) PMI
10 4 (1.11%) Enterprise Software
11 3 (0.83%) IBM Mainframe
12 2 (0.55%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
12 2 (0.55%) Hedge funds
12 2 (0.55%) Management Information System
12 2 (0.55%) VAX
13 1 (0.28%) CMDB
13 1 (0.28%) Computer Science
13 1 (0.28%) Fat Client
13 1 (0.28%) Thin Client
Operating Systems
1 96 (26.59%) Windows
2 42 (11.63%) Linux
3 32 (8.86%) Windows Server
4 27 (7.48%) Unix
5 18 (4.99%) Windows Server 2012
6 17 (4.71%) Windows Server 2008
7 9 (2.49%) Windows 7
8 8 (2.22%) MVS
9 7 (1.94%) zOS
10 5 (1.39%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
10 5 (1.39%) Windows Server 2003
10 5 (1.39%) Windows Vista
10 5 (1.39%) Windows XP
11 4 (1.11%) OS/400
11 4 (1.11%) Solaris
11 4 (1.11%) Windows 8
12 3 (0.83%) Data ONTAP
12 3 (0.83%) VyOS
13 1 (0.28%) i5/OS
13 1 (0.28%) OS/390
Processes & Methodologies
1 108 (29.92%) ITIL
2 100 (27.70%) Agile Software Development
3 54 (14.96%) ERP
4 53 (14.68%) SDLC
5 52 (14.40%) Waterfall
6 38 (10.53%) DevOps
7 35 (9.70%) E-Commerce
8 33 (9.14%) E-business
9 31 (8.59%) Continuous Delivery
9 31 (8.59%) Kanban
10 26 (7.20%) Incident Management
10 26 (7.20%) Project Management
10 26 (7.20%) Unit Testing
11 25 (6.93%) PRINCE2
12 21 (5.82%) System Testing
13 19 (5.26%) ITIL V3
14 17 (4.71%) Presales
15 16 (4.43%) Business Intelligence
15 16 (4.43%) Configuration Management
15 16 (4.43%) Service Management
Programming Languages
1 181 (50.14%) SQL
2 123 (34.07%) RPG
3 64 (17.73%) RPG IV
4 53 (14.68%) Java
5 22 (6.09%) C#
6 18 (4.99%) JavaScript
6 18 (4.99%) RPG III
7 15 (4.16%) C
8 12 (3.32%) VB
8 12 (3.32%) VB6
9 7 (1.94%) VB.NET
10 6 (1.66%) PowerShell
10 6 (1.66%) Shell Script
11 4 (1.11%) C++
11 4 (1.11%) COBOL
11 4 (1.11%) RPG/400
11 4 (1.11%) T-SQL
12 3 (0.83%) Delphi
12 3 (0.83%) PHP
12 3 (0.83%) VBA
Qualifications
1 43 (11.91%) Degree
2 15 (4.16%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
3 11 (3.05%) ISEB
4 9 (2.49%) ITIL Certification
4 9 (2.49%) Microsoft Certification
5 6 (1.66%) Cisco Certification
5 6 (1.66%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
6 5 (1.39%) PMI Certification
7 4 (1.11%) CREST Certified
8 3 (0.83%) CCIE
8 3 (0.83%) CCMSE
8 3 (0.83%) CCNA
8 3 (0.83%) CCNP
8 3 (0.83%) CCSE
8 3 (0.83%) CCSM
8 3 (0.83%) PMP
8 3 (0.83%) VCAP
8 3 (0.83%) VCDX
8 3 (0.83%) VCP5
8 3 (0.83%) VCP6
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 13 (3.60%) SLA
2 8 (2.22%) QA
3 7 (1.94%) PMBOK
4 4 (1.11%) ISO 9001
5 2 (0.55%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 2 (0.55%) PCI DSS
5 2 (0.55%) Sarbanes-Oxley
6 1 (0.28%) COBIT
6 1 (0.28%) ISAE 3402
6 1 (0.28%) SSAE 16
System Software
1 25 (6.93%) Active Directory
2 18 (4.99%) VMware Infrastructure
3 11 (3.05%) XenApp
4 10 (2.77%) XenDesktop
5 8 (2.22%) Firmware
6 4 (1.11%) VMware ESX
7 2 (0.55%) Hyper-V
7 2 (0.55%) vSphere
8 1 (0.28%) ACF2
Systems Management
1 10 (2.77%) SCCM
2 3 (0.83%) HP Quality Center
2 3 (0.83%) Nagios
3 2 (0.55%) Ansible
3 2 (0.55%) Backup Exec
3 2 (0.55%) Opscode Chef
3 2 (0.55%) Puppet
3 2 (0.55%) SCOM
4 1 (0.28%) FortiGate
4 1 (0.28%) HP SIM
4 1 (0.28%) Nessus
4 1 (0.28%) NetBackup
4 1 (0.28%) Nmap
Vendors
1 131 (36.29%) IBM
2 83 (22.99%) Microsoft
3 33 (9.14%) VMware
4 20 (5.54%) Cisco
5 18 (4.99%) Citrix
5 18 (4.99%) IFS
6 17 (4.71%) JD Edwards
6 17 (4.71%) Oracle
7 12 (3.32%) Salesforce.com
8 10 (2.77%) SAP
9 6 (1.66%) HP
9 6 (1.66%) Infor
9 6 (1.66%) Intel
9 6 (1.66%) NetApp
10 5 (1.39%) Lotus
10 5 (1.39%) Red Hat
11 4 (1.11%) Adobe
12 3 (0.83%) CheckPoint
12 3 (0.83%) Dell
12 3 (0.83%) Hitachi
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