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 24 May 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
24 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
IBM iSeries
Rank 760 746 858
Rank change year-on-year
-14 +112
Permanent jobs citing iSeries 172 202 146
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.17% 0.19% 0.12%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 0.41% 0.47% 0.30%
Number of salaries quoted 153 165 117
Median salary £40,000 £45,000 £40,750
Median salary % change year-on-year
-11.11% +10.42%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,000 £30,565 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £56,000 £61,000
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £42,500 £36,500
% change year-on-year
-5.88% +16.43%

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
41475 43222 49081
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 42.08% 40.53% 41.22%
Number of salaries quoted 33638 34196 39383
Median salary £50,000 £47,500 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+5.26% -
90% offered a salary of more than £28,500 £27,500 £28,000
10% offered a salary of more than £77,500 £75,000 £75,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £40,000 £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 24 May 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 24 May 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 +29 162 £40,000 -11.11% 15
London +41 41 £41,250 -16.66% 1
North West +40 25 £40,000 -20.00% 1
South West +16 20 £42,500 -5.55%
South East +13 20 £44,500 -9.18% 9
West Midlands -9 18 £35,000 +42.85% 1
East of England -8 17 £33,250 -26.11% 1
Yorkshire +18 13 £47,500 +18.75% 2
Wiltshire +6 10 £43,000 -4.44%
Cheshire +29 9 £40,000 -24.52% 1
Sheffield - 9 £47,500 -
South Yorkshire - 9 £47,500 -
Manchester +8 7 £35,000 +40.00%
Surrey +6 7 £47,500 +26.66%
East Midlands +1 7 £47,500 +18.75%
Hertfordshire +8 6 £37,500 -11.76%
Coventry 0 6 £25,000 -
Birmingham -10 6 £57,500 +202.63%
Chester - 6 £40,000 -
City of London +34 5 £45,000 -9.09%
Bedfordshire +4 5 £30,000 -25.00% 1
Gloucestershire +3 5 £25,500 -47.69%
Cirencester - 5 £25,500 -
Derbyshire +7 4 £47,500 -24.00%
Oxfordshire +6 4 £29,000 -44.76% 2
West Sussex -11 4 £50,750 -13.24% 2
West Yorkshire - 4 £24,500 - 2
Mirfield - 4 £24,500 - 1
Redhill - 4 £47,500 -
Chesterfield - 4 £47,500 -

iSeries
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 24 May 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.

1 246 (64.06%) AS400
2 156 (40.63%) RPG
3 136 (35.42%) SQL
4 127 (33.07%) IBM
5 95 (24.74%) Finance
6 86 (22.40%) RPG IV
7 61 (15.89%) ITIL
8 58 (15.10%) Windows
9 49 (12.76%) WebSphere
10 44 (11.46%) Microsoft
11 41 (10.68%) Analytical Skills
12 39 (10.16%) Agile Software Development
12 39 (10.16%) OS/400
13 34 (8.85%) MS Excel
14 33 (8.59%) COBOL
14 33 (8.59%) DB2
14 33 (8.59%) Banking
15 32 (8.33%) ERP
16 31 (8.07%) Java
16 31 (8.07%) Linux
17 29 (7.55%) Oracle
17 29 (7.55%) SQL Server
18 28 (7.29%) Unix
18 28 (7.29%) WAN
18 28 (7.29%) Cisco
18 28 (7.29%) Retail
18 28 (7.29%) Data Centre
19 27 (7.03%) JD Edwards
20 26 (6.77%) HP
20 26 (6.77%) Scrum

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 49 (12.76%) WebSphere
2 23 (5.99%) MQSeries
3 10 (2.60%) MS Exchange
4 6 (1.56%) Apache
4 6 (1.56%) Exchange Server 2010
4 6 (1.56%) Tomcat
5 5 (1.30%) Exchange Server 2007
5 5 (1.30%) IBM Notes
6 4 (1.04%) SharePoint
7 3 (0.78%) WebSphere Application Server
8 2 (0.52%) Confluence
9 1 (0.26%) BizTalk Server
9 1 (0.26%) CICS
9 1 (0.26%) GlassFish
9 1 (0.26%) IBM Domino
9 1 (0.26%) IIS
9 1 (0.26%) JBoss
9 1 (0.26%) SAS
Applications
1 34 (8.85%) MS Excel
2 25 (6.51%) MS Office
3 10 (2.60%) MS Visio
4 3 (0.78%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 9 (2.34%) JDE EnterpriseOne
2 8 (2.08%) Infor M3
3 5 (1.30%) Dynamics AX
4 4 (1.04%) BusinessWorks
4 4 (1.04%) Misys Equation
4 4 (1.04%) Movex
5 3 (0.78%) JDE World
6 2 (0.52%) AWD
6 2 (0.52%) Remedy ITSM
7 1 (0.26%) Dynamics CRM
7 1 (0.26%) VisionPLUS
Cloud Services
1 5 (1.30%) Office 365
1 5 (1.30%) SaaS
2 3 (0.78%) Amazon AWS
3 1 (0.26%) Google Analytics
Communications & Networking
1 28 (7.29%) WAN
2 23 (5.99%) FTP
3 20 (5.21%) SAN
4 18 (4.69%) LAN
5 17 (4.43%) TCP/IP
6 14 (3.65%) DNS
6 14 (3.65%) Firewall
7 13 (3.39%) DHCP
8 10 (2.60%) Internet
9 8 (2.08%) VPN
10 6 (1.56%) Wi-Fi
11 4 (1.04%) NAS
11 4 (1.04%) S/MIME
11 4 (1.04%) SSL
11 4 (1.04%) VLAN
12 3 (0.78%) HTTP
12 3 (0.78%) Network Security
12 3 (0.78%) VoIP
13 2 (0.52%) iSCSI
13 2 (0.52%) SMTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 33 (8.59%) DB2
2 29 (7.55%) SQL Server
3 6 (1.56%) SQL Server 2008
4 5 (1.30%) Relational Database
5 3 (0.78%) MS Access
6 2 (0.52%) Data Warehouse
6 2 (0.52%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 1 (0.26%) Oracle Reports
7 1 (0.26%) QlikView
Development Applications
1 11 (2.86%) Eclipse
2 6 (1.56%) SoapUI
3 5 (1.30%) JUnit
4 3 (0.78%) JIRA
4 3 (0.78%) Maven
5 2 (0.52%) Git (software)
5 2 (0.52%) Subversion
5 2 (0.52%) Talend Open Studio
6 1 (0.26%) Atlassian Bamboo
6 1 (0.26%) Hudson
6 1 (0.26%) Jenkins
6 1 (0.26%) LoadUI
6 1 (0.26%) Rational Application Developer
6 1 (0.26%) TeamCity
6 1 (0.26%) Visual Studio
6 1 (0.26%) VSS/SourceSafe
General
1 95 (24.74%) Finance
2 33 (8.59%) Banking
3 28 (7.29%) Retail
4 19 (4.95%) Manufacturing
4 19 (4.95%) Telecoms
5 12 (3.13%) Music Industry
6 9 (2.34%) Marketing
7 7 (1.82%) Advertising
8 5 (1.30%) Retail Banking
9 4 (1.04%) Back Office
10 3 (0.78%) Billing
11 2 (0.52%) Welsh Language
12 1 (0.26%) Investment Banking
12 1 (0.26%) Legal
12 1 (0.26%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 150 (39.06%) Analyst
2 86 (22.40%) Developer
3 80 (20.83%) Programmer
4 60 (15.63%) Analyst Programmer
5 59 (15.36%) RPG Programmer
6 51 (13.28%) RPG Analyst Programmer
7 42 (10.94%) RPG Developer
8 38 (9.90%) AS400 Developer
9 33 (8.59%) Support Analyst
10 30 (7.81%) Consultant
11 25 (6.51%) AS400 Support
12 21 (5.47%) AS400 Programmer
13 20 (5.21%) Systems Analyst
14 18 (4.69%) Junior
14 18 (4.69%) Systems Support
15 15 (3.91%) Tester
16 14 (3.65%) Operations Analyst
17 13 (3.39%) 3rd Line Support
17 13 (3.39%) Systems Support Analyst
18 12 (3.13%) Lead Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 21 (5.47%) XML
2 17 (4.43%) .NET
3 11 (2.86%) ASP.NET
4 10 (2.60%) Middleware
5 9 (2.34%) Web Services
6 8 (2.08%) Flash
6 8 (2.08%) WebSphere MQ
7 7 (1.82%) ASP.NET MVC
8 6 (1.56%) ODBC
9 5 (1.30%) CSS
10 4 (1.04%) ASP.NET MVC 4
10 4 (1.04%) ASP.NET MVC 5
10 4 (1.04%) ASP.NET Web Forms
10 4 (1.04%) Classic ASP
10 4 (1.04%) EDI
10 4 (1.04%) WAP
11 2 (0.52%) Hibernate
11 2 (0.52%) HTML
11 2 (0.52%) JDBC
11 2 (0.52%) Spring
Miscellaneous
1 246 (64.06%) AS400
2 41 (10.68%) Analytical Skills
3 28 (7.29%) Data Centre
4 16 (4.17%) Enterprise Software
5 11 (2.86%) Mainframe
6 10 (2.60%) Management Information System
7 5 (1.30%) Clustering
7 5 (1.30%) Fintech
8 4 (1.04%) EPoS
8 4 (1.04%) FMCG
8 4 (1.04%) LPAR
9 3 (0.78%) CMDB
9 3 (0.78%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
9 3 (0.78%) Driving Licence
9 3 (0.78%) Replication
10 2 (0.52%) Data Integration
10 2 (0.52%) Statistics
10 2 (0.52%) SWIFT
11 1 (0.26%) iPad
11 1 (0.26%) Social Media
Operating Systems
1 58 (15.10%) Windows
2 39 (10.16%) OS/400
3 31 (8.07%) Linux
4 28 (7.29%) Unix
5 19 (4.95%) Windows Server
6 17 (4.43%) Windows 7
7 13 (3.39%) AIX
8 11 (2.86%) Windows Server 2008
9 10 (2.60%) Solaris
10 7 (1.82%) Windows Server 2003
10 7 (1.82%) Windows Server 2012
10 7 (1.82%) Windows XP
11 5 (1.30%) CentOS
11 5 (1.30%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
11 5 (1.30%) Windows Vista
12 4 (1.04%) MVS
12 4 (1.04%) Windows 8
12 4 (1.04%) zOS
13 3 (0.78%) Data ONTAP
13 3 (0.78%) Windows 2000 Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 61 (15.89%) ITIL
2 39 (10.16%) Agile Software Development
3 32 (8.33%) ERP
4 26 (6.77%) Scrum
5 25 (6.51%) High Availability
5 25 (6.51%) Performance Analysis
6 24 (6.25%) Disaster Recovery
6 24 (6.25%) User Acceptance Testing
7 21 (5.47%) Service Management
8 19 (4.95%) Change Management
9 18 (4.69%) System Integration Testing
10 17 (4.43%) Project Management
11 15 (3.91%) Performance Monitoring
11 15 (3.91%) System Testing
12 13 (3.39%) Configuration Management
12 13 (3.39%) SDLC
12 13 (3.39%) Service Delivery
13 11 (2.86%) Network Monitoring
14 10 (2.60%) Software Testing
15 8 (2.08%) Unit Testing
Programming Languages
1 156 (40.63%) RPG
2 136 (35.42%) SQL
3 86 (22.40%) RPG IV
4 33 (8.59%) COBOL
5 31 (8.07%) Java
6 15 (3.91%) RPG/400
7 12 (3.13%) RPG III
8 10 (2.60%) C#
9 9 (2.34%) JCL
10 7 (1.82%) C
11 6 (1.56%) C++
12 5 (1.30%) JavaScript
13 4 (1.04%) VC++
14 2 (0.52%) PL/SQL
15 1 (0.26%) CLIST
15 1 (0.26%) PowerShell
15 1 (0.26%) REXX
15 1 (0.26%) VBA
Qualifications
1 17 (4.43%) Degree
2 8 (2.08%) Microsoft Certification
3 7 (1.82%) ISEB
4 6 (1.56%) Cisco Certification
5 4 (1.04%) CCNA
6 2 (0.52%) CCDP
6 2 (0.52%) CCIE
6 2 (0.52%) CCMSE
6 2 (0.52%) CCNP
6 2 (0.52%) CCSE
6 2 (0.52%) HND
6 2 (0.52%) ISTQB
6 2 (0.52%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
6 2 (0.52%) ITIL Certification
6 2 (0.52%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
6 2 (0.52%) PRINCE2 Certification
6 2 (0.52%) VCAP
6 2 (0.52%) VCDX
6 2 (0.52%) VCP5
6 2 (0.52%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 19 (4.95%) SLA
2 3 (0.78%) QA
3 2 (0.52%) ISO 9001
3 2 (0.52%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 2 (0.52%) PCI DSS
4 1 (0.26%) COBIT
4 1 (0.26%) ISAE 3402
4 1 (0.26%) PMBOK
4 1 (0.26%) Sarbanes-Oxley
4 1 (0.26%) SSAE 16
System Software
1 19 (4.95%) Active Directory
2 9 (2.34%) VMware Infrastructure
3 8 (2.08%) Firmware
4 6 (1.56%) XenApp
4 6 (1.56%) XenDesktop
5 5 (1.30%) VMware ESX
6 4 (1.04%) Job Entry Subsystem
6 4 (1.04%) Microsoft Virtual Server
7 3 (0.78%) Hyper-V
8 1 (0.26%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 16 (4.17%) OpenView
1 16 (4.17%) OVSD
2 13 (3.39%) Unicenter
3 9 (2.34%) CA Wily
4 4 (1.04%) McAfee ePO
5 3 (0.78%) Control-M
5 3 (0.78%) Tivoli
5 3 (0.78%) Tivoli Storage Manager
6 1 (0.26%) Backup Exec
6 1 (0.26%) HP Quality Center
6 1 (0.26%) Norton AntiVirus
6 1 (0.26%) SCCM
6 1 (0.26%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
Vendors
1 127 (33.07%) IBM
2 44 (11.46%) Microsoft
3 29 (7.55%) Oracle
4 28 (7.29%) Cisco
5 27 (7.03%) JD Edwards
6 26 (6.77%) HP
6 26 (6.77%) VMware
7 17 (4.43%) Citrix
8 14 (3.65%) Infor
9 13 (3.39%) CA
9 13 (3.39%) SolarWinds
10 11 (2.86%) Dell
11 10 (2.60%) IFS
12 9 (2.34%) Splunk
13 8 (2.08%) Micro Focus
13 8 (2.08%) Sun
14 7 (1.82%) Intel
14 7 (1.82%) ServiceNow
15 6 (1.56%) NetApp
16 5 (1.30%) Lotus
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Comtecs
Salary: £90000 - £100000 Per Annum C100k + Bonus + Benefits
Posted: 6 hours ago
Glasgow, Lanarkshire
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Posted: Yesterday
Southampton
TDA Group
Salary: £550 - £600 per day
Posted: 4 days ago
Basingstoke, Hampshire
Game Retail Ltd
Salary: From £40,000 to £50,000 per annum Plus Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Basingstoke, Hampshire
Game Retail Ltd
Salary: From £40,000 to £50,000 per annum Plus Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Crawley, West Sussex
Comtecs
Salary: £40000 - £45000 Per Annum Bonus + Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Mirfield, West Yorkshire
Senitor Associates
Salary: £27000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
West Malling, Kent
Rark Solutions
Salary: £55000 - £60000 Per Annum
Posted: 6 days ago
Bedford, Bedfordshire
Polar Recruitment
Salary: £32000 - £35000 per annum + + Bonus (c.7K) + Full Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
West Midlands
Hays Specialist Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £30000.00 - £40000.00 per annum + excellent benefits
Posted: 8 days ago
Witney
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Posted: 11 days ago
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Salary: Unspecified
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