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 28 June 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
28 Jun 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
IBM iSeries
Rank 764 760 833
Rank change year-on-year
-4 +73
Permanent jobs citing iSeries 169 198 156
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.17% 0.18% 0.13%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 0.41% 0.44% 0.32%
Number of salaries quoted 153 177 132
Median salary £38,500 £40,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-3.75% -
90% offered a salary of more than £27,000 £30,565 £28,500
10% offered a salary of more than £54,000 £57,500 £75,000
UK excluding London median salary £39,000 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
-2.50% +6.66%

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
40878 45059 48620
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 41.55% 41.16% 40.95%
Number of salaries quoted 33408 35791 38792
Median salary £50,000 £47,500 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+5.26% -
90% offered a salary of more than £28,000 £27,500 £28,636
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 28 June 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 28 June 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 +6 158 £39,000 -5.45% 8
London +25 35 £35,000 -29.29% 1
South East +14 31 £33,000 -17.50% 4
North West +34 25 £40,000 -20.00%
South West +5 19 £43,000 +22.85%
East of England +16 17 £35,000 -17.64% 2
West Midlands -10 13 £30,500 +22.00% 1
West Sussex +1 12 £44,500 -23.93% 1
Crawley -13 11 £42,500 -27.35%
Wiltshire +20 10 £43,000 +4.87%
East Midlands -3 9 £47,500 +18.75%
Yorkshire +30 8 £47,500 +18.75%
Derbyshire +9 7 £47,500 +18.75%
South Wales +4 7 £37,500 +2.49%
Wales +2 7 £37,500 +2.49%
Cardiff 0 7 £37,500 +2.49%
Oxfordshire -9 7 £29,000 -35.19% 1
South Yorkshire - 7 £47,500 -
Chesterfield - 7 £47,500 -
Sheffield - 7 £47,500 -
Cheshire +36 6 £40,000 -24.52%
Hertfordshire +27 6 £35,000 -4.10%
Kent +18 6 £23,000 -48.88% 1
Chester - 6 £40,000 -
Bedfordshire +10 5 £30,000 -25.00% 1
Coventry +8 5 £26,000 +4.00% 1
Manchester +8 5 £35,000 +40.00%
Hemel Hempstead - 5 £35,000 -
Surrey +17 4 £47,500 +18.75%
Essex +8 4 £38,750 -13.88%

iSeries
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 28 June 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.

1 223 (59.63%) AS400
2 155 (41.44%) RPG
3 134 (35.83%) IBM
4 130 (34.76%) SQL
5 93 (24.87%) Finance
6 85 (22.73%) RPG IV
7 64 (17.11%) Windows
8 56 (14.97%) ITIL
9 50 (13.37%) Analytical Skills
10 45 (12.03%) WebSphere
10 45 (12.03%) DB2
11 38 (10.16%) Retail
12 36 (9.63%) Linux
13 35 (9.36%) Microsoft
14 34 (9.09%) MS Excel
15 33 (8.82%) Agile Software Development
15 33 (8.82%) Data Centre
16 31 (8.29%) ERP
16 31 (8.29%) Unix
16 31 (8.29%) SQL Server
16 31 (8.29%) Java
17 30 (8.02%) Cisco
17 30 (8.02%) OS/400
18 29 (7.75%) WAN
19 28 (7.49%) VMware
20 26 (6.95%) Oracle
20 26 (6.95%) MS Office
21 25 (6.68%) COBOL
21 25 (6.68%) JD Edwards
22 24 (6.42%) User Acceptance Testing

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 45 (12.03%) WebSphere
2 14 (3.74%) MQSeries
3 10 (2.67%) MS Exchange
4 7 (1.87%) Apache
5 6 (1.60%) Exchange Server 2010
5 6 (1.60%) Tomcat
6 5 (1.34%) Exchange Server 2007
6 5 (1.34%) WebSphere Application Server
7 4 (1.07%) IBM Notes
7 4 (1.07%) SharePoint
8 3 (0.80%) Confluence
9 2 (0.53%) GlassFish
9 2 (0.53%) IIS
9 2 (0.53%) JBoss
10 1 (0.27%) BizTalk Server
10 1 (0.27%) CICS
10 1 (0.27%) SAS
Applications
1 34 (9.09%) MS Excel
2 26 (6.95%) MS Office
3 12 (3.21%) MS Visio
4 2 (0.53%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 8 (2.14%) Infor M3
2 5 (1.34%) Dynamics AX
2 5 (1.34%) JDE EnterpriseOne
3 4 (1.07%) Misys Equation
3 4 (1.07%) Movex
4 3 (0.80%) JDE World
5 1 (0.27%) AWD
5 1 (0.27%) Remedy ITSM
5 1 (0.27%) VisionPLUS
Cloud Services
1 5 (1.34%) SaaS
2 4 (1.07%) Office 365
3 3 (0.80%) Amazon AWS
4 1 (0.27%) Google Analytics
Communications & Networking
1 29 (7.75%) WAN
2 23 (6.15%) FTP
3 20 (5.35%) LAN
4 19 (5.08%) SAN
5 14 (3.74%) Firewall
5 14 (3.74%) TCP/IP
6 13 (3.48%) DNS
7 12 (3.21%) DHCP
8 10 (2.67%) Internet
9 9 (2.41%) VPN
10 6 (1.60%) VLAN
11 5 (1.34%) Wi-Fi
12 4 (1.07%) MPLS
12 4 (1.07%) NAS
13 3 (0.80%) HTTP
13 3 (0.80%) VoIP
14 2 (0.53%) iSCSI
14 2 (0.53%) S/MIME
14 2 (0.53%) SMTP
14 2 (0.53%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 45 (12.03%) DB2
2 31 (8.29%) SQL Server
3 6 (1.60%) Relational Database
4 4 (1.07%) SQL Server 2008
5 3 (0.80%) Data Warehouse
6 2 (0.53%) MS Access
6 2 (0.53%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 2 (0.53%) Star Schema
7 1 (0.27%) QlikView
Development Applications
1 11 (2.94%) Eclipse
2 6 (1.60%) SoapUI
3 5 (1.34%) JUnit
4 4 (1.07%) JIRA
5 3 (0.80%) Maven
5 3 (0.80%) Subversion
6 2 (0.53%) Git (software)
6 2 (0.53%) Talend Open Studio
6 2 (0.53%) VSS/SourceSafe
7 1 (0.27%) Atlassian Bamboo
7 1 (0.27%) LoadUI
7 1 (0.27%) Rational Application Developer
7 1 (0.27%) Visual Studio
General
1 93 (24.87%) Finance
2 38 (10.16%) Retail
3 19 (5.08%) Banking
4 16 (4.28%) Manufacturing
5 12 (3.21%) Music Industry
6 11 (2.94%) Telecoms
7 9 (2.41%) Advertising
7 9 (2.41%) Marketing
8 5 (1.34%) Back Office
8 5 (1.34%) Retail Banking
9 3 (0.80%) Billing
10 2 (0.53%) Investment Banking
10 2 (0.53%) Welsh Language
11 1 (0.27%) Legal
11 1 (0.27%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 137 (36.63%) Analyst
2 94 (25.13%) Developer
3 85 (22.73%) Programmer
4 73 (19.52%) RPG Programmer
5 63 (16.84%) Analyst Programmer
6 60 (16.04%) RPG Analyst Programmer
7 52 (13.90%) RPG Developer
8 44 (11.76%) AS400 Developer
9 27 (7.22%) Support Analyst
10 26 (6.95%) AS400 Programmer
10 26 (6.95%) Junior
11 19 (5.08%) 2nd Line Support
11 19 (5.08%) AS400 Support
12 17 (4.55%) Applications Support
13 15 (4.01%) Consultant
14 14 (3.74%) Junior Developer
15 13 (3.48%) 3rd Line Support
15 13 (3.48%) Systems Analyst
16 12 (3.21%) Lead Developer
16 12 (3.21%) Operations Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 22 (5.88%) XML
2 12 (3.21%) .NET
3 11 (2.94%) Middleware
4 9 (2.41%) Web Services
5 8 (2.14%) WebSphere MQ
6 6 (1.60%) ASP.NET
6 6 (1.60%) ASP.NET MVC
6 6 (1.60%) HTML
6 6 (1.60%) ODBC
7 5 (1.34%) J2EE
8 4 (1.07%) EDI
8 4 (1.07%) Flash
8 4 (1.07%) JSF
8 4 (1.07%) WAP
9 3 (0.80%) CSS
10 2 (0.53%) ASP.NET Web Forms
10 2 (0.53%) COM
10 2 (0.53%) Hibernate
10 2 (0.53%) JDBC
10 2 (0.53%) Spring
Miscellaneous
1 223 (59.63%) AS400
2 50 (13.37%) Analytical Skills
3 33 (8.82%) Data Centre
4 19 (5.08%) Enterprise Software
5 12 (3.21%) Mainframe
6 7 (1.87%) FMCG
7 6 (1.60%) Management Information System
8 5 (1.34%) Clustering
8 5 (1.34%) Fintech
9 4 (1.07%) EPoS
9 4 (1.07%) LPAR
10 3 (0.80%) Data Integration
10 3 (0.80%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
10 3 (0.80%) Driving Licence
10 3 (0.80%) Statistics
11 2 (0.53%) CMDB
11 2 (0.53%) Computer Science
11 2 (0.53%) Replication
11 2 (0.53%) SWIFT
12 1 (0.27%) Tandem
Operating Systems
1 64 (17.11%) Windows
2 36 (9.63%) Linux
3 31 (8.29%) Unix
4 30 (8.02%) OS/400
5 23 (6.15%) Windows Server
6 19 (5.08%) Windows 7
7 14 (3.74%) AIX
8 12 (3.21%) Windows Server 2008
9 10 (2.67%) Windows XP
10 9 (2.41%) Solaris
11 8 (2.14%) Windows Server 2012
11 8 (2.14%) Windows Vista
12 7 (1.87%) Windows Server 2003
13 6 (1.60%) zOS
14 5 (1.34%) CentOS
14 5 (1.34%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
15 4 (1.07%) MVS
16 3 (0.80%) Windows 2000 Server
16 3 (0.80%) Windows 8
17 2 (0.53%) Data ONTAP
Processes & Methodologies
1 56 (14.97%) ITIL
2 33 (8.82%) Agile Software Development
3 31 (8.29%) ERP
4 24 (6.42%) User Acceptance Testing
5 23 (6.15%) High Availability
5 23 (6.15%) Service Management
5 23 (6.15%) System Testing
6 20 (5.35%) Disaster Recovery
6 20 (5.35%) System Integration Testing
7 19 (5.08%) Project Management
8 17 (4.55%) Scrum
8 17 (4.55%) SDLC
9 15 (4.01%) Change Management
9 15 (4.01%) Performance Analysis
10 14 (3.74%) Network Monitoring
11 11 (2.94%) Configuration Management
12 10 (2.67%) Service Delivery
13 9 (2.41%) Performance Monitoring
14 8 (2.14%) Product Management
14 8 (2.14%) Software Testing
Programming Languages
1 155 (41.44%) RPG
2 130 (34.76%) SQL
3 85 (22.73%) RPG IV
4 31 (8.29%) Java
5 25 (6.68%) COBOL
6 16 (4.28%) C
7 12 (3.21%) RPG III
8 9 (2.41%) JCL
8 9 (2.41%) RPG/400
9 7 (1.87%) C#
9 7 (1.87%) JavaScript
10 2 (0.53%) C++
10 2 (0.53%) PL/SQL
11 1 (0.27%) CLIST
11 1 (0.27%) PowerShell
11 1 (0.27%) REXX
11 1 (0.27%) VBA
Qualifications
1 21 (5.61%) Degree
2 8 (2.14%) Microsoft Certification
3 6 (1.60%) Cisco Certification
4 4 (1.07%) CCNA
5 2 (0.53%) CCDP
5 2 (0.53%) CCIE
5 2 (0.53%) CCMSE
5 2 (0.53%) CCNP
5 2 (0.53%) CCSE
5 2 (0.53%) CISA
5 2 (0.53%) CISM
5 2 (0.53%) CISSP
5 2 (0.53%) HND
5 2 (0.53%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
5 2 (0.53%) PRINCE2 Certification
5 2 (0.53%) VCAP
5 2 (0.53%) VCDX
5 2 (0.53%) VCP5
5 2 (0.53%) VCP6
5 2 (0.53%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 18 (4.81%) SLA
2 2 (0.53%) COBIT
2 2 (0.53%) ISAE 3402
2 2 (0.53%) ISO 9001
2 2 (0.53%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 2 (0.53%) PMBOK
2 2 (0.53%) QA
2 2 (0.53%) Sarbanes-Oxley
2 2 (0.53%) SSAE 16
3 1 (0.27%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 17 (4.55%) Active Directory
2 12 (3.21%) VMware Infrastructure
3 6 (1.60%) XenApp
3 6 (1.60%) XenDesktop
4 5 (1.34%) Virtual Servers
5 4 (1.07%) Job Entry Subsystem
5 4 (1.07%) Microsoft Virtual Server
5 4 (1.07%) VMware ESX
6 3 (0.80%) Hyper-V
7 2 (0.53%) Firmware
8 1 (0.27%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 12 (3.21%) OpenView
1 12 (3.21%) OVSD
2 9 (2.41%) Unicenter
3 6 (1.60%) CA Wily
4 4 (1.07%) McAfee ePO
5 3 (0.80%) Control-M
6 2 (0.53%) Microsoft Clustering
6 2 (0.53%) SCCM
6 2 (0.53%) Tivoli
6 2 (0.53%) Tivoli Storage Manager
7 1 (0.27%) Backup Exec
7 1 (0.27%) Norton AntiVirus
7 1 (0.27%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
Vendors
1 134 (35.83%) IBM
2 35 (9.36%) Microsoft
3 30 (8.02%) Cisco
4 28 (7.49%) VMware
5 26 (6.95%) Oracle
6 25 (6.68%) JD Edwards
7 21 (5.61%) HP
8 17 (4.55%) Citrix
9 16 (4.28%) Infor
10 12 (3.21%) IFS
11 10 (2.67%) Dell
12 9 (2.41%) CA
12 9 (2.41%) SolarWinds
13 8 (2.14%) Micro Focus
14 7 (1.87%) Sun
15 6 (1.60%) ServiceNow
15 6 (1.60%) Splunk
16 5 (1.34%) F5
16 5 (1.34%) Intel
16 5 (1.34%) Sitecore
Peterborough, Cambridgeshire
ENTERPRISE RECRUITMENT LTD
Salary: £35000 - £48000 per annum, Pension, Private Medical + More
Posted: 8 hours ago
City, London
Harrington Starr
Salary: £70000 - £80000 per annum + plus package and bonus
Posted: Yesterday
Bedford, Bedfordshire
Polar Recruitment
Salary: £32000 - £35000 per annum + + Bonus (c.7K) + Full Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
West Sussex
Comtecs
Salary: £48000 - £50000 Per Annum +Oncall+Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Berkshire
Networking People
Posted: 5 days ago
Coventry, West Midlands (County)
ReThink Recruitment
Salary: £20000.00 - £24000.00 per annum + Shift Allowance + Bens
Posted: 6 days ago
Tonbridge
Recruitment Genius Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum
Posted: 13 days ago
Oxford
Recruitment Genius Ltd
Posted: 8 days ago