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 29 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
29 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
IBM iSeries
Rank 739 674 667
Rank change year-on-year
-65 -7
Permanent jobs citing iSeries 160 201 229
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.14% 0.19% 0.20%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 0.44% 0.57% 0.59%
Number of salaries quoted 128 151 164
Average salary £42,500 £40,000 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.25% -11.11%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,950 £30,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £77,500 £55,000 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year
+3.89% -14.44%

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
35987 35251 38884
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 30.92% 33.14% 33.28%
Number of salaries quoted 28254 28491 32814
Average salary £47,500 £46,000 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+3.26% +2.22%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,000 £27,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £75,000 £75,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,000
% change year-on-year
- +5.26%

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 29 August 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 29 August 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 -77 150 £42,500 +6.25% 18
South East -25 42 £42,500 +6.25% 3
East of England +2 33 £37,500 -6.25%
London -20 26 £60,000 +20.00% 3
Bedfordshire +3 16 £37,250 -3.87%
North West -16 16 £47,000 +10.58% 4
Lancashire - 15 £47,000 - 3
Chorley - 15 £47,000 - 3
Cambridgeshire - 13 £40,000 -
Midlands +10 11 £25,500 -27.14%
Thames Valley - 11 £77,500 -
City of London -9 10 £71,000 +42.00%
South West -25 10 £42,250 +32.03% 2
East Sussex -26 10 £42,500 -22.72%
Hampshire -22 8 £25,000 -37.50% 1
Peterborough - 8 £37,500 -
Surrey -14 7 £24,500 -18.33% 1
Edinburgh -7 6 £32,000 -1.53% 1
Scotland -17 6 £32,000 -1.53% 2
West Midlands -25 6 £38,250 -4.37% 1
Farnham 0 5 £24,500 -18.33%
Gloucestershire -4 5 £37,000 -38.33%
Bedford -5 5 £31,000 -27.05%
East Midlands -22 5 £38,250 -23.50% 1
Wiltshire - 5 £47,500 -
Southampton - 5 £25,000 -
South Wales +4 4 £37,500 +15.38% 1
Wales +4 4 £37,500 +15.38% 1
Berkshire -6 4 £55,000 -13.72%
Cardiff -6 4 £37,500 +15.38% 1

iSeries
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 29 August 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.

1 157 (50.65%) AS400
2 107 (34.52%) IBM
3 87 (28.06%) RPG
4 82 (26.45%) Finance
5 75 (24.19%) SQL
6 64 (20.65%) Windows
7 56 (18.06%) Java
8 54 (17.42%) Oracle
9 50 (16.13%) .NET
10 47 (15.16%) HTML
11 38 (12.26%) Banking
12 37 (11.94%) UNIX
13 34 (10.97%) Linux
14 33 (10.65%) RPG IV
15 31 (10.00%) Waterfall
16 30 (9.68%) SQL Server
16 30 (9.68%) Microsoft
17 28 (9.03%) OO
17 28 (9.03%) WebSphere
18 27 (8.71%) ERP
18 27 (8.71%) CSS
18 27 (8.71%) C#
19 26 (8.39%) SAP
20 25 (8.06%) Agile Software Development
21 24 (7.74%) VMware
21 24 (7.74%) Project Management
21 24 (7.74%) E-Commerce
21 24 (7.74%) ITIL
22 23 (7.42%) Data Warehouse
23 22 (7.10%) SOA

iSeries
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 29 August 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 28 (9.03%) WebSphere
2 20 (6.45%) Tomcat
3 6 (1.94%) IIS
3 6 (1.94%) Oracle SOA Suite
4 5 (1.61%) MS Exchange
5 4 (1.29%) WebSphere Application Server
5 4 (1.29%) WebLogic
6 3 (0.97%) Exchange Server 2013
6 3 (0.97%) Apache
7 2 (0.65%) FileNet
7 2 (0.65%) Exchange Server 2003
7 2 (0.65%) MQSeries
8 1 (0.32%) SAS
8 1 (0.32%) Lotus Domino
8 1 (0.32%) Exchange Server 2007
8 1 (0.32%) Exchange Server 2010
Applications
1 22 (7.10%) MS Office
2 12 (3.87%) MS Excel
3 4 (1.29%) MS Visio
4 2 (0.65%) MS PowerPoint
5 1 (0.32%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 18 (5.81%) INSURE/90
2 7 (2.26%) AWD
3 6 (1.94%) Oracle EBS
3 6 (1.94%) Oracle Applications
4 5 (1.61%) Misys Midas
5 4 (1.29%) Dynamics CRM
5 4 (1.29%) Dynamics AX
6 3 (0.97%) SAP GRC
7 2 (0.65%) Magento
7 2 (0.65%) Misys Equation
7 2 (0.65%) SAP FI
7 2 (0.65%) SAP CO
7 2 (0.65%) SAP FI/CO
8 1 (0.32%) Summit
8 1 (0.32%) Oracle CRM
Communications & Networking
1 15 (4.84%) Firewall
2 11 (3.55%) TCP/IP
3 7 (2.26%) SSL
3 7 (2.26%) WAN
4 4 (1.29%) SAN
4 4 (1.29%) DNS
5 3 (0.97%) FTP
5 3 (0.97%) HTTP
5 3 (0.97%) LDAP
5 3 (0.97%) VoIP
6 2 (0.65%) LAN
6 2 (0.65%) DHCP
6 2 (0.65%) Intranet
6 2 (0.65%) Internet
6 2 (0.65%) Wi-Fi
6 2 (0.65%) VPN
6 2 (0.65%) Network Security
7 1 (0.32%) NAS
7 1 (0.32%) Wireless
7 1 (0.32%) IPsec
Database & Business Intelligence
1 30 (9.68%) SQL Server
2 23 (7.42%) Data Warehouse
3 14 (4.52%) DataStage
4 12 (3.87%) DB2
5 6 (1.94%) Oracle Reports
5 6 (1.94%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 6 (1.94%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 6 (1.94%) SQL Server Analysis Services
6 5 (1.61%) SQL Server 2008
6 5 (1.61%) SQL Server 2005
6 5 (1.61%) Oracle Database
6 5 (1.61%) Crystal Reports
7 4 (1.29%) Relational Database
7 4 (1.29%) Big Data
8 3 (0.97%) RDBMS
8 3 (0.97%) NonStop SQL
8 3 (0.97%) SAP BW
9 2 (0.65%) Oracle Database 10g
9 2 (0.65%) BusinessObjects
9 2 (0.65%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 12 (3.87%) Eclipse
2 9 (2.90%) Visual Studio
3 1 (0.32%) Synon
3 1 (0.32%) JIRA
3 1 (0.32%) Cucumber
3 1 (0.32%) SoapUI
3 1 (0.32%) SpecFlow
General
1 82 (26.45%) Finance
2 38 (12.26%) Banking
3 9 (2.90%) Retail
3 9 (2.90%) Marketing
4 8 (2.58%) Telecoms
5 7 (2.26%) Legal
6 5 (1.61%) Back Office
7 4 (1.29%) Financial Institution
8 3 (0.97%) Automotive
8 3 (0.97%) Manufacturing
8 3 (0.97%) International Banking
9 2 (0.65%) Advertising
10 1 (0.32%) Games
10 1 (0.32%) Investment Banking
10 1 (0.32%) French Language
Job Titles
1 84 (27.10%) Analyst
2 64 (20.65%) Developer
3 33 (10.65%) AS400 Support
4 28 (9.03%) RPG Developer
5 27 (8.71%) Senior Developer
6 25 (8.06%) Team Leader
7 23 (7.42%) Programmer
8 20 (6.45%) Support Analyst
8 20 (6.45%) Technical Support
9 18 (5.81%) Senior RPG Developer
10 16 (5.16%) Development Manager
10 16 (5.16%) Java Developer
11 13 (4.19%) Development Team Leader
11 13 (4.19%) Analyst Programmer
12 12 (3.87%) Test Analyst
12 12 (3.87%) Architect
12 12 (3.87%) Software Team Leader
13 11 (3.55%) Tester
14 10 (3.23%) Infrastructure Analyst
14 10 (3.23%) Technical Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 50 (16.13%) .NET
2 47 (15.16%) HTML
3 27 (8.71%) CSS
4 21 (6.77%) XML
5 20 (6.45%) ASP.NET
6 19 (6.13%) Middleware
7 16 (5.16%) Spring
7 16 (5.16%) Hibernate
8 15 (4.84%) Web Services
9 12 (3.87%) Java EE
9 12 (3.87%) Grails
9 12 (3.87%) XSLT
9 12 (3.87%) JSP
10 10 (3.23%) J2EE
10 10 (3.23%) .NET Framework
11 9 (2.90%) REST
11 9 (2.90%) WebSphere MQ
12 8 (2.58%) Oracle Fusion
13 7 (2.26%) SOAP
14 5 (1.61%) EDI
Miscellaneous
1 157 (50.65%) AS400
2 15 (4.84%) LPAR
3 12 (3.87%) Replication
4 7 (2.26%) Computer Science
5 6 (1.94%) Clustering
6 5 (1.61%) Mathematics
6 5 (1.61%) Data Extraction
6 5 (1.61%) Management Information System
6 5 (1.61%) Enterprise Storage
7 4 (1.29%) Mainframe
8 3 (0.97%) Enterprise Software
9 2 (0.65%) EFT
10 1 (0.32%) Firmware
10 1 (0.32%) Client/Server
10 1 (0.32%) N-Tier
10 1 (0.32%) iDTV
10 1 (0.32%) EPoS
10 1 (0.32%) Data Integration
10 1 (0.32%) Wiki
10 1 (0.32%) IBM Mainframe
Operating Systems
1 64 (20.65%) Windows
2 37 (11.94%) UNIX
3 34 (10.97%) Linux
4 19 (6.13%) OS/400
5 11 (3.55%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 8 (2.58%) Windows Server 2003
6 8 (2.58%) Windows Server 2008
6 8 (2.58%) Solaris
7 7 (2.26%) AIX
7 7 (2.26%) Windows 2000
7 7 (2.26%) Windows XP
7 7 (2.26%) zOS
8 5 (1.61%) Windows 2000 Server
9 4 (1.29%) Windows Mobile
9 4 (1.29%) i5/OS
9 4 (1.29%) Windows 7
10 3 (0.97%) Windows 8
10 3 (0.97%) CentOS
10 3 (0.97%) SUSE
10 3 (0.97%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 31 (10.00%) Waterfall
2 28 (9.03%) OO
3 27 (8.71%) ERP
4 25 (8.06%) Agile Software Development
5 24 (7.74%) Project Management
5 24 (7.74%) E-Commerce
5 24 (7.74%) ITIL
6 22 (7.10%) SOA
7 21 (6.77%) UML
8 17 (5.48%) Business Intelligence
8 17 (5.48%) Disaster Recovery
9 14 (4.52%) CRM
10 13 (4.19%) DSDM
10 13 (4.19%) Migration
10 13 (4.19%) Time Management
11 12 (3.87%) Dependency Injection
11 12 (3.87%) OOD
11 12 (3.87%) Change Control
12 11 (3.55%) Continuous Improvement
12 11 (3.55%) PRINCE2
Programming Languages
1 87 (28.06%) RPG
2 75 (24.19%) SQL
3 56 (18.06%) Java
4 33 (10.65%) RPG IV
5 27 (8.71%) C#
6 18 (5.81%) RPG III
7 13 (4.19%) JavaScript
8 12 (3.87%) COBOL
8 12 (3.87%) Groovy
9 6 (1.94%) C
10 5 (1.61%) Apex Code
10 5 (1.61%) Shell Script
10 5 (1.61%) Delphi
10 5 (1.61%) C++
11 3 (0.97%) Python
11 3 (0.97%) SAPscript
11 3 (0.97%) VB
11 3 (0.97%) VB.NET
11 3 (0.97%) ABAP
11 3 (0.97%) RPG/400
Qualifications
1 16 (5.16%) Degree
2 13 (4.19%) ISEB
3 12 (3.87%) HNC
4 5 (1.61%) PRINCE2 Certification
5 3 (0.97%) IBM Certification
6 2 (0.65%) ITIL Certification
6 2 (0.65%) ISTQB
7 1 (0.32%) VCP4
7 1 (0.32%) CISA
7 1 (0.32%) CEH
7 1 (0.32%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
7 1 (0.32%) MCITP
7 1 (0.32%) MCSE
7 1 (0.32%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 12 (3.87%) SLA
1 12 (3.87%) QA
2 4 (1.29%) Sarbanes-Oxley
3 3 (0.97%) TickIT
3 3 (0.97%) ISO 9001
4 2 (0.65%) PCI DSS
5 1 (0.32%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 19 (6.13%) Active Directory
2 15 (4.84%) VMware Infrastructure
3 10 (3.23%) vSphere
4 1 (0.32%) Tivoli Workload Scheduler
4 1 (0.32%) VMware ESX
4 1 (0.32%) Nmap
Systems Management
1 8 (2.58%) Tivoli
2 7 (2.26%) Tivoli Storage Manager
2 7 (2.26%) Nagios
2 7 (2.26%) HP SIM
3 5 (1.61%) SCCM
4 4 (1.29%) HP Quality Center
4 4 (1.29%) Backup Exec
4 4 (1.29%) CiscoWorks
5 2 (0.65%) BladeLogic
5 2 (0.65%) BMC PATROL
6 1 (0.32%) NetBackup
6 1 (0.32%) Nessus
6 1 (0.32%) SCOM
Vendors
1 107 (34.52%) IBM
2 54 (17.42%) Oracle
3 30 (9.68%) Microsoft
4 26 (8.39%) SAP
5 24 (7.74%) VMware
6 21 (6.77%) Salesforce.com
7 18 (5.81%) JBoss
8 17 (5.48%) HP
9 12 (3.87%) AccuRev
10 11 (3.55%) Intel
10 11 (3.55%) Citrix
11 10 (3.23%) LANDesk
12 9 (2.90%) Red Hat
13 7 (2.26%) Sun
13 7 (2.26%) SolarWinds
14 5 (1.61%) JD Edwards
15 4 (1.29%) Cisco
16 3 (0.97%) 3PAR
16 3 (0.97%) NetApp
16 3 (0.97%) Micro Focus
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