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

3 months to
28 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
IBM iSeries
Rank 715 792 835
Rank change year-on-year
+77 +43
Permanent jobs citing iSeries 184 185 159
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.19% 0.17% 0.14%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 0.46% 0.40% 0.34%
Number of salaries quoted 156 166 127
Median salary £37,500 £40,000 £41,250
Median salary % change year-on-year
-6.25% -3.03%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,100 £30,250 £27,600
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £57,500 £77,500
UK excluding London median salary £37,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
-6.25% -

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
39754 46029 46566
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 41.24% 42.08% 40.07%
Number of salaries quoted 32532 36867 36284
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 £28,000 £28,000
10% offered a salary of more than £80,000 £75,000 £77,500
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 August 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 August 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 +59 164 £37,500 -6.25% 8
South East +20 35 £39,000 -2.50% 1
London +54 34 £40,000 -20.00% 2
East of England -1 32 £35,000 -12.50% 3
North West +44 29 £40,000 -15.78% 2
South Wales +16 16 £37,500 +19.04%
Wales +12 16 £37,500 +19.04%
West Midlands -3 16 £26,000 -35.00%
West Sussex +15 12 £49,000 -16.23%
Essex +9 12 £38,750 -18.42% 1
Coventry +8 12 £26,000 -5.45%
Crawley +6 12 £49,000 -16.23%
Hertfordshire +27 11 £30,000 -1.63% 1
South West +3 11 £32,000 -20.00%
Hemel Hempstead - 11 £30,000 -
Newport +10 9 £30,500 -3.17%
Bedfordshire +1 9 £35,000 -12.50% 1
Cheshire +38 8 £23,750 -55.81%
Kent +21 8 £23,000 -29.23%
Brentwood +9 8 - -
Bedford +2 8 £35,000 -16.66% 1
Cardiff +15 7 £37,500 +20.00%
City of London +50 6 £48,500 -11.81% 1
Warrington +14 5 £23,500 -60.83%
Berkshire +9 5 £42,500 -15.00% 1
Oxfordshire -3 5 £29,000 -21.62%
East Midlands +1 4 £47,500 +23.37%
Wiltshire - 4 £43,000 -
Derbyshire +27 3 £47,500 +18.75%
Yorkshire +25 3 £30,000 -9.09%

iSeries
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 28 August 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.

1 164 (46.46%) AS400
2 146 (41.36%) IBM
3 130 (36.83%) RPG
4 116 (32.86%) Finance
5 104 (29.46%) SQL
6 87 (24.65%) Windows
7 76 (21.53%) RPG IV
8 69 (19.55%) DB2
9 60 (17.00%) ITIL
10 58 (16.43%) Analytical Skills
11 54 (15.30%) Linux
12 47 (13.31%) WebSphere
13 42 (11.90%) Retail
14 39 (11.05%) MS Excel
15 38 (10.76%) Windows Server
16 37 (10.48%) Data Centre
16 37 (10.48%) ERP
17 36 (10.20%) Microsoft
18 35 (9.92%) Degree
19 34 (9.63%) VMware
19 34 (9.63%) MS Office
20 33 (9.35%) SQL Server
21 31 (8.78%) Oracle
21 31 (8.78%) XML
22 30 (8.50%) Cisco
22 30 (8.50%) Agile Software Development
23 29 (8.22%) System Testing
24 27 (7.65%) Unix
25 26 (7.37%) LAN
25 26 (7.37%) WAN

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 47 (13.31%) WebSphere
2 18 (5.10%) WebSphere Application Server
3 12 (3.40%) MS Exchange
4 10 (2.83%) Apache
5 6 (1.70%) Exchange Server 2010
5 6 (1.70%) IBM Notes
5 6 (1.70%) IIS
5 6 (1.70%) Tomcat
6 5 (1.42%) GlassFish
6 5 (1.42%) JBoss
6 5 (1.42%) SharePoint
7 4 (1.13%) BizTalk Server
8 3 (0.85%) Confluence
8 3 (0.85%) Exchange Server 2007
9 1 (0.28%) CICS
9 1 (0.28%) SAS
9 1 (0.28%) SharePoint 2013
Applications
1 39 (11.05%) MS Excel
2 34 (9.63%) MS Office
3 12 (3.40%) MS Visio
4 4 (1.13%) Photoshop
5 1 (0.28%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 7 (1.98%) Dynamics AX
2 5 (1.42%) JDE EnterpriseOne
3 4 (1.13%) Infor M3
4 3 (0.85%) Misys Equation
5 2 (0.57%) JDE World
6 1 (0.28%) Cognos Business Intelligence
6 1 (0.28%) VisionPLUS
Cloud Services
1 5 (1.42%) Amazon AWS
2 4 (1.13%) Office 365
3 3 (0.85%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 26 (7.37%) LAN
1 26 (7.37%) WAN
2 19 (5.38%) SAN
3 17 (4.82%) FTP
4 12 (3.40%) Internet
5 11 (3.12%) DNS
5 11 (3.12%) Firewall
5 11 (3.12%) VPN
6 10 (2.83%) DHCP
7 9 (2.55%) TCP/IP
8 6 (1.70%) MPLS
8 6 (1.70%) VLAN
9 4 (1.13%) NAS
9 4 (1.13%) VoIP
10 2 (0.57%) HTTP
10 2 (0.57%) iSCSI
11 1 (0.28%) NetScaler
11 1 (0.28%) Network Security
11 1 (0.28%) SMTP
11 1 (0.28%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 69 (19.55%) DB2
2 33 (9.35%) SQL Server
3 6 (1.70%) Data Warehouse
4 5 (1.42%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 4 (1.13%) DTS
5 4 (1.13%) SQL Server 2000
6 3 (0.85%) Relational Database
6 3 (0.85%) SQL Server 2008
7 2 (0.57%) Star Schema
8 1 (0.28%) QlikView
8 1 (0.28%) UniData
Development Applications
1 7 (1.98%) Subversion
1 7 (1.98%) VSS/SourceSafe
2 3 (0.85%) Eclipse
2 3 (0.85%) JIRA
General
1 116 (32.86%) Finance
2 42 (11.90%) Retail
3 17 (4.82%) Advertising
4 14 (3.97%) Telecoms
5 13 (3.68%) Banking
6 9 (2.55%) Manufacturing
7 8 (2.27%) Music Industry
8 7 (1.98%) Investment Banking
9 6 (1.70%) Back Office
9 6 (1.70%) Billing
10 4 (1.13%) Marketing
11 2 (0.57%) Automotive
11 2 (0.57%) Legal
12 1 (0.28%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 112 (31.73%) Analyst
2 89 (25.21%) Developer
3 75 (21.25%) Programmer
4 62 (17.56%) RPG Programmer
5 52 (14.73%) Analyst Programmer
6 49 (13.88%) RPG Analyst Programmer
7 47 (13.31%) RPG Developer
8 43 (12.18%) AS400 Developer
9 41 (11.61%) Applications Support
10 36 (10.20%) Support Analyst
11 28 (7.93%) 2nd Line Support
12 24 (6.80%) AS400 Programmer
13 23 (6.52%) Junior
14 14 (3.97%) Applications Support Analyst
15 13 (3.68%) Junior Developer
16 12 (3.40%) Systems Developer
17 11 (3.12%) Administrator
17 11 (3.12%) Senior Analyst
18 10 (2.83%) AS400 Operator
18 10 (2.83%) Senior Analyst Programmer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 31 (8.78%) XML
2 18 (5.10%) WebSphere MQ
3 17 (4.82%) .NET
4 16 (4.53%) Middleware
5 13 (3.68%) HTML
6 10 (2.83%) J2EE
7 8 (2.27%) Web Services
8 7 (1.98%) ASP.NET
8 7 (1.98%) ASP.NET MVC
9 6 (1.70%) CSS
9 6 (1.70%) JSF
9 6 (1.70%) ODBC
10 4 (1.13%) Ajax
10 4 (1.13%) ASP.NET MVC 3
10 4 (1.13%) Classic ASP
10 4 (1.13%) DHTML
10 4 (1.13%) WAP
11 3 (0.85%) EDI
12 2 (0.57%) COM
12 2 (0.57%) JDBC
Miscellaneous
1 164 (46.46%) AS400
2 58 (16.43%) Analytical Skills
3 37 (10.48%) Data Centre
4 16 (4.53%) Enterprise Software
5 12 (3.40%) Mainframe
6 7 (1.98%) FMCG
7 4 (1.13%) EPoS
7 4 (1.13%) Management Information System
8 3 (0.85%) Driving Licence
8 3 (0.85%) Statistics
9 2 (0.57%) Computer Science
9 2 (0.57%) Data Integration
9 2 (0.57%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
9 2 (0.57%) PMI
9 2 (0.57%) SWIFT
9 2 (0.57%) VAX
10 1 (0.28%) CMDB
10 1 (0.28%) iPhone
10 1 (0.28%) Replication
10 1 (0.28%) VSAM
Operating Systems
1 87 (24.65%) Windows
2 54 (15.30%) Linux
3 38 (10.76%) Windows Server
4 27 (7.65%) Unix
5 25 (7.08%) Windows 7
6 18 (5.10%) zOS
7 15 (4.25%) Windows XP
8 14 (3.97%) Windows Server 2008
8 14 (3.97%) Windows Vista
9 11 (3.12%) OS/400
10 9 (2.55%) AIX
10 9 (2.55%) Windows Server 2012
11 7 (1.98%) Windows Server 2003
12 4 (1.13%) Windows 2000 Server
12 4 (1.13%) Windows 8
13 3 (0.85%) Data ONTAP
13 3 (0.85%) MVS
13 3 (0.85%) VyOS
14 1 (0.28%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 60 (17.00%) ITIL
2 37 (10.48%) ERP
3 30 (8.50%) Agile Software Development
4 29 (8.22%) System Testing
5 24 (6.80%) Service Management
6 23 (6.52%) Project Management
7 21 (5.95%) Network Monitoring
8 20 (5.67%) SDLC
8 20 (5.67%) User Acceptance Testing
9 19 (5.38%) Incident Management
10 14 (3.97%) System Integration Testing
11 13 (3.68%) Logistics
12 12 (3.40%) Line Management
13 11 (3.12%) PRINCE2
13 11 (3.12%) Software Testing
14 10 (2.83%) High Availability
14 10 (2.83%) ITIL V3
14 10 (2.83%) Waterfall
15 9 (2.55%) Disaster Recovery
15 9 (2.55%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 130 (36.83%) RPG
2 104 (29.46%) SQL
3 76 (21.53%) RPG IV
4 24 (6.80%) Java
5 19 (5.38%) C
6 16 (4.53%) COBOL
7 13 (3.68%) RPG III
8 11 (3.12%) JavaScript
9 8 (2.27%) C#
10 6 (1.70%) RPG/400
11 5 (1.42%) JCL
11 5 (1.42%) PowerShell
12 4 (1.13%) T-SQL
12 4 (1.13%) VB
12 4 (1.13%) VB.NET
12 4 (1.13%) VB6
13 3 (0.85%) Shell Script
14 2 (0.57%) C++
14 2 (0.57%) VBA
15 1 (0.28%) REXX
Qualifications
1 35 (9.92%) Degree
2 7 (1.98%) CISA
2 7 (1.98%) CISM
2 7 (1.98%) CISSP
2 7 (1.98%) Microsoft Certification
3 6 (1.70%) Cisco Certification
4 5 (1.42%) CCNA
4 5 (1.42%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
5 4 (1.13%) ISEB
5 4 (1.13%) ITIL Certification
5 4 (1.13%) Security Cleared
6 2 (0.57%) PMI Certification
7 1 (0.28%) CCDP
7 1 (0.28%) CCIE
7 1 (0.28%) CCNP
7 1 (0.28%) CCSE
7 1 (0.28%) CEH
7 1 (0.28%) MCSA
7 1 (0.28%) MCSE
7 1 (0.28%) VCAP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 12 (3.40%) SLA
2 9 (2.55%) Sarbanes-Oxley
3 7 (1.98%) COBIT
3 7 (1.98%) ISAE 3402
3 7 (1.98%) SSAE 16
4 4 (1.13%) PMBOK
5 3 (0.85%) QA
6 2 (0.57%) ISO/IEC 27001
7 1 (0.28%) ISO 9001
7 1 (0.28%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 22 (6.23%) Active Directory
2 15 (4.25%) VMware Infrastructure
3 11 (3.12%) XenApp
3 11 (3.12%) XenDesktop
4 3 (0.85%) ACF2
4 3 (0.85%) Job Entry Subsystem
5 2 (0.57%) Firmware
5 2 (0.57%) Hyper-V
6 1 (0.28%) Virtual Machines
6 1 (0.28%) VMware ESX
6 1 (0.28%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 4 (1.13%) McAfee ePO
1 4 (1.13%) SCCM
2 3 (0.85%) HP Quality Center
2 3 (0.85%) Nagios
3 2 (0.57%) Microsoft Clustering
4 1 (0.28%) Nessus
4 1 (0.28%) Nmap
4 1 (0.28%) Norton AntiVirus
4 1 (0.28%) Tivoli
4 1 (0.28%) Tivoli Storage Manager
Vendors
1 146 (41.36%) IBM
2 36 (10.20%) Microsoft
3 34 (9.63%) VMware
4 31 (8.78%) Oracle
5 30 (8.50%) Cisco
6 20 (5.67%) JD Edwards
7 17 (4.82%) Citrix
7 17 (4.82%) Infor
8 13 (3.68%) IFS
9 12 (3.40%) Dell
10 10 (2.83%) HP
11 8 (2.27%) Intel
12 7 (1.98%) Hitachi
12 7 (1.98%) MKS
12 7 (1.98%) Sybase
13 6 (1.70%) Lotus
13 6 (1.70%) NetApp
14 5 (1.42%) Juniper
14 5 (1.42%) Salesforce.com
14 5 (1.42%) Sun
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