The first 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 18 April 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all terms in our Miscellaneous category.

Location
3 months to
18 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
IBM iSeries
Rank 764 708 540
Rank change year-on-year
-56 -168
Permanent jobs citing iSeries 153 175 418
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.13% 0.16% 0.33%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 0.39% 0.49% 1.03%
Number of salaries quoted 120 136 300
Average salary £40,000 £42,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-5.88% +6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £30,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,100 £60,500 £62,500
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
-17.64% +6.25%
Miscellaneous Category
UK
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Miscellaneous category
39670 36067 40494
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 32.70% 32.48% 32.22%
Number of salaries quoted 31412 29242 34245
Average salary £46,500 £45,000 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+3.33% -
90% offered a salary of more than £28,000 £27,500 £28,500
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £75,000 £75,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+5.26% -5.00%

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 18 April 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 18 April 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
(Click each for more statistics)
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
Find
Job
Vacancies
England -66 142 £40,000 -5.88% 13
London -39 55 £45,000 -28.00% 7
South East -23 33 £36,500 -14.11% 3
West Midlands +15 21 £35,000 -
East of England -16 18 £35,000 -22.22%
Birmingham - 18 £32,500 -
Hampshire +3 15 £36,500 -18.88%
Surrey +2 9 £42,500 +80.85% 1
City of London -18 8 £47,500 -24.00%
Essex -20 8 £31,500 -3.07%
Buckinghamshire +4 7 £28,500 -36.66%
Bedfordshire -18 7 £35,000 -22.22%
Scotland -13 5 £33,000 -23.25%
Leeds -19 5 £68,500 +110.76%
West Yorkshire -29 5 £68,500 +73.41%
Yorkshire -37 5 £68,500 +73.41%
Southampton - 5 £37,500 -
Milton Keynes +5 4 £28,500 -36.66%
Glasgow -10 4 £33,000 -
North West -19 4 £25,000 -42.85% 2
Farnham - 4 £46,000 - 1
Manchester +4 3 £25,000 -40.82%
South West -14 3 £30,000 -20.00% 1
East Midlands -22 3 £27,500 -38.88%
Wiltshire - 3 £30,000 - 1
Wolverhampton - 3 £35,000 -
Norfolk - 3 £40,000 -
Norwich - 3 £40,000 -
Bolton - 3 £25,000 -
Cardiff +7 2 £33,500 -29.47% 2

iSeries
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 18 April 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.

1 158 (49.07%) AS400
2 125 (38.82%) IBM
3 117 (36.34%) SQL
4 111 (34.47%) Finance
5 92 (28.57%) RPG
6 81 (25.16%) Java
7 71 (22.05%) Windows
8 65 (20.19%) Oracle
9 56 (17.39%) HTML
10 49 (15.22%) Project Management
11 48 (14.91%) XML
12 47 (14.60%) SQL Server
13 44 (13.66%) Linux
13 44 (13.66%) Tomcat
14 43 (13.35%) JBoss
14 43 (13.35%) DB2
14 43 (13.35%) RPG IV
15 41 (12.73%) UNIX
15 41 (12.73%) ITIL
16 37 (11.49%) OO
16 37 (11.49%) .NET
17 36 (11.18%) Spring
18 35 (10.87%) Hibernate
18 35 (10.87%) Microsoft
19 33 (10.25%) VMware
20 32 (9.94%) Active Directory
20 32 (9.94%) JSP
20 32 (9.94%) XSLT
21 31 (9.63%) Agile Software Development
22 30 (9.32%) Retail

iSeries
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 18 April 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 44 (13.66%) Tomcat
2 16 (4.97%) Apache
3 15 (4.66%) MS Exchange
4 14 (4.35%) WebSphere
5 13 (4.04%) Lotus Domino
6 9 (2.80%) IIS
6 9 (2.80%) BizTalk Server
7 3 (0.93%) Mule
7 3 (0.93%) CMS
7 3 (0.93%) MQSeries
7 3 (0.93%) IBM Notes
8 2 (0.62%) Sitecore CMS
8 2 (0.62%) Oracle SOA Suite
8 2 (0.62%) Exchange Server 2003
9 1 (0.31%) Exchange Server 2000
9 1 (0.31%) Exchange Server 2013
9 1 (0.31%) SharePoint 2010
9 1 (0.31%) WebSphere Portal
9 1 (0.31%) WebLogic
9 1 (0.31%) SAS
Applications
1 19 (5.90%) MS Excel
2 18 (5.59%) MS Office
3 3 (0.93%) MS PowerPoint
3 3 (0.93%) MS Visio
4 1 (0.31%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 6 (1.86%) Misys Midas
2 4 (1.24%) Dynamics AX
3 3 (0.93%) SunGard GMI
3 3 (0.93%) AWD
4 2 (0.62%) Oracle EBS
4 2 (0.62%) Oracle Applications
4 2 (0.62%) Misys Equation
5 1 (0.31%) Dynamics CRM
5 1 (0.31%) BusinessWorks
5 1 (0.31%) Lawson
Cloud Services
1 5 (1.55%) Microsoft Azure
2 4 (1.24%) IaaS
3 2 (0.62%) PaaS
4 1 (0.31%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 26 (8.07%) TCP/IP
2 22 (6.83%) Firewall
3 12 (3.73%) Ethernet
4 10 (3.11%) FTP
4 10 (3.11%) SAN
4 10 (3.11%) Wireless
5 8 (2.48%) NAS
6 7 (2.17%) LDAP
6 7 (2.17%) DNS
7 6 (1.86%) HTTP
7 6 (1.86%) MRTG
7 6 (1.86%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
7 6 (1.86%) BIG-IP
8 4 (1.24%) Intranet
9 3 (0.93%) WAN
10 2 (0.62%) Internet
10 2 (0.62%) LAN
10 2 (0.62%) DHCP
10 2 (0.62%) VPN
10 2 (0.62%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 47 (14.60%) SQL Server
2 43 (13.35%) DB2
3 18 (5.59%) Data Warehouse
4 11 (3.42%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 10 (3.11%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 9 (2.80%) SQL Server Analysis Services
6 9 (2.80%) MySQL
7 8 (2.48%) MS Access
8 7 (2.17%) Oracle Database
8 7 (2.17%) SQL Server 2008
9 4 (1.24%) Crystal Reports
9 4 (1.24%) Big Data
9 4 (1.24%) QlikView
10 3 (0.93%) Oracle Database 11g
10 3 (0.93%) Oracle Reports
11 2 (0.62%) Oracle Database 10g
11 2 (0.62%) DataStage
11 2 (0.62%) NonStop SQL
12 1 (0.31%) Spotfire
12 1 (0.31%) SQL Server 2005
Development Applications
1 24 (7.45%) Eclipse
2 11 (3.42%) Team Foundation Server
3 9 (2.80%) Visual Studio
4 2 (0.62%) JUnit
4 2 (0.62%) Selenium
4 2 (0.62%) HttpUnit
4 2 (0.62%) Subversion
5 1 (0.31%) StarTeam
General
1 111 (34.47%) Finance
2 30 (9.32%) Retail
3 29 (9.01%) Banking
4 9 (2.80%) Telecoms
5 7 (2.17%) Manufacturing
6 5 (1.55%) Back Office
7 4 (1.24%) Advertising
7 4 (1.24%) Pharmaceutical
7 4 (1.24%) Marketing
8 3 (0.93%) Investment Banking
8 3 (0.93%) Automotive
9 2 (0.62%) Wholesale Banking
10 1 (0.31%) General Ledger
10 1 (0.31%) Corporate Banking
10 1 (0.31%) Financial Institution
10 1 (0.31%) Military
10 1 (0.31%) Games
10 1 (0.31%) Legal
10 1 (0.31%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 101 (31.37%) Analyst
2 70 (21.74%) Developer
3 36 (11.18%) Java Developer
4 28 (8.70%) Programmer
5 27 (8.39%) Administrator
6 23 (7.14%) AS400 Support
7 22 (6.83%) Technical Support
8 21 (6.52%) Support Analyst
9 19 (5.90%) Business Analyst
10 15 (4.66%) Test Analyst
10 15 (4.66%) Senior Analyst
11 13 (4.04%) Analyst Programmer
12 12 (3.73%) Systems Administrator
12 12 (3.73%) Infrastructure Manager
13 9 (2.80%) Wintel Engineer
13 9 (2.80%) Service Manager
14 8 (2.48%) Team Leader
14 8 (2.48%) Consultant
14 8 (2.48%) Tester
14 8 (2.48%) Systems Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 56 (17.39%) HTML
2 48 (14.91%) XML
3 37 (11.49%) .NET
4 36 (11.18%) Spring
5 35 (10.87%) Hibernate
6 32 (9.94%) JSP
6 32 (9.94%) XSLT
7 30 (9.32%) Java EE
7 30 (9.32%) Grails
8 16 (4.97%) J2EE
9 13 (4.04%) Middleware
10 12 (3.73%) CSS
10 12 (3.73%) REST
11 10 (3.11%) ASP.NET
12 9 (2.80%) Ajax
13 8 (2.48%) SOAP
13 8 (2.48%) ActiveX
13 8 (2.48%) Visualforce
13 8 (2.48%) JSON
14 7 (2.17%) JSF
Miscellaneous
1 158 (49.07%) AS400
2 16 (4.97%) Mainframe
3 14 (4.35%) Computer Science
4 11 (3.42%) LPAR
5 10 (3.11%) Statistics
6 8 (2.48%) Open Source
7 7 (2.17%) Mathematics
7 7 (2.17%) Firmware
8 6 (1.86%) Tandem
9 5 (1.55%) Replication
10 4 (1.24%) EPoS
11 2 (0.62%) Management Information System
11 2 (0.62%) Enterprise Storage
12 1 (0.31%) Data Protection Act
12 1 (0.31%) Derivative
12 1 (0.31%) Enterprise Software
12 1 (0.31%) Reference Data
12 1 (0.31%) BBC
12 1 (0.31%) HACMP
12 1 (0.31%) iDTV
Operating Systems
1 71 (22.05%) Windows
2 44 (13.66%) Linux
3 41 (12.73%) UNIX
4 20 (6.21%) OS/400
5 12 (3.73%) Windows Server 2008
6 11 (3.42%) AIX
7 8 (2.48%) Windows Server 2003
8 7 (2.17%) Windows Server 2012
8 7 (2.17%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
9 6 (1.86%) CentOS
10 5 (1.55%) Windows 2000
10 5 (1.55%) HPUX
11 4 (1.24%) Windows XP
11 4 (1.24%) Solaris
12 3 (0.93%) Windows 8
13 2 (0.62%) zOS
13 2 (0.62%) OpenVMS
13 2 (0.62%) Windows 2000 Server
13 2 (0.62%) i5/OS
14 1 (0.31%) Windows Vista
Processes & Methodologies
1 49 (15.22%) Project Management
2 41 (12.73%) ITIL
3 37 (11.49%) OO
4 31 (9.63%) Agile Software Development
5 30 (9.32%) Disaster Recovery
6 29 (9.01%) UML
6 29 (9.01%) SOA
7 27 (8.39%) Time Management
8 24 (7.45%) Change Control
9 23 (7.14%) OOD
9 23 (7.14%) Dependency Injection
10 20 (6.21%) Change Management
11 18 (5.59%) Service Delivery
12 15 (4.66%) Business Analysis
13 13 (4.04%) Performance Management
13 13 (4.04%) Configuration Management
14 12 (3.73%) E-Commerce
14 12 (3.73%) Migration
14 12 (3.73%) Stakeholder Management
15 10 (3.11%) Software Engineering
Programming Languages
1 117 (36.34%) SQL
2 92 (28.57%) RPG
3 81 (25.16%) Java
4 43 (13.35%) RPG IV
5 30 (9.32%) Groovy
6 22 (6.83%) JavaScript
6 22 (6.83%) C#
7 14 (4.35%) VB.NET
8 9 (2.80%) VBA
8 9 (2.80%) C++
8 9 (2.80%) COBOL
8 9 (2.80%) Perl
9 8 (2.48%) PHP
9 8 (2.48%) VB
9 8 (2.48%) Python
9 8 (2.48%) Apex Code
10 7 (2.17%) AspectJ
10 7 (2.17%) Bash Shell
10 7 (2.17%) C
10 7 (2.17%) Delphi
Qualifications
1 23 (7.14%) HNC
2 16 (4.97%) Degree
3 10 (3.11%) ISEB
4 7 (2.17%) CISA
4 7 (2.17%) CISSP
5 6 (1.86%) Microsoft Certification
5 6 (1.86%) PRINCE2 Certification
5 6 (1.86%) RHCE
5 6 (1.86%) MCSE
6 5 (1.55%) ITIL Certification
7 4 (1.24%) QiCA
8 3 (0.93%) MCP
9 1 (0.31%) CEH
9 1 (0.31%) ISTQB
9 1 (0.31%) CISM
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 14 (4.35%) QA
2 13 (4.04%) SLA
3 11 (3.42%) ISO 9001
4 4 (1.24%) Sarbanes-Oxley
5 3 (0.93%) TickIT
6 2 (0.62%) PCI DSS
7 1 (0.31%) Data Quality
System Software
1 32 (9.94%) Active Directory
2 25 (7.76%) VMware Infrastructure
3 9 (2.80%) Hyper-V
4 6 (1.86%) Samba
4 6 (1.86%) VMware Server
4 6 (1.86%) Sendmail
4 6 (1.86%) VMware ESXi
4 6 (1.86%) Xen
5 5 (1.55%) vSphere
6 1 (0.31%) Nmap
6 1 (0.31%) VMware ESX
Systems Management
1 10 (3.11%) Tivoli
2 9 (2.80%) NetBackup
3 8 (2.48%) Nagios
4 6 (1.86%) YUM
4 6 (1.86%) Puppet
5 5 (1.55%) HP Quality Center
6 4 (1.24%) Tivoli Storage Manager
7 3 (0.93%) HP SIM
7 3 (0.93%) Backup Exec
8 2 (0.62%) CiscoWorks
8 2 (0.62%) Norton AntiVirus
9 1 (0.31%) Nessus
9 1 (0.31%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
9 1 (0.31%) MAILsweeper
Vendors
1 125 (38.82%) IBM
2 65 (20.19%) Oracle
3 43 (13.35%) JBoss
4 35 (10.87%) Microsoft
5 33 (10.25%) VMware
6 30 (9.32%) AccuRev
7 17 (5.28%) HP
8 15 (4.66%) Lotus
9 14 (4.35%) Symantec
9 14 (4.35%) LANDesk
10 13 (4.04%) Citrix
11 10 (3.11%) Dell
11 10 (3.11%) EMC
12 9 (2.80%) Business Objects
12 9 (2.80%) Salesforce.com
13 8 (2.48%) Intel
13 8 (2.48%) Sybase
14 7 (2.17%) Red Hat
15 6 (1.86%) F5
16 5 (1.55%) Blue Coat
Cardiff
Barclays Corporate
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 4 days ago
Warrington, Cheshire
Ascent People Ltd
Salary: £25000 - £28000 per annum + Bonus + Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Farnham, Surrey
Austin Fraser
Salary: £23000.00 - £25000.00 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
London, London
Barclays Corporate
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 18 days ago
Cheshire, Knutsford
Barclays Corporate
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 18 days ago
Crawley, West Sussex
Ace European Group
Salary: Depending on Experience
Posted: 19 days ago
Swindon
Austin Fraser Limited
Salary: £20000.00 - £25000.00 per annum + car allowance
Posted: 27 days ago
London / South
Tectre Limited
Salary: £60,000 Base - £80,000 + OTE (1st Year)
Posted: 30+ days ago