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 28 August 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
28 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
IBM iSeries
Rank 710 754 675
Rank change year-on-year
+44 -79
Permanent jobs citing iSeries 183 153 199
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.17% 0.13% 0.19%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 0.41% 0.34% 0.46%
Number of salaries quoted 163 122 150
Average salary £40,000 £41,875 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-4.47% +4.68%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,100 £29,100 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £57,000 £77,500 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,000
% change year-on-year
- +5.26%

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
44813 44603 43190
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 40.92% 38.87% 40.66%
Number of salaries quoted 35889 34686 34870
Average salary £47,500 £47,500 £46,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +2.15%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,000 £28,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £77,500 £75,000 £75,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+1.25% -

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 28 August 2015 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 28 August 2015. 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 +30 169 £40,000 -5.88% 17
East of England +11 43 £40,000 +6.66% 2
South East +13 39 £40,000 -8.57% 3
Bedfordshire +23 28 £40,000 +7.38% 1
London +14 26 £49,750 -23.75% 5
Bedford +11 16 £42,000 +35.48% 1
West Midlands +5 16 £40,000 +4.57%
South West -16 16 £40,000 -5.32% 1
Surrey +12 15 £40,000 +63.26%
Gloucestershire -6 15 £40,000 +8.10% 1
Camberley - 12 £40,000 -
Birmingham +19 11 £40,000 -
East Midlands +4 11 £38,500 +0.65% 2
City of London +25 10 £55,000 -22.53% 2
Essex -1 10 £47,500 +53.22% 1
Yorkshire +19 9 £32,250 - 3
Gloucester - 9 £40,000 - 1
Wales +1 7 £31,500 -16.00%
South Wales -6 7 £31,500 -16.00%
Hampshire +5 6 £38,750 +55.00%
Cheltenham -4 6 £35,000 -4.10%
Buckinghamshire -7 6 £36,000 +12.50%
Kent - 6 £32,500 - 1
Milton Keynes -8 5 £36,750 +14.84%
Coventry -9 5 £27,500 -28.10%
North East - 5 £45,000 - 1
Leicestershire - 5 £38,500 -
North West -8 4 £47,500 +1.06%
Cardiff -12 4 £31,250 -16.66%
Leicester - 4 £39,000 -

iSeries
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 28 August 2015, 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.

1 206 (53.51%) AS400
2 157 (40.78%) SQL
3 130 (33.77%) IBM
4 129 (33.51%) Windows
5 108 (28.05%) RPG
6 105 (27.27%) Finance
7 69 (17.92%) Java
8 62 (16.10%) Microsoft
9 58 (15.06%) SQL Server
9 58 (15.06%) Linux
10 55 (14.29%) VMware
11 52 (13.51%) Agile Software Development
12 49 (12.73%) Oracle
13 44 (11.43%) UNIX
14 42 (10.91%) MS Excel
14 42 (10.91%) WAN
15 41 (10.65%) Project Management
16 40 (10.39%) ITIL
16 40 (10.39%) WebSphere
16 40 (10.39%) Data Centre
17 39 (10.13%) LAN
18 38 (9.87%) Banking
19 37 (9.61%) DB2
20 36 (9.35%) ISEB
20 36 (9.35%) Degree
21 35 (9.09%) VMware Infrastructure
21 35 (9.09%) SAN
22 34 (8.83%) OS/400
22 34 (8.83%) MS Office
22 34 (8.83%) High Availability

iSeries
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 28 August 2015, 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 40 (10.39%) WebSphere
2 18 (4.68%) IIS
2 18 (4.68%) Apache
3 15 (3.90%) Tomcat
4 12 (3.12%) SharePoint
4 12 (3.12%) GlassFish
5 9 (2.34%) MS Exchange
5 9 (2.34%) JBoss
6 6 (1.56%) IBM Notes
7 4 (1.04%) Exchange Server 2007
8 3 (0.78%) WebLogic
8 3 (0.78%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
8 3 (0.78%) CMS
8 3 (0.78%) Exchange Server 2003
9 1 (0.26%) BizTalk Server
9 1 (0.26%) MQSeries
9 1 (0.26%) Confluence
9 1 (0.26%) Lync
9 1 (0.26%) Exchange Server 2013
Applications
1 42 (10.91%) MS Excel
2 34 (8.83%) MS Office
3 16 (4.16%) MS PowerPoint
4 4 (1.04%) MS Visio
5 2 (0.52%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 11 (2.86%) INSURE/90
2 8 (2.08%) JDE EnterpriseOne
3 5 (1.30%) Cognos TM1
4 3 (0.78%) Dynamics CRM
4 3 (0.78%) Dynamics AX
5 2 (0.52%) Cognos Controller
5 2 (0.52%) Cognos Business Intelligence
5 2 (0.52%) Movex
5 2 (0.52%) Infor M3
6 1 (0.26%) Oracle General Ledger
6 1 (0.26%) JDE World
6 1 (0.26%) BPCS
6 1 (0.26%) PeopleSoft HRMS
6 1 (0.26%) Lawson
6 1 (0.26%) Misys Equation
6 1 (0.26%) SunGard GMI
Cloud Services
1 10 (2.60%) SaaS
2 9 (2.34%) PaaS
2 9 (2.34%) IaaS
2 9 (2.34%) Cloud Computing
3 8 (2.08%) Amazon AWS
4 1 (0.26%) Google Analytics
Communications & Networking
1 42 (10.91%) WAN
2 39 (10.13%) LAN
3 35 (9.09%) SAN
4 18 (4.68%) VPN
5 17 (4.42%) MPLS
5 17 (4.42%) Firewall
6 11 (2.86%) VoIP
6 11 (2.86%) Unified Communications
7 10 (2.60%) TCP/IP
8 4 (1.04%) FTP
8 4 (1.04%) Wireless
9 3 (0.78%) NetScaler
10 2 (0.52%) SSL
11 1 (0.26%) IP Telephony
11 1 (0.26%) DNS
11 1 (0.26%) DMZ
11 1 (0.26%) HTTP
11 1 (0.26%) LDAP
11 1 (0.26%) DHCP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 58 (15.06%) SQL Server
2 37 (9.61%) DB2
3 10 (2.60%) MS Access
4 8 (2.08%) PostgreSQL
4 8 (2.08%) MySQL
5 7 (1.82%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 6 (1.56%) SQL Server 2012
6 6 (1.56%) Relational Database
7 4 (1.04%) SQL Server 2005
7 4 (1.04%) Data Warehouse
8 3 (0.78%) SQL Server 2008
9 2 (0.52%) SQL Server Integration Services
10 1 (0.26%) SQL Server Analysis Services
10 1 (0.26%) Oracle Database
10 1 (0.26%) Star Schema
10 1 (0.26%) SQL Server 2000
10 1 (0.26%) Microsoft Analysis Services
10 1 (0.26%) Crystal Reports
Development Applications
1 13 (3.38%) Subversion
2 12 (3.12%) JUnit
3 11 (2.86%) Synon
4 4 (1.04%) Hudson
4 4 (1.04%) Visual Studio
5 1 (0.26%) VSS/SourceSafe
5 1 (0.26%) Eclipse
5 1 (0.26%) JIRA
5 1 (0.26%) MSTest
General
1 105 (27.27%) Finance
2 38 (9.87%) Banking
3 23 (5.97%) Retail
4 22 (5.71%) Telecoms
5 17 (4.42%) Manufacturing
6 13 (3.38%) Back Office
7 6 (1.56%) Marketing
8 4 (1.04%) Billing
8 4 (1.04%) Advertising
9 2 (0.52%) Financial Institution
9 2 (0.52%) Investment Banking
9 2 (0.52%) Music Industry
10 1 (0.26%) Retail Banking
10 1 (0.26%) General Ledger
10 1 (0.26%) Front Office
10 1 (0.26%) Legal
Job Titles
1 105 (27.27%) Analyst
2 63 (16.36%) Developer
3 37 (9.61%) Programmer
4 35 (9.09%) Analyst Programmer
5 33 (8.57%) AS400 Support
6 31 (8.05%) Technical Support
7 25 (6.49%) Support Analyst
7 25 (6.49%) Test Analyst
8 24 (6.23%) IT Manager
9 22 (5.71%) RPG Programmer
10 20 (5.19%) RPG Analyst Programmer
11 17 (4.42%) Consultant
12 16 (4.16%) Tester
12 16 (4.16%) Team Leader
12 16 (4.16%) RPG Developer
13 15 (3.90%) Project Manager
14 14 (3.64%) Java Developer
14 14 (3.64%) AS400 Developer
14 14 (3.64%) Agile Test Analyst
15 12 (3.12%) Infrastructure Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 28 (7.27%) Web Services
2 24 (6.23%) .NET
3 17 (4.42%) XML
4 15 (3.90%) HTML
5 14 (3.64%) EDI
5 14 (3.64%) SOAP
6 12 (3.12%) Hibernate
6 12 (3.12%) Spring
6 12 (3.12%) REST
7 11 (2.86%) ODBC
8 10 (2.60%) J2EE
9 8 (2.08%) Flash
9 8 (2.08%) jQuery
9 8 (2.08%) Synon Analyst Programmer
10 6 (1.56%) CSS
11 3 (0.78%) Middleware
11 3 (0.78%) Apache Flex
12 2 (0.52%) JMS
12 2 (0.52%) ASP.NET
13 1 (0.26%) ADO.NET
Miscellaneous
1 206 (53.51%) AS400
2 40 (10.39%) Data Centre
3 33 (8.57%) LPAR
4 23 (5.97%) Management Information System
5 20 (5.19%) Analytical Skills
6 18 (4.68%) Computer Science
7 17 (4.42%) BYOD
8 9 (2.34%) SWIFT
8 9 (2.34%) Mainframe
9 7 (1.82%) Enterprise Software
10 6 (1.56%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
11 5 (1.30%) Blog
12 3 (0.78%) Clustering
12 3 (0.78%) Replication
12 3 (0.78%) Client/Server
12 3 (0.78%) EqualLogic
12 3 (0.78%) Derivative
13 2 (0.52%) Data Integration
13 2 (0.52%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
13 2 (0.52%) EPoS
Operating Systems
1 129 (33.51%) Windows
2 58 (15.06%) Linux
3 44 (11.43%) UNIX
4 34 (8.83%) OS/400
5 20 (5.19%) Windows Server 2012
6 18 (4.68%) Windows Server 2008
7 15 (3.90%) AIX
8 12 (3.12%) Windows 7
8 12 (3.12%) VMS
8 12 (3.12%) Data ONTAP
9 10 (2.60%) Solaris
9 10 (2.60%) Windows XP
10 7 (1.82%) Windows Vista
11 6 (1.56%) Windows Server 2003
12 5 (1.30%) Windows 2000 Server
13 3 (0.78%) HPUX
14 2 (0.52%) zOS
15 1 (0.26%) Windows 8
15 1 (0.26%) i5/OS
15 1 (0.26%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 52 (13.51%) Agile Software Development
2 41 (10.65%) Project Management
3 40 (10.39%) ITIL
4 34 (8.83%) High Availability
5 33 (8.57%) SDLC
6 29 (7.53%) Automated Testing
7 28 (7.27%) Manual Testing
7 28 (7.27%) Service Delivery
8 26 (6.75%) Mentoring
9 25 (6.49%) Disaster Recovery
10 21 (5.45%) ERP
11 20 (5.19%) Scrum
12 19 (4.94%) Automation Testing
13 18 (4.68%) Configuration Management
13 18 (4.68%) E-Commerce
14 17 (4.42%) PRINCE2
14 17 (4.42%) Capacity Planning
15 15 (3.90%) Continuous Improvement
15 15 (3.90%) Migration
16 14 (3.64%) Network Monitoring
Programming Languages
1 157 (40.78%) SQL
2 108 (28.05%) RPG
3 69 (17.92%) Java
4 28 (7.27%) RPG IV
5 20 (5.19%) C
6 14 (3.64%) COBOL
7 10 (2.60%) C++
8 8 (2.08%) RPG/400
9 5 (1.30%) RPG III
9 5 (1.30%) VB
10 3 (0.78%) VBA
10 3 (0.78%) C#
10 3 (0.78%) JavaScript
10 3 (0.78%) PHP
10 3 (0.78%) PowerShell
10 3 (0.78%) Bash Shell
11 2 (0.52%) Perl
11 2 (0.52%) Shell Script
11 2 (0.52%) VB.NET
12 1 (0.26%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 36 (9.35%) ISEB
1 36 (9.35%) Degree
2 23 (5.97%) ISTQB
3 18 (4.68%) Microsoft Certification
4 14 (3.64%) MCSE
5 13 (3.38%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
6 10 (2.60%) Cisco Certification
6 10 (2.60%) CCNA
7 6 (1.56%) PRINCE2 Certification
8 5 (1.30%) ITIL Certification
9 4 (1.04%) MCITP
10 2 (0.52%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
11 1 (0.26%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
11 1 (0.26%) CEH
11 1 (0.26%) MCP
11 1 (0.26%) MCSA
11 1 (0.26%) CCNP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 19 (4.94%) SLA
2 7 (1.82%) PMBOK
3 6 (1.56%) QA
4 2 (0.52%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 1 (0.26%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 35 (9.09%) VMware Infrastructure
2 29 (7.53%) Active Directory
3 17 (4.42%) vSphere
4 14 (3.64%) VMware ESX
5 10 (2.60%) XenApp
6 7 (1.82%) XenDesktop
7 6 (1.56%) Hyper-V
8 4 (1.04%) Terminal Services
9 3 (0.78%) Firmware
9 3 (0.78%) Terminal Server
Systems Management
1 12 (3.12%) Tivoli
1 12 (3.12%) Tivoli Storage Manager
2 11 (2.86%) HP Quality Center
3 10 (2.60%) SCCM
4 8 (2.08%) Puppet
5 6 (1.56%) MOM
6 4 (1.04%) NetBackup
6 4 (1.04%) Backup Exec
7 2 (0.52%) Control-M
8 1 (0.26%) Nessus
8 1 (0.26%) Nmap
8 1 (0.26%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
8 1 (0.26%) BMC PATROL
Vendors
1 130 (33.77%) IBM
2 62 (16.10%) Microsoft
3 55 (14.29%) VMware
4 49 (12.73%) Oracle
5 25 (6.49%) Citrix
6 22 (5.71%) JD Edwards
7 18 (4.68%) Cisco
8 15 (3.90%) NetApp
9 13 (3.38%) BMC
10 12 (3.12%) HP
11 11 (2.86%) Avaya
11 11 (2.86%) 3PAR
12 10 (2.60%) Bloomberg
12 10 (2.60%) Veeam
13 8 (2.08%) New Relic
14 7 (1.82%) OpenLink
15 6 (1.56%) Lotus
15 6 (1.56%) Cognos
16 4 (1.04%) JDA
16 4 (1.04%) MAPICS
Cramlington, Northumberland
PNG Recruitment Solutions
Salary: From £40,000 to £45,000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Central London / West End
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: 45 to 100k £
Posted: 2 days ago
Bedford, Bedfordshire
Latcom Ltd
Salary: From £55,000 to £70,000 per annum + Car Allowance + Bonus + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
London
Computer People
Salary: £45000.00 - £55000.00 per annum + + benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Essex
Logic Engagements Ltd
Salary: £45000 - £50000 per annum + bonus, pension etc.
Posted: 3 days ago
Reading
Progressive Recruitment
Salary: £55000 - £65000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Yorkshire
Lloyds Banking Group
Posted: 10 days ago
Halifax, West Yorkshire
Lloyds Banking Group
Posted: 12 days ago
Leeds
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Salary: £28000.00 - £35000.00 per annum + Excellent Benefits & Bonus
Posted: 13 days ago
City of London
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Salary: £50000.00 - £60000.00 per annum + package
Posted: 13 days ago
City of London
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Salary: £50000.00 - £60000.00 per annum
Posted: 16 days ago
London
Deerfoot IT
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum
Posted: 19 days ago
Reading
Nigel Frank International Limited - Newcastle
Salary: £45000 - £65000 per annum
Posted: 23 days ago
Gloucester
The People Network
Salary: Excellent salary and benefits
Posted: 25 days ago