The table below looks at the statistics for OS/400 skills in IT jobs advertised across the UK. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited OS/400 over the 3 months to 29 April 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
29 Apr 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
IBM OS/400 (OS400)
Rank 924 940 985
Rank change year-on-year
+16 +45
Permanent jobs citing OS/400 32 39 9
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.031% 0.035% 0.008%
As % of the Operating Systems category 0.12% 0.13% 0.028%
Number of salaries quoted 31 25 3
Average salary £43,000 £40,000 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+7.50% -11.11%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £33,700 £41,000
10% offered a salary of more than £69,000 £42,500 £47,000
UK excluding London average salary £43,000 £40,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year
+7.50% -11.11%

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Operating Systems category in permanent jobs advertised across the UK.

Operating Systems Category
UK
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Operating Systems category
26794 29772 31796
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 25.93% 26.81% 26.59%
Number of salaries quoted 22669 24914 26556
Average salary £40,000 £40,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-1.23% +1.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,500 £24,500 £24,500
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £62,500 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £37,500 £36,500
% change year-on-year
- +2.73%

OS/400
Jobs Demand Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing OS/400 within the UK as a proportion of the total demand within the Operating Systems category.

OS/400 Jobs Demand Trend in the UK

OS/400
Salary Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing OS/400 within the UK.

OS/400 Salary Trend in the UK

OS/400
Salary Histogram

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing OS/400 over the 3 months to 29 April 2016 within the UK.

OS/400 Salary Histogram in the UK

OS/400
Top 18 Job Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing OS/400 within the UK over the 3 months to 29 April 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
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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 +4 25 £43,000 +7.50% 2
Somerset - 10 £42,500 -
South West - 10 £42,500 -
Bath - 8 £42,500 -
East of England +8 7 £43,000 +7.50% 1
Bedfordshire -6 7 £43,000 +7.50% 1
Midlands - 4 £52,000 -
Scotland -3 3 £71,500 -
Glasgow - 3 £71,500 -
London - 2 £32,500 -
Taunton - 2 £30,000 -
South East +30 1 £45,000 +12.50%
Buckinghamshire +18 1 £45,000 +12.50%
Newcastle upon Tyne - 1 £19,000 -
Tyne and Wear - 1 £19,000 -
Bedford - 1 £40,000 - 1
Milton Keynes - 1 £45,000 -
North East - 1 £19,000 -

OS/400
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 29 April 2016, IT jobs within the UK citing OS/400 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 OS/400.

1 56 (68.29%) RPG
2 55 (67.07%) AS400
3 49 (59.76%) SQL
4 47 (57.32%) iSeries
5 35 (42.68%) IBM
6 34 (41.46%) WebSphere
7 33 (40.24%) Performance Analysis
8 29 (35.37%) MQSeries
9 22 (26.83%) High Availability
10 19 (23.17%) ITIL
11 15 (18.29%) Manufacturing
12 11 (13.41%) HTML
13 10 (12.20%) Flash
13 10 (12.20%) RPG/400
14 9 (10.98%) SLA
15 8 (9.76%) SQL Server
15 8 (9.76%) XML
15 8 (9.76%) MS Office
15 8 (9.76%) Disaster Recovery
16 7 (8.54%) Line Management
16 7 (8.54%) Business Analysis
16 7 (8.54%) Microsoft
16 7 (8.54%) Intel
17 6 (7.32%) ITIL Certification
17 6 (7.32%) Windows
17 6 (7.32%) MS Visio
17 6 (7.32%) Finance
17 6 (7.32%) SDLC
18 5 (6.10%) Digital Media
18 5 (6.10%) Replication

OS/400
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 29 April 2016, IT jobs within the UK citing OS/400 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 OS/400. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 34 (41.46%) WebSphere
2 29 (35.37%) MQSeries
3 5 (6.10%) SharePoint
4 3 (3.66%) Exchange Server 2010
4 3 (3.66%) IBM Notes
4 3 (3.66%) MS Exchange
4 3 (3.66%) SharePoint 2010
4 3 (3.66%) Skype for Business
5 2 (2.44%) IBM Domino
Applications
1 8 (9.76%) MS Office
2 6 (7.32%) MS Visio
3 5 (6.10%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 4 (4.88%) DHCP
1 4 (4.88%) DNS
2 3 (3.66%) TCP/IP
3 2 (2.44%) FTP
3 2 (2.44%) NAS
3 2 (2.44%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (9.76%) SQL Server
2 3 (3.66%) DB2
3 2 (2.44%) SQL Server 2005
3 2 (2.44%) SQL Server 2008
3 2 (2.44%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 2 (2.44%) Eclipse
1 2 (2.44%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 15 (18.29%) Manufacturing
2 6 (7.32%) Finance
3 5 (6.10%) Telecoms
4 4 (4.88%) Automotive
5 3 (3.66%) Retail
6 2 (2.44%) Banking
7 1 (1.22%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 29 (35.37%) Consultant
2 13 (15.85%) 3rd Line Support
3 11 (13.41%) Development Manager
3 11 (13.41%) Support Technician
4 9 (10.98%) Analyst
5 8 (9.76%) 2nd/3rd Line Support
5 8 (9.76%) 2nd/3rd Line Support Technician
5 8 (9.76%) 3rd Line Support Technician
5 8 (9.76%) Developer
6 7 (8.54%) AS400 Support
6 7 (8.54%) IT Development Manager
6 7 (8.54%) IT Manager
6 7 (8.54%) Service Desk Team Leader
6 7 (8.54%) Team Leader
7 6 (7.32%) Analyst Programmer
7 6 (7.32%) Programmer
7 6 (7.32%) Technical Consultant
8 4 (4.88%) AS400 Developer
9 3 (3.66%) RPG Analyst Programmer
9 3 (3.66%) RPG Programmer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 11 (13.41%) HTML
2 10 (12.20%) Flash
3 8 (9.76%) XML
4 5 (6.10%) CSS
5 3 (3.66%) Ext JS
5 3 (3.66%) Web Services
5 3 (3.66%) WSH
6 2 (2.44%) .NET
6 2 (2.44%) ASP.NET
6 2 (2.44%) ASP.NET MVC
6 2 (2.44%) EDI
6 2 (2.44%) jQuery
6 2 (2.44%) WCF
Miscellaneous
1 55 (67.07%) AS400
2 47 (57.32%) iSeries
3 5 (6.10%) Digital Media
3 5 (6.10%) Replication
4 4 (4.88%) LPAR
5 2 (2.44%) Life Science
6 1 (1.22%) Analytical Skills
6 1 (1.22%) Computer Science
6 1 (1.22%) Management Information System
6 1 (1.22%) PMI
Operating Systems
1 6 (7.32%) Windows
2 4 (4.88%) Linux
2 4 (4.88%) Windows Server
2 4 (4.88%) Windows Server 2008
3 3 (3.66%) Windows Server 2003
4 2 (2.44%) AIX
4 2 (2.44%) Unix
5 1 (1.22%) Windows 7
5 1 (1.22%) Windows 8
5 1 (1.22%) Windows Server 2012
5 1 (1.22%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 33 (40.24%) Performance Analysis
2 22 (26.83%) High Availability
3 19 (23.17%) ITIL
4 8 (9.76%) Disaster Recovery
5 7 (8.54%) Business Analysis
5 7 (8.54%) Line Management
6 6 (7.32%) SDLC
7 4 (4.88%) PRINCE2
7 4 (4.88%) Project Management
7 4 (4.88%) User Acceptance Testing
8 3 (3.66%) Agile Software Development
8 3 (3.66%) Test Scripting
8 3 (3.66%) Waterfall
9 2 (2.44%) Continuous Improvement
9 2 (2.44%) Front End Development
9 2 (2.44%) MVC
9 2 (2.44%) Performance Management
9 2 (2.44%) Software Engineering
9 2 (2.44%) System Integration Testing
9 2 (2.44%) System Testing
Programming Languages
1 56 (68.29%) RPG
2 49 (59.76%) SQL
3 10 (12.20%) RPG/400
4 5 (6.10%) JavaScript
5 3 (3.66%) PowerShell
5 3 (3.66%) Python
5 3 (3.66%) Shell Script
6 2 (2.44%) C#
6 2 (2.44%) RPG IV
6 2 (2.44%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 6 (7.32%) ITIL Certification
2 3 (3.66%) Microsoft Certification
2 3 (3.66%) VCP5
2 3 (3.66%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
3 2 (2.44%) PRINCE2 Certification
4 1 (1.22%) Degree
4 1 (1.22%) PMI Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 9 (10.98%) SLA
2 4 (4.88%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 5 (6.10%) Active Directory
2 3 (3.66%) DFS Replication
3 2 (2.44%) Firmware
Vendors
1 35 (42.68%) IBM
2 7 (8.54%) Intel
2 7 (8.54%) Microsoft
3 4 (4.88%) SAP
3 4 (4.88%) VMware
4 3 (3.66%) Lotus
4 3 (3.66%) Splunk
5 2 (2.44%) NetApp
6 1 (1.22%) Infor
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