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 3 June 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
3 Jun 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
IBM OS/400 (OS400)
Rank 855 908 865
Rank change year-on-year
+53 -43
Permanent jobs citing OS/400 31 17 29
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.029% 0.014% 0.027%
As % of the Operating Systems category 0.11% 0.053% 0.098%
Number of salaries quoted 20 9 18
Average salary £36,000 £39,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-7.69% -2.50%
UK excluding London average salary £36,000 £39,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
-7.69% +4.00%

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
28714 31826 29519
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 26.64% 26.66% 27.20%
Number of salaries quoted 24016 26781 24974
Average salary £41,500 £40,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+3.75% -
90% offered a salary of more than £24,500 £25,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £62,500 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £36,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+2.73% -2.66%

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
Top 19 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 3 June 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
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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 +45 19 £40,000 +2.56% 3
South Wales - 12 £36,000 -
Wales - 12 £36,000 -
Manchester +17 11 - -
North West +15 11 - -
Newport - 9 £36,000 -
South East +22 4 £40,000 -17.52% 1
Buckinghamshire - 3 £40,000 - 1
Cardiff - 3 £36,000 -
Bedfordshire +16 2 £38,000 -2.56% 2
East of England +5 2 £38,000 -2.56% 2
High Wycombe - 2 £40,000 -
London +42 1 £42,500 -
Harrow - 1 £42,500 -
Slough - 1 £45,000 -
Milton Keynes - 1 £37,500 - 1
Berkshire - 1 £45,000 -
Midlands - 1 £40,000 -
Bedford - 1 £36,000 - 1

OS/400
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 3 June 2015, 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 62 (76.54%) Windows
2 61 (75.31%) IBM
3 56 (69.14%) Microsoft
4 53 (65.43%) VMware
5 52 (64.20%) Linux
5 52 (64.20%) SQL Server
6 47 (58.02%) WebSphere
7 46 (56.79%) AS400
8 35 (43.21%) VMware Infrastructure
9 31 (38.27%) AIX
9 31 (38.27%) Windows Server 2003
10 30 (37.04%) Cisco
10 30 (37.04%) Finance
11 28 (34.57%) Symantec
12 27 (33.33%) Solaris
12 27 (33.33%) zOS
12 27 (33.33%) DB2
12 27 (33.33%) Mentoring
12 27 (33.33%) Data Centre
13 26 (32.10%) Converged Infrastructure
13 26 (32.10%) Coaching
13 26 (32.10%) Relational Database
13 26 (32.10%) KVM
13 26 (32.10%) Infrastructure Management
13 26 (32.10%) Oracle Database
13 26 (32.10%) FlexPod
13 26 (32.10%) WebLogic
13 26 (32.10%) Oracle
13 26 (32.10%) HPUX
13 26 (32.10%) RDBMS

OS/400
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 3 June 2015, 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 47 (58.02%) WebSphere
2 26 (32.10%) WebLogic
3 20 (24.69%) IBM HTTP Server
4 2 (2.47%) IIS
5 1 (1.23%) Apache
5 1 (1.23%) Tomcat
Applications
1 7 (8.64%) MS Office
2 3 (3.70%) MS Excel
3 1 (1.23%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 1 (1.23%) BPCS
Cloud Services
1 1 (1.23%) Google Apps
Communications & Networking
1 26 (32.10%) SAN
2 20 (24.69%) HTTP
3 2 (2.47%) Intranet
3 2 (2.47%) SNMP
3 2 (2.47%) TCP/IP
3 2 (2.47%) DNS
3 2 (2.47%) LAN
3 2 (2.47%) WAN
3 2 (2.47%) DHCP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 52 (64.20%) SQL Server
2 27 (33.33%) DB2
3 26 (32.10%) Relational Database
3 26 (32.10%) Oracle Database
3 26 (32.10%) RDBMS
3 26 (32.10%) Oracle Exadata
4 1 (1.23%) MongoDB
4 1 (1.23%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 1 (1.23%) JIRA
General
1 30 (37.04%) Finance
2 1 (1.23%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 26 (32.10%) Architect
1 26 (32.10%) Solutions Architect
1 26 (32.10%) 3rd Line Support
1 26 (32.10%) Infrastructure Architect
1 26 (32.10%) Infrastructure Solutions Architect
2 15 (18.52%) Technical Support
3 13 (16.05%) AS400 Support
4 11 (13.58%) Administrator
5 9 (11.11%) Systems Administrator
6 7 (8.64%) Analyst
7 3 (3.70%) Support Analyst
8 2 (2.47%) Support Specialist
8 2 (2.47%) IT Support Analyst
8 2 (2.47%) WebSphere Specialist
8 2 (2.47%) IT Support
9 1 (1.23%) Network Operations Analyst
9 1 (1.23%) Technical Administrator
9 1 (1.23%) Senior Analyst Programmer
9 1 (1.23%) WebSphere Administrator
9 1 (1.23%) Senior Programmer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 26 (32.10%) WebSphere MQ
1 26 (32.10%) Middleware
1 26 (32.10%) WebSphere Message Broker
2 2 (2.47%) SOAP
2 2 (2.47%) Web Services
2 2 (2.47%) .NET
3 1 (1.23%) REST
3 1 (1.23%) Spring
3 1 (1.23%) Hibernate
3 1 (1.23%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 46 (56.79%) AS400
2 27 (33.33%) Data Centre
3 26 (32.10%) FlexPod
4 21 (25.93%) iSeries
5 17 (20.99%) LPAR
6 3 (3.70%) Management Information System
6 3 (3.70%) Client/Server
7 2 (2.47%) Computer Science
7 2 (2.47%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 62 (76.54%) Windows
2 52 (64.20%) Linux
3 31 (38.27%) AIX
3 31 (38.27%) Windows Server 2003
4 27 (33.33%) Solaris
4 27 (33.33%) zOS
5 26 (32.10%) HPUX
5 26 (32.10%) SUSE
5 26 (32.10%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 25 (30.86%) Windows Server 2012
7 6 (7.41%) Windows Server 2008
8 5 (6.17%) Windows 7
9 4 (4.94%) UNIX
10 2 (2.47%) i5/OS
Processes & Methodologies
1 27 (33.33%) Mentoring
2 26 (32.10%) Converged Infrastructure
2 26 (32.10%) Coaching
2 26 (32.10%) Infrastructure Management
2 26 (32.10%) Business Continuity
3 17 (20.99%) High Availability
4 4 (4.94%) Resource Management
4 4 (4.94%) Performance Analysis
5 3 (3.70%) Performance Monitoring
5 3 (3.70%) Capacity Planning
6 2 (2.47%) ITIL
6 2 (2.47%) Migration
6 2 (2.47%) Disaster Recovery
6 2 (2.47%) Network Monitoring
6 2 (2.47%) Technical Analysis
7 1 (1.23%) Analytics
7 1 (1.23%) Continuous Integration
7 1 (1.23%) Web Development
7 1 (1.23%) Continuous Improvement
7 1 (1.23%) OWASP
Programming Languages
1 5 (6.17%) SQL
2 2 (2.47%) RPG
3 1 (1.23%) RPG IV
3 1 (1.23%) COBOL
3 1 (1.23%) Java
3 1 (1.23%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 25 (30.86%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
1 25 (30.86%) VCP5
2 3 (3.70%) Degree
3 2 (2.47%) Microsoft Certification
3 2 (2.47%) IBM Certification
3 2 (2.47%) MCSA
3 2 (2.47%) MOS
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (1.23%) QA
1 1 (1.23%) SLA
System Software
1 35 (43.21%) VMware Infrastructure
2 26 (32.10%) KVM
2 26 (32.10%) Hyper-V
3 12 (14.81%) Active Directory
4 3 (3.70%) XenApp
5 2 (2.47%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 26 (32.10%) Tivoli
2 2 (2.47%) SolarWinds Orion
2 2 (2.47%) Backup Exec
2 2 (2.47%) SCCM
3 1 (1.23%) Nagios
Vendors
1 61 (75.31%) IBM
2 56 (69.14%) Microsoft
3 53 (65.43%) VMware
4 30 (37.04%) Cisco
5 28 (34.57%) Symantec
6 26 (32.10%) Oracle
6 26 (32.10%) CheckPoint
6 26 (32.10%) Juniper
6 26 (32.10%) BMC
6 26 (32.10%) CA
6 26 (32.10%) NetApp
6 26 (32.10%) Red Hat
6 26 (32.10%) HP
6 26 (32.10%) EMC
6 26 (32.10%) Brocade
7 3 (3.70%) Citrix
8 2 (2.47%) SolarWinds
9 1 (1.23%) Infor
9 1 (1.23%) NetScout
9 1 (1.23%) Google
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