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 19 December 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
19 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
IBM OS/400 (OS400)
Rank 869 868 869
Rank change year-on-year
-1 +1
Permanent jobs citing OS/400 28 22 16
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.025% 0.020% 0.014%
As % of the Operating Systems category 0.091% 0.073% 0.049%
Number of salaries quoted 9 19 9
Average salary £42,500 £32,500 £33,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+30.76% -1.51%
UK excluding London average salary £40,250 £32,000 £33,000
% change year-on-year
+25.78% -3.03%

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
30780 29937 32355
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 27.48% 27.34% 28.02%
Number of salaries quoted 25745 24877 27944
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
90% offered a salary of more than £24,000 £25,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £60,000 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £37,500 £37,500

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 19 December 2014 within the UK.

OS/400 Salary Histogram in the UK

OS/400
Top 11 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 19 December 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
(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 -1 20 £39,250 +22.65% 1
North West - 11 - - 1
Manchester - 11 - -
London +22 8 £48,500 -19.16%
Cardiff - 8 £42,500 - 1
South Wales - 8 £42,500 - 2
Wales - 8 £42,500 - 2
City of London +29 1 £48,500 +7.77%
East of England - 1 £30,000 -
Watford - 1 £30,000 -
Hertfordshire - 1 £30,000 -

OS/400
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 19 December 2014, 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 39 (84.78%) IBM
2 36 (78.26%) Windows
3 35 (76.09%) WebSphere
4 33 (71.74%) Microsoft
5 32 (69.57%) VMware
5 32 (69.57%) Linux
6 31 (67.39%) SQL Server
7 28 (60.87%) zOS
7 28 (60.87%) AIX
7 28 (60.87%) Solaris
8 27 (58.70%) WebSphere MQ
8 27 (58.70%) Middleware
8 27 (58.70%) HPUX
8 27 (58.70%) SUSE
8 27 (58.70%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 27 (58.70%) Infrastructure Management
8 27 (58.70%) Mentoring
8 27 (58.70%) Coaching
8 27 (58.70%) DB2
8 27 (58.70%) RDBMS
8 27 (58.70%) Oracle Exadata
8 27 (58.70%) Oracle Database
8 27 (58.70%) Relational Database
8 27 (58.70%) Business Continuity
8 27 (58.70%) Brocade
8 27 (58.70%) Oracle
8 27 (58.70%) Cisco
8 27 (58.70%) HP
8 27 (58.70%) EMC
8 27 (58.70%) Juniper

OS/400
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 19 December 2014, 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 35 (76.09%) WebSphere
2 27 (58.70%) WebLogic
3 8 (17.39%) IBM HTTP Server
4 1 (2.17%) WebSphere Application Server
4 1 (2.17%) IIS
Applications
1 2 (4.35%) MS Office
2 1 (2.17%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 1 (2.17%) Google Apps
Communications & Networking
1 27 (58.70%) SAN
2 8 (17.39%) HTTP
3 1 (2.17%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 31 (67.39%) SQL Server
2 27 (58.70%) DB2
2 27 (58.70%) RDBMS
2 27 (58.70%) Oracle Exadata
2 27 (58.70%) Oracle Database
2 27 (58.70%) Relational Database
3 1 (2.17%) MySQL
3 1 (2.17%) MongoDB
General
1 6 (13.04%) Finance
2 3 (6.52%) Retail
3 2 (4.35%) Banking
4 1 (2.17%) Retail Banking
Job Titles
1 27 (58.70%) Solutions Architect
1 27 (58.70%) Architect
2 26 (56.52%) Infrastructure Architect
2 26 (56.52%) Infrastructure Solutions Architect
3 5 (10.87%) 3rd Line Support
3 5 (10.87%) Technical Support
4 4 (8.70%) AS400 Support
5 2 (4.35%) Senior Technician
5 2 (4.35%) Support Specialist
5 2 (4.35%) WebSphere Specialist
6 1 (2.17%) Software Developer
6 1 (2.17%) IT Administrator
6 1 (2.17%) Technical Consultant
6 1 (2.17%) Administrator
6 1 (2.17%) Java Developer
6 1 (2.17%) WebSphere Administrator
6 1 (2.17%) Developer
6 1 (2.17%) Consultant
6 1 (2.17%) Systems Support
6 1 (2.17%) Support Technician
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 27 (58.70%) WebSphere MQ
1 27 (58.70%) Middleware
2 1 (2.17%) Hibernate
2 1 (2.17%) Spring
2 1 (2.17%) .NET
2 1 (2.17%) COM
2 1 (2.17%) SOAP
2 1 (2.17%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 27 (58.70%) FlexPod
2 13 (28.26%) AS400
3 12 (26.09%) iSeries
4 2 (4.35%) LPAR
5 1 (2.17%) Mathematics
Operating Systems
1 36 (78.26%) Windows
2 32 (69.57%) Linux
3 28 (60.87%) zOS
3 28 (60.87%) AIX
3 28 (60.87%) Solaris
4 27 (58.70%) HPUX
4 27 (58.70%) SUSE
4 27 (58.70%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 7 (15.22%) Windows Server 2003
6 4 (8.70%) Windows Server 2012
7 3 (6.52%) Windows Server 2008
8 1 (2.17%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 27 (58.70%) Business Continuity
1 27 (58.70%) Infrastructure Management
1 27 (58.70%) Mentoring
1 27 (58.70%) Coaching
2 4 (8.70%) Capacity Planning
3 3 (6.52%) High Availability
3 3 (6.52%) Performance Analysis
4 2 (4.35%) Resource Management
4 2 (4.35%) Disaster Recovery
4 2 (4.35%) Migration
5 1 (2.17%) Scrum
5 1 (2.17%) MVC
5 1 (2.17%) Agile Software Development
5 1 (2.17%) Automated Testing
5 1 (2.17%) Software Engineering
5 1 (2.17%) Continuous Integration
5 1 (2.17%) OWASP
5 1 (2.17%) Analytics
5 1 (2.17%) Service Delivery
Programming Languages
1 3 (6.52%) SQL
2 1 (2.17%) C
2 1 (2.17%) Java
2 1 (2.17%) RPG
Qualifications
1 4 (8.70%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
1 4 (8.70%) VCP5
2 1 (2.17%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (2.17%) QA
System Software
1 27 (58.70%) VMware Infrastructure
1 27 (58.70%) Hyper-V
1 27 (58.70%) KVM
Systems Management
1 27 (58.70%) Tivoli
Vendors
1 39 (84.78%) IBM
2 33 (71.74%) Microsoft
3 32 (69.57%) VMware
4 27 (58.70%) Oracle
4 27 (58.70%) Cisco
4 27 (58.70%) Brocade
4 27 (58.70%) HP
4 27 (58.70%) EMC
4 27 (58.70%) Juniper
4 27 (58.70%) BMC
4 27 (58.70%) CA
4 27 (58.70%) NetApp
4 27 (58.70%) Red Hat
4 27 (58.70%) CheckPoint
4 27 (58.70%) Symantec
5 1 (2.17%) Google
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