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 31 July 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
31 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
IBM OS/400 (OS400)
Rank 833 905 846
Rank change year-on-year
+72 -59
Permanent jobs citing OS/400 59 24 34
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.054% 0.021% 0.031%
As % of the Operating Systems category 0.20% 0.077% 0.11%
Number of salaries quoted 41 13 20
Average salary £40,000 £39,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+2.56% +4.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £35,200 £35,400
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £48,600 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £39,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+2.56% +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
28810 31338 29723
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 26.31% 26.79% 27.34%
Number of salaries quoted 24177 26170 25172
Average salary £41,500 £40,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+3.75% -
90% offered a salary of more than £24,750 £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
Salary Histogram

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing OS/400 over the 3 months to 31 July 2015 within the UK.

OS/400 Salary Histogram in the UK

OS/400
Top 25 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 31 July 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 +49 54 £40,000 +2.56% 3
East of England +16 25 £40,000 +4.57% 2
Bedfordshire +7 24 £40,000 +4.57% 1
South East +11 13 £45,000 -9.09% 1
Buckinghamshire - 13 £40,000 - 1
Manchester - 12 - -
North West - 12 - -
Bedford - 10 £39,000 -
Milton Keynes - 5 £36,000 -
Newport - 5 £36,000 -
South Wales - 5 £36,000 -
Wales - 5 £36,000 -
High Wycombe - 2 £41,250 - 1
Berkshire - 2 £45,000 -
Middlesex - 2 £45,000 -
London +27 1 £42,500 -
South West -11 1 £40,000 -
West Midlands -11 1 £42,500 +21.42%
Gloucestershire -13 1 £40,000 -
Coventry -14 1 £42,500 +21.42%
Midlands - 1 £40,000 -
Harrow - 1 £42,500 -
Brentwood - 1 £45,000 - 1
Cheltenham - 1 £40,000 -
Essex - 1 £45,000 - 1

OS/400
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 31 July 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 56 (57.14%) Windows
2 51 (52.04%) AS400
3 49 (50.00%) IBM
4 48 (48.98%) Microsoft
5 42 (42.86%) Linux
6 41 (41.84%) SQL Server
6 41 (41.84%) VMware
7 39 (39.80%) iSeries
8 37 (37.76%) AIX
9 33 (33.67%) VMware Infrastructure
9 33 (33.67%) High Availability
10 32 (32.65%) WebSphere
11 30 (30.61%) Cisco
11 30 (30.61%) LPAR
12 27 (27.55%) Mentoring
12 27 (27.55%) Windows Server 2003
13 26 (26.53%) Symantec
13 26 (26.53%) DB2
14 25 (25.51%) Solaris
14 25 (25.51%) zOS
14 25 (25.51%) Middleware
15 24 (24.49%) SUSE
15 24 (24.49%) Business Continuity
15 24 (24.49%) WebSphere Message Broker
15 24 (24.49%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
15 24 (24.49%) Brocade
15 24 (24.49%) CheckPoint
15 24 (24.49%) WebSphere MQ
15 24 (24.49%) Tivoli
15 24 (24.49%) Red Hat

OS/400
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 31 July 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 32 (32.65%) WebSphere
2 24 (24.49%) WebLogic
3 7 (7.14%) IBM HTTP Server
4 3 (3.06%) IBM Notes
5 2 (2.04%) IIS
6 1 (1.02%) Apache
6 1 (1.02%) Tomcat
Applications
1 16 (16.33%) MS Office
2 5 (5.10%) MS Excel
3 3 (3.06%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 1 (1.02%) BPCS
Cloud Services
1 24 (24.49%) IBM PureFlex
2 1 (1.02%) Google Apps
Communications & Networking
1 24 (24.49%) SAN
2 11 (11.22%) TCP/IP
3 10 (10.20%) DNS
3 10 (10.20%) DHCP
4 7 (7.14%) HTTP
5 5 (5.10%) LAN
5 5 (5.10%) WAN
6 4 (4.08%) SNMP
6 4 (4.08%) Intranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 41 (41.84%) SQL Server
2 26 (26.53%) DB2
3 24 (24.49%) RDBMS
3 24 (24.49%) Oracle Exadata
3 24 (24.49%) Oracle Database
3 24 (24.49%) Relational Database
4 1 (1.02%) MySQL
4 1 (1.02%) MongoDB
Development Applications
1 1 (1.02%) JIRA
General
1 21 (21.43%) Finance
2 1 (1.02%) Manufacturing
2 1 (1.02%) Retail
Job Titles
1 24 (24.49%) Architect
1 24 (24.49%) Solutions Architect
1 24 (24.49%) Infrastructure Architect
1 24 (24.49%) Infrastructure Solutions Architect
2 21 (21.43%) AS400 Support
3 19 (19.39%) Technical Support
4 18 (18.37%) Analyst
5 16 (16.33%) 3rd Line Support
6 9 (9.18%) Administrator
6 9 (9.18%) Systems Administrator
7 5 (5.10%) Support Technician
7 5 (5.10%) Support Analyst
8 3 (3.06%) Network Engineer
8 3 (3.06%) Operations Analyst
9 2 (2.04%) IT Support Analyst
9 2 (2.04%) NOC Engineer
9 2 (2.04%) IT Support
9 2 (2.04%) Operations Engineer
9 2 (2.04%) Network Operations Engineer
9 2 (2.04%) Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 25 (25.51%) Middleware
2 24 (24.49%) WebSphere Message Broker
2 24 (24.49%) WebSphere MQ
3 2 (2.04%) .NET
3 2 (2.04%) SOAP
3 2 (2.04%) Web Services
4 1 (1.02%) XML
4 1 (1.02%) ODBC
4 1 (1.02%) EDI
4 1 (1.02%) REST
4 1 (1.02%) Hibernate
4 1 (1.02%) Spring
Miscellaneous
1 51 (52.04%) AS400
2 39 (39.80%) iSeries
3 30 (30.61%) LPAR
4 24 (24.49%) FlexPod
4 24 (24.49%) Data Centre
5 6 (6.12%) Analytical Skills
5 6 (6.12%) Client/Server
6 3 (3.06%) Management Information System
6 3 (3.06%) Computer Science
7 1 (1.02%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 56 (57.14%) Windows
2 42 (42.86%) Linux
3 37 (37.76%) AIX
4 27 (27.55%) Windows Server 2003
5 25 (25.51%) zOS
5 25 (25.51%) Solaris
6 24 (24.49%) HPUX
6 24 (24.49%) SUSE
6 24 (24.49%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 16 (16.33%) Windows Server 2012
8 12 (12.24%) Windows 7
8 12 (12.24%) UNIX
9 11 (11.22%) Windows Server 2008
10 3 (3.06%) i5/OS
Processes & Methodologies
1 33 (33.67%) High Availability
2 27 (27.55%) Mentoring
3 24 (24.49%) Coaching
3 24 (24.49%) Converged Infrastructure
3 24 (24.49%) Infrastructure Management
3 24 (24.49%) Business Continuity
4 10 (10.20%) Network Monitoring
5 9 (9.18%) Performance Analysis
5 9 (9.18%) Migration
6 8 (8.16%) Resource Management
7 7 (7.14%) Capacity Planning
8 5 (5.10%) Performance Monitoring
8 5 (5.10%) Technical Analysis
9 3 (3.06%) ITIL
9 3 (3.06%) Change Management
10 2 (2.04%) Disaster Recovery
10 2 (2.04%) ERP
10 2 (2.04%) Agile Software Development
11 1 (1.02%) Automated Testing
11 1 (1.02%) Software Engineering
Programming Languages
1 12 (12.24%) SQL
2 4 (4.08%) RPG
3 3 (3.06%) Java
4 2 (2.04%) RPG IV
5 1 (1.02%) COBOL
5 1 (1.02%) VBA
5 1 (1.02%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 16 (16.33%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
1 16 (16.33%) VCP5
2 4 (4.08%) Degree
3 2 (2.04%) MCSA
3 2 (2.04%) Microsoft Certification
3 2 (2.04%) IBM Certification
3 2 (2.04%) MOS
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (1.02%) SLA
1 1 (1.02%) QA
System Software
1 33 (33.67%) VMware Infrastructure
2 24 (24.49%) Hyper-V
2 24 (24.49%) KVM
3 12 (12.24%) Active Directory
4 3 (3.06%) XenApp
5 2 (2.04%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 24 (24.49%) Tivoli
2 6 (6.12%) SolarWinds Orion
3 5 (5.10%) Nagios
4 2 (2.04%) Backup Exec
4 2 (2.04%) SCCM
Vendors
1 49 (50.00%) IBM
2 48 (48.98%) Microsoft
3 41 (41.84%) VMware
4 30 (30.61%) Cisco
5 26 (26.53%) Symantec
6 24 (24.49%) Oracle
6 24 (24.49%) Red Hat
6 24 (24.49%) CheckPoint
6 24 (24.49%) Brocade
6 24 (24.49%) HP
6 24 (24.49%) EMC
6 24 (24.49%) Juniper
6 24 (24.49%) BMC
6 24 (24.49%) CA
6 24 (24.49%) NetApp
7 6 (6.12%) SolarWinds
8 5 (5.10%) NetScout
9 3 (3.06%) Lotus
9 3 (3.06%) Citrix
10 1 (1.02%) LANDesk
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