The first table below looks at the demand 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 24 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Operating Systems category.

Location
3 months to
24 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
IBM OS/400 (OS400)
Rank 890 833 889
Rank change year-on-year
-57 +56
Permanent jobs citing OS/400 25 36 15
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.021% 0.033% 0.013%
As % of the Operating Systems category 0.079% 0.12% 0.046%
Number of salaries quoted 14 21 9
Average salary £38,250 £37,500 £55,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+2.00% -31.81%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £36,000 £19,000
10% offered a salary of more than £48,150 £40,000 £70,500
UK excluding London average salary £38,250 £37,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+2.00% -6.25%
Operating Systems Category
UK
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Operating Systems category
31457 29771 32333
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 26.73% 27.34% 27.42%
Number of salaries quoted 26318 25227 27708
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £25,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £62,500 £62,500
UK excluding London average salary £36,500 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
-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 24 July 2014 within the UK.

OS/400 Salary Histogram in the UK

OS/400
Top 13 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 24 July 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 -36 25 £38,250 +2.00%
Bedfordshire -4 14 £38,250 +2.00%
East of England -6 14 £38,250 +2.00%
South East -29 4 £47,250 +29.45%
London -30 4 - -
Kent - 4 £47,250 -
Luton - 3 £39,000 -
Coventry - 2 £35,000 -
Sittingbourne - 2 £47,250 -
West Midlands - 2 £35,000 -
Gloucestershire -3 1 - -
South West -25 1 - -
Rochester - 1 £50,000 -

OS/400
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 24 July 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 19 (55.88%) iSeries
2 17 (50.00%) IBM
3 13 (38.24%) AS400
4 12 (35.29%) Linux
5 11 (32.35%) Windows
5 11 (32.35%) WebSphere
6 10 (29.41%) Microsoft
6 10 (29.41%) Cisco
6 10 (29.41%) Solaris
6 10 (29.41%) Red Hat
7 9 (26.47%) HP
7 9 (26.47%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 8 (23.53%) Migration
8 8 (23.53%) SQL Server
8 8 (23.53%) ITIL
8 8 (23.53%) SQL
9 7 (20.59%) Oracle
9 7 (20.59%) WebLogic
9 7 (20.59%) DB2
9 7 (20.59%) AIX
9 7 (20.59%) HPUX
9 7 (20.59%) EMC
9 7 (20.59%) RDBMS
9 7 (20.59%) Middleware
9 7 (20.59%) Symantec
9 7 (20.59%) Juniper
9 7 (20.59%) SAN
9 7 (20.59%) BMC
9 7 (20.59%) CA
9 7 (20.59%) NetApp

OS/400
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 24 July 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 11 (32.35%) WebSphere
2 7 (20.59%) WebLogic
3 3 (8.82%) Apache
4 2 (5.88%) Exchange Server 2007
4 2 (5.88%) MS Exchange
5 1 (2.94%) WebSphere Application Server
Applications
1 2 (5.88%) MS Excel
1 2 (5.88%) MS Office
Communications & Networking
1 7 (20.59%) SAN
2 6 (17.65%) TCP/IP
3 3 (8.82%) LAN
3 3 (8.82%) WAN
3 3 (8.82%) DHCP
3 3 (8.82%) HTTP
3 3 (8.82%) DNS
3 3 (8.82%) Firewall
4 1 (2.94%) LDAP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (23.53%) SQL Server
2 7 (20.59%) DB2
2 7 (20.59%) RDBMS
2 7 (20.59%) Oracle Exadata
2 7 (20.59%) Oracle Database
2 7 (20.59%) Relational Database
3 4 (11.76%) MySQL
4 3 (8.82%) Ingres
5 1 (2.94%) SQL Server 2008
5 1 (2.94%) Pentaho
5 1 (2.94%) Big Data
Development Applications
1 3 (8.82%) WebLOAD
General
1 1 (2.94%) Marketing
1 1 (2.94%) Back Office
1 1 (2.94%) Finance
1 1 (2.94%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 7 (20.59%) Architect
1 7 (20.59%) Solutions Architect
1 7 (20.59%) Technical Support
1 7 (20.59%) AS400 Support
2 5 (14.71%) Analyst
3 3 (8.82%) Infrastructure Support Specialist
3 3 (8.82%) 3rd Line Support
3 3 (8.82%) Team Leader
3 3 (8.82%) Infrastructure Specialist
3 3 (8.82%) Support Team Leader
3 3 (8.82%) Support Specialist
3 3 (8.82%) Senior Technician
4 2 (5.88%) Support Analyst
4 2 (5.88%) Infrastructure Architect
4 2 (5.88%) Infrastructure Analyst
4 2 (5.88%) Infrastructure Solutions Architect
4 2 (5.88%) 3rd Line Support Analyst
5 1 (2.94%) Business Analyst
5 1 (2.94%) Principal Architect
5 1 (2.94%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (20.59%) Middleware
1 7 (20.59%) WebSphere MQ
2 1 (2.94%) XML
2 1 (2.94%) XSLT
2 1 (2.94%) HTML
2 1 (2.94%) .NET
2 1 (2.94%) EDI
2 1 (2.94%) EDIFACT
Miscellaneous
1 19 (55.88%) iSeries
2 13 (38.24%) AS400
3 7 (20.59%) FlexPod
4 5 (14.71%) Replication
4 5 (14.71%) LPAR
5 2 (5.88%) Data Protection Act
6 1 (2.94%) Mainframe
6 1 (2.94%) Equities
6 1 (2.94%) Derivative
6 1 (2.94%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 12 (35.29%) Linux
2 11 (32.35%) Windows
3 10 (29.41%) Solaris
4 9 (26.47%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 7 (20.59%) AIX
5 7 (20.59%) HPUX
5 7 (20.59%) zOS
5 7 (20.59%) SUSE
6 3 (8.82%) CentOS
7 2 (5.88%) i5/OS
7 2 (5.88%) Windows Server 2008
7 2 (5.88%) VMS
7 2 (5.88%) OpenVMS
7 2 (5.88%) UNIX
8 1 (2.94%) OS/390
8 1 (2.94%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (23.53%) Migration
1 8 (23.53%) ITIL
2 7 (20.59%) Business Continuity
2 7 (20.59%) High Availability
2 7 (20.59%) Infrastructure Management
3 6 (17.65%) Disaster Recovery
4 5 (14.71%) Capacity Planning
4 5 (14.71%) Performance Analysis
5 4 (11.76%) Resource Management
5 4 (11.76%) Business Intelligence
5 4 (11.76%) ERP
6 3 (8.82%) Information Security
6 3 (8.82%) Incident Management
7 2 (5.88%) Root Cause Analysis
7 2 (5.88%) Network Monitoring
7 2 (5.88%) Time Management
7 2 (5.88%) Data Protection
7 2 (5.88%) Configuration Management
7 2 (5.88%) Project Management
8 1 (2.94%) Software Engineering
Programming Languages
1 8 (23.53%) SQL
2 3 (8.82%) Perl
2 3 (8.82%) Java
2 3 (8.82%) Ruby
3 2 (5.88%) Python
4 1 (2.94%) PHP
4 1 (2.94%) RPG
4 1 (2.94%) JavaScript
4 1 (2.94%) C
4 1 (2.94%) VB
4 1 (2.94%) ActionScript
4 1 (2.94%) ActionScript 2.0
4 1 (2.94%) Bash Shell
4 1 (2.94%) RPG IV
Qualifications
1 1 (2.94%) MCSE
1 1 (2.94%) CISSP
1 1 (2.94%) Microsoft Certification
1 1 (2.94%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (8.82%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 7 (20.59%) Hyper-V
1 7 (20.59%) VMware Infrastructure
1 7 (20.59%) KVM
2 3 (8.82%) Active Directory
3 1 (2.94%) NDS
Systems Management
1 7 (20.59%) Tivoli
2 3 (8.82%) Puppet
3 2 (5.88%) Nagios
Vendors
1 17 (50.00%) IBM
2 10 (29.41%) Microsoft
2 10 (29.41%) Cisco
2 10 (29.41%) Red Hat
3 9 (26.47%) HP
4 7 (20.59%) Oracle
4 7 (20.59%) EMC
4 7 (20.59%) Symantec
4 7 (20.59%) Juniper
4 7 (20.59%) BMC
4 7 (20.59%) CA
4 7 (20.59%) NetApp
4 7 (20.59%) CheckPoint
4 7 (20.59%) VMware
4 7 (20.59%) Brocade
5 3 (8.82%) JBoss
5 3 (8.82%) Riverbed
6 2 (5.88%) Intel
7 1 (2.94%) SAP
7 1 (2.94%) Cognos