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 22 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
22 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
IBM OS/400 (OS400)
Rank 881 842 888
Rank change year-on-year
-39 +46
Permanent jobs citing OS/400 23 29 13
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.020% 0.027% 0.011%
As % of the Operating Systems category 0.073% 0.098% 0.040%
Number of salaries quoted 10 18 10
Average salary £38,250 £37,500 £22,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+2.00% +66.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,900 £31,750 £19,000
10% offered a salary of more than £40,050 £50,000 £70,250
UK excluding London average salary £38,250 £37,500 £19,000
% change year-on-year
+2.00% +97.36%

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
31343 29579 32646
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 26.76% 27.21% 27.86%
Number of salaries quoted 25998 25172 27933
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 £25,000 £25,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £62,500 £62,500
UK excluding London average salary £37,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
-1.33% -

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 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 22 August 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 -19 23 £38,250 -1.29% 1
East of England +8 13 £38,250 +2.00%
Bedfordshire -2 13 £38,250 +2.00%
London 0 6 - -
Luton - 3 £39,000 -
Manchester - 2 - -
North West - 2 - - 1
South East -23 1 £45,000 +25.00%
West Midlands - 1 £35,000 -
Kent - 1 £45,000 -
City of London - 1 - -
Sittingbourne - 1 £45,000 -
Coventry - 1 £35,000 -

OS/400
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 22 August 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 (54.29%) IBM
1 19 (54.29%) iSeries
2 16 (45.71%) Linux
3 15 (42.86%) Solaris
3 15 (42.86%) WebSphere
4 14 (40.00%) Windows
4 14 (40.00%) Red Hat
4 14 (40.00%) Cisco
5 13 (37.14%) AS400
5 13 (37.14%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 12 (34.29%) zOS
6 12 (34.29%) Microsoft
6 12 (34.29%) AIX
7 11 (31.43%) HPUX
7 11 (31.43%) Oracle
7 11 (31.43%) SQL Server
7 11 (31.43%) DB2
7 11 (31.43%) WebLogic
7 11 (31.43%) HP
7 11 (31.43%) EMC
7 11 (31.43%) Juniper
7 11 (31.43%) SAN
7 11 (31.43%) BMC
7 11 (31.43%) CA
7 11 (31.43%) NetApp
7 11 (31.43%) CheckPoint
7 11 (31.43%) WebSphere MQ
7 11 (31.43%) Tivoli
7 11 (31.43%) Middleware
7 11 (31.43%) Symantec

OS/400
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 22 August 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 15 (42.86%) WebSphere
2 11 (31.43%) WebLogic
3 3 (8.57%) Apache
4 1 (2.86%) IIS
4 1 (2.86%) WebSphere Application Server
Applications
1 1 (2.86%) MS Office
1 1 (2.86%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 11 (31.43%) SAN
2 6 (17.14%) TCP/IP
3 3 (8.57%) Firewall
3 3 (8.57%) LAN
3 3 (8.57%) WAN
3 3 (8.57%) DHCP
3 3 (8.57%) HTTP
3 3 (8.57%) DNS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 11 (31.43%) SQL Server
1 11 (31.43%) DB2
1 11 (31.43%) RDBMS
1 11 (31.43%) Oracle Exadata
1 11 (31.43%) Oracle Database
1 11 (31.43%) Relational Database
2 5 (14.29%) MySQL
3 3 (8.57%) Ingres
4 1 (2.86%) Pentaho
4 1 (2.86%) MongoDB
Development Applications
1 3 (8.57%) WebLOAD
General
1 1 (2.86%) Marketing
1 1 (2.86%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 11 (31.43%) Architect
1 11 (31.43%) Solutions Architect
2 7 (20.00%) AS400 Support
2 7 (20.00%) Technical Support
3 6 (17.14%) Infrastructure Solutions Architect
3 6 (17.14%) Infrastructure Architect
4 3 (8.57%) Team Leader
4 3 (8.57%) Infrastructure Specialist
4 3 (8.57%) Support Team Leader
4 3 (8.57%) Infrastructure Support Specialist
4 3 (8.57%) Senior Technician
4 3 (8.57%) Support Specialist
4 3 (8.57%) 3rd Line Support
4 3 (8.57%) Analyst
5 2 (5.71%) Support Analyst
5 2 (5.71%) 3rd Line Support Analyst
6 1 (2.86%) Principal Architect
6 1 (2.86%) Java Software Developer
6 1 (2.86%) Systems Manager
6 1 (2.86%) Principal Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 11 (31.43%) WebSphere MQ
1 11 (31.43%) Middleware
2 1 (2.86%) Spring
2 1 (2.86%) Hibernate
2 1 (2.86%) .NET
2 1 (2.86%) SOAP
2 1 (2.86%) Web Services
2 1 (2.86%) EDI
2 1 (2.86%) EDIFACT
Miscellaneous
1 19 (54.29%) iSeries
2 13 (37.14%) AS400
3 11 (31.43%) FlexPod
4 5 (14.29%) Replication
4 5 (14.29%) LPAR
Operating Systems
1 16 (45.71%) Linux
2 15 (42.86%) Solaris
3 14 (40.00%) Windows
4 13 (37.14%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 12 (34.29%) zOS
5 12 (34.29%) AIX
6 11 (31.43%) HPUX
6 11 (31.43%) SUSE
7 3 (8.57%) CentOS
8 2 (5.71%) i5/OS
9 1 (2.86%) Windows 7
9 1 (2.86%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (31.43%) Infrastructure Management
1 11 (31.43%) Business Continuity
2 8 (22.86%) Migration
3 7 (20.00%) High Availability
4 6 (17.14%) ITIL
4 6 (17.14%) Disaster Recovery
5 5 (14.29%) Performance Analysis
5 5 (14.29%) Capacity Planning
6 4 (11.43%) Business Intelligence
6 4 (11.43%) ERP
6 4 (11.43%) Resource Management
7 3 (8.57%) Incident Management
8 2 (5.71%) Configuration Management
8 2 (5.71%) Root Cause Analysis
8 2 (5.71%) Network Monitoring
9 1 (2.86%) Continuous Integration
9 1 (2.86%) Agile Software Development
9 1 (2.86%) Automated Testing
9 1 (2.86%) Software Engineering
9 1 (2.86%) Business Analysis
Programming Languages
1 7 (20.00%) SQL
2 4 (11.43%) Java
3 3 (8.57%) Ruby
4 2 (5.71%) Python
4 2 (5.71%) Perl
5 1 (2.86%) ActionScript 2.0
5 1 (2.86%) Bash Shell
5 1 (2.86%) RPG IV
5 1 (2.86%) PHP
5 1 (2.86%) RPG
5 1 (2.86%) C
5 1 (2.86%) ActionScript
Qualifications
1 1 (2.86%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (8.57%) PCI DSS
2 1 (2.86%) QA
System Software
1 11 (31.43%) Hyper-V
1 11 (31.43%) VMware Infrastructure
1 11 (31.43%) KVM
Systems Management
1 11 (31.43%) Tivoli
2 3 (8.57%) Puppet
3 2 (5.71%) Nagios
Vendors
1 19 (54.29%) IBM
2 14 (40.00%) Red Hat
2 14 (40.00%) Cisco
3 12 (34.29%) Microsoft
4 11 (31.43%) Oracle
4 11 (31.43%) HP
4 11 (31.43%) EMC
4 11 (31.43%) Juniper
4 11 (31.43%) BMC
4 11 (31.43%) CA
4 11 (31.43%) NetApp
4 11 (31.43%) CheckPoint
4 11 (31.43%) Symantec
4 11 (31.43%) Brocade
4 11 (31.43%) VMware
5 3 (8.57%) Riverbed
5 3 (8.57%) JBoss
6 1 (2.86%) Cognos
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