The table below looks at the prevalence of the term AS400 in IT jobs advertised for the Wales region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited AS400 over the 3 months to 24 April 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
24 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
IBM AS/400
Rank 67 96 82
Rank change year-on-year
+29 -14
Permanent jobs citing AS400 35 3 15
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Wales 2.53% 0.25% 1.19%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 6.80% 0.81% 3.79%
Number of salaries quoted 35 2 15
Average salary £42,500 £40,000 £36,400
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.25% +9.89%
90% offered a salary of more than £36,000 £40,000 £34,400
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £40,000 £38,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -2.59%
AS400
UK

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Miscellaneous category in permanent jobs advertised in the Wales region.

Miscellaneous Category
Wales
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Miscellaneous category
515 370 396
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Wales 37.24% 30.43% 31.30%
Number of salaries quoted 419 284 339
Average salary £37,500 £33,000 £33,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+13.63% -
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £25,000 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £51,500 £47,500 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,000
% change year-on-year
- +5.26%

AS400
Jobs Demand Trend in Wales

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing AS400 across the Wales region as a proportion of the total demand within the Miscellaneous category.

AS400 Jobs Demand Trend in Wales

AS400
Salary Trend in Wales

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing AS400 across the Wales region.

AS400 Salary Trend in Wales

AS400
Job Locations in Wales

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing AS400 within the Wales region over the 3 months to 24 April 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
(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
South Wales +27 35 £42,500 -
AS400
UK

AS400
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Wales

For the 6 months to 24 April 2015, IT jobs across the Wales region citing AS400 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 AS400.

1 59 (96.72%) Finance
2 40 (65.57%) IBM
3 38 (62.30%) Microsoft
4 37 (60.66%) Windows
5 36 (59.02%) Windows Server 2003
5 36 (59.02%) WebSphere
6 34 (55.74%) VMware
7 25 (40.98%) OS/400
7 25 (40.98%) iSeries
8 24 (39.34%) SQL Server
9 20 (32.79%) Linux
9 20 (32.79%) HTTP
9 20 (32.79%) IBM HTTP Server
9 20 (32.79%) VCP5
9 20 (32.79%) Windows Server 2012
9 20 (32.79%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
10 18 (29.51%) RPG
11 17 (27.87%) Active Directory
11 17 (27.87%) VMware Infrastructure
12 16 (26.23%) Windows Server 2008
12 16 (26.23%) RPG IV
13 14 (22.95%) Advertising
14 13 (21.31%) DHCP
14 13 (21.31%) DNS
15 12 (19.67%) Mentoring
16 5 (8.20%) MS Excel
17 4 (6.56%) Project Management
18 3 (4.92%) COBOL
18 3 (4.92%) Shell Script
18 3 (4.92%) AIX

AS400
Top Related IT Skills in Wales by Category

For the 6 months to 24 April 2015, IT jobs across the Wales region citing AS400 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 AS400. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 36 (59.02%) WebSphere
2 20 (32.79%) IBM HTTP Server
3 3 (4.92%) IIS
4 1 (1.64%) Apache
4 1 (1.64%) Tomcat
Applications
1 5 (8.20%) MS Excel
2 3 (4.92%) MS Project
2 3 (4.92%) MS Office
3 2 (3.28%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 1 (1.64%) Cognos Business Intelligence
Communications & Networking
1 20 (32.79%) HTTP
2 13 (21.31%) DNS
2 13 (21.31%) DHCP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 24 (39.34%) SQL Server
2 2 (3.28%) Data Warehouse
2 2 (3.28%) DTS
2 2 (3.28%) SQL Server 2000
2 2 (3.28%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 2 (3.28%) SQL Server 2005
2 2 (3.28%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 2 (3.28%) SQL Server 2008
2 2 (3.28%) SQL Server 2012
3 1 (1.64%) OLTP
3 1 (1.64%) DB2
Development Applications
1 2 (3.28%) TestDirector
General
1 59 (96.72%) Finance
2 14 (22.95%) Advertising
3 2 (3.28%) Banking
3 2 (3.28%) Investment Banking
Job Titles
1 26 (42.62%) 3rd Line Support
2 14 (22.95%) Technical Consultant
2 14 (22.95%) Consultant
3 13 (21.31%) Analyst
4 11 (18.03%) Programmer
4 11 (18.03%) RPG Programmer
5 10 (16.39%) RPG Analyst Programmer
5 10 (16.39%) Analyst Programmer
6 9 (14.75%) Administrator
7 6 (9.84%) Technical Support
7 6 (9.84%) Team Leader
7 6 (9.84%) Development Team Leader
8 4 (6.56%) WebSphere Administrator
8 4 (6.56%) Systems Administrator
9 3 (4.92%) Applications Support
9 3 (4.92%) Technical Administrator
10 2 (3.28%) WebSphere Specialist
10 2 (3.28%) Applications Support Engineer
10 2 (3.28%) DBA
10 2 (3.28%) Business Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (4.92%) .NET
2 2 (3.28%) J2EE
Miscellaneous
1 25 (40.98%) iSeries
2 2 (3.28%) Clustering
Operating Systems
1 37 (60.66%) Windows
2 36 (59.02%) Windows Server 2003
3 25 (40.98%) OS/400
4 20 (32.79%) Windows Server 2012
4 20 (32.79%) Linux
5 16 (26.23%) Windows Server 2008
6 3 (4.92%) UNIX
6 3 (4.92%) AIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (19.67%) Mentoring
2 4 (6.56%) Project Management
3 2 (3.28%) Change Management
3 2 (3.28%) Stakeholder Management
3 2 (3.28%) UML
3 2 (3.28%) OO
3 2 (3.28%) SOA
3 2 (3.28%) ETL
3 2 (3.28%) Business Intelligence
3 2 (3.28%) Test Planning
3 2 (3.28%) Content Management
3 2 (3.28%) Business Analysis
3 2 (3.28%) Wealth Management
4 1 (1.64%) Continuous Improvement
4 1 (1.64%) Kimball Methodology
4 1 (1.64%) Software Engineering
4 1 (1.64%) Agile Software Development
Programming Languages
1 18 (29.51%) RPG
2 16 (26.23%) RPG IV
3 3 (4.92%) COBOL
3 3 (4.92%) Shell Script
4 2 (3.28%) SQL
4 2 (3.28%) T-SQL
5 1 (1.64%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 20 (32.79%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
1 20 (32.79%) VCP5
2 3 (4.92%) Degree
3 2 (3.28%) CCA
System Software
1 17 (27.87%) Active Directory
1 17 (27.87%) VMware Infrastructure
Vendors
1 40 (65.57%) IBM
2 38 (62.30%) Microsoft
3 34 (55.74%) VMware
4 1 (1.64%) Cognos