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 22 May 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
22 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
IBM AS/400
Rank 80 104 86
Rank change year-on-year
+24 -18
Permanent jobs citing AS400 22 2 13
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Wales 1.64% 0.15% 1.04%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 4.58% 0.47% 3.16%
Number of salaries quoted 22 0 13
Average salary £36,000 - £36,400
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -
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
480 427 412
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Wales 35.87% 32.97% 32.88%
Number of salaries quoted 414 338 376
Average salary £37,500 £34,000 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+10.29% +4.61%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £25,000 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £52,000 £48,000 £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 22 May 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 22 £36,000 -
AS400
UK

AS400
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Wales

For the 6 months to 22 May 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 61 (96.83%) Finance
2 43 (68.25%) IBM
3 41 (65.08%) Microsoft
4 40 (63.49%) Windows
5 39 (61.90%) Windows Server 2003
6 37 (58.73%) VMware
7 36 (57.14%) WebSphere
8 28 (44.44%) OS/400
9 27 (42.86%) SQL Server
10 24 (38.10%) iSeries
11 23 (36.51%) VCP5
11 23 (36.51%) Windows Server 2012
11 23 (36.51%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
11 23 (36.51%) Linux
12 20 (31.75%) Active Directory
12 20 (31.75%) HTTP
12 20 (31.75%) IBM HTTP Server
12 20 (31.75%) VMware Infrastructure
13 17 (26.98%) RPG
14 16 (25.40%) Windows Server 2008
14 16 (25.40%) RPG IV
15 13 (20.63%) DHCP
15 13 (20.63%) Advertising
15 13 (20.63%) DNS
16 12 (19.05%) Mentoring
17 5 (7.94%) MS Excel
18 4 (6.35%) Project Management
19 3 (4.76%) COBOL
19 3 (4.76%) Shell Script
19 3 (4.76%) AIX

AS400
Top Related IT Skills in Wales by Category

For the 6 months to 22 May 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 (57.14%) WebSphere
2 20 (31.75%) IBM HTTP Server
3 3 (4.76%) IIS
4 1 (1.59%) Apache
4 1 (1.59%) Tomcat
Applications
1 5 (7.94%) MS Excel
2 3 (4.76%) MS Project
2 3 (4.76%) MS Office
3 2 (3.17%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 1 (1.59%) Cognos Business Intelligence
Communications & Networking
1 20 (31.75%) HTTP
2 13 (20.63%) DHCP
2 13 (20.63%) DNS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 27 (42.86%) SQL Server
2 2 (3.17%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 2 (3.17%) SQL Server 2005
2 2 (3.17%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 2 (3.17%) SQL Server 2008
2 2 (3.17%) SQL Server 2012
2 2 (3.17%) Data Warehouse
2 2 (3.17%) DTS
2 2 (3.17%) SQL Server 2000
3 1 (1.59%) OLTP
3 1 (1.59%) DB2
Development Applications
1 2 (3.17%) TestDirector
General
1 61 (96.83%) Finance
2 13 (20.63%) Advertising
3 2 (3.17%) Banking
3 2 (3.17%) Investment Banking
Job Titles
1 29 (46.03%) 3rd Line Support
2 14 (22.22%) Technical Consultant
2 14 (22.22%) Consultant
3 13 (20.63%) Analyst
4 12 (19.05%) Administrator
5 10 (15.87%) RPG Programmer
5 10 (15.87%) RPG Analyst Programmer
5 10 (15.87%) Analyst Programmer
5 10 (15.87%) Programmer
6 7 (11.11%) Systems Administrator
7 6 (9.52%) Technical Support
7 6 (9.52%) Team Leader
7 6 (9.52%) Development Team Leader
8 4 (6.35%) WebSphere Administrator
9 3 (4.76%) Applications Support
9 3 (4.76%) Technical Administrator
10 2 (3.17%) WebSphere Specialist
10 2 (3.17%) Support Engineer
10 2 (3.17%) Support Specialist
10 2 (3.17%) DBA
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (4.76%) .NET
2 2 (3.17%) J2EE
Miscellaneous
1 24 (38.10%) iSeries
2 2 (3.17%) Clustering
Operating Systems
1 40 (63.49%) Windows
2 39 (61.90%) Windows Server 2003
3 28 (44.44%) OS/400
4 23 (36.51%) Windows Server 2012
4 23 (36.51%) Linux
5 16 (25.40%) Windows Server 2008
6 3 (4.76%) AIX
6 3 (4.76%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (19.05%) Mentoring
2 4 (6.35%) Project Management
3 2 (3.17%) Content Management
3 2 (3.17%) Business Analysis
3 2 (3.17%) Wealth Management
3 2 (3.17%) Test Planning
3 2 (3.17%) UML
3 2 (3.17%) OO
3 2 (3.17%) SOA
3 2 (3.17%) ETL
3 2 (3.17%) Business Intelligence
3 2 (3.17%) Stakeholder Management
3 2 (3.17%) Change Management
4 1 (1.59%) Continuous Improvement
4 1 (1.59%) Kimball Methodology
Programming Languages
1 17 (26.98%) RPG
2 16 (25.40%) RPG IV
3 3 (4.76%) COBOL
3 3 (4.76%) Shell Script
4 2 (3.17%) SQL
4 2 (3.17%) T-SQL
5 1 (1.59%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 23 (36.51%) VCP5
1 23 (36.51%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
2 2 (3.17%) Degree
2 2 (3.17%) CCA
System Software
1 20 (31.75%) Active Directory
1 20 (31.75%) VMware Infrastructure
Vendors
1 43 (68.25%) IBM
2 41 (65.08%) Microsoft
3 37 (58.73%) VMware
4 1 (1.59%) Cognos