The table below looks at the prevalence of the term iSeries in IT jobs advertised for the Warrington region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited iSeries over the 3 months to 31 October 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
31 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
IBM iSeries
Rank 57 52 61
Rank change year-on-year
-5 +9
Permanent jobs citing iSeries 12 5 5
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Warrington 2.71% 1.23% 0.97%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 7.36% 2.79% 2.58%
Number of salaries quoted 12 5 5
Average salary £30,000 £42,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-29.41% +6.25%
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £39,000
% change year-on-year
- +2.56%
iSeries
Cheshire

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

Miscellaneous Category
Warrington
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Miscellaneous category
163 179 194
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Warrington 36.79% 43.87% 37.67%
Number of salaries quoted 154 137 164
Average salary £36,750 £35,000 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.00% +7.69%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £25,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £47,500 £42,750 £48,100
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%

iSeries
Jobs Demand Trend in Warrington

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

iSeries Jobs Demand Trend in Warrington

iSeries
Salary Trend in Warrington

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

iSeries Salary Trend in Warrington

iSeries
Top 25 Related IT Skills in Warrington

For the 6 months to 31 October 2014, IT jobs across the Warrington region citing iSeries 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 iSeries.

1 12 (92.31%) ITIL
2 10 (76.92%) Telecoms
2 10 (76.92%) SQL
2 10 (76.92%) DB2
3 9 (69.23%) IBM
4 7 (53.85%) AS400
4 7 (53.85%) Performance Tuning
5 4 (30.77%) Migration
6 3 (23.08%) Billing
6 3 (23.08%) Disaster Recovery
7 2 (15.38%) Change Management
7 2 (15.38%) Data Management
7 2 (15.38%) Time Management
7 2 (15.38%) Data Migration
7 2 (15.38%) Analytical Skills
8 1 (7.69%) Performance Monitoring
8 1 (7.69%) PCI DSS
8 1 (7.69%) HTML5
8 1 (7.69%) ISO 9001
8 1 (7.69%) SLA
8 1 (7.69%) Finance
8 1 (7.69%) CSS
8 1 (7.69%) HTML
8 1 (7.69%) JavaScript
8 1 (7.69%) RPG

iSeries
Top Related IT Skills in Warrington by Category

For the 6 months to 31 October 2014, IT jobs across the Warrington region citing iSeries 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 iSeries. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (76.92%) DB2
General
1 10 (76.92%) Telecoms
2 3 (23.08%) Billing
3 1 (7.69%) Finance
Job Titles
1 3 (23.08%) Analyst
2 2 (15.38%) Administrator
2 2 (15.38%) Data Analyst
2 2 (15.38%) Data Migration Analyst
3 1 (7.69%) RPG Programmer
3 1 (7.69%) RPG Analyst Programmer
3 1 (7.69%) Analyst Programmer
3 1 (7.69%) Programmer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (7.69%) HTML
1 1 (7.69%) CSS
1 1 (7.69%) HTML5
Miscellaneous
1 7 (53.85%) AS400
2 2 (15.38%) Analytical Skills
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (92.31%) ITIL
2 7 (53.85%) Performance Tuning
3 4 (30.77%) Migration
4 3 (23.08%) Disaster Recovery
5 2 (15.38%) Data Management
5 2 (15.38%) Time Management
5 2 (15.38%) Data Migration
5 2 (15.38%) Change Management
6 1 (7.69%) Performance Monitoring
Programming Languages
1 10 (76.92%) SQL
2 1 (7.69%) JavaScript
2 1 (7.69%) RPG
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (7.69%) ISO 9001
1 1 (7.69%) SLA
1 1 (7.69%) PCI DSS
Vendors
1 9 (69.23%) IBM