The table below looks at the prevalence of the term AS400 in IT jobs advertised for the West Midlands region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited AS400 over the 3 months to 29 August 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
29 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
IBM AS/400
Rank 213 216 217
Rank change year-on-year
+3 +1
Permanent jobs citing AS400 21 11 10
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 0.36% 0.20% 0.18%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 0.99% 0.60% 0.52%
Number of salaries quoted 20 10 8
Median salary £26,000 £32,500 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-20.00% -7.14%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,700 £25,000 £32,850
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £43,750 £37,500
UK excluding London median salary £37,500 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
-6.25% +6.66%
AS400
England

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

Miscellaneous Category
West Midlands
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Miscellaneous category
2130 1842 1908
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 36.67% 33.11% 34.91%
Number of salaries quoted 1572 1455 1544
Median salary £38,500 £39,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-1.28% -2.50%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,000 £25,000 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £65,000 £60,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -

AS400
Jobs Demand Trend in the West Midlands

The demand trend of job ads across the West Midlands region citing AS400 as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in the Miscellaneous category.

AS400 Jobs Demand Trend in the West Midlands

AS400
Salary Trend in the West Midlands

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

AS400 Salary Trend in the West Midlands

AS400
Salary Histogram in the West Midlands

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing AS400 across the West Midlands region over the 3 months to 29 August 2016.

AS400 Salary Histogram in the West Midlands

AS400
Job Locations in the West Midlands

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing AS400 within the West Midlands region over the 3 months to 29 August 2016. 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Coventry +12 13 £26,000 -5.45%
Birmingham -26 4 £27,000 -16.92% 1
Staffordshire - 3 £65,000 -
Warwickshire - 1 £27,000 -
AS400
England

AS400
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the West Midlands

For the 6 months to 29 August 2016, IT jobs citing AS400 also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the West Midlands region with a requirement for AS400.

1 26 (76.47%) Windows
2 23 (67.65%) iSeries
3 20 (58.82%) Finance
4 18 (52.94%) ITIL
4 18 (52.94%) Network Monitoring
4 18 (52.94%) Windows Server
5 17 (50.00%) IBM
6 16 (47.06%) Retail
7 15 (44.12%) Windows Vista
7 15 (44.12%) Windows XP
7 15 (44.12%) Data Centre
7 15 (44.12%) Windows 7
8 14 (41.18%) Degree
9 8 (23.53%) LAN
9 8 (23.53%) WAN
10 6 (17.65%) VPN
10 6 (17.65%) Cisco
10 6 (17.65%) VoIP
10 6 (17.65%) WLAN
10 6 (17.65%) Unix
10 6 (17.65%) Linux
10 6 (17.65%) MPLS
10 6 (17.65%) OSPF
10 6 (17.65%) BGP
10 6 (17.65%) EIGRP
10 6 (17.65%) Clustering
10 6 (17.65%) Firewall
10 6 (17.65%) Microsoft Azure
10 6 (17.65%) Amazon AWS
10 6 (17.65%) Network Security

AS400
Top Related IT Skills in the West Midlands by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Applications
1 1 (2.94%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 2 (5.88%) Infor M3
Cloud Services
1 6 (17.65%) Amazon AWS
1 6 (17.65%) IaaS
1 6 (17.65%) Microsoft Azure
1 6 (17.65%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 8 (23.53%) LAN
1 8 (23.53%) WAN
2 6 (17.65%) BGP
2 6 (17.65%) EIGRP
2 6 (17.65%) Firewall
2 6 (17.65%) MPLS
2 6 (17.65%) Multicast
2 6 (17.65%) Network Security
2 6 (17.65%) OSPF
2 6 (17.65%) VoIP
2 6 (17.65%) VPN
2 6 (17.65%) WLAN
3 2 (5.88%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (5.88%) Data Warehouse
1 2 (5.88%) DataStage
1 2 (5.88%) Relational Database
1 2 (5.88%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 2 (5.88%) HP UFT
1 2 (5.88%) JIRA
General
1 20 (58.82%) Finance
2 16 (47.06%) Retail
3 2 (5.88%) Banking
3 2 (5.88%) Financial Institution
4 1 (2.94%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 6 (17.65%) Service Manager
2 4 (11.76%) Analyst
2 4 (11.76%) AS400 Operator
3 3 (8.82%) Computer Operator
4 2 (5.88%) Administrator
4 2 (5.88%) Analyst Programmer
4 2 (5.88%) AS400 Administrator
4 2 (5.88%) Head of IT
4 2 (5.88%) Programmer
4 2 (5.88%) RPG Analyst Programmer
4 2 (5.88%) RPG Programmer
4 2 (5.88%) Test Analyst
5 1 (2.94%) AS400 Analyst Programmer
5 1 (2.94%) AS400 Programmer
5 1 (2.94%) Business Consultant
5 1 (2.94%) Business Intelligence Developer
5 1 (2.94%) Cognos BI Developer
5 1 (2.94%) Cognos Developer
5 1 (2.94%) Consultant
5 1 (2.94%) DataStage Developer
Miscellaneous
1 23 (67.65%) iSeries
2 15 (44.12%) Data Centre
3 6 (17.65%) Clustering
4 1 (2.94%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 26 (76.47%) Windows
2 18 (52.94%) Windows Server
3 15 (44.12%) Windows 7
3 15 (44.12%) Windows Vista
3 15 (44.12%) Windows XP
4 6 (17.65%) Linux
4 6 (17.65%) Unix
5 3 (8.82%) MVS
5 3 (8.82%) Windows 2000 Server
5 3 (8.82%) Windows Server 2003
5 3 (8.82%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 18 (52.94%) ITIL
1 18 (52.94%) Network Monitoring
2 6 (17.65%) Data Protection
2 6 (17.65%) High Availability
3 3 (8.82%) Disaster Recovery
4 2 (5.88%) Business Intelligence
4 2 (5.88%) Data Modelling
4 2 (5.88%) ERP
4 2 (5.88%) ETL
4 2 (5.88%) Integration Testing
4 2 (5.88%) Project Management
4 2 (5.88%) SDLC
4 2 (5.88%) Software Testing
4 2 (5.88%) System Testing
4 2 (5.88%) Test Automation
4 2 (5.88%) Test Management
4 2 (5.88%) Test Scripting
4 2 (5.88%) Unit Testing
4 2 (5.88%) User Acceptance Testing
4 2 (5.88%) Wealth Management
Programming Languages
1 3 (8.82%) SQL
2 2 (5.88%) RPG
3 1 (2.94%) RPG IV
Qualifications
1 14 (41.18%) Degree
2 2 (5.88%) ISEB
2 2 (5.88%) ISTQB
2 2 (5.88%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
System Software
1 3 (8.82%) Job Entry Subsystem
Systems Management
1 2 (5.88%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 17 (50.00%) IBM
2 6 (17.65%) Cisco
3 2 (5.88%) Cognos
3 2 (5.88%) HP
4 1 (2.94%) Microsoft