The table below looks at the prevalence of the term iSeries in permanent job vacancies advertised in Berkshire. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited iSeries over the 3 months to 22 June 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

IBM iSeries
South East / Berkshire
3 months to
22 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 178 - 222
Rank change year-on-year - 0  
Permanent jobs citing iSeries 1 0 3
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Berkshire 0.030% - 0.058%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 0.080% - 0.15%
Number of salaries quoted 0 0 3
Median salary - - £52,500
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £39,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year +1.26% -1.25%  

iSeries is in the generic IT skills category. The next table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies advertised in Berkshire with a requirement for generic IT skills.

Generic IT Skills
Berkshire
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for generic IT skills 1250 1734 2066
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Berkshire 37.79% 38.81% 40.05%
Number of salaries quoted 960 1360 1421
Median salary £48,500 £50,000 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -3.00% -  
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £30,000 £28,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £75,000 £70,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year - +6.25%  

iSeries
Job Vacancy Trend in Berkshire

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Berkshire citing iSeries as a proportion of all permanent or contract IT jobs with a match in the Miscellaneous category.

Job vacancy trend for iSeries in Berkshire

iSeries
Salary Trend in Berkshire

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

Salary trend for iSeries in Berkshire

iSeries
Job Locations in Berkshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing iSeries within the Berkshire region over the 3 months to 22 June 2017. 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 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
Slough - 1 - -
iSeries
South East

For the 6 months to 22 June 2017, IT jobs citing iSeries 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 Berkshire region with a requirement for iSeries.

1 5 (83.33%) C
1 5 (83.33%) C++
1 5 (83.33%) Solaris
1 5 (83.33%) CRM
1 5 (83.33%) SMTP
1 5 (83.33%) HTTP
1 5 (83.33%) TCP/IP
1 5 (83.33%) Firewall
1 5 (83.33%) Wireless
1 5 (83.33%) Finance
1 5 (83.33%) VMware
1 5 (83.33%) Information Security
1 5 (83.33%) Content Management
1 5 (83.33%) Ethical Hacking
1 5 (83.33%) Penetration Testing
1 5 (83.33%) Degree
1 5 (83.33%) QA
1 5 (83.33%) Middleware
1 5 (83.33%) Project Management
1 5 (83.33%) Social Engineering
1 5 (83.33%) SDLC
1 5 (83.33%) CREST Certified
1 5 (83.33%) VMware ESXi
2 1 (16.67%) JD Edwards
2 1 (16.67%) Data Modelling
2 1 (16.67%) SAP
2 1 (16.67%) Logical Data Model
2 1 (16.67%) Physical Data Model

iSeries
Co-occurring IT Skills in Berkshire 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:

Communications & Networking
1 5 (83.33%) Firewall
1 5 (83.33%) HTTP
1 5 (83.33%) SMTP
1 5 (83.33%) TCP/IP
1 5 (83.33%) Wireless
General
1 5 (83.33%) Finance
Job Titles
1 5 (83.33%) Penetration Tester
1 5 (83.33%) Tester
2 2 (33.33%) Consultant
2 2 (33.33%) Security Consultant
2 2 (33.33%) Security Penetration Tester
2 2 (33.33%) Security Tester
3 1 (16.67%) Architect
3 1 (16.67%) Solutions Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (83.33%) Middleware
Operating Systems
1 5 (83.33%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (83.33%) Content Management
1 5 (83.33%) CRM
1 5 (83.33%) Ethical Hacking
1 5 (83.33%) Information Security
1 5 (83.33%) Penetration Testing
1 5 (83.33%) Project Management
1 5 (83.33%) SDLC
1 5 (83.33%) Social Engineering
2 1 (16.67%) Data Modelling
2 1 (16.67%) Logical Data Model
2 1 (16.67%) Physical Data Model
Programming Languages
1 5 (83.33%) C
1 5 (83.33%) C++
Qualifications
1 5 (83.33%) CREST Certified
1 5 (83.33%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (83.33%) QA
System Software
1 5 (83.33%) VMware ESXi
Vendors
1 5 (83.33%) VMware
2 1 (16.67%) JD Edwards
2 1 (16.67%) SAP