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 24 March 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
24 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
IBM iSeries
South East / Berkshire
Rank 178 217 221
Rank change year-on-year +39 +4  
Permanent jobs citing iSeries 5 3 9
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Berkshire 0.15% 0.061% 0.17%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 0.40% 0.16% 0.47%
Number of salaries quoted 0 2 9
Median salary - £50,000 £67,500
Median salary % change year-on-year - -25.92%  
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £40,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year - -5.88%  

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 1240 1924 1927
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Berkshire 36.73% 38.95% 36.02%
Number of salaries quoted 931 1569 1382
Median salary £50,000 £48,000 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +4.16% -4.00%  
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £30,000 £28,000
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £70,000 £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 24 March 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
Bracknell - 5 - -
iSeries
South East

iSeries
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Berkshire

For the 6 months to 24 March 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 12 (92.31%) Middleware
1 12 (92.31%) Finance
2 6 (46.15%) QA
2 6 (46.15%) XML Messaging
2 6 (46.15%) VMware
2 6 (46.15%) VMware ESX
2 6 (46.15%) Information Security
2 6 (46.15%) Waterfall
2 6 (46.15%) RPG IV
2 6 (46.15%) Social Engineering
2 6 (46.15%) SDLC
2 6 (46.15%) CREST Certified
2 6 (46.15%) Wireless
2 6 (46.15%) Firewall
2 6 (46.15%) Agile Software Development
2 6 (46.15%) Content Management
2 6 (46.15%) Ethical Hacking
2 6 (46.15%) Penetration Testing
2 6 (46.15%) WebSphere
2 6 (46.15%) Degree
2 6 (46.15%) Project Management
2 6 (46.15%) IBM
2 6 (46.15%) WebSphere MQ
2 6 (46.15%) ETL
2 6 (46.15%) SMTP
2 6 (46.15%) HTTP
2 6 (46.15%) TCP/IP
2 6 (46.15%) C
2 6 (46.15%) C++
2 6 (46.15%) RPG

iSeries
Top Related 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:

Application Platforms
1 6 (46.15%) WebSphere
Communications & Networking
1 6 (46.15%) Firewall
1 6 (46.15%) HTTP
1 6 (46.15%) SMTP
1 6 (46.15%) TCP/IP
1 6 (46.15%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (7.69%) Data Mining
1 1 (7.69%) QlikView
General
1 12 (92.31%) Finance
2 1 (7.69%) Automotive
Job Titles
1 7 (53.85%) Analyst
1 7 (53.85%) Applications Support
1 7 (53.85%) Applications Support Analyst
1 7 (53.85%) Support Analyst
2 6 (46.15%) Penetration Tester
2 6 (46.15%) Tester
3 2 (15.38%) Consultant
3 2 (15.38%) Security Consultant
3 2 (15.38%) Security Penetration Tester
3 2 (15.38%) Security Tester
4 1 (7.69%) Project Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 12 (92.31%) Middleware
2 6 (46.15%) WebSphere MQ
2 6 (46.15%) XML
2 6 (46.15%) XML Messaging
Miscellaneous
1 1 (7.69%) Analytical Skills
1 1 (7.69%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 6 (46.15%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (46.15%) Agile Software Development
1 6 (46.15%) Content Management
1 6 (46.15%) CRM
1 6 (46.15%) Ethical Hacking
1 6 (46.15%) ETL
1 6 (46.15%) Information Security
1 6 (46.15%) ITIL
1 6 (46.15%) Penetration Testing
1 6 (46.15%) Project Management
1 6 (46.15%) SDLC
1 6 (46.15%) Social Engineering
1 6 (46.15%) Waterfall
2 1 (7.69%) Business Intelligence
2 1 (7.69%) Mathematics
Programming Languages
1 6 (46.15%) C
1 6 (46.15%) C++
1 6 (46.15%) RPG
1 6 (46.15%) RPG IV
1 6 (46.15%) SQL
Qualifications
1 6 (46.15%) CREST Certified
1 6 (46.15%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (46.15%) QA
System Software
1 6 (46.15%) VMware ESX
Vendors
1 6 (46.15%) IBM
1 6 (46.15%) Oracle
1 6 (46.15%) VMware