Period
to 22 November 2017

The table below looks at the prevalence of the term iSeries in permanent job vacancies advertised in the East of England. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited iSeries over the 6 months to 22 November 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

IBM iSeries
England > East of England
6 months to
22 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 337 323 292
Rank change year-on-year -14 -31 +47
Permanent jobs citing iSeries 14 43 101
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the East of England 0.12% 0.32% 0.67%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 0.26% 0.81% 1.63%
Number of salaries quoted 10 23 92
East of England median annual salary £47,500 £37,500 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +26.67% -25.00% +33.33%
10th Percentile £22,300 £27,500 £35,275
90th Percentile £50,250 £64,750 £66,675
England median annual salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year +6.25% - -2.44%

iSeries is in the Generic IT Skills category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies advertised in the East of England with a requirement for generic IT skills.

All Generic IT Skills
East of England
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for generic IT skills 5461 5296 6182
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the East of England 45.11% 39.96% 40.78%
Number of salaries quoted 4301 4300 4966
East of England median annual salary £46,902 £45,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +4.23% +5.88% +2.41%
10th Percentile £26,250 £25,450 £25,000
90th Percentile £71,250 £70,000 £65,500
England median annual salary £50,000 £50,000 £47,500
% change year-on-year - +5.26% +3.26%

iSeries
Job Vacancy Trend in the East of England

Job postings citing iSeries as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in the East of England.

Job vacancy trend for iSeries in the East of England

iSeries
Salary Trend in the East of England

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

Salary trend for iSeries in the East of England

iSeries
Salary Histogram in the East of England

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing iSeries in the East of England over the 6 months to 22 November 2017.

Salary histogram for iSeries in the East of England

iSeries
Job Locations in the East of England

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing iSeries within the East of England region over the 6 months to 22 November 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Past 6 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Bedfordshire +22 8 £43,500 -17.14%
Cambridgeshire - 4 £50,000 -
Essex +18 1 - -
Norfolk - 1 £32,500 -
iSeries
England

For the 6 months to 22 November 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 East of England region with a requirement for iSeries.

1 8 (57.14%) AS400
2 5 (35.71%) ITIL
2 5 (35.71%) OS/400
3 4 (28.57%) RPG
3 4 (28.57%) Resource Management
3 4 (28.57%) High Availability
3 4 (28.57%) SDLC
4 3 (21.43%) Data Centre
4 3 (21.43%) VMware Infrastructure
4 3 (21.43%) Cisco ASA
4 3 (21.43%) VMware
4 3 (21.43%) SAN
4 3 (21.43%) Configuration Management
4 3 (21.43%) Unix
4 3 (21.43%) Cisco
5 2 (14.29%) TCP/IP
5 2 (14.29%) SLA
5 2 (14.29%) LAN
5 2 (14.29%) WAN
5 2 (14.29%) Windows
5 2 (14.29%) Linux
5 2 (14.29%) Python
5 2 (14.29%) Clearswift
5 2 (14.29%) Nokia
5 2 (14.29%) CheckPoint
5 2 (14.29%) Shell Script
5 2 (14.29%) Firewall
5 2 (14.29%) Data Security
5 2 (14.29%) Clustering
5 2 (14.29%) Ruby

iSeries
Co-occurring IT Skills in the East of England 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 1 (7.14%) SharePoint
1 1 (7.14%) SharePoint Server
1 1 (7.14%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 1 (7.14%) Microsoft Office
Cloud Services
1 2 (14.29%) Amazon AWS
1 2 (14.29%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 3 (21.43%) Cisco ASA
1 3 (21.43%) SAN
2 2 (14.29%) Firewall
2 2 (14.29%) LAN
2 2 (14.29%) TCP/IP
2 2 (14.29%) WAN
3 1 (7.14%) Skype
3 1 (7.14%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (7.14%) DB2
Development Applications
1 2 (14.29%) Atlassian Bamboo
1 2 (14.29%) Jenkins
Job Titles
1 4 (28.57%) AS400 Developer
1 4 (28.57%) Computer Operator
1 4 (28.57%) Developer
1 4 (28.57%) RPG Developer
1 4 (28.57%) Senior AS400 Developer
1 4 (28.57%) Senior Developer
1 4 (28.57%) Senior RPG Developer
2 3 (21.43%) AS400 Operator
3 2 (14.29%) Platform Engineer
4 1 (7.14%) Delivery Manager
4 1 (7.14%) DevOps Engineer
4 1 (7.14%) IT Engineer
4 1 (7.14%) Service Manager
4 1 (7.14%) Services Delivery Manager
4 1 (7.14%) Systems Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (14.29%) JSON
1 2 (14.29%) REST
Miscellaneous
1 8 (57.14%) AS400
2 3 (21.43%) Data Centre
3 2 (14.29%) Clustering
3 2 (14.29%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
3 2 (14.29%) Public Cloud
4 1 (7.14%) Analytical Skills
4 1 (7.14%) Video Conferencing
4 1 (7.14%) Wiki
Operating Systems
1 5 (35.71%) OS/400
2 3 (21.43%) Unix
3 2 (14.29%) CentOS
3 2 (14.29%) Linux
3 2 (14.29%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 2 (14.29%) Ubuntu
3 2 (14.29%) Windows
3 2 (14.29%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (35.71%) ITIL
2 4 (28.57%) High Availability
2 4 (28.57%) Resource Management
2 4 (28.57%) SDLC
3 3 (21.43%) Configuration Management
4 2 (14.29%) Agile Software Development
4 2 (14.29%) Capacity Management
4 2 (14.29%) Continuous Delivery
4 2 (14.29%) Continuous Integration
4 2 (14.29%) Data Management
4 2 (14.29%) Data Security
4 2 (14.29%) DDoS Mitigation
4 2 (14.29%) DevOps
4 2 (14.29%) Release Management
5 1 (7.14%) Hardware Maintenance
5 1 (7.14%) Line Management
5 1 (7.14%) Mathematics
5 1 (7.14%) Mentoring
5 1 (7.14%) Performance Management
5 1 (7.14%) Time Management
Programming Languages
1 4 (28.57%) RPG
2 2 (14.29%) Bash Shell
2 2 (14.29%) Python
2 2 (14.29%) Ruby
2 2 (14.29%) Shell Script
3 1 (7.14%) SQL
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (14.29%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 2 (14.29%) PCI DSS
1 2 (14.29%) SLA
System Software
1 3 (21.43%) VMware Infrastructure
2 2 (14.29%) vSphere
3 1 (7.14%) Firmware
3 1 (7.14%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 2 (14.29%) Ansible
1 2 (14.29%) Microsoft Clustering
2 1 (7.14%) Backup Exec
Vendors
1 3 (21.43%) Cisco
1 3 (21.43%) VMware
2 2 (14.29%) Blue Coat
2 2 (14.29%) CheckPoint
2 2 (14.29%) Clearswift
2 2 (14.29%) F5
2 2 (14.29%) Nokia
3 1 (7.14%) EMC
3 1 (7.14%) HP
3 1 (7.14%) IBM
3 1 (7.14%) Intel
3 1 (7.14%) LANDesk
3 1 (7.14%) Microsoft
3 1 (7.14%) Remedy
3 1 (7.14%) Symantec
3 1 (7.14%) Veeam