Period
to 25 July 2017

The table below looks at the prevalence of the term iSeries in permanent job vacancies advertised in England. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited iSeries over the 6 months to 25 July 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

IBM iSeries
UK > England
6 months to
25 Jul 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 915 888 935
Rank change year-on-year -27 +47 +93
Permanent jobs citing iSeries 235 351 358
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in England 0.14% 0.18% 0.17%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 0.33% 0.44% 0.42%
Number of salaries quoted 166 301 307
England median annual salary £40,000 £40,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year - -5.88% +3.66%
10th Percentile £32,500 £23,250 £26,700
90th Percentile £50,625 £57,500 £58,750
UK median annual salary £40,000 £40,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year - -5.88% +6.25%

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 England with a requirement for generic IT skills.

Generic IT Skills
England
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for generic IT skills 70997 80273 86147
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in England 42.49% 42.17% 41.17%
Number of salaries quoted 55078 66215 69123
England median annual salary £50,000 £50,000 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year - +5.26% +5.56%
10th Percentile £27,500 £27,500 £26,250
90th Percentile £82,500 £80,000 £77,500
UK median annual salary £50,000 £50,000 £47,500
% change year-on-year - +5.26% +5.56%

iSeries
Job Vacancy Trend in England

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

Job vacancy trend for iSeries in England

iSeries
Salary Trend in England

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

Salary trend for iSeries in England

iSeries
Salary Histogram in England

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing iSeries in England over the 6 months to 25 July 2017.

Salary histogram for iSeries in England

iSeries
Job Locations in England

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing iSeries within the England region over the 6 months to 25 July 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
London +39 87 £43,750 -2.78%
North of England -11 71 £40,000 -
North West -29 62 £40,000 -
South East +56 34 £35,000 -12.50% 2
Midlands +1 17 £40,000 +5.26% 2
West Midlands +5 13 £40,000 +53.85% 2
South West -3 13 £45,000 +40.63% 1
East of England -14 13 £47,500 +35.71%
Yorkshire +19 9 £35,000 -26.32%
East Midlands +4 4 £37,500 -21.05%
iSeries
UK

For the 6 months to 25 July 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 England region with a requirement for iSeries.

1 161 (68.51%) SQL
2 122 (51.91%) AS400
3 115 (48.94%) RPG
4 73 (31.06%) IBM
5 67 (28.51%) Agile Software Development
6 63 (26.81%) ITIL
6 63 (26.81%) ERP
7 57 (24.26%) Windows
8 49 (20.85%) SDLC
9 47 (20.00%) DB2
10 44 (18.72%) Microsoft
10 44 (18.72%) RPG IV
11 43 (18.30%) Linux
12 42 (17.87%) Unit Testing
13 39 (16.60%) Java
14 35 (14.89%) Analytical Skills
15 34 (14.47%) WebSphere
16 33 (14.04%) XML
17 32 (13.62%) IIS
17 32 (13.62%) Waterfall
17 32 (13.62%) Amazon AWS
18 31 (13.19%) Public Cloud
19 30 (12.77%) DevOps
19 30 (12.77%) E-Commerce
19 30 (12.77%) E-business
19 30 (12.77%) Firewall
20 28 (11.91%) Finance
21 27 (11.49%) Performance Tuning
22 26 (11.06%) Change Control
22 26 (11.06%) Problem Management

iSeries
Co-occurring IT Skills in 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 34 (14.47%) WebSphere
2 32 (13.62%) IIS
3 12 (5.11%) Apache
4 6 (2.55%) Tomcat
5 4 (1.70%) SharePoint
5 4 (1.70%) WebLogic
6 3 (1.28%) MQSeries
7 2 (0.85%) BizTalk Server
7 2 (0.85%) MS Exchange
8 1 (0.43%) CMS
8 1 (0.43%) IBM Domino
8 1 (0.43%) SharePoint 2013
8 1 (0.43%) SharePoint Server
8 1 (0.43%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 14 (5.96%) Microsoft Excel
2 13 (5.53%) Microsoft Office
3 2 (0.85%) Microsoft PowerPoint
3 2 (0.85%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 23 (9.79%) RiskWrite
2 9 (3.83%) Misys Equation
3 6 (2.55%) Dynamics AX
4 4 (1.70%) SAP ERP
5 2 (0.85%) Infor M3
5 2 (0.85%) Movex
6 1 (0.43%) Dynamics NAV
6 1 (0.43%) JDE EnterpriseOne
6 1 (0.43%) JDE OneWorld
6 1 (0.43%) JDE World
Cloud Services
1 32 (13.62%) Amazon AWS
2 9 (3.83%) Amazon S3
3 1 (0.43%) Dynamics 365
3 1 (0.43%) GitHub
3 1 (0.43%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 30 (12.77%) Firewall
2 11 (4.68%) HTTP
2 11 (4.68%) SAN
3 10 (4.26%) LAN
4 9 (3.83%) VLAN
5 5 (2.13%) TCP/IP
6 3 (1.28%) VPN
6 3 (1.28%) Wireless
7 2 (0.85%) Cisco ASA
7 2 (0.85%) FTP
7 2 (0.85%) SMTP
8 1 (0.43%) Network Security
8 1 (0.43%) Skype
8 1 (0.43%) Unified Communications
8 1 (0.43%) VoIP
8 1 (0.43%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 47 (20.00%) DB2
2 23 (9.79%) SQL Server
3 12 (5.11%) MySQL
3 12 (5.11%) Pentaho
4 5 (2.13%) Relational Database
5 4 (1.70%) SQL Server 2008
6 2 (0.85%) Crystal Reports
Development Applications
1 23 (9.79%) Eclipse
1 23 (9.79%) VersionOne
2 10 (4.26%) Atlassian Bamboo
3 9 (3.83%) Git (software)
3 9 (3.83%) JIRA
4 4 (1.70%) Ant
5 1 (0.43%) Jenkins
5 1 (0.43%) JMeter
5 1 (0.43%) Selenium
5 1 (0.43%) Team Foundation Server
5 1 (0.43%) VSS/SourceSafe
5 1 (0.43%) XMLSpy
General
1 28 (11.91%) Finance
2 20 (8.51%) Banking
3 8 (3.40%) Manufacturing
4 4 (1.70%) Local Government
4 4 (1.70%) Retail
5 1 (0.43%) Financial Institution
5 1 (0.43%) Legal
Job Titles
1 77 (32.77%) Analyst
2 60 (25.53%) Developer
3 45 (19.15%) Programmer
4 42 (17.87%) AS400 Developer
5 41 (17.45%) Applications Support
6 39 (16.60%) RPG Programmer
7 38 (16.17%) RPG Developer
8 36 (15.32%) Applications Support Analyst
9 35 (14.89%) Administrator
10 25 (10.64%) Technical Support
11 23 (9.79%) Technical Analyst
11 23 (9.79%) Technical Support Analyst
12 20 (8.51%) Analyst Programmer
12 20 (8.51%) DevOps Administrator
13 18 (7.66%) Linux Administrator
13 18 (7.66%) Senior Programmer
13 18 (7.66%) Senior RPG Programmer
13 18 (7.66%) Support Analyst
14 17 (7.23%) RPG Analyst Programmer
15 11 (4.68%) Analyst Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 33 (14.04%) XML
2 26 (11.06%) HTML
3 18 (7.66%) EDI
4 17 (7.23%) .NET
5 14 (5.96%) CSS
6 12 (5.11%) EDIFACT
7 9 (3.83%) JDBC
8 6 (2.55%) jQuery
9 5 (2.13%) ASP.NET
9 5 (2.13%) ASP.NET MVC
9 5 (2.13%) Twitter Bootstrap
10 4 (1.70%) Velocity
11 2 (0.85%) JSON
11 2 (0.85%) Middleware
12 1 (0.43%) COM+
12 1 (0.43%) DCOM
12 1 (0.43%) DHTML
12 1 (0.43%) MFC
12 1 (0.43%) ODBC
12 1 (0.43%) XSLT
Miscellaneous
1 122 (51.91%) AS400
2 35 (14.89%) Analytical Skills
3 31 (13.19%) Public Cloud
4 18 (7.66%) Greenfield Project
5 17 (7.23%) Data Centre
6 13 (5.53%) Mobile App
7 10 (4.26%) PMI
8 4 (1.70%) NHS
9 2 (0.85%) EMC VMAX
9 2 (0.85%) EMC VNX
9 2 (0.85%) Enterprise Software
9 2 (0.85%) Fat Client
9 2 (0.85%) Thin Client
10 1 (0.43%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
10 1 (0.43%) Driving Licence
10 1 (0.43%) Mainframe
10 1 (0.43%) Management Information System
10 1 (0.43%) N-Tier
10 1 (0.43%) Video Conferencing
10 1 (0.43%) Wiki
Operating Systems
1 57 (24.26%) Windows
2 43 (18.30%) Linux
3 15 (6.38%) Windows Server
4 12 (5.11%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 11 (4.68%) Unix
6 10 (4.26%) OS/400
7 6 (2.55%) Windows Server 2012
8 3 (1.28%) CentOS
8 3 (1.28%) Windows 7
9 2 (0.85%) Solaris
9 2 (0.85%) Windows 10
9 2 (0.85%) Windows Vista
9 2 (0.85%) Windows XP
10 1 (0.43%) AIX
10 1 (0.43%) Ubuntu
10 1 (0.43%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 67 (28.51%) Agile Software Development
2 63 (26.81%) ERP
2 63 (26.81%) ITIL
3 49 (20.85%) SDLC
4 42 (17.87%) Unit Testing
5 32 (13.62%) Waterfall
6 30 (12.77%) DevOps
6 30 (12.77%) E-business
6 30 (12.77%) E-Commerce
7 27 (11.49%) Performance Tuning
8 26 (11.06%) Change Control
8 26 (11.06%) Problem Management
9 25 (10.64%) Incident Management
9 25 (10.64%) Service Delivery
10 23 (9.79%) Trend Analysis
11 22 (9.36%) Continuous Delivery
12 21 (8.94%) Kanban
13 16 (6.81%) Business Intelligence
13 16 (6.81%) High Availability
14 15 (6.38%) Business Analysis
Programming Languages
1 161 (68.51%) SQL
2 115 (48.94%) RPG
3 44 (18.72%) RPG IV
4 39 (16.60%) Java
5 21 (8.94%) JavaScript
6 16 (6.81%) Python
7 15 (6.38%) PHP
8 14 (5.96%) VBA
9 12 (5.11%) ActionScript
9 12 (5.11%) ActionScript 2.0
9 12 (5.11%) VB.NET
10 10 (4.26%) Bash Shell
10 10 (4.26%) Shell Script
11 9 (3.83%) Jython
12 7 (2.98%) C++
13 5 (2.13%) C#
14 4 (1.70%) PowerShell
15 3 (1.28%) RPG/400
16 2 (0.85%) C
16 2 (0.85%) COBOL
Qualifications
1 23 (9.79%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
2 13 (5.53%) Degree
3 10 (4.26%) PMI Certification
3 10 (4.26%) PMP
4 5 (2.13%) CISA
4 5 (2.13%) CISM
5 4 (1.70%) ACCA
5 4 (1.70%) CIPFA
5 4 (1.70%) QiCA
6 2 (0.85%) CREST Certified
7 1 (0.43%) CISSP
7 1 (0.43%) Microsoft Certification
7 1 (0.43%) RHCE
7 1 (0.43%) SC Cleared
7 1 (0.43%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 10 (4.26%) ISO 9001
2 4 (1.70%) Sarbanes-Oxley
2 4 (1.70%) SLA
3 3 (1.28%) QA
4 1 (0.43%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 1 (0.43%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 2 (0.85%) Active Directory
1 2 (0.85%) Hyper-V
1 2 (0.85%) VMware ESXi
1 2 (0.85%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (0.43%) Terminal Services
2 1 (0.43%) vSphere
2 1 (0.43%) XenApp
2 1 (0.43%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 11 (4.68%) Ansible
2 10 (4.26%) Opscode Chef
2 10 (4.26%) Puppet
3 1 (0.43%) Backup Exec
3 1 (0.43%) Cobbler
3 1 (0.43%) Microsoft Clustering
3 1 (0.43%) Red Hat Satellite
3 1 (0.43%) SCCM
Vendors
1 73 (31.06%) IBM
2 44 (18.72%) Microsoft
3 18 (7.66%) VMware
4 14 (5.96%) Cognos
4 14 (5.96%) Infor
5 13 (5.53%) Oracle
6 11 (4.68%) Red Hat
7 9 (3.83%) Misys
8 7 (2.98%) SAP
9 5 (2.13%) Citrix
9 5 (2.13%) JD Edwards
9 5 (2.13%) LANSA
10 4 (1.70%) Cisco
10 4 (1.70%) HP
11 3 (1.28%) EMC
12 2 (0.85%) Dell
12 2 (0.85%) Hitachi
12 2 (0.85%) Intel
12 2 (0.85%) JDA
12 2 (0.85%) MicroStrategy
Winchester, Hampshire
Polar Recruitment
Salary: £50000 - £55000 per annum + + Bonus + Full Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Miller Maxwell Ltd
Salary: From £35,000 to £40,000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
Staines
CPS Group Limited
Salary: £40000 - £55000 per annum + Amazing training & progression
Posted: 12 days ago
Coventry
Hays Specialist Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £38000.00 - £42000.00 per annum
Posted: 13 days ago
Gloucester, Gloucestershire
Sanderson
Salary: £35000.00 - £40000.00 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 15 days ago