Period
to 23 July 2017

The table below looks at the prevalence of the term AS400 in permanent job vacancies advertised in Kent. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited AS400 over the 6 months to 23 July 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

IBM AS/400
South East > Kent
6 months to
23 Jul 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 90 87 135
Rank change year-on-year -3 +48 +16
Permanent jobs citing AS400 26 56 12
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Kent 1.84% 2.69% 0.59%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 4.96% 7.09% 1.42%
Number of salaries quoted 24 56 12
Kent median annual salary £35,000 £35,000 £33,125
Median salary % change year-on-year - +5.66% -11.67%
South East median annual salary £35,000 £40,000 £39,000
% change year-on-year -12.50% +2.56% -2.50%

AS400 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 Kent with a requirement for generic IT skills.

Generic IT Skills
Kent
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for generic IT skills 524 790 843
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Kent 37.06% 37.96% 41.20%
Number of salaries quoted 438 660 708
Kent median annual salary £37,500 £40,500 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -7.41% +8.00% -6.25%
10th Percentile £24,100 £22,500 £23,000
90th Percentile £57,500 £65,000 £58,750
South East median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £44,000
% change year-on-year - +2.27% +3.53%

AS400
Job Vacancy Trend in Kent

Job postings citing AS400 as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Kent.

Job vacancy trend for AS400 in Kent

AS400
Salary Trend in Kent

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing AS400 in Kent.

Salary trend for AS400 in Kent

AS400
Salary Histogram in Kent

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing AS400 in Kent over the 6 months to 23 July 2017.

Salary histogram for AS400 in Kent

AS400
Job Locations in Kent

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing AS400 within the Kent region over the 6 months to 23 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
Chatham +4 9 £24,000 -22.58%
Tunbridge Wells - 2 - -
Canterbury -6 1 £27,500 -
AS400
South East

For the 6 months to 23 July 2017, 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 Kent region with a requirement for AS400.

1 24 (92.31%) Windows
2 16 (61.54%) SQL
3 15 (57.69%) RPG
4 14 (53.85%) VBA
4 14 (53.85%) Linux
4 14 (53.85%) ERP
4 14 (53.85%) IBM
4 14 (53.85%) iSeries
4 14 (53.85%) RPG IV
4 14 (53.85%) Windows Server
5 13 (50.00%) Business Intelligence
5 13 (50.00%) EDI
6 12 (46.15%) Microsoft Excel
6 12 (46.15%) Cognos
6 12 (46.15%) MySQL
6 12 (46.15%) ActionScript
6 12 (46.15%) PHP
6 12 (46.15%) EDIFACT
6 12 (46.15%) Disaster Recovery
6 12 (46.15%) ActionScript 2.0
6 12 (46.15%) High Availability
6 12 (46.15%) Pentaho
6 12 (46.15%) Business Analysis
7 10 (38.46%) Active Directory
8 8 (30.77%) Network Monitoring
9 7 (26.92%) A+ Certification
9 7 (26.92%) MCP
10 5 (19.23%) Citrix
11 4 (15.38%) Microsoft
12 3 (11.54%) TCP/IP

AS400
Co-occurring IT Skills in Kent 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 2 (7.69%) Apache
1 2 (7.69%) IIS
1 2 (7.69%) MS Exchange
1 2 (7.69%) Tomcat
Applications
1 12 (46.15%) Microsoft Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (3.85%) Dynamics AX
Communications & Networking
1 3 (11.54%) TCP/IP
2 2 (7.69%) Firewall
2 2 (7.69%) VPN
3 1 (3.85%) DHCP
3 1 (3.85%) DNS
3 1 (3.85%) Remote Desktop
3 1 (3.85%) SAN
3 1 (3.85%) SMTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 12 (46.15%) MySQL
1 12 (46.15%) Pentaho
2 3 (11.54%) DB2
3 2 (7.69%) SQL Server
4 1 (3.85%) DTS
4 1 (3.85%) SQL Server 2008
4 1 (3.85%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 1 (3.85%) JIRA
General
1 1 (3.85%) Finance
1 1 (3.85%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 13 (50.00%) Developer
2 12 (46.15%) AS400 Developer
2 12 (46.15%) RPG Developer
3 7 (26.92%) IT Technician
3 7 (26.92%) Support Technician
4 6 (23.08%) IT Support
4 6 (23.08%) IT Support Technician
5 4 (15.38%) 1st Line Support
5 4 (15.38%) 2nd Line Support
6 3 (11.54%) 1st Line Support Technician
6 3 (11.54%) 1st/2nd Line Support
6 3 (11.54%) 1st/2nd Line Support Technician
6 3 (11.54%) 2nd Line Support Technician
7 2 (7.69%) Administrator
7 2 (7.69%) Analyst
7 2 (7.69%) AS400 Administrator
7 2 (7.69%) AS400 Support
7 2 (7.69%) Support Engineer
8 1 (3.85%) Analyst Programmer
8 1 (3.85%) Server Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 13 (50.00%) EDI
2 12 (46.15%) EDIFACT
3 3 (11.54%) .NET
4 1 (3.85%) CSS
4 1 (3.85%) HTML
Miscellaneous
1 14 (53.85%) iSeries
2 1 (3.85%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 24 (92.31%) Windows
2 14 (53.85%) Linux
2 14 (53.85%) Windows Server
3 2 (7.69%) CentOS
3 2 (7.69%) Windows 10
3 2 (7.69%) Windows 7
3 2 (7.69%) Windows Server 2008
4 1 (3.85%) Windows 8
4 1 (3.85%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 14 (53.85%) ERP
2 13 (50.00%) Business Intelligence
3 12 (46.15%) Business Analysis
3 12 (46.15%) Disaster Recovery
3 12 (46.15%) High Availability
4 8 (30.77%) Network Monitoring
5 2 (7.69%) Problem Management
5 2 (7.69%) Root Cause Analysis
6 1 (3.85%) Migration
6 1 (3.85%) MVC
6 1 (3.85%) System Testing
6 1 (3.85%) TDD
6 1 (3.85%) Unit Testing
Programming Languages
1 16 (61.54%) SQL
2 15 (57.69%) RPG
3 14 (53.85%) RPG IV
3 14 (53.85%) VBA
4 12 (46.15%) ActionScript
4 12 (46.15%) ActionScript 2.0
4 12 (46.15%) PHP
5 2 (7.69%) RPG/400
5 2 (7.69%) VB.NET
6 1 (3.85%) C#
6 1 (3.85%) PL/SQL
6 1 (3.85%) PowerShell
6 1 (3.85%) R
6 1 (3.85%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 7 (26.92%) A+ Certification
1 7 (26.92%) MCP
2 1 (3.85%) MCSA
2 1 (3.85%) Microsoft Certification
System Software
1 10 (38.46%) Active Directory
2 1 (3.85%) Terminal Services
Systems Management
1 1 (3.85%) Backup Exec
1 1 (3.85%) SCCM
Vendors
1 14 (53.85%) IBM
2 12 (46.15%) Cognos
3 5 (19.23%) Citrix
4 4 (15.38%) Microsoft
5 2 (7.69%) Mercator
6 1 (3.85%) Avaya
6 1 (3.85%) Cisco
6 1 (3.85%) Infor
6 1 (3.85%) JD Edwards
6 1 (3.85%) LANDesk
6 1 (3.85%) Oracle
6 1 (3.85%) Remedy
6 1 (3.85%) ServiceNow
Ashford, Kent
1st Choice Computer Appointments Ltd
Salary: From £30,000 to £35,000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
Kent
Ashdown IT
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago