The table below looks at the prevalence of the term AS400 in permanent job vacancies advertised in the South East. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited AS400 over the 3 months to 22 June 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

IBM AS/400
England / South East
3 months to
22 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 361 378 411
Rank change year-on-year +17 +33  
Permanent jobs citing AS400 33 58 58
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the South East 0.23% 0.32% 0.27%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 0.61% 0.80% 0.70%
Number of salaries quoted 22 55 57
Median salary £35,000 £39,000 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -10.25% +4.00%  
90% offered a salary of more than £25,150 £27,500 £34,000
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £47,500 £57,500
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

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 the South East with a requirement for generic IT skills.

Generic IT Skills
South East
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for generic IT skills 5375 7292 8253
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in the South East 36.84% 39.64% 38.66%
Number of salaries quoted 4465 6036 6436
Median salary £45,000 £45,000 £44,500
Median salary % change year-on-year - +1.12%  
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,500 £27,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £65,000 £65,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year - +6.25%  

AS400
Job Vacancy Trend in the South East

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in the South East citing AS400 as a proportion of all permanent or contract IT jobs with a match in the Miscellaneous category.

Job vacancy trend for AS400 in the South East

AS400
Salary Trend in the South East

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

Salary trend for AS400 in the South East

AS400
Salary Histogram in the South East

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing AS400 in the South East over the 3 months to 22 June 2017.

Salary histogram for AS400 in the South East

AS400
Job Locations in the South East

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing AS400 within the South East 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
Hampshire +44 14 £45,000 -
Kent -12 14 £35,000 -
Buckinghamshire -6 2 £41,500 -51.17%
West Sussex +1 1 £47,000 +20.51%
Oxfordshire - 1 £35,000 -
AS400
England

For the 6 months to 22 June 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 South East region with a requirement for AS400.

1 33 (60.00%) RPG
2 32 (58.18%) RPG IV
3 26 (47.27%) Windows
4 21 (38.18%) Finance
5 17 (30.91%) iSeries
5 17 (30.91%) SQL
6 13 (23.64%) Linux
6 13 (23.64%) Windows Server
7 12 (21.82%) VBA
7 12 (21.82%) Active Directory
8 11 (20.00%) IBM
8 11 (20.00%) ERP
9 10 (18.18%) Business Intelligence
9 10 (18.18%) PHP
9 10 (18.18%) MySQL
9 10 (18.18%) ActionScript
9 10 (18.18%) Microsoft Excel
9 10 (18.18%) Cognos
9 10 (18.18%) EDI
9 10 (18.18%) Pentaho
9 10 (18.18%) ActionScript 2.0
9 10 (18.18%) High Availability
9 10 (18.18%) Business Analysis
9 10 (18.18%) Disaster Recovery
9 10 (18.18%) EDIFACT
10 9 (16.36%) Citrix
11 8 (14.55%) Network Monitoring
11 8 (14.55%) Analytical Skills
12 7 (12.73%) A+ Certification
12 7 (12.73%) MCP

AS400
Co-occurring IT Skills in the South East 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 (3.64%) Apache
1 2 (3.64%) IIS
1 2 (3.64%) MS Exchange
1 2 (3.64%) Tomcat
Applications
1 10 (18.18%) Microsoft Excel
2 1 (1.82%) Microsoft Office
Business Applications
1 1 (1.82%) Dynamics AX
Communications & Networking
1 3 (5.45%) TCP/IP
2 2 (3.64%) Firewall
2 2 (3.64%) VPN
3 1 (1.82%) DHCP
3 1 (1.82%) DNS
3 1 (1.82%) Network Security
3 1 (1.82%) Remote Desktop
3 1 (1.82%) SAN
3 1 (1.82%) SMTP
3 1 (1.82%) VoIP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (18.18%) MySQL
1 10 (18.18%) Pentaho
2 5 (9.09%) SQL Server
3 4 (7.27%) DB2
4 2 (3.64%) DTS
4 2 (3.64%) Relational Database
4 2 (3.64%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 1 (1.82%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 1 (1.82%) JIRA
1 1 (1.82%) Selenium
1 1 (1.82%) WebDriver
General
1 21 (38.18%) Finance
2 4 (7.27%) Back Office
2 4 (7.27%) Marketing
3 1 (1.82%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 32 (58.18%) Developer
2 30 (54.55%) AS400 Developer
3 28 (50.91%) RPG Developer
4 8 (14.55%) Analyst
5 7 (12.73%) IT Technician
6 4 (7.27%) Active Directory Technician
6 4 (7.27%) Citrix Technician
6 4 (7.27%) Support Technician
7 3 (5.45%) Analyst Programmer
7 3 (5.45%) IT Support
7 3 (5.45%) IT Support Technician
7 3 (5.45%) Programmer
7 3 (5.45%) Support Engineer
8 2 (3.64%) .NET Developer
8 2 (3.64%) 1st Line Support
8 2 (3.64%) Administrator
8 2 (3.64%) Analyst Developer
8 2 (3.64%) AS400 Administrator
8 2 (3.64%) AS400 Support
8 2 (3.64%) Service Desk Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10 (18.18%) EDI
1 10 (18.18%) EDIFACT
2 6 (10.91%) HTML
3 5 (9.09%) CSS
4 4 (7.27%) .NET
5 1 (1.82%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 17 (30.91%) iSeries
2 8 (14.55%) Analytical Skills
3 2 (3.64%) Mobile App
4 1 (1.82%) Data Centre
4 1 (1.82%) Fat Client
4 1 (1.82%) Thin Client
Operating Systems
1 26 (47.27%) Windows
2 13 (23.64%) Linux
2 13 (23.64%) Windows Server
3 3 (5.45%) Windows 10
3 3 (5.45%) Windows 7
3 3 (5.45%) Windows Server 2008
4 2 (3.64%) CentOS
4 2 (3.64%) OS/400
4 2 (3.64%) Windows Server 2012
5 1 (1.82%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (20.00%) ERP
2 10 (18.18%) Business Analysis
2 10 (18.18%) Business Intelligence
2 10 (18.18%) Disaster Recovery
2 10 (18.18%) High Availability
3 8 (14.55%) Network Monitoring
4 4 (7.27%) B2C
4 4 (7.27%) E-Commerce
5 2 (3.64%) Continuous Improvement
5 2 (3.64%) Migration
5 2 (3.64%) MVC
5 2 (3.64%) OO
5 2 (3.64%) OOP
5 2 (3.64%) Problem Management
5 2 (3.64%) Root Cause Analysis
5 2 (3.64%) Stakeholder Management
5 2 (3.64%) System Testing
5 2 (3.64%) TDD
5 2 (3.64%) Time Management
5 2 (3.64%) Unit Testing
Programming Languages
1 33 (60.00%) RPG
2 32 (58.18%) RPG IV
3 17 (30.91%) SQL
4 12 (21.82%) VBA
5 10 (18.18%) ActionScript
5 10 (18.18%) ActionScript 2.0
5 10 (18.18%) PHP
6 5 (9.09%) JavaScript
7 3 (5.45%) C#
8 2 (3.64%) PL/SQL
8 2 (3.64%) R
8 2 (3.64%) RPG/400
8 2 (3.64%) T-SQL
8 2 (3.64%) VB.NET
9 1 (1.82%) Java
9 1 (1.82%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 7 (12.73%) A+ Certification
1 7 (12.73%) MCP
2 1 (1.82%) Degree
2 1 (1.82%) MCSA
2 1 (1.82%) Microsoft Certification
System Software
1 12 (21.82%) Active Directory
2 1 (1.82%) Terminal Services
2 1 (1.82%) XenApp
2 1 (1.82%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 2 (3.64%) SCCM
2 1 (1.82%) Backup Exec
Vendors
1 11 (20.00%) IBM
2 10 (18.18%) Cognos
3 9 (16.36%) Citrix
4 5 (9.09%) Microsoft
5 4 (7.27%) hybris
6 2 (3.64%) Cisco
6 2 (3.64%) LANSA
6 2 (3.64%) Mercator
6 2 (3.64%) Oracle
7 1 (1.82%) Avaya
7 1 (1.82%) HP
7 1 (1.82%) Infor
7 1 (1.82%) JD Edwards
7 1 (1.82%) LANDesk
7 1 (1.82%) Remedy
7 1 (1.82%) ServiceNow
7 1 (1.82%) VMware
7 1 (1.82%) Wyse