Period
to 17 November 2017

The table below looks at the prevalence of the term iSeries in permanent job vacancies advertised in the South East. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited iSeries over the 6 months to 17 November 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

IBM iSeries
England > South East
6 months to
17 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 531 536 586
Rank change year-on-year +5 +50 +18
Permanent jobs citing iSeries 28 62 68
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the South East 0.091% 0.18% 0.16%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 0.24% 0.46% 0.40%
Number of salaries quoted 22 57 65
South East median annual salary £43,750 £45,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -2.78% +12.50% -
10th Percentile £35,000 £22,000 £29,900
90th Percentile £53,725 £62,250 £60,250
England median annual salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year +6.25% - -2.74%

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 South East with a requirement for generic IT skills.

All Generic IT Skills
South East
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for generic IT skills 11722 13581 16950
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the South East 38.30% 38.59% 39.55%
Number of salaries quoted 9635 11179 13743
South East median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £44,500
Median salary % change year-on-year - +1.12% +4.71%
10th Percentile £26,000 £26,250 £25,625
90th Percentile £68,750 £68,750 £67,500
England median annual salary £50,000 £50,000 £47,500
% change year-on-year - +5.26% +3.26%

iSeries
Job Vacancy Trend in the South East

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

Job vacancy trend for iSeries in the South East

iSeries
Salary Trend in the South East

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

Salary trend for iSeries in the South East

iSeries
Salary Histogram in the South East

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing iSeries in the South East over the 6 months to 17 November 2017.

Salary histogram for iSeries in the South East

iSeries
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 iSeries within the South East region over the 6 months to 17 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
Thames Valley +25 9 £45,000 +20.00%
Berkshire +42 8 £45,000 -
Kent +7 6 £35,000 +52.17%
Hampshire +5 5 £45,000 - 1
West Sussex -17 4 £47,000 -4.08%
Surrey - 4 £47,500 -
Buckinghamshire +15 1 £41,500 -20.95%
iSeries
England

For the 6 months to 17 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 South East region with a requirement for iSeries.

1 15 (53.57%) IBM
2 12 (42.86%) Project Management
3 11 (39.29%) AS400
3 11 (39.29%) VMware
3 11 (39.29%) RPG
4 10 (35.71%) SQL
4 10 (35.71%) Linux
4 10 (35.71%) Degree
5 9 (32.14%) Windows
6 8 (28.57%) Solaris
6 8 (28.57%) Middleware
6 8 (28.57%) SMTP
6 8 (28.57%) HTTP
6 8 (28.57%) TCP/IP
6 8 (28.57%) Firewall
6 8 (28.57%) Wireless
6 8 (28.57%) QA
6 8 (28.57%) Information Security
6 8 (28.57%) Content Management
6 8 (28.57%) Ethical Hacking
6 8 (28.57%) Penetration Testing
6 8 (28.57%) Spreadsheet
6 8 (28.57%) RPG IV
6 8 (28.57%) VMware ESXi
6 8 (28.57%) Social Engineering
6 8 (28.57%) SDLC
6 8 (28.57%) Cryptanalysis
6 8 (28.57%) Presales
6 8 (28.57%) Windows Server
7 6 (21.43%) Disaster Recovery

iSeries
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:

Applications
1 8 (28.57%) Spreadsheet
2 6 (21.43%) Microsoft Excel
Cloud Services
1 2 (7.14%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 8 (28.57%) Firewall
1 8 (28.57%) HTTP
1 8 (28.57%) SMTP
1 8 (28.57%) TCP/IP
1 8 (28.57%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (21.43%) MySQL
1 6 (21.43%) Pentaho
2 2 (7.14%) SQL Server
3 1 (3.57%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 3 (10.71%) Eclipse
General
1 3 (10.71%) Finance
2 1 (3.57%) Back Office
Job Titles
1 12 (42.86%) Developer
2 8 (28.57%) Consultant
2 8 (28.57%) IT Consultant
2 8 (28.57%) IT Security Consultant
2 8 (28.57%) Security Consultant
3 7 (25.00%) AS400 Developer
4 6 (21.43%) RPG Developer
5 4 (14.29%) Analyst
6 3 (10.71%) Senior Developer
7 2 (7.14%) Analyst Developer
7 2 (7.14%) AS400 Support
7 2 (7.14%) Infrastructure Engineer
7 2 (7.14%) Infrastructure Support
7 2 (7.14%) Infrastructure Support Engineer
7 2 (7.14%) Linux Engineer
7 2 (7.14%) Support Engineer
8 1 (3.57%) IT Analyst
8 1 (3.57%) IT Infrastructure Analyst
8 1 (3.57%) Network Manager
8 1 (3.57%) Unix Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (28.57%) Middleware
2 6 (21.43%) EDI
2 6 (21.43%) EDIFACT
3 2 (7.14%) CSS
3 2 (7.14%) HTML
4 1 (3.57%) POSIX
Miscellaneous
1 11 (39.29%) AS400
2 2 (7.14%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (7.14%) Data Centre
3 1 (3.57%) Blackberry
3 1 (3.57%) Driving Licence
3 1 (3.57%) Fat Client
3 1 (3.57%) iPad
3 1 (3.57%) iPhone
3 1 (3.57%) Mainframe
3 1 (3.57%) Thin Client
Operating Systems
1 10 (35.71%) Linux
2 9 (32.14%) Windows
3 8 (28.57%) Solaris
3 8 (28.57%) Windows Server
4 4 (14.29%) Unix
5 3 (10.71%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 3 (10.71%) Windows Server 2008
6 2 (7.14%) Windows Server 2012
7 1 (3.57%) AIX
7 1 (3.57%) OS/400
7 1 (3.57%) Windows 8
7 1 (3.57%) Windows Mobile
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (42.86%) Project Management
2 8 (28.57%) Content Management
2 8 (28.57%) Cryptanalysis
2 8 (28.57%) Ethical Hacking
2 8 (28.57%) Information Security
2 8 (28.57%) Penetration Testing
2 8 (28.57%) Presales
2 8 (28.57%) SDLC
2 8 (28.57%) Social Engineering
3 6 (21.43%) Business Analysis
3 6 (21.43%) Business Intelligence
3 6 (21.43%) Disaster Recovery
3 6 (21.43%) ERP
3 6 (21.43%) High Availability
3 6 (21.43%) Mentoring
4 5 (17.86%) ITIL
5 3 (10.71%) Continuous Improvement
6 2 (7.14%) Coaching
6 2 (7.14%) Patch Management
6 2 (7.14%) Service Management
Programming Languages
1 11 (39.29%) RPG
2 10 (35.71%) SQL
3 8 (28.57%) RPG IV
4 6 (21.43%) ActionScript
4 6 (21.43%) ActionScript 2.0
4 6 (21.43%) PHP
4 6 (21.43%) VBA
5 3 (10.71%) Java
6 2 (7.14%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 10 (35.71%) Degree
2 1 (3.57%) MCSA
2 1 (3.57%) Microsoft Certification
2 1 (3.57%) RHCE
2 1 (3.57%) SC Cleared
2 1 (3.57%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (28.57%) QA
2 1 (3.57%) PMBOK
System Software
1 8 (28.57%) VMware ESXi
2 1 (3.57%) Active Directory
2 1 (3.57%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (3.57%) XenApp
2 1 (3.57%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 3 (10.71%) Ansible
1 3 (10.71%) Opscode Chef
1 3 (10.71%) Puppet
2 1 (3.57%) Cobbler
2 1 (3.57%) Red Hat Satellite
2 1 (3.57%) SCCM
Vendors
1 15 (53.57%) IBM
2 11 (39.29%) VMware
3 6 (21.43%) Cognos
4 3 (10.71%) Red Hat
5 1 (3.57%) Cisco
5 1 (3.57%) Citrix
5 1 (3.57%) HP
5 1 (3.57%) LANDesk
5 1 (3.57%) LANSA
5 1 (3.57%) Microsoft
5 1 (3.57%) Wyse