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 3 months to 27 March 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

IBM iSeries
England / South East
3 months to
27 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 379 430 424
Rank change year-on-year +51 -6  
Permanent jobs citing iSeries 10 28 41
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the South East 0.067% 0.15% 0.20%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 0.19% 0.37% 0.53%
Number of salaries quoted 5 26 27
Median salary £32,000 £40,000 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -20.00% +14.28%  
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £40,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year - -5.88%  

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 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 5140 7652 7703
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in the South East 34.48% 39.70% 36.84%
Number of salaries quoted 4170 6330 6033
Median salary £45,000 £45,000 £43,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - +4.65%  
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,500 £26,500
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%  

iSeries
Job Vacancy Trend in the South East

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

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
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 3 months to 27 March 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
Berkshire +42 5 - -
Kent +26 5 £32,000 -26.85% 1
iSeries
England

iSeries
Top 30 Co-occurring IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 27 March 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 18 (62.07%) Finance
2 12 (41.38%) Middleware
2 12 (41.38%) Agile Software Development
3 11 (37.93%) C++
3 11 (37.93%) SQL
3 11 (37.93%) IBM
4 9 (31.03%) C
4 9 (31.03%) DB2
4 9 (31.03%) ITIL
4 9 (31.03%) Project Management
4 9 (31.03%) VMware
5 8 (27.59%) MVC
5 8 (27.59%) ASP.NET
5 8 (27.59%) C#
5 8 (27.59%) .NET
5 8 (27.59%) jQuery
5 8 (27.59%) ASP.NET MVC
6 7 (24.14%) WebSphere
6 7 (24.14%) Degree
6 7 (24.14%) XML
6 7 (24.14%) WebSphere MQ
7 6 (20.69%) ETL
7 6 (20.69%) Firewall
7 6 (20.69%) Wireless
7 6 (20.69%) VMware ESX
7 6 (20.69%) Information Security
7 6 (20.69%) XML Messaging
7 6 (20.69%) RPG
7 6 (20.69%) Oracle
7 6 (20.69%) SQL Server

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:

Application Platforms
1 7 (24.14%) WebSphere
Cloud Services
1 1 (3.45%) Basecamp
1 1 (3.45%) Google Analytics
Communications & Networking
1 6 (20.69%) Firewall
1 6 (20.69%) HTTP
1 6 (20.69%) SMTP
1 6 (20.69%) TCP/IP
1 6 (20.69%) Wireless
2 3 (10.34%) LAN
2 3 (10.34%) MPLS
2 3 (10.34%) SAN
2 3 (10.34%) VPN
2 3 (10.34%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (31.03%) DB2
2 6 (20.69%) SQL Server
3 1 (3.45%) Data Mining
3 1 (3.45%) Endeca
3 1 (3.45%) QlikView
Development Applications
1 3 (10.34%) Visual Studio
2 1 (3.45%) SoapUI
2 1 (3.45%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 18 (62.07%) Finance
2 3 (10.34%) Back Office
2 3 (10.34%) Telecoms
3 1 (3.45%) Automotive
3 1 (3.45%) Games
3 1 (3.45%) Retail
Job Titles
1 8 (27.59%) .NET Developer
1 8 (27.59%) Analyst
1 8 (27.59%) Applications Support
1 8 (27.59%) Applications Support Analyst
1 8 (27.59%) ASP.NET Developer
1 8 (27.59%) C# .NET Developer
1 8 (27.59%) C# ASP.NET Developer
1 8 (27.59%) C# Developer
1 8 (27.59%) Developer
1 8 (27.59%) Support Analyst
2 6 (20.69%) Penetration Tester
2 6 (20.69%) Tester
3 5 (17.24%) .NET Software Developer
3 5 (17.24%) C# Software Developer
3 5 (17.24%) Software Developer
3 5 (17.24%) SQL Developer
4 3 (10.34%) IBM Storage Engineer
4 3 (10.34%) Infrastructure Manager
4 3 (10.34%) Network Infrastructure Manager
4 3 (10.34%) Network Infrastructure Project Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 12 (41.38%) Middleware
2 8 (27.59%) .NET
2 8 (27.59%) ASP.NET
2 8 (27.59%) ASP.NET MVC
2 8 (27.59%) jQuery
3 7 (24.14%) WebSphere MQ
3 7 (24.14%) XML
4 6 (20.69%) XML Messaging
5 5 (17.24%) Twitter Bootstrap
6 4 (13.79%) HTML
Miscellaneous
1 6 (20.69%) Data Centre
2 5 (17.24%) Analytical Skills
3 4 (13.79%) AS400
3 4 (13.79%) Mainframe
4 1 (3.45%) Computer Science
4 1 (3.45%) Enterprise Software
4 1 (3.45%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 6 (20.69%) Solaris
2 4 (13.79%) Unix
2 4 (13.79%) Windows
3 3 (10.34%) Windows Server
3 3 (10.34%) Windows Server 2008
3 3 (10.34%) Windows Server 2012
4 2 (6.90%) Linux
5 1 (3.45%) OS/390
5 1 (3.45%) zOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (41.38%) Agile Software Development
2 9 (31.03%) ITIL
2 9 (31.03%) Project Management
3 8 (27.59%) MVC
4 6 (20.69%) Content Management
4 6 (20.69%) CRM
4 6 (20.69%) Ethical Hacking
4 6 (20.69%) ETL
4 6 (20.69%) Information Security
4 6 (20.69%) Penetration Testing
4 6 (20.69%) SDLC
4 6 (20.69%) Social Engineering
4 6 (20.69%) Waterfall
5 3 (10.34%) Planning and Forecasting
5 3 (10.34%) PRINCE2
5 3 (10.34%) Project Planning
5 3 (10.34%) RAD
5 3 (10.34%) Regulatory Compliance
5 3 (10.34%) Root Cause Analysis
5 3 (10.34%) Service Management
Programming Languages
1 11 (37.93%) C++
1 11 (37.93%) SQL
2 9 (31.03%) C
3 8 (27.59%) C#
4 6 (20.69%) RPG
4 6 (20.69%) RPG IV
5 3 (10.34%) JavaScript
6 1 (3.45%) Java
Qualifications
1 7 (24.14%) Degree
2 6 (20.69%) CREST Certified
3 1 (3.45%) HNC
3 1 (3.45%) HND
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (20.69%) QA
2 3 (10.34%) PMBOK
System Software
1 6 (20.69%) VMware ESX
2 3 (10.34%) VMware Infrastructure
2 3 (10.34%) XenApp
2 3 (10.34%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 3 (10.34%) SCCM
Vendors
1 11 (37.93%) IBM
2 9 (31.03%) VMware
3 6 (20.69%) Oracle
4 3 (10.34%) Cisco
4 3 (10.34%) Citrix
5 1 (3.45%) Coremetrics
5 1 (3.45%) Google
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