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 22 June 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

IBM iSeries
England / South East
3 months to
22 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 372 405 414
Rank change year-on-year +33 +9  
Permanent jobs citing iSeries 22 31 55
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the South East 0.15% 0.17% 0.26%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 0.41% 0.43% 0.67%
Number of salaries quoted 19 31 48
Median salary £35,000 £33,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +6.06% -17.50%  
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £39,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year +1.26% -1.25%  

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 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%  

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
Salary Histogram in the South East

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing iSeries in the South East over the 3 months to 22 June 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 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
Kent +16 11 £35,000 +52.17%
Buckinghamshire -1 5 £41,500 +18.57%
Hampshire +33 3 £45,000 +38.46% 1
Oxfordshire +10 1 £35,000 +20.68%
West Sussex -2 1 £47,000 +5.61%
Berkshire - 1 - -
iSeries
England

For the 6 months to 22 June 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 (56.25%) SQL
2 17 (53.13%) AS400
3 15 (46.88%) Windows
4 13 (40.63%) Linux
4 13 (40.63%) RPG
4 13 (40.63%) RPG IV
5 12 (37.50%) IBM
6 11 (34.38%) VBA
7 10 (31.25%) C++
7 10 (31.25%) Windows Server
8 9 (28.13%) PHP
8 9 (28.13%) ActionScript
8 9 (28.13%) MySQL
8 9 (28.13%) Microsoft Excel
8 9 (28.13%) Cognos
8 9 (28.13%) EDI
8 9 (28.13%) ERP
8 9 (28.13%) Business Intelligence
8 9 (28.13%) Business Analysis
8 9 (28.13%) Disaster Recovery
8 9 (28.13%) EDIFACT
8 9 (28.13%) Pentaho
8 9 (28.13%) ActionScript 2.0
8 9 (28.13%) High Availability
9 7 (21.88%) Firewall
9 7 (21.88%) VMware
9 7 (21.88%) TCP/IP
9 7 (21.88%) SQL Server
9 7 (21.88%) DB2
9 7 (21.88%) .NET

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 2 (6.25%) Apache
1 2 (6.25%) IIS
1 2 (6.25%) MS Exchange
1 2 (6.25%) Tomcat
Applications
1 9 (28.13%) Microsoft Excel
Communications & Networking
1 7 (21.88%) Firewall
1 7 (21.88%) TCP/IP
2 5 (15.63%) HTTP
2 5 (15.63%) SMTP
2 5 (15.63%) Wireless
3 2 (6.25%) VPN
4 1 (3.13%) Network Security
4 1 (3.13%) VoIP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (28.13%) MySQL
1 9 (28.13%) Pentaho
2 7 (21.88%) DB2
2 7 (21.88%) SQL Server
3 5 (15.63%) Relational Database
General
1 6 (18.75%) Finance
Job Titles
1 19 (59.38%) Developer
2 11 (34.38%) AS400 Developer
3 9 (28.13%) RPG Developer
4 5 (15.63%) .NET Developer
4 5 (15.63%) .NET Software Developer
4 5 (15.63%) Analyst
4 5 (15.63%) ASP.NET Developer
4 5 (15.63%) C# .NET Developer
4 5 (15.63%) C# ASP.NET Developer
4 5 (15.63%) C# Developer
4 5 (15.63%) C# Software Developer
4 5 (15.63%) Penetration Tester
4 5 (15.63%) Software Developer
4 5 (15.63%) SQL Developer
4 5 (15.63%) Tester
5 3 (9.38%) Applications Developer
5 3 (9.38%) Support Engineer
6 2 (6.25%) Analyst Programmer
6 2 (6.25%) Consultant
6 2 (6.25%) Programmer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (28.13%) EDI
1 9 (28.13%) EDIFACT
2 7 (21.88%) .NET
3 5 (15.63%) ASP.NET
3 5 (15.63%) ASP.NET MVC
3 5 (15.63%) jQuery
3 5 (15.63%) Middleware
3 5 (15.63%) Twitter Bootstrap
4 2 (6.25%) CSS
4 2 (6.25%) HTML
5 1 (3.13%) POSIX
Miscellaneous
1 17 (53.13%) AS400
2 2 (6.25%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (6.25%) Mobile App
3 1 (3.13%) Data Centre
3 1 (3.13%) Fat Client
3 1 (3.13%) Thin Client
Operating Systems
1 15 (46.88%) Windows
2 13 (40.63%) Linux
3 10 (31.25%) Windows Server
4 5 (15.63%) OS/400
4 5 (15.63%) Solaris
5 2 (6.25%) CentOS
6 1 (3.13%) AIX
6 1 (3.13%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 1 (3.13%) Unix
6 1 (3.13%) Windows 10
6 1 (3.13%) Windows 7
6 1 (3.13%) Windows Server 2008
6 1 (3.13%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (28.13%) Business Analysis
1 9 (28.13%) Business Intelligence
1 9 (28.13%) Disaster Recovery
1 9 (28.13%) ERP
1 9 (28.13%) High Availability
2 6 (18.75%) Project Management
3 5 (15.63%) Agile Software Development
3 5 (15.63%) Content Management
3 5 (15.63%) CRM
3 5 (15.63%) Ethical Hacking
3 5 (15.63%) Information Security
3 5 (15.63%) MVC
3 5 (15.63%) OO
3 5 (15.63%) Penetration Testing
3 5 (15.63%) SDLC
3 5 (15.63%) Social Engineering
4 3 (9.38%) Continuous Improvement
5 2 (6.25%) Problem Management
5 2 (6.25%) Root Cause Analysis
5 2 (6.25%) Time Management
Programming Languages
1 18 (56.25%) SQL
2 13 (40.63%) RPG
2 13 (40.63%) RPG IV
3 11 (34.38%) VBA
4 10 (31.25%) C++
5 9 (28.13%) ActionScript
5 9 (28.13%) ActionScript 2.0
5 9 (28.13%) PHP
6 5 (15.63%) C
6 5 (15.63%) C#
6 5 (15.63%) JavaScript
7 2 (6.25%) RPG/400
7 2 (6.25%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 6 (18.75%) Degree
2 5 (15.63%) CREST Certified
3 1 (3.13%) RHCE
3 1 (3.13%) SC Cleared
3 1 (3.13%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (15.63%) QA
System Software
1 5 (15.63%) VMware ESXi
2 2 (6.25%) Active Directory
3 1 (3.13%) XenApp
3 1 (3.13%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 1 (3.13%) Ansible
1 1 (3.13%) Cobbler
1 1 (3.13%) Opscode Chef
1 1 (3.13%) Puppet
1 1 (3.13%) Red Hat Satellite
1 1 (3.13%) SCCM
Vendors
1 12 (37.50%) IBM
2 9 (28.13%) Cognos
3 7 (21.88%) VMware
4 5 (15.63%) LANSA
5 2 (6.25%) Mercator
5 2 (6.25%) Microsoft
6 1 (3.13%) Cisco
6 1 (3.13%) Citrix
6 1 (3.13%) HP
6 1 (3.13%) JD Edwards
6 1 (3.13%) Red Hat
6 1 (3.13%) SAP
6 1 (3.13%) Wyse
Eastleigh, Hampshire
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