The table below looks at the prevalence of the term iSeries in permanent job vacancies advertised in Southampton. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited iSeries over the 3 months to 23 March 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
23 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
IBM iSeries
Hampshire / Southampton
Rank - 85 75
Permanent jobs citing iSeries 0 5 17
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Southampton - 0.64% 1.79%
As % of the Miscellaneous category - 2.25% 4.45%
Number of salaries quoted 0 5 17
Median salary - £22,500 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - -35.71%  
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 Southampton with a requirement for generic IT skills.

Generic IT Skills
Southampton
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for generic IT skills 207 222 382
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Southampton 33.82% 28.24% 40.25%
Number of salaries quoted 186 204 304
Median salary £40,000 £40,000 £39,500
Median salary % change year-on-year - +1.26%  
90% offered a salary of more than £26,000 £25,000 £27,950
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £68,500 £55,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year - +6.25%  

iSeries
Job Vacancy Trend in Southampton

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Southampton 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 Southampton

iSeries
Salary Trend in Southampton

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

Salary trend for iSeries in Southampton