Period
to 23 February 2018

The table below looks at the prevalence of the term AS400 in permanent job vacancies. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited AS400 over the 6 months to 23 February 2018 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

IBM AS/400
UK
6 months to
23 Feb 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 1021 840 789
Rank change year-on-year -181 -51 +107
Permanent jobs citing AS400 178 336 555
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.10% 0.19% 0.26%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 0.24% 0.47% 0.62%
Number of salaries quoted 148 283 454
UK median annual salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
10th Percentile £21,250 £25,000 £27,000
90th Percentile £62,500 £53,750 £65,000
UK excluding London median annual salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

AS400 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 with a requirement for generic IT skills.

All Generic IT Skills
UK
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for generic IT skills 73,379 71,366 89,489
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 41.64% 40.66% 42.35%
Number of salaries quoted 57,836 58,307 71,909
UK median annual salary £50,000 £50,000 £48,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - +4.17% +6.67%
10th Percentile £27,500 £27,500 £27,500
90th Percentile £82,500 £81,000 £80,000
UK excluding London median annual salary £43,000 £42,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year +1.18% - +6.25%

AS400
Job Vacancy Trend

Job postings citing AS400 as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised.

Job vacancy trend for AS400 in the UK

AS400
Salary Trend

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

Salary trend for AS400 in the UK

AS400
Salary Histogram

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing AS400 over the 6 months to 23 February 2018.

Salary histogram for AS400 in the UK

AS400
Top 14 Job Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing AS400 within the UK over the 6 months to 23 February 2018. 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
England -146 150 £40,000 - 28
UK excluding London -114 136 £40,000 - 24
Midlands +19 43 £39,000 -10.86% 8
North of England -36 34 £38,500 -3.75% 8
Yorkshire +47 32 £38,500 +14.93% 3
London -31 29 £45,000 -2.70% 5
South East -44 27 £40,000 +14.29% 2
West Midlands -1 23 £25,000 -44.44% 5
East Midlands +11 20 £45,000 +18.42% 3
South West -20 11 £39,500 -4.82% 1
Wales +11 10 £40,000 -
Scotland -36 6 £45,000 +100.00% 1
East of England -24 5 £32,500 -7.14% 4
North West -78 2 - - 5

For the 6 months to 23 February 2018, IT jobs citing AS400 also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all permanent job ads with a requirement for AS400.

1 73 (41.01%) SQL
2 72 (40.45%) RPG
3 57 (32.02%) Windows
3 57 (32.02%) iSeries
4 51 (28.65%) IBM
5 47 (26.40%) RPG IV
6 30 (16.85%) Finance
6 30 (16.85%) Linux
7 28 (15.73%) Microsoft
8 27 (15.17%) ITIL
9 26 (14.61%) JavaScript
9 26 (14.61%) JD Edwards
10 23 (12.92%) Analytical Skills
11 20 (11.24%) HTML
11 20 (11.24%) Java
11 20 (11.24%) CSS
12 19 (10.67%) Oracle
12 19 (10.67%) SQL Server
12 19 (10.67%) AIX
12 19 (10.67%) Degree
12 19 (10.67%) WebSphere
13 17 (9.55%) ERP
14 16 (8.99%) Unix
14 16 (8.99%) Firewall
14 16 (8.99%) Windows Server
15 15 (8.43%) VMware
15 15 (8.43%) Business Intelligence
15 15 (8.43%) Project Management
16 14 (7.87%) EDI
16 14 (7.87%) WebLogic

AS400
Co-occurring IT Skills 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 19 (10.67%) WebSphere
2 14 (7.87%) WebLogic
3 8 (4.49%) Oracle Application Server
3 8 (4.49%) Oracle UPK
3 8 (4.49%) WebSphere Application Server
4 6 (3.37%) Tomcat
5 4 (2.25%) CMS
6 3 (1.69%) IBM Notes
6 3 (1.69%) SharePoint
7 1 (0.56%) Apache
7 1 (0.56%) Apache Spark
7 1 (0.56%) CICS
7 1 (0.56%) Exchange Server 2003
7 1 (0.56%) Exchange Server 2010
7 1 (0.56%) MQSeries
7 1 (0.56%) MS Exchange
7 1 (0.56%) SharePoint 2013
Applications
1 6 (3.37%) Microsoft Office
2 2 (1.12%) Microsoft Excel
2 2 (1.12%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 8 (4.49%) JDE EnterpriseOne
2 6 (3.37%) Dynamics AX
2 6 (3.37%) Dynamics CRM
2 6 (3.37%) NetSuite
3 5 (2.81%) Dynamics NAV
3 5 (2.81%) Lawson
3 5 (2.81%) Oracle Procure-to-Pay
4 1 (0.56%) Infor M3
4 1 (0.56%) JDE OneWorld
4 1 (0.56%) Retail-J
4 1 (0.56%) SAP Hybris
4 1 (0.56%) SAP R/3
4 1 (0.56%) Unit4 Business World
Cloud Services
1 6 (3.37%) SaaS
2 5 (2.81%) Cloud Computing
3 4 (2.25%) Office 365
4 2 (1.12%) G Suite
Communications & Networking
1 16 (8.99%) Firewall
2 8 (4.49%) TCP/IP
3 6 (3.37%) SAN
4 4 (2.25%) DHCP
4 4 (2.25%) DNS
4 4 (2.25%) LAN
4 4 (2.25%) WAN
5 3 (1.69%) Network Security
6 2 (1.12%) Wi-Fi
7 1 (0.56%) PBX
7 1 (0.56%) Structured Cabling
7 1 (0.56%) Unified Communications
7 1 (0.56%) VLAN
7 1 (0.56%) VoIP
7 1 (0.56%) VSAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 19 (10.67%) SQL Server
2 10 (5.62%) DB2
3 9 (5.06%) Oracle Reports
4 8 (4.49%) DB2 UDB
5 6 (3.37%) BusinessObjects
6 4 (2.25%) Data Warehouse
6 4 (2.25%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 3 (1.69%) SQL Server Reporting Services
8 2 (1.12%) Power BI
8 2 (1.12%) RDBMS
8 2 (1.12%) Relational Database
8 2 (1.12%) SQL Server 2012
9 1 (0.56%) Big Data
9 1 (0.56%) Crystal Reports
9 1 (0.56%) Hadoop
9 1 (0.56%) MS Access
9 1 (0.56%) NonStop SQL
9 1 (0.56%) Pentaho
9 1 (0.56%) SAP BW
9 1 (0.56%) SQL Server 2000
Development Applications
1 6 (3.37%) ERwin
2 3 (1.69%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 30 (16.85%) Finance
2 12 (6.74%) Manufacturing
3 11 (6.18%) Retail
4 7 (3.93%) Telecoms
5 6 (3.37%) Banking
6 3 (1.69%) Advertising
7 2 (1.12%) Front Office
7 2 (1.12%) Legal
8 1 (0.56%) Automotive
8 1 (0.56%) Financial Institution
8 1 (0.56%) Investment Banking
8 1 (0.56%) Law
Job Titles
1 67 (37.64%) Analyst
2 36 (20.22%) Developer
3 29 (16.29%) Programmer
3 29 (16.29%) RPG Developer
4 26 (14.61%) Analyst Programmer
4 26 (14.61%) RPG Analyst Programmer
4 26 (14.61%) RPG Programmer
5 23 (12.92%) AS400 Developer
6 20 (11.24%) AS400 Analyst Programmer
6 20 (11.24%) AS400 Programmer
6 20 (11.24%) Consultant
7 15 (8.43%) Administrator
8 12 (6.74%) Support Analyst
9 11 (6.18%) Systems Administrator
10 10 (5.62%) Operations Analyst
11 9 (5.06%) SQL Developer
12 8 (4.49%) AS400 Support
12 8 (4.49%) JDE Consultant
12 8 (4.49%) Professional Services Consultant
12 8 (4.49%) Technical Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 20 (11.24%) CSS
1 20 (11.24%) HTML
2 14 (7.87%) EDI
3 8 (4.49%) WebCenter
3 8 (4.49%) XML
4 7 (3.93%) J2EE
5 6 (3.37%) .NET
5 6 (3.37%) JMS
5 6 (3.37%) JSP
5 6 (3.37%) RESTful
5 6 (3.37%) Servlets
5 6 (3.37%) SOAP
5 6 (3.37%) XSD
5 6 (3.37%) XSLT
6 4 (2.25%) AngularJS
6 4 (2.25%) ASP.NET
7 3 (1.69%) ASP.NET Web Forms
7 3 (1.69%) Node.js
7 3 (1.69%) Razor View Engine
7 3 (1.69%) WPF
Miscellaneous
1 57 (32.02%) iSeries
2 23 (12.92%) Analytical Skills
3 13 (7.30%) Computer Science
4 12 (6.74%) Data Centre
4 12 (6.74%) Management Information System
5 7 (3.93%) Mainframe
5 7 (3.93%) User Experience
6 6 (3.37%) Enterprise Software
6 6 (3.37%) LPAR
7 4 (2.25%) Client/Server
7 4 (2.25%) IBM Mainframe
8 3 (1.69%) Virtual Team
9 2 (1.12%) Blackberry
9 2 (1.12%) Cyberthreat
9 2 (1.12%) iPad
9 2 (1.12%) iPhone
9 2 (1.12%) Replication
10 1 (0.56%) Cloud Native
10 1 (0.56%) HACMP
10 1 (0.56%) Tandem
Operating Systems
1 57 (32.02%) Windows
2 30 (16.85%) Linux
3 19 (10.67%) AIX
4 16 (8.99%) Unix
4 16 (8.99%) Windows Server
5 12 (6.74%) Windows 7
6 10 (5.62%) OS/400
6 10 (5.62%) Windows Vista
6 10 (5.62%) Windows XP
7 9 (5.06%) Solaris
8 7 (3.93%) Windows Server 2003
9 6 (3.37%) Windows Server 2008
10 4 (2.25%) Windows 10
10 4 (2.25%) Windows Server 2012
11 3 (1.69%) Oracle Linux
12 2 (1.12%) OS/390
12 2 (1.12%) Windows 8
12 2 (1.12%) Windows Mobile
13 1 (0.56%) HPUX
13 1 (0.56%) Windows 2000 Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 27 (15.17%) ITIL
2 17 (9.55%) ERP
3 15 (8.43%) Business Intelligence
3 15 (8.43%) Project Management
4 14 (7.87%) Agile Software Development
5 13 (7.30%) Time Management
6 12 (6.74%) Network Monitoring
7 11 (6.18%) SOA
7 11 (6.18%) Workflow
8 9 (5.06%) Data Modelling
8 9 (5.06%) Logistics
8 9 (5.06%) Mentoring
9 8 (4.49%) IT Strategy
9 8 (4.49%) Stakeholder Management
10 7 (3.93%) Business Analysis
10 7 (3.93%) Disaster Recovery
10 7 (3.93%) High Availability
10 7 (3.93%) Network Design
10 7 (3.93%) Performance Tuning
10 7 (3.93%) Technical Architecture
Programming Languages
1 73 (41.01%) SQL
2 72 (40.45%) RPG
3 47 (26.40%) RPG IV
4 26 (14.61%) JavaScript
5 20 (11.24%) Java
6 9 (5.06%) Shell Script
7 6 (3.37%) C#
8 5 (2.81%) COBOL
9 3 (1.69%) PHP
9 3 (1.69%) PowerShell
9 3 (1.69%) Python
9 3 (1.69%) RPG/400
10 1 (0.56%) C++
10 1 (0.56%) Scala
10 1 (0.56%) VB
10 1 (0.56%) VB.NET
10 1 (0.56%) VB6
Qualifications
1 19 (10.67%) Degree
2 7 (3.93%) CCENT
3 6 (3.37%) PMI Certification
3 6 (3.37%) PMP
4 5 (2.81%) ACCA
4 5 (2.81%) Microsoft Certification
4 5 (2.81%) Network+ Certification
5 4 (2.25%) ISEB
5 4 (2.25%) Oracle Certification
6 3 (1.69%) CCNA
6 3 (1.69%) Cisco Certification
6 3 (1.69%) MCSE
7 2 (1.12%) ISTQB
7 2 (1.12%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
7 2 (1.12%) MCP
7 2 (1.12%) MCSA
8 1 (0.56%) Citrix Certification
8 1 (0.56%) Computer Science Degree
8 1 (0.56%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (3.93%) SLA
2 4 (2.25%) QA
3 1 (0.56%) Data Quality
3 1 (0.56%) PCI DSS
3 1 (0.56%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 9 (5.06%) Active Directory
1 9 (5.06%) VMware Infrastructure
2 4 (2.25%) Hyper-V
3 3 (1.69%) Firmware
3 3 (1.69%) Virtual Machines
4 2 (1.12%) Terminal Server
4 2 (1.12%) Virtual Desktop
5 1 (0.56%) Cronacle
5 1 (0.56%) VMware Server
5 1 (0.56%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 3 (1.69%) BMC PATROL
1 3 (1.69%) Nagios
1 3 (1.69%) NetBackup
1 3 (1.69%) Oracle ZFS
1 3 (1.69%) PureDisk
1 3 (1.69%) WSUS
2 2 (1.12%) Control-M
2 2 (1.12%) McAfee ePO
2 2 (1.12%) Tivoli
2 2 (1.12%) Tivoli NetView
3 1 (0.56%) SCCM
Vendors
1 51 (28.65%) IBM
2 28 (15.73%) Microsoft
3 26 (14.61%) JD Edwards
4 19 (10.67%) Oracle
5 15 (8.43%) VMware
6 12 (6.74%) Citrix
7 7 (3.93%) Sage
8 6 (3.37%) Cisco
8 6 (3.37%) HP
8 6 (3.37%) Lotus
8 6 (3.37%) SAP
9 5 (2.81%) Epicor
9 5 (2.81%) IFS
10 3 (1.69%) Infor
10 3 (1.69%) McAfee
10 3 (1.69%) Sun
11 2 (1.12%) Dell
11 2 (1.12%) Google
11 2 (1.12%) Ivanti
11 2 (1.12%) Red Hat