Period
to 16 July 2018

The table below looks at the prevalence of the term AS400 in permanent job vacancies advertised in the West Midlands. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited AS400 over the 6 months to 16 July 2018 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

IBM AS/400
England > West Midlands
6 months to
16 Jul 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 283 299 317
Rank change year-on-year +16 +18 -16
Permanent jobs citing AS400 22 27 35
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the West Midlands 0.23% 0.27% 0.28%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 0.58% 0.67% 0.72%
Number of salaries quoted 23 27 33
West Midlands median annual salary £26,000 £40,000 £27,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -35.00% +48.15% -16.92%
10th Percentile £18,250 £30,600 £21,100
90th Percentile £42,750 £50,000 £67,500
England 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 advertised in the West Midlands with a requirement for generic IT skills.

All Generic IT Skills
West Midlands
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for generic IT skills 3,790 4,040 4,840
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the West Midlands 39.95% 40.28% 39.01%
Number of salaries quoted 2,687 3,254 3,541
West Midlands median annual salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +6.25% - +3.90%
10th Percentile £24,000 £23,750 £22,500
90th Percentile £67,500 £57,500 £65,000
England median annual salary £52,306 £50,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year +4.61% - +5.26%

AS400
Job Vacancy Trend in the West Midlands

Job postings citing AS400 as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in the West Midlands.

Job vacancy trend for AS400 in the West Midlands

AS400
Salary Trend in the West Midlands

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

Salary trend for AS400 in the West Midlands

AS400
Salary Histogram in the West Midlands

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing AS400 in the West Midlands over the 6 months to 16 July 2018.

Salary histogram for AS400 in the West Midlands

AS400
Job Locations in the West Midlands

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing AS400 within the West Midlands region over the 6 months to 16 July 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
Coventry +9 10 £20,500 -35.94%
Birmingham -7 9 £30,000 -25.00% 2
Wednesbury - 2 £26,500 -
Warwickshire +13 1 £37,500 -28.57% 1
Solihull - 1 £42,500 -
AS400
England

For the 6 months to 16 July 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 across the West Midlands region with a requirement for AS400.

1 18 (81.82%) Windows
1 18 (81.82%) iSeries
2 14 (63.64%) ITIL
2 14 (63.64%) Windows Server
3 12 (54.55%) Windows 7
4 11 (50.00%) IBM
5 10 (45.45%) Network Monitoring
6 8 (36.36%) Data Centre
6 8 (36.36%) Degree
6 8 (36.36%) Windows Vista
6 8 (36.36%) Microsoft
6 8 (36.36%) Windows XP
7 7 (31.82%) Active Directory
8 5 (22.73%) Finance
8 5 (22.73%) Office 365
9 4 (18.18%) Analytical Skills
10 3 (13.64%) ITSM
10 3 (13.64%) Management Information System
10 3 (13.64%) Back Office
10 3 (13.64%) Telecoms
10 3 (13.64%) Manufacturing
10 3 (13.64%) Service Management
10 3 (13.64%) Project Management
10 3 (13.64%) SQL
10 3 (13.64%) Supplier Management
10 3 (13.64%) Banking
10 3 (13.64%) Hardware Maintenance
10 3 (13.64%) Innovative Thinking
10 3 (13.64%) Decision-Making
10 3 (13.64%) Problem-Solving

AS400
Co-occurring IT Skills in the West Midlands 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 2 (9.09%) Microsoft Office
Business Applications
1 1 (4.55%) Misys Equation
Cloud Services
1 5 (22.73%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 2 (9.09%) WebEx
2 1 (4.55%) LAN
2 1 (4.55%) SSL
Development Applications
1 1 (4.55%) Visual Studio
General
1 5 (22.73%) Finance
2 3 (13.64%) Back Office
2 3 (13.64%) Banking
2 3 (13.64%) Manufacturing
2 3 (13.64%) Telecoms
3 1 (4.55%) Financial Institution
3 1 (4.55%) Retail Banking
Job Titles
1 11 (50.00%) Analyst
2 8 (36.36%) Operations Analyst
2 8 (36.36%) Trainee
2 8 (36.36%) Trainee Analyst
2 8 (36.36%) Trainee Operations Analyst
3 4 (18.18%) Desktop Support
4 3 (13.64%) Infrastructure Engineer
4 3 (13.64%) IT Engineer
4 3 (13.64%) IT Infrastructure Engineer
4 3 (13.64%) Support Engineer
5 2 (9.09%) 2nd Line Desktop Support
5 2 (9.09%) 2nd Line Desktop Support Engineer
5 2 (9.09%) 2nd Line Engineer
5 2 (9.09%) 2nd Line Support
5 2 (9.09%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
5 2 (9.09%) AS400 Support
5 2 (9.09%) Desktop Engineer
5 2 (9.09%) Desktop Support Engineer
5 2 (9.09%) IT Support
6 1 (4.55%) IBM Technical Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (4.55%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 18 (81.82%) iSeries
2 8 (36.36%) Data Centre
3 4 (18.18%) Analytical Skills
4 3 (13.64%) Management Information System
5 1 (4.55%) Online Banking
Operating Systems
1 18 (81.82%) Windows
2 14 (63.64%) Windows Server
3 12 (54.55%) Windows 7
4 8 (36.36%) Windows Vista
4 8 (36.36%) Windows XP
5 2 (9.09%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 14 (63.64%) ITIL
2 10 (45.45%) Network Monitoring
3 3 (13.64%) Decision-Making
3 3 (13.64%) Hardware Maintenance
3 3 (13.64%) Innovative Thinking
3 3 (13.64%) ITSM
3 3 (13.64%) Problem-Solving
3 3 (13.64%) Project Management
3 3 (13.64%) Service Management
3 3 (13.64%) Supplier Management
4 2 (9.09%) High Availability
4 2 (9.09%) Service Delivery
5 1 (4.55%) Escalation Management
5 1 (4.55%) Incident Management
5 1 (4.55%) OO
5 1 (4.55%) Performance Management
5 1 (4.55%) Problem Management
5 1 (4.55%) Systems Analysis
5 1 (4.55%) Time Management
Programming Languages
1 3 (13.64%) SQL
Qualifications
1 8 (36.36%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (4.55%) SLA
System Software
1 7 (31.82%) Active Directory
2 2 (9.09%) vSphere
3 1 (4.55%) Virtual Machines
Vendors
1 11 (50.00%) IBM
2 8 (36.36%) Microsoft
3 1 (4.55%) Misys