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 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 AS/400
England / West Midlands
Rank 194 223 204
Rank change year-on-year +29 -19  
Permanent jobs citing AS400 15 18 9
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the West Midlands 0.32% 0.30% 0.18%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 0.92% 0.83% 0.55%
Number of salaries quoted 15 17 8
Median salary £45,000 £35,000 £25,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +28.57% +40.00%  
90% offered a salary of more than £32,600 £23,800 £24,250
10% offered a salary of more than £56,000 £50,000 £48,500
UK excluding London median salary £35,000 £40,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year -12.50% -5.88%  

AS400 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 West Midlands with a requirement for generic IT skills.

Generic IT Skills
West Midlands
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for generic IT skills 1636 2166 1649
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in the West Midlands 35.21% 35.64% 32.86%
Number of salaries quoted 1253 1611 1400
Median salary £40,000 £40,500 £38,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -1.23% +6.57%  
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £25,000 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £60,000 £65,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year - +6.25%  

AS400
Job Vacancy Trend in the West Midlands

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in the West Midlands citing AS400 as a proportion of all permanent or contract IT jobs with a match in the Miscellaneous category.

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 3 months to 23 March 2017.

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 3 months to 23 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
Coventry +15 3 £33,500 +34.00%
Birmingham +18 2 £50,000 - 1
Stourbridge - 2 £45,000 -
Staffordshire +1 1 £70,000 +100.00%
Warwickshire - 1 £31,000 -
Brierley Hill - 1 £50,000 -
AS400
England

AS400
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the West Midlands

For the 6 months to 23 March 2017, IT jobs citing AS400 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 West Midlands region with a requirement for AS400.

1 14 (63.64%) SQL
2 9 (40.91%) Linux
2 9 (40.91%) Cisco
3 8 (36.36%) Windows
4 7 (31.82%) ERP
4 7 (31.82%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
4 7 (31.82%) Retail
5 6 (27.27%) iSeries
6 5 (22.73%) Infor
6 5 (22.73%) Epicor
6 5 (22.73%) MAPICS
6 5 (22.73%) C#
6 5 (22.73%) VB.NET
6 5 (22.73%) .NET
7 4 (18.18%) Oracle
7 4 (18.18%) SQL Server
7 4 (18.18%) RPG
7 4 (18.18%) SQL Server 2008
7 4 (18.18%) SQL Server 2012
7 4 (18.18%) UniBasic
7 4 (18.18%) Finance
8 3 (13.64%) Manufacturing
8 3 (13.64%) Dynamics AX
8 3 (13.64%) Data Protection
8 3 (13.64%) JD Edwards
8 3 (13.64%) RPG IV
9 2 (9.09%) Multicast
9 2 (9.09%) High Availability
9 2 (9.09%) Disaster Recovery
9 2 (9.09%) Firewall

AS400
Top Related 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:

Application Platforms
1 7 (31.82%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
2 2 (9.09%) Oracle Application Server
Business Applications
1 3 (13.64%) Dynamics AX
2 2 (9.09%) JDE EnterpriseOne
3 1 (4.55%) JDE World
Cloud Services
1 2 (9.09%) Amazon AWS
1 2 (9.09%) IaaS
1 2 (9.09%) Microsoft Azure
1 2 (9.09%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 2 (9.09%) BGP
1 2 (9.09%) EIGRP
1 2 (9.09%) Firewall
1 2 (9.09%) LAN
1 2 (9.09%) MPLS
1 2 (9.09%) Multicast
1 2 (9.09%) Network Security
1 2 (9.09%) OSPF
1 2 (9.09%) VoIP
1 2 (9.09%) VPN
1 2 (9.09%) WAN
1 2 (9.09%) WLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (18.18%) SQL Server
1 4 (18.18%) SQL Server 2008
1 4 (18.18%) SQL Server 2012
2 2 (9.09%) Oracle Reports
2 2 (9.09%) UniData
General
1 7 (31.82%) Retail
2 4 (18.18%) Finance
3 3 (13.64%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 7 (31.82%) Applications Engineer
1 7 (31.82%) Applications Support
1 7 (31.82%) Applications Support Engineer
1 7 (31.82%) Support Engineer
2 4 (18.18%) Systems Manager
3 3 (13.64%) 3rd Line Support
3 3 (13.64%) Analyst
3 3 (13.64%) Programmer
4 2 (9.09%) 3rd Line Engineer
4 2 (9.09%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
4 2 (9.09%) Administrator
4 2 (9.09%) Analyst Programmer
4 2 (9.09%) JDE CNC Administrator
4 2 (9.09%) RPG Analyst Programmer
4 2 (9.09%) RPG Programmer
4 2 (9.09%) Service Manager
5 1 (4.55%) 3rd Line Support Analyst
5 1 (4.55%) JDE Developer
5 1 (4.55%) Support Analyst
5 1 (4.55%) Technical Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (22.73%) .NET
2 2 (9.09%) HTML
Miscellaneous
1 6 (27.27%) iSeries
2 2 (9.09%) Clustering
Operating Systems
1 9 (40.91%) Linux
2 8 (36.36%) Windows
3 2 (9.09%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (31.82%) ERP
2 3 (13.64%) Data Protection
3 2 (9.09%) Capacity Planning
3 2 (9.09%) Configuration Management
3 2 (9.09%) CRM
3 2 (9.09%) Disaster Recovery
3 2 (9.09%) High Availability
3 2 (9.09%) Performance Tuning
3 2 (9.09%) Project Management
4 1 (4.55%) Escalation Management
4 1 (4.55%) Network Monitoring
4 1 (4.55%) Software Licensing
Programming Languages
1 14 (63.64%) SQL
2 5 (22.73%) C#
2 5 (22.73%) VB.NET
3 4 (18.18%) RPG
3 4 (18.18%) UniBasic
4 3 (13.64%) RPG IV
5 2 (9.09%) Java
6 1 (4.55%) RPG/400
Vendors
1 9 (40.91%) Cisco
2 5 (22.73%) Epicor
2 5 (22.73%) Infor
2 5 (22.73%) MAPICS
3 4 (18.18%) Oracle
4 3 (13.64%) JD Edwards
5 2 (9.09%) IBM
5 2 (9.09%) Salesforce.com
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