The table below looks at the statistics for zOS skills in IT jobs advertised for the Berkshire region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited zOS over the 3 months to 19 December 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
19 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
IBM z/OS
Rank - - 220
Permanent jobs citing zOS 0 0 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Berkshire - - 0.037%
As % of the Operating Systems category - - 0.12%
Number of salaries quoted 0 0 1
Average salary - - £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £46,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
-7.60% +8.23%
zOS
South East

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Operating Systems category in permanent jobs advertised in the Berkshire region.

Operating Systems Category
Berkshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Operating Systems category
1778 1693 1662
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Berkshire 30.59% 28.70% 30.53%
Number of salaries quoted 1261 1300 1386
Average salary £40,000 £40,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-1.23% +1.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £24,000 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £55,000 £58,000
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £37,500 £37,500

zOS
Jobs Demand Trend in Berkshire

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing zOS across the Berkshire region as a proportion of the total demand within the Operating Systems category.

zOS Jobs Demand Trend in Berkshire

zOS
Salary Trend in Berkshire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing zOS across the Berkshire region.

zOS Salary Trend in Berkshire

zOS
Top 19 Related IT Skills in Berkshire

For the 6 months to 19 December 2014, IT jobs across the Berkshire region citing zOS also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited zOS.

1 3 (100.00%) Sun
1 3 (100.00%) Windows
1 3 (100.00%) JCL
1 3 (100.00%) SLA
1 3 (100.00%) Mainframe
1 3 (100.00%) Unicenter
1 3 (100.00%) Tivoli NetView
1 3 (100.00%) MOM
1 3 (100.00%) Unisys
1 3 (100.00%) IBM
1 3 (100.00%) OMEGAMON
1 3 (100.00%) HP SiteScope
1 3 (100.00%) Finance
2 2 (66.67%) CICS
2 2 (66.67%) BMC
2 2 (66.67%) Change Management
2 2 (66.67%) UNIX
3 1 (33.33%) Microsoft
3 1 (33.33%) Control-M

zOS
Top Related IT Skills in Berkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 19 December 2014, IT jobs across the Berkshire region citing zOS also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited zOS. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 2 (66.67%) CICS
General
1 3 (100.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 2 (66.67%) Data Centre Operator
Miscellaneous
1 3 (100.00%) Mainframe
Operating Systems
1 3 (100.00%) Windows
2 2 (66.67%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (66.67%) Change Management
Programming Languages
1 3 (100.00%) JCL
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (100.00%) SLA
Systems Management
1 3 (100.00%) Unicenter
1 3 (100.00%) Tivoli NetView
1 3 (100.00%) MOM
1 3 (100.00%) OMEGAMON
1 3 (100.00%) HP SiteScope
2 1 (33.33%) Control-M
Vendors
1 3 (100.00%) Unisys
1 3 (100.00%) IBM
1 3 (100.00%) Sun
2 2 (66.67%) BMC
3 1 (33.33%) Microsoft
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