The table below looks at the statistics for MVS skills in IT jobs advertised for the Cheshire region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited MVS over the 3 months to 21 October 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
21 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
IBM MVS
Rank - - 134
Permanent jobs citing MVS 0 0 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cheshire - - 0.096%
As % of the Operating Systems category - - 0.39%
Number of salaries quoted 0 0 2
Average salary - - £23,750
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £29,250 £27,000
% change year-on-year
+45.29% +8.33%
MVS
North West

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

Operating Systems Category
Cheshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Operating Systems category
494 404 517
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cheshire 24.96% 24.68% 24.69%
Number of salaries quoted 412 340 440
Average salary £35,000 £35,000 £35,000
90% offered a salary of more than £23,500 £21,500 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £63,100 £50,744
UK excluding London average salary £37,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
-1.33% -

MVS
Jobs Demand Trend in Cheshire

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

MVS Jobs Demand Trend in Cheshire

MVS
Salary Trend in Cheshire

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

MVS Salary Trend in Cheshire

MVS
Top 26 Related IT Skills in Cheshire

For the 6 months to 21 October 2014, IT jobs across the Cheshire region citing MVS 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 MVS.

1 2 (100.00%) ITIL
1 2 (100.00%) MCP
1 2 (100.00%) Windows
1 2 (100.00%) AIX
1 2 (100.00%) Windows 2000
1 2 (100.00%) MCSE
1 2 (100.00%) Windows NT
1 2 (100.00%) Windows XP
1 2 (100.00%) SLA
1 2 (100.00%) Cisco
1 2 (100.00%) CCNA
1 2 (100.00%) Cisco Certification
1 2 (100.00%) Microsoft Certification
1 2 (100.00%) SAN
1 2 (100.00%) zOS
1 2 (100.00%) Windows Server 2003
1 2 (100.00%) Tivoli
1 2 (100.00%) Tivoli Storage Manager
1 2 (100.00%) Configuration Management
1 2 (100.00%) Finance
1 2 (100.00%) Migration
1 2 (100.00%) Replication
1 2 (100.00%) Problem Management
1 2 (100.00%) Performance Management
1 2 (100.00%) Data Migration
1 2 (100.00%) Capacity Management

MVS
Top Related IT Skills in Cheshire by Category

For the 6 months to 21 October 2014, IT jobs across the Cheshire region citing MVS 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 MVS. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Communications & Networking
1 2 (100.00%) SAN
General
1 2 (100.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 2 (100.00%) Storage Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 2 (100.00%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 2 (100.00%) Windows
1 2 (100.00%) AIX
1 2 (100.00%) Windows 2000
1 2 (100.00%) Windows NT
1 2 (100.00%) Windows XP
1 2 (100.00%) zOS
1 2 (100.00%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (100.00%) ITIL
1 2 (100.00%) Configuration Management
1 2 (100.00%) Migration
1 2 (100.00%) Problem Management
1 2 (100.00%) Performance Management
1 2 (100.00%) Data Migration
1 2 (100.00%) Capacity Management
Qualifications
1 2 (100.00%) MCP
1 2 (100.00%) MCSE
1 2 (100.00%) CCNA
1 2 (100.00%) Cisco Certification
1 2 (100.00%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (100.00%) SLA
Systems Management
1 2 (100.00%) Tivoli
1 2 (100.00%) Tivoli Storage Manager
Vendors
1 2 (100.00%) Cisco