The table below looks at the statistics for MVS skills in IT jobs advertised for the Cheshire region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited MVS over the 3 months to 3 May 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
3 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
IBM MVS
Rank - 122 123
Permanent jobs citing MVS 0 1 7
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cheshire - 0.059% 0.38%
As % of the Operating Systems category - 0.27% 1.50%
Number of salaries quoted 0 1 5
Median salary - £28,500 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
- -18.57%
UK excluding London median salary £23,250 £52,500 £39,875
% change year-on-year
-55.71% +31.66%
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
275 373 467
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cheshire 23.46% 22.06% 25.52%
Number of salaries quoted 246 301 357
Median salary £32,500 £35,000 £34,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
-7.14% +1.44%
90% offered a salary of more than £19,000 £22,075 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £49,500 £45,000 £50,000
UK excluding London median salary £37,500 £37,500 £36,250
% change year-on-year
- +3.44%

MVS
Jobs Demand Trend in Cheshire

The demand trend of job ads across the Cheshire region citing MVS as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in the Operating Systems category.

MVS Jobs Demand Trend in Cheshire

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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

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Top 5 Related IT Skills in Cheshire

For the 6 months to 3 May 2016, IT jobs citing MVS 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 Cheshire region with a requirement for MVS.

1 1 (100.00%) IBM
1 1 (100.00%) REXX
1 1 (100.00%) JCL
1 1 (100.00%) Mainframe
1 1 (100.00%) IBM Mainframe

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Top Related IT Skills in Cheshire 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:

Job Titles
1 1 (100.00%) Analyst
1 1 (100.00%) Mainframe Analyst
1 1 (100.00%) Mainframe Operations Analyst
1 1 (100.00%) Operations Analyst
Miscellaneous
1 1 (100.00%) IBM Mainframe
1 1 (100.00%) Mainframe
Programming Languages
1 1 (100.00%) JCL
1 1 (100.00%) REXX
Vendors
1 1 (100.00%) IBM