The table below looks at the statistics for zOS skills in IT jobs advertised for the Cheshire region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited zOS over the 3 months to 25 May 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
25 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
IBM z/OS
Rank - - 120
Permanent jobs citing zOS 0 0 5
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cheshire - - 0.29%
As % of the Operating Systems category - - 1.18%
Number of salaries quoted 0 0 3
Median salary - - £35,000
UK excluding London median salary £35,000 £38,250 £50,000
% change year-on-year
-8.49% -23.50%
zOS
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
247 384 423
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cheshire 22.83% 23.67% 24.62%
Number of salaries quoted 217 302 314
Median salary £32,000 £35,000 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-8.57% -
90% offered a salary of more than £19,050 £21,750 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £45,000 £50,000
UK excluding London median salary £37,500 £37,500 £36,000
% change year-on-year
- +4.16%

zOS
Jobs Demand Trend in Cheshire

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

zOS Jobs Demand Trend in Cheshire

zOS
Salary Trend in Cheshire

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

zOS Salary Trend in Cheshire