The table below looks at the statistics for MVS skills in IT jobs advertised for the City of London region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited MVS over the 3 months to 3 September 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
3 Sep 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
IBM MVS
Rank 295 - 318
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Permanent jobs citing MVS 1 0 5
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 0.011% - 0.042%
As % of the Operating Systems category 0.042% - 0.15%
Number of salaries quoted 1 0 5
Average salary £46,000 - £36,000
UK excluding London average salary £43,500 £42,500 £25,000
% change year-on-year
+2.35% +70.00%
MVS
London

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

Operating Systems Category
City of London
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Operating Systems category
2404 3192 3244
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 25.35% 27.21% 27.14%
Number of salaries quoted 2065 2817 2911
Average salary £50,000 £50,000 £50,000
90% offered a salary of more than £28,000 £29,000 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £72,500 £72,500
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £37,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+1.35% -1.33%

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Jobs Demand Trend in the City of London

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

MVS Jobs Demand Trend in the City of London

MVS
Salary Trend in the City of London

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

MVS Salary Trend in the City of London

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Top 10 Related IT Skills in the City of London

For the 6 months to 3 September 2015, IT jobs across the City of London 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 1 (100.00%) Oracle
1 1 (100.00%) IBM
1 1 (100.00%) CA
1 1 (100.00%) zOS
1 1 (100.00%) Mainframe
1 1 (100.00%) Service Delivery
1 1 (100.00%) Financial Institution
1 1 (100.00%) Finance
1 1 (100.00%) Retail
1 1 (100.00%) VSAM

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Top Related IT Skills in the City of London by Category

For the 6 months to 3 September 2015, IT jobs across the City of London 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.

General
1 1 (100.00%) Financial Institution
1 1 (100.00%) Finance
1 1 (100.00%) Retail
Miscellaneous
1 1 (100.00%) Mainframe
1 1 (100.00%) VSAM
Operating Systems
1 1 (100.00%) zOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (100.00%) Service Delivery
Vendors
1 1 (100.00%) Oracle
1 1 (100.00%) IBM
1 1 (100.00%) CA