The first table below looks at the demand for OS/2 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 OS/2 over the 3 months to 18 April 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Operating Systems category for the City of London region.

Location
3 months to
18 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
IBM OS/2 (OS2)
Rank - 314 340
Permanent jobs citing OS/2 0 1 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London - 0.009% 0.007%
As % of the Operating Systems category - 0.035% 0.029%
Number of salaries quoted 0 1 1
Average salary - £42,500 £60,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- -29.16%
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 - -
Operating Systems Category
City of London
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Operating Systems category
3315 2897 3483
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 26.19% 24.63% 25.02%
Number of salaries quoted 2917 2594 3214
Average salary £49,000 £50,000 £47,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-2.00% +5.26%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,400 £31,500 £29,000
10% offered a salary of more than £72,500 £72,500 £72,500
UK excluding London average salary £37,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
-1.33% -
OS/2
London

OS/2
Jobs Demand Trend in the City of London

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing OS/2 across the City of London region as a proportion of the total demand within the Operating Systems category.

OS/2 Jobs Demand Trend in the City of London

OS/2
Salary Trend in the City of London

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing OS/2 across the City of London region.

OS/2 Salary Trend in the City of London

OS/2
Top 18 Related IT Skills in the City of London

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, IT jobs across the City of London region citing OS/2 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 OS/2.

1 2 (100.00%) Perl
1 2 (100.00%) Linux
1 2 (100.00%) Python
1 2 (100.00%) TCP/IP
1 2 (100.00%) SLA
1 2 (100.00%) Shell Script
1 2 (100.00%) Nagios
1 2 (100.00%) Firewall
1 2 (100.00%) Workflow
1 2 (100.00%) Ruby
1 2 (100.00%) Ubuntu
1 2 (100.00%) Cloud Computing
1 2 (100.00%) Git (software)
1 2 (100.00%) ZABBIX
1 2 (100.00%) Bash Shell
1 2 (100.00%) Puppet
1 2 (100.00%) Opscode Chef
1 2 (100.00%) New Relic

OS/2
Top Related IT Skills in the City of London by Category

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, IT jobs across the City of London region citing OS/2 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 OS/2. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Cloud Services
1 2 (100.00%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 2 (100.00%) TCP/IP
1 2 (100.00%) Firewall
Development Applications
1 2 (100.00%) Git (software)
Job Titles
1 2 (100.00%) Systems Administrator
1 2 (100.00%) Linux Systems Administrator
1 2 (100.00%) Linux Administrator
Operating Systems
1 2 (100.00%) Linux
1 2 (100.00%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (100.00%) Workflow
Programming Languages
1 2 (100.00%) Perl
1 2 (100.00%) Python
1 2 (100.00%) Shell Script
1 2 (100.00%) Ruby
1 2 (100.00%) Bash Shell
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (100.00%) SLA
Systems Management
1 2 (100.00%) Nagios
1 2 (100.00%) ZABBIX
1 2 (100.00%) Puppet
1 2 (100.00%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 2 (100.00%) New Relic