The table below looks at the statistics 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 5 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
5 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
IBM OS/2 (OS2)
Rank - - 319
Permanent jobs citing OS/2 0 0 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London - - 0.019%
As % of the Operating Systems category - - 0.070%
Number of salaries quoted 0 0 2
Average salary - - £45,000
UK excluding London average salary - £36,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- -10.00%
OS/2
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
1601 2665 2839
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 23.92% 26.13% 27.65%
Number of salaries quoted 1414 2361 2437
Average salary £52,500 £50,000 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.00% -
90% offered a salary of more than £31,000 £28,000 £29,500
10% offered a salary of more than £80,000 £72,500 £72,500
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £37,500 £37,500

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