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 28 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
28 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
IBM OS/2 (OS2)
Rank - - 338
Permanent jobs citing OS/2 0 0 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London - - 0.008%
As % of the Operating Systems category - - 0.029%
Number of salaries quoted 0 0 1
Average salary - - £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 - £45,000
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
3181 3222 3456
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 27.15% 27.25% 26.85%
Number of salaries quoted 2803 2889 3207
Average salary £50,000 £50,000 £47,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +5.26%
90% offered a salary of more than £29,500 £32,500 £28,500
10% offered a salary of more than £72,500 £70,000 £72,500
UK excluding London average salary £37,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
-1.33% -

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