The table below looks at the statistics for zOS skills in IT jobs advertised for the Dorset region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited zOS over the 3 months to 20 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
20 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
IBM z/OS
Rank - - 60
Permanent jobs citing zOS 0 0 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Dorset - - 0.21%
As % of the Operating Systems category - - 0.98%
Number of salaries quoted 0 0 0
Average salary - - -
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £47,500 £46,250
% change year-on-year
-10.52% +2.70%
zOS
South 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 Dorset region.

Operating Systems Category
Dorset
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Operating Systems category
240 256 102
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Dorset 27.27% 33.60% 21.16%
Number of salaries quoted 222 193 87
Average salary £32,500 £37,500 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-13.33% +15.38%
90% offered a salary of more than £20,500 £26,000 £21,500
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £46,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £37,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
-1.33% -

zOS
Jobs Demand Trend in Dorset

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

zOS Jobs Demand Trend in Dorset

zOS
Salary Trend in Dorset

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

zOS Salary Trend in Dorset