The first table below looks at the demand for zOS skills in IT jobs advertised for the East Midlands region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited zOS over the 3 months to 22 July 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 East Midlands region.

Location
3 months to
22 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
IBM z/OS
Rank 175 - 179
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Permanent jobs citing zOS 3 0 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East Midlands 0.082% - 0.059%
As % of the Operating Systems category 0.36% - 0.24%
Number of salaries quoted 0 0 0
Average salary - - -
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £47,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year
-10.52% +11.76%
Operating Systems Category
East Midlands
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Operating Systems category
843 915 849
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East Midlands 22.98% 28.79% 24.96%
Number of salaries quoted 736 782 771
Average salary £37,500 £35,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+7.14% -
90% offered a salary of more than £23,000 £22,500 £24,800
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £50,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £36,500 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
-2.66% -
zOS
England

zOS
Jobs Demand Trend in the East Midlands

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

zOS Jobs Demand Trend in the East Midlands

zOS
Salary Trend in the East Midlands

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

zOS Salary Trend in the East Midlands

zOS
Job Locations in the East Midlands

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing zOS within the East Midlands region over the 3 months to 22 July 2014. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Nottinghamshire - 2 - -
Northamptonshire - 1 - -
zOS
England

zOS
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the East Midlands

For the 6 months to 22 July 2014, IT jobs across the East Midlands region citing zOS 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 zOS.

1 4 (100.00%) DB2
1 4 (100.00%) IBM
1 4 (100.00%) JCL
1 4 (100.00%) Mainframe
1 4 (100.00%) COBOL
2 3 (75.00%) CICS
3 2 (50.00%) Degree
4 1 (25.00%) Computer Science
4 1 (25.00%) QA
4 1 (25.00%) Credit Risk
4 1 (25.00%) IBM Mainframe
4 1 (25.00%) IBM InfoSphere
4 1 (25.00%) C
4 1 (25.00%) C++
4 1 (25.00%) Financial Institution
4 1 (25.00%) Disaster Recovery
4 1 (25.00%) Management Information System
4 1 (25.00%) Finance
4 1 (25.00%) VSAM
4 1 (25.00%) Marketing
4 1 (25.00%) WebSphere
4 1 (25.00%) HTML
4 1 (25.00%) Java
4 1 (25.00%) SQL
4 1 (25.00%) Cognizant
4 1 (25.00%) DataStage
4 1 (25.00%) Internet
4 1 (25.00%) Tivoli
4 1 (25.00%) HACMP
4 1 (25.00%) RACF

zOS
Top Related IT Skills in the East Midlands by Category

For the 6 months to 22 July 2014, IT jobs across the East Midlands region citing zOS 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 zOS. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 3 (75.00%) CICS
2 1 (25.00%) WebSphere
Communications & Networking
1 1 (25.00%) Internet
1 1 (25.00%) TCP/IP
1 1 (25.00%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (100.00%) DB2
2 1 (25.00%) IBM InfoSphere
2 1 (25.00%) DataStage
General
1 1 (25.00%) Financial Institution
1 1 (25.00%) Finance
1 1 (25.00%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 2 (50.00%) Mainframe Developer
1 2 (50.00%) Developer
2 1 (25.00%) Consultant
2 1 (25.00%) Technical Support
2 1 (25.00%) Technical Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (25.00%) HTML
1 1 (25.00%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 4 (100.00%) Mainframe
2 1 (25.00%) Computer Science
2 1 (25.00%) Credit Risk
2 1 (25.00%) IBM Mainframe
2 1 (25.00%) Management Information System
2 1 (25.00%) VSAM
2 1 (25.00%) HACMP
2 1 (25.00%) Client/Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (25.00%) Disaster Recovery
1 1 (25.00%) ITIL
Programming Languages
1 4 (100.00%) JCL
1 4 (100.00%) COBOL
2 1 (25.00%) C
2 1 (25.00%) C++
2 1 (25.00%) Java
2 1 (25.00%) SQL
Qualifications
1 2 (50.00%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (25.00%) QA
1 1 (25.00%) SLA
System Software
1 1 (25.00%) RACF
Systems Management
1 1 (25.00%) Tivoli
Vendors
1 4 (100.00%) IBM
2 1 (25.00%) Cognizant
2 1 (25.00%) Business Objects