The table below looks at the statistics for zOS skills in IT jobs advertised for the East of England region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited zOS over the 3 months to 4 December 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
4 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
IBM z/OS
Rank - - 288
Permanent jobs citing zOS 0 0 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East of England - - 0.012%
As % of the Operating Systems category - - 0.045%
Number of salaries quoted 0 0 0
Median salary - - -
UK excluding London median salary £55,000 £45,000 £44,000
% change year-on-year
+22.22% +2.27%
zOS
England

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Operating Systems category in permanent jobs advertised in the East of England region.

Operating Systems Category
East of England
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Operating Systems category
1521 1860 2215
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East of England 23.85% 25.82% 27.49%
Number of salaries quoted 1229 1567 1787
Median salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+6.25% -
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £24,000 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £55,000 £55,000
UK excluding London median salary £37,500 £37,500 £37,000
% change year-on-year
- +1.35%

zOS
Jobs Demand Trend in the East of England

The demand trend of job ads across the East of England region citing zOS as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in the Operating Systems category.

zOS Jobs Demand Trend in the East of England

zOS
Salary Trend in the East of England

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

zOS Salary Trend in the East of England

zOS
Top 11 Related IT Skills in the East of England

For the 6 months to 4 December 2016, IT jobs citing zOS also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the East of England region with a requirement for zOS.

1 9 (100.00%) DB2
1 9 (100.00%) WebSphere Application Server
1 9 (100.00%) Linux
1 9 (100.00%) IBM
1 9 (100.00%) WebSphere MQ
1 9 (100.00%) Service Management
1 9 (100.00%) Incident Management
1 9 (100.00%) WebSphere
1 9 (100.00%) iSeries
2 4 (44.44%) Infrastructure Management
2 4 (44.44%) Security Cleared

zOS
Top Related IT Skills in the East of England by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 9 (100.00%) WebSphere
1 9 (100.00%) WebSphere Application Server
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (100.00%) DB2
Job Titles
1 9 (100.00%) Analyst
1 9 (100.00%) Support Analyst
2 4 (44.44%) Applications Support
2 4 (44.44%) Applications Support Analyst
2 4 (44.44%) Server Analyst
2 4 (44.44%) Server Support
2 4 (44.44%) Server Support Analyst
3 3 (33.33%) Linux Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (100.00%) WebSphere MQ
Miscellaneous
1 9 (100.00%) iSeries
Operating Systems
1 9 (100.00%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (100.00%) Incident Management
1 9 (100.00%) Service Management
2 4 (44.44%) Infrastructure Management
Qualifications
1 4 (44.44%) Security Cleared
Vendors
1 9 (100.00%) IBM