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 average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited zOS over the 3 months to 4 September 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
4 Sep 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
IBM z/OS
Rank - 254 242
Permanent jobs citing zOS 0 2 6
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East of England - 0.026% 0.084%
As % of the Operating Systems category - 0.090% 0.28%
Number of salaries quoted 0 0 4
Average salary - - £42,750
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,500 £47,500
% change year-on-year
+5.88% -10.52%
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
1890 2212 2120
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East of England 25.81% 28.90% 29.65%
Number of salaries quoted 1566 1818 1804
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +5.26%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £23,500 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £55,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £37,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+1.35% -1.33%

zOS
Jobs Demand Trend in the East of England

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing zOS across the East of England region as a proportion of the total demand within 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