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 3 August 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
3 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
IBM z/OS
Rank - 267 264
Permanent jobs citing zOS 0 1 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East of England - 0.013% 0.026%
As % of the Operating Systems category - 0.045% 0.087%
Number of salaries quoted 0 0 0
Average salary - - -
UK excluding London average salary £46,500 £42,500 £46,250
% change year-on-year
+9.41% -8.10%
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
1976 2247 2288
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East of England 26.60% 28.18% 29.94%
Number of salaries quoted 1574 1839 1922
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
90% offered a salary of more than £24,000 £24,000 £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

zOS
Top 21 Related IT Skills in the East of England

For the 6 months to 3 August 2015, IT jobs across the East of England 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 1 (100.00%) Oracle
1 1 (100.00%) SQL Server
1 1 (100.00%) DB2
1 1 (100.00%) UNIX
1 1 (100.00%) Windows
1 1 (100.00%) AIX
1 1 (100.00%) Linux
1 1 (100.00%) Python
1 1 (100.00%) LAN
1 1 (100.00%) WAN
1 1 (100.00%) SSL
1 1 (100.00%) IBM
1 1 (100.00%) RACF
1 1 (100.00%) Firewall
1 1 (100.00%) Supplier Management
1 1 (100.00%) Load Balancing
1 1 (100.00%) Network Security
1 1 (100.00%) SIEM
1 1 (100.00%) Analytics
1 1 (100.00%) Database Security
1 1 (100.00%) ACF2

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

For the 6 months to 3 August 2015, IT jobs across the East of England 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.

Communications & Networking
1 1 (100.00%) LAN
1 1 (100.00%) WAN
1 1 (100.00%) SSL
1 1 (100.00%) Firewall
1 1 (100.00%) Network Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (100.00%) SQL Server
1 1 (100.00%) DB2
Job Titles
1 1 (100.00%) Consultant
Operating Systems
1 1 (100.00%) UNIX
1 1 (100.00%) Windows
1 1 (100.00%) AIX
1 1 (100.00%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (100.00%) Supplier Management
1 1 (100.00%) Load Balancing
1 1 (100.00%) SIEM
1 1 (100.00%) Analytics
1 1 (100.00%) Database Security
Programming Languages
1 1 (100.00%) Python
System Software
1 1 (100.00%) RACF
1 1 (100.00%) ACF2
Vendors
1 1 (100.00%) Oracle
1 1 (100.00%) IBM