The table below looks at the statistics for zOS skills in IT jobs advertised for the Edinburgh region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited zOS over the 3 months to 21 February 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
21 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
IBM z/OS
Scotland / Edinburgh
Rank - 91 98
Permanent jobs citing zOS 0 2 4
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Edinburgh - 0.16% 0.30%
As % of the Operating Systems category - 0.79% 1.23%
Number of salaries quoted 0 1 3
Median salary - £42,500 £58,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
- -26.72%
UK excluding London median salary £33,250 £38,533 £59,000
% change year-on-year
-13.71% -34.68%

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

Operating Systems Category
Edinburgh
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Operating Systems category
239 253 326
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Edinburgh 21.51% 20.39% 24.20%
Number of salaries quoted 160 171 191
Median salary £40,000 £42,500 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
-5.88% +13.33%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £28,500 £25,100
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £53,000 £55,000
UK excluding London median salary £37,500 £37,500 £37,500

zOS
Jobs Demand Trend in Edinburgh

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

zOS Jobs Demand Trend in Edinburgh

zOS
Salary Trend in Edinburgh

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

zOS Salary Trend in Edinburgh

zOS
Top 14 Related IT Skills in Edinburgh

For the 6 months to 21 February 2017, 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 Edinburgh region with a requirement for zOS.

1 2 (100.00%) WebSphere Application Server
1 2 (100.00%) Windows
1 2 (100.00%) AIX
1 2 (100.00%) Solaris
1 2 (100.00%) Linux
1 2 (100.00%) Middleware
1 2 (100.00%) Service Management
1 2 (100.00%) Change Management
1 2 (100.00%) Banking
1 2 (100.00%) Squid
1 2 (100.00%) Incident Management
1 2 (100.00%) WebSphere
1 2 (100.00%) GlassFish
1 2 (100.00%) Root Cause Analysis

zOS
Top Related IT Skills in Edinburgh 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 2 (100.00%) GlassFish
1 2 (100.00%) WebSphere
1 2 (100.00%) WebSphere Application Server
General
1 2 (100.00%) Banking
Job Titles
1 2 (100.00%) Analyst
1 2 (100.00%) Server Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (100.00%) Middleware
Operating Systems
1 2 (100.00%) AIX
1 2 (100.00%) Linux
1 2 (100.00%) Solaris
1 2 (100.00%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (100.00%) Change Management
1 2 (100.00%) Incident Management
1 2 (100.00%) Root Cause Analysis
1 2 (100.00%) Service Management
System Software
1 2 (100.00%) Squid
Edinburgh, Midlothian
Cognizant
Salary: Competitive + Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago