The table below looks at the statistics for MVS skills in IT jobs advertised for the England region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited MVS over the 3 months to 29 April 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
29 Apr 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
IBM MVS
Rank 916 911 959
Rank change year-on-year
-5 +48
Permanent jobs citing MVS 15 25 20
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 0.016% 0.024% 0.018%
As % of the Operating Systems category 0.059% 0.089% 0.067%
Number of salaries quoted 13 25 18
Average salary £26,500 £52,500 £39,875
Average salary % change year-on-year
-49.52% +31.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,250 £37,600 £34,500
10% offered a salary of more than £62,000 £52,500 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £23,250 £52,500 £39,875
% change year-on-year
-55.71% +31.66%
MVS
UK

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

Operating Systems Category
England
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Operating Systems category
25259 28104 29970
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 26.10% 27.13% 26.89%
Number of salaries quoted 21561 23725 25197
Average salary £41,000 £41,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-1.20% +3.75%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,500 £24,500 £24,500
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £65,000 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £37,500 £36,500
% change year-on-year
- +2.73%

MVS
Jobs Demand Trend in England

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

MVS Jobs Demand Trend in England

MVS
Salary Trend in England

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

MVS Salary Trend in England

MVS
Salary Histogram in England

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing MVS across the England region over the 3 months to 29 April 2016.

MVS Salary Histogram in England

MVS
Job Locations in England

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing MVS within the England region over the 3 months to 29 April 2016. 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
London +1 4 £60,000 +14.28%
East Midlands - 4 £23,250 -
South East +36 3 £62,500 +56.25% 1
West Midlands -28 3 £22,000 -58.09%
East of England - 1 - -
MVS
UK

MVS
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 29 April 2016, IT jobs across the England region citing MVS 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 MVS.

1 16 (51.61%) Unix
2 12 (38.71%) SOA
3 11 (35.48%) ITIL
4 10 (32.26%) Windows
4 10 (32.26%) Microsoft
5 9 (29.03%) SLA
5 9 (29.03%) AS400
6 8 (25.81%) IBM Mainframe
6 8 (25.81%) IBM
6 8 (25.81%) JCL
6 8 (25.81%) Middleware
6 8 (25.81%) Mainframe
6 8 (25.81%) Service Management
7 7 (22.58%) Service Delivery
7 7 (22.58%) Mac OS X
7 7 (22.58%) SAN
7 7 (22.58%) LAN
7 7 (22.58%) WLAN
7 7 (22.58%) Linux
7 7 (22.58%) Wi-Fi
7 7 (22.58%) Incident Management
7 7 (22.58%) Marketing
7 7 (22.58%) Load Balancing
7 7 (22.58%) Firewall
7 7 (22.58%) ITSM
7 7 (22.58%) Private Cloud
8 6 (19.35%) ASP.NET Web API
8 6 (19.35%) Agile Software Development
8 6 (19.35%) Web Development
8 6 (19.35%) Economics

MVS
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 29 April 2016, IT jobs across the England region citing MVS 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 MVS. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 5 (16.13%) CMS
2 4 (12.90%) Orchard CMS
2 4 (12.90%) SharePoint
3 2 (6.45%) CICS
4 1 (3.23%) IIS
4 1 (3.23%) WebLogic
Applications
1 4 (12.90%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 4 (12.90%) SaaS
2 1 (3.23%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 7 (22.58%) Firewall
1 7 (22.58%) LAN
1 7 (22.58%) SAN
1 7 (22.58%) Wi-Fi
1 7 (22.58%) WLAN
2 1 (3.23%) Intranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (12.90%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 3 (9.68%) Data Mining
3 2 (6.45%) DB2
4 1 (3.23%) Relational Database
4 1 (3.23%) SQL Server
4 1 (3.23%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 5 (16.13%) Xcode
2 1 (3.23%) Ant
2 1 (3.23%) EasyMock
2 1 (3.23%) Eclipse
2 1 (3.23%) JUnit
2 1 (3.23%) Maven
2 1 (3.23%) Subversion
General
1 7 (22.58%) Marketing
2 1 (3.23%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 8 (25.81%) Analyst
2 7 (22.58%) Developer
3 6 (19.35%) Service Analyst
3 6 (19.35%) Service Desk Analyst
3 6 (19.35%) Team Leader
4 5 (16.13%) Architect
4 5 (16.13%) E-Commerce Developer
4 5 (16.13%) E-Commerce Engineer
4 5 (16.13%) iOS Developer
4 5 (16.13%) Mainframe Operator
4 5 (16.13%) Solutions Architect
5 4 (12.90%) .NET Architect
5 4 (12.90%) .NET Solutions Architect
5 4 (12.90%) Senior Analyst
5 4 (12.90%) Senior Service Desk Analyst
6 3 (9.68%) Computer Operator
6 3 (9.68%) Service Desk Team Leader
7 2 (6.45%) MVS Operator
7 2 (6.45%) Technical Leader
7 2 (6.45%) Technical Team Leader
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (25.81%) Middleware
2 6 (19.35%) .NET
2 6 (19.35%) ASP.NET
2 6 (19.35%) ASP.NET Web API
2 6 (19.35%) CSS
2 6 (19.35%) HTML
3 5 (16.13%) iOS SDK
3 5 (16.13%) jQuery
4 4 (12.90%) ASP.NET Web Forms
4 4 (12.90%) XML
5 3 (9.68%) Web Services
6 2 (6.45%) RESTful
6 2 (6.45%) XSL
7 1 (3.23%) ASP.NET MVC
7 1 (3.23%) EJB
7 1 (3.23%) JDBC
7 1 (3.23%) JSP
7 1 (3.23%) XHTML
7 1 (3.23%) XSD
7 1 (3.23%) XSLT
Miscellaneous
1 9 (29.03%) AS400
2 8 (25.81%) IBM Mainframe
2 8 (25.81%) Mainframe
3 7 (22.58%) Private Cloud
4 6 (19.35%) Economics
5 5 (16.13%) Data Centre
5 5 (16.13%) Management Information System
6 4 (12.90%) Analytical Skills
6 4 (12.90%) iSeries
6 4 (12.90%) N-Tier
7 1 (3.23%) Computer Science
7 1 (3.23%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 16 (51.61%) Unix
2 10 (32.26%) Windows
3 7 (22.58%) Linux
3 7 (22.58%) Mac OS X
4 5 (16.13%) Apple iOS
5 3 (9.68%) Windows 2000 Server
5 3 (9.68%) Windows Server
5 3 (9.68%) Windows Server 2003
5 3 (9.68%) Windows Server 2008
6 1 (3.23%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (38.71%) SOA
2 11 (35.48%) ITIL
3 8 (25.81%) Service Management
4 7 (22.58%) Incident Management
4 7 (22.58%) ITSM
4 7 (22.58%) Load Balancing
4 7 (22.58%) Service Delivery
5 6 (19.35%) Agile Software Development
5 6 (19.35%) E-Commerce
5 6 (19.35%) Web Development
6 5 (16.13%) API Development
6 5 (16.13%) Continuous Integration
6 5 (16.13%) iOS Development
6 5 (16.13%) OOP
7 4 (12.90%) Coaching
7 4 (12.90%) Market Research
7 4 (12.90%) SDLC
7 4 (12.90%) Waterfall
8 3 (9.68%) Performance Management
8 3 (9.68%) Workflow
Programming Languages
1 8 (25.81%) JCL
2 5 (16.13%) Objective-C
3 4 (12.90%) Apple Swift
4 3 (9.68%) Java
4 3 (9.68%) SQL
5 2 (6.45%) C#
5 2 (6.45%) COBOL
5 2 (6.45%) JavaScript
6 1 (3.23%) REXX
Qualifications
1 6 (19.35%) A+ Certification
2 5 (16.13%) Degree
2 5 (16.13%) MCP
2 5 (16.13%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 9 (29.03%) SLA
2 1 (3.23%) QA
System Software
1 5 (16.13%) Tivoli Workload Scheduler
2 4 (12.90%) Job Entry Subsystem
Systems Management
1 5 (16.13%) Control-M
1 5 (16.13%) Tivoli
Vendors
1 10 (32.26%) Microsoft
2 8 (25.81%) IBM
3 3 (9.68%) Oracle
4 1 (3.23%) BroadVision
4 1 (3.23%) FatWire
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