The table below looks at the statistics for MVS skills in IT jobs advertised for the England region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited MVS over the 3 months to 10 December 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
10 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
IBM MVS
Rank 857 917 920
Rank change year-on-year
+60 +3
Permanent jobs citing MVS 20 21 19
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 0.024% 0.021% 0.018%
As % of the Operating Systems category 0.097% 0.080% 0.065%
Number of salaries quoted 13 16 14
Median salary £52,500 £48,750 £48,750
Median salary % change year-on-year
+7.69% -
UK excluding London median salary £52,500 £25,250 £38,750
% change year-on-year
+107.92% -34.83%
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
20624 26184 29343
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 24.54% 26.41% 27.53%
Number of salaries quoted 17429 22347 24680
Median salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £25,000 £24,250
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £65,000 £65,000
UK excluding London median salary £37,500 £37,500 £37,500

MVS
Jobs Demand Trend in England

The demand trend of job ads across the England region citing MVS as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in 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 10 December 2016.

MVS Salary Histogram in England

MVS
Job Locations in England

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing MVS within the England region over the 3 months to 10 December 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
South East +78 11 £52,500 +50.00%
London +32 6 - -
Yorkshire - 3 £21,500 -
MVS
UK

MVS
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 10 December 2016, IT jobs citing MVS 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 England region with a requirement for MVS.

1 23 (57.50%) Mainframe
2 20 (50.00%) DB2
3 19 (47.50%) Finance
4 18 (45.00%) Java
5 14 (35.00%) Oracle
5 14 (35.00%) IBM
5 14 (35.00%) JCL
6 12 (30.00%) CICS
6 12 (30.00%) COBOL
6 12 (30.00%) UML
6 12 (30.00%) Agile Software Development
6 12 (30.00%) IBM Mainframe
7 10 (25.00%) iSeries
8 9 (22.50%) Analytical Skills
8 9 (22.50%) Degree
8 9 (22.50%) Unix
9 8 (20.00%) EDI
9 8 (20.00%) PRINCE2
9 8 (20.00%) Web Services
9 8 (20.00%) RPG
9 8 (20.00%) Project Management
9 8 (20.00%) Banking
9 8 (20.00%) Software Engineering
9 8 (20.00%) DevOps
9 8 (20.00%) SDLC
9 8 (20.00%) Cloud Computing
9 8 (20.00%) Amazon AWS
9 8 (20.00%) Waterfall
9 8 (20.00%) Continuous Deployment
10 7 (17.50%) Retail

MVS
Top Related IT Skills in 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 12 (30.00%) CICS
2 6 (15.00%) SAS
Applications
1 2 (5.00%) Adobe Illustrator
1 2 (5.00%) Photoshop
2 1 (2.50%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 8 (20.00%) Amazon AWS
1 8 (20.00%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 5 (12.50%) NAS
2 2 (5.00%) SNA
2 2 (5.00%) TCP/IP
3 1 (2.50%) Firewall
3 1 (2.50%) Network Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 20 (50.00%) DB2
2 5 (12.50%) Data Warehouse
2 5 (12.50%) SAS EBI
2 5 (12.50%) SQL Server
3 1 (2.50%) Big Data
3 1 (2.50%) Hadoop
3 1 (2.50%) SQL Server 2000
3 1 (2.50%) SQL Server 2005
3 1 (2.50%) SQL Server 2008
3 1 (2.50%) SQL Server 2012
3 1 (2.50%) SQL Server 2014
General
1 19 (47.50%) Finance
2 8 (20.00%) Banking
3 7 (17.50%) Retail
Job Titles
1 11 (27.50%) Analyst
1 11 (27.50%) Programmer
2 10 (25.00%) CICS Analyst
2 10 (25.00%) COBOL Analyst
3 9 (22.50%) Analyst Programmer
3 9 (22.50%) CICS Programmer
3 9 (22.50%) COBOL Analyst Programmer
3 9 (22.50%) COBOL Programmer
3 9 (22.50%) DB2 Programmer
4 8 (20.00%) IT Manager
4 8 (20.00%) Technical Analyst
5 7 (17.50%) Mainframe Analyst
5 7 (17.50%) Team Leader
6 6 (15.00%) Developer
6 6 (15.00%) Mainframe Analyst Programmer
6 6 (15.00%) Mainframe Programmer
6 6 (15.00%) MVS Programmer
7 4 (10.00%) E-Commerce Developer
7 4 (10.00%) Infrastructure Team Leader
8 2 (5.00%) Operations Technician
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (20.00%) EDI
1 8 (20.00%) Web Services
2 5 (12.50%) .NET
3 4 (10.00%) ASP.NET
3 4 (10.00%) ASP.NET Web Forms
4 2 (5.00%) Ajax
4 2 (5.00%) CSS
4 2 (5.00%) HTML
4 2 (5.00%) ISPF
4 2 (5.00%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 23 (57.50%) Mainframe
2 12 (30.00%) IBM Mainframe
3 10 (25.00%) iSeries
4 9 (22.50%) Analytical Skills
5 5 (12.50%) Computer Science
5 5 (12.50%) Data Centre
5 5 (12.50%) Management Information System
5 5 (12.50%) Mathematics
6 2 (5.00%) AS400
6 2 (5.00%) Mobile App
6 2 (5.00%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 9 (22.50%) Unix
2 7 (17.50%) Windows
3 5 (12.50%) Linux
4 2 (5.00%) Windows 2000 Server
4 2 (5.00%) Windows Server
4 2 (5.00%) Windows Server 2003
4 2 (5.00%) Windows Server 2008
4 2 (5.00%) zOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (30.00%) Agile Software Development
1 12 (30.00%) UML
2 8 (20.00%) Continuous Deployment
2 8 (20.00%) DevOps
2 8 (20.00%) PRINCE2
2 8 (20.00%) Project Management
2 8 (20.00%) SDLC
2 8 (20.00%) Software Engineering
2 8 (20.00%) Waterfall
3 5 (12.50%) Business Intelligence
3 5 (12.50%) Release Management
4 4 (10.00%) E-Commerce
4 4 (10.00%) Mobile Optimisation
4 4 (10.00%) MVC
4 4 (10.00%) Scrum
5 3 (7.50%) Incident Management
6 2 (5.00%) Mobile Application Development
6 2 (5.00%) Network Monitoring
6 2 (5.00%) Project Planning
6 2 (5.00%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 18 (45.00%) Java
2 14 (35.00%) JCL
3 12 (30.00%) COBOL
4 8 (20.00%) RPG
5 5 (12.50%) C#
6 2 (5.00%) Assembly Language
6 2 (5.00%) JavaScript
7 1 (2.50%) C
7 1 (2.50%) C++
7 1 (2.50%) MATLAB
7 1 (2.50%) R
7 1 (2.50%) SQL
7 1 (2.50%) T-SQL
7 1 (2.50%) VB
Qualifications
1 9 (22.50%) Degree
2 5 (12.50%) SAS Certification
System Software
1 4 (10.00%) Job Entry Subsystem
2 2 (5.00%) RACF
2 2 (5.00%) Time Sharing Option
Systems Management
1 1 (2.50%) Nessus
Vendors
1 14 (35.00%) IBM
1 14 (35.00%) Oracle
2 5 (12.50%) Cognos
2 5 (12.50%) Microsoft
3 1 (2.50%) LogRhythm
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