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 24 June 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
24 Jun 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
IBM MVS
Rank 879 926 958
Rank change year-on-year
+47 +32
Permanent jobs citing MVS 19 33 24
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 0.021% 0.032% 0.021%
As % of the Operating Systems category 0.081% 0.12% 0.078%
Number of salaries quoted 19 32 23
Median salary £62,500 £52,500 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+19.04% +23.52%
UK excluding London median salary £60,000 £52,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+14.28% +23.52%
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
23439 27638 30577
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 25.44% 26.72% 26.93%
Number of salaries quoted 20249 23413 25923
Median salary £42,500 £41,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+3.65% +2.50%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £24,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £67,500 £65,000 £65,000
UK excluding London median salary £37,500 £37,500 £36,000
% change year-on-year
- +4.16%

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 24 June 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 24 June 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 +61 17 £62,500 +43.67%
West Midlands -22 2 £24,250 -53.80% 1
MVS
UK

MVS
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 24 June 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 24 (64.86%) Unix
2 23 (62.16%) Mainframe
3 20 (54.05%) IBM
3 20 (54.05%) JCL
3 20 (54.05%) IBM Mainframe
4 18 (48.65%) Oracle
5 15 (40.54%) Java
5 15 (40.54%) UML
5 15 (40.54%) XML
6 14 (37.84%) COBOL
6 14 (37.84%) DB2
6 14 (37.84%) CICS
7 9 (24.32%) AS400
7 9 (24.32%) Windows
8 8 (21.62%) Data Centre
9 7 (18.92%) ITIL
10 6 (16.22%) E-Commerce
10 6 (16.22%) Linux
11 5 (13.51%) SLA
11 5 (13.51%) Tivoli
11 5 (13.51%) Tivoli Workload Scheduler
11 5 (13.51%) Control-M
11 5 (13.51%) OOP
11 5 (13.51%) API Development
11 5 (13.51%) Apple iOS
11 5 (13.51%) iOS SDK
11 5 (13.51%) iOS Development
11 5 (13.51%) Xcode
11 5 (13.51%) Objective-C
12 4 (10.81%) Degree

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 14 (37.84%) CICS
2 3 (8.11%) SAS
3 1 (2.70%) CMS
3 1 (2.70%) WebLogic
Communications & Networking
1 3 (8.11%) Firewall
1 3 (8.11%) LAN
1 3 (8.11%) NAS
1 3 (8.11%) SAN
1 3 (8.11%) Wi-Fi
1 3 (8.11%) WLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 14 (37.84%) DB2
2 3 (8.11%) Data Warehouse
2 3 (8.11%) SAS EBI
3 1 (2.70%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 5 (13.51%) Xcode
2 1 (2.70%) Ant
2 1 (2.70%) EasyMock
2 1 (2.70%) Eclipse
2 1 (2.70%) JUnit
2 1 (2.70%) Maven
2 1 (2.70%) Subversion
General
1 3 (8.11%) Finance
1 3 (8.11%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 18 (48.65%) Team Leader
2 14 (37.84%) Technical Leader
2 14 (37.84%) Technical Team Leader
3 6 (16.22%) Developer
4 5 (13.51%) E-Commerce Developer
4 5 (13.51%) E-Commerce Engineer
4 5 (13.51%) iOS Developer
4 5 (13.51%) Mainframe Operator
5 4 (10.81%) Analyst
6 3 (8.11%) Computer Operator
6 3 (8.11%) Service Analyst
6 3 (8.11%) Service Desk Analyst
7 2 (5.41%) MVS Operator
8 1 (2.70%) Infrastructure Team Leader
8 1 (2.70%) J2EE Architect
8 1 (2.70%) J2EE Solutions Architect
8 1 (2.70%) Mainframe Analyst
8 1 (2.70%) Operations Analyst
8 1 (2.70%) Operations Team Leader
8 1 (2.70%) Senior Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 15 (40.54%) XML
2 5 (13.51%) iOS SDK
3 4 (10.81%) Middleware
4 2 (5.41%) RESTful
4 2 (5.41%) Web Services
5 1 (2.70%) .NET
5 1 (2.70%) Ajax
5 1 (2.70%) ASP.NET
5 1 (2.70%) ASP.NET Web API
5 1 (2.70%) CSS
5 1 (2.70%) EJB
5 1 (2.70%) HTML
5 1 (2.70%) J2EE
5 1 (2.70%) JNDI
5 1 (2.70%) Spring
5 1 (2.70%) Spring MVC
5 1 (2.70%) XHTML
5 1 (2.70%) XML Schema
5 1 (2.70%) XSL
5 1 (2.70%) XSLT
Miscellaneous
1 23 (62.16%) Mainframe
2 20 (54.05%) IBM Mainframe
3 9 (24.32%) AS400
4 8 (21.62%) Data Centre
5 4 (10.81%) Computer Science
5 4 (10.81%) iSeries
5 4 (10.81%) Management Information System
6 3 (8.11%) Economics
6 3 (8.11%) Mathematics
6 3 (8.11%) Private Cloud
7 2 (5.41%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 24 (64.86%) Unix
2 9 (24.32%) Windows
3 6 (16.22%) Linux
4 5 (13.51%) Apple iOS
5 3 (8.11%) Mac OS X
5 3 (8.11%) Windows 2000 Server
5 3 (8.11%) Windows Server
5 3 (8.11%) Windows Server 2003
5 3 (8.11%) Windows Server 2008
6 1 (2.70%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 15 (40.54%) UML
2 7 (18.92%) ITIL
3 6 (16.22%) E-Commerce
4 5 (13.51%) API Development
4 5 (13.51%) iOS Development
4 5 (13.51%) OOP
5 4 (10.81%) Service Management
5 4 (10.81%) SOA
6 3 (8.11%) Business Intelligence
6 3 (8.11%) Disaster Recovery
6 3 (8.11%) Incident Management
6 3 (8.11%) ITSM
6 3 (8.11%) Load Balancing
6 3 (8.11%) Network Monitoring
6 3 (8.11%) Release Management
6 3 (8.11%) Service Delivery
7 2 (5.41%) Agile Software Development
7 2 (5.41%) TDD
7 2 (5.41%) Web Development
8 1 (2.70%) Scrum
Programming Languages
1 20 (54.05%) JCL
2 15 (40.54%) Java
3 14 (37.84%) COBOL
4 5 (13.51%) Objective-C
5 4 (10.81%) Apple Swift
6 2 (5.41%) SQL
7 1 (2.70%) C#
7 1 (2.70%) JavaScript
7 1 (2.70%) REXX
Qualifications
1 4 (10.81%) Degree
2 3 (8.11%) A+ Certification
2 3 (8.11%) SAS Certification
3 2 (5.41%) MCP
3 2 (5.41%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (13.51%) SLA
2 1 (2.70%) QA
System Software
1 5 (13.51%) Tivoli Workload Scheduler
2 4 (10.81%) Job Entry Subsystem
Systems Management
1 5 (13.51%) Control-M
1 5 (13.51%) Tivoli
Vendors
1 20 (54.05%) IBM
2 18 (48.65%) Oracle
3 3 (8.11%) Cognos
4 2 (5.41%) Microsoft
5 1 (2.70%) BroadVision
5 1 (2.70%) FatWire
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