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 29 May 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
29 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
IBM MVS
Rank 876 904 954
Rank change year-on-year
+28 +50
Permanent jobs citing MVS 16 33 18
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 0.017% 0.032% 0.016%
As % of the Operating Systems category 0.068% 0.12% 0.060%
Number of salaries quoted 15 32 17
Median salary £62,500 £52,500 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+19.04% +5.00%
UK excluding London median salary £62,500 £52,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+19.04% +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
23697 27625 30193
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 25.79% 27.02% 26.98%
Number of salaries quoted 20363 23361 25589
Median salary £42,000 £41,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+1.20% +3.75%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,500 £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 29 May 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 29 May 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 +43 11 £62,500 +56.25% 2
West Midlands -24 2 £24,250 -53.80%
East Midlands - 2 £23,250 -
London +29 1 £60,000 +14.28%
MVS
UK

MVS
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 29 May 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 20 (62.50%) Unix
2 16 (50.00%) Mainframe
3 15 (46.88%) JCL
3 15 (46.88%) IBM
3 15 (46.88%) IBM Mainframe
4 11 (34.38%) XML
4 11 (34.38%) Oracle
5 10 (31.25%) Java
5 10 (31.25%) UML
6 9 (28.13%) COBOL
6 9 (28.13%) DB2
6 9 (28.13%) CICS
6 9 (28.13%) AS400
7 8 (25.00%) Windows
7 8 (25.00%) ITIL
8 6 (18.75%) SLA
8 6 (18.75%) E-Commerce
8 6 (18.75%) Data Centre
9 5 (15.63%) API Development
9 5 (15.63%) SOA
9 5 (15.63%) Linux
9 5 (15.63%) Service Management
9 5 (15.63%) Middleware
9 5 (15.63%) Tivoli
9 5 (15.63%) Tivoli Workload Scheduler
9 5 (15.63%) Control-M
9 5 (15.63%) OOP
9 5 (15.63%) Xcode
9 5 (15.63%) Objective-C
9 5 (15.63%) Apple iOS

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 9 (28.13%) CICS
2 1 (3.13%) CMS
2 1 (3.13%) IIS
2 1 (3.13%) SAS
2 1 (3.13%) WebLogic
Communications & Networking
1 4 (12.50%) Firewall
1 4 (12.50%) LAN
1 4 (12.50%) SAN
1 4 (12.50%) Wi-Fi
1 4 (12.50%) WLAN
2 1 (3.13%) Intranet
2 1 (3.13%) NAS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (28.13%) DB2
2 1 (3.13%) Data Mining
2 1 (3.13%) Data Warehouse
2 1 (3.13%) Relational Database
2 1 (3.13%) SAS EBI
2 1 (3.13%) SQL Server
2 1 (3.13%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 5 (15.63%) Xcode
2 1 (3.13%) Ant
2 1 (3.13%) EasyMock
2 1 (3.13%) Eclipse
2 1 (3.13%) JUnit
2 1 (3.13%) Maven
2 1 (3.13%) Subversion
General
1 4 (12.50%) Marketing
2 1 (3.13%) Finance
Job Titles
1 12 (37.50%) Team Leader
2 9 (28.13%) Technical Leader
2 9 (28.13%) Technical Team Leader
3 7 (21.88%) Developer
4 5 (15.63%) Analyst
4 5 (15.63%) E-Commerce Developer
4 5 (15.63%) E-Commerce Engineer
4 5 (15.63%) iOS Developer
4 5 (15.63%) Mainframe Operator
5 4 (12.50%) Service Analyst
5 4 (12.50%) Service Desk Analyst
6 3 (9.38%) Computer Operator
7 2 (6.25%) MVS Operator
7 2 (6.25%) Senior Analyst
7 2 (6.25%) Senior Service Desk Analyst
8 1 (3.13%) .NET Developer
8 1 (3.13%) Full Stack Web Developer
8 1 (3.13%) Mainframe Analyst
8 1 (3.13%) Mainframe Operations Analyst
8 1 (3.13%) Operations Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 11 (34.38%) XML
2 5 (15.63%) iOS SDK
2 5 (15.63%) Middleware
3 3 (9.38%) Web Services
4 2 (6.25%) .NET
4 2 (6.25%) ASP.NET
4 2 (6.25%) ASP.NET Web API
4 2 (6.25%) CSS
4 2 (6.25%) HTML
4 2 (6.25%) RESTful
4 2 (6.25%) XSL
5 1 (3.13%) Ajax
5 1 (3.13%) ASP.NET MVC
5 1 (3.13%) JDBC
5 1 (3.13%) JNDI
5 1 (3.13%) jQuery
5 1 (3.13%) JSP
5 1 (3.13%) Servlets
5 1 (3.13%) Spring
5 1 (3.13%) Spring MVC
Miscellaneous
1 16 (50.00%) Mainframe
2 15 (46.88%) IBM Mainframe
3 9 (28.13%) AS400
4 6 (18.75%) Data Centre
5 4 (12.50%) Economics
5 4 (12.50%) iSeries
5 4 (12.50%) Private Cloud
6 3 (9.38%) Management Information System
7 2 (6.25%) Computer Science
8 1 (3.13%) Mathematics
Operating Systems
1 20 (62.50%) Unix
2 8 (25.00%) Windows
3 5 (15.63%) Apple iOS
3 5 (15.63%) Linux
4 4 (12.50%) Mac OS X
5 3 (9.38%) Windows 2000 Server
5 3 (9.38%) Windows Server
5 3 (9.38%) Windows Server 2003
5 3 (9.38%) Windows Server 2008
6 1 (3.13%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (31.25%) UML
2 8 (25.00%) ITIL
3 6 (18.75%) E-Commerce
4 5 (15.63%) API Development
4 5 (15.63%) iOS Development
4 5 (15.63%) OOP
4 5 (15.63%) Service Management
4 5 (15.63%) SOA
5 4 (12.50%) Incident Management
5 4 (12.50%) ITSM
5 4 (12.50%) Load Balancing
5 4 (12.50%) Service Delivery
6 3 (9.38%) Disaster Recovery
6 3 (9.38%) Network Monitoring
7 2 (6.25%) Agile Software Development
7 2 (6.25%) Coaching
7 2 (6.25%) MVC
7 2 (6.25%) TDD
7 2 (6.25%) Web Development
8 1 (3.13%) Enterprise Architecture
Programming Languages
1 15 (46.88%) JCL
2 10 (31.25%) Java
3 9 (28.13%) COBOL
4 5 (15.63%) Objective-C
5 4 (12.50%) Apple Swift
6 3 (9.38%) SQL
7 2 (6.25%) C#
7 2 (6.25%) JavaScript
8 1 (3.13%) REXX
Qualifications
1 4 (12.50%) A+ Certification
2 3 (9.38%) MCP
2 3 (9.38%) Microsoft Certification
3 2 (6.25%) Degree
4 1 (3.13%) SAS Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (18.75%) SLA
2 1 (3.13%) QA
System Software
1 5 (15.63%) Tivoli Workload Scheduler
2 4 (12.50%) Job Entry Subsystem
Systems Management
1 5 (15.63%) Control-M
1 5 (15.63%) Tivoli
Vendors
1 15 (46.88%) IBM
2 11 (34.38%) Oracle
3 4 (12.50%) Microsoft
4 1 (3.13%) BroadVision
4 1 (3.13%) Cognos
4 1 (3.13%) FatWire
Egham, Surrey
Spargonet Consulting Plc
Salary: £55000 - £65000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Guildford, Surrey
Allianz
Salary: £50,000 - £65,000 per year plus excellent benefits
Posted: 17 days ago
North East
Hewlett Packard Enterprise
Posted: 23 days ago