The first table below looks at the demand 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 18 April 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Operating Systems category for the England region.

Location
3 months to
18 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
IBM MVS
Rank 882 816 874
Rank change year-on-year
-66 +58
Permanent jobs citing MVS 20 40 23
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 0.018% 0.038% 0.019%
As % of the Operating Systems category 0.066% 0.14% 0.072%
Number of salaries quoted 18 28 9
Average salary £42,500 £50,000 £52,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-15.00% -4.76%
90% offered a salary of more than £34,050 £31,800 £30,800
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £70,000 £81,500
UK excluding London average salary £41,250 £35,000 £32,500
% change year-on-year
+17.85% +7.69%
Operating Systems Category
England
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Operating Systems category
30360 28319 31870
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 26.86% 27.21% 26.93%
Number of salaries quoted 25481 24016 27668
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
90% offered a salary of more than £24,500 £25,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £62,500 £61,000
UK excluding London average salary £37,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
-1.33% -
MVS
UK

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 18 April 2014.

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 18 April 2014. 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 each for more statistics)
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
Find
Job
Vacancies
North West +5 9 £35,000 +9.37% 2
South East -8 8 £45,000 -10.00%
West Midlands +6 2 £33,000 +1.53%
Yorkshire -37 1 £40,000 +33.33%
MVS
UK

MVS
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, 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 20 (66.67%) Windows
2 19 (63.33%) AIX
3 15 (50.00%) Tivoli
4 14 (46.67%) UNIX
5 13 (43.33%) SAN
5 13 (43.33%) Oracle
6 12 (40.00%) SC Cleared
6 12 (40.00%) Security Cleared
7 11 (36.67%) Capacity Management
7 11 (36.67%) Performance Management
7 11 (36.67%) Data Migration
7 11 (36.67%) SQL
7 11 (36.67%) Linux
7 11 (36.67%) zOS
7 11 (36.67%) Cisco
7 11 (36.67%) Tivoli Storage Manager
7 11 (36.67%) Configuration Management
7 11 (36.67%) Migration
7 11 (36.67%) Replication
8 9 (30.00%) Windows Server 2003
8 9 (30.00%) Agile Software Development
8 9 (30.00%) Windows XP
8 9 (30.00%) Cisco Certification
8 9 (30.00%) Microsoft Certification
8 9 (30.00%) CCNA
8 9 (30.00%) Windows 2000
8 9 (30.00%) MCP
8 9 (30.00%) MCSE
8 9 (30.00%) Windows NT
8 9 (30.00%) Big Data

MVS
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, 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 8 (26.67%) WebLogic
1 8 (26.67%) WebSphere
2 4 (13.33%) IBM Notes
3 1 (3.33%) Exstream Dialogue
Applications
1 1 (3.33%) PrintSoft PReS
Business Applications
1 4 (13.33%) Remedy ITSM
2 1 (3.33%) Oracle EBS
2 1 (3.33%) Oracle ERP
2 1 (3.33%) Dynamics CRM
2 1 (3.33%) Exstream
Cloud Services
1 1 (3.33%) IaaS
1 1 (3.33%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 13 (43.33%) SAN
2 2 (6.67%) FTP
2 2 (6.67%) TCP/IP
2 2 (6.67%) VLAN
2 2 (6.67%) NAS
3 1 (3.33%) LAN
3 1 (3.33%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (30.00%) Big Data
1 9 (30.00%) Oracle Database
2 8 (26.67%) Hadoop
2 8 (26.67%) MySQL
3 1 (3.33%) Oracle ODI
3 1 (3.33%) SAP Data Services
3 1 (3.33%) Snowflake Schema
3 1 (3.33%) Star Schema
3 1 (3.33%) Oracle Database 10g
3 1 (3.33%) DataStage
3 1 (3.33%) Data Warehouse
3 1 (3.33%) SQL Server
3 1 (3.33%) OLAP
3 1 (3.33%) Oracle OWB
3 1 (3.33%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 1 (3.33%) Oracle OLAP
Development Applications
1 8 (26.67%) Eclipse
1 8 (26.67%) Maven
General
1 8 (26.67%) Finance
2 5 (16.67%) Banking
3 1 (3.33%) Retail
Job Titles
1 10 (33.33%) Developer
2 8 (26.67%) Java Developer
3 7 (23.33%) Technical Support
4 4 (13.33%) Storage Engineer
5 3 (10.00%) Storage Manager
5 3 (10.00%) Storage Specialist
6 2 (6.67%) Technical Specialist
6 2 (6.67%) Technical Support Specialist
6 2 (6.67%) Support Specialist
6 2 (6.67%) Architect
6 2 (6.67%) Technical Architect
7 1 (3.33%) C# .NET Developer
7 1 (3.33%) Technical Support Analyst
7 1 (3.33%) Solutions Architect
7 1 (3.33%) Support Analyst
7 1 (3.33%) Analyst
7 1 (3.33%) .NET Developer
7 1 (3.33%) C# Developer
7 1 (3.33%) Technical Analyst
7 1 (3.33%) VB Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (26.67%) HTML
1 8 (26.67%) CSS
1 8 (26.67%) Lucene
1 8 (26.67%) Spring
1 8 (26.67%) jQuery
1 8 (26.67%) Hibernate
2 2 (6.67%) JNI
3 1 (3.33%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
3 1 (3.33%) ASP.NET MVC
3 1 (3.33%) XML
3 1 (3.33%) ASP.NET
3 1 (3.33%) .NET
3 1 (3.33%) NHibernate
3 1 (3.33%) .NET Framework
Miscellaneous
1 11 (36.67%) Replication
2 8 (26.67%) Open Source
3 7 (23.33%) Mainframe
4 4 (13.33%) IBM Mainframe
5 2 (6.67%) Management Information System
5 2 (6.67%) Data Integration
6 1 (3.33%) Reference Data
Operating Systems
1 20 (66.67%) Windows
2 19 (63.33%) AIX
3 14 (46.67%) UNIX
4 11 (36.67%) Linux
4 11 (36.67%) zOS
5 9 (30.00%) Windows Server 2003
5 9 (30.00%) Windows XP
5 9 (30.00%) Windows 2000
5 9 (30.00%) Windows NT
6 2 (6.67%) Tru64
6 2 (6.67%) HPUX
6 2 (6.67%) Solaris
6 2 (6.67%) OpenVMS
7 1 (3.33%) VME
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (36.67%) Capacity Management
1 11 (36.67%) Performance Management
1 11 (36.67%) Data Migration
1 11 (36.67%) Configuration Management
1 11 (36.67%) Migration
2 9 (30.00%) Agile Software Development
2 9 (30.00%) Performance Tuning
3 8 (26.67%) Multithreading
3 8 (26.67%) Software Engineering
3 8 (26.67%) Continuous Integration
3 8 (26.67%) Data Security
4 7 (23.33%) ITIL
5 6 (20.00%) Problem Management
6 2 (6.67%) Data Modelling
6 2 (6.67%) Time Management
7 1 (3.33%) Data Architecture
7 1 (3.33%) Dimensional Modelling
7 1 (3.33%) High Availability
7 1 (3.33%) Change Control
7 1 (3.33%) Business Intelligence
Programming Languages
1 11 (36.67%) SQL
2 8 (26.67%) Java
2 8 (26.67%) JavaScript
3 1 (3.33%) C#
3 1 (3.33%) PL/SQL
3 1 (3.33%) T-SQL
3 1 (3.33%) VB
3 1 (3.33%) VB.NET
3 1 (3.33%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 12 (40.00%) SC Cleared
1 12 (40.00%) Security Cleared
2 9 (30.00%) Cisco Certification
2 9 (30.00%) Microsoft Certification
2 9 (30.00%) CCNA
2 9 (30.00%) MCP
2 9 (30.00%) MCSE
3 3 (10.00%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (13.33%) SLA
2 1 (3.33%) QA
Systems Management
1 15 (50.00%) Tivoli
2 11 (36.67%) Tivoli Storage Manager
3 4 (13.33%) BMC PATROL
3 4 (13.33%) Control-M
Vendors
1 13 (43.33%) Oracle
2 11 (36.67%) Cisco
3 8 (26.67%) JBoss
4 6 (20.00%) IBM
5 4 (13.33%) Remedy
5 4 (13.33%) EMC
5 4 (13.33%) Intel
5 4 (13.33%) BMC
5 4 (13.33%) Lotus
6 2 (6.67%) Brocade
6 2 (6.67%) VMware
6 2 (6.67%) Novell
6 2 (6.67%) Veritas
6 2 (6.67%) Hitachi
7 1 (3.33%) Microsoft
7 1 (3.33%) Adobe
7 1 (3.33%) Informatica
7 1 (3.33%) HP
7 1 (3.33%) SAP
7 1 (3.33%) Ab Initio
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