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 10 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
10 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
IBM MVS
Rank 894 918 903
Rank change year-on-year
+24 -15
Permanent jobs citing MVS 15 11 14
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 0.016% 0.011% 0.014%
As % of the Operating Systems category 0.061% 0.040% 0.052%
Number of salaries quoted 12 8 12
Average salary £27,750 £63,750 £33,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-56.47% +93.18%
90% offered a salary of more than £21,100 £37,150 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £58,750 £70,000 £42,225
UK excluding London average salary £25,250 £35,250 £33,000
% change year-on-year
-28.36% +6.81%
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
24782 27465 27070
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 26.24% 27.67% 27.62%
Number of salaries quoted 21086 23290 22480
Average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.25% -1.23%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £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 £37,500

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 10 February 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 10 February 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
West Midlands -9 6 £23,500 -22.95%
London +6 4 £60,000 -7.69%
East of England - 2 £47,500 - 1
East Midlands +1 1 £23,250 -41.87% 1
North West - 1 £25,500 -
South East - 1 £44,000 -
MVS
UK

MVS
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 10 February 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 26 (74.29%) SOA
2 24 (68.57%) Microsoft
3 18 (51.43%) ASP.NET
3 18 (51.43%) .NET
3 18 (51.43%) ASP.NET Web API
4 17 (48.57%) jQuery
4 17 (48.57%) Continuous Integration
4 17 (48.57%) Agile Software Development
4 17 (48.57%) CSS
4 17 (48.57%) HTML
5 16 (45.71%) N-Tier
5 16 (45.71%) SharePoint
5 16 (45.71%) CMS
5 16 (45.71%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 16 (45.71%) Web Development
5 16 (45.71%) Waterfall
5 16 (45.71%) Orchard CMS
5 16 (45.71%) SDLC
5 16 (45.71%) ASP.NET Web Forms
6 13 (37.14%) Unix
7 12 (34.29%) Windows
7 12 (34.29%) ITIL
8 11 (31.43%) Service Management
9 10 (28.57%) Middleware
9 10 (28.57%) Mac OS X
9 10 (28.57%) Service Delivery
9 10 (28.57%) Firewall
9 10 (28.57%) ITSM
9 10 (28.57%) Linux
9 10 (28.57%) SLA

MVS
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 10 February 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 16 (45.71%) CMS
1 16 (45.71%) Orchard CMS
1 16 (45.71%) SharePoint
2 1 (2.86%) IIS
Applications
1 6 (17.14%) MS Excel
2 2 (5.71%) Spreadsheet
Cloud Services
1 6 (17.14%) SaaS
2 2 (5.71%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 10 (28.57%) Firewall
2 9 (25.71%) LAN
2 9 (25.71%) SAN
2 9 (25.71%) Wi-Fi
2 9 (25.71%) WLAN
3 1 (2.86%) Intranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 16 (45.71%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 5 (14.29%) Data Mining
3 1 (2.86%) SQL Server
3 1 (2.86%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 2 (5.71%) Xcode
General
1 9 (25.71%) Marketing
2 2 (5.71%) Telecoms
3 1 (2.86%) Finance
Job Titles
1 16 (45.71%) .NET Architect
1 16 (45.71%) .NET Solutions Architect
1 16 (45.71%) Architect
1 16 (45.71%) Solutions Architect
2 9 (25.71%) Analyst
3 7 (20.00%) Service Analyst
3 7 (20.00%) Service Desk Analyst
4 4 (11.43%) Developer
4 4 (11.43%) Senior Analyst
4 4 (11.43%) Senior Service Desk Analyst
4 4 (11.43%) Team Leader
5 3 (8.57%) Service Desk Team Leader
6 2 (5.71%) E-Commerce Developer
6 2 (5.71%) E-Commerce Engineer
6 2 (5.71%) Incident Manager
6 2 (5.71%) iOS Developer
7 1 (2.86%) Full Stack Web Developer
7 1 (2.86%) Infrastructure Deployment Engineer
7 1 (2.86%) Mainframe Analyst
7 1 (2.86%) Mainframe Operations Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 18 (51.43%) .NET
1 18 (51.43%) ASP.NET
1 18 (51.43%) ASP.NET Web API
2 17 (48.57%) CSS
2 17 (48.57%) HTML
2 17 (48.57%) jQuery
3 16 (45.71%) ASP.NET Web Forms
4 10 (28.57%) Middleware
5 2 (5.71%) iOS SDK
5 2 (5.71%) Web Services
6 1 (2.86%) ASP.NET MVC
6 1 (2.86%) RESTful
6 1 (2.86%) XML
6 1 (2.86%) XSD
6 1 (2.86%) XSL
Miscellaneous
1 16 (45.71%) N-Tier
2 9 (25.71%) Private Cloud
3 7 (20.00%) Economics
3 7 (20.00%) Management Information System
4 6 (17.14%) Analytical Skills
5 3 (8.57%) AS400
6 2 (5.71%) IBM Mainframe
6 2 (5.71%) iSeries
6 2 (5.71%) Mainframe
6 2 (5.71%) Replication
7 1 (2.86%) Computer Science
7 1 (2.86%) Data Centre
7 1 (2.86%) Visualisation
Operating Systems
1 13 (37.14%) Unix
2 12 (34.29%) Windows
3 10 (28.57%) Linux
3 10 (28.57%) Mac OS X
4 2 (5.71%) Apple iOS
5 1 (2.86%) Windows 2000 Server
5 1 (2.86%) Windows NT
5 1 (2.86%) Windows Server
5 1 (2.86%) Windows Server 2003
5 1 (2.86%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 26 (74.29%) SOA
2 17 (48.57%) Agile Software Development
2 17 (48.57%) Continuous Integration
3 16 (45.71%) SDLC
3 16 (45.71%) Waterfall
3 16 (45.71%) Web Development
4 12 (34.29%) ITIL
5 11 (31.43%) Service Management
6 10 (28.57%) Incident Management
6 10 (28.57%) ITSM
6 10 (28.57%) Load Balancing
6 10 (28.57%) Service Delivery
7 6 (17.14%) Market Research
8 5 (14.29%) Coaching
9 4 (11.43%) Performance Management
9 4 (11.43%) Workflow
10 3 (8.57%) Asset Management
10 3 (8.57%) Change Management
10 3 (8.57%) Configuration Management
10 3 (8.57%) Statistical Analysis
Programming Languages
1 2 (5.71%) C#
1 2 (5.71%) JCL
1 2 (5.71%) Objective-C
1 2 (5.71%) SQL
2 1 (2.86%) Apple Swift
2 1 (2.86%) JavaScript
2 1 (2.86%) REXX
Qualifications
1 7 (20.00%) A+ Certification
1 7 (20.00%) Degree
1 7 (20.00%) MCP
1 7 (20.00%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 10 (28.57%) SLA
2 2 (5.71%) QA
System Software
1 2 (5.71%) Job Entry Subsystem
2 1 (2.86%) ACF2
2 1 (2.86%) Tivoli Workload Scheduler
Systems Management
1 1 (2.86%) Control-M
1 1 (2.86%) Tivoli
Vendors
1 24 (68.57%) Microsoft
2 2 (5.71%) IBM
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