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 28 July 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
28 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
IBM MVS
Rank 867 918 942
Rank change year-on-year
+51 +24
Permanent jobs citing MVS 29 27 30
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 0.032% 0.026% 0.027%
As % of the Operating Systems category 0.13% 0.099% 0.10%
Number of salaries quoted 28 23 26
Median salary £60,000 £52,500 £43,750
Median salary % change year-on-year
+14.28% +20.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £38,500 £43,500 £33,000
10% offered a salary of more than £63,250 £54,500 £65,000
UK excluding London median salary £58,750 £52,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+11.90% +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
23005 27147 29639
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 25.06% 26.47% 26.93%
Number of salaries quoted 19890 23044 25010
Median salary £42,500 £41,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+2.40% +3.75%
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 £38,000 £37,500 £36,000
% change year-on-year
+1.33% +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 28 July 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 28 July 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 +42 19 £60,000 +37.93% 4
London +31 4 £52,500 -
North West +12 2 £45,000 +57.89%
West Midlands -15 2 £22,500 -57.14%
East Midlands - 2 £35,000 -
MVS
UK

MVS
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 28 July 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 26 (59.09%) Mainframe
2 21 (47.73%) Oracle
2 21 (47.73%) Unix
3 20 (45.45%) JCL
3 20 (45.45%) IBM
4 18 (40.91%) IBM Mainframe
5 15 (34.09%) XML
5 15 (34.09%) UML
5 15 (34.09%) Java
6 14 (31.82%) COBOL
6 14 (31.82%) DB2
6 14 (31.82%) CICS
7 11 (25.00%) Windows
8 10 (22.73%) Degree
8 10 (22.73%) Data Centre
9 9 (20.45%) AS400
9 9 (20.45%) E-Commerce
10 8 (18.18%) Finance
11 7 (15.91%) Job Entry Subsystem
11 7 (15.91%) Management Information System
11 7 (15.91%) Linux
12 6 (13.64%) Business Intelligence
12 6 (13.64%) SAS Certification
12 6 (13.64%) ITIL
12 6 (13.64%) Cognos
12 6 (13.64%) Data Warehouse
12 6 (13.64%) SAS
12 6 (13.64%) Mathematics
12 6 (13.64%) Computer Science
12 6 (13.64%) Release Management

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 (31.82%) CICS
2 6 (13.64%) SAS
3 1 (2.27%) CMS
3 1 (2.27%) WebLogic
Applications
1 2 (4.55%) Adobe Illustrator
1 2 (4.55%) Photoshop
Communications & Networking
1 6 (13.64%) NAS
2 2 (4.55%) Firewall
2 2 (4.55%) SNA
2 2 (4.55%) TCP/IP
3 1 (2.27%) LAN
3 1 (2.27%) Network Security
3 1 (2.27%) SAN
3 1 (2.27%) Wi-Fi
3 1 (2.27%) WLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 14 (31.82%) DB2
2 6 (13.64%) Data Warehouse
2 6 (13.64%) SAS EBI
3 4 (9.09%) SQL Server
4 1 (2.27%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 4 (9.09%) Xcode
2 1 (2.27%) Ant
2 1 (2.27%) EasyMock
2 1 (2.27%) Eclipse
2 1 (2.27%) JUnit
2 1 (2.27%) Maven
2 1 (2.27%) Subversion
General
1 8 (18.18%) Finance
2 4 (9.09%) Retail
3 1 (2.27%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 21 (47.73%) Team Leader
2 14 (31.82%) Technical Leader
2 14 (31.82%) Technical Team Leader
3 9 (20.45%) Developer
4 8 (18.18%) E-Commerce Developer
5 4 (9.09%) Computer Operator
5 4 (9.09%) E-Commerce Engineer
5 4 (9.09%) Infrastructure Team Leader
5 4 (9.09%) iOS Developer
5 4 (9.09%) Mainframe Operator
6 2 (4.55%) .NET Developer
6 2 (4.55%) AS400 Operator
6 2 (4.55%) MVS Operator
6 2 (4.55%) Programmer
6 2 (4.55%) Senior Programmer
6 2 (4.55%) Senior Systems Programmer
6 2 (4.55%) Systems Programmer
7 1 (2.27%) Mobile Designer
7 1 (2.27%) Senior Service Desk Analyst
7 1 (2.27%) Service Desk Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 15 (34.09%) XML
2 4 (9.09%) .NET
2 4 (9.09%) ASP.NET
2 4 (9.09%) ASP.NET Web Forms
2 4 (9.09%) iOS SDK
3 3 (6.82%) Ajax
3 3 (6.82%) CSS
3 3 (6.82%) HTML
4 2 (4.55%) ISPF
5 1 (2.27%) EJB
5 1 (2.27%) JDBC
5 1 (2.27%) JNDI
5 1 (2.27%) Middleware
5 1 (2.27%) RESTful
5 1 (2.27%) Spring
5 1 (2.27%) Spring MVC
5 1 (2.27%) XHTML
5 1 (2.27%) XML Schema
5 1 (2.27%) XSL
5 1 (2.27%) XSLT
Miscellaneous
1 26 (59.09%) Mainframe
2 18 (40.91%) IBM Mainframe
3 10 (22.73%) Data Centre
4 9 (20.45%) AS400
5 7 (15.91%) Management Information System
6 6 (13.64%) Computer Science
6 6 (13.64%) Mathematics
7 5 (11.36%) Analytical Skills
7 5 (11.36%) iSeries
8 2 (4.55%) Mobile App
8 2 (4.55%) User Experience
9 1 (2.27%) Economics
9 1 (2.27%) Private Cloud
Operating Systems
1 21 (47.73%) Unix
2 11 (25.00%) Windows
3 7 (15.91%) Linux
4 4 (9.09%) Apple iOS
4 4 (9.09%) Windows 2000 Server
4 4 (9.09%) Windows Server
4 4 (9.09%) Windows Server 2003
4 4 (9.09%) Windows Server 2008
5 2 (4.55%) zOS
6 1 (2.27%) Mac OS X
6 1 (2.27%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 15 (34.09%) UML
2 9 (20.45%) E-Commerce
3 6 (13.64%) Business Intelligence
3 6 (13.64%) ITIL
3 6 (13.64%) Release Management
4 5 (11.36%) Agile Software Development
4 5 (11.36%) MVC
5 4 (9.09%) API Development
5 4 (9.09%) Disaster Recovery
5 4 (9.09%) iOS Development
5 4 (9.09%) Mobile Optimisation
5 4 (9.09%) Network Monitoring
5 4 (9.09%) OOP
5 4 (9.09%) Scrum
6 3 (6.82%) Web Development
7 2 (4.55%) Mobile Application Development
7 2 (4.55%) Project Planning
7 2 (4.55%) Service Management
7 2 (4.55%) Web Application Development
7 2 (4.55%) Wireframes
Programming Languages
1 20 (45.45%) JCL
2 15 (34.09%) Java
3 14 (31.82%) COBOL
4 4 (9.09%) Apple Swift
4 4 (9.09%) C#
4 4 (9.09%) Objective-C
5 3 (6.82%) JavaScript
6 2 (4.55%) Assembly Language
7 1 (2.27%) SQL
Qualifications
1 10 (22.73%) Degree
2 6 (13.64%) SAS Certification
3 1 (2.27%) A+ Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (6.82%) SLA
System Software
1 7 (15.91%) Job Entry Subsystem
2 4 (9.09%) Tivoli Workload Scheduler
3 2 (4.55%) RACF
3 2 (4.55%) Time Sharing Option
Systems Management
1 4 (9.09%) Control-M
1 4 (9.09%) Tivoli
2 1 (2.27%) Nessus
Vendors
1 21 (47.73%) Oracle
2 20 (45.45%) IBM
3 6 (13.64%) Cognos
4 4 (9.09%) Microsoft
5 1 (2.27%) BroadVision
5 1 (2.27%) FatWire
5 1 (2.27%) LogRhythm
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Wipro
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