The table below looks at the statistics for OS/2 skills in IT jobs advertised for the England region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited OS/2 over the 3 months to 26 November 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
26 Nov 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
IBM OS/2 (OS2)
Rank - 869 874
Permanent jobs citing OS/2 0 9 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England - 0.009% 0.001%
As % of the Operating Systems category - 0.031% 0.003%
Number of salaries quoted 0 9 1
Average salary - £45,000 £55,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- -18.18%
UK excluding London average salary £36,000 £45,000 -
% change year-on-year
-20.00% -
OS/2
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
28763 28633 30872
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 27.28% 27.68% 28.20%
Number of salaries quoted 24163 24333 26845
Average salary £40,000 £40,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-1.23% +1.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,250 £24,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £60,000 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £37,500 £37,500

OS/2
Jobs Demand Trend in England

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing OS/2 across the England region as a proportion of the total demand within the Operating Systems category.

OS/2 Jobs Demand Trend in England

OS/2
Salary Trend in England

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing OS/2 across the England region.

OS/2 Salary Trend in England