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 22 May 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
22 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
IBM OS/2 (OS2)
Rank - 886 -
Permanent jobs citing OS/2 0 3 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England - 0.003% -
As % of the Operating Systems category - 0.010% -
Number of salaries quoted 0 3 0
Average salary - £35,000 -
UK excluding London average salary - £40,000 -
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
26828 29417 27856
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 26.92% 26.83% 27.35%
Number of salaries quoted 22671 24921 23745
Average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.25% -
90% offered a salary of more than £24,500 £25,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £62,500 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £36,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+2.73% -2.66%

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

OS/2
Top 10 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 22 May 2015, IT jobs across the England region citing OS/2 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 OS/2.

1 1 (100.00%) MS Office
1 1 (100.00%) MCP
1 1 (100.00%) Windows
1 1 (100.00%) MS Excel
1 1 (100.00%) LAN
1 1 (100.00%) WAN
1 1 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 1 (100.00%) Mac OS X
1 1 (100.00%) Apple
1 1 (100.00%) Service Management

OS/2
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 22 May 2015, IT jobs across the England region citing OS/2 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 OS/2. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Applications
1 1 (100.00%) MS Office
1 1 (100.00%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 1 (100.00%) LAN
1 1 (100.00%) WAN
Job Titles
1 1 (100.00%) Mac Engineer
Operating Systems
1 1 (100.00%) Windows
1 1 (100.00%) Mac OS X
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (100.00%) Service Management
Qualifications
1 1 (100.00%) MCP
Vendors
1 1 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 1 (100.00%) Apple