The table below looks at the statistics for OS/390 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/390 over the 3 months to 3 June 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
3 Jun 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
IBM OS/390 (OS390)
Rank 875 915 869
Rank change year-on-year
+40 -46
Permanent jobs citing OS/390 2 5 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 0.002% 0.004% 0.002%
As % of the Operating Systems category 0.007% 0.017% 0.007%
Number of salaries quoted 2 5 2
Average salary £38,000 £67,500 £27,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-43.70% +145.45%
UK excluding London average salary £38,000 £26,000 £32,500
% change year-on-year
+46.15% -20.00%
OS/390
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
26958 30057 27794
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 26.85% 26.94% 27.35%
Number of salaries quoted 22782 25463 23725
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/390
Jobs Demand Trend in England

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing OS/390 across the England region as a proportion of the total demand within the Operating Systems category.

OS/390 Jobs Demand Trend in England

OS/390
Salary Trend in England

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing OS/390 across the England region.

OS/390 Salary Trend in England

OS/390
Salary Histogram in England

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing OS/390 across the England region over the 3 months to 3 June 2015.

OS/390 Salary Histogram in England

OS/390
Job Locations in England

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing OS/390 within the England region over the 3 months to 3 June 2015. 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
Yorkshire +18 1 £23,500 -9.61%
West Midlands - 1 £52,500 -
OS/390
UK

OS/390
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 3 June 2015, IT jobs across the England region citing OS/390 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/390.

1 3 (100.00%) zOS
2 2 (66.67%) AIX
2 2 (66.67%) SQL
2 2 (66.67%) Web Services
2 2 (66.67%) Linux
2 2 (66.67%) Mainframe
3 1 (33.33%) GIS
3 1 (33.33%) Finance
3 1 (33.33%) SUSE
3 1 (33.33%) Tandem
3 1 (33.33%) ISPF
3 1 (33.33%) Marketing
3 1 (33.33%) WebSphere
3 1 (33.33%) Credit Risk
3 1 (33.33%) Security Cleared
3 1 (33.33%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 1 (33.33%) Relational Database
3 1 (33.33%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (33.33%) MQSeries
3 1 (33.33%) SOA
3 1 (33.33%) TCP/IP
3 1 (33.33%) WSDL
3 1 (33.33%) RDBMS
3 1 (33.33%) SSL
3 1 (33.33%) IBM
3 1 (33.33%) Microsoft
3 1 (33.33%) CICS
3 1 (33.33%) Red Hat
3 1 (33.33%) XML
3 1 (33.33%) XSLT

OS/390
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 3 June 2015, IT jobs across the England region citing OS/390 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/390. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 1 (33.33%) WebSphere
1 1 (33.33%) MQSeries
1 1 (33.33%) CICS
1 1 (33.33%) WebSphere Application Server
Communications & Networking
1 1 (33.33%) TCP/IP
1 1 (33.33%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (33.33%) Relational Database
1 1 (33.33%) RDBMS
1 1 (33.33%) DB2
General
1 1 (33.33%) Finance
1 1 (33.33%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 1 (33.33%) Analyst
1 1 (33.33%) Consultant
1 1 (33.33%) Technical Consultant
1 1 (33.33%) Senior Analyst
1 1 (33.33%) Technical Analyst
1 1 (33.33%) Senior Technical Analyst
1 1 (33.33%) Operations Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (66.67%) Web Services
2 1 (33.33%) ISPF
2 1 (33.33%) WSDL
2 1 (33.33%) XML
2 1 (33.33%) XSLT
2 1 (33.33%) SOAP
2 1 (33.33%) WebSphere MQ
Miscellaneous
1 2 (66.67%) Mainframe
2 1 (33.33%) GIS
2 1 (33.33%) Tandem
2 1 (33.33%) Credit Risk
2 1 (33.33%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 3 (100.00%) zOS
2 2 (66.67%) AIX
2 2 (66.67%) Linux
3 1 (33.33%) SUSE
3 1 (33.33%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 1 (33.33%) UNIX
3 1 (33.33%) Windows
3 1 (33.33%) HPUX
3 1 (33.33%) Solaris
3 1 (33.33%) MVS
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (33.33%) SOA
Programming Languages
1 2 (66.67%) SQL
2 1 (33.33%) COBOL
2 1 (33.33%) Java
2 1 (33.33%) Perl
2 1 (33.33%) JCL
Qualifications
1 1 (33.33%) Security Cleared
Systems Management
1 1 (33.33%) Tivoli
Vendors
1 1 (33.33%) IBM
1 1 (33.33%) Microsoft
1 1 (33.33%) Red Hat
1 1 (33.33%) Oracle
1 1 (33.33%) Business Objects