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 30 January 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
30 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
IBM OS/390 (OS390)
Rank 848 - 870
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Permanent jobs citing OS/390 2 0 5
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 0.002% - 0.005%
As % of the Operating Systems category 0.007% - 0.017%
Number of salaries quoted 1 0 1
Average salary £22,500 - £32,100
UK excluding London average salary £22,500 £50,000 £32,100
% change year-on-year
-55.00% +55.76%
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
27351 26442 28754
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 27.68% 27.65% 27.84%
Number of salaries quoted 23165 21979 24864
Average salary £40,500 £41,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-2.40% +3.75%
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 £37,500 £37,500

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
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 30 January 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 - 1 £22,500 -
West Midlands - 1 - -
OS/390
UK

OS/390
Top 27 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 30 January 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%) Mainframe
2 2 (66.67%) Tandem
2 2 (66.67%) GIS
2 2 (66.67%) Finance
2 2 (66.67%) Security Cleared
3 1 (33.33%) Relational Database
3 1 (33.33%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (33.33%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 1 (33.33%) SUSE
3 1 (33.33%) Marketing
3 1 (33.33%) Credit Risk
3 1 (33.33%) SQL
3 1 (33.33%) SOAP
3 1 (33.33%) Web Services
3 1 (33.33%) XML
3 1 (33.33%) XSLT
3 1 (33.33%) Windows
3 1 (33.33%) AIX
3 1 (33.33%) HPUX
3 1 (33.33%) Linux
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%) Microsoft
3 1 (33.33%) Red Hat

OS/390
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 30 January 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.

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
General
1 2 (66.67%) Finance
2 1 (33.33%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 2 (66.67%) Operations Engineer
2 1 (33.33%) Senior Analyst
2 1 (33.33%) Technical Analyst
2 1 (33.33%) Senior Technical Analyst
2 1 (33.33%) Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (33.33%) SOAP
1 1 (33.33%) Web Services
1 1 (33.33%) XML
1 1 (33.33%) XSLT
1 1 (33.33%) WSDL
Miscellaneous
1 2 (66.67%) Mainframe
1 2 (66.67%) Tandem
1 2 (66.67%) GIS
2 1 (33.33%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (33.33%) Credit Risk
Operating Systems
1 3 (100.00%) zOS
2 1 (33.33%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
2 1 (33.33%) SUSE
2 1 (33.33%) Windows
2 1 (33.33%) AIX
2 1 (33.33%) HPUX
2 1 (33.33%) Linux
Programming Languages
1 1 (33.33%) SQL
Qualifications
1 2 (66.67%) Security Cleared
Vendors
1 1 (33.33%) Microsoft
1 1 (33.33%) Red Hat