The table below looks at the statistics for zOS skills in IT jobs advertised for the England region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited zOS over the 3 months to 24 January 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
24 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
IBM z/OS
UK / England
Rank 828 869 863
Rank change year-on-year
+41 -6
Permanent jobs citing zOS 12 38 56
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 0.015% 0.041% 0.058%
As % of the Operating Systems category 0.063% 0.16% 0.21%
Number of salaries quoted 11 13 28
Median salary £30,000 £50,000 £51,998
Median salary % change year-on-year
-40.00% -3.84%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £38,800 £28,000
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £59,200 £65,000
UK excluding London median salary £28,750 £47,500 £58,000
% change year-on-year
-39.47% -18.10%

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
19132 24232 26943
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 24.27% 26.21% 27.81%
Number of salaries quoted 16270 20639 22768
Median salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £25,000 £24,250
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £65,000 £65,000
UK excluding London median salary £37,500 £37,500 £37,500

zOS
Jobs Demand Trend in England

The demand trend of job ads across the England region citing zOS as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in the Operating Systems category.

zOS Jobs Demand Trend in England

zOS
Salary Trend in England

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

zOS Salary Trend in England

zOS
Salary Histogram in England

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing zOS across the England region over the 3 months to 24 January 2017.

zOS Salary Histogram in England

zOS
Job Locations in England

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing zOS within the England region over the 3 months to 24 January 2017. 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 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 +46 8 £27,500 -45.00%
London +54 3 £52,500 -8.69% 2
East Midlands -2 1 £42,500 -5.55%
zOS
UK

zOS
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 24 January 2017, IT jobs citing zOS 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 zOS.

1 43 (74.14%) Mainframe
2 28 (48.28%) Linux
2 28 (48.28%) IBM
3 26 (44.83%) DB2
4 18 (31.03%) CICS
5 16 (27.59%) Java
5 16 (27.59%) Finance
6 15 (25.86%) Unix
6 15 (25.86%) Windows
7 13 (22.41%) SQL
7 13 (22.41%) Microsoft
8 12 (20.69%) COBOL
8 12 (20.69%) ITIL
9 11 (18.97%) WebSphere
9 11 (18.97%) Active Directory
9 11 (18.97%) JCL
10 10 (17.24%) AS400
10 10 (17.24%) OS/390
11 9 (15.52%) WebSphere Application Server
11 9 (15.52%) VMware
11 9 (15.52%) Team Foundation Server
11 9 (15.52%) Windows Server
12 7 (12.07%) iSeries
12 7 (12.07%) Management Information System
12 7 (12.07%) IBM Mainframe
12 7 (12.07%) Oracle
12 7 (12.07%) SOA
12 7 (12.07%) SAN
13 6 (10.34%) Configuration Management
13 6 (10.34%) Information Security

zOS
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 18 (31.03%) CICS
2 11 (18.97%) WebSphere
3 9 (15.52%) WebSphere Application Server
4 5 (8.62%) Oracle SOA Suite
5 4 (6.90%) SAS
6 2 (3.45%) BizTalk Server
6 2 (3.45%) IIS
6 2 (3.45%) SharePoint
7 1 (1.72%) MQSeries
7 1 (1.72%) Oracle Workflow
Applications
1 2 (3.45%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 6 (10.34%) IaaS
1 6 (10.34%) SaaS
2 1 (1.72%) IBM Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 7 (12.07%) SAN
2 2 (3.45%) ATM
2 2 (3.45%) HTTP
3 1 (1.72%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 26 (44.83%) DB2
2 5 (8.62%) SQL Server
3 4 (6.90%) BusinessObjects
3 4 (6.90%) Data Warehouse
4 1 (1.72%) Adabas
4 1 (1.72%) MongoDB
Development Applications
1 9 (15.52%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 16 (27.59%) Finance
2 4 (6.90%) Banking
3 2 (3.45%) Telecoms
4 1 (1.72%) Financial Institution
4 1 (1.72%) Legal
4 1 (1.72%) Marketing
4 1 (1.72%) Retail
Job Titles
1 15 (25.86%) Developer
2 12 (20.69%) COBOL Developer
3 11 (18.97%) Analyst
3 11 (18.97%) Support Analyst
4 9 (15.52%) DB2 Developer
4 9 (15.52%) Lead Developer
5 5 (8.62%) Administrator
5 5 (8.62%) Architect
5 5 (8.62%) Software Analyst
5 5 (8.62%) Software Support Analyst
5 5 (8.62%) Solutions Architect
6 4 (6.90%) Head of Support
6 4 (6.90%) Head of Testing
6 4 (6.90%) Java Architect
6 4 (6.90%) Java Solutions Architect
6 4 (6.90%) Senior Systems Administrator
6 4 (6.90%) SOA Architect
6 4 (6.90%) Systems Administrator
6 4 (6.90%) WebSphere Architect
7 3 (5.17%) z/OS Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (8.62%) WebSphere MQ
2 4 (6.90%) Java EE
3 3 (5.17%) Middleware
4 2 (3.45%) .NET
4 2 (3.45%) AngularJS
4 2 (3.45%) ASP.NET
4 2 (3.45%) JMS
4 2 (3.45%) JSON
4 2 (3.45%) Spring
4 2 (3.45%) XML
5 1 (1.72%) ISPF
5 1 (1.72%) REST
Miscellaneous
1 43 (74.14%) Mainframe
2 10 (17.24%) AS400
3 7 (12.07%) IBM Mainframe
3 7 (12.07%) iSeries
3 7 (12.07%) Management Information System
4 6 (10.34%) Private Cloud
5 4 (6.90%) User Experience
6 2 (3.45%) Analytical Skills
6 2 (3.45%) VSAM
7 1 (1.72%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 28 (48.28%) Linux
2 15 (25.86%) Unix
2 15 (25.86%) Windows
3 10 (17.24%) OS/390
4 9 (15.52%) Windows Server
5 2 (3.45%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (20.69%) ITIL
2 7 (12.07%) SOA
3 6 (10.34%) Configuration Management
3 6 (10.34%) Information Security
3 6 (10.34%) Infrastructure Management
3 6 (10.34%) Logistics
4 5 (8.62%) Incident Management
4 5 (8.62%) Service Delivery
4 5 (8.62%) Service Management
4 5 (8.62%) Supplier Management
4 5 (8.62%) TOGAF
5 4 (6.90%) Agile Software Development
5 4 (6.90%) Content Management
5 4 (6.90%) Enterprise Content Management
5 4 (6.90%) OWASP
5 4 (6.90%) SDLC
5 4 (6.90%) Stakeholder Management
5 4 (6.90%) Time Management
5 4 (6.90%) Waterfall
6 3 (5.17%) Risk Assessment
Programming Languages
1 16 (27.59%) Java
2 13 (22.41%) SQL
3 12 (20.69%) COBOL
4 11 (18.97%) JCL
5 2 (3.45%) C#
5 2 (3.45%) JavaScript
6 1 (1.72%) NATURAL
6 1 (1.72%) PL/1
Qualifications
1 4 (6.90%) ITIL Certification
2 2 (3.45%) Degree
2 2 (3.45%) Security Cleared
3 1 (1.72%) HNC
3 1 (1.72%) HND
3 1 (1.72%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (6.90%) QA
2 1 (1.72%) SLA
System Software
1 11 (18.97%) Active Directory
2 5 (8.62%) RACF
2 5 (8.62%) VMware Infrastructure
3 3 (5.17%) ACF2
4 1 (1.72%) Job Entry Subsystem
4 1 (1.72%) Time Sharing Option
Systems Management
1 4 (6.90%) zSecure
2 2 (3.45%) SCCM
Vendors
1 28 (48.28%) IBM
2 13 (22.41%) Microsoft
3 9 (15.52%) VMware
4 7 (12.07%) Oracle
5 4 (6.90%) Ab Initio
6 2 (3.45%) TIBCO
7 1 (1.72%) BMC
7 1 (1.72%) CA
7 1 (1.72%) Pega
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