The table below looks at the statistics for zOS skills in IT jobs advertised for the Essex region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited zOS 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 z/OS
Rank - - -
Permanent jobs citing zOS 0 0 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Essex - - -
As % of the Operating Systems category - - -
Number of salaries quoted 0 0 0
Average salary - - -
UK excluding London average salary £58,000 £45,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year
+28.88% -
zOS
East of England

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Operating Systems category in permanent jobs advertised in the Essex region.

Operating Systems Category
Essex
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Operating Systems category
306 249 221
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Essex 23.85% 26.13% 25.09%
Number of salaries quoted 219 214 189
Average salary £40,000 £42,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-5.88% +6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,500 £22,500 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £52,500 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £37,500 £37,500

zOS
Jobs Demand Trend in Essex

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

zOS Jobs Demand Trend in Essex

zOS
Salary Trend in Essex

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

zOS Salary Trend in Essex