The table below looks at the statistics for zOS skills in IT jobs advertised for the Glasgow region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited zOS over the 3 months to 22 February 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
22 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
IBM z/OS
Scotland / Glasgow
Rank 87 107 -
Rank change year-on-year
+20 -
Permanent jobs citing zOS 3 2 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Glasgow 0.33% 0.15% -
As % of the Operating Systems category 1.70% 0.59% -
Number of salaries quoted 0 0 0
Median salary - - -
UK excluding London median salary £30,000 £38,533 £59,000
% change year-on-year
-22.14% -34.68%

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

Operating Systems Category
Glasgow
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Operating Systems category
176 341 256
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Glasgow 19.28% 24.87% 22.32%
Number of salaries quoted 98 179 167
Median salary £40,500 £38,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+5.19% -3.75%
90% offered a salary of more than £31,000 £30,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £53,100 £48,000
UK excluding London median salary £37,500 £37,500 £37,500

zOS
Jobs Demand Trend in Glasgow

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

zOS Jobs Demand Trend in Glasgow

zOS
Salary Trend in Glasgow

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

zOS Salary Trend in Glasgow

zOS
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Glasgow

For the 6 months to 22 February 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 Glasgow region with a requirement for zOS.

1 8 (100.00%) Mainframe
2 7 (87.50%) Job Entry Subsystem
3 6 (75.00%) JCL
4 5 (62.50%) CA
4 5 (62.50%) Finance
5 4 (50.00%) Banking
5 4 (50.00%) Middleware
5 4 (50.00%) CICS
5 4 (50.00%) Sybase
5 4 (50.00%) DB2
5 4 (50.00%) ISPF
5 4 (50.00%) Time Sharing Option
6 3 (37.50%) CLIST
6 3 (37.50%) MS Office
6 3 (37.50%) Unix
6 3 (37.50%) MQSeries
6 3 (37.50%) MS Excel
6 3 (37.50%) SAS
6 3 (37.50%) Assembly Language
6 3 (37.50%) COBOL
6 3 (37.50%) SQL
6 3 (37.50%) REXX
6 3 (37.50%) Security Management
6 3 (37.50%) VSAM
7 2 (25.00%) Investment Banking
7 2 (25.00%) MS PowerPoint
7 2 (25.00%) Time Management
7 2 (25.00%) Project Planning
8 1 (12.50%) zSecure
8 1 (12.50%) Risk Management

zOS
Top Related IT Skills in Glasgow 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 4 (50.00%) CICS
2 3 (37.50%) MQSeries
2 3 (37.50%) SAS
Applications
1 3 (37.50%) MS Excel
1 3 (37.50%) MS Office
2 2 (25.00%) MS PowerPoint
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (50.00%) DB2
General
1 5 (62.50%) Finance
2 4 (50.00%) Banking
3 2 (25.00%) Investment Banking
Job Titles
1 5 (62.50%) Security Engineer
2 2 (25.00%) Mainframe Programmer
2 2 (25.00%) Mainframe Systems Programmer
2 2 (25.00%) Principal Engineer
2 2 (25.00%) Principal Security Engineer
2 2 (25.00%) Programmer
2 2 (25.00%) Senior Security Engineer
2 2 (25.00%) Systems Programmer
3 1 (12.50%) IT Engineer
3 1 (12.50%) IT Security Engineer
3 1 (12.50%) Mainframe Specialist
3 1 (12.50%) Technical Specialist
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (50.00%) ISPF
1 4 (50.00%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 8 (100.00%) Mainframe
2 3 (37.50%) VSAM
Operating Systems
1 3 (37.50%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (37.50%) Security Management
2 2 (25.00%) Project Planning
2 2 (25.00%) Time Management
3 1 (12.50%) Risk Management
Programming Languages
1 6 (75.00%) JCL
2 3 (37.50%) Assembly Language
2 3 (37.50%) CLIST
2 3 (37.50%) COBOL
2 3 (37.50%) REXX
2 3 (37.50%) SQL
System Software
1 7 (87.50%) Job Entry Subsystem
2 4 (50.00%) Time Sharing Option
3 1 (12.50%) RACF
Systems Management
1 1 (12.50%) zSecure
Vendors
1 5 (62.50%) CA
2 4 (50.00%) Sybase
3 1 (12.50%) IBM
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