The table below looks at the statistics for zOS skills in IT jobs advertised for the Guildford region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited zOS over the 3 months to 24 December 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
24 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
IBM z/OS
Rank 74 - -
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Permanent jobs citing zOS 3 0 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Guildford 0.42% - -
As % of the Operating Systems category 1.49% - -
Number of salaries quoted 3 0 0
Average salary £47,500 - -
UK excluding London average salary £44,000 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
-2.22% +5.88%
zOS
Surrey

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

Operating Systems Category
Guildford
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Operating Systems category
201 110 239
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Guildford 27.88% 21.28% 36.27%
Number of salaries quoted 181 99 233
Average salary £42,500 £40,000 £38,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.25% +3.89%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,000 £22,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £52,500 £47,500
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £37,500 £37,500

zOS
Jobs Demand Trend in Guildford

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

zOS Jobs Demand Trend in Guildford

zOS
Salary Trend in Guildford

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

zOS Salary Trend in Guildford

zOS
Top 22 Related IT Skills in Guildford

For the 6 months to 24 December 2014, IT jobs across the Guildford region citing zOS 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 zOS.

1 5 (100.00%) WebSphere Application Server
1 5 (100.00%) Windows
1 5 (100.00%) Linux
1 5 (100.00%) JBoss
1 5 (100.00%) Apache
1 5 (100.00%) Adobe
1 5 (100.00%) WebSphere MQ
1 5 (100.00%) Middleware
1 5 (100.00%) Content Management
1 5 (100.00%) WebSphere
1 5 (100.00%) Adobe CQ
1 5 (100.00%) OpenAM
2 3 (60.00%) Java
2 3 (60.00%) SOAP
2 3 (60.00%) Web Services
2 3 (60.00%) SOA
2 3 (60.00%) SSL
2 3 (60.00%) Shell Script
2 3 (60.00%) Finance
2 3 (60.00%) CMS
2 3 (60.00%) Jython
2 3 (60.00%) Network Security

zOS
Top Related IT Skills in Guildford by Category

For the 6 months to 24 December 2014, IT jobs across the Guildford region citing zOS 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 zOS. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 5 (100.00%) WebSphere Application Server
1 5 (100.00%) JBoss
1 5 (100.00%) Apache
1 5 (100.00%) WebSphere
1 5 (100.00%) Adobe CQ
2 3 (60.00%) CMS
Communications & Networking
1 3 (60.00%) SSL
1 3 (60.00%) Network Security
General
1 3 (60.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 3 (60.00%) Consultant
1 3 (60.00%) Support Consultant
1 3 (60.00%) Middleware Consultant
2 2 (40.00%) Analyst
2 2 (40.00%) Middleware Analyst
2 2 (40.00%) Support Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (100.00%) WebSphere MQ
1 5 (100.00%) Middleware
2 3 (60.00%) SOAP
2 3 (60.00%) Web Services
Operating Systems
1 5 (100.00%) Windows
1 5 (100.00%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (100.00%) Content Management
2 3 (60.00%) SOA
Programming Languages
1 3 (60.00%) Java
1 3 (60.00%) Shell Script
1 3 (60.00%) Jython
Systems Management
1 5 (100.00%) OpenAM
Vendors
1 5 (100.00%) Adobe