The table below looks at the statistics for zOS skills in IT jobs advertised for the Hertfordshire region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited zOS over the 3 months to 19 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
19 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
IBM z/OS
Rank 140 131 -
Rank change year-on-year
-9 -
Permanent jobs citing zOS 2 2 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Hertfordshire 0.087% 0.100% -
As % of the Operating Systems category 0.29% 0.33% -
Number of salaries quoted 0 1 0
Average salary - £45,000 -
UK excluding London average salary £43,750 £50,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year
-12.50% +11.11%
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 Hertfordshire region.

Operating Systems Category
Hertfordshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Operating Systems category
681 599 929
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Hertfordshire 29.70% 29.80% 31.90%
Number of salaries quoted 544 464 718
Average salary £40,000 £38,500 £41,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+3.89% -7.22%
90% offered a salary of more than £19,000 £24,000 £23,500
10% offered a salary of more than £58,500 £55,000 £54,000
UK excluding London average salary £36,500 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
-2.66% -

zOS
Jobs Demand Trend in Hertfordshire

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

zOS Jobs Demand Trend in Hertfordshire

zOS
Salary Trend in Hertfordshire

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

zOS Salary Trend in Hertfordshire

zOS
Job Locations in Hertfordshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing zOS within the Hertfordshire region over the 3 months to 19 September 2014. 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
Hemel Hempstead - 2 - -
zOS
East of England

zOS
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Hertfordshire

For the 6 months to 19 September 2014, IT jobs across the Hertfordshire 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 3 (100.00%) IBM
2 2 (66.67%) CICS
2 2 (66.67%) MVS
2 2 (66.67%) CA
2 2 (66.67%) REXX
2 2 (66.67%) JCL
2 2 (66.67%) Mainframe
2 2 (66.67%) COBOL
2 2 (66.67%) VSAM
2 2 (66.67%) Systems Analysis
3 1 (33.33%) Oracle RAC
3 1 (33.33%) Problem Management
3 1 (33.33%) Oracle Database 11g
3 1 (33.33%) BMC Performance Manager
3 1 (33.33%) WebSphere Message Broker
3 1 (33.33%) GlassFish
3 1 (33.33%) SAP PI
3 1 (33.33%) Open Source
3 1 (33.33%) Oracle Database
3 1 (33.33%) Performance Tuning
3 1 (33.33%) WebSphere
3 1 (33.33%) IBM HTTP Server
3 1 (33.33%) Jython
3 1 (33.33%) SAP XI
3 1 (33.33%) Java
3 1 (33.33%) SQL
3 1 (33.33%) .NET
3 1 (33.33%) J2EE
3 1 (33.33%) MySQL
3 1 (33.33%) Oracle

zOS
Top Related IT Skills in Hertfordshire by Category

For the 6 months to 19 September 2014, IT jobs across the Hertfordshire 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 2 (66.67%) CICS
2 1 (33.33%) iPlanet
2 1 (33.33%) WebLogic Portal
2 1 (33.33%) IBM HTTP Server
2 1 (33.33%) WebSphere
2 1 (33.33%) GlassFish
2 1 (33.33%) WebSphere Application Server
2 1 (33.33%) WebLogic
2 1 (33.33%) IIS
2 1 (33.33%) Apache
2 1 (33.33%) Tomcat
2 1 (33.33%) Tuxedo
2 1 (33.33%) Oracle HTTP Server
Communications & Networking
1 1 (33.33%) HTTP
1 1 (33.33%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (33.33%) MySQL
1 1 (33.33%) DB2
1 1 (33.33%) Oracle Database 11g
1 1 (33.33%) Oracle Database
Job Titles
1 2 (66.67%) Programmer
1 2 (66.67%) Systems Programmer
1 2 (66.67%) Mainframe Programmer
2 1 (33.33%) Senior Architect
2 1 (33.33%) Middleware Consultant
2 1 (33.33%) Middleware Architect
2 1 (33.33%) Architect
2 1 (33.33%) Senior Consultant
2 1 (33.33%) Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (33.33%) .NET
1 1 (33.33%) J2EE
1 1 (33.33%) WebSphere MQ
1 1 (33.33%) Middleware
1 1 (33.33%) SAP XI
1 1 (33.33%) WebSphere Message Broker
1 1 (33.33%) SAP PI
Miscellaneous
1 2 (66.67%) Mainframe
1 2 (66.67%) VSAM
2 1 (33.33%) Open Source
Operating Systems
1 2 (66.67%) MVS
2 1 (33.33%) Windows Server 2003
2 1 (33.33%) UNIX
2 1 (33.33%) Windows
2 1 (33.33%) AIX
2 1 (33.33%) Solaris
2 1 (33.33%) Linux
2 1 (33.33%) Windows 2000
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (66.67%) Systems Analysis
2 1 (33.33%) Problem Management
2 1 (33.33%) Performance Tuning
Programming Languages
1 2 (66.67%) COBOL
1 2 (66.67%) REXX
1 2 (66.67%) JCL
2 1 (33.33%) Jython
2 1 (33.33%) Java
2 1 (33.33%) SQL
System Software
1 1 (33.33%) Active Directory
1 1 (33.33%) Oracle RAC
Systems Management
1 1 (33.33%) Tivoli
1 1 (33.33%) BMC Performance Manager
Vendors
1 3 (100.00%) IBM
2 2 (66.67%) CA
3 1 (33.33%) Red Hat
3 1 (33.33%) TIBCO
3 1 (33.33%) NetIQ
3 1 (33.33%) Oracle
3 1 (33.33%) Sybase
3 1 (33.33%) SAP
3 1 (33.33%) JBoss
3 1 (33.33%) BMC
Hatfield, Hertfordshire
Hays - Computacenter
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 2 days ago