The first table below looks at the demand for zOS skills in IT jobs advertised for the Leeds region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited zOS over the 3 months to 24 April 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Operating Systems category for the Leeds region.

Location
3 months to
24 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
IBM z/OS
Rank 170 150 -
Rank change year-on-year
-20 -
Permanent jobs citing zOS 10 1 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leeds 0.27% 0.036% -
As % of the Operating Systems category 1.14% 0.16% -
Number of salaries quoted 10 1 0
Average salary £45,000 £50,000 -
Average salary % change year-on-year
-10.00% -
UK excluding London average salary £48,500 £50,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
-3.00% +17.64%
Operating Systems Category
Leeds
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Operating Systems category
879 636 609
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leeds 23.62% 22.96% 25.86%
Number of salaries quoted 692 502 492
Average salary £35,000 £31,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+11.11% -10.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £20,500 £20,000 £21,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £45,500 £47,500
UK excluding London average salary £37,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
-1.33% -
zOS
West Yorkshire

zOS
Jobs Demand Trend in Leeds

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

zOS Jobs Demand Trend in Leeds

zOS
Salary Trend in Leeds

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

zOS Salary Trend in Leeds

zOS
Top 24 Related IT Skills in Leeds

For the 6 months to 24 April 2014, IT jobs across the Leeds 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 12 (100.00%) Banking
2 11 (91.67%) Incident Management
2 11 (91.67%) DB2
2 11 (91.67%) Stakeholder Management
3 9 (75.00%) Mainframe
3 9 (75.00%) IBM
4 1 (8.33%) Software Engineering
4 1 (8.33%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 1 (8.33%) COBIT
4 1 (8.33%) BPMN
4 1 (8.33%) Security Architecture
4 1 (8.33%) Web Application Development
4 1 (8.33%) Analytics
4 1 (8.33%) Middleware
4 1 (8.33%) .NET
4 1 (8.33%) J2EE
4 1 (8.33%) UNIX
4 1 (8.33%) Windows
4 1 (8.33%) UML
4 1 (8.33%) Data Mining
4 1 (8.33%) Information Security
4 1 (8.33%) Management Information System
4 1 (8.33%) Risk Management
4 1 (8.33%) Finance

zOS
Top Related IT Skills in Leeds by Category

For the 6 months to 24 April 2014, IT jobs across the Leeds 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.

Database & Business Intelligence
1 11 (91.67%) DB2
2 1 (8.33%) Data Mining
General
1 12 (100.00%) Banking
2 1 (8.33%) Finance
Job Titles
1 11 (91.67%) Administrator
2 9 (75.00%) DBA
2 9 (75.00%) DB2 DBA
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (8.33%) Middleware
1 1 (8.33%) .NET
1 1 (8.33%) J2EE
Miscellaneous
1 9 (75.00%) Mainframe
2 1 (8.33%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 1 (8.33%) UNIX
1 1 (8.33%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (91.67%) Incident Management
1 11 (91.67%) Stakeholder Management
2 1 (8.33%) Software Engineering
2 1 (8.33%) BPMN
2 1 (8.33%) Security Architecture
2 1 (8.33%) Web Application Development
2 1 (8.33%) Analytics
2 1 (8.33%) UML
2 1 (8.33%) Information Security
2 1 (8.33%) Risk Management
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (8.33%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 1 (8.33%) COBIT
Vendors
1 9 (75.00%) IBM