The table below looks at the statistics for MVS skills in IT jobs advertised for the London region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited MVS over the 3 months to 11 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
11 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
IBM MVS
Rank 641 647 -
Rank change year-on-year
+6 -
Permanent jobs citing MVS 4 6 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 0.010% 0.014% -
As % of the Operating Systems category 0.037% 0.051% -
Number of salaries quoted 2 6 0
Average salary £60,000 £65,000 -
Average salary % change year-on-year
-7.69% -
UK excluding London average salary £25,250 £35,250 £33,000
% change year-on-year
-28.36% +6.81%
MVS
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 London region.

Operating Systems Category
London
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Operating Systems category
10705 11750 12331
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 26.18% 28.27% 28.50%
Number of salaries quoted 9170 10070 10326
Average salary £50,000 £47,500 £47,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.26% -
90% offered a salary of more than £28,500 £27,500 £29,000
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £75,000 £72,500
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £37,500 £37,500

MVS
Jobs Demand Trend in London

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

MVS Jobs Demand Trend in London

MVS
Salary Trend in London

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

MVS Salary Trend in London

MVS
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 11 February 2016, IT jobs across the London region citing MVS 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 MVS.

1 16 (88.89%) HTML
1 16 (88.89%) .NET
1 16 (88.89%) ASP.NET
1 16 (88.89%) CSS
1 16 (88.89%) N-Tier
1 16 (88.89%) SOA
1 16 (88.89%) Microsoft
1 16 (88.89%) CMS
1 16 (88.89%) Agile Software Development
1 16 (88.89%) SQL Server Reporting Services
1 16 (88.89%) Web Development
1 16 (88.89%) jQuery
1 16 (88.89%) Continuous Integration
1 16 (88.89%) Waterfall
1 16 (88.89%) SharePoint
1 16 (88.89%) Orchard CMS
1 16 (88.89%) ASP.NET Web Forms
1 16 (88.89%) ASP.NET Web API
1 16 (88.89%) SDLC
2 6 (33.33%) MS Excel
2 6 (33.33%) Analytical Skills
2 6 (33.33%) Market Research
2 6 (33.33%) SaaS
2 6 (33.33%) Degree
3 2 (11.11%) Xcode
3 2 (11.11%) Objective-C
3 2 (11.11%) OOP
3 2 (11.11%) Apple iOS
3 2 (11.11%) iOS SDK
3 2 (11.11%) iOS Development

MVS
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 11 February 2016, IT jobs across the London region citing MVS 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 MVS. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 16 (88.89%) CMS
1 16 (88.89%) Orchard CMS
1 16 (88.89%) SharePoint
Applications
1 6 (33.33%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 6 (33.33%) SaaS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 16 (88.89%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 2 (11.11%) Xcode
Job Titles
1 16 (88.89%) .NET Architect
1 16 (88.89%) .NET Solutions Architect
1 16 (88.89%) Architect
1 16 (88.89%) Solutions Architect
2 2 (11.11%) Developer
2 2 (11.11%) E-Commerce Developer
2 2 (11.11%) E-Commerce Engineer
2 2 (11.11%) iOS Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 16 (88.89%) .NET
1 16 (88.89%) ASP.NET
1 16 (88.89%) ASP.NET Web API
1 16 (88.89%) ASP.NET Web Forms
1 16 (88.89%) CSS
1 16 (88.89%) HTML
1 16 (88.89%) jQuery
2 2 (11.11%) iOS SDK
Miscellaneous
1 16 (88.89%) N-Tier
2 6 (33.33%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 2 (11.11%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 16 (88.89%) Agile Software Development
1 16 (88.89%) Continuous Integration
1 16 (88.89%) SDLC
1 16 (88.89%) SOA
1 16 (88.89%) Waterfall
1 16 (88.89%) Web Development
2 6 (33.33%) Market Research
3 2 (11.11%) API Development
3 2 (11.11%) E-Commerce
3 2 (11.11%) iOS Development
3 2 (11.11%) OOP
Programming Languages
1 2 (11.11%) Objective-C
2 1 (5.56%) Apple Swift
Qualifications
1 6 (33.33%) Degree
Vendors
1 16 (88.89%) Microsoft