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 3 March 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
3 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
IBM MVS
Rank 603 - 600
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Permanent jobs citing MVS 7 0 10
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 0.017% - 0.022%
As % of the Operating Systems category 0.059% - 0.083%
Number of salaries quoted 7 0 4
Average salary £62,500 - £55,000
90% offered a salary of more than £52,500 - £39,750
10% offered a salary of more than £72,000 - £68,500
UK excluding London average salary £52,500 £35,750 £50,000
% change year-on-year
+46.85% -28.50%
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
11871 12158 12077
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 28.28% 27.96% 27.11%
Number of salaries quoted 10088 10169 10317
Average salary £48,000 £47,500 £47,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+1.05% -
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £28,500 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £72,500 £70,000 £75,000
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
Salary Histogram in London

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing MVS across the London region over the 3 months to 3 March 2015.

MVS Salary Histogram in London

MVS
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 3 March 2015, 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 11 (68.75%) HTML
1 11 (68.75%) SOA
2 9 (56.25%) Microsoft
3 8 (50.00%) SQL
3 8 (50.00%) Oracle
3 8 (50.00%) CSS
3 8 (50.00%) jQuery
4 7 (43.75%) Linux
5 6 (37.50%) SharePoint
5 6 (37.50%) N-Tier
5 6 (37.50%) .NET
5 6 (37.50%) ASP.NET
5 6 (37.50%) CMS
5 6 (37.50%) Agile Software Development
5 6 (37.50%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 6 (37.50%) Continuous Integration
5 6 (37.50%) Web Development
5 6 (37.50%) Waterfall
5 6 (37.50%) Orchard CMS
5 6 (37.50%) ASP.NET Web Forms
5 6 (37.50%) ASP.NET Web API
5 6 (37.50%) Oracle Database
6 5 (31.25%) ISPF
6 5 (31.25%) WebSphere
6 5 (31.25%) Mainframe
6 5 (31.25%) CICS
6 5 (31.25%) Tivoli
6 5 (31.25%) JCL
6 5 (31.25%) Java
6 5 (31.25%) Perl

MVS
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 3 March 2015, 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 6 (37.50%) CMS
1 6 (37.50%) SharePoint
1 6 (37.50%) Orchard CMS
2 5 (31.25%) CICS
2 5 (31.25%) WebSphere
2 5 (31.25%) WebSphere Application Server
3 3 (18.75%) IIS
3 3 (18.75%) Tomcat
4 2 (12.50%) MQSeries
4 2 (12.50%) Apache
4 2 (12.50%) nginx
4 2 (12.50%) Node.js
Cloud Services
1 2 (12.50%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 5 (31.25%) SSL
2 3 (18.75%) Internet
2 3 (18.75%) TCP/IP
3 2 (12.50%) DNS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (37.50%) SQL Server Reporting Services
1 6 (37.50%) Oracle Database
2 5 (31.25%) DB2
3 3 (18.75%) OLAP
3 3 (18.75%) Data Warehouse
3 3 (18.75%) RDBMS
3 3 (18.75%) Oracle Database 10g
3 3 (18.75%) Spotfire
3 3 (18.75%) Oracle OLAP
3 3 (18.75%) QlikView
3 3 (18.75%) Oracle Database 11g
3 3 (18.75%) Oracle BI EE
3 3 (18.75%) Relational Database
4 2 (12.50%) MySQL
4 2 (12.50%) NoSQL
Development Applications
1 3 (18.75%) Oracle Forms
2 2 (12.50%) Git (software)
General
1 3 (18.75%) Financial Institution
1 3 (18.75%) Finance
Job Titles
1 6 (37.50%) Architect
2 5 (31.25%) Developer
2 5 (31.25%) Consultant
2 5 (31.25%) Solutions Architect
2 5 (31.25%) Technical Consultant
3 2 (12.50%) Lead Developer
3 2 (12.50%) Analyst
3 2 (12.50%) Lead PHP Developer
3 2 (12.50%) Spotfire Developer
3 2 (12.50%) QlikView Developer
3 2 (12.50%) PHP Developer
3 2 (12.50%) Developer Analyst
4 1 (6.25%) .NET Architect
4 1 (6.25%) Business Intelligence Analyst
4 1 (6.25%) TIBCO Developer
4 1 (6.25%) .NET Solutions Architect
4 1 (6.25%) Business Intelligence Developer
4 1 (6.25%) Business Analyst
4 1 (6.25%) Technical Architect
4 1 (6.25%) Business Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 11 (68.75%) HTML
2 8 (50.00%) CSS
2 8 (50.00%) jQuery
3 6 (37.50%) ASP.NET Web Forms
3 6 (37.50%) ASP.NET Web API
3 6 (37.50%) ASP.NET
3 6 (37.50%) .NET
4 5 (31.25%) ISPF
4 5 (31.25%) Web Services
5 3 (18.75%) XML
5 3 (18.75%) J2EE
6 2 (12.50%) JSON
6 2 (12.50%) Symfony
6 2 (12.50%) WebSphere MQ
6 2 (12.50%) LAMP
6 2 (12.50%) RESTful
6 2 (12.50%) Haml
6 2 (12.50%) Backbone.js
6 2 (12.50%) Sass
6 2 (12.50%) AngularJS
Miscellaneous
1 6 (37.50%) N-Tier
2 5 (31.25%) Mainframe
3 3 (18.75%) Client/Server
3 3 (18.75%) Visualisation
4 1 (6.25%) Credit Risk
Operating Systems
1 7 (43.75%) Linux
2 5 (31.25%) UNIX
2 5 (31.25%) AIX
2 5 (31.25%) Solaris
3 3 (18.75%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (68.75%) SOA
2 6 (37.50%) Agile Software Development
2 6 (37.50%) Web Development
2 6 (37.50%) Continuous Integration
2 6 (37.50%) Waterfall
3 3 (18.75%) High Availability
3 3 (18.75%) Performance Tuning
3 3 (18.75%) Test Planning
3 3 (18.75%) Business Intelligence
4 2 (12.50%) Data Modelling
4 2 (12.50%) MVC
4 2 (12.50%) Continuous Improvement
5 1 (6.25%) Technical Architecture
5 1 (6.25%) Project Management
5 1 (6.25%) Change Management
Programming Languages
1 8 (50.00%) SQL
2 5 (31.25%) JCL
2 5 (31.25%) Java
2 5 (31.25%) Perl
3 3 (18.75%) Shell Script
4 2 (12.50%) PHP5
4 2 (12.50%) CoffeeScript
4 2 (12.50%) PHP
4 2 (12.50%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 3 (18.75%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (25.00%) QA
System Software
1 3 (18.75%) Tivoli Directory Server
Systems Management
1 5 (31.25%) Tivoli
Vendors
1 9 (56.25%) Microsoft
2 8 (50.00%) Oracle
3 5 (31.25%) Business Objects
3 5 (31.25%) IBM
4 3 (18.75%) TIBCO
5 1 (6.25%) Cognos
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