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 31 July 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
31 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
IBM MVS
Rank 621 663 614
Rank change year-on-year
+42 -49
Permanent jobs citing MVS 15 3 6
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 0.034% 0.006% 0.014%
As % of the Operating Systems category 0.13% 0.023% 0.049%
Number of salaries quoted 11 3 6
Average salary £52,500 £65,000 £55,750
Average salary % change year-on-year
-19.23% +16.59%
90% offered a salary of more than £47,500 £65,000 £36,000
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £65,000 £85,000
UK excluding London average salary £52,500 £42,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+23.52% +13.33%
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
11925 13232 12266
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 26.96% 27.49% 27.65%
Number of salaries quoted 10254 11396 10420
Average salary £50,000 £48,000 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+4.16% -4.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,000 £27,500 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £70,000 £72,500
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £36,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+2.73% -2.66%

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 31 July 2015.

MVS Salary Histogram in London

MVS
Job Locations in London

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing MVS within the London region over the 3 months to 31 July 2015. 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
City of London - 1 £46,000 -
MVS
England

MVS
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 31 July 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 21 (80.77%) Oracle
2 19 (73.08%) SOA
2 19 (73.08%) IBM
2 19 (73.08%) Mainframe
3 17 (65.38%) JCL
3 17 (65.38%) CICS
3 17 (65.38%) DB2
3 17 (65.38%) SQL
4 16 (61.54%) Java
4 16 (61.54%) Perl
4 16 (61.54%) WebSphere Application Server
4 16 (61.54%) Web Services
4 16 (61.54%) UNIX
4 16 (61.54%) AIX
4 16 (61.54%) Solaris
4 16 (61.54%) Linux
4 16 (61.54%) BusinessObjects
4 16 (61.54%) Tivoli
4 16 (61.54%) ISPF
4 16 (61.54%) WebSphere
5 15 (57.69%) WebSphere MQ
5 15 (57.69%) MQSeries
6 9 (34.62%) COBOL
7 6 (23.08%) Finance
8 5 (19.23%) HTML
8 5 (19.23%) Degree
9 4 (15.38%) Waterfall
9 4 (15.38%) Analytical Skills
9 4 (15.38%) SDLC
9 4 (15.38%) .NET

MVS
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 31 July 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 17 (65.38%) CICS
2 16 (61.54%) WebSphere Application Server
2 16 (61.54%) WebSphere
3 15 (57.69%) MQSeries
4 3 (11.54%) SharePoint
4 3 (11.54%) CMS
4 3 (11.54%) Orchard CMS
Applications
1 2 (7.69%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 2 (7.69%) Oracle ERP
1 2 (7.69%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 2 (7.69%) Taleo
1 2 (7.69%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 1 (3.85%) FTP
1 1 (3.85%) TCP/IP
1 1 (3.85%) SSL
1 1 (3.85%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 17 (65.38%) DB2
2 16 (61.54%) BusinessObjects
3 3 (11.54%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 1 (3.85%) Oracle Database 11g
4 1 (3.85%) Oracle Database
4 1 (3.85%) Relational Database
4 1 (3.85%) IMS/DB
4 1 (3.85%) RDBMS
Development Applications
1 1 (3.85%) Oracle Forms
General
1 6 (23.08%) Finance
2 4 (15.38%) Banking
2 4 (15.38%) Retail
3 3 (11.54%) Retail Banking
3 3 (11.54%) Private Banking
4 2 (7.69%) Financial Institution
5 1 (3.85%) Marketing
5 1 (3.85%) General Ledger
Job Titles
1 16 (61.54%) Consultant
1 16 (61.54%) Technical Consultant
2 5 (19.23%) Solutions Architect
2 5 (19.23%) Architect
3 3 (11.54%) .NET Architect
4 2 (7.69%) Applications Architect
5 1 (3.85%) Storage Engineer
5 1 (3.85%) Developer
5 1 (3.85%) Applications Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 16 (61.54%) ISPF
1 16 (61.54%) Web Services
2 15 (57.69%) WebSphere MQ
3 5 (19.23%) HTML
4 4 (15.38%) .NET
5 3 (11.54%) ASP.NET
5 3 (11.54%) CSS
5 3 (11.54%) jQuery
5 3 (11.54%) ASP.NET Web Forms
5 3 (11.54%) ASP.NET Web API
6 1 (3.85%) J2EE
6 1 (3.85%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 19 (73.08%) Mainframe
2 4 (15.38%) Analytical Skills
3 3 (11.54%) VSAM
3 3 (11.54%) N-Tier
4 2 (7.69%) Management Information System
4 2 (7.69%) Enterprise Software
5 1 (3.85%) Client/Server
5 1 (3.85%) PMI
Operating Systems
1 16 (61.54%) UNIX
1 16 (61.54%) AIX
1 16 (61.54%) Solaris
1 16 (61.54%) Linux
2 3 (11.54%) zOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 19 (73.08%) SOA
2 4 (15.38%) Agile Software Development
2 4 (15.38%) Waterfall
2 4 (15.38%) SDLC
3 3 (11.54%) Web Development
3 3 (11.54%) Wealth Management
3 3 (11.54%) Continuous Integration
3 3 (11.54%) CRM
3 3 (11.54%) Service Delivery
4 2 (7.69%) ERP
4 2 (7.69%) Project Management
4 2 (7.69%) TOGAF
4 2 (7.69%) Enterprise Architecture
4 2 (7.69%) Market Research
5 1 (3.85%) UML
5 1 (3.85%) Data Protection
5 1 (3.85%) Change Management
5 1 (3.85%) MVC
5 1 (3.85%) Scrum
5 1 (3.85%) High Availability
Programming Languages
1 17 (65.38%) SQL
1 17 (65.38%) JCL
2 16 (61.54%) Java
2 16 (61.54%) Perl
3 9 (34.62%) COBOL
4 1 (3.85%) C#
4 1 (3.85%) VBA
4 1 (3.85%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 5 (19.23%) Degree
2 1 (3.85%) PMI Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (3.85%) QA
System Software
1 1 (3.85%) Tivoli Directory Server
Systems Management
1 16 (61.54%) Tivoli
2 1 (3.85%) Control-M
Vendors
1 21 (80.77%) Oracle
2 19 (73.08%) IBM
3 3 (11.54%) Microsoft
3 3 (11.54%) CA
4 2 (7.69%) Northgate
4 2 (7.69%) SAP
5 1 (3.85%) Cognizant
London
Refreshing Recruitment
Salary: £60000 - £65000 per annum + full benefits, 25 days hol ++
Posted: 9 days ago
London
ORC International
Posted: 16 days ago