The table below looks at the statistics for zOS skills in IT jobs advertised for the London region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited zOS over the 3 months to 5 March 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
5 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
IBM z/OS
Rank 569 593 579
Rank change year-on-year
+24 -14
Permanent jobs citing zOS 38 45 27
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 0.092% 0.10% 0.063%
As % of the Operating Systems category 0.32% 0.37% 0.24%
Number of salaries quoted 24 38 26
Average salary £52,500 £50,500 £55,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+3.96% -8.18%
90% offered a salary of more than £47,500 £40,000 £40,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £59,000 £61,400
UK excluding London average salary £53,750 £45,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year
+19.44% -10.00%
zOS
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
11728 12056 11406
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 28.41% 28.04% 26.82%
Number of salaries quoted 9952 10103 9725
Average salary £48,500 £47,500 £47,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+2.10% -
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

zOS
Jobs Demand Trend in London

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

zOS Jobs Demand Trend in London

zOS
Salary Trend in London

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

zOS Salary Trend in London

zOS
Salary Histogram in London

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing zOS across the London region over the 3 months to 5 March 2015.

zOS Salary Histogram in London

zOS
Job Locations in London

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing zOS within the London region over the 3 months to 5 March 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 +9 20 £55,000 +34.43%
zOS
England

zOS
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 5 March 2015, IT jobs across the London 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 31 (62.00%) Windows
2 30 (60.00%) IBM
3 26 (52.00%) WebSphere
4 25 (50.00%) Banking
4 25 (50.00%) DB2
5 23 (46.00%) UNIX
6 19 (38.00%) Linux
7 16 (32.00%) TCP/IP
8 15 (30.00%) Retail
9 14 (28.00%) Solaris
9 14 (28.00%) AIX
9 14 (28.00%) WebSphere MQ
9 14 (28.00%) Mainframe
10 13 (26.00%) Finance
11 12 (24.00%) IBM Mainframe
11 12 (24.00%) ACF2
11 12 (24.00%) RACF
12 11 (22.00%) CICS
12 11 (22.00%) CA
12 11 (22.00%) Mentoring
13 10 (20.00%) Middleware
14 9 (18.00%) Symantec
14 9 (18.00%) Tivoli
14 9 (18.00%) BMC
14 9 (18.00%) NetApp
14 9 (18.00%) Red Hat
14 9 (18.00%) CheckPoint
14 9 (18.00%) SUSE
14 9 (18.00%) VMware
14 9 (18.00%) HPUX

zOS
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 5 March 2015, IT jobs across the London 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 26 (52.00%) WebSphere
2 11 (22.00%) CICS
3 9 (18.00%) WebLogic
4 7 (14.00%) Apache
5 5 (10.00%) IBM HTTP Server
5 5 (10.00%) JBoss
5 5 (10.00%) WebSphere Application Server
Communications & Networking
1 16 (32.00%) TCP/IP
2 9 (18.00%) SAN
3 5 (10.00%) Internet
3 5 (10.00%) Firewall
3 5 (10.00%) SSL
3 5 (10.00%) Network Security
3 5 (10.00%) Intrusion Detection
Database & Business Intelligence
1 25 (50.00%) DB2
2 9 (18.00%) SQL Server
2 9 (18.00%) RDBMS
2 9 (18.00%) Oracle Database
2 9 (18.00%) Relational Database
2 9 (18.00%) Oracle Exadata
3 2 (4.00%) Big Data
3 2 (4.00%) Adabas
4 1 (2.00%) PowerCenter
General
1 25 (50.00%) Banking
2 15 (30.00%) Retail
3 13 (26.00%) Finance
4 7 (14.00%) Spanish Language
5 5 (10.00%) Financial Institution
Job Titles
1 13 (26.00%) Analyst
2 11 (22.00%) Architect
2 11 (22.00%) Solutions Architect
3 9 (18.00%) Infrastructure Solutions Architect
3 9 (18.00%) Infrastructure Architect
4 7 (14.00%) Administrator
4 7 (14.00%) Technical Consultant
4 7 (14.00%) Consultant
5 5 (10.00%) Technical Leader
6 4 (8.00%) WebSphere Administrator
6 4 (8.00%) DB2 DBA
6 4 (8.00%) DBA
7 3 (6.00%) Infrastructure Analyst
8 2 (4.00%) Systems Programmer
8 2 (4.00%) Programmer
9 1 (2.00%) Master Data Administrator
9 1 (2.00%) Data Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 14 (28.00%) WebSphere MQ
2 10 (20.00%) Middleware
3 2 (4.00%) EntireX
3 2 (4.00%) HTML
Miscellaneous
1 14 (28.00%) Mainframe
2 12 (24.00%) IBM Mainframe
3 9 (18.00%) FlexPod
4 8 (16.00%) iSeries
5 7 (14.00%) SWIFT
6 5 (10.00%) Clustering
7 3 (6.00%) Computer Science
7 3 (6.00%) Data Integration
8 2 (4.00%) Mathematics
9 1 (2.00%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 31 (62.00%) Windows
2 23 (46.00%) UNIX
3 19 (38.00%) Linux
4 14 (28.00%) Solaris
4 14 (28.00%) AIX
5 9 (18.00%) SUSE
5 9 (18.00%) HPUX
5 9 (18.00%) OS/400
5 9 (18.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (22.00%) Mentoring
2 9 (18.00%) Coaching
2 9 (18.00%) Infrastructure Management
2 9 (18.00%) Business Continuity
3 7 (14.00%) Project Management
4 5 (10.00%) Reverse Engineering
4 5 (10.00%) Network Architecture
4 5 (10.00%) Risk Assessment
4 5 (10.00%) Root Cause Analysis
4 5 (10.00%) Vulnerability Management
5 4 (8.00%) Continuous Improvement
6 2 (4.00%) Stakeholder Management
6 2 (4.00%) Incident Management
6 2 (4.00%) Business Development
6 2 (4.00%) Service Management
6 2 (4.00%) EAI
6 2 (4.00%) SOA
7 1 (2.00%) Master Data Management
7 1 (2.00%) Data Management
7 1 (2.00%) Performance Management
Programming Languages
1 7 (14.00%) SQL
2 2 (4.00%) REXX
2 2 (4.00%) NATURAL
2 2 (4.00%) C
2 2 (4.00%) C++
2 2 (4.00%) Java
3 1 (2.00%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 5 (10.00%) CISSP
1 5 (10.00%) Cisco Certification
1 5 (10.00%) CCNA
1 5 (10.00%) GCIA
1 5 (10.00%) GCIH
2 3 (6.00%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (2.00%) Data Quality
System Software
1 12 (24.00%) ACF2
1 12 (24.00%) RACF
2 9 (18.00%) KVM
2 9 (18.00%) VMware Infrastructure
2 9 (18.00%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 9 (18.00%) Tivoli
2 2 (4.00%) OMEGAMON
Vendors
1 30 (60.00%) IBM
2 11 (22.00%) CA
3 9 (18.00%) Symantec
3 9 (18.00%) BMC
3 9 (18.00%) NetApp
3 9 (18.00%) Red Hat
3 9 (18.00%) CheckPoint
3 9 (18.00%) VMware
3 9 (18.00%) Oracle
3 9 (18.00%) Cisco
3 9 (18.00%) Microsoft
3 9 (18.00%) Juniper
3 9 (18.00%) HP
3 9 (18.00%) EMC
3 9 (18.00%) Brocade
4 1 (2.00%) Informatica
London
Real Staffing
Salary: £41990 - £61000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 21 days ago
London
Lloyds Banking Group
Posted: 21 days ago