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

Location
3 months to
3 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
IBM z/OS
Rank 607 635 592
Rank change year-on-year
+28 -43
Permanent jobs citing zOS 26 18 11
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 0.058% 0.037% 0.025%
As % of the Operating Systems category 0.22% 0.13% 0.090%
Number of salaries quoted 20 11 5
Average salary £55,000 £50,000 £47,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+10.00% +5.26%
90% offered a salary of more than £49,750 £45,000 £40,832
10% offered a salary of more than £58,000 £52,500 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £48,750 £42,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+14.70% -
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
11965 13423 12224
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 26.84% 27.40% 27.72%
Number of salaries quoted 10321 11564 10455
Average salary £50,000 £48,500 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+3.09% -3.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,500 £27,500 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £70,000 £72,500
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £36,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+4.16% -4.00%

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 3 July 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 3 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 +35 5 £46,000 +2.22% 5
zOS
England

zOS
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 3 July 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 50 (73.53%) Banking
2 36 (52.94%) IBM
3 35 (51.47%) DB2
4 30 (44.12%) Windows
5 28 (41.18%) Retail
6 23 (33.82%) UNIX
7 22 (32.35%) WebSphere
8 21 (30.88%) Mainframe
9 19 (27.94%) Linux
10 17 (25.00%) TCP/IP
10 17 (25.00%) CICS
11 16 (23.53%) RACF
11 16 (23.53%) Solaris
11 16 (23.53%) AIX
12 14 (20.59%) SQL
13 13 (19.12%) IBM Mainframe
14 11 (16.18%) Service Delivery
14 11 (16.18%) Management Information System
14 11 (16.18%) Finance
14 11 (16.18%) ACF2
15 10 (14.71%) Validation
16 9 (13.24%) Incident Management
17 8 (11.76%) HP
17 8 (11.76%) Mentoring
18 7 (10.29%) Middleware
18 7 (10.29%) iSeries
19 6 (8.82%) WebSphere Message Broker
19 6 (8.82%) Data Management
19 6 (8.82%) IBM HTTP Server
19 6 (8.82%) Internet

zOS
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 3 July 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 22 (32.35%) WebSphere
2 17 (25.00%) CICS
3 6 (8.82%) IBM HTTP Server
3 6 (8.82%) WebSphere Application Server
3 6 (8.82%) JBoss
4 5 (7.35%) Apache
5 2 (2.94%) SAS
6 1 (1.47%) MQSeries
6 1 (1.47%) WebLogic
Cloud Services
1 1 (1.47%) IBM PureFlex
Communications & Networking
1 17 (25.00%) TCP/IP
2 6 (8.82%) Internet
3 5 (7.35%) Firewall
3 5 (7.35%) Intrusion Detection
3 5 (7.35%) Network Security
4 4 (5.88%) SSL
5 1 (1.47%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 35 (51.47%) DB2
2 3 (4.41%) SQL Server
3 2 (2.94%) Adabas
3 2 (2.94%) Base SAS
3 2 (2.94%) Big Data
4 1 (1.47%) Oracle Database
4 1 (1.47%) Relational Database
4 1 (1.47%) Oracle Exadata
4 1 (1.47%) RDBMS
4 1 (1.47%) PowerCenter
General
1 50 (73.53%) Banking
2 28 (41.18%) Retail
3 11 (16.18%) Finance
4 4 (5.88%) Financial Institution
4 4 (5.88%) Spanish Language
Job Titles
1 17 (25.00%) Administrator
2 15 (22.06%) Analyst
3 10 (14.71%) Consultant
3 10 (14.71%) DBA
3 10 (14.71%) DB2 DBA
4 7 (10.29%) Technical Leader
5 6 (8.82%) WebSphere Administrator
5 6 (8.82%) Technical Specialist
6 5 (7.35%) Technical Consultant
6 5 (7.35%) Senior Technical Specialist
6 5 (7.35%) DB2 Specialist
6 5 (7.35%) Malware Analyst
7 4 (5.88%) DB2 Consultant
7 4 (5.88%) Database Consultant
8 3 (4.41%) Infrastructure Analyst
8 3 (4.41%) Architect
8 3 (4.41%) Solutions Architect
9 2 (2.94%) Performance Analyst
9 2 (2.94%) Capacity Analyst
10 1 (1.47%) UNIX Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (10.29%) Middleware
2 6 (8.82%) WebSphere Message Broker
2 6 (8.82%) WebSphere MQ
3 2 (2.94%) EntireX
3 2 (2.94%) HTML
Miscellaneous
1 21 (30.88%) Mainframe
2 13 (19.12%) IBM Mainframe
3 11 (16.18%) Management Information System
4 7 (10.29%) iSeries
5 5 (7.35%) SWIFT
5 5 (7.35%) Analytical Skills
5 5 (7.35%) Reference Data
6 4 (5.88%) Clustering
7 3 (4.41%) Data Integration
7 3 (4.41%) Computer Science
8 2 (2.94%) Mathematics
8 2 (2.94%) VSAM
9 1 (1.47%) Online Banking
9 1 (1.47%) PMI
9 1 (1.47%) Data Centre
9 1 (1.47%) FlexPod
Operating Systems
1 30 (44.12%) Windows
2 23 (33.82%) UNIX
3 19 (27.94%) Linux
4 16 (23.53%) Solaris
4 16 (23.53%) AIX
5 2 (2.94%) MVS
6 1 (1.47%) SUSE
6 1 (1.47%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 1 (1.47%) OS/400
6 1 (1.47%) HPUX
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (16.18%) Service Delivery
2 10 (14.71%) Validation
3 9 (13.24%) Incident Management
4 8 (11.76%) Mentoring
5 6 (8.82%) Root Cause Analysis
5 6 (8.82%) Data Management
6 5 (7.35%) Continuous Improvement
6 5 (7.35%) Performance Tuning
6 5 (7.35%) Performance Monitoring
6 5 (7.35%) Logical Data Model
6 5 (7.35%) Physical Data Model
6 5 (7.35%) Malware Analysis
6 5 (7.35%) Vulnerability Management
6 5 (7.35%) ERD
6 5 (7.35%) Reverse Engineering
6 5 (7.35%) Network Architecture
6 5 (7.35%) Technical Architecture
6 5 (7.35%) Risk Assessment
6 5 (7.35%) Unit Testing
6 5 (7.35%) Stakeholder Management
Programming Languages
1 14 (20.59%) SQL
2 2 (2.94%) C
2 2 (2.94%) C++
2 2 (2.94%) Java
2 2 (2.94%) NATURAL
2 2 (2.94%) SAS Macro
3 1 (1.47%) JCL
3 1 (1.47%) Assembly Language
3 1 (1.47%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 5 (7.35%) CCNA
1 5 (7.35%) CISSP
1 5 (7.35%) Cisco Certification
1 5 (7.35%) GCIA
1 5 (7.35%) GCIH
2 3 (4.41%) Degree
3 1 (1.47%) PMI Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (1.47%) Data Quality
System Software
1 16 (23.53%) RACF
2 11 (16.18%) ACF2
3 3 (4.41%) VMware Infrastructure
4 2 (2.94%) VMware ESX
5 1 (1.47%) Hyper-V
5 1 (1.47%) KVM
Systems Management
1 1 (1.47%) Tivoli
Vendors
1 36 (52.94%) IBM
2 8 (11.76%) HP
3 5 (7.35%) Oracle
4 3 (4.41%) CA
4 3 (4.41%) VMware
5 1 (1.47%) Brocade
5 1 (1.47%) Informatica
5 1 (1.47%) NetApp
5 1 (1.47%) Red Hat
5 1 (1.47%) CheckPoint
5 1 (1.47%) Symantec
5 1 (1.47%) Cisco
5 1 (1.47%) Microsoft
5 1 (1.47%) EMC
5 1 (1.47%) Juniper
5 1 (1.47%) BMC
City, London
Lloyds Banking Group
Posted: 3 days ago
City, London
Lloyds Banking Group
Posted: 3 days ago
City, London
Lloyds Banking Group
Salary: £50000 - £65000 per annum + Bonus
Posted: 5 days ago
City, London
Lloyds Banking Group
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum + Bonus
Posted: 5 days ago
City of London
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Salary: £45000.00 - £47000.00 per annum + package
Posted: 16 days ago
London
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Salary: £45000.00 - £47000.00 per annum + package
Posted: 26 days ago
London
Huxley Banking & Financial Services
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 26 days ago