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 27 April 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
27 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
IBM z/OS
Rank 591 616 581
Rank change year-on-year
+25 -35
Permanent jobs citing zOS 43 44 28
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 0.096% 0.090% 0.062%
As % of the Operating Systems category 0.35% 0.33% 0.23%
Number of salaries quoted 23 30 18
Average salary £52,500 £52,500 £47,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +10.52%
90% offered a salary of more than £47,500 £42,400 £39,967
10% offered a salary of more than £56,500 £57,100 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £34,000 £48,500 £50,000
% change year-on-year
-29.89% -3.00%
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
12455 13293 12061
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 27.90% 27.30% 26.72%
Number of salaries quoted 10697 11268 10315
Average salary £50,000 £47,500 £47,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.26% -
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,500 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £72,500 £70,000 £75,000
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £37,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+1.35% -1.33%

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 27 April 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 27 April 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
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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 +43 24 £52,500 +20.00% 1
zOS
England

zOS
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 27 April 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 43 (66.15%) Banking
2 36 (55.38%) DB2
2 36 (55.38%) IBM
3 33 (50.77%) Windows
4 28 (43.08%) WebSphere
5 27 (41.54%) Retail
6 26 (40.00%) UNIX
7 19 (29.23%) TCP/IP
7 19 (29.23%) CICS
7 19 (29.23%) Mainframe
8 18 (27.69%) RACF
9 17 (26.15%) Linux
10 16 (24.62%) Finance
11 14 (21.54%) Mentoring
12 13 (20.00%) ACF2
12 13 (20.00%) IBM Mainframe
12 13 (20.00%) AIX
12 13 (20.00%) Solaris
13 12 (18.46%) SQL
14 11 (16.92%) Apache
14 11 (16.92%) Project Management
14 11 (16.92%) WebSphere MQ
14 11 (16.92%) Management Information System
14 11 (16.92%) SWIFT
15 10 (15.38%) Spanish Language
15 10 (15.38%) Middleware
15 10 (15.38%) Validation
16 7 (10.77%) Cisco
16 7 (10.77%) Symantec
16 7 (10.77%) Tivoli

zOS
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 27 April 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 28 (43.08%) WebSphere
2 19 (29.23%) CICS
3 11 (16.92%) Apache
4 7 (10.77%) WebLogic
5 6 (9.23%) JBoss
5 6 (9.23%) WebSphere Application Server
5 6 (9.23%) IBM HTTP Server
Communications & Networking
1 19 (29.23%) TCP/IP
2 7 (10.77%) SAN
3 5 (7.69%) Internet
3 5 (7.69%) Firewall
3 5 (7.69%) Intrusion Detection
3 5 (7.69%) Network Security
4 4 (6.15%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 36 (55.38%) DB2
2 7 (10.77%) RDBMS
2 7 (10.77%) Oracle Exadata
2 7 (10.77%) Oracle Database
2 7 (10.77%) Relational Database
2 7 (10.77%) SQL Server
3 2 (3.08%) Big Data
3 2 (3.08%) Adabas
4 1 (1.54%) PowerCenter
General
1 43 (66.15%) Banking
2 27 (41.54%) Retail
3 16 (24.62%) Finance
4 10 (15.38%) Spanish Language
5 5 (7.69%) Financial Institution
Job Titles
1 13 (20.00%) Analyst
2 11 (16.92%) Consultant
2 11 (16.92%) Technical Consultant
2 11 (16.92%) Administrator
3 9 (13.85%) Solutions Architect
3 9 (13.85%) Architect
4 7 (10.77%) Infrastructure Architect
4 7 (10.77%) Technical Leader
4 7 (10.77%) Infrastructure Solutions Architect
5 5 (7.69%) DB2 DBA
5 5 (7.69%) Malware Analyst
5 5 (7.69%) Senior Technical Specialist
5 5 (7.69%) DB2 Specialist
5 5 (7.69%) WebSphere Administrator
5 5 (7.69%) Technical Specialist
5 5 (7.69%) DBA
6 3 (4.62%) Infrastructure Analyst
7 1 (1.54%) Programmer
7 1 (1.54%) Developer
7 1 (1.54%) Data Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 11 (16.92%) WebSphere MQ
2 10 (15.38%) Middleware
3 7 (10.77%) WebSphere Message Broker
4 2 (3.08%) EntireX
4 2 (3.08%) HTML
Miscellaneous
1 19 (29.23%) Mainframe
2 13 (20.00%) IBM Mainframe
3 11 (16.92%) Management Information System
3 11 (16.92%) SWIFT
4 7 (10.77%) FlexPod
4 7 (10.77%) iSeries
5 5 (7.69%) Reference Data
6 4 (6.15%) Clustering
7 3 (4.62%) Data Integration
7 3 (4.62%) Computer Science
8 2 (3.08%) Mathematics
9 1 (1.54%) PMI
Operating Systems
1 33 (50.77%) Windows
2 26 (40.00%) UNIX
3 17 (26.15%) Linux
4 13 (20.00%) Solaris
4 13 (20.00%) AIX
5 7 (10.77%) HPUX
5 7 (10.77%) OS/400
5 7 (10.77%) SUSE
5 7 (10.77%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 14 (21.54%) Mentoring
2 11 (16.92%) Project Management
3 10 (15.38%) Validation
4 7 (10.77%) Business Continuity
4 7 (10.77%) Coaching
4 7 (10.77%) Infrastructure Management
5 6 (9.23%) Root Cause Analysis
5 6 (9.23%) Data Management
6 5 (7.69%) Incident Management
6 5 (7.69%) Technical Architecture
6 5 (7.69%) Risk Assessment
6 5 (7.69%) Unit Testing
6 5 (7.69%) Stakeholder Management
6 5 (7.69%) Service Delivery
6 5 (7.69%) Data Modelling
6 5 (7.69%) Vulnerability Management
6 5 (7.69%) Performance Tuning
6 5 (7.69%) Performance Monitoring
6 5 (7.69%) ERD
6 5 (7.69%) Reverse Engineering
Programming Languages
1 12 (18.46%) SQL
2 2 (3.08%) C
2 2 (3.08%) C++
2 2 (3.08%) Java
2 2 (3.08%) NATURAL
3 1 (1.54%) JCL
3 1 (1.54%) Assembly Language
3 1 (1.54%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 5 (7.69%) CCNA
1 5 (7.69%) CISSP
1 5 (7.69%) Cisco Certification
1 5 (7.69%) GCIA
1 5 (7.69%) GCIH
2 3 (4.62%) Degree
3 1 (1.54%) PMI Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (1.54%) Data Quality
System Software
1 18 (27.69%) RACF
2 13 (20.00%) ACF2
3 7 (10.77%) KVM
3 7 (10.77%) VMware Infrastructure
3 7 (10.77%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 7 (10.77%) Tivoli
Vendors
1 36 (55.38%) IBM
2 7 (10.77%) Microsoft
2 7 (10.77%) HP
2 7 (10.77%) EMC
2 7 (10.77%) Juniper
2 7 (10.77%) BMC
2 7 (10.77%) CA
2 7 (10.77%) NetApp
2 7 (10.77%) Red Hat
2 7 (10.77%) CheckPoint
2 7 (10.77%) Symantec
2 7 (10.77%) VMware
2 7 (10.77%) Brocade
2 7 (10.77%) Oracle
2 7 (10.77%) Cisco
3 1 (1.54%) Informatica
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