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

Location
3 months to
30 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
IBM z/OS
Rank 587 577 592
Rank change year-on-year
-10 +15
Permanent jobs citing zOS 39 53 31
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 0.090% 0.12% 0.070%
As % of the Operating Systems category 0.32% 0.42% 0.27%
Number of salaries quoted 22 45 24
Average salary £52,500 £51,500 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+1.94% +3.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £47,500 £40,365 £40,000
10% offered a salary of more than £64,500 £59,000 £62,000
UK excluding London average salary £34,000 £45,500 £50,000
% change year-on-year
-25.27% -9.00%
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
12117 12746 11643
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 28.10% 27.81% 26.42%
Number of salaries quoted 10369 10766 9955
Average salary £49,500 £47,500 £46,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+4.21% +2.15%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £28,000 £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 30 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 30 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 +14 22 £55,000 +30.95% 3
zOS
England

zOS
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 30 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 34 (59.65%) IBM
2 33 (57.89%) Windows
2 33 (57.89%) Banking
3 31 (54.39%) DB2
4 28 (49.12%) WebSphere
5 24 (42.11%) UNIX
6 21 (36.84%) Retail
7 19 (33.33%) Linux
8 18 (31.58%) TCP/IP
9 15 (26.32%) Solaris
9 15 (26.32%) AIX
9 15 (26.32%) Mainframe
10 14 (24.56%) RACF
10 14 (24.56%) Finance
10 14 (24.56%) CICS
10 14 (24.56%) Mentoring
11 13 (22.81%) ACF2
11 13 (22.81%) IBM Mainframe
11 13 (22.81%) WebSphere MQ
12 11 (19.30%) Middleware
13 10 (17.54%) CA
13 10 (17.54%) SQL
14 9 (15.79%) Oracle
14 9 (15.79%) SQL Server
14 9 (15.79%) HPUX
14 9 (15.79%) WebLogic
14 9 (15.79%) Apache
14 9 (15.79%) BMC
14 9 (15.79%) Juniper
14 9 (15.79%) SAN

zOS
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 30 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 28 (49.12%) WebSphere
2 14 (24.56%) CICS
3 9 (15.79%) WebLogic
3 9 (15.79%) Apache
4 6 (10.53%) WebSphere Application Server
4 6 (10.53%) JBoss
4 6 (10.53%) IBM HTTP Server
Communications & Networking
1 18 (31.58%) TCP/IP
2 9 (15.79%) SAN
3 5 (8.77%) Internet
3 5 (8.77%) Firewall
3 5 (8.77%) Intrusion Detection
3 5 (8.77%) Network Security
4 4 (7.02%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 31 (54.39%) DB2
2 9 (15.79%) RDBMS
2 9 (15.79%) Oracle Exadata
2 9 (15.79%) Oracle Database
2 9 (15.79%) Relational Database
2 9 (15.79%) SQL Server
3 2 (3.51%) Big Data
3 2 (3.51%) Adabas
4 1 (1.75%) PowerCenter
General
1 33 (57.89%) Banking
2 21 (36.84%) Retail
3 14 (24.56%) Finance
4 9 (15.79%) Spanish Language
5 5 (8.77%) Financial Institution
Job Titles
1 13 (22.81%) Analyst
2 11 (19.30%) Solutions Architect
2 11 (19.30%) Architect
3 9 (15.79%) Infrastructure Architect
3 9 (15.79%) Consultant
3 9 (15.79%) Technical Consultant
3 9 (15.79%) Administrator
3 9 (15.79%) Infrastructure Solutions Architect
4 7 (12.28%) Technical Leader
5 5 (8.77%) WebSphere Administrator
6 4 (7.02%) DBA
6 4 (7.02%) DB2 DBA
7 3 (5.26%) Senior Technical Specialist
7 3 (5.26%) DB2 Specialist
7 3 (5.26%) Technical Specialist
7 3 (5.26%) Infrastructure Analyst
8 1 (1.75%) Programmer
8 1 (1.75%) Systems Programmer
8 1 (1.75%) Data Administrator
8 1 (1.75%) Master Data Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 13 (22.81%) WebSphere MQ
2 11 (19.30%) Middleware
3 2 (3.51%) HTML
3 2 (3.51%) EntireX
Miscellaneous
1 15 (26.32%) Mainframe
2 13 (22.81%) IBM Mainframe
3 9 (15.79%) SWIFT
3 9 (15.79%) FlexPod
4 7 (12.28%) iSeries
5 5 (8.77%) Management Information System
6 4 (7.02%) Clustering
7 3 (5.26%) Computer Science
7 3 (5.26%) Reference Data
7 3 (5.26%) Data Integration
8 2 (3.51%) Mathematics
Operating Systems
1 33 (57.89%) Windows
2 24 (42.11%) UNIX
3 19 (33.33%) Linux
4 15 (26.32%) Solaris
4 15 (26.32%) AIX
5 9 (15.79%) HPUX
5 9 (15.79%) OS/400
5 9 (15.79%) SUSE
5 9 (15.79%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 14 (24.56%) Mentoring
2 9 (15.79%) Coaching
2 9 (15.79%) Infrastructure Management
2 9 (15.79%) Business Continuity
2 9 (15.79%) Project Management
3 6 (10.53%) Root Cause Analysis
4 5 (8.77%) Vulnerability Management
4 5 (8.77%) Reverse Engineering
4 5 (8.77%) Network Architecture
4 5 (8.77%) Risk Assessment
5 4 (7.02%) Data Management
5 4 (7.02%) Validation
5 4 (7.02%) Continuous Improvement
6 3 (5.26%) Logical Data Model
6 3 (5.26%) Physical Data Model
6 3 (5.26%) Performance Tuning
6 3 (5.26%) Performance Monitoring
6 3 (5.26%) Stakeholder Management
6 3 (5.26%) ERD
6 3 (5.26%) Service Management
Programming Languages
1 10 (17.54%) SQL
2 2 (3.51%) C
2 2 (3.51%) C++
2 2 (3.51%) Java
2 2 (3.51%) NATURAL
3 1 (1.75%) REXX
3 1 (1.75%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 5 (8.77%) CCNA
1 5 (8.77%) CISSP
1 5 (8.77%) Cisco Certification
1 5 (8.77%) GCIA
1 5 (8.77%) GCIH
2 3 (5.26%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (1.75%) Data Quality
System Software
1 14 (24.56%) RACF
2 13 (22.81%) ACF2
3 9 (15.79%) KVM
3 9 (15.79%) VMware Infrastructure
3 9 (15.79%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 9 (15.79%) Tivoli
2 1 (1.75%) OMEGAMON
Vendors
1 34 (59.65%) IBM
2 10 (17.54%) CA
3 9 (15.79%) Oracle
3 9 (15.79%) Cisco
3 9 (15.79%) Microsoft
3 9 (15.79%) HP
3 9 (15.79%) EMC
3 9 (15.79%) Juniper
3 9 (15.79%) BMC
3 9 (15.79%) NetApp
3 9 (15.79%) Red Hat
3 9 (15.79%) CheckPoint
3 9 (15.79%) Symantec
3 9 (15.79%) VMware
3 9 (15.79%) Brocade
4 1 (1.75%) Informatica
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