The first table below looks at the demand for MVS skills in IT jobs advertised for the Manchester region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited MVS over the 3 months to 18 April 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Operating Systems category for the Manchester region.

Location
3 months to
18 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
IBM MVS
Rank 184 188 -
Rank change year-on-year
+4 -
Permanent jobs citing MVS 2 1 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Manchester 0.049% 0.024% -
As % of the Operating Systems category 0.20% 0.091% -
Number of salaries quoted 2 1 0
Average salary £34,750 £32,000 -
Average salary % change year-on-year
+8.59% -
UK excluding London average salary £41,250 £35,000 £32,500
% change year-on-year
+17.85% +7.69%
Operating Systems Category
Manchester
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Operating Systems category
1006 1096 972
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Manchester 24.86% 26.71% 25.91%
Number of salaries quoted 826 961 874
Average salary £32,500 £34,500 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-5.79% +6.15%
90% offered a salary of more than £21,500 £23,000 £22,000
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £45,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £37,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
-1.33% -
MVS
North West

MVS
Jobs Demand Trend in Manchester

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

MVS Jobs Demand Trend in Manchester

MVS
Salary Trend in Manchester

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

MVS Salary Trend in Manchester

MVS
Top 26 Related IT Skills in Manchester

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, IT jobs across the Manchester 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 2 (100.00%) ITIL
1 2 (100.00%) MCP
1 2 (100.00%) Windows
1 2 (100.00%) AIX
1 2 (100.00%) Windows 2000
1 2 (100.00%) MCSE
1 2 (100.00%) Windows NT
1 2 (100.00%) Windows XP
1 2 (100.00%) SLA
1 2 (100.00%) Cisco
1 2 (100.00%) CCNA
1 2 (100.00%) Cisco Certification
1 2 (100.00%) Microsoft Certification
1 2 (100.00%) SAN
1 2 (100.00%) zOS
1 2 (100.00%) Windows Server 2003
1 2 (100.00%) Tivoli
1 2 (100.00%) Tivoli Storage Manager
1 2 (100.00%) Configuration Management
1 2 (100.00%) Finance
1 2 (100.00%) Migration
1 2 (100.00%) Replication
1 2 (100.00%) Problem Management
1 2 (100.00%) Performance Management
1 2 (100.00%) Data Migration
1 2 (100.00%) Capacity Management

MVS
Top Related IT Skills in Manchester by Category

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, IT jobs across the Manchester 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.

Communications & Networking
1 2 (100.00%) SAN
General
1 2 (100.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 2 (100.00%) Storage Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 2 (100.00%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 2 (100.00%) Windows
1 2 (100.00%) AIX
1 2 (100.00%) Windows 2000
1 2 (100.00%) Windows NT
1 2 (100.00%) Windows XP
1 2 (100.00%) zOS
1 2 (100.00%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (100.00%) ITIL
1 2 (100.00%) Configuration Management
1 2 (100.00%) Migration
1 2 (100.00%) Problem Management
1 2 (100.00%) Performance Management
1 2 (100.00%) Data Migration
1 2 (100.00%) Capacity Management
Qualifications
1 2 (100.00%) MCP
1 2 (100.00%) MCSE
1 2 (100.00%) CCNA
1 2 (100.00%) Cisco Certification
1 2 (100.00%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (100.00%) SLA
Systems Management
1 2 (100.00%) Tivoli
1 2 (100.00%) Tivoli Storage Manager
Vendors
1 2 (100.00%) Cisco