The table below looks at the statistics for zOS skills in IT jobs advertised for the Manchester region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited zOS over the 3 months to 21 February 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
21 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
IBM z/OS
North West / Manchester
Rank - - 179
Permanent jobs citing zOS 0 0 12
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Manchester - - 0.31%
As % of the Operating Systems category - - 1.19%
Number of salaries quoted 0 0 0
Median salary - - -
UK excluding London median salary £33,250 £38,533 £59,000
% change year-on-year
-13.71% -34.68%

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Operating Systems category in permanent jobs advertised in the Manchester region.

Operating Systems Category
Manchester
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Operating Systems category
827 839 1005
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Manchester 21.99% 25.66% 25.77%
Number of salaries quoted 699 688 859
Median salary £37,500 £40,000 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-6.25% +14.28%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,000 £23,500 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £50,000 £52,500
UK excluding London median salary £37,500 £37,500 £37,500

zOS
Jobs Demand Trend in Manchester

The demand trend of job ads across the Manchester region citing zOS as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in the Operating Systems category.

zOS Jobs Demand Trend in Manchester

zOS
Salary Trend in Manchester

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

zOS Salary Trend in Manchester