The table below looks at the statistics for zOS skills in IT jobs advertised for the Manchester region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited zOS over the 3 months to 10 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
10 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
IBM z/OS
Rank - 185 -
Permanent jobs citing zOS 0 11 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Manchester - 0.27% -
As % of the Operating Systems category - 1.05% -
Number of salaries quoted 0 0 0
Average salary - - -
UK excluding London average salary £38,533 £58,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year
-33.56% +28.88%
zOS
North West

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
843 1046 952
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Manchester 25.95% 26.03% 25.29%
Number of salaries quoted 694 908 839
Average salary £39,000 £35,000 £34,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+11.42% +2.94%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,000 £22,500 £23,000
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £50,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £37,500 £37,500

zOS
Jobs Demand Trend in Manchester

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing zOS across the Manchester region as a proportion of the total demand within 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

zOS
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Manchester

For the 6 months to 10 February 2016, IT jobs across the Manchester 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 15 (93.75%) Oracle
1 15 (93.75%) SQL Server
1 15 (93.75%) DB2
1 15 (93.75%) WebLogic
1 15 (93.75%) Windows
1 15 (93.75%) AIX
1 15 (93.75%) HPUX
1 15 (93.75%) Solaris
1 15 (93.75%) Linux
1 15 (93.75%) OS/400
1 15 (93.75%) RDBMS
1 15 (93.75%) Cisco
1 15 (93.75%) IBM
1 15 (93.75%) Microsoft
1 15 (93.75%) HP
1 15 (93.75%) EMC
1 15 (93.75%) Juniper
1 15 (93.75%) SAN
1 15 (93.75%) BMC
1 15 (93.75%) CA
1 15 (93.75%) NetApp
1 15 (93.75%) Red Hat
1 15 (93.75%) CheckPoint
1 15 (93.75%) WebSphere MQ
1 15 (93.75%) Tivoli
1 15 (93.75%) Middleware
1 15 (93.75%) Symantec
1 15 (93.75%) SUSE
1 15 (93.75%) VMware
1 15 (93.75%) Business Continuity

zOS
Top Related IT Skills in Manchester by Category

For the 6 months to 10 February 2016, IT jobs across the Manchester 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 15 (93.75%) WebLogic
1 15 (93.75%) WebSphere
Cloud Services
1 15 (93.75%) IBM PureFlex
Communications & Networking
1 15 (93.75%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 15 (93.75%) DB2
1 15 (93.75%) Oracle Database
1 15 (93.75%) Oracle Exadata
1 15 (93.75%) RDBMS
1 15 (93.75%) Relational Database
1 15 (93.75%) SQL Server
General
1 1 (6.25%) Finance
Job Titles
1 15 (93.75%) Architect
1 15 (93.75%) Infrastructure Architect
1 15 (93.75%) Infrastructure Solutions Architect
1 15 (93.75%) Solutions Architect
2 1 (6.25%) Infrastructure Manager
2 1 (6.25%) Infrastructure Project Manager
2 1 (6.25%) Mainframe Project Manager
2 1 (6.25%) Project Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 15 (93.75%) IBM Integration Bus
1 15 (93.75%) Middleware
1 15 (93.75%) WebSphere MQ
Miscellaneous
1 15 (93.75%) Data Centre
1 15 (93.75%) FlexPod
1 15 (93.75%) VCE vBlock
2 1 (6.25%) Mainframe
Operating Systems
1 15 (93.75%) AIX
1 15 (93.75%) HPUX
1 15 (93.75%) Linux
1 15 (93.75%) OS/400
1 15 (93.75%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
1 15 (93.75%) Solaris
1 15 (93.75%) SUSE
1 15 (93.75%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 15 (93.75%) Business Continuity
1 15 (93.75%) Coaching
1 15 (93.75%) Converged Infrastructure
1 15 (93.75%) Infrastructure Management
1 15 (93.75%) Mentoring
2 1 (6.25%) E-Commerce
2 1 (6.25%) PRINCE2
2 1 (6.25%) Project Management
2 1 (6.25%) Resource Management
2 1 (6.25%) Stakeholder Management
2 1 (6.25%) Supplier Management
Qualifications
1 1 (6.25%) PMI Certification
1 1 (6.25%) PMP
System Software
1 15 (93.75%) Hyper-V
1 15 (93.75%) KVM
1 15 (93.75%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 15 (93.75%) Tivoli
Vendors
1 15 (93.75%) BMC
1 15 (93.75%) Brocade
1 15 (93.75%) CA
1 15 (93.75%) CheckPoint
1 15 (93.75%) Cisco
1 15 (93.75%) EMC
1 15 (93.75%) HP
1 15 (93.75%) IBM
1 15 (93.75%) Juniper
1 15 (93.75%) Microsoft
1 15 (93.75%) NetApp
1 15 (93.75%) Oracle
1 15 (93.75%) Red Hat
1 15 (93.75%) Symantec
1 15 (93.75%) VMware