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 22 January 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
22 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
IBM z/OS
North West / Manchester
Rank - - 182
Permanent jobs citing zOS 0 0 11
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Manchester - - 0.28%
As % of the Operating Systems category - - 1.07%
Number of salaries quoted 0 0 0
Median salary - - -
UK excluding London median salary £28,750 £45,000 £58,000
% change year-on-year
-36.11% -22.41%

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
808 855 1024
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Manchester 22.33% 26.39% 26.24%
Number of salaries quoted 711 708 891
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 £22,500 £22,500 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £52,500 £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