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 30 April 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
30 Apr 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
IBM z/OS
Rank - 167 183
Permanent jobs citing zOS 0 17 5
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Manchester - 0.47% 0.13%
As % of the Operating Systems category - 1.90% 0.50%
Number of salaries quoted 0 0 3
Average salary - - £35,000
UK excluding London average salary £38,533 £34,000 £48,500
% change year-on-year
+13.33% -29.89%
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
771 893 994
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Manchester 22.24% 24.74% 25.06%
Number of salaries quoted 633 737 824
Average salary £37,500 £35,000 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+7.14% +7.69%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,000 £22,500 £21,500
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £47,500 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £37,500 £36,500
% change year-on-year
- +2.73%

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