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 31 May 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
31 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
IBM z/OS
Rank - 166 193
Permanent jobs citing zOS 0 13 4
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Manchester - 0.40% 0.10%
As % of the Operating Systems category - 1.69% 0.39%
Number of salaries quoted 0 0 2
Median salary - - £35,000
UK excluding London median salary £35,000 £46,500 £49,250
% change year-on-year
-24.73% -5.58%
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
742 769 1016
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Manchester 21.89% 23.52% 25.95%
Number of salaries quoted 636 636 850
Median salary £37,500 £35,000 £32,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+7.14% +7.69%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,000 £22,500 £22,000
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £47,500 £50,000
UK excluding London median salary £37,500 £37,500 £36,000
% change year-on-year
- +4.16%

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