The table below looks at the statistics for MVS skills in IT jobs advertised for the Merseyside region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited MVS over the 3 months to 30 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
30 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
IBM MVS
Rank 59 - -
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Permanent jobs citing MVS 1 0 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Merseyside 0.18% - -
As % of the Operating Systems category 0.65% - -
Number of salaries quoted 1 0 0
Average salary £25,000 - -
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £25,000 £30,000
% change year-on-year
+70.00% -16.66%
MVS
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 Merseyside region.

Operating Systems Category
Merseyside
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Operating Systems category
155 163 186
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Merseyside 27.19% 25.71% 30.64%
Number of salaries quoted 141 144 174
Average salary £38,000 £39,500 £35,750
Average salary % change year-on-year
-3.79% +10.48%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,000 £22,500 £26,440
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £50,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £37,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
-1.33% -

MVS
Jobs Demand Trend in Merseyside

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing MVS across the Merseyside region as a proportion of the total demand within the Operating Systems category.

MVS Jobs Demand Trend in Merseyside

MVS
Salary Trend in Merseyside

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

MVS Salary Trend in Merseyside

MVS
Job Locations in Merseyside

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing MVS within the Merseyside region over the 3 months to 30 September 2014. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Liverpool - 1 £25,000 -
MVS
North West

MVS
Top 10 Related IT Skills in Merseyside

For the 6 months to 30 September 2014, IT jobs across the Merseyside region citing MVS 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 MVS.

1 1 (100.00%) SQL
1 1 (100.00%) UNIX
1 1 (100.00%) Windows
1 1 (100.00%) Adobe
1 1 (100.00%) HP
1 1 (100.00%) Shell Script
1 1 (100.00%) Mainframe
1 1 (100.00%) PrintSoft PReS
1 1 (100.00%) Problem Management
1 1 (100.00%) Release Management

MVS
Top Related IT Skills in Merseyside by Category

For the 6 months to 30 September 2014, IT jobs across the Merseyside region citing MVS 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 MVS. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Applications
1 1 (100.00%) PrintSoft PReS
Job Titles
1 1 (100.00%) Analyst
1 1 (100.00%) Support Analyst
1 1 (100.00%) Technical Support
1 1 (100.00%) Technical Support Analyst
1 1 (100.00%) Technical Analyst
Miscellaneous
1 1 (100.00%) Mainframe
Operating Systems
1 1 (100.00%) UNIX
1 1 (100.00%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (100.00%) Problem Management
1 1 (100.00%) Release Management
Programming Languages
1 1 (100.00%) SQL
1 1 (100.00%) Shell Script
Vendors
1 1 (100.00%) Adobe
1 1 (100.00%) HP