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 6 March 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
6 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
IBM MVS
Rank - - -
Permanent jobs citing MVS 0 0 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Merseyside - - -
As % of the Operating Systems category - - -
Number of salaries quoted 0 0 0
Average salary - - -
UK excluding London average salary £52,500 £37,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year
+41.89% -26.00%
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
121 164 144
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Merseyside 25.00% 27.29% 28.18%
Number of salaries quoted 112 138 119
Average salary £37,500 £33,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+13.63% -12.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £20,500 £25,000 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £70,000 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £37,500 £37,500

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