The table below looks at the statistics for zOS skills in IT jobs advertised for the North West region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited zOS over the 3 months to 22 February 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
22 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
IBM z/OS
England / North West
Rank - - 248
Permanent jobs citing zOS 0 0 15
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West - - 0.22%
As % of the Operating Systems category - - 0.86%
Number of salaries quoted 0 0 2
Median salary - - £65,000
UK excluding London median salary £30,000 £38,533 £59,000
% change year-on-year
-22.14% -34.68%

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Operating Systems category in permanent jobs advertised in the North West region.

Operating Systems Category
North West
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Operating Systems category
1223 1387 1735
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 20.46% 24.45% 25.21%
Number of salaries quoted 989 1140 1505
Median salary £37,500 £35,000 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+7.14% -
90% offered a salary of more than £23,496 £22,500 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £54,000 £54,000 £50,000
UK excluding London median salary £37,500 £37,500 £37,500

zOS
Jobs Demand Trend in the North West

The demand trend of job ads across the North West region citing zOS as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in the Operating Systems category.

zOS Jobs Demand Trend in the North West

zOS
Salary Trend in the North West

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

zOS Salary Trend in the North West