The table below looks at the statistics for zOS skills in IT jobs advertised for the Nottingham region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited zOS over the 3 months to 29 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
29 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
IBM z/OS
Rank 88 - 83
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Permanent jobs citing zOS 3 0 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Nottingham 0.30% - 0.18%
As % of the Operating Systems category 1.13% - 0.63%
Number of salaries quoted 1 0 0
Average salary £42,500 - -
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £47,500 £47,500
% change year-on-year
-10.52% -
zOS
Nottinghamshire

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

Operating Systems Category
Nottingham
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Operating Systems category
265 318 317
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Nottingham 26.08% 33.13% 29.24%
Number of salaries quoted 213 276 271
Average salary £37,500 £35,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+7.14% -12.50%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,000 £25,000 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £50,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £37,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
-1.33% -

zOS
Jobs Demand Trend in Nottingham

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

zOS Jobs Demand Trend in Nottingham

zOS
Salary Trend in Nottingham

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

zOS Salary Trend in Nottingham

zOS
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Nottingham

For the 6 months to 29 August 2014, IT jobs across the Nottingham region citing zOS 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 zOS.

1 4 (100.00%) IBM
1 4 (100.00%) JCL
1 4 (100.00%) Mainframe
1 4 (100.00%) DB2
2 3 (75.00%) COBOL
2 3 (75.00%) CICS
3 1 (25.00%) VSAM
3 1 (25.00%) ISPF
3 1 (25.00%) Marketing
3 1 (25.00%) Degree
3 1 (25.00%) Computer Science
3 1 (25.00%) Credit Risk
3 1 (25.00%) Performance Management
3 1 (25.00%) IBM InfoSphere
3 1 (25.00%) Performance Tuning
3 1 (25.00%) Performance Monitoring
3 1 (25.00%) Java
3 1 (25.00%) SQL
3 1 (25.00%) C++
3 1 (25.00%) OLAP
3 1 (25.00%) ITIL
3 1 (25.00%) Data Warehouse
3 1 (25.00%) Data Modelling
3 1 (25.00%) Adabas
3 1 (25.00%) SLA
3 1 (25.00%) Disaster Recovery
3 1 (25.00%) Management Information System
3 1 (25.00%) Workflow
3 1 (25.00%) BMC
3 1 (25.00%) CA

zOS
Top Related IT Skills in Nottingham by Category

For the 6 months to 29 August 2014, IT jobs across the Nottingham region citing zOS 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 zOS. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 3 (75.00%) CICS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (100.00%) DB2
2 1 (25.00%) OLAP
2 1 (25.00%) Data Warehouse
2 1 (25.00%) Adabas
2 1 (25.00%) DataStage
2 1 (25.00%) IBM InfoSphere
Development Applications
1 1 (25.00%) ERwin
General
1 1 (25.00%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 2 (50.00%) Developer
1 2 (50.00%) Mainframe Developer
2 1 (25.00%) DBA
2 1 (25.00%) Technical Support
2 1 (25.00%) DB2 DBA
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (25.00%) ISPF
Miscellaneous
1 4 (100.00%) Mainframe
2 1 (25.00%) Management Information System
2 1 (25.00%) VSAM
2 1 (25.00%) Computer Science
2 1 (25.00%) Credit Risk
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (25.00%) ITIL
1 1 (25.00%) Data Modelling
1 1 (25.00%) Disaster Recovery
1 1 (25.00%) Workflow
1 1 (25.00%) Performance Management
1 1 (25.00%) Performance Tuning
1 1 (25.00%) Performance Monitoring
Programming Languages
1 4 (100.00%) JCL
2 3 (75.00%) COBOL
3 1 (25.00%) Java
3 1 (25.00%) SQL
3 1 (25.00%) REXX
3 1 (25.00%) C++
Qualifications
1 1 (25.00%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (25.00%) SLA
Systems Management
1 1 (25.00%) MAINVIEW
Vendors
1 4 (100.00%) IBM
2 1 (25.00%) BMC
2 1 (25.00%) CA