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 19 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
19 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
IBM z/OS
Rank 85 - 87
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Permanent jobs citing zOS 5 0 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Nottingham 0.50% - 0.18%
As % of the Operating Systems category 1.81% - 0.61%
Number of salaries quoted 2 0 0
Average salary £45,500 - -
UK excluding London average salary £43,750 £50,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year
-12.50% +11.11%
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
277 350 326
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Nottingham 27.43% 34.38% 29.26%
Number of salaries quoted 221 304 277
Average salary £37,500 £35,000 £40,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+7.14% -13.58%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,000 £26,539 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £52,000 £57,500 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £36,500 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
-2.66% -

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 19 September 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 6 (100.00%) JCL
1 6 (100.00%) Mainframe
2 5 (83.33%) IBM
2 5 (83.33%) DB2
2 5 (83.33%) CICS
3 4 (66.67%) COBOL
4 3 (50.00%) Java
4 3 (50.00%) C++
4 3 (50.00%) ISPF
4 3 (50.00%) Performance Tuning
4 3 (50.00%) Performance Monitoring
4 3 (50.00%) Analytical Skills
5 2 (33.33%) Performance Management
5 2 (33.33%) Disaster Recovery
5 2 (33.33%) Degree
5 2 (33.33%) Computer Science
5 2 (33.33%) Workflow
5 2 (33.33%) ERwin
5 2 (33.33%) MAINVIEW
5 2 (33.33%) REXX
5 2 (33.33%) SQL
5 2 (33.33%) SLA
5 2 (33.33%) BMC
5 2 (33.33%) CA
5 2 (33.33%) OLAP
5 2 (33.33%) ITIL
5 2 (33.33%) Data Warehouse
5 2 (33.33%) Data Modelling
5 2 (33.33%) Adabas
6 1 (16.67%) SMS

zOS
Top Related IT Skills in Nottingham by Category

For the 6 months to 19 September 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 5 (83.33%) CICS
2 1 (16.67%) Exchange Server 2013
Business Applications
1 1 (16.67%) Summit
Communications & Networking
1 1 (16.67%) SMS
1 1 (16.67%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (83.33%) DB2
2 2 (33.33%) OLAP
2 2 (33.33%) Data Warehouse
2 2 (33.33%) Adabas
3 1 (16.67%) DataStage
3 1 (16.67%) IBM InfoSphere
Development Applications
1 2 (33.33%) ERwin
General
1 1 (16.67%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 2 (33.33%) Developer
1 2 (33.33%) DBA
1 2 (33.33%) DB2 DBA
1 2 (33.33%) Mainframe Developer
2 1 (16.67%) Technical Support
2 1 (16.67%) Technical Consultant
2 1 (16.67%) Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (50.00%) ISPF
Miscellaneous
1 6 (100.00%) Mainframe
2 3 (50.00%) Analytical Skills
3 2 (33.33%) Computer Science
4 1 (16.67%) Credit Risk
4 1 (16.67%) Management Information System
4 1 (16.67%) VSAM
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (50.00%) Performance Tuning
1 3 (50.00%) Performance Monitoring
2 2 (33.33%) Disaster Recovery
2 2 (33.33%) Workflow
2 2 (33.33%) ITIL
2 2 (33.33%) Data Modelling
2 2 (33.33%) Performance Management
3 1 (16.67%) Root Cause Analysis
3 1 (16.67%) Change Management
3 1 (16.67%) Business Continuity
3 1 (16.67%) Incident Management
3 1 (16.67%) Problem Management
3 1 (16.67%) Line Management
Programming Languages
1 6 (100.00%) JCL
2 4 (66.67%) COBOL
3 3 (50.00%) Java
3 3 (50.00%) C++
4 2 (33.33%) SQL
4 2 (33.33%) REXX
Qualifications
1 2 (33.33%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (33.33%) SLA
System Software
1 1 (16.67%) RACF
1 1 (16.67%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 2 (33.33%) MAINVIEW
Vendors
1 5 (83.33%) IBM
2 2 (33.33%) BMC
2 2 (33.33%) CA
3 1 (16.67%) NetApp
3 1 (16.67%) McAfee
3 1 (16.67%) VMware
3 1 (16.67%) Computacenter
3 1 (16.67%) HP
3 1 (16.67%) EMC
3 1 (16.67%) Cisco