The table below looks at the statistics for zOS skills in IT jobs advertised for the Nottinghamshire region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited zOS over the 3 months to 8 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
8 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
IBM z/OS
Rank 83 96 -
Rank change year-on-year
+13 -
Permanent jobs citing zOS 9 4 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Nottinghamshire 0.85% 0.35% -
As % of the Operating Systems category 3.24% 1.29% -
Number of salaries quoted 1 0 0
Average salary £45,000 - -
UK excluding London average salary £38,533 £58,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year
-33.56% +28.88%
zOS
East Midlands

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

Operating Systems Category
Nottinghamshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Operating Systems category
278 309 338
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Nottinghamshire 26.35% 27.01% 29.31%
Number of salaries quoted 200 253 257
Average salary £35,000 £30,000 £36,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+16.66% -17.80%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,000 £22,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £55,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £37,500 £37,500

zOS
Jobs Demand Trend in Nottinghamshire

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

zOS Jobs Demand Trend in Nottinghamshire

zOS
Salary Trend in Nottinghamshire

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

zOS Salary Trend in Nottinghamshire

zOS
Job Locations in Nottinghamshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing zOS within the Nottinghamshire region over the 3 months to 8 February 2016. 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
Nottingham +12 7 - -
zOS
East Midlands

zOS
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Nottinghamshire

For the 6 months to 8 February 2016, IT jobs across the Nottinghamshire 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 16 (88.89%) DB2
2 12 (66.67%) SQL
3 10 (55.56%) ETL
3 10 (55.56%) DataStage
3 10 (55.56%) Mainframe
4 9 (50.00%) COBOL
4 9 (50.00%) Analytical Skills
5 8 (44.44%) SDLC
5 8 (44.44%) ITIL
5 8 (44.44%) PL/1
5 8 (44.44%) VSAM
6 5 (27.78%) Marketing
6 5 (27.78%) Credit Risk
6 5 (27.78%) JCL
6 5 (27.78%) IBM
6 5 (27.78%) High Availability
7 4 (22.22%) Computer Science
7 4 (22.22%) Physical Data Model
7 4 (22.22%) Performance Tuning
7 4 (22.22%) Problem Management
7 4 (22.22%) SLA
7 4 (22.22%) ITIL Certification
7 4 (22.22%) BMC
7 4 (22.22%) REXX
7 4 (22.22%) ERwin
7 4 (22.22%) Data Modelling
7 4 (22.22%) Adabas
7 4 (22.22%) Degree
7 4 (22.22%) Finance
7 4 (22.22%) Data Management

zOS
Top Related IT Skills in Nottinghamshire by Category

For the 6 months to 8 February 2016, IT jobs across the Nottinghamshire 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 2 (11.11%) CICS
1 2 (11.11%) WebSphere
Applications
1 2 (11.11%) MS Excel
Database & Business Intelligence
1 16 (88.89%) DB2
2 10 (55.56%) DataStage
3 4 (22.22%) Adabas
4 2 (11.11%) Oracle Database
4 2 (11.11%) SQL Server
5 1 (5.56%) Data Warehouse
5 1 (5.56%) OLAP
Development Applications
1 4 (22.22%) ERwin
General
1 5 (27.78%) Marketing
2 4 (22.22%) Finance
Job Titles
1 8 (44.44%) DBA
2 4 (22.22%) DB2 DBA
2 4 (22.22%) Developer
2 4 (22.22%) Mainframe DBA
2 4 (22.22%) Production DBA
3 3 (16.67%) DataStage Developer
3 3 (16.67%) DataStage ETL Developer
3 3 (16.67%) Development DBA
3 3 (16.67%) ETL Developer
4 1 (5.56%) Analyst Developer
4 1 (5.56%) Analyst Programmer
4 1 (5.56%) Developer Analyst
4 1 (5.56%) Mainframe Analyst Programmer
4 1 (5.56%) Mainframe Developer
4 1 (5.56%) Mainframe Programmer
4 1 (5.56%) Programmer
4 1 (5.56%) Solutions Consultant
4 1 (5.56%) Solutions Designer
4 1 (5.56%) Technical Consultant
4 1 (5.56%) Technical Designer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (16.67%) Middleware
1 3 (16.67%) Web Services
1 3 (16.67%) XML
2 2 (11.11%) J2EE
2 2 (11.11%) J2SE
2 2 (11.11%) TIBCO EMS
2 2 (11.11%) WebSphere MQ
Miscellaneous
1 10 (55.56%) Mainframe
2 9 (50.00%) Analytical Skills
3 8 (44.44%) VSAM
4 5 (27.78%) Credit Risk
5 4 (22.22%) Computer Science
6 3 (16.67%) IBM Mainframe
Operating Systems
1 2 (11.11%) Linux
1 2 (11.11%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
1 2 (11.11%) Windows
1 2 (11.11%) Windows Server
1 2 (11.11%) Windows Server 2008
1 2 (11.11%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (55.56%) ETL
2 8 (44.44%) ITIL
2 8 (44.44%) SDLC
3 5 (27.78%) High Availability
4 4 (22.22%) Data Management
4 4 (22.22%) Data Modelling
4 4 (22.22%) Performance Tuning
4 4 (22.22%) Physical Data Model
4 4 (22.22%) Problem Management
5 3 (16.67%) Data Migration
5 3 (16.67%) Migration
5 3 (16.67%) Performance Analysis
6 2 (11.11%) Presales
6 2 (11.11%) Product Management
7 1 (5.56%) Capacity Planning
Programming Languages
1 12 (66.67%) SQL
2 9 (50.00%) COBOL
3 8 (44.44%) PL/1
4 5 (27.78%) JCL
5 4 (22.22%) REXX
6 3 (16.67%) C++
7 2 (11.11%) Java
Qualifications
1 4 (22.22%) Degree
1 4 (22.22%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (22.22%) SLA
Vendors
1 5 (27.78%) IBM
2 4 (22.22%) BMC
3 2 (11.11%) Microsoft
3 2 (11.11%) Oracle
3 2 (11.11%) Red Hat
3 2 (11.11%) TIBCO
4 1 (5.56%) Syncsort