The table below looks at the statistics for MVS skills in IT jobs advertised for the South East region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited MVS over the 3 months to 28 September 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
28 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
IBM MVS
Rank 423 464 456
Rank change year-on-year
+41 -8
Permanent jobs citing MVS 3 5 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 0.017% 0.024% 0.009%
As % of the Operating Systems category 0.060% 0.083% 0.031%
Number of salaries quoted 3 5 2
Median salary £57,500 £42,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+35.29% -5.55%
UK excluding London median salary £43,750 £42,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+2.94% -
MVS
England

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

Operating Systems Category
South East
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Operating Systems category
5010 6030 6371
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 28.69% 28.61% 29.37%
Number of salaries quoted 4264 5237 5251
Median salary £42,000 £40,000 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+5.00% +6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,000 £24,125 £23,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £57,500 £55,000
UK excluding London median salary £37,500 £37,500 £36,000
% change year-on-year
- +4.16%

MVS
Jobs Demand Trend in the South East

The demand trend of job ads across the South East region citing MVS as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in the Operating Systems category.

MVS Jobs Demand Trend in the South East

MVS
Salary Trend in the South East

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

MVS Salary Trend in the South East

MVS
Salary Histogram in the South East

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing MVS across the South East region over the 3 months to 28 September 2016.

MVS Salary Histogram in the South East

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Job Locations in the South East

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing MVS within the South East region over the 3 months to 28 September 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Surrey - 2 £57,500 -
Kent +9 1 £42,500 -
MVS
England

MVS
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 28 September 2016, IT jobs citing MVS also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the South East region with a requirement for MVS.

1 20 (95.24%) Oracle
1 20 (95.24%) Mainframe
2 14 (66.67%) CICS
2 14 (66.67%) JCL
2 14 (66.67%) COBOL
2 14 (66.67%) Java
2 14 (66.67%) IBM
2 14 (66.67%) DB2
2 14 (66.67%) XML
2 14 (66.67%) Unix
2 14 (66.67%) UML
2 14 (66.67%) IBM Mainframe
3 6 (28.57%) Data Centre
3 6 (28.57%) NAS
3 6 (28.57%) SAS EBI
3 6 (28.57%) Cognos
3 6 (28.57%) Data Warehouse
3 6 (28.57%) SAS
3 6 (28.57%) Business Intelligence
3 6 (28.57%) Windows
3 6 (28.57%) Linux
3 6 (28.57%) SAS Certification
3 6 (28.57%) Degree
3 6 (28.57%) Mathematics
3 6 (28.57%) Computer Science
3 6 (28.57%) Release Management
3 6 (28.57%) Management Information System
3 6 (28.57%) Finance
4 5 (23.81%) Analytical Skills
5 1 (4.76%) Technical Architecture

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Top Related IT Skills in the South East by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 14 (66.67%) CICS
2 6 (28.57%) SAS
Communications & Networking
1 6 (28.57%) NAS
2 1 (4.76%) Firewall
2 1 (4.76%) Network Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 14 (66.67%) DB2
2 6 (28.57%) Data Warehouse
2 6 (28.57%) SAS EBI
General
1 6 (28.57%) Finance
Job Titles
1 20 (95.24%) Team Leader
2 14 (66.67%) Technical Leader
2 14 (66.67%) Technical Team Leader
3 4 (19.05%) Infrastructure Team Leader
4 1 (4.76%) Network Engineer
4 1 (4.76%) Network Security Engineer
4 1 (4.76%) Security Engineer
4 1 (4.76%) Senior Network Engineer
4 1 (4.76%) Senior Network Security Engineer
4 1 (4.76%) Senior Security Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 14 (66.67%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 20 (95.24%) Mainframe
2 14 (66.67%) IBM Mainframe
3 6 (28.57%) Computer Science
3 6 (28.57%) Data Centre
3 6 (28.57%) Management Information System
3 6 (28.57%) Mathematics
4 5 (23.81%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 14 (66.67%) Unix
2 6 (28.57%) Linux
2 6 (28.57%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 14 (66.67%) UML
2 6 (28.57%) Business Intelligence
2 6 (28.57%) Release Management
3 1 (4.76%) Analytics
3 1 (4.76%) SIEM
3 1 (4.76%) Technical Architecture
3 1 (4.76%) Threat Management
3 1 (4.76%) Vulnerability Scanning
Programming Languages
1 14 (66.67%) COBOL
1 14 (66.67%) Java
1 14 (66.67%) JCL
Qualifications
1 6 (28.57%) Degree
1 6 (28.57%) SAS Certification
Systems Management
1 1 (4.76%) Nessus
Vendors
1 20 (95.24%) Oracle
2 14 (66.67%) IBM
3 6 (28.57%) Cognos
4 1 (4.76%) LogRhythm