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 average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited MVS over the 3 months to 5 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
5 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
IBM MVS
Rank 463 - 440
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Permanent jobs citing MVS 1 0 3
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 0.005% - 0.015%
As % of the Operating Systems category 0.018% - 0.054%
Number of salaries quoted 1 0 2
Average salary £44,000 - £32,500
UK excluding London average salary £25,250 £35,250 £33,000
% change year-on-year
-28.36% +6.81%
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
5684 6105 5590
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 29.37% 29.81% 27.84%
Number of salaries quoted 4957 5055 4603
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £23,207 £23,000
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £57,000 £57,500
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £37,500 £37,500

MVS
Jobs Demand Trend in the South East

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing MVS across the South East region as a proportion of the total demand within 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
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 5 February 2016, IT jobs across the South East region citing MVS 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 MVS.

1 2 (50.00%) Unix
1 2 (50.00%) Windows
1 2 (50.00%) Spreadsheet
2 1 (25.00%) SQL Server 2008
2 1 (25.00%) Visualisation
2 1 (25.00%) ASP.NET MVC
2 1 (25.00%) Analytics
2 1 (25.00%) ACF2
2 1 (25.00%) ASP.NET Web API
2 1 (25.00%) LogRhythm
2 1 (25.00%) C#
2 1 (25.00%) HTML
2 1 (25.00%) JavaScript
2 1 (25.00%) SQL
2 1 (25.00%) .NET
2 1 (25.00%) SQL Server
2 1 (25.00%) IIS
2 1 (25.00%) ASP.NET
2 1 (25.00%) CSS
2 1 (25.00%) Web Services
2 1 (25.00%) XML
2 1 (25.00%) XSD
2 1 (25.00%) XSL
2 1 (25.00%) ITIL
2 1 (25.00%) Linux
2 1 (25.00%) Windows NT
2 1 (25.00%) Data Mining
2 1 (25.00%) Microsoft
2 1 (25.00%) Mac OS X
2 1 (25.00%) Intranet

MVS
Top Related IT Skills in the South East by Category

For the 6 months to 5 February 2016, IT jobs across the South East region citing MVS 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 MVS. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 1 (25.00%) IIS
Applications
1 2 (50.00%) Spreadsheet
Communications & Networking
1 1 (25.00%) Firewall
1 1 (25.00%) Intranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (25.00%) Data Mining
1 1 (25.00%) SQL Server
1 1 (25.00%) SQL Server 2008
General
1 1 (25.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 1 (25.00%) .NET Developer
1 1 (25.00%) Deployment Engineer
1 1 (25.00%) Developer
1 1 (25.00%) Escalation Engineer
1 1 (25.00%) Incident and Problem Manager
1 1 (25.00%) Incident Manager
1 1 (25.00%) Infrastructure Deployment Engineer
1 1 (25.00%) Infrastructure Engineer
1 1 (25.00%) Problem Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (25.00%) .NET
1 1 (25.00%) ASP.NET
1 1 (25.00%) ASP.NET MVC
1 1 (25.00%) ASP.NET Web API
1 1 (25.00%) CSS
1 1 (25.00%) HTML
1 1 (25.00%) jQuery
1 1 (25.00%) Web Services
1 1 (25.00%) XML
1 1 (25.00%) XSD
1 1 (25.00%) XSL
Miscellaneous
1 1 (25.00%) Management Information System
1 1 (25.00%) Visualisation
Operating Systems
1 2 (50.00%) Unix
1 2 (50.00%) Windows
2 1 (25.00%) Linux
2 1 (25.00%) Mac OS X
2 1 (25.00%) Windows NT
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (25.00%) Analytics
1 1 (25.00%) Asset Management
1 1 (25.00%) Change Management
1 1 (25.00%) Configuration Management
1 1 (25.00%) Critical Path Analysis
1 1 (25.00%) Incident Management
1 1 (25.00%) ITIL
1 1 (25.00%) ITSM
1 1 (25.00%) Load Balancing
1 1 (25.00%) MVC
1 1 (25.00%) Problem Management
1 1 (25.00%) Quality Management
1 1 (25.00%) Service Delivery
1 1 (25.00%) Service Management
1 1 (25.00%) Software Testing
1 1 (25.00%) Statistical Analysis
Programming Languages
1 1 (25.00%) C#
1 1 (25.00%) JavaScript
1 1 (25.00%) SQL
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (25.00%) QA
System Software
1 1 (25.00%) ACF2
Systems Management
1 1 (25.00%) Nessus
Vendors
1 1 (25.00%) LogRhythm
1 1 (25.00%) Microsoft