The first table below looks at the demand 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 18 April 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Operating Systems category for the South East region.

Location
3 months to
18 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
IBM MVS
Rank 443 435 439
Rank change year-on-year
-8 +4
Permanent jobs citing MVS 8 3 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 0.033% 0.013% 0.008%
As % of the Operating Systems category 0.12% 0.046% 0.028%
Number of salaries quoted 8 2 0
Average salary £45,000 £50,000 -
Average salary % change year-on-year
-10.00% -
UK excluding London average salary £41,250 £35,000 £32,500
% change year-on-year
+17.85% +7.69%
Operating Systems Category
South East
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Operating Systems category
6487 6488 7165
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 26.98% 28.90% 29.24%
Number of salaries quoted 5420 5480 6264
Average salary £39,000 £39,000 £38,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +1.29%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,000 £25,000 £25,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £55,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £37,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
-1.33% -
MVS
England

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
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 18 April 2014.

MVS Salary Histogram in the South East

MVS
Job Locations in the South East

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing MVS within the South East region over the 3 months to 18 April 2014. 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 each for more statistics)
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
Find
Job
Vacancies
Surrey - 8 £45,000 -
MVS
England

MVS
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, 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 11 (100.00%) Oracle
2 10 (90.91%) Windows
2 10 (90.91%) AIX
2 10 (90.91%) Linux
3 8 (72.73%) JBoss
3 8 (72.73%) WebLogic
3 8 (72.73%) CSS
3 8 (72.73%) UNIX
3 8 (72.73%) HTML
3 8 (72.73%) Java
3 8 (72.73%) JavaScript
3 8 (72.73%) SQL
3 8 (72.73%) MySQL
3 8 (72.73%) Eclipse
3 8 (72.73%) Data Security
3 8 (72.73%) Hibernate
3 8 (72.73%) Agile Software Development
3 8 (72.73%) Lucene
3 8 (72.73%) Spring
3 8 (72.73%) Maven
3 8 (72.73%) Software Engineering
3 8 (72.73%) jQuery
3 8 (72.73%) Continuous Integration
3 8 (72.73%) Multithreading
3 8 (72.73%) WebSphere
3 8 (72.73%) SC Cleared
3 8 (72.73%) Security Cleared
3 8 (72.73%) Hadoop
3 8 (72.73%) Open Source
3 8 (72.73%) Big Data

MVS
Top Related IT Skills in the South East by Category

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, 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 8 (72.73%) WebLogic
1 8 (72.73%) WebSphere
Business Applications
1 1 (9.09%) Oracle ERP
1 1 (9.09%) Dynamics CRM
Communications & Networking
1 2 (18.18%) NAS
1 2 (18.18%) VLAN
1 2 (18.18%) FTP
1 2 (18.18%) TCP/IP
1 2 (18.18%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (72.73%) MySQL
1 8 (72.73%) Hadoop
1 8 (72.73%) Big Data
1 8 (72.73%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 8 (72.73%) Eclipse
1 8 (72.73%) Maven
General
1 1 (9.09%) Finance
Job Titles
1 8 (72.73%) Developer
1 8 (72.73%) Java Developer
2 2 (18.18%) Technical Specialist
2 2 (18.18%) Technical Support Specialist
2 2 (18.18%) Technical Support
2 2 (18.18%) Support Specialist
3 1 (9.09%) Architect
3 1 (9.09%) Technical Architect
3 1 (9.09%) Solutions Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (72.73%) CSS
1 8 (72.73%) HTML
1 8 (72.73%) Hibernate
1 8 (72.73%) Lucene
1 8 (72.73%) Spring
1 8 (72.73%) jQuery
2 2 (18.18%) JNI
Miscellaneous
1 8 (72.73%) Open Source
2 2 (18.18%) Mainframe
3 1 (9.09%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 10 (90.91%) Windows
1 10 (90.91%) AIX
1 10 (90.91%) Linux
2 8 (72.73%) UNIX
3 2 (18.18%) OpenVMS
3 2 (18.18%) zOS
3 2 (18.18%) Tru64
3 2 (18.18%) HPUX
3 2 (18.18%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (72.73%) Data Security
1 8 (72.73%) Agile Software Development
1 8 (72.73%) Software Engineering
1 8 (72.73%) Continuous Integration
1 8 (72.73%) Multithreading
1 8 (72.73%) Performance Tuning
2 2 (18.18%) Time Management
3 1 (9.09%) CRM
3 1 (9.09%) ERP
3 1 (9.09%) Project Management
3 1 (9.09%) Service Delivery
Programming Languages
1 8 (72.73%) Java
1 8 (72.73%) JavaScript
1 8 (72.73%) SQL
Qualifications
1 8 (72.73%) SC Cleared
1 8 (72.73%) Security Cleared
2 3 (27.27%) Degree
Vendors
1 11 (100.00%) Oracle
2 8 (72.73%) JBoss
3 2 (18.18%) Brocade
3 2 (18.18%) VMware
3 2 (18.18%) Cisco
3 2 (18.18%) IBM
3 2 (18.18%) EMC
3 2 (18.18%) Hitachi
3 2 (18.18%) Novell
3 2 (18.18%) Veritas
4 1 (9.09%) SAP
4 1 (9.09%) Northgate