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 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 MVS
Rank 437 - 446
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Permanent jobs citing MVS 3 0 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 0.014% - 0.004%
As % of the Operating Systems category 0.047% - 0.015%
Number of salaries quoted 3 0 1
Average salary £45,000 - £30,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £25,000 £29,250
% change year-on-year
+70.00% -14.52%
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
6449 5995 6832
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 29.31% 28.38% 30.32%
Number of salaries quoted 5301 5171 6004
Average salary £37,500 £40,000 £38,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-6.25% +3.89%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,500 £23,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £55,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £36,500 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
-2.66% -

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
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 19 September 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
(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
Hampshire - 2 £40,000 -
Surrey - 1 £45,000 -
MVS
England

MVS
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 19 September 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 8 (88.89%) HTML
2 7 (77.78%) JavaScript
2 7 (77.78%) SQL
2 7 (77.78%) Oracle
2 7 (77.78%) CSS
2 7 (77.78%) Agile Software Development
2 7 (77.78%) Software Engineering
3 6 (66.67%) Lucene
3 6 (66.67%) Spring
3 6 (66.67%) Maven
3 6 (66.67%) Data Security
3 6 (66.67%) Hibernate
3 6 (66.67%) WebSphere
3 6 (66.67%) MySQL
3 6 (66.67%) jQuery
3 6 (66.67%) Continuous Integration
3 6 (66.67%) Multithreading
3 6 (66.67%) SC Cleared
3 6 (66.67%) Security Cleared
3 6 (66.67%) Hadoop
3 6 (66.67%) Open Source
3 6 (66.67%) Java
3 6 (66.67%) WebLogic
3 6 (66.67%) UNIX
3 6 (66.67%) Windows
3 6 (66.67%) AIX
3 6 (66.67%) Linux
3 6 (66.67%) JBoss
3 6 (66.67%) Eclipse
3 6 (66.67%) Big Data

MVS
Top Related IT Skills in the South East by Category

For the 6 months to 19 September 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 6 (66.67%) WebLogic
1 6 (66.67%) WebSphere
2 1 (11.11%) SharePoint 2010
2 1 (11.11%) SharePoint
Applications
1 1 (11.11%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 1 (11.11%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 1 (11.11%) Taleo
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (66.67%) MySQL
1 6 (66.67%) Hadoop
1 6 (66.67%) Big Data
1 6 (66.67%) Oracle Database
2 4 (44.44%) Apache Accumulo
3 1 (11.11%) SQL Server
3 1 (11.11%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 1 (11.11%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 1 (11.11%) SQL Server Analysis Services
Development Applications
1 6 (66.67%) Eclipse
1 6 (66.67%) Maven
Job Titles
1 8 (88.89%) Developer
2 6 (66.67%) Java Developer
3 1 (11.11%) .NET Developer
3 1 (11.11%) .NET Consultant
3 1 (11.11%) Front-End Developer
3 1 (11.11%) Front-End Web Developer
3 1 (11.11%) Web Developer
3 1 (11.11%) Consultant
3 1 (11.11%) Solutions Architect
3 1 (11.11%) Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (88.89%) HTML
2 7 (77.78%) CSS
3 6 (66.67%) jQuery
3 6 (66.67%) Hibernate
3 6 (66.67%) Lucene
3 6 (66.67%) Spring
4 4 (44.44%) Django
4 4 (44.44%) AngularJS
5 3 (33.33%) Kafka
6 2 (22.22%) .NET
6 2 (22.22%) ASP.NET
7 1 (11.11%) COM
7 1 (11.11%) Ajax
7 1 (11.11%) .NET Framework
7 1 (11.11%) JSON
7 1 (11.11%) HTML5
7 1 (11.11%) CSS3
7 1 (11.11%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 6 (66.67%) Open Source
2 2 (22.22%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (11.11%) Enterprise Software
3 1 (11.11%) Client/Server
3 1 (11.11%) Mainframe
Operating Systems
1 6 (66.67%) UNIX
1 6 (66.67%) Windows
1 6 (66.67%) AIX
1 6 (66.67%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (77.78%) Agile Software Development
1 7 (77.78%) Software Engineering
2 6 (66.67%) Data Security
2 6 (66.67%) Continuous Integration
2 6 (66.67%) Multithreading
2 6 (66.67%) Performance Tuning
3 1 (11.11%) MVC
3 1 (11.11%) Web Development
3 1 (11.11%) PRINCE2
3 1 (11.11%) UML
3 1 (11.11%) CRM
3 1 (11.11%) EAI
3 1 (11.11%) Project Management
3 1 (11.11%) Service Delivery
Programming Languages
1 7 (77.78%) JavaScript
1 7 (77.78%) SQL
2 6 (66.67%) Java
3 4 (44.44%) Python
4 1 (11.11%) C#
4 1 (11.11%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 6 (66.67%) SC Cleared
1 6 (66.67%) Security Cleared
Vendors
1 7 (77.78%) Oracle
2 6 (66.67%) JBoss
3 2 (22.22%) SAP
4 1 (11.11%) IBM
4 1 (11.11%) Microsoft
4 1 (11.11%) Salesforce.com
4 1 (11.11%) webMethods
4 1 (11.11%) Peoplefluent