The first table below looks at the demand for zOS 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 zOS over the 3 months to 16 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
16 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
IBM z/OS
Rank 441 432 436
Rank change year-on-year
-9 +4
Permanent jobs citing zOS 6 6 10
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 0.025% 0.026% 0.041%
As % of the Operating Systems category 0.091% 0.091% 0.14%
Number of salaries quoted 6 6 8
Average salary £72,500 £52,500 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+38.09% +23.52%
UK excluding London average salary £48,500 £50,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
-3.00% +17.64%
Operating Systems Category
South East
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Operating Systems category
6594 6602 7179
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 27.11% 28.90% 29.24%
Number of salaries quoted 5492 5579 6284
Average salary £40,000 £39,000 £38,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+2.56% +1.29%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,500 £24,500 £25,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £55,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £37,500 £37,500
zOS
England

zOS
Jobs Demand Trend in the South East

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

zOS Jobs Demand Trend in the South East

zOS
Salary Trend in the South East

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

zOS Salary Trend in the South East

zOS
Salary Histogram in the South East

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing zOS across the South East region over the 3 months to 16 April 2014.

zOS Salary Histogram in the South East

zOS
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 zOS within the South East region over the 3 months to 16 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
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Job
Vacancies
West Sussex - 5 £72,500 - 1
Berkshire 0 1 £37,500 -28.57% 1
zOS
England

zOS
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 16 April 2014, IT jobs across the South East 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 8 (100.00%) IBM
2 7 (87.50%) Mainframe
3 5 (62.50%) Service Management
3 5 (62.50%) ITSM
3 5 (62.50%) Finance
3 5 (62.50%) Advertising
3 5 (62.50%) CICS
3 5 (62.50%) ITIL
3 5 (62.50%) Problem Management
3 5 (62.50%) IBM Mainframe
4 3 (37.50%) Linux
4 3 (37.50%) Windows
5 2 (25.00%) AIX
5 2 (25.00%) HPUX
5 2 (25.00%) Solaris
5 2 (25.00%) Oracle
5 2 (25.00%) Hitachi
5 2 (25.00%) Novell
5 2 (25.00%) Veritas
5 2 (25.00%) MVS
5 2 (25.00%) OpenVMS
5 2 (25.00%) FTP
5 2 (25.00%) TCP/IP
5 2 (25.00%) Cisco
5 2 (25.00%) VMware
5 2 (25.00%) EMC
5 2 (25.00%) SAN
5 2 (25.00%) JNI
5 2 (25.00%) Brocade
5 2 (25.00%) VLAN

zOS
Top Related IT Skills in the South East by Category

For the 6 months to 16 April 2014, IT jobs across the South East 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 5 (62.50%) CICS
Communications & Networking
1 2 (25.00%) FTP
1 2 (25.00%) TCP/IP
1 2 (25.00%) SAN
1 2 (25.00%) VLAN
1 2 (25.00%) NAS
Development Applications
1 1 (12.50%) Visual Studio
1 1 (12.50%) Eclipse
General
1 5 (62.50%) Finance
1 5 (62.50%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 5 (62.50%) Technical Manager
2 4 (50.00%) Technical Services Manager
2 4 (50.00%) Service Manager
3 2 (25.00%) Technical Specialist
3 2 (25.00%) Technical Support Specialist
3 2 (25.00%) Technical Support
3 2 (25.00%) Support Specialist
4 1 (12.50%) Software Developer
4 1 (12.50%) Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (25.00%) JNI
2 1 (12.50%) Middleware
2 1 (12.50%) EJB
2 1 (12.50%) Web Services
2 1 (12.50%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 7 (87.50%) Mainframe
2 5 (62.50%) IBM Mainframe
Operating Systems
1 3 (37.50%) Linux
1 3 (37.50%) Windows
2 2 (25.00%) AIX
2 2 (25.00%) HPUX
2 2 (25.00%) Solaris
2 2 (25.00%) MVS
2 2 (25.00%) OpenVMS
2 2 (25.00%) Tru64
3 1 (12.50%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (62.50%) Service Management
1 5 (62.50%) ITSM
1 5 (62.50%) ITIL
1 5 (62.50%) Problem Management
2 2 (25.00%) Time Management
3 1 (12.50%) Agile Software Development
Programming Languages
1 1 (12.50%) C
1 1 (12.50%) C#
1 1 (12.50%) C++
1 1 (12.50%) COBOL
1 1 (12.50%) Java
Qualifications
1 2 (25.00%) Degree
Vendors
1 8 (100.00%) IBM
2 2 (25.00%) Oracle
2 2 (25.00%) Hitachi
2 2 (25.00%) Novell
2 2 (25.00%) Veritas
2 2 (25.00%) Cisco
2 2 (25.00%) VMware
2 2 (25.00%) EMC
2 2 (25.00%) Brocade
Reading
Capita - ITIN
Salary: £36000 - £42000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Horsham, West Sussex
JM
Salary: £60000 - £80000 per annum + bonus + benefits
Posted: 3 days ago