The table below looks at the statistics for MVS skills in IT jobs advertised for the South West region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited MVS over the 3 months to 26 February 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
26 Feb 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
IBM MVS
Rank - - 226
Permanent jobs citing MVS 0 0 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West - - 0.018%
As % of the Operating Systems category - - 0.059%
Number of salaries quoted 0 0 1
Average salary - - £53,500
UK excluding London average salary £52,500 £34,500 £50,000
% change year-on-year
+52.17% -31.00%
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 West region.

Operating Systems Category
South West
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Operating Systems category
1598 1467 1696
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 27.29% 27.45% 30.69%
Number of salaries quoted 1378 1258 1453
Average salary £36,500 £35,000 £37,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+4.28% -5.40%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £21,500 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £50,000 £46,500
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £37,500 £37,500

MVS
Jobs Demand Trend in the South West

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

MVS Jobs Demand Trend in the South West

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Salary Trend in the South West

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

MVS Salary Trend in the South West

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Top 14 Related IT Skills in the South West

For the 6 months to 26 February 2015, IT jobs across the South West 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 3 (100.00%) SQL
1 3 (100.00%) Data Warehouse
1 3 (100.00%) Trillium
1 3 (100.00%) JCL
1 3 (100.00%) Mainframe
1 3 (100.00%) Finance
1 3 (100.00%) Teradata
1 3 (100.00%) Banking
1 3 (100.00%) Retail
1 3 (100.00%) Data Management
1 3 (100.00%) Business Analysis
1 3 (100.00%) Continuous Improvement
1 3 (100.00%) Data Quality
1 3 (100.00%) Root Cause Analysis

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Top Related IT Skills in the South West by Category

For the 6 months to 26 February 2015, IT jobs across the South West 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.

Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (100.00%) Data Warehouse
General
1 3 (100.00%) Finance
1 3 (100.00%) Banking
1 3 (100.00%) Retail
Job Titles
1 3 (100.00%) Analyst
1 3 (100.00%) Senior Analyst
1 3 (100.00%) Data Analyst
1 3 (100.00%) Senior Data Analyst
1 3 (100.00%) Quality Analyst
1 3 (100.00%) Data Quality Analyst
Miscellaneous
1 3 (100.00%) Mainframe
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (100.00%) Data Management
1 3 (100.00%) Business Analysis
1 3 (100.00%) Continuous Improvement
1 3 (100.00%) Root Cause Analysis
Programming Languages
1 3 (100.00%) SQL
1 3 (100.00%) JCL
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (100.00%) Data Quality
Vendors
1 3 (100.00%) Trillium
1 3 (100.00%) Teradata