The table below looks at the statistics for zOS skills in IT jobs advertised for the Surrey region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited zOS over the 3 months to 26 November 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
26 Nov 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
IBM z/OS
Rank 206 - 210
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Permanent jobs citing zOS 5 0 9
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Surrey 0.11% - 0.17%
As % of the Operating Systems category 0.35% - 0.56%
Number of salaries quoted 5 0 9
Average salary £47,500 - £42,500
UK excluding London average salary £43,250 £48,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
-10.82% +21.25%
zOS
South East

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Operating Systems category in permanent jobs advertised in the Surrey region.

Operating Systems Category
Surrey
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Operating Systems category
1418 1292 1614
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Surrey 30.50% 27.07% 30.67%
Number of salaries quoted 1234 1142 1450
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £39,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +1.26%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £22,500 £23,500
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £55,000 £57,500
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £37,500 £37,500

zOS
Jobs Demand Trend in Surrey

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

zOS Jobs Demand Trend in Surrey

zOS
Salary Trend in Surrey

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

zOS Salary Trend in Surrey

zOS
Job Locations in Surrey

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing zOS within the Surrey region over the 3 months to 26 November 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
Guildford - 5 £47,500 -
zOS
South East

zOS
Top 22 Related IT Skills in Surrey

For the 6 months to 26 November 2014, IT jobs across the Surrey 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 5 (100.00%) Windows
1 5 (100.00%) Linux
1 5 (100.00%) JBoss
1 5 (100.00%) Apache
1 5 (100.00%) WebSphere Application Server
1 5 (100.00%) Adobe
1 5 (100.00%) WebSphere MQ
1 5 (100.00%) Middleware
1 5 (100.00%) Content Management
1 5 (100.00%) WebSphere
1 5 (100.00%) Adobe CQ
1 5 (100.00%) OpenAM
2 3 (60.00%) Java
2 3 (60.00%) Network Security
2 3 (60.00%) Finance
2 3 (60.00%) CMS
2 3 (60.00%) Jython
2 3 (60.00%) Shell Script
2 3 (60.00%) SOAP
2 3 (60.00%) Web Services
2 3 (60.00%) SOA
2 3 (60.00%) SSL

zOS
Top Related IT Skills in Surrey by Category

For the 6 months to 26 November 2014, IT jobs across the Surrey 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 (100.00%) WebSphere Application Server
1 5 (100.00%) JBoss
1 5 (100.00%) Apache
1 5 (100.00%) WebSphere
1 5 (100.00%) Adobe CQ
2 3 (60.00%) CMS
Communications & Networking
1 3 (60.00%) SSL
1 3 (60.00%) Network Security
General
1 3 (60.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 3 (60.00%) Consultant
1 3 (60.00%) Support Consultant
1 3 (60.00%) Middleware Consultant
2 2 (40.00%) Analyst
2 2 (40.00%) Middleware Analyst
2 2 (40.00%) Support Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (100.00%) WebSphere MQ
1 5 (100.00%) Middleware
2 3 (60.00%) SOAP
2 3 (60.00%) Web Services
Operating Systems
1 5 (100.00%) Windows
1 5 (100.00%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (100.00%) Content Management
2 3 (60.00%) SOA
Programming Languages
1 3 (60.00%) Java
1 3 (60.00%) Shell Script
1 3 (60.00%) Jython
Systems Management
1 5 (100.00%) OpenAM
Vendors
1 5 (100.00%) Adobe