The table below looks at the statistics for MVS skills in IT jobs advertised across the UK. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited MVS over the 3 months to 9 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
9 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
IBM MVS
Rank 934 929 938
Rank change year-on-year
-5 +9
Permanent jobs citing MVS 14 13 14
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.014% 0.012% 0.013%
As % of the Operating Systems category 0.053% 0.045% 0.048%
Number of salaries quoted 12 8 12
Average salary £27,750 £63,750 £33,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-56.47% +93.18%
90% offered a salary of more than £21,100 £37,150 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £58,750 £70,000 £42,225
UK excluding London average salary £25,250 £35,250 £33,000
% change year-on-year
-28.36% +6.81%

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

Operating Systems Category
UK
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Operating Systems category
26430 29188 28881
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 26.10% 27.38% 27.49%
Number of salaries quoted 22285 24503 23823
Average salary £42,000 £40,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.00% -
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £24,150 £24,500
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £65,000 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £37,500 £37,500

MVS
Jobs Demand Trend

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

MVS Jobs Demand Trend in the UK

MVS
Salary Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing MVS within the UK.

MVS Salary Trend in the UK

MVS
Salary Histogram

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing MVS over the 3 months to 9 February 2016 within the UK.

MVS Salary Histogram in the UK

MVS
Top 15 Job Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing MVS within the UK over the 3 months to 9 February 2016. 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
England +30 14 £27,750 -56.47% 2
West Midlands -4 6 £23,500 -22.95%
Dudley - 5 £25,000 -
London +6 4 £60,000 -7.69%
East Midlands 0 1 £23,250 -41.87% 1
North West - 1 £25,500 -
East of England - 1 £47,500 - 1
South East - 1 £44,000 -
Cambridge - 1 £47,500 -
Wilmslow - 1 £25,500 -
Wellingborough - 1 £23,250 - 1
Northamptonshire - 1 £23,250 - 1
Cheshire - 1 £25,500 -
Coventry - 1 £22,000 -
Cambridgeshire - 1 £47,500 -

MVS
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 9 February 2016, IT jobs within the UK 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 26 (74.29%) SOA
2 24 (68.57%) Microsoft
3 18 (51.43%) .NET
3 18 (51.43%) ASP.NET
3 18 (51.43%) ASP.NET Web API
4 17 (48.57%) jQuery
4 17 (48.57%) Continuous Integration
4 17 (48.57%) Agile Software Development
4 17 (48.57%) CSS
4 17 (48.57%) HTML
4 17 (48.57%) SDLC
5 16 (45.71%) ASP.NET Web Forms
5 16 (45.71%) N-Tier
5 16 (45.71%) SharePoint
5 16 (45.71%) CMS
5 16 (45.71%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 16 (45.71%) Web Development
5 16 (45.71%) Waterfall
5 16 (45.71%) Orchard CMS
6 13 (37.14%) Unix
6 13 (37.14%) Windows
7 11 (31.43%) ITIL
8 10 (28.57%) Linux
8 10 (28.57%) Service Delivery
8 10 (28.57%) Service Management
8 10 (28.57%) Firewall
8 10 (28.57%) ITSM
8 10 (28.57%) Middleware
8 10 (28.57%) Mac OS X
8 10 (28.57%) Load Balancing

MVS
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 9 February 2016, IT jobs within the UK 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 16 (45.71%) CMS
1 16 (45.71%) Orchard CMS
1 16 (45.71%) SharePoint
2 1 (2.86%) CICS
2 1 (2.86%) IIS
2 1 (2.86%) WebSphere
Applications
1 6 (17.14%) MS Excel
2 2 (5.71%) Spreadsheet
Cloud Services
1 6 (17.14%) SaaS
2 2 (5.71%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 10 (28.57%) Firewall
2 9 (25.71%) LAN
2 9 (25.71%) SAN
2 9 (25.71%) Wi-Fi
2 9 (25.71%) WLAN
3 1 (2.86%) Intranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 16 (45.71%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 5 (14.29%) Data Mining
3 1 (2.86%) SQL Server
3 1 (2.86%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 2 (5.71%) Xcode
General
1 9 (25.71%) Marketing
2 2 (5.71%) Finance
2 2 (5.71%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 16 (45.71%) .NET Architect
1 16 (45.71%) .NET Solutions Architect
1 16 (45.71%) Architect
1 16 (45.71%) Solutions Architect
2 10 (28.57%) Analyst
3 7 (20.00%) Service Analyst
3 7 (20.00%) Service Desk Analyst
4 4 (11.43%) Developer
4 4 (11.43%) Senior Analyst
4 4 (11.43%) Senior Service Desk Analyst
5 3 (8.57%) Service Desk Team Leader
5 3 (8.57%) Team Leader
6 2 (5.71%) E-Commerce Developer
6 2 (5.71%) E-Commerce Engineer
6 2 (5.71%) Incident Manager
6 2 (5.71%) iOS Developer
6 2 (5.71%) Mainframe Analyst
7 1 (2.86%) Incident and Problem Manager
7 1 (2.86%) Infrastructure Deployment Engineer
7 1 (2.86%) Mainframe Operations Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 18 (51.43%) .NET
1 18 (51.43%) ASP.NET
1 18 (51.43%) ASP.NET Web API
2 17 (48.57%) CSS
2 17 (48.57%) HTML
2 17 (48.57%) jQuery
3 16 (45.71%) ASP.NET Web Forms
4 10 (28.57%) Middleware
5 2 (5.71%) iOS SDK
5 2 (5.71%) Web Services
5 2 (5.71%) XML
6 1 (2.86%) ASP.NET MVC
6 1 (2.86%) RESTful
6 1 (2.86%) XSD
6 1 (2.86%) XSL
Miscellaneous
1 16 (45.71%) N-Tier
2 9 (25.71%) Private Cloud
3 7 (20.00%) Economics
3 7 (20.00%) Management Information System
4 6 (17.14%) Analytical Skills
5 3 (8.57%) IBM Mainframe
5 3 (8.57%) Mainframe
6 2 (5.71%) AS400
6 2 (5.71%) Replication
7 1 (2.86%) Computer Science
7 1 (2.86%) Data Centre
7 1 (2.86%) iSeries
7 1 (2.86%) Visualisation
Operating Systems
1 13 (37.14%) Unix
1 13 (37.14%) Windows
2 10 (28.57%) Linux
2 10 (28.57%) Mac OS X
3 2 (5.71%) Apple iOS
3 2 (5.71%) Windows Server
4 1 (2.86%) Windows 2000 Server
4 1 (2.86%) Windows NT
4 1 (2.86%) Windows Server 2003
4 1 (2.86%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 26 (74.29%) SOA
2 17 (48.57%) Agile Software Development
2 17 (48.57%) Continuous Integration
2 17 (48.57%) SDLC
3 16 (45.71%) Waterfall
3 16 (45.71%) Web Development
4 11 (31.43%) ITIL
5 10 (28.57%) Incident Management
5 10 (28.57%) ITSM
5 10 (28.57%) Load Balancing
5 10 (28.57%) Service Delivery
5 10 (28.57%) Service Management
6 6 (17.14%) Market Research
7 4 (11.43%) Coaching
7 4 (11.43%) Performance Management
7 4 (11.43%) Workflow
8 3 (8.57%) Asset Management
8 3 (8.57%) Change Management
8 3 (8.57%) Scrum
8 3 (8.57%) Statistical Analysis
Programming Languages
1 3 (8.57%) SQL
2 2 (5.71%) C#
2 2 (5.71%) JCL
2 2 (5.71%) Objective-C
3 1 (2.86%) Apple Swift
3 1 (2.86%) COBOL
3 1 (2.86%) Java
3 1 (2.86%) JavaScript
3 1 (2.86%) PL/SQL
3 1 (2.86%) REXX
Qualifications
1 8 (22.86%) Degree
2 7 (20.00%) A+ Certification
2 7 (20.00%) MCP
2 7 (20.00%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 9 (25.71%) SLA
2 2 (5.71%) QA
System Software
1 1 (2.86%) ACF2
1 1 (2.86%) Job Entry Subsystem
1 1 (2.86%) Tivoli Workload Scheduler
Systems Management
1 1 (2.86%) Control-M
1 1 (2.86%) Tivoli
Vendors
1 24 (68.57%) Microsoft
2 3 (8.57%) IBM
3 1 (2.86%) Oracle
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