The table below looks at the statistics for OS/2 skills in IT jobs advertised across the UK. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited OS/2 over the 3 months to 28 April 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
28 Apr 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
IBM OS/2 (OS2)
Rank 945 - 1005
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Permanent jobs citing OS/2 7 0 4
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.007% - 0.003%
As % of the Operating Systems category 0.026% - 0.013%
Number of salaries quoted 7 0 4
Average salary £60,000 - £35,000
UK excluding London average salary £60,000 - £40,000

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
26825 29797 31586
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 25.93% 26.85% 26.59%
Number of salaries quoted 22711 24922 26355
Average salary £40,000 £40,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-1.23% +1.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,500 £24,500 £24,500
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £62,500 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £37,500 £36,500
% change year-on-year
- +2.73%

OS/2
Jobs Demand Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing OS/2 within the UK as a proportion of the total demand within the Operating Systems category.

OS/2 Jobs Demand Trend in the UK

OS/2
Salary Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing OS/2 within the UK.

OS/2 Salary Trend in the UK

OS/2
Salary Histogram

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing OS/2 over the 3 months to 28 April 2016 within the UK.

OS/2 Salary Histogram in the UK

OS/2
Top 7 Job Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing OS/2 within the UK over the 3 months to 28 April 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 - 7 £60,000 - 1
North West - 4 £60,000 -
Manchester - 4 £60,000 -
London - 2 £50,000 - 1
South West - 1 £26,988 -
Devon - 1 £26,988 -
Exeter - 1 £26,988 -

OS/2
Top 25 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 28 April 2016, IT jobs within the UK citing OS/2 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 OS/2.

1 5 (71.43%) Mainframe
2 4 (57.14%) Change Management
2 4 (57.14%) Migration
2 4 (57.14%) Stakeholder Management
2 4 (57.14%) Project Management
2 4 (57.14%) PRINCE2
2 4 (57.14%) Unix
2 4 (57.14%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
2 4 (57.14%) Data Centre
2 4 (57.14%) Data Centre Operations
3 2 (28.57%) Workflow
3 2 (28.57%) Law
3 2 (28.57%) Agile Software Development
3 2 (28.57%) E-Commerce
3 2 (28.57%) Apple
3 2 (28.57%) Google
3 2 (28.57%) User Experience
4 1 (14.29%) Oracle Database
4 1 (14.29%) Degree
4 1 (14.29%) Mathematics
4 1 (14.29%) zOS
4 1 (14.29%) IBM
4 1 (14.29%) Linux
4 1 (14.29%) Oracle
4 1 (14.29%) ITIL

OS/2
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 28 April 2016, IT jobs within the UK citing OS/2 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 OS/2. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (14.29%) Oracle Database
General
1 2 (28.57%) Law
Job Titles
1 4 (57.14%) Data Centre Manager
1 4 (57.14%) Data Migration Manager
1 4 (57.14%) Migration Manager
2 3 (42.86%) Data Centre Migration Project Manager
2 3 (42.86%) Data Centre Project Manager
2 3 (42.86%) Data Migration Project Manager
2 3 (42.86%) Migration Project Manager
2 3 (42.86%) Project Manager
3 2 (28.57%) Designer
3 2 (28.57%) E-Commerce Designer
3 2 (28.57%) UX Designer
4 1 (14.29%) E-Commerce Web Designer
4 1 (14.29%) Mobile Designer
4 1 (14.29%) Mobile UX Designer
4 1 (14.29%) Web Designer
Miscellaneous
1 5 (71.43%) Mainframe
2 4 (57.14%) Data Centre
3 2 (28.57%) User Experience
4 1 (14.29%) Mathematics
Operating Systems
1 4 (57.14%) Unix
2 1 (14.29%) Linux
2 1 (14.29%) zOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (57.14%) Change Management
1 4 (57.14%) Data Centre Operations
1 4 (57.14%) Migration
1 4 (57.14%) PRINCE2
1 4 (57.14%) Project Management
1 4 (57.14%) Stakeholder Management
2 2 (28.57%) Agile Software Development
2 2 (28.57%) E-Commerce
2 2 (28.57%) Workflow
3 1 (14.29%) ITIL
Qualifications
1 4 (57.14%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
2 1 (14.29%) Degree
Vendors
1 2 (28.57%) Apple
1 2 (28.57%) Google
2 1 (14.29%) IBM
2 1 (14.29%) Oracle
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