The table below looks at the statistics for OS/2 skills in IT jobs advertised across the UK. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited OS/2 over the 3 months to 20 February 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
20 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
IBM OS/2 (OS2)
UK
Rank - 955 962
Permanent jobs citing OS/2 0 1 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK - 0.001% 0.001%
As % of the Operating Systems category - 0.004% 0.003%
Number of salaries quoted 0 1 1
Median salary - £50,000 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +42.85%
UK excluding London median salary - - -

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
20127 26233 29127
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 23.76% 26.02% 27.30%
Number of salaries quoted 17009 22102 24455
Median salary £41,000 £41,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-1.20% +3.75%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £25,000 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £67,500 £65,000 £65,000
UK excluding London median salary £37,500 £37,500 £37,500

OS/2
Jobs Demand Trend

The demand trend of job ads citing OS/2 as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in 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