The table below looks at the statistics for MVS skills in IT jobs advertised for the Wales region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited MVS over the 3 months to 1 April 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
1 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
IBM MVS
Rank - - 95
Permanent jobs citing MVS 0 0 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Wales - - 0.085%
As % of the Operating Systems category - - 0.35%
Number of salaries quoted 0 0 1
Average salary - - £40,000
UK excluding London average salary £52,500 £40,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year
+31.25% -20.00%
MVS
UK

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

Operating Systems Category
Wales
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Operating Systems category
426 261 287
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Wales 30.74% 22.70% 24.40%
Number of salaries quoted 349 239 258
Average salary £37,500 £32,500 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+15.38% -
90% offered a salary of more than £23,779 £23,300 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £51,200 £46,500 £47,500
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £37,500 £37,500

MVS
Jobs Demand Trend in Wales

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

MVS Jobs Demand Trend in Wales

MVS
Salary Trend in Wales

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

MVS Salary Trend in Wales