The table below looks at the statistics for OS/2 skills in IT jobs advertised for the Wales region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited OS/2 over the 3 months to 28 April 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
28 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
IBM OS/2 (OS2)
Rank - - -
Permanent jobs citing OS/2 0 0 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Wales - - -
As % of the Operating Systems category - - -
Number of salaries quoted 0 0 0
Average salary - - -
UK excluding London average salary - £40,000 -
OS/2
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
402 282 305
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Wales 28.86% 23.17% 24.34%
Number of salaries quoted 342 257 283
Average salary £37,000 £32,500 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+13.84% -
90% offered a salary of more than £24,000 £24,000 £21,500
10% offered a salary of more than £47,500 £47,500 £43,850
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £37,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+1.35% -1.33%

OS/2
Jobs Demand Trend in Wales

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

OS/2 Jobs Demand Trend in Wales

OS/2
Salary Trend in Wales

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

OS/2 Salary Trend in Wales

OS/2
Top 26 Related IT Skills in Wales

For the 6 months to 28 April 2015, IT jobs across the Wales region 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 1 (100.00%) SQL
1 1 (100.00%) IIS
1 1 (100.00%) CSS
1 1 (100.00%) ITIL
1 1 (100.00%) MCP
1 1 (100.00%) Windows
1 1 (100.00%) MCSE
1 1 (100.00%) MS Excel
1 1 (100.00%) MS Exchange
1 1 (100.00%) TCP/IP
1 1 (100.00%) Cisco
1 1 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 1 (100.00%) Active Directory
1 1 (100.00%) HP
1 1 (100.00%) Microsoft Certification
1 1 (100.00%) SAN
1 1 (100.00%) Change Management
1 1 (100.00%) VMware
1 1 (100.00%) VMware ESX
1 1 (100.00%) Clustering
1 1 (100.00%) Problem Management
1 1 (100.00%) Exchange Server 2007
1 1 (100.00%) Cisco IOS
1 1 (100.00%) Cisco PIX
1 1 (100.00%) VMware Infrastructure
1 1 (100.00%) NAS

OS/2
Top Related IT Skills in Wales by Category

For the 6 months to 28 April 2015, IT jobs across the Wales region 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.

Application Platforms
1 1 (100.00%) IIS
1 1 (100.00%) MS Exchange
1 1 (100.00%) Exchange Server 2007
Applications
1 1 (100.00%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 1 (100.00%) TCP/IP
1 1 (100.00%) SAN
1 1 (100.00%) Cisco IOS
1 1 (100.00%) Cisco PIX
1 1 (100.00%) NAS
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (100.00%) CSS
Miscellaneous
1 1 (100.00%) Clustering
Operating Systems
1 1 (100.00%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (100.00%) ITIL
1 1 (100.00%) Change Management
1 1 (100.00%) Problem Management
Programming Languages
1 1 (100.00%) SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (100.00%) MCP
1 1 (100.00%) MCSE
1 1 (100.00%) Microsoft Certification
System Software
1 1 (100.00%) Active Directory
1 1 (100.00%) VMware ESX
1 1 (100.00%) VMware Infrastructure
Vendors
1 1 (100.00%) Cisco
1 1 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 1 (100.00%) HP
1 1 (100.00%) VMware