The table below looks at the statistics for MVS skills in IT jobs advertised for the West Midlands region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited MVS over the 3 months to 1 March 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
1 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
IBM MVS
England / West Midlands
Rank - 236 214
Permanent jobs citing MVS 0 5 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands - 0.084% 0.039%
As % of the Operating Systems category - 0.42% 0.16%
Number of salaries quoted 0 5 2
Median salary - £22,000 £52,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
- -58.09%
UK excluding London median salary - £23,250 £52,500
% change year-on-year
- -55.71%

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

Operating Systems Category
West Midlands
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Operating Systems category
982 1181 1267
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 21.20% 19.94% 24.76%
Number of salaries quoted 864 993 1079
Median salary £35,000 £37,000 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-5.40% +5.71%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £23,500 £21,500
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £50,000 £52,500
UK excluding London median salary £37,500 £37,500 £37,500

MVS
Jobs Demand Trend in the West Midlands

The demand trend of job ads across the West Midlands region citing MVS as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in the Operating Systems category.

MVS Jobs Demand Trend in the West Midlands

MVS
Salary Trend in the West Midlands

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

MVS Salary Trend in the West Midlands