The table below looks at the statistics for zOS skills in IT jobs advertised for the West Midlands region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited zOS over the 3 months to 21 October 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
21 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
IBM z/OS
Rank - - -
Permanent jobs citing zOS 0 0 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands - - -
As % of the Operating Systems category - - -
Number of salaries quoted 0 0 0
Average salary - - -
UK excluding London average salary £44,500 £47,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year
-6.31% +11.76%
zOS
England

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
1489 1286 1284
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 25.95% 24.65% 27.03%
Number of salaries quoted 1299 1144 1105
Average salary £37,500 £38,250 £36,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-1.96% +4.79%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,000 £22,000 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £59,000 £50,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £37,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
-1.33% -

zOS
Jobs Demand Trend in the West Midlands

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

zOS Jobs Demand Trend in the West Midlands

zOS
Salary Trend in the West Midlands

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

zOS Salary Trend in the West Midlands