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 salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited zOS over the 3 months to 23 July 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
23 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
IBM z/OS
Rank - 231 -
Permanent jobs citing zOS 0 1 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands - 0.017% -
As % of the Operating Systems category - 0.082% -
Number of salaries quoted 0 1 0
Median salary - £52,500 -
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £48,750 £42,500
% change year-on-year
-17.94% +14.70%
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
1183 1219 1102
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 19.32% 20.64% 20.68%
Number of salaries quoted 970 1080 958
Median salary £32,500 £35,000 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-7.14% -
90% offered a salary of more than £22,000 £22,500 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £49,500 £54,000
UK excluding London median salary £38,000 £37,500 £36,000
% change year-on-year
+1.33% +4.16%

zOS
Jobs Demand Trend in the West Midlands

The demand trend of job ads across the West Midlands region citing zOS as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in 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