The table below looks at the statistics for zOS skills in IT jobs advertised for the West Sussex region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited zOS over the 3 months to 31 August 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
31 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
IBM z/OS
Rank 109 112 -
Rank change year-on-year
+3 -
Permanent jobs citing zOS 2 1 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in West Sussex 0.15% 0.078% -
As % of the Operating Systems category 0.54% 0.23% -
Number of salaries quoted 2 1 0
Median salary £27,500 £50,000 -
Median salary % change year-on-year
-45.00% -
UK excluding London median salary £40,250 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
-10.55% +5.88%
zOS
South East

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 Sussex region.

Operating Systems Category
West Sussex
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Operating Systems category
372 433 374
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in West Sussex 28.10% 33.72% 30.91%
Number of salaries quoted 352 387 327
Median salary £42,500 £41,000 £35,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+3.65% +15.49%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £23,000 £23,500
10% offered a salary of more than £58,250 £55,000 £55,000
UK excluding London median salary £38,000 £37,500 £36,500
% change year-on-year
+1.33% +2.73%

zOS
Jobs Demand Trend in West Sussex

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

zOS Jobs Demand Trend in West Sussex

zOS
Salary Trend in West Sussex

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

zOS Salary Trend in West Sussex

zOS
Job Locations in West Sussex

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing zOS within the West Sussex region over the 3 months to 31 August 2016. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Crawley -6 2 £27,500 -45.00%
zOS
South East

zOS
Top 30 Related IT Skills in West Sussex

For the 6 months to 31 August 2016, IT jobs citing zOS also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the West Sussex region with a requirement for zOS.

1 3 (60.00%) COBOL
1 3 (60.00%) DB2
1 3 (60.00%) CICS
1 3 (60.00%) JCL
1 3 (60.00%) Mainframe
1 3 (60.00%) REXX
1 3 (60.00%) Agile Software Development
2 2 (40.00%) PL/1
2 2 (40.00%) SDLC
2 2 (40.00%) Time Sharing Option
2 2 (40.00%) Automated Testing
2 2 (40.00%) ISPF
2 2 (40.00%) Project Planning
2 2 (40.00%) Continuous Integration
2 2 (40.00%) HTML5
2 2 (40.00%) Assembly Language
2 2 (40.00%) Eclipse
2 2 (40.00%) IBM
2 2 (40.00%) Unix
2 2 (40.00%) Windows
2 2 (40.00%) Linux
2 2 (40.00%) HTML
2 2 (40.00%) Java
2 2 (40.00%) JavaScript
2 2 (40.00%) Scrum
3 1 (20.00%) VSAM
3 1 (20.00%) RAD
3 1 (20.00%) AS400
3 1 (20.00%) TSYS
3 1 (20.00%) User Stories

zOS
Top Related IT Skills in West Sussex by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 3 (60.00%) CICS
Business Applications
1 1 (20.00%) VisionPLUS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (60.00%) DB2
Development Applications
1 2 (40.00%) Eclipse
Job Titles
1 2 (40.00%) Analyst
1 2 (40.00%) Applications Developer
1 2 (40.00%) Developer
1 2 (40.00%) Mainframe Developer
1 2 (40.00%) Software Analyst
1 2 (40.00%) Software Support Analyst
1 2 (40.00%) Support Analyst
2 1 (20.00%) z/OS Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (40.00%) HTML
1 2 (40.00%) HTML5
1 2 (40.00%) ISPF
Miscellaneous
1 3 (60.00%) Mainframe
2 1 (20.00%) AS400
2 1 (20.00%) VSAM
Operating Systems
1 2 (40.00%) Linux
1 2 (40.00%) Unix
1 2 (40.00%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (60.00%) Agile Software Development
2 2 (40.00%) Automated Testing
2 2 (40.00%) Continuous Integration
2 2 (40.00%) Project Planning
2 2 (40.00%) Scrum
2 2 (40.00%) SDLC
3 1 (20.00%) RAD
3 1 (20.00%) User Stories
Programming Languages
1 3 (60.00%) COBOL
1 3 (60.00%) JCL
1 3 (60.00%) REXX
2 2 (40.00%) Assembly Language
2 2 (40.00%) Java
2 2 (40.00%) JavaScript
2 2 (40.00%) PL/1
3 1 (20.00%) CLIST
System Software
1 2 (40.00%) Time Sharing Option
Vendors
1 2 (40.00%) IBM
2 1 (20.00%) TSYS