The table below looks at the statistics for zOS skills in IT jobs advertised for the West Yorkshire region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited zOS over the 3 months to 11 December 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
11 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
IBM z/OS
Rank - 199 221
Permanent jobs citing zOS 0 11 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in West Yorkshire - 0.25% 0.040%
As % of the Operating Systems category - 1.08% 0.15%
Number of salaries quoted 0 11 0
Median salary - £45,000 -
UK excluding London median salary £52,500 £45,000 £43,250
% change year-on-year
+16.66% +4.04%
zOS
Yorkshire

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 Yorkshire region.

Operating Systems Category
West Yorkshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Operating Systems category
724 1021 1340
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in West Yorkshire 19.94% 23.25% 26.80%
Number of salaries quoted 606 870 1056
Median salary £37,500 £40,000 £35,250
Median salary % change year-on-year
-6.25% +13.47%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £24,000 £22,000
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £55,000 £55,000
UK excluding London median salary £37,500 £37,500 £37,500

zOS
Jobs Demand Trend in West Yorkshire

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

zOS Jobs Demand Trend in West Yorkshire

zOS
Salary Trend in West Yorkshire

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

zOS Salary Trend in West Yorkshire