The table below looks at the statistics for zOS skills in IT jobs advertised for the Wiltshire region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited zOS over the 3 months to 28 August 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
28 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
IBM z/OS
Rank 94 - 90
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Permanent jobs citing zOS 6 0 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Wiltshire 0.52% - 0.20%
As % of the Operating Systems category 1.79% - 0.79%
Number of salaries quoted 6 0 2
Average salary £38,533 - £47,500
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,500 £47,500
% change year-on-year
+5.88% -10.52%
zOS
South West

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

Operating Systems Category
Wiltshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Operating Systems category
336 348 252
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Wiltshire 29.34% 28.41% 25.79%
Number of salaries quoted 306 293 215
Average salary £35,000 £29,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+20.68% -17.14%
90% offered a salary of more than £20,500 £22,500 £24,500
10% offered a salary of more than £48,000 £47,500 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £37,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+1.35% -1.33%

zOS
Jobs Demand Trend in Wiltshire

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

zOS Jobs Demand Trend in Wiltshire

zOS
Salary Trend in Wiltshire

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

zOS Salary Trend in Wiltshire

zOS
Job Locations in Wiltshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing zOS within the Wiltshire region over the 3 months to 28 August 2015. 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
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Swindon - 6 £38,533 -
zOS
South West

zOS
Top 18 Related IT Skills in Wiltshire

For the 6 months to 28 August 2015, IT jobs across the Wiltshire region citing zOS also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited zOS.

1 8 (100.00%) DB2
1 8 (100.00%) SAP
1 8 (100.00%) Banking
2 7 (87.50%) Finance
3 6 (75.00%) ISPF
3 6 (75.00%) SQL
3 6 (75.00%) JCL
3 6 (75.00%) Mainframe
3 6 (75.00%) Performance Analysis
3 6 (75.00%) Time Sharing Option
4 2 (25.00%) Java
4 2 (25.00%) ABAP
4 2 (25.00%) UNIX
4 2 (25.00%) AIX
4 2 (25.00%) NetWeaver
4 2 (25.00%) Logistics
4 2 (25.00%) SAP Basis
5 1 (12.50%) SAP GRC

zOS
Top Related IT Skills in Wiltshire by Category

For the 6 months to 28 August 2015, IT jobs across the Wiltshire region citing zOS also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited zOS. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 2 (25.00%) NetWeaver
Business Applications
1 1 (12.50%) SAP GRC
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (100.00%) DB2
General
1 8 (100.00%) Banking
2 7 (87.50%) Finance
Job Titles
1 2 (25.00%) Consultant
1 2 (25.00%) SAP Basis Consultant
1 2 (25.00%) SAP Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (75.00%) ISPF
2 2 (25.00%) SAP Basis
Miscellaneous
1 6 (75.00%) Mainframe
Operating Systems
1 2 (25.00%) UNIX
1 2 (25.00%) AIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (75.00%) Performance Analysis
2 2 (25.00%) Logistics
Programming Languages
1 6 (75.00%) SQL
1 6 (75.00%) JCL
2 2 (25.00%) Java
2 2 (25.00%) ABAP
System Software
1 6 (75.00%) Time Sharing Option
Vendors
1 8 (100.00%) SAP