The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in England with a requirement for MVS skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited MVS over the 3 months to 28 June 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

IBM MVS
UK / England
3 months to
28 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 861 894 921
Rank change year-on-year +33 +27  
Permanent jobs citing MVS 4 20 35
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in England 0.005% 0.022% 0.034%
As % of the Operating Systems category 0.019% 0.085% 0.13%
Number of salaries quoted 0 20 34
Median salary - £61,250 £52,500
Median salary % change year-on-year - +16.66%  
UK excluding London median salary - £60,000 £52,500
% change year-on-year - +14.28%  

MVS is in the operating system skills category. The next table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies advertised in England with a requirement for operating system skills.

Operating System Skills
England
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for operating system skills 21181 23495 27358
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in England 25.35% 25.43% 26.65%
Number of salaries quoted 17513 20325 23150
Median salary £42,500 £42,500 £41,500
Median salary % change year-on-year - +2.40%  
90% offered a salary of more than £25,500 £25,000 £24,500
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £65,000 £67,500
UK excluding London median salary £37,500 £37,500 £37,500

MVS
Job Vacancy Trend in England

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in England citing MVS as a proportion of all permanent or contract IT jobs with a match in the Operating Systems category.

Job vacancy trend for MVS in England

MVS
Salary Trend in England

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing MVS in England.

Salary trend for MVS in England

MVS
Job Locations in England

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing MVS within the England region over the 3 months to 28 June 2017. 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 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
West Midlands +12 2 - -
South East +28 1 - -
East Midlands - 1 - -
MVS
UK

For the 6 months to 28 June 2017, IT jobs citing MVS 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 England region with a requirement for MVS.

1 10 (71.43%) C#
1 10 (71.43%) .NET
2 9 (64.29%) MVC
2 9 (64.29%) Microsoft
2 9 (64.29%) SQL Server
2 9 (64.29%) ASP.NET
3 8 (57.14%) Degree
3 8 (57.14%) PCI DSS
3 8 (57.14%) Scrum
3 8 (57.14%) Agile Software Development
3 8 (57.14%) Retail
3 8 (57.14%) ASP.NET Web Forms
3 8 (57.14%) Mobile Optimisation
4 4 (28.57%) Mainframe
5 3 (21.43%) SAS
5 3 (21.43%) JCL
5 3 (21.43%) Windows
5 3 (21.43%) SQL
5 3 (21.43%) Migration
5 3 (21.43%) Data Centre
6 2 (14.29%) Time Sharing Option
6 2 (14.29%) Job Entry Subsystem
6 2 (14.29%) T-SQL
6 2 (14.29%) IBM Notes
6 2 (14.29%) Unix
6 2 (14.29%) Intel
6 2 (14.29%) Lotus
6 2 (14.29%) SLA
6 2 (14.29%) VMware
6 2 (14.29%) Release Management

MVS
Co-occurring IT Skills in England 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 (21.43%) SAS
2 2 (14.29%) IBM Notes
Applications
1 1 (7.14%) Microsoft Office
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (64.29%) SQL Server
2 1 (7.14%) Big Data
2 1 (7.14%) Hadoop
2 1 (7.14%) SQL Server 2000
2 1 (7.14%) SQL Server 2005
2 1 (7.14%) SQL Server 2008
2 1 (7.14%) SQL Server 2012
2 1 (7.14%) SQL Server 2014
General
1 8 (57.14%) Retail
2 1 (7.14%) Automotive
2 1 (7.14%) Banking
2 1 (7.14%) Finance
2 1 (7.14%) Investment Banking
Job Titles
1 10 (71.43%) Developer
2 9 (64.29%) .NET Developer
2 9 (64.29%) ASP.NET Developer
3 8 (57.14%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
3 8 (57.14%) C# .NET Developer
3 8 (57.14%) C# ASP.NET Developer
3 8 (57.14%) C# Developer
3 8 (57.14%) Senior .NET Developer
3 8 (57.14%) Senior ASP.NET Developer
3 8 (57.14%) Senior ASP.NET MVC Developer
3 8 (57.14%) Senior C# .NET Developer
3 8 (57.14%) Senior C# ASP.NET Developer
3 8 (57.14%) Senior C# Developer
3 8 (57.14%) Senior Developer
4 2 (14.29%) Data Centre Operator
5 1 (7.14%) Deployment Manager
5 1 (7.14%) Deployment Project Manager
5 1 (7.14%) Support Engineer
5 1 (7.14%) Technical Support
5 1 (7.14%) Technical Support Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10 (71.43%) .NET
2 9 (64.29%) ASP.NET
3 8 (57.14%) ASP.NET Web Forms
4 2 (14.29%) ISPF
5 1 (7.14%) AngularJS
5 1 (7.14%) ASP.NET MVC
5 1 (7.14%) Ember.js
Miscellaneous
1 4 (28.57%) Mainframe
2 3 (21.43%) Data Centre
3 1 (7.14%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 3 (21.43%) Windows
2 2 (14.29%) Unix
3 1 (7.14%) Windows 10
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (64.29%) MVC
2 8 (57.14%) Agile Software Development
2 8 (57.14%) Mobile Optimisation
2 8 (57.14%) Scrum
3 3 (21.43%) Migration
4 2 (14.29%) Incident Management
4 2 (14.29%) Release Management
5 1 (7.14%) CRM
5 1 (7.14%) ETL
5 1 (7.14%) ITIL
5 1 (7.14%) Performance Tuning
5 1 (7.14%) PRINCE2
5 1 (7.14%) Project Management
5 1 (7.14%) Risk Management
5 1 (7.14%) Software Engineering
5 1 (7.14%) Trend Analysis
5 1 (7.14%) User Acceptance Testing
5 1 (7.14%) Wealth Management
Programming Languages
1 10 (71.43%) C#
2 3 (21.43%) JCL
2 3 (21.43%) SQL
3 2 (14.29%) T-SQL
4 1 (7.14%) C
4 1 (7.14%) C++
4 1 (7.14%) Java
4 1 (7.14%) MATLAB
4 1 (7.14%) R
4 1 (7.14%) VB
Qualifications
1 8 (57.14%) Degree
2 1 (7.14%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (57.14%) PCI DSS
2 2 (14.29%) QA
2 2 (14.29%) SLA
System Software
1 2 (14.29%) Job Entry Subsystem
1 2 (14.29%) Time Sharing Option
2 1 (7.14%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 1 (7.14%) SCCM
Vendors
1 9 (64.29%) Microsoft
2 2 (14.29%) Intel
2 2 (14.29%) Lotus
2 2 (14.29%) VMware
3 1 (7.14%) Ab Initio
3 1 (7.14%) Oracle
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