The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Manchester with a requirement for zOS skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited zOS over the 3 months to 27 March 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
27 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
IBM z/OS
North West / Manchester
Rank - - 175
Permanent jobs citing zOS 0 0 16
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Manchester - - 0.42%
As % of the Operating Systems category - - 1.65%
Number of salaries quoted 0 0 0
Median salary - - -
UK excluding London median salary £70,000 £38,533 £34,000
% change year-on-year +81.66% +13.33%  

zOS 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 Manchester with a requirement for operating system skills.

Operating System Skills
Manchester
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for operating system skills 919 817 967
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Manchester 23.58% 24.22% 25.54%
Number of salaries quoted 773 672 809
Median salary £37,500 £40,000 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -6.25% +14.28%  
90% offered a salary of more than £24,000 £23,000 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £50,000 £52,500
UK excluding London median salary £37,500 £37,500 £37,500

zOS
Job Vacancy Trend in Manchester

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

Job vacancy trend for zOS in Manchester

zOS
Salary Trend in Manchester

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

Salary trend for zOS in Manchester