Period
to 16 January 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in the South East with a requirement for MVS skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited MVS over the 6 months to 16 January 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

IBM MVS
England > South East
6 months to
16 Jan 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 541 551 635
Rank change year-on-year +10 +84 +2
Permanent jobs citing MVS 4 12 6
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the South East 0.013% 0.038% 0.015%
As % of the Operating Systems category 0.048% 0.13% 0.051%
Number of salaries quoted 0 11 6
South East median annual salary - £52,500 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year - +23.53% -5.56%
England median annual salary £37,500 £52,500 £44,000
% change year-on-year -28.57% +19.32% +3.53%

MVS is in the Operating Systems category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies advertised in the South East with a requirement for operating system skills.

All Operating Systems
South East
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for operating system skills 8,403 8,917 11,719
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the South East 27.27% 28.08% 28.89%
Number of salaries quoted 7,207 7,516 10,182
South East median annual salary £40,500 £42,500 £41,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -4.71% +2.41% +3.75%
10th Percentile £22,500 £23,500 £23,500
90th Percentile £65,000 £65,000 £61,250
England median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000

MVS
Job Vacancy Trend in the South East

Job postings citing MVS as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in the South East.

Job vacancy trend for MVS in the South East

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Salary Trend in the South East

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

Salary trend for MVS in the South East

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Job Locations in the South East

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing MVS within the South East region over the 6 months to 16 January 2018. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Past 6 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Sussex - 3 - -
West Sussex - 1 - -
MVS
England

For the 6 months to 16 January 2018, 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 South East region with a requirement for MVS.

1 4 (100.00%) JCL
1 4 (100.00%) Mainframe
1 4 (100.00%) Disaster Recovery
1 4 (100.00%) Migration
1 4 (100.00%) Replication
1 4 (100.00%) Data Migration
1 4 (100.00%) Mentoring
1 4 (100.00%) Analytical Skills
1 4 (100.00%) Data Centre

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Co-occurring IT Skills in the South East 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:

Job Titles
1 4 (100.00%) Mainframe Programmer
1 4 (100.00%) Mainframe Systems Programmer
1 4 (100.00%) Programmer
1 4 (100.00%) Systems Programmer
Miscellaneous
1 4 (100.00%) Analytical Skills
1 4 (100.00%) Data Centre
1 4 (100.00%) Mainframe
1 4 (100.00%) Replication
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (100.00%) Data Migration
1 4 (100.00%) Disaster Recovery
1 4 (100.00%) Mentoring
1 4 (100.00%) Migration
Programming Languages
1 4 (100.00%) JCL