Period
to 20 November 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in the South West with a requirement for zOS skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited zOS over the 6 months to 20 November 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

IBM z/OS
England > South West
6 months to
20 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank - 340 352
Permanent jobs citing zOS 0 1 8
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the South West - 0.009% 0.067%
As % of the Operating Systems category - 0.035% 0.23%
Number of salaries quoted 0 0 7
South West median annual salary - - £38,533
England median annual salary £37,500 £60,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year -37.50% +20.00% +11.11%

zOS 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 West with a requirement for operating system skills.

All Operating Systems
South West
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for operating system skills 2669 2826 3510
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the South West 25.95% 26.25% 29.54%
Number of salaries quoted 2208 2453 3083
South West median annual salary £40,000 £35,000 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +14.29% -6.67% +7.14%
10th Percentile £22,750 £21,486 £21,500
90th Percentile £60,000 £57,500 £60,750
England median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000

zOS
Job Vacancy Trend in the South West

Job postings citing zOS as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in the South West.

Job vacancy trend for zOS in the South West

zOS
Salary Trend in the South West

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

Salary trend for zOS in the South West