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

IBM OS/2 (OS2)
UK
3 months to
27 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank - 929 -
Permanent jobs citing OS/2 0 3 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK - 0.003% -
As % of the Operating Systems category - 0.012% -
Number of salaries quoted 0 3 0
Median salary - £35,000 -
UK excluding London median salary - £30,994 -

OS/2 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 with a requirement for operating system skills.

Operating System Skills
UK
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for operating system skills 22431 25066 28996
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in the UK 25.16% 25.46% 26.50%
Number of salaries quoted 18472 21445 24289
Median salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - +6.25%  
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

OS/2
Job Vacancy Trend

The job posting trend of jobs advertised citing OS/2 as a proportion of all permanent or contract IT jobs with a match in the Operating Systems category.

Job vacancy trend for OS/2 in the UK

OS/2
Salary Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing OS/2.

Salary trend for OS/2 in the UK