Period
to 17 January 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in the West Midlands 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 17 January 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

IBM MVS
England > West Midlands
6 months to
17 Jan 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank - - 310
Permanent jobs citing MVS 0 0 7
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the West Midlands - - 0.068%
As % of the Operating Systems category - - 0.34%
Number of salaries quoted 0 0 7
West Midlands median annual salary - - £25,250
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 West Midlands with a requirement for operating system skills.

All Operating Systems
West Midlands
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for operating system skills 2,042 2,213 2,044
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the West Midlands 20.96% 20.97% 19.91%
Number of salaries quoted 1,733 1,888 1,746
West Midlands median annual salary £35,000 £35,000 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year - -6.67% +7.14%
10th Percentile £21,250 £21,250 £21,250
90th Percentile £57,500 £56,305 £53,750
England median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000

MVS
Job Vacancy Trend in the West Midlands

Job postings citing MVS as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in the West Midlands.

Job vacancy trend for MVS in the West Midlands

MVS
Salary Trend in the West Midlands

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

Salary trend for MVS in the West Midlands