The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in West Sussex 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 25 June 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

IBM z/OS
South East / West Sussex
3 months to
25 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 102 113 104
Rank change year-on-year +11 -9  
Permanent jobs citing zOS 5 1 8
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in West Sussex 0.46% 0.078% 0.67%
As % of the Operating Systems category 1.58% 0.27% 1.69%
Number of salaries quoted 5 1 8
Median salary £37,500 £55,000 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -31.81% +10.00%  
UK excluding London median salary £37,500 £35,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year +7.14% -30.00%  

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 West Sussex with a requirement for operating system skills.

Operating System Skills
West Sussex
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for operating system skills 316 370 473
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in West Sussex 29.37% 28.91% 39.48%
Number of salaries quoted 285 356 425
Median salary £40,750 £40,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +1.87% -5.88%  
90% offered a salary of more than £26,000 £22,500 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £58,500 £57,500
UK excluding London median salary £37,500 £37,500 £37,500

zOS
Job Vacancy Trend in West Sussex

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in West Sussex 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 West Sussex

zOS
Salary Trend in West Sussex

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

Salary trend for zOS in West Sussex

For the 6 months to 25 June 2017, IT jobs citing zOS 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 West Sussex region with a requirement for zOS.

1 7 (100.00%) Unix
1 7 (100.00%) Windows
1 7 (100.00%) Linux
2 5 (71.43%) SLA
2 5 (71.43%) IBM
2 5 (71.43%) Tivoli
2 5 (71.43%) Tivoli Storage Manager
2 5 (71.43%) Java
2 5 (71.43%) Perl
2 5 (71.43%) J2EE
2 5 (71.43%) Oracle
2 5 (71.43%) SQL Server
2 5 (71.43%) DB2
2 5 (71.43%) French Language
2 5 (71.43%) German Language

zOS
Co-occurring IT Skills in West Sussex 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:

Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (71.43%) DB2
1 5 (71.43%) SQL Server
General
1 5 (71.43%) French Language
1 5 (71.43%) German Language
Job Titles
1 5 (71.43%) Analyst
1 5 (71.43%) Support Analyst
2 4 (57.14%) Software Analyst
2 4 (57.14%) Software Support Analyst
3 2 (28.57%) Software Support Engineer
3 2 (28.57%) Support Engineer
4 1 (14.29%) Applications Support
4 1 (14.29%) Applications Support Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (71.43%) J2EE
Operating Systems
1 7 (100.00%) Linux
1 7 (100.00%) Unix
1 7 (100.00%) Windows
Programming Languages
1 5 (71.43%) Java
1 5 (71.43%) Perl
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (71.43%) SLA
Systems Management
1 5 (71.43%) Tivoli
1 5 (71.43%) Tivoli Storage Manager
Vendors
1 5 (71.43%) IBM
1 5 (71.43%) Oracle
West Sussex
Ashdown IT
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum + substantial benefits
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