The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Yorkshire 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 22 June 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

IBM z/OS
England / Yorkshire
3 months to
22 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank - 246 247
Permanent jobs citing zOS 0 1 17
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Yorkshire - 0.018% 0.25%
As % of the Operating Systems category - 0.076% 1.02%
Number of salaries quoted 0 1 17
Median salary - £23,000 £39,500
Median salary % change year-on-year - -41.77%  
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 Yorkshire with a requirement for operating system skills.

Operating System Skills
Yorkshire
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for operating system skills 1166 1318 1670
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Yorkshire 21.59% 23.25% 24.50%
Number of salaries quoted 937 1080 1412
Median salary £36,000 £36,000 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - +2.85%  
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £22,500 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £55,000 £50,000
UK excluding London median salary £37,500 £37,500 £37,500

zOS
Job Vacancy Trend in Yorkshire

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Yorkshire 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 Yorkshire

zOS
Salary Trend in Yorkshire

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

Salary trend for zOS in Yorkshire