The first table below looks at the prevalence of the term IBM Mainframe in IT jobs advertised for the Berkshire region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited IBM Mainframe over the 3 months to 22 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all terms in our Miscellaneous category for the Berkshire region.

Location
3 months to
22 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
IBM Mainframe
Rank 202 - -
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Permanent jobs citing IBM Mainframe 5 0 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Berkshire 0.091% - -
As % of the Miscellaneous category 0.30% - -
Number of salaries quoted 2 0 0
Average salary £40,750 - -
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £46,000 £48,500
% change year-on-year
-7.60% -5.15%
Miscellaneous Category
Berkshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Miscellaneous category
1657 1537 1676
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Berkshire 30.31% 28.11% 27.75%
Number of salaries quoted 1067 1278 1379
Average salary £45,000 £45,000 £44,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +1.12%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £25,783 £27,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £60,000 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%
IBM Mainframe
South East

IBM Mainframe
Jobs Demand Trend in Berkshire

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing IBM Mainframe across the Berkshire region as a proportion of the total demand within the Miscellaneous category.

IBM Mainframe Jobs Demand Trend in Berkshire

IBM Mainframe
Salary Trend in Berkshire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing IBM Mainframe across the Berkshire region.

IBM Mainframe Salary Trend in Berkshire

IBM Mainframe
Job Locations in Berkshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing IBM Mainframe within the Berkshire region over the 3 months to 22 July 2014. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Reading - 4 £40,750 -
Slough - 1 - -
IBM Mainframe
South East

IBM Mainframe
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Berkshire

For the 6 months to 22 July 2014, IT jobs across the Berkshire region citing IBM Mainframe also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited IBM Mainframe.

1 11 (100.00%) IBM
1 11 (100.00%) Mainframe
1 11 (100.00%) Finance
2 7 (63.64%) COBOL
3 4 (36.36%) Adabas
3 4 (36.36%) zOS
3 4 (36.36%) JCL
3 4 (36.36%) Configuration Management
3 4 (36.36%) Test Scripting
3 4 (36.36%) Functional Testing
4 3 (27.27%) SQL
4 3 (27.27%) CICS
4 3 (27.27%) NATURAL
5 2 (18.18%) HTML
5 2 (18.18%) T-SQL
5 2 (18.18%) VBA
5 2 (18.18%) SQL Server
5 2 (18.18%) Crystal Reports
5 2 (18.18%) Business Objects
5 2 (18.18%) SAP
5 2 (18.18%) MS Excel
5 2 (18.18%) MS Access
5 2 (18.18%) CRM
5 2 (18.18%) Data Warehouse
5 2 (18.18%) ERP
5 2 (18.18%) Data Modelling
5 2 (18.18%) Business Intelligence
5 2 (18.18%) BusinessObjects
5 2 (18.18%) Migration
5 2 (18.18%) SAP XI

IBM Mainframe
Top Related IT Skills in Berkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 22 July 2014, IT jobs across the Berkshire region citing IBM Mainframe also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited IBM Mainframe. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 3 (27.27%) CICS
Applications
1 2 (18.18%) MS Excel
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (36.36%) Adabas
2 2 (18.18%) BusinessObjects
2 2 (18.18%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 2 (18.18%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 2 (18.18%) QlikView
2 2 (18.18%) BusinessObjects XI
2 2 (18.18%) SQL Server 2008
2 2 (18.18%) SQL Server
2 2 (18.18%) Crystal Reports
2 2 (18.18%) MS Access
2 2 (18.18%) Data Warehouse
General
1 11 (100.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 5 (45.45%) Analyst
2 4 (36.36%) Tester
2 4 (36.36%) Programmer
2 4 (36.36%) Senior Tester
3 3 (27.27%) Analyst Programmer
4 2 (18.18%) DBA
4 2 (18.18%) Junior DBA
4 2 (18.18%) Business Intelligence Analyst
4 2 (18.18%) Junior Analyst
4 2 (18.18%) SQL DBA
4 2 (18.18%) Junior
5 1 (9.09%) Technical Project Manager
5 1 (9.09%) Technical Manager
5 1 (9.09%) Mainframe Programmer
5 1 (9.09%) Project Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (18.18%) HTML
1 2 (18.18%) SAP XI
1 2 (18.18%) MDX
2 1 (9.09%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 11 (100.00%) Mainframe
2 1 (9.09%) iSeries
Operating Systems
1 4 (36.36%) zOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (36.36%) Configuration Management
1 4 (36.36%) Test Scripting
1 4 (36.36%) Functional Testing
2 2 (18.18%) Low Latency
2 2 (18.18%) Performance Tuning
2 2 (18.18%) System Testing
2 2 (18.18%) Migration
2 2 (18.18%) CRM
2 2 (18.18%) ERP
2 2 (18.18%) Data Modelling
2 2 (18.18%) Business Intelligence
3 1 (9.09%) Data Management
3 1 (9.09%) Unit Testing
Programming Languages
1 7 (63.64%) COBOL
2 4 (36.36%) JCL
3 3 (27.27%) NATURAL
3 3 (27.27%) SQL
4 2 (18.18%) T-SQL
4 2 (18.18%) VBA
Vendors
1 11 (100.00%) IBM
2 2 (18.18%) Business Objects
2 2 (18.18%) SAP
3 1 (9.09%) Oracle