The 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 26 January 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
26 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
IBM Mainframe
Rank 216 216 216
Rank change year-on-year
0 0
Permanent jobs citing IBM Mainframe 5 5 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Berkshire 0.091% 0.092% 0.019%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 0.28% 0.25% 0.053%
Number of salaries quoted 5 1 1
Average salary £60,000 £35,000 £23,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+71.42% +52.17%
UK excluding London average salary £50,000 £43,750 £50,000
% change year-on-year
+14.28% -12.50%
IBM Mainframe
South East

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Miscellaneous category in permanent jobs advertised in the Berkshire region.

Miscellaneous Category
Berkshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Miscellaneous category
1808 2021 1887
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Berkshire 33.02% 37.23% 36.09%
Number of salaries quoted 1234 1425 1551
Average salary £47,500 £45,000 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.55% -
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £28,500 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £62,500 £67,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%

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 26 January 2015. 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
Bracknell - 1 £65,000 -
IBM Mainframe
South East

IBM Mainframe
Top 18 Related IT Skills in Berkshire

For the 6 months to 26 January 2015, 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 6 (100.00%) IBM
1 6 (100.00%) Mainframe
2 5 (83.33%) zOS
2 5 (83.33%) JCL
2 5 (83.33%) TCP/IP
3 1 (16.67%) Data Integration
3 1 (16.67%) Network Management
3 1 (16.67%) Mentoring
3 1 (16.67%) Ab Initio
3 1 (16.67%) Retail
3 1 (16.67%) TOGAF
3 1 (16.67%) assyst
3 1 (16.67%) SNA
3 1 (16.67%) DB2
3 1 (16.67%) ETL
3 1 (16.67%) webMethods
3 1 (16.67%) Remedy
3 1 (16.67%) Tivoli NetView

IBM Mainframe
Top Related IT Skills in Berkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 26 January 2015, 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.

Business Applications
1 1 (16.67%) assyst
Communications & Networking
1 5 (83.33%) TCP/IP
2 1 (16.67%) SNA
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (16.67%) DB2
General
1 1 (16.67%) Retail
Job Titles
1 5 (83.33%) Network Engineer
1 5 (83.33%) Systems Engineer
1 5 (83.33%) Mainframe Systems Engineer
2 1 (16.67%) Architect
2 1 (16.67%) Solutions Architect
Miscellaneous
1 6 (100.00%) Mainframe
2 1 (16.67%) Data Integration
Operating Systems
1 5 (83.33%) zOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (16.67%) ETL
1 1 (16.67%) TOGAF
1 1 (16.67%) Network Management
1 1 (16.67%) Mentoring
Programming Languages
1 5 (83.33%) JCL
Systems Management
1 1 (16.67%) Tivoli NetView
Vendors
1 6 (100.00%) IBM
2 1 (16.67%) webMethods
2 1 (16.67%) Remedy
2 1 (16.67%) Ab Initio