The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Mainframe in IT jobs advertised for the Birmingham region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Mainframe over the 3 months to 5 May 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
5 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Mainframes
Rank 141 114 116
Rank change year-on-year
-27 +2
Permanent jobs citing Mainframe 4 17 3
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Birmingham 0.16% 0.93% 0.17%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 0.39% 2.45% 0.44%
Number of salaries quoted 4 15 3
Median salary £62,500 £52,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+19.04% +31.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £53,000 £42,500 £39,200
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £52,500 £46,000
UK excluding London median salary £47,000 £50,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year
-6.00% +11.11%
Mainframe
West Midlands

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

Miscellaneous Category
Birmingham
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Miscellaneous category
1029 693 678
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Birmingham 42.35% 38.04% 37.83%
Number of salaries quoted 618 557 617
Median salary £40,000 £40,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
- -11.11%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,000 £27,000 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £65,000 £67,500
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -

Mainframe
Jobs Demand Trend in Birmingham

The demand trend of job ads across the Birmingham region citing Mainframe as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in the Miscellaneous category.

Mainframe Jobs Demand Trend in Birmingham

Mainframe
Salary Trend in Birmingham

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

Mainframe Salary Trend in Birmingham

Mainframe
Salary Histogram in Birmingham

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Mainframe across the Birmingham region over the 3 months to 5 May 2016.

Mainframe Salary Histogram in Birmingham

Mainframe
Top 28 Related IT Skills in Birmingham

For the 6 months to 5 May 2016, IT jobs citing Mainframe 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 Birmingham region with a requirement for Mainframe.

1 5 (100.00%) Unix
2 4 (80.00%) Windows
2 4 (80.00%) Linux
2 4 (80.00%) HTTP
2 4 (80.00%) TCP/IP
2 4 (80.00%) Firewall
2 4 (80.00%) Information Security Management
2 4 (80.00%) Security Management
2 4 (80.00%) Management Information System
2 4 (80.00%) Risk Management
2 4 (80.00%) Games
2 4 (80.00%) Information Security
2 4 (80.00%) Intrusion Detection
2 4 (80.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 4 (80.00%) Data Protection
2 4 (80.00%) IT Audit
2 4 (80.00%) Threat Detection
3 1 (20.00%) SAS
3 1 (20.00%) Finance
3 1 (20.00%) Stakeholder Management
3 1 (20.00%) Business Analysis
3 1 (20.00%) Base SAS
3 1 (20.00%) SAS Enterprise Guide
3 1 (20.00%) SQL
3 1 (20.00%) Big Data
3 1 (20.00%) Analytics
3 1 (20.00%) SAS Data Integration Studio
3 1 (20.00%) Visual Analytics

Mainframe
Top Related IT Skills in Birmingham 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:

Application Platforms
1 1 (20.00%) SAS
Communications & Networking
1 4 (80.00%) Firewall
1 4 (80.00%) HTTP
1 4 (80.00%) Intrusion Detection
1 4 (80.00%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (20.00%) Base SAS
1 1 (20.00%) Big Data
1 1 (20.00%) SAS Data Integration Studio
1 1 (20.00%) SAS Enterprise Guide
General
1 4 (80.00%) Games
2 1 (20.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 3 (60.00%) IT Manager
1 3 (60.00%) IT Security Manager
1 3 (60.00%) Security Manager
1 3 (60.00%) Systems Manager
2 1 (20.00%) Consultant
2 1 (20.00%) IT Security Specialist
2 1 (20.00%) SAS Consultant
2 1 (20.00%) Security Specialist
Miscellaneous
1 4 (80.00%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 5 (100.00%) Unix
2 4 (80.00%) Linux
2 4 (80.00%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (80.00%) Data Protection
1 4 (80.00%) Information Security
1 4 (80.00%) Information Security Management
1 4 (80.00%) IT Audit
1 4 (80.00%) Risk Management
1 4 (80.00%) Security Management
1 4 (80.00%) Threat Detection
2 1 (20.00%) Analytics
2 1 (20.00%) Business Analysis
2 1 (20.00%) Stakeholder Management
2 1 (20.00%) Visual Analytics
Programming Languages
1 1 (20.00%) SQL
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (80.00%) ISO/IEC 27001