The first table below looks at the prevalence of the term Mainframe in IT jobs advertised for the Buckinghamshire region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Mainframe over the 3 months to 24 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 Buckinghamshire region.

Location
3 months to
24 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Mainframes
Rank 116 124 125
Rank change year-on-year
+8 +1
Permanent jobs citing Mainframe 11 9 10
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Buckinghamshire 0.51% 0.45% 0.52%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 1.72% 1.58% 1.54%
Number of salaries quoted 5 6 5
Average salary £50,000 £57,500 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-13.04% +15.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £41,800 £55,000 £28,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £75,000 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £47,500 £49,250 £43,125
% change year-on-year
-3.55% +14.20%
Miscellaneous Category
Buckinghamshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Miscellaneous category
639 568 648
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Buckinghamshire 29.61% 28.56% 33.68%
Number of salaries quoted 505 488 562
Average salary £40,000 £42,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-5.88% +21.42%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £25,000 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £50,000 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%
Mainframe
South East

Mainframe
Jobs Demand Trend in Buckinghamshire

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

Mainframe Jobs Demand Trend in Buckinghamshire

Mainframe
Salary Trend in Buckinghamshire

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

Mainframe Salary Trend in Buckinghamshire

Mainframe
Salary Histogram in Buckinghamshire

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Mainframe across the Buckinghamshire region over the 3 months to 24 July 2014.

Mainframe Salary Histogram in Buckinghamshire

Mainframe
Job Locations in Buckinghamshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Mainframe within the Buckinghamshire region over the 3 months to 24 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
Milton Keynes -9 6 £50,000 -9.09%
Marlow - 5 - -
Mainframe
South East

Mainframe
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Buckinghamshire

For the 6 months to 24 July 2014, IT jobs across the Buckinghamshire region citing 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 Mainframe.

1 10 (71.43%) Java
1 10 (71.43%) CRM
2 9 (64.29%) UNIX
3 8 (57.14%) Windows
3 8 (57.14%) Oracle
3 8 (57.14%) Business Intelligence
3 8 (57.14%) VMware
3 8 (57.14%) VMware Infrastructure
4 7 (50.00%) NAS
4 7 (50.00%) TOGAF
4 7 (50.00%) Business Objects
4 7 (50.00%) SAN
4 7 (50.00%) SPSS
4 7 (50.00%) J2EE
4 7 (50.00%) Cognos
4 7 (50.00%) SAS
4 7 (50.00%) Security Architecture
4 7 (50.00%) vCloud
4 7 (50.00%) OpenStack
5 6 (42.86%) Finance
6 4 (28.57%) IBM
7 3 (21.43%) C#
7 3 (21.43%) SQL Server
7 3 (21.43%) DB2
7 3 (21.43%) SQL
7 3 (21.43%) T-SQL
7 3 (21.43%) .NET
7 3 (21.43%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 3 (21.43%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 3 (21.43%) SQL Server 2008

Mainframe
Top Related IT Skills in Buckinghamshire by Category

For the 6 months to 24 July 2014, IT jobs across the Buckinghamshire region citing 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 Mainframe. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 7 (50.00%) SAS
1 7 (50.00%) OpenStack
Applications
1 7 (50.00%) SPSS
2 1 (7.14%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 7 (50.00%) NAS
1 7 (50.00%) SAN
2 1 (7.14%) Broadband
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (21.43%) SQL Server
1 3 (21.43%) DB2
1 3 (21.43%) SQL Server Reporting Services
1 3 (21.43%) SQL Server Integration Services
1 3 (21.43%) SQL Server 2008
1 3 (21.43%) SQL Server Analysis Services
2 2 (14.29%) SQL Server 2005
Development Applications
1 3 (21.43%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
General
1 6 (42.86%) Finance
2 1 (7.14%) Back Office
Job Titles
1 7 (50.00%) Architect
2 6 (42.86%) Technical Architect
3 3 (21.43%) Developer
3 3 (21.43%) Senior Developer
4 2 (14.29%) MI Developer
4 2 (14.29%) Analyst
4 2 (14.29%) Business Analyst
5 1 (7.14%) Systems Administrator
5 1 (7.14%) Solutions Architect
5 1 (7.14%) Computer Operator
5 1 (7.14%) Linux Administrator
5 1 (7.14%) UNIX Systems Administrator
5 1 (7.14%) UNIX Administrator
5 1 (7.14%) Linux Systems Administrator
5 1 (7.14%) Administrator
5 1 (7.14%) Business Intelligence Developer
5 1 (7.14%) Trainee
5 1 (7.14%) Senior Business Intelligence Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (50.00%) J2EE
2 3 (21.43%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 3 (21.43%) IBM Mainframe
2 2 (14.29%) Management Information System
2 2 (14.29%) AS400
3 1 (7.14%) HACMP
3 1 (7.14%) Clustering
3 1 (7.14%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 9 (64.29%) UNIX
2 8 (57.14%) Windows
3 1 (7.14%) VMS
3 1 (7.14%) AIX
3 1 (7.14%) Solaris
3 1 (7.14%) Linux
3 1 (7.14%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (71.43%) CRM
2 8 (57.14%) Business Intelligence
3 7 (50.00%) TOGAF
3 7 (50.00%) Security Architecture
4 2 (14.29%) Data Governance
4 2 (14.29%) User Acceptance Testing
4 2 (14.29%) Scrum
4 2 (14.29%) Agile Software Development
4 2 (14.29%) Asset Management
4 2 (14.29%) PRINCE2
5 1 (7.14%) Stakeholder Management
Programming Languages
1 10 (71.43%) Java
2 3 (21.43%) C#
2 3 (21.43%) SQL
2 3 (21.43%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 2 (14.29%) Degree
System Software
1 8 (57.14%) VMware Infrastructure
2 7 (50.00%) vCloud
3 1 (7.14%) Veritas Cluster Server
3 1 (7.14%) GPFS
Systems Management
1 1 (7.14%) Veritas Storage Foundation
1 1 (7.14%) YUM
1 1 (7.14%) Cobbler
Vendors
1 8 (57.14%) Oracle
1 8 (57.14%) VMware
2 7 (50.00%) Business Objects
2 7 (50.00%) Cognos
3 4 (28.57%) IBM
4 2 (14.29%) Avaya
4 2 (14.29%) Cisco
5 1 (7.14%) Symantec
5 1 (7.14%) Veritas
5 1 (7.14%) Red Hat