The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Mainframe in IT jobs advertised for the Chester region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Mainframe over the 3 months to 10 December 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
10 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Mainframes
Rank 31 - 33
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Permanent jobs citing Mainframe 1 0 4
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Chester 0.67% - 1.69%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 1.75% - 3.77%
Number of salaries quoted 0 0 4
Median salary - - £62,500
UK excluding London median salary £52,500 £45,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year
+16.66% -10.00%
Mainframe
Cheshire

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

Miscellaneous Category
Chester
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Miscellaneous category
57 38 106
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Chester 38.26% 22.09% 44.92%
Number of salaries quoted 36 34 89
Median salary £40,000 £45,000 £47,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-11.11% -4.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,600 £30,000 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £58,750 £65,000 £57,500
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +6.25%

Mainframe
Jobs Demand Trend in Chester

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

Mainframe Jobs Demand Trend in Chester

Mainframe
Salary Trend in Chester

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

Mainframe Salary Trend in Chester

Mainframe
Top 14 Related IT Skills in Chester

For the 6 months to 10 December 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 Chester region with a requirement for Mainframe.

1 2 (100.00%) Windows
1 2 (100.00%) MS Excel
1 2 (100.00%) Client/Server
1 2 (100.00%) FTP
1 2 (100.00%) HTTP
1 2 (100.00%) TCP/IP
1 2 (100.00%) DNS
1 2 (100.00%) HTTPS
1 2 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 2 (100.00%) Malware Analysis
1 2 (100.00%) Cyberthreat
2 1 (50.00%) Financial Institution
2 1 (50.00%) Finance
2 1 (50.00%) Reverse Engineering

Mainframe
Top Related IT Skills in Chester 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:

Applications
1 2 (100.00%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 2 (100.00%) DNS
1 2 (100.00%) FTP
1 2 (100.00%) HTTP
1 2 (100.00%) HTTPS
1 2 (100.00%) TCP/IP
General
1 1 (50.00%) Finance
1 1 (50.00%) Financial Institution
Job Titles
1 2 (100.00%) Analyst
1 2 (100.00%) Malware Analyst
2 1 (50.00%) Incident Analyst
Miscellaneous
1 2 (100.00%) Client/Server
1 2 (100.00%) Cyberthreat
Operating Systems
1 2 (100.00%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (100.00%) Malware Analysis
2 1 (50.00%) Reverse Engineering
Vendors
1 2 (100.00%) Microsoft