The first table below looks at the prevalence of the term Mainframe in IT jobs advertised for the Chester region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Mainframe over the 3 months to 25 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 Chester region.

Location
3 months to
25 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Mainframes
Rank 41 35 -
Rank change year-on-year
-6 -
Permanent jobs citing Mainframe 2 6 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Chester 0.78% 2.33% -
As % of the Miscellaneous category 2.25% 11.54% -
Number of salaries quoted 2 0 0
Average salary £51,750 - -
UK excluding London average salary £47,500 £48,000 £43,125
% change year-on-year
-1.04% +11.30%
Miscellaneous Category
Chester
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Miscellaneous category
89 52 37
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Chester 34.77% 20.16% 19.27%
Number of salaries quoted 58 35 32
Average salary £33,500 £34,500 £31,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-2.89% +11.29%
90% offered a salary of more than £20,300 £21,600 £18,850
10% offered a salary of more than £68,500 £41,650 £40,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%
Mainframe
Cheshire

Mainframe
Jobs Demand Trend in Chester

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Mainframe across the Chester region as a proportion of the total demand within 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
Salary Histogram in Chester

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Mainframe across the Chester region over the 3 months to 25 July 2014.

Mainframe Salary Histogram in Chester

Mainframe
Top 22 Related IT Skills in Chester

For the 6 months to 25 July 2014, IT jobs across the Chester 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 7 (100.00%) UNIX
2 6 (85.71%) AIX
3 5 (71.43%) Linux
3 5 (71.43%) Tivoli
3 5 (71.43%) Tivoli Workload Scheduler
3 5 (71.43%) Banking
3 5 (71.43%) Windows
4 2 (28.57%) Finance
5 1 (14.29%) Stakeholder Management
5 1 (14.29%) ChangeMan
5 1 (14.29%) Customer Insight
5 1 (14.29%) SAS Data Integration Studio
5 1 (14.29%) SQL
5 1 (14.29%) ISPF
5 1 (14.29%) Degree
5 1 (14.29%) CA Endevor
5 1 (14.29%) SAS Enterprise Guide
5 1 (14.29%) JCL
5 1 (14.29%) Project Management
5 1 (14.29%) Data Warehouse
5 1 (14.29%) SAS
5 1 (14.29%) Business Intelligence

Mainframe
Top Related IT Skills in Chester by Category

For the 6 months to 25 July 2014, IT jobs across the Chester 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 1 (14.29%) SAS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (14.29%) Data Warehouse
1 1 (14.29%) SAS Enterprise Guide
1 1 (14.29%) SAS Data Integration Studio
Development Applications
1 1 (14.29%) ChangeMan
General
1 5 (71.43%) Banking
2 2 (28.57%) Finance
Job Titles
1 5 (71.43%) Tivoli Specialist
2 1 (14.29%) Analyst
2 1 (14.29%) Senior Consultant
2 1 (14.29%) Consultant
2 1 (14.29%) Operations Analyst
2 1 (14.29%) SAS Consultant
2 1 (14.29%) Senior SAS Consultant
2 1 (14.29%) FIX Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (14.29%) ISPF
Operating Systems
1 7 (100.00%) UNIX
2 6 (85.71%) AIX
3 5 (71.43%) Linux
3 5 (71.43%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (14.29%) Business Intelligence
1 1 (14.29%) Project Management
1 1 (14.29%) Stakeholder Management
1 1 (14.29%) Customer Insight
Programming Languages
1 1 (14.29%) SQL
1 1 (14.29%) JCL
Qualifications
1 1 (14.29%) Degree
System Software
1 5 (71.43%) Tivoli Workload Scheduler
Systems Management
1 5 (71.43%) Tivoli
2 1 (14.29%) CA Endevor