The table below looks at the prevalence of the term IBM Mainframe in IT jobs advertised for the City of London region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited IBM Mainframe over the 3 months to 20 January 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
20 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
IBM Mainframe
London / City of London
Rank - 232 315
Permanent jobs citing IBM Mainframe 0 19 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London - 0.29% 0.020%
As % of the Miscellaneous category - 0.61% 0.044%
Number of salaries quoted 0 19 2
Median salary - £57,500 £65,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
- -11.53%
UK excluding London median salary £52,500 £42,500 £50,000
% change year-on-year
+23.52% -15.00%

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

Miscellaneous Category
City of London
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Miscellaneous category
2526 3092 4569
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 50.32% 47.83% 44.63%
Number of salaries quoted 2320 2725 3921
Median salary £60,000 £60,000 £55,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +8.10%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £38,000 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £97,500 £80,000 £90,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +6.25%

IBM Mainframe
Jobs Demand Trend in the City of London

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

IBM Mainframe Jobs Demand Trend in the City of London

IBM Mainframe
Salary Trend in the City of London

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

IBM Mainframe Salary Trend in the City of London

IBM Mainframe
Top 9 Related IT Skills in the City of London

For the 6 months to 20 January 2017, IT jobs citing IBM 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 City of London region with a requirement for IBM Mainframe.

1 1 (100.00%) DB2
1 1 (100.00%) IBM
1 1 (100.00%) CICS
1 1 (100.00%) zOS
1 1 (100.00%) RACF
1 1 (100.00%) Mainframe
1 1 (100.00%) Banking
1 1 (100.00%) ACF2
1 1 (100.00%) zSecure

IBM Mainframe
Top Related IT Skills in the City of London 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 (100.00%) CICS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (100.00%) DB2
General
1 1 (100.00%) Banking
Job Titles
1 1 (100.00%) Lead Programmer
1 1 (100.00%) Programmer
1 1 (100.00%) RACF Programmer
1 1 (100.00%) Systems Programmer
1 1 (100.00%) z/OS Systems Programmer
Miscellaneous
1 1 (100.00%) Mainframe
Operating Systems
1 1 (100.00%) zOS
System Software
1 1 (100.00%) ACF2
1 1 (100.00%) RACF
Systems Management
1 1 (100.00%) zSecure
Vendors
1 1 (100.00%) IBM