The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Mainframe in IT jobs advertised for the City of London region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Mainframe over the 3 months to 3 July 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
3 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Mainframes
Rank 282 293 300
Rank change year-on-year
+11 +7
Permanent jobs citing Mainframe 26 50 31
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 0.25% 0.40% 0.26%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 0.58% 0.87% 0.52%
Number of salaries quoted 20 42 23
Average salary £57,500 £60,000 £70,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-4.16% -14.28%
90% offered a salary of more than £52,250 £47,500 £50,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £84,500 £85,000
UK excluding London average salary £47,500 £46,250 £46,250
% change year-on-year
+2.70% -
Mainframe
London

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
4482 5772 6015
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 43.24% 45.62% 49.76%
Number of salaries quoted 3694 4763 5161
Average salary £57,500 £57,500 £57,500
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £34,750 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £85,000 £85,000 £82,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

Mainframe
Jobs Demand Trend in the City of London

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

Mainframe Jobs Demand Trend in the City of London

Mainframe
Salary Trend in the City of London

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

Mainframe Salary Trend in the City of London

Mainframe
Salary Histogram in the City of London

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Mainframe across the City of London region over the 3 months to 3 July 2015.

Mainframe Salary Histogram in the City of London

Mainframe
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the City of London

For the 6 months to 3 July 2015, IT jobs across the City of London 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 47 (64.38%) Banking
2 44 (60.27%) CICS
3 41 (56.16%) DB2
4 32 (43.84%) Finance
5 31 (42.47%) COBOL
6 26 (35.62%) SOA
7 22 (30.14%) SWIFT
8 19 (26.03%) SDLC
9 15 (20.55%) UNIX
10 14 (19.18%) Java
10 14 (19.18%) Oracle
10 14 (19.18%) Retail
11 10 (13.70%) zOS
11 10 (13.70%) Logistics
11 10 (13.70%) Change Management
11 10 (13.70%) Financial Institution
12 9 (12.33%) Management Information System
12 9 (12.33%) RACF
12 9 (12.33%) Project Management
13 8 (10.96%) .NET
13 8 (10.96%) Web Services
13 8 (10.96%) ETL
14 7 (9.59%) Agile Software Development
14 7 (9.59%) Stakeholder Management
14 7 (9.59%) SQL
14 7 (9.59%) .NET Framework
15 6 (8.22%) Marketing
15 6 (8.22%) Project Planning
15 6 (8.22%) Load Balancing
15 6 (8.22%) Release Management

Mainframe
Top Related IT Skills in the City of London by Category

For the 6 months to 3 July 2015, IT jobs across the City of London 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 44 (60.27%) CICS
2 6 (8.22%) FileNet
2 6 (8.22%) MQSeries
2 6 (8.22%) Documentum
Applications
1 1 (1.37%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 5 (6.85%) Oracle EBS
1 5 (6.85%) Hyperion Enterprise
2 3 (4.11%) Oracle EBS R12
2 3 (4.11%) Oracle Applications
Cloud Services
1 1 (1.37%) Force.com
Communications & Networking
1 6 (8.22%) FTP
2 4 (5.48%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 41 (56.16%) DB2
2 3 (4.11%) Oracle Database
3 2 (2.74%) Oracle ODI
3 2 (2.74%) Oracle BI EE
4 1 (1.37%) Hazelcast
4 1 (1.37%) Data Warehouse
Development Applications
1 5 (6.85%) PROIV
General
1 47 (64.38%) Banking
2 32 (43.84%) Finance
3 14 (19.18%) Retail
4 10 (13.70%) Financial Institution
5 6 (8.22%) Marketing
6 5 (6.85%) Private Banking
7 2 (2.74%) Investment Banking
8 1 (1.37%) Front Office
8 1 (1.37%) Telecoms
8 1 (1.37%) Aerospace
8 1 (1.37%) Automotive
8 1 (1.37%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 18 (24.66%) Solutions Designer
1 18 (24.66%) Designer
2 13 (17.81%) Analyst
3 11 (15.07%) Architect
4 9 (12.33%) Programmer
4 9 (12.33%) Solutions Architect
4 9 (12.33%) Senior Analyst
5 8 (10.96%) Lead Designer
5 8 (10.96%) Senior Programmer
6 6 (8.22%) Consultant
7 5 (6.85%) Developer
8 3 (4.11%) DBA
8 3 (4.11%) Oracle DBA
9 2 (2.74%) Oracle Developer
9 2 (2.74%) Analyst Developer
9 2 (2.74%) Systems Developer
9 2 (2.74%) Senior IT Auditor
9 2 (2.74%) E-Business Analyst
9 2 (2.74%) Business Analyst
9 2 (2.74%) Business Systems Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (10.96%) Web Services
1 8 (10.96%) .NET
2 7 (9.59%) .NET Framework
3 6 (8.22%) J2EE
3 6 (8.22%) WSDL
3 6 (8.22%) XML
3 6 (8.22%) XSD
4 3 (4.11%) Spring
5 2 (2.74%) JMS
5 2 (2.74%) Hibernate
6 1 (1.37%) SOAP
6 1 (1.37%) HTML
6 1 (1.37%) Java EE
6 1 (1.37%) Apache Flex
6 1 (1.37%) OAuth
6 1 (1.37%) REST
Miscellaneous
1 22 (30.14%) SWIFT
2 9 (12.33%) Management Information System
3 4 (5.48%) Client/Server
3 4 (5.48%) IBM Mainframe
4 3 (4.11%) Analytical Skills
5 2 (2.74%) Data Extraction
6 1 (1.37%) iSeries
6 1 (1.37%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
6 1 (1.37%) AS400
6 1 (1.37%) VSAM
6 1 (1.37%) PKI
6 1 (1.37%) Derivative
6 1 (1.37%) Equity Derivative
6 1 (1.37%) Computer Science
6 1 (1.37%) Enterprise Software
Operating Systems
1 15 (20.55%) UNIX
2 10 (13.70%) zOS
3 6 (8.22%) Linux
4 3 (4.11%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 3 (4.11%) Windows
5 1 (1.37%) MVS
Processes & Methodologies
1 26 (35.62%) SOA
2 19 (26.03%) SDLC
3 10 (13.70%) Change Management
3 10 (13.70%) Logistics
4 9 (12.33%) Project Management
5 8 (10.96%) ETL
6 7 (9.59%) Stakeholder Management
6 7 (9.59%) Agile Software Development
7 6 (8.22%) Continuous Integration
7 6 (8.22%) Performance Management
7 6 (8.22%) Capacity Planning
7 6 (8.22%) Performance Tuning
7 6 (8.22%) Asset Management
7 6 (8.22%) Project Planning
7 6 (8.22%) Load Balancing
7 6 (8.22%) Release Management
7 6 (8.22%) Business Intelligence
7 6 (8.22%) B2B
7 6 (8.22%) UML
7 6 (8.22%) OOA/OOD
Programming Languages
1 31 (42.47%) COBOL
2 14 (19.18%) Java
3 7 (9.59%) SQL
4 5 (6.85%) PL/SQL
5 3 (4.11%) Shell Script
6 2 (2.74%) Korn
6 2 (2.74%) Bash Shell
7 1 (1.37%) PowerShell
7 1 (1.37%) Apex Code
7 1 (1.37%) Ruby
7 1 (1.37%) C#
7 1 (1.37%) VB.NET
7 1 (1.37%) VBA
7 1 (1.37%) Assembly Language
7 1 (1.37%) JavaScript
7 1 (1.37%) Perl
Qualifications
1 2 (2.74%) PMP
1 2 (2.74%) PMI Certification
1 2 (2.74%) CISA
1 2 (2.74%) QiCA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (2.74%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 2 (2.74%) COBIT
System Software
1 9 (12.33%) RACF
2 4 (5.48%) ACF2
3 1 (1.37%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (1.37%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 1 (1.37%) Nagios
Vendors
1 14 (19.18%) Oracle
2 6 (8.22%) IBM
2 6 (8.22%) Pega
3 5 (6.85%) Hyperion
4 3 (4.11%) Red Hat
5 2 (2.74%) Microsoft
6 1 (1.37%) CA
6 1 (1.37%) Lumension
6 1 (1.37%) Apigee
6 1 (1.37%) Salesforce.com
6 1 (1.37%) Reuters
6 1 (1.37%) Bloomberg
6 1 (1.37%) Symantec
6 1 (1.37%) Remedy
6 1 (1.37%) McAfee
6 1 (1.37%) TOWER Software
6 1 (1.37%) VMware
City of London
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Salary: £45000.00 - £47000.00 per annum + package
Posted: 15 days ago