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 salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Mainframe over the 3 months to 24 January 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
24 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Mainframes
London / City of London
Rank 225 222 270
Rank change year-on-year
-3 +48
Permanent jobs citing Mainframe 7 37 47
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 0.14% 0.58% 0.46%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 0.28% 1.20% 1.04%
Number of salaries quoted 6 37 38
Median salary £77,500 £55,750 £55,600
Median salary % change year-on-year
+39.01% +0.26%
90% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £50,000 £50,000
10% offered a salary of more than £85,500 £67,000 £72,500
UK excluding London median salary £50,000 £43,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year
+16.27% -14.00%

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
2544 3074 4521
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 50.64% 48.05% 44.71%
Number of salaries quoted 2339 2718 3870
Median salary £60,000 £60,000 £55,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +9.09%
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%

Mainframe
Jobs Demand Trend in the City of London

The demand trend of job ads across the City of London region citing Mainframe as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in 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 24 January 2017.

Mainframe Salary Histogram in the City of London

Mainframe
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the City of London

For the 6 months to 24 January 2017, 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 City of London region with a requirement for Mainframe.

1 11 (47.83%) SQL
2 8 (34.78%) Change Management
2 8 (34.78%) Risk Management
2 8 (34.78%) Information Management
2 8 (34.78%) Test Scripting
2 8 (34.78%) Portfolio Management
2 8 (34.78%) SDLC
3 7 (30.43%) SQL Server
3 7 (30.43%) Java
4 6 (26.09%) Finance
5 4 (17.39%) REST
5 4 (17.39%) Force.com
5 4 (17.39%) Apex Code
5 4 (17.39%) SOAP
5 4 (17.39%) SOA
5 4 (17.39%) Salesforce.com
6 3 (13.04%) DB2
6 3 (13.04%) JavaScript
6 3 (13.04%) Banking
7 2 (8.70%) GitHub
7 2 (8.70%) AngularJS
7 2 (8.70%) Reference Data
7 2 (8.70%) Multicast
7 2 (8.70%) zSecure
7 2 (8.70%) Degree
7 2 (8.70%) Agile Software Development
7 2 (8.70%) Systems Analysis
7 2 (8.70%) Credit Risk
7 2 (8.70%) Hedge funds
7 2 (8.70%) RACF

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 2 (8.70%) CICS
2 1 (4.35%) Apache
2 1 (4.35%) IIS
2 1 (4.35%) Oracle Coherence
2 1 (4.35%) Oracle HTTP Server
2 1 (4.35%) Tomcat
2 1 (4.35%) WebSphere
Business Applications
1 1 (4.35%) RMDS
Cloud Services
1 4 (17.39%) Force.com
2 2 (8.70%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 2 (8.70%) Firewall
1 2 (8.70%) LAN
1 2 (8.70%) Multicast
1 2 (8.70%) WAN
2 1 (4.35%) FCoE
2 1 (4.35%) Fibre Channel
2 1 (4.35%) HTTP
2 1 (4.35%) NAS
2 1 (4.35%) Network Security
2 1 (4.35%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (30.43%) SQL Server
2 3 (13.04%) DB2
3 1 (4.35%) Hadoop
3 1 (4.35%) HBase
General
1 6 (26.09%) Finance
2 3 (13.04%) Banking
3 1 (4.35%) Japanese Language
Job Titles
1 8 (34.78%) Analyst
1 8 (34.78%) Business Systems Analyst
1 8 (34.78%) Systems Analyst
2 5 (21.74%) Developer
2 5 (21.74%) SQL Analyst
3 4 (17.39%) Architect
3 4 (17.39%) Lead Developer
3 4 (17.39%) Salesforce Developer
4 3 (13.04%) Junior
4 3 (13.04%) Junior Analyst
4 3 (13.04%) Junior Business Systems Analyst
4 3 (13.04%) Junior Systems Analyst
4 3 (13.04%) SQL Server Analyst
5 2 (8.70%) Business Support Analyst
5 2 (8.70%) Solutions Architect
5 2 (8.70%) SQL Support Analyst
5 2 (8.70%) Systems Support
5 2 (8.70%) Systems Support Analyst
6 1 (4.35%) Infrastructure Manager
6 1 (4.35%) Security Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (17.39%) REST
1 4 (17.39%) SOAP
2 2 (8.70%) AngularJS
3 1 (4.35%) HTML
3 1 (4.35%) Middleware
3 1 (4.35%) Rendezvous
3 1 (4.35%) Ultra Messaging
3 1 (4.35%) XML
3 1 (4.35%) XSLT
Miscellaneous
1 2 (8.70%) Credit Risk
1 2 (8.70%) Hedge funds
1 2 (8.70%) Reference Data
2 1 (4.35%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (4.35%) Computer Science
2 1 (4.35%) IBM Mainframe
2 1 (4.35%) Market Risk
Operating Systems
1 2 (8.70%) Linux
1 2 (8.70%) Solaris
1 2 (8.70%) Windows
1 2 (8.70%) zOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (34.78%) Change Management
1 8 (34.78%) Information Management
1 8 (34.78%) Portfolio Management
1 8 (34.78%) Risk Management
1 8 (34.78%) SDLC
1 8 (34.78%) Test Scripting
2 4 (17.39%) SOA
3 2 (8.70%) Agile Software Development
3 2 (8.70%) Information Security
3 2 (8.70%) Information Security Management
3 2 (8.70%) Security Management
3 2 (8.70%) Systems Analysis
3 2 (8.70%) Workflow
4 1 (4.35%) DevOps
4 1 (4.35%) Process Improvement
4 1 (4.35%) Software Engineering
4 1 (4.35%) Strategic Planning
4 1 (4.35%) Supplier Management
4 1 (4.35%) TDD
4 1 (4.35%) Technical Architecture
Programming Languages
1 11 (47.83%) SQL
2 7 (30.43%) Java
3 4 (17.39%) Apex Code
4 3 (13.04%) JavaScript
5 2 (8.70%) C#
5 2 (8.70%) Python
Qualifications
1 2 (8.70%) Degree
2 1 (4.35%) CISA
System Software
1 2 (8.70%) RACF
2 1 (4.35%) ACF2
2 1 (4.35%) NFS
2 1 (4.35%) Oracle RAC
2 1 (4.35%) SRDF
2 1 (4.35%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 2 (8.70%) zSecure
Vendors
1 4 (17.39%) Salesforce.com
2 2 (8.70%) Cisco
2 2 (8.70%) IBM
2 2 (8.70%) Oracle
2 2 (8.70%) Sybase
2 2 (8.70%) VMware
3 1 (4.35%) DataSynapse
3 1 (4.35%) EMC
3 1 (4.35%) Intel
3 1 (4.35%) NetApp
3 1 (4.35%) TIBCO
City, London
Premier IT
Salary: £75000.00 per annum
Posted: 9 hours ago
City, London
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £55,000 - £80,000 + extensive benefits package
Posted: 8 hours ago
City, London
Harris Global
Salary: From £70,000 to £75,000 per annum + bonus and benefits
Posted: 3 hours ago
City of London
Hays London City Cheapside
Salary: £65000.00 - £97000.00 per annum
Posted: 11 days ago