The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Mainframe in IT jobs advertised for the Dorset region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Mainframe over the 3 months to 21 April 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
21 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Mainframes
Rank 83 56 62
Rank change year-on-year
-27 +6
Permanent jobs citing Mainframe 1 8 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Dorset 0.14% 1.38% 0.19%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 0.39% 3.49% 0.78%
Number of salaries quoted 0 4 1
Average salary - £58,750 £52,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +11.90%
UK excluding London average salary £50,000 £45,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year
+11.11% -
Mainframe
South West

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

Miscellaneous Category
Dorset
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Miscellaneous category
258 229 129
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Dorset 35.54% 39.55% 24.62%
Number of salaries quoted 204 183 111
Average salary £35,000 £35,000 £35,000
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £27,500 £23,050
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £55,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,000
% change year-on-year
- +5.26%

Mainframe
Jobs Demand Trend in Dorset

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

Mainframe Jobs Demand Trend in Dorset

Mainframe
Salary Trend in Dorset

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

Mainframe Salary Trend in Dorset

Mainframe
Job Locations in Dorset

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Mainframe within the Dorset region over the 3 months to 21 April 2015. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
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statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Bournemouth -27 1 - -
Mainframe
South West

Mainframe
Top 22 Related IT Skills in Dorset

For the 6 months to 21 April 2015, IT jobs across the Dorset 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 3 (75.00%) ITIL
1 3 (75.00%) Incident Management
1 3 (75.00%) CMDB
1 3 (75.00%) Problem Management
1 3 (75.00%) Root Cause Analysis
2 2 (50.00%) ServiceCenter
2 2 (50.00%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (50.00%) Peregrine
2 2 (50.00%) Sun
2 2 (50.00%) Service Management
2 2 (50.00%) Management Information System
2 2 (50.00%) Finance
3 1 (25.00%) Banking
3 1 (25.00%) Investment Banking
3 1 (25.00%) Financial Institution
3 1 (25.00%) Cognizant
3 1 (25.00%) NATURAL
3 1 (25.00%) JCL
3 1 (25.00%) Adabas
3 1 (25.00%) COBOL
3 1 (25.00%) DB2
3 1 (25.00%) Coaching

Mainframe
Top Related IT Skills in Dorset by Category

For the 6 months to 21 April 2015, IT jobs across the Dorset 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.

Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (25.00%) DB2
1 1 (25.00%) Adabas
General
1 2 (50.00%) Finance
2 1 (25.00%) Banking
2 1 (25.00%) Investment Banking
2 1 (25.00%) Financial Institution
Job Titles
1 2 (50.00%) Team Leader
1 2 (50.00%) Support Team Leader
1 2 (50.00%) Operations Team Leader
2 1 (25.00%) Adabas Natural Developer
2 1 (25.00%) Natural/Adabas Developer
2 1 (25.00%) Developer
Miscellaneous
1 3 (75.00%) CMDB
2 2 (50.00%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (50.00%) Management Information System
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (75.00%) Incident Management
1 3 (75.00%) Problem Management
1 3 (75.00%) Root Cause Analysis
1 3 (75.00%) ITIL
2 2 (50.00%) Service Management
3 1 (25.00%) Coaching
Programming Languages
1 1 (25.00%) COBOL
1 1 (25.00%) NATURAL
1 1 (25.00%) JCL
Systems Management
1 2 (50.00%) ServiceCenter
Vendors
1 2 (50.00%) Sun
1 2 (50.00%) Peregrine
2 1 (25.00%) Cognizant