The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Mainframe in IT jobs advertised for the East Midlands region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Mainframe over the 3 months to 22 October 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
22 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Mainframes
Rank 156 166 146
Rank change year-on-year
+10 -20
Permanent jobs citing Mainframe 23 10 27
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East Midlands 0.63% 0.29% 0.89%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 1.81% 0.96% 2.46%
Number of salaries quoted 9 7 10
Average salary £44,000 £33,500 £36,250
Average salary % change year-on-year
+31.34% -7.58%
90% offered a salary of more than £33,000 £25,700 £24,215
10% offered a salary of more than £48,800 £35,800 £41,750
UK excluding London average salary £50,000 £47,000 £41,750
% change year-on-year
+6.38% +12.57%
Mainframe
England

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

Miscellaneous Category
East Midlands
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Miscellaneous category
1271 1043 1097
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East Midlands 35.08% 30.60% 36.00%
Number of salaries quoted 1030 895 936
Average salary £40,000 £37,500 £38,250
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.66% -1.96%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £24,523 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £57,500 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%

Mainframe
Jobs Demand Trend in the East Midlands

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

Mainframe Jobs Demand Trend in the East Midlands

Mainframe
Salary Trend in the East Midlands

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

Mainframe Salary Trend in the East Midlands

Mainframe
Salary Histogram in the East Midlands

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Mainframe across the East Midlands region over the 3 months to 22 October 2014.

Mainframe Salary Histogram in the East Midlands

Mainframe
Job Locations in the East Midlands

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Mainframe within the East Midlands region over the 3 months to 22 October 2014. 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
Nottinghamshire +13 14 £46,250 +44.53%
Leicestershire +19 7 £38,500 +4.05% 2
Derbyshire - 1 £47,000 -
Mainframe
England

Mainframe
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the East Midlands

For the 6 months to 22 October 2014, IT jobs across the East Midlands 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 17 (37.78%) Finance
2 16 (35.56%) Windows
3 15 (33.33%) ITIL
3 15 (33.33%) DB2
4 14 (31.11%) COBOL
4 14 (31.11%) Java
4 14 (31.11%) IBM
4 14 (31.11%) CICS
5 13 (28.89%) JCL
6 9 (20.00%) SQL
6 9 (20.00%) Linux
7 8 (17.78%) Analytical Skills
8 7 (15.56%) Incident Management
8 7 (15.56%) UNIX
8 7 (15.56%) zOS
9 6 (13.33%) Change Management
9 6 (13.33%) Business Analysis
9 6 (13.33%) WebSphere
9 6 (13.33%) Release Management
10 5 (11.11%) Windows Server 2008
10 5 (11.11%) Degree
10 5 (11.11%) CA Endevor
10 5 (11.11%) IBM Mainframe
10 5 (11.11%) Performance Tuning
10 5 (11.11%) Service Management
10 5 (11.11%) Disaster Recovery
10 5 (11.11%) Workflow
10 5 (11.11%) Stakeholder Management
10 5 (11.11%) Agile Software Development
10 5 (11.11%) Banking

Mainframe
Top Related IT Skills in the East Midlands by Category

For the 6 months to 22 October 2014, IT jobs across the East Midlands 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 14 (31.11%) CICS
2 6 (13.33%) WebSphere
3 2 (4.44%) SharePoint
4 1 (2.22%) Apache Solr
4 1 (2.22%) Exchange Server 2013
4 1 (2.22%) OpenStack
4 1 (2.22%) WebLogic
4 1 (2.22%) IIS
4 1 (2.22%) Tomcat
Applications
1 2 (4.44%) MS Office
2 1 (2.22%) MS Visio
2 1 (2.22%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (2.22%) Summit
Cloud Services
1 1 (2.22%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 3 (6.67%) Internet
2 2 (4.44%) TCP/IP
3 1 (2.22%) NAS
3 1 (2.22%) SMS
3 1 (2.22%) HTTP
3 1 (2.22%) SSL
3 1 (2.22%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 15 (33.33%) DB2
2 5 (11.11%) Adabas
3 3 (6.67%) SQL Server
4 2 (4.44%) Data Warehouse
4 2 (4.44%) OLAP
4 2 (4.44%) Relational Database
5 1 (2.22%) Couchbase
5 1 (2.22%) InterSystems Cache
5 1 (2.22%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 2 (4.44%) ERwin
1 2 (4.44%) Maven
1 2 (4.44%) ChangeMan
2 1 (2.22%) Team Foundation Server
2 1 (2.22%) NetBeans
2 1 (2.22%) Subversion
2 1 (2.22%) JUnit
General
1 17 (37.78%) Finance
2 5 (11.11%) Banking
2 5 (11.11%) Retail
3 2 (4.44%) Financial Institution
3 2 (4.44%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 15 (33.33%) Analyst
2 7 (15.56%) Developer
3 4 (8.89%) Release Analyst
3 4 (8.89%) Programmer
4 3 (6.67%) Software Manager
4 3 (6.67%) Service Analyst
4 3 (6.67%) Configuration Manager
4 3 (6.67%) Senior Business Analyst
4 3 (6.67%) DBA
4 3 (6.67%) Business Analyst
4 3 (6.67%) Senior Analyst
4 3 (6.67%) Service Desk Analyst
4 3 (6.67%) COBOL Programmer
4 3 (6.67%) COBOL Developer
4 3 (6.67%) DB2 DBA
4 3 (6.67%) Software Configuration Manager
5 2 (4.44%) Mainframe Developer
5 2 (4.44%) Java Developer
5 2 (4.44%) Financial Business Analyst
5 2 (4.44%) Service Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (11.11%) Middleware
2 4 (8.89%) ISPF
3 3 (6.67%) HTML
3 3 (6.67%) Web Services
3 3 (6.67%) XML
4 2 (4.44%) .NET
5 1 (2.22%) RESTful
5 1 (2.22%) Ajax
5 1 (2.22%) JSON
5 1 (2.22%) Twitter Bootstrap
5 1 (2.22%) HTML5
5 1 (2.22%) OSGi
5 1 (2.22%) CSS3
5 1 (2.22%) Lucene
5 1 (2.22%) Spring
5 1 (2.22%) ActiveMQ
5 1 (2.22%) CSS
5 1 (2.22%) J2EE
5 1 (2.22%) Java RMI
5 1 (2.22%) Swing
Miscellaneous
1 8 (17.78%) Analytical Skills
2 5 (11.11%) IBM Mainframe
3 4 (8.89%) VSAM
4 2 (4.44%) Management Information System
4 2 (4.44%) Computer Science
4 2 (4.44%) Credit Risk
5 1 (2.22%) Open Source
5 1 (2.22%) Client/Server
5 1 (2.22%) HACMP
Operating Systems
1 16 (35.56%) Windows
2 9 (20.00%) Linux
3 7 (15.56%) UNIX
3 7 (15.56%) zOS
4 5 (11.11%) Windows Server 2008
4 5 (11.11%) Windows Server 2003
5 1 (2.22%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 1 (2.22%) AIX
5 1 (2.22%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 15 (33.33%) ITIL
2 7 (15.56%) Incident Management
3 6 (13.33%) Change Management
3 6 (13.33%) Business Analysis
3 6 (13.33%) Release Management
4 5 (11.11%) Performance Tuning
4 5 (11.11%) Service Management
4 5 (11.11%) Disaster Recovery
4 5 (11.11%) Workflow
4 5 (11.11%) Stakeholder Management
4 5 (11.11%) Agile Software Development
5 4 (8.89%) Performance Monitoring
5 4 (8.89%) Performance Management
5 4 (8.89%) Problem Management
6 3 (6.67%) Requirements Engineering
6 3 (6.67%) Continuous Improvement
6 3 (6.67%) Coaching
6 3 (6.67%) BPR
6 3 (6.67%) Business Continuity
6 3 (6.67%) OO
Programming Languages
1 14 (31.11%) COBOL
1 14 (31.11%) Java
2 13 (28.89%) JCL
3 9 (20.00%) SQL
4 4 (8.89%) C++
5 3 (6.67%) NATURAL
5 3 (6.67%) REXX
6 1 (2.22%) C
Qualifications
1 5 (11.11%) Degree
2 3 (6.67%) ITIL Certification
3 1 (2.22%) ISEB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (11.11%) SLA
2 2 (4.44%) QA
System Software
1 2 (4.44%) RACF
1 2 (4.44%) Microsoft Virtual Server
2 1 (2.22%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (2.22%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 5 (11.11%) CA Endevor
2 2 (4.44%) MAINVIEW
3 1 (2.22%) HP Quality Center
3 1 (2.22%) Opscode Chef
3 1 (2.22%) Puppet
3 1 (2.22%) Tivoli
Vendors
1 14 (31.11%) IBM
2 4 (8.89%) Microsoft
2 4 (8.89%) Oracle
3 3 (6.67%) HP
3 3 (6.67%) CA
4 2 (4.44%) BMC
4 2 (4.44%) VMware
5 1 (2.22%) Splunk
5 1 (2.22%) Computacenter
5 1 (2.22%) Business Objects
5 1 (2.22%) SAP
5 1 (2.22%) Cisco
5 1 (2.22%) EMC
5 1 (2.22%) Citrix
5 1 (2.22%) Cognizant
5 1 (2.22%) NetApp
5 1 (2.22%) McAfee
Leicester
Ampersand Consulting
Salary: £42000 - £46000 per annum + bonus + benefits + OT
Posted: 13 days ago