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 23 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
23 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Mainframes
Rank 154 154 140
Rank change year-on-year
0 -14
Permanent jobs citing Mainframe 24 11 37
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East Midlands 0.66% 0.34% 1.10%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 1.96% 1.07% 3.06%
Number of salaries quoted 10 9 18
Average salary £40,650 £33,500 £33,750
Average salary % change year-on-year
+21.34% -0.74%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,750 £29,400 £23,945
10% offered a salary of more than £48,650 £45,300 £42,000
UK excluding London average salary £50,000 £50,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
- +17.64%
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
1227 1024 1209
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East Midlands 33.56% 31.62% 36.05%
Number of salaries quoted 983 873 1020
Average salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.66% -
90% offered a salary of more than £22,900 £24,500 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £55,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%

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 23 September 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 23 September 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 +5 11 £45,500 +45.60%
Leicestershire +16 9 £33,000 -10.81% 1
Northamptonshire -23 2 £45,000 -37.93%
Derbyshire - 1 £47,000 -
Mainframe
England

Mainframe
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the East Midlands

For the 6 months to 23 September 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 (41.46%) ITIL
1 17 (41.46%) Finance
2 16 (39.02%) IBM
3 14 (34.15%) Windows
4 13 (31.71%) JCL
5 12 (29.27%) COBOL
5 12 (29.27%) DB2
6 11 (26.83%) CICS
7 9 (21.95%) Java
8 8 (19.51%) Linux
9 7 (17.07%) UNIX
9 7 (17.07%) SQL
9 7 (17.07%) zOS
9 7 (17.07%) Incident Management
10 6 (14.63%) Business Analysis
10 6 (14.63%) WebSphere
10 6 (14.63%) Change Management
10 6 (14.63%) IBM Mainframe
10 6 (14.63%) Analytical Skills
11 5 (12.20%) Release Management
11 5 (12.20%) CA Endevor
11 5 (12.20%) Windows Server 2008
11 5 (12.20%) Disaster Recovery
11 5 (12.20%) Service Management
11 5 (12.20%) Stakeholder Management
11 5 (12.20%) Workflow
11 5 (12.20%) Middleware
11 5 (12.20%) VSAM
11 5 (12.20%) Banking
11 5 (12.20%) Windows Server 2003

Mainframe
Top Related IT Skills in the East Midlands by Category

For the 6 months to 23 September 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 11 (26.83%) CICS
2 6 (14.63%) WebSphere
3 1 (2.44%) OpenStack
3 1 (2.44%) Exchange Server 2013
3 1 (2.44%) WebLogic
3 1 (2.44%) SharePoint
Applications
1 3 (7.32%) MS Office
2 2 (4.88%) MS Excel
3 1 (2.44%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 1 (2.44%) Summit
Communications & Networking
1 3 (7.32%) Internet
2 2 (4.88%) TCP/IP
3 1 (2.44%) SSL
3 1 (2.44%) SAN
3 1 (2.44%) NAS
3 1 (2.44%) SMS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 12 (29.27%) DB2
2 5 (12.20%) Adabas
3 2 (4.88%) OLAP
3 2 (4.88%) Data Warehouse
4 1 (2.44%) DataStage
4 1 (2.44%) IBM InfoSphere
4 1 (2.44%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 2 (4.88%) ERwin
1 2 (4.88%) ChangeMan
2 1 (2.44%) Subversion
2 1 (2.44%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 17 (41.46%) Finance
2 5 (12.20%) Banking
3 3 (7.32%) Retail
4 2 (4.88%) Marketing
4 2 (4.88%) Financial Institution
Job Titles
1 16 (39.02%) Analyst
2 5 (12.20%) Developer
3 4 (9.76%) Programmer
3 4 (9.76%) Release Analyst
4 3 (7.32%) Service Manager
4 3 (7.32%) Senior Business Analyst
4 3 (7.32%) Senior Analyst
4 3 (7.32%) Service Desk Analyst
4 3 (7.32%) COBOL Programmer
4 3 (7.32%) Service Analyst
4 3 (7.32%) Business Analyst
4 3 (7.32%) COBOL Developer
5 2 (4.88%) Service Desk Manager
5 2 (4.88%) Mainframe Developer
5 2 (4.88%) Software Configuration Manager
5 2 (4.88%) Web Tester
5 2 (4.88%) Software Manager
5 2 (4.88%) Financial Services Business Analyst
5 2 (4.88%) Configuration and Release Manager
5 2 (4.88%) Tester
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (12.20%) Middleware
2 4 (9.76%) ISPF
3 1 (2.44%) HTML
3 1 (2.44%) .NET
3 1 (2.44%) J2EE
3 1 (2.44%) Web Services
3 1 (2.44%) XML
3 1 (2.44%) WebSphere MQ
Miscellaneous
1 6 (14.63%) IBM Mainframe
1 6 (14.63%) Analytical Skills
2 5 (12.20%) VSAM
3 3 (7.32%) Management Information System
4 2 (4.88%) Computer Science
4 2 (4.88%) Credit Risk
5 1 (2.44%) Client/Server
5 1 (2.44%) HACMP
Operating Systems
1 14 (34.15%) Windows
2 8 (19.51%) Linux
3 7 (17.07%) zOS
3 7 (17.07%) UNIX
4 5 (12.20%) Windows Server 2003
4 5 (12.20%) Windows Server 2008
5 1 (2.44%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 1 (2.44%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 17 (41.46%) ITIL
2 7 (17.07%) Incident Management
3 6 (14.63%) Business Analysis
3 6 (14.63%) Change Management
4 5 (12.20%) Disaster Recovery
4 5 (12.20%) Workflow
4 5 (12.20%) Stakeholder Management
4 5 (12.20%) Service Management
4 5 (12.20%) Release Management
5 4 (9.76%) Problem Management
5 4 (9.76%) Business Continuity
5 4 (9.76%) Coaching
6 3 (7.32%) Performance Tuning
6 3 (7.32%) Performance Monitoring
6 3 (7.32%) OO
6 3 (7.32%) BPR
6 3 (7.32%) Agile Software Development
6 3 (7.32%) Performance Management
6 3 (7.32%) Requirements Engineering
7 2 (4.88%) Kanban
Programming Languages
1 13 (31.71%) JCL
2 12 (29.27%) COBOL
3 9 (21.95%) Java
4 7 (17.07%) SQL
5 4 (9.76%) C++
6 3 (7.32%) REXX
6 3 (7.32%) NATURAL
7 1 (2.44%) C
Qualifications
1 4 (9.76%) ITIL Certification
1 4 (9.76%) Degree
2 1 (2.44%) CCNA
2 1 (2.44%) ISEB
2 1 (2.44%) Cisco Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (12.20%) SLA
2 2 (4.88%) QA
System Software
1 2 (4.88%) RACF
1 2 (4.88%) Microsoft Virtual Server
2 1 (2.44%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (2.44%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 5 (12.20%) CA Endevor
2 2 (4.88%) MAINVIEW
3 1 (2.44%) Tivoli
3 1 (2.44%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 16 (39.02%) IBM
2 5 (12.20%) Microsoft
3 3 (7.32%) CA
4 2 (4.88%) VMware
4 2 (4.88%) Cisco
4 2 (4.88%) HP
4 2 (4.88%) Oracle
4 2 (4.88%) BMC
5 1 (2.44%) Cognizant
5 1 (2.44%) Business Objects
5 1 (2.44%) SAP
5 1 (2.44%) EMC
5 1 (2.44%) Computacenter
5 1 (2.44%) SolarWinds
5 1 (2.44%) NetApp
5 1 (2.44%) McAfee
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