The first table below looks at the prevalence of the term Mainframe in IT jobs advertised for the East of England region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Mainframe over the 3 months to 1 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all terms in our Miscellaneous category for the East of England region.

Location
3 months to
1 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Mainframes
Rank 242 232 254
Rank change year-on-year
-10 +22
Permanent jobs citing Mainframe 18 13 14
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East of England 0.23% 0.17% 0.16%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 0.77% 0.58% 0.53%
Number of salaries quoted 9 11 10
Average salary £55,000 £104,000 £43,750
Average salary % change year-on-year
-47.11% +137.71%
90% offered a salary of more than £19,800 £30,629 £37,150
10% offered a salary of more than £58,000 £104,000 £86,500
UK excluding London average salary £47,500 £47,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year
- +11.76%
Miscellaneous Category
East of England
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Miscellaneous category
2327 2224 2635
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East of England 29.27% 29.10% 30.89%
Number of salaries quoted 1849 1863 2160
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £25,000 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £55,000 £62,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%
Mainframe
England

Mainframe
Jobs Demand Trend in the East of England

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

Mainframe Jobs Demand Trend in the East of England

Mainframe
Salary Trend in the East of England

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

Mainframe Salary Trend in the East of England

Mainframe
Salary Histogram in the East of England

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Mainframe across the East of England region over the 3 months to 1 August 2014.

Mainframe Salary Histogram in the East of England

Mainframe
Job Locations in the East of England

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Mainframe within the East of England region over the 3 months to 1 August 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
(Use links below to see detailed
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
Norfolk - 7 £55,000 -
Bedfordshire - 4 £20,000 -
Essex +4 3 - - 1
Cambridgeshire +7 2 £70,000 +134.82%
Hertfordshire -26 2 £50,000 -51.92% 1
Mainframe
England

Mainframe
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the East of England

For the 6 months to 1 August 2014, IT jobs across the East of England 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 11 (36.67%) Finance
2 10 (33.33%) ITIL
3 8 (26.67%) Service Delivery
3 8 (26.67%) SQL
4 6 (20.00%) MS Excel
4 6 (20.00%) Project Management
4 6 (20.00%) Degree
5 5 (16.67%) Waterfall
5 5 (16.67%) Change Management
5 5 (16.67%) Unisys
5 5 (16.67%) Microsoft
5 5 (16.67%) ITIL Certification
5 5 (16.67%) T-SQL
5 5 (16.67%) SQL Server
5 5 (16.67%) Crystal Reports
5 5 (16.67%) UML
6 4 (13.33%) E-Commerce
6 4 (13.33%) MS Office
6 4 (13.33%) Web Services
6 4 (13.33%) .NET
6 4 (13.33%) Oracle
6 4 (13.33%) C#
6 4 (13.33%) Enterprise Architecture
6 4 (13.33%) Marketing
6 4 (13.33%) Project Planning
6 4 (13.33%) HP
6 4 (13.33%) Performance Management
7 3 (10.00%) ITIL V3
7 3 (10.00%) Relational Database
7 3 (10.00%) IBM

Mainframe
Top Related IT Skills in the East of England by Category

For the 6 months to 1 August 2014, IT jobs across the East of England 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 1 (3.33%) SharePoint Server
1 1 (3.33%) SharePoint
1 1 (3.33%) BizTalk Server
1 1 (3.33%) OpenROAD
Applications
1 6 (20.00%) MS Excel
2 4 (13.33%) MS Office
3 1 (3.33%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 2 (6.67%) BASE24
Communications & Networking
1 2 (6.67%) FTP
1 2 (6.67%) Structured Cabling
2 1 (3.33%) Cisco IOS
2 1 (3.33%) OpenVPN
2 1 (3.33%) DMVPN
2 1 (3.33%) HSRP
2 1 (3.33%) Multicast
2 1 (3.33%) Wi-Fi
2 1 (3.33%) Wireless
2 1 (3.33%) Frame Relay
2 1 (3.33%) IPsec
2 1 (3.33%) SSH
2 1 (3.33%) Fast Ethernet
2 1 (3.33%) Gigabit Ethernet
2 1 (3.33%) VLAN
2 1 (3.33%) HTTP
2 1 (3.33%) IPX
2 1 (3.33%) PPP
2 1 (3.33%) SNMP
2 1 (3.33%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (16.67%) SQL Server
1 5 (16.67%) Crystal Reports
2 3 (10.00%) Relational Database
3 1 (3.33%) NonStop SQL
3 1 (3.33%) DTS
3 1 (3.33%) Ingres
General
1 11 (36.67%) Finance
2 4 (13.33%) Marketing
3 3 (10.00%) Manufacturing
4 2 (6.67%) Telecoms
5 1 (3.33%) Financial Institution
Job Titles
1 9 (30.00%) Analyst
2 5 (16.67%) Developer
2 5 (16.67%) Programmer
2 5 (16.67%) Senior Programmer
3 4 (13.33%) IT Services Manager
3 4 (13.33%) Senior Analyst Programmer
3 4 (13.33%) Senior Analyst
3 4 (13.33%) Services Delivery Manager
3 4 (13.33%) Service Manager
3 4 (13.33%) Technical Manager
3 4 (13.33%) Delivery Manager
3 4 (13.33%) Technical Services Manager
3 4 (13.33%) IT Services Delivery Manager
3 4 (13.33%) Analyst Programmer
3 4 (13.33%) Technical Delivery Manager
4 3 (10.00%) Computer Operator
4 3 (10.00%) Relationships Manager
4 3 (10.00%) Analyst Developer
4 3 (10.00%) Trainee
5 2 (6.67%) Infrastructure Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (13.33%) Web Services
1 4 (13.33%) .NET
2 3 (10.00%) XML
2 3 (10.00%) XSD
2 3 (10.00%) ASP.NET
3 1 (3.33%) WCF
3 1 (3.33%) LINQ
3 1 (3.33%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
3 1 (3.33%) Middleware
3 1 (3.33%) SOAP
3 1 (3.33%) ODBC
Miscellaneous
1 2 (6.67%) IBM Mainframe
2 1 (3.33%) Enterprise Software
2 1 (3.33%) AS400
2 1 (3.33%) Replication
2 1 (3.33%) PKI
Operating Systems
1 3 (10.00%) UNIX
1 3 (10.00%) Windows
2 2 (6.67%) Solaris
2 2 (6.67%) Linux
3 1 (3.33%) Windows 7
3 1 (3.33%) MVS
3 1 (3.33%) AIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (33.33%) ITIL
2 8 (26.67%) Service Delivery
3 6 (20.00%) Project Management
4 5 (16.67%) Waterfall
4 5 (16.67%) Change Management
4 5 (16.67%) UML
5 4 (13.33%) E-Commerce
5 4 (13.33%) Enterprise Architecture
5 4 (13.33%) Project Planning
5 4 (13.33%) Performance Management
6 3 (10.00%) ITIL V3
6 3 (10.00%) MVC
6 3 (10.00%) Stakeholder Management
6 3 (10.00%) OOD
6 3 (10.00%) OO
7 2 (6.67%) Data Analysis
7 2 (6.67%) Identity Management
7 2 (6.67%) Resource Management
8 1 (3.33%) Time Management
8 1 (3.33%) Budget Control
Programming Languages
1 8 (26.67%) SQL
2 5 (16.67%) T-SQL
3 4 (13.33%) C#
4 3 (10.00%) Java
5 1 (3.33%) LINC
5 1 (3.33%) Shell Script
5 1 (3.33%) C
5 1 (3.33%) COBOL
Qualifications
1 6 (20.00%) Degree
2 5 (16.67%) ITIL Certification
3 1 (3.33%) EnCE
3 1 (3.33%) CISSP
3 1 (3.33%) Cisco Certification
3 1 (3.33%) GIAC
3 1 (3.33%) CCNP
3 1 (3.33%) CCNA
System Software
1 2 (6.67%) Active Directory
2 1 (3.33%) ACF2
2 1 (3.33%) ISA Server
Systems Management
1 2 (6.67%) EMC NetWorker
2 1 (3.33%) SolarWinds Orion
2 1 (3.33%) OpenView
2 1 (3.33%) CiscoWorks
2 1 (3.33%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
2 1 (3.33%) Tivoli
2 1 (3.33%) Tivoli Identity Manager
Vendors
1 5 (16.67%) Unisys
1 5 (16.67%) Microsoft
2 4 (13.33%) Oracle
2 4 (13.33%) HP
3 3 (10.00%) IBM
4 1 (3.33%) SolarWinds
4 1 (3.33%) Aruba
4 1 (3.33%) Splunk
4 1 (3.33%) ArcSight
4 1 (3.33%) Twitter
4 1 (3.33%) EMC
4 1 (3.33%) Citrix
4 1 (3.33%) VMware
4 1 (3.33%) ICL
4 1 (3.33%) Cisco
4 1 (3.33%) Sun
4 1 (3.33%) Compuware
4 1 (3.33%) BMC
4 1 (3.33%) Cognizant
4 1 (3.33%) CheckPoint
Hertfordshire
Interquest - IQ ESM
Salary: £60000 - £75000 per annum + Bonus & Benefits
Posted: 7 days ago