The 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 19 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
19 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Mainframes
Rank 248 228 246
Rank change year-on-year
-20 +18
Permanent jobs citing Mainframe 18 14 44
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East of England 0.24% 0.20% 0.49%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 0.67% 0.52% 1.35%
Number of salaries quoted 9 12 29
Average salary £95,000 £66,500 £62,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+42.85% +6.40%
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 of England region.

Miscellaneous Category
East of England
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Miscellaneous category
2667 2693 3261
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East of England 35.17% 37.73% 36.03%
Number of salaries quoted 2111 2270 2733
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,000 £24,646 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £55,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%

Mainframe
Jobs Demand Trend in the East 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 19 September 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 19 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
(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
Essex +11 8 £95,000 +79.87%
Hertfordshire -12 6 £35,000 -66.34% 1
Cambridgeshire -2 2 £70,000 +112.73%
Norfolk - 2 - -
Mainframe
England

Mainframe
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the East of England

For the 6 months to 19 September 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 13 (38.24%) ITIL
2 12 (35.29%) Finance
3 8 (23.53%) Service Delivery
4 7 (20.59%) Agile Software Development
4 7 (20.59%) HP
5 6 (17.65%) SQL
6 5 (14.71%) Project Management
6 5 (14.71%) Middleware
6 5 (14.71%) MS Excel
6 5 (14.71%) ITIL Certification
6 5 (14.71%) Disaster Recovery
6 5 (14.71%) Replication
6 5 (14.71%) BASE24
6 5 (14.71%) Business Continuity
7 4 (11.76%) Change Management
7 4 (11.76%) Management Information System
7 4 (11.76%) NonStop SQL
7 4 (11.76%) Enterprise Architecture
7 4 (11.76%) Degree
7 4 (11.76%) Marketing
7 4 (11.76%) Performance Management
7 4 (11.76%) E-Commerce
7 4 (11.76%) MS Office
7 4 (11.76%) Oracle
7 4 (11.76%) SQL Server
7 4 (11.76%) IBM
7 4 (11.76%) Microsoft
8 3 (8.82%) ITIL V3
8 3 (8.82%) Relational Database
8 3 (8.82%) Analytical Skills

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

For the 6 months to 19 September 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 2 (5.88%) CICS
2 1 (2.94%) SharePoint Server
2 1 (2.94%) SharePoint
Applications
1 5 (14.71%) MS Excel
2 4 (11.76%) MS Office
3 1 (2.94%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 5 (14.71%) BASE24
Communications & Networking
1 2 (5.88%) Structured Cabling
2 1 (2.94%) LDAP
2 1 (2.94%) ATM
2 1 (2.94%) ISDN
2 1 (2.94%) LAN
2 1 (2.94%) WLAN
2 1 (2.94%) WAN
2 1 (2.94%) DHCP
2 1 (2.94%) Ethernet
2 1 (2.94%) FTP
2 1 (2.94%) HTTP
2 1 (2.94%) IPX
2 1 (2.94%) PPP
2 1 (2.94%) SNMP
2 1 (2.94%) TCP/IP
2 1 (2.94%) VPN
2 1 (2.94%) DNS
2 1 (2.94%) SSL
2 1 (2.94%) 802.11
2 1 (2.94%) MPLS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (11.76%) SQL Server
1 4 (11.76%) NonStop SQL
2 3 (8.82%) Relational Database
2 3 (8.82%) Crystal Reports
General
1 12 (35.29%) Finance
2 4 (11.76%) Marketing
3 3 (8.82%) Manufacturing
3 3 (8.82%) Retail
4 2 (5.88%) Telecoms
5 1 (2.94%) Financial Institution
Job Titles
1 6 (17.65%) Analyst
2 5 (14.71%) Programmer
2 5 (14.71%) Technical Manager
3 4 (11.76%) Services Delivery Manager
3 4 (11.76%) Service Manager
3 4 (11.76%) Delivery Manager
3 4 (11.76%) Technical Services Manager
3 4 (11.76%) IT Services Delivery Manager
3 4 (11.76%) IT Services Manager
3 4 (11.76%) Technical Delivery Manager
4 3 (8.82%) Senior Programmer
4 3 (8.82%) Trainee
4 3 (8.82%) Mainframe Programmer
4 3 (8.82%) Relationships Manager
4 3 (8.82%) Analyst Developer
4 3 (8.82%) Computer Operator
4 3 (8.82%) Developer
5 2 (5.88%) Project Manager
5 2 (5.88%) Infrastructure Project Manager
5 2 (5.88%) Analyst Programmer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (14.71%) Middleware
2 3 (8.82%) .NET
2 3 (8.82%) ASP.NET
2 3 (8.82%) Web Services
2 3 (8.82%) XML
2 3 (8.82%) XSD
3 1 (2.94%) ODBC
3 1 (2.94%) LINQ
Miscellaneous
1 5 (14.71%) Replication
2 4 (11.76%) Management Information System
3 3 (8.82%) Analytical Skills
4 2 (5.88%) IBM Mainframe
4 2 (5.88%) VSAM
5 1 (2.94%) PKI
5 1 (2.94%) AS400
5 1 (2.94%) FMCG
5 1 (2.94%) Enterprise Software
Operating Systems
1 3 (8.82%) MVS
2 2 (5.88%) zOS
2 2 (5.88%) Solaris
3 1 (2.94%) Linux
3 1 (2.94%) UNIX
3 1 (2.94%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (38.24%) ITIL
2 8 (23.53%) Service Delivery
3 7 (20.59%) Agile Software Development
4 5 (14.71%) Disaster Recovery
4 5 (14.71%) Project Management
4 5 (14.71%) Business Continuity
5 4 (11.76%) Performance Management
5 4 (11.76%) Enterprise Architecture
5 4 (11.76%) Change Management
5 4 (11.76%) E-Commerce
6 3 (8.82%) OOD
6 3 (8.82%) UML
6 3 (8.82%) OO
6 3 (8.82%) Service Management
6 3 (8.82%) MVC
6 3 (8.82%) Project Planning
6 3 (8.82%) Stakeholder Management
6 3 (8.82%) Waterfall
6 3 (8.82%) ITIL V3
7 2 (5.88%) Resource Management
Programming Languages
1 6 (17.65%) SQL
2 3 (8.82%) T-SQL
2 3 (8.82%) C#
2 3 (8.82%) COBOL
2 3 (8.82%) Java
3 2 (5.88%) REXX
3 2 (5.88%) JCL
4 1 (2.94%) LINC
Qualifications
1 5 (14.71%) ITIL Certification
2 4 (11.76%) Degree
3 1 (2.94%) CCNP
3 1 (2.94%) CCNA
3 1 (2.94%) Cisco Certification
System Software
1 1 (2.94%) Active Directory
1 1 (2.94%) ISA Server
Systems Management
1 2 (5.88%) EMC NetWorker
2 1 (2.94%) SolarWinds Orion
2 1 (2.94%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
2 1 (2.94%) OpenView
2 1 (2.94%) CiscoWorks
Vendors
1 7 (20.59%) HP
2 4 (11.76%) IBM
2 4 (11.76%) Microsoft
2 4 (11.76%) Oracle
3 3 (8.82%) Unisys
3 3 (8.82%) Remedy
4 2 (5.88%) CA
5 1 (2.94%) CheckPoint
5 1 (2.94%) Cisco
5 1 (2.94%) VMware
5 1 (2.94%) SolarWinds
5 1 (2.94%) Aruba
5 1 (2.94%) Splunk
5 1 (2.94%) ArcSight
5 1 (2.94%) Twitter
5 1 (2.94%) Sun
5 1 (2.94%) Compuware
5 1 (2.94%) EMC
5 1 (2.94%) Citrix
5 1 (2.94%) BMC
Hatfield, Hertfordshire
Hays - Computacenter
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 3 days ago