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 salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Mainframe over the 3 months to 23 July 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
23 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Mainframes
Rank 241 261 259
Rank change year-on-year
+20 -2
Permanent jobs citing Mainframe 10 11 20
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East of England 0.15% 0.14% 0.25%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 0.36% 0.34% 0.64%
Number of salaries quoted 8 10 12
Median salary £48,250 £38,650 £49,250
Median salary % change year-on-year
+24.83% -21.52%
90% offered a salary of more than £20,000 £19,900 £20,486
10% offered a salary of more than £64,000 £59,600 £55,000
UK excluding London median salary £50,000 £46,377 £47,500
% change year-on-year
+7.81% -2.36%
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
2810 3252 3146
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East of England 42.60% 42.37% 39.37%
Number of salaries quoted 2320 2590 2535
Median salary £45,000 £40,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+12.50% -
90% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £25,000 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £65,000 £60,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -

Mainframe
Jobs Demand Trend in the East of England

The demand trend of job ads across the East of England region citing Mainframe as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in 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 23 July 2016.

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 median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Mainframe within the East of England region over the 3 months to 23 July 2016. 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Hertfordshire +19 5 £38,000 -35.59%
Essex - 3 £62,500 - 3
Bedfordshire +25 2 £20,000 +2.56%
Mainframe
England

Mainframe
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the East of England

For the 6 months to 23 July 2016, IT jobs citing Mainframe also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the East of England region with a requirement for Mainframe.

1 17 (89.47%) Finance
2 12 (63.16%) SQL
3 10 (52.63%) Unix
4 9 (47.37%) ITIL
4 9 (47.37%) ITIL Certification
4 9 (47.37%) Statistics
5 8 (42.11%) Degree
6 7 (36.84%) Spanish Language
7 4 (21.05%) Programme Management
8 3 (15.79%) Stakeholder Management
8 3 (15.79%) Agile Software Development
8 3 (15.79%) Use Case
8 3 (15.79%) SDLC
9 2 (10.53%) Stakeholder Analysis
9 2 (10.53%) Project Governance
9 2 (10.53%) Change Control
9 2 (10.53%) Office 365
9 2 (10.53%) Business Analysis
9 2 (10.53%) Supplier Management
9 2 (10.53%) Banking
9 2 (10.53%) VisionPLUS
9 2 (10.53%) Telecoms
9 2 (10.53%) Citrix
9 2 (10.53%) EMV
9 2 (10.53%) Java
10 1 (5.26%) COBOL
10 1 (5.26%) Oracle
10 1 (5.26%) MS Office
10 1 (5.26%) SAP
10 1 (5.26%) Web Services

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

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 1 (5.26%) CICS
Applications
1 1 (5.26%) MS Office
1 1 (5.26%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 2 (10.53%) VisionPLUS
2 1 (5.26%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 2 (10.53%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 1 (5.26%) ATM
General
1 17 (89.47%) Finance
2 7 (36.84%) Spanish Language
3 2 (10.53%) Banking
3 2 (10.53%) Telecoms
4 1 (5.26%) Electronics
4 1 (5.26%) Manufacturing
4 1 (5.26%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 9 (47.37%) Applications Support
1 9 (47.37%) Mainframe Support
1 9 (47.37%) Technical Support
2 8 (42.11%) Technical Customer Support
2 8 (42.11%) Unix Support
3 6 (31.58%) Analyst
4 4 (21.05%) Support Analyst
5 3 (15.79%) Applications Support Analyst
5 3 (15.79%) Customer Analyst
5 3 (15.79%) Customer Support Analyst
5 3 (15.79%) Mainframe Analyst
5 3 (15.79%) Technical Analyst
5 3 (15.79%) Technical Support Analyst
6 2 (10.53%) Computer Operator
6 2 (10.53%) Trainee
6 2 (10.53%) Trainee Computer Operator
6 2 (10.53%) Trainee Operator
6 2 (10.53%) Unix Analyst
6 2 (10.53%) Unix Support Analyst
6 2 (10.53%) Unix Technical Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (5.26%) Web Services
1 1 (5.26%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 9 (47.37%) Statistics
2 2 (10.53%) EMV
3 1 (5.26%) IBM Mainframe
Operating Systems
1 10 (52.63%) Unix
2 1 (5.26%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (47.37%) ITIL
2 4 (21.05%) Programme Management
3 3 (15.79%) Agile Software Development
3 3 (15.79%) SDLC
3 3 (15.79%) Stakeholder Management
3 3 (15.79%) Use Case
4 2 (10.53%) Business Analysis
4 2 (10.53%) Change Control
4 2 (10.53%) Project Governance
4 2 (10.53%) Stakeholder Analysis
4 2 (10.53%) Supplier Management
5 1 (5.26%) Business Intelligence
5 1 (5.26%) Digital Marketing
5 1 (5.26%) Project Management
5 1 (5.26%) Requirements Management
5 1 (5.26%) Risk Management
5 1 (5.26%) Service Delivery
5 1 (5.26%) SOA
5 1 (5.26%) Software Delivery
5 1 (5.26%) Waterfall
Programming Languages
1 12 (63.16%) SQL
2 2 (10.53%) Java
3 1 (5.26%) COBOL
3 1 (5.26%) JCL
Qualifications
1 9 (47.37%) ITIL Certification
2 8 (42.11%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (5.26%) SLA
Vendors
1 2 (10.53%) Citrix
2 1 (5.26%) IBM
2 1 (5.26%) Oracle
2 1 (5.26%) SAP