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 24 April 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
24 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Mainframes
Rank 270 236 265
Rank change year-on-year
-34 +29
Permanent jobs citing Mainframe 12 22 15
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East of England 0.14% 0.26% 0.16%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 0.44% 0.90% 0.58%
Number of salaries quoted 5 19 11
Average salary £40,000 £50,000 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-20.00% +11.11%
90% offered a salary of more than £37,060 £47,500 £36,500
10% offered a salary of more than £59,900 £60,000 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £45,000 £48,500
% change year-on-year
- -7.21%
Miscellaneous Category
East of England
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Miscellaneous category
2717 2448 2605
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East of England 31.77% 29.04% 28.36%
Number of salaries quoted 2176 2094 2094
Average salary £40,000 £39,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+2.56% -2.50%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £25,000 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £57,500 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £39,500
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -5.06%
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 24 April 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 24 April 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
(Click each for more statistics)
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
Find
Job
Vacancies
Cambridgeshire +17 7 £39,325 -
Hertfordshire -7 3 £42,250 -15.50% 1
Essex - 2 £67,500 -
Mainframe
England

Mainframe
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the East of England

For the 6 months to 24 April 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 12 (60.00%) Waterfall
2 11 (55.00%) Finance
3 10 (50.00%) SQL
3 10 (50.00%) Unisys
4 9 (45.00%) T-SQL
4 9 (45.00%) Crystal Reports
4 9 (45.00%) UML
5 8 (40.00%) Degree
6 5 (25.00%) Web Services
7 4 (20.00%) MS Excel
7 4 (20.00%) SQL Server
7 4 (20.00%) Microsoft
8 3 (15.00%) BizTalk Server
8 3 (15.00%) MS Office
8 3 (15.00%) .NET
8 3 (15.00%) C#
8 3 (15.00%) Windows
8 3 (15.00%) BPEL
8 3 (15.00%) SOAP
8 3 (15.00%) Project Management
8 3 (15.00%) WCF
8 3 (15.00%) Performance Management
8 3 (15.00%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
9 2 (10.00%) Business Process Improvement
9 2 (10.00%) Requirements Management
9 2 (10.00%) Cognizant
9 2 (10.00%) Business Analysis
9 2 (10.00%) XML
9 2 (10.00%) UNIX
9 2 (10.00%) COBOL

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

For the 6 months to 24 April 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 3 (15.00%) BizTalk Server
2 1 (5.00%) OpenROAD
Applications
1 4 (20.00%) MS Excel
2 3 (15.00%) MS Office
3 2 (10.00%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 1 (5.00%) BASE24
Communications & Networking
1 1 (5.00%) FTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (45.00%) Crystal Reports
2 4 (20.00%) SQL Server
3 1 (5.00%) Ingres
3 1 (5.00%) DTS
3 1 (5.00%) NonStop SQL
General
1 11 (55.00%) Finance
2 1 (5.00%) Legal
2 1 (5.00%) Manufacturing
2 1 (5.00%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 13 (65.00%) Analyst
2 10 (50.00%) Programmer
2 10 (50.00%) Senior Programmer
3 9 (45.00%) Analyst Programmer
3 9 (45.00%) Senior Analyst
3 9 (45.00%) Senior Analyst Programmer
4 3 (15.00%) Developer
4 3 (15.00%) Architect
5 2 (10.00%) BizTalk Architect
5 2 (10.00%) BizTalk Developer
6 1 (5.00%) Project Analyst
6 1 (5.00%) Relationships Manager
6 1 (5.00%) Security Administrator
6 1 (5.00%) OpenROAD Developer
6 1 (5.00%) Security Analyst
6 1 (5.00%) Business Systems Analyst
6 1 (5.00%) Systems Analyst
6 1 (5.00%) Project Manager
6 1 (5.00%) Business Analyst
6 1 (5.00%) Mainframe Programmer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (25.00%) Web Services
2 3 (15.00%) .NET
2 3 (15.00%) SOAP
2 3 (15.00%) WCF
2 3 (15.00%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
3 2 (10.00%) XML
4 1 (5.00%) Middleware
4 1 (5.00%) ASP.NET
4 1 (5.00%) .NET Framework
4 1 (5.00%) LINQ
Miscellaneous
1 1 (5.00%) Replication
1 1 (5.00%) Data Conversion
1 1 (5.00%) Enterprise Software
Operating Systems
1 3 (15.00%) Windows
2 2 (10.00%) UNIX
3 1 (5.00%) AIX
3 1 (5.00%) Linux
3 1 (5.00%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (60.00%) Waterfall
2 9 (45.00%) UML
3 3 (15.00%) BPEL
3 3 (15.00%) Project Management
3 3 (15.00%) Performance Management
4 2 (10.00%) Business Process Improvement
4 2 (10.00%) Requirements Management
4 2 (10.00%) Business Analysis
4 2 (10.00%) B2B
4 2 (10.00%) SOA
5 1 (5.00%) OOD
5 1 (5.00%) OO
5 1 (5.00%) Cost-Benefit Analysis
5 1 (5.00%) Business Continuity
5 1 (5.00%) Service Delivery
5 1 (5.00%) Change Management
5 1 (5.00%) Disaster Recovery
5 1 (5.00%) Identity Management
5 1 (5.00%) Stakeholder Management
5 1 (5.00%) Project Planning
Programming Languages
1 10 (50.00%) SQL
2 9 (45.00%) T-SQL
3 3 (15.00%) C#
4 2 (10.00%) COBOL
5 1 (5.00%) Shell Script
5 1 (5.00%) C
5 1 (5.00%) LINC
Qualifications
1 8 (40.00%) Degree
2 1 (5.00%) CISSP
2 1 (5.00%) GIAC
2 1 (5.00%) EnCE
System Software
1 1 (5.00%) Active Directory
1 1 (5.00%) ACF2
Systems Management
1 1 (5.00%) Tivoli
1 1 (5.00%) Tivoli Identity Manager
Vendors
1 10 (50.00%) Unisys
2 4 (20.00%) Microsoft
3 2 (10.00%) Cognizant
3 2 (10.00%) IBM
4 1 (5.00%) HP
4 1 (5.00%) ICL
Watford, Hertfordshire
Ashdown IT
Salary: £45000 - £52000 per annum + flexible benefits
Posted: 2 days ago