The table below looks at the prevalence of the term IBM Mainframe in IT jobs advertised for the England region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited IBM Mainframe over the 3 months to 24 October 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
24 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
IBM Mainframe
Rank 815 818 811
Rank change year-on-year
+3 -7
Permanent jobs citing IBM Mainframe 61 48 56
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 0.057% 0.047% 0.053%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 0.15% 0.12% 0.13%
Number of salaries quoted 36 31 33
Average salary £50,000 £42,500 £44,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+17.64% -4.49%
90% offered a salary of more than £41,750 £32,000 £28,000
10% offered a salary of more than £66,250 £48,500 £48,500
UK excluding London average salary £50,000 £42,500 £45,500
% change year-on-year
+17.64% -6.59%
IBM Mainframe
UK

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Miscellaneous category in permanent jobs advertised in the England region.

Miscellaneous Category
England
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Miscellaneous category
40427 40489 42484
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 37.83% 39.84% 39.85%
Number of salaries quoted 32254 33228 35762
Average salary £47,500 £47,500 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +5.55%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,000 £27,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £75,000 £75,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%

IBM Mainframe
Jobs Demand Trend in England

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

IBM Mainframe Jobs Demand Trend in England

IBM Mainframe
Salary Trend in England

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

IBM Mainframe Salary Trend in England

IBM Mainframe
Salary Histogram in England

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing IBM Mainframe across the England region over the 3 months to 24 October 2014.

IBM Mainframe Salary Histogram in England

IBM Mainframe
Job Locations in England

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing IBM Mainframe within the England region over the 3 months to 24 October 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
North West -5 37 £50,000 +38.88% 2
London +28 15 £60,000 +1.26% 2
Yorkshire -40 4 - - 1
South East -16 3 £50,000 +14.28%
West Midlands -19 1 £40,000 - 1
South West -24 1 - -
IBM Mainframe
UK

IBM Mainframe
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 24 October 2014, IT jobs across the England region citing IBM 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 IBM Mainframe.

1 129 (100.00%) IBM
1 129 (100.00%) Mainframe
2 70 (54.26%) Finance
3 50 (38.76%) UNIX
4 47 (36.43%) CICS
5 44 (34.11%) Banking
6 43 (33.33%) Retail
6 43 (33.33%) DB2
7 39 (30.23%) Stakeholder Management
8 36 (27.91%) Middleware
9 34 (26.36%) COBOL
10 33 (25.58%) JCL
11 32 (24.81%) Internet
11 32 (24.81%) Windows
12 29 (22.48%) Tandem
13 26 (20.16%) Problem Management
14 24 (18.60%) Analytical Skills
15 21 (16.28%) Risk Analysis
15 21 (16.28%) CA Endevor
16 19 (14.73%) Mentoring
17 18 (13.95%) SQL
18 17 (13.18%) Java
18 17 (13.18%) Change Management
19 15 (11.63%) Release Management
20 14 (10.85%) QA
20 14 (10.85%) Continuous Improvement
20 14 (10.85%) zOS
21 13 (10.08%) Assembly Language
21 13 (10.08%) Coaching
22 12 (9.30%) ITIL

IBM Mainframe
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 24 October 2014, IT jobs across the England region citing IBM 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 IBM Mainframe. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 47 (36.43%) CICS
2 11 (8.53%) MQSeries
3 5 (3.88%) IBM Notes
4 4 (3.10%) SAS
5 2 (1.55%) NetWeaver
5 2 (1.55%) WebSphere
6 1 (0.78%) Apache Solr
6 1 (0.78%) Tomcat
6 1 (0.78%) WebSphere Application Server
6 1 (0.78%) JBoss
Applications
1 1 (0.78%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 5 (3.88%) BASE24
1 5 (3.88%) Remedy ITSM
2 1 (0.78%) ProductWriter
Communications & Networking
1 32 (24.81%) Internet
2 8 (6.20%) ATM
3 4 (3.10%) RTP
4 2 (1.55%) TCP/IP
5 1 (0.78%) SSL
5 1 (0.78%) SMTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 43 (33.33%) DB2
2 6 (4.65%) Relational Database
3 5 (3.88%) RDBMS
4 4 (3.10%) SQL Server
4 4 (3.10%) Adabas
5 3 (2.33%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 3 (2.33%) Big Data
5 3 (2.33%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 3 (2.33%) SQL Server Analysis Services
5 3 (2.33%) SQL Server 2008
5 3 (2.33%) Hadoop
6 2 (1.55%) IMS/DB
6 2 (1.55%) SQL Server 2005
6 2 (1.55%) DataStage
6 2 (1.55%) Data Warehouse
7 1 (0.78%) Easytrieve
7 1 (0.78%) MongoDB
7 1 (0.78%) Apache Cassandra
Development Applications
1 3 (2.33%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
General
1 70 (54.26%) Finance
2 44 (34.11%) Banking
3 43 (33.33%) Retail
4 7 (5.43%) Financial Institution
5 4 (3.10%) French Language
5 4 (3.10%) German Language
5 4 (3.10%) Spanish Language
6 2 (1.55%) Legal
6 2 (1.55%) Advertising
7 1 (0.78%) Back Office
7 1 (0.78%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 30 (23.26%) Architect
2 25 (19.38%) Designer
3 24 (18.60%) Analyst
4 23 (17.83%) Infrastructure Designer
5 20 (15.50%) Infrastructure Architect
6 19 (14.73%) Programmer
7 17 (13.18%) Technical Specialist
8 9 (6.98%) Support Analyst
8 9 (6.98%) Developer
8 9 (6.98%) Analyst Programmer
9 8 (6.20%) CICS Programmer
10 7 (5.43%) Lead Designer
10 7 (5.43%) Solutions Architect
11 6 (4.65%) COBOL Analyst
11 6 (4.65%) Lead Architect
12 5 (3.88%) COBOL Analyst Programmer
12 5 (3.88%) COBOL Programmer
12 5 (3.88%) Consultant
12 5 (3.88%) Technical Support
13 4 (3.10%) Senior Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 36 (27.91%) Middleware
2 10 (7.75%) .NET
3 6 (4.65%) Web Services
3 6 (4.65%) XML
4 4 (3.10%) SAP Basis
4 4 (3.10%) SOAP
5 3 (2.33%) J2EE
5 3 (2.33%) JSP
6 2 (1.55%) JNDI
6 2 (1.55%) ATL
6 2 (1.55%) HTML
6 2 (1.55%) JDBC
6 2 (1.55%) JMS
7 1 (0.78%) WebSphere MQ
7 1 (0.78%) Spring
7 1 (0.78%) XML Messaging
7 1 (0.78%) Hibernate
7 1 (0.78%) Struts
7 1 (0.78%) CSS
Miscellaneous
1 129 (100.00%) Mainframe
2 29 (22.48%) Tandem
3 24 (18.60%) Analytical Skills
4 8 (6.20%) Online Banking
5 7 (5.43%) AS400
6 6 (4.65%) Cryptography
7 5 (3.88%) Management Information System
7 5 (3.88%) PMI
7 5 (3.88%) Contract for Difference
7 5 (3.88%) Computer Science
8 4 (3.10%) Credit Risk
8 4 (3.10%) Chip Card
9 2 (1.55%) PKI
9 2 (1.55%) Algorithms
10 1 (0.78%) Client/Server
10 1 (0.78%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
10 1 (0.78%) HACMP
10 1 (0.78%) VSAM
10 1 (0.78%) Data Integration
10 1 (0.78%) DataPower
Operating Systems
1 50 (38.76%) UNIX
2 32 (24.81%) Windows
3 14 (10.85%) zOS
4 9 (6.98%) AIX
5 5 (3.88%) Linux
5 5 (3.88%) MVS
Processes & Methodologies
1 39 (30.23%) Stakeholder Management
2 26 (20.16%) Problem Management
3 21 (16.28%) Risk Analysis
4 19 (14.73%) Mentoring
5 17 (13.18%) Change Management
6 15 (11.63%) Release Management
7 14 (10.85%) Continuous Improvement
8 13 (10.08%) Coaching
9 12 (9.30%) ITIL
10 9 (6.98%) Service Delivery
11 8 (6.20%) Business Intelligence
11 8 (6.20%) Migration
11 8 (6.20%) Agile Software Development
12 7 (5.43%) Test Strategy
13 6 (4.65%) Data Management
14 5 (3.88%) Project Management
14 5 (3.88%) PRINCE2
14 5 (3.88%) SOA
14 5 (3.88%) Waterfall
14 5 (3.88%) Performance Testing
Programming Languages
1 34 (26.36%) COBOL
2 33 (25.58%) JCL
3 18 (13.95%) SQL
4 17 (13.18%) Java
5 13 (10.08%) Assembly Language
6 7 (5.43%) REXX
7 4 (3.10%) C#
8 3 (2.33%) T-SQL
8 3 (2.33%) NATURAL
9 2 (1.55%) PL/1
9 2 (1.55%) C++
10 1 (0.78%) JavaScript
10 1 (0.78%) VB
10 1 (0.78%) ABAP
10 1 (0.78%) C
10 1 (0.78%) VB6
Qualifications
1 7 (5.43%) ISTQB
1 7 (5.43%) Degree
2 6 (4.65%) Security Cleared
3 5 (3.88%) PMI Certification
3 5 (3.88%) MBA
3 5 (3.88%) CSQA
3 5 (3.88%) SC Cleared
4 3 (2.33%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 14 (10.85%) QA
2 2 (1.55%) SLA
System Software
1 6 (4.65%) RACF
2 2 (1.55%) ACF2
Systems Management
1 21 (16.28%) CA Endevor
2 6 (4.65%) Tivoli
2 6 (4.65%) Control-M
3 5 (3.88%) BMC PATROL
4 4 (3.10%) ServiceCenter
4 4 (3.10%) CA LISA
5 2 (1.55%) CA Spectrum
5 2 (1.55%) CA Wily
6 1 (0.78%) HP Quality Center
6 1 (0.78%) OMEGAMON
Vendors
1 129 (100.00%) IBM
2 9 (6.98%) Teradata
3 8 (6.20%) CA
3 8 (6.20%) SAP
4 5 (3.88%) Intel
4 5 (3.88%) Lotus
4 5 (3.88%) BMC
4 5 (3.88%) Remedy
5 4 (3.10%) HP
5 4 (3.10%) Green Hat
6 3 (2.33%) Microsoft
7 2 (1.55%) Avaya
7 2 (1.55%) Cisco
7 2 (1.55%) Oracle
7 2 (1.55%) Ab Initio
8 1 (0.78%) Pega
8 1 (0.78%) Syncsort
8 1 (0.78%) Cognizant
8 1 (0.78%) webMethods
8 1 (0.78%) Sybase
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Salary: £300.00 - £450.00 per day
Posted: 5 hours ago
Manchester
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Salary: £32000 - £50000 per annum + competitive Package
Posted: 22 days ago
London
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Posted: 24 days ago
Halifax, Yorkshire
Lloyds Banking Group
Posted: 24 days ago
Manchester
Huxley Associates
Salary: £35000 - £50000 per annum + competitive package
Posted: 24 days ago