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

Location
3 months to
30 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
IBM Mainframe
Rank 850 801 833
Rank change year-on-year
-49 +32
Permanent jobs citing IBM Mainframe 40 44 66
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 0.038% 0.044% 0.060%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 0.099% 0.11% 0.15%
Number of salaries quoted 21 35 44
Average salary £45,000 £46,000 £43,750
Average salary % change year-on-year
-2.17% +5.14%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £32,800 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £70,000 £58,000
UK excluding London average salary £43,250 £42,500 £43,750
% change year-on-year
+1.76% -2.85%
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
40604 39679 43844
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 38.09% 39.69% 39.72%
Number of salaries quoted 32020 32472 37044
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 £37,500
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%

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 30 September 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 30 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
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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
London -5 14 £52,500 -23.63% 6
North West -16 13 £42,500 +10.38% 4
South West -23 4 £51,500 +8.42% 1
West Midlands -10 3 £33,000 -
South East -17 3 £50,000 +47.05% 2
East of England -16 2 - -
East Midlands -9 1 - -
IBM Mainframe
UK

IBM Mainframe
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 30 September 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.

1 110 (100.00%) IBM
1 110 (100.00%) Mainframe
2 56 (50.91%) Finance
3 42 (38.18%) CICS
4 39 (35.45%) DB2
5 35 (31.82%) JCL
6 33 (30.00%) Retail
7 32 (29.09%) Banking
8 31 (28.18%) COBOL
9 30 (27.27%) UNIX
10 24 (21.82%) CA Endevor
11 22 (20.00%) Mentoring
12 20 (18.18%) Analytical Skills
12 20 (18.18%) Java
13 19 (17.27%) ITIL
13 19 (17.27%) Stakeholder Management
14 18 (16.36%) SQL
15 17 (15.45%) Change Management
15 17 (15.45%) zOS
15 17 (15.45%) Release Management
16 14 (12.73%) QA
16 14 (12.73%) Agile Software Development
17 13 (11.82%) Coaching
18 12 (10.91%) Problem Management
18 12 (10.91%) Windows
19 10 (9.09%) Service Management
19 10 (9.09%) CA
19 10 (9.09%) .NET
20 9 (8.18%) AIX
20 9 (8.18%) Linux

IBM Mainframe
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 30 September 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 42 (38.18%) CICS
2 5 (4.55%) IBM Notes
3 4 (3.64%) Tomcat
3 4 (3.64%) SAS
3 4 (3.64%) Apache Solr
4 3 (2.73%) MQSeries
5 2 (1.82%) NetWeaver
5 2 (1.82%) WebSphere
6 1 (0.91%) WebSphere Application Server
Applications
1 2 (1.82%) MS Excel
2 1 (0.91%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 5 (4.55%) BASE24
1 5 (4.55%) Remedy ITSM
2 1 (0.91%) ProductWriter
Communications & Networking
1 8 (7.27%) ATM
2 4 (3.64%) RTP
3 2 (1.82%) TCP/IP
4 1 (0.91%) SSL
4 1 (0.91%) Internet
4 1 (0.91%) SMTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 39 (35.45%) DB2
2 6 (5.45%) Relational Database
3 5 (4.55%) RDBMS
4 4 (3.64%) SQL Server
4 4 (3.64%) Adabas
5 3 (2.73%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 3 (2.73%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 3 (2.73%) SQL Server Analysis Services
5 3 (2.73%) SQL Server 2008
6 2 (1.82%) Hadoop
6 2 (1.82%) SQL Server 2005
6 2 (1.82%) Data Warehouse
6 2 (1.82%) DataStage
6 2 (1.82%) IMS/DB
6 2 (1.82%) Big Data
6 2 (1.82%) Oracle Database
7 1 (0.91%) Easytrieve
7 1 (0.91%) Oracle Database 10g
7 1 (0.91%) Oracle Database 11g
7 1 (0.91%) MongoDB
Development Applications
1 3 (2.73%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
2 2 (1.82%) Ant
2 2 (1.82%) Subversion
2 2 (1.82%) Maven
2 2 (1.82%) Git (software)
2 2 (1.82%) Hudson
2 2 (1.82%) Jenkins
General
1 56 (50.91%) Finance
2 33 (30.00%) Retail
3 32 (29.09%) Banking
4 7 (6.36%) Advertising
4 7 (6.36%) Financial Institution
5 4 (3.64%) French Language
5 4 (3.64%) German Language
5 4 (3.64%) Spanish Language
6 2 (1.82%) Legal
6 2 (1.82%) Manufacturing
7 1 (0.91%) Back Office
7 1 (0.91%) Marketing
7 1 (0.91%) Korean Language
Job Titles
1 27 (24.55%) Analyst
2 14 (12.73%) Technical Specialist
3 12 (10.91%) Developer
4 11 (10.00%) Programmer
5 10 (9.09%) Architect
6 9 (8.18%) Analyst Programmer
6 9 (8.18%) Support Analyst
7 8 (7.27%) Technical Manager
8 7 (6.36%) Service Manager
9 6 (5.45%) Consultant
9 6 (5.45%) Solutions Architect
9 6 (5.45%) COBOL Analyst
10 5 (4.55%) Technical Services Manager
10 5 (4.55%) COBOL Analyst Programmer
10 5 (4.55%) COBOL Programmer
10 5 (4.55%) Project Manager
10 5 (4.55%) Technical Support
11 4 (3.64%) Java Developer
11 4 (3.64%) Senior Analyst
11 4 (3.64%) Senior Test Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10 (9.09%) .NET
2 7 (6.36%) J2EE
3 6 (5.45%) Web Services
3 6 (5.45%) JSP
4 5 (4.55%) HTML
5 4 (3.64%) Struts
5 4 (3.64%) Hibernate
5 4 (3.64%) SAP Basis
5 4 (3.64%) Spring
5 4 (3.64%) CSS
6 2 (1.82%) JDBC
6 2 (1.82%) ATL
6 2 (1.82%) XML
6 2 (1.82%) JMS
6 2 (1.82%) JNDI
6 2 (1.82%) Middleware
7 1 (0.91%) XML Messaging
7 1 (0.91%) ISPF
7 1 (0.91%) WebSphere MQ
Miscellaneous
1 110 (100.00%) Mainframe
2 20 (18.18%) Analytical Skills
3 7 (6.36%) AS400
4 6 (5.45%) Tandem
4 6 (5.45%) Cryptography
5 5 (4.55%) PMI
5 5 (4.55%) Management Information System
5 5 (4.55%) Contract for Difference
5 5 (4.55%) Computer Science
6 4 (3.64%) Chip Card
7 2 (1.82%) VSAM
7 2 (1.82%) PKI
7 2 (1.82%) Algorithms
7 2 (1.82%) Enterprise Software
8 1 (0.91%) Data Integration
8 1 (0.91%) DataPower
8 1 (0.91%) iSeries
8 1 (0.91%) Open Source
8 1 (0.91%) SWIFT
8 1 (0.91%) Client/Server
Operating Systems
1 30 (27.27%) UNIX
2 17 (15.45%) zOS
3 12 (10.91%) Windows
4 9 (8.18%) AIX
4 9 (8.18%) Linux
5 5 (4.55%) MVS
Processes & Methodologies
1 22 (20.00%) Mentoring
2 19 (17.27%) ITIL
2 19 (17.27%) Stakeholder Management
3 17 (15.45%) Change Management
3 17 (15.45%) Release Management
4 14 (12.73%) Agile Software Development
5 13 (11.82%) Coaching
6 12 (10.91%) Problem Management
7 10 (9.09%) Service Management
8 8 (7.27%) Business Intelligence
8 8 (7.27%) ITSM
9 7 (6.36%) Test Strategy
10 6 (5.45%) Continuous Improvement
10 6 (5.45%) Data Management
11 5 (4.55%) Project Management
11 5 (4.55%) Performance Testing
11 5 (4.55%) PRINCE2
11 5 (4.55%) SOA
11 5 (4.55%) Waterfall
11 5 (4.55%) Line Management
Programming Languages
1 35 (31.82%) JCL
2 31 (28.18%) COBOL
3 20 (18.18%) Java
4 18 (16.36%) SQL
5 8 (7.27%) REXX
6 6 (5.45%) Assembly Language
7 4 (3.64%) JavaScript
7 4 (3.64%) C#
8 3 (2.73%) T-SQL
8 3 (2.73%) NATURAL
9 2 (1.82%) PL/1
9 2 (1.82%) C++
10 1 (0.91%) VB
10 1 (0.91%) ABAP
10 1 (0.91%) C
10 1 (0.91%) VB6
Qualifications
1 8 (7.27%) Degree
2 7 (6.36%) ISTQB
3 6 (5.45%) Security Cleared
3 6 (5.45%) PMI Certification
4 5 (4.55%) MBA
4 5 (4.55%) CSQA
4 5 (4.55%) SC Cleared
5 4 (3.64%) ITIL Certification
6 1 (0.91%) PMP
6 1 (0.91%) CCNA
6 1 (0.91%) Cisco Certification
6 1 (0.91%) OCP
6 1 (0.91%) Oracle Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 14 (12.73%) QA
2 2 (1.82%) SLA
3 1 (0.91%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 7 (6.36%) RACF
2 3 (2.73%) ACF2
3 1 (0.91%) Oracle RAC
Systems Management
1 24 (21.82%) CA Endevor
2 7 (6.36%) Tivoli
3 6 (5.45%) Control-M
4 5 (4.55%) BMC PATROL
5 4 (3.64%) ServiceCenter
5 4 (3.64%) CA LISA
6 2 (1.82%) CA Spectrum
6 2 (1.82%) CA Wily
7 1 (0.91%) HP Quality Center
7 1 (0.91%) OMEGAMON
Vendors
1 110 (100.00%) IBM
2 10 (9.09%) CA
3 9 (8.18%) Teradata
4 8 (7.27%) SAP
5 5 (4.55%) Oracle
5 5 (4.55%) Intel
5 5 (4.55%) Lotus
5 5 (4.55%) BMC
5 5 (4.55%) Remedy
6 4 (3.64%) Microsoft
6 4 (3.64%) HP
6 4 (3.64%) JBoss
6 4 (3.64%) Green Hat
7 3 (2.73%) Cisco
7 3 (2.73%) Ab Initio
8 2 (1.82%) Avaya
9 1 (0.91%) Sybase
9 1 (0.91%) Business Objects
9 1 (0.91%) Cognizant
9 1 (0.91%) Red Hat
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