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 17 April 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
17 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
IBM Mainframe
Rank 827 857 829
Rank change year-on-year
+30 -28
Permanent jobs citing IBM Mainframe 48 50 43
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 0.046% 0.044% 0.041%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 0.12% 0.11% 0.10%
Number of salaries quoted 15 28 34
Average salary £50,000 £42,500 £43,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+17.64% -2.29%
90% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £34,800 £32,200
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £72,500 £76,000
UK excluding London average salary £46,250 £47,500 £39,500
% change year-on-year
-2.63% +20.25%
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
39740 45333 41202
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 38.45% 40.30% 38.91%
Number of salaries quoted 31805 36012 33782
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 £28,500 £28,000
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £75,000 £77,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,250
% change year-on-year
- +4.57%

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 17 April 2015.

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 17 April 2015. 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
London +31 23 £60,000 -11.11% 3
North West -3 13 £50,000 - 1
South East -7 5 £45,000 +15.38% 2
South West -12 5 - -
East Midlands +13 2 - - 2
IBM Mainframe
UK

IBM Mainframe
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 17 April 2015, 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.

1 100 (100.00%) IBM
1 100 (100.00%) Mainframe
2 47 (47.00%) Banking
3 46 (46.00%) DB2
4 45 (45.00%) Finance
5 42 (42.00%) CICS
6 37 (37.00%) UNIX
7 34 (34.00%) Retail
8 32 (32.00%) Windows
9 29 (29.00%) zOS
10 28 (28.00%) TCP/IP
11 25 (25.00%) Middleware
12 24 (24.00%) Stakeholder Management
13 23 (23.00%) RACF
13 23 (23.00%) ACF2
14 22 (22.00%) JCL
14 22 (22.00%) Tandem
15 21 (21.00%) Problem Management
16 20 (20.00%) Internet
17 19 (19.00%) COBOL
17 19 (19.00%) Change Management
18 16 (16.00%) Risk Analysis
19 13 (13.00%) Analytical Skills
20 11 (11.00%) Migration
20 11 (11.00%) Cryptography
21 10 (10.00%) SQL
21 10 (10.00%) Mentoring
22 9 (9.00%) Coaching
22 9 (9.00%) Waterfall
22 9 (9.00%) QA

IBM Mainframe
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 17 April 2015, 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 (42.00%) CICS
2 6 (6.00%) MQSeries
3 4 (4.00%) WebSphere
3 4 (4.00%) WebLogic
3 4 (4.00%) JBoss
Business Applications
1 5 (5.00%) Remedy ITSM
2 1 (1.00%) assyst
Communications & Networking
1 28 (28.00%) TCP/IP
2 20 (20.00%) Internet
3 4 (4.00%) ATM
4 1 (1.00%) SNA
Database & Business Intelligence
1 46 (46.00%) DB2
2 5 (5.00%) MS Access
3 2 (2.00%) Easytrieve
3 2 (2.00%) IMS/DB
Development Applications
1 4 (4.00%) Subversion
2 2 (2.00%) XPEDITER
3 1 (1.00%) ClearCase
General
1 47 (47.00%) Banking
2 45 (45.00%) Finance
3 34 (34.00%) Retail
4 5 (5.00%) Financial Institution
5 1 (1.00%) Law
5 1 (1.00%) Legal
Job Titles
1 22 (22.00%) Architect
2 20 (20.00%) Designer
3 17 (17.00%) Technical Leader
4 16 (16.00%) Infrastructure Architect
4 16 (16.00%) Infrastructure Designer
5 10 (10.00%) Technical Specialist
6 6 (6.00%) Solutions Architect
7 5 (5.00%) Developer
7 5 (5.00%) Programmer
7 5 (5.00%) Network Engineer
7 5 (5.00%) Systems Engineer
7 5 (5.00%) Mainframe Systems Engineer
7 5 (5.00%) Information Specialist
8 4 (4.00%) CICS Programmer
8 4 (4.00%) Lead Architect
8 4 (4.00%) Senior Technical Specialist
8 4 (4.00%) Analyst
8 4 (4.00%) Lead Designer
9 3 (3.00%) COBOL Developer
10 2 (2.00%) Project Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 25 (25.00%) Middleware
2 8 (8.00%) J2EE
2 8 (8.00%) JSP
3 7 (7.00%) .NET
3 7 (7.00%) ISPF
4 6 (6.00%) Web Services
5 5 (5.00%) XML
5 5 (5.00%) JMS
6 4 (4.00%) WSDL
6 4 (4.00%) Hibernate
6 4 (4.00%) JNDI
6 4 (4.00%) Struts
6 4 (4.00%) Servlets
6 4 (4.00%) EJB
6 4 (4.00%) JDBC
7 3 (3.00%) XSD
8 2 (2.00%) Velocity
9 1 (1.00%) ASP.NET
9 1 (1.00%) SOAP
Miscellaneous
1 100 (100.00%) Mainframe
2 22 (22.00%) Tandem
3 13 (13.00%) Analytical Skills
4 11 (11.00%) Cryptography
5 6 (6.00%) PMI
5 6 (6.00%) PKI
6 5 (5.00%) SWIFT
7 4 (4.00%) Online Banking
7 4 (4.00%) Computer Science
7 4 (4.00%) IVR
7 4 (4.00%) Social Media
7 4 (4.00%) VUI
8 3 (3.00%) VSAM
9 2 (2.00%) Management Information System
9 2 (2.00%) AS400
9 2 (2.00%) Replication
9 2 (2.00%) DataPower
9 2 (2.00%) Open Source
10 1 (1.00%) Enterprise Software
10 1 (1.00%) Credit Risk
Operating Systems
1 37 (37.00%) UNIX
2 32 (32.00%) Windows
3 29 (29.00%) zOS
4 9 (9.00%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 24 (24.00%) Stakeholder Management
2 21 (21.00%) Problem Management
3 19 (19.00%) Change Management
4 16 (16.00%) Risk Analysis
5 11 (11.00%) Migration
6 10 (10.00%) Mentoring
7 9 (9.00%) Coaching
7 9 (9.00%) Waterfall
7 9 (9.00%) Agile Software Development
8 8 (8.00%) Continuous Improvement
9 6 (6.00%) Software Engineering
9 6 (6.00%) Service Delivery
10 5 (5.00%) Project Management
10 5 (5.00%) Incident Management
11 4 (4.00%) Supplier Management
11 4 (4.00%) Release Management
11 4 (4.00%) Agile Project Management
11 4 (4.00%) PRINCE
11 4 (4.00%) CMMI
11 4 (4.00%) PRINCE2
Programming Languages
1 22 (22.00%) JCL
2 19 (19.00%) COBOL
3 10 (10.00%) SQL
4 9 (9.00%) Java
5 6 (6.00%) Assembly Language
6 4 (4.00%) REXX
6 4 (4.00%) JavaScript
7 2 (2.00%) SELCOPY
8 1 (1.00%) C#
8 1 (1.00%) C++
Qualifications
1 8 (8.00%) Degree
2 6 (6.00%) PMI Certification
3 4 (4.00%) ISEB
3 4 (4.00%) Sun Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 9 (9.00%) QA
2 6 (6.00%) SLA
3 5 (5.00%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 23 (23.00%) RACF
1 23 (23.00%) ACF2
2 2 (2.00%) Tivoli Workload Scheduler
Systems Management
1 9 (9.00%) CA Endevor
2 5 (5.00%) Control-M
3 2 (2.00%) Tivoli
4 1 (1.00%) Tivoli NetView
Vendors
1 100 (100.00%) IBM
2 8 (8.00%) Oracle
2 8 (8.00%) BMC
3 6 (6.00%) Remedy
4 4 (4.00%) Microsoft
4 4 (4.00%) Sun
4 4 (4.00%) Unisys
5 2 (2.00%) Syncsort
6 1 (1.00%) Chordiant
6 1 (1.00%) Intel
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