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 29 May 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
29 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
IBM Mainframe
Rank 818 857 811
Rank change year-on-year
+39 -46
Permanent jobs citing IBM Mainframe 53 60 63
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 0.054% 0.054% 0.062%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 0.14% 0.13% 0.15%
Number of salaries quoted 29 32 57
Average salary £47,500 £50,000 £46,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-5.00% +8.69%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,200 £39,000 £32,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £72,500 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £43,500 £47,500 £41,000
% change year-on-year
-8.42% +15.85%
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
39080 45043 40792
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 39.70% 40.77% 39.86%
Number of salaries quoted 31175 36215 33509
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 £29,000 £28,000
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £75,000 £75,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £39,000
% change year-on-year
- +2.56%

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 29 May 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 29 May 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 +66 18 £53,750 -12.24% 4
North West +10 15 £45,000 -10.00% 5
East Midlands +10 12 £52,500 +23.52% 3
South East +5 5 £45,000 -37.93% 1
South West -15 3 - - 2
IBM Mainframe
UK

IBM Mainframe
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 29 May 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.

1 103 (100.00%) IBM
1 103 (100.00%) Mainframe
2 54 (52.43%) DB2
3 44 (42.72%) CICS
4 43 (41.75%) Banking
5 38 (36.89%) Finance
6 37 (35.92%) JCL
7 32 (31.07%) Retail
8 31 (30.10%) zOS
8 31 (30.10%) UNIX
9 29 (28.16%) TCP/IP
10 25 (24.27%) RACF
11 24 (23.30%) COBOL
11 24 (23.30%) ACF2
12 22 (21.36%) Change Management
13 19 (18.45%) SDLC
14 15 (14.56%) Windows
15 13 (12.62%) Data Centre
15 13 (12.62%) Mentoring
16 12 (11.65%) Analytical Skills
16 12 (11.65%) Cryptography
17 11 (10.68%) Java
18 10 (9.71%) Agile Software Development
18 10 (9.71%) Coaching
18 10 (9.71%) CA Endevor
18 10 (9.71%) QA
19 9 (8.74%) AS400
19 9 (8.74%) Linux
19 9 (8.74%) Tivoli
19 9 (8.74%) Tivoli Workload Scheduler

IBM Mainframe
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 29 May 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 44 (42.72%) CICS
2 8 (7.77%) JBoss
3 4 (3.88%) WebSphere
3 4 (3.88%) WebLogic
4 2 (1.94%) SAS
4 2 (1.94%) MQSeries
Applications
1 2 (1.94%) MS Office
2 1 (0.97%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 5 (4.85%) Remedy ITSM
2 1 (0.97%) ProductWriter
2 1 (0.97%) assyst
Communications & Networking
1 29 (28.16%) TCP/IP
2 5 (4.85%) ATM
3 2 (1.94%) Firewall
4 1 (0.97%) SNA
Database & Business Intelligence
1 54 (52.43%) DB2
2 5 (4.85%) MS Access
3 4 (3.88%) Easytrieve
4 2 (1.94%) IMS/DB
4 2 (1.94%) SQL Server
5 1 (0.97%) Base SAS
Development Applications
1 4 (3.88%) Subversion
2 2 (1.94%) XPEDITER
3 1 (0.97%) ClearCase
General
1 43 (41.75%) Banking
2 38 (36.89%) Finance
3 32 (31.07%) Retail
4 5 (4.85%) Financial Institution
5 2 (1.94%) Law
5 2 (1.94%) Legal
6 1 (0.97%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 18 (17.48%) Technical Leader
2 12 (11.65%) Technical Specialist
3 9 (8.74%) Analyst
4 6 (5.83%) Mainframe Operator
4 6 (5.83%) Architect
4 6 (5.83%) Developer
5 5 (4.85%) Network Engineer
5 5 (4.85%) Systems Engineer
5 5 (4.85%) Mainframe Systems Engineer
5 5 (4.85%) Operations Analyst
5 5 (4.85%) Senior Technical Specialist
5 5 (4.85%) Information Specialist
6 4 (3.88%) Designer
6 4 (3.88%) Environment Manager
6 4 (3.88%) Solutions Architect
7 3 (2.91%) Computer Operator
7 3 (2.91%) Project Manager
7 3 (2.91%) COBOL Developer
8 2 (1.94%) Mainframe Architect
8 2 (1.94%) Technical Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (6.80%) ISPF
2 6 (5.83%) J2EE
2 6 (5.83%) JSP
2 6 (5.83%) Web Services
3 5 (4.85%) XML
3 5 (4.85%) .NET
4 4 (3.88%) Hibernate
4 4 (3.88%) WSDL
4 4 (3.88%) Middleware
4 4 (3.88%) EJB
4 4 (3.88%) Servlets
4 4 (3.88%) Struts
5 3 (2.91%) XSD
5 3 (2.91%) JMS
6 2 (1.94%) JNDI
6 2 (1.94%) JDBC
6 2 (1.94%) Velocity
7 1 (0.97%) ASP.NET
7 1 (0.97%) XML Messaging
Miscellaneous
1 103 (100.00%) Mainframe
2 13 (12.62%) Data Centre
3 12 (11.65%) Analytical Skills
3 12 (11.65%) Cryptography
4 9 (8.74%) AS400
5 7 (6.80%) Tandem
5 7 (6.80%) PKI
6 5 (4.85%) VSAM
6 5 (4.85%) SWIFT
7 4 (3.88%) VUI
7 4 (3.88%) Computer Science
7 4 (3.88%) Social Media
7 4 (3.88%) IVR
7 4 (3.88%) PMI
8 2 (1.94%) Management Information System
8 2 (1.94%) Replication
8 2 (1.94%) DataPower
8 2 (1.94%) Enterprise Software
Operating Systems
1 31 (30.10%) zOS
1 31 (30.10%) UNIX
2 15 (14.56%) Windows
3 9 (8.74%) Linux
4 1 (0.97%) AIX
4 1 (0.97%) Solaris
4 1 (0.97%) MVS
Processes & Methodologies
1 22 (21.36%) Change Management
2 19 (18.45%) SDLC
3 13 (12.62%) Mentoring
4 10 (9.71%) Agile Software Development
4 10 (9.71%) Coaching
5 8 (7.77%) Waterfall
6 5 (4.85%) Migration
6 5 (4.85%) Incident Management
6 5 (4.85%) Problem Management
6 5 (4.85%) Release Management
6 5 (4.85%) Software Delivery
7 4 (3.88%) Test Management
7 4 (3.88%) Software Engineering
7 4 (3.88%) Continuous Improvement
7 4 (3.88%) Scrum
7 4 (3.88%) Service Management
7 4 (3.88%) RAD
8 3 (2.91%) Project Management
9 2 (1.94%) Supplier Management
9 2 (1.94%) Enterprise Architecture
Programming Languages
1 37 (35.92%) JCL
2 24 (23.30%) COBOL
3 11 (10.68%) Java
4 7 (6.80%) SQL
4 7 (6.80%) REXX
5 4 (3.88%) Assembly Language
5 4 (3.88%) JavaScript
5 4 (3.88%) Perl
6 2 (1.94%) SELCOPY
7 1 (0.97%) SAS Macro
7 1 (0.97%) R
7 1 (0.97%) C#
7 1 (0.97%) C++
Qualifications
1 6 (5.83%) Degree
2 4 (3.88%) PMI Certification
3 2 (1.94%) ISEB
3 2 (1.94%) Sun Certification
4 1 (0.97%) CISA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 10 (9.71%) QA
2 5 (4.85%) Sarbanes-Oxley
3 2 (1.94%) SLA
System Software
1 25 (24.27%) RACF
2 24 (23.30%) ACF2
3 9 (8.74%) Tivoli Workload Scheduler
4 1 (0.97%) VMware Infrastructure
4 1 (0.97%) VMware ESX
Systems Management
1 10 (9.71%) CA Endevor
2 9 (8.74%) Tivoli
3 5 (4.85%) Control-M
4 1 (0.97%) HP Quality Center
4 1 (0.97%) Tivoli NetView
Vendors
1 103 (100.00%) IBM
2 8 (7.77%) BMC
3 6 (5.83%) Remedy
3 6 (5.83%) Oracle
4 5 (4.85%) Microsoft
5 2 (1.94%) Sun
5 2 (1.94%) Syncsort
6 1 (0.97%) Intel
6 1 (0.97%) Chordiant
6 1 (0.97%) VMware
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