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

Location
3 months to
29 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
IBM Mainframe
Rank 837 803 818
Rank change year-on-year
-34 +15
Permanent jobs citing IBM Mainframe 51 50 71
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 0.047% 0.050% 0.064%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 0.15% 0.15% 0.19%
Number of salaries quoted 32 43 51
Average salary £42,500 £46,000 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-7.60% +2.22%
90% offered a salary of more than £33,000 £32,000 £37,500
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £70,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £42,500 £43,750
% change year-on-year
- -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
33835 33397 37114
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 31.13% 33.55% 33.65%
Number of salaries quoted 26794 27173 31554
Average salary £47,500 £47,500 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +5.55%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,500 £27,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £75,500 £75,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,000
% change year-on-year
- +5.26%

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 August 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 29 August 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 -24 20 £44,000 +3.52%
London -1 11 £52,500 -23.63% 3
West Midlands - 7 £33,000 - 1
South West -16 6 £51,500 +8.42%
East Midlands - 3 £38,250 -
South East -23 2 £44,500 +30.88%
East of England - 2 - -
IBM Mainframe
UK

IBM Mainframe
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 29 August 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.

1 111 (100.00%) IBM
1 111 (100.00%) Mainframe
2 50 (45.05%) Finance
3 39 (35.14%) CICS
4 29 (26.13%) JCL
4 29 (26.13%) DB2
4 29 (26.13%) UNIX
5 27 (24.32%) COBOL
6 25 (22.52%) ITIL
6 25 (22.52%) zOS
7 23 (20.72%) CA Endevor
8 22 (19.82%) Retail
9 21 (18.92%) Banking
9 21 (18.92%) Problem Management
10 20 (18.02%) Java
11 19 (17.12%) Stakeholder Management
12 18 (16.22%) SQL
13 16 (14.41%) Windows
14 15 (13.51%) Service Management
15 12 (10.81%) ITSM
15 12 (10.81%) CA
15 12 (10.81%) Release Management
16 11 (9.91%) Tivoli
16 11 (9.91%) Advertising
16 11 (9.91%) Linux
17 10 (9.01%) .NET
18 9 (8.11%) Change Management
18 9 (8.11%) Teradata
18 9 (8.11%) RACF
19 8 (7.21%) SAP

IBM Mainframe
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 29 August 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 39 (35.14%) CICS
2 5 (4.50%) IBM Notes
3 4 (3.60%) Tomcat
3 4 (3.60%) Apache Solr
4 2 (1.80%) MQSeries
4 2 (1.80%) NetWeaver
5 1 (0.90%) WebSphere
Applications
1 2 (1.80%) MS Office
1 2 (1.80%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 5 (4.50%) BASE24
1 5 (4.50%) Remedy ITSM
Communications & Networking
1 4 (3.60%) RTP
2 2 (1.80%) TCP/IP
3 1 (0.90%) SSL
3 1 (0.90%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 29 (26.13%) DB2
2 6 (5.41%) Relational Database
3 5 (4.50%) RDBMS
4 4 (3.60%) SQL Server
4 4 (3.60%) Adabas
5 3 (2.70%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 3 (2.70%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 3 (2.70%) SQL Server Analysis Services
5 3 (2.70%) SQL Server 2008
6 2 (1.80%) SQL Server 2005
6 2 (1.80%) Data Warehouse
6 2 (1.80%) DataStage
6 2 (1.80%) IMS/DB
6 2 (1.80%) Oracle Database
7 1 (0.90%) Oracle Database 10g
7 1 (0.90%) Oracle Database 11g
7 1 (0.90%) Hadoop
7 1 (0.90%) MongoDB
7 1 (0.90%) Apache Cassandra
7 1 (0.90%) Big Data
Development Applications
1 4 (3.60%) Ant
1 4 (3.60%) Subversion
1 4 (3.60%) Maven
1 4 (3.60%) Git (software)
1 4 (3.60%) Hudson
1 4 (3.60%) Jenkins
2 3 (2.70%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
General
1 50 (45.05%) Finance
2 22 (19.82%) Retail
3 21 (18.92%) Banking
4 11 (9.91%) Advertising
5 7 (6.31%) Financial Institution
6 4 (3.60%) French Language
6 4 (3.60%) German Language
6 4 (3.60%) Spanish Language
7 3 (2.70%) Legal
8 2 (1.80%) Manufacturing
9 1 (0.90%) Back Office
9 1 (0.90%) Korean Language
Job Titles
1 32 (28.83%) Analyst
2 12 (10.81%) Technical Manager
3 11 (9.91%) Programmer
3 11 (9.91%) Service Manager
4 10 (9.01%) Technical Specialist
4 10 (9.01%) Support Analyst
4 10 (9.01%) Analyst Programmer
4 10 (9.01%) Developer
5 9 (8.11%) Architect
5 9 (8.11%) Technical Services Manager
6 6 (5.41%) COBOL Analyst
6 6 (5.41%) Consultant
7 5 (4.50%) Solutions Architect
7 5 (4.50%) Project Manager
7 5 (4.50%) Technical Support
7 5 (4.50%) COBOL Analyst Programmer
7 5 (4.50%) COBOL Programmer
8 4 (3.60%) Integration Engineer
8 4 (3.60%) Virtualisation Consultant
8 4 (3.60%) Environment Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10 (9.01%) .NET
2 7 (6.31%) J2EE
3 6 (5.41%) JSP
4 5 (4.50%) Web Services
4 5 (4.50%) HTML
4 5 (4.50%) ISPF
5 4 (3.60%) Hibernate
5 4 (3.60%) SAP Basis
5 4 (3.60%) Spring
5 4 (3.60%) Struts
5 4 (3.60%) CSS
6 2 (1.80%) JDBC
6 2 (1.80%) ATL
6 2 (1.80%) JNDI
6 2 (1.80%) JMS
7 1 (0.90%) Middleware
7 1 (0.90%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 111 (100.00%) Mainframe
2 7 (6.31%) AS400
2 7 (6.31%) Tandem
2 7 (6.31%) Cryptography
2 7 (6.31%) VSAM
3 5 (4.50%) Management Information System
3 5 (4.50%) PMI
3 5 (4.50%) Contract for Difference
3 5 (4.50%) Computer Science
4 3 (2.70%) PKI
5 2 (1.80%) Enterprise Software
6 1 (0.90%) Client/Server
6 1 (0.90%) iSeries
6 1 (0.90%) Open Source
6 1 (0.90%) SWIFT
6 1 (0.90%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
6 1 (0.90%) HACMP
Operating Systems
1 29 (26.13%) UNIX
2 25 (22.52%) zOS
3 16 (14.41%) Windows
4 11 (9.91%) Linux
5 5 (4.50%) AIX
5 5 (4.50%) MVS
Processes & Methodologies
1 25 (22.52%) ITIL
2 21 (18.92%) Problem Management
3 19 (17.12%) Stakeholder Management
4 15 (13.51%) Service Management
5 12 (10.81%) ITSM
5 12 (10.81%) Release Management
6 9 (8.11%) Change Management
7 8 (7.21%) Business Intelligence
8 7 (6.31%) Test Strategy
9 6 (5.41%) Continuous Improvement
9 6 (5.41%) Data Management
10 5 (4.50%) Workflow
10 5 (4.50%) Configuration Management
10 5 (4.50%) Project Management
10 5 (4.50%) PRINCE2
10 5 (4.50%) Performance Testing
11 4 (3.60%) V-Model
11 4 (3.60%) Incident Management
11 4 (3.60%) E-Commerce
11 4 (3.60%) SOA
Programming Languages
1 29 (26.13%) JCL
2 27 (24.32%) COBOL
3 20 (18.02%) Java
4 18 (16.22%) SQL
5 6 (5.41%) Assembly Language
5 6 (5.41%) REXX
6 4 (3.60%) JavaScript
6 4 (3.60%) C#
7 3 (2.70%) T-SQL
7 3 (2.70%) NATURAL
8 2 (1.80%) PL/1
8 2 (1.80%) C++
9 1 (0.90%) VB
9 1 (0.90%) ABAP
9 1 (0.90%) C
9 1 (0.90%) VB6
Qualifications
1 8 (7.21%) Degree
2 7 (6.31%) ISTQB
3 6 (5.41%) Security Cleared
3 6 (5.41%) PMI Certification
4 5 (4.50%) MBA
4 5 (4.50%) ITIL Certification
4 5 (4.50%) CSQA
4 5 (4.50%) SC Cleared
5 2 (1.80%) CCNA
5 2 (1.80%) Cisco Certification
6 1 (0.90%) OCP
6 1 (0.90%) Oracle Certification
6 1 (0.90%) PMP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (5.41%) QA
2 5 (4.50%) Sarbanes-Oxley
3 2 (1.80%) SLA
System Software
1 9 (8.11%) RACF
2 6 (5.41%) ACF2
3 1 (0.90%) Oracle RAC
Systems Management
1 23 (20.72%) CA Endevor
2 11 (9.91%) Tivoli
3 5 (4.50%) BMC PATROL
3 5 (4.50%) Control-M
4 4 (3.60%) ServiceCenter
4 4 (3.60%) CA LISA
5 2 (1.80%) CA Spectrum
5 2 (1.80%) CA Wily
6 1 (0.90%) NetBackup
Vendors
1 111 (100.00%) IBM
2 12 (10.81%) CA
3 9 (8.11%) Teradata
4 8 (7.21%) SAP
5 6 (5.41%) Oracle
6 5 (4.50%) Intel
6 5 (4.50%) Remedy
6 5 (4.50%) Lotus
6 5 (4.50%) BMC
7 4 (3.60%) Microsoft
7 4 (3.60%) HP
7 4 (3.60%) JBoss
7 4 (3.60%) Cisco
7 4 (3.60%) Green Hat
8 2 (1.80%) SolarWinds
8 2 (1.80%) Avaya
8 2 (1.80%) Ab Initio
9 1 (0.90%) GigaSpaces
9 1 (0.90%) Cognizant
9 1 (0.90%) Red Hat
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