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 salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited IBM Mainframe over the 3 months to 24 June 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
24 Jun 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
IBM Mainframe
Rank 839 897 916
Rank change year-on-year
+58 +19
Permanent jobs citing IBM Mainframe 59 62 66
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 0.064% 0.060% 0.058%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 0.15% 0.15% 0.14%
Number of salaries quoted 32 42 38
Median salary £60,000 £52,500 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+14.28% +5.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £40,500 £24,600 £33,000
10% offered a salary of more than £64,750 £65,000 £72,500
UK excluding London median salary £60,000 £47,500 £47,500
% change year-on-year
+26.31% -
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
38583 42725 46995
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 41.88% 41.31% 41.39%
Number of salaries quoted 31948 34245 37767
Median salary £50,000 £47,500 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+5.26% -
90% offered a salary of more than £29,000 £27,500 £29,000
10% offered a salary of more than £79,000 £75,000 £75,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -

IBM Mainframe
Jobs Demand Trend in England

The demand trend of job ads across the England region citing IBM Mainframe as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in 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 June 2016.

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 median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing IBM Mainframe within the England region over the 3 months to 24 June 2016. 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
South East +69 27 £60,000 +26.31%
London +40 25 £65,000 +4.00%
North East - 4 £40,500 -
East Midlands -4 2 - -
East of England - 1 - -
IBM Mainframe
UK

IBM Mainframe
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 24 June 2016, IT jobs citing IBM Mainframe also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the England region with a requirement for IBM Mainframe.

1 110 (100.00%) IBM
1 110 (100.00%) Mainframe
2 53 (48.18%) JCL
3 48 (43.64%) DB2
4 44 (40.00%) COBOL
5 38 (34.55%) Finance
6 37 (33.64%) Banking
7 34 (30.91%) Windows
8 31 (28.18%) Linux
8 31 (28.18%) Unix
9 30 (27.27%) Analytical Skills
10 29 (26.36%) Java
11 27 (24.55%) CICS
12 23 (20.91%) SQL
13 22 (20.00%) AS400
14 21 (19.09%) Retail
15 20 (18.18%) MVS
16 19 (17.27%) Firewall
16 19 (17.27%) VMware
17 17 (15.45%) Information Security
17 17 (15.45%) Security Management
17 17 (15.45%) Management Information System
17 17 (15.45%) Intrusion Detection
17 17 (15.45%) Penetration Testing
17 17 (15.45%) XML
18 16 (14.55%) VSAM
19 15 (13.64%) CISSP
19 15 (13.64%) Mentoring
20 14 (12.73%) Threat Management
20 14 (12.73%) Degree

IBM Mainframe
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 27 (24.55%) CICS
2 11 (10.00%) MQSeries
3 9 (8.18%) WebSphere
3 9 (8.18%) WebSphere Application Server
Applications
1 4 (3.64%) MS Excel
2 2 (1.82%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 7 (6.36%) Remedy ITSM
Cloud Services
1 8 (7.27%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 19 (17.27%) Firewall
2 17 (15.45%) Intrusion Detection
3 6 (5.45%) TCP/IP
4 2 (1.82%) Wireshark
5 1 (0.91%) ATM
Database & Business Intelligence
1 48 (43.64%) DB2
2 4 (3.64%) Easytrieve
2 4 (3.64%) SQL Server
3 1 (0.91%) Big Data
Development Applications
1 4 (3.64%) XPEDITER
2 1 (0.91%) LoadRunner
General
1 38 (34.55%) Finance
2 37 (33.64%) Banking
3 21 (19.09%) Retail
4 14 (12.73%) Financial Institution
5 2 (1.82%) Retail Banking
6 1 (0.91%) Legal
Job Titles
1 26 (23.64%) Analyst
2 21 (19.09%) Technical Leader
3 17 (15.45%) Developer
3 17 (15.45%) Security Analyst
3 17 (15.45%) Senior Analyst
4 14 (12.73%) Team Leader
4 14 (12.73%) Technical Team Leader
5 13 (11.82%) Mainframe Developer
5 13 (11.82%) Senior Security Analyst
6 9 (8.18%) Technical Specialist
7 7 (6.36%) Mainframe Software Engineer
7 7 (6.36%) Software Engineer
8 6 (5.45%) Mainframe Operator
8 6 (5.45%) Support Engineer
9 5 (4.55%) IT Analyst
9 5 (4.55%) Middleware Specialist
9 5 (4.55%) Senior Software Engineer
10 4 (3.64%) Lead Developer
10 4 (3.64%) Senior Test Analyst
10 4 (3.64%) Subject Matter Expert
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 17 (15.45%) XML
2 12 (10.91%) Middleware
3 7 (6.36%) ISPF
4 4 (3.64%) .NET
4 4 (3.64%) IBM Integration Bus
5 3 (2.73%) J2EE
5 3 (2.73%) JSON
5 3 (2.73%) Spring
5 3 (2.73%) Web Services
6 1 (0.91%) CSS
6 1 (0.91%) HTML
6 1 (0.91%) POSIX
Miscellaneous
1 110 (100.00%) Mainframe
2 30 (27.27%) Analytical Skills
3 22 (20.00%) AS400
4 17 (15.45%) Management Information System
5 16 (14.55%) VSAM
6 13 (11.82%) Computer Science
7 12 (10.91%) DataPower
8 8 (7.27%) Mathematics
9 7 (6.36%) SWIFT
10 5 (4.55%) Data Centre
11 4 (3.64%) Security Operations Centre
12 3 (2.73%) Data Structures
13 2 (1.82%) Online Banking
14 1 (0.91%) EFT
14 1 (0.91%) Enterprise Software
Operating Systems
1 34 (30.91%) Windows
2 31 (28.18%) Linux
2 31 (28.18%) Unix
3 20 (18.18%) MVS
4 13 (11.82%) AIX
5 7 (6.36%) Windows Server
6 6 (5.45%) zOS
7 4 (3.64%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 17 (15.45%) Information Security
1 17 (15.45%) Penetration Testing
1 17 (15.45%) Security Management
2 15 (13.64%) Mentoring
3 14 (12.73%) SDLC
3 14 (12.73%) Threat Management
3 14 (12.73%) UML
4 10 (9.09%) Agile Software Development
4 10 (9.09%) Coaching
4 10 (9.09%) Line Management
4 10 (9.09%) Service Delivery
5 9 (8.18%) Content Management
5 9 (8.18%) Technical Architecture
5 9 (8.18%) Vulnerability Management
6 7 (6.36%) Software Engineering
6 7 (6.36%) Waterfall
7 6 (5.45%) ITIL
7 6 (5.45%) SOA
7 6 (5.45%) TDD
8 5 (4.55%) User Stories
Programming Languages
1 53 (48.18%) JCL
2 44 (40.00%) COBOL
3 29 (26.36%) Java
4 23 (20.91%) SQL
5 6 (5.45%) Ruby
6 5 (4.55%) REXX
7 4 (3.64%) Perl
7 4 (3.64%) Shell Script
7 4 (3.64%) VB
8 1 (0.91%) Assembly Language
8 1 (0.91%) C
8 1 (0.91%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 15 (13.64%) CISSP
2 14 (12.73%) Degree
3 2 (1.82%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 14 (12.73%) QA
2 9 (8.18%) ISO27002
2 9 (8.18%) PCI DSS
3 3 (2.73%) SLA
4 2 (1.82%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 1 (0.91%) SEPA
System Software
1 9 (8.18%) Tivoli Workload Scheduler
2 7 (6.36%) Time Sharing Option
3 4 (3.64%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 9 (8.18%) Tivoli
2 8 (7.27%) Control-M
3 7 (6.36%) CA Endevor
4 1 (0.91%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 110 (100.00%) IBM
2 19 (17.27%) VMware
3 14 (12.73%) Oracle
4 12 (10.91%) Cognizant
5 8 (7.27%) BMC
5 8 (7.27%) Remedy
6 5 (4.55%) Syncsort
7 4 (3.64%) CA
8 3 (2.73%) Ab Initio
8 3 (2.73%) Salesforce.com
8 3 (2.73%) Software AG
8 3 (2.73%) webMethods
9 2 (1.82%) HP
9 2 (1.82%) Microsoft
9 2 (1.82%) SolarWinds
9 2 (1.82%) Splunk
10 1 (0.91%) Compuware
10 1 (0.91%) Intel
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