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

Location
3 months to
30 Jun 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
IBM Mainframe
Rank 814 842 807
Rank change year-on-year
+28 -35
Permanent jobs citing IBM Mainframe 66 71 76
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 0.064% 0.063% 0.074%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 0.16% 0.16% 0.18%
Number of salaries quoted 48 42 68
Average salary £52,500 £48,750 £46,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+7.69% +5.97%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,000 £33,450 £32,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £71,350 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £47,500 £47,500 £41,500
% change year-on-year
- +14.45%
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
41473 45084 41759
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 40.15% 40.10% 40.51%
Number of salaries quoted 33229 36069 34194
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 £29,186 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £75,000 £75,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

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 June 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 30 June 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
East Midlands +25 26 £52,500 +28.83% 1
North West +4 17 £47,500 -5.00%
London +19 15 £62,500 +2.04%
South East +15 8 £47,500 -20.83%
South West -14 1 - - 1
IBM Mainframe
UK

IBM Mainframe
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 30 June 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.

1 117 (100.00%) IBM
1 117 (100.00%) Mainframe
2 54 (46.15%) DB2
3 49 (41.88%) JCL
4 48 (41.03%) Banking
5 45 (38.46%) CICS
5 45 (38.46%) UNIX
6 39 (33.33%) Finance
7 35 (29.91%) Retail
8 28 (23.93%) COBOL
9 27 (23.08%) zOS
10 25 (21.37%) Change Management
11 24 (20.51%) TCP/IP
12 22 (18.80%) RACF
13 21 (17.95%) ACF2
14 19 (16.24%) Data Centre
15 17 (14.53%) SDLC
16 16 (13.68%) AS400
16 16 (13.68%) Tivoli
16 16 (13.68%) Tivoli Workload Scheduler
16 16 (13.68%) Mentoring
17 15 (12.82%) Analytical Skills
17 15 (12.82%) Windows
18 14 (11.97%) Java
19 13 (11.11%) Linux
19 13 (11.11%) Agile Software Development
20 11 (9.40%) Cryptography
20 11 (9.40%) JBoss
20 11 (9.40%) Coaching
21 10 (8.55%) QA

IBM Mainframe
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 30 June 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 45 (38.46%) CICS
2 11 (9.40%) JBoss
3 3 (2.56%) WebLogic
3 3 (2.56%) SAS
3 3 (2.56%) WebSphere
4 2 (1.71%) MQSeries
5 1 (0.85%) BizTalk Server
Applications
1 6 (5.13%) MS Office
2 1 (0.85%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 5 (4.27%) Remedy ITSM
2 1 (0.85%) ProductWriter
Communications & Networking
1 24 (20.51%) TCP/IP
2 5 (4.27%) ATM
3 3 (2.56%) Firewall
Database & Business Intelligence
1 54 (46.15%) DB2
2 8 (6.84%) Easytrieve
3 4 (3.42%) MS Access
4 3 (2.56%) SQL Server
5 2 (1.71%) IMS/DB
5 2 (1.71%) Base SAS
Development Applications
1 3 (2.56%) Subversion
2 2 (1.71%) XPEDITER
3 1 (0.85%) ClearCase
General
1 48 (41.03%) Banking
2 39 (33.33%) Finance
3 35 (29.91%) Retail
4 4 (3.42%) Financial Institution
5 2 (1.71%) Law
5 2 (1.71%) Legal
6 1 (0.85%) Retail Banking
6 1 (0.85%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 17 (14.53%) Technical Leader
2 11 (9.40%) Technical Specialist
3 9 (7.69%) Analyst
3 9 (7.69%) Mainframe Operator
4 8 (6.84%) Environment Manager
4 8 (6.84%) Architect
5 7 (5.98%) Computer Operator
6 6 (5.13%) Technical Architect
6 6 (5.13%) Mainframe Architect
6 6 (5.13%) Data Centre Operator
7 5 (4.27%) Senior Technical Specialist
7 5 (4.27%) Developer
8 4 (3.42%) Operations Analyst
8 4 (3.42%) Applications Support
8 4 (3.42%) Information Specialist
9 3 (2.56%) Designer
9 3 (2.56%) Network Engineer
9 3 (2.56%) Project Manager
9 3 (2.56%) Systems Engineer
9 3 (2.56%) Support Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (5.13%) ISPF
2 5 (4.27%) Web Services
3 4 (3.42%) XML
3 4 (3.42%) Middleware
4 3 (2.56%) WSDL
4 3 (2.56%) Hibernate
4 3 (2.56%) .NET
4 3 (2.56%) J2EE
4 3 (2.56%) EJB
4 3 (2.56%) JSP
4 3 (2.56%) Servlets
4 3 (2.56%) Struts
5 2 (1.71%) XSD
5 2 (1.71%) Velocity
6 1 (0.85%) XML Messaging
6 1 (0.85%) JMS
Miscellaneous
1 117 (100.00%) Mainframe
2 19 (16.24%) Data Centre
3 16 (13.68%) AS400
4 15 (12.82%) Analytical Skills
5 11 (9.40%) Cryptography
6 8 (6.84%) VSAM
7 7 (5.98%) PKI
7 7 (5.98%) Tandem
8 5 (4.27%) SWIFT
9 4 (3.42%) Social Media
9 4 (3.42%) Computer Science
10 3 (2.56%) Management Information System
10 3 (2.56%) IVR
10 3 (2.56%) VUI
11 2 (1.71%) Enterprise Software
11 2 (1.71%) PMI
11 2 (1.71%) Replication
11 2 (1.71%) DataPower
Operating Systems
1 45 (38.46%) UNIX
2 27 (23.08%) zOS
3 15 (12.82%) Windows
4 13 (11.11%) Linux
5 3 (2.56%) AIX
6 2 (1.71%) Solaris
7 1 (0.85%) MVS
Processes & Methodologies
1 25 (21.37%) Change Management
2 17 (14.53%) SDLC
3 16 (13.68%) Mentoring
4 13 (11.11%) Agile Software Development
5 11 (9.40%) Coaching
6 9 (7.69%) Incident Management
6 9 (7.69%) Release Management
7 8 (6.84%) Test Management
7 8 (6.84%) Problem Management
8 7 (5.98%) Waterfall
9 6 (5.13%) Data Centre Operations
10 5 (4.27%) Software Delivery
10 5 (4.27%) Service Management
11 4 (3.42%) Continuous Improvement
11 4 (3.42%) Scrum
11 4 (3.42%) RAD
12 2 (1.71%) SOA
12 2 (1.71%) OOP
12 2 (1.71%) OO
12 2 (1.71%) Information Security
Programming Languages
1 49 (41.88%) JCL
2 28 (23.93%) COBOL
3 14 (11.97%) Java
4 10 (8.55%) REXX
5 8 (6.84%) Perl
6 7 (5.98%) SQL
6 7 (5.98%) Assembly Language
7 3 (2.56%) JavaScript
8 2 (1.71%) SAS Macro
8 2 (1.71%) SELCOPY
9 1 (0.85%) R
9 1 (0.85%) VB6
9 1 (0.85%) C#
9 1 (0.85%) C++
9 1 (0.85%) VB
9 1 (0.85%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 6 (5.13%) Degree
2 2 (1.71%) PMI Certification
3 1 (0.85%) CISA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 10 (8.55%) QA
2 4 (3.42%) Sarbanes-Oxley
3 2 (1.71%) SLA
System Software
1 22 (18.80%) RACF
2 21 (17.95%) ACF2
3 16 (13.68%) Tivoli Workload Scheduler
4 2 (1.71%) VMware ESX
4 2 (1.71%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 16 (13.68%) Tivoli
2 10 (8.55%) CA Endevor
3 5 (4.27%) Control-M
4 1 (0.85%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 117 (100.00%) IBM
2 8 (6.84%) Microsoft
3 7 (5.98%) Oracle
3 7 (5.98%) BMC
4 6 (5.13%) Remedy
5 2 (1.71%) VMware
5 2 (1.71%) Syncsort
6 1 (0.85%) SAP
6 1 (0.85%) Chordiant
6 1 (0.85%) Intel
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