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

Location
3 months to
29 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
IBM Mainframe
Rank 794 804 808
Rank change year-on-year
+10 +4
Permanent jobs citing IBM Mainframe 43 49 64
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 0.044% 0.050% 0.061%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 0.12% 0.13% 0.16%
Number of salaries quoted 32 38 46
Average salary £60,000 £39,900 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+50.37% -20.20%
90% offered a salary of more than £42,500 £32,000 £30,485
10% offered a salary of more than £67,500 £50,750 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £48,750 £41,875 £50,000
% change year-on-year
+16.41% -16.25%
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
36857 38529 40302
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 37.94% 39.64% 38.66%
Number of salaries quoted 30021 30405 33889
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 £72,500 £77,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%

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 January 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 January 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 - 16 £65,000 - 4
North West -20 11 £50,000 +25.31% 1
South East -25 5 £60,000 +30.79% 1
South West - 4 £87,500 - 1
East Midlands +13 3 £45,000 +20.00%
West Midlands -8 3 £42,500 +28.78%
Yorkshire -12 1 - -
IBM Mainframe
UK

IBM Mainframe
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 29 January 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.

1 106 (100.00%) IBM
1 106 (100.00%) Mainframe
2 59 (55.66%) Finance
3 53 (50.00%) UNIX
4 47 (44.34%) Middleware
5 44 (41.51%) Windows
6 42 (39.62%) Internet
6 42 (39.62%) Banking
7 40 (37.74%) Stakeholder Management
7 40 (37.74%) CICS
8 34 (32.08%) Tandem
8 34 (32.08%) DB2
9 32 (30.19%) Retail
10 30 (28.30%) Problem Management
10 30 (28.30%) Risk Analysis
11 21 (19.81%) COBOL
12 19 (17.92%) JCL
13 18 (16.98%) Analytical Skills
14 17 (16.04%) Assembly Language
15 16 (15.09%) Migration
15 16 (15.09%) zOS
16 14 (13.21%) Java
17 13 (12.26%) Service Delivery
17 13 (12.26%) Change Management
18 11 (10.38%) MQSeries
18 11 (10.38%) TCP/IP
18 11 (10.38%) Continuous Improvement
19 10 (9.43%) Mentoring
19 10 (9.43%) Release Management
19 10 (9.43%) .NET

IBM Mainframe
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 29 January 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 40 (37.74%) CICS
2 11 (10.38%) MQSeries
3 4 (3.77%) WebSphere
3 4 (3.77%) SAS
4 3 (2.83%) JBoss
4 3 (2.83%) WebLogic
5 1 (0.94%) WebSphere Application Server
Applications
1 1 (0.94%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (0.94%) assyst
1 1 (0.94%) ProductWriter
Communications & Networking
1 42 (39.62%) Internet
2 11 (10.38%) TCP/IP
3 8 (7.55%) ATM
4 1 (0.94%) SMTP
4 1 (0.94%) SNA
Database & Business Intelligence
1 34 (32.08%) DB2
2 5 (4.72%) MS Access
3 3 (2.83%) Hadoop
3 3 (2.83%) Big Data
4 2 (1.89%) Data Warehouse
4 2 (1.89%) DataStage
5 1 (0.94%) SQL Server
5 1 (0.94%) Easytrieve
5 1 (0.94%) MongoDB
5 1 (0.94%) Apache Cassandra
Development Applications
1 3 (2.83%) Subversion
General
1 59 (55.66%) Finance
2 42 (39.62%) Banking
3 32 (30.19%) Retail
4 6 (5.66%) Financial Institution
5 3 (2.83%) Legal
6 1 (0.94%) Law
6 1 (0.94%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 37 (34.91%) Architect
1 37 (34.91%) Designer
2 32 (30.19%) Infrastructure Designer
3 29 (27.36%) Infrastructure Architect
4 17 (16.04%) Technical Specialist
5 12 (11.32%) Programmer
6 10 (9.43%) CICS Programmer
7 9 (8.49%) Lead Designer
8 8 (7.55%) Lead Architect
8 8 (7.55%) Developer
8 8 (7.55%) Analyst
8 8 (7.55%) Solutions Architect
9 5 (4.72%) Network Engineer
9 5 (4.72%) Systems Engineer
9 5 (4.72%) Information Specialist
9 5 (4.72%) Mainframe Systems Engineer
10 2 (1.89%) Teradata Developer
10 2 (1.89%) Operations Analyst
10 2 (1.89%) Technical Analyst
10 2 (1.89%) Technical Leader
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 47 (44.34%) Middleware
2 10 (9.43%) .NET
3 9 (8.49%) J2EE
3 9 (8.49%) JSP
4 8 (7.55%) XML
5 6 (5.66%) JDBC
5 6 (5.66%) JMS
5 6 (5.66%) JNDI
6 4 (3.77%) Web Services
6 4 (3.77%) SOAP
7 3 (2.83%) Hibernate
7 3 (2.83%) Struts
7 3 (2.83%) Servlets
7 3 (2.83%) XSD
7 3 (2.83%) EJB
7 3 (2.83%) WSDL
8 2 (1.89%) ISPF
9 1 (0.94%) XML Messaging
9 1 (0.94%) ASP.NET
9 1 (0.94%) WebSphere MQ
Miscellaneous
1 106 (100.00%) Mainframe
2 34 (32.08%) Tandem
3 18 (16.98%) Analytical Skills
4 10 (9.43%) Online Banking
5 7 (6.60%) Cryptography
6 4 (3.77%) Credit Risk
6 4 (3.77%) PMI
6 4 (3.77%) Chip Card
7 3 (2.83%) IVR
7 3 (2.83%) VUI
8 2 (1.89%) Algorithms
8 2 (1.89%) PKI
8 2 (1.89%) VSAM
9 1 (0.94%) Management Information System
9 1 (0.94%) Data Integration
9 1 (0.94%) DataPower
9 1 (0.94%) Open Source
Operating Systems
1 53 (50.00%) UNIX
2 44 (41.51%) Windows
3 16 (15.09%) zOS
4 4 (3.77%) AIX
4 4 (3.77%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 40 (37.74%) Stakeholder Management
2 30 (28.30%) Problem Management
2 30 (28.30%) Risk Analysis
3 16 (15.09%) Migration
4 13 (12.26%) Service Delivery
4 13 (12.26%) Change Management
5 11 (10.38%) Continuous Improvement
6 10 (9.43%) Mentoring
6 10 (9.43%) Release Management
7 8 (7.55%) Coaching
8 6 (5.66%) Software Engineering
8 6 (5.66%) Agile Software Development
8 6 (5.66%) Project Management
9 5 (4.72%) TOGAF
9 5 (4.72%) Waterfall
10 4 (3.77%) Agile Project Management
10 4 (3.77%) RUP
10 4 (3.77%) PRINCE
10 4 (3.77%) PRINCE2
10 4 (3.77%) Supplier Management
Programming Languages
1 21 (19.81%) COBOL
2 19 (17.92%) JCL
3 17 (16.04%) Assembly Language
4 14 (13.21%) Java
5 9 (8.49%) SQL
6 8 (7.55%) REXX
7 3 (2.83%) JavaScript
8 2 (1.89%) C#
9 1 (0.94%) VB6
9 1 (0.94%) C++
9 1 (0.94%) VB
Qualifications
1 4 (3.77%) Degree
1 4 (3.77%) ISEB
1 4 (3.77%) Sun Certification
1 4 (3.77%) PMI Certification
2 1 (0.94%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (7.55%) QA
2 6 (5.66%) SLA
3 5 (4.72%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 8 (7.55%) RACF
2 7 (6.60%) ACF2
Systems Management
1 9 (8.49%) CA Endevor
2 4 (3.77%) Control-M
3 1 (0.94%) Tivoli NetView
3 1 (0.94%) OMEGAMON
3 1 (0.94%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 106 (100.00%) IBM
2 7 (6.60%) Microsoft
2 7 (6.60%) Oracle
3 4 (3.77%) Unisys
3 4 (3.77%) Sun
4 3 (2.83%) BMC
5 2 (1.89%) Teradata
6 1 (0.94%) Ab Initio
6 1 (0.94%) Sybase
6 1 (0.94%) Remedy
6 1 (0.94%) webMethods
6 1 (0.94%) Pega
6 1 (0.94%) Syncsort
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