The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Mainframe in IT jobs advertised for the England region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Mainframe over the 3 months to 9 December 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
9 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Mainframes
Rank 692 553 586
Rank change year-on-year
-139 +33
Permanent jobs citing Mainframe 172 409 410
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 0.20% 0.41% 0.38%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 0.50% 0.96% 0.95%
Number of salaries quoted 133 256 285
Median salary £52,500 £52,500 £55,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
- -4.54%
90% offered a salary of more than £34,983 £36,000 £33,000
10% offered a salary of more than £80,000 £75,000 £75,000
UK excluding London median salary £52,500 £45,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year
+16.66% -10.00%
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
34331 42506 43182
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 40.84% 42.74% 40.54%
Number of salaries quoted 28206 34293 35151
Median salary £50,000 £50,000 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +5.26%
90% offered a salary of more than £29,500 £29,433 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £80,000 £75,000 £80,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +6.25%

Mainframe
Jobs Demand Trend in England

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

Mainframe Jobs Demand Trend in England

Mainframe
Salary Trend in England

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Mainframe across the England region.

Mainframe Salary Trend in England

Mainframe
Salary Histogram in England

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Mainframe across the England region over the 3 months to 9 December 2016.

Mainframe Salary Histogram in England

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 Mainframe within the England region over the 3 months to 9 December 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
London -38 60 £75,000 +36.36% 7
South East +45 49 £52,500 - 6
North West -42 20 £37,500 -18.47% 2
Yorkshire +16 16 £25,750 -42.77% 1
East Midlands -51 11 £52,500 +50.00% 1
East of England +19 10 £47,500 +25.00% 1
South West 0 6 £37,500 -5.06% 2
West Midlands -8 2 - -
North East +5 1 - - 4
Mainframe
UK

Mainframe
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 9 December 2016, IT jobs citing 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 Mainframe.

1 172 (44.33%) Finance
2 129 (33.25%) IBM
3 117 (30.15%) Java
4 116 (29.90%) SQL
4 116 (29.90%) DB2
5 99 (25.52%) COBOL
6 90 (23.20%) Windows
7 86 (22.16%) Unix
8 85 (21.91%) JCL
9 82 (21.13%) SDLC
10 77 (19.85%) Agile Software Development
11 71 (18.30%) Oracle
11 71 (18.30%) CICS
12 70 (18.04%) Microsoft
13 65 (16.75%) ITIL
14 63 (16.24%) Degree
15 58 (14.95%) IBM Mainframe
15 58 (14.95%) Linux
16 49 (12.63%) zOS
17 46 (11.86%) Banking
18 43 (11.08%) SQL Server
19 41 (10.57%) HTML
19 41 (10.57%) JavaScript
19 41 (10.57%) Information Security
20 39 (10.05%) Risk Management
21 37 (9.54%) Management Information System
22 33 (8.51%) Computer Science
22 33 (8.51%) Analytical Skills
22 33 (8.51%) Enterprise Software
23 32 (8.25%) TOGAF

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 71 (18.30%) CICS
2 11 (2.84%) SAS
2 11 (2.84%) WebSphere
3 10 (2.58%) IIS
3 10 (2.58%) Oracle SOA Suite
4 5 (1.29%) WebLogic
5 4 (1.03%) BizTalk Server
5 4 (1.03%) Jetty
5 4 (1.03%) PegaRULES
5 4 (1.03%) WebSphere Application Server
6 3 (0.77%) Adobe Experience Manager
6 3 (0.77%) Apache
6 3 (0.77%) Apache Spark
6 3 (0.77%) MQSeries
6 3 (0.77%) Oracle Coherence
6 3 (0.77%) Oracle HTTP Server
6 3 (0.77%) SharePoint
6 3 (0.77%) StreamWeaver
6 3 (0.77%) Tomcat
7 1 (0.26%) JBoss
Applications
1 26 (6.70%) MS Excel
2 23 (5.93%) MS Office
3 9 (2.32%) MS PowerPoint
4 2 (0.52%) MS Visio
4 2 (0.52%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 6 (1.55%) VisionPLUS
2 4 (1.03%) WebTrends
3 3 (0.77%) Oracle Retail
3 3 (0.77%) RMDS
4 1 (0.26%) BASE24
Cloud Services
1 10 (2.58%) SaaS
2 8 (2.06%) GitHub
3 6 (1.55%) IaaS
4 4 (1.03%) Force.com
5 3 (0.77%) Amazon AWS
6 2 (0.52%) Microsoft Azure
7 1 (0.26%) IBM Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 22 (5.67%) Firewall
2 20 (5.15%) SAN
3 18 (4.64%) Network Security
4 17 (4.38%) LAN
4 17 (4.38%) WAN
5 16 (4.12%) HTTP
6 11 (2.84%) NAS
7 10 (2.58%) Internet
7 10 (2.58%) TCP/IP
8 9 (2.32%) DNS
8 9 (2.32%) MPLS
8 9 (2.32%) VPN
9 7 (1.80%) FTP
9 7 (1.80%) Intrusion Detection
9 7 (1.80%) Multicast
10 6 (1.55%) ATM
11 3 (0.77%) FCoE
11 3 (0.77%) Fibre Channel
11 3 (0.77%) HTTPS
11 3 (0.77%) SMTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 116 (29.90%) DB2
2 43 (11.08%) SQL Server
3 22 (5.67%) Relational Database
4 15 (3.87%) RDBMS
5 11 (2.84%) Data Warehouse
6 10 (2.58%) Oracle Database
7 8 (2.06%) SQL Server 2005
8 7 (1.80%) DataStage
8 7 (1.80%) Hadoop
9 6 (1.55%) Data Mining
9 6 (1.55%) Easytrieve
9 6 (1.55%) MS Access
9 6 (1.55%) SAS EBI
10 5 (1.29%) Apache Hive
10 5 (1.29%) BusinessObjects
11 4 (1.03%) Adabas
11 4 (1.03%) Big Data
11 4 (1.03%) Crystal Reports
12 3 (0.77%) HBase
12 3 (0.77%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 22 (5.67%) JIRA
2 19 (4.90%) Jenkins
3 14 (3.61%) Team Foundation Server
4 11 (2.84%) LoadRunner
5 9 (2.32%) JMeter
6 8 (2.06%) Selenium
7 7 (1.80%) JUnit
7 7 (1.80%) WebDriver
8 5 (1.29%) Eclipse
8 5 (1.29%) Selenium IDE
9 4 (1.03%) Fiddler
9 4 (1.03%) Firebug
9 4 (1.03%) The Grinder
9 4 (1.03%) Toad
9 4 (1.03%) VersionOne
9 4 (1.03%) XPEDITER
10 3 (0.77%) TeamCity
11 2 (0.52%) Maven
12 1 (0.26%) Oracle Forms
12 1 (0.26%) Subversion
General
1 172 (44.33%) Finance
2 46 (11.86%) Banking
3 31 (7.99%) Retail
4 23 (5.93%) Financial Institution
5 14 (3.61%) Telecoms
6 12 (3.09%) Back Office
7 10 (2.58%) Retail Banking
8 8 (2.06%) Advertising
9 6 (1.55%) Front Office
9 6 (1.55%) Manufacturing
10 5 (1.29%) Corporate Banking
10 5 (1.29%) Legal
10 5 (1.29%) Publishing
11 2 (0.52%) Billing
11 2 (0.52%) Investment Banking
11 2 (0.52%) Marketing
12 1 (0.26%) Japanese Language
12 1 (0.26%) Private Banking
12 1 (0.26%) Spanish Language
Job Titles
1 98 (25.26%) Analyst
2 63 (16.24%) Developer
3 58 (14.95%) Architect
4 35 (9.02%) Programmer
5 30 (7.73%) Analyst Programmer
6 29 (7.47%) COBOL Developer
7 26 (6.70%) COBOL Analyst
7 26 (6.70%) Systems Analyst
8 25 (6.44%) Java Developer
9 24 (6.19%) DB2 Developer
10 22 (5.67%) Consultant
11 19 (4.90%) Business Systems Analyst
12 18 (4.64%) COBOL Analyst Programmer
12 18 (4.64%) COBOL Programmer
12 18 (4.64%) DB2 Programmer
13 17 (4.38%) Banking Analyst
13 17 (4.38%) IT Analyst
13 17 (4.38%) Solutions Architect
14 16 (4.12%) CICS Analyst
15 15 (3.87%) SQL Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 41 (10.57%) HTML
2 25 (6.44%) JSP
3 21 (5.41%) Spring
4 20 (5.15%) Middleware
4 20 (5.15%) Web Services
4 20 (5.15%) XML
5 15 (3.87%) .NET
5 15 (3.87%) J2EE
5 15 (3.87%) SOAP
6 10 (2.58%) AngularJS
7 9 (2.32%) ASP.NET
7 9 (2.32%) CSS
7 9 (2.32%) ISPF
7 9 (2.32%) RESTful
7 9 (2.32%) Servlets
8 8 (2.06%) Ajax
8 8 (2.06%) EJB
8 8 (2.06%) Hibernate
8 8 (2.06%) JMS
9 7 (1.80%) Java RMI
Miscellaneous
1 58 (14.95%) IBM Mainframe
2 37 (9.54%) Management Information System
3 33 (8.51%) Analytical Skills
3 33 (8.51%) Computer Science
3 33 (8.51%) Enterprise Software
4 27 (6.96%) Data Centre
5 24 (6.19%) iSeries
6 20 (5.15%) VSAM
7 17 (4.38%) AS400
8 12 (3.09%) Client/Server
9 10 (2.58%) Mathematics
9 10 (2.58%) Online Banking
10 9 (2.32%) Credit Risk
10 9 (2.32%) Cryptography
11 8 (2.06%) Private Cloud
12 7 (1.80%) Reference Data
13 6 (1.55%) Data Structures
13 6 (1.55%) EMV
13 6 (1.55%) Mobile App
13 6 (1.55%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 90 (23.20%) Windows
2 86 (22.16%) Unix
3 58 (14.95%) Linux
4 49 (12.63%) zOS
5 23 (5.93%) MVS
6 18 (4.64%) AIX
6 18 (4.64%) Windows Server
7 15 (3.87%) Solaris
8 11 (2.84%) OS/390
9 9 (2.32%) Windows Server 2008
9 9 (2.32%) Windows Server 2012
10 8 (2.06%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
11 7 (1.80%) Android
11 7 (1.80%) Apple iOS
12 3 (0.77%) Windows 7
13 2 (0.52%) Windows Server 2003
14 1 (0.26%) VME
Processes & Methodologies
1 82 (21.13%) SDLC
2 77 (19.85%) Agile Software Development
3 65 (16.75%) ITIL
4 41 (10.57%) Information Security
5 39 (10.05%) Risk Management
6 32 (8.25%) TOGAF
7 31 (7.99%) Service Management
8 29 (7.47%) Test Scripting
9 28 (7.22%) Change Management
9 28 (7.22%) Migration
9 28 (7.22%) SOA
10 25 (6.44%) Waterfall
11 24 (6.19%) Business Analysis
11 24 (6.19%) Mentoring
11 24 (6.19%) UML
12 22 (5.67%) Security Architecture
12 22 (5.67%) Stakeholder Management
13 21 (5.41%) Data Analysis
13 21 (5.41%) Portfolio Management
13 21 (5.41%) Project Management
Programming Languages
1 117 (30.15%) Java
2 116 (29.90%) SQL
3 99 (25.52%) COBOL
4 85 (21.91%) JCL
5 41 (10.57%) JavaScript
6 24 (6.19%) C
7 22 (5.67%) C#
8 11 (2.84%) REXX
9 9 (2.32%) Python
9 9 (2.32%) VB
10 7 (1.80%) VB6
11 6 (1.55%) Assembly Language
12 5 (1.29%) C++
13 4 (1.03%) Apex Code
13 4 (1.03%) T-SQL
14 3 (0.77%) CLIST
14 3 (0.77%) RPG
14 3 (0.77%) RPG IV
15 2 (0.52%) PL/SQL
15 2 (0.52%) VBA
Qualifications
1 63 (16.24%) Degree
2 16 (4.12%) CISSP
3 15 (3.87%) CISM
4 11 (2.84%) ISTQB
5 7 (1.80%) CISA
5 7 (1.80%) Microsoft Certification
6 6 (1.55%) ISEB
7 5 (1.29%) Cisco Certification
7 5 (1.29%) ITIL Certification
7 5 (1.29%) SAS Certification
7 5 (1.29%) SC Cleared
7 5 (1.29%) Security Cleared
8 3 (0.77%) (ISC)2 CCSP
8 3 (0.77%) CRISC
8 3 (0.77%) PhD
9 2 (0.52%) CBAP
9 2 (0.52%) CCNA
9 2 (0.52%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
10 1 (0.26%) PMI Certification
10 1 (0.26%) Sun Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 25 (6.44%) QA
2 23 (5.93%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 14 (3.61%) PCI DSS
4 10 (2.58%) COBIT
5 9 (2.32%) PMBOK
6 7 (1.80%) SLA
7 3 (0.77%) ISO27002
7 3 (0.77%) Sarbanes-Oxley
8 1 (0.26%) ISO 8583
8 1 (0.26%) ISO20022
System Software
1 21 (5.41%) VMware Infrastructure
2 15 (3.87%) RACF
3 10 (2.58%) Time Sharing Option
4 9 (2.32%) Active Directory
4 9 (2.32%) XenApp
4 9 (2.32%) XenDesktop
5 5 (1.29%) ACF2
5 5 (1.29%) Tivoli Workload Scheduler
6 4 (1.03%) Virtual Machines
7 3 (0.77%) HDFS
7 3 (0.77%) Job Entry Subsystem
7 3 (0.77%) NFS
7 3 (0.77%) Oracle RAC
7 3 (0.77%) SRDF
8 1 (0.26%) Virtual Servers
Systems Management
1 18 (4.64%) Tivoli
2 15 (3.87%) SCCM
3 8 (2.06%) HP Quality Center
3 8 (2.06%) Puppet
4 7 (1.80%) Host Intrusion Detection System
5 4 (1.03%) Opscode Chef
5 4 (1.03%) ServiceCenter
5 4 (1.03%) zSecure
6 3 (0.77%) Control-M
6 3 (0.77%) Oozie
7 2 (0.52%) BMC PATROL
8 1 (0.26%) CA Endevor
8 1 (0.26%) RSA Archer
Vendors
1 129 (33.25%) IBM
2 71 (18.30%) Oracle
3 70 (18.04%) Microsoft
4 28 (7.22%) VMware
5 19 (4.90%) Cisco
5 19 (4.90%) Cognizant
6 14 (3.61%) Ab Initio
7 12 (3.09%) Citrix
7 12 (3.09%) HP
8 11 (2.84%) Salesforce.com
9 10 (2.58%) Sybase
10 8 (2.06%) CA
10 8 (2.06%) EMC
10 8 (2.06%) Red Hat
10 8 (2.06%) webMethods
11 6 (1.55%) Informatica
12 5 (1.29%) Cognos
12 5 (1.29%) Hitachi
12 5 (1.29%) Pega
12 5 (1.29%) Software AG
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Lloyds Banking Group
Salary: £39000 - £45800 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 2 hours ago
South East London
Lloyds Banking Group
Salary: £39000 - £54150 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 2 hours ago
Halifax, West Yorkshire
Lloyds Banking Group
Salary: £39000 - £45800 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 2 hours ago
Sunderland, Tyne and Wear
Infotel UK Consulting
Salary: Competitive + Benefits
Posted: 6 hours ago
London
Oliver James Associates
Salary: £50000 - £55000 per annum + Car, PMI, Flexible benefits
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Berkshire
Spargonet Consulting Plc
Salary: £50000 - £55000 per annum, Benefits Excellent Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Bedford, Bedfordshire
Polar Recruitment
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum + + Car (7K) + Bonus (c.7K) + Bens
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Premier IT
Salary: £65000.00 - £75000.00 per annum + car allowance, bonus (15%), Package
Posted: Yesterday
Marlow, Buckinghamshire
Dun & Bradstreet Global Careers
Posted: 2 days ago
Bournemouth, Dorset
JP Morgan
Salary: From £0 to £0 per annum Competative Salary + Benefits
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Staines, Middlesex
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Salary: From £60,000 to £80,000 per annum Neg salary plus variable plus benefi
Posted: Yesterday
London
Informatiq Consulting
Salary: £60000 - £85000 per annum + BONUS, CAR ALLOWANCE, PENSION
Posted: 3 days ago
Horsham, South East, UK
Wipro
Salary: Highly Competitive Salary
Posted: 9 days ago
London
Spring Technology
Salary: £80000.00 - £100000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Nottingham
Experian
Salary: Pension + benefits package
Posted: 8 days ago
Wilmslow, Cheshire
Resource Management
Salary: £50000 - £62000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Winchester, Hampshire
IBM Client Innovation Centre - Hursley
Salary: From £30,000 to £50,000 per annum Dependant on Experience
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London
Wipro
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London
Wipro
Posted: 14 days ago