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 24 January 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
24 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Mainframes
UK / England
Rank 700 601 573
Rank change year-on-year
-99 -28
Permanent jobs citing Mainframe 140 315 378
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 0.18% 0.34% 0.39%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 0.44% 0.80% 0.96%
Number of salaries quoted 101 200 280
Median salary £52,500 £50,000 £60,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+5.00% -16.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £33,967 £37,250
10% offered a salary of more than £80,000 £77,650 £82,500
UK excluding London median salary £50,000 £43,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year
+16.27% -14.00%

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
32031 39480 39517
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 40.64% 42.71% 40.79%
Number of salaries quoted 26309 32172 32282
Median salary £50,000 £50,000 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +5.26%
90% offered a salary of more than £29,000 £30,000 £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 24 January 2017.

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 24 January 2017. 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 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 +20 42 £52,500 - 2
London -33 41 £60,000 +9.09% 10
North West -32 22 £37,500 -18.47% 3
Yorkshire +28 12 £25,250 -19.20% 1
East of England +27 11 £50,000 +33.33%
South West +2 8 £37,500 -6.25% 1
East Midlands -26 4 £42,500 +25.00%
West Midlands -5 1 - -
Mainframe
UK

Mainframe
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 24 January 2017, 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.

1 157 (46.04%) Finance
2 109 (31.96%) IBM
3 106 (31.09%) SQL
4 104 (30.50%) Java
5 100 (29.33%) DB2
6 81 (23.75%) COBOL
7 72 (21.11%) Windows
8 69 (20.23%) Unix
8 69 (20.23%) Oracle
9 68 (19.94%) JCL
10 67 (19.65%) Agile Software Development
11 64 (18.77%) CICS
12 60 (17.60%) Microsoft
13 59 (17.30%) SDLC
14 56 (16.42%) Linux
15 47 (13.78%) ITIL
16 45 (13.20%) Banking
17 44 (12.90%) Information Security
17 44 (12.90%) Degree
18 43 (12.61%) zOS
19 41 (12.02%) JavaScript
19 41 (12.02%) IBM Mainframe
20 37 (10.85%) HTML
21 36 (10.56%) SQL Server
21 36 (10.56%) Migration
22 35 (10.26%) Risk Management
23 33 (9.68%) Management Information System
24 29 (8.50%) TOGAF
24 29 (8.50%) Analytical Skills
25 26 (7.62%) Enterprise Software

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 64 (18.77%) CICS
2 14 (4.11%) WebSphere
3 10 (2.93%) Oracle SOA Suite
4 7 (2.05%) WebLogic
5 6 (1.76%) SAS
6 5 (1.47%) IIS
7 4 (1.17%) BizTalk Server
7 4 (1.17%) WebSphere Application Server
8 3 (0.88%) Apache
8 3 (0.88%) Apache Spark
8 3 (0.88%) JBoss
8 3 (0.88%) Oracle Coherence
8 3 (0.88%) Oracle HTTP Server
8 3 (0.88%) SharePoint
8 3 (0.88%) Tomcat
9 2 (0.59%) Adobe Experience Manager
9 2 (0.59%) Jetty
9 2 (0.59%) Oracle Workflow
10 1 (0.29%) MQSeries
10 1 (0.29%) Oracle Application Server
Applications
1 24 (7.04%) MS Excel
2 19 (5.57%) MS Office
3 7 (2.05%) MS PowerPoint
4 4 (1.17%) MS Visio
5 2 (0.59%) Spreadsheet
6 1 (0.29%) EngageOne
Business Applications
1 4 (1.17%) VisionPLUS
1 4 (1.17%) WebTrends
2 3 (0.88%) Oracle Retail
2 3 (0.88%) RMDS
3 1 (0.29%) BASE24
3 1 (0.29%) SAP Retail
Cloud Services
1 6 (1.76%) GitHub
1 6 (1.76%) IaaS
1 6 (1.76%) SaaS
2 4 (1.17%) Force.com
3 2 (0.59%) Amazon AWS
4 1 (0.29%) Google Analytics
4 1 (0.29%) IBM Cloud
4 1 (0.29%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 21 (6.16%) Firewall
2 18 (5.28%) SAN
3 16 (4.69%) Network Security
4 14 (4.11%) HTTP
4 14 (4.11%) LAN
4 14 (4.11%) WAN
5 13 (3.81%) Internet
6 8 (2.35%) DNS
7 7 (2.05%) Intrusion Detection
7 7 (2.05%) MPLS
7 7 (2.05%) Multicast
7 7 (2.05%) VPN
8 6 (1.76%) ATM
9 5 (1.47%) FTP
9 5 (1.47%) TCP/IP
10 3 (0.88%) FCoE
10 3 (0.88%) Fibre Channel
10 3 (0.88%) NAS
11 2 (0.59%) HTTPS
11 2 (0.59%) SMTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 100 (29.33%) DB2
2 36 (10.56%) SQL Server
3 25 (7.33%) Relational Database
4 16 (4.69%) Oracle Database
4 16 (4.69%) RDBMS
5 9 (2.64%) SQL Server 2005
6 7 (2.05%) Big Data
6 7 (2.05%) Hadoop
6 7 (2.05%) Oracle Reports
7 6 (1.76%) Data Warehouse
7 6 (1.76%) DataStage
8 5 (1.47%) BusinessObjects
8 5 (1.47%) Data Mining
8 5 (1.47%) MS Access
9 4 (1.17%) Apache Hive
9 4 (1.17%) Crystal Reports
10 3 (0.88%) Adabas
10 3 (0.88%) HBase
10 3 (0.88%) NoSQL
10 3 (0.88%) Sqoop
Development Applications
1 14 (4.11%) JIRA
2 10 (2.93%) Jenkins
2 10 (2.93%) Team Foundation Server
3 7 (2.05%) LoadRunner
4 4 (1.17%) Fiddler
4 4 (1.17%) Firebug
4 4 (1.17%) Selenium
4 4 (1.17%) VersionOne
5 3 (0.88%) ClearCase
5 3 (0.88%) JMeter
5 3 (0.88%) Subversion
5 3 (0.88%) TeamCity
5 3 (0.88%) The Grinder
5 3 (0.88%) Toad
5 3 (0.88%) WebDriver
6 2 (0.59%) Maven
7 1 (0.29%) ChangeMan
7 1 (0.29%) Git (software)
7 1 (0.29%) JUnit
7 1 (0.29%) Oracle Forms
General
1 157 (46.04%) Finance
2 45 (13.20%) Banking
3 23 (6.74%) Retail
4 18 (5.28%) Financial Institution
5 14 (4.11%) Telecoms
6 10 (2.93%) Back Office
7 9 (2.64%) Advertising
8 8 (2.35%) Investment Banking
9 7 (2.05%) Corporate Banking
9 7 (2.05%) Legal
10 6 (1.76%) Manufacturing
11 5 (1.47%) Publishing
11 5 (1.47%) Retail Banking
12 3 (0.88%) Billing
12 3 (0.88%) Front Office
12 3 (0.88%) Marketing
13 1 (0.29%) French Language
13 1 (0.29%) German Language
13 1 (0.29%) Japanese Language
13 1 (0.29%) Private Banking
Job Titles
1 91 (26.69%) Analyst
2 58 (17.01%) Architect
3 47 (13.78%) Developer
4 36 (10.56%) Programmer
5 34 (9.97%) Analyst Programmer
6 29 (8.50%) COBOL Analyst
7 25 (7.33%) COBOL Developer
8 21 (6.16%) COBOL Analyst Programmer
8 21 (6.16%) COBOL Programmer
8 21 (6.16%) DB2 Developer
8 21 (6.16%) DB2 Programmer
9 20 (5.87%) CICS Analyst
9 20 (5.87%) Consultant
10 19 (5.57%) CICS Programmer
10 19 (5.57%) Java Developer
11 18 (5.28%) Systems Analyst
12 15 (4.40%) Solutions Architect
13 13 (3.81%) Applications Support
13 13 (3.81%) Lead Developer
13 13 (3.81%) Project Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 37 (10.85%) HTML
2 26 (7.62%) JSP
3 19 (5.57%) Spring
4 18 (5.28%) Middleware
4 18 (5.28%) Web Services
5 17 (4.99%) XML
6 15 (4.40%) .NET
6 15 (4.40%) J2EE
6 15 (4.40%) SOAP
7 10 (2.93%) Ajax
7 10 (2.93%) ASP.NET
7 10 (2.93%) CSS
7 10 (2.93%) EJB
7 10 (2.93%) JMS
7 10 (2.93%) RESTful
7 10 (2.93%) Servlets
8 8 (2.35%) AngularJS
8 8 (2.35%) WCF
9 7 (2.05%) Java RMI
9 7 (2.05%) JSON
Miscellaneous
1 41 (12.02%) IBM Mainframe
2 33 (9.68%) Management Information System
3 29 (8.50%) Analytical Skills
4 26 (7.62%) Enterprise Software
4 26 (7.62%) iSeries
5 20 (5.87%) AS400
6 18 (5.28%) Data Centre
7 16 (4.69%) Computer Science
8 12 (3.52%) VSAM
9 10 (2.93%) Client/Server
10 8 (2.35%) Credit Risk
10 8 (2.35%) Virtual Team
11 7 (2.05%) Data Structures
11 7 (2.05%) Mobile App
12 6 (1.76%) Private Cloud
12 6 (1.76%) User Experience
13 5 (1.47%) Hedge funds
13 5 (1.47%) Mathematics
13 5 (1.47%) Online Banking
13 5 (1.47%) Reference Data
Operating Systems
1 72 (21.11%) Windows
2 69 (20.23%) Unix
3 56 (16.42%) Linux
4 43 (12.61%) zOS
5 15 (4.40%) Windows Server
6 14 (4.11%) MVS
6 14 (4.11%) Solaris
7 10 (2.93%) AIX
7 10 (2.93%) OS/390
8 8 (2.35%) Windows Server 2012
9 7 (2.05%) Windows Server 2008
10 5 (1.47%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
11 3 (0.88%) Windows 7
12 2 (0.59%) Android
12 2 (0.59%) Apple iOS
13 1 (0.29%) HPUX
13 1 (0.29%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 67 (19.65%) Agile Software Development
2 59 (17.30%) SDLC
3 47 (13.78%) ITIL
4 44 (12.90%) Information Security
5 36 (10.56%) Migration
6 35 (10.26%) Risk Management
7 29 (8.50%) TOGAF
8 26 (7.62%) Business Analysis
8 26 (7.62%) SOA
8 26 (7.62%) UML
9 25 (7.33%) Data Analysis
9 25 (7.33%) Service Management
10 23 (6.74%) Security Architecture
11 21 (6.16%) Change Management
12 20 (5.87%) Test Scripting
13 19 (5.57%) Incident Management
13 19 (5.57%) Project Management
14 17 (4.99%) Continuous Integration
14 17 (4.99%) Waterfall
15 16 (4.69%) Mentoring
Programming Languages
1 106 (31.09%) SQL
2 104 (30.50%) Java
3 81 (23.75%) COBOL
4 68 (19.94%) JCL
5 41 (12.02%) JavaScript
6 22 (6.45%) C#
7 20 (5.87%) C
8 10 (2.93%) Python
9 9 (2.64%) C++
9 9 (2.64%) VB
10 8 (2.35%) VB6
11 4 (1.17%) Apex Code
11 4 (1.17%) Assembly Language
11 4 (1.17%) PL/SQL
11 4 (1.17%) REXX
12 3 (0.88%) Perl
12 3 (0.88%) PowerShell
12 3 (0.88%) RPG
12 3 (0.88%) RPG IV
12 3 (0.88%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 44 (12.90%) Degree
2 20 (5.87%) CISSP
3 18 (5.28%) CISM
4 8 (2.35%) CISA
4 8 (2.35%) Microsoft Certification
5 7 (2.05%) ISTQB
6 5 (1.47%) ITIL Certification
7 4 (1.17%) CBAP
8 3 (0.88%) (ISC)2 CCSP
8 3 (0.88%) Cisco Certification
8 3 (0.88%) CRISC
8 3 (0.88%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
8 3 (0.88%) SC Cleared
8 3 (0.88%) Security Cleared
9 1 (0.29%) CIMA
9 1 (0.29%) HNC
9 1 (0.29%) HND
9 1 (0.29%) ISEB
9 1 (0.29%) PMI Certification
9 1 (0.29%) Sun Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 24 (7.04%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 17 (4.99%) PCI DSS
3 16 (4.69%) QA
4 7 (2.05%) COBIT
4 7 (2.05%) PMBOK
5 3 (0.88%) ISO27002
5 3 (0.88%) SLA
6 2 (0.59%) Sarbanes-Oxley
7 1 (0.29%) ISO 8583
7 1 (0.29%) ISO20022
System Software
1 18 (5.28%) VMware Infrastructure
2 12 (3.52%) Active Directory
3 11 (3.23%) RACF
4 7 (2.05%) Time Sharing Option
4 7 (2.05%) XenApp
4 7 (2.05%) XenDesktop
5 4 (1.17%) Tivoli Workload Scheduler
6 3 (0.88%) ACF2
6 3 (0.88%) HDFS
6 3 (0.88%) NDS
6 3 (0.88%) NetIQ eDirectory
6 3 (0.88%) NFS
6 3 (0.88%) Oracle RAC
6 3 (0.88%) SRDF
6 3 (0.88%) Virtual Machines
7 1 (0.29%) Job Entry Subsystem
7 1 (0.29%) Virtual Servers
Systems Management
1 21 (6.16%) Tivoli
2 12 (3.52%) SCCM
3 7 (2.05%) Host Intrusion Detection System
4 4 (1.17%) HP Quality Center
4 4 (1.17%) Opscode Chef
4 4 (1.17%) Puppet
4 4 (1.17%) zSecure
5 3 (0.88%) Computer Incident Response Team
5 3 (0.88%) CSIRT
5 3 (0.88%) Oozie
5 3 (0.88%) ServiceCenter
6 2 (0.59%) BMC PATROL
6 2 (0.59%) CA Endevor
7 1 (0.29%) Control-M
7 1 (0.29%) HP SiteScope
7 1 (0.29%) Perfmon
Vendors
1 109 (31.96%) IBM
2 69 (20.23%) Oracle
3 60 (17.60%) Microsoft
4 23 (6.74%) VMware
5 15 (4.40%) Cisco
6 9 (2.64%) Citrix
6 9 (2.64%) Cognizant
7 8 (2.35%) EMC
7 8 (2.35%) HP
7 8 (2.35%) Sybase
8 6 (1.76%) NetApp
9 5 (1.47%) CA
9 5 (1.47%) Hitachi
9 5 (1.47%) Informatica
9 5 (1.47%) Red Hat
9 5 (1.47%) Salesforce.com
10 4 (1.17%) Ab Initio
10 4 (1.17%) CA Agile Central
10 4 (1.17%) Intel
10 4 (1.17%) Unisys
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