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 20 February 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
20 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Mainframes
UK / England
Rank 733 626 587
Rank change year-on-year
-107 -39
Permanent jobs citing Mainframe 106 322 372
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 0.13% 0.34% 0.37%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 0.35% 0.84% 0.96%
Number of salaries quoted 64 202 265
Median salary £52,500 £47,500 £61,215
Median salary % change year-on-year
+10.52% -22.40%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,750 £24,244 £39,800
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £67,500 £91,000
UK excluding London median salary £50,000 £44,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year
+13.63% -12.00%

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
30578 38259 38833
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 38.53% 40.67% 39.05%
Number of salaries quoted 24931 31054 31538
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 £28,000
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 20 February 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 20 February 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
London -22 40 £56,250 +8.17% 12
South East -15 18 £52,500 - 2
North West -23 18 £45,000 -2.17% 6
Yorkshire +12 8 £31,500 +14.54% 1
East of England +32 7 £50,000 -13.04%
East Midlands -30 7 - - 4
South West +4 6 - - 4
West Midlands +27 1 - -
Mainframe
UK

Mainframe
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 20 February 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.

1 141 (45.19%) Finance
2 98 (31.41%) IBM
3 93 (29.81%) SQL
3 93 (29.81%) DB2
4 84 (26.92%) Java
5 74 (23.72%) Windows
6 73 (23.40%) COBOL
7 70 (22.44%) Unix
8 66 (21.15%) Oracle
9 62 (19.87%) JCL
9 62 (19.87%) Agile Software Development
10 58 (18.59%) Linux
11 57 (18.27%) CICS
12 47 (15.06%) Microsoft
13 46 (14.74%) ITIL
13 46 (14.74%) Information Security
13 46 (14.74%) SDLC
14 43 (13.78%) Degree
14 43 (13.78%) zOS
15 39 (12.50%) Migration
15 39 (12.50%) IBM Mainframe
16 38 (12.18%) Banking
17 37 (11.86%) Management Information System
18 33 (10.58%) Risk Management
18 33 (10.58%) JavaScript
19 31 (9.94%) SQL Server
20 27 (8.65%) HTML
21 26 (8.33%) UML
21 26 (8.33%) iSeries
22 25 (8.01%) Analytical Skills

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 57 (18.27%) CICS
2 14 (4.49%) WebSphere
3 8 (2.56%) Oracle SOA Suite
4 6 (1.92%) SAS
4 6 (1.92%) WebLogic
5 5 (1.60%) IIS
6 4 (1.28%) JBoss
6 4 (1.28%) WebSphere Application Server
7 3 (0.96%) Apache
7 3 (0.96%) Apache Spark
7 3 (0.96%) BizTalk Server
7 3 (0.96%) DataSynapse
7 3 (0.96%) Oracle Coherence
7 3 (0.96%) Oracle HTTP Server
7 3 (0.96%) Tomcat
8 2 (0.64%) Adobe Experience Manager
8 2 (0.64%) Oracle Workflow
8 2 (0.64%) SharePoint
9 1 (0.32%) MQSeries
9 1 (0.32%) Tuxedo
Applications
1 22 (7.05%) MS Excel
2 15 (4.81%) MS Office
3 6 (1.92%) MS PowerPoint
4 5 (1.60%) MS Visio
5 1 (0.32%) EngageOne
5 1 (0.32%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 4 (1.28%) WebTrends
2 3 (0.96%) Oracle Retail
2 3 (0.96%) RMDS
3 2 (0.64%) VisionPLUS
4 1 (0.32%) BASE24
4 1 (0.32%) BusinessWorks
4 1 (0.32%) SAP Retail
Cloud Services
1 6 (1.92%) IaaS
1 6 (1.92%) SaaS
2 3 (0.96%) Amazon AWS
2 3 (0.96%) Force.com
2 3 (0.96%) GitHub
3 2 (0.64%) Microsoft Azure
4 1 (0.32%) Google Analytics
4 1 (0.32%) IBM Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 20 (6.41%) Firewall
2 17 (5.45%) SAN
3 15 (4.81%) LAN
3 15 (4.81%) WAN
4 14 (4.49%) Network Security
5 11 (3.53%) Internet
6 9 (2.88%) HTTP
7 8 (2.56%) DNS
8 7 (2.24%) Intrusion Detection
8 7 (2.24%) MPLS
8 7 (2.24%) Multicast
8 7 (2.24%) VPN
9 5 (1.60%) ATM
10 4 (1.28%) FTP
10 4 (1.28%) TCP/IP
11 3 (0.96%) FCoE
11 3 (0.96%) Fibre Channel
11 3 (0.96%) NAS
12 2 (0.64%) HTTPS
13 1 (0.32%) ISDN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 93 (29.81%) DB2
2 31 (9.94%) SQL Server
3 24 (7.69%) Relational Database
4 15 (4.81%) Oracle Database
4 15 (4.81%) RDBMS
5 9 (2.88%) Big Data
5 9 (2.88%) Data Warehouse
5 9 (2.88%) SQL Server 2005
6 8 (2.56%) Hadoop
7 7 (2.24%) Oracle Reports
8 6 (1.92%) DataStage
9 5 (1.60%) BusinessObjects
10 4 (1.28%) Adabas
10 4 (1.28%) Crystal Reports
10 4 (1.28%) Data Mining
11 3 (0.96%) Apache Hive
11 3 (0.96%) Easytrieve
11 3 (0.96%) HBase
11 3 (0.96%) MS Access
11 3 (0.96%) NoSQL
Development Applications
1 16 (5.13%) JIRA
2 11 (3.53%) Jenkins
3 8 (2.56%) Team Foundation Server
4 6 (1.92%) LoadRunner
4 6 (1.92%) Selenium
5 4 (1.28%) ClearCase
5 4 (1.28%) Subversion
5 4 (1.28%) VersionOne
5 4 (1.28%) WebDriver
6 3 (0.96%) Fiddler
6 3 (0.96%) Firebug
6 3 (0.96%) TeamCity
7 2 (0.64%) JMeter
7 2 (0.64%) Maven
7 2 (0.64%) The Grinder
7 2 (0.64%) Toad
8 1 (0.32%) CA Gen
8 1 (0.32%) Git (software)
8 1 (0.32%) gulp
8 1 (0.32%) Selenium IDE
General
1 141 (45.19%) Finance
2 38 (12.18%) Banking
3 21 (6.73%) Retail
4 15 (4.81%) Telecoms
5 14 (4.49%) Financial Institution
6 11 (3.53%) Back Office
7 10 (3.21%) Advertising
8 9 (2.88%) Legal
9 8 (2.56%) Corporate Banking
9 8 (2.56%) Investment Banking
10 5 (1.60%) Manufacturing
10 5 (1.60%) Publishing
11 3 (0.96%) Billing
11 3 (0.96%) Marketing
12 2 (0.64%) Retail Banking
13 1 (0.32%) French Language
13 1 (0.32%) German Language
13 1 (0.32%) Japanese Language
13 1 (0.32%) Private Banking
13 1 (0.32%) Spanish Language
Job Titles
1 81 (25.96%) Analyst
2 47 (15.06%) Architect
3 36 (11.54%) Developer
3 36 (11.54%) Programmer
4 35 (11.22%) Analyst Programmer
5 29 (9.29%) COBOL Analyst
6 21 (6.73%) COBOL Analyst Programmer
6 21 (6.73%) COBOL Programmer
6 21 (6.73%) DB2 Programmer
7 20 (6.41%) CICS Analyst
7 20 (6.41%) Consultant
8 18 (5.77%) CICS Programmer
9 17 (5.45%) COBOL Developer
10 14 (4.49%) DB2 Developer
11 13 (4.17%) Lead Developer
12 12 (3.85%) Mainframe Analyst
12 12 (3.85%) Project Manager
12 12 (3.85%) Systems Analyst
13 11 (3.53%) Designer
14 10 (3.21%) Test Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 27 (8.65%) HTML
2 23 (7.37%) Web Services
3 21 (6.73%) XML
4 17 (5.45%) Middleware
5 16 (5.13%) JSP
6 15 (4.81%) .NET
7 13 (4.17%) SOAP
8 11 (3.53%) CSS
9 10 (3.21%) Ajax
9 10 (3.21%) J2EE
9 10 (3.21%) Spring
10 9 (2.88%) ASP.NET
10 9 (2.88%) RESTful
11 8 (2.56%) JMS
11 8 (2.56%) WCF
12 7 (2.24%) EJB
12 7 (2.24%) Servlets
13 6 (1.92%) ISPF
13 6 (1.92%) JSON
13 6 (1.92%) XSD
Miscellaneous
1 39 (12.50%) IBM Mainframe
2 37 (11.86%) Management Information System
3 26 (8.33%) iSeries
4 25 (8.01%) Analytical Skills
5 21 (6.73%) AS400
6 19 (6.09%) Enterprise Software
7 18 (5.77%) Data Centre
8 14 (4.49%) Computer Science
9 9 (2.88%) VSAM
10 7 (2.24%) Mobile App
10 7 (2.24%) Virtual Team
11 6 (1.92%) Client/Server
11 6 (1.92%) Private Cloud
11 6 (1.92%) User Experience
12 5 (1.60%) Credit Risk
12 5 (1.60%) Data Structures
12 5 (1.60%) Tandem
13 4 (1.28%) Cybercrime
13 4 (1.28%) Hedge funds
13 4 (1.28%) Social Media
Operating Systems
1 74 (23.72%) Windows
2 70 (22.44%) Unix
3 58 (18.59%) Linux
4 43 (13.78%) zOS
5 14 (4.49%) MVS
5 14 (4.49%) Windows Server
6 13 (4.17%) Solaris
7 10 (3.21%) AIX
8 8 (2.56%) OS/390
8 8 (2.56%) Windows Server 2012
9 7 (2.24%) Windows Server 2008
10 6 (1.92%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
11 3 (0.96%) Windows 7
12 2 (0.64%) Android
12 2 (0.64%) Apple iOS
12 2 (0.64%) HPUX
13 1 (0.32%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 62 (19.87%) Agile Software Development
2 46 (14.74%) Information Security
2 46 (14.74%) ITIL
2 46 (14.74%) SDLC
3 39 (12.50%) Migration
4 33 (10.58%) Risk Management
5 26 (8.33%) UML
6 25 (8.01%) Data Analysis
6 25 (8.01%) Service Management
7 22 (7.05%) TOGAF
8 21 (6.73%) Waterfall
9 20 (6.41%) Security Architecture
10 19 (6.09%) Business Analysis
10 19 (6.09%) Incident Management
10 19 (6.09%) SOA
11 17 (5.45%) Project Management
11 17 (5.45%) Stakeholder Management
12 15 (4.81%) Enterprise Architecture
12 15 (4.81%) Mentoring
12 15 (4.81%) Presales
Programming Languages
1 93 (29.81%) SQL
2 84 (26.92%) Java
3 73 (23.40%) COBOL
4 62 (19.87%) JCL
5 33 (10.58%) JavaScript
6 20 (6.41%) C
7 18 (5.77%) C#
8 10 (3.21%) C++
8 10 (3.21%) VB
9 8 (2.56%) VB6
10 7 (2.24%) Python
11 6 (1.92%) Assembly Language
12 5 (1.60%) PL/SQL
13 4 (1.28%) Perl
13 4 (1.28%) T-SQL
14 3 (0.96%) PowerShell
14 3 (0.96%) REXX
14 3 (0.96%) RPG
14 3 (0.96%) RPG IV
14 3 (0.96%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 43 (13.78%) Degree
2 23 (7.37%) CISSP
3 21 (6.73%) CISM
4 11 (3.53%) CISA
5 8 (2.56%) ISTQB
5 8 (2.56%) Microsoft Certification
6 5 (1.60%) (ISC)2 CCSP
6 5 (1.60%) CBAP
6 5 (1.60%) Cisco Certification
6 5 (1.60%) CRISC
6 5 (1.60%) ITIL Certification
7 4 (1.28%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
8 3 (0.96%) SC Cleared
8 3 (0.96%) Security Cleared
9 1 (0.32%) HNC
9 1 (0.32%) HND
9 1 (0.32%) ISEB
9 1 (0.32%) PMI Certification
9 1 (0.32%) Postgraduate
9 1 (0.32%) Sun Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 24 (7.69%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 19 (6.09%) PCI DSS
3 18 (5.77%) QA
4 7 (2.24%) PMBOK
5 6 (1.92%) COBIT
6 5 (1.60%) ISO27002
7 3 (0.96%) SLA
8 2 (0.64%) Sarbanes-Oxley
9 1 (0.32%) SDET
System Software
1 18 (5.77%) VMware Infrastructure
2 14 (4.49%) RACF
3 11 (3.53%) Active Directory
4 7 (2.24%) Time Sharing Option
4 7 (2.24%) XenApp
4 7 (2.24%) XenDesktop
5 4 (1.28%) Tivoli Workload Scheduler
6 3 (0.96%) HDFS
6 3 (0.96%) NDS
6 3 (0.96%) NetIQ eDirectory
6 3 (0.96%) NFS
6 3 (0.96%) Oracle RAC
6 3 (0.96%) SRDF
6 3 (0.96%) XYGATE
7 2 (0.64%) ACF2
8 1 (0.32%) Job Entry Subsystem
8 1 (0.32%) Virtual Machines
8 1 (0.32%) Virtual Servers
Systems Management
1 21 (6.73%) Tivoli
2 11 (3.53%) SCCM
3 7 (2.24%) Host Intrusion Detection System
4 5 (1.60%) zSecure
5 4 (1.28%) HP Quality Center
5 4 (1.28%) Opscode Chef
5 4 (1.28%) Puppet
6 3 (0.96%) Computer Incident Response Team
6 3 (0.96%) CSIRT
6 3 (0.96%) Oozie
7 2 (0.64%) BMC PATROL
7 2 (0.64%) CA Endevor
7 2 (0.64%) ServiceCenter
8 1 (0.32%) Control-M
8 1 (0.32%) HP SiteScope
8 1 (0.32%) IBM BigFix
8 1 (0.32%) Netcool
8 1 (0.32%) Perfmon
8 1 (0.32%) SCOM
Vendors
1 98 (31.41%) IBM
2 66 (21.15%) Oracle
3 47 (15.06%) Microsoft
4 23 (7.37%) VMware
5 16 (5.13%) Cisco
6 9 (2.88%) Citrix
6 9 (2.88%) HP
7 8 (2.56%) Cognizant
7 8 (2.56%) EMC
8 7 (2.24%) CA
9 6 (1.92%) NetApp
10 5 (1.60%) Ab Initio
10 5 (1.60%) Hitachi
10 5 (1.60%) Red Hat
10 5 (1.60%) Sybase
10 5 (1.60%) Teradata
11 4 (1.28%) Informatica
11 4 (1.28%) Intel
11 4 (1.28%) Salesforce.com
11 4 (1.28%) TIBCO
Bracknell, Berkshire
Spargonet Consulting Plc
Salary: £50000 - £55000 per annum, Benefits Pension, Life, Health and 25 days
Posted: 17 hours ago
Cheshire
Harvey Nash plc
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum
Posted: 9 hours ago
Knutsford
Tectre Limited
Salary: £45,000 - £55,000 per year dependent on experience
Posted: 3 days ago
Knutsford, Cheshire
Certus Sales Recruitment
Salary: 45-55k + Great Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Knutsford, Cheshire
HAYS INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY
Salary: £45000.00 - £55000.00 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
South East London
Haybrook IT Resourcing Ltd
Salary: From £50,000 to £70,000 per annum Bonus + Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
London
Oliver James Associates
Salary: £50000 - £55000 per annum + Car, PMI, Flexible benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Nottingham
Churchill Frank
Salary: £28000 - £35000 per annum
Posted: 7 days ago
Nottinghamshire
Experian
Salary: Pension, Bonus
Posted: 13 days ago
Nottingham
Experian
Salary: Pension + benefits package
Posted: 12 days ago
Nottinghamshire
Experian
Salary: Pension, Bonus
Posted: 11 days ago
Horsham, Sussex, UK
WIPRO
Posted: 14 days ago
London
Huxley
Salary: £55000 - £80000 per annum + Package
Posted: 12 days ago
East London
Cognizant
Salary: Unspecified Competitive + Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
East London
Cognizant
Salary: Unspecified Competitive + Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
London
JM
Posted: 5 days ago
Wilmslow, Cheshire
Resource Management
Salary: £50000 - £62000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Cheshire
JM
Posted: 5 days ago
Hayes, Middlesex
ReThink Recruitment
Posted: 6 days ago
City of London
Mason Frank International
Salary: £70000 - £80000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 18 days ago
Bournemouth, Dorset
JP Morgan
Salary: Unspecified We offer highly competitive benefits including pension
Posted: 21 days ago
Bristol, Avon
Hargreaves Lansdown
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 24 days ago
Bournemouth, Dorset
JP Morgan
Salary: Unspecified We offer highly competitive benefits
Posted: 26 days ago
London
Churchill Frank
Posted: 12 days ago
North Yorkshire
The Bridge Ltd
Salary: From £0 to £25,000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Bournemouth, Dorset
JP Morgan
Salary: Unspecified We offer highly competitive benefits
Posted: 26 days ago