The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Mainframe in IT jobs advertised for the Glasgow region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Mainframe over the 3 months to 13 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
13 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Mainframes
Rank 112 84 105
Rank change year-on-year
-28 +21
Permanent jobs citing Mainframe 3 11 5
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Glasgow 0.22% 1.01% 0.41%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 0.52% 2.72% 1.05%
Number of salaries quoted 0 10 4
Average salary - £45,000 £50,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- -10.89%
UK excluding London average salary £44,000 £50,000 £43,750
% change year-on-year
-12.00% +14.28%
Mainframe
Scotland

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Miscellaneous category in permanent jobs advertised in the Glasgow region.

Miscellaneous Category
Glasgow
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Miscellaneous category
578 404 476
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Glasgow 42.31% 37.27% 39.02%
Number of salaries quoted 299 263 271
Average salary £40,000 £42,500 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-5.88% -
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £30,000 £34,000
10% offered a salary of more than £56,500 £62,500 £62,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -

Mainframe
Jobs Demand Trend in Glasgow

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Mainframe across the Glasgow region as a proportion of the total demand within the Miscellaneous category.

Mainframe Jobs Demand Trend in Glasgow

Mainframe
Salary Trend in Glasgow

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

Mainframe Salary Trend in Glasgow

Mainframe
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Glasgow

For the 6 months to 13 February 2016, IT jobs across the Glasgow region citing 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 Mainframe.

1 6 (75.00%) Finance
2 5 (62.50%) SQL
3 4 (50.00%) IBM
4 3 (37.50%) Microsoft
4 3 (37.50%) ITIL
4 3 (37.50%) Unix
4 3 (37.50%) Oracle
4 3 (37.50%) CICS
5 2 (25.00%) zOS
5 2 (25.00%) RACF
5 2 (25.00%) Sybase
5 2 (25.00%) .NET
5 2 (25.00%) MS Excel
5 2 (25.00%) CRM
5 2 (25.00%) SLA
5 2 (25.00%) Banking
5 2 (25.00%) IBM Mainframe
5 2 (25.00%) ISPF
5 2 (25.00%) WebSphere
5 2 (25.00%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
5 2 (25.00%) SDLC
5 2 (25.00%) Time Sharing Option
5 2 (25.00%) Job Entry Subsystem
5 2 (25.00%) zSecure
6 1 (12.50%) Windows Server
6 1 (12.50%) Line Management
6 1 (12.50%) Oracle GoldenGate
6 1 (12.50%) Oracle Flashback
6 1 (12.50%) Degree
6 1 (12.50%) Problem Management

Mainframe
Top Related IT Skills in Glasgow by Category

For the 6 months to 13 February 2016, IT jobs across the Glasgow region citing 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 Mainframe. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 3 (37.50%) CICS
2 2 (25.00%) WebSphere
Applications
1 2 (25.00%) MS Excel
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (12.50%) Oracle Database
1 1 (12.50%) Oracle Database 12c
1 1 (12.50%) Oracle9i Database
1 1 (12.50%) SQL Server
General
1 6 (75.00%) Finance
2 2 (25.00%) Banking
Job Titles
1 2 (25.00%) Analyst
1 2 (25.00%) Consultant
1 2 (25.00%) Oracle Consultant
1 2 (25.00%) Oracle Technical Consultant
1 2 (25.00%) Security Engineer
1 2 (25.00%) Systems Engineer
1 2 (25.00%) Technical Consultant
2 1 (12.50%) Analyst Programmer
2 1 (12.50%) Applications Specialist
2 1 (12.50%) DBA
2 1 (12.50%) Mainframe Analyst
2 1 (12.50%) Mainframe Analyst Programmer
2 1 (12.50%) Mainframe Consultant
2 1 (12.50%) Mainframe Programmer
2 1 (12.50%) Mainframe Specialist
2 1 (12.50%) Oracle Analyst
2 1 (12.50%) Product Specialist
2 1 (12.50%) Programmer
2 1 (12.50%) Senior Data Warehouse Specialist
2 1 (12.50%) Technical Leader
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (25.00%) .NET
1 2 (25.00%) ISPF
2 1 (12.50%) Oracle GoldenGate
2 1 (12.50%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 2 (25.00%) IBM Mainframe
2 1 (12.50%) Clustering
2 1 (12.50%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 3 (37.50%) Unix
2 2 (25.00%) zOS
3 1 (12.50%) MVS
3 1 (12.50%) Windows
3 1 (12.50%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (37.50%) ITIL
2 2 (25.00%) CRM
2 2 (25.00%) SDLC
3 1 (12.50%) Agile Software Development
3 1 (12.50%) Continuous Improvement
3 1 (12.50%) Line Management
3 1 (12.50%) Problem Management
3 1 (12.50%) Project Management
3 1 (12.50%) Service Management
3 1 (12.50%) Waterfall
Programming Languages
1 5 (62.50%) SQL
2 1 (12.50%) COBOL
2 1 (12.50%) Java
2 1 (12.50%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 2 (25.00%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
2 1 (12.50%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (25.00%) SLA
System Software
1 2 (25.00%) Job Entry Subsystem
1 2 (25.00%) RACF
1 2 (25.00%) Time Sharing Option
2 1 (12.50%) Veritas Cluster Server
Systems Management
1 2 (25.00%) zSecure
2 1 (12.50%) Data Guard
2 1 (12.50%) EMC TimeFinder
2 1 (12.50%) Oracle Flashback
Vendors
1 4 (50.00%) IBM
2 3 (37.50%) Microsoft
2 3 (37.50%) Oracle
3 2 (25.00%) Sybase
4 1 (12.50%) EMC
4 1 (12.50%) Veritas
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