The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Mainframe in IT jobs advertised for the Gloucestershire region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Mainframe over the 3 months to 17 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
17 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Mainframes
Rank 70 - -
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Permanent jobs citing Mainframe 11 0 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Gloucestershire 1.38% - -
As % of the Miscellaneous category 3.51% - -
Number of salaries quoted 6 0 0
Average salary £45,000 - -
UK excluding London average salary £50,000 £50,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
- +17.64%
Mainframe
South West

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

Miscellaneous Category
Gloucestershire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Miscellaneous category
313 240 383
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Gloucestershire 39.37% 32.92% 30.81%
Number of salaries quoted 286 214 339
Average salary £37,500 £37,500 £37,500
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £27,047 £28,299
10% offered a salary of more than £51,000 £50,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%

Mainframe
Jobs Demand Trend in Gloucestershire

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

Mainframe Jobs Demand Trend in Gloucestershire

Mainframe
Salary Trend in Gloucestershire

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

Mainframe Salary Trend in Gloucestershire

Mainframe
Job Locations in Gloucestershire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Mainframe within the Gloucestershire region over the 3 months to 17 September 2014. 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
Cheltenham - 3 £57,500 -
Mainframe
South West

Mainframe
Top 19 Related IT Skills in Gloucestershire

For the 6 months to 17 September 2014, IT jobs across the Gloucestershire 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 13 (76.47%) zOS
2 10 (58.82%) DB2
2 10 (58.82%) CICS
2 10 (58.82%) RACF
3 6 (35.29%) IBM
4 5 (29.41%) Finance
4 5 (29.41%) Validation
5 4 (23.53%) Windows
6 3 (17.65%) Tivoli Storage Manager
6 3 (17.65%) Configuration Management
6 3 (17.65%) Service Management
6 3 (17.65%) Banking
6 3 (17.65%) IT Governance
6 3 (17.65%) OMEGAMON
6 3 (17.65%) CMDB
6 3 (17.65%) Continuous Improvement
6 3 (17.65%) Change Control
7 2 (11.76%) Management Information System
7 2 (11.76%) Unit Testing

Mainframe
Top Related IT Skills in Gloucestershire by Category

For the 6 months to 17 September 2014, IT jobs across the Gloucestershire 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 10 (58.82%) CICS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (58.82%) DB2
General
1 5 (29.41%) Finance
2 3 (17.65%) Banking
Job Titles
1 4 (23.53%) Architect
1 4 (23.53%) Infrastructure Architect
2 2 (11.76%) Senior Technician
Miscellaneous
1 3 (17.65%) CMDB
2 2 (11.76%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 13 (76.47%) zOS
2 4 (23.53%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (29.41%) Validation
2 3 (17.65%) IT Governance
2 3 (17.65%) Configuration Management
2 3 (17.65%) Service Management
2 3 (17.65%) Continuous Improvement
2 3 (17.65%) Change Control
3 2 (11.76%) Unit Testing
System Software
1 10 (58.82%) RACF
Systems Management
1 3 (17.65%) Tivoli Storage Manager
1 3 (17.65%) OMEGAMON
Vendors
1 6 (35.29%) IBM