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 19 December 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
19 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Mainframes
Rank 102 79 -
Rank change year-on-year
-23 -
Permanent jobs citing Mainframe 1 10 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Gloucestershire 0.084% 1.07% -
As % of the Miscellaneous category 0.28% 3.07% -
Number of salaries quoted 0 9 0
Average salary - £57,500 -
UK excluding London average salary £50,000 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+11.11% +5.88%
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
360 326 333
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Gloucestershire 30.25% 34.98% 36.59%
Number of salaries quoted 277 258 279
Average salary £38,500 £37,500 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+2.66% -
90% offered a salary of more than £26,800 £25,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £50,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%

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
Top 17 Related IT Skills in Gloucestershire

For the 6 months to 19 December 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 9 (75.00%) zOS
2 6 (50.00%) CICS
2 6 (50.00%) RACF
2 6 (50.00%) DB2
3 4 (33.33%) Finance
3 4 (33.33%) IBM
4 3 (25.00%) Tivoli Storage Manager
4 3 (25.00%) OMEGAMON
4 3 (25.00%) CMDB
4 3 (25.00%) Configuration Management
4 3 (25.00%) Service Management
4 3 (25.00%) IT Governance
4 3 (25.00%) Continuous Improvement
4 3 (25.00%) Change Control
4 3 (25.00%) Windows
5 1 (8.33%) Validation
5 1 (8.33%) Banking

Mainframe
Top Related IT Skills in Gloucestershire by Category

For the 6 months to 19 December 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 6 (50.00%) CICS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (50.00%) DB2
General
1 4 (33.33%) Finance
2 1 (8.33%) Banking
Job Titles
1 3 (25.00%) Architect
1 3 (25.00%) Infrastructure Architect
Miscellaneous
1 3 (25.00%) CMDB
Operating Systems
1 9 (75.00%) zOS
2 3 (25.00%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (25.00%) Configuration Management
1 3 (25.00%) Service Management
1 3 (25.00%) IT Governance
1 3 (25.00%) Continuous Improvement
1 3 (25.00%) Change Control
2 1 (8.33%) Validation
System Software
1 6 (50.00%) RACF
Systems Management
1 3 (25.00%) Tivoli Storage Manager
1 3 (25.00%) OMEGAMON
Vendors
1 4 (33.33%) IBM