The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Mainframe in IT jobs advertised for the Halifax region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Mainframe over the 3 months to 28 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
28 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Mainframes
Rank - 22 33
Permanent jobs citing Mainframe 0 4 3
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Halifax - 3.23% 1.47%
As % of the Miscellaneous category - 18.18% 7.50%
Number of salaries quoted 0 2 3
Average salary - £33,500 £55,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- -39.09%
UK excluding London average salary £47,500 £50,000 £42,000
% change year-on-year
-5.00% +19.04%
Mainframe
West Yorkshire

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

Miscellaneous Category
Halifax
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Miscellaneous category
11 22 40
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Halifax 6.29% 17.74% 19.61%
Number of salaries quoted 10 20 32
Average salary £28,625 £31,500 £34,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-9.12% -7.35%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,500 £22,500 £20,500
10% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £37,500 £57,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,000
% change year-on-year
- +5.26%

Mainframe
Jobs Demand Trend in Halifax

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

Mainframe Jobs Demand Trend in Halifax

Mainframe
Salary Trend in Halifax

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

Mainframe Salary Trend in Halifax

Mainframe
Top 9 Related IT Skills in Halifax

For the 6 months to 28 August 2014, IT jobs across the Halifax 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 1 (100.00%) UNIX
1 1 (100.00%) Windows
1 1 (100.00%) Linux
1 1 (100.00%) MQSeries
1 1 (100.00%) IBM
1 1 (100.00%) zOS
1 1 (100.00%) WebSphere MQ
1 1 (100.00%) WebSphere
1 1 (100.00%) QA

Mainframe
Top Related IT Skills in Halifax by Category

For the 6 months to 28 August 2014, IT jobs across the Halifax 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 1 (100.00%) MQSeries
1 1 (100.00%) WebSphere
Job Titles
1 1 (100.00%) Senior Consultant
1 1 (100.00%) Consultant
1 1 (100.00%) Administrator
1 1 (100.00%) WebSphere Specialist
1 1 (100.00%) WebSphere Consultant
1 1 (100.00%) Senior WebSphere Consultant
1 1 (100.00%) Senior WebSphere Specialist
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (100.00%) WebSphere MQ
Operating Systems
1 1 (100.00%) UNIX
1 1 (100.00%) Windows
1 1 (100.00%) Linux
1 1 (100.00%) zOS
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (100.00%) QA
Vendors
1 1 (100.00%) IBM
Halifax, West Yorkshire
Lloyds Banking Group
Salary: £36125 - £44675 per annum + car,benefits
Posted: 40 minutes ago