The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Mainframe in IT jobs advertised for the Hertfordshire region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Mainframe over the 3 months to 27 February 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
27 Feb 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Mainframes
Rank - 135 144
Permanent jobs citing Mainframe 0 1 14
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Hertfordshire - 0.048% 0.52%
As % of the Miscellaneous category - 0.14% 1.65%
Number of salaries quoted 0 0 13
Average salary - - £52,000
UK excluding London average salary £50,000 £43,750 £45,000
% change year-on-year
+14.28% -2.77%
Mainframe
East of England

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

Miscellaneous Category
Hertfordshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Miscellaneous category
732 726 846
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Hertfordshire 35.33% 34.72% 31.52%
Number of salaries quoted 555 548 730
Average salary £47,500 £40,000 £44,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+18.75% -10.11%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,400 £25,000 £27,350
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £62,500 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%

Mainframe
Jobs Demand Trend in Hertfordshire

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

Mainframe Jobs Demand Trend in Hertfordshire

Mainframe
Salary Trend in Hertfordshire

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

Mainframe Salary Trend in Hertfordshire

Mainframe
Top 24 Related IT Skills in Hertfordshire

For the 6 months to 27 February 2015, IT jobs across the Hertfordshire 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 4 (80.00%) SQL
1 4 (80.00%) Line Management
2 3 (60.00%) Analytical Skills
2 3 (60.00%) Business Analysis
2 3 (60.00%) Degree
2 3 (60.00%) CBAP
2 3 (60.00%) Waterfall
2 3 (60.00%) MS Office
2 3 (60.00%) Web Services
2 3 (60.00%) XML
2 3 (60.00%) MS Visio
2 3 (60.00%) Finance
2 3 (60.00%) Agile Software Development
2 3 (60.00%) Systems Analysis
3 1 (20.00%) Retail
3 1 (20.00%) Teradata
3 1 (20.00%) SAS
3 1 (20.00%) Remedy
3 1 (20.00%) Service Management
3 1 (20.00%) ITIL
3 1 (20.00%) UNIX
3 1 (20.00%) Data Warehouse
3 1 (20.00%) SAS Data Integration Studio
3 1 (20.00%) SAS Enterprise Guide

Mainframe
Top Related IT Skills in Hertfordshire by Category

For the 6 months to 27 February 2015, IT jobs across the Hertfordshire 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 (20.00%) SAS
Applications
1 3 (60.00%) MS Office
1 3 (60.00%) MS Visio
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (20.00%) Data Warehouse
1 1 (20.00%) SAS Enterprise Guide
1 1 (20.00%) SAS Data Integration Studio
General
1 3 (60.00%) Finance
2 1 (20.00%) Retail
Job Titles
1 3 (60.00%) Business Analyst
1 3 (60.00%) Analyst
1 3 (60.00%) Business Systems Analyst
1 3 (60.00%) Systems Analyst
1 3 (60.00%) Principal Business Analyst
2 1 (20.00%) Operations Consultant
2 1 (20.00%) Consultant
2 1 (20.00%) Incident Manager
2 1 (20.00%) SAS Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (60.00%) Web Services
1 3 (60.00%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 3 (60.00%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 1 (20.00%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (80.00%) Line Management
2 3 (60.00%) Agile Software Development
2 3 (60.00%) Systems Analysis
2 3 (60.00%) Business Analysis
2 3 (60.00%) Waterfall
3 1 (20.00%) ITIL
3 1 (20.00%) Service Management
Programming Languages
1 4 (80.00%) SQL
Qualifications
1 3 (60.00%) Degree
1 3 (60.00%) CBAP
Vendors
1 1 (20.00%) Remedy
1 1 (20.00%) Teradata