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 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 142 144 133
Rank change year-on-year
+2 -11
Permanent jobs citing Mainframe 3 2 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Hertfordshire 0.14% 0.10% 0.098%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 0.34% 0.25% 0.26%
Number of salaries quoted 3 2 1
Average salary £57,500 £65,000 £68,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-11.53% -4.41%
UK excluding London average salary £44,000 £50,000 £43,750
% change year-on-year
-12.00% +14.28%
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
881 800 773
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Hertfordshire 40.49% 40.20% 37.78%
Number of salaries quoted 715 599 577
Average salary £45,000 £47,500 £39,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-5.26% +21.79%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £24,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £55,000 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -

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
Job Locations in Hertfordshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Mainframe within the Hertfordshire region over the 3 months to 13 February 2016. 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
Watford - 1 £57,500 -
Mainframe
East of England

Mainframe
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Hertfordshire

For the 6 months to 13 February 2016, 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 3 (60.00%) Finance
1 3 (60.00%) Enterprise Architecture
1 3 (60.00%) Data Centre
2 2 (40.00%) Incident Management
2 2 (40.00%) Customer Analysis
2 2 (40.00%) Capacity Planning
2 2 (40.00%) Change Control
2 2 (40.00%) Root Cause Analysis
2 2 (40.00%) Line Management
2 2 (40.00%) Resilience Testing
2 2 (40.00%) Coaching
2 2 (40.00%) LAN
2 2 (40.00%) WAN
2 2 (40.00%) VPN
2 2 (40.00%) Disaster Recovery
2 2 (40.00%) Firewall
2 2 (40.00%) Management Information System
2 2 (40.00%) Wi-Fi
2 2 (40.00%) SQL Server
2 2 (40.00%) ITIL
2 2 (40.00%) SLA
2 2 (40.00%) Cisco
2 2 (40.00%) CCNP
2 2 (40.00%) Nortel
2 2 (40.00%) Cisco Certification
2 2 (40.00%) Avaya
2 2 (40.00%) MPLS
2 2 (40.00%) Sarbanes-Oxley
3 1 (20.00%) Financial Institution
3 1 (20.00%) E-Commerce

Mainframe
Top Related IT Skills in Hertfordshire by Category

For the 6 months to 13 February 2016, 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%) WebLogic
Applications
1 1 (20.00%) MS Office
1 1 (20.00%) MS Visio
Communications & Networking
1 2 (40.00%) Firewall
1 2 (40.00%) LAN
1 2 (40.00%) MPLS
1 2 (40.00%) VPN
1 2 (40.00%) WAN
1 2 (40.00%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (40.00%) SQL Server
General
1 3 (60.00%) Finance
2 1 (20.00%) Financial Institution
2 1 (20.00%) Retail
Job Titles
1 2 (40.00%) Network Manager
2 1 (20.00%) .NET Architect
2 1 (20.00%) .NET Solutions Architect
2 1 (20.00%) Analyst
2 1 (20.00%) Architect
2 1 (20.00%) Business Analyst
2 1 (20.00%) Data Centre Manager
2 1 (20.00%) Data Centre Project Manager
2 1 (20.00%) E-Commerce Architect
2 1 (20.00%) E-Commerce Solution Architect
2 1 (20.00%) Java Architect
2 1 (20.00%) Java Solutions Architect
2 1 (20.00%) Project Manager
2 1 (20.00%) Solutions Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (20.00%) .NET
1 1 (20.00%) Web Services
1 1 (20.00%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 3 (60.00%) Data Centre
2 2 (40.00%) Management Information System
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (60.00%) Enterprise Architecture
2 2 (40.00%) Capacity Planning
2 2 (40.00%) Change Control
2 2 (40.00%) Coaching
2 2 (40.00%) Customer Analysis
2 2 (40.00%) Disaster Recovery
2 2 (40.00%) Incident Management
2 2 (40.00%) ITIL
2 2 (40.00%) Line Management
2 2 (40.00%) Resilience Testing
2 2 (40.00%) Root Cause Analysis
3 1 (20.00%) Agile Software Development
3 1 (20.00%) Business Intelligence
3 1 (20.00%) E-Commerce
3 1 (20.00%) Migration
3 1 (20.00%) SOA
3 1 (20.00%) Waterfall
Programming Languages
1 1 (20.00%) Java
1 1 (20.00%) SQL
Qualifications
1 2 (40.00%) CCNP
1 2 (40.00%) Cisco Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (40.00%) Sarbanes-Oxley
1 2 (40.00%) SLA
Vendors
1 2 (40.00%) Avaya
1 2 (40.00%) Cisco
1 2 (40.00%) Nortel