The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Mainframe in IT jobs advertised for the Kent region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Mainframe over the 3 months to 6 May 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
6 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Mainframes
Rank 96 93 106
Rank change year-on-year
-3 +13
Permanent jobs citing Mainframe 1 2 6
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Kent 0.095% 0.21% 0.49%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 0.24% 0.46% 1.27%
Number of salaries quoted 1 2 5
Median salary £85,000 £50,000 £71,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+70.00% -30.06%
UK excluding London median salary £47,000 £50,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year
-6.00% +11.11%
Mainframe
South East

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

Miscellaneous Category
Kent
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Miscellaneous category
422 433 474
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Kent 40.08% 45.06% 39.08%
Number of salaries quoted 345 382 350
Median salary £40,000 £37,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+6.66% -6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £24,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £55,000 £55,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -

Mainframe
Jobs Demand Trend in Kent

The demand trend of job ads across the Kent region citing Mainframe as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in the Miscellaneous category.

Mainframe Jobs Demand Trend in Kent

Mainframe
Salary Trend in Kent

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

Mainframe Salary Trend in Kent

Mainframe
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Kent

For the 6 months to 6 May 2016, IT jobs citing Mainframe also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the Kent region with a requirement for Mainframe.

1 1 (100.00%) Java
1 1 (100.00%) Oracle
1 1 (100.00%) SQL Server
1 1 (100.00%) EJB
1 1 (100.00%) Web Services
1 1 (100.00%) XML
1 1 (100.00%) XSLT
1 1 (100.00%) Windows
1 1 (100.00%) Solaris
1 1 (100.00%) UML
1 1 (100.00%) OOA/OOD
1 1 (100.00%) Apache
1 1 (100.00%) Tomcat
1 1 (100.00%) Cognos
1 1 (100.00%) SOA
1 1 (100.00%) ETL
1 1 (100.00%) XML Schema
1 1 (100.00%) B2B
1 1 (100.00%) JAXB
1 1 (100.00%) Sun
1 1 (100.00%) BusinessObjects
1 1 (100.00%) Informatica
1 1 (100.00%) Windows Server 2003
1 1 (100.00%) JMX
1 1 (100.00%) Finance
1 1 (100.00%) Document Management
1 1 (100.00%) JSF
1 1 (100.00%) BODI
1 1 (100.00%) SQL Server 2005
1 1 (100.00%) Load Balancing

Mainframe
Top Related IT Skills in Kent by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 1 (100.00%) Apache
1 1 (100.00%) GlassFish
1 1 (100.00%) Tomcat
Business Applications
1 1 (100.00%) Oracle BPM
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (100.00%) BODI
1 1 (100.00%) BusinessObjects
1 1 (100.00%) Oracle Database
1 1 (100.00%) Oracle Database 11g
1 1 (100.00%) SQL Server
1 1 (100.00%) SQL Server 2005
1 1 (100.00%) SQL Server 2008
General
1 1 (100.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 1 (100.00%) Architect
1 1 (100.00%) Solutions Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (100.00%) EJB
1 1 (100.00%) JAXB
1 1 (100.00%) JAX-WS
1 1 (100.00%) JMX
1 1 (100.00%) JSF
1 1 (100.00%) Web Services
1 1 (100.00%) XML
1 1 (100.00%) XML Schema
1 1 (100.00%) XSLT
Operating Systems
1 1 (100.00%) Solaris
1 1 (100.00%) Windows
1 1 (100.00%) Windows Server 2003
1 1 (100.00%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (100.00%) B2B
1 1 (100.00%) Capacity Planning
1 1 (100.00%) Document Management
1 1 (100.00%) ETL
1 1 (100.00%) Line Management
1 1 (100.00%) Load Balancing
1 1 (100.00%) OOA/OOD
1 1 (100.00%) Performance Tuning
1 1 (100.00%) SOA
1 1 (100.00%) UML
Programming Languages
1 1 (100.00%) Java
Systems Management
1 1 (100.00%) OpenSSO
Vendors
1 1 (100.00%) Cognos
1 1 (100.00%) Informatica
1 1 (100.00%) Oracle
1 1 (100.00%) Sun