The table below looks at the prevalence of the term IBM Mainframe in IT jobs advertised for the Knutsford region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited IBM Mainframe over the 3 months to 23 October 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
23 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
IBM Mainframe
Rank 24 23 31
Rank change year-on-year
-1 +8
Permanent jobs citing IBM Mainframe 10 4 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Knutsford 5.00% 3.17% 1.13%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 13.51% 9.09% 3.45%
Number of salaries quoted 9 4 2
Average salary £50,000 £42,500 £55,250
Average salary % change year-on-year
+17.64% -23.07%
UK excluding London average salary £50,000 £42,500 £45,500
% change year-on-year
+17.64% -6.59%
IBM Mainframe
Cheshire

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

Miscellaneous Category
Knutsford
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Miscellaneous category
74 44 58
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Knutsford 37.00% 34.92% 32.77%
Number of salaries quoted 69 42 58
Average salary £50,000 £42,500 £43,750
Average salary % change year-on-year
+17.64% -2.85%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £33,500 £31,750
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £49,000 £57,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%

IBM Mainframe
Jobs Demand Trend in Knutsford

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

IBM Mainframe Jobs Demand Trend in Knutsford

IBM Mainframe
Salary Trend in Knutsford

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

IBM Mainframe Salary Trend in Knutsford

IBM Mainframe
Salary Histogram in Knutsford

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing IBM Mainframe across the Knutsford region over the 3 months to 23 October 2014.

IBM Mainframe Salary Histogram in Knutsford

IBM Mainframe
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Knutsford

For the 6 months to 23 October 2014, IT jobs across the Knutsford region citing IBM 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 IBM Mainframe.

1 13 (100.00%) IBM
1 13 (100.00%) Mainframe
1 13 (100.00%) Finance
2 9 (69.23%) Stakeholder Management
2 9 (69.23%) UNIX
2 9 (69.23%) Windows
2 9 (69.23%) Tandem
3 8 (61.54%) Problem Management
3 8 (61.54%) Risk Analysis
3 8 (61.54%) Internet
3 8 (61.54%) Middleware
4 4 (30.77%) Continuous Improvement
5 3 (23.08%) Test Strategy
5 3 (23.08%) CSQA
5 3 (23.08%) ISTQB
5 3 (23.08%) MBA
5 3 (23.08%) PMI
5 3 (23.08%) PMI Certification
5 3 (23.08%) Performance Testing
6 1 (7.69%) Data Protection
6 1 (7.69%) COBOL
6 1 (7.69%) Java
6 1 (7.69%) DB2
6 1 (7.69%) Legal
6 1 (7.69%) Financial Institution
6 1 (7.69%) Retail
6 1 (7.69%) Cryptography
6 1 (7.69%) PKI
6 1 (7.69%) Release Management
6 1 (7.69%) Algorithms

IBM Mainframe
Top Related IT Skills in Knutsford by Category

For the 6 months to 23 October 2014, IT jobs across the Knutsford region citing IBM 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 IBM Mainframe. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Communications & Networking
1 8 (61.54%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (7.69%) DB2
General
1 13 (100.00%) Finance
2 1 (7.69%) Legal
2 1 (7.69%) Retail
2 1 (7.69%) Financial Institution
Job Titles
1 8 (61.54%) Infrastructure Designer
1 8 (61.54%) Designer
2 7 (53.85%) Infrastructure Architect
2 7 (53.85%) Architect
3 4 (30.77%) Analyst
4 3 (23.08%) Test Analyst
4 3 (23.08%) Lead Designer
4 3 (23.08%) Senior Analyst
4 3 (23.08%) Senior Test Analyst
4 3 (23.08%) Lead Architect
5 1 (7.69%) Security Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (61.54%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 13 (100.00%) Mainframe
2 9 (69.23%) Tandem
3 3 (23.08%) PMI
4 1 (7.69%) Cryptography
4 1 (7.69%) PKI
4 1 (7.69%) Algorithms
Operating Systems
1 9 (69.23%) UNIX
1 9 (69.23%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (69.23%) Stakeholder Management
2 8 (61.54%) Problem Management
2 8 (61.54%) Risk Analysis
3 4 (30.77%) Continuous Improvement
4 3 (23.08%) Test Strategy
4 3 (23.08%) Performance Testing
5 1 (7.69%) Data Protection
5 1 (7.69%) Release Management
Programming Languages
1 1 (7.69%) COBOL
1 1 (7.69%) Java
Qualifications
1 3 (23.08%) PMI Certification
1 3 (23.08%) MBA
1 3 (23.08%) ISTQB
1 3 (23.08%) CSQA
Vendors
1 13 (100.00%) IBM