The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Mainframe in IT jobs advertised for the Knutsford 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 24 26 10
Rank change year-on-year
+2 -16
Permanent jobs citing Mainframe 1 5 21
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Knutsford 1.22% 2.96% 13.29%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 2.63% 6.25% 43.75%
Number of salaries quoted 0 5 21
Average salary - £65,000 £46,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +39.78%
UK excluding London average salary £44,000 £50,000 £43,750
% change year-on-year
-12.00% +14.28%
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
38 80 48
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Knutsford 46.34% 47.34% 30.38%
Number of salaries quoted 26 68 47
Average salary £37,500 £57,000 £46,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-34.21% +23.91%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,200 £35,000 £38,000
10% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £51,500 £75,250
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -

Mainframe
Jobs Demand Trend in Knutsford

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

Mainframe Jobs Demand Trend in Knutsford

Mainframe
Salary Trend in Knutsford

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

Mainframe Salary Trend in Knutsford

Mainframe
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Knutsford

For the 6 months to 13 February 2016, IT jobs across the Knutsford 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 6 (100.00%) Windows
2 5 (83.33%) Cisco
2 5 (83.33%) Unix
2 5 (83.33%) Finance
3 4 (66.67%) VMware
3 4 (66.67%) Information Security
3 4 (66.67%) Linux
3 4 (66.67%) Informix
3 4 (66.67%) SQL
3 4 (66.67%) Oracle
3 4 (66.67%) Sybase
3 4 (66.67%) Juniper
3 4 (66.67%) Fortinet
4 2 (33.33%) PCI DSS
4 2 (33.33%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 1 (16.67%) GIS
5 1 (16.67%) Service Delivery
5 1 (16.67%) Change Management
5 1 (16.67%) Firewall
5 1 (16.67%) Microsoft
5 1 (16.67%) Active Directory
5 1 (16.67%) Citrix
5 1 (16.67%) ITIL Certification
5 1 (16.67%) Exchange Server 2003
5 1 (16.67%) Clustering
5 1 (16.67%) Java
5 1 (16.67%) Apple
5 1 (16.67%) Thin Client
5 1 (16.67%) Terminal Services
5 1 (16.67%) DMZ

Mainframe
Top Related IT Skills in Knutsford by Category

For the 6 months to 13 February 2016, IT jobs across the Knutsford 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 (16.67%) Exchange Server 2003
1 1 (16.67%) Exchange Server 2007
1 1 (16.67%) Exchange Server 2010
1 1 (16.67%) Exchange Server 2013
1 1 (16.67%) MS Exchange
Communications & Networking
1 1 (16.67%) Cisco IOS
1 1 (16.67%) DMZ
1 1 (16.67%) Firewall
1 1 (16.67%) SSL
1 1 (16.67%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (66.67%) Informix
2 1 (16.67%) GIS
General
1 5 (83.33%) Finance
Job Titles
1 2 (33.33%) Analyst
1 2 (33.33%) Compliance Analyst
1 2 (33.33%) Compliance Tester
1 2 (33.33%) Technical Analyst
1 2 (33.33%) Technical Tester
1 2 (33.33%) Tester
1 2 (33.33%) Testing Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (16.67%) Middleware
1 1 (16.67%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 1 (16.67%) Analytical Skills
1 1 (16.67%) Clustering
1 1 (16.67%) Fat Client
1 1 (16.67%) Thin Client
Operating Systems
1 6 (100.00%) Windows
2 5 (83.33%) Unix
3 4 (66.67%) Linux
4 1 (16.67%) Windows 8
4 1 (16.67%) Windows Server
4 1 (16.67%) Windows Server 2003
4 1 (16.67%) Windows Server 2008
4 1 (16.67%) Windows Server 2012
4 1 (16.67%) Windows Vista
4 1 (16.67%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (66.67%) Information Security
2 1 (16.67%) Change Management
2 1 (16.67%) ITIL
2 1 (16.67%) Service Delivery
Programming Languages
1 4 (66.67%) SQL
2 1 (16.67%) Java
Qualifications
1 1 (16.67%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (33.33%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 2 (33.33%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 1 (16.67%) Active Directory
1 1 (16.67%) Terminal Services
Vendors
1 5 (83.33%) Cisco
2 4 (66.67%) Fortinet
2 4 (66.67%) Juniper
2 4 (66.67%) Oracle
2 4 (66.67%) Sybase
2 4 (66.67%) VMware
3 1 (16.67%) Apple
3 1 (16.67%) Citrix
3 1 (16.67%) GFI Software
3 1 (16.67%) Intel Security
3 1 (16.67%) Microsoft
3 1 (16.67%) Sophos
3 1 (16.67%) Symantec