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

Location
3 months to
23 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
IBM Mainframe
Rank 51 60 -
Rank change year-on-year
+9 -
Permanent jobs citing IBM Mainframe 1 4 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Liverpool 0.24% 0.85% -
As % of the Miscellaneous category 0.58% 2.70% -
Number of salaries quoted 1 4 0
Average salary £35,000 £32,000 -
Average salary % change year-on-year
+9.37% -
UK excluding London average salary £43,250 £42,500 £43,125
% change year-on-year
+1.76% -1.44%
IBM Mainframe
Merseyside

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

Miscellaneous Category
Liverpool
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Miscellaneous category
171 148 177
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Liverpool 40.33% 31.42% 35.69%
Number of salaries quoted 138 126 173
Average salary £41,500 £35,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+18.57% -12.50%
90% offered a salary of more than £29,000 £28,000 £28,000
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £67,500 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%

IBM Mainframe
Jobs Demand Trend in Liverpool

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

IBM Mainframe Jobs Demand Trend in Liverpool

IBM Mainframe
Salary Trend in Liverpool

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

IBM Mainframe Salary Trend in Liverpool

IBM Mainframe
Top 13 Related IT Skills in Liverpool

For the 6 months to 23 September 2014, IT jobs across the Liverpool 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 5 (100.00%) ITIL
1 5 (100.00%) IBM
1 5 (100.00%) Mainframe
2 4 (80.00%) zOS
2 4 (80.00%) CICS
2 4 (80.00%) Service Management
2 4 (80.00%) Problem Management
3 2 (40.00%) ITSM
3 2 (40.00%) Finance
3 2 (40.00%) Advertising
3 2 (40.00%) ITIL Certification
4 1 (20.00%) Assembly Language
4 1 (20.00%) COBOL

IBM Mainframe
Top Related IT Skills in Liverpool by Category

For the 6 months to 23 September 2014, IT jobs across the Liverpool 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.

Application Platforms
1 4 (80.00%) CICS
General
1 2 (40.00%) Finance
1 2 (40.00%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 2 (40.00%) Technical Manager
2 1 (20.00%) Technical Services Manager
2 1 (20.00%) COBOL Analyst
2 1 (20.00%) Development Analyst
2 1 (20.00%) Analyst
2 1 (20.00%) Support Analyst
2 1 (20.00%) Service Manager
Miscellaneous
1 5 (100.00%) Mainframe
Operating Systems
1 4 (80.00%) zOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (100.00%) ITIL
2 4 (80.00%) Service Management
2 4 (80.00%) Problem Management
3 2 (40.00%) ITSM
Programming Languages
1 1 (20.00%) COBOL
1 1 (20.00%) Assembly Language
Qualifications
1 2 (40.00%) ITIL Certification
Vendors
1 5 (100.00%) IBM