The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Mainframe in IT jobs advertised for the Liverpool region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Mainframe over the 3 months to 2 September 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
2 Sep 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Mainframes
Rank 39 52 57
Rank change year-on-year
+13 +5
Permanent jobs citing Mainframe 4 3 4
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Liverpool 1.21% 0.67% 0.85%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 3.60% 1.62% 2.52%
Number of salaries quoted 0 3 4
Average salary - £25,000 £32,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- -21.87%
UK excluding London average salary £47,500 £47,500 £48,750
% change year-on-year
- -2.56%
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
111 185 159
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Liverpool 33.53% 41.57% 33.76%
Number of salaries quoted 86 154 135
Average salary £36,500 £50,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-27.00% +42.85%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,500 £29,000 £28,000
10% offered a salary of more than £62,000 £65,000 £57,500
UK excluding London average salary £41,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+2.50% -

Mainframe
Jobs Demand Trend in Liverpool

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

Mainframe Jobs Demand Trend in Liverpool

Mainframe
Salary Trend in Liverpool

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

Mainframe Salary Trend in Liverpool

Mainframe
Top 17 Related IT Skills in Liverpool

For the 6 months to 2 September 2015, IT jobs across the Liverpool 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 4 (100.00%) MCP
1 4 (100.00%) Windows
1 4 (100.00%) Unisys
1 4 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 4 (100.00%) EMC
1 4 (100.00%) SAN
1 4 (100.00%) Finance
1 4 (100.00%) Replication
1 4 (100.00%) Clustering
1 4 (100.00%) LINC
1 4 (100.00%) Windows Server 2008
1 4 (100.00%) SRDF
1 4 (100.00%) Capacity Planning
1 4 (100.00%) Change Control
1 4 (100.00%) Performance Analysis
1 4 (100.00%) Performance Monitoring
1 4 (100.00%) Data Centre

Mainframe
Top Related IT Skills in Liverpool by Category

For the 6 months to 2 September 2015, IT jobs across the Liverpool 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.

Communications & Networking
1 4 (100.00%) SAN
General
1 4 (100.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 4 (100.00%) Systems Administrator
1 4 (100.00%) DBA
1 4 (100.00%) Administrator
Miscellaneous
1 4 (100.00%) Replication
1 4 (100.00%) Clustering
1 4 (100.00%) Data Centre
Operating Systems
1 4 (100.00%) Windows
1 4 (100.00%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (100.00%) Capacity Planning
1 4 (100.00%) Change Control
1 4 (100.00%) Performance Analysis
1 4 (100.00%) Performance Monitoring
Programming Languages
1 4 (100.00%) LINC
Qualifications
1 4 (100.00%) MCP
System Software
1 4 (100.00%) SRDF
Vendors
1 4 (100.00%) Unisys
1 4 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 4 (100.00%) EMC