The table below looks at the prevalence of the term IBM Mainframe in IT jobs advertised for the London region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited IBM Mainframe over the 3 months to 16 January 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
16 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
IBM Mainframe
England / London
Rank 558 615 645
Rank change year-on-year
+57 +30
Permanent jobs citing IBM Mainframe 12 31 13
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 0.036% 0.078% 0.032%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 0.077% 0.16% 0.069%
Number of salaries quoted 9 30 7
Median salary £75,000 £57,500 £65,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+30.43% -11.53%
UK excluding London median salary £52,500 £42,500 £50,000
% change year-on-year
+23.52% -15.00%

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

Miscellaneous Category
London
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Miscellaneous category
15558 19048 18787
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 46.52% 47.71% 45.66%
Number of salaries quoted 12976 15787 15605
Median salary £60,000 £57,500 £55,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+4.34% +4.54%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £35,000 £33,500
10% offered a salary of more than £90,000 £82,500 £87,500
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +6.25%

IBM Mainframe
Jobs Demand Trend in London

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

IBM Mainframe Jobs Demand Trend in London

IBM Mainframe
Salary Trend in London

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

IBM Mainframe Salary Trend in London

IBM Mainframe
Salary Histogram in London

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing IBM Mainframe across the London region over the 3 months to 16 January 2017.

IBM Mainframe Salary Histogram in London

IBM Mainframe
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 16 January 2017, IT jobs citing IBM 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 London region with a requirement for IBM Mainframe.

1 20 (100.00%) IBM
1 20 (100.00%) Mainframe
2 10 (50.00%) SQL
3 9 (45.00%) ITIL
3 9 (45.00%) Finance
4 7 (35.00%) Banking
4 7 (35.00%) Enterprise Architecture
4 7 (35.00%) JCL
4 7 (35.00%) AS400
5 6 (30.00%) Financial Institution
5 6 (30.00%) MS Office
5 6 (30.00%) Java
5 6 (30.00%) Microsoft
5 6 (30.00%) CRM
5 6 (30.00%) Retail Banking
5 6 (30.00%) Online Banking
5 6 (30.00%) Retail
5 6 (30.00%) Wealth Management
5 6 (30.00%) SDLC
6 5 (25.00%) Windows
6 5 (25.00%) Linux
6 5 (25.00%) zOS
7 4 (20.00%) ITSM
7 4 (20.00%) Hitachi
7 4 (20.00%) Active Directory
7 4 (20.00%) EMC
7 4 (20.00%) Oracle
7 4 (20.00%) Unix
7 4 (20.00%) Computer Science
7 4 (20.00%) VMware Infrastructure

IBM Mainframe
Top Related IT Skills in London 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 (5.00%) CICS
Applications
1 6 (30.00%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 4 (20.00%) IaaS
1 4 (20.00%) SaaS
2 1 (5.00%) IBM Cloud
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (10.00%) DB2
2 1 (5.00%) Easytrieve
General
1 9 (45.00%) Finance
2 7 (35.00%) Banking
3 6 (30.00%) Financial Institution
3 6 (30.00%) Retail
3 6 (30.00%) Retail Banking
4 4 (20.00%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 7 (35.00%) Architect
2 6 (30.00%) Analyst
2 6 (30.00%) Banking Analyst
2 6 (30.00%) IT Analyst
2 6 (30.00%) Solutions Analyst
3 5 (25.00%) Mainframe Architect
4 1 (5.00%) Account Manager
4 1 (5.00%) Administrator
4 1 (5.00%) Infrastructure Engineer
4 1 (5.00%) Lead Programmer
4 1 (5.00%) Programmer
4 1 (5.00%) RACF Programmer
4 1 (5.00%) Senior Account Manager
4 1 (5.00%) Senior Manager
4 1 (5.00%) Senior Technical Manager
4 1 (5.00%) Systems Administrator
4 1 (5.00%) Systems Programmer
4 1 (5.00%) Technical Account Manager
4 1 (5.00%) Technical Manager
4 1 (5.00%) z/OS Systems Programmer
Miscellaneous
1 20 (100.00%) Mainframe
2 7 (35.00%) AS400
3 6 (30.00%) Online Banking
4 4 (20.00%) Analytical Skills
4 4 (20.00%) Computer Science
4 4 (20.00%) Data Centre
4 4 (20.00%) Private Cloud
5 3 (15.00%) iSeries
5 3 (15.00%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 5 (25.00%) Linux
1 5 (25.00%) Windows
1 5 (25.00%) zOS
2 4 (20.00%) Unix
2 4 (20.00%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (45.00%) ITIL
2 7 (35.00%) Enterprise Architecture
3 6 (30.00%) CRM
3 6 (30.00%) SDLC
3 6 (30.00%) Wealth Management
4 4 (20.00%) Information Security
4 4 (20.00%) ITIL V3
4 4 (20.00%) ITSM
4 4 (20.00%) Mentoring
5 3 (15.00%) Infrastructure Management
5 3 (15.00%) Risk Assessment
6 1 (5.00%) Capacity Management
6 1 (5.00%) Disaster Recovery
6 1 (5.00%) GAP Analysis
6 1 (5.00%) Service Management
6 1 (5.00%) Stakeholder Management
Programming Languages
1 10 (50.00%) SQL
2 7 (35.00%) JCL
3 6 (30.00%) Java
4 3 (15.00%) RPG
4 3 (15.00%) RPG IV
5 1 (5.00%) COBOL
Qualifications
1 4 (20.00%) Degree
2 1 (5.00%) ITIL Certification
System Software
1 4 (20.00%) Active Directory
1 4 (20.00%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (5.00%) ACF2
2 1 (5.00%) RACF
Systems Management
1 1 (5.00%) CA Endevor
1 1 (5.00%) zSecure
Vendors
1 20 (100.00%) IBM
2 6 (30.00%) Microsoft
3 4 (20.00%) EMC
3 4 (20.00%) Hitachi
3 4 (20.00%) Oracle
3 4 (20.00%) VMware