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 average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited IBM Mainframe over the 3 months to 30 January 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
30 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
IBM Mainframe
Rank 598 - 615
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Permanent jobs citing IBM Mainframe 15 0 9
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 0.036% - 0.020%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 0.083% - 0.045%
Number of salaries quoted 10 0 6
Average salary £65,000 - £37,250
UK excluding London average salary £48,750 £42,250 £50,000
% change year-on-year
+15.38% -15.50%
IBM Mainframe
England

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
18146 19166 19936
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 43.73% 45.36% 44.42%
Number of salaries quoted 14994 15208 16512
Average salary £55,000 £55,000 £52,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +4.76%
90% offered a salary of more than £34,000 £35,000 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £82,500 £80,000 £82,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%

IBM Mainframe
Jobs Demand Trend in London

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing IBM Mainframe across the London region as a proportion of the total demand within 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 30 January 2015.

IBM Mainframe Salary Histogram in London

IBM Mainframe
Job Locations in London

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing IBM Mainframe within the London region over the 3 months to 30 January 2015. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
City of London - 4 £65,000 -
IBM Mainframe
England

IBM Mainframe
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 30 January 2015, IT jobs across the London 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 31 (100.00%) IBM
1 31 (100.00%) Mainframe
2 26 (83.87%) Banking
3 24 (77.42%) CICS
4 19 (61.29%) DB2
4 19 (61.29%) Finance
5 18 (58.06%) Retail
6 13 (41.94%) Change Management
6 13 (41.94%) Analytical Skills
7 11 (35.48%) UNIX
8 9 (29.03%) Assembly Language
8 9 (29.03%) Migration
9 8 (25.81%) CA Endevor
9 8 (25.81%) QA
9 8 (25.81%) Release Management
9 8 (25.81%) ATM
9 8 (25.81%) RACF
9 8 (25.81%) JCL
9 8 (25.81%) COBOL
9 8 (25.81%) Mentoring
9 8 (25.81%) Coaching
10 7 (22.58%) ACF2
10 7 (22.58%) zOS
11 6 (19.35%) Windows
11 6 (19.35%) TCP/IP
12 5 (16.13%) Sarbanes-Oxley
12 5 (16.13%) Cryptography
12 5 (16.13%) Service Delivery
12 5 (16.13%) Online Banking
12 5 (16.13%) MQSeries

IBM Mainframe
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 30 January 2015, IT jobs across the London 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 24 (77.42%) CICS
2 5 (16.13%) MQSeries
3 4 (12.90%) SAS
4 1 (3.23%) WebSphere
4 1 (3.23%) WebSphere Application Server
Communications & Networking
1 8 (25.81%) ATM
2 6 (19.35%) TCP/IP
3 5 (16.13%) Internet
4 1 (3.23%) SMTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 19 (61.29%) DB2
2 5 (16.13%) MS Access
General
1 26 (83.87%) Banking
2 19 (61.29%) Finance
3 18 (58.06%) Retail
4 4 (12.90%) Financial Institution
5 1 (3.23%) Law
5 1 (3.23%) Legal
Job Titles
1 13 (41.94%) Technical Specialist
2 6 (19.35%) Programmer
3 5 (16.13%) CICS Programmer
3 5 (16.13%) Information Specialist
4 4 (12.90%) Architect
4 4 (12.90%) Solutions Architect
5 2 (6.45%) Technical Leader
6 1 (3.23%) Systems Programmer
6 1 (3.23%) Forensic Investigator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (16.13%) Middleware
2 4 (12.90%) JMS
2 4 (12.90%) .NET
2 4 (12.90%) J2EE
2 4 (12.90%) JDBC
2 4 (12.90%) JSP
2 4 (12.90%) JNDI
3 1 (3.23%) WebSphere MQ
Miscellaneous
1 31 (100.00%) Mainframe
2 13 (41.94%) Analytical Skills
3 5 (16.13%) Cryptography
3 5 (16.13%) Online Banking
4 4 (12.90%) PMI
4 4 (12.90%) Chip Card
Operating Systems
1 11 (35.48%) UNIX
2 7 (22.58%) zOS
3 6 (19.35%) Windows
4 4 (12.90%) AIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (41.94%) Change Management
2 9 (29.03%) Migration
3 8 (25.81%) Release Management
3 8 (25.81%) Mentoring
3 8 (25.81%) Coaching
4 5 (16.13%) Service Delivery
4 5 (16.13%) Continuous Improvement
5 4 (12.90%) Waterfall
5 4 (12.90%) Agile Project Management
5 4 (12.90%) Project Management
5 4 (12.90%) PRINCE
5 4 (12.90%) RUP
5 4 (12.90%) PRINCE2
5 4 (12.90%) Supplier Management
5 4 (12.90%) Software Engineering
5 4 (12.90%) CMMI
5 4 (12.90%) Stakeholder Management
5 4 (12.90%) Agile Software Development
5 4 (12.90%) TOGAF
6 1 (3.23%) Unit Testing
Programming Languages
1 9 (29.03%) Assembly Language
2 8 (25.81%) JCL
2 8 (25.81%) COBOL
3 5 (16.13%) REXX
4 4 (12.90%) Java
Qualifications
1 4 (12.90%) Degree
1 4 (12.90%) ISEB
1 4 (12.90%) Sun Certification
1 4 (12.90%) PMI Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (25.81%) QA
2 5 (16.13%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 8 (25.81%) RACF
2 7 (22.58%) ACF2
Systems Management
1 8 (25.81%) CA Endevor
2 1 (3.23%) OMEGAMON
Vendors
1 31 (100.00%) IBM
2 4 (12.90%) Microsoft
2 4 (12.90%) Sun
London
Real Staffing
Salary: £41990 - £61000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 7 days ago
East London
Royal Bank Of Scotland
Salary: 28800 to $43200 per Year (GBP)
Posted: 11 days ago
London, United Kingdom
RBS
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 17 days ago