The first 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 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all terms in our Miscellaneous category for the London region.

Location
3 months to
30 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
IBM Mainframe
Rank 638 583 615
Rank change year-on-year
-55 +32
Permanent jobs citing IBM Mainframe 13 18 19
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 0.027% 0.041% 0.037%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 0.073% 0.10% 0.094%
Number of salaries quoted 3 16 13
Average salary £52,500 £66,250 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-20.75% +32.50%
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £47,500 £47,500
% change year-on-year
-10.52% -
Miscellaneous Category
London
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Miscellaneous category
17801 17297 20178
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 36.99% 38.97% 39.25%
Number of salaries quoted 14661 14041 17386
Average salary £55,000 £55,000 £55,000
90% offered a salary of more than £33,500 £34,346 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £82,500 £82,500 £85,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%
IBM Mainframe
England

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
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 30 July 2014, 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 16 (100.00%) IBM
1 16 (100.00%) Mainframe
2 9 (56.25%) Change Management
2 9 (56.25%) Banking
3 7 (43.75%) Retail
3 7 (43.75%) UNIX
3 7 (43.75%) DB2
4 6 (37.50%) SAP
4 6 (37.50%) CICS
5 5 (31.25%) JCL
5 5 (31.25%) Web Services
5 5 (31.25%) COBOL
5 5 (31.25%) AIX
5 5 (31.25%) Stakeholder Management
5 5 (31.25%) BASE24
5 5 (31.25%) AS400
5 5 (31.25%) Degree
5 5 (31.25%) CA Endevor
5 5 (31.25%) Contract for Difference
5 5 (31.25%) QA
5 5 (31.25%) Release Management
6 4 (25.00%) Quality Management
6 4 (25.00%) Computer Science
6 4 (25.00%) French Language
6 4 (25.00%) German Language
6 4 (25.00%) SOA
6 4 (25.00%) HP
6 4 (25.00%) PRINCE2
6 4 (25.00%) RTP
6 4 (25.00%) Project Management

IBM Mainframe
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 30 July 2014, 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 6 (37.50%) CICS
2 2 (12.50%) NetWeaver
Business Applications
1 5 (31.25%) BASE24
Communications & Networking
1 4 (25.00%) RTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (43.75%) DB2
2 2 (12.50%) Oracle Database
3 1 (6.25%) Oracle Database 10g
3 1 (6.25%) Oracle Database 11g
General
1 9 (56.25%) Banking
2 7 (43.75%) Retail
3 4 (25.00%) French Language
3 4 (25.00%) German Language
3 4 (25.00%) Spanish Language
4 3 (18.75%) Finance
5 2 (12.50%) Manufacturing
6 1 (6.25%) Korean Language
Job Titles
1 5 (31.25%) Consultant
1 5 (31.25%) Technical Specialist
2 4 (25.00%) Virtualisation Consultant
3 2 (12.50%) SAP Basis Analyst
3 2 (12.50%) Analyst
3 2 (12.50%) SAP Analyst
4 1 (6.25%) Agile Project Manager
4 1 (6.25%) Project Manager
4 1 (6.25%) Sales Consultant
4 1 (6.25%) Support Analyst
4 1 (6.25%) Technical Consultant
4 1 (6.25%) Sales Director
4 1 (6.25%) Software Manager
4 1 (6.25%) SAP Basis Support
4 1 (6.25%) SAP Support
4 1 (6.25%) Technical Pre Sales Consultant
4 1 (6.25%) SAP Support Analyst
4 1 (6.25%) Pre Sales Consultant
4 1 (6.25%) Software Project Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (31.25%) Web Services
2 2 (12.50%) SAP Basis
3 1 (6.25%) Middleware
3 1 (6.25%) J2EE
Miscellaneous
1 16 (100.00%) Mainframe
2 5 (31.25%) AS400
2 5 (31.25%) Contract for Difference
3 4 (25.00%) Computer Science
4 2 (12.50%) Enterprise Software
Operating Systems
1 7 (43.75%) UNIX
2 5 (31.25%) AIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (56.25%) Change Management
2 5 (31.25%) Stakeholder Management
2 5 (31.25%) Release Management
3 4 (25.00%) Quality Management
3 4 (25.00%) SOA
3 4 (25.00%) PRINCE2
3 4 (25.00%) Project Management
3 4 (25.00%) V-Model
3 4 (25.00%) Waterfall
3 4 (25.00%) DevOps
4 2 (12.50%) Business Development
4 2 (12.50%) Unit Testing
4 2 (12.50%) Performance Management
5 1 (6.25%) User Acceptance Testing
5 1 (6.25%) Performance Tuning
5 1 (6.25%) Performance Analysis
5 1 (6.25%) SAP Implementation
5 1 (6.25%) Migration
5 1 (6.25%) Agile Software Development
Programming Languages
1 5 (31.25%) JCL
1 5 (31.25%) COBOL
2 1 (6.25%) Java
2 1 (6.25%) ABAP
Qualifications
1 5 (31.25%) Degree
2 1 (6.25%) OCP
2 1 (6.25%) Oracle Certification
2 1 (6.25%) PMP
2 1 (6.25%) PMI Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (31.25%) QA
System Software
1 1 (6.25%) RACF
1 1 (6.25%) Oracle RAC
Systems Management
1 5 (31.25%) CA Endevor
2 4 (25.00%) ServiceCenter
2 4 (25.00%) CA LISA
Vendors
1 16 (100.00%) IBM
2 6 (37.50%) SAP
3 4 (25.00%) HP
3 4 (25.00%) CA
3 4 (25.00%) Green Hat
4 3 (18.75%) Oracle
5 1 (6.25%) Red Hat
5 1 (6.25%) GigaSpaces