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 24 December 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
24 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
IBM Mainframe
Rank 616 619 609
Rank change year-on-year
+3 -10
Permanent jobs citing IBM Mainframe 14 2 18
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 0.032% 0.004% 0.038%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 0.073% 0.010% 0.085%
Number of salaries quoted 7 0 7
Average salary £65,000 - £41,000
UK excluding London average salary £50,000 £42,500 £50,000
% change year-on-year
+17.64% -15.00%
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
19058 19966 21132
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 43.57% 44.79% 44.84%
Number of salaries quoted 15855 15986 17661
Average salary £55,000 £55,000 £52,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +4.76%
90% offered a salary of more than £33,000 £33,000 £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 24 December 2014.

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 24 December 2014. 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 +12 2 £65,000 -
IBM Mainframe
England

IBM Mainframe
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 24 December 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 27 (100.00%) IBM
1 27 (100.00%) Mainframe
2 22 (81.48%) CICS
2 22 (81.48%) Banking
3 17 (62.96%) DB2
4 16 (59.26%) Finance
5 13 (48.15%) Retail
5 13 (48.15%) Analytical Skills
6 10 (37.04%) Change Management
6 10 (37.04%) Mentoring
7 9 (33.33%) Assembly Language
7 9 (33.33%) Migration
8 8 (29.63%) COBOL
8 8 (29.63%) ATM
8 8 (29.63%) JCL
8 8 (29.63%) CA Endevor
8 8 (29.63%) QA
8 8 (29.63%) Release Management
8 8 (29.63%) Coaching
9 7 (25.93%) RACF
10 6 (22.22%) PRINCE2
10 6 (22.22%) Project Management
10 6 (22.22%) Stakeholder Management
10 6 (22.22%) Agile Software Development
10 6 (22.22%) Degree
10 6 (22.22%) Waterfall
11 5 (18.52%) UNIX
11 5 (18.52%) MQSeries
11 5 (18.52%) REXX
11 5 (18.52%) zOS

IBM Mainframe
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 24 December 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 22 (81.48%) CICS
2 5 (18.52%) MQSeries
3 4 (14.81%) SAS
4 1 (3.70%) WebSphere
4 1 (3.70%) WebSphere Application Server
Communications & Networking
1 8 (29.63%) ATM
2 5 (18.52%) Internet
3 4 (14.81%) TCP/IP
4 2 (7.41%) RTP
5 1 (3.70%) SMTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 17 (62.96%) DB2
General
1 22 (81.48%) Banking
2 16 (59.26%) Finance
3 13 (48.15%) Retail
4 2 (7.41%) French Language
4 2 (7.41%) German Language
4 2 (7.41%) Spanish Language
4 2 (7.41%) Financial Institution
Job Titles
1 8 (29.63%) Technical Specialist
2 6 (22.22%) Programmer
3 5 (18.52%) CICS Programmer
4 4 (14.81%) Solutions Architect
4 4 (14.81%) Architect
5 2 (7.41%) Consultant
5 2 (7.41%) Virtualisation Consultant
5 2 (7.41%) Technical Leader
6 1 (3.70%) Systems Programmer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (18.52%) Middleware
2 4 (14.81%) JNDI
2 4 (14.81%) .NET
2 4 (14.81%) J2EE
2 4 (14.81%) JDBC
2 4 (14.81%) JSP
2 4 (14.81%) JMS
3 1 (3.70%) WebSphere MQ
Miscellaneous
1 27 (100.00%) Mainframe
2 13 (48.15%) Analytical Skills
3 5 (18.52%) Online Banking
4 4 (14.81%) PMI
4 4 (14.81%) Chip Card
5 2 (7.41%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 5 (18.52%) UNIX
1 5 (18.52%) zOS
2 4 (14.81%) AIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (37.04%) Change Management
1 10 (37.04%) Mentoring
2 9 (33.33%) Migration
3 8 (29.63%) Release Management
3 8 (29.63%) Coaching
4 6 (22.22%) Waterfall
4 6 (22.22%) Stakeholder Management
4 6 (22.22%) Agile Software Development
4 6 (22.22%) PRINCE2
4 6 (22.22%) Project Management
5 5 (18.52%) Continuous Improvement
5 5 (18.52%) Service Delivery
6 4 (14.81%) Agile Project Management
6 4 (14.81%) PRINCE
6 4 (14.81%) CMMI
6 4 (14.81%) RUP
6 4 (14.81%) TOGAF
6 4 (14.81%) Software Engineering
6 4 (14.81%) Supplier Management
7 3 (11.11%) Unit Testing
Programming Languages
1 9 (33.33%) Assembly Language
2 8 (29.63%) COBOL
2 8 (29.63%) JCL
3 5 (18.52%) REXX
4 4 (14.81%) Java
Qualifications
1 6 (22.22%) Degree
2 4 (14.81%) ISEB
2 4 (14.81%) Sun Certification
2 4 (14.81%) PMI Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (29.63%) QA
System Software
1 7 (25.93%) RACF
2 5 (18.52%) ACF2
Systems Management
1 8 (29.63%) CA Endevor
2 2 (7.41%) ServiceCenter
2 2 (7.41%) CA LISA
3 1 (3.70%) OMEGAMON
Vendors
1 27 (100.00%) IBM
2 4 (14.81%) Microsoft
2 4 (14.81%) Sun
3 2 (7.41%) HP
3 2 (7.41%) CA
3 2 (7.41%) Green Hat
3 2 (7.41%) SAP
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