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

Location
3 months to
2 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
IBM Mainframe
Rank 615 599 619
Rank change year-on-year
-16 +20
Permanent jobs citing IBM Mainframe 14 10 12
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 0.031% 0.022% 0.025%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 0.070% 0.049% 0.052%
Number of salaries quoted 3 10 3
Average salary £52,500 £68,750 £41,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-23.63% +67.68%
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £42,500 £43,750
% change year-on-year
- -2.85%
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
19890 20605 22959
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 43.52% 46.36% 46.90%
Number of salaries quoted 16049 16850 19495
Average salary £55,000 £55,000 £55,000
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £33,500 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £80,000 £85,000 £85,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%

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 2 October 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 20 (74.07%) Banking
3 17 (62.96%) Change Management
3 17 (62.96%) DB2
3 17 (62.96%) Mentoring
4 16 (59.26%) CICS
5 15 (55.56%) Retail
5 15 (55.56%) Analytical Skills
6 13 (48.15%) Coaching
6 13 (48.15%) QA
6 13 (48.15%) Release Management
6 13 (48.15%) CA Endevor
6 13 (48.15%) Finance
6 13 (48.15%) JCL
6 13 (48.15%) COBOL
7 12 (44.44%) UNIX
8 9 (33.33%) AIX
9 8 (29.63%) ATM
10 6 (22.22%) SAP
11 5 (18.52%) Web Services
11 5 (18.52%) REXX
11 5 (18.52%) Stakeholder Management
11 5 (18.52%) BASE24
11 5 (18.52%) AS400
11 5 (18.52%) Contract for Difference
11 5 (18.52%) Agile Software Development
11 5 (18.52%) Degree
12 4 (14.81%) Spanish Language
12 4 (14.81%) ServiceCenter

IBM Mainframe
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 2 October 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 16 (59.26%) CICS
2 4 (14.81%) SAS
3 2 (7.41%) NetWeaver
4 1 (3.70%) WebSphere
4 1 (3.70%) WebSphere Application Server
Business Applications
1 5 (18.52%) BASE24
Communications & Networking
1 8 (29.63%) ATM
2 4 (14.81%) RTP
3 1 (3.70%) SMTP
3 1 (3.70%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 17 (62.96%) DB2
2 2 (7.41%) Oracle Database
3 1 (3.70%) Oracle Database 10g
3 1 (3.70%) Oracle Database 11g
General
1 20 (74.07%) Banking
2 15 (55.56%) Retail
3 13 (48.15%) Finance
4 4 (14.81%) Spanish Language
4 4 (14.81%) French Language
4 4 (14.81%) German Language
5 2 (7.41%) Manufacturing
6 1 (3.70%) Korean Language
Job Titles
1 13 (48.15%) Technical Specialist
2 5 (18.52%) Consultant
3 4 (14.81%) Virtualisation Consultant
4 2 (7.41%) Analyst
4 2 (7.41%) SAP Analyst
4 2 (7.41%) SAP Basis Analyst
5 1 (3.70%) SAP Basis Support
5 1 (3.70%) Software Manager
5 1 (3.70%) Sales Director
5 1 (3.70%) Sales Consultant
5 1 (3.70%) Programmer
5 1 (3.70%) Support Analyst
5 1 (3.70%) Technical Consultant
5 1 (3.70%) Pre Sales Consultant
5 1 (3.70%) Software Project Manager
5 1 (3.70%) Technical Leader
5 1 (3.70%) SAP Support
5 1 (3.70%) Technical Pre Sales Consultant
5 1 (3.70%) Systems Programmer
5 1 (3.70%) SAP Support Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (18.52%) Web Services
2 2 (7.41%) SAP Basis
3 1 (3.70%) J2EE
3 1 (3.70%) WebSphere MQ
3 1 (3.70%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 27 (100.00%) Mainframe
2 15 (55.56%) Analytical Skills
3 5 (18.52%) AS400
3 5 (18.52%) Contract for Difference
4 4 (14.81%) Computer Science
4 4 (14.81%) Chip Card
5 2 (7.41%) Enterprise Software
Operating Systems
1 12 (44.44%) UNIX
2 9 (33.33%) AIX
3 2 (7.41%) zOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 17 (62.96%) Change Management
1 17 (62.96%) Mentoring
2 13 (48.15%) Coaching
2 13 (48.15%) Release Management
3 5 (18.52%) Stakeholder Management
3 5 (18.52%) Agile Software Development
4 4 (14.81%) PRINCE2
4 4 (14.81%) SOA
4 4 (14.81%) Project Management
4 4 (14.81%) Quality Management
4 4 (14.81%) V-Model
4 4 (14.81%) Waterfall
4 4 (14.81%) DevOps
4 4 (14.81%) Line Management
5 3 (11.11%) Unit Testing
6 2 (7.41%) Performance Management
6 2 (7.41%) Business Development
7 1 (3.70%) Migration
7 1 (3.70%) SAP Implementation
7 1 (3.70%) User Acceptance Testing
Programming Languages
1 13 (48.15%) COBOL
1 13 (48.15%) JCL
2 5 (18.52%) REXX
3 4 (14.81%) Assembly Language
4 1 (3.70%) Java
4 1 (3.70%) ABAP
Qualifications
1 5 (18.52%) Degree
2 1 (3.70%) OCP
2 1 (3.70%) Oracle Certification
2 1 (3.70%) PMP
2 1 (3.70%) PMI Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 13 (48.15%) QA
System Software
1 4 (14.81%) RACF
2 2 (7.41%) ACF2
3 1 (3.70%) Oracle RAC
Systems Management
1 13 (48.15%) CA Endevor
2 4 (14.81%) ServiceCenter
2 4 (14.81%) CA LISA
3 1 (3.70%) OMEGAMON
Vendors
1 27 (100.00%) IBM
2 6 (22.22%) SAP
3 4 (14.81%) Green Hat
3 4 (14.81%) HP
3 4 (14.81%) CA
4 3 (11.11%) Oracle
5 1 (3.70%) Red Hat
5 1 (3.70%) GigaSpaces
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