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 April 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
24 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
IBM Mainframe
Rank 608 656 618
Rank change year-on-year
+48 -38
Permanent jobs citing IBM Mainframe 21 3 9
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 0.047% 0.006% 0.020%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 0.11% 0.013% 0.044%
Number of salaries quoted 4 3 7
Average salary £60,000 £67,500 £80,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-11.11% -15.62%
UK excluding London average salary £47,500 £47,500 £39,500
% change year-on-year
- +20.25%
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
19702 22858 20597
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 44.26% 46.43% 44.92%
Number of salaries quoted 16027 18430 16840
Average salary £55,000 £55,000 £55,000
90% offered a salary of more than £33,920 £32,500 £34,000
10% offered a salary of more than £85,000 £85,000 £85,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,000
% change year-on-year
- +5.26%

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 April 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 24 April 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 +35 3 £65,000 +4.00% 1
IBM Mainframe
England

IBM Mainframe
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 24 April 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 36 (100.00%) IBM
1 36 (100.00%) Mainframe
2 29 (80.56%) Banking
3 27 (75.00%) DB2
4 23 (63.89%) CICS
5 21 (58.33%) Retail
6 15 (41.67%) Change Management
6 15 (41.67%) Finance
7 13 (36.11%) zOS
7 13 (36.11%) RACF
7 13 (36.11%) TCP/IP
7 13 (36.11%) ACF2
8 11 (30.56%) Analytical Skills
9 10 (27.78%) Mentoring
9 10 (27.78%) Coaching
9 10 (27.78%) COBOL
9 10 (27.78%) JCL
9 10 (27.78%) CA Endevor
9 10 (27.78%) QA
10 6 (16.67%) UNIX
10 6 (16.67%) Windows
11 5 (13.89%) ATM
11 5 (13.89%) MS Access
11 5 (13.89%) Remedy
11 5 (13.89%) ISPF
11 5 (13.89%) Remedy ITSM
11 5 (13.89%) Release Management
11 5 (13.89%) Migration
11 5 (13.89%) Cryptography
11 5 (13.89%) Financial Institution

IBM Mainframe
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 24 April 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 23 (63.89%) CICS
2 1 (2.78%) MQSeries
Business Applications
1 5 (13.89%) Remedy ITSM
Communications & Networking
1 13 (36.11%) TCP/IP
2 5 (13.89%) ATM
3 1 (2.78%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 27 (75.00%) DB2
2 5 (13.89%) MS Access
General
1 29 (80.56%) Banking
2 21 (58.33%) Retail
3 15 (41.67%) Finance
4 5 (13.89%) Financial Institution
5 1 (2.78%) Law
5 1 (2.78%) Legal
Job Titles
1 10 (27.78%) Technical Specialist
2 7 (19.44%) Technical Leader
3 6 (16.67%) Architect
3 6 (16.67%) Solutions Architect
4 5 (13.89%) Senior Technical Specialist
4 5 (13.89%) Information Specialist
5 2 (5.56%) Programmer
6 1 (2.78%) Systems Programmer
6 1 (2.78%) CICS Programmer
6 1 (2.78%) Forensic Investigator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (13.89%) ISPF
2 4 (11.11%) JNDI
2 4 (11.11%) .NET
2 4 (11.11%) J2EE
2 4 (11.11%) JDBC
2 4 (11.11%) JSP
2 4 (11.11%) JMS
3 1 (2.78%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 36 (100.00%) Mainframe
2 11 (30.56%) Analytical Skills
3 5 (13.89%) SWIFT
3 5 (13.89%) Cryptography
4 4 (11.11%) PMI
5 2 (5.56%) Open Source
6 1 (2.78%) Online Banking
Operating Systems
1 13 (36.11%) zOS
2 6 (16.67%) UNIX
2 6 (16.67%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 15 (41.67%) Change Management
2 10 (27.78%) Mentoring
2 10 (27.78%) Coaching
3 5 (13.89%) Software Delivery
3 5 (13.89%) Migration
3 5 (13.89%) Release Management
4 4 (11.11%) Waterfall
4 4 (11.11%) Agile Software Development
4 4 (11.11%) TOGAF
4 4 (11.11%) Software Engineering
4 4 (11.11%) Supplier Management
4 4 (11.11%) Stakeholder Management
4 4 (11.11%) PRINCE2
4 4 (11.11%) RUP
4 4 (11.11%) PRINCE
4 4 (11.11%) Project Management
4 4 (11.11%) CMMI
4 4 (11.11%) Agile Project Management
5 2 (5.56%) Enterprise Architecture
6 1 (2.78%) Continuous Improvement
Programming Languages
1 10 (27.78%) COBOL
1 10 (27.78%) JCL
2 4 (11.11%) Java
3 1 (2.78%) Assembly Language
Qualifications
1 4 (11.11%) ISEB
1 4 (11.11%) Sun Certification
1 4 (11.11%) PMI Certification
1 4 (11.11%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 10 (27.78%) QA
2 5 (13.89%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 13 (36.11%) RACF
1 13 (36.11%) ACF2
Systems Management
1 10 (27.78%) CA Endevor
Vendors
1 36 (100.00%) IBM
2 5 (13.89%) BMC
2 5 (13.89%) Remedy
3 4 (11.11%) Microsoft
3 4 (11.11%) Sun
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