The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Mainframe in IT jobs advertised for the London region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Mainframe over the 3 months to 7 July 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
7 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Mainframes
Rank 479 509 497
Rank change year-on-year
+30 -12
Permanent jobs citing Mainframe 146 151 122
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 0.33% 0.31% 0.27%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 0.73% 0.68% 0.59%
Number of salaries quoted 117 83 84
Average salary £62,500 £70,000 £63,750
Average salary % change year-on-year
-10.71% +9.80%
90% offered a salary of more than £52,098 £47,500 £45,300
10% offered a salary of more than £100,000 £100,000 £85,000
UK excluding London average salary £47,500 £46,250 £46,250
% change year-on-year
+2.70% -
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
20061 22229 20541
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 45.46% 45.56% 46.06%
Number of salaries quoted 16318 18164 16808
Average salary £57,500 £55,000 £55,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+4.54% -
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £34,000 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £85,000 £85,000 £82,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

Mainframe
Jobs Demand Trend in London

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

Mainframe Jobs Demand Trend in London

Mainframe
Salary Trend in London

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Mainframe across the London region.

Mainframe Salary Trend in London

Mainframe
Salary Histogram in London

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Mainframe across the London region over the 3 months to 7 July 2015.

Mainframe Salary Histogram in London

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 Mainframe within the London region over the 3 months to 7 July 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 +22 25 £57,500 -4.16% 4
Docklands, London +2 3 - -
Mainframe
England

Mainframe
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 7 July 2015, IT jobs across the London region citing 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 Mainframe.

1 175 (51.93%) Finance
2 162 (48.07%) DB2
3 144 (42.73%) IBM
4 115 (34.12%) Banking
5 111 (32.94%) Oracle
6 106 (31.45%) SQL
7 104 (30.86%) Java
8 95 (28.19%) Linux
9 90 (26.71%) Windows
10 89 (26.41%) CICS
11 82 (24.33%) Solaris
11 82 (24.33%) Agile Software Development
11 82 (24.33%) WebSphere
12 80 (23.74%) COBOL
12 80 (23.74%) SQL Server
13 72 (21.36%) Middleware
14 70 (20.77%) XML
15 66 (19.58%) SAN
15 66 (19.58%) EMC
15 66 (19.58%) Cisco
16 65 (19.29%) HTML
16 65 (19.29%) Performance Tuning
16 65 (19.29%) SDLC
17 64 (18.99%) Apache
18 62 (18.40%) UNIX
19 61 (18.10%) Retail
20 60 (17.80%) JavaScript
20 60 (17.80%) WAN
20 60 (17.80%) LAN
20 60 (17.80%) SRDF

Mainframe
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 7 July 2015, IT jobs across the London region citing 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 Mainframe. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 89 (26.41%) CICS
2 82 (24.33%) WebSphere
3 64 (18.99%) Apache
4 58 (17.21%) Tomcat
5 57 (16.91%) IIS
5 57 (16.91%) Oracle Coherence
5 57 (16.91%) Oracle HTTP Server
6 22 (6.53%) MQSeries
7 16 (4.75%) WebSphere Application Server
8 15 (4.45%) SharePoint
9 6 (1.78%) Documentum
9 6 (1.78%) FileNet
10 3 (0.89%) SAS
11 1 (0.30%) GlassFish
Applications
1 22 (6.53%) MS Excel
2 10 (2.97%) MS Visio
2 10 (2.97%) MS Office
3 1 (0.30%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 57 (16.91%) RMDS
2 5 (1.48%) Hyperion Enterprise
2 5 (1.48%) Remedy ITSM
2 5 (1.48%) Oracle EBS
2 5 (1.48%) BASE24
3 3 (0.89%) Oracle Applications
3 3 (0.89%) Oracle EBS R12
4 1 (0.30%) Oracle BPM
Cloud Services
1 19 (5.64%) Cloud Computing
2 11 (3.26%) IaaS
3 3 (0.89%) SaaS
4 2 (0.59%) Force.com
Communications & Networking
1 66 (19.58%) SAN
2 60 (17.80%) LAN
2 60 (17.80%) WAN
3 58 (17.21%) HTTP
4 57 (16.91%) NAS
4 57 (16.91%) FCoE
4 57 (16.91%) Fibre Channel
4 57 (16.91%) Multicast
5 24 (7.12%) TCP/IP
6 12 (3.56%) Firewall
7 10 (2.97%) ATM
8 7 (2.08%) FTP
9 6 (1.78%) SMS
9 6 (1.78%) VLAN
10 4 (1.19%) Internet
11 3 (0.89%) TACACS
11 3 (0.89%) Intrusion Detection
12 1 (0.30%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 162 (48.07%) DB2
2 80 (23.74%) SQL Server
3 59 (17.51%) Hadoop
4 57 (16.91%) HBase
5 17 (5.04%) Data Warehouse
6 9 (2.67%) MS Access
6 9 (2.67%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 9 (2.67%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 9 (2.67%) SQL Server Analysis Services
7 6 (1.78%) Ingres
8 5 (1.48%) OLTP
8 5 (1.48%) OLAP
8 5 (1.48%) Oracle OLAP
8 5 (1.48%) Oracle Database
9 2 (0.59%) Relational Database
9 2 (0.59%) Oracle ODI
9 2 (0.59%) Oracle Database 11g
9 2 (0.59%) Base SAS
9 2 (0.59%) Oracle BI EE
9 2 (0.59%) RDBMS
Development Applications
1 6 (1.78%) Toad
2 5 (1.48%) PROIV
3 3 (0.89%) Visual Studio
3 3 (0.89%) Oracle Forms
4 2 (0.59%) ClearCase
4 2 (0.59%) Rational Rose
4 2 (0.59%) Eclipse
4 2 (0.59%) SpecFlow
General
1 175 (51.93%) Finance
2 115 (34.12%) Banking
3 61 (18.10%) Retail
4 18 (5.34%) Financial Institution
5 13 (3.86%) Legal
6 12 (3.56%) Marketing
7 9 (2.67%) Investment Banking
8 8 (2.37%) Private Banking
9 5 (1.48%) Telecoms
10 4 (1.19%) Front Office
11 3 (0.89%) Retail Banking
12 2 (0.59%) International Banking
12 2 (0.59%) Back Office
12 2 (0.59%) Automotive
12 2 (0.59%) Law
13 1 (0.30%) Aerospace
13 1 (0.30%) Electronics
13 1 (0.30%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 95 (28.19%) Architect
2 56 (16.62%) Solutions Architect
3 54 (16.02%) Infrastructure Architect
4 39 (11.57%) Consultant
5 38 (11.28%) Lead Architect
6 31 (9.20%) Lead Solutions Architect
7 26 (7.72%) Infrastructure Solutions Architect
7 26 (7.72%) Technical Specialist
8 21 (6.23%) Analyst
8 21 (6.23%) Development Manager
9 20 (5.93%) Solutions Designer
9 20 (5.93%) Designer
10 19 (5.64%) Project Manager
11 18 (5.34%) Technical Consultant
12 13 (3.86%) Developer
13 11 (3.26%) Business Development Manager
13 11 (3.26%) Infrastructure Manager
13 11 (3.26%) Business Manager
13 11 (3.26%) IT Development Manager
14 10 (2.97%) Senior Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 72 (21.36%) Middleware
2 70 (20.77%) XML
3 65 (19.29%) HTML
4 58 (17.21%) XSLT
5 57 (16.91%) Rendezvous
5 57 (16.91%) Ultra Messaging
6 43 (12.76%) Web Services
7 31 (9.20%) ISPF
8 29 (8.61%) .NET
9 18 (5.34%) J2EE
10 17 (5.04%) WebSphere MQ
11 10 (2.97%) .NET Framework
12 7 (2.08%) Java EE
13 6 (1.78%) FIX Protocol
13 6 (1.78%) LAMP
13 6 (1.78%) WSDL
13 6 (1.78%) XSD
14 5 (1.48%) JMS
15 3 (0.89%) Spring
16 2 (0.59%) REST
Miscellaneous
1 56 (16.62%) Analytical Skills
2 36 (10.68%) IBM Mainframe
3 34 (10.09%) SWIFT
4 21 (6.23%) Management Information System
5 18 (5.34%) Client/Server
5 18 (5.34%) Data Centre
6 11 (3.26%) Data Extraction
6 11 (3.26%) Cryptography
7 8 (2.37%) iPad
8 7 (2.08%) PMI
8 7 (2.08%) AS400
9 5 (1.48%) EMV
9 5 (1.48%) Derivative
9 5 (1.48%) Tandem
10 4 (1.19%) Equity Derivative
10 4 (1.19%) Computer Science
10 4 (1.19%) VSAM
10 4 (1.19%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
11 3 (0.89%) Clustering
11 3 (0.89%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 95 (28.19%) Linux
2 90 (26.71%) Windows
3 82 (24.33%) Solaris
4 62 (18.40%) UNIX
5 24 (7.12%) AIX
6 22 (6.53%) zOS
7 19 (5.64%) MVS
8 9 (2.67%) VMS
9 6 (1.78%) HPUX
10 5 (1.48%) Windows XP
10 5 (1.48%) Windows 7
11 4 (1.19%) Windows Server 2008
12 3 (0.89%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
13 1 (0.30%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 82 (24.33%) Agile Software Development
2 65 (19.29%) Performance Tuning
2 65 (19.29%) SDLC
3 57 (16.91%) Benchmarking
4 55 (16.32%) SOA
5 53 (15.73%) Risk Management
6 42 (12.46%) Change Management
7 37 (10.98%) Mentoring
8 32 (9.50%) Project Management
9 29 (8.61%) Business Intelligence
10 25 (7.42%) Coaching
11 21 (6.23%) Data Modelling
12 20 (5.93%) Service Management
13 19 (5.64%) ETL
13 19 (5.64%) Waterfall
14 18 (5.34%) OO
15 16 (4.75%) ITIL
15 16 (4.75%) Zachman Framework
15 16 (4.75%) TOGAF
16 15 (4.45%) PRINCE2
Programming Languages
1 106 (31.45%) SQL
2 104 (30.86%) Java
3 80 (23.74%) COBOL
4 60 (17.80%) JavaScript
5 53 (15.73%) JCL
6 17 (5.04%) Perl
7 15 (4.45%) C#
8 14 (4.15%) PL/SQL
9 11 (3.26%) C
10 9 (2.67%) T-SQL
10 9 (2.67%) VB.NET
10 9 (2.67%) LINC
11 8 (2.37%) Assembly Language
12 7 (2.08%) C++
13 6 (1.78%) PowerShell
14 5 (1.48%) PL/1
15 4 (1.19%) Shell Script
16 2 (0.59%) VBA
16 2 (0.59%) VB
16 2 (0.59%) Apex Code
Qualifications
1 12 (3.56%) Degree
2 10 (2.97%) PMI Certification
3 9 (2.67%) CISM
4 8 (2.37%) CISA
5 3 (0.89%) MCP
5 3 (0.89%) CISSP
5 3 (0.89%) PMP
6 2 (0.59%) QiCA
7 1 (0.30%) Six Sigma Green Belt
7 1 (0.30%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 46 (13.65%) QA
2 11 (3.26%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 10 (2.97%) COBIT
4 9 (2.67%) Data Quality
5 6 (1.78%) FATCA
6 5 (1.48%) ISO 8583
7 3 (0.89%) PCI DSS
7 3 (0.89%) Sarbanes-Oxley
8 2 (0.59%) SLA
System Software
1 60 (17.80%) SRDF
2 57 (16.91%) Oracle RAC
2 57 (16.91%) NFS
3 16 (4.75%) RACF
4 11 (3.26%) ACF2
5 3 (0.89%) Active Directory
5 3 (0.89%) VMware Infrastructure
6 2 (0.59%) VMware ESX
7 1 (0.30%) vSphere
7 1 (0.30%) Tivoli Directory Server
Systems Management
1 20 (5.93%) CA Endevor
2 16 (4.75%) Tivoli
3 9 (2.67%) HP Quality Center
4 6 (1.78%) Tivoli Storage Manager
5 1 (0.30%) Nagios
5 1 (0.30%) OpenSSO
Vendors
1 144 (42.73%) IBM
2 111 (32.94%) Oracle
3 66 (19.58%) Cisco
3 66 (19.58%) EMC
4 58 (17.21%) TIBCO
5 57 (16.91%) DataSynapse
5 57 (16.91%) Intel
5 57 (16.91%) NetApp
5 57 (16.91%) Sybase
6 36 (10.68%) Microsoft
7 17 (5.04%) Business Objects
8 11 (3.26%) Hyperion
8 11 (3.26%) HP
9 9 (2.67%) Remedy
9 9 (2.67%) Unisys
10 7 (2.08%) SAP
11 6 (1.78%) Symantec
11 6 (1.78%) Pega
11 6 (1.78%) Novell
11 6 (1.78%) Veritas
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