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 salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Mainframe over the 3 months to 26 July 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
26 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Mainframes
Rank 562 549 531
Rank change year-on-year
-13 -18
Permanent jobs citing Mainframe 74 126 160
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 0.19% 0.28% 0.33%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 0.41% 0.60% 0.72%
Number of salaries quoted 40 102 98
Median salary £62,500 £61,250 £60,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+2.04% +2.08%
90% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £50,000 £45,000
10% offered a salary of more than £90,000 £100,000 £100,000
UK excluding London median salary £50,000 £46,377 £47,500
% change year-on-year
+7.81% -2.36%
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
18070 20934 22073
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 45.86% 47.08% 45.94%
Number of salaries quoted 15262 17026 18008
Median salary £60,000 £57,500 £55,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+4.34% +4.54%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £32,500 £34,500
10% offered a salary of more than £90,000 £82,500 £85,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -

Mainframe
Jobs Demand Trend in London

The demand trend of job ads across the London region citing Mainframe as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in 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 26 July 2016.

Mainframe Salary Histogram in London

Mainframe
Job Locations in London

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Mainframe within the London region over the 3 months to 26 July 2016. 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
City of London +48 6 £50,000 -13.04% 3
Hendon - 1 £34,637 -
Mainframe
England

Mainframe
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 26 July 2016, IT jobs citing Mainframe also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the London region with a requirement for Mainframe.

1 92 (48.42%) SQL
2 89 (46.84%) SDLC
3 80 (42.11%) Finance
4 69 (36.32%) Windows
5 53 (27.89%) Banking
6 51 (26.84%) IBM
7 50 (26.32%) Unix
8 48 (25.26%) Web Services
9 46 (24.21%) QA
10 45 (23.68%) XML
10 45 (23.68%) JCL
11 44 (23.16%) COBOL
11 44 (23.16%) Oracle
12 43 (22.63%) Microsoft
13 42 (22.11%) DB2
14 40 (21.05%) MS Office
15 37 (19.47%) .NET
15 37 (19.47%) Java
16 35 (18.42%) Change Management
16 35 (18.42%) Risk Management
16 35 (18.42%) Retail
16 35 (18.42%) IBM Mainframe
17 33 (17.37%) HTML
17 33 (17.37%) SQL Server
18 32 (16.84%) MVC
19 31 (16.32%) ASP.NET
19 31 (16.32%) Cognizant
20 30 (15.79%) IIS
21 29 (15.26%) Analytical Skills
22 28 (14.74%) Portfolio Management

Mainframe
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 30 (15.79%) IIS
2 19 (10.00%) WebSphere
3 16 (8.42%) MQSeries
4 9 (4.74%) WebSphere Application Server
5 8 (4.21%) CICS
6 5 (2.63%) Oracle Service Bus
6 5 (2.63%) Oracle SOA Suite
7 4 (2.11%) FileNet
7 4 (2.11%) Mule
7 4 (2.11%) Mule ESB
8 3 (1.58%) Apache
8 3 (1.58%) Tomcat
9 2 (1.05%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
9 2 (1.05%) Exchange Server 2003
9 2 (1.05%) Exchange Server 2007
9 2 (1.05%) Exchange Server 2010
9 2 (1.05%) Jetty
9 2 (1.05%) MS Exchange
9 2 (1.05%) SAS
9 2 (1.05%) WebLogic
Applications
1 40 (21.05%) MS Office
2 19 (10.00%) MS Excel
3 7 (3.68%) MS Visio
4 6 (3.16%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 7 (3.68%) Remedy ITSM
2 1 (0.53%) Oracle BPM
Cloud Services
1 6 (3.16%) GitHub
2 5 (2.63%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 6 (3.16%) Firewall
1 6 (3.16%) Network Security
1 6 (3.16%) Wireless
2 5 (2.63%) Internet
2 5 (2.63%) WAN
3 4 (2.11%) HTTP
3 4 (2.11%) LAN
3 4 (2.11%) SAN
4 3 (1.58%) VPN
5 2 (1.05%) 802.11
5 2 (1.05%) Intrusion Detection
5 2 (1.05%) LDAP
5 2 (1.05%) Multicast
5 2 (1.05%) VLAN
5 2 (1.05%) VoIP
5 2 (1.05%) Wireless Security
6 1 (0.53%) FCoE
6 1 (0.53%) GLBP
6 1 (0.53%) HSRP
6 1 (0.53%) NAS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 42 (22.11%) DB2
2 33 (17.37%) SQL Server
3 4 (2.11%) Oracle Database
4 3 (1.58%) Adabas
4 3 (1.58%) SQL Server 2008
5 2 (1.05%) MongoDB
5 2 (1.05%) Oracle Database 11g
6 1 (0.53%) BODI
6 1 (0.53%) BusinessObjects
6 1 (0.53%) DataStage
6 1 (0.53%) GIS
6 1 (0.53%) Hadoop
6 1 (0.53%) HBase
6 1 (0.53%) MySQL
6 1 (0.53%) NoSQL
6 1 (0.53%) Oracle Database 10g
6 1 (0.53%) RDBMS
6 1 (0.53%) Relational Database
6 1 (0.53%) SQL Server 2005
Development Applications
1 11 (5.79%) Jenkins
1 11 (5.79%) JIRA
2 6 (3.16%) Git (software)
2 6 (3.16%) SpecFlow
3 5 (2.63%) Eclipse
3 5 (2.63%) JMeter
3 5 (2.63%) JUnit
3 5 (2.63%) LoadRunner
3 5 (2.63%) Maven
3 5 (2.63%) Selenium
3 5 (2.63%) Selenium IDE
3 5 (2.63%) WebDriver
4 4 (2.11%) Subversion
5 2 (1.05%) AppScan
5 2 (1.05%) Metasploit
5 2 (1.05%) Oracle Forms
5 2 (1.05%) Paros
General
1 80 (42.11%) Finance
2 53 (27.89%) Banking
3 35 (18.42%) Retail
4 18 (9.47%) Financial Institution
5 16 (8.42%) Advertising
6 13 (6.84%) Marketing
7 8 (4.21%) Music Industry
8 7 (3.68%) Retail Banking
9 3 (1.58%) Front Office
9 3 (1.58%) Investment Banking
10 2 (1.05%) Back Office
10 2 (1.05%) Spanish Language
11 1 (0.53%) Corporate Banking
11 1 (0.53%) Games
11 1 (0.53%) Legal
Job Titles
1 45 (23.68%) Analyst
2 27 (14.21%) Developer
3 25 (13.16%) Business Systems Analyst
3 25 (13.16%) Systems Analyst
4 22 (11.58%) Architect
5 20 (10.53%) Mainframe Developer
5 20 (10.53%) SQL Analyst
6 15 (7.89%) Technical Specialist
7 14 (7.37%) SQL Server Analyst
8 12 (6.32%) Solutions Architect
9 11 (5.79%) Build Manager
10 9 (4.74%) Banking Analyst
10 9 (4.74%) Consultant
11 8 (4.21%) COBOL Developer
11 8 (4.21%) IT Manager
11 8 (4.21%) Technical Leader
12 7 (3.68%) IT Analyst
13 6 (3.16%) Business Analyst
13 6 (3.16%) Senior Consultant
13 6 (3.16%) SQL Support Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 48 (25.26%) Web Services
2 45 (23.68%) XML
3 37 (19.47%) .NET
4 33 (17.37%) HTML
5 31 (16.32%) ASP.NET
6 25 (13.16%) XSL
7 20 (10.53%) Middleware
8 15 (7.89%) ISPF
9 8 (4.21%) J2EE
10 7 (3.68%) Hibernate
10 7 (3.68%) JMS
11 6 (3.16%) ASP.NET MVC
11 6 (3.16%) Classic ASP
11 6 (3.16%) Gherkin
11 6 (3.16%) WSDL
12 5 (2.63%) HTML5
12 5 (2.63%) IBM Integration Bus
12 5 (2.63%) OAuth
12 5 (2.63%) REST
12 5 (2.63%) Spring
Miscellaneous
1 35 (18.42%) IBM Mainframe
2 29 (15.26%) Analytical Skills
3 22 (11.58%) VSAM
4 12 (6.32%) iSeries
5 9 (4.74%) DataPower
5 9 (4.74%) Enterprise Software
6 8 (4.21%) AS400
6 8 (4.21%) Computer Science
7 7 (3.68%) Management Information System
7 7 (3.68%) SWIFT
8 6 (3.16%) Client/Server
8 6 (3.16%) Online Banking
9 3 (1.58%) Statistics
10 2 (1.05%) Credit Risk
10 2 (1.05%) Cryptography
10 2 (1.05%) Data Centre
10 2 (1.05%) Data Structures
10 2 (1.05%) Economics
10 2 (1.05%) Mobile App
10 2 (1.05%) Reference Data
Operating Systems
1 69 (36.32%) Windows
2 50 (26.32%) Unix
3 28 (14.74%) Linux
4 17 (8.95%) AIX
5 14 (7.37%) zOS
6 9 (4.74%) Windows Server
7 8 (4.21%) Solaris
8 5 (2.63%) Android
8 5 (2.63%) Apple iOS
8 5 (2.63%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
9 4 (2.11%) Windows Server 2003
10 3 (1.58%) Windows Server 2008
11 2 (1.05%) Debian
11 2 (1.05%) Gentoo
11 2 (1.05%) Kali Linux
11 2 (1.05%) Ubuntu
11 2 (1.05%) Windows 2000 Server
11 2 (1.05%) Windows 7
11 2 (1.05%) Windows NT
11 2 (1.05%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 89 (46.84%) SDLC
2 35 (18.42%) Change Management
2 35 (18.42%) Risk Management
3 32 (16.84%) MVC
4 28 (14.74%) Agile Software Development
4 28 (14.74%) ITIL
4 28 (14.74%) Portfolio Management
5 26 (13.68%) Information Management
6 24 (12.63%) Test Scripting
7 22 (11.58%) Mentoring
7 22 (11.58%) SOA
8 18 (9.47%) Line Management
8 18 (9.47%) Project Management
8 18 (9.47%) Waterfall
9 15 (7.89%) Coaching
10 13 (6.84%) Asset Management
10 13 (6.84%) Capacity Planning
10 13 (6.84%) Investment Management
10 13 (6.84%) Service Management
11 11 (5.79%) Open Source
Programming Languages
1 92 (48.42%) SQL
2 45 (23.68%) JCL
3 44 (23.16%) COBOL
4 37 (19.47%) Java
5 23 (12.11%) VB
6 14 (7.37%) C#
7 8 (4.21%) Assembly Language
7 8 (4.21%) REXX
8 5 (2.63%) JavaScript
9 2 (1.05%) NATURAL
9 2 (1.05%) Python
10 1 (0.53%) Perl
10 1 (0.53%) PowerShell
10 1 (0.53%) VB.NET
10 1 (0.53%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 23 (12.11%) Degree
2 6 (3.16%) ISTQB
3 5 (2.63%) ISEB
4 3 (1.58%) CEH
4 3 (1.58%) CISM
4 3 (1.58%) CISSP
4 3 (1.58%) ITIL Certification
4 3 (1.58%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
4 3 (1.58%) OSCP
5 2 (1.05%) CISA
5 2 (1.05%) CISMP
5 2 (1.05%) GCIH
5 2 (1.05%) GPEN
5 2 (1.05%) GWAPT
5 2 (1.05%) OSCE
6 1 (0.53%) CCNA
6 1 (0.53%) CCNP
6 1 (0.53%) CESG Certified Professional
6 1 (0.53%) Cisco Certification
6 1 (0.53%) Cyber Scheme
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 46 (24.21%) QA
2 8 (4.21%) SLA
3 7 (3.68%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 6 (3.16%) COBIT
5 4 (2.11%) PCI DSS
6 1 (0.53%) ISO 8583
6 1 (0.53%) ISO20022
System Software
1 16 (8.42%) Time Sharing Option
2 8 (4.21%) Tivoli Workload Scheduler
3 6 (3.16%) VMware Infrastructure
4 3 (1.58%) ACF2
4 3 (1.58%) Active Directory
4 3 (1.58%) Virtual Machines
4 3 (1.58%) Virtual Servers
5 2 (1.05%) pfSense
5 2 (1.05%) VMware ESXi
5 2 (1.05%) vSphere
6 1 (0.53%) NFS
6 1 (0.53%) Oracle RAC
6 1 (0.53%) SRDF
Systems Management
1 15 (7.89%) CA Endevor
2 8 (4.21%) Tivoli
3 5 (2.63%) HP Quality Center
4 4 (2.11%) CloudHub
4 4 (2.11%) Puppet
5 2 (1.05%) CA Single Sign-On
5 2 (1.05%) HP Fortify
5 2 (1.05%) Nessus
5 2 (1.05%) Nmap
5 2 (1.05%) OMEGAMON
5 2 (1.05%) WebInspect
6 1 (0.53%) Cisco CUCM
6 1 (0.53%) OpenSSO
6 1 (0.53%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
Vendors
1 51 (26.84%) IBM
2 44 (23.16%) Oracle
3 43 (22.63%) Microsoft
4 31 (16.32%) Cognizant
5 23 (12.11%) Redback
6 13 (6.84%) VMware
7 11 (5.79%) Ab Initio
8 8 (4.21%) CA
8 8 (4.21%) Micro Focus
9 7 (3.68%) BMC
9 7 (3.68%) HP
9 7 (3.68%) Remedy
10 6 (3.16%) ATG
10 6 (3.16%) Red Hat
10 6 (3.16%) Salesforce.com
11 5 (2.63%) webMethods
12 4 (2.11%) MuleSoft
12 4 (2.11%) Pega
13 3 (1.58%) Cisco
13 3 (1.58%) Sybase
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