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 June 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
26 Jun 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Mainframes
Rank 564 508 551
Rank change year-on-year
-56 +43
Permanent jobs citing Mainframe 70 159 155
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 0.18% 0.36% 0.31%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 0.38% 0.76% 0.66%
Number of salaries quoted 36 123 83
Median salary £70,000 £62,500 £70,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+12.00% -10.71%
90% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £52,500 £47,500
10% offered a salary of more than £83,750 £100,000 £100,000
UK excluding London median salary £47,500 £48,000 £47,500
% change year-on-year
-1.04% +1.05%
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
18192 20814 23392
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 46.15% 46.51% 46.58%
Number of salaries quoted 15424 16979 19124
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 £34,000
10% offered a salary of more than £87,500 £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 June 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 June 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 +39 13 £70,000 +21.73% 2
Hendon - 1 £34,637 -
Mainframe
England

Mainframe
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 26 June 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 87 (46.77%) SQL
2 79 (42.47%) SDLC
3 76 (40.86%) Finance
4 67 (36.02%) Windows
5 58 (31.18%) Banking
6 52 (27.96%) IBM
7 46 (24.73%) COBOL
7 46 (24.73%) Oracle
8 45 (24.19%) JCL
9 44 (23.66%) Web Services
9 44 (23.66%) Change Management
10 43 (23.12%) Unix
11 42 (22.58%) XML
11 42 (22.58%) MS Office
12 41 (22.04%) DB2
12 41 (22.04%) QA
13 39 (20.97%) Microsoft
14 38 (20.43%) .NET
15 35 (18.82%) Linux
15 35 (18.82%) IBM Mainframe
16 34 (18.28%) Analytical Skills
17 32 (17.20%) SQL Server
18 31 (16.67%) ASP.NET
18 31 (16.67%) MVC
18 31 (16.67%) Retail
19 30 (16.13%) Risk Management
20 29 (15.59%) ITIL
20 29 (15.59%) Cognizant
21 26 (13.98%) Java
22 25 (13.44%) HTML

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 25 (13.44%) IIS
2 19 (10.22%) WebSphere
3 17 (9.14%) MQSeries
4 16 (8.60%) CICS
5 9 (4.84%) WebSphere Application Server
6 5 (2.69%) FileNet
6 5 (2.69%) Oracle Service Bus
6 5 (2.69%) Oracle SOA Suite
7 4 (2.15%) Mule
7 4 (2.15%) Mule ESB
8 3 (1.61%) Apache
8 3 (1.61%) MTS
8 3 (1.61%) Tomcat
9 2 (1.08%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
9 2 (1.08%) Exchange Server 2003
9 2 (1.08%) Exchange Server 2007
9 2 (1.08%) Exchange Server 2010
9 2 (1.08%) MS Exchange
9 2 (1.08%) SAS
9 2 (1.08%) WebLogic
Applications
1 42 (22.58%) MS Office
2 20 (10.75%) MS Excel
3 8 (4.30%) MS Visio
4 2 (1.08%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 7 (3.76%) Remedy ITSM
2 1 (0.54%) Oracle BPM
Cloud Services
1 6 (3.23%) SaaS
2 4 (2.15%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 8 (4.30%) Firewall
2 7 (3.76%) Internet
2 7 (3.76%) WAN
3 6 (3.23%) LAN
3 6 (3.23%) Wireless
4 4 (2.15%) Intrusion Detection
4 4 (2.15%) SAN
5 3 (1.61%) VPN
6 2 (1.08%) 802.11
6 2 (1.08%) LDAP
6 2 (1.08%) Multicast
6 2 (1.08%) Network Security
6 2 (1.08%) VLAN
6 2 (1.08%) VoIP
6 2 (1.08%) Wireless Security
7 1 (0.54%) FCoE
7 1 (0.54%) Fibre Channel
7 1 (0.54%) GLBP
7 1 (0.54%) HSRP
7 1 (0.54%) NAS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 41 (22.04%) DB2
2 32 (17.20%) SQL Server
3 11 (5.91%) Adabas
4 6 (3.23%) Oracle Database
5 4 (2.15%) Oracle Database 11g
6 3 (1.61%) Oracle Database 10g
6 3 (1.61%) SQL Server 2008
7 2 (1.08%) MongoDB
8 1 (0.54%) BODI
8 1 (0.54%) BusinessObjects
8 1 (0.54%) DataStage
8 1 (0.54%) GIS
8 1 (0.54%) Hadoop
8 1 (0.54%) HBase
8 1 (0.54%) MySQL
8 1 (0.54%) NoSQL
8 1 (0.54%) RDBMS
8 1 (0.54%) Relational Database
8 1 (0.54%) SQL Server 2005
Development Applications
1 8 (4.30%) Jenkins
1 8 (4.30%) JIRA
2 6 (3.23%) Git (software)
2 6 (3.23%) SpecFlow
3 5 (2.69%) Maven
4 4 (2.15%) Subversion
5 2 (1.08%) AppScan
5 2 (1.08%) Metasploit
5 2 (1.08%) Oracle Forms
5 2 (1.08%) Paros
General
1 76 (40.86%) Finance
2 58 (31.18%) Banking
3 31 (16.67%) Retail
4 16 (8.60%) Advertising
5 14 (7.53%) Financial Institution
6 13 (6.99%) Marketing
7 8 (4.30%) Music Industry
8 4 (2.15%) Investment Banking
9 3 (1.61%) Retail Banking
10 2 (1.08%) Back Office
10 2 (1.08%) Spanish Language
11 1 (0.54%) Corporate Banking
11 1 (0.54%) Games
11 1 (0.54%) Legal
Job Titles
1 42 (22.58%) Analyst
2 24 (12.90%) Business Systems Analyst
2 24 (12.90%) Developer
2 24 (12.90%) Systems Analyst
3 23 (12.37%) Architect
4 20 (10.75%) Mainframe Developer
5 17 (9.14%) SQL Analyst
6 15 (8.06%) Solutions Architect
6 15 (8.06%) Technical Specialist
7 13 (6.99%) SQL Server Analyst
8 11 (5.91%) Administrator
8 11 (5.91%) Build Manager
9 10 (5.38%) IT Manager
10 8 (4.30%) COBOL Developer
10 8 (4.30%) Technical Leader
11 7 (3.76%) Business Analyst
12 6 (3.23%) Applications Support
12 6 (3.23%) DBA
12 6 (3.23%) Support Analyst
12 6 (3.23%) Systems Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 44 (23.66%) Web Services
2 42 (22.58%) XML
3 38 (20.43%) .NET
4 31 (16.67%) ASP.NET
5 25 (13.44%) HTML
5 25 (13.44%) XSL
6 18 (9.68%) Middleware
7 15 (8.06%) ISPF
8 7 (3.76%) WSDL
9 6 (3.23%) ASP.NET MVC
9 6 (3.23%) Classic ASP
9 6 (3.23%) Gherkin
10 5 (2.69%) .NET Framework
10 5 (2.69%) IBM Integration Bus
10 5 (2.69%) J2EE
10 5 (2.69%) OAuth
10 5 (2.69%) REST
10 5 (2.69%) XSD
11 4 (2.15%) JMS
11 4 (2.15%) SOAP
Miscellaneous
1 35 (18.82%) IBM Mainframe
2 34 (18.28%) Analytical Skills
3 22 (11.83%) VSAM
4 9 (4.84%) DataPower
4 9 (4.84%) iSeries
5 8 (4.30%) AS400
6 7 (3.76%) SWIFT
7 5 (2.69%) Management Information System
8 4 (2.15%) Client/Server
8 4 (2.15%) Cryptography
8 4 (2.15%) Enterprise Software
8 4 (2.15%) Statistics
9 3 (1.61%) Data Centre
10 2 (1.08%) Blackberry
10 2 (1.08%) BYOD
10 2 (1.08%) Economics
10 2 (1.08%) Mobile App
10 2 (1.08%) Online Banking
10 2 (1.08%) Reinsurance
10 2 (1.08%) Tandem
Operating Systems
1 67 (36.02%) Windows
2 43 (23.12%) Unix
3 35 (18.82%) Linux
4 17 (9.14%) AIX
5 11 (5.91%) zOS
6 10 (5.38%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 9 (4.84%) Windows Server
7 9 (4.84%) Windows Server 2003
8 8 (4.30%) Solaris
9 3 (1.61%) VMS
9 3 (1.61%) Windows Server 2008
10 2 (1.08%) Debian
10 2 (1.08%) Gentoo
10 2 (1.08%) Kali Linux
10 2 (1.08%) Ubuntu
10 2 (1.08%) Windows 2000 Server
10 2 (1.08%) Windows 7
10 2 (1.08%) Windows NT
10 2 (1.08%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 79 (42.47%) SDLC
2 44 (23.66%) Change Management
3 31 (16.67%) MVC
4 30 (16.13%) Risk Management
5 29 (15.59%) ITIL
6 24 (12.90%) SOA
7 23 (12.37%) Information Management
7 23 (12.37%) Test Scripting
8 22 (11.83%) Mentoring
8 22 (11.83%) Portfolio Management
9 18 (9.68%) Line Management
10 16 (8.60%) Agile Software Development
11 15 (8.06%) Coaching
11 15 (8.06%) Project Management
12 14 (7.53%) Capacity Planning
13 13 (6.99%) Asset Management
13 13 (6.99%) Investment Management
14 12 (6.45%) Release Management
15 11 (5.91%) Waterfall
16 10 (5.38%) Performance Tuning
Programming Languages
1 87 (46.77%) SQL
2 46 (24.73%) COBOL
3 45 (24.19%) JCL
4 26 (13.98%) Java
5 23 (12.37%) VB
6 12 (6.45%) C#
7 8 (4.30%) Assembly Language
7 8 (4.30%) REXX
8 5 (2.69%) NATURAL
9 2 (1.08%) JavaScript
10 1 (0.54%) Perl
10 1 (0.54%) PowerShell
10 1 (0.54%) VB.NET
10 1 (0.54%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 14 (7.53%) Degree
2 5 (2.69%) CISM
2 5 (2.69%) CISSP
3 4 (2.15%) ITIL Certification
4 3 (1.61%) CEH
4 3 (1.61%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
4 3 (1.61%) OSCP
5 2 (1.08%) CISA
5 2 (1.08%) CISMP
5 2 (1.08%) GCIH
5 2 (1.08%) GPEN
5 2 (1.08%) GWAPT
5 2 (1.08%) OSCE
6 1 (0.54%) CCNA
6 1 (0.54%) CCNP
6 1 (0.54%) CESG Certified Professional
6 1 (0.54%) CHECK Team Member
6 1 (0.54%) Cisco Certification
6 1 (0.54%) Cyber Scheme
6 1 (0.54%) ISTQB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 41 (22.04%) QA
2 6 (3.23%) PCI DSS
3 5 (2.69%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 5 (2.69%) SLA
4 4 (2.15%) SEPA
5 2 (1.08%) COBIT
6 1 (0.54%) ISO 8583
6 1 (0.54%) ISO20022
System Software
1 16 (8.60%) Time Sharing Option
2 8 (4.30%) Tivoli Workload Scheduler
3 6 (3.23%) VMware Infrastructure
4 3 (1.61%) Active Directory
4 3 (1.61%) Virtual Machines
4 3 (1.61%) Virtual Servers
5 2 (1.08%) pfSense
5 2 (1.08%) VMware ESXi
5 2 (1.08%) vSphere
6 1 (0.54%) NFS
6 1 (0.54%) Oracle RAC
6 1 (0.54%) SRDF
Systems Management
1 15 (8.06%) CA Endevor
2 8 (4.30%) Tivoli
3 4 (2.15%) CloudHub
4 2 (1.08%) CA Single Sign-On
4 2 (1.08%) HP Fortify
4 2 (1.08%) Nessus
4 2 (1.08%) Nmap
4 2 (1.08%) OMEGAMON
4 2 (1.08%) WebInspect
5 1 (0.54%) Cisco CUCM
5 1 (0.54%) OpenSSO
5 1 (0.54%) Puppet
5 1 (0.54%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
Vendors
1 52 (27.96%) IBM
2 46 (24.73%) Oracle
3 39 (20.97%) Microsoft
4 29 (15.59%) Cognizant
5 23 (12.37%) Redback
6 13 (6.99%) VMware
7 11 (5.91%) Red Hat
8 10 (5.38%) Fujitsu
9 8 (4.30%) Ab Initio
9 8 (4.30%) CA
9 8 (4.30%) Micro Focus
10 7 (3.76%) BMC
10 7 (3.76%) Remedy
11 6 (3.23%) ATG
11 6 (3.23%) Salesforce.com
12 5 (2.69%) Pega
13 4 (2.15%) Cisco
13 4 (2.15%) MuleSoft
13 4 (2.15%) Software AG
14 2 (1.08%) Informatica
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