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 18 January 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
18 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Mainframes
England / London
Rank 541 511 473
Rank change year-on-year
-30 -38
Permanent jobs citing Mainframe 47 137 163
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 0.14% 0.34% 0.40%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 0.30% 0.71% 0.88%
Number of salaries quoted 35 105 127
Median salary £75,000 £55,000 £65,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+36.36% -15.38%
90% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £43,800 £50,897
10% offered a salary of more than £95,000 £87,500 £100,000
UK excluding London median salary £50,000 £43,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year
+16.27% -14.00%

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
15487 19376 18495
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 46.43% 47.64% 45.63%
Number of salaries quoted 12921 16073 15343
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 £35,000 £33,500
10% offered a salary of more than £90,000 £82,500 £87,500
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £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 18 January 2017.

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 18 January 2017. 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 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 -13 6 £75,000 +34.52% 2
Bromley -14 2 - -
Hendon +1 1 £34,983 -22.26%
Canary Wharf - 1 £95,000 -
Barnet - 1 £34,983 -
Uxbridge - 1 - - 1
Mainframe
England

Mainframe
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 18 January 2017, 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 56 (44.80%) Finance
2 42 (33.60%) Java
3 36 (28.80%) SQL
4 33 (26.40%) Windows
5 31 (24.80%) Agile Software Development
6 30 (24.00%) SDLC
7 29 (23.20%) Degree
8 28 (22.40%) Unix
9 27 (21.60%) Information Security
10 26 (20.80%) IBM
11 25 (20.00%) Microsoft
11 25 (20.00%) Risk Management
12 23 (18.40%) Linux
12 23 (18.40%) ITIL
12 23 (18.40%) Oracle
13 20 (16.00%) Management Information System
13 20 (16.00%) Banking
14 19 (15.20%) IBM Mainframe
15 18 (14.40%) SOA
16 17 (13.60%) Change Management
17 16 (12.80%) Computer Science
18 14 (11.20%) Risk Assessment
18 14 (11.20%) zOS
18 14 (11.20%) SQL Server
18 14 (11.20%) DB2
18 14 (11.20%) Continuous Integration
19 13 (10.40%) MS Excel
20 12 (9.60%) VMware
21 11 (8.80%) ISO/IEC 27001
21 11 (8.80%) Information 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 7 (5.60%) CICS
2 5 (4.00%) Oracle SOA Suite
3 4 (3.20%) IIS
3 4 (3.20%) WebLogic
3 4 (3.20%) WebSphere
4 3 (2.40%) Apache
4 3 (2.40%) Apache Spark
4 3 (2.40%) Jetty
4 3 (2.40%) Oracle Coherence
4 3 (2.40%) Oracle HTTP Server
4 3 (2.40%) Tomcat
5 2 (1.60%) Oracle Workflow
6 1 (0.80%) SAS
Applications
1 13 (10.40%) MS Excel
2 9 (7.20%) MS Office
3 8 (6.40%) MS PowerPoint
4 3 (2.40%) MS Visio
5 1 (0.80%) EngageOne
Business Applications
1 4 (3.20%) WebTrends
2 3 (2.40%) RMDS
Cloud Services
1 7 (5.60%) GitHub
2 4 (3.20%) Force.com
2 4 (3.20%) IaaS
2 4 (3.20%) SaaS
3 1 (0.80%) IBM Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 10 (8.00%) Firewall
1 10 (8.00%) HTTP
2 9 (7.20%) Network Security
3 7 (5.60%) DNS
3 7 (5.60%) Intrusion Detection
3 7 (5.60%) LAN
3 7 (5.60%) Multicast
3 7 (5.60%) WAN
4 5 (4.00%) SAN
5 4 (3.20%) Internet
6 3 (2.40%) FCoE
6 3 (2.40%) Fibre Channel
6 3 (2.40%) NAS
7 1 (0.80%) Intranet
7 1 (0.80%) LDAP
7 1 (0.80%) SMS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 14 (11.20%) DB2
1 14 (11.20%) SQL Server
2 7 (5.60%) RDBMS
2 7 (5.60%) Relational Database
3 6 (4.80%) Big Data
3 6 (4.80%) Hadoop
4 5 (4.00%) Oracle Database
5 3 (2.40%) Apache Hive
5 3 (2.40%) HBase
5 3 (2.40%) NoSQL
5 3 (2.40%) Sqoop
6 2 (1.60%) Adabas
7 1 (0.80%) BusinessObjects
7 1 (0.80%) Easytrieve
7 1 (0.80%) MongoDB
7 1 (0.80%) Oracle Database 10g
7 1 (0.80%) Oracle Database 11g
7 1 (0.80%) PostgreSQL
7 1 (0.80%) SAS EBI
7 1 (0.80%) SAS Enterprise Guide
Development Applications
1 7 (5.60%) Jenkins
2 4 (3.20%) JIRA
2 4 (3.20%) VersionOne
3 3 (2.40%) TeamCity
4 2 (1.60%) LoadRunner
4 2 (1.60%) Maven
5 1 (0.80%) Eclipse
5 1 (0.80%) JMeter
5 1 (0.80%) JUnit
5 1 (0.80%) Selenium
5 1 (0.80%) Selenium IDE
5 1 (0.80%) WebDriver
General
1 56 (44.80%) Finance
2 20 (16.00%) Banking
3 6 (4.80%) Financial Institution
3 6 (4.80%) Retail
4 5 (4.00%) Investment Banking
4 5 (4.00%) Retail Banking
5 4 (3.20%) Front Office
5 4 (3.20%) Manufacturing
5 4 (3.20%) Publishing
6 3 (2.40%) Legal
7 1 (0.80%) Japanese Language
7 1 (0.80%) Marketing
7 1 (0.80%) Private Banking
Job Titles
1 37 (29.60%) Architect
2 27 (21.60%) Analyst
3 18 (14.40%) Consultant
4 13 (10.40%) Business Systems Analyst
4 13 (10.40%) Developer
4 13 (10.40%) Systems Analyst
5 12 (9.60%) Senior Consultant
6 10 (8.00%) Banking Analyst
6 10 (8.00%) Security Consultant
7 9 (7.20%) Information Security Consultant
7 9 (7.20%) SQL Analyst
8 8 (6.40%) Senior Information Security Consultant
8 8 (6.40%) Senior Security Consultant
9 7 (5.60%) IT Architect
10 6 (4.80%) Information Analyst
10 6 (4.80%) Information Security Analyst
10 6 (4.80%) Infrastructure Architect
10 6 (4.80%) Mainframe Architect
10 6 (4.80%) Security Analyst
10 6 (4.80%) Solutions Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 11 (8.80%) HTML
1 11 (8.80%) XML
2 9 (7.20%) Middleware
3 8 (6.40%) AngularJS
3 8 (6.40%) J2EE
4 7 (5.60%) EJB
4 7 (5.60%) Java RMI
4 7 (5.60%) JavaBeans
4 7 (5.60%) JDBC
4 7 (5.60%) JMS
4 7 (5.60%) JSP
4 7 (5.60%) Servlets
5 5 (4.00%) REST
5 5 (4.00%) Web Services
6 4 (3.20%) SOAP
7 3 (2.40%) Hibernate
7 3 (2.40%) JPA
7 3 (2.40%) JSON
7 3 (2.40%) Rendezvous
7 3 (2.40%) XSLT
Miscellaneous
1 20 (16.00%) Management Information System
2 19 (15.20%) IBM Mainframe
3 16 (12.80%) Computer Science
4 10 (8.00%) Analytical Skills
5 8 (6.40%) Client/Server
5 8 (6.40%) Credit Risk
5 8 (6.40%) Data Structures
6 7 (5.60%) AS400
6 7 (5.60%) Data Centre
7 6 (4.80%) Reference Data
8 5 (4.00%) Enterprise Software
8 5 (4.00%) Hedge funds
8 5 (4.00%) Online Banking
9 4 (3.20%) Cybercrime
9 4 (3.20%) iPad
9 4 (3.20%) iSeries
9 4 (3.20%) Market Risk
9 4 (3.20%) Private Cloud
9 4 (3.20%) Social Media
10 3 (2.40%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
Operating Systems
1 33 (26.40%) Windows
2 28 (22.40%) Unix
3 23 (18.40%) Linux
4 14 (11.20%) zOS
5 8 (6.40%) Solaris
6 5 (4.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 5 (4.00%) Windows Server
7 1 (0.80%) Android
7 1 (0.80%) Apple iOS
7 1 (0.80%) HPUX
7 1 (0.80%) Windows Server 2003
7 1 (0.80%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 31 (24.80%) Agile Software Development
2 30 (24.00%) SDLC
3 27 (21.60%) Information Security
4 25 (20.00%) Risk Management
5 23 (18.40%) ITIL
6 18 (14.40%) SOA
7 17 (13.60%) Change Management
8 14 (11.20%) Continuous Integration
8 14 (11.20%) Risk Assessment
9 11 (8.80%) Business Analysis
9 11 (8.80%) Enterprise Architecture
9 11 (8.80%) Information Management
9 11 (8.80%) Portfolio Management
9 11 (8.80%) Test Scripting
10 10 (8.00%) DevOps
10 10 (8.00%) Mentoring
10 10 (8.00%) Technical Architecture
11 9 (7.20%) E-Commerce
11 9 (7.20%) Presales
11 9 (7.20%) Security Architecture
Programming Languages
1 42 (33.60%) Java
2 36 (28.80%) SQL
3 11 (8.80%) C#
3 11 (8.80%) JavaScript
4 8 (6.40%) Python
5 7 (5.60%) JCL
6 6 (4.80%) C++
7 4 (3.20%) Apex Code
7 4 (3.20%) C
8 3 (2.40%) COBOL
8 3 (2.40%) RPG
8 3 (2.40%) RPG IV
9 1 (0.80%) NATURAL
9 1 (0.80%) PL/1
9 1 (0.80%) Scala
Qualifications
1 29 (23.20%) Degree
2 7 (5.60%) CISA
3 5 (4.00%) CISSP
4 3 (2.40%) (ISC)2 CCSP
4 3 (2.40%) CBAP
4 3 (2.40%) Cisco Certification
4 3 (2.40%) CISM
4 3 (2.40%) CRISC
5 2 (1.60%) SC Cleared
5 2 (1.60%) Security Cleared
6 1 (0.80%) ACCA
6 1 (0.80%) CIMA
6 1 (0.80%) ISEB
6 1 (0.80%) ISTQB
6 1 (0.80%) ITIL Certification
6 1 (0.80%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 11 (8.80%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 8 (6.40%) COBIT
3 3 (2.40%) ISO27002
3 3 (2.40%) PCI DSS
4 2 (1.60%) QA
5 1 (0.80%) ISO 8583
5 1 (0.80%) ISO20022
5 1 (0.80%) Sarbanes-Oxley
5 1 (0.80%) SLA
System Software
1 8 (6.40%) VMware Infrastructure
2 4 (3.20%) Active Directory
2 4 (3.20%) RACF
3 3 (2.40%) HDFS
3 3 (2.40%) NFS
3 3 (2.40%) Oracle RAC
3 3 (2.40%) SRDF
4 2 (1.60%) ACF2
5 1 (0.80%) Virtual Machines
5 1 (0.80%) Virtual Servers
Systems Management
1 7 (5.60%) Host Intrusion Detection System
2 4 (3.20%) Opscode Chef
2 4 (3.20%) Puppet
2 4 (3.20%) zSecure
3 3 (2.40%) Computer Incident Response Team
3 3 (2.40%) CSIRT
3 3 (2.40%) Oozie
4 2 (1.60%) BMC PATROL
5 1 (0.80%) CA Endevor
5 1 (0.80%) HP Quality Center
5 1 (0.80%) HP SiteScope
5 1 (0.80%) Perfmon
Vendors
1 26 (20.80%) IBM
2 25 (20.00%) Microsoft
3 23 (18.40%) Oracle
4 12 (9.60%) VMware
5 9 (7.20%) Sybase
6 8 (6.40%) Cisco
7 7 (5.60%) EMC
8 5 (4.00%) Red Hat
8 5 (4.00%) Salesforce.com
9 4 (3.20%) CA Agile Central
9 4 (3.20%) Hitachi
10 3 (2.40%) BMC
10 3 (2.40%) CA
10 3 (2.40%) Cloudera
10 3 (2.40%) DataSynapse
10 3 (2.40%) Intel
10 3 (2.40%) NetApp
10 3 (2.40%) TIBCO
11 2 (1.60%) HP
12 1 (0.80%) Software AG
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