The first 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 18 April 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all terms in our Miscellaneous category for the London region.

Location
3 months to
18 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Mainframes
Rank 515 464 556
Rank change year-on-year
-51 +92
Permanent jobs citing Mainframe 147 148 116
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 0.30% 0.33% 0.21%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 0.76% 0.84% 0.53%
Number of salaries quoted 101 102 80
Average salary £60,000 £60,000 £65,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- -7.69%
90% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £38,200 £49,950
10% offered a salary of more than £97,500 £80,000 £100,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £45,000 £47,500
% change year-on-year
- -5.26%
Miscellaneous Category
London
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Miscellaneous category
19305 17585 22010
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 38.90% 38.69% 39.25%
Number of salaries quoted 15641 14347 18924
Average salary £55,000 £55,000 £52,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +4.76%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £33,000 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £85,000 £80,000 £85,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+5.26% -5.00%
Mainframe
England

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 18 April 2014.

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 18 April 2014. 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 each for more statistics)
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
Find
Job
Vacancies
City of London -2 45 £53,750 +0.46% 2
Bromley -31 2 - - 3
Hayes - 1 £67,500 - 1
Mainframe
England

Mainframe
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, 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.

1 101 (39.45%) Finance
2 84 (32.81%) Banking
2 84 (32.81%) UNIX
3 65 (25.39%) DB2
4 62 (24.22%) Linux
5 58 (22.66%) Oracle
6 55 (21.48%) Windows
7 49 (19.14%) IBM
8 46 (17.97%) zOS
9 43 (16.80%) SOA
10 39 (15.23%) SQL
11 38 (14.84%) Retail
11 38 (14.84%) WebSphere
12 37 (14.45%) Java
13 34 (13.28%) Middleware
14 29 (11.33%) Web Services
14 29 (11.33%) Stakeholder Management
15 28 (10.94%) TOGAF
16 27 (10.55%) Zachman Framework
17 25 (9.77%) Client/Server
18 24 (9.38%) .NET
19 23 (8.98%) ITIL
20 22 (8.59%) Solaris
20 22 (8.59%) Performance Tuning
21 21 (8.20%) Oracle Database
21 21 (8.20%) RACF
22 20 (7.81%) CICS
22 20 (7.81%) Management Information System
22 20 (7.81%) QA
23 19 (7.42%) B2B

Mainframe
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, 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 38 (14.84%) WebSphere
2 20 (7.81%) CICS
3 17 (6.64%) WebSphere Application Server
4 11 (4.30%) Apache
5 9 (3.52%) uWSGI
5 9 (3.52%) nginx
5 9 (3.52%) GlassFish
6 8 (3.13%) Tomcat
7 6 (2.34%) MQSeries
8 5 (1.95%) WebSphere Portal
8 5 (1.95%) WebSphere Process Server
9 4 (1.56%) SAS
9 4 (1.56%) BizTalk Server
9 4 (1.56%) FileNet
10 3 (1.17%) WebSphere Transformation Extender
10 3 (1.17%) IBM Notes
11 2 (0.78%) WorkSite
12 1 (0.39%) OpenStack
12 1 (0.39%) Oracle Workflow
Applications
1 14 (5.47%) MS Excel
2 8 (3.13%) MS PowerPoint
3 7 (2.73%) MS Office
4 3 (1.17%) MS Visio
5 1 (0.39%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 10 (3.91%) Oracle Retail
2 7 (2.73%) Oracle BPM
3 1 (0.39%) RMDS
Cloud Services
1 6 (2.34%) SaaS
1 6 (2.34%) Cloud Computing
2 1 (0.39%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 19 (7.42%) HTTP
2 14 (5.47%) Internet
3 9 (3.52%) HTTPS
4 6 (2.34%) 3G
5 5 (1.95%) Firewall
5 5 (1.95%) SSL
5 5 (1.95%) SAN
6 3 (1.17%) NAS
6 3 (1.17%) Network Security
6 3 (1.17%) Wireless
7 2 (0.78%) TCP/IP
7 2 (0.78%) DNS
7 2 (0.78%) VoIP
8 1 (0.39%) Intranet
8 1 (0.39%) WAN
8 1 (0.39%) LAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 65 (25.39%) DB2
2 21 (8.20%) Oracle Database
3 12 (4.69%) Oracle Database 11g
4 10 (3.91%) MySQL
4 10 (3.91%) BODI
5 9 (3.52%) PostgreSQL
6 6 (2.34%) SQL Server
6 6 (2.34%) Data Warehouse
6 6 (2.34%) Oracle Reports
6 6 (2.34%) Oracle ODI
7 5 (1.95%) Relational Database
7 5 (1.95%) RDBMS
8 2 (0.78%) MS Access
8 2 (0.78%) SAS Enterprise Guide
8 2 (0.78%) SQL Server 2008
9 1 (0.39%) SQL Server Integration Services
9 1 (0.39%) SQL Server 2005
9 1 (0.39%) SQL Server Reporting Services
9 1 (0.39%) Oracle Database 10g
9 1 (0.39%) Data Mining
Development Applications
1 9 (3.52%) Git (software)
2 2 (0.78%) Subversion
3 1 (0.39%) Rational Rhapsody
3 1 (0.39%) JIRA
3 1 (0.39%) XMLSpy
3 1 (0.39%) ClearQuest
3 1 (0.39%) LoadRunner
3 1 (0.39%) Eclipse
3 1 (0.39%) ClearCase
General
1 101 (39.45%) Finance
2 84 (32.81%) Banking
3 38 (14.84%) Retail
4 18 (7.03%) Investment Banking
5 12 (4.69%) International Banking
5 12 (4.69%) Marketing
6 11 (4.30%) Financial Institution
7 5 (1.95%) Advertising
8 3 (1.17%) Music Industry
8 3 (1.17%) Front Office
9 2 (0.78%) Multimedia
9 2 (0.78%) Manufacturing
10 1 (0.39%) Retail Banking
10 1 (0.39%) Corporate Banking
10 1 (0.39%) Korean Language
10 1 (0.39%) Legal
10 1 (0.39%) General Ledger
10 1 (0.39%) Billing
Job Titles
1 68 (26.56%) Architect
2 27 (10.55%) Solutions Architect
3 22 (8.59%) Analyst
4 20 (7.81%) DBA
4 20 (7.81%) DB2 DBA
5 17 (6.64%) Enterprise Architect
6 16 (6.25%) Infrastructure Manager
7 15 (5.86%) Infrastructure Architect
7 15 (5.86%) Administrator
8 14 (5.47%) Test Manager
8 14 (5.47%) IT Architect
8 14 (5.47%) Lead Architect
8 14 (5.47%) Lead Solutions Architect
9 13 (5.08%) Infrastructure Solutions Architect
9 13 (5.08%) Security Architect
10 12 (4.69%) Developer
10 12 (4.69%) Principal Architect
11 10 (3.91%) Software Engineer
11 10 (3.91%) Business Analyst
11 10 (3.91%) WebSphere Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 34 (13.28%) Middleware
2 29 (11.33%) Web Services
3 24 (9.38%) .NET
4 18 (7.03%) XML
5 16 (6.25%) XML Schema
5 16 (6.25%) XSLT
6 14 (5.47%) WebSphere Message Broker
7 9 (3.52%) Pylons
7 9 (3.52%) jQuery
7 9 (3.52%) JAX-WS
7 9 (3.52%) Ajax
7 9 (3.52%) JSF
7 9 (3.52%) Django
7 9 (3.52%) JAXB
7 9 (3.52%) JMX
7 9 (3.52%) EJB
7 9 (3.52%) HTML
8 7 (2.73%) CSS
9 6 (2.34%) CGI
9 6 (2.34%) WebSphere MQ
Miscellaneous
1 25 (9.77%) Client/Server
2 20 (7.81%) Management Information System
3 8 (3.13%) AS400
3 8 (3.13%) iSeries
4 7 (2.73%) Enterprise Software
4 7 (2.73%) CESG
5 6 (2.34%) Replication
5 6 (2.34%) Grid Computing
6 5 (1.95%) Clustering
7 4 (1.56%) Tandem
7 4 (1.56%) Computer Science
7 4 (1.56%) IBM Mainframe
8 3 (1.17%) SWIFT
8 3 (1.17%) Enterprise Storage
8 3 (1.17%) VSAM
9 1 (0.39%) iPad
9 1 (0.39%) Credit Risk
9 1 (0.39%) Equities
9 1 (0.39%) Blackberry
Operating Systems
1 84 (32.81%) UNIX
2 62 (24.22%) Linux
3 55 (21.48%) Windows
4 46 (17.97%) zOS
5 22 (8.59%) Solaris
6 17 (6.64%) AIX
7 4 (1.56%) HPUX
8 2 (0.78%) Windows Server 2003
8 2 (0.78%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 2 (0.78%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 43 (16.80%) SOA
2 29 (11.33%) Stakeholder Management
3 28 (10.94%) TOGAF
4 27 (10.55%) Zachman Framework
5 23 (8.98%) ITIL
6 22 (8.59%) Performance Tuning
7 19 (7.42%) B2B
8 18 (7.03%) Risk Management
9 17 (6.64%) Information Security
9 17 (6.64%) OOA/OOD
10 16 (6.25%) Technical Architecture
11 15 (5.86%) Change Management
11 15 (5.86%) ETL
12 14 (5.47%) Enterprise Architecture
13 13 (5.08%) Network Architecture
13 13 (5.08%) Incident Management
13 13 (5.08%) UML
14 12 (4.69%) Project Management
15 11 (4.30%) Data Management
15 11 (4.30%) Document Management
Programming Languages
1 39 (15.23%) SQL
2 37 (14.45%) Java
3 11 (4.30%) COBOL
4 10 (3.91%) C#
5 9 (3.52%) Ruby
5 9 (3.52%) JavaScript
5 9 (3.52%) Python
6 8 (3.13%) REXX
7 5 (1.95%) VB
8 3 (1.17%) JCL
8 3 (1.17%) C
8 3 (1.17%) C++
9 2 (0.78%) VBA
10 1 (0.39%) XPath
10 1 (0.39%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 18 (7.03%) Degree
2 5 (1.95%) CISSP
3 4 (1.56%) ITIL Certification
4 3 (1.17%) CISA
4 3 (1.17%) CEH
5 2 (0.78%) CISM
6 1 (0.39%) SC Cleared
6 1 (0.39%) CTC Cleared
6 1 (0.39%) Security Cleared
6 1 (0.39%) ISEB
6 1 (0.39%) OCP
6 1 (0.39%) Oracle Certification
6 1 (0.39%) PMP
6 1 (0.39%) PMI Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 20 (7.81%) QA
2 2 (0.78%) Sarbanes-Oxley
3 1 (0.39%) PCI DSS
3 1 (0.39%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 1 (0.39%) SLA
System Software
1 21 (8.20%) RACF
2 3 (1.17%) ACF2
3 2 (0.78%) Active Directory
3 2 (0.78%) VMware Infrastructure
4 1 (0.39%) Platform Symphony
4 1 (0.39%) vCloud
4 1 (0.39%) KVM
4 1 (0.39%) vSphere
4 1 (0.39%) SRDF
4 1 (0.39%) Hyper-V
4 1 (0.39%) Oracle RAC
Systems Management
1 9 (3.52%) Vagrant
1 9 (3.52%) Ansible
1 9 (3.52%) OpenSSO
2 6 (2.34%) Tivoli
3 3 (1.17%) OMEGAMON
4 1 (0.39%) CA Endevor
Vendors
1 58 (22.66%) Oracle
2 49 (19.14%) IBM
3 12 (4.69%) Cognos
3 12 (4.69%) Microsoft
4 10 (3.91%) Business Objects
4 10 (3.91%) Sun
4 10 (3.91%) Informatica
5 9 (3.52%) Pega
5 9 (3.52%) BMC
6 7 (2.73%) EMC
7 5 (1.95%) Actimize
8 4 (1.56%) SunGard
8 4 (1.56%) HP
9 3 (1.17%) Teradata
9 3 (1.17%) Micro Focus
9 3 (1.17%) Lotus
9 3 (1.17%) Cognizant
9 3 (1.17%) Red Hat
9 3 (1.17%) Sybase
10 2 (0.78%) Juniper
London
Connectus
Salary: £62500 - £72500 per annum
Posted: 14 hours ago
London
Citi
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 17 hours ago
London
LloydsTSB for Lloyds Banking Group
Posted: 18 hours ago
South East London
Lloyds Banking Group
Salary: £33150 - £47335 per annum + Exc.Bens
Posted: 21 hours ago
Central London / West End
Cognizant
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Fruition IT Resources Limited
Salary: £80000 - £90000 per annum + Bens
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Connectus
Salary: £60000 - £80000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Hayes, Middlesex
Connectus
Salary: £62500 - £72500 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
London, London
Barclays Corporate
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 8 days ago
Canary Wharf
Citi
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 9 days ago
London, London
Barclays Corporate
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 15 days ago
London, London
Barclays Corporate
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 24 days ago
London, London
Barclays Corporate
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 27 days ago