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

3 months to
5 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Mainframes
Rank 540 492 557
Rank change year-on-year
-48 +65
Permanent jobs citing Mainframe 112 181 130
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 0.27% 0.41% 0.27%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 0.57% 0.89% 0.56%
Number of salaries quoted 68 129 89
Median salary £60,000 £60,000 £67,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
- -11.11%
90% offered a salary of more than £42,500 £50,000 £45,000
10% offered a salary of more than £77,500 £100,000 £98,000
UK excluding London median salary £47,000 £50,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year
-6.00% +11.11%
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
19624 20371 23060
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 46.65% 45.65% 47.01%
Number of salaries quoted 16590 16566 18674
Median salary £57,500 £55,000 £55,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+4.54% -
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £33,500 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £85,000 £85,000 £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 5 May 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 5 May 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 +35 25 £70,000 +27.27% 2
Edgware - 2 - -
Hendon - 2 £41,614 -
Mainframe
England

Mainframe
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 5 May 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 (38.98%) SDLC
2 85 (36.02%) SQL
3 81 (34.32%) Finance
4 79 (33.47%) Windows
5 70 (29.66%) Banking
6 60 (25.42%) Change Management
7 57 (24.15%) XML
7 57 (24.15%) IBM
8 56 (23.73%) Oracle
9 55 (23.31%) Web Services
10 53 (22.46%) COBOL
11 51 (21.61%) DB2
11 51 (21.61%) MS Office
11 51 (21.61%) Linux
11 51 (21.61%) SOA
12 46 (19.49%) JCL
13 44 (18.64%) Microsoft
14 42 (17.80%) .NET
15 41 (17.37%) Unix
16 39 (16.53%) CICS
17 38 (16.10%) Java
17 38 (16.10%) ITIL
17 38 (16.10%) IBM Mainframe
18 37 (15.68%) Analytical Skills
18 37 (15.68%) Risk Management
19 36 (15.25%) QA
20 33 (13.98%) Retail
21 29 (12.29%) Middleware
21 29 (12.29%) SQL Server
22 28 (11.86%) ASP.NET

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 39 (16.53%) CICS
2 22 (9.32%) IIS
2 22 (9.32%) MQSeries
2 22 (9.32%) WebSphere
3 13 (5.51%) Tomcat
3 13 (5.51%) WebSphere Application Server
4 12 (5.08%) Oracle Service Bus
4 12 (5.08%) WebLogic
5 10 (4.24%) FileNet
5 10 (4.24%) Oracle SOA Suite
6 9 (3.81%) Apache
7 7 (2.97%) JBoss
8 5 (2.12%) Mule
8 5 (2.12%) Mule ESB
9 4 (1.69%) MTS
9 4 (1.69%) Tuxedo
10 2 (0.85%) Exchange Server 2010
10 2 (0.85%) MS Exchange
10 2 (0.85%) Oracle HTTP Server
10 2 (0.85%) SAS
Applications
1 51 (21.61%) MS Office
2 23 (9.75%) MS Excel
3 16 (6.78%) MS Visio
4 2 (0.85%) MS Project
5 1 (0.42%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 4 (1.69%) Maximo
1 4 (1.69%) Remedy ITSM
2 1 (0.42%) Oracle BPM
2 1 (0.42%) Payment Gateway
Cloud Services
1 7 (2.97%) SaaS
2 5 (2.12%) GitHub
3 4 (1.69%) SuccessFactors
4 1 (0.42%) Force.com
Communications & Networking
1 12 (5.08%) Internet
2 10 (4.24%) Firewall
3 8 (3.39%) SAN
3 8 (3.39%) WAN
4 7 (2.97%) LAN
5 6 (2.54%) LDAP
5 6 (2.54%) Wireless
6 5 (2.12%) Intrusion Detection
7 3 (1.27%) HTTP
7 3 (1.27%) VPN
8 2 (0.85%) 802.11
8 2 (0.85%) Multicast
8 2 (0.85%) NAS
8 2 (0.85%) VLAN
8 2 (0.85%) VoIP
8 2 (0.85%) Wireless Security
9 1 (0.42%) FCoE
9 1 (0.42%) Fibre Channel
9 1 (0.42%) GLBP
9 1 (0.42%) HSRP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 51 (21.61%) DB2
2 29 (12.29%) SQL Server
3 25 (10.59%) Adabas
4 19 (8.05%) Oracle Database
5 15 (6.36%) Oracle Database 11g
6 10 (4.24%) Oracle Database 10g
7 5 (2.12%) GIS
8 4 (1.69%) Oracle Database 12c
8 4 (1.69%) Oracle ODI
9 3 (1.27%) Data Warehouse
9 3 (1.27%) SQL Server 2008
10 2 (0.85%) IDMS
10 2 (0.85%) MongoDB
11 1 (0.42%) BODI
11 1 (0.42%) BusinessObjects
11 1 (0.42%) DataStage
11 1 (0.42%) HBase
11 1 (0.42%) NoSQL
11 1 (0.42%) RDBMS
11 1 (0.42%) SQL Server 2005
Development Applications
1 10 (4.24%) Subversion
2 7 (2.97%) JIRA
3 6 (2.54%) Git (software)
3 6 (2.54%) Maven
3 6 (2.54%) SpecFlow
4 4 (1.69%) Jenkins
4 4 (1.69%) PVCS
5 2 (0.85%) AppScan
5 2 (0.85%) Hudson
5 2 (0.85%) Metasploit
5 2 (0.85%) Oracle Forms
5 2 (0.85%) Paros
General
1 81 (34.32%) Finance
2 70 (29.66%) Banking
3 33 (13.98%) Retail
4 15 (6.36%) Marketing
5 14 (5.93%) Advertising
6 8 (3.39%) Music Industry
7 4 (1.69%) Investment Banking
7 4 (1.69%) Local Government
8 2 (0.85%) Back Office
8 2 (0.85%) Financial Institution
8 2 (0.85%) Legal
8 2 (0.85%) Manufacturing
8 2 (0.85%) Pharmaceutical
9 1 (0.42%) Corporate Banking
9 1 (0.42%) Games
9 1 (0.42%) Retail Banking
9 1 (0.42%) Spanish Language
9 1 (0.42%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 52 (22.03%) Analyst
2 44 (18.64%) Architect
3 25 (10.59%) Business Systems Analyst
3 25 (10.59%) Systems Analyst
4 23 (9.75%) Administrator
5 22 (9.32%) Solutions Architect
6 20 (8.47%) DBA
7 16 (6.78%) Developer
8 15 (6.36%) SQL Analyst
8 15 (6.36%) Technical Specialist
9 14 (5.93%) Business Analyst
10 13 (5.51%) Designer
10 13 (5.51%) Solutions Designer
11 12 (5.08%) Agile Business Analyst
11 12 (5.08%) SQL Server Analyst
12 10 (4.24%) IT Manager
12 10 (4.24%) Mainframe Developer
13 9 (3.81%) Adabas DBA
14 8 (3.39%) Build Manager
14 8 (3.39%) COBOL Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 57 (24.15%) XML
2 55 (23.31%) Web Services
3 42 (17.80%) .NET
4 29 (12.29%) Middleware
5 28 (11.86%) ASP.NET
6 24 (10.17%) HTML
7 22 (9.32%) XSL
8 18 (7.63%) WSDL
9 13 (5.51%) J2EE
10 12 (5.08%) ISPF
11 10 (4.24%) .NET Framework
11 10 (4.24%) XSD
12 9 (3.81%) SOAP
13 8 (3.39%) EntireX
14 7 (2.97%) OAuth
15 6 (2.54%) ASP.NET MVC
15 6 (2.54%) Gherkin
15 6 (2.54%) Hibernate
15 6 (2.54%) Java EE
15 6 (2.54%) REST
Miscellaneous
1 38 (16.10%) IBM Mainframe
2 37 (15.68%) Analytical Skills
3 12 (5.08%) VSAM
4 9 (3.81%) DataPower
4 9 (3.81%) iSeries
5 8 (3.39%) AS400
5 8 (3.39%) SWIFT
6 7 (2.97%) Data Centre
7 6 (2.54%) Enterprise Software
8 5 (2.12%) Cryptography
8 5 (2.12%) Management Information System
9 4 (1.69%) Client/Server
9 4 (1.69%) Data Integration
10 3 (1.27%) Reinsurance
10 3 (1.27%) Statistics
11 2 (0.85%) BYOD
11 2 (0.85%) Economics
11 2 (0.85%) Hybrid Cloud
11 2 (0.85%) Life Science
11 2 (0.85%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 79 (33.47%) Windows
2 51 (21.61%) Linux
3 41 (17.37%) Unix
4 18 (7.63%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 16 (6.78%) Solaris
5 16 (6.78%) Windows Server 2003
6 13 (5.51%) AIX
7 12 (5.08%) Windows Server
8 11 (4.66%) zOS
9 4 (1.69%) VMS
9 4 (1.69%) Windows Server 2008
10 3 (1.27%) Windows 7
11 2 (0.85%) Debian
11 2 (0.85%) Gentoo
11 2 (0.85%) Kali Linux
11 2 (0.85%) Ubuntu
11 2 (0.85%) Windows 2000 Server
11 2 (0.85%) Windows NT
11 2 (0.85%) Windows XP
12 1 (0.42%) Mac OS X
Processes & Methodologies
1 92 (38.98%) SDLC
2 60 (25.42%) Change Management
3 51 (21.61%) SOA
4 38 (16.10%) ITIL
5 37 (15.68%) Risk Management
6 28 (11.86%) Agile Software Development
6 28 (11.86%) MVC
7 26 (11.02%) Mentoring
8 24 (10.17%) Release Management
9 23 (9.75%) Information Management
9 23 (9.75%) Test Scripting
10 22 (9.32%) UML
11 21 (8.90%) Disaster Recovery
11 21 (8.90%) Portfolio Management
12 20 (8.47%) Performance Tuning
12 20 (8.47%) Waterfall
13 18 (7.63%) Line Management
14 17 (7.20%) Project Management
15 16 (6.78%) Capacity Planning
16 15 (6.36%) High Availability
Programming Languages
1 85 (36.02%) SQL
2 53 (22.46%) COBOL
3 46 (19.49%) JCL
4 38 (16.10%) Java
5 20 (8.47%) VB
6 13 (5.51%) NATURAL
7 11 (4.66%) C#
8 10 (4.24%) Assembly Language
8 10 (4.24%) REXX
9 4 (1.69%) WebLogic Scripting Tool
10 2 (0.85%) CLIST
10 2 (0.85%) JavaScript
10 2 (0.85%) Perl
11 1 (0.42%) AWK
11 1 (0.42%) PHP
11 1 (0.42%) PowerShell
11 1 (0.42%) Python
11 1 (0.42%) Shell Script
11 1 (0.42%) VB.NET
11 1 (0.42%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 21 (8.90%) Degree
2 7 (2.97%) CISSP
3 6 (2.54%) CISM
4 5 (2.12%) CEH
4 5 (2.12%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
5 3 (1.27%) CESG Certified Professional
5 3 (1.27%) CISA
5 3 (1.27%) CREST Certified
5 3 (1.27%) ITIL Certification
5 3 (1.27%) OSCP
6 2 (0.85%) CISMP
6 2 (0.85%) GCIH
6 2 (0.85%) GPEN
6 2 (0.85%) GWAPT
6 2 (0.85%) OSCE
6 2 (0.85%) PMI Certification
6 2 (0.85%) PMP
7 1 (0.42%) CCNP Voice
7 1 (0.42%) CHECK Team Member
7 1 (0.42%) Cyber Scheme
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 36 (15.25%) QA
2 11 (4.66%) SLA
3 7 (2.97%) PCI DSS
4 6 (2.54%) SEPA
5 4 (1.69%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 13 (5.51%) Time Sharing Option
2 9 (3.81%) VMware Infrastructure
3 8 (3.39%) Tivoli Workload Scheduler
4 3 (1.27%) Active Directory
5 2 (0.85%) pfSense
5 2 (0.85%) VMware ESXi
5 2 (0.85%) vSphere
6 1 (0.42%) NFS
6 1 (0.42%) Oracle RAC
6 1 (0.42%) SRDF
Systems Management
1 12 (5.08%) CA Endevor
2 8 (3.39%) CA Single Sign-On
2 8 (3.39%) Tivoli
3 7 (2.97%) OMEGAMON
4 5 (2.12%) CloudHub
5 2 (0.85%) HP Fortify
5 2 (0.85%) Nessus
5 2 (0.85%) Nmap
5 2 (0.85%) WebInspect
6 1 (0.42%) Cisco CUCM
6 1 (0.42%) OpenSSO
6 1 (0.42%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
Vendors
1 57 (24.15%) IBM
2 56 (23.73%) Oracle
3 44 (18.64%) Microsoft
4 21 (8.90%) Fujitsu
5 20 (8.47%) Cognizant
5 20 (8.47%) Redback
6 19 (8.05%) Red Hat
7 14 (5.93%) VMware
8 11 (4.66%) BMC
9 10 (4.24%) Pega
10 8 (3.39%) CA
10 8 (3.39%) Micro Focus
11 6 (2.54%) Axway
11 6 (2.54%) Siemens
11 6 (2.54%) TOWER Software
12 5 (2.12%) Ab Initio
12 5 (2.12%) MuleSoft
12 5 (2.12%) Software AG
13 4 (1.69%) Cisco
13 4 (1.69%) SAP
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Salary: Up to £95,000 per annum
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