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 25 July 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
25 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Mainframes
Rank 485 485 474
Rank change year-on-year
0 -11
Permanent jobs citing Mainframe 163 117 163
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 0.34% 0.26% 0.32%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 0.91% 0.68% 0.81%
Number of salaries quoted 101 85 142
Average salary £60,000 £65,000 £70,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-7.69% -7.14%
90% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £46,900 £47,500
10% offered a salary of more than £100,000 £85,000 £80,000
UK excluding London average salary £47,500 £48,000 £43,125
% change year-on-year
-1.04% +11.30%
Miscellaneous Category
London
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Miscellaneous category
17892 17269 20231
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 37.01% 38.98% 39.17%
Number of salaries quoted 14747 14055 17461
Average salary £55,000 £55,000 £55,000
90% offered a salary of more than £33,768 £35,000 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £82,500 £82,500 £85,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%
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 25 July 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 25 July 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
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
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
Live
Job
Vacancies
City of London +3 48 £60,000 -5.88% 10
Docklands, London - 9 - -
Canary Wharf - 3 £72,500 -
Pinner - 1 £50,000 -
Mainframe
England

Mainframe
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 25 July 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.

1 100 (34.01%) Finance
2 99 (33.67%) Banking
3 87 (29.59%) Oracle
4 77 (26.19%) SQL
5 76 (25.85%) DB2
6 74 (25.17%) UNIX
7 66 (22.45%) IBM
8 65 (22.11%) Java
9 64 (21.77%) Retail
10 55 (18.71%) Change Management
11 52 (17.69%) Linux
11 52 (17.69%) SOA
12 51 (17.35%) Windows
13 50 (17.01%) Web Services
14 40 (13.61%) XML
14 40 (13.61%) zOS
15 37 (12.59%) Degree
16 35 (11.90%) QA
17 34 (11.56%) Oracle Database
18 32 (10.88%) Stakeholder Management
18 32 (10.88%) UML
19 29 (9.86%) Solaris
19 29 (9.86%) Microsoft
20 28 (9.52%) MS Excel
20 28 (9.52%) WebSphere
21 27 (9.18%) TOGAF
21 27 (9.18%) .NET
22 26 (8.84%) CICS
23 25 (8.50%) B2B
23 25 (8.50%) Document Management

Mainframe
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 25 July 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 28 (9.52%) WebSphere
2 26 (8.84%) CICS
3 22 (7.48%) Tomcat
4 19 (6.46%) Apache
5 16 (5.44%) WebSphere Application Server
6 15 (5.10%) GlassFish
7 9 (3.06%) MQSeries
8 8 (2.72%) nginx
8 8 (2.72%) uWSGI
9 6 (2.04%) SAS
10 4 (1.36%) Oracle Workflow
11 3 (1.02%) WebSphere Process Server
11 3 (1.02%) WebSphere Portal
12 2 (0.68%) NetWeaver
12 2 (0.68%) MS Exchange
12 2 (0.68%) IBM Notes
13 1 (0.34%) SharePoint
13 1 (0.34%) ColdFusion
13 1 (0.34%) BizTalk Server
13 1 (0.34%) FileNet
Applications
1 28 (9.52%) MS Excel
2 9 (3.06%) MS PowerPoint
3 6 (2.04%) MS Office
4 3 (1.02%) MS Visio
5 1 (0.34%) MS Project
5 1 (0.34%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 10 (3.40%) BASE24
2 7 (2.38%) Oracle BPM
3 5 (1.70%) Oracle Retail
4 1 (0.34%) Oracle Payables
4 1 (0.34%) Oracle Assets
4 1 (0.34%) RMDS
4 1 (0.34%) Hyperion Planning
4 1 (0.34%) Oracle General Ledger
4 1 (0.34%) Oracle EBS R12
4 1 (0.34%) Oracle Financials
4 1 (0.34%) Oracle EBS
4 1 (0.34%) Oracle ERP
Cloud Services
1 13 (4.42%) Cloud Computing
2 4 (1.36%) SaaS
3 1 (0.34%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 11 (3.74%) HTTP
1 11 (3.74%) TCP/IP
2 9 (3.06%) Firewall
3 7 (2.38%) 3G
4 6 (2.04%) Internet
5 5 (1.70%) VLAN
5 5 (1.70%) HTTPS
5 5 (1.70%) SSL
6 4 (1.36%) WAN
6 4 (1.36%) RTP
7 3 (1.02%) LAN
7 3 (1.02%) DNS
8 2 (0.68%) LDAP
8 2 (0.68%) FTP
8 2 (0.68%) Reverse Proxy
8 2 (0.68%) Fibre Channel
9 1 (0.34%) ZigBee
9 1 (0.34%) Wireless
9 1 (0.34%) Intranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 76 (25.85%) DB2
2 34 (11.56%) Oracle Database
3 21 (7.14%) SQL Server
4 20 (6.80%) Oracle Database 11g
5 15 (5.10%) BODI
6 11 (3.74%) Data Warehouse
7 9 (3.06%) RDBMS
7 9 (3.06%) MySQL
7 9 (3.06%) Relational Database
8 8 (2.72%) Oracle ODI
8 8 (2.72%) PostgreSQL
9 7 (2.38%) Oracle Reports
10 5 (1.70%) SQL Server 2008
11 4 (1.36%) NonStop SQL
11 4 (1.36%) SAS Enterprise Guide
11 4 (1.36%) SAS Data Integration Studio
12 3 (1.02%) Oracle Database 10g
13 2 (0.68%) MS Access
13 2 (0.68%) SQL Server 2005
13 2 (0.68%) Oracle Database 12c
Development Applications
1 8 (2.72%) Git (software)
2 3 (1.02%) Subversion
3 2 (0.68%) JIRA
3 2 (0.68%) LoadRunner
4 1 (0.34%) XMLSpy
4 1 (0.34%) Rational Rhapsody
4 1 (0.34%) Jenkins
4 1 (0.34%) Eclipse
General
1 100 (34.01%) Finance
2 99 (33.67%) Banking
3 64 (21.77%) Retail
4 15 (5.10%) Investment Banking
5 13 (4.42%) Marketing
6 10 (3.40%) Back Office
7 8 (2.72%) International Banking
8 7 (2.38%) Financial Institution
9 5 (1.70%) Pharmaceutical
10 4 (1.36%) French Language
10 4 (1.36%) German Language
10 4 (1.36%) Spanish Language
11 2 (0.68%) Retail Banking
11 2 (0.68%) Legal
11 2 (0.68%) Manufacturing
11 2 (0.68%) Front Office
12 1 (0.34%) Multimedia
12 1 (0.34%) Billing
12 1 (0.34%) General Ledger
12 1 (0.34%) Korean Language
Job Titles
1 72 (24.49%) Architect
2 49 (16.67%) Analyst
3 38 (12.93%) Solutions Architect
4 31 (10.54%) Business Analyst
5 28 (9.52%) Technical Specialist
6 20 (6.80%) Developer
6 20 (6.80%) Business Systems Analyst
6 20 (6.80%) Systems Analyst
7 16 (5.44%) Senior Analyst
7 16 (5.44%) Security Architect
8 15 (5.10%) Infrastructure Manager
8 15 (5.10%) Consultant
8 15 (5.10%) DBA
8 15 (5.10%) DB2 DBA
9 13 (4.42%) Administrator
10 12 (4.08%) Senior Business Analyst
11 9 (3.06%) Enterprise Architect
11 9 (3.06%) Insurance Business Analyst
11 9 (3.06%) Senior Technician
12 8 (2.72%) Senior Business Systems Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 50 (17.01%) Web Services
2 40 (13.61%) XML
3 27 (9.18%) .NET
4 24 (8.16%) XSLT
5 21 (7.14%) XML Schema
5 21 (7.14%) Middleware
6 14 (4.76%) JMX
6 14 (4.76%) JSF
6 14 (4.76%) JAX-WS
6 14 (4.76%) JAXB
6 14 (4.76%) EJB
7 13 (4.42%) WebSphere Message Broker
8 11 (3.74%) Spring
8 11 (3.74%) J2EE
9 9 (3.06%) HTML
10 8 (2.72%) CGI
10 8 (2.72%) jQuery
10 8 (2.72%) Pylons
10 8 (2.72%) Ajax
10 8 (2.72%) Django
Miscellaneous
1 21 (7.14%) Client/Server
2 16 (5.44%) IBM Mainframe
3 14 (4.76%) SWIFT
4 13 (4.42%) Management Information System
5 9 (3.06%) CESG
5 9 (3.06%) Tandem
6 8 (2.72%) Grid Computing
7 6 (2.04%) AS400
7 6 (2.04%) Computer Science
7 6 (2.04%) Enterprise Software
7 6 (2.04%) Equities
8 5 (1.70%) Open Source
8 5 (1.70%) Contract for Difference
8 5 (1.70%) Cryptography
8 5 (1.70%) Replication
8 5 (1.70%) Fixed Income
8 5 (1.70%) N-Tier
9 4 (1.36%) iSeries
10 3 (1.02%) Enterprise Storage
10 3 (1.02%) Clustering
Operating Systems
1 74 (25.17%) UNIX
2 52 (17.69%) Linux
3 51 (17.35%) Windows
4 40 (13.61%) zOS
5 29 (9.86%) Solaris
6 17 (5.78%) AIX
7 7 (2.38%) Windows Server 2003
7 7 (2.38%) Windows Server 2008
8 5 (1.70%) Windows XP
8 5 (1.70%) Windows 7
9 1 (0.34%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 55 (18.71%) Change Management
2 52 (17.69%) SOA
3 32 (10.88%) UML
3 32 (10.88%) Stakeholder Management
4 27 (9.18%) TOGAF
5 25 (8.50%) Document Management
5 25 (8.50%) B2B
6 23 (7.82%) Risk Management
6 23 (7.82%) Information Management
7 22 (7.48%) Zachman Framework
7 22 (7.48%) OOA/OOD
7 22 (7.48%) Portfolio Management
8 21 (7.14%) PRINCE2
9 20 (6.80%) Project Management
10 19 (6.46%) ETL
10 19 (6.46%) Enterprise Architecture
10 19 (6.46%) Test Scripting
11 18 (6.12%) ITIL
11 18 (6.12%) Workflow
12 15 (5.10%) Technical Architecture
Programming Languages
1 77 (26.19%) SQL
2 65 (22.11%) Java
3 23 (7.82%) COBOL
4 21 (7.14%) JCL
5 14 (4.76%) C#
6 10 (3.40%) JavaScript
7 9 (3.06%) PL/1
8 8 (2.72%) Python
8 8 (2.72%) Ruby
9 5 (1.70%) Korn
9 5 (1.70%) REXX
9 5 (1.70%) PowerShell
9 5 (1.70%) VB
9 5 (1.70%) Perl
9 5 (1.70%) C++
10 4 (1.36%) XPath
11 2 (0.68%) LINC
11 2 (0.68%) T-SQL
11 2 (0.68%) PL/SQL
11 2 (0.68%) VBA
Qualifications
1 37 (12.59%) Degree
2 6 (2.04%) PMP
2 6 (2.04%) PMI Certification
3 4 (1.36%) IIBA
3 4 (1.36%) CBAP
3 4 (1.36%) ITIL Certification
4 3 (1.02%) MCP
5 1 (0.34%) OCP
5 1 (0.34%) Oracle Certification
5 1 (0.34%) MBA
5 1 (0.34%) Six Sigma Green Belt
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 35 (11.90%) QA
2 5 (1.70%) ISO 8583
3 3 (1.02%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 19 (6.46%) RACF
2 5 (1.70%) VMware Infrastructure
2 5 (1.70%) ACF2
3 2 (0.68%) VMware ESX
3 2 (0.68%) NFS
3 2 (0.68%) Active Directory
4 1 (0.34%) Tivoli Workload Scheduler
4 1 (0.34%) Oracle RAC
4 1 (0.34%) Platform Symphony
4 1 (0.34%) KVM
4 1 (0.34%) vSphere
4 1 (0.34%) vCloud
Systems Management
1 15 (5.10%) OpenSSO
2 10 (3.40%) Tivoli
2 10 (3.40%) CA Endevor
3 8 (2.72%) Vagrant
3 8 (2.72%) Ansible
4 4 (1.36%) CA LISA
4 4 (1.36%) ServiceCenter
5 2 (0.68%) Data Guard
6 1 (0.34%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
6 1 (0.34%) SCOM
6 1 (0.34%) EMC NetWorker
Vendors
1 87 (29.59%) Oracle
2 66 (22.45%) IBM
3 29 (9.86%) Microsoft
4 22 (7.48%) HP
5 17 (5.78%) Cognos
6 15 (5.10%) Business Objects
6 15 (5.10%) Informatica
7 14 (4.76%) Sun
8 10 (3.40%) Unisys
8 10 (3.40%) Actimize
9 9 (3.06%) Ab Initio
10 8 (2.72%) Pega
11 7 (2.38%) Cognizant
11 7 (2.38%) VMware
12 6 (2.04%) BMC
12 6 (2.04%) Red Hat
12 6 (2.04%) SAP
12 6 (2.04%) Citrix
13 5 (1.70%) NCR
13 5 (1.70%) Google
City of London
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Salary: £300.00 - £320.00 per annum
Posted: 17 hours ago
London
Cognizant
Posted: 2 days ago
London
Eutopia Solutions Ltd
Salary: £55000.00 - £70000.00 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
London
World Pay
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 3 days ago
London
Harvey Nash plc
Salary: £50000 - £55000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
City of London
Real Staffing
Salary: £50000 - £65000 per annum + Bonus
Posted: 4 days ago
City, London
Apollo Solutions
Salary: £55000 - £61000 per annum + Car & Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
City of London
Real Staffing
Salary: £55000 - £60000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 8 days ago
City of London
Real Staffing
Salary: £50000 - £65000 per annum + Bonus
Posted: 15 days ago