The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Mainframe in IT jobs advertised for the Manchester region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Mainframe over the 3 months to 12 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
12 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Mainframes
Rank 163 185 143
Rank change year-on-year
+22 -42
Permanent jobs citing Mainframe 13 11 41
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Manchester 0.40% 0.27% 1.09%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 1.02% 0.77% 3.26%
Number of salaries quoted 5 8 31
Average salary £46,000 £59,500 £39,900
Average salary % change year-on-year
-22.68% +49.12%
90% offered a salary of more than £31,300 £30,000 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £48,400 £67,500 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £44,794 £50,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year
-10.41% +11.11%
Mainframe
North West

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Miscellaneous category in permanent jobs advertised in the Manchester region.

Miscellaneous Category
Manchester
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Miscellaneous category
1277 1429 1257
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Manchester 39.30% 35.56% 33.39%
Number of salaries quoted 1016 1214 1008
Average salary £45,000 £37,500 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+20.00% -
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £25,000 £24,500
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £51,500 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -

Mainframe
Jobs Demand Trend in Manchester

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Mainframe across the Manchester region as a proportion of the total demand within the Miscellaneous category.

Mainframe Jobs Demand Trend in Manchester

Mainframe
Salary Trend in Manchester

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Mainframe across the Manchester region.

Mainframe Salary Trend in Manchester

Mainframe
Salary Histogram in Manchester

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Mainframe across the Manchester region over the 3 months to 12 February 2016.

Mainframe Salary Histogram in Manchester

Mainframe
Job Locations in Manchester

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Mainframe within the Manchester region over the 3 months to 12 February 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
(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
Wigan - 1 £32,500 -
Mainframe
North West

Mainframe
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Manchester

For the 6 months to 12 February 2016, IT jobs across the Manchester 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 13 (65.00%) Finance
2 7 (35.00%) IBM
3 6 (30.00%) DB2
3 6 (30.00%) Middleware
3 6 (30.00%) Service Delivery
4 5 (25.00%) Risk Management
4 5 (25.00%) Oracle
4 5 (25.00%) ITIL
5 4 (20.00%) PRINCE2
5 4 (20.00%) MS Access
5 4 (20.00%) E-Commerce
5 4 (20.00%) HP
5 4 (20.00%) Toad
5 4 (20.00%) Project Management
5 4 (20.00%) HP UFT
5 4 (20.00%) LoadRunner
5 4 (20.00%) PMP
5 4 (20.00%) PMI Certification
5 4 (20.00%) WebSphere MQ
5 4 (20.00%) Validation
5 4 (20.00%) Stakeholder Management
5 4 (20.00%) DameWare
5 4 (20.00%) Disaster Recovery
5 4 (20.00%) Banking
5 4 (20.00%) Supplier Management
5 4 (20.00%) Load Balancing
5 4 (20.00%) Resource Management
5 4 (20.00%) ServiceCenter
5 4 (20.00%) Load Testing
5 4 (20.00%) WebSphere

Mainframe
Top Related IT Skills in Manchester by Category

For the 6 months to 12 February 2016, IT jobs across the Manchester 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 4 (20.00%) WebSphere
2 2 (10.00%) CICS
Communications & Networking
1 4 (20.00%) WinSCP
2 1 (5.00%) DMZ
2 1 (5.00%) Firewall
2 1 (5.00%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (30.00%) DB2
2 4 (20.00%) MS Access
3 1 (5.00%) GIS
3 1 (5.00%) Informix
Development Applications
1 4 (20.00%) HP UFT
1 4 (20.00%) LoadRunner
1 4 (20.00%) Toad
General
1 13 (65.00%) Finance
2 4 (20.00%) Banking
3 3 (15.00%) Investment Banking
3 3 (15.00%) Retail
4 1 (5.00%) Financial Institution
4 1 (5.00%) Legal
Job Titles
1 5 (25.00%) Infrastructure Manager
2 4 (20.00%) Analyst
2 4 (20.00%) Developer
2 4 (20.00%) Infrastructure Project Manager
2 4 (20.00%) Mainframe Project Manager
2 4 (20.00%) Project Manager
3 3 (15.00%) Test Leader
4 2 (10.00%) Analyst Developer
4 2 (10.00%) Analyst Programmer
4 2 (10.00%) COBOL Developer
4 2 (10.00%) Developer Analyst
4 2 (10.00%) OAT Analyst
4 2 (10.00%) OAT Test Analyst
4 2 (10.00%) Programmer
4 2 (10.00%) Test Analyst
5 1 (5.00%) Lead Test Analyst
5 1 (5.00%) Operations Analyst
5 1 (5.00%) Security Engineer
5 1 (5.00%) Security Specialist
5 1 (5.00%) Service Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (30.00%) Middleware
2 4 (20.00%) WebSphere MQ
3 2 (10.00%) ISPF
4 1 (5.00%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 1 (5.00%) Analytical Skills
1 1 (5.00%) Clustering
1 1 (5.00%) IBM Mainframe
Operating Systems
1 2 (10.00%) Unix
1 2 (10.00%) Windows
2 1 (5.00%) Linux
2 1 (5.00%) zOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (30.00%) Service Delivery
2 5 (25.00%) ITIL
2 5 (25.00%) Risk Management
3 4 (20.00%) Disaster Recovery
3 4 (20.00%) E-Commerce
3 4 (20.00%) Infrastructure Management
3 4 (20.00%) Load Balancing
3 4 (20.00%) Load Testing
3 4 (20.00%) Operational Acceptance Testing
3 4 (20.00%) Performance Management
3 4 (20.00%) PRINCE2
3 4 (20.00%) Project Management
3 4 (20.00%) Resource Management
3 4 (20.00%) Stakeholder Management
3 4 (20.00%) Supplier Management
3 4 (20.00%) Validation
4 3 (15.00%) DevOps
4 3 (15.00%) ITIL V3
5 1 (5.00%) Change Management
5 1 (5.00%) Information Security
Programming Languages
1 2 (10.00%) COBOL
1 2 (10.00%) JCL
1 2 (10.00%) LINC
2 1 (5.00%) Java
2 1 (5.00%) SQL
Qualifications
1 4 (20.00%) PMI Certification
1 4 (20.00%) PMP
2 3 (15.00%) Degree
3 1 (5.00%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (5.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 1 (5.00%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 2 (10.00%) Time Sharing Option
Systems Management
1 4 (20.00%) DameWare
1 4 (20.00%) ServiceCenter
Vendors
1 7 (35.00%) IBM
2 5 (25.00%) Oracle
3 4 (20.00%) HP
3 4 (20.00%) LexisNexis
4 2 (10.00%) Unisys
5 1 (5.00%) Cisco
5 1 (5.00%) Fortinet
5 1 (5.00%) Juniper
5 1 (5.00%) Sybase
5 1 (5.00%) VMware
Manchester, Lancashire
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Salary: £40000.00 - £42500.00 per annum
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