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 salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Mainframe over the 3 months to 24 May 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
24 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Mainframes
Rank 165 166 174
Rank change year-on-year
+1 +8
Permanent jobs citing Mainframe 14 15 21
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Manchester 0.41% 0.45% 0.54%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 0.99% 1.16% 1.51%
Number of salaries quoted 10 10 9
Median salary £58,750 £57,500 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+2.17% +35.29%
90% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £37,500 £24,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,850 £67,500 £51,500
UK excluding London median salary £47,500 £48,500 £47,500
% change year-on-year
-2.06% +2.10%
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
1417 1292 1394
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Manchester 41.99% 38.97% 36.07%
Number of salaries quoted 1239 1042 1099
Median salary £40,000 £38,450 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+4.03% +9.85%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £25,000 £23,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £55,000 £57,500
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -

Mainframe
Jobs Demand Trend in Manchester

The demand trend of job ads across the Manchester region citing Mainframe as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in 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 24 May 2016.

Mainframe Salary Histogram in Manchester

Mainframe
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Manchester

For the 6 months to 24 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 Manchester region with a requirement for Mainframe.

1 15 (55.56%) Finance
2 8 (29.63%) Risk Management
3 7 (25.93%) Stakeholder Management
3 7 (25.93%) Project Management
3 7 (25.93%) ITIL
3 7 (25.93%) IBM
3 7 (25.93%) Banking
4 6 (22.22%) Degree
4 6 (22.22%) PRINCE2
4 6 (22.22%) Unix
4 6 (22.22%) Service Delivery
5 5 (18.52%) Middleware
5 5 (18.52%) Oracle
5 5 (18.52%) DB2
5 5 (18.52%) Supplier Management
5 5 (18.52%) Retail
5 5 (18.52%) Data Centre
6 4 (14.81%) Data Centre Operations
6 4 (14.81%) Operational Acceptance Testing
6 4 (14.81%) WebSphere
6 4 (14.81%) Load Balancing
6 4 (14.81%) ServiceCenter
6 4 (14.81%) Performance Management
6 4 (14.81%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
6 4 (14.81%) Load Testing
6 4 (14.81%) Infrastructure Management
6 4 (14.81%) LexisNexis
6 4 (14.81%) WinSCP
6 4 (14.81%) MS Access
6 4 (14.81%) Toad

Mainframe
Top Related IT Skills in Manchester 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 4 (14.81%) WebSphere
2 1 (3.70%) JBoss
2 1 (3.70%) SAS
Communications & Networking
1 4 (14.81%) WinSCP
2 2 (7.41%) Firewall
3 1 (3.70%) Intrusion Detection
3 1 (3.70%) Network Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (18.52%) DB2
2 4 (14.81%) MS Access
3 1 (3.70%) Base SAS
3 1 (3.70%) Big Data
3 1 (3.70%) SAS Data Integration Studio
3 1 (3.70%) SAS Enterprise Guide
Development Applications
1 4 (14.81%) HP UFT
1 4 (14.81%) LoadRunner
1 4 (14.81%) Toad
General
1 15 (55.56%) Finance
2 7 (25.93%) Banking
3 5 (18.52%) Retail
4 3 (11.11%) Investment Banking
5 2 (7.41%) Legal
6 1 (3.70%) Financial Institution
Job Titles
1 5 (18.52%) Project Manager
2 4 (14.81%) Analyst
2 4 (14.81%) Data Centre Manager
2 4 (14.81%) Data Migration Manager
2 4 (14.81%) Migration Manager
3 3 (11.11%) Data Centre Migration Project Manager
3 3 (11.11%) Data Centre Project Manager
3 3 (11.11%) Data Migration Project Manager
3 3 (11.11%) IT Manager
3 3 (11.11%) Migration Project Manager
3 3 (11.11%) Service Manager
3 3 (11.11%) Test Analyst
3 3 (11.11%) Test Leader
4 2 (7.41%) Architect
4 2 (7.41%) Infrastructure Manager
4 2 (7.41%) Infrastructure Project Manager
4 2 (7.41%) Senior Manager
4 2 (7.41%) Technical Manager
4 2 (7.41%) Technology Manager
4 2 (7.41%) Test Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (18.52%) Middleware
2 4 (14.81%) WebSphere MQ
3 2 (7.41%) REST
3 2 (7.41%) SOAP
3 2 (7.41%) Web Services
3 2 (7.41%) XML
4 1 (3.70%) Hibernate
4 1 (3.70%) J2EE
4 1 (3.70%) Java EE
4 1 (3.70%) Struts
Miscellaneous
1 5 (18.52%) Data Centre
2 2 (7.41%) IBM Mainframe
3 1 (3.70%) AS400
3 1 (3.70%) Cryptography
3 1 (3.70%) Management Information System
3 1 (3.70%) Mobile Banking
3 1 (3.70%) Security Operations Centre
Operating Systems
1 6 (22.22%) Unix
2 4 (14.81%) OS/2
3 3 (11.11%) Linux
4 1 (3.70%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (29.63%) Risk Management
2 7 (25.93%) ITIL
2 7 (25.93%) Project Management
2 7 (25.93%) Stakeholder Management
3 6 (22.22%) PRINCE2
3 6 (22.22%) Service Delivery
4 5 (18.52%) Supplier Management
5 4 (14.81%) Change Management
5 4 (14.81%) Data Centre Operations
5 4 (14.81%) Disaster Recovery
5 4 (14.81%) Infrastructure Management
5 4 (14.81%) Load Balancing
5 4 (14.81%) Load Testing
5 4 (14.81%) Migration
5 4 (14.81%) Operational Acceptance Testing
5 4 (14.81%) Performance Management
5 4 (14.81%) Service Management
5 4 (14.81%) Validation
6 3 (11.11%) DevOps
6 3 (11.11%) ITIL V3
Programming Languages
1 2 (7.41%) SQL
Qualifications
1 6 (22.22%) Degree
2 4 (14.81%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
3 2 (7.41%) CISSP
3 2 (7.41%) ISTQB
3 2 (7.41%) PMI Certification
3 2 (7.41%) PMP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (7.41%) SLA
2 1 (3.70%) COBIT
2 1 (3.70%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 1 (3.70%) ISO27002
2 1 (3.70%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 1 (3.70%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 4 (14.81%) DameWare
1 4 (14.81%) ServiceCenter
Vendors
1 7 (25.93%) IBM
2 5 (18.52%) Oracle
3 4 (14.81%) HP
3 4 (14.81%) LexisNexis
4 1 (3.70%) Chordiant
4 1 (3.70%) Microsoft
4 1 (3.70%) VMware