The first 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 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 Manchester region.

Location
3 months to
18 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Mainframes
Rank 165 151 127
Rank change year-on-year
-14 -24
Permanent jobs citing Mainframe 21 38 42
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Manchester 0.52% 0.93% 1.12%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 2.09% 3.25% 4.52%
Number of salaries quoted 8 31 29
Average salary £36,250 £37,500 £52,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-3.33% -28.57%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £31,000 £40,996
10% offered a salary of more than £52,250 £47,500 £60,500
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £45,000 £47,500
% change year-on-year
- -5.26%
Miscellaneous Category
Manchester
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Miscellaneous category
1004 1170 929
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Manchester 24.81% 28.52% 24.76%
Number of salaries quoted 798 1029 780
Average salary £35,000 £34,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+1.44% -1.42%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £25,000 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £52,500 £49,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+5.26% -5.00%
Mainframe
North West

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 18 April 2014.

Mainframe Salary Histogram in Manchester

Mainframe
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Manchester

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, 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 44 (60.27%) Finance
2 32 (43.84%) UNIX
3 31 (42.47%) IBM
4 30 (41.10%) Linux
5 29 (39.73%) IBM Mainframe
6 23 (31.51%) Windows
7 18 (24.66%) AIX
8 17 (23.29%) Middleware
9 15 (20.55%) JCL
10 14 (19.18%) Java
10 14 (19.18%) Oracle
11 11 (15.07%) Perl
11 11 (15.07%) J2EE
11 11 (15.07%) JSP
11 11 (15.07%) SSL
11 11 (15.07%) Banking
12 10 (13.70%) HP
13 9 (12.33%) ISEB
13 9 (12.33%) Struts
13 9 (12.33%) CSS
13 9 (12.33%) JBoss
13 9 (12.33%) ITIL
13 9 (12.33%) Tomcat
13 9 (12.33%) JavaScript
13 9 (12.33%) HTML
13 9 (12.33%) Hibernate
13 9 (12.33%) Financial Institution
13 9 (12.33%) Spring
13 9 (12.33%) Apache Solr
13 9 (12.33%) HP Quality Center

Mainframe
Top Related IT Skills in Manchester by Category

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, 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 9 (12.33%) Tomcat
1 9 (12.33%) Apache Solr
2 7 (9.59%) WebSphere
3 5 (6.85%) Gentran
4 3 (4.11%) IIS
5 2 (2.74%) FileNet
5 2 (2.74%) CICS
6 1 (1.37%) MQSeries
6 1 (1.37%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 5 (6.85%) MS Excel
2 1 (1.37%) MS Visio
2 1 (1.37%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 2 (2.74%) TIBCO iProcess
2 1 (1.37%) Dynamics AX
Communications & Networking
1 11 (15.07%) SSL
2 5 (6.85%) FTP
3 3 (4.11%) Internet
4 2 (2.74%) Network Security
4 2 (2.74%) NAS
4 2 (2.74%) SAN
4 2 (2.74%) WAN
4 2 (2.74%) LAN
5 1 (1.37%) VoIP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (10.96%) DataStage
1 8 (10.96%) Data Warehouse
2 7 (9.59%) DB2
3 4 (5.48%) SQL Server
4 1 (1.37%) Oracle Reports
General
1 44 (60.27%) Finance
2 11 (15.07%) Banking
3 9 (12.33%) Financial Institution
4 7 (9.59%) Retail
5 3 (4.11%) Telecoms
6 2 (2.74%) Marketing
6 2 (2.74%) Legal
7 1 (1.37%) Multimedia
Job Titles
1 22 (30.14%) Analyst
2 10 (13.70%) Developer
3 9 (12.33%) Tester
3 9 (12.33%) Test Analyst
3 9 (12.33%) Java Developer
3 9 (12.33%) Infrastructure Manager
4 7 (9.59%) Systems Analyst
4 7 (9.59%) Consultant
4 7 (9.59%) DBA
4 7 (9.59%) Administrator
4 7 (9.59%) Teradata DBA
4 7 (9.59%) Java/J2EE Developer
5 6 (8.22%) Delivery Manager
6 5 (6.85%) Project Manager
6 5 (6.85%) UNIX Support Analyst
6 5 (6.85%) UNIX Support
6 5 (6.85%) Support Analyst
6 5 (6.85%) Infrastructure Delivery Manager
7 4 (5.48%) Architect
8 3 (4.11%) Infrastructure Project Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 17 (23.29%) Middleware
2 11 (15.07%) J2EE
2 11 (15.07%) JSP
3 9 (12.33%) Struts
3 9 (12.33%) CSS
3 9 (12.33%) HTML
3 9 (12.33%) Hibernate
3 9 (12.33%) Spring
4 6 (8.22%) WebSphere Message Broker
4 6 (8.22%) ISPF
4 6 (8.22%) WebSphere MQ
5 3 (4.11%) .NET
5 3 (4.11%) Oracle Fusion
6 2 (2.74%) WCF
6 2 (2.74%) JMS
6 2 (2.74%) ASP.NET
6 2 (2.74%) EJB
6 2 (2.74%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 29 (39.73%) IBM Mainframe
2 5 (6.85%) Tandem
3 2 (2.74%) Management Information System
3 2 (2.74%) AS400
4 1 (1.37%) iPad
Operating Systems
1 32 (43.84%) UNIX
2 30 (41.10%) Linux
3 23 (31.51%) Windows
4 18 (24.66%) AIX
5 7 (9.59%) HPUX
5 7 (9.59%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (12.33%) ITIL
1 9 (12.33%) Web Application Development
2 7 (9.59%) SOA
2 7 (9.59%) ETL
2 7 (9.59%) Test Scripting
3 6 (8.22%) Technical Analysis
3 6 (8.22%) Change Management
3 6 (8.22%) E-Commerce
4 5 (6.85%) Scrum
4 5 (6.85%) User Acceptance Testing
4 5 (6.85%) Waterfall
5 4 (5.48%) Service Management
5 4 (5.48%) Migration
5 4 (5.48%) Stakeholder Management
6 3 (4.11%) Project Management
6 3 (4.11%) Quality Management
6 3 (4.11%) Service Delivery
6 3 (4.11%) TOGAF
6 3 (4.11%) Infrastructure Management
6 3 (4.11%) Matrix Management
Programming Languages
1 15 (20.55%) JCL
2 14 (19.18%) Java
3 11 (15.07%) Perl
4 9 (12.33%) JavaScript
5 2 (2.74%) VB.NET
5 2 (2.74%) C#
5 2 (2.74%) SQL
6 1 (1.37%) VB
6 1 (1.37%) COBOL
6 1 (1.37%) C
6 1 (1.37%) Assembly Language
Qualifications
1 9 (12.33%) ISEB
2 6 (8.22%) Degree
3 5 (6.85%) ITIL Certification
4 2 (2.74%) CISA
4 2 (2.74%) CISM
4 2 (2.74%) CISSP
System Software
1 3 (4.11%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 9 (12.33%) HP Quality Center
2 7 (9.59%) NetBackup
3 1 (1.37%) Control-M
Vendors
1 31 (42.47%) IBM
2 14 (19.18%) Oracle
3 10 (13.70%) HP
4 9 (12.33%) JBoss
5 8 (10.96%) Teradata
6 5 (6.85%) Sophos
6 5 (6.85%) Intel
6 5 (6.85%) Microsoft
6 5 (6.85%) Axway
7 3 (4.11%) Citrix
7 3 (4.11%) FatWire
7 3 (4.11%) VMware
7 3 (4.11%) Endeca
8 2 (2.74%) TIBCO
8 2 (2.74%) Unisys
9 1 (1.37%) Ab Initio
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TEKsystems
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum
Posted: 9 hours ago
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Salary: £29000 - £36000 per annum + Bonus, Benefits, Pension
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