The first table below looks at the prevalence of the term Mainframe in IT jobs advertised for the Merseyside 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 Merseyside region.

Location
3 months to
18 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Mainframes
Rank 66 58 78
Rank change year-on-year
-8 +20
Permanent jobs citing Mainframe 7 2 3
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Merseyside 1.05% 0.42% 0.46%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 3.26% 1.32% 1.42%
Number of salaries quoted 4 2 1
Average salary £71,500 £41,000 £55,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+74.39% -25.45%
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £45,000 £47,500
% change year-on-year
- -5.26%
Miscellaneous Category
Merseyside
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Miscellaneous category
215 152 211
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Merseyside 32.38% 31.60% 32.21%
Number of salaries quoted 185 125 162
Average salary £40,000 £35,500 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+12.67% -16.47%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,000 £26,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £60,000 £50,000
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 Merseyside

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

Mainframe Jobs Demand Trend in Merseyside

Mainframe
Salary Trend in Merseyside

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

Mainframe Salary Trend in Merseyside

Mainframe
Job Locations in Merseyside

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Mainframe within the Merseyside region over the 3 months to 18 April 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
(Click each for more statistics)
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
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Job
Vacancies
Liverpool -10 7 £71,500 +74.39% 3
Mainframe
North West

Mainframe
Top 26 Related IT Skills in Merseyside

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, IT jobs across the Merseyside 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 8 (100.00%) IBM
1 8 (100.00%) IBM Mainframe
2 7 (87.50%) Problem Management
2 7 (87.50%) Service Management
2 7 (87.50%) ITIL
3 6 (75.00%) CICS
3 6 (75.00%) zOS
4 5 (62.50%) Finance
5 4 (50.00%) ITSM
5 4 (50.00%) Advertising
6 3 (37.50%) ITIL Certification
7 1 (12.50%) Hibernate
7 1 (12.50%) Financial Institution
7 1 (12.50%) Linux
7 1 (12.50%) JBoss
7 1 (12.50%) Tomcat
7 1 (12.50%) HTML
7 1 (12.50%) Java
7 1 (12.50%) JavaScript
7 1 (12.50%) J2EE
7 1 (12.50%) CSS
7 1 (12.50%) JSP
7 1 (12.50%) Struts
7 1 (12.50%) Spring
7 1 (12.50%) Apache Solr
7 1 (12.50%) Web Application Development

Mainframe
Top Related IT Skills in Merseyside by Category

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, IT jobs across the Merseyside 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 6 (75.00%) CICS
2 1 (12.50%) Tomcat
2 1 (12.50%) Apache Solr
General
1 5 (62.50%) Finance
2 4 (50.00%) Advertising
3 1 (12.50%) Financial Institution
Job Titles
1 5 (62.50%) Technical Manager
2 4 (50.00%) Technical Services Manager
2 4 (50.00%) Service Manager
3 1 (12.50%) Developer
3 1 (12.50%) Java Developer
3 1 (12.50%) Java/J2EE Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (12.50%) Hibernate
1 1 (12.50%) HTML
1 1 (12.50%) J2EE
1 1 (12.50%) CSS
1 1 (12.50%) JSP
1 1 (12.50%) Struts
1 1 (12.50%) Spring
Miscellaneous
1 8 (100.00%) IBM Mainframe
Operating Systems
1 6 (75.00%) zOS
2 1 (12.50%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (87.50%) Problem Management
1 7 (87.50%) Service Management
1 7 (87.50%) ITIL
2 4 (50.00%) ITSM
3 1 (12.50%) Web Application Development
Programming Languages
1 1 (12.50%) Java
1 1 (12.50%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 3 (37.50%) ITIL Certification
Vendors
1 8 (100.00%) IBM
2 1 (12.50%) JBoss
Liverpool, Merseyside
Fruition IT Resources Limited
Salary: Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Liverpool, Merseyside
JM
Salary: £60000 - £80000 per annum + bonus + benefits
Posted: 4 days ago