The first table below looks at the prevalence of the term Mainframe in IT jobs advertised for the Milton Keynes region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Mainframe over the 3 months to 24 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 Milton Keynes region.

Location
3 months to
24 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Mainframes
Rank 102 - 76
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Permanent jobs citing Mainframe 1 0 13
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Milton Keynes 0.077% - 1.22%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 0.25% - 4.35%
Number of salaries quoted 1 0 6
Average salary £44,000 - £37,500
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £45,000 £48,500
% change year-on-year
- -7.21%
Miscellaneous Category
Milton Keynes
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Miscellaneous category
401 376 299
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Milton Keynes 30.87% 30.40% 28.13%
Number of salaries quoted 318 322 268
Average salary £37,500 £38,500 £36,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-2.59% +6.94%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,500 £25,000 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £50,000 £51,700
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £39,500
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -5.06%
Mainframe
Buckinghamshire

Mainframe
Jobs Demand Trend in Milton Keynes

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

Mainframe Jobs Demand Trend in Milton Keynes

Mainframe
Salary Trend in Milton Keynes

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

Mainframe Salary Trend in Milton Keynes

Mainframe
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Milton Keynes

For the 6 months to 24 April 2014, IT jobs across the Milton Keynes 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 3 (100.00%) IBM
2 2 (66.67%) CICS
2 2 (66.67%) COBOL
2 2 (66.67%) JCL
2 2 (66.67%) DB2
2 2 (66.67%) Finance
2 2 (66.67%) Migration
2 2 (66.67%) Banking
2 2 (66.67%) Spanish Language
2 2 (66.67%) IBM Mainframe
2 2 (66.67%) Corporate Banking
2 2 (66.67%) Degree
3 1 (33.33%) Veritas Storage Foundation
3 1 (33.33%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (33.33%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 1 (33.33%) Veritas Cluster Server
3 1 (33.33%) YUM
3 1 (33.33%) Cobbler
3 1 (33.33%) VMware
3 1 (33.33%) Clustering
3 1 (33.33%) UNIX
3 1 (33.33%) Windows
3 1 (33.33%) AIX
3 1 (33.33%) Solaris
3 1 (33.33%) Linux
3 1 (33.33%) Broadband
3 1 (33.33%) VMS
3 1 (33.33%) Symantec
3 1 (33.33%) Oracle
3 1 (33.33%) Veritas

Mainframe
Top Related IT Skills in Milton Keynes by Category

For the 6 months to 24 April 2014, IT jobs across the Milton Keynes 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 2 (66.67%) CICS
Communications & Networking
1 1 (33.33%) Broadband
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (66.67%) DB2
General
1 2 (66.67%) Finance
1 2 (66.67%) Banking
1 2 (66.67%) Spanish Language
1 2 (66.67%) Corporate Banking
Job Titles
1 2 (66.67%) Project Manager
2 1 (33.33%) Linux Administrator
2 1 (33.33%) Systems Administrator
2 1 (33.33%) Administrator
2 1 (33.33%) UNIX Systems Administrator
2 1 (33.33%) UNIX Administrator
2 1 (33.33%) Linux Systems Administrator
Miscellaneous
1 2 (66.67%) IBM Mainframe
2 1 (33.33%) Clustering
2 1 (33.33%) HACMP
Operating Systems
1 1 (33.33%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
1 1 (33.33%) UNIX
1 1 (33.33%) Windows
1 1 (33.33%) AIX
1 1 (33.33%) Solaris
1 1 (33.33%) Linux
1 1 (33.33%) VMS
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (66.67%) Migration
Programming Languages
1 2 (66.67%) COBOL
1 2 (66.67%) JCL
Qualifications
1 2 (66.67%) Degree
System Software
1 1 (33.33%) VMware Infrastructure
1 1 (33.33%) Veritas Cluster Server
Systems Management
1 1 (33.33%) Veritas Storage Foundation
1 1 (33.33%) YUM
1 1 (33.33%) Cobbler
Vendors
1 3 (100.00%) IBM
2 1 (33.33%) VMware
2 1 (33.33%) Symantec
2 1 (33.33%) Oracle
2 1 (33.33%) Veritas
2 1 (33.33%) Red Hat