The 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 10 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
10 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Mainframes
Rank 90 83 91
Rank change year-on-year
-7 +8
Permanent jobs citing Mainframe 5 13 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Milton Keynes 0.48% 1.24% 0.18%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 1.02% 3.51% 0.48%
Number of salaries quoted 2 1 2
Average salary £20,250 £42,000 £75,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-51.78% -44.00%
UK excluding London average salary £44,794 £50,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year
-10.41% +11.11%
Mainframe
Buckinghamshire

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

Miscellaneous Category
Milton Keynes
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Miscellaneous category
489 370 418
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Milton Keynes 46.75% 35.27% 38.21%
Number of salaries quoted 400 264 334
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £26,500 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £55,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -

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 10 February 2016, 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 10 (66.67%) Information Security
2 6 (40.00%) Business Continuity
2 6 (40.00%) Security Management
2 6 (40.00%) Client/Server
2 6 (40.00%) SLA
2 6 (40.00%) CISSP
3 5 (33.33%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 5 (33.33%) Management Information System
4 4 (26.67%) Finance
4 4 (26.67%) CISA
4 4 (26.67%) CISM
4 4 (26.67%) Disaster Recovery
4 4 (26.67%) Internet
4 4 (26.67%) Unix
4 4 (26.67%) Risk Analysis
5 3 (20.00%) High Availability
5 3 (20.00%) Analytical Skills
5 3 (20.00%) Oracle
5 3 (20.00%) Linux
5 3 (20.00%) Remedy
5 3 (20.00%) Active Directory
5 3 (20.00%) ITIL
5 3 (20.00%) Change Management
6 2 (13.33%) BCP
6 2 (13.33%) Information Security Management
6 2 (13.33%) VMware
6 2 (13.33%) Clustering
6 2 (13.33%) Retail
6 2 (13.33%) Red Hat
6 2 (13.33%) IBM

Mainframe
Top Related IT Skills in Milton Keynes by Category

For the 6 months to 10 February 2016, 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 1 (6.67%) WebSphere
Communications & Networking
1 4 (26.67%) Internet
2 1 (6.67%) BGP
2 1 (6.67%) MPLS
2 1 (6.67%) SAN
2 1 (6.67%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (13.33%) SQL Server
2 1 (6.67%) DB2
2 1 (6.67%) Oracle Database
2 1 (6.67%) Oracle Database 12c
2 1 (6.67%) Oracle Reports
Development Applications
1 1 (6.67%) HP UFT
1 1 (6.67%) LoadRunner
General
1 4 (26.67%) Finance
2 2 (13.33%) Retail
3 1 (6.67%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 6 (40.00%) Business Continuity Manager
1 6 (40.00%) Information Manager
1 6 (40.00%) Information Security Manager
1 6 (40.00%) Security Manager
2 5 (33.33%) Analyst
3 3 (20.00%) Active Directory Administrator
3 3 (20.00%) Active Directory Analyst
4 2 (13.33%) Administrator
4 2 (13.33%) AIX Administrator
4 2 (13.33%) Business Manager
4 2 (13.33%) Linux Administrator
4 2 (13.33%) Solaris Administrator
4 2 (13.33%) Test Analyst
4 2 (13.33%) Unix Administrator
5 1 (6.67%) Delivery Manager
5 1 (6.67%) Infrastructure Manager
5 1 (6.67%) IT Services Delivery Manager
5 1 (6.67%) Performance Analyst
5 1 (6.67%) Services Delivery Consultant
5 1 (6.67%) Services Delivery Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (6.67%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 6 (40.00%) Client/Server
2 5 (33.33%) Management Information System
3 3 (20.00%) Analytical Skills
4 2 (13.33%) Clustering
5 1 (6.67%) Computer Science
5 1 (6.67%) Data Centre
5 1 (6.67%) FMCG
5 1 (6.67%) IBM Mainframe
5 1 (6.67%) NHS
Operating Systems
1 4 (26.67%) Unix
2 3 (20.00%) Linux
3 2 (13.33%) AIX
3 2 (13.33%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 2 (13.33%) Solaris
3 2 (13.33%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (66.67%) Information Security
2 6 (40.00%) Business Continuity
2 6 (40.00%) Security Management
3 4 (26.67%) Disaster Recovery
3 4 (26.67%) Risk Analysis
4 3 (20.00%) Change Management
4 3 (20.00%) High Availability
4 3 (20.00%) ITIL
5 2 (13.33%) BCP
5 2 (13.33%) Incident Management
5 2 (13.33%) Information Security Management
5 2 (13.33%) Test Scripting
6 1 (6.67%) ITIL V3
6 1 (6.67%) Performance Management
6 1 (6.67%) Regression Testing
6 1 (6.67%) SDLC
6 1 (6.67%) Service Delivery
6 1 (6.67%) Service Management
6 1 (6.67%) SIEM
6 1 (6.67%) Test Strategy
Programming Languages
1 1 (6.67%) COBOL
1 1 (6.67%) JCL
1 1 (6.67%) SQL
Qualifications
1 6 (40.00%) CISSP
2 4 (26.67%) CISA
2 4 (26.67%) CISM
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (40.00%) SLA
2 5 (33.33%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 1 (6.67%) QA
System Software
1 3 (20.00%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 2 (13.33%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 3 (20.00%) Oracle
1 3 (20.00%) Remedy
2 2 (13.33%) IBM
2 2 (13.33%) Red Hat
2 2 (13.33%) VMware
3 1 (6.67%) Citrix
3 1 (6.67%) Computacenter
3 1 (6.67%) EMC
3 1 (6.67%) F5
3 1 (6.67%) HP
3 1 (6.67%) Intel Security
3 1 (6.67%) SAP