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 3 July 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
3 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Mainframes
Rank 98 90 101
Rank change year-on-year
-8 +11
Permanent jobs citing Mainframe 8 5 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Milton Keynes 0.53% 0.41% 0.080%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 1.50% 1.06% 0.21%
Number of salaries quoted 7 5 1
Average salary £50,000 £50,000 £55,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- -9.09%
UK excluding London average salary £47,500 £46,250 £46,250
% change year-on-year
+2.70% -
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
533 470 466
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Milton Keynes 35.60% 39.00% 37.37%
Number of salaries quoted 410 335 378
Average salary £40,000 £38,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.26% -5.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £25,000 £23,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £57,500 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

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
Salary Histogram in Milton Keynes

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Mainframe across the Milton Keynes region over the 3 months to 3 July 2015.

Mainframe Salary Histogram in Milton Keynes

Mainframe
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Milton Keynes

For the 6 months to 3 July 2015, 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 7 (53.85%) UNIX
2 6 (46.15%) Linux
2 6 (46.15%) IBM
2 6 (46.15%) Finance
2 6 (46.15%) IBM Mainframe
3 5 (38.46%) Capacity Planning
3 5 (38.46%) Performance Analysis
3 5 (38.46%) Disaster Recovery
3 5 (38.46%) Banking
3 5 (38.46%) Clustering
3 5 (38.46%) SLA
3 5 (38.46%) Supplier Management
3 5 (38.46%) Shell Script
3 5 (38.46%) Change Management
3 5 (38.46%) Windows
3 5 (38.46%) AIX
3 5 (38.46%) Solaris
4 4 (30.77%) JCL
5 3 (23.08%) DB2
5 3 (23.08%) Analytical Skills
6 2 (15.38%) Degree
6 2 (15.38%) Spanish Language
6 2 (15.38%) Retail
6 2 (15.38%) VB6
6 2 (15.38%) Microsoft
6 2 (15.38%) BizTalk Server
6 2 (15.38%) C#
6 2 (15.38%) VB
6 2 (15.38%) VB.NET
6 2 (15.38%) .NET

Mainframe
Top Related IT Skills in Milton Keynes by Category

For the 6 months to 3 July 2015, 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 (15.38%) BizTalk Server
2 1 (7.69%) JBoss
2 1 (7.69%) SAS
2 1 (7.69%) CICS
Communications & Networking
1 1 (7.69%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (23.08%) DB2
2 1 (7.69%) SQL Server
General
1 6 (46.15%) Finance
2 5 (38.46%) Banking
3 2 (15.38%) Retail
3 2 (15.38%) Spanish Language
4 1 (7.69%) Financial Institution
4 1 (7.69%) Retail Banking
Job Titles
1 5 (38.46%) Administrator
1 5 (38.46%) UNIX Administrator
2 3 (23.08%) Analyst
3 2 (15.38%) Support Analyst
3 2 (15.38%) Applications Support
3 2 (15.38%) Senior Analyst
3 2 (15.38%) Applications Support Analyst
3 2 (15.38%) Senior Support Analyst
3 2 (15.38%) Senior Applications Support Analyst
4 1 (7.69%) Environment Manager
4 1 (7.69%) Systems Analyst
4 1 (7.69%) Systems Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (15.38%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 6 (46.15%) IBM Mainframe
2 5 (38.46%) Clustering
3 3 (23.08%) Analytical Skills
4 1 (7.69%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 7 (53.85%) UNIX
2 6 (46.15%) Linux
3 5 (38.46%) Windows
3 5 (38.46%) AIX
3 5 (38.46%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (38.46%) Change Management
1 5 (38.46%) Disaster Recovery
1 5 (38.46%) Supplier Management
1 5 (38.46%) Capacity Planning
1 5 (38.46%) Performance Analysis
2 1 (7.69%) Coaching
2 1 (7.69%) Service Management
2 1 (7.69%) Data Governance
2 1 (7.69%) Data Analytics
2 1 (7.69%) Analytics
2 1 (7.69%) Incident Management
2 1 (7.69%) Test Management
Programming Languages
1 5 (38.46%) Shell Script
2 4 (30.77%) JCL
3 2 (15.38%) VB6
3 2 (15.38%) C#
3 2 (15.38%) VB
3 2 (15.38%) VB.NET
4 1 (7.69%) COBOL
4 1 (7.69%) Java
4 1 (7.69%) Perl
4 1 (7.69%) R
Qualifications
1 2 (15.38%) Degree
2 1 (7.69%) CISA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (38.46%) SLA
Systems Management
1 1 (7.69%) Control-M
Vendors
1 6 (46.15%) IBM
2 2 (15.38%) Microsoft
2 2 (15.38%) Oracle
3 1 (7.69%) SAP
3 1 (7.69%) Unisys
3 1 (7.69%) Remedy