The table below looks at the prevalence of the term IBM Mainframe in IT jobs advertised for the North West region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited IBM Mainframe over the 3 months to 24 July 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
24 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
IBM Mainframe
Rank - 245 233
Permanent jobs citing IBM Mainframe 0 17 22
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West - 0.26% 0.32%
As % of the Miscellaneous category - 0.70% 0.88%
Number of salaries quoted 0 17 16
Median salary - £50,000 £44,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +13.63%
UK excluding London median salary £60,000 £47,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+26.31% +11.76%
IBM Mainframe
England

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

Miscellaneous Category
North West
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Miscellaneous category
2341 2443 2495
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 40.15% 37.12% 35.83%
Number of salaries quoted 1995 1917 1914
Median salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +3.89%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £25,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £60,000 £57,500
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -

IBM Mainframe
Jobs Demand Trend in the North West

The demand trend of job ads across the North West region citing IBM Mainframe as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in the Miscellaneous category.

IBM Mainframe Jobs Demand Trend in the North West

IBM Mainframe
Salary Trend in the North West

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

IBM Mainframe Salary Trend in the North West

IBM Mainframe
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the North West

For the 6 months to 24 July 2016, IT jobs citing IBM Mainframe also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the North West region with a requirement for IBM Mainframe.

1 2 (100.00%) Mainframe
1 2 (100.00%) IBM
2 1 (50.00%) CISSP
2 1 (50.00%) REXX
2 1 (50.00%) MVS
2 1 (50.00%) JCL
2 1 (50.00%) Windows
2 1 (50.00%) Linux
2 1 (50.00%) Firewall
2 1 (50.00%) Security Management
2 1 (50.00%) Management Information System
2 1 (50.00%) AS400
2 1 (50.00%) Risk Management
2 1 (50.00%) VMware
2 1 (50.00%) Information Security
2 1 (50.00%) Content Management
2 1 (50.00%) Intrusion Detection
2 1 (50.00%) Penetration Testing
2 1 (50.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 1 (50.00%) Technical Architecture
2 1 (50.00%) PCI DSS
2 1 (50.00%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (50.00%) Vulnerability Management
2 1 (50.00%) Cybersecurity
2 1 (50.00%) Line Management
2 1 (50.00%) Threat Management
2 1 (50.00%) Security Operations
2 1 (50.00%) ISO27002
2 1 (50.00%) Security Operations Centre
2 1 (50.00%) Internal Audit

IBM Mainframe
Top Related IT Skills in the North West by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Communications & Networking
1 1 (50.00%) Firewall
1 1 (50.00%) Intrusion Detection
Job Titles
1 2 (100.00%) Analyst
2 1 (50.00%) Mainframe Analyst
2 1 (50.00%) Mainframe Operations Analyst
2 1 (50.00%) Operations Analyst
2 1 (50.00%) Security Analyst
2 1 (50.00%) Senior Analyst
2 1 (50.00%) Senior Security Analyst
Miscellaneous
1 2 (100.00%) Mainframe
2 1 (50.00%) AS400
2 1 (50.00%) Management Information System
2 1 (50.00%) Security Operations Centre
Operating Systems
1 1 (50.00%) Linux
1 1 (50.00%) MVS
1 1 (50.00%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (50.00%) Content Management
1 1 (50.00%) Cybersecurity
1 1 (50.00%) Information Security
1 1 (50.00%) Internal Audit
1 1 (50.00%) Line Management
1 1 (50.00%) Penetration Testing
1 1 (50.00%) Risk Management
1 1 (50.00%) Security Management
1 1 (50.00%) Security Operations
1 1 (50.00%) Technical Architecture
1 1 (50.00%) Threat Management
1 1 (50.00%) Vulnerability Management
Programming Languages
1 1 (50.00%) JCL
1 1 (50.00%) REXX
Qualifications
1 1 (50.00%) CISSP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (50.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 1 (50.00%) ISO27002
1 1 (50.00%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 1 (50.00%) VMware Infrastructure
Vendors
1 2 (100.00%) IBM
2 1 (50.00%) VMware