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 average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited IBM Mainframe over the 3 months to 28 January 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
28 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
IBM Mainframe
Rank 231 211 258
Rank change year-on-year
-20 +47
Permanent jobs citing IBM Mainframe 11 29 12
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 0.16% 0.44% 0.15%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 0.49% 1.34% 0.47%
Number of salaries quoted 11 23 8
Average salary £50,000 £39,900 £44,250
Average salary % change year-on-year
+25.31% -9.83%
90% offered a salary of more than £42,500 £32,000 £23,650
10% offered a salary of more than £67,500 £50,000 £49,700
UK excluding London average salary £48,750 £41,875 £50,000
% change year-on-year
+16.41% -16.25%
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
2259 2168 2576
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 33.21% 32.75% 32.57%
Number of salaries quoted 1969 1720 2204
Average salary £37,500 £37,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +7.14%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £25,000 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £50,000 £51,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%

IBM Mainframe
Jobs Demand Trend in the North West

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing IBM Mainframe across the North West region as a proportion of the total demand within 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
Salary Histogram in the North West

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing IBM Mainframe across the North West region over the 3 months to 28 January 2015.

IBM Mainframe Salary Histogram in the North West

IBM Mainframe
Job Locations in the North West

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing IBM Mainframe within the North West region over the 3 months to 28 January 2015. 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
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
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
Live
Job
Vacancies
Cheshire -2 8 £47,500 -5.00%
Manchester -18 3 £67,500 +92.85% 1
IBM Mainframe
England

IBM Mainframe
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the North West

For the 6 months to 28 January 2015, IT jobs across the North West region citing IBM 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 IBM Mainframe.

1 50 (100.00%) IBM
1 50 (100.00%) Mainframe
2 39 (78.00%) Finance
3 36 (72.00%) Middleware
4 35 (70.00%) UNIX
5 34 (68.00%) Windows
5 34 (68.00%) Tandem
6 32 (64.00%) Stakeholder Management
6 32 (64.00%) Internet
7 30 (60.00%) Problem Management
7 30 (60.00%) Risk Analysis
8 10 (20.00%) DB2
9 8 (16.00%) COBOL
9 8 (16.00%) Java
9 8 (16.00%) CICS
10 7 (14.00%) XML
10 7 (14.00%) Banking
10 7 (14.00%) Retail
11 5 (10.00%) J2EE
11 5 (10.00%) JSP
12 4 (8.00%) .NET
12 4 (8.00%) SOAP
12 4 (8.00%) zOS
12 4 (8.00%) Credit Risk
13 3 (6.00%) Big Data
13 3 (6.00%) VUI
13 3 (6.00%) Hadoop
13 3 (6.00%) WebSphere
13 3 (6.00%) Subversion
13 3 (6.00%) IVR

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

For the 6 months to 28 January 2015, IT jobs across the North West region citing IBM 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 IBM Mainframe. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 8 (16.00%) CICS
2 3 (6.00%) WebSphere
2 3 (6.00%) WebLogic
2 3 (6.00%) JBoss
Communications & Networking
1 32 (64.00%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (20.00%) DB2
2 3 (6.00%) Hadoop
2 3 (6.00%) Big Data
3 2 (4.00%) Data Warehouse
3 2 (4.00%) DataStage
4 1 (2.00%) MongoDB
4 1 (2.00%) Apache Cassandra
4 1 (2.00%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 3 (6.00%) Subversion
General
1 39 (78.00%) Finance
2 7 (14.00%) Banking
2 7 (14.00%) Retail
3 2 (4.00%) Legal
4 1 (2.00%) Financial Institution
Job Titles
1 37 (74.00%) Designer
2 32 (64.00%) Infrastructure Designer
3 31 (62.00%) Architect
4 29 (58.00%) Infrastructure Architect
5 9 (18.00%) Lead Designer
6 8 (16.00%) Lead Architect
7 6 (12.00%) Developer
8 4 (8.00%) Technical Specialist
9 3 (6.00%) Analyst
9 3 (6.00%) Solutions Architect
10 2 (4.00%) Security Analyst
10 2 (4.00%) COBOL Developer
10 2 (4.00%) Teradata Developer
11 1 (2.00%) COBOL Analyst
11 1 (2.00%) Integration Engineer
11 1 (2.00%) Technical Developer
11 1 (2.00%) Infrastructure Solutions Architect
11 1 (2.00%) Development Analyst
11 1 (2.00%) Applications Developer
11 1 (2.00%) Support Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 36 (72.00%) Middleware
2 7 (14.00%) XML
3 5 (10.00%) J2EE
3 5 (10.00%) JSP
4 4 (8.00%) SOAP
4 4 (8.00%) .NET
5 3 (6.00%) WSDL
5 3 (6.00%) Hibernate
5 3 (6.00%) Struts
5 3 (6.00%) Web Services
5 3 (6.00%) XSD
5 3 (6.00%) Servlets
5 3 (6.00%) EJB
6 2 (4.00%) JDBC
6 2 (4.00%) JMS
6 2 (4.00%) JNDI
Miscellaneous
1 50 (100.00%) Mainframe
2 34 (68.00%) Tandem
3 4 (8.00%) Credit Risk
4 3 (6.00%) VUI
4 3 (6.00%) IVR
5 2 (4.00%) Algorithms
5 2 (4.00%) Cryptography
5 2 (4.00%) VSAM
5 2 (4.00%) PKI
Operating Systems
1 35 (70.00%) UNIX
2 34 (68.00%) Windows
3 4 (8.00%) zOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 32 (64.00%) Stakeholder Management
2 30 (60.00%) Problem Management
2 30 (60.00%) Risk Analysis
3 3 (6.00%) Service Management
4 2 (4.00%) Migration
4 2 (4.00%) Release Management
4 2 (4.00%) Data Protection
5 1 (2.00%) Portfolio Management
5 1 (2.00%) Continuous Improvement
5 1 (2.00%) ITIL
5 1 (2.00%) Service Delivery
5 1 (2.00%) Load Balancing
Programming Languages
1 8 (16.00%) COBOL
1 8 (16.00%) Java
2 3 (6.00%) JavaScript
2 3 (6.00%) SQL
3 2 (4.00%) JCL
4 1 (2.00%) VB6
4 1 (2.00%) C#
4 1 (2.00%) VB
4 1 (2.00%) Assembly Language
Vendors
1 50 (100.00%) IBM
2 3 (6.00%) Oracle
3 2 (4.00%) Microsoft
3 2 (4.00%) Teradata
4 1 (2.00%) Sybase
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