The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Mainframe in IT jobs advertised for the Reading region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Mainframe over the 3 months to 8 December 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
8 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Mainframes
Rank 118 149 150
Rank change year-on-year
+31 +1
Permanent jobs citing Mainframe 1 6 7
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Reading 0.062% 0.24% 0.27%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 0.17% 0.59% 0.76%
Number of salaries quoted 1 6 5
Median salary £32,500 £52,500 £34,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
-38.09% +52.17%
UK excluding London median salary £52,500 £45,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year
+16.66% -10.00%
Mainframe
Berkshire

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

Miscellaneous Category
Reading
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Miscellaneous category
576 1011 926
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Reading 35.45% 41.13% 35.25%
Number of salaries quoted 414 807 564
Median salary £50,000 £52,000 £48,250
Median salary % change year-on-year
-3.84% +7.77%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £32,500 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £75,000 £65,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +6.25%

Mainframe
Jobs Demand Trend in Reading

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

Mainframe Jobs Demand Trend in Reading

Mainframe
Salary Trend in Reading

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

Mainframe Salary Trend in Reading

Mainframe
Top 14 Related IT Skills in Reading

For the 6 months to 8 December 2016, IT jobs citing 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 Reading region with a requirement for Mainframe.

1 3 (75.00%) Unix
1 3 (75.00%) Linux
1 3 (75.00%) PhD
1 3 (75.00%) SAN
1 3 (75.00%) NAS
2 1 (25.00%) Process Improvement
2 1 (25.00%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (25.00%) Supplier Management
2 1 (25.00%) Strategic Planning
2 1 (25.00%) Network Security
2 1 (25.00%) E-business
2 1 (25.00%) Firewall
2 1 (25.00%) Data Security
2 1 (25.00%) Finance

Mainframe
Top Related IT Skills in Reading 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 3 (75.00%) NAS
1 3 (75.00%) SAN
2 1 (25.00%) Firewall
2 1 (25.00%) Network Security
General
1 1 (25.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 3 (75.00%) Linux Engineer
1 3 (75.00%) Linux Support
1 3 (75.00%) Linux Support Engineer
1 3 (75.00%) Linux Systems Engineer
1 3 (75.00%) Support Engineer
1 3 (75.00%) Systems Engineer
1 3 (75.00%) Systems Support
1 3 (75.00%) Systems Support Engineer
2 1 (25.00%) Network Engineer
2 1 (25.00%) Network Security Engineer
2 1 (25.00%) Security Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 1 (25.00%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 3 (75.00%) Linux
1 3 (75.00%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (25.00%) Data Security
1 1 (25.00%) E-business
1 1 (25.00%) Process Improvement
1 1 (25.00%) Strategic Planning
1 1 (25.00%) Supplier Management
Qualifications
1 3 (75.00%) PhD