The table below looks at the prevalence of the term IBM Mainframe in IT jobs advertised for the South East region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited IBM Mainframe over the 3 months to 23 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
23 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
IBM Mainframe
Rank 444 431 444
Rank change year-on-year
-13 +13
Permanent jobs citing IBM Mainframe 2 6 8
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 0.009% 0.028% 0.035%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 0.025% 0.082% 0.098%
Number of salaries quoted 2 2 6
Average salary £50,000 £34,000 £36,875
Average salary % change year-on-year
+47.05% -7.79%
UK excluding London average salary £43,250 £42,500 £43,125
% change year-on-year
+1.76% -1.44%
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 South East region.

Miscellaneous Category
South East
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Miscellaneous category
7949 7309 8205
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 36.23% 34.66% 35.97%
Number of salaries quoted 6007 5997 6855
Average salary £42,500 £42,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+1.19% +5.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £25,000 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £57,500 £62,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%

IBM Mainframe
Jobs Demand Trend in the South East

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing IBM Mainframe across the South East region as a proportion of the total demand within the Miscellaneous category.

IBM Mainframe Jobs Demand Trend in the South East

IBM Mainframe
Salary Trend in the South East

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

IBM Mainframe Salary Trend in the South East

IBM Mainframe
Job Locations in the South East

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing IBM Mainframe within the South East region over the 3 months to 23 September 2014. 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
Buckinghamshire -3 1 £50,000 -
West Sussex - 1 £50,000 -
IBM Mainframe
England

IBM Mainframe
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 23 September 2014, IT jobs across the South East 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 16 (100.00%) IBM
1 16 (100.00%) Mainframe
2 15 (93.75%) Finance
3 10 (62.50%) zOS
4 9 (56.25%) CICS
5 6 (37.50%) Problem Management
5 6 (37.50%) Advertising
5 6 (37.50%) Service Management
5 6 (37.50%) ITSM
5 6 (37.50%) ITIL
6 5 (31.25%) Java
6 5 (31.25%) SQL
6 5 (31.25%) .NET
6 5 (31.25%) JCL
7 4 (25.00%) Adabas
7 4 (25.00%) COBOL
7 4 (25.00%) DB2
8 3 (18.75%) CRM
8 3 (18.75%) SQL Server
8 3 (18.75%) T-SQL
8 3 (18.75%) C#
8 3 (18.75%) NATURAL
8 3 (18.75%) SQL Server Integration Services
8 3 (18.75%) SQL Server Reporting Services
8 3 (18.75%) SQL Server 2008
8 3 (18.75%) SQL Server Analysis Services
8 3 (18.75%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
8 3 (18.75%) Analytical Skills
9 2 (12.50%) SQL Server 2005
9 2 (12.50%) Data Governance

IBM Mainframe
Top Related IT Skills in the South East by Category

For the 6 months to 23 September 2014, IT jobs across the South East 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 9 (56.25%) CICS
2 1 (6.25%) MQSeries
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (25.00%) DB2
1 4 (25.00%) Adabas
2 3 (18.75%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 3 (18.75%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 3 (18.75%) SQL Server Analysis Services
2 3 (18.75%) SQL Server 2008
2 3 (18.75%) SQL Server
3 2 (12.50%) SQL Server 2005
4 1 (6.25%) Easytrieve
4 1 (6.25%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 3 (18.75%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
General
1 15 (93.75%) Finance
2 6 (37.50%) Advertising
3 1 (6.25%) Banking
3 1 (6.25%) Back Office
Job Titles
1 7 (43.75%) Technical Manager
2 5 (31.25%) Technical Services Manager
2 5 (31.25%) Service Manager
3 4 (25.00%) Programmer
4 3 (18.75%) Developer
4 3 (18.75%) Analyst
4 3 (18.75%) Senior Developer
4 3 (18.75%) Analyst Programmer
5 2 (12.50%) MI Developer
6 1 (6.25%) Senior Business Intelligence Developer
6 1 (6.25%) Senior Software Engineer
6 1 (6.25%) Business Intelligence Developer
6 1 (6.25%) Mainframe Programmer
6 1 (6.25%) Architect
6 1 (6.25%) Project Manager
6 1 (6.25%) Software Engineer
6 1 (6.25%) Technical Project Manager
6 1 (6.25%) Solutions Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (31.25%) .NET
2 1 (6.25%) Web Services
2 1 (6.25%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 16 (100.00%) Mainframe
2 3 (18.75%) Analytical Skills
3 2 (12.50%) Management Information System
4 1 (6.25%) Computer Science
4 1 (6.25%) DataPower
4 1 (6.25%) iSeries
4 1 (6.25%) SWIFT
4 1 (6.25%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
Operating Systems
1 10 (62.50%) zOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (37.50%) ITIL
1 6 (37.50%) Service Management
1 6 (37.50%) ITSM
1 6 (37.50%) Problem Management
2 3 (18.75%) CRM
3 2 (12.50%) System Testing
3 2 (12.50%) Data Governance
4 1 (6.25%) Mentoring
4 1 (6.25%) Waterfall
4 1 (6.25%) SOA
4 1 (6.25%) Business Intelligence
4 1 (6.25%) Unit Testing
4 1 (6.25%) Stakeholder Management
4 1 (6.25%) Agile Software Development
4 1 (6.25%) Data Management
4 1 (6.25%) Software Engineering
4 1 (6.25%) OOP
4 1 (6.25%) OO
4 1 (6.25%) RAD
Programming Languages
1 5 (31.25%) Java
1 5 (31.25%) SQL
1 5 (31.25%) JCL
2 4 (25.00%) COBOL
3 3 (18.75%) NATURAL
3 3 (18.75%) C#
3 3 (18.75%) T-SQL
4 1 (6.25%) REXX
4 1 (6.25%) C++
Qualifications
1 2 (12.50%) Degree
Systems Management
1 1 (6.25%) Control-M
Vendors
1 16 (100.00%) IBM
2 2 (12.50%) Avaya
2 2 (12.50%) Cisco
3 1 (6.25%) Oracle
3 1 (6.25%) Pega
3 1 (6.25%) Syncsort
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