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 salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited IBM Mainframe over the 3 months to 10 December 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
10 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
IBM Mainframe
Rank 388 447 469
Rank change year-on-year
+59 +22
Permanent jobs citing IBM Mainframe 11 20 3
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 0.068% 0.094% 0.014%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 0.18% 0.23% 0.035%
Number of salaries quoted 11 14 3
Median salary £52,500 £54,500 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-3.66% +9.00%
UK excluding London median salary £52,500 £52,500 £50,000
% change year-on-year
- +5.00%
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
6161 8613 8491
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 38.05% 40.32% 38.56%
Number of salaries quoted 5026 7093 6615
Median salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £26,500 £26,130
10% offered a salary of more than £67,500 £65,000 £65,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +6.25%

IBM Mainframe
Jobs Demand Trend in the South East

The demand trend of job ads across the South East 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 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
Salary Histogram in the South East

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing IBM Mainframe across the South East region over the 3 months to 10 December 2016.

IBM Mainframe Salary Histogram 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 median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing IBM Mainframe within the South East region over the 3 months to 10 December 2016. 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Berkshire - 6 £52,500 -
Surrey - 4 £52,500 -
Middlesex - 1 £80,000 -
IBM Mainframe
England

IBM Mainframe
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 10 December 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 South East region with a requirement for IBM Mainframe.

1 21 (100.00%) IBM
1 21 (100.00%) Mainframe
2 20 (95.24%) DB2
3 16 (76.19%) COBOL
3 16 (76.19%) CICS
3 16 (76.19%) JCL
4 12 (57.14%) MVS
4 12 (57.14%) UML
5 10 (47.62%) Oracle
6 9 (42.86%) Java
6 9 (42.86%) Unix
7 7 (33.33%) Retail
8 5 (23.81%) ITIL
8 5 (23.81%) Mentoring
9 4 (19.05%) Salesforce.com
9 4 (19.05%) Software AG
9 4 (19.05%) REXX
9 4 (19.05%) webMethods
9 4 (19.05%) XPEDITER
9 4 (19.05%) SOA
9 4 (19.05%) ETL
9 4 (19.05%) QA
9 4 (19.05%) Syncsort
9 4 (19.05%) SaaS
9 4 (19.05%) Project Governance
9 4 (19.05%) ArchiMate
9 4 (19.05%) TOGAF
9 4 (19.05%) VSAM
9 4 (19.05%) Easytrieve
9 4 (19.05%) Finance

IBM Mainframe
Top Related IT Skills in the South East 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:

Application Platforms
1 16 (76.19%) CICS
2 2 (9.52%) MQSeries
Cloud Services
1 4 (19.05%) SaaS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 20 (95.24%) DB2
2 4 (19.05%) Easytrieve
Development Applications
1 4 (19.05%) XPEDITER
General
1 7 (33.33%) Retail
2 4 (19.05%) Finance
3 1 (4.76%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 10 (47.62%) Analyst
1 10 (47.62%) CICS Analyst
1 10 (47.62%) COBOL Analyst
2 9 (42.86%) Analyst Programmer
2 9 (42.86%) CICS Programmer
2 9 (42.86%) COBOL Analyst Programmer
2 9 (42.86%) COBOL Programmer
2 9 (42.86%) DB2 Programmer
2 9 (42.86%) Programmer
3 7 (33.33%) Mainframe Analyst
3 7 (33.33%) Technical Analyst
4 6 (28.57%) Mainframe Analyst Programmer
4 6 (28.57%) Mainframe Programmer
4 6 (28.57%) MVS Programmer
5 5 (23.81%) Architect
6 4 (19.05%) Integration Architect
6 4 (19.05%) Lead Architect
7 3 (14.29%) Mainframe Software Engineer
7 3 (14.29%) Software Engineer
8 2 (9.52%) Senior Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (9.52%) Middleware
1 2 (9.52%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 21 (100.00%) Mainframe
2 4 (19.05%) VSAM
3 3 (14.29%) Computer Science
4 2 (9.52%) DataPower
5 1 (4.76%) Data Centre
Operating Systems
1 12 (57.14%) MVS
2 9 (42.86%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (57.14%) UML
2 5 (23.81%) ITIL
2 5 (23.81%) Mentoring
3 4 (19.05%) ArchiMate
3 4 (19.05%) ETL
3 4 (19.05%) Project Governance
3 4 (19.05%) SOA
3 4 (19.05%) Stakeholder Management
3 4 (19.05%) TOGAF
4 3 (14.29%) Agile Software Development
4 3 (14.29%) Software Engineering
4 3 (14.29%) Waterfall
5 2 (9.52%) Continuous Improvement
5 2 (9.52%) User Stories
6 1 (4.76%) Coaching
6 1 (4.76%) Enterprise Architecture
6 1 (4.76%) ITIL V3
6 1 (4.76%) ITSM
6 1 (4.76%) Test Automation
6 1 (4.76%) Test Scripting
Programming Languages
1 16 (76.19%) COBOL
1 16 (76.19%) JCL
2 9 (42.86%) Java
3 4 (19.05%) REXX
4 3 (14.29%) SQL
Qualifications
1 3 (14.29%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (19.05%) QA
Systems Management
1 2 (9.52%) Control-M
Vendors
1 21 (100.00%) IBM
2 10 (47.62%) Oracle
3 4 (19.05%) Ab Initio
3 4 (19.05%) Salesforce.com
3 4 (19.05%) Software AG
3 4 (19.05%) Syncsort
3 4 (19.05%) webMethods
4 1 (4.76%) EMC
4 1 (4.76%) Hitachi