The table below looks at the prevalence of the term 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 Mainframe over the 3 months to 19 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
19 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Mainframes
Rank 347 366 380
Rank change year-on-year
+19 +14
Permanent jobs citing Mainframe 93 60 67
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 0.42% 0.28% 0.30%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 1.16% 0.82% 0.83%
Number of salaries quoted 59 46 53
Average salary £57,500 £60,000 £53,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-4.16% +12.14%
90% offered a salary of more than £34,100 £39,950 £30,100
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £104,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £50,000 £50,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
- +17.64%
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
7993 7320 8112
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 36.33% 34.65% 36.00%
Number of salaries quoted 6023 5991 6783
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%

Mainframe
Jobs Demand Trend in the South East

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

Mainframe Jobs Demand Trend in the South East

Mainframe
Salary Trend in the South East

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

Mainframe Salary Trend in the South East

Mainframe
Salary Histogram in the South East

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Mainframe across the South East region over the 3 months to 19 September 2014.

Mainframe Salary Histogram in the South East

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 Mainframe within the South East region over the 3 months to 19 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
Berkshire +26 39 £57,500 +9.52%
West Sussex +12 27 £60,000 +20.00% 2
Buckinghamshire -1 6 £50,000 -13.04% 1
Hampshire -9 6 £45,000 -56.73% 4
Kent -9 5 £34,500 -54.00%
Surrey +2 4 £62,500 -16.66%
M4 Corridor - 2 £53,750 -
Oxfordshire - 1 - -
Mainframe
England

Mainframe
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 19 September 2014, IT jobs across the South East region citing 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 Mainframe.

1 83 (48.54%) Oracle
2 69 (40.35%) UNIX
3 53 (30.99%) Finance
4 52 (30.41%) DB2
5 38 (22.22%) SQL Server
6 37 (21.64%) Business Intelligence
6 37 (21.64%) Oracle ODI
7 36 (21.05%) IBM
7 36 (21.05%) HP
7 36 (21.05%) SQL
7 36 (21.05%) Cognos
8 35 (20.47%) Business Objects
9 34 (19.88%) Windows
9 34 (19.88%) Data Warehouse
9 34 (19.88%) ETL
10 33 (19.30%) Migration
11 32 (18.71%) SQL Server Reporting Services
11 32 (18.71%) SQL Server Integration Services
11 32 (18.71%) Data Migration
12 29 (16.96%) Telecoms
13 28 (16.37%) Test Management
13 28 (16.37%) DataStage
13 28 (16.37%) Oracle Exadata
13 28 (16.37%) Test Strategy
14 27 (15.79%) Data Validation
14 27 (15.79%) SQLPlus
14 27 (15.79%) Toad
14 27 (15.79%) QuickTest Pro
14 27 (15.79%) CRM
14 27 (15.79%) PL/SQL

Mainframe
Top Related IT Skills in the South East by Category

For the 6 months to 19 September 2014, IT jobs across the South East region citing 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 Mainframe. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 11 (6.43%) CICS
2 10 (5.85%) SAS
3 8 (4.68%) OpenStack
4 3 (1.75%) Mule
5 2 (1.17%) Oracle Workflow
5 2 (1.17%) Apache
6 1 (0.58%) MQSeries
6 1 (0.58%) SharePoint
6 1 (0.58%) FileNet
6 1 (0.58%) SharePoint 2010
Applications
1 8 (4.68%) SPSS
2 5 (2.92%) MS Excel
3 1 (0.58%) MS Office
3 1 (0.58%) MS PowerPoint
Cloud Services
1 3 (1.75%) SaaS
2 2 (1.17%) PaaS
2 2 (1.17%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 24 (14.04%) LAN
2 21 (12.28%) IPv6
2 21 (12.28%) Network Security
3 12 (7.02%) Broadband
4 10 (5.85%) 3G
5 8 (4.68%) NAS
5 8 (4.68%) SAN
6 5 (2.92%) DNS
7 3 (1.75%) SSL
7 3 (1.75%) ISDN
7 3 (1.75%) LDAP
7 3 (1.75%) ATM
7 3 (1.75%) WLAN
7 3 (1.75%) WAN
7 3 (1.75%) DHCP
7 3 (1.75%) Ethernet
7 3 (1.75%) FTP
7 3 (1.75%) HTTP
7 3 (1.75%) IPX
7 3 (1.75%) PPP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 52 (30.41%) DB2
2 38 (22.22%) SQL Server
3 37 (21.64%) Oracle ODI
4 34 (19.88%) Data Warehouse
5 32 (18.71%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 32 (18.71%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 28 (16.37%) Oracle Exadata
6 28 (16.37%) DataStage
7 27 (15.79%) SQLPlus
8 22 (12.87%) Relational Database
9 21 (12.28%) RDBMS
10 8 (4.68%) Oracle Database
11 5 (2.92%) Oracle9i Database
11 5 (2.92%) SQL Server 2008
12 4 (2.34%) SQL Server Analysis Services
12 4 (2.34%) Adabas
13 3 (1.75%) Oracle Database 11g
14 2 (1.17%) SQL Server 2005
15 1 (0.58%) Easytrieve
Development Applications
1 27 (15.79%) Toad
1 27 (15.79%) QuickTest Pro
2 15 (8.77%) ERwin
3 3 (1.75%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
4 2 (1.17%) Subversion
General
1 53 (30.99%) Finance
2 29 (16.96%) Telecoms
3 27 (15.79%) Advertising
4 23 (13.45%) Banking
5 14 (8.19%) Marketing
6 3 (1.75%) Retail
7 2 (1.17%) Manufacturing
8 1 (0.58%) Back Office
8 1 (0.58%) Investment Banking
8 1 (0.58%) Retail Banking
8 1 (0.58%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 34 (19.88%) Consultant
2 30 (17.54%) Analyst
3 28 (16.37%) Test Manager
4 21 (12.28%) Cloud Consultant
5 16 (9.36%) Architect
5 16 (9.36%) Business Consultant
6 14 (8.19%) Business Analyst
7 12 (7.02%) Data Analyst
8 11 (6.43%) Business Data Analyst
8 11 (6.43%) Siebel Business Analyst
9 10 (5.85%) Test Analyst
10 8 (4.68%) Administrator
10 8 (4.68%) Technical Manager
11 7 (4.09%) Linux Administrator
11 7 (4.09%) Technical Architect
11 7 (4.09%) UNIX Administrator
11 7 (4.09%) Developer
12 6 (3.51%) Portfolio Manager
13 5 (2.92%) Service Manager
13 5 (2.92%) Technical Services Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 14 (8.19%) .NET
2 10 (5.85%) CGI
3 8 (4.68%) J2EE
4 7 (4.09%) Web Services
5 5 (2.92%) HTML
6 4 (2.34%) XML
7 3 (1.75%) CSS
7 3 (1.75%) SOAP
7 3 (1.75%) ASP.NET
7 3 (1.75%) JMS
7 3 (1.75%) REST
8 2 (1.17%) ASP.NET Web Forms
8 2 (1.17%) JSON
8 2 (1.17%) WCF
8 2 (1.17%) LINQ
8 2 (1.17%) jQuery
8 2 (1.17%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
8 2 (1.17%) .NET Framework
8 2 (1.17%) Middleware
8 2 (1.17%) XSLT
Miscellaneous
1 23 (13.45%) Client/Server
2 21 (12.28%) User Experience
3 16 (9.36%) Analytical Skills
3 16 (9.36%) IBM Mainframe
4 8 (4.68%) Enterprise Software
5 5 (2.92%) Replication
6 4 (2.34%) Thin Client
6 4 (2.34%) Fat Client
7 3 (1.75%) PKI
8 2 (1.17%) Computer Science
8 2 (1.17%) Clustering
8 2 (1.17%) Tandem
8 2 (1.17%) Management Information System
8 2 (1.17%) AS400
9 1 (0.58%) PMI
9 1 (0.58%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
9 1 (0.58%) CMDB
9 1 (0.58%) Data Integration
9 1 (0.58%) DataPower
9 1 (0.58%) iSeries
Operating Systems
1 69 (40.35%) UNIX
2 34 (19.88%) Windows
3 20 (11.70%) Linux
4 14 (8.19%) zOS
5 2 (1.17%) Solaris
6 1 (0.58%) MVS
6 1 (0.58%) Android
6 1 (0.58%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 37 (21.64%) Business Intelligence
2 34 (19.88%) ETL
3 33 (19.30%) Migration
4 32 (18.71%) Data Migration
5 28 (16.37%) Test Management
5 28 (16.37%) Test Strategy
6 27 (15.79%) Data Validation
6 27 (15.79%) Validation
6 27 (15.79%) CRM
7 25 (14.62%) Data Analysis
8 23 (13.45%) Project Management
8 23 (13.45%) ITIL
9 20 (11.70%) Software Testing
10 17 (9.94%) Data Governance
10 17 (9.94%) Root Cause Analysis
10 17 (9.94%) Performance Analysis
11 16 (9.36%) Data Management
11 16 (9.36%) Data Modelling
12 14 (8.19%) Business Development
12 14 (8.19%) Strategic Planning
Programming Languages
1 36 (21.05%) SQL
2 27 (15.79%) PL/SQL
3 26 (15.20%) Java
4 20 (11.70%) JavaScript
5 10 (5.85%) JCL
6 8 (4.68%) COBOL
7 6 (3.51%) C#
7 6 (3.51%) R
8 5 (2.92%) T-SQL
9 3 (1.75%) VB.NET
9 3 (1.75%) NATURAL
10 1 (0.58%) VBA
10 1 (0.58%) REXX
10 1 (0.58%) PL/1
10 1 (0.58%) C++
10 1 (0.58%) C
Qualifications
1 13 (7.60%) Degree
2 3 (1.75%) CCNP
2 3 (1.75%) CCNA
2 3 (1.75%) Cisco Certification
2 3 (1.75%) ITIL Certification
3 2 (1.17%) ISEB
3 2 (1.17%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
4 1 (0.58%) PMI Certification
4 1 (0.58%) MBA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 20 (11.70%) QA
2 15 (8.77%) Data Quality
3 7 (4.09%) SLA
System Software
1 10 (5.85%) vCloud
2 9 (5.26%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (0.58%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 10 (5.85%) Tivoli
2 6 (3.51%) Tivoli NetView
2 6 (3.51%) MOM
2 6 (3.51%) OMEGAMON
2 6 (3.51%) Unicenter
2 6 (3.51%) HP SiteScope
3 4 (2.34%) Control-M
4 2 (1.17%) NetBackup
4 2 (1.17%) BMC PATROL
4 2 (1.17%) Tivoli Storage Manager
5 1 (0.58%) SCOM
Vendors
1 83 (48.54%) Oracle
2 36 (21.05%) IBM
2 36 (21.05%) Cognos
2 36 (21.05%) HP
3 35 (20.47%) Business Objects
4 17 (9.94%) InterSystems
5 15 (8.77%) Siebel
6 14 (8.19%) BMC
6 14 (8.19%) Huawei
7 12 (7.02%) Trillium
8 10 (5.85%) SAP
9 9 (5.26%) VMware
10 8 (4.68%) Microsoft
11 7 (4.09%) Unisys
11 7 (4.09%) Cisco
12 6 (3.51%) Sun
13 5 (2.92%) Netezza
13 5 (2.92%) Ab Initio
14 3 (1.75%) Citrix
14 3 (1.75%) CA
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