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 salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Mainframe over the 3 months to 19 January 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
19 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Mainframes
England / South East
Rank 345 368 399
Rank change year-on-year
+23 +31
Permanent jobs citing Mainframe 44 82 61
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 0.30% 0.42% 0.30%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 0.80% 1.01% 0.77%
Number of salaries quoted 42 39 38
Median salary £52,500 £52,500 £61,250
Median salary % change year-on-year
- -14.28%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,750 £24,000 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £60,000 £84,750
UK excluding London median salary £52,500 £43,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year
+22.09% -14.00%

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
5508 8121 7967
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 36.95% 41.51% 38.82%
Number of salaries quoted 4465 6778 6368
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 £26,946 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £65,000 £65,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +6.25%

Mainframe
Jobs Demand Trend in the South East

The demand trend of job ads across the South East region citing Mainframe as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in 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 January 2017.

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 median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Mainframe within the South East region over the 3 months to 19 January 2017. 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 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 +71 30 £52,500 +1.44%
West Sussex -14 6 £38,750 -32.60%
Surrey +31 3 £52,500 +31.25% 1
Hampshire +20 3 £47,138 +10.91% 1
East Sussex -9 1 - -
Middlesex - 1 £80,000 -
Mainframe
England

Mainframe
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 19 January 2017, 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 South East region with a requirement for Mainframe.

1 59 (69.41%) DB2
2 52 (61.18%) COBOL
3 51 (60.00%) IBM
4 35 (41.18%) Java
5 34 (40.00%) JCL
6 29 (34.12%) CICS
6 29 (34.12%) SQL
7 24 (28.24%) Data Analysis
7 24 (28.24%) Migration
8 23 (27.06%) UML
9 22 (25.88%) Enterprise Software
10 20 (23.53%) Unix
11 18 (21.18%) Spring
11 18 (21.18%) Finance
12 17 (20.00%) Tivoli
12 17 (20.00%) Oracle
13 16 (18.82%) JSP
13 16 (18.82%) HTML
13 16 (18.82%) JavaScript
14 12 (14.12%) SCCM
15 11 (12.94%) IBM Mainframe
15 11 (12.94%) VMware
15 11 (12.94%) C
15 11 (12.94%) Windows
15 11 (12.94%) zOS
15 11 (12.94%) MVS
16 10 (11.76%) Retail
16 10 (11.76%) VMware Infrastructure
16 10 (11.76%) Data Centre
17 9 (10.59%) Stakeholder Engagement

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 29 (34.12%) CICS
2 7 (8.24%) WebSphere
3 5 (5.88%) SAS
4 4 (4.71%) Oracle SOA Suite
4 4 (4.71%) WebSphere Application Server
5 3 (3.53%) BizTalk Server
5 3 (3.53%) SharePoint
6 2 (2.35%) IIS
7 1 (1.18%) Adobe Experience Manager
Applications
1 4 (4.71%) MS Excel
2 1 (1.18%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 2 (2.35%) Amazon AWS
1 2 (2.35%) IaaS
1 2 (2.35%) SaaS
2 1 (1.18%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 9 (10.59%) SAN
2 7 (8.24%) LAN
2 7 (8.24%) MPLS
2 7 (8.24%) VPN
2 7 (8.24%) WAN
3 3 (3.53%) ATM
4 1 (1.18%) Firewall
4 1 (1.18%) Network Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 59 (69.41%) DB2
2 5 (5.88%) SQL Server
3 4 (4.71%) BusinessObjects
3 4 (4.71%) Data Warehouse
4 1 (1.18%) Big Data
4 1 (1.18%) Hadoop
4 1 (1.18%) SQL Server 2000
4 1 (1.18%) SQL Server 2005
4 1 (1.18%) SQL Server 2008
4 1 (1.18%) SQL Server 2012
4 1 (1.18%) SQL Server 2014
Development Applications
1 3 (3.53%) JIRA
General
1 18 (21.18%) Finance
2 10 (11.76%) Retail
3 9 (10.59%) Telecoms
4 7 (8.24%) Back Office
5 3 (3.53%) Financial Institution
6 2 (2.35%) Banking
7 1 (1.18%) French Language
7 1 (1.18%) German Language
7 1 (1.18%) Legal
7 1 (1.18%) Publishing
7 1 (1.18%) Spanish Language
Job Titles
1 30 (35.29%) Analyst
2 29 (34.12%) COBOL Analyst
3 21 (24.71%) Analyst Programmer
3 21 (24.71%) COBOL Analyst Programmer
3 21 (24.71%) COBOL Programmer
3 21 (24.71%) DB2 Programmer
3 21 (24.71%) Programmer
4 20 (23.53%) CICS Analyst
5 19 (22.35%) Developer
6 18 (21.18%) CICS Programmer
7 16 (18.82%) Java Developer
8 12 (14.12%) COBOL Developer
8 12 (14.12%) DB2 Developer
9 10 (11.76%) Architect
9 10 (11.76%) Project Manager
10 8 (9.41%) Designer
11 7 (8.24%) Infrastructure Project Manager
11 7 (8.24%) Mainframe Analyst
11 7 (8.24%) Network Infrastructure Manager
11 7 (8.24%) Network Infrastructure Project Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 18 (21.18%) Spring
2 16 (18.82%) HTML
2 16 (18.82%) JSP
3 4 (4.71%) Java EE
4 2 (2.35%) Hibernate
4 2 (2.35%) J2EE
5 1 (1.18%) .NET
5 1 (1.18%) RESTful
5 1 (1.18%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 22 (25.88%) Enterprise Software
2 11 (12.94%) IBM Mainframe
3 10 (11.76%) Data Centre
4 8 (9.41%) iSeries
5 5 (5.88%) User Experience
6 3 (3.53%) AS400
6 3 (3.53%) Mobile App
7 2 (2.35%) Analytical Skills
7 2 (2.35%) Clustering
7 2 (2.35%) Private Cloud
7 2 (2.35%) Replication
8 1 (1.18%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 20 (23.53%) Unix
2 11 (12.94%) MVS
2 11 (12.94%) Windows
2 11 (12.94%) zOS
3 9 (10.59%) Linux
3 9 (10.59%) Windows Server
4 7 (8.24%) Windows Server 2008
4 7 (8.24%) Windows Server 2012
5 3 (3.53%) Solaris
6 1 (1.18%) OS/390
Processes & Methodologies
1 24 (28.24%) Data Analysis
1 24 (28.24%) Migration
2 23 (27.06%) UML
3 9 (10.59%) ITIL
3 9 (10.59%) Stakeholder Engagement
4 8 (9.41%) Project Planning
5 7 (8.24%) Business Analysis
5 7 (8.24%) Planning and Forecasting
5 7 (8.24%) PRINCE2
5 7 (8.24%) Project Management
5 7 (8.24%) Regulatory Compliance
5 7 (8.24%) Service Management
6 6 (7.06%) TOGAF
7 5 (5.88%) SOA
8 4 (4.71%) Agile Software Development
8 4 (4.71%) Content Management
8 4 (4.71%) Enterprise Content Management
8 4 (4.71%) Logistics
8 4 (4.71%) OO
8 4 (4.71%) Stakeholder Management
Programming Languages
1 52 (61.18%) COBOL
2 35 (41.18%) Java
3 34 (40.00%) JCL
4 29 (34.12%) SQL
5 16 (18.82%) JavaScript
6 11 (12.94%) C
7 2 (2.35%) Assembly Language
7 2 (2.35%) C++
8 1 (1.18%) C#
8 1 (1.18%) MATLAB
8 1 (1.18%) PL/1
8 1 (1.18%) R
8 1 (1.18%) REXX
8 1 (1.18%) T-SQL
8 1 (1.18%) VB
Qualifications
1 1 (1.18%) Degree
1 1 (1.18%) HNC
1 1 (1.18%) HND
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (8.24%) PMBOK
System Software
1 10 (11.76%) VMware Infrastructure
2 7 (8.24%) XenApp
2 7 (8.24%) XenDesktop
3 5 (5.88%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 17 (20.00%) Tivoli
2 12 (14.12%) SCCM
Vendors
1 51 (60.00%) IBM
2 17 (20.00%) Oracle
3 11 (12.94%) VMware
4 9 (10.59%) Citrix
5 7 (8.24%) Cisco
6 4 (4.71%) Ab Initio
6 4 (4.71%) Microsoft
7 1 (1.18%) EMC
7 1 (1.18%) Hitachi
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