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 24 December 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
24 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Mainframes
Rank 380 390 368
Rank change year-on-year
+10 -22
Permanent jobs citing Mainframe 58 37 78
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 0.27% 0.17% 0.34%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 0.76% 0.48% 0.92%
Number of salaries quoted 35 28 59
Average salary £62,500 £60,000 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+4.16% +33.33%
90% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £37,000 £28,500
10% offered a salary of more than £82,500 £81,500 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £50,000 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+11.11% +5.88%
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
7583 7713 8447
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 35.20% 36.42% 36.71%
Number of salaries quoted 5858 6073 7241
Average salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £26,000 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £64,500 £60,000 £62,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%

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 24 December 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 24 December 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
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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 +20 19 £62,500 -26.47% 3
Buckinghamshire +18 18 £42,000 -44.00% 1
West Sussex +7 10 £60,000 -12.08%
Kent -5 7 £75,000 -6.25%
Surrey -3 2 £60,000 +4.34%
Mainframe
England

Mainframe
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 24 December 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.

1 101 (68.71%) UNIX
2 57 (38.78%) Oracle
3 44 (29.93%) Cognos
3 44 (29.93%) Business Intelligence
4 43 (29.25%) Business Objects
4 43 (29.25%) Windows
4 43 (29.25%) Finance
5 39 (26.53%) HP
6 38 (25.85%) SQL
7 37 (25.17%) DB2
7 37 (25.17%) Linux
7 37 (25.17%) ETL
8 36 (24.49%) Data Warehouse
9 35 (23.81%) SQL Server
9 35 (23.81%) SQL Server Reporting Services
9 35 (23.81%) SQL Server Integration Services
9 35 (23.81%) Test Strategy
10 34 (23.13%) DataStage
10 34 (23.13%) Test Management
10 34 (23.13%) Oracle Exadata
11 33 (22.45%) PL/SQL
11 33 (22.45%) Toad
11 33 (22.45%) QuickTest Pro
11 33 (22.45%) SQLPlus
11 33 (22.45%) Validation
11 33 (22.45%) Data Validation
11 33 (22.45%) Oracle ODI
12 29 (19.73%) RDBMS
12 29 (19.73%) Project Management
12 29 (19.73%) Migration

Mainframe
Top Related IT Skills in the South East by Category

For the 6 months to 24 December 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 10 (6.80%) SAS
1 10 (6.80%) OpenStack
2 5 (3.40%) BizTalk Server
2 5 (3.40%) IIS
3 2 (1.36%) Apache
3 2 (1.36%) Oracle Workflow
3 2 (1.36%) CICS
4 1 (0.68%) SharePoint 2010
4 1 (0.68%) MQSeries
4 1 (0.68%) SharePoint
Applications
1 10 (6.80%) MS Excel
1 10 (6.80%) SPSS
2 4 (2.72%) MS PowerPoint
3 1 (0.68%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 1 (0.68%) ProductWriter
Communications & Networking
1 17 (11.56%) LAN
2 15 (10.20%) SAN
2 15 (10.20%) NAS
3 14 (9.52%) Broadband
4 12 (8.16%) IPv6
4 12 (8.16%) Network Security
5 7 (4.76%) TCP/IP
6 5 (3.40%) VPN
6 5 (3.40%) WAN
6 5 (3.40%) DNS
7 3 (2.04%) SSL
7 3 (2.04%) DMVPN
7 3 (2.04%) Multicast
7 3 (2.04%) MPLS
7 3 (2.04%) OSPF
7 3 (2.04%) BGP
7 3 (2.04%) EIGRP
7 3 (2.04%) TACACS
7 3 (2.04%) Wi-Fi
7 3 (2.04%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 37 (25.17%) DB2
2 36 (24.49%) Data Warehouse
3 35 (23.81%) SQL Server
3 35 (23.81%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 35 (23.81%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 34 (23.13%) Oracle Exadata
4 34 (23.13%) DataStage
5 33 (22.45%) SQLPlus
5 33 (22.45%) Oracle ODI
6 29 (19.73%) Relational Database
6 29 (19.73%) RDBMS
7 2 (1.36%) Oracle9i Database
7 2 (1.36%) Oracle Database
8 1 (0.68%) SQL Server Analysis Services
8 1 (0.68%) SQL Server 2008
8 1 (0.68%) Easytrieve
Development Applications
1 33 (22.45%) Toad
1 33 (22.45%) QuickTest Pro
2 1 (0.68%) Subversion
General
1 43 (29.25%) Finance
2 29 (19.73%) Banking
3 21 (14.29%) Advertising
4 18 (12.24%) Telecoms
5 14 (9.52%) Marketing
6 10 (6.80%) Retail
7 5 (3.40%) General Ledger
8 4 (2.72%) Retail Banking
8 4 (2.72%) Investment Banking
9 2 (1.36%) Manufacturing
10 1 (0.68%) Legal
10 1 (0.68%) Billing
10 1 (0.68%) Publishing
10 1 (0.68%) Spanish Language
Job Titles
1 34 (23.13%) Test Manager
2 28 (19.05%) Consultant
3 18 (12.24%) Administrator
4 16 (10.88%) Architect
5 13 (8.84%) UNIX Administrator
6 12 (8.16%) Business Consultant
6 12 (8.16%) Cloud Consultant
7 11 (7.48%) Technical Architect
8 10 (6.80%) Linux Administrator
9 9 (6.12%) Portfolio Manager
10 7 (4.76%) Systems Engineer
11 6 (4.08%) Project Manager
12 5 (3.40%) Developer
12 5 (3.40%) Analyst
12 5 (3.40%) Solutions Architect
12 5 (3.40%) Infrastructure Manager
12 5 (3.40%) Operations Manager
12 5 (3.40%) Infrastructure Operations Manager
13 4 (2.72%) Data Centre Operator
13 4 (2.72%) Systems Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10 (6.80%) J2EE
1 10 (6.80%) Web Services
2 5 (3.40%) Middleware
3 4 (2.72%) HTML
4 3 (2.04%) .NET
4 3 (2.04%) XML
4 3 (2.04%) CSS
5 2 (1.36%) ASP.NET
6 1 (0.68%) COM
6 1 (0.68%) XSLT
6 1 (0.68%) XML Messaging
6 1 (0.68%) .NET Framework
6 1 (0.68%) JSON
6 1 (0.68%) WCF
6 1 (0.68%) LINQ
6 1 (0.68%) jQuery
6 1 (0.68%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
6 1 (0.68%) ASP.NET Web Forms
Miscellaneous
1 15 (10.20%) Client/Server
2 14 (9.52%) Analytical Skills
3 13 (8.84%) Clustering
4 12 (8.16%) User Experience
5 4 (2.72%) Social Media
5 4 (2.72%) Mobile App
5 4 (2.72%) CMDB
5 4 (2.72%) IBM Mainframe
6 3 (2.04%) Enterprise Software
6 3 (2.04%) PKI
6 3 (2.04%) Computer Science
7 2 (1.36%) Tandem
7 2 (1.36%) Management Information System
7 2 (1.36%) Replication
7 2 (1.36%) Data Integration
8 1 (0.68%) DataPower
8 1 (0.68%) Fat Client
8 1 (0.68%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
8 1 (0.68%) Thin Client
Operating Systems
1 101 (68.71%) UNIX
2 43 (29.25%) Windows
3 37 (25.17%) Linux
4 10 (6.80%) Solaris
5 6 (4.08%) zOS
6 5 (3.40%) Windows 2000
6 5 (3.40%) Windows NT
6 5 (3.40%) Windows Server 2003
6 5 (3.40%) Windows Server 2008
6 5 (3.40%) Windows 2000 Server
6 5 (3.40%) Windows Server 2012
7 4 (2.72%) AIX
8 1 (0.68%) MVS
Processes & Methodologies
1 44 (29.93%) Business Intelligence
2 37 (25.17%) ETL
3 35 (23.81%) Test Strategy
4 34 (23.13%) Test Management
5 33 (22.45%) Data Validation
5 33 (22.45%) Validation
6 29 (19.73%) Migration
6 29 (19.73%) Project Management
6 29 (19.73%) Performance Analysis
7 23 (15.65%) Data Migration
8 20 (13.61%) Software Testing
9 15 (10.20%) Disaster Recovery
10 13 (8.84%) TOGAF
10 13 (8.84%) ITIL
10 13 (8.84%) Change Management
10 13 (8.84%) Analytics
11 12 (8.16%) Marketing Strategy
11 12 (8.16%) Strategic Planning
11 12 (8.16%) Business Development
11 12 (8.16%) CRM
Programming Languages
1 38 (25.85%) SQL
2 33 (22.45%) PL/SQL
3 26 (17.69%) JavaScript
4 19 (12.93%) Java
5 13 (8.84%) R
6 8 (5.44%) JCL
7 6 (4.08%) Shell Script
8 4 (2.72%) VBA
8 4 (2.72%) COBOL
9 2 (1.36%) C#
9 2 (1.36%) VB.NET
10 1 (0.68%) REXX
10 1 (0.68%) PL/1
10 1 (0.68%) C
10 1 (0.68%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 11 (7.48%) Degree
2 5 (3.40%) Microsoft Certification
2 5 (3.40%) MCSE
3 3 (2.04%) CCNP
3 3 (2.04%) CCNA
3 3 (2.04%) ITIL Certification
3 3 (2.04%) Cisco Certification
3 3 (2.04%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
4 2 (1.36%) Security Cleared
4 2 (1.36%) ISEB
5 1 (0.68%) ISTQB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 24 (16.33%) QA
2 16 (10.88%) SLA
System Software
1 16 (10.88%) VMware Infrastructure
2 10 (6.80%) vCloud
3 6 (4.08%) Active Directory
4 5 (3.40%) Terminal Services
4 5 (3.40%) ISA Server
4 5 (3.40%) VMware ESX
4 5 (3.40%) Microsoft Virtual Server
Systems Management
1 7 (4.76%) Tivoli NetView
2 6 (4.08%) MOM
2 6 (4.08%) Unicenter
2 6 (4.08%) OMEGAMON
2 6 (4.08%) HP SiteScope
3 5 (3.40%) BladeLogic
4 4 (2.72%) Control-M
5 3 (2.04%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
5 3 (2.04%) SCOM
6 2 (1.36%) HP Quality Center
6 2 (1.36%) BMC PATROL
6 2 (1.36%) Tivoli Storage Manager
6 2 (1.36%) NetBackup
Vendors
1 57 (38.78%) Oracle
2 44 (29.93%) Cognos
3 43 (29.25%) Business Objects
4 39 (26.53%) HP
5 23 (15.65%) InterSystems
6 17 (11.56%) IBM
7 16 (10.88%) VMware
8 15 (10.20%) Microsoft
9 12 (8.16%) Huawei
10 11 (7.48%) SAP
11 10 (6.80%) BMC
12 8 (5.44%) Citrix
12 8 (5.44%) Sun
13 7 (4.76%) Unisys
14 6 (4.08%) Intel
15 4 (2.72%) Remedy
16 3 (2.04%) Ab Initio
16 3 (2.04%) Cisco
17 2 (1.36%) CA
17 2 (1.36%) webMethods
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