The first 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 18 April 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all terms in our Miscellaneous category for the South East region.

Location
3 months to
18 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Mainframes
Rank 390 376 369
Rank change year-on-year
-14 -7
Permanent jobs citing Mainframe 61 62 72
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 0.25% 0.28% 0.29%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 0.83% 0.94% 1.03%
Number of salaries quoted 50 47 43
Average salary £46,250 £57,500 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-19.56% +35.29%
90% offered a salary of more than £36,750 £38,400 £37,500
10% offered a salary of more than £72,500 £65,100 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £45,000 £47,500
% change year-on-year
- -5.26%
Miscellaneous Category
South East
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Miscellaneous category
7340 6601 6995
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 30.53% 29.41% 28.55%
Number of salaries quoted 5723 5343 5982
Average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.25% -
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £26,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £60,900 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+5.26% -5.00%
Mainframe
England

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 18 April 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 18 April 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
(Click each for more statistics)
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
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Job
Vacancies
West Sussex +16 16 £72,500 +107.14% 1
Berkshire -3 14 £37,500 -28.57% 3
Hampshire +4 12 £42,500 -30.61% 3
Kent -19 9 £71,500 +50.52%
Surrey -5 3 £65,000 +4.00%
Oxfordshire -11 3 £30,000 -44.18%
Buckinghamshire +1 2 £44,000 +54.38% 1
Mainframe
England

Mainframe
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 18 April 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 45 (41.67%) Oracle
2 41 (37.96%) IBM
3 30 (27.78%) Finance
4 28 (25.93%) Project Management
4 28 (25.93%) Java
5 27 (25.00%) UNIX
6 23 (21.30%) Windows
7 22 (20.37%) COBOL
7 22 (20.37%) DB2
7 22 (20.37%) Service Management
8 20 (18.52%) IBM Mainframe
9 17 (15.74%) Test Scripting
9 17 (15.74%) Migration
9 17 (15.74%) SQL Server
9 17 (15.74%) .NET
9 17 (15.74%) SAP
10 16 (14.81%) SOA
11 15 (13.89%) Test Management
12 13 (12.04%) Fault Management
12 13 (12.04%) V-Model
12 13 (12.04%) Test Strategy
12 13 (12.04%) Logistics
12 13 (12.04%) ETL
12 13 (12.04%) XML
12 13 (12.04%) Enterprise Software
13 11 (10.19%) ITIL
13 11 (10.19%) ABAP
13 11 (10.19%) Oracle Reports
13 11 (10.19%) Manufacturing
13 11 (10.19%) Configuration Management

Mainframe
Top Related IT Skills in the South East by Category

For the 6 months to 18 April 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 (10.19%) CICS
2 7 (6.48%) FileNet
3 2 (1.85%) GlassFish
3 2 (1.85%) BizTalk Server
4 1 (0.93%) SAS
4 1 (0.93%) Apache
4 1 (0.93%) Tomcat
4 1 (0.93%) WebLogic
4 1 (0.93%) IIS
4 1 (0.93%) WebSphere
4 1 (0.93%) OpenStack
Applications
1 6 (5.56%) MS Excel
2 1 (0.93%) SPSS
2 1 (0.93%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 1 (0.93%) Oracle BPM
Cloud Services
1 1 (0.93%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 9 (8.33%) LAN
2 8 (7.41%) 3G
3 6 (5.56%) Network Security
3 6 (5.56%) IPv6
4 4 (3.70%) NAS
4 4 (3.70%) SAN
5 3 (2.78%) Firewall
5 3 (2.78%) WAN
6 2 (1.85%) VLAN
6 2 (1.85%) Broadband
6 2 (1.85%) FTP
6 2 (1.85%) TCP/IP
6 2 (1.85%) Internet
7 1 (0.93%) Fibre Channel
Database & Business Intelligence
1 22 (20.37%) DB2
2 17 (15.74%) SQL Server
3 11 (10.19%) Oracle Reports
4 8 (7.41%) Oracle ODI
5 5 (4.63%) BODI
5 5 (4.63%) SQL Server 2008
6 4 (3.70%) Oracle Database 11g
6 4 (3.70%) Oracle Database
7 3 (2.78%) Data Warehouse
7 3 (2.78%) SQL Server 2005
8 2 (1.85%) BusinessObjects XI
8 2 (1.85%) QlikView
8 2 (1.85%) SQL Server Integration Services
8 2 (1.85%) SQL Server Reporting Services
8 2 (1.85%) MySQL
8 2 (1.85%) Crystal Reports
8 2 (1.85%) BusinessObjects
8 2 (1.85%) MS Access
8 2 (1.85%) Relational Database
9 1 (0.93%) Adabas
Development Applications
1 4 (3.70%) Eclipse
1 4 (3.70%) ERwin
2 1 (0.93%) Ant
2 1 (0.93%) Maven
2 1 (0.93%) MSBuild
General
1 30 (27.78%) Finance
2 11 (10.19%) Manufacturing
3 7 (6.48%) Telecoms
4 6 (5.56%) Advertising
5 5 (4.63%) Marketing
6 4 (3.70%) General Ledger
7 3 (2.78%) Banking
8 2 (1.85%) Spanish Language
8 2 (1.85%) Retail
8 2 (1.85%) Corporate Banking
9 1 (0.93%) Financial Institution
9 1 (0.93%) Billing
Job Titles
1 28 (25.93%) Analyst
2 25 (23.15%) Architect
3 21 (19.44%) Test Analyst
4 11 (10.19%) Environment Manager
4 11 (10.19%) SAP Manager
5 10 (9.26%) Senior Analyst
6 9 (8.33%) Project Manager
6 9 (8.33%) Consultant
6 9 (8.33%) Senior Test Analyst
7 8 (7.41%) Solutions Architect
8 7 (6.48%) Tester
8 7 (6.48%) Enterprise Architect
9 6 (5.56%) Enterprise Applications Architect
9 6 (5.56%) Technical Manager
9 6 (5.56%) Applications Architect
9 6 (5.56%) Cloud Consultant
10 4 (3.70%) Business Data Analyst
10 4 (3.70%) Technical Services Manager
10 4 (3.70%) Siebel Business Analyst
10 4 (3.70%) Senior Tester
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 17 (15.74%) .NET
2 13 (12.04%) XML
3 10 (9.26%) Web Services
4 8 (7.41%) CGI
5 7 (6.48%) XSLT
6 6 (5.56%) HTML
7 5 (4.63%) JMX
7 5 (4.63%) JAXB
7 5 (4.63%) XML Schema
7 5 (4.63%) EJB
7 5 (4.63%) JSF
7 5 (4.63%) JAX-WS
8 4 (3.70%) JSON
8 4 (3.70%) ISPF
9 3 (2.78%) J2EE
10 2 (1.85%) WCF
10 2 (1.85%) MDX
10 2 (1.85%) .NET Framework
10 2 (1.85%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
10 2 (1.85%) SAP XI
Miscellaneous
1 20 (18.52%) IBM Mainframe
2 13 (12.04%) Enterprise Software
3 6 (5.56%) VSAM
3 6 (5.56%) Client/Server
4 5 (4.63%) Management Information System
5 3 (2.78%) Enterprise Storage
6 2 (1.85%) AS400
7 1 (0.93%) HACMP
7 1 (0.93%) Clustering
7 1 (0.93%) iSeries
7 1 (0.93%) CMDB
7 1 (0.93%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 27 (25.00%) UNIX
2 23 (21.30%) Windows
3 9 (8.33%) Solaris
4 7 (6.48%) zOS
4 7 (6.48%) Linux
5 3 (2.78%) Windows Server 2003
5 3 (2.78%) AIX
5 3 (2.78%) Windows Server 2008
6 2 (1.85%) HPUX
6 2 (1.85%) OpenVMS
6 2 (1.85%) Tru64
6 2 (1.85%) MVS
7 1 (0.93%) VMS
7 1 (0.93%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 28 (25.93%) Project Management
2 22 (20.37%) Service Management
3 17 (15.74%) Test Scripting
3 17 (15.74%) Migration
4 16 (14.81%) SOA
5 15 (13.89%) Test Management
6 13 (12.04%) Fault Management
6 13 (12.04%) V-Model
6 13 (12.04%) Test Strategy
6 13 (12.04%) Logistics
6 13 (12.04%) ETL
7 11 (10.19%) ITIL
7 11 (10.19%) Configuration Management
8 9 (8.33%) B2B
8 9 (8.33%) PRINCE2
8 9 (8.33%) Portfolio Management
9 8 (7.41%) Functional Testing
9 8 (7.41%) Content Management
9 8 (7.41%) UML
9 8 (7.41%) Change Management
Programming Languages
1 28 (25.93%) Java
2 22 (20.37%) COBOL
3 11 (10.19%) ABAP
4 6 (5.56%) JCL
5 4 (3.70%) REXX
5 4 (3.70%) PL/1
5 4 (3.70%) Assembly Language
6 3 (2.78%) SQL
7 2 (1.85%) T-SQL
7 2 (1.85%) VBA
7 2 (1.85%) C#
8 1 (0.93%) NATURAL
8 1 (0.93%) C++
8 1 (0.93%) C
Qualifications
1 10 (9.26%) Degree
2 2 (1.85%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
2 2 (1.85%) ISEB
2 2 (1.85%) ITIL Certification
2 2 (1.85%) MBA
3 1 (0.93%) SC Cleared
3 1 (0.93%) DV Cleared
3 1 (0.93%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (3.70%) Data Quality
2 3 (2.78%) PCI DSS
3 1 (0.93%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 2 (1.85%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (0.93%) vCloud
2 1 (0.93%) Veritas Cluster Server
Systems Management
1 8 (7.41%) Tivoli
2 5 (4.63%) CA Endevor
3 1 (0.93%) Cobbler
3 1 (0.93%) YUM
3 1 (0.93%) OpenSSO
3 1 (0.93%) Veritas Storage Foundation
Vendors
1 45 (41.67%) Oracle
2 41 (37.96%) IBM
3 17 (15.74%) SAP
4 8 (7.41%) Business Objects
5 6 (5.56%) Cognos
5 6 (5.56%) Sun
5 6 (5.56%) Microsoft
6 5 (4.63%) Informatica
6 5 (4.63%) Cisco
7 4 (3.70%) VMware
7 4 (3.70%) Trillium
7 4 (3.70%) Siebel
7 4 (3.70%) BT
8 3 (2.78%) Veritas
8 3 (2.78%) HP
8 3 (2.78%) Huawei
9 2 (1.85%) PlateSpin
9 2 (1.85%) Brocade
9 2 (1.85%) EMC
9 2 (1.85%) Cognizant
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