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 6 December 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
6 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Mainframes
Rank 361 397 401
Rank change year-on-year
+36 +4
Permanent jobs citing Mainframe 52 79 66
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 0.31% 0.37% 0.30%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 0.82% 0.91% 0.78%
Number of salaries quoted 49 49 43
Median salary £52,500 £52,500 £60,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
- -12.50%
90% offered a salary of more than £49,500 £40,000 £42,100
10% offered a salary of more than £66,000 £57,500 £81,000
UK excluding London median salary £52,500 £45,000 £50,500
% change year-on-year
+16.66% -10.89%
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
6338 8656 8425
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 38.30% 40.22% 38.49%
Number of salaries quoted 5166 7139 6546
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 £26,000
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%

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 6 December 2016.

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 6 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 +66 27 £52,500 - 2
West Sussex +8 9 £61,500 +17.14% 1
Surrey +16 6 £52,500 +31.25% 1
East Sussex +10 4 £80,000 +88.23%
Hampshire 0 3 £47,138 -12.70% 1
Buckinghamshire +7 2 - -
Middlesex - 1 £80,000 -
Mainframe
England

Mainframe
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 6 December 2016, 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 68 (60.18%) DB2
2 66 (58.41%) IBM
3 57 (50.44%) COBOL
4 41 (36.28%) Java
5 38 (33.63%) JCL
6 35 (30.97%) Finance
7 34 (30.09%) Unix
8 33 (29.20%) CICS
9 28 (24.78%) Enterprise Software
10 27 (23.89%) SQL
10 27 (23.89%) Oracle
11 24 (21.24%) IBM Mainframe
12 23 (20.35%) Data Centre
12 23 (20.35%) UML
13 20 (17.70%) Migration
13 20 (17.70%) Data Analysis
14 19 (16.81%) Linux
14 19 (16.81%) Windows
14 19 (16.81%) MVS
15 18 (15.93%) ITIL
15 18 (15.93%) Spring
16 16 (14.16%) SCCM
16 16 (14.16%) C
16 16 (14.16%) JSP
16 16 (14.16%) JavaScript
16 16 (14.16%) HTML
17 15 (13.27%) VMware
17 15 (13.27%) Retail
17 15 (13.27%) Degree
18 14 (12.39%) TOGAF

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 33 (29.20%) CICS
2 9 (7.96%) SAS
3 7 (6.19%) WebSphere
4 4 (3.54%) Oracle SOA Suite
4 4 (3.54%) PegaRULES
4 4 (3.54%) WebSphere Application Server
5 3 (2.65%) BizTalk Server
5 3 (2.65%) SharePoint
6 2 (1.77%) Adobe Experience Manager
6 2 (1.77%) IIS
6 2 (1.77%) MQSeries
Applications
1 5 (4.42%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 7 (6.19%) SaaS
2 3 (2.65%) Amazon AWS
3 2 (1.77%) IaaS
3 2 (1.77%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 14 (12.39%) SAN
2 11 (9.73%) LAN
2 11 (9.73%) WAN
3 9 (7.96%) MPLS
3 9 (7.96%) VPN
4 8 (7.08%) NAS
5 3 (2.65%) ATM
6 1 (0.88%) Firewall
6 1 (0.88%) Network Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 68 (60.18%) DB2
2 9 (7.96%) Data Warehouse
3 5 (4.42%) SAS EBI
4 4 (3.54%) BusinessObjects
4 4 (3.54%) Easytrieve
4 4 (3.54%) Relational Database
4 4 (3.54%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 4 (3.54%) XPEDITER
2 3 (2.65%) JIRA
General
1 35 (30.97%) Finance
2 15 (13.27%) Retail
3 10 (8.85%) Telecoms
4 9 (7.96%) Back Office
5 5 (4.42%) Banking
6 3 (2.65%) Financial Institution
7 1 (0.88%) Legal
7 1 (0.88%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 26 (23.01%) Analyst
1 26 (23.01%) COBOL Analyst
2 22 (19.47%) Developer
3 20 (17.70%) Architect
3 20 (17.70%) Java Developer
4 18 (15.93%) Analyst Programmer
4 18 (15.93%) COBOL Analyst Programmer
4 18 (15.93%) COBOL Programmer
4 18 (15.93%) DB2 Programmer
4 18 (15.93%) Programmer
5 16 (14.16%) CICS Analyst
6 14 (12.39%) CICS Programmer
7 12 (10.62%) COBOL Developer
7 12 (10.62%) DB2 Developer
7 12 (10.62%) Project Manager
8 10 (8.85%) Infrastructure Manager
8 10 (8.85%) Mainframe Developer
8 10 (8.85%) Solutions Architect
9 9 (7.96%) Network Manager
9 9 (7.96%) Team Leader
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 18 (15.93%) Spring
2 16 (14.16%) HTML
2 16 (14.16%) JSP
3 4 (3.54%) Java EE
3 4 (3.54%) XML
4 2 (1.77%) Hibernate
4 2 (1.77%) J2EE
4 2 (1.77%) Middleware
5 1 (0.88%) RESTful
5 1 (0.88%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 28 (24.78%) Enterprise Software
2 24 (21.24%) IBM Mainframe
3 23 (20.35%) Data Centre
4 12 (10.62%) Computer Science
5 9 (7.96%) iSeries
6 6 (5.31%) Analytical Skills
6 6 (5.31%) User Experience
7 5 (4.42%) Management Information System
7 5 (4.42%) Mathematics
8 4 (3.54%) Clustering
8 4 (3.54%) Private Cloud
8 4 (3.54%) Replication
8 4 (3.54%) VSAM
9 3 (2.65%) Mobile App
9 3 (2.65%) Reinsurance
10 2 (1.77%) AS400
10 2 (1.77%) DataPower
11 1 (0.88%) Online Gambling
Operating Systems
1 34 (30.09%) Unix
2 19 (16.81%) Linux
2 19 (16.81%) MVS
2 19 (16.81%) Windows
3 11 (9.73%) Windows Server
4 9 (7.96%) Windows Server 2008
4 9 (7.96%) Windows Server 2012
4 9 (7.96%) zOS
5 4 (3.54%) Solaris
6 3 (2.65%) AIX
7 2 (1.77%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 1 (0.88%) HPUX
Processes & Methodologies
1 23 (20.35%) UML
2 20 (17.70%) Data Analysis
2 20 (17.70%) Migration
3 18 (15.93%) ITIL
4 14 (12.39%) TOGAF
5 11 (9.73%) Agile Software Development
5 11 (9.73%) Stakeholder Engagement
6 10 (8.85%) Mentoring
6 10 (8.85%) Project Planning
6 10 (8.85%) SOA
7 9 (7.96%) Planning and Forecasting
7 9 (7.96%) PRINCE2
7 9 (7.96%) Project Management
7 9 (7.96%) Regulatory Compliance
7 9 (7.96%) Service Management
7 9 (7.96%) Stakeholder Management
8 8 (7.08%) ETL
8 8 (7.08%) Software Engineering
9 7 (6.19%) Business Analysis
9 7 (6.19%) Release Management
Programming Languages
1 57 (50.44%) COBOL
2 41 (36.28%) Java
3 38 (33.63%) JCL
4 27 (23.89%) SQL
5 16 (14.16%) C
5 16 (14.16%) JavaScript
6 4 (3.54%) REXX
7 2 (1.77%) Assembly Language
Qualifications
1 15 (13.27%) Degree
2 5 (4.42%) SAS Certification
3 3 (2.65%) PhD
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 9 (7.96%) PMBOK
2 5 (4.42%) QA
System Software
1 14 (12.39%) VMware Infrastructure
2 9 (7.96%) XenApp
2 9 (7.96%) XenDesktop
3 5 (4.42%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 16 (14.16%) SCCM
2 13 (11.50%) Tivoli
3 2 (1.77%) Control-M
Vendors
1 66 (58.41%) IBM
2 27 (23.89%) Oracle
3 15 (13.27%) VMware
4 13 (11.50%) Citrix
5 9 (7.96%) Ab Initio
5 9 (7.96%) Cisco
6 5 (4.42%) Cognos
6 5 (4.42%) Salesforce.com
6 5 (4.42%) Software AG
6 5 (4.42%) webMethods
7 4 (3.54%) Pega
7 4 (3.54%) Syncsort
8 3 (2.65%) Microsoft
9 2 (1.77%) Red Hat
10 1 (0.88%) EMC
10 1 (0.88%) Hitachi
10 1 (0.88%) HP
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