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 26 November 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
26 Nov 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Mainframes
Rank 372 394 387
Rank change year-on-year
+22 -7
Permanent jobs citing Mainframe 70 38 67
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 0.32% 0.17% 0.29%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 0.92% 0.48% 0.80%
Number of salaries quoted 47 29 49
Average salary £60,000 £60,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +41.17%
90% offered a salary of more than £42,300 £36,125 £28,500
10% offered a salary of more than £78,000 £87,500 £56,000
UK excluding London average salary £51,000 £47,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+7.36% +11.76%
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
7615 7964 8417
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 35.07% 36.12% 36.41%
Number of salaries quoted 5844 6340 7160
Average salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,000 £26,000 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £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 26 November 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 26 November 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 +32 23 £57,500 -28.12% 1
West Sussex +21 18 £60,000 -12.08%
Buckinghamshire +6 14 £42,000 -
Kent +3 9 £65,000 -13.33% 1
Surrey -4 2 £60,000 -20.00%
Hampshire -16 1 - -
Mainframe
England

Mainframe
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 26 November 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.

1 103 (62.80%) UNIX
2 71 (43.29%) Oracle
3 51 (31.10%) Finance
4 48 (29.27%) Business Intelligence
5 47 (28.66%) HP
5 47 (28.66%) Cognos
6 46 (28.05%) SQL
6 46 (28.05%) DB2
6 46 (28.05%) Business Objects
7 45 (27.44%) ETL
8 44 (26.83%) Data Warehouse
8 44 (26.83%) SQL Server
9 43 (26.22%) Windows
10 42 (25.61%) SQL Server Reporting Services
10 42 (25.61%) SQL Server Integration Services
11 40 (24.39%) Test Strategy
12 39 (23.78%) Oracle Exadata
12 39 (23.78%) Test Management
12 39 (23.78%) DataStage
13 38 (23.17%) QuickTest Pro
13 38 (23.17%) SQLPlus
13 38 (23.17%) Toad
13 38 (23.17%) PL/SQL
13 38 (23.17%) Validation
13 38 (23.17%) Data Validation
13 38 (23.17%) Oracle ODI
14 35 (21.34%) Linux
15 33 (20.12%) Migration
16 32 (19.51%) Banking
16 32 (19.51%) RDBMS

Mainframe
Top Related IT Skills in the South East by Category

For the 6 months to 26 November 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 (6.10%) SAS
2 8 (4.88%) OpenStack
3 5 (3.05%) BizTalk Server
3 5 (3.05%) IIS
4 3 (1.83%) CICS
4 3 (1.83%) Mule
5 2 (1.22%) Oracle Workflow
5 2 (1.22%) Apache
6 1 (0.61%) MQSeries
6 1 (0.61%) SharePoint
6 1 (0.61%) SharePoint 2010
Applications
1 10 (6.10%) MS Excel
2 8 (4.88%) SPSS
3 4 (2.44%) MS PowerPoint
4 1 (0.61%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 1 (0.61%) ProductWriter
Communications & Networking
1 18 (10.98%) LAN
2 14 (8.54%) Broadband
3 13 (7.93%) IPv6
3 13 (7.93%) SAN
3 13 (7.93%) Network Security
3 13 (7.93%) NAS
4 5 (3.05%) TCP/IP
4 5 (3.05%) VPN
4 5 (3.05%) DNS
4 5 (3.05%) WAN
5 3 (1.83%) DHCP
5 3 (1.83%) Ethernet
5 3 (1.83%) FTP
5 3 (1.83%) HTTP
5 3 (1.83%) IPX
5 3 (1.83%) PPP
5 3 (1.83%) SNMP
5 3 (1.83%) SSL
5 3 (1.83%) ISDN
5 3 (1.83%) LDAP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 46 (28.05%) DB2
2 44 (26.83%) Data Warehouse
2 44 (26.83%) SQL Server
3 42 (25.61%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 42 (25.61%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 39 (23.78%) Oracle Exadata
4 39 (23.78%) DataStage
5 38 (23.17%) Oracle ODI
5 38 (23.17%) SQLPlus
6 32 (19.51%) RDBMS
6 32 (19.51%) Relational Database
7 6 (3.66%) Oracle Database
8 5 (3.05%) Oracle9i Database
9 4 (2.44%) SQL Server 2008
10 3 (1.83%) SQL Server Analysis Services
11 1 (0.61%) Oracle Database 11g
11 1 (0.61%) SQL Server 2005
11 1 (0.61%) Adabas
11 1 (0.61%) Easytrieve
Development Applications
1 38 (23.17%) Toad
1 38 (23.17%) QuickTest Pro
2 4 (2.44%) ERwin
3 2 (1.22%) Subversion
3 2 (1.22%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
General
1 51 (31.10%) Finance
2 32 (19.51%) Banking
3 24 (14.63%) Advertising
4 22 (13.41%) Telecoms
5 13 (7.93%) Marketing
6 10 (6.10%) Retail
7 5 (3.05%) General Ledger
8 4 (2.44%) Retail Banking
8 4 (2.44%) Investment Banking
9 2 (1.22%) Manufacturing
10 1 (0.61%) Publishing
10 1 (0.61%) Billing
10 1 (0.61%) Spanish Language
Job Titles
1 39 (23.78%) Test Manager
2 29 (17.68%) Consultant
3 16 (9.76%) Administrator
4 15 (9.15%) Architect
5 13 (7.93%) Business Consultant
5 13 (7.93%) Cloud Consultant
6 11 (6.71%) UNIX Administrator
7 10 (6.10%) Linux Administrator
8 9 (5.49%) Portfolio Manager
8 9 (5.49%) Analyst
8 9 (5.49%) Technical Architect
9 7 (4.27%) Developer
10 6 (3.66%) Project Manager
11 5 (3.05%) Programme Manager
11 5 (3.05%) Systems Engineer
11 5 (3.05%) Solutions Architect
11 5 (3.05%) Operations Manager
11 5 (3.05%) Infrastructure Manager
11 5 (3.05%) Infrastructure Operations Manager
12 4 (2.44%) Programme Test Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 13 (7.93%) Web Services
2 8 (4.88%) J2EE
3 7 (4.27%) .NET
4 5 (3.05%) HTML
4 5 (3.05%) Middleware
5 4 (2.44%) XML
5 4 (2.44%) CSS
6 3 (1.83%) SOAP
6 3 (1.83%) ASP.NET
6 3 (1.83%) REST
6 3 (1.83%) JMS
7 2 (1.22%) ASP.NET Web Forms
7 2 (1.22%) .NET Framework
7 2 (1.22%) XSLT
7 2 (1.22%) JSON
7 2 (1.22%) WCF
7 2 (1.22%) LINQ
7 2 (1.22%) jQuery
7 2 (1.22%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
8 1 (0.61%) XML Messaging
Miscellaneous
1 19 (11.59%) Analytical Skills
2 16 (9.76%) Client/Server
3 13 (7.93%) User Experience
4 11 (6.71%) Clustering
5 6 (3.66%) IBM Mainframe
6 5 (3.05%) Replication
6 5 (3.05%) Enterprise Software
7 4 (2.44%) Social Media
7 4 (2.44%) Mobile App
7 4 (2.44%) CMDB
8 3 (1.83%) Fat Client
8 3 (1.83%) PKI
8 3 (1.83%) Thin Client
9 2 (1.22%) AS400
9 2 (1.22%) Tandem
9 2 (1.22%) Data Integration
10 1 (0.61%) DataPower
10 1 (0.61%) Computer Science
10 1 (0.61%) Management Information System
10 1 (0.61%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
Operating Systems
1 103 (62.80%) UNIX
2 43 (26.22%) Windows
3 35 (21.34%) Linux
4 8 (4.88%) Solaris
5 5 (3.05%) Windows 2000
5 5 (3.05%) Windows NT
5 5 (3.05%) zOS
5 5 (3.05%) Windows Server 2003
5 5 (3.05%) Windows Server 2008
5 5 (3.05%) Windows 2000 Server
5 5 (3.05%) Windows Server 2012
6 4 (2.44%) AIX
7 1 (0.61%) MVS
Processes & Methodologies
1 48 (29.27%) Business Intelligence
2 45 (27.44%) ETL
3 40 (24.39%) Test Strategy
4 39 (23.78%) Test Management
5 38 (23.17%) Data Validation
5 38 (23.17%) Validation
6 33 (20.12%) Migration
7 29 (17.68%) Project Management
8 27 (16.46%) Data Migration
8 27 (16.46%) Performance Analysis
9 23 (14.02%) Software Testing
10 16 (9.76%) CRM
10 16 (9.76%) ITIL
11 14 (8.54%) Analytics
12 13 (7.93%) Disaster Recovery
13 12 (7.32%) Business Development
13 12 (7.32%) Strategic Planning
13 12 (7.32%) Marketing Strategy
14 11 (6.71%) Change Management
14 11 (6.71%) Agile Software Development
Programming Languages
1 46 (28.05%) SQL
2 38 (23.17%) PL/SQL
3 27 (16.46%) JavaScript
4 23 (14.02%) Java
5 14 (8.54%) R
6 7 (4.27%) JCL
7 6 (3.66%) COBOL
8 5 (3.05%) C#
9 4 (2.44%) T-SQL
9 4 (2.44%) VBA
9 4 (2.44%) Shell Script
10 3 (1.83%) VB.NET
11 1 (0.61%) C
11 1 (0.61%) NATURAL
11 1 (0.61%) REXX
11 1 (0.61%) PL/1
Qualifications
1 13 (7.93%) Degree
2 5 (3.05%) Microsoft Certification
2 5 (3.05%) MCSE
3 3 (1.83%) CCNP
3 3 (1.83%) CCNA
3 3 (1.83%) ITIL Certification
3 3 (1.83%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
3 3 (1.83%) Cisco Certification
4 2 (1.22%) ISEB
5 1 (0.61%) ISTQB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 24 (14.63%) QA
2 14 (8.54%) SLA
3 4 (2.44%) Data Quality
System Software
1 14 (8.54%) VMware Infrastructure
2 8 (4.88%) vCloud
3 6 (3.66%) Active Directory
4 5 (3.05%) Terminal Services
4 5 (3.05%) ISA Server
4 5 (3.05%) VMware ESX
4 5 (3.05%) Microsoft Virtual Server
Systems Management
1 6 (3.66%) Unicenter
1 6 (3.66%) Tivoli NetView
1 6 (3.66%) MOM
1 6 (3.66%) OMEGAMON
1 6 (3.66%) HP SiteScope
2 5 (3.05%) BladeLogic
3 4 (2.44%) Control-M
4 3 (1.83%) SCOM
4 3 (1.83%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
5 2 (1.22%) BMC PATROL
5 2 (1.22%) Tivoli Storage Manager
5 2 (1.22%) HP Quality Center
5 2 (1.22%) NetBackup
Vendors
1 71 (43.29%) Oracle
2 47 (28.66%) Cognos
2 47 (28.66%) HP
3 46 (28.05%) Business Objects
4 23 (14.02%) InterSystems
5 22 (13.41%) IBM
6 15 (9.15%) Microsoft
7 14 (8.54%) SAP
7 14 (8.54%) VMware
8 13 (7.93%) BMC
9 12 (7.32%) Huawei
10 8 (4.88%) Citrix
10 8 (4.88%) Sun
11 7 (4.27%) Unisys
12 6 (3.66%) Intel
12 6 (3.66%) Ab Initio
13 5 (3.05%) Netezza
14 4 (2.44%) Remedy
14 4 (2.44%) Cisco
14 4 (2.44%) Siebel
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