The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Mainframe in IT jobs advertised for the South West region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Mainframe over the 3 months to 27 July 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
27 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Mainframes
Rank 226 203 206
Rank change year-on-year
-23 +3
Permanent jobs citing Mainframe 11 49 32
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 0.20% 0.83% 0.53%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 0.55% 2.30% 1.47%
Number of salaries quoted 8 40 18
Median salary £35,000 £45,623 £51,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
-23.28% -11.41%
90% offered a salary of more than £21,264 £24,500 £42,500
10% offered a salary of more than £43,250 £52,815 £58,500
UK excluding London median salary £50,000 £46,377 £47,500
% change year-on-year
+7.81% -2.36%
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 West region.

Miscellaneous Category
South West
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Miscellaneous category
2017 2133 2184
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 37.29% 36.24% 35.99%
Number of salaries quoted 1650 1727 1755
Median salary £42,500 £38,500 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+10.38% +2.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,000 £24,500 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £60,000 £60,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -

Mainframe
Jobs Demand Trend in the South West

The demand trend of job ads across the South West region citing Mainframe as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in the Miscellaneous category.

Mainframe Jobs Demand Trend in the South West

Mainframe
Salary Trend in the South West

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Mainframe across the South West region.

Mainframe Salary Trend in the South West

Mainframe
Salary Histogram in the South West

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Mainframe across the South West region over the 3 months to 27 July 2016.

Mainframe Salary Histogram in the South West

Mainframe
Job Locations in the South West

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Mainframe within the South West region over the 3 months to 27 July 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
Gloucestershire -3 5 £35,000 -68.25%
Bristol - 3 £43,750 - 2
Devon +4 2 £21,264 -13.20%
Wiltshire -16 1 - -
Mainframe
England

Mainframe
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South West

For the 6 months to 27 July 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 West region with a requirement for Mainframe.

1 16 (51.61%) Finance
2 13 (41.94%) JCL
3 12 (38.71%) IBM
4 11 (35.48%) zOS
5 10 (32.26%) Banking
6 9 (29.03%) ISPF
6 9 (29.03%) Time Sharing Option
6 9 (29.03%) DB2
6 9 (29.03%) SAP
7 8 (25.81%) SQL
7 8 (25.81%) Linux
8 7 (22.58%) Web Services
8 7 (22.58%) Stakeholder Management
8 7 (22.58%) Technical Analysis
9 6 (19.35%) MS Excel
9 6 (19.35%) Microsoft
9 6 (19.35%) REXX
10 5 (16.13%) Citrix
10 5 (16.13%) Unix
10 5 (16.13%) COBOL
10 5 (16.13%) Line Management
10 5 (16.13%) PCI DSS
10 5 (16.13%) Performance Analysis
11 4 (12.90%) Time Management
11 4 (12.90%) Degree
11 4 (12.90%) IBM Mainframe
11 4 (12.90%) StreamWeaver
11 4 (12.90%) Unisys
11 4 (12.90%) Tivoli
11 4 (12.90%) Tivoli Monitoring

Mainframe
Top Related IT Skills in the South West 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 4 (12.90%) StreamWeaver
2 3 (9.68%) BizTalk Server
3 2 (6.45%) CICS
Applications
1 6 (19.35%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 1 (3.23%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 2 (6.45%) Firewall
1 2 (6.45%) Intrusion Detection
1 2 (6.45%) SMTP
2 1 (3.23%) NAS
2 1 (3.23%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (29.03%) DB2
2 3 (9.68%) SQL Server
3 1 (3.23%) GIS
3 1 (3.23%) Oracle Database
General
1 16 (51.61%) Finance
2 10 (32.26%) Banking
3 1 (3.23%) Legal
Job Titles
1 9 (29.03%) Infrastructure Specialist
2 5 (16.13%) DB2 DBA
2 5 (16.13%) DB2 Specialist
2 5 (16.13%) DBA
3 4 (12.90%) Developer
4 3 (9.68%) Analyst
4 3 (9.68%) Technical Specialist
5 2 (6.45%) Consultant
5 2 (6.45%) Mainframe Specialist
5 2 (6.45%) Security Analyst
5 2 (6.45%) Security Consultant
5 2 (6.45%) Senior Data Warehouse Specialist
5 2 (6.45%) Senior Technical Specialist
5 2 (6.45%) Senior Unix Technical Specialist
6 1 (3.23%) Administrator
6 1 (3.23%) Infrastructure Project Manager
6 1 (3.23%) IT Consultant
6 1 (3.23%) Support Engineer
6 1 (3.23%) Systems Engineer
6 1 (3.23%) Systems Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (29.03%) ISPF
2 7 (22.58%) Web Services
3 3 (9.68%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 4 (12.90%) IBM Mainframe
2 3 (9.68%) Contactless
2 3 (9.68%) Mathematics
3 2 (6.45%) Analytical Skills
3 2 (6.45%) AS400
3 2 (6.45%) Management Information System
4 1 (3.23%) Client/Server
4 1 (3.23%) Computer Science
4 1 (3.23%) Security Operations Centre
Operating Systems
1 11 (35.48%) zOS
2 8 (25.81%) Linux
3 5 (16.13%) Unix
4 2 (6.45%) Windows
5 1 (3.23%) OS/2
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (22.58%) Stakeholder Management
1 7 (22.58%) Technical Analysis
2 5 (16.13%) Line Management
2 5 (16.13%) Performance Analysis
3 4 (12.90%) Time Management
4 3 (9.68%) Information Security
4 3 (9.68%) ITIL
4 3 (9.68%) Mentoring
4 3 (9.68%) UML
5 2 (6.45%) Penetration Testing
5 2 (6.45%) Security Management
5 2 (6.45%) Threat Management
6 1 (3.23%) Change Control
6 1 (3.23%) Content Management
6 1 (3.23%) IT Audit
6 1 (3.23%) Project Governance
6 1 (3.23%) Security Operations
6 1 (3.23%) Stakeholder Analysis
6 1 (3.23%) Supplier Management
6 1 (3.23%) Vulnerability Management
Programming Languages
1 13 (41.94%) JCL
2 8 (25.81%) SQL
3 6 (19.35%) REXX
4 5 (16.13%) COBOL
5 3 (9.68%) C#
6 2 (6.45%) CLIST
Qualifications
1 4 (12.90%) Degree
2 3 (9.68%) CISSP
3 1 (3.23%) CISA
3 1 (3.23%) CISM
3 1 (3.23%) PhD
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (16.13%) PCI DSS
2 1 (3.23%) COBIT
2 1 (3.23%) ISO27002
2 1 (3.23%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 9 (29.03%) Time Sharing Option
2 3 (9.68%) Virtual Machines
3 2 (6.45%) RACF
Systems Management
1 4 (12.90%) Tivoli
1 4 (12.90%) Tivoli Monitoring
1 4 (12.90%) Tivoli NetView
2 1 (3.23%) RSA Archer
Vendors
1 12 (38.71%) IBM
2 9 (29.03%) SAP
3 6 (19.35%) Microsoft
4 5 (16.13%) Citrix
5 4 (12.90%) Unisys
6 2 (6.45%) VMware
7 1 (3.23%) Fujitsu
7 1 (3.23%) ICL
7 1 (3.23%) Oracle
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