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 29 June 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
29 Jun 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Mainframes
Rank 224 217 218
Rank change year-on-year
-7 +1
Permanent jobs citing Mainframe 9 39 25
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 0.17% 0.65% 0.41%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 0.46% 1.84% 1.07%
Number of salaries quoted 6 26 13
Median salary £35,000 £43,000 £55,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-18.60% -21.81%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,994 £24,500 £42,500
10% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £52,000 £58,500
UK excluding London median salary £48,500 £47,500 £47,500
% change year-on-year
+2.10% -
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
1963 2115 2346
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 37.70% 34.98% 38.47%
Number of salaries quoted 1611 1651 1875
Median salary £42,500 £37,500 £38,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+13.33% -2.59%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,400 £24,550 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £60,000 £57,500
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 29 June 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 29 June 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 0 5 £35,000 -39.65%
Bristol - 2 £45,000 - 1
Wiltshire +3 1 - -
Devon -13 1 £26,988 +10.15%
Mainframe
England

Mainframe
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South West

For the 6 months to 29 June 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 19 (54.29%) Finance
2 18 (51.43%) IBM
3 14 (40.00%) JCL
3 14 (40.00%) Linux
4 12 (34.29%) zOS
5 11 (31.43%) Banking
6 10 (28.57%) ISPF
6 10 (28.57%) Time Sharing Option
6 10 (28.57%) DB2
6 10 (28.57%) SAP
7 9 (25.71%) Information Security
7 9 (25.71%) IBM Mainframe
8 8 (22.86%) PCI DSS
8 8 (22.86%) Intrusion Detection
8 8 (22.86%) Penetration Testing
8 8 (22.86%) Windows
8 8 (22.86%) Firewall
8 8 (22.86%) Security Management
8 8 (22.86%) Management Information System
8 8 (22.86%) AS400
8 8 (22.86%) Stakeholder Management
8 8 (22.86%) VMware
8 8 (22.86%) SQL
8 8 (22.86%) CISSP
9 7 (20.00%) Web Services
9 7 (20.00%) Technical Analysis
9 7 (20.00%) Line Management
10 6 (17.14%) Threat Management
10 6 (17.14%) MS Excel
10 6 (17.14%) Microsoft

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 (11.43%) StreamWeaver
2 3 (8.57%) BizTalk Server
3 1 (2.86%) CICS
Applications
1 6 (17.14%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 1 (2.86%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 8 (22.86%) Firewall
1 8 (22.86%) Intrusion Detection
2 1 (2.86%) NAS
2 1 (2.86%) SAN
2 1 (2.86%) SMTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (28.57%) DB2
2 3 (8.57%) SQL Server
3 1 (2.86%) GIS
3 1 (2.86%) Oracle Database
General
1 19 (54.29%) Finance
2 11 (31.43%) Banking
3 1 (2.86%) Legal
Job Titles
1 10 (28.57%) Infrastructure Specialist
2 9 (25.71%) Analyst
3 8 (22.86%) Security Analyst
4 6 (17.14%) Senior Analyst
4 6 (17.14%) Senior Security Analyst
5 5 (14.29%) DB2 DBA
5 5 (14.29%) DB2 Specialist
5 5 (14.29%) DBA
6 4 (11.43%) Developer
7 3 (8.57%) Technical Specialist
8 2 (5.71%) Consultant
8 2 (5.71%) Mainframe Specialist
8 2 (5.71%) Security Consultant
8 2 (5.71%) Senior Data Warehouse Specialist
8 2 (5.71%) Senior Technical Specialist
8 2 (5.71%) Senior Unix Technical Specialist
9 1 (2.86%) IT Analyst
9 1 (2.86%) Linux Systems Engineer
9 1 (2.86%) Mainframe Project Manager
9 1 (2.86%) Senior Information Security Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10 (28.57%) ISPF
2 7 (20.00%) Web Services
3 3 (8.57%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 9 (25.71%) IBM Mainframe
2 8 (22.86%) AS400
2 8 (22.86%) Management Information System
3 3 (8.57%) Contactless
4 1 (2.86%) Analytical Skills
4 1 (2.86%) Client/Server
4 1 (2.86%) Computer Science
4 1 (2.86%) Mathematics
4 1 (2.86%) Security Operations Centre
Operating Systems
1 14 (40.00%) Linux
2 12 (34.29%) zOS
3 8 (22.86%) Windows
4 5 (14.29%) Unix
5 1 (2.86%) OS/2
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (25.71%) Information Security
2 8 (22.86%) Penetration Testing
2 8 (22.86%) Security Management
2 8 (22.86%) Stakeholder Management
3 7 (20.00%) Line Management
3 7 (20.00%) Technical Analysis
4 6 (17.14%) Threat Management
5 5 (14.29%) Performance Analysis
6 4 (11.43%) Content Management
6 4 (11.43%) Technical Architecture
6 4 (11.43%) Time Management
6 4 (11.43%) Vulnerability Management
7 3 (8.57%) Mentoring
7 3 (8.57%) UML
8 2 (5.71%) Database Security
9 1 (2.86%) Change Control
9 1 (2.86%) Cybersecurity
9 1 (2.86%) Project Governance
9 1 (2.86%) Security Operations
9 1 (2.86%) Stakeholder Analysis
Programming Languages
1 14 (40.00%) JCL
2 8 (22.86%) SQL
3 5 (14.29%) COBOL
3 5 (14.29%) REXX
4 3 (8.57%) C#
5 1 (2.86%) CLIST
Qualifications
1 8 (22.86%) CISSP
2 2 (5.71%) Degree
3 1 (2.86%) CISA
3 1 (2.86%) CISM
3 1 (2.86%) PhD
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (22.86%) PCI DSS
2 4 (11.43%) ISO27002
3 1 (2.86%) COBIT
3 1 (2.86%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 10 (28.57%) Time Sharing Option
2 1 (2.86%) RACF
2 1 (2.86%) Virtual Machines
Systems Management
1 5 (14.29%) Tivoli
1 5 (14.29%) Tivoli Monitoring
1 5 (14.29%) Tivoli NetView
2 1 (2.86%) RSA Archer
Vendors
1 18 (51.43%) IBM
2 10 (28.57%) SAP
3 8 (22.86%) VMware
4 6 (17.14%) Microsoft
5 5 (14.29%) Citrix
6 4 (11.43%) Unisys
7 1 (2.86%) Fujitsu
7 1 (2.86%) ICL
7 1 (2.86%) Oracle
Bristol, Avon
Redrock Consulting Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago