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 average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Mainframe over the 3 months to 5 May 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
5 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Mainframes
Rank 205 211 212
Rank change year-on-year
+6 +1
Permanent jobs citing Mainframe 32 17 10
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 0.53% 0.29% 0.19%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 1.56% 0.71% 0.47%
Number of salaries quoted 14 10 10
Average salary £24,500 £55,000 £47,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-55.45% +15.78%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,091 £39,000 £19,500
10% offered a salary of more than £46,813 £61,000 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £50,000 £45,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year
+11.11% -
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
2057 2402 2120
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 33.88% 41.18% 39.50%
Number of salaries quoted 1584 1933 1796
Average salary £37,500 £37,500 £36,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +2.73%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,250 £25,000 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £55,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%

Mainframe
Jobs Demand Trend in the South West

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Mainframe across the South West region as a proportion of the total demand within 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 5 May 2015.

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 average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Mainframe within the South West region over the 3 months to 5 May 2015. 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
(Use links below to see detailed
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
Gloucestershire -5 14 - -
Wiltshire +9 9 £40,250 +3.20%
Devon - 6 £24,500 - 1
Dorset -4 3 - -
Mainframe
England

Mainframe
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South West

For the 6 months to 5 May 2015, IT jobs across the South West 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 19 (38.00%) Banking
2 17 (34.00%) Stakeholder Management
3 16 (32.00%) Finance
3 16 (32.00%) IBM
4 14 (28.00%) Management Information System
5 13 (26.00%) zOS
5 13 (26.00%) Web Services
6 12 (24.00%) DB2
6 12 (24.00%) Retail
7 11 (22.00%) CICS
7 11 (22.00%) RACF
8 10 (20.00%) Citrix
8 10 (20.00%) Technical Analysis
9 9 (18.00%) Mentoring
9 9 (18.00%) SLA
9 9 (18.00%) UNIX
9 9 (18.00%) Windows
9 9 (18.00%) Linux
10 8 (16.00%) Microsoft
10 8 (16.00%) Unisys
10 8 (16.00%) IBM Mainframe
11 6 (12.00%) Backup Exec
11 6 (12.00%) Telecoms
11 6 (12.00%) Legal
11 6 (12.00%) Validation
11 6 (12.00%) Configuration Management
11 6 (12.00%) Capacity Planning
11 6 (12.00%) People Management
12 5 (10.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
12 5 (10.00%) Systems Analysis

Mainframe
Top Related IT Skills in the South West by Category

For the 6 months to 5 May 2015, IT jobs across the South West 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 (22.00%) CICS
2 5 (10.00%) BizTalk Server
2 5 (10.00%) WebSphere
3 4 (8.00%) StreamWeaver
4 2 (4.00%) WebLogic
Communications & Networking
1 5 (10.00%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 12 (24.00%) DB2
2 5 (10.00%) Data Warehouse
2 5 (10.00%) SQL Server
2 5 (10.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 2 (4.00%) Oracle Database
3 2 (4.00%) Relational Database
3 2 (4.00%) RDBMS
4 1 (2.00%) Adabas
General
1 19 (38.00%) Banking
2 16 (32.00%) Finance
3 12 (24.00%) Retail
4 6 (12.00%) Legal
4 6 (12.00%) Telecoms
5 1 (2.00%) Financial Institution
5 1 (2.00%) Investment Banking
Job Titles
1 9 (18.00%) Technical Leader
2 8 (16.00%) Technical Specialist
2 8 (16.00%) Designer
3 7 (14.00%) Technical Designer
4 6 (12.00%) Senior Designer
4 6 (12.00%) Senior Technical Specialist
4 6 (12.00%) Data Centre Technician
5 5 (10.00%) Analyst
6 4 (8.00%) Development Manager
6 4 (8.00%) Infrastructure Specialist
7 3 (6.00%) Architect
7 3 (6.00%) Infrastructure Designer
8 2 (4.00%) Team Leader
8 2 (4.00%) Support Team Leader
8 2 (4.00%) Senior Infrastructure Specialist
8 2 (4.00%) Operations Team Leader
8 2 (4.00%) Principal Architect
9 1 (2.00%) Natural/Adabas Developer
9 1 (2.00%) Services Director
9 1 (2.00%) Senior Service Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 13 (26.00%) Web Services
2 5 (10.00%) MSMQ
2 5 (10.00%) HTML
2 5 (10.00%) .NET
2 5 (10.00%) SOAP
2 5 (10.00%) Middleware
2 5 (10.00%) JSON
2 5 (10.00%) WCF
2 5 (10.00%) WebSphere Message Broker
2 5 (10.00%) HTML5
2 5 (10.00%) REST
3 2 (4.00%) OpenID
3 2 (4.00%) SAML
Miscellaneous
1 14 (28.00%) Management Information System
2 8 (16.00%) IBM Mainframe
3 5 (10.00%) Mobile App
4 3 (6.00%) CMDB
5 2 (4.00%) Analytical Skills
6 1 (2.00%) BYOD
Operating Systems
1 13 (26.00%) zOS
2 9 (18.00%) UNIX
2 9 (18.00%) Windows
2 9 (18.00%) Linux
3 5 (10.00%) Android
3 5 (10.00%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 17 (34.00%) Stakeholder Management
2 10 (20.00%) Technical Analysis
3 9 (18.00%) Mentoring
4 6 (12.00%) People Management
4 6 (12.00%) Validation
4 6 (12.00%) Capacity Planning
4 6 (12.00%) Configuration Management
5 5 (10.00%) UML
5 5 (10.00%) Data Modelling
5 5 (10.00%) SOA
5 5 (10.00%) MVC
5 5 (10.00%) BPEL
5 5 (10.00%) Information Management
5 5 (10.00%) Systems Analysis
5 5 (10.00%) Unit Testing
5 5 (10.00%) Line Management
5 5 (10.00%) Coaching
6 4 (8.00%) Time Management
6 4 (8.00%) Data Protection
6 4 (8.00%) Stakeholder Engagement
Programming Languages
1 5 (10.00%) C#
1 5 (10.00%) COBOL
2 3 (6.00%) SQL
3 2 (4.00%) Java
3 2 (4.00%) C
4 1 (2.00%) NATURAL
4 1 (2.00%) JCL
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 9 (18.00%) SLA
2 5 (10.00%) PCI DSS
3 1 (2.00%) QA
System Software
1 11 (22.00%) RACF
2 5 (10.00%) ACF2
Systems Management
1 6 (12.00%) Backup Exec
2 2 (4.00%) ServiceCenter
Vendors
1 16 (32.00%) IBM
2 10 (20.00%) Citrix
3 8 (16.00%) Microsoft
3 8 (16.00%) Unisys
4 5 (10.00%) Oracle
4 5 (10.00%) SAP
5 2 (4.00%) Sun
5 2 (4.00%) Peregrine
5 2 (4.00%) Twitter
6 1 (2.00%) Cognizant
Devon
Claremont Consulting Limited
Salary: £23000.00 - £26000.00 per annum
Posted: 13 days ago