The statistics below represent IT jobs advertised across the UK that had Mainframe Operator featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the salaries offered over the 3 months to 27 June 2016 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
27 Jun 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Mainframe Operator
Rank - 935 -
Permanent jobs requiring a Mainframe Operator 0 37 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK - 0.034% -
As % of the Job Titles category - 0.035% -
Number of salaries quoted 0 28 0
Median salary - £33,665 -
UK excluding London median salary - £33,665 -

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised across the UK. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title. As such the figures in the first row provide an indication of the total number of permanent jobs in the overall sample.

Job Titles Category
UK
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
94900 105542 116515
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 96.39% 96.47% 96.49%
Number of salaries quoted 80031 87022 95416
Median salary £47,000 £45,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+4.44% -
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £26,500 £27,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £70,000 £70,000
UK excluding London median salary £41,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.75% -

Mainframe Operator
Jobs Demand Trend

The demand trend of job ads that featured Mainframe Operator in the job title.

Mainframe Operator Jobs Demand Trend in the UK

Mainframe Operator
Salary Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Mainframe Operator within the UK.

Mainframe Operator Salary Trend in the UK

Mainframe Operator Skill Set
Top 24 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 27 June 2016, Mainframe Operator job roles required the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads featuring Mainframe Operator in the job title.

1 7 (100.00%) IBM
1 7 (100.00%) Mainframe
1 7 (100.00%) IBM Mainframe
2 6 (85.71%) Data Centre
2 6 (85.71%) Control-M
2 6 (85.71%) AS400
2 6 (85.71%) Unix
3 5 (71.43%) MVS
3 5 (71.43%) Tivoli
3 5 (71.43%) Tivoli Workload Scheduler
3 5 (71.43%) JCL
4 1 (14.29%) DB2
4 1 (14.29%) DataPower
4 1 (14.29%) HP Quality Center
4 1 (14.29%) Continuous Improvement
4 1 (14.29%) Performance Monitoring
4 1 (14.29%) Service Management
4 1 (14.29%) Finance
4 1 (14.29%) Windows
4 1 (14.29%) SLA
4 1 (14.29%) Compuware
4 1 (14.29%) HP
4 1 (14.29%) BMC
4 1 (14.29%) LoadRunner

Mainframe Operator Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills 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:

Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (14.29%) DB2
Development Applications
1 1 (14.29%) LoadRunner
General
1 1 (14.29%) Finance
Miscellaneous
1 7 (100.00%) IBM Mainframe
1 7 (100.00%) Mainframe
2 6 (85.71%) AS400
2 6 (85.71%) Data Centre
3 1 (14.29%) DataPower
Operating Systems
1 6 (85.71%) Unix
2 5 (71.43%) MVS
3 1 (14.29%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (14.29%) Continuous Improvement
1 1 (14.29%) Performance Monitoring
1 1 (14.29%) Service Management
Programming Languages
1 5 (71.43%) JCL
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (14.29%) SLA
System Software
1 5 (71.43%) Tivoli Workload Scheduler
Systems Management
1 6 (85.71%) Control-M
2 5 (71.43%) Tivoli
3 1 (14.29%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 7 (100.00%) IBM
2 1 (14.29%) BMC
2 1 (14.29%) Compuware
2 1 (14.29%) HP