The first table below looks at the prevalence of the term IBM Mainframe in IT jobs advertised for the West Midlands region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited IBM Mainframe over the 3 months to 25 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all terms in our Miscellaneous category for the West Midlands region.

Location
3 months to
25 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
IBM Mainframe
Rank 206 - -
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Permanent jobs citing IBM Mainframe 8 0 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 0.15% - -
As % of the Miscellaneous category 0.65% - -
Number of salaries quoted 8 0 0
Average salary £33,000 - -
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £47,500 £47,500
% change year-on-year
-10.52% -
Miscellaneous Category
West Midlands
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Miscellaneous category
1238 1553 1225
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 23.05% 27.95% 25.08%
Number of salaries quoted 1023 1316 1066
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £25,000 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £60,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%
IBM Mainframe
England

IBM Mainframe
Jobs Demand Trend in the West Midlands

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing IBM Mainframe across the West Midlands region as a proportion of the total demand within the Miscellaneous category.

IBM Mainframe Jobs Demand Trend in the West Midlands

IBM Mainframe
Salary Trend in the West Midlands

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

IBM Mainframe Salary Trend in the West Midlands

IBM Mainframe
Job Locations in the West Midlands

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing IBM Mainframe within the West Midlands region over the 3 months to 25 July 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
(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
Warwickshire - 5 £33,000 -
Birmingham - 3 £39,000 -
IBM Mainframe
England

IBM Mainframe
Top 25 Related IT Skills in the West Midlands

For the 6 months to 25 July 2014, IT jobs across the West Midlands region citing IBM 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 IBM Mainframe.

1 11 (100.00%) IBM
1 11 (100.00%) Mainframe
2 6 (54.55%) Intel
2 6 (54.55%) UNIX
2 6 (54.55%) IBM Notes
2 6 (54.55%) BMC
2 6 (54.55%) Lotus
2 6 (54.55%) MVS
2 6 (54.55%) Tivoli
2 6 (54.55%) BMC PATROL
2 6 (54.55%) Control-M
2 6 (54.55%) Remedy
2 6 (54.55%) Remedy ITSM
2 6 (54.55%) SC Cleared
2 6 (54.55%) Security Cleared
3 5 (45.45%) CA Endevor
3 5 (45.45%) JCL
3 5 (45.45%) COBOL
3 5 (45.45%) SQL
3 5 (45.45%) DB2
3 5 (45.45%) CICS
4 4 (36.36%) Financial Institution
4 4 (36.36%) Finance
5 2 (18.18%) AS400
6 1 (9.09%) VSAM

IBM Mainframe
Top Related IT Skills in the West Midlands by Category

For the 6 months to 25 July 2014, IT jobs across the West Midlands region citing IBM 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 IBM Mainframe. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 6 (54.55%) IBM Notes
2 5 (45.45%) CICS
Business Applications
1 6 (54.55%) Remedy ITSM
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (45.45%) DB2
General
1 4 (36.36%) Financial Institution
1 4 (36.36%) Finance
Job Titles
1 6 (54.55%) Technical Support
2 5 (45.45%) Analyst
2 5 (45.45%) Analyst Programmer
2 5 (45.45%) Programmer
3 4 (36.36%) COBOL Analyst Programmer
3 4 (36.36%) COBOL Programmer
3 4 (36.36%) COBOL Analyst
4 2 (18.18%) Computer Operator
5 1 (9.09%) Support Analyst
5 1 (9.09%) Mainframe Analyst Programmer
5 1 (9.09%) Mainframe Programmer
5 1 (9.09%) Support Analyst Programmer
Miscellaneous
1 11 (100.00%) Mainframe
2 2 (18.18%) AS400
3 1 (9.09%) VSAM
Operating Systems
1 6 (54.55%) UNIX
1 6 (54.55%) MVS
Programming Languages
1 5 (45.45%) COBOL
1 5 (45.45%) SQL
1 5 (45.45%) JCL
Qualifications
1 6 (54.55%) SC Cleared
1 6 (54.55%) Security Cleared
Systems Management
1 6 (54.55%) Tivoli
1 6 (54.55%) BMC PATROL
1 6 (54.55%) Control-M
2 5 (45.45%) CA Endevor
Vendors
1 11 (100.00%) IBM
2 6 (54.55%) Intel
2 6 (54.55%) BMC
2 6 (54.55%) Lotus
2 6 (54.55%) Remedy