The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Mainframe in IT jobs advertised for the West Sussex region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Mainframe over the 3 months to 2 September 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
2 Sep 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Mainframes
Rank 96 77 91
Rank change year-on-year
-19 +14
Permanent jobs citing Mainframe 14 27 3
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in West Sussex 1.07% 2.22% 0.27%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 2.65% 6.09% 0.81%
Number of salaries quoted 14 26 2
Average salary £59,250 £60,000 £47,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-1.25% +26.31%
90% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £57,500 £45,500
10% offered a salary of more than £69,000 £65,000 £49,500
UK excluding London average salary £47,500 £47,500 £48,750
% change year-on-year
- -2.56%
Mainframe
South East

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Miscellaneous category in permanent jobs advertised in the West Sussex region.

Miscellaneous Category
West Sussex
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Miscellaneous category
529 443 369
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in West Sussex 40.35% 36.40% 32.86%
Number of salaries quoted 461 397 306
Average salary £43,500 £42,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+3.57% +5.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £27,500 £22,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £65,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £41,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+2.50% -

Mainframe
Jobs Demand Trend in West Sussex

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

Mainframe Jobs Demand Trend in West Sussex

Mainframe
Salary Trend in West Sussex

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

Mainframe Salary Trend in West Sussex

Mainframe
Salary Histogram in West Sussex

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Mainframe across the West Sussex region over the 3 months to 2 September 2015.

Mainframe Salary Histogram in West Sussex

Mainframe
Job Locations in West Sussex

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Mainframe within the West Sussex region over the 3 months to 2 September 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
Crawley +2 11 £58,500 +1.29% 1
Gatwick -9 1 £72,500 +18.85%
Burgess Hill - 1 £60,000 -
Mainframe
South East

Mainframe
Top 30 Related IT Skills in West Sussex

For the 6 months to 2 September 2015, IT jobs across the West Sussex 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 (47.50%) Java
1 19 (47.50%) DB2
2 16 (40.00%) .NET
3 15 (37.50%) Finance
3 15 (37.50%) Project Planning
4 13 (32.50%) UNIX
4 13 (32.50%) Windows
4 13 (32.50%) IBM
5 12 (30.00%) HTML
5 12 (30.00%) Analytical Skills
6 11 (27.50%) SDLC
6 11 (27.50%) Oracle
6 11 (27.50%) Eclipse
7 10 (25.00%) XML
7 10 (25.00%) VMware
7 10 (25.00%) Project Management
7 10 (25.00%) LAN
7 10 (25.00%) WAN
7 10 (25.00%) Citrix
7 10 (25.00%) COBOL
7 10 (25.00%) J2EE
7 10 (25.00%) SCCM
7 10 (25.00%) VMware Infrastructure
7 10 (25.00%) Data Centre
8 9 (22.50%) Time Sharing Option
8 9 (22.50%) Data Structures
8 9 (22.50%) TOGAF
8 9 (22.50%) Systems Analysis
8 9 (22.50%) ISPF
8 9 (22.50%) C

Mainframe
Top Related IT Skills in West Sussex by Category

For the 6 months to 2 September 2015, IT jobs across the West Sussex 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 9 (22.50%) CICS
2 4 (10.00%) FileNet
3 3 (7.50%) Tomcat
3 3 (7.50%) Documentum
Communications & Networking
1 10 (25.00%) LAN
1 10 (25.00%) WAN
2 7 (17.50%) VPN
2 7 (17.50%) MPLS
3 3 (7.50%) SAN
4 2 (5.00%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 19 (47.50%) DB2
Development Applications
1 11 (27.50%) Eclipse
2 3 (7.50%) Subversion
2 3 (7.50%) Maven
General
1 15 (37.50%) Finance
2 7 (17.50%) Back Office
2 7 (17.50%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 16 (40.00%) Architect
2 14 (35.00%) Developer
3 11 (27.50%) Technical Architect
3 11 (27.50%) Mainframe Developer
4 10 (25.00%) Project Manager
5 9 (22.50%) Lead Technical Architect
5 9 (22.50%) Lead Architect
6 8 (20.00%) Applications Developer
7 7 (17.50%) Infrastructure Project Manager
7 7 (17.50%) Infrastructure Manager
8 3 (7.50%) Java Developer
8 3 (7.50%) Infrastructure Architect
8 3 (7.50%) Enterprise Architect
9 2 (5.00%) Software Project Manager
9 2 (5.00%) Software Manager
9 2 (5.00%) Infrastructure Technical Architect
10 1 (2.50%) Enterprise Applications Architect
10 1 (2.50%) Technical Manager
10 1 (2.50%) Technical Project Manager
10 1 (2.50%) Software Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 16 (40.00%) .NET
2 12 (30.00%) HTML
3 10 (25.00%) J2EE
3 10 (25.00%) XML
4 9 (22.50%) ISPF
4 9 (22.50%) Web Services
5 8 (20.00%) JSON
6 4 (10.00%) CSS
7 1 (2.50%) XHTML
Miscellaneous
1 12 (30.00%) Analytical Skills
2 10 (25.00%) Data Centre
3 9 (22.50%) Data Structures
4 7 (17.50%) BYOD
4 7 (17.50%) iSeries
5 5 (12.50%) Enterprise Software
6 4 (10.00%) Mobile App
7 3 (7.50%) IBM Mainframe
7 3 (7.50%) User Experience
7 3 (7.50%) PMI
7 3 (7.50%) Replication
7 3 (7.50%) Clustering
8 2 (5.00%) VSAM
8 2 (5.00%) Social Media
9 1 (2.50%) Management Information System
9 1 (2.50%) Mathematics
9 1 (2.50%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 13 (32.50%) UNIX
1 13 (32.50%) Windows
2 9 (22.50%) zOS
3 7 (17.50%) Windows Server 2008
3 7 (17.50%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 15 (37.50%) Project Planning
2 11 (27.50%) SDLC
3 10 (25.00%) Project Management
4 9 (22.50%) Agile Software Development
4 9 (22.50%) TOGAF
4 9 (22.50%) Systems Analysis
5 7 (17.50%) Service Management
5 7 (17.50%) ITIL
5 7 (17.50%) PRINCE2
5 7 (17.50%) Stakeholder Engagement
6 5 (12.50%) Content Management
6 5 (12.50%) Automated Testing
7 3 (7.50%) E-Commerce
7 3 (7.50%) EAI
7 3 (7.50%) SOA
7 3 (7.50%) ETL
7 3 (7.50%) Workflow
7 3 (7.50%) Scrum
7 3 (7.50%) Mobile Application Development
7 3 (7.50%) Performance Analysis
Programming Languages
1 19 (47.50%) Java
2 10 (25.00%) COBOL
3 9 (22.50%) JCL
3 9 (22.50%) Assembly Language
3 9 (22.50%) C
4 8 (20.00%) REXX
4 8 (20.00%) PL/1
5 4 (10.00%) JavaScript
6 1 (2.50%) C#
Qualifications
1 3 (7.50%) PMI Certification
2 2 (5.00%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (17.50%) PMBOK
System Software
1 10 (25.00%) VMware Infrastructure
2 9 (22.50%) Time Sharing Option
3 7 (17.50%) XenApp
3 7 (17.50%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 10 (25.00%) SCCM
Vendors
1 13 (32.50%) IBM
2 11 (27.50%) Oracle
3 10 (25.00%) Citrix
3 10 (25.00%) VMware
4 7 (17.50%) Cisco
Crawley, West Sussex
Ashdown IT
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + substantial benefits
Posted: 13 hours ago