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 3 July 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
3 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Mainframes
Rank 84 96 102
Rank change year-on-year
+12 +6
Permanent jobs citing Mainframe 25 18 12
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in West Sussex 2.15% 1.36% 0.86%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 5.58% 3.68% 2.62%
Number of salaries quoted 25 17 8
Average salary £58,500 £65,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-10.00% +85.71%
90% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £57,500 £34,550
10% offered a salary of more than £67,400 £72,500 £70,300
UK excluding London average salary £47,500 £46,250 £46,250
% change year-on-year
+2.70% -
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
448 489 458
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in West Sussex 38.52% 36.99% 32.83%
Number of salaries quoted 409 442 343
Average salary £45,000 £40,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+12.50% -
90% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £25,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £55,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

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 3 July 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 3 July 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 +8 10 £58,500 -19.31%
Gatwick -3 6 £50,000 -18.03%
Burgess Hill - 2 £58,750 - 1
Mainframe
South East

Mainframe
Top 30 Related IT Skills in West Sussex

For the 6 months to 3 July 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 23 (62.16%) DB2
2 17 (45.95%) Finance
3 16 (43.24%) Project Planning
4 15 (40.54%) Java
4 15 (40.54%) .NET
5 14 (37.84%) COBOL
6 12 (32.43%) IBM
7 11 (29.73%) CICS
7 11 (29.73%) Assembly Language
7 11 (29.73%) HTML
7 11 (29.73%) zOS
7 11 (29.73%) JCL
7 11 (29.73%) ISPF
8 10 (27.03%) SDLC
8 10 (27.03%) JSON
8 10 (27.03%) J2EE
8 10 (27.03%) Oracle
8 10 (27.03%) XML
8 10 (27.03%) REXX
8 10 (27.03%) PL/1
8 10 (27.03%) UNIX
8 10 (27.03%) Eclipse
9 9 (24.32%) Windows
9 9 (24.32%) Web Services
9 9 (24.32%) TOGAF
9 9 (24.32%) Systems Analysis
9 9 (24.32%) Analytical Skills
9 9 (24.32%) Data Structures
10 8 (21.62%) Project Management
11 7 (18.92%) VMware

Mainframe
Top Related IT Skills in West Sussex by Category

For the 6 months to 3 July 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 11 (29.73%) CICS
2 3 (8.11%) FileNet
3 2 (5.41%) Documentum
Communications & Networking
1 7 (18.92%) LAN
1 7 (18.92%) WAN
2 6 (16.22%) VPN
2 6 (16.22%) MPLS
3 1 (2.70%) SAN
3 1 (2.70%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 23 (62.16%) DB2
2 1 (2.70%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 1 (2.70%) WebFOCUS
Development Applications
1 10 (27.03%) Eclipse
General
1 17 (45.95%) Finance
2 6 (16.22%) Back Office
2 6 (16.22%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 15 (40.54%) Developer
2 14 (37.84%) Architect
2 14 (37.84%) Mainframe Developer
3 10 (27.03%) Applications Developer
3 10 (27.03%) Technical Architect
4 9 (24.32%) Lead Technical Architect
4 9 (24.32%) Lead Architect
5 8 (21.62%) Project Manager
6 6 (16.22%) Infrastructure Project Manager
6 6 (16.22%) Infrastructure Manager
7 3 (8.11%) Enterprise Architect
8 1 (2.70%) Applications Architect
8 1 (2.70%) Software Project Manager
8 1 (2.70%) Technical Manager
8 1 (2.70%) Software Manager
8 1 (2.70%) Infrastructure Technical Architect
8 1 (2.70%) Enterprise Applications Architect
8 1 (2.70%) Technical Project Manager
8 1 (2.70%) Software Architect
8 1 (2.70%) Infrastructure Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 15 (40.54%) .NET
2 11 (29.73%) HTML
2 11 (29.73%) ISPF
3 10 (27.03%) JSON
3 10 (27.03%) XML
3 10 (27.03%) J2EE
4 9 (24.32%) Web Services
5 1 (2.70%) CSS
5 1 (2.70%) XHTML
Miscellaneous
1 9 (24.32%) Analytical Skills
1 9 (24.32%) Data Structures
2 7 (18.92%) Data Centre
3 6 (16.22%) BYOD
3 6 (16.22%) iSeries
4 4 (10.81%) Social Media
4 4 (10.81%) Enterprise Software
5 3 (8.11%) VSAM
6 2 (5.41%) PMI
7 1 (2.70%) Management Information System
7 1 (2.70%) Replication
7 1 (2.70%) Clustering
7 1 (2.70%) Mathematics
7 1 (2.70%) Computer Science
7 1 (2.70%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 11 (29.73%) zOS
2 10 (27.03%) UNIX
3 9 (24.32%) Windows
4 6 (16.22%) Windows Server 2008
4 6 (16.22%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 16 (43.24%) Project Planning
2 10 (27.03%) SDLC
3 9 (24.32%) TOGAF
3 9 (24.32%) Systems Analysis
4 8 (21.62%) Project Management
5 6 (16.22%) Service Management
5 6 (16.22%) ITIL
5 6 (16.22%) PRINCE2
5 6 (16.22%) Stakeholder Engagement
5 6 (16.22%) Agile Software Development
6 4 (10.81%) Content Management
7 3 (8.11%) Automated Testing
7 3 (8.11%) E-Commerce
7 3 (8.11%) EAI
7 3 (8.11%) SOA
7 3 (8.11%) ETL
7 3 (8.11%) Workflow
8 2 (5.41%) Scrum
9 1 (2.70%) Knowledge Management
9 1 (2.70%) Software Testing
Programming Languages
1 15 (40.54%) Java
2 14 (37.84%) COBOL
3 11 (29.73%) JCL
3 11 (29.73%) Assembly Language
4 10 (27.03%) REXX
4 10 (27.03%) PL/1
5 7 (18.92%) C
6 1 (2.70%) C#
6 1 (2.70%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 2 (5.41%) PMI Certification
1 2 (5.41%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (16.22%) PMBOK
System Software
1 7 (18.92%) VMware Infrastructure
2 6 (16.22%) XenApp
2 6 (16.22%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 7 (18.92%) SCCM
Vendors
1 12 (32.43%) IBM
2 10 (27.03%) Oracle
3 7 (18.92%) Citrix
3 7 (18.92%) VMware
4 6 (16.22%) Cisco
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