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 29 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
29 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Mainframes
Rank 72 94 88
Rank change year-on-year
+22 -6
Permanent jobs citing Mainframe 28 3 15
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in West Sussex 2.30% 0.27% 1.05%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 9.49% 1.08% 4.12%
Number of salaries quoted 27 2 13
Average salary £60,000 £47,500 £43,750
Average salary % change year-on-year
+26.31% +8.57%
90% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £45,500 £32,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £49,500 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £47,500 £48,750 £42,000
% change year-on-year
-2.56% +16.07%
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
295 278 364
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in West Sussex 24.20% 24.96% 25.60%
Number of salaries quoted 270 220 319
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 £22,000 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £60,000 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,000
% change year-on-year
- +5.26%

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 29 August 2014.

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 29 August 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
Horsham +11 23 £60,000 +20.00% 3
Crawley - 2 £57,750 -
Gatwick - 2 £61,000 -
Mainframe
South East

Mainframe
Top 30 Related IT Skills in West Sussex

For the 6 months to 29 August 2014, 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 31 (73.81%) UNIX
2 30 (71.43%) Oracle
2 30 (71.43%) SQL Server
2 30 (71.43%) DB2
3 27 (64.29%) Finance
4 25 (59.52%) Advertising
5 23 (54.76%) Validation
5 23 (54.76%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 23 (54.76%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 23 (54.76%) Test Management
5 23 (54.76%) Data Validation
5 23 (54.76%) Oracle Exadata
5 23 (54.76%) Business Objects
5 23 (54.76%) PL/SQL
5 23 (54.76%) SQL
5 23 (54.76%) Cognos
5 23 (54.76%) Data Warehouse
5 23 (54.76%) ETL
5 23 (54.76%) Toad
5 23 (54.76%) Business Intelligence
5 23 (54.76%) HP
5 23 (54.76%) QuickTest Pro
5 23 (54.76%) DataStage
5 23 (54.76%) SQLPlus
5 23 (54.76%) Test Strategy
5 23 (54.76%) Oracle ODI
6 17 (40.48%) Relational Database
6 17 (40.48%) Software Testing
6 17 (40.48%) RDBMS
6 17 (40.48%) Banking

Mainframe
Top Related IT Skills in West Sussex by Category

For the 6 months to 29 August 2014, 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 7 (16.67%) CICS
2 3 (7.14%) Mule
Database & Business Intelligence
1 30 (71.43%) SQL Server
1 30 (71.43%) DB2
2 23 (54.76%) Data Warehouse
2 23 (54.76%) DataStage
2 23 (54.76%) SQLPlus
2 23 (54.76%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 23 (54.76%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 23 (54.76%) Oracle Exadata
2 23 (54.76%) Oracle ODI
3 17 (40.48%) Relational Database
3 17 (40.48%) RDBMS
Development Applications
1 23 (54.76%) Toad
1 23 (54.76%) QuickTest Pro
General
1 27 (64.29%) Finance
2 25 (59.52%) Advertising
3 17 (40.48%) Banking
Job Titles
1 23 (54.76%) Test Manager
2 7 (16.67%) Architect
2 7 (16.67%) Technical Manager
3 6 (14.29%) Technical Services Manager
3 6 (14.29%) Service Manager
4 4 (9.52%) Programme Manager
4 4 (9.52%) Programme Test Manager
5 3 (7.14%) Business Intelligence Manager
6 1 (2.38%) Analyst
6 1 (2.38%) Data Architect
6 1 (2.38%) Configuration Manager
6 1 (2.38%) Technical Specialist
6 1 (2.38%) Portfolio Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (19.05%) .NET
2 3 (7.14%) SOAP
2 3 (7.14%) Web Services
2 3 (7.14%) JMS
2 3 (7.14%) REST
3 1 (2.38%) Hibernate
3 1 (2.38%) Spring
3 1 (2.38%) Java EE
Miscellaneous
1 8 (19.05%) Enterprise Software
2 7 (16.67%) IBM Mainframe
Operating Systems
1 31 (73.81%) UNIX
2 8 (19.05%) Windows
3 7 (16.67%) zOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 23 (54.76%) ETL
1 23 (54.76%) Business Intelligence
1 23 (54.76%) Validation
1 23 (54.76%) Test Management
1 23 (54.76%) Data Validation
1 23 (54.76%) Test Strategy
2 17 (40.48%) Software Testing
3 8 (19.05%) Service Management
4 7 (16.67%) Problem Management
4 7 (16.67%) ITIL
4 7 (16.67%) ITSM
5 6 (14.29%) Portfolio Management
6 5 (11.90%) Analytics
7 1 (2.38%) PRINCE2
7 1 (2.38%) Data Modelling
7 1 (2.38%) SOA
7 1 (2.38%) B2B
7 1 (2.38%) Configuration Management
7 1 (2.38%) Project Management
7 1 (2.38%) Change Management
Programming Languages
1 23 (54.76%) PL/SQL
1 23 (54.76%) SQL
2 11 (26.19%) Java
3 5 (11.90%) R
4 1 (2.38%) C
System Software
1 1 (2.38%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 1 (2.38%) SCOM
Vendors
1 30 (71.43%) Oracle
2 23 (54.76%) Business Objects
2 23 (54.76%) Cognos
2 23 (54.76%) HP
3 7 (16.67%) IBM
4 1 (2.38%) Citrix
4 1 (2.38%) Cognizant
4 1 (2.38%) Symantec
4 1 (2.38%) VMware
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