The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Mainframe in permanent job vacancies advertised in Bedfordshire. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited Mainframe over the 3 months to 26 March 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
26 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Mainframes
East of England / Bedfordshire
Rank 69 87 -
Rank change year-on-year +18 -  
Permanent jobs citing Mainframe 1 1 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Bedfordshire 0.16% 0.12% -
As % of the Miscellaneous category 0.40% 0.31% -
Number of salaries quoted 1 1 0
Median salary £50,000 £37,500 -
Median salary % change year-on-year +33.33% -  
UK excluding London median salary £45,269 £45,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year +0.59% -10.00%  

Mainframe is in the generic IT skills category. The next table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies advertised in Bedfordshire with a requirement for generic IT skills.

Generic IT Skills
Bedfordshire
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for generic IT skills 251 321 349
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Bedfordshire 39.10% 39.63% 31.33%
Number of salaries quoted 151 241 266
Median salary £46,250 £50,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -7.50% +25.00%  
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £30,000 £20,500
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £60,000 £69,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year - +6.25%  

Mainframe
Job Vacancy Trend in Bedfordshire

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Bedfordshire citing Mainframe as a proportion of all permanent or contract IT jobs with a match in the Miscellaneous category.

Job vacancy trend for Mainframe in Bedfordshire

Mainframe
Salary Trend in Bedfordshire

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

Salary trend for Mainframe in Bedfordshire

Mainframe
Job Locations in Bedfordshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Mainframe within the Bedfordshire region over the 3 months to 26 March 2017. 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 Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Bedford - 1 £50,000 -
Mainframe
East of England

Mainframe
Top 8 Related IT Skills in Bedfordshire

For the 6 months to 26 March 2017, IT jobs citing Mainframe also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the Bedfordshire region with a requirement for Mainframe.

1 5 (83.33%) iSeries
2 4 (66.67%) IBM
2 4 (66.67%) SAN
2 4 (66.67%) Presales
3 3 (50.00%) NetApp
4 2 (33.33%) AS400
5 1 (16.67%) Finance
5 1 (16.67%) Disaster Recovery

Mainframe
Top Related IT Skills in Bedfordshire 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:

Communications & Networking
1 4 (66.67%) SAN
General
1 1 (16.67%) Finance
Job Titles
1 5 (83.33%) Technical Engineer
2 4 (66.67%) Hardware Engineer
3 2 (33.33%) Support Engineer
3 2 (33.33%) Technical Support
3 2 (33.33%) Technical Support Engineer
4 1 (16.67%) Computer Operator
4 1 (16.67%) Hardware Support Engineer
4 1 (16.67%) IBM Storage Engineer
4 1 (16.67%) Server Engineer
4 1 (16.67%) Storage Engineer
4 1 (16.67%) Trainee
4 1 (16.67%) Trainee Computer Operator
4 1 (16.67%) Trainee Operator
Miscellaneous
1 5 (83.33%) iSeries
2 2 (33.33%) AS400
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (66.67%) Presales
2 1 (16.67%) Disaster Recovery
Vendors
1 4 (66.67%) IBM
2 3 (50.00%) NetApp