The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Mainframe in permanent job vacancies advertised in Berkshire. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited Mainframe over the 3 months to 24 March 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
24 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Mainframes
South East / Berkshire
Rank 175 203 208
Rank change year-on-year +28 +5  
Permanent jobs citing Mainframe 8 17 22
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Berkshire 0.24% 0.34% 0.41%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 0.65% 0.88% 1.14%
Number of salaries quoted 8 15 20
Median salary £52,500 £52,500 £63,750
Median salary % change year-on-year - -17.64%  
90% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £45,000 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £79,000 £54,000 £99,750
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 Berkshire with a requirement for generic IT skills.

Generic IT Skills
Berkshire
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for generic IT skills 1240 1924 1927
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Berkshire 36.73% 38.95% 36.02%
Number of salaries quoted 931 1569 1382
Median salary £50,000 £48,000 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +4.16% -4.00%  
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £30,000 £28,000
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £70,000 £70,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year - +6.25%  

Mainframe
Job Vacancy Trend in Berkshire

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Berkshire 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 Berkshire

Mainframe
Salary Trend in Berkshire

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

Salary trend for Mainframe in Berkshire

Mainframe
Salary Histogram in Berkshire

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Mainframe in Berkshire over the 3 months to 24 March 2017.

Salary histogram for Mainframe in Berkshire

Mainframe
Job Locations in Berkshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Mainframe within the Berkshire region over the 3 months to 24 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
Maidenhead +6 2 £48,750 +14.70% 1
Bracknell - 2 £52,500 -
Slough +23 1 £100,000 +25.00%
Mainframe
South East

Mainframe
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Berkshire

For the 6 months to 24 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 Berkshire region with a requirement for Mainframe.

1 29 (80.56%) COBOL
1 29 (80.56%) DB2
1 29 (80.56%) JCL
2 27 (75.00%) IBM
3 24 (66.67%) CICS
3 24 (66.67%) SQL
4 23 (63.89%) Migration
4 23 (63.89%) Data Analysis
5 18 (50.00%) UML
6 17 (47.22%) Tivoli
7 7 (19.44%) Enterprise Software
8 6 (16.67%) IBM Mainframe
8 6 (16.67%) MVS
8 6 (16.67%) Unix
8 6 (16.67%) Oracle
8 6 (16.67%) Java
8 6 (16.67%) Retail
8 6 (16.67%) Business Analysis
9 3 (8.33%) Linux
10 2 (5.56%) ITIL
10 2 (5.56%) Windows
10 2 (5.56%) AIX
10 2 (5.56%) CommVault
10 2 (5.56%) Red Hat
10 2 (5.56%) zOS
10 2 (5.56%) Tivoli Storage Manager
10 2 (5.56%) Middleware
10 2 (5.56%) Service Management
10 2 (5.56%) ITSM
10 2 (5.56%) Telecoms

Mainframe
Top Related IT Skills in Berkshire 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:

Application Platforms
1 24 (66.67%) CICS
2 1 (2.78%) MQSeries
Cloud Services
1 1 (2.78%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 1 (2.78%) Firewall
1 1 (2.78%) HTTP
1 1 (2.78%) Network Security
1 1 (2.78%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 29 (80.56%) DB2
2 1 (2.78%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 1 (2.78%) Eclipse
General
1 6 (16.67%) Retail
2 2 (5.56%) Telecoms
3 1 (2.78%) Finance
Job Titles
1 24 (66.67%) Analyst
1 24 (66.67%) COBOL Analyst
2 19 (52.78%) Programmer
3 18 (50.00%) Analyst Programmer
3 18 (50.00%) COBOL Analyst Programmer
3 18 (50.00%) COBOL Programmer
3 18 (50.00%) DB2 Programmer
4 16 (44.44%) CICS Analyst
5 15 (41.67%) CICS Programmer
6 7 (19.44%) Mainframe Programmer
7 6 (16.67%) Mainframe Analyst
7 6 (16.67%) Mainframe Analyst Programmer
7 6 (16.67%) MVS Programmer
7 6 (16.67%) Supply Chain Analyst
7 6 (16.67%) Systems Analyst
7 6 (16.67%) Technical Analyst
8 5 (13.89%) Designer
9 2 (5.56%) z/OS Engineer
10 1 (2.78%) Lead Enterprise Architect
10 1 (2.78%) Mainframe Systems Programmer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (5.56%) Middleware
2 1 (2.78%) HTML
2 1 (2.78%) SOAP
Miscellaneous
1 7 (19.44%) Enterprise Software
2 6 (16.67%) IBM Mainframe
3 2 (5.56%) Analytical Skills
3 2 (5.56%) Private Cloud
4 1 (2.78%) Client/Server
4 1 (2.78%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 6 (16.67%) MVS
1 6 (16.67%) Unix
2 3 (8.33%) Linux
3 2 (5.56%) AIX
3 2 (5.56%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 2 (5.56%) Windows
3 2 (5.56%) zOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 23 (63.89%) Data Analysis
1 23 (63.89%) Migration
2 18 (50.00%) UML
3 6 (16.67%) Business Analysis
4 2 (5.56%) ITIL
4 2 (5.56%) ITSM
4 2 (5.56%) Service Management
5 1 (2.78%) Business Intelligence
5 1 (2.78%) Change Control
5 1 (2.78%) Data Security
5 1 (2.78%) E-business
5 1 (2.78%) Enterprise Architecture
5 1 (2.78%) Incident Management
5 1 (2.78%) Microservices
5 1 (2.78%) OO
5 1 (2.78%) Process Improvement
5 1 (2.78%) Risk Analysis
5 1 (2.78%) SOA
5 1 (2.78%) Strategic Planning
5 1 (2.78%) Supplier Management
Programming Languages
1 29 (80.56%) COBOL
1 29 (80.56%) JCL
2 24 (66.67%) SQL
3 6 (16.67%) Java
4 1 (2.78%) Assembly Language
4 1 (2.78%) C++
System Software
1 1 (2.78%) Virtual Machines
Systems Management
1 17 (47.22%) Tivoli
2 2 (5.56%) Microsoft Data Protection Manager
2 2 (5.56%) Tivoli Storage Manager
Vendors
1 27 (75.00%) IBM
2 6 (16.67%) Oracle
3 2 (5.56%) CommVault
3 2 (5.56%) Red Hat
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