Period
to 21 November 2017

The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Mainframe in permanent job vacancies advertised in Buckinghamshire. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited Mainframe over the 6 months to 21 November 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

Mainframes
South East > Buckinghamshire
6 months to
21 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 163 174 179
Rank change year-on-year +11 +5 -9
Permanent jobs citing Mainframe 3 3 25
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Buckinghamshire 0.10% 0.096% 0.57%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 0.25% 0.28% 1.46%
Number of salaries quoted 1 1 23
Buckinghamshire median annual salary £34,500 £52,500 £52,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -34.29% - +5.00%
10th Percentile £32,250 £51,250 £40,750
90th Percentile £36,750 £53,750 £53,750
South East median annual salary £60,000 £53,500 £52,500
% change year-on-year +12.15% +1.90% -10.26%

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

All Generic IT Skills
Buckinghamshire
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for generic IT skills 1202 1085 1712
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Buckinghamshire 41.42% 34.83% 38.72%
Number of salaries quoted 948 902 1347
Buckinghamshire median annual salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +6.25% - -
10th Percentile £21,750 £23,525 £24,750
90th Percentile £61,250 £62,500 £62,500
South East median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £44,000
% change year-on-year - +2.27% +3.53%

Mainframe
Job Vacancy Trend in Buckinghamshire

Job postings citing Mainframe as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Buckinghamshire.

Job vacancy trend for Mainframe in Buckinghamshire

Mainframe
Salary Trend in Buckinghamshire

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

Salary trend for Mainframe in Buckinghamshire

Mainframe
Job Locations in Buckinghamshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Mainframe within the Buckinghamshire region over the 6 months to 21 November 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Past 6 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Milton Keynes +1 3 £34,500 -34.29% 3
Mainframe
South East

For the 6 months to 21 November 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 Buckinghamshire region with a requirement for Mainframe.

1 3 (100.00%) Finance
2 2 (66.67%) SQL
2 2 (66.67%) DB2
2 2 (66.67%) Database Tuning
2 2 (66.67%) Load Balancing
3 1 (33.33%) IBM Mainframe
3 1 (33.33%) Data Validation
3 1 (33.33%) Data Quality
3 1 (33.33%) Performance Tuning
3 1 (33.33%) Performance Monitoring
3 1 (33.33%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (33.33%) Task Automation
3 1 (33.33%) Microsoft PowerPoint
3 1 (33.33%) Windows
3 1 (33.33%) Microsoft Excel
3 1 (33.33%) SAS
3 1 (33.33%) IBM
3 1 (33.33%) Validation
3 1 (33.33%) Banking
3 1 (33.33%) Data Management

Mainframe
Co-occurring IT Skills in Buckinghamshire 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 1 (33.33%) SAS
Applications
1 1 (33.33%) Microsoft Excel
1 1 (33.33%) Microsoft PowerPoint
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (66.67%) DB2
General
1 3 (100.00%) Finance
2 1 (33.33%) Banking
Job Titles
1 2 (66.67%) DB2 DBA
1 2 (66.67%) DBA
2 1 (33.33%) Administrator
2 1 (33.33%) Analyst
2 1 (33.33%) DB2 Administrator
2 1 (33.33%) Mainframe DBA
Miscellaneous
1 1 (33.33%) Analytical Skills
1 1 (33.33%) IBM Mainframe
Operating Systems
1 1 (33.33%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (66.67%) Database Tuning
1 2 (66.67%) Load Balancing
2 1 (33.33%) Data Management
2 1 (33.33%) Data Validation
2 1 (33.33%) Performance Monitoring
2 1 (33.33%) Performance Tuning
2 1 (33.33%) Task Automation
2 1 (33.33%) Validation
Programming Languages
1 2 (66.67%) SQL
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (33.33%) Data Quality
Vendors
1 1 (33.33%) IBM