Period
to 16 December 2018

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 16 December 2018 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

Mainframes
South East > Buckinghamshire
6 months to
16 Dec 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 129 168 176
Rank change year-on-year +39 +8 +2
Permanent jobs citing Mainframe 25 3 3
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Buckinghamshire 1.04% 0.11% 0.097%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 2.95% 0.28% 0.29%
Number of salaries quoted 7 1 1
Buckinghamshire median annual salary £60,000 £34,500 £52,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +73.91% -34.29% -
10th Percentile £29,400 £32,250 £51,250
90th Percentile £73,750 £36,750 £53,750
South East median annual salary £72,500 £57,500 £52,500
% change year-on-year +26.09% +9.52% -

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 848 1,073 1,030
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Buckinghamshire 35.29% 38.14% 33.47%
Number of salaries quoted 679 831 855
Buckinghamshire median annual salary £47,500 £42,500 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +11.76% - +6.25%
10th Percentile £29,750 £23,500 £25,000
90th Percentile £70,000 £61,250 £63,750
South East median annual salary £49,000 £45,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year +8.89% - -

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
Salary Histogram in Buckinghamshire

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Mainframe in Buckinghamshire over the 6 months to 16 December 2018.

Salary histogram 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 16 December 2018. 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 +28 23 £60,000 +73.91% 3
Mainframe
South East

For the 6 months to 16 December 2018, IT jobs citing Mainframe also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all permanent job ads across the Buckinghamshire region with a requirement for Mainframe.

1 14 (56.00%) IBM
2 12 (48.00%) DB2
3 10 (40.00%) IBM Mainframe
4 9 (36.00%) Load Balancing
4 9 (36.00%) Database Tuning
5 8 (32.00%) Agile Software Development
5 8 (32.00%) Performance Tuning
5 8 (32.00%) Task Automation
5 8 (32.00%) Unix
5 8 (32.00%) Disaster Recovery
6 7 (28.00%) Windows
7 6 (24.00%) Banking
7 6 (24.00%) COBOL
7 6 (24.00%) Microsoft
8 5 (20.00%) Microsoft Excel
8 5 (20.00%) C
8 5 (20.00%) SQL
8 5 (20.00%) MAINVIEW
8 5 (20.00%) JCL
8 5 (20.00%) WebSphere
9 4 (16.00%) Security Cleared
9 4 (16.00%) Problem-Solving
9 4 (16.00%) Remedy
9 4 (16.00%) Finance
9 4 (16.00%) ITIL
10 3 (12.00%) BMC
10 3 (12.00%) Linux
10 3 (12.00%) Microsoft Office
10 3 (12.00%) Oracle
10 3 (12.00%) Legal

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 5 (20.00%) WebSphere
2 2 (8.00%) SharePoint
3 1 (4.00%) BizTalk Server
3 1 (4.00%) Confluence
3 1 (4.00%) IIS
Applications
1 5 (20.00%) Microsoft Excel
2 3 (12.00%) Microsoft Office
3 1 (4.00%) Microsoft PowerPoint
3 1 (4.00%) Microsoft Project
3 1 (4.00%) MS Visio
Cloud Services
1 1 (4.00%) Amazon AWS
1 1 (4.00%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 1 (4.00%) ATM
1 1 (4.00%) CTI
1 1 (4.00%) Internet
1 1 (4.00%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 12 (48.00%) DB2
2 3 (12.00%) Big Data
2 3 (12.00%) Relational Database
3 1 (4.00%) Easytrieve
3 1 (4.00%) MySQL
3 1 (4.00%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 1 (4.00%) GitLab
1 1 (4.00%) Jenkins
1 1 (4.00%) JIRA
1 1 (4.00%) Team Foundation Server
1 1 (4.00%) Visual Studio
General
1 6 (24.00%) Banking
2 4 (16.00%) Finance
3 3 (12.00%) Legal
3 3 (12.00%) Retail
4 2 (8.00%) Electronics
4 2 (8.00%) Financial Institution
Job Titles
1 8 (32.00%) DBA
2 7 (28.00%) DB2 DBA
3 5 (20.00%) Mainframe DBA
3 5 (20.00%) Team Leader
4 4 (16.00%) Analyst
5 3 (12.00%) Administrator
5 3 (12.00%) Database Assistant
5 3 (12.00%) Developer
5 3 (12.00%) Mainframe Developer
6 2 (8.00%) C Developer
6 2 (8.00%) Database Team Leader
6 2 (8.00%) DB2 Administrator
6 2 (8.00%) Monitoring Analyst
6 2 (8.00%) Project Manager
6 2 (8.00%) Support Analyst
7 1 (4.00%) Architect
7 1 (4.00%) IT Architect
7 1 (4.00%) Solutions Architect
7 1 (4.00%) SQL DBA
7 1 (4.00%) Technical Project Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (12.00%) ISPF
1 3 (12.00%) WebSphere MQ
2 1 (4.00%) LDAP
2 1 (4.00%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 10 (40.00%) IBM Mainframe
2 3 (12.00%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 8 (32.00%) Unix
2 7 (28.00%) Windows
3 3 (12.00%) Linux
4 2 (8.00%) MVS
4 2 (8.00%) Solaris
4 2 (8.00%) Windows NT
5 1 (4.00%) zOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (36.00%) Database Tuning
1 9 (36.00%) Load Balancing
2 8 (32.00%) Agile Software Development
2 8 (32.00%) Disaster Recovery
2 8 (32.00%) Performance Tuning
2 8 (32.00%) Task Automation
3 4 (16.00%) ITIL
3 4 (16.00%) Problem-Solving
4 3 (12.00%) Data Entry
4 3 (12.00%) Due Diligence
4 3 (12.00%) Mathematics
5 2 (8.00%) Change Management
5 2 (8.00%) Front End Development
5 2 (8.00%) Microservices
5 2 (8.00%) Performance Monitoring
5 2 (8.00%) Process Improvement
5 2 (8.00%) Project Management
6 1 (4.00%) Matrix Organization
6 1 (4.00%) Programme Delivery
6 1 (4.00%) Virtual Environments
Programming Languages
1 6 (24.00%) COBOL
2 5 (20.00%) C
2 5 (20.00%) JCL
2 5 (20.00%) SQL
3 3 (12.00%) REXX
4 1 (4.00%) C#
4 1 (4.00%) Java
4 1 (4.00%) JavaScript
4 1 (4.00%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 4 (16.00%) Security Cleared
2 3 (12.00%) CTC Cleared
3 1 (4.00%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (8.00%) QA
1 2 (8.00%) SLA
2 1 (4.00%) PMO
System Software
1 3 (12.00%) Time Sharing Option
2 1 (4.00%) Active Directory
2 1 (4.00%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 5 (20.00%) MAINVIEW
2 3 (12.00%) Control-M
Vendors
1 14 (56.00%) IBM
2 6 (24.00%) Microsoft
3 4 (16.00%) Remedy
4 3 (12.00%) BMC
4 3 (12.00%) Oracle
5 1 (4.00%) CA
5 1 (4.00%) Unisys
5 1 (4.00%) VMware