Period
to 22 November 2017

The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Mainframe in permanent job vacancies advertised in the East of England. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited Mainframe over the 6 months to 22 November 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

Mainframes
England > East of England
6 months to
22 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 333 341 367
Rank change year-on-year +8 +26 -4
Permanent jobs citing Mainframe 18 25 25
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the East of England 0.15% 0.19% 0.16%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 0.33% 0.47% 0.40%
Number of salaries quoted 17 19 21
East of England median annual salary £52,500 £38,500 £38,650
Median salary % change year-on-year +36.36% -0.39% -14.11%
10th Percentile £21,000 £20,000 £27,375
90th Percentile £82,000 £68,750 £72,750
England median annual salary £52,500 £52,500 £52,500

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 the East of England with a requirement for generic IT skills.

All Generic IT Skills
East of England
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for generic IT skills 5461 5296 6182
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the East of England 45.11% 39.96% 40.78%
Number of salaries quoted 4301 4300 4966
East of England median annual salary £46,902 £45,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +4.23% +5.88% +2.41%
10th Percentile £26,250 £25,450 £25,000
90th Percentile £71,250 £70,000 £65,500
England median annual salary £50,000 £50,000 £47,500
% change year-on-year - +5.26% +3.26%

Mainframe
Job Vacancy Trend in the East of England

Job postings citing Mainframe as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in the East of England.

Job vacancy trend for Mainframe in the East of England

Mainframe
Salary Trend in the East of England

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

Salary trend for Mainframe in the East of England

Mainframe
Salary Histogram in the East of England

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Mainframe in the East of England over the 6 months to 22 November 2017.

Salary histogram for Mainframe in the East of England

Mainframe
Job Locations in the East of England

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Mainframe within the East of England region over the 6 months to 22 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
Norfolk - 7 £81,100 - 1
Essex +32 6 £52,500 -16.00%
Bedfordshire +30 5 £21,000 +5.00%
Mainframe
England

For the 6 months to 22 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 East of England region with a requirement for Mainframe.

1 10 (55.56%) Information Security
2 8 (44.44%) ITIL
3 6 (33.33%) LAN
3 6 (33.33%) WAN
3 6 (33.33%) CISSP
3 6 (33.33%) ITIL Certification
3 6 (33.33%) SSCP
3 6 (33.33%) Business Continuity
3 6 (33.33%) Data Security
3 6 (33.33%) Management Information System
3 6 (33.33%) CISM
3 6 (33.33%) Risk Analysis
3 6 (33.33%) Data Protection
3 6 (33.33%) Business Continuity Management
4 5 (27.78%) Finance
5 4 (22.22%) TOGAF
5 4 (22.22%) Migration
5 4 (22.22%) Middleware
5 4 (22.22%) Unix
5 4 (22.22%) Solaris
5 4 (22.22%) SQL
5 4 (22.22%) Oracle
5 4 (22.22%) Supplier Management
5 4 (22.22%) High Availability
5 4 (22.22%) IaaS
5 4 (22.22%) Cloud Computing
5 4 (22.22%) SaaS
5 4 (22.22%) PaaS
5 4 (22.22%) Structured Cabling
5 4 (22.22%) Line Management

Mainframe
Co-occurring IT Skills in the East of England 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 3 (16.67%) IIS
Cloud Services
1 4 (22.22%) Cloud Computing
1 4 (22.22%) IaaS
1 4 (22.22%) PaaS
1 4 (22.22%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 6 (33.33%) LAN
1 6 (33.33%) WAN
2 4 (22.22%) Structured Cabling
3 1 (5.56%) ATM
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (16.67%) SQL Server
General
1 5 (27.78%) Finance
2 1 (5.56%) Back Office
2 1 (5.56%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 5 (27.78%) IT Manager
1 5 (27.78%) IT Security Manager
1 5 (27.78%) ITIL Manager
1 5 (27.78%) Security Manager
2 4 (22.22%) Analyst
2 4 (22.22%) Architect
2 4 (22.22%) Cloud Architect
2 4 (22.22%) Enterprise Architect
2 4 (22.22%) SOC Analyst
2 4 (22.22%) Trainee
2 4 (22.22%) Trainee Analyst
3 3 (16.67%) Lead DevOps
4 1 (5.56%) Delivery Manager
4 1 (5.56%) IT Security Officer
4 1 (5.56%) Security Officer
4 1 (5.56%) Service Manager
4 1 (5.56%) Services Delivery Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (22.22%) Middleware
2 3 (16.67%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 6 (33.33%) Management Information System
2 4 (22.22%) Data Centre
2 4 (22.22%) Hybrid Cloud
3 1 (5.56%) Fintech
Operating Systems
1 4 (22.22%) Solaris
1 4 (22.22%) Unix
2 3 (16.67%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (55.56%) Information Security
2 8 (44.44%) ITIL
3 6 (33.33%) Business Continuity
3 6 (33.33%) Business Continuity Management
3 6 (33.33%) Data Protection
3 6 (33.33%) Data Security
3 6 (33.33%) Risk Analysis
4 4 (22.22%) High Availability
4 4 (22.22%) IT Strategy
4 4 (22.22%) Line Management
4 4 (22.22%) Migration
4 4 (22.22%) Supplier Management
4 4 (22.22%) TOGAF
5 3 (16.67%) Agile Software Development
5 3 (16.67%) DevOps
6 1 (5.56%) Analytics
6 1 (5.56%) Enterprise Architecture
6 1 (5.56%) ITIL V3
6 1 (5.56%) Service Delivery
6 1 (5.56%) Service Delivery Management
Programming Languages
1 4 (22.22%) SQL
2 3 (16.67%) C#
2 3 (16.67%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 6 (33.33%) CISM
1 6 (33.33%) CISSP
1 6 (33.33%) ITIL Certification
1 6 (33.33%) SSCP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (5.56%) SLA
Vendors
1 4 (22.22%) Oracle
2 3 (16.67%) Microsoft
3 1 (5.56%) VocaLink