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 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
England / East of England
Rank 239 260 270
Rank change year-on-year +21 +10  
Permanent jobs citing Mainframe 3 5 3
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the East of England 0.049% 0.068% 0.041%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 0.13% 0.16% 0.10%
Number of salaries quoted 3 2 2
Median salary £47,500 £37,000 £43,750
Median salary % change year-on-year +28.37% -15.42%  
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 the East of England with a requirement for generic IT skills.

Generic IT Skills
East of England
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for generic IT skills 2283 3128 2963
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in the East of England 37.37% 42.50% 40.11%
Number of salaries quoted 1746 2366 2328
Median salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.88% -  
90% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £26,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £65,000 £65,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year - +6.25%  

Mainframe
Job Vacancy Trend in the East of England

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in the East of England 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 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
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 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
Essex - 2 £47,500 -
Bedfordshire +20 1 £50,000 +33.33%
Mainframe
England

Mainframe
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the East of England

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 East of England region with a requirement for Mainframe.

1 5 (31.25%) Oracle
1 5 (31.25%) iSeries
2 4 (25.00%) Presales
2 4 (25.00%) IBM
2 4 (25.00%) SAN
2 4 (25.00%) Finance
3 3 (18.75%) Migration
3 3 (18.75%) NetApp
3 3 (18.75%) SQL
3 3 (18.75%) Windows
3 3 (18.75%) Oracle Retail
3 3 (18.75%) Windows 7
3 3 (18.75%) Agile Software Development
3 3 (18.75%) Retail
3 3 (18.75%) Business Analysis
3 3 (18.75%) Degree
4 2 (12.50%) Risk Analysis
4 2 (12.50%) Data Protection
4 2 (12.50%) JSON
4 2 (12.50%) Waterfall
4 2 (12.50%) Business Continuity Management
4 2 (12.50%) Analytical Skills
4 2 (12.50%) Java
4 2 (12.50%) JavaScript
4 2 (12.50%) CISSP
4 2 (12.50%) DB2
4 2 (12.50%) Crystal Reports
4 2 (12.50%) XML
4 2 (12.50%) ITIL
4 2 (12.50%) LAN

Mainframe
Top Related 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 1 (6.25%) CICS
1 1 (6.25%) Oracle SOA Suite
Business Applications
1 3 (18.75%) Oracle Retail
2 1 (6.25%) VisionPLUS
Communications & Networking
1 4 (25.00%) SAN
2 2 (12.50%) LAN
2 2 (12.50%) WAN
3 1 (6.25%) FTP
3 1 (6.25%) HTTPS
3 1 (6.25%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (12.50%) Crystal Reports
1 2 (12.50%) DB2
2 1 (6.25%) Data Warehouse
2 1 (6.25%) DataStage
2 1 (6.25%) MySQL
2 1 (6.25%) Relational Database
2 1 (6.25%) SQL Server
General
1 4 (25.00%) Finance
2 3 (18.75%) Retail
3 1 (6.25%) Financial Institution
Job Titles
1 6 (37.50%) Analyst
2 5 (31.25%) Technical Engineer
3 4 (25.00%) Hardware Engineer
4 3 (18.75%) Business Analyst
4 3 (18.75%) Business IT Analyst
4 3 (18.75%) IT Analyst
4 3 (18.75%) IT Business Analyst
5 2 (12.50%) Analyst Programmer
5 2 (12.50%) IT Security Officer
5 2 (12.50%) Mainframe Analyst
5 2 (12.50%) Mainframe Analyst Programmer
5 2 (12.50%) Programmer
5 2 (12.50%) Security Officer
5 2 (12.50%) Senior Analyst
5 2 (12.50%) Senior Analyst Programmer
5 2 (12.50%) Senior Programme Analyst
5 2 (12.50%) Senior Programmer
5 2 (12.50%) Support Engineer
5 2 (12.50%) Technical Support
5 2 (12.50%) Technical Support Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (12.50%) JSON
1 2 (12.50%) XML
2 1 (6.25%) Ajax
2 1 (6.25%) Android SDK
2 1 (6.25%) AngularJS
2 1 (6.25%) CSS
2 1 (6.25%) CSS3
2 1 (6.25%) HTML
2 1 (6.25%) HTML5
2 1 (6.25%) J2EE
2 1 (6.25%) MEAP
2 1 (6.25%) Middleware
2 1 (6.25%) PhoneGap
Miscellaneous
1 5 (31.25%) iSeries
2 2 (12.50%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (12.50%) AS400
2 2 (12.50%) Management Information System
3 1 (6.25%) DataPower
3 1 (6.25%) Mobile App
3 1 (6.25%) PKI
Operating Systems
1 3 (18.75%) Windows
1 3 (18.75%) Windows 7
2 1 (6.25%) Android
2 1 (6.25%) Apple iOS
2 1 (6.25%) Linux
2 1 (6.25%) Solaris
2 1 (6.25%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (25.00%) Presales
2 3 (18.75%) Agile Software Development
2 3 (18.75%) Business Analysis
2 3 (18.75%) Migration
3 2 (12.50%) Business Continuity
3 2 (12.50%) Business Continuity Management
3 2 (12.50%) Data Protection
3 2 (12.50%) Data Security
3 2 (12.50%) Information Security
3 2 (12.50%) ITIL
3 2 (12.50%) Risk Analysis
3 2 (12.50%) Stakeholder Management
3 2 (12.50%) Waterfall
4 1 (6.25%) Data Architecture
4 1 (6.25%) Escalation Management
4 1 (6.25%) High Availability
4 1 (6.25%) Mentoring
4 1 (6.25%) Performance Tuning
4 1 (6.25%) Resource Management
4 1 (6.25%) SDLC
Programming Languages
1 3 (18.75%) SQL
2 2 (12.50%) Java
2 2 (12.50%) JavaScript
3 1 (6.25%) PL/SQL
3 1 (6.25%) Shell Script
3 1 (6.25%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 3 (18.75%) Degree
2 2 (12.50%) CISM
2 2 (12.50%) CISSP
2 2 (12.50%) SSCP
System Software
1 1 (6.25%) Time Sharing Option
Vendors
1 5 (31.25%) Oracle
2 4 (25.00%) IBM
3 3 (18.75%) NetApp
4 2 (12.50%) Unisys
5 1 (6.25%) Teradata