The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Mainframe in permanent job vacancies advertised in Kent. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited Mainframe over the 3 months to 22 March 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
22 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Mainframes
South East / Kent
Rank - 104 89
Permanent jobs citing Mainframe 0 1 4
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Kent - 0.087% 0.43%
As % of the Miscellaneous category - 0.24% 1.01%
Number of salaries quoted 0 1 4
Median salary - £85,000 £72,500
Median salary % change year-on-year - +17.24%  
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 Kent with a requirement for generic IT skills.

Generic IT Skills
Kent
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for generic IT skills 279 421 395
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Kent 34.74% 36.77% 42.20%
Number of salaries quoted 230 363 348
Median salary £35,000 £40,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -12.50% -  
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £26,000 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £67,500 £60,000 £60,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year - +6.25%  

Mainframe
Job Vacancy Trend in Kent

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Kent 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 Kent

Mainframe
Salary Trend in Kent

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

Salary trend for Mainframe in Kent