The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Mainframe in permanent job vacancies advertised in Knutsford. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited Mainframe over the 3 months to 29 March 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

Mainframes
Cheshire / Knutsford
3 months to
29 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 20 - 26
Rank change year-on-year - 0  
Permanent jobs citing Mainframe 6 0 4
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Knutsford 6.74% - 2.40%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 12.77% - 4.44%
Number of salaries quoted 6 0 4
Median salary £46,750 - £65,000
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 Knutsford with a requirement for generic IT skills.

Generic IT Skills
Knutsford
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for generic IT skills 47 40 90
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Knutsford 52.81% 48.78% 53.89%
Number of salaries quoted 26 22 54
Median salary £44,000 £40,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +10.00% -5.88%  
90% offered a salary of more than £31,000 £31,850 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £56,750 £67,500 £52,300
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year - +6.25%  

Mainframe
Job Vacancy Trend in Knutsford

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Knutsford 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 Knutsford

Mainframe
Salary Trend in Knutsford

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

Salary trend for Mainframe in Knutsford

For the 6 months to 29 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 Knutsford region with a requirement for Mainframe.

1 7 (77.78%) Banking
2 6 (66.67%) Finance
2 6 (66.67%) SQL
3 5 (55.56%) Oracle
3 5 (55.56%) Linux
3 5 (55.56%) Oracle Reports
3 5 (55.56%) Unix
3 5 (55.56%) Incident Management
3 5 (55.56%) Performance Management
3 5 (55.56%) Oracle Database
3 5 (55.56%) Relational Database
4 3 (33.33%) DB2
4 3 (33.33%) Service Management
5 2 (22.22%) IMS/DB
5 2 (22.22%) Software Engineering
5 2 (22.22%) COBOL
5 2 (22.22%) IBM
5 2 (22.22%) CICS
5 2 (22.22%) SDLC
5 2 (22.22%) Degree
5 2 (22.22%) IBM Mainframe
6 1 (11.11%) Investment Management
6 1 (11.11%) Continuous Integration
6 1 (11.11%) Windows
6 1 (11.11%) Java
6 1 (11.11%) .NET
6 1 (11.11%) C#
6 1 (11.11%) SQL Server
6 1 (11.11%) Agile Software Development
6 1 (11.11%) TDD

Mainframe
Co-occurring IT Skills in Knutsford 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 2 (22.22%) CICS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (55.56%) Oracle Database
1 5 (55.56%) Oracle Reports
1 5 (55.56%) Relational Database
2 3 (33.33%) DB2
3 2 (22.22%) IMS/DB
4 1 (11.11%) SQL Server
General
1 7 (77.78%) Banking
2 6 (66.67%) Finance
Job Titles
1 5 (55.56%) Support Specialist
2 4 (44.44%) Applications Specialist
2 4 (44.44%) Applications Support
2 4 (44.44%) Applications Support Specialist
3 2 (22.22%) Designer
4 1 (11.11%) C# Developer
4 1 (11.11%) Developer
4 1 (11.11%) Integration Engineer
4 1 (11.11%) Senior Data Warehouse Specialist
4 1 (11.11%) Senior Technical Specialist
4 1 (11.11%) Senior Technical Support
4 1 (11.11%) Senior Unix Technical Specialist
4 1 (11.11%) Technical Specialist
4 1 (11.11%) Technical Support
4 1 (11.11%) Technical Support Specialist
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (11.11%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 2 (22.22%) IBM Mainframe
Operating Systems
1 5 (55.56%) Linux
1 5 (55.56%) Unix
2 1 (11.11%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (55.56%) Incident Management
1 5 (55.56%) Performance Management
2 3 (33.33%) Service Management
3 2 (22.22%) SDLC
3 2 (22.22%) Software Engineering
4 1 (11.11%) Agile Software Development
4 1 (11.11%) Continuous Integration
4 1 (11.11%) Investment Management
4 1 (11.11%) Scrum
4 1 (11.11%) TDD
Programming Languages
1 6 (66.67%) SQL
2 2 (22.22%) COBOL
3 1 (11.11%) C#
3 1 (11.11%) Java
Qualifications
1 2 (22.22%) Degree
Vendors
1 5 (55.56%) Oracle
2 2 (22.22%) IBM