The table below looks at the prevalence of the term IBM Mainframe in permanent job vacancies advertised in London. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited IBM Mainframe over the 3 months to 28 June 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

IBM Mainframe
England / London
3 months to
28 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 604 619 652
Rank change year-on-year +15 +33  
Permanent jobs citing IBM Mainframe 8 25 17
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in London 0.022% 0.062% 0.038%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 0.046% 0.14% 0.083%
Number of salaries quoted 8 1 9
Median salary £45,000 £65,000 £62,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -30.76% +4.00%  
UK excluding London median salary £80,000 £60,000 £47,500
% change year-on-year +33.33% +26.31%  

IBM 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 London with a requirement for generic IT skills.

Generic IT Skills
London
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for generic IT skills 17357 18507 20479
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in London 47.35% 46.21% 46.27%
Number of salaries quoted 13156 15733 16783
Median salary £60,000 £60,000 £57,500
Median salary % change year-on-year - +4.34%  
90% offered a salary of more than £37,500 £35,000 £33,929
10% offered a salary of more than £90,000 £85,000 £85,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year - +6.25%  

IBM Mainframe
Job Vacancy Trend in London

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in London citing IBM Mainframe as a proportion of all permanent or contract IT jobs with a match in the Miscellaneous category.

Job vacancy trend for IBM Mainframe in London

IBM Mainframe
Salary Trend in London

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

Salary trend for IBM Mainframe in London

IBM Mainframe
Job Locations in London

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing IBM Mainframe within the London region over the 3 months to 28 June 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
City of London +29 5 £45,000 -
IBM Mainframe
England

For the 6 months to 28 June 2017, IT jobs citing IBM 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 London region with a requirement for IBM Mainframe.

1 9 (100.00%) IBM
1 9 (100.00%) Mainframe
1 9 (100.00%) AS400
2 7 (77.78%) Unix
2 7 (77.78%) Client/Server
2 7 (77.78%) MS Visio
2 7 (77.78%) Microsoft
2 7 (77.78%) Lotus
2 7 (77.78%) OS/390
2 7 (77.78%) Tivoli
2 7 (77.78%) Tivoli NetView
2 7 (77.78%) BMC PATROL
2 7 (77.78%) Microsoft Office
2 7 (77.78%) IBM Notes
2 7 (77.78%) Front Office
2 7 (77.78%) Virtual Desktop
3 5 (55.56%) Asset Management
4 4 (44.44%) Windows
5 3 (33.33%) Finance
6 2 (22.22%) VMware
6 2 (22.22%) MVC
6 2 (22.22%) TCP/IP
6 2 (22.22%) CRM
6 2 (22.22%) Windows NT
6 2 (22.22%) E-Commerce
6 2 (22.22%) ASP.NET
6 2 (22.22%) Web Services
6 2 (22.22%) C#
6 2 (22.22%) .NET
6 2 (22.22%) SQL Server

IBM Mainframe
Co-occurring IT Skills in London 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 7 (77.78%) IBM Notes
Applications
1 7 (77.78%) Microsoft Office
1 7 (77.78%) MS Visio
Communications & Networking
1 2 (22.22%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (22.22%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 2 (22.22%) Hudson
1 2 (22.22%) Jenkins
1 2 (22.22%) JIRA
1 2 (22.22%) Mercurial
1 2 (22.22%) NUnit
1 2 (22.22%) Selenium
1 2 (22.22%) Selenium IDE
1 2 (22.22%) SpecFlow
1 2 (22.22%) WebDriver
General
1 7 (77.78%) Front Office
2 3 (33.33%) Finance
3 2 (22.22%) Banking
3 2 (22.22%) Investment Banking
Job Titles
1 5 (55.56%) 2nd/3rd Line Support
1 5 (55.56%) 2nd/3rd Line Support Analyst
1 5 (55.56%) 3rd Line Support
1 5 (55.56%) 3rd Line Support Analyst
1 5 (55.56%) Analyst
1 5 (55.56%) Asset Management Analyst
1 5 (55.56%) Support Analyst
1 5 (55.56%) Trade Floor Support Analyst
2 2 (22.22%) 2nd Line Support
3 1 (11.11%) Automation Tester
3 1 (11.11%) QA Automation Tester
3 1 (11.11%) QA Engineer
3 1 (11.11%) QA Tester
3 1 (11.11%) Senior Automation Tester
3 1 (11.11%) Senior QA Engineer
3 1 (11.11%) Senior QA Tester
3 1 (11.11%) Senior Tester
3 1 (11.11%) Tester
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (22.22%) .NET
1 2 (22.22%) ASP.NET
1 2 (22.22%) ASP.NET MVC
1 2 (22.22%) ASP.NET MVC 3
1 2 (22.22%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 9 (100.00%) AS400
1 9 (100.00%) Mainframe
2 7 (77.78%) Client/Server
Operating Systems
1 7 (77.78%) OS/390
1 7 (77.78%) Unix
2 4 (44.44%) Windows
3 2 (22.22%) Windows NT
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (55.56%) Asset Management
2 2 (22.22%) Agile Software Development
2 2 (22.22%) Continuous Integration
2 2 (22.22%) CRM
2 2 (22.22%) E-Commerce
2 2 (22.22%) Fund Management
2 2 (22.22%) Manual Testing
2 2 (22.22%) MVC
2 2 (22.22%) Performance Testing
2 2 (22.22%) Project Management
2 2 (22.22%) Security Testing
2 2 (22.22%) Test Automation
2 2 (22.22%) Test Scripting
3 1 (11.11%) QA Automation
3 1 (11.11%) SDET
Programming Languages
1 2 (22.22%) C#
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (22.22%) QA
System Software
1 7 (77.78%) Virtual Desktop
2 2 (22.22%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 7 (77.78%) BMC PATROL
1 7 (77.78%) Tivoli
1 7 (77.78%) Tivoli NetView
Vendors
1 9 (100.00%) IBM
2 7 (77.78%) Lotus
2 7 (77.78%) Microsoft
3 2 (22.22%) VMware