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

Mainframes
England / London
3 months to
22 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 562 571 518
Rank change year-on-year +9 -53  
Permanent jobs citing Mainframe 52 77 158
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in London 0.14% 0.19% 0.35%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 0.30% 0.41% 0.76%
Number of salaries quoted 24 37 121
Median salary £55,000 £70,000 £62,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -21.42% +12.00%  
90% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £50,000 £52,500
10% offered a salary of more than £94,250 £83,500 £100,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £48,500 £48,500
% change year-on-year -7.21% -  

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 17253 18606 20742
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in London 47.28% 46.28% 46.14%
Number of salaries quoted 13158 15800 16962
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 £34,000
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%  

Mainframe
Job Vacancy Trend in London

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in London 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 London

Mainframe
Salary Trend in London

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

Salary trend for Mainframe in London

Mainframe
Salary Histogram in London

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Mainframe in London over the 3 months to 22 June 2017.

Salary histogram for Mainframe in London

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 Mainframe within the London region over the 3 months to 22 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
Canary Wharf - 10 - -
City of London +15 7 £45,000 -35.71%
Uxbridge - 1 - -
Mainframe
England

For the 6 months to 22 June 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 London region with a requirement for Mainframe.

1 31 (32.98%) Finance
1 31 (32.98%) Agile Software Development
2 27 (28.72%) Unix
3 26 (27.66%) Java
4 25 (26.60%) Banking
4 25 (26.60%) Retail
5 20 (21.28%) Asset Management
5 20 (21.28%) Oracle
6 19 (20.21%) Windows
7 18 (19.15%) Microsoft
7 18 (19.15%) Investment Banking
7 18 (19.15%) QA
8 17 (18.09%) SOA
8 17 (18.09%) Management Information System
9 16 (17.02%) Back Office
9 16 (17.02%) Risk Management
9 16 (17.02%) CRM
9 16 (17.02%) Open Source
9 16 (17.02%) Process Improvement
9 16 (17.02%) Mentoring
10 15 (15.96%) Spring
10 15 (15.96%) Maven
10 15 (15.96%) Cognizant
11 14 (14.89%) JMS
11 14 (14.89%) SOAP
11 14 (14.89%) Service Management
11 14 (14.89%) SAML
11 14 (14.89%) Marketing
11 14 (14.89%) Data Management
11 14 (14.89%) Subversion

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 14 (14.89%) Anypoint
1 14 (14.89%) Mule
1 14 (14.89%) Mule ESB
1 14 (14.89%) Oracle Service Bus
1 14 (14.89%) Oracle SOA Suite
2 5 (5.32%) IBM Notes
3 2 (2.13%) CICS
3 2 (2.13%) Tuxedo
4 1 (1.06%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
4 1 (1.06%) Cloud Foundry
4 1 (1.06%) Oracle Workflow
4 1 (1.06%) WebSphere
Applications
1 10 (10.64%) Microsoft Excel
1 10 (10.64%) Microsoft PowerPoint
2 7 (7.45%) Microsoft Office
2 7 (7.45%) MS Visio
3 1 (1.06%) EngageOne
Business Applications
1 3 (3.19%) Payment Gateway
2 1 (1.06%) Oracle Assets
2 1 (1.06%) Oracle E-Business Tax
2 1 (1.06%) Oracle FAH
2 1 (1.06%) Oracle Financials
2 1 (1.06%) Oracle General Ledger
2 1 (1.06%) Oracle Internet Expenses
2 1 (1.06%) Oracle iProcurement
2 1 (1.06%) Oracle Payables
2 1 (1.06%) Oracle Receivables
2 1 (1.06%) Oracle Subledger Accounting
2 1 (1.06%) SAP Retail
Cloud Services
1 14 (14.89%) GitHub
1 14 (14.89%) SaaS
2 3 (3.19%) Amazon AWS
2 3 (3.19%) Microsoft Azure
3 2 (2.13%) IaaS
3 2 (2.13%) PaaS
4 1 (1.06%) Cloud Computing
4 1 (1.06%) Google Analytics
Communications & Networking
1 11 (11.70%) Network Security
2 4 (4.26%) Wireless
3 2 (2.13%) Firewall
4 1 (1.06%) HTTP
4 1 (1.06%) Intrusion Detection
4 1 (1.06%) NAS
4 1 (1.06%) SAN
4 1 (1.06%) SMS
4 1 (1.06%) TCP/IP
4 1 (1.06%) VoIP
4 1 (1.06%) VPN
4 1 (1.06%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (6.38%) Big Data
1 6 (6.38%) DB2
2 4 (4.26%) Data Warehouse
3 2 (2.13%) Adabas
3 2 (2.13%) Enterprise Data Warehouse
3 2 (2.13%) Oracle Database
3 2 (2.13%) RDBMS
3 2 (2.13%) Relational Database
3 2 (2.13%) SQL Server
4 1 (1.06%) Easytrieve
4 1 (1.06%) GIS
4 1 (1.06%) Hadoop
4 1 (1.06%) NoSQL
4 1 (1.06%) Oracle BI EE
Development Applications
1 15 (15.96%) Maven
2 14 (14.89%) Subversion
3 5 (5.32%) JIRA
4 4 (4.26%) Jenkins
5 3 (3.19%) Selenium
6 2 (2.13%) Hudson
6 2 (2.13%) Mercurial
6 2 (2.13%) NUnit
6 2 (2.13%) Selenium IDE
6 2 (2.13%) SpecFlow
6 2 (2.13%) VersionOne
6 2 (2.13%) WebDriver
7 1 (1.06%) Fiddler
7 1 (1.06%) Firebug
7 1 (1.06%) Git (software)
7 1 (1.06%) Grunt
7 1 (1.06%) gulp
7 1 (1.06%) HP UFT
7 1 (1.06%) PostCSS
General
1 31 (32.98%) Finance
2 25 (26.60%) Banking
2 25 (26.60%) Retail
3 18 (19.15%) Investment Banking
4 16 (17.02%) Back Office
5 14 (14.89%) Marketing
6 13 (13.83%) Retail Banking
7 5 (5.32%) Front Office
8 3 (3.19%) Manufacturing
9 2 (2.13%) Legal
10 1 (1.06%) Advertising
10 1 (1.06%) Financial Institution
Job Titles
1 19 (20.21%) Architect
2 17 (18.09%) Senior Data Warehouse Specialist
3 14 (14.89%) MuleSoft Architect
3 14 (14.89%) Senior Architect
4 13 (13.83%) Consultant
4 13 (13.83%) IT Manager
4 13 (13.83%) IT Services Manager
4 13 (13.83%) Product Manager
4 13 (13.83%) Service Manager
5 12 (12.77%) Analyst
6 8 (8.51%) Information Security Consultant
6 8 (8.51%) Security Consultant
7 7 (7.45%) Business Analyst
7 7 (7.45%) Senior Consultant
7 7 (7.45%) Senior Information Security Consultant
7 7 (7.45%) Senior Security Consultant
7 7 (7.45%) Tester
8 5 (5.32%) Developer
9 4 (4.26%) 3rd Line Support
9 4 (4.26%) Support Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 15 (15.96%) Spring
2 14 (14.89%) Hibernate
2 14 (14.89%) Java EE
2 14 (14.89%) JMS
2 14 (14.89%) OAuth
2 14 (14.89%) REST
2 14 (14.89%) SAML
2 14 (14.89%) SOAP
3 6 (6.38%) Web Services
4 5 (5.32%) Middleware
4 5 (5.32%) XML
5 3 (3.19%) .NET
5 3 (3.19%) CGI
6 2 (2.13%) ASP.NET
6 2 (2.13%) ASP.NET MVC
6 2 (2.13%) ASP.NET MVC 3
6 2 (2.13%) Sass
7 1 (1.06%) CSS3
7 1 (1.06%) HTML5
7 1 (1.06%) Node.js
Miscellaneous
1 17 (18.09%) Management Information System
2 14 (14.89%) Enterprise Software
3 13 (13.83%) Pricing Data
3 13 (13.83%) Reference Data
4 8 (8.51%) IBM Mainframe
5 7 (7.45%) AS400
6 5 (5.32%) Analytical Skills
6 5 (5.32%) Client/Server
7 3 (3.19%) Data Centre
7 3 (3.19%) Data Structures
8 2 (2.13%) Social Media
8 2 (2.13%) Wiki
9 1 (1.06%) Cyberthreat
9 1 (1.06%) FMCG
9 1 (1.06%) Minimum Viable Product
9 1 (1.06%) Mobile App
9 1 (1.06%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 27 (28.72%) Unix
2 19 (20.21%) Windows
3 9 (9.57%) Linux
4 5 (5.32%) OS/390
5 2 (2.13%) zOS
6 1 (1.06%) HPUX
6 1 (1.06%) Windows NT
6 1 (1.06%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 31 (32.98%) Agile Software Development
2 20 (21.28%) Asset Management
3 17 (18.09%) SOA
4 16 (17.02%) CRM
4 16 (17.02%) Mentoring
4 16 (17.02%) Open Source
4 16 (17.02%) Process Improvement
4 16 (17.02%) Risk Management
5 14 (14.89%) BPEL
5 14 (14.89%) Data Management
5 14 (14.89%) Information Security
5 14 (14.89%) Service Management
5 14 (14.89%) Wealth Management
6 13 (13.83%) ITSM
7 12 (12.77%) Risk Assessment
8 10 (10.64%) Information Assurance
8 10 (10.64%) Information Security Governance
8 10 (10.64%) IT Governance
8 10 (10.64%) ITIL
8 10 (10.64%) Security Architecture
Programming Languages
1 26 (27.66%) Java
2 8 (8.51%) SQL
3 6 (6.38%) C#
4 5 (5.32%) COBOL
5 4 (4.26%) C++
6 3 (3.19%) C
6 3 (3.19%) JavaScript
6 3 (3.19%) Shell Script
7 2 (2.13%) Assembly Language
7 2 (2.13%) Python
8 1 (1.06%) JCL
8 1 (1.06%) Perl
8 1 (1.06%) PHP
Qualifications
1 8 (8.51%) Degree
2 4 (4.26%) CISSP
3 3 (3.19%) CISA
3 3 (3.19%) CISM
4 2 (2.13%) (ISC)2 CCSP
4 2 (2.13%) CBAP
4 2 (2.13%) Cisco Certification
4 2 (2.13%) CRISC
5 1 (1.06%) ISTQB
5 1 (1.06%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 18 (19.15%) QA
2 13 (13.83%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 10 (10.64%) COBIT
4 3 (3.19%) ISO/IEC 27002 (supersedes ISO/IEC 17799)
4 3 (3.19%) PCI DSS
5 1 (1.06%) Sarbanes-Oxley
5 1 (1.06%) SLA
System Software
1 5 (5.32%) Virtual Desktop
2 4 (4.26%) VMware Infrastructure
3 2 (2.13%) RACF
4 1 (1.06%) Active Directory
4 1 (1.06%) Virtual Machines
4 1 (1.06%) VMware ESXi
4 1 (1.06%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 14 (14.89%) CloudHub
2 5 (5.32%) BMC PATROL
2 5 (5.32%) Tivoli
2 5 (5.32%) Tivoli NetView
3 2 (2.13%) Opscode Chef
3 2 (2.13%) Puppet
3 2 (2.13%) zSecure
4 1 (1.06%) CA Endevor
4 1 (1.06%) nmon
Vendors
1 20 (21.28%) Oracle
2 18 (19.15%) Microsoft
3 15 (15.96%) Cognizant
4 14 (14.89%) MuleSoft
5 10 (10.64%) IBM
6 6 (6.38%) SAP
7 5 (5.32%) Lotus
8 4 (4.26%) VMware
9 3 (3.19%) Cisco
9 3 (3.19%) JDA
10 2 (2.13%) CA Agile Central
10 2 (2.13%) HP
10 2 (2.13%) Micro Focus
11 1 (1.06%) Ab Initio
11 1 (1.06%) Apple
11 1 (1.06%) Avaya
11 1 (1.06%) CA
11 1 (1.06%) Canon
11 1 (1.06%) Citrix
11 1 (1.06%) MobileIron
London
Salt
Salary: £45000.00 - £55000.00 per annum + bonus+benefits+package
Posted: 3 days ago
London
Morgan Stanley
Salary: Competitive plus benefits
Posted: 8 days ago
London
Churchill Frank
Salary: £100000 - £101000 per annum
Posted: 20 days ago
London
VirtusaPolaris
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 22 days ago