The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Mainframe in permanent job vacancies advertised in Manchester. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited Mainframe over the 3 months to 27 March 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
27 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Mainframes
North West / Manchester
Rank 199 167 173
Rank change year-on-year -32 +6  
Permanent jobs citing Mainframe 3 13 18
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Manchester 0.077% 0.39% 0.48%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 0.18% 0.96% 1.31%
Number of salaries quoted 3 10 8
Median salary £47,500 £55,000 £63,750
Median salary % change year-on-year -13.63% -13.72%  
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 Manchester with a requirement for generic IT skills.

Generic IT Skills
Manchester
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for generic IT skills 1669 1354 1376
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Manchester 42.83% 40.14% 36.34%
Number of salaries quoted 1372 1124 1101
Median salary £40,000 £42,500 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -5.88% +13.33%  
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £25,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £64,400 £57,500 £60,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year - +6.25%  

Mainframe
Job Vacancy Trend in Manchester

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Manchester 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 Manchester

Mainframe
Salary Trend in Manchester

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

Salary trend for Mainframe in Manchester

Mainframe
Top 29 Related IT Skills in Manchester

For the 6 months to 27 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 Manchester region with a requirement for Mainframe.

1 2 (50.00%) Sun
1 2 (50.00%) Peregrine
1 2 (50.00%) ITIL
1 2 (50.00%) Service Management
1 2 (50.00%) Management Information System
1 2 (50.00%) Stakeholder Management
1 2 (50.00%) CMDB
1 2 (50.00%) Problem Management
1 2 (50.00%) ServiceCenter
1 2 (50.00%) Incident Management
1 2 (50.00%) Root Cause Analysis
1 2 (50.00%) Telepresence
2 1 (25.00%) Escalation Management
2 1 (25.00%) Snow
2 1 (25.00%) Software Asset Management
2 1 (25.00%) Resource Management
2 1 (25.00%) SCOM
2 1 (25.00%) Ganglia
2 1 (25.00%) TOWER Software
2 1 (25.00%) Banking
2 1 (25.00%) Asset Management
2 1 (25.00%) Supplier Management
2 1 (25.00%) Finance
2 1 (25.00%) Windows
2 1 (25.00%) Linux
2 1 (25.00%) E-Commerce
2 1 (25.00%) Netcool
2 1 (25.00%) Middleware
2 1 (25.00%) Project Management

Mainframe
Top Related IT Skills in Manchester 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:

Communications & Networking
1 2 (50.00%) Telepresence
General
1 1 (25.00%) Banking
1 1 (25.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 1 (25.00%) Incident Manager
1 1 (25.00%) Infrastructure Manager
1 1 (25.00%) Infrastructure Project Manager
1 1 (25.00%) IT Support
1 1 (25.00%) IT Support Specialist
1 1 (25.00%) ITIL Incident Manager
1 1 (25.00%) ITIL Manager
1 1 (25.00%) Mainframe Project Manager
1 1 (25.00%) Operations Manager
1 1 (25.00%) Production Manager
1 1 (25.00%) Project Manager
1 1 (25.00%) Support Manager
1 1 (25.00%) Support Specialist
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (25.00%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 2 (50.00%) CMDB
1 2 (50.00%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 1 (25.00%) Linux
1 1 (25.00%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (50.00%) Incident Management
1 2 (50.00%) ITIL
1 2 (50.00%) Problem Management
1 2 (50.00%) Root Cause Analysis
1 2 (50.00%) Service Management
1 2 (50.00%) Stakeholder Management
2 1 (25.00%) Asset Management
2 1 (25.00%) E-Commerce
2 1 (25.00%) Escalation Management
2 1 (25.00%) Project Management
2 1 (25.00%) Resource Management
2 1 (25.00%) Software Asset Management
2 1 (25.00%) Supplier Management
Systems Management
1 2 (50.00%) ServiceCenter
2 1 (25.00%) Ganglia
2 1 (25.00%) Netcool
2 1 (25.00%) SCOM
Vendors
1 2 (50.00%) Peregrine
1 2 (50.00%) Sun
2 1 (25.00%) Snow
2 1 (25.00%) TOWER Software