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 26 June 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

Mainframes
North West / Manchester
3 months to
26 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 214 176 170
Rank change year-on-year -38 -6  
Permanent jobs citing Mainframe 1 5 16
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Manchester 0.024% 0.14% 0.48%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 0.057% 0.35% 1.25%
Number of salaries quoted 1 3 9
Median salary £50,000 £55,000 £60,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -9.09% -8.33%  
UK excluding London median salary £43,750 £47,500 £48,000
% change year-on-year -7.89% -1.04%  

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 1743 1427 1281
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Manchester 41.36% 41.33% 38.17%
Number of salaries quoted 1519 1250 1044
Median salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +6.25% -  
90% offered a salary of more than £27,000 £25,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £60,000 £57,500
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

For the 6 months to 26 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 Manchester region with a requirement for Mainframe.

1 3 (75.00%) Service Management
2 2 (50.00%) Incident Management
2 2 (50.00%) Banking
2 2 (50.00%) CMDB
2 2 (50.00%) Problem Management
2 2 (50.00%) ServiceCenter
2 2 (50.00%) Root Cause Analysis
2 2 (50.00%) Telepresence
2 2 (50.00%) ITIL
2 2 (50.00%) Sun
2 2 (50.00%) Peregrine
2 2 (50.00%) Management Information System
2 2 (50.00%) Stakeholder Management
3 1 (25.00%) TOWER Software
3 1 (25.00%) Hibernate
3 1 (25.00%) Agile Software Development
3 1 (25.00%) TDD
3 1 (25.00%) PRINCE
3 1 (25.00%) Netcool
3 1 (25.00%) Middleware
3 1 (25.00%) Project Management
3 1 (25.00%) PMI
3 1 (25.00%) PMI Certification
3 1 (25.00%) CICS
3 1 (25.00%) Assembly Language
3 1 (25.00%) PRINCE2
3 1 (25.00%) Windows
3 1 (25.00%) Linux
3 1 (25.00%) JBoss
3 1 (25.00%) RUP

Mainframe
Co-occurring 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:

Application Platforms
1 1 (25.00%) CICS
1 1 (25.00%) JBoss
1 1 (25.00%) WebLogic
1 1 (25.00%) WebSphere
Communications & Networking
1 2 (50.00%) Telepresence
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (25.00%) DB2
Development Applications
1 1 (25.00%) ClearCase
1 1 (25.00%) Subversion
General
1 2 (50.00%) Banking
2 1 (25.00%) Retail
2 1 (25.00%) Retail Banking
Job Titles
1 1 (25.00%) Incident Manager
1 1 (25.00%) Integration Engineer
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%) Operations Manager
1 1 (25.00%) Production Manager
1 1 (25.00%) Support Manager
1 1 (25.00%) Support Specialist
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (25.00%) EJB
1 1 (25.00%) Hibernate
1 1 (25.00%) J2EE
1 1 (25.00%) JMS
1 1 (25.00%) JSP
1 1 (25.00%) Middleware
1 1 (25.00%) Servlets
1 1 (25.00%) Struts
1 1 (25.00%) Web Services
1 1 (25.00%) WSDL
1 1 (25.00%) XML
1 1 (25.00%) XSD
Miscellaneous
1 2 (50.00%) CMDB
1 2 (50.00%) Management Information System
2 1 (25.00%) PMI
Operating Systems
1 1 (25.00%) Linux
1 1 (25.00%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (75.00%) Service Management
2 2 (50.00%) Incident Management
2 2 (50.00%) ITIL
2 2 (50.00%) Problem Management
2 2 (50.00%) Root Cause Analysis
2 2 (50.00%) Stakeholder Management
3 1 (25.00%) Agile Project Management
3 1 (25.00%) Agile Software Development
3 1 (25.00%) Asset Management
3 1 (25.00%) BDD
3 1 (25.00%) Continuous Integration
3 1 (25.00%) PRINCE2
3 1 (25.00%) RUP
3 1 (25.00%) SDLC
3 1 (25.00%) Software Asset Management
3 1 (25.00%) Stakeholder Engagement
3 1 (25.00%) TDD
3 1 (25.00%) Test Automation
3 1 (25.00%) Test Strategy
3 1 (25.00%) Waterfall
Programming Languages
1 1 (25.00%) Assembly Language
1 1 (25.00%) COBOL
1 1 (25.00%) Java
1 1 (25.00%) JavaScript
1 1 (25.00%) SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (25.00%) PMI Certification
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%) Chordiant
2 1 (25.00%) Oracle
2 1 (25.00%) Snow
2 1 (25.00%) TOWER Software
Manchester, Lancashire
TEKsystems
Salary: £60000 - £80000 per annum + Benefit Package
Posted: 3 days ago