The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Mainframe in permanent job vacancies advertised in Reading. 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
Berkshire / Reading
Rank - - 142
Permanent jobs citing Mainframe 0 0 11
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Reading - - 0.45%
As % of the Miscellaneous category - - 1.28%
Number of salaries quoted 0 0 11
Median salary - - £90,000
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 Reading with a requirement for generic IT skills.

Generic IT Skills
Reading
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for generic IT skills 439 771 857
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Reading 35.43% 39.56% 35.34%
Number of salaries quoted 313 660 556
Median salary £50,000 £45,000 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +11.11% -5.26%  
90% offered a salary of more than £27,000 £30,000 £29,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £80,000 £67,500
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year - +6.25%  

Mainframe
Job Vacancy Trend in Reading

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Reading 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 Reading

Mainframe
Salary Trend in Reading

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

Salary trend for Mainframe in Reading

Mainframe
Top 9 Related IT Skills in Reading

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 Reading region with a requirement for Mainframe.

1 1 (100.00%) E-business
1 1 (100.00%) Firewall
1 1 (100.00%) Data Security
1 1 (100.00%) Finance
1 1 (100.00%) Supplier Management
1 1 (100.00%) Strategic Planning
1 1 (100.00%) Network Security
1 1 (100.00%) Process Improvement
1 1 (100.00%) Analytical Skills

Mainframe
Top Related IT Skills in Reading 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 1 (100.00%) Firewall
1 1 (100.00%) Network Security
General
1 1 (100.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 1 (100.00%) Network Engineer
1 1 (100.00%) Network Security Engineer
1 1 (100.00%) Security Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 1 (100.00%) Analytical Skills
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (100.00%) Data Security
1 1 (100.00%) E-business
1 1 (100.00%) Process Improvement
1 1 (100.00%) Strategic Planning
1 1 (100.00%) Supplier Management