Period
to 20 November 2017

The table below looks at the prevalence of the term IBM Mainframe in permanent job vacancies advertised in the South East. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited IBM Mainframe over the 6 months to 20 November 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

IBM Mainframe
England > South East
6 months to
20 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 547 563 628
Rank change year-on-year +16 +65 +26
Permanent jobs citing IBM Mainframe 2 27 24
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the South East 0.007% 0.078% 0.056%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 0.017% 0.20% 0.14%
Number of salaries quoted 1 27 24
South East median annual salary £80,000 £54,000 £52,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +48.15% +2.86% +7.69%
10th Percentile £75,000 £50,950 £42,500
90th Percentile £85,000 £77,000 £63,875
England median annual salary £45,000 £53,000 £52,500
% change year-on-year -15.09% +0.95% +5.00%

IBM Mainframe is in the Generic IT Skills category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies advertised in the South East with a requirement for generic IT skills.

All Generic IT Skills
South East
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for generic IT skills 11774 13382 16979
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the South East 38.47% 38.60% 39.62%
Number of salaries quoted 9667 11027 13781
South East median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £44,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - +2.27% +3.53%
10th Percentile £26,000 £26,250 £25,500
90th Percentile £68,750 £68,750 £67,500
England median annual salary £50,000 £50,000 £47,500
% change year-on-year - +5.26% +3.26%

IBM Mainframe
Job Vacancy Trend in the South East

Job postings citing IBM Mainframe as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in the South East.

Job vacancy trend for IBM Mainframe in the South East

IBM Mainframe
Salary Trend in the South East

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

Salary trend for IBM Mainframe in the South East

IBM Mainframe
Job Locations in the South East

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing IBM Mainframe within the South East region over the 6 months to 20 November 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Past 6 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Thames Valley +22 1 - -
Surrey -9 1 £80,000 +33.33%
Buckinghamshire - 1 - -
IBM Mainframe
England

For the 6 months to 20 November 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 South East region with a requirement for IBM Mainframe.

1 2 (100.00%) Mainframe
1 2 (100.00%) IBM
1 2 (100.00%) DB2
2 1 (50.00%) Linux
2 1 (50.00%) TCP/IP
2 1 (50.00%) HP
2 1 (50.00%) HP UFT
2 1 (50.00%) LoadRunner
2 1 (50.00%) REXX
2 1 (50.00%) Red Hat
2 1 (50.00%) C
2 1 (50.00%) C#
2 1 (50.00%) C++
2 1 (50.00%) COBOL
2 1 (50.00%) SQL
2 1 (50.00%) VBScript
2 1 (50.00%) VB
2 1 (50.00%) Finance
2 1 (50.00%) PostgreSQL
2 1 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
2 1 (50.00%) Software Engineering
2 1 (50.00%) ISTQB
2 1 (50.00%) Degree
2 1 (50.00%) JIRA
2 1 (50.00%) Load Balancing
2 1 (50.00%) QA
2 1 (50.00%) Release Management
2 1 (50.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
2 1 (50.00%) Database Tuning
2 1 (50.00%) Test Automation

IBM Mainframe
Co-occurring IT Skills in the South East 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 (50.00%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (100.00%) DB2
2 1 (50.00%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 1 (50.00%) HP UFT
1 1 (50.00%) JIRA
1 1 (50.00%) LoadRunner
General
1 1 (50.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 2 (100.00%) DBA
2 1 (50.00%) Applications Engineer
2 1 (50.00%) DB2 DBA
2 1 (50.00%) Mainframe DBA
2 1 (50.00%) PostgreSQL DBA
2 1 (50.00%) QA Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 2 (100.00%) Mainframe
2 1 (50.00%) Linux Command Line
Operating Systems
1 1 (50.00%) Linux
1 1 (50.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
1 1 (50.00%) Database Tuning
1 1 (50.00%) High Availability
1 1 (50.00%) Load Balancing
1 1 (50.00%) Performance Tuning
1 1 (50.00%) Release Management
1 1 (50.00%) Software Engineering
1 1 (50.00%) Task Automation
1 1 (50.00%) Test Automation
Programming Languages
1 1 (50.00%) C
1 1 (50.00%) C#
1 1 (50.00%) C++
1 1 (50.00%) COBOL
1 1 (50.00%) REXX
1 1 (50.00%) SQL
1 1 (50.00%) VB
1 1 (50.00%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 1 (50.00%) Degree
1 1 (50.00%) ISTQB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (50.00%) QA
Vendors
1 2 (100.00%) IBM
2 1 (50.00%) HP
2 1 (50.00%) Red Hat