The table below looks at the prevalence of the term IBM Mainframe in permanent job vacancies advertised in the South West. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited IBM Mainframe over the 3 months to 23 June 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

IBM Mainframe
England / South West
3 months to
23 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank - - 249
Permanent jobs citing IBM Mainframe 0 0 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the South West - - 0.017%
As % of the Miscellaneous category - - 0.049%
Number of salaries quoted 0 0 0
Median salary - - -
UK excluding London median salary £80,000 £60,000 £47,500
% change year-on-year +33.33% +26.31%  

IBM 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 the South West with a requirement for generic IT skills.

Generic IT Skills
South West
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for generic IT skills 2010 1974 2056
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in the South West 37.95% 37.69% 34.22%
Number of salaries quoted 1618 1634 1622
Median salary £40,000 £42,000 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -4.76% +12.00%  
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £26,300 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £57,500 £65,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year - +6.25%  

IBM Mainframe
Job Vacancy Trend in the South West

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in the South West citing IBM Mainframe as a proportion of all permanent or contract IT jobs with a match in the Miscellaneous category.

Job vacancy trend for IBM Mainframe in the South West

IBM Mainframe
Salary Trend in the South West

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

Salary trend for IBM Mainframe in the South West