The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Mainframe in permanent job vacancies advertised in Surrey. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited Mainframe over the 3 months to 25 March 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
25 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Mainframes
South East / Surrey
Rank 167 194 210
Rank change year-on-year +27 +16  
Permanent jobs citing Mainframe 2 13 7
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Surrey 0.072% 0.31% 0.16%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 0.21% 0.73% 0.41%
Number of salaries quoted 2 13 5
Median salary £70,000 £24,000 £30,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +191.66% -20.00%  
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 Surrey with a requirement for generic IT skills.

Generic IT Skills
Surrey
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for generic IT skills 970 1793 1689
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Surrey 34.77% 43.18% 37.84%
Number of salaries quoted 788 1474 1415
Median salary £46,000 £45,000 £46,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +2.22% -2.17%  
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £27,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £62,500 £65,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year - +6.25%  

Mainframe
Job Vacancy Trend in Surrey

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Surrey 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 Surrey

Mainframe
Salary Trend in Surrey

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

Salary trend for Mainframe in Surrey

Mainframe
Job Locations in Surrey

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Mainframe within the Surrey region over the 3 months to 25 March 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Staines - 2 £70,000 -
Mainframe
South East

Mainframe
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Surrey

For the 6 months to 25 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 Surrey region with a requirement for Mainframe.

1 6 (100.00%) COBOL
1 6 (100.00%) DB2
1 6 (100.00%) CICS
2 4 (66.67%) IBM
2 4 (66.67%) MVS
2 4 (66.67%) JCL
2 4 (66.67%) UML
2 4 (66.67%) IBM Mainframe
3 3 (50.00%) Retail
3 3 (50.00%) Unix
3 3 (50.00%) Java
3 3 (50.00%) Oracle
4 2 (33.33%) Linux
4 2 (33.33%) Tuxedo
4 2 (33.33%) Adabas
4 2 (33.33%) RDBMS
4 2 (33.33%) Micro Focus
4 2 (33.33%) Shell Script
4 2 (33.33%) C
4 2 (33.33%) Assembly Language
4 2 (33.33%) zOS
4 2 (33.33%) Migration
4 2 (33.33%) Data Migration
4 2 (33.33%) Product Management
4 2 (33.33%) Oracle Database
4 2 (33.33%) Relational Database
4 2 (33.33%) Analytical Skills
4 2 (33.33%) User Acceptance Testing
4 2 (33.33%) Marketing
4 2 (33.33%) Degree

Mainframe
Top Related IT Skills in Surrey 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 6 (100.00%) CICS
2 2 (33.33%) Tuxedo
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (100.00%) DB2
2 2 (33.33%) Adabas
2 2 (33.33%) Oracle Database
2 2 (33.33%) RDBMS
2 2 (33.33%) Relational Database
General
1 3 (50.00%) Retail
2 2 (33.33%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 4 (66.67%) Analyst
1 4 (66.67%) CICS Analyst
1 4 (66.67%) COBOL Analyst
2 3 (50.00%) Analyst Programmer
2 3 (50.00%) CICS Programmer
2 3 (50.00%) COBOL Analyst Programmer
2 3 (50.00%) COBOL Programmer
2 3 (50.00%) DB2 Programmer
2 3 (50.00%) Programmer
3 2 (33.33%) Data Migration Engineer
3 2 (33.33%) Linux Engineer
3 2 (33.33%) Migration Engineer
3 2 (33.33%) Presales Engineer
3 2 (33.33%) Presales Linux Engineer
3 2 (33.33%) Unix Engineer
3 2 (33.33%) Unix Linux Engineer
4 1 (16.67%) Mainframe Analyst
4 1 (16.67%) Technical Analyst
Miscellaneous
1 4 (66.67%) IBM Mainframe
2 2 (33.33%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 4 (66.67%) MVS
2 3 (50.00%) Unix
3 2 (33.33%) Linux
3 2 (33.33%) zOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (66.67%) UML
2 2 (33.33%) Data Migration
2 2 (33.33%) Migration
2 2 (33.33%) Presales
2 2 (33.33%) Product Management
2 2 (33.33%) User Acceptance Testing
Programming Languages
1 6 (100.00%) COBOL
2 4 (66.67%) JCL
3 3 (50.00%) Java
4 2 (33.33%) Assembly Language
4 2 (33.33%) C
4 2 (33.33%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 2 (33.33%) Degree
Vendors
1 4 (66.67%) IBM
2 3 (50.00%) Oracle
3 2 (33.33%) Micro Focus