Period
to 18 November 2017

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 6 months to 18 November 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

Mainframes
South East > Surrey
6 months to
18 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 244 242 308
Rank change year-on-year -2 +66 +7
Permanent jobs citing Mainframe 13 35 6
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Surrey 0.21% 0.52% 0.070%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 0.57% 1.24% 0.17%
Number of salaries quoted 10 35 6
Surrey median annual salary £77,500 £52,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +47.62% +31.25% -36.00%
10th Percentile £57,750 £47,500 £36,250
90th Percentile £110,000 £63,750 £57,500
South East median annual salary £60,000 £55,000 £52,500
% change year-on-year +9.09% +4.76% -10.26%

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 Surrey with a requirement for generic IT skills.

All Generic IT Skills
Surrey
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for generic IT skills 2281 2821 3460
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Surrey 36.96% 42.23% 40.17%
Number of salaries quoted 1949 2433 3006
Surrey median annual salary £47,500 £47,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - +5.56% +2.27%
10th Percentile £26,250 £27,500 £25,750
90th Percentile £70,000 £68,750 £67,500
South East median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £44,500
% change year-on-year - +1.12% +4.71%

Mainframe
Job Vacancy Trend in Surrey

Job postings citing Mainframe as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Surrey.

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
Salary Histogram in Surrey

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Mainframe in Surrey over the 6 months to 18 November 2017.

Salary histogram 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 6 months to 18 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
Guildford -4 4 £65,000 +13.04%
Staines - 3 - - 3
Leatherhead - 1 £15,000 -
Mainframe
South East

For the 6 months to 18 November 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 9 (69.23%) C
1 9 (69.23%) Degree
2 5 (38.46%) C++
2 5 (38.46%) COBOL
2 5 (38.46%) Linux
3 4 (30.77%) Java
3 4 (30.77%) Assembly Language
3 4 (30.77%) Unix
3 4 (30.77%) PL/1
3 4 (30.77%) zOS
3 4 (30.77%) VMware
3 4 (30.77%) VMware Infrastructure
3 4 (30.77%) SCCM
3 4 (30.77%) Open Source
3 4 (30.77%) Data Centre
3 4 (30.77%) Analytical Skills
3 4 (30.77%) Master's Degree
4 3 (23.08%) Computer Science Degree
4 3 (23.08%) Private Cloud
4 3 (23.08%) IT Strategy
4 3 (23.08%) Performance Analysis
4 3 (23.08%) Capacity Planning
4 3 (23.08%) Microsoft Azure
4 3 (23.08%) Amazon AWS
4 3 (23.08%) Enterprise Storage
4 3 (23.08%) Load Balancing
4 3 (23.08%) Computer Science
4 3 (23.08%) Clustering
4 3 (23.08%) SAN
4 3 (23.08%) Replication

Mainframe
Co-occurring 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 3 (23.08%) SAS
Cloud Services
1 3 (23.08%) Amazon AWS
1 3 (23.08%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 3 (23.08%) LAN
1 3 (23.08%) SAN
1 3 (23.08%) WAN
2 1 (7.69%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (7.69%) DB2
1 1 (7.69%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 1 (7.69%) HP UFT
1 1 (7.69%) JIRA
1 1 (7.69%) LoadRunner
General
1 2 (15.38%) Finance
2 1 (7.69%) Back Office
Job Titles
1 4 (30.77%) Mainframe Support
1 4 (30.77%) Support Engineer
1 4 (30.77%) Technical Engineer
1 4 (30.77%) Technical Support
1 4 (30.77%) Technical Support Engineer
2 3 (23.08%) Analyst
2 3 (23.08%) Architect
2 3 (23.08%) Designer
2 3 (23.08%) Graduate
2 3 (23.08%) Infrastructure Analyst
2 3 (23.08%) Infrastructure Architect
2 3 (23.08%) LAN/WAN Analyst
2 3 (23.08%) Solutions Designer
2 3 (23.08%) Unix Analyst
2 3 (23.08%) Unix Architect
2 3 (23.08%) Wintel Analyst
2 3 (23.08%) Wintel Architect
3 1 (7.69%) DBA
3 1 (7.69%) Infrastructure Project Manager
3 1 (7.69%) Project Manager
Miscellaneous
1 4 (30.77%) Analytical Skills
1 4 (30.77%) Data Centre
2 3 (23.08%) Clustering
2 3 (23.08%) Computer Science
2 3 (23.08%) Enterprise Storage
2 3 (23.08%) Private Cloud
2 3 (23.08%) Replication
3 2 (15.38%) Enterprise Software
4 1 (7.69%) Fintech
4 1 (7.69%) IBM Mainframe
4 1 (7.69%) iSeries
4 1 (7.69%) Linux Command Line
Operating Systems
1 5 (38.46%) Linux
2 4 (30.77%) Unix
2 4 (30.77%) zOS
3 1 (7.69%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 1 (7.69%) Windows
3 1 (7.69%) Windows Server
3 1 (7.69%) Windows Server 2008
3 1 (7.69%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (30.77%) Open Source
2 3 (23.08%) Capacity Planning
2 3 (23.08%) IT Strategy
2 3 (23.08%) Load Balancing
2 3 (23.08%) Performance Analysis
3 2 (15.38%) Project Management
4 1 (7.69%) Agile Software Development
4 1 (7.69%) Business Analysis
4 1 (7.69%) ITIL
4 1 (7.69%) Mathematics
4 1 (7.69%) Planning and Forecasting
4 1 (7.69%) PRINCE2
4 1 (7.69%) Project Planning
4 1 (7.69%) Regulatory Compliance
4 1 (7.69%) Release Management
4 1 (7.69%) Re-Platforming
4 1 (7.69%) Service Management
4 1 (7.69%) Software Engineering
4 1 (7.69%) Stakeholder Engagement
4 1 (7.69%) Test Automation
Programming Languages
1 9 (69.23%) C
2 5 (38.46%) C++
2 5 (38.46%) COBOL
3 4 (30.77%) Assembly Language
3 4 (30.77%) Java
3 4 (30.77%) PL/1
4 1 (7.69%) C#
4 1 (7.69%) REXX
4 1 (7.69%) SQL
4 1 (7.69%) VB
4 1 (7.69%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 9 (69.23%) Degree
2 4 (30.77%) Master's Degree
3 3 (23.08%) Computer Science Degree
4 1 (7.69%) ISTQB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (7.69%) PMBOK
1 1 (7.69%) QA
System Software
1 4 (30.77%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 4 (30.77%) SCCM
Vendors
1 4 (30.77%) VMware
2 1 (7.69%) HP
2 1 (7.69%) IBM
2 1 (7.69%) Microsoft
2 1 (7.69%) Red Hat