Period
to 15 October 2018

The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Mainframe in permanent job vacancies advertised in West Sussex. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited Mainframe over the 6 months to 15 October 2018 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

Mainframes
South East > West Sussex
6 months to
15 Oct 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 136 - 114
Rank change year-on-year - +114 +14
Permanent jobs citing Mainframe 13 0 49
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in West Sussex 0.56% - 2.01%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 1.46% - 5.53%
Number of salaries quoted 13 0 48
West Sussex median annual salary £55,000 - £58,000
10th Percentile £37,300 - £32,500
90th Percentile £65,250 - £65,750
South East median annual salary £70,000 £60,000 £57,500
% change year-on-year +16.67% +4.35% +9.52%

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 West Sussex with a requirement for generic IT skills.

All Generic IT Skills
West Sussex
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for generic IT skills 891 757 886
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in West Sussex 38.39% 37.57% 36.34%
Number of salaries quoted 746 692 829
West Sussex median annual salary £45,000 £40,000 £43,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +12.50% -6.98% +1.18%
10th Percentile £25,000 £25,500 £23,750
90th Percentile £61,875 £60,000 £62,500
South East median annual salary £47,500 £45,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year +5.56% - +4.65%

Mainframe
Job Vacancy Trend in West Sussex

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

Job vacancy trend for Mainframe in West Sussex

Mainframe
Salary Trend in West Sussex

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

Salary trend for Mainframe in West Sussex

Mainframe
Salary Histogram in West Sussex

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Mainframe in West Sussex over the 6 months to 15 October 2018.

Salary histogram for Mainframe in West Sussex

Mainframe
Job Locations in West Sussex

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Mainframe within the West Sussex region over the 6 months to 15 October 2018. 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
Crawley - 7 £63,500 -
Burgess Hill - 4 £40,750 - 3
Mainframe
South East

For the 6 months to 15 October 2018, IT jobs citing Mainframe also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all permanent job ads across the West Sussex region with a requirement for Mainframe.

1 7 (53.85%) Finance
2 6 (46.15%) Unix
3 5 (38.46%) Test Automation
4 4 (30.77%) XenApp
4 4 (30.77%) XenDesktop
4 4 (30.77%) VMware Infrastructure
4 4 (30.77%) Windows Server 2008
4 4 (30.77%) iSeries
4 4 (30.77%) SCCM
4 4 (30.77%) VMware
4 4 (30.77%) Agile Software Development
4 4 (30.77%) Project Planning
4 4 (30.77%) Windows
4 4 (30.77%) ITIL
4 4 (30.77%) PRINCE2
4 4 (30.77%) WAN
4 4 (30.77%) VPN
4 4 (30.77%) Cisco
4 4 (30.77%) C
4 4 (30.77%) LAN
4 4 (30.77%) Citrix
4 4 (30.77%) MPLS
4 4 (30.77%) Project Management
4 4 (30.77%) Service Management
4 4 (30.77%) Back Office
4 4 (30.77%) Telecoms
4 4 (30.77%) Stakeholder Engagement
4 4 (30.77%) Windows Server 2012
4 4 (30.77%) PMBOK
4 4 (30.77%) Data Centre

Mainframe
Co-occurring IT Skills in West Sussex 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 2 (15.38%) CMS
Cloud Services
1 2 (15.38%) OpenShift
Communications & Networking
1 4 (30.77%) LAN
1 4 (30.77%) MPLS
1 4 (30.77%) VPN
1 4 (30.77%) WAN
2 1 (7.69%) SMS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (23.08%) DB2
Development Applications
1 3 (23.08%) JUnit
2 2 (15.38%) Cucumber
2 2 (15.38%) JMeter
2 2 (15.38%) Selenium
3 1 (7.69%) Mockito
General
1 7 (53.85%) Finance
2 4 (30.77%) Back Office
2 4 (30.77%) Telecoms
3 2 (15.38%) Games
Job Titles
1 4 (30.77%) Infrastructure Manager
1 4 (30.77%) Infrastructure Project Manager
1 4 (30.77%) Network Infrastructure Manager
1 4 (30.77%) Network Infrastructure Project Manager
1 4 (30.77%) Network Manager
1 4 (30.77%) Network Project Manager
1 4 (30.77%) Project Manager
2 3 (23.08%) Test Engineer
2 3 (23.08%) z/OS Specialist
3 2 (15.38%) Java Engineer
4 1 (7.69%) Angular Developer
4 1 (7.69%) Developer
4 1 (7.69%) Java Developer
4 1 (7.69%) Programmer
4 1 (7.69%) QA Engineer
4 1 (7.69%) QA Test Engineer
4 1 (7.69%) React Developer
4 1 (7.69%) Systems Programmer
4 1 (7.69%) z/OS Systems Programmer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (23.08%) AngularJS
1 3 (23.08%) Spring
2 2 (15.38%) CSS
2 2 (15.38%) HTML
2 2 (15.38%) Kafka
2 2 (15.38%) Spring Boot
2 2 (15.38%) Web Services
3 1 (7.69%) React
Miscellaneous
1 4 (30.77%) Data Centre
1 4 (30.77%) iSeries
2 3 (23.08%) Analytical Skills
2 3 (23.08%) IBM Mainframe
3 2 (15.38%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 6 (46.15%) Unix
2 4 (30.77%) Windows
2 4 (30.77%) Windows Server
2 4 (30.77%) Windows Server 2008
2 4 (30.77%) Windows Server 2012
3 3 (23.08%) zOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (38.46%) Test Automation
2 4 (30.77%) Agile Software Development
2 4 (30.77%) ITIL
2 4 (30.77%) Planning and Forecasting
2 4 (30.77%) PRINCE2
2 4 (30.77%) Project Management
2 4 (30.77%) Project Planning
2 4 (30.77%) Regulatory Compliance
2 4 (30.77%) Service Management
2 4 (30.77%) Stakeholder Engagement
3 3 (23.08%) Analytical Thinking
3 3 (23.08%) Disaster Recovery
3 3 (23.08%) Manual Testing
3 3 (23.08%) Performance Testing
3 3 (23.08%) Problem-Solving
3 3 (23.08%) Regression Testing
3 3 (23.08%) SDLC
3 3 (23.08%) TDD
4 2 (15.38%) Compatibility Testing
4 2 (15.38%) Unit Testing
Programming Languages
1 4 (30.77%) C
2 3 (23.08%) COBOL
2 3 (23.08%) Java
3 2 (15.38%) Java 8
3 2 (15.38%) JavaScript
3 2 (15.38%) REXX
Qualifications
1 2 (15.38%) Computer Science Degree
1 2 (15.38%) Degree
2 1 (7.69%) Master's Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (30.77%) PMBOK
2 1 (7.69%) QA
System Software
1 4 (30.77%) VMware Infrastructure
1 4 (30.77%) XenApp
1 4 (30.77%) XenDesktop
2 2 (15.38%) Docker
3 1 (7.69%) Virtual Machines
Systems Management
1 4 (30.77%) SCCM
2 2 (15.38%) Kubernetes
Vendors
1 4 (30.77%) Cisco
1 4 (30.77%) Citrix
1 4 (30.77%) VMware
2 3 (23.08%) IBM
3 2 (15.38%) Apigee
3 2 (15.38%) AppDynamics
3 2 (15.38%) Oracle
3 2 (15.38%) Splunk