The table below looks at the statistics for CICS skills in IT jobs advertised for the Berkshire region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited CICS over the 3 months to 24 December 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
24 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
IBM Customer Information Control System (CICS)
Rank - - -
Permanent jobs citing CICS 0 0 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Berkshire - - -
As % of the Application Platforms category - - -
Number of salaries quoted 0 0 0
Average salary - - -
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £48,500 £50,000
% change year-on-year
-7.21% -3.00%
CICS
South East

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Application Platforms category in permanent jobs advertised in the Berkshire region.

Application Platforms Category
Berkshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Application Platforms category
1018 1211 1047
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Berkshire 17.69% 20.94% 19.45%
Number of salaries quoted 792 955 867
Average salary £42,500 £45,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-5.55% +5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,000 £32,000 £29,750
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £60,000 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,783 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+3.13% +0.73%

CICS
Jobs Demand Trend in Berkshire

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing CICS across the Berkshire region as a proportion of the total demand within the Application Platforms category.

CICS Jobs Demand Trend in Berkshire

CICS
Salary Trend in Berkshire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing CICS across the Berkshire region.

CICS Salary Trend in Berkshire

CICS
Top 17 Related IT Skills in Berkshire

For the 6 months to 24 December 2014, IT jobs across the Berkshire region citing CICS also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited CICS.

1 2 (100.00%) UNIX
1 2 (100.00%) Windows
1 2 (100.00%) Unisys
1 2 (100.00%) SLA
1 2 (100.00%) IBM
1 2 (100.00%) Sun
1 2 (100.00%) BMC
1 2 (100.00%) Unicenter
1 2 (100.00%) zOS
1 2 (100.00%) Tivoli NetView
1 2 (100.00%) MOM
1 2 (100.00%) JCL
1 2 (100.00%) Mainframe
1 2 (100.00%) Change Management
1 2 (100.00%) Finance
1 2 (100.00%) OMEGAMON
1 2 (100.00%) HP SiteScope

CICS
Top Related IT Skills in Berkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 24 December 2014, IT jobs across the Berkshire region citing CICS also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited CICS. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

General
1 2 (100.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 2 (100.00%) Data Centre Operator
Miscellaneous
1 2 (100.00%) Mainframe
Operating Systems
1 2 (100.00%) UNIX
1 2 (100.00%) Windows
1 2 (100.00%) zOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (100.00%) Change Management
Programming Languages
1 2 (100.00%) JCL
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (100.00%) SLA
Systems Management
1 2 (100.00%) Unicenter
1 2 (100.00%) Tivoli NetView
1 2 (100.00%) MOM
1 2 (100.00%) OMEGAMON
1 2 (100.00%) HP SiteScope
Vendors
1 2 (100.00%) Unisys
1 2 (100.00%) IBM
1 2 (100.00%) Sun
1 2 (100.00%) BMC