The table below looks at the statistics for CICS skills in IT jobs advertised for the Bristol region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited CICS over the 3 months to 27 September 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
27 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
IBM Customer Information Control System (CICS)
Rank 126 - -
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Permanent jobs citing CICS 3 0 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bristol 0.17% - -
As % of the Application Platforms category 0.95% - -
Number of salaries quoted 1 0 0
Median salary £42,500 - -
UK excluding London median salary £37,750 £44,500 £55,000
% change year-on-year
-15.16% -19.09%
CICS
South West

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

Application Platforms Category
Bristol
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Application Platforms category
317 378 389
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bristol 18.39% 20.25% 21.52%
Number of salaries quoted 272 329 336
Median salary £42,500 £40,000 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+6.25% +14.28%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £31,450 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £67,500 £50,000 £60,000
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

CICS
Jobs Demand Trend in Bristol

The demand trend of job ads across the Bristol region citing CICS as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in the Application Platforms category.

CICS Jobs Demand Trend in Bristol

CICS
Salary Trend in Bristol

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

CICS Salary Trend in Bristol

CICS
Top 10 Related IT Skills in Bristol

For the 6 months to 27 September 2016, IT jobs citing CICS 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 Bristol region with a requirement for CICS.

1 3 (100.00%) SMTP
1 3 (100.00%) IBM
1 3 (100.00%) REXX
1 3 (100.00%) RACF
1 3 (100.00%) Mainframe
1 3 (100.00%) IBM Mainframe
1 3 (100.00%) CLIST
2 1 (33.33%) Project Planning
2 1 (33.33%) zOS
2 1 (33.33%) Analytical Skills

CICS
Top Related IT Skills in Bristol 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:

Communications & Networking
1 3 (100.00%) SMTP
Job Titles
1 2 (66.67%) Consultant
1 2 (66.67%) Mainframe Consultant
1 2 (66.67%) Security Consultant
2 1 (33.33%) IT Consultant
2 1 (33.33%) IT Security Consultant
Miscellaneous
1 3 (100.00%) IBM Mainframe
1 3 (100.00%) Mainframe
2 1 (33.33%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 1 (33.33%) zOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (33.33%) Project Planning
Programming Languages
1 3 (100.00%) CLIST
1 3 (100.00%) REXX
System Software
1 3 (100.00%) RACF
Vendors
1 3 (100.00%) IBM