The first table below looks at the demand for CICS skills in IT jobs advertised for the Buckinghamshire region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited CICS over the 3 months to 22 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Application Platforms category for the Buckinghamshire region.

Location
3 months to
22 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
IBM Customer Information Control System (CICS)
Rank - 128 124
Permanent jobs citing CICS 0 2 8
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Buckinghamshire - 0.100% 0.42%
As % of the Application Platforms category - 0.45% 1.86%
Number of salaries quoted 0 0 5
Average salary - - £47,500
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £53,750 £47,500
% change year-on-year
-16.27% +13.15%
Application Platforms Category
Buckinghamshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Application Platforms category
460 446 431
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Buckinghamshire 21.94% 22.27% 22.41%
Number of salaries quoted 382 395 348
Average salary £42,500 £39,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+8.97% +11.42%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £25,500 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £50,000 £61,300
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £39,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+2.56% +1.29%
CICS
South East

CICS
Jobs Demand Trend in Buckinghamshire

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

CICS Jobs Demand Trend in Buckinghamshire

CICS
Salary Trend in Buckinghamshire

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

CICS Salary Trend in Buckinghamshire

CICS
Top 21 Related IT Skills in Buckinghamshire

For the 6 months to 22 July 2014, IT jobs across the Buckinghamshire 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 1 (100.00%) COBOL
1 1 (100.00%) SQL
1 1 (100.00%) DB2
1 1 (100.00%) MS Office
1 1 (100.00%) UML
1 1 (100.00%) MS Excel
1 1 (100.00%) Rational Rose
1 1 (100.00%) LAN
1 1 (100.00%) WAN
1 1 (100.00%) VPN
1 1 (100.00%) JCL
1 1 (100.00%) CMMI
1 1 (100.00%) GAP Analysis
1 1 (100.00%) Risk Management
1 1 (100.00%) Workflow
1 1 (100.00%) Automotive
1 1 (100.00%) Retail
1 1 (100.00%) MS PowerPoint
1 1 (100.00%) Requirements Analysis
1 1 (100.00%) WebSphere
1 1 (100.00%) Use Case

CICS
Top Related IT Skills in Buckinghamshire by Category

For the 6 months to 22 July 2014, IT jobs across the Buckinghamshire 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.

Application Platforms
1 1 (100.00%) WebSphere
Applications
1 1 (100.00%) MS Office
1 1 (100.00%) MS Excel
1 1 (100.00%) MS PowerPoint
Communications & Networking
1 1 (100.00%) LAN
1 1 (100.00%) WAN
1 1 (100.00%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (100.00%) DB2
Development Applications
1 1 (100.00%) Rational Rose
General
1 1 (100.00%) Automotive
1 1 (100.00%) Retail
Job Titles
1 1 (100.00%) Business Analyst
1 1 (100.00%) Analyst
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (100.00%) UML
1 1 (100.00%) CMMI
1 1 (100.00%) GAP Analysis
1 1 (100.00%) Risk Management
1 1 (100.00%) Workflow
1 1 (100.00%) Requirements Analysis
1 1 (100.00%) Use Case
Programming Languages
1 1 (100.00%) COBOL
1 1 (100.00%) SQL
1 1 (100.00%) JCL