The first table below looks at the demand for CICS skills in IT jobs advertised for the Cheshire region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited CICS over the 3 months to 17 April 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 Cheshire region.

Location
3 months to
17 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
IBM Customer Information Control System (CICS)
Rank - 119 113
Permanent jobs citing CICS 0 4 10
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cheshire - 0.21% 0.56%
As % of the Application Platforms category - 1.41% 2.87%
Number of salaries quoted 0 4 10
Average salary - £53,750 £25,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +110.78%
UK excluding London average salary £46,500 £50,000 £38,000
% change year-on-year
-7.00% +31.57%
Application Platforms Category
Cheshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Application Platforms category
376 284 348
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cheshire 20.48% 15.04% 19.55%
Number of salaries quoted 301 233 320
Average salary £37,500 £37,500 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +15.38%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,000 £20,300 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £45,000 £80,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £39,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+2.56% +4.00%
CICS
North West

CICS
Jobs Demand Trend in Cheshire

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

CICS Jobs Demand Trend in Cheshire

CICS
Salary Trend in Cheshire

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

CICS Salary Trend in Cheshire

CICS
Top 23 Related IT Skills in Cheshire

For the 6 months to 17 April 2014, IT jobs across the Cheshire 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%) C#
1 1 (100.00%) SQL
1 1 (100.00%) VB.NET
1 1 (100.00%) .NET
1 1 (100.00%) J2EE
1 1 (100.00%) DB2
1 1 (100.00%) IIS
1 1 (100.00%) ASP.NET
1 1 (100.00%) EJB
1 1 (100.00%) JSP
1 1 (100.00%) UNIX
1 1 (100.00%) MS Excel
1 1 (100.00%) JMS
1 1 (100.00%) IBM
1 1 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 1 (100.00%) TIBCO
1 1 (100.00%) Mainframe
1 1 (100.00%) FileNet
1 1 (100.00%) Workflow
1 1 (100.00%) Supplier Management
1 1 (100.00%) WCF
1 1 (100.00%) TIBCO iProcess
1 1 (100.00%) IBM Mainframe

CICS
Top Related IT Skills in Cheshire by Category

For the 6 months to 17 April 2014, IT jobs across the Cheshire 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%) IIS
1 1 (100.00%) FileNet
Applications
1 1 (100.00%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (100.00%) TIBCO iProcess
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (100.00%) DB2
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (100.00%) .NET
1 1 (100.00%) J2EE
1 1 (100.00%) ASP.NET
1 1 (100.00%) EJB
1 1 (100.00%) JSP
1 1 (100.00%) JMS
1 1 (100.00%) WCF
Miscellaneous
1 1 (100.00%) Mainframe
1 1 (100.00%) IBM Mainframe
Operating Systems
1 1 (100.00%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (100.00%) Workflow
1 1 (100.00%) Supplier Management
Programming Languages
1 1 (100.00%) C#
1 1 (100.00%) SQL
1 1 (100.00%) VB.NET
Vendors
1 1 (100.00%) IBM
1 1 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 1 (100.00%) TIBCO
Cheshire, Knutsford
Barclays Corporate
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 6 days ago