The first table below looks at the demand for ISPF skills in IT jobs advertised for the Chester region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited ISPF over the 3 months to 18 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 Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category for the Chester region.

Location
3 months to
18 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
IBM Interactive System Productivity Facility (ISPF)
Rank - - -
Permanent jobs citing ISPF 0 0 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Chester - - -
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category - - -
Number of salaries quoted 0 0 0
Average salary - - -
UK excluding London average salary £52,500 £50,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+5.00% +25.00%
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
Chester
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
136 202 106
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Chester 50.56% 49.03% 59.89%
Number of salaries quoted 122 126 92
Average salary £35,000 £35,000 £30,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +16.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £29,000 £21,500
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £40,000 £42,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -
ISPF
Cheshire

ISPF
Jobs Demand Trend in Chester

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing ISPF across the Chester region as a proportion of the total demand within the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category.

ISPF Jobs Demand Trend in Chester

ISPF
Top 13 Related IT Skills in Chester

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, IT jobs across the Chester region citing ISPF 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 ISPF.

1 1 (100.00%) UNIX
1 1 (100.00%) Windows
1 1 (100.00%) SAS
1 1 (100.00%) FTP
1 1 (100.00%) IBM
1 1 (100.00%) REXX
1 1 (100.00%) Tivoli
1 1 (100.00%) Tivoli Workload Scheduler
1 1 (100.00%) JCL
1 1 (100.00%) Service Delivery
1 1 (100.00%) Finance
1 1 (100.00%) Advertising
1 1 (100.00%) CA Endevor

ISPF
Top Related IT Skills in Chester by Category

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, IT jobs across the Chester region citing ISPF 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 ISPF. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 1 (100.00%) SAS
Communications & Networking
1 1 (100.00%) FTP
General
1 1 (100.00%) Finance
1 1 (100.00%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 1 (100.00%) Technical Specialist
1 1 (100.00%) Senior Technical Specialist
Operating Systems
1 1 (100.00%) UNIX
1 1 (100.00%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (100.00%) Service Delivery
Programming Languages
1 1 (100.00%) REXX
1 1 (100.00%) JCL
System Software
1 1 (100.00%) Tivoli Workload Scheduler
Systems Management
1 1 (100.00%) Tivoli
1 1 (100.00%) CA Endevor
Vendors
1 1 (100.00%) IBM