The table below looks at the statistics for CICS skills in IT jobs advertised for the City of London region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited CICS over the 3 months to 21 January 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
21 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
IBM Customer Information Control System (CICS)
London / City of London
Rank - 227 272
Permanent jobs citing CICS 0 28 40
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London - 0.43% 0.39%
As % of the Application Platforms category - 2.37% 1.96%
Number of salaries quoted 0 28 31
Median salary - £55,750 £55,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +1.36%
UK excluding London median salary £52,500 £47,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year
+10.52% +5.55%

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

Application Platforms Category
City of London
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Application Platforms category
870 1182 2040
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 17.52% 18.35% 19.98%
Number of salaries quoted 805 1076 1758
Median salary £57,500 £57,500 £52,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +9.52%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £35,000 £31,500
10% offered a salary of more than £82,500 £72,500 £80,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -

CICS
Jobs Demand Trend in the City of London

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

CICS Jobs Demand Trend in the City of London

CICS
Salary Trend in the City of London

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

CICS Salary Trend in the City of London

CICS
Top 9 Related IT Skills in the City of London

For the 6 months to 21 January 2017, 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 City of London region with a requirement for CICS.

1 2 (100.00%) zOS
1 2 (100.00%) RACF
1 2 (100.00%) Mainframe
1 2 (100.00%) Banking
1 2 (100.00%) DB2
1 2 (100.00%) zSecure
2 1 (50.00%) IBM
2 1 (50.00%) IBM Mainframe
2 1 (50.00%) ACF2

CICS
Top Related IT Skills in the City of London 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:

Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (100.00%) DB2
General
1 2 (100.00%) Banking
Job Titles
1 1 (50.00%) Lead Programmer
1 1 (50.00%) Programmer
1 1 (50.00%) RACF Programmer
1 1 (50.00%) Systems Programmer
1 1 (50.00%) z/OS Systems Programmer
Miscellaneous
1 2 (100.00%) Mainframe
2 1 (50.00%) IBM Mainframe
Operating Systems
1 2 (100.00%) zOS
System Software
1 2 (100.00%) RACF
2 1 (50.00%) ACF2
Systems Management
1 2 (100.00%) zSecure
Vendors
1 1 (50.00%) IBM