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 2 May 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
2 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
IBM Customer Information Control System (CICS)
Rank - 291 346
Permanent jobs citing CICS 0 27 5
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London - 0.25% 0.039%
As % of the Application Platforms category - 1.27% 0.19%
Number of salaries quoted 0 18 5
Median salary - £52,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +16.66%
UK excluding London median salary £50,000 £50,000 £46,500
% change year-on-year
- +7.52%
CICS
London

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
1443 2123 2690
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 20.66% 20.01% 21.20%
Number of salaries quoted 1284 1807 2299
Median salary £55,000 £54,500 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+0.91% +9.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £32,500 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £70,000 £72,500
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

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 30 Related IT Skills in the City of London

For the 6 months to 2 May 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 City of London region with a requirement for CICS.

1 24 (100.00%) COBOL
1 24 (100.00%) Mainframe
2 23 (95.83%) DB2
3 22 (91.67%) Banking
4 18 (75.00%) SDLC
5 17 (70.83%) IBM Mainframe
5 17 (70.83%) Change Management
5 17 (70.83%) Finance
5 17 (70.83%) IBM
5 17 (70.83%) JCL
6 16 (66.67%) Analytical Skills
7 7 (29.17%) Java
7 7 (29.17%) SOA
8 6 (25.00%) Risk Management
8 6 (25.00%) TOWER Software
8 6 (25.00%) SEPA
9 5 (20.83%) MTS
10 3 (12.50%) SWIFT
11 2 (8.33%) Payment Gateway
12 1 (4.17%) Zachman Framework
12 1 (4.17%) TOGAF
12 1 (4.17%) Continuous Integration
12 1 (4.17%) IDMS
12 1 (4.17%) Life Science
12 1 (4.17%) Assembly Language
12 1 (4.17%) REXX
12 1 (4.17%) Pharmaceutical
12 1 (4.17%) Data Warehouse
12 1 (4.17%) Data Modelling
12 1 (4.17%) Business Intelligence

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:

Application Platforms
1 5 (20.83%) MTS
Business Applications
1 2 (8.33%) Payment Gateway
Database & Business Intelligence
1 23 (95.83%) DB2
2 1 (4.17%) Data Warehouse
2 1 (4.17%) IDMS
General
1 22 (91.67%) Banking
2 17 (70.83%) Finance
3 1 (4.17%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 10 (41.67%) Designer
1 10 (41.67%) Solutions Designer
2 9 (37.50%) Subject Matter Expert
3 8 (33.33%) Architect
4 7 (29.17%) Solutions Architect
5 5 (20.83%) Lead Solutions Architect
6 4 (16.67%) Lead Architect
6 4 (16.67%) Lead Designer
7 3 (12.50%) Mainframe Architect
7 3 (12.50%) Mainframe Expert
8 2 (8.33%) Java Architect
8 2 (8.33%) Java Solutions Architect
8 2 (8.33%) SOA Architect
9 1 (4.17%) Business Intelligence Architect
9 1 (4.17%) Data Warehouse Architect
9 1 (4.17%) DB2 Specialist
9 1 (4.17%) Developer
9 1 (4.17%) IT Architect
9 1 (4.17%) Lead Developer
9 1 (4.17%) Technical Architect
Miscellaneous
1 24 (100.00%) Mainframe
2 17 (70.83%) IBM Mainframe
3 16 (66.67%) Analytical Skills
4 3 (12.50%) SWIFT
5 1 (4.17%) Life Science
Processes & Methodologies
1 18 (75.00%) SDLC
2 17 (70.83%) Change Management
3 7 (29.17%) SOA
4 6 (25.00%) Risk Management
5 1 (4.17%) Business Intelligence
5 1 (4.17%) Continuous Integration
5 1 (4.17%) Data Modelling
5 1 (4.17%) TOGAF
5 1 (4.17%) Zachman Framework
Programming Languages
1 24 (100.00%) COBOL
2 17 (70.83%) JCL
3 7 (29.17%) Java
4 1 (4.17%) Assembly Language
4 1 (4.17%) CLIST
4 1 (4.17%) REXX
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (25.00%) SEPA
Vendors
1 17 (70.83%) IBM
2 6 (25.00%) TOWER Software
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