The table below looks at the statistics for CICS skills in IT jobs advertised for the Dorset region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited CICS over the 3 months to 22 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
22 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
IBM Customer Information Control System (CICS)
Rank 79 - 63
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Permanent jobs citing CICS 1 0 7
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Dorset 0.13% - 1.19%
As % of the Application Platforms category 0.68% - 6.73%
Number of salaries quoted 0 0 0
Average salary - - -
UK excluding London average salary £55,000 £38,750 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+41.93% -8.82%
CICS
South West

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

Application Platforms Category
Dorset
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Application Platforms category
147 155 104
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Dorset 19.63% 21.80% 17.66%
Number of salaries quoted 125 114 59
Average salary £36,000 £35,000 £30,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+2.85% +16.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £27,500 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £40,000 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+3.89% +2.66%

CICS
Jobs Demand Trend in Dorset

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

CICS Jobs Demand Trend in Dorset

CICS
Salary Trend in Dorset

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

CICS Salary Trend in Dorset

CICS
Job Locations in Dorset

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing CICS within the Dorset region over the 3 months to 22 September 2014. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Bournemouth - 1 - -
CICS
South West

CICS
Top 9 Related IT Skills in Dorset

For the 6 months to 22 September 2014, IT jobs across the Dorset 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%) UNIX
1 1 (100.00%) Windows
1 1 (100.00%) Linux
1 1 (100.00%) IBM
1 1 (100.00%) REXX
1 1 (100.00%) RACF
1 1 (100.00%) JCL
1 1 (100.00%) Mainframe
1 1 (100.00%) IBM Mainframe

CICS
Top Related IT Skills in Dorset by Category

For the 6 months to 22 September 2014, IT jobs across the Dorset 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.

Job Titles
1 1 (100.00%) Analyst
1 1 (100.00%) Support Analyst
Miscellaneous
1 1 (100.00%) Mainframe
1 1 (100.00%) IBM Mainframe
Operating Systems
1 1 (100.00%) UNIX
1 1 (100.00%) Windows
1 1 (100.00%) Linux
Programming Languages
1 1 (100.00%) REXX
1 1 (100.00%) JCL
System Software
1 1 (100.00%) RACF
Vendors
1 1 (100.00%) IBM