The table below looks at the statistics for RACF skills in IT jobs advertised for the East Midlands region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited RACF over the 3 months to 19 December 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
19 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
IBM Resource Access Control Facility (RACF)
Rank - 191 158
Permanent jobs citing RACF 0 2 4
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East Midlands - 0.055% 0.13%
As % of the System Software category - 0.48% 1.26%
Number of salaries quoted 0 2 0
Average salary - £50,000 -
UK excluding London average salary £50,000 £57,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
-13.04% +43.75%
RACF
England

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire System Software category in permanent jobs advertised in the East Midlands region.

System Software Category
East Midlands
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
System Software category
344 418 318
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East Midlands 9.79% 11.55% 10.26%
Number of salaries quoted 308 324 266
Average salary £35,000 £38,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-7.89% -5.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £21,000 £26,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £55,000 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £37,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- -6.25%

RACF
Jobs Demand Trend in the East Midlands

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing RACF across the East Midlands region as a proportion of the total demand within the System Software category.

RACF Jobs Demand Trend in the East Midlands

RACF
Salary Trend in the East Midlands

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

RACF Salary Trend in the East Midlands

RACF
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the East Midlands

For the 6 months to 19 December 2014, IT jobs across the East Midlands region citing RACF 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 RACF.

1 2 (100.00%) C++
1 2 (100.00%) COBOL
1 2 (100.00%) Java
1 2 (100.00%) zOS
1 2 (100.00%) JCL
1 2 (100.00%) Degree
1 2 (100.00%) CICS
1 2 (100.00%) Mainframe
1 2 (100.00%) TCP/IP
2 1 (50.00%) SSL
2 1 (50.00%) Internet
2 1 (50.00%) Computer Science
2 1 (50.00%) IBM Mainframe
2 1 (50.00%) Summit
2 1 (50.00%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (50.00%) Tivoli
2 1 (50.00%) Financial Institution
2 1 (50.00%) Finance
2 1 (50.00%) WebSphere
2 1 (50.00%) Exchange Server 2013
2 1 (50.00%) Client/Server
2 1 (50.00%) HACMP
2 1 (50.00%) SLA
2 1 (50.00%) QA
2 1 (50.00%) HTML
2 1 (50.00%) XML
2 1 (50.00%) ISPF
2 1 (50.00%) SMS
2 1 (50.00%) C
2 1 (50.00%) SQL

RACF
Top Related IT Skills in the East Midlands by Category

For the 6 months to 19 December 2014, IT jobs across the East Midlands region citing RACF 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 RACF. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 2 (100.00%) CICS
2 1 (50.00%) WebSphere
2 1 (50.00%) Exchange Server 2013
Business Applications
1 1 (50.00%) Summit
Communications & Networking
1 2 (100.00%) TCP/IP
2 1 (50.00%) SSL
2 1 (50.00%) Internet
2 1 (50.00%) SMS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (50.00%) DB2
General
1 1 (50.00%) Financial Institution
1 1 (50.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 2 (100.00%) Consultant
1 2 (100.00%) Technical Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (50.00%) HTML
1 1 (50.00%) XML
1 1 (50.00%) ISPF
Miscellaneous
1 2 (100.00%) Mainframe
2 1 (50.00%) Computer Science
2 1 (50.00%) IBM Mainframe
2 1 (50.00%) Client/Server
2 1 (50.00%) HACMP
Operating Systems
1 2 (100.00%) zOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (50.00%) ITIL
1 1 (50.00%) Change Management
1 1 (50.00%) Disaster Recovery
1 1 (50.00%) Business Continuity
1 1 (50.00%) Incident Management
1 1 (50.00%) Problem Management
1 1 (50.00%) Root Cause Analysis
1 1 (50.00%) Performance Tuning
1 1 (50.00%) Performance Monitoring
1 1 (50.00%) Test Planning
Programming Languages
1 2 (100.00%) C++
1 2 (100.00%) COBOL
1 2 (100.00%) Java
1 2 (100.00%) JCL
2 1 (50.00%) C
2 1 (50.00%) SQL
Qualifications
1 2 (100.00%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (50.00%) SLA
1 1 (50.00%) QA
System Software
1 1 (50.00%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 1 (50.00%) Tivoli
Vendors
1 1 (50.00%) Business Objects
1 1 (50.00%) Cisco
1 1 (50.00%) IBM
1 1 (50.00%) HP
1 1 (50.00%) EMC
1 1 (50.00%) Cognizant
1 1 (50.00%) NetApp
1 1 (50.00%) McAfee
1 1 (50.00%) VMware
1 1 (50.00%) Computacenter