The table below looks at the statistics for CICS skills in IT jobs advertised for the Edinburgh region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited CICS over the 3 months to 27 September 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
27 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
IBM Customer Information Control System (CICS)
Rank - 101 102
Permanent jobs citing CICS 0 1 10
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Edinburgh - 0.064% 0.68%
As % of the Application Platforms category - 0.34% 3.50%
Number of salaries quoted 0 1 3
Median salary - £44,000 £52,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
- -16.19%
UK excluding London median salary £37,750 £44,500 £55,000
% change year-on-year
-15.16% -19.09%
CICS
Scotland

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

Application Platforms Category
Edinburgh
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Application Platforms category
168 290 286
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Edinburgh 14.60% 18.44% 19.46%
Number of salaries quoted 125 205 213
Median salary £45,000 £38,000 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+18.42% +1.33%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £28,000 £28,000
10% offered a salary of more than £53,750 £57,500 £57,500
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

CICS
Jobs Demand Trend in Edinburgh

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

CICS Jobs Demand Trend in Edinburgh

CICS
Salary Trend in Edinburgh

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

CICS Salary Trend in Edinburgh

CICS
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Edinburgh

For the 6 months to 27 September 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 Edinburgh region with a requirement for CICS.

1 1 (100.00%) Perl
1 1 (100.00%) SQL
1 1 (100.00%) Sybase
1 1 (100.00%) DB2
1 1 (100.00%) MS Office
1 1 (100.00%) Unix
1 1 (100.00%) MQSeries
1 1 (100.00%) MS Excel
1 1 (100.00%) SAS
1 1 (100.00%) Kerberos
1 1 (100.00%) SSL
1 1 (100.00%) IBM
1 1 (100.00%) Assembly Language
1 1 (100.00%) CA
1 1 (100.00%) REXX
1 1 (100.00%) zOS
1 1 (100.00%) Shell Script
1 1 (100.00%) RACF
1 1 (100.00%) JCL
1 1 (100.00%) Middleware
1 1 (100.00%) Mainframe
1 1 (100.00%) Security Management
1 1 (100.00%) Finance
1 1 (100.00%) SSH
1 1 (100.00%) MS PowerPoint
1 1 (100.00%) PKI
1 1 (100.00%) ISPF
1 1 (100.00%) Project Planning
1 1 (100.00%) Time Management
1 1 (100.00%) People Management

CICS
Top Related IT Skills in Edinburgh 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 1 (100.00%) MQSeries
1 1 (100.00%) SAS
Applications
1 1 (100.00%) MS Excel
1 1 (100.00%) MS Office
1 1 (100.00%) MS PowerPoint
Communications & Networking
1 1 (100.00%) Kerberos
1 1 (100.00%) SSH
1 1 (100.00%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (100.00%) DB2
General
1 1 (100.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 1 (100.00%) Security Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (100.00%) ISPF
1 1 (100.00%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 1 (100.00%) Mainframe
1 1 (100.00%) PKI
Operating Systems
1 1 (100.00%) Unix
1 1 (100.00%) zOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (100.00%) People Management
1 1 (100.00%) Project Planning
1 1 (100.00%) Security Management
1 1 (100.00%) Time Management
Programming Languages
1 1 (100.00%) Assembly Language
1 1 (100.00%) CLIST
1 1 (100.00%) JCL
1 1 (100.00%) Perl
1 1 (100.00%) REXX
1 1 (100.00%) Shell Script
1 1 (100.00%) SQL
System Software
1 1 (100.00%) Job Entry Subsystem
1 1 (100.00%) RACF
1 1 (100.00%) Time Sharing Option
Systems Management
1 1 (100.00%) zSecure
Vendors
1 1 (100.00%) CA
1 1 (100.00%) IBM
1 1 (100.00%) Sybase