The table below looks at the statistics for RACF skills in IT jobs advertised for the Edinburgh region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited RACF over the 3 months to 31 July 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
31 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
IBM Resource Access Control Facility (RACF)
Rank - - -
Permanent jobs citing RACF 0 0 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Edinburgh - - -
As % of the System Software category - - -
Number of salaries quoted 0 0 0
Average salary - - -
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £45,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +12.50%
RACF
Scotland

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

System Software Category
Edinburgh
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
System Software category
123 128 64
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Edinburgh 8.29% 8.63% 5.28%
Number of salaries quoted 69 82 45
Average salary £35,000 £35,000 £35,000
90% offered a salary of more than £28,500 £24,000 £25,800
10% offered a salary of more than £59,500 £50,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £38,000 £37,500 £38,000
% change year-on-year
+1.33% -1.31%

RACF
Jobs Demand Trend in Edinburgh

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

RACF Jobs Demand Trend in Edinburgh

RACF
Salary Trend in Edinburgh

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

RACF Salary Trend in Edinburgh

RACF
Top 11 Related IT Skills in Edinburgh

For the 6 months to 31 July 2015, IT jobs across the Edinburgh 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 5 (100.00%) DB2
1 5 (100.00%) TCP/IP
1 5 (100.00%) IBM
1 5 (100.00%) CICS
1 5 (100.00%) zOS
1 5 (100.00%) Mainframe
1 5 (100.00%) Banking
1 5 (100.00%) Retail
1 5 (100.00%) IBM Mainframe
1 5 (100.00%) ACF2
1 5 (100.00%) zSecure

RACF
Top Related IT Skills in Edinburgh by Category

For the 6 months to 31 July 2015, IT jobs across the Edinburgh 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 5 (100.00%) CICS
Communications & Networking
1 5 (100.00%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (100.00%) DB2
General
1 5 (100.00%) Banking
1 5 (100.00%) Retail
Job Titles
1 5 (100.00%) Technical Leader
Miscellaneous
1 5 (100.00%) Mainframe
1 5 (100.00%) IBM Mainframe
Operating Systems
1 5 (100.00%) zOS
System Software
1 5 (100.00%) ACF2
Systems Management
1 5 (100.00%) zSecure
Vendors
1 5 (100.00%) IBM