The table below looks at the statistics for ISPF skills in IT jobs advertised for the England region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited ISPF over the 3 months to 23 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
23 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
IBM Interactive System Productivity Facility (ISPF)
Rank 835 828 889
Rank change year-on-year
-7 +61
Permanent jobs citing ISPF 38 24 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 0.036% 0.024% 0.002%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 0.094% 0.060% 0.004%
Number of salaries quoted 32 17 2
Average salary £42,500 £50,000 £39,250
Average salary % change year-on-year
-15.00% +27.38%
90% offered a salary of more than £33,000 £34,000 £38,650
10% offered a salary of more than £81,350 £53,500 £39,850
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £50,000 £39,250
% change year-on-year
-15.00% +27.38%
ISPF
UK

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category in permanent jobs advertised in the England region.

Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
England
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
40284 39862 45219
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 37.77% 40.03% 40.82%
Number of salaries quoted 34160 34841 39973
Average salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £29,000 £28,500
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £62,500 £62,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -

ISPF
Jobs Demand Trend in England

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing ISPF across the England region as a proportion of the total demand within the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category.

ISPF Jobs Demand Trend in England

ISPF
Salary Trend in England

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

ISPF Salary Trend in England

ISPF
Salary Histogram in England

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing ISPF across the England region over the 3 months to 23 September 2014.

ISPF Salary Histogram in England

ISPF
Job Locations in England

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing ISPF within the England region over the 3 months to 23 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
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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
West Midlands - 12 £33,000 - 1
North East - 11 £42,500 -
London +3 4 - - 3
South East -10 4 £85,000 +150.00%
East Midlands -11 4 £45,500 +51.66%
North West -27 3 £45,000 -15.88%
ISPF
UK

ISPF
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 23 September 2014, IT jobs across the England region citing ISPF 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 ISPF.

1 43 (84.31%) Mainframe
2 36 (70.59%) IBM
3 33 (64.71%) JCL
4 19 (37.25%) DB2
4 19 (37.25%) UNIX
4 19 (37.25%) Degree
5 18 (35.29%) COBOL
5 18 (35.29%) REXX
5 18 (35.29%) zOS
6 17 (33.33%) SQL
7 14 (27.45%) QA
8 13 (25.49%) BMC
9 12 (23.53%) IBM Notes
9 12 (23.53%) Intel
9 12 (23.53%) CA
9 12 (23.53%) Lotus
9 12 (23.53%) Change Management
9 12 (23.53%) CA Endevor
9 12 (23.53%) Analytical Skills
10 11 (21.57%) SAS
10 11 (21.57%) MVS
10 11 (21.57%) Disaster Recovery
10 11 (21.57%) Migration
10 11 (21.57%) Incident Management
10 11 (21.57%) OMEGAMON
10 11 (21.57%) Mentoring
10 11 (21.57%) Coaching
11 10 (19.61%) Windows
12 9 (17.65%) CICS
12 9 (17.65%) Banking

ISPF
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 23 September 2014, IT jobs across the England region citing ISPF 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 ISPF. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 12 (23.53%) IBM Notes
2 11 (21.57%) SAS
3 9 (17.65%) CICS
4 2 (3.92%) WebSphere
5 1 (1.96%) Exchange Server 2013
Applications
1 4 (7.84%) SPSS
2 1 (1.96%) MS Office
2 1 (1.96%) MS Excel
2 1 (1.96%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 1 (1.96%) Summit
1 1 (1.96%) SAP Oil and Gas
Communications & Networking
1 5 (9.80%) TCP/IP
2 4 (7.84%) DNS
2 4 (7.84%) DHCP
2 4 (7.84%) Firewall
2 4 (7.84%) Cisco IOS
3 2 (3.92%) SSL
4 1 (1.96%) SMS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 19 (37.25%) DB2
2 4 (7.84%) SQL Server
2 4 (7.84%) Oracle Database
3 2 (3.92%) OLAP
3 2 (3.92%) Data Warehouse
3 2 (3.92%) Adabas
Development Applications
1 6 (11.76%) ChangeMan
2 4 (7.84%) JIRA
3 2 (3.92%) ERwin
4 1 (1.96%) Subversion
General
1 9 (17.65%) Banking
1 9 (17.65%) Retail
2 6 (11.76%) Finance
3 1 (1.96%) Manufacturing
3 1 (1.96%) Electronics
3 1 (1.96%) Telecoms
3 1 (1.96%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 15 (29.41%) DBA
1 15 (29.41%) DB2 DBA
2 12 (23.53%) Mainframe Operator
3 11 (21.57%) Mainframe DBA
3 11 (21.57%) Technical Specialist
4 6 (11.76%) Analyst
5 5 (9.80%) Computer Operator
5 5 (9.80%) SWIFT Specialist
6 4 (7.84%) Network Manager
7 2 (3.92%) Administrator
7 2 (3.92%) WebSphere Specialist
8 1 (1.96%) FIX Analyst
8 1 (1.96%) Oracle DBA
8 1 (1.96%) Operations Analyst
8 1 (1.96%) Technical Consultant
8 1 (1.96%) Systems Analyst
8 1 (1.96%) Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (3.92%) WebSphere MQ
1 2 (3.92%) Middleware
1 2 (3.92%) WebSphere Message Broker
Miscellaneous
1 43 (84.31%) Mainframe
2 12 (23.53%) Analytical Skills
3 8 (15.69%) VSAM
4 6 (11.76%) SWIFT
5 5 (9.80%) Computer Science
6 4 (7.84%) User Experience
6 4 (7.84%) Data Conversion
7 2 (3.92%) IBM Mainframe
8 1 (1.96%) DTV
Operating Systems
1 19 (37.25%) UNIX
2 18 (35.29%) zOS
3 11 (21.57%) MVS
4 10 (19.61%) Windows
5 3 (5.88%) AIX
6 1 (1.96%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (23.53%) Change Management
2 11 (21.57%) Disaster Recovery
2 11 (21.57%) Migration
2 11 (21.57%) Incident Management
2 11 (21.57%) Mentoring
2 11 (21.57%) Coaching
3 5 (9.80%) Performance Tuning
3 5 (9.80%) Performance Monitoring
3 5 (9.80%) Release Management
4 4 (7.84%) Workflow
5 3 (5.88%) Problem Management
6 2 (3.92%) ITIL
6 2 (3.92%) Data Modelling
6 2 (3.92%) Performance Management
6 2 (3.92%) Performance Improvement
6 2 (3.92%) Configuration Management
7 1 (1.96%) Root Cause Analysis
7 1 (1.96%) Digital Marketing
7 1 (1.96%) Time Management
7 1 (1.96%) Business Intelligence
Programming Languages
1 33 (64.71%) JCL
2 18 (35.29%) REXX
2 18 (35.29%) COBOL
3 17 (33.33%) SQL
4 3 (5.88%) Assembly Language
4 3 (5.88%) Java
4 3 (5.88%) C++
5 2 (3.92%) Perl
6 1 (1.96%) PL/1
Qualifications
1 19 (37.25%) Degree
2 4 (7.84%) SC Cleared
2 4 (7.84%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 14 (27.45%) QA
2 8 (15.69%) SLA
3 2 (3.92%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 3 (5.88%) RACF
2 2 (3.92%) ACF2
3 1 (1.96%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 12 (23.53%) CA Endevor
2 11 (21.57%) OMEGAMON
3 7 (13.73%) ServiceCenter
3 7 (13.73%) OpenView
4 4 (7.84%) Control-M
5 2 (3.92%) Tivoli
5 2 (3.92%) MAINVIEW
Vendors
1 36 (70.59%) IBM
2 13 (25.49%) BMC
3 12 (23.53%) CA
3 12 (23.53%) Lotus
3 12 (23.53%) Intel
4 8 (15.69%) HP
4 8 (15.69%) VMware
5 5 (9.80%) Cisco
5 5 (9.80%) Oracle
6 4 (7.84%) Tableau
7 1 (1.96%) Computacenter
7 1 (1.96%) McAfee
7 1 (1.96%) NetApp
7 1 (1.96%) SAP
7 1 (1.96%) Microsoft
7 1 (1.96%) EMC
Warwick, Warwickshire
Global Technology Solutions Ltd
Salary: £33000 per annum + including shift allowance
Posted: 4 days ago
London
Lloyds Banking Group
Posted: 7 days ago
South East London
Lloyds Banking Group
Salary: £4955 - £61215 per annum + car,benefits
Posted: 10 days ago
London
Lloyds Banking Group
Posted: 19 days ago