The table below looks at the statistics for RACF skills in IT jobs advertised for the England region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited RACF over the 3 months to 23 January 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
23 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
IBM Resource Access Control Facility (RACF)
Rank 820 807 854
Rank change year-on-year
-13 +47
Permanent jobs citing RACF 11 35 6
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 0.011% 0.036% 0.006%
As % of the System Software category 0.091% 0.35% 0.058%
Number of salaries quoted 8 31 2
Average salary £65,000 £50,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+30.00% +25.00%
UK excluding London average salary £50,000 £55,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
-9.09% +37.50%
RACF
UK

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

System Software Category
England
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
System Software category
12068 10104 10316
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 12.24% 10.42% 10.03%
Number of salaries quoted 10333 8435 8840
Average salary £40,000 £42,500 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-5.88% -
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £25,500 £27,000
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £60,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £38,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
-2.59% -3.75%

RACF
Jobs Demand Trend in England

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

RACF Jobs Demand Trend in England

RACF
Salary Trend in England

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

RACF Salary Trend in England

RACF
Salary Histogram in England

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing RACF across the England region over the 3 months to 23 January 2015.

RACF Salary Histogram in England

RACF
Job Locations in England

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing RACF within the England region over the 3 months to 23 January 2015. 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
London -21 5 £65,000 +40.54% 6
East of England - 2 £65,000 -
Yorkshire -7 1 - -
South West -21 1 - - 1
South East - 1 £40,000 -
RACF
UK

RACF
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 23 January 2015, IT jobs across the England 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 21 (70.00%) IBM
2 18 (60.00%) Mainframe
3 17 (56.67%) zOS
4 15 (50.00%) CICS
4 15 (50.00%) ACF2
5 14 (46.67%) DB2
6 12 (40.00%) UNIX
7 11 (36.67%) Finance
8 10 (33.33%) AS400
9 7 (23.33%) Tivoli
9 7 (23.33%) TCP/IP
9 7 (23.33%) IBM Mainframe
10 6 (20.00%) WebSphere
10 6 (20.00%) Oracle Database 11g
10 6 (20.00%) Banking
10 6 (20.00%) Management Information System
10 6 (20.00%) Oracle Database
10 6 (20.00%) Microsoft
10 6 (20.00%) HP
10 6 (20.00%) Windows
10 6 (20.00%) MS Excel
10 6 (20.00%) WebLogic
10 6 (20.00%) J2EE
10 6 (20.00%) Oracle
10 6 (20.00%) Internet
11 5 (16.67%) Tivoli Identity Manager
11 5 (16.67%) LDAP
11 5 (16.67%) Risk Management
11 5 (16.67%) Sarbanes-Oxley
11 5 (16.67%) JDBC

RACF
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 23 January 2015, IT jobs across the England 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 15 (50.00%) CICS
2 6 (20.00%) WebLogic
2 6 (20.00%) WebSphere
3 5 (16.67%) MS Exchange
3 5 (16.67%) Exchange Server 2003
4 1 (3.33%) Exchange Server 2013
4 1 (3.33%) WebSphere Application Server
Applications
1 6 (20.00%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (3.33%) Oracle EBS
1 1 (3.33%) Summit
Communications & Networking
1 7 (23.33%) TCP/IP
2 6 (20.00%) Internet
3 5 (16.67%) LDAP
4 1 (3.33%) SMS
4 1 (3.33%) SMTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 14 (46.67%) DB2
2 6 (20.00%) Oracle Database 11g
2 6 (20.00%) Oracle Database
3 5 (16.67%) NonStop SQL
General
1 11 (36.67%) Finance
2 6 (20.00%) Banking
3 3 (10.00%) Financial Institution
4 1 (3.33%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 7 (23.33%) Consultant
2 5 (16.67%) Risk Manager
2 5 (16.67%) Governance Manager
3 3 (10.00%) Technical Leader
3 3 (10.00%) Management Consultant
4 2 (6.67%) Developer
4 2 (6.67%) Mainframe Developer
4 2 (6.67%) Programmer
5 1 (3.33%) Technical Consultant
5 1 (3.33%) Analyst
5 1 (3.33%) Analyst Programmer
5 1 (3.33%) Systems Programmer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (20.00%) J2EE
2 5 (16.67%) JDBC
3 4 (13.33%) SailPoint
4 1 (3.33%) Web Services
4 1 (3.33%) WebSphere MQ
4 1 (3.33%) ISPF
Miscellaneous
1 18 (60.00%) Mainframe
2 10 (33.33%) AS400
3 7 (23.33%) IBM Mainframe
4 6 (20.00%) Management Information System
5 5 (16.67%) Tandem
5 5 (16.67%) PKI
6 2 (6.67%) VSAM
7 1 (3.33%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 17 (56.67%) zOS
2 12 (40.00%) UNIX
3 6 (20.00%) Windows
4 5 (16.67%) AIX
4 5 (16.67%) Solaris
5 1 (3.33%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (16.67%) Risk Management
1 5 (16.67%) Analytics
1 5 (16.67%) People Management
2 4 (13.33%) Security Management
3 3 (10.00%) ITIL
4 2 (6.67%) Configuration Management
4 2 (6.67%) Service Management
4 2 (6.67%) Workflow
4 2 (6.67%) Validation
4 2 (6.67%) Unit Testing
5 1 (3.33%) Root Cause Analysis
5 1 (3.33%) Performance Tuning
5 1 (3.33%) Performance Monitoring
5 1 (3.33%) Stakeholder Management
5 1 (3.33%) Business Continuity
5 1 (3.33%) Incident Management
5 1 (3.33%) Problem Management
5 1 (3.33%) Change Management
5 1 (3.33%) Identity Management
Programming Languages
1 3 (10.00%) COBOL
1 3 (10.00%) REXX
2 2 (6.67%) Java
2 2 (6.67%) Assembly Language
3 1 (3.33%) JCL
3 1 (3.33%) C++
Qualifications
1 3 (10.00%) CISSP
2 1 (3.33%) OCA
2 1 (3.33%) Oracle Certification
2 1 (3.33%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (16.67%) Sarbanes-Oxley
1 5 (16.67%) COBIT
2 2 (6.67%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 1 (3.33%) SLA
System Software
1 15 (50.00%) ACF2
2 4 (13.33%) Tivoli Directory Server
3 3 (10.00%) Active Directory
4 1 (3.33%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 7 (23.33%) Tivoli
2 5 (16.67%) Tivoli Identity Manager
2 5 (16.67%) Oracle Identity Manager
2 5 (16.67%) Forefront Identity Manager
3 3 (10.00%) Novell Identity Manager
4 2 (6.67%) CA Endevor
5 1 (3.33%) OMEGAMON
5 1 (3.33%) Oracle Identity Management
Vendors
1 21 (70.00%) IBM
2 6 (20.00%) Microsoft
2 6 (20.00%) Oracle
2 6 (20.00%) HP
3 5 (16.67%) Unisys
4 4 (13.33%) NetIQ
4 4 (13.33%) Cyber-Ark
5 3 (10.00%) Novell
5 3 (10.00%) Sun
5 3 (10.00%) CA
6 1 (3.33%) NetApp
6 1 (3.33%) EMC
6 1 (3.33%) Cisco
6 1 (3.33%) McAfee
6 1 (3.33%) VMware
6 1 (3.33%) Computacenter
London
Real Staffing
Salary: £41990 - £61000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 2 days ago
Bristol, Avon
Redrock Consulting Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £45000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
East London
Royal Bank Of Scotland
Salary: 28800 to $43200 per Year (GBP)
Posted: 6 days ago
City, London
JM Digital
Posted: 11 days ago
London, United Kingdom
RBS
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 11 days ago