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 3 March 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
3 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
IBM Resource Access Control Facility (RACF)
Rank 827 830 860
Rank change year-on-year
+3 +30
Permanent jobs citing RACF 22 33 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 0.022% 0.033% 0.001%
As % of the System Software category 0.18% 0.32% 0.010%
Number of salaries quoted 10 28 0
Average salary £61,250 £50,000 -
Average salary % change year-on-year
+22.50% -
UK excluding London average salary £46,750 £55,000 £58,000
% change year-on-year
-15.00% -5.17%
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
12347 10191 10110
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 12.41% 10.25% 9.92%
Number of salaries quoted 10383 8481 8534
Average salary £41,500 £42,500 £42,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-2.35% +1.19%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,500 £25,000 £26,725
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £60,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
-6.25% -

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 3 March 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 3 March 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
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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
London -3 11 £65,000 +36.84% 2
South West -30 4 - - 1
North West - 3 - - 1
East Midlands +27 1 £47,500 -5.00%
South East - 1 £40,000 -
East of England - 1 - - 1
RACF
UK

RACF
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 3 March 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 27 (87.10%) IBM
2 23 (74.19%) zOS
2 23 (74.19%) Mainframe
2 23 (74.19%) ACF2
3 20 (64.52%) CICS
3 20 (64.52%) DB2
4 18 (58.06%) IBM Mainframe
5 17 (54.84%) TCP/IP
6 13 (41.94%) Banking
7 12 (38.71%) Finance
8 9 (29.03%) Retail
9 8 (25.81%) UNIX
10 6 (19.35%) Oracle
11 5 (16.13%) Financial Institution
11 5 (16.13%) Tivoli
12 4 (12.90%) Internet
12 4 (12.90%) CISSP
12 4 (12.90%) AS400
12 4 (12.90%) J2EE
12 4 (12.90%) WebLogic
12 4 (12.90%) AIX
12 4 (12.90%) Active Directory
12 4 (12.90%) HP
12 4 (12.90%) LDAP
12 4 (12.90%) WebSphere
12 4 (12.90%) Oracle Database 11g
12 4 (12.90%) Oracle Database
12 4 (12.90%) Analytics
13 3 (9.68%) Tivoli Directory Server
13 3 (9.68%) Oracle Identity Manager

RACF
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 3 March 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 20 (64.52%) CICS
2 4 (12.90%) WebLogic
2 4 (12.90%) WebSphere
3 3 (9.68%) MS Exchange
3 3 (9.68%) Exchange Server 2003
4 1 (3.23%) Exchange Server 2013
4 1 (3.23%) WebSphere Application Server
Applications
1 3 (9.68%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (3.23%) Oracle EBS
1 1 (3.23%) Summit
Communications & Networking
1 17 (54.84%) TCP/IP
2 4 (12.90%) Internet
2 4 (12.90%) LDAP
3 2 (6.45%) Firewall
4 1 (3.23%) Network Security
4 1 (3.23%) SSL
4 1 (3.23%) LAN
4 1 (3.23%) SMS
4 1 (3.23%) WAN
4 1 (3.23%) SMTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 20 (64.52%) DB2
2 4 (12.90%) Oracle Database 11g
2 4 (12.90%) Oracle Database
3 3 (9.68%) NonStop SQL
4 2 (6.45%) SQL Server
General
1 13 (41.94%) Banking
2 12 (38.71%) Finance
3 9 (29.03%) Retail
4 5 (16.13%) Financial Institution
5 1 (3.23%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 11 (35.48%) Technical Leader
2 7 (22.58%) Consultant
3 2 (6.45%) Developer
3 2 (6.45%) Programmer
3 2 (6.45%) Mainframe Developer
4 1 (3.23%) Management Consultant
4 1 (3.23%) Systems Programmer
4 1 (3.23%) Governance Manager
4 1 (3.23%) Security Consultant
4 1 (3.23%) Technical Consultant
4 1 (3.23%) Risk Manager
4 1 (3.23%) Information Security Consultant
4 1 (3.23%) Analyst
4 1 (3.23%) Analyst Programmer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (12.90%) J2EE
2 3 (9.68%) JDBC
2 3 (9.68%) SailPoint
3 1 (3.23%) Web Services
3 1 (3.23%) WebSphere MQ
3 1 (3.23%) ISPF
Miscellaneous
1 23 (74.19%) Mainframe
2 18 (58.06%) IBM Mainframe
3 4 (12.90%) AS400
4 3 (9.68%) Tandem
4 3 (9.68%) PKI
5 2 (6.45%) VSAM
5 2 (6.45%) Management Information System
6 1 (3.23%) Computer Science
6 1 (3.23%) Mobile App
6 1 (3.23%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 23 (74.19%) zOS
2 8 (25.81%) UNIX
3 4 (12.90%) AIX
4 3 (9.68%) Solaris
4 3 (9.68%) Windows
5 2 (6.45%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (12.90%) Analytics
2 3 (9.68%) ITIL
3 2 (6.45%) Configuration Management
3 2 (6.45%) Service Management
3 2 (6.45%) Unit Testing
3 2 (6.45%) Risk Management
3 2 (6.45%) Workflow
3 2 (6.45%) Validation
4 1 (3.23%) Stakeholder Management
4 1 (3.23%) Business Continuity
4 1 (3.23%) Information Security
4 1 (3.23%) Supplier Management
4 1 (3.23%) Incident Management
4 1 (3.23%) Load Balancing
4 1 (3.23%) Problem Management
4 1 (3.23%) SIEM
4 1 (3.23%) Root Cause Analysis
4 1 (3.23%) Vulnerability Management
4 1 (3.23%) Change Management
4 1 (3.23%) Identity Management
Programming Languages
1 3 (9.68%) COBOL
1 3 (9.68%) REXX
2 2 (6.45%) Java
2 2 (6.45%) Assembly Language
3 1 (3.23%) C++
3 1 (3.23%) Python
3 1 (3.23%) JCL
Qualifications
1 4 (12.90%) CISSP
2 2 (6.45%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (3.23%) SLA
1 1 (3.23%) Sarbanes-Oxley
1 1 (3.23%) COBIT
System Software
1 23 (74.19%) ACF2
2 4 (12.90%) Active Directory
3 3 (9.68%) Tivoli Directory Server
4 1 (3.23%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 5 (16.13%) Tivoli
2 3 (9.68%) Tivoli Identity Manager
2 3 (9.68%) Novell Identity Manager
2 3 (9.68%) Oracle Identity Manager
2 3 (9.68%) Forefront Identity Manager
3 2 (6.45%) CA Endevor
4 1 (3.23%) OMEGAMON
4 1 (3.23%) Oracle Identity Management
Vendors
1 27 (87.10%) IBM
2 6 (19.35%) Oracle
3 4 (12.90%) HP
4 3 (9.68%) CA
4 3 (9.68%) Microsoft
4 3 (9.68%) Sun
4 3 (9.68%) Novell
4 3 (9.68%) NetIQ
4 3 (9.68%) Cyber-Ark
5 1 (3.23%) McAfee
5 1 (3.23%) VMware
5 1 (3.23%) Computacenter
5 1 (3.23%) Unisys
5 1 (3.23%) Cisco
5 1 (3.23%) NetApp
5 1 (3.23%) EMC
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Posted: 19 days ago
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