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

Location
3 months to
3 Jun 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
IBM Resource Access Control Facility (RACF)
Rank 849 906 860
Rank change year-on-year
+57 -46
Permanent jobs citing RACF 28 14 11
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 0.028% 0.013% 0.011%
As % of the System Software category 0.24% 0.12% 0.11%
Number of salaries quoted 10 6 10
Average salary £45,000 £45,000 £44,250
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +1.69%
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,500 £41,750
% change year-on-year
+5.88% +1.79%
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
11666 11747 10118
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 11.62% 10.53% 9.96%
Number of salaries quoted 9694 9956 8644
Average salary £41,500 £40,500 £41,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+2.46% -1.21%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £25,000 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £60,000 £62,500
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £37,500 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- -2.59%

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
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 June 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
South West +2 9 £58,000 +36.47%
London +46 8 £51,495 +14.43% 2
East Midlands - 8 £45,000 -
North West - 2 - -
RACF
UK

RACF
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 3 June 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 46 (90.20%) DB2
1 46 (90.20%) Mainframe
2 45 (88.24%) CICS
3 39 (76.47%) zOS
4 37 (72.55%) IBM
5 36 (70.59%) Banking
6 25 (49.02%) Retail
6 25 (49.02%) IBM Mainframe
6 25 (49.02%) ACF2
7 24 (47.06%) TCP/IP
8 17 (33.33%) Finance
9 13 (25.49%) Validation
10 11 (21.57%) Management Information System
10 11 (21.57%) Oracle
10 11 (21.57%) UNIX
10 11 (21.57%) Unit Testing
11 10 (19.61%) Linux
12 9 (17.65%) Web Services
12 9 (17.65%) Java
12 9 (17.65%) SSL
12 9 (17.65%) Python
12 9 (17.65%) Internet
12 9 (17.65%) Oracle Database
12 9 (17.65%) Oracle Database 11g
13 8 (15.69%) Agile Software Development
13 8 (15.69%) JIRA
13 8 (15.69%) CA Endevor
13 8 (15.69%) Ruby
13 8 (15.69%) WebSphere
13 8 (15.69%) Java EE

RACF
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 3 June 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 45 (88.24%) CICS
2 8 (15.69%) WebSphere
2 8 (15.69%) Confluence
2 8 (15.69%) WebSphere Application Server
2 8 (15.69%) JBoss
2 8 (15.69%) Oracle Workflow
3 1 (1.96%) WebLogic
Applications
1 1 (1.96%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 1 (1.96%) Oracle EBS
Cloud Services
1 8 (15.69%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 24 (47.06%) TCP/IP
2 9 (17.65%) SSL
2 9 (17.65%) Internet
3 8 (15.69%) FTP
3 8 (15.69%) DNS
4 6 (11.76%) Firewall
5 1 (1.96%) LDAP
5 1 (1.96%) LAN
5 1 (1.96%) SMS
5 1 (1.96%) WAN
5 1 (1.96%) Network Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 46 (90.20%) DB2
2 9 (17.65%) Oracle Database
2 9 (17.65%) Oracle Database 11g
3 2 (3.92%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 8 (15.69%) JIRA
1 8 (15.69%) Hudson
1 8 (15.69%) Jenkins
1 8 (15.69%) QuickTest Pro
1 8 (15.69%) LoadRunner
General
1 36 (70.59%) Banking
2 25 (49.02%) Retail
3 17 (33.33%) Finance
4 5 (9.80%) Financial Institution
5 1 (1.96%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 18 (35.29%) Technical Leader
2 5 (9.80%) Analyst
3 4 (7.84%) Consultant
3 4 (7.84%) Environment Manager
3 4 (7.84%) Environment Analyst
4 2 (3.92%) Programmer
5 1 (1.96%) Security Consultant
5 1 (1.96%) Sales Consultant
5 1 (1.96%) Analyst Programmer
5 1 (1.96%) Systems Programmer
5 1 (1.96%) Principal Consultant
5 1 (1.96%) Pre Sales Consultant
5 1 (1.96%) Information Security Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (17.65%) Web Services
2 8 (15.69%) Java EE
2 8 (15.69%) Middleware
2 8 (15.69%) XML
2 8 (15.69%) SOAP
3 1 (1.96%) J2EE
Miscellaneous
1 46 (90.20%) Mainframe
2 25 (49.02%) IBM Mainframe
3 11 (21.57%) Management Information System
4 1 (1.96%) Mobile App
4 1 (1.96%) Analytical Skills
4 1 (1.96%) Data Centre
Operating Systems
1 39 (76.47%) zOS
2 11 (21.57%) UNIX
3 10 (19.61%) Linux
4 2 (3.92%) Windows
5 1 (1.96%) AIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (25.49%) Validation
2 11 (21.57%) Unit Testing
3 8 (15.69%) Agile Software Development
3 8 (15.69%) DevOps
3 8 (15.69%) Continuous Integration
3 8 (15.69%) Test Automation
3 8 (15.69%) Configuration Management
3 8 (15.69%) Workflow
3 8 (15.69%) Workflow Management
3 8 (15.69%) Automated Testing
4 4 (7.84%) Content Management
5 1 (1.96%) PRINCE2
5 1 (1.96%) Risk Management
5 1 (1.96%) Identity Management
5 1 (1.96%) Information Security Management
5 1 (1.96%) Security Management
5 1 (1.96%) Information Security
5 1 (1.96%) Migration
5 1 (1.96%) Database Security
5 1 (1.96%) Portfolio Management
Programming Languages
1 9 (17.65%) Java
1 9 (17.65%) Python
2 8 (15.69%) Ruby
2 8 (15.69%) JCL
2 8 (15.69%) REXX
2 8 (15.69%) JavaScript
2 8 (15.69%) Perl
2 8 (15.69%) VB
2 8 (15.69%) COBOL
Qualifications
1 1 (1.96%) CISSP
1 1 (1.96%) Degree
System Software
1 25 (49.02%) ACF2
2 1 (1.96%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 8 (15.69%) CA Endevor
1 8 (15.69%) Puppet
1 8 (15.69%) Opscode Chef
2 1 (1.96%) Oracle Identity Management
Vendors
1 37 (72.55%) IBM
2 11 (21.57%) Oracle
3 8 (15.69%) F5
3 8 (15.69%) New Relic
3 8 (15.69%) Informatica
4 1 (1.96%) Computacenter
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