The table below looks at the statistics for CICS skills in IT jobs advertised for the Glasgow region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited CICS over the 3 months to 1 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
1 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
IBM Customer Information Control System (CICS)
Rank 107 - -
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Permanent jobs citing CICS 3 0 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Glasgow 0.21% - -
As % of the Application Platforms category 0.82% - -
Number of salaries quoted 3 0 0
Average salary £31,000 - -
UK excluding London average salary £55,000 £47,500 £47,500
% change year-on-year
+15.78% -
CICS
Scotland

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Application Platforms category in permanent jobs advertised in the Glasgow region.

Application Platforms Category
Glasgow
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Application Platforms category
365 209 243
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Glasgow 26.03% 18.32% 26.30%
Number of salaries quoted 181 102 164
Average salary £39,000 £40,000 £34,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-2.50% +15.94%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,000 £30,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £54,000 £47,500 £54,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £39,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+2.56% +1.29%

CICS
Jobs Demand Trend in Glasgow

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing CICS across the Glasgow region as a proportion of the total demand within the Application Platforms category.

CICS Jobs Demand Trend in Glasgow

CICS
Salary Trend in Glasgow

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

CICS Salary Trend in Glasgow

CICS
Top 16 Related IT Skills in Glasgow

For the 6 months to 1 September 2014, IT jobs across the Glasgow region citing CICS 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 CICS.

1 3 (100.00%) Oracle
1 3 (100.00%) Finance
2 2 (66.67%) Mainframe
2 2 (66.67%) COBOL
2 2 (66.67%) JCL
2 2 (66.67%) SQL
3 1 (33.33%) Middleware
3 1 (33.33%) Java
3 1 (33.33%) XML
3 1 (33.33%) UNIX
3 1 (33.33%) IBM
3 1 (33.33%) MVS
3 1 (33.33%) DataStage
3 1 (33.33%) Easytrieve
3 1 (33.33%) WebSphere
3 1 (33.33%) WebSphere Message Broker

CICS
Top Related IT Skills in Glasgow by Category

For the 6 months to 1 September 2014, IT jobs across the Glasgow region citing CICS 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 CICS. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 1 (33.33%) WebSphere
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (33.33%) DataStage
1 1 (33.33%) Easytrieve
General
1 3 (100.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 2 (66.67%) Analyst
1 2 (66.67%) Analyst Programmer
1 2 (66.67%) Programmer
2 1 (33.33%) Mainframe Analyst Programmer
2 1 (33.33%) Mainframe Programmer
2 1 (33.33%) Software Developer
2 1 (33.33%) Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (33.33%) XML
1 1 (33.33%) Middleware
1 1 (33.33%) WebSphere Message Broker
Miscellaneous
1 2 (66.67%) Mainframe
Operating Systems
1 1 (33.33%) UNIX
1 1 (33.33%) MVS
Programming Languages
1 2 (66.67%) COBOL
1 2 (66.67%) SQL
1 2 (66.67%) JCL
2 1 (33.33%) Java
Vendors
1 3 (100.00%) Oracle
2 1 (33.33%) IBM