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 29 April 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
29 Apr 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
IBM Customer Information Control System (CICS)
Rank 106 - 109
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Permanent jobs citing CICS 5 0 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Glasgow 0.40% - 0.071%
As % of the Application Platforms category 1.72% - 0.28%
Number of salaries quoted 0 0 1
Average salary - - £37,000
UK excluding London average salary £50,000 £50,000 £46,500
% change year-on-year
- +7.52%
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
290 267 357
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Glasgow 22.96% 21.34% 25.45%
Number of salaries quoted 157 175 230
Average salary £45,000 £40,000 £39,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+12.50% +1.26%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £28,500 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £52,500 £52,750
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

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 30 Related IT Skills in Glasgow

For the 6 months to 29 April 2016, 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 7 (100.00%) Mainframe
2 5 (71.43%) IBM
2 5 (71.43%) zOS
2 5 (71.43%) RACF
2 5 (71.43%) Unix
2 5 (71.43%) SQL
2 5 (71.43%) Sybase
3 4 (57.14%) DB2
4 3 (42.86%) Banking
4 3 (42.86%) Finance
4 3 (42.86%) Time Sharing Option
4 3 (42.86%) Job Entry Subsystem
4 3 (42.86%) zSecure
4 3 (42.86%) ISPF
5 2 (28.57%) COBOL
5 2 (28.57%) Defect Management
5 2 (28.57%) Integration Testing
5 2 (28.57%) Manual Testing
5 2 (28.57%) Test Automation
5 2 (28.57%) HP Quality Center
5 2 (28.57%) Regression Testing
5 2 (28.57%) Security Management
5 2 (28.57%) VSAM
5 2 (28.57%) SSH
5 2 (28.57%) Kerberos
5 2 (28.57%) CGI
5 2 (28.57%) SSL
5 2 (28.57%) MQSeries
5 2 (28.57%) Client/Server
5 2 (28.57%) JCL

CICS
Top Related IT Skills in Glasgow by Category

For the 6 months to 29 April 2016, 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 2 (28.57%) MQSeries
Communications & Networking
1 2 (28.57%) Kerberos
1 2 (28.57%) SSH
1 2 (28.57%) SSL
2 1 (14.29%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (57.14%) DB2
General
1 3 (42.86%) Banking
1 3 (42.86%) Finance
Job Titles
1 4 (57.14%) Security Engineer
2 3 (42.86%) Systems Engineer
3 2 (28.57%) Manual Tester
3 2 (28.57%) Tester
4 1 (14.29%) Mainframe Systems Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (42.86%) ISPF
2 2 (28.57%) CGI
2 2 (28.57%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 7 (100.00%) Mainframe
2 2 (28.57%) Client/Server
2 2 (28.57%) VSAM
Operating Systems
1 5 (71.43%) Unix
1 5 (71.43%) zOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (28.57%) Defect Management
1 2 (28.57%) Integration Testing
1 2 (28.57%) Manual Testing
1 2 (28.57%) Regression Testing
1 2 (28.57%) Security Management
1 2 (28.57%) Test Automation
Programming Languages
1 5 (71.43%) SQL
2 2 (28.57%) COBOL
2 2 (28.57%) JCL
System Software
1 5 (71.43%) RACF
2 3 (42.86%) Job Entry Subsystem
2 3 (42.86%) Time Sharing Option
Systems Management
1 3 (42.86%) zSecure
2 2 (28.57%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 5 (71.43%) IBM
1 5 (71.43%) Sybase
2 2 (28.57%) CA
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