The table below looks at the statistics for CICS skills in IT jobs advertised for the Halifax region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited CICS over the 3 months to 20 April 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
20 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
IBM Customer Information Control System (CICS)
Rank - 49 -
Permanent jobs citing CICS 0 1 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Halifax - 0.27% -
As % of the Application Platforms category - 3.13% -
Number of salaries quoted 0 1 0
Average salary - £40,000 -
UK excluding London average salary £50,000 £46,500 £50,000
% change year-on-year
+7.52% -7.00%
CICS
West Yorkshire

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

Application Platforms Category
Halifax
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Application Platforms category
37 32 55
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Halifax 20.56% 8.53% 33.54%
Number of salaries quoted 31 18 53
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +23.07%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,500 £23,200 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £40,500 £57,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

CICS
Jobs Demand Trend in Halifax

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

CICS Jobs Demand Trend in Halifax

CICS
Salary Trend in Halifax

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

CICS Salary Trend in Halifax

CICS
Top 14 Related IT Skills in Halifax

For the 6 months to 20 April 2015, IT jobs across the Halifax 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 2 (100.00%) MQSeries
1 2 (100.00%) IBM
1 2 (100.00%) Assembly Language
1 2 (100.00%) Internet
1 2 (100.00%) Middleware
1 2 (100.00%) Mainframe
1 2 (100.00%) Service Delivery
1 2 (100.00%) Migration
1 2 (100.00%) Banking
1 2 (100.00%) Retail
1 2 (100.00%) Online Banking
1 2 (100.00%) IBM Mainframe
1 2 (100.00%) Continuous Improvement
1 2 (100.00%) Analytical Skills

CICS
Top Related IT Skills in Halifax by Category

For the 6 months to 20 April 2015, IT jobs across the Halifax 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 (100.00%) MQSeries
Communications & Networking
1 2 (100.00%) Internet
General
1 2 (100.00%) Banking
1 2 (100.00%) Retail
Job Titles
1 2 (100.00%) Programmer
1 2 (100.00%) CICS Programmer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (100.00%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 2 (100.00%) Mainframe
1 2 (100.00%) Online Banking
1 2 (100.00%) IBM Mainframe
1 2 (100.00%) Analytical Skills
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (100.00%) Service Delivery
1 2 (100.00%) Migration
1 2 (100.00%) Continuous Improvement
Programming Languages
1 2 (100.00%) Assembly Language
Vendors
1 2 (100.00%) IBM