The first table below looks at the demand for CICS skills in IT jobs advertised for the Hertfordshire region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited CICS over the 3 months to 25 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Application Platforms category for the Hertfordshire region.

Location
3 months to
25 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
IBM Customer Information Control System (CICS)
Rank - - -
Permanent jobs citing CICS 0 0 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Hertfordshire - - -
As % of the Application Platforms category - - -
Number of salaries quoted 0 0 0
Average salary - - -
UK excluding London average salary £55,000 £52,500 £47,500
% change year-on-year
+4.76% +10.52%
Application Platforms Category
Hertfordshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Application Platforms category
682 523 614
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Hertfordshire 27.38% 24.69% 23.09%
Number of salaries quoted 563 404 458
Average salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £23,500 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £62,500 £61,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £39,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+2.56% +1.29%
CICS
East of England

CICS
Jobs Demand Trend in Hertfordshire

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

CICS Jobs Demand Trend in Hertfordshire

CICS
Salary Trend in Hertfordshire

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

CICS Salary Trend in Hertfordshire

CICS
Top 7 Related IT Skills in Hertfordshire

For the 6 months to 25 July 2014, IT jobs across the Hertfordshire 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 6 (100.00%) COBOL
1 6 (100.00%) Finance
2 5 (83.33%) JCL
2 5 (83.33%) Project Management
2 5 (83.33%) VSAM
2 5 (83.33%) Change Management
3 1 (16.67%) Software Engineering

CICS
Top Related IT Skills in Hertfordshire by Category

For the 6 months to 25 July 2014, IT jobs across the Hertfordshire 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.

General
1 6 (100.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 6 (100.00%) Developer
2 1 (16.67%) Senior Developer
2 1 (16.67%) Senior Software Engineer
2 1 (16.67%) COBOL Developer
2 1 (16.67%) Senior COBOL Developer
2 1 (16.67%) Software Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 5 (83.33%) VSAM
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (83.33%) Project Management
1 5 (83.33%) Change Management
2 1 (16.67%) Software Engineering
Programming Languages
1 6 (100.00%) COBOL
2 5 (83.33%) JCL