The table below looks at the statistics 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 29 December 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
29 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
IBM Customer Information Control System (CICS)
Rank - 125 -
Permanent jobs citing CICS 0 1 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Hertfordshire - 0.053% -
As % of the Application Platforms category - 0.23% -
Number of salaries quoted 0 0 0
Average salary - - -
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £48,500 £50,000
% change year-on-year
-7.21% -3.00%
CICS
East of England

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

Application Platforms Category
Hertfordshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Application Platforms category
604 438 721
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Hertfordshire 26.53% 23.20% 24.30%
Number of salaries quoted 467 339 584
Average salary £47,500 £40,000 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+18.75% -11.11%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £27,500 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £62,500 £62,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,954 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+2.68% +1.17%

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 10 Related IT Skills in Hertfordshire

For the 6 months to 29 December 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 2 (100.00%) COBOL
1 2 (100.00%) IBM
1 2 (100.00%) CA
1 2 (100.00%) REXX
1 2 (100.00%) zOS
1 2 (100.00%) MVS
1 2 (100.00%) JCL
1 2 (100.00%) Mainframe
1 2 (100.00%) VSAM
1 2 (100.00%) Systems Analysis

CICS
Top Related IT Skills in Hertfordshire by Category

For the 6 months to 29 December 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.

Job Titles
1 2 (100.00%) Programmer
1 2 (100.00%) Systems Programmer
1 2 (100.00%) Mainframe Programmer
Miscellaneous
1 2 (100.00%) Mainframe
1 2 (100.00%) VSAM
Operating Systems
1 2 (100.00%) zOS
1 2 (100.00%) MVS
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (100.00%) Systems Analysis
Programming Languages
1 2 (100.00%) COBOL
1 2 (100.00%) REXX
1 2 (100.00%) JCL
Vendors
1 2 (100.00%) IBM
1 2 (100.00%) CA