The table below looks at the statistics for CICS skills in IT jobs advertised for the Kent region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited CICS over the 3 months to 19 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
19 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
IBM Customer Information Control System (CICS)
Rank - 91 63
Permanent jobs citing CICS 0 4 17
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Kent - 0.37% 2.17%
As % of the Application Platforms category - 2.06% 11.89%
Number of salaries quoted 0 1 15
Average salary - £55,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £55,000 £40,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+37.50% -5.88%
CICS
South East

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

Application Platforms Category
Kent
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Application Platforms category
165 194 143
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Kent 16.55% 18.13% 18.29%
Number of salaries quoted 127 172 124
Average salary £42,500 £45,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-5.55% +12.50%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,800 £24,600 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £55,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+3.89% +2.66%

CICS
Jobs Demand Trend in Kent

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

CICS Jobs Demand Trend in Kent

CICS
Salary Trend in Kent

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

CICS Salary Trend in Kent