The first table below looks at the demand for CICS skills in IT jobs advertised for the Leeds region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited CICS over the 3 months to 17 April 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 Leeds region.

Location
3 months to
17 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
IBM Customer Information Control System (CICS)
Rank 180 157 -
Rank change year-on-year
-23 -
Permanent jobs citing CICS 3 1 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leeds 0.079% 0.036% -
As % of the Application Platforms category 0.36% 0.17% -
Number of salaries quoted 3 1 0
Average salary £30,000 £50,000 -
Average salary % change year-on-year
-40.00% -
UK excluding London average salary £46,500 £50,000 £38,000
% change year-on-year
-7.00% +31.57%
Application Platforms Category
Leeds
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Application Platforms category
836 590 495
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leeds 22.07% 21.19% 20.44%
Number of salaries quoted 658 476 436
Average salary £37,500 £35,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+7.14% -
90% offered a salary of more than £27,000 £24,000 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £50,000 £54,550
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £39,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+2.56% +4.00%
CICS
West Yorkshire

CICS
Jobs Demand Trend in Leeds

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

CICS Jobs Demand Trend in Leeds

CICS
Salary Trend in Leeds

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

CICS Salary Trend in Leeds

CICS
Top 18 Related IT Skills in Leeds

For the 6 months to 17 April 2014, IT jobs across the Leeds 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 3 (100.00%) C++
1 3 (100.00%) COBOL
1 3 (100.00%) Java
1 3 (100.00%) SQL
1 3 (100.00%) Oracle
1 3 (100.00%) DB2
1 3 (100.00%) ITIL
1 3 (100.00%) AIX
1 3 (100.00%) IBM
1 3 (100.00%) Shell Script
1 3 (100.00%) JCL
1 3 (100.00%) Service Management
1 3 (100.00%) Service Delivery
1 3 (100.00%) Continuous Improvement
1 3 (100.00%) Root Cause Analysis
2 2 (66.67%) Change Control
2 2 (66.67%) Configuration Management
2 2 (66.67%) Micro Focus

CICS
Top Related IT Skills in Leeds by Category

For the 6 months to 17 April 2014, IT jobs across the Leeds 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.

Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (100.00%) DB2
Job Titles
1 3 (100.00%) Analyst
1 3 (100.00%) Systems Analyst
2 2 (66.67%) Systems Support
2 2 (66.67%) Support Analyst
2 2 (66.67%) Systems Support Analyst
3 1 (33.33%) Applications Support
3 1 (33.33%) Service Analyst
3 1 (33.33%) Applications Support Analyst
Operating Systems
1 3 (100.00%) AIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (100.00%) Service Management
1 3 (100.00%) Service Delivery
1 3 (100.00%) Continuous Improvement
1 3 (100.00%) ITIL
1 3 (100.00%) Root Cause Analysis
2 2 (66.67%) Configuration Management
2 2 (66.67%) Change Control
Programming Languages
1 3 (100.00%) C++
1 3 (100.00%) COBOL
1 3 (100.00%) Java
1 3 (100.00%) SQL
1 3 (100.00%) Shell Script
1 3 (100.00%) JCL
Vendors
1 3 (100.00%) Oracle
1 3 (100.00%) IBM
2 2 (66.67%) Micro Focus