The table below looks at the statistics for ACF2 skills in IT jobs advertised for the London region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited ACF2 over the 3 months to 28 August 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
28 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
CA ACF2
Rank 617 626 -
Rank change year-on-year
+9 -
Permanent jobs citing ACF2 5 8 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 0.011% 0.017% -
As % of the System Software category 0.11% 0.17% -
Number of salaries quoted 0 7 0
Average salary - £57,500 -
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £65,000 £24,000
% change year-on-year
-38.46% +170.83%
ACF2
England

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire System Software category in permanent jobs advertised in the London region.

System Software Category
London
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
System Software category
4568 4796 4110
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 10.35% 10.33% 9.33%
Number of salaries quoted 3988 4129 3557
Average salary £47,000 £47,500 £47,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-1.05% -
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £28,000 £29,000
10% offered a salary of more than £72,500 £65,000 £67,500
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £37,500 £39,000
% change year-on-year
- -3.84%

ACF2
Jobs Demand Trend in London

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing ACF2 across the London region as a proportion of the total demand within the System Software category.

ACF2 Jobs Demand Trend in London

ACF2
Salary Trend in London

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing ACF2 across the London region.

ACF2 Salary Trend in London

ACF2
Job Locations in London

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing ACF2 within the London region over the 3 months to 28 August 2015. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
City of London +23 5 - -
ACF2
England

ACF2
Top 12 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 28 August 2015, IT jobs across the London region citing ACF2 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 ACF2.

1 8 (88.89%) Banking
2 7 (77.78%) Retail
3 5 (55.56%) Problem Management
4 4 (44.44%) IBM Mainframe
4 4 (44.44%) zSecure
4 4 (44.44%) DB2
4 4 (44.44%) TCP/IP
4 4 (44.44%) IBM
4 4 (44.44%) CICS
4 4 (44.44%) zOS
4 4 (44.44%) RACF
4 4 (44.44%) Mainframe

ACF2
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 28 August 2015, IT jobs across the London region citing ACF2 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 ACF2. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 4 (44.44%) CICS
Communications & Networking
1 4 (44.44%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (44.44%) DB2
General
1 8 (88.89%) Banking
2 7 (77.78%) Retail
Job Titles
1 3 (33.33%) Technical Leader
2 1 (11.11%) Systems Programmer
2 1 (11.11%) Programmer
Miscellaneous
1 4 (44.44%) Mainframe
1 4 (44.44%) IBM Mainframe
Operating Systems
1 4 (44.44%) zOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (55.56%) Problem Management
System Software
1 4 (44.44%) RACF
Systems Management
1 4 (44.44%) zSecure
Vendors
1 4 (44.44%) IBM