The table below looks at the statistics for CICS skills in IT jobs advertised for the London region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited CICS over the 3 months to 27 February 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
27 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
IBM Customer Information Control System (CICS)
England / London
Rank 579 623 593
Rank change year-on-year
+44 -30
Permanent jobs citing CICS 3 16 61
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 0.009% 0.039% 0.15%
As % of the Application Platforms category 0.048% 0.21% 0.70%
Number of salaries quoted 2 15 41
Median salary £70,000 £55,000 £60,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+27.27% -8.33%
90% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £51,500 £50,000
10% offered a salary of more than £90,000 £92,500 £65,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £47,500 £52,500
% change year-on-year
-5.26% -9.52%

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

Application Platforms Category
London
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Application Platforms category
6190 7576 8708
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 18.48% 18.67% 20.70%
Number of salaries quoted 5225 6574 7420
Median salary £55,000 £54,000 £52,300
Median salary % change year-on-year
+1.85% +3.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £32,500 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £80,000 £75,000 £75,000
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

CICS
Jobs Demand Trend in London

The demand trend of job ads across the London region citing CICS as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in the Application Platforms category.

CICS Jobs Demand Trend in London

CICS
Salary Trend in London

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

CICS Salary Trend in London

CICS
Salary Histogram in London

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing CICS across the London region over the 3 months to 27 February 2017.

CICS Salary Histogram in London

CICS
Job Locations in London

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing CICS within the London region over the 3 months to 27 February 2017. 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 Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
City of London +17 1 - -
CICS
England

CICS
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 27 February 2017, IT jobs citing CICS also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the London region with a requirement for CICS.

1 7 (100.00%) Mainframe
2 6 (85.71%) DB2
3 5 (71.43%) zOS
4 4 (57.14%) RACF
4 4 (57.14%) zSecure
5 3 (42.86%) Banking
6 2 (28.57%) Java
6 2 (28.57%) Finance
7 1 (14.29%) Validation
7 1 (14.29%) Oracle Workflow
7 1 (14.29%) PostgreSQL
7 1 (14.29%) Information Security
7 1 (14.29%) Dynatrace
7 1 (14.29%) Perfmon
7 1 (14.29%) Customer Requirements
7 1 (14.29%) COBOL
7 1 (14.29%) Oracle
7 1 (14.29%) SQL Server
7 1 (14.29%) JCL
7 1 (14.29%) Management Information System
7 1 (14.29%) Workflow
7 1 (14.29%) Linux
7 1 (14.29%) LDAP
7 1 (14.29%) Data Modelling
7 1 (14.29%) SOA
7 1 (14.29%) IBM
7 1 (14.29%) HP
7 1 (14.29%) SAN
7 1 (14.29%) LoadRunner
7 1 (14.29%) PL/1

CICS
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 1 (14.29%) Oracle SOA Suite
1 1 (14.29%) Oracle Workflow
Communications & Networking
1 1 (14.29%) LDAP
1 1 (14.29%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (85.71%) DB2
2 1 (14.29%) MongoDB
2 1 (14.29%) PostgreSQL
2 1 (14.29%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 1 (14.29%) LoadRunner
General
1 3 (42.86%) Banking
2 2 (28.57%) Finance
3 1 (14.29%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 1 (14.29%) Architect
1 1 (14.29%) Java Team Leader
1 1 (14.29%) Lead Programmer
1 1 (14.29%) Performance Engineer
1 1 (14.29%) Performance Test Engineer
1 1 (14.29%) Programmer
1 1 (14.29%) RACF Programmer
1 1 (14.29%) Security Technician
1 1 (14.29%) Senior Architect
1 1 (14.29%) Senior Solutions Architect
1 1 (14.29%) Solutions Architect
1 1 (14.29%) Systems Programmer
1 1 (14.29%) Team Leader
1 1 (14.29%) Test Engineer
1 1 (14.29%) z/OS Systems Programmer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (14.29%) REST
Miscellaneous
1 7 (100.00%) Mainframe
2 1 (14.29%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (14.29%) Enterprise Software
2 1 (14.29%) IBM Mainframe
2 1 (14.29%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 5 (71.43%) zOS
2 1 (14.29%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (14.29%) Customer Requirements
1 1 (14.29%) Data Analysis
1 1 (14.29%) Data Modelling
1 1 (14.29%) High Availability
1 1 (14.29%) Information Security
1 1 (14.29%) Performance Engineering
1 1 (14.29%) Performance Metrics
1 1 (14.29%) Performance Testing
1 1 (14.29%) Root Cause Analysis
1 1 (14.29%) SOA
1 1 (14.29%) Test Automation
1 1 (14.29%) Test Strategy
1 1 (14.29%) TOGAF
1 1 (14.29%) Validation
1 1 (14.29%) Workflow
Programming Languages
1 2 (28.57%) Java
2 1 (14.29%) COBOL
2 1 (14.29%) JCL
2 1 (14.29%) PL/1
Qualifications
1 1 (14.29%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (14.29%) QA
System Software
1 4 (57.14%) RACF
2 1 (14.29%) ACF2
Systems Management
1 4 (57.14%) zSecure
2 1 (14.29%) HP SiteScope
2 1 (14.29%) Perfmon
Vendors
1 1 (14.29%) Dynatrace
1 1 (14.29%) HP
1 1 (14.29%) IBM
1 1 (14.29%) Oracle
1 1 (14.29%) Pega