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 24 January 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
24 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
IBM Customer Information Control System (CICS)
England / London
Rank 577 593 572
Rank change year-on-year
+16 -21
Permanent jobs citing CICS 2 39 70
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 0.006% 0.097% 0.17%
As % of the Application Platforms category 0.033% 0.52% 0.83%
Number of salaries quoted 2 39 57
Median salary £70,000 £57,500 £60,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+21.73% -4.16%
90% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £51,900 £50,000
10% offered a salary of more than £90,000 £88,000 £68,500
UK excluding London median salary £52,500 £47,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year
+10.52% +5.55%

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
6093 7437 8470
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 18.20% 18.52% 20.83%
Number of salaries quoted 5171 6418 7212
Median salary £55,000 £52,500 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+4.76% +5.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £32,500 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £80,000 £72,500 £77,500
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -

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 24 January 2017.

CICS Salary Histogram in London

CICS
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 24 January 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 5 (71.43%) zOS
2 5 (71.43%) DB2
3 3 (42.86%) RACF
3 3 (42.86%) zSecure
4 2 (28.57%) Finance
4 2 (28.57%) Java
4 2 (28.57%) Banking
5 1 (14.29%) TOGAF
5 1 (14.29%) Data Analysis
5 1 (14.29%) Marketing
5 1 (14.29%) Degree
5 1 (14.29%) QA
5 1 (14.29%) Performance Testing
5 1 (14.29%) IBM Mainframe
5 1 (14.29%) Pega
5 1 (14.29%) Test Automation
5 1 (14.29%) MongoDB
5 1 (14.29%) REST
5 1 (14.29%) High Availability
5 1 (14.29%) Test Strategy
5 1 (14.29%) Root Cause Analysis
5 1 (14.29%) Oracle SOA Suite
5 1 (14.29%) HP SiteScope
5 1 (14.29%) Enterprise Software
5 1 (14.29%) ACF2
5 1 (14.29%) Performance Engineering
5 1 (14.29%) Analytical Skills
5 1 (14.29%) Performance Metrics
5 1 (14.29%) Oracle

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 5 (71.43%) 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 2 (28.57%) Banking
1 2 (28.57%) Finance
2 1 (14.29%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 2 (28.57%) Programmer
2 1 (14.29%) Architect
2 1 (14.29%) CICS Programmer
2 1 (14.29%) Developer
2 1 (14.29%) Java Team Leader
2 1 (14.29%) Lead Programmer
2 1 (14.29%) Mainframe Developer
2 1 (14.29%) Mainframe Programmer
2 1 (14.29%) Performance Engineer
2 1 (14.29%) Performance Test Engineer
2 1 (14.29%) RACF Programmer
2 1 (14.29%) Security Technician
2 1 (14.29%) Senior Solutions Architect
2 1 (14.29%) Solutions Architect
2 1 (14.29%) Systems Programmer
2 1 (14.29%) Team Leader
2 1 (14.29%) Test Engineer
2 1 (14.29%) z/OS Developer
2 1 (14.29%) z/OS Engineer
2 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%) Performance Metrics
Operating Systems
1 5 (71.43%) zOS
2 1 (14.29%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
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 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%) 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 3 (42.86%) RACF
2 1 (14.29%) ACF2
Systems Management
1 3 (42.86%) 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