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 3 December 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
3 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
IBM Customer Information Control System (CICS)
Rank 590 609 603
Rank change year-on-year
+19 -6
Permanent jobs citing CICS 5 54 59
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 0.014% 0.12% 0.13%
As % of the Application Platforms category 0.078% 0.65% 0.60%
Number of salaries quoted 5 54 42
Median salary £70,000 £57,500 £55,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+21.73% +4.54%
90% offered a salary of more than £53,000 £50,000 £42,750
10% offered a salary of more than £79,000 £87,500 £67,250
UK excluding London median salary £52,500 £45,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year
+16.66% -
CICS
England

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
6416 8307 9807
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 18.28% 19.03% 21.53%
Number of salaries quoted 5442 7094 8351
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 £31,500 £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 3 December 2016.

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 3 December 2016. 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
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 -4 2 £67,500 +21.89%
CICS
England

CICS
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 3 December 2016, 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%) zOS
2 6 (85.71%) DB2
3 3 (42.86%) RACF
3 3 (42.86%) zSecure
4 2 (28.57%) Finance
4 2 (28.57%) REST
4 2 (28.57%) IBM
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%) ISTQB
5 1 (14.29%) Marketing
5 1 (14.29%) Degree
5 1 (14.29%) JIRA
5 1 (14.29%) QA
5 1 (14.29%) Release Management
5 1 (14.29%) IBM Mainframe
5 1 (14.29%) Pega
5 1 (14.29%) MongoDB
5 1 (14.29%) SQL
5 1 (14.29%) Oracle
5 1 (14.29%) SQL Server
5 1 (14.29%) SAN
5 1 (14.29%) PL/1
5 1 (14.29%) Data Modelling
5 1 (14.29%) SOA
5 1 (14.29%) JCL
5 1 (14.29%) Project Management

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%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (85.71%) DB2
2 1 (14.29%) MongoDB
2 1 (14.29%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 1 (14.29%) JIRA
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 Engineer
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%) QA Engineer
2 1 (14.29%) RACF Programmer
2 1 (14.29%) Security Technician
2 1 (14.29%) Senior Architect
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%) z/OS Developer
2 1 (14.29%) z/OS Engineer
2 1 (14.29%) z/OS Systems Programmer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (28.57%) REST
Miscellaneous
1 7 (100.00%) Mainframe
2 1 (14.29%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (14.29%) IBM Mainframe
Operating Systems
1 6 (85.71%) zOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (14.29%) Automation Testing
1 1 (14.29%) Bug Management
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%) Project Management
1 1 (14.29%) Release Management
1 1 (14.29%) SDLC
1 1 (14.29%) SOA
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
2 1 (14.29%) SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (14.29%) Degree
1 1 (14.29%) ISTQB
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
Vendors
1 2 (28.57%) IBM
2 1 (14.29%) Oracle
2 1 (14.29%) Pega