The table below looks at the statistics for CICS skills in IT jobs advertised for the Manchester region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited CICS over the 3 months to 26 May 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
26 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
IBM Customer Information Control System (CICS)
Rank - 179 188
Permanent jobs citing CICS 0 5 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Manchester - 0.15% 0.052%
As % of the Application Platforms category - 0.72% 0.26%
Number of salaries quoted 0 1 1
Median salary - £60,000 £25,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +140.00%
UK excluding London median salary £55,000 £47,500 £46,500
% change year-on-year
+15.78% +2.15%
CICS
North West

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

Application Platforms Category
Manchester
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Application Platforms category
602 697 773
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Manchester 17.87% 21.23% 20.12%
Number of salaries quoted 520 587 640
Median salary £40,000 £37,500 £35,750
Median salary % change year-on-year
+6.66% +4.89%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,000 £22,500 £23,000
10% offered a salary of more than £57,000 £50,500 £55,000
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

CICS
Jobs Demand Trend in Manchester

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

CICS Jobs Demand Trend in Manchester

CICS
Salary Trend in Manchester

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

CICS Salary Trend in Manchester