The first table below looks at the demand for CICS skills in IT jobs advertised for the Northamptonshire region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited CICS over the 3 months to 23 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Application Platforms category for the Northamptonshire region.

Location
3 months to
23 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
IBM Customer Information Control System (CICS)
Rank 76 63 -
Rank change year-on-year
-13 -
Permanent jobs citing CICS 1 6 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Northamptonshire 0.12% 0.92% -
As % of the Application Platforms category 0.56% 4.23% -
Number of salaries quoted 0 6 0
Average salary - £35,000 -
UK excluding London average salary £50,000 £52,500 £47,500
% change year-on-year
-4.76% +10.52%
Application Platforms Category
Northamptonshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Application Platforms category
179 142 112
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Northamptonshire 21.03% 21.75% 17.26%
Number of salaries quoted 166 137 88
Average salary £37,500 £38,250 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-1.96% +2.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,000 £22,000 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £49,000 £45,000 £57,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £39,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+2.56% +1.29%
CICS
East Midlands

CICS
Jobs Demand Trend in Northamptonshire

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing CICS across the Northamptonshire region as a proportion of the total demand within the Application Platforms category.

CICS Jobs Demand Trend in Northamptonshire

CICS
Salary Trend in Northamptonshire

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

CICS Salary Trend in Northamptonshire

CICS
Top 28 Related IT Skills in Northamptonshire

For the 6 months to 23 July 2014, IT jobs across the Northamptonshire region citing CICS 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 CICS.

1 1 (100.00%) C
1 1 (100.00%) C++
1 1 (100.00%) COBOL
1 1 (100.00%) HTML
1 1 (100.00%) Java
1 1 (100.00%) SQL
1 1 (100.00%) DB2
1 1 (100.00%) Business Objects
1 1 (100.00%) XML
1 1 (100.00%) Client/Server
1 1 (100.00%) TCP/IP
1 1 (100.00%) SSL
1 1 (100.00%) IBM
1 1 (100.00%) Cognizant
1 1 (100.00%) zOS
1 1 (100.00%) Internet
1 1 (100.00%) Tivoli
1 1 (100.00%) HACMP
1 1 (100.00%) RACF
1 1 (100.00%) JCL
1 1 (100.00%) Mainframe
1 1 (100.00%) Financial Institution
1 1 (100.00%) Disaster Recovery
1 1 (100.00%) Finance
1 1 (100.00%) WebSphere
1 1 (100.00%) Degree
1 1 (100.00%) QA
1 1 (100.00%) IBM Mainframe

CICS
Top Related IT Skills in Northamptonshire by Category

For the 6 months to 23 July 2014, IT jobs across the Northamptonshire region citing CICS 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 CICS. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 1 (100.00%) WebSphere
Communications & Networking
1 1 (100.00%) TCP/IP
1 1 (100.00%) SSL
1 1 (100.00%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (100.00%) DB2
General
1 1 (100.00%) Financial Institution
1 1 (100.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 1 (100.00%) Consultant
1 1 (100.00%) Technical Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (100.00%) HTML
1 1 (100.00%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 1 (100.00%) Client/Server
1 1 (100.00%) HACMP
1 1 (100.00%) Mainframe
1 1 (100.00%) IBM Mainframe
Operating Systems
1 1 (100.00%) zOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (100.00%) Disaster Recovery
Programming Languages
1 1 (100.00%) C
1 1 (100.00%) C++
1 1 (100.00%) COBOL
1 1 (100.00%) Java
1 1 (100.00%) SQL
1 1 (100.00%) JCL
Qualifications
1 1 (100.00%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (100.00%) QA
System Software
1 1 (100.00%) RACF
Systems Management
1 1 (100.00%) Tivoli
Vendors
1 1 (100.00%) Business Objects
1 1 (100.00%) IBM
1 1 (100.00%) Cognizant