The table below looks at the statistics for ISPF skills in IT jobs advertised for the Nottingham region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited ISPF over the 3 months to 26 January 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
26 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
IBM Interactive System Productivity Facility (ISPF)
Rank 92 - 81
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Permanent jobs citing ISPF 2 0 7
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Nottingham 0.20% - 0.82%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 0.47% - 1.64%
Number of salaries quoted 0 0 1
Average salary - - £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £54,000 £50,000 £30,971
% change year-on-year
+8.00% +61.44%
ISPF
Nottinghamshire

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category in permanent jobs advertised in the Nottingham region.

Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
Nottingham
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
422 625 426
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Nottingham 42.20% 56.72% 49.77%
Number of salaries quoted 350 514 386
Average salary £37,500 £37,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +7.14%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £25,000 £24,500
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £45,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+5.26% +1.33%

ISPF
Jobs Demand Trend in Nottingham

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing ISPF across the Nottingham region as a proportion of the total demand within the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category.

ISPF Jobs Demand Trend in Nottingham

ISPF
Salary Trend in Nottingham

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

ISPF Salary Trend in Nottingham

ISPF
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Nottingham

For the 6 months to 26 January 2015, IT jobs across the Nottingham region citing ISPF 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 ISPF.

1 6 (100.00%) Mainframe
2 5 (83.33%) REXX
2 5 (83.33%) CICS
2 5 (83.33%) JCL
3 4 (66.67%) IBM
3 4 (66.67%) DB2
4 3 (50.00%) C++
4 3 (50.00%) COBOL
4 3 (50.00%) Java
4 3 (50.00%) CA
4 3 (50.00%) zOS
4 3 (50.00%) Root Cause Analysis
4 3 (50.00%) Performance Tuning
4 3 (50.00%) Performance Monitoring
4 3 (50.00%) Analytical Skills
5 2 (33.33%) ERwin
5 2 (33.33%) Performance Management
5 2 (33.33%) Disaster Recovery
5 2 (33.33%) Workflow
5 2 (33.33%) IBM Mainframe
5 2 (33.33%) MAINVIEW
5 2 (33.33%) Assembly Language
5 2 (33.33%) BMC
5 2 (33.33%) SQL
5 2 (33.33%) ITIL
5 2 (33.33%) OLAP
5 2 (33.33%) Data Warehouse
5 2 (33.33%) Data Modelling
5 2 (33.33%) Adabas
6 1 (16.67%) SMS

ISPF
Top Related IT Skills in Nottingham by Category

For the 6 months to 26 January 2015, IT jobs across the Nottingham region citing ISPF 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 ISPF. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 5 (83.33%) CICS
2 1 (16.67%) Exchange Server 2013
Applications
1 1 (16.67%) MS Office
1 1 (16.67%) MS Excel
1 1 (16.67%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 1 (16.67%) Summit
Communications & Networking
1 1 (16.67%) SMS
1 1 (16.67%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (66.67%) DB2
2 2 (33.33%) OLAP
2 2 (33.33%) Data Warehouse
2 2 (33.33%) Adabas
Development Applications
1 2 (33.33%) ERwin
2 1 (16.67%) ChangeMan
2 1 (16.67%) Subversion
Job Titles
1 3 (50.00%) Analyst
2 2 (33.33%) DBA
2 2 (33.33%) Technical Analyst
2 2 (33.33%) DB2 DBA
3 1 (16.67%) Technical Consultant
3 1 (16.67%) Systems Analyst
3 1 (16.67%) Consultant
Miscellaneous
1 6 (100.00%) Mainframe
2 3 (50.00%) Analytical Skills
3 2 (33.33%) IBM Mainframe
4 1 (16.67%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 3 (50.00%) zOS
2 1 (16.67%) Windows
2 1 (16.67%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (50.00%) Root Cause Analysis
1 3 (50.00%) Performance Tuning
1 3 (50.00%) Performance Monitoring
2 2 (33.33%) ITIL
2 2 (33.33%) Data Modelling
2 2 (33.33%) Disaster Recovery
2 2 (33.33%) Workflow
2 2 (33.33%) Performance Management
3 1 (16.67%) Business Continuity
3 1 (16.67%) Incident Management
3 1 (16.67%) Problem Management
3 1 (16.67%) Time Management
3 1 (16.67%) Change Management
Programming Languages
1 5 (83.33%) REXX
1 5 (83.33%) JCL
2 3 (50.00%) C++
2 3 (50.00%) COBOL
2 3 (50.00%) Java
3 2 (33.33%) SQL
3 2 (33.33%) Assembly Language
Qualifications
1 1 (16.67%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (16.67%) SLA
System Software
1 1 (16.67%) RACF
1 1 (16.67%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 2 (33.33%) MAINVIEW
Vendors
1 4 (66.67%) IBM
2 3 (50.00%) CA
3 2 (33.33%) BMC
4 1 (16.67%) Cisco
4 1 (16.67%) NetApp
4 1 (16.67%) McAfee
4 1 (16.67%) VMware
4 1 (16.67%) Computacenter
4 1 (16.67%) Microsoft
4 1 (16.67%) HP
4 1 (16.67%) EMC