The table below looks at the statistics for CICS skills in IT jobs advertised for the Sheffield region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited CICS over the 3 months to 8 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
8 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
IBM Customer Information Control System (CICS)
Rank 66 - 66
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Permanent jobs citing CICS 1 0 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Sheffield 0.17% - 0.30%
As % of the Application Platforms category 0.85% - 1.39%
Number of salaries quoted 1 0 2
Average salary £51,085 - £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £47,500 £50,000 £49,250
% change year-on-year
-5.00% +1.52%
CICS
South Yorkshire

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

Application Platforms Category
Sheffield
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Application Platforms category
118 182 144
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Sheffield 19.63% 25.28% 21.36%
Number of salaries quoted 96 141 118
Average salary £40,625 £35,000 £36,750
Average salary % change year-on-year
+16.07% -4.76%
90% offered a salary of more than £34,000 £27,500 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £63,000 £47,500 £47,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

CICS
Jobs Demand Trend in Sheffield

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

CICS Jobs Demand Trend in Sheffield

CICS
Salary Trend in Sheffield

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

CICS Salary Trend in Sheffield

CICS
Top 4 Related IT Skills in Sheffield

For the 6 months to 8 February 2016, IT jobs across the Sheffield 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 3 (100.00%) Project Management
1 3 (100.00%) Service Management
1 3 (100.00%) Software Engineering
1 3 (100.00%) Degree

CICS
Top Related IT Skills in Sheffield by Category

For the 6 months to 8 February 2016, IT jobs across the Sheffield 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.

Job Titles
1 3 (100.00%) Head of IT
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (100.00%) Project Management
1 3 (100.00%) Service Management
1 3 (100.00%) Software Engineering
Qualifications
1 3 (100.00%) Degree