The first table below looks at the demand for CICS skills in IT jobs advertised for the South East region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited CICS over the 3 months to 24 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 South East region.

Location
3 months to
24 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
IBM Customer Information Control System (CICS)
Rank 449 422 417
Rank change year-on-year
-27 -5
Permanent jobs citing CICS 8 8 21
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 0.035% 0.036% 0.091%
As % of the Application Platforms category 0.17% 0.17% 0.45%
Number of salaries quoted 7 5 16
Average salary £85,000 £55,000 £55,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+54.54% -
UK excluding London average salary £50,000 £52,500 £47,500
% change year-on-year
-4.76% +10.52%
Application Platforms Category
South East
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Application Platforms category
4774 4690 4675
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 20.87% 21.15% 20.16%
Number of salaries quoted 3889 4027 4068
Average salary £40,325 £42,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-3.98% +5.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £27,500 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £62,000 £60,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £39,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+2.56% +1.29%
CICS
England

CICS
Jobs Demand Trend in the South East

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

CICS Jobs Demand Trend in the South East

CICS
Salary Trend in the South East

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

CICS Salary Trend in the South East

CICS
Salary Histogram in the South East

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing CICS across the South East region over the 3 months to 24 July 2014.

CICS Salary Histogram in the South East

CICS
Job Locations in the South East

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing CICS within the South East region over the 3 months to 24 July 2014. 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
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Hampshire - 4 £85,000 -
Berkshire - 3 £40,750 -
West Sussex - 1 £72,500 -
CICS
England

CICS
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 24 July 2014, IT jobs across the South East 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 12 (63.16%) COBOL
1 12 (63.16%) IBM
1 12 (63.16%) Mainframe
2 10 (52.63%) JCL
2 10 (52.63%) zOS
2 10 (52.63%) Finance
2 10 (52.63%) IBM Mainframe
3 9 (47.37%) DB2
4 7 (36.84%) ITIL
4 7 (36.84%) Problem Management
4 7 (36.84%) Advertising
4 7 (36.84%) Service Management
4 7 (36.84%) ITSM
5 6 (31.58%) VSAM
5 6 (31.58%) ISPF
6 5 (26.32%) SQL
7 4 (21.05%) Oracle
7 4 (21.05%) SQL Server
7 4 (21.05%) UNIX
7 4 (21.05%) SAS
7 4 (21.05%) SPSS
7 4 (21.05%) Control-M
7 4 (21.05%) Migration
7 4 (21.05%) ChangeMan
7 4 (21.05%) JIRA
7 4 (21.05%) Degree
7 4 (21.05%) Data Conversion
7 4 (21.05%) Tableau
7 4 (21.05%) Oracle Database
7 4 (21.05%) Computer Science

CICS
Top Related IT Skills in the South East by Category

For the 6 months to 24 July 2014, IT jobs across the South East 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 4 (21.05%) SAS
2 1 (5.26%) WebSphere
Applications
1 4 (21.05%) SPSS
2 1 (5.26%) MS PowerPoint
2 1 (5.26%) MS Excel
2 1 (5.26%) MS Office
Communications & Networking
1 1 (5.26%) LAN
1 1 (5.26%) WAN
1 1 (5.26%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (47.37%) DB2
2 4 (21.05%) SQL Server
2 4 (21.05%) Oracle Database
3 3 (15.79%) Adabas
Development Applications
1 4 (21.05%) ChangeMan
1 4 (21.05%) JIRA
2 2 (10.53%) Eclipse
3 1 (5.26%) Rational Rose
General
1 10 (52.63%) Finance
2 7 (36.84%) Advertising
3 1 (5.26%) Retail
3 1 (5.26%) Automotive
Job Titles
1 7 (36.84%) Analyst
1 7 (36.84%) Technical Manager
2 6 (31.58%) Technical Services Manager
2 6 (31.58%) Service Manager
3 3 (15.79%) Programmer
4 2 (10.53%) Applications Developer
4 2 (10.53%) Analyst Programmer
4 2 (10.53%) Developer
4 2 (10.53%) Mainframe Developer
5 1 (5.26%) Mainframe Programmer
5 1 (5.26%) Business Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (31.58%) ISPF
2 2 (10.53%) XML
2 2 (10.53%) HTML
2 2 (10.53%) JSON
Miscellaneous
1 12 (63.16%) Mainframe
2 10 (52.63%) IBM Mainframe
3 6 (31.58%) VSAM
4 4 (21.05%) Data Conversion
4 4 (21.05%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 10 (52.63%) zOS
2 4 (21.05%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (36.84%) ITIL
1 7 (36.84%) Problem Management
1 7 (36.84%) Service Management
1 7 (36.84%) ITSM
2 4 (21.05%) Migration
3 2 (10.53%) System Testing
3 2 (10.53%) Project Planning
4 1 (5.26%) Use Case
4 1 (5.26%) Unit Testing
4 1 (5.26%) Requirements Analysis
4 1 (5.26%) Risk Management
4 1 (5.26%) Workflow
4 1 (5.26%) CMMI
4 1 (5.26%) GAP Analysis
4 1 (5.26%) UML
Programming Languages
1 12 (63.16%) COBOL
2 10 (52.63%) JCL
3 5 (26.32%) SQL
4 2 (10.53%) Java
4 2 (10.53%) NATURAL
4 2 (10.53%) Assembly Language
4 2 (10.53%) REXX
4 2 (10.53%) PL/1
Qualifications
1 4 (21.05%) Degree
Systems Management
1 4 (21.05%) Control-M
Vendors
1 12 (63.16%) IBM
2 4 (21.05%) Oracle
2 4 (21.05%) Tableau
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