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

3 months to
2 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
IBM Customer Information Control System (CICS)
Rank 382 472 468
Rank change year-on-year
+90 -4
Permanent jobs citing CICS 24 12 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 0.15% 0.055% 0.009%
As % of the Application Platforms category 0.80% 0.28% 0.044%
Number of salaries quoted 24 7 2
Median salary £52,500 £52,500 £38,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +36.36%
UK excluding London median salary £52,500 £45,000 £46,250
% change year-on-year
+16.66% -2.70%
CICS
England

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

Application Platforms Category
South East
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Application Platforms category
3013 4251 4552
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 18.28% 19.35% 20.44%
Number of salaries quoted 2576 3605 3759
Median salary £45,000 £42,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+5.88% +6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,500 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £60,000 £60,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -

CICS
Jobs Demand Trend in the South East

The demand trend of job ads across the South East region citing CICS as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in 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
Job Locations in the South East

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing CICS within the South East region over the 3 months to 2 December 2016. 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Berkshire - 20 £52,500 -
Surrey - 4 £52,500 -
CICS
England

CICS
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 2 December 2016, IT jobs citing CICS also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the South East region with a requirement for CICS.

1 33 (100.00%) COBOL
1 33 (100.00%) DB2
1 33 (100.00%) Mainframe
2 32 (96.97%) JCL
3 29 (87.88%) IBM
4 22 (66.67%) UML
5 18 (54.55%) IBM Mainframe
6 17 (51.52%) SQL
7 14 (42.42%) Data Analysis
7 14 (42.42%) MVS
7 14 (42.42%) Migration
8 13 (39.39%) Tivoli
9 11 (33.33%) Unix
9 11 (33.33%) Oracle
9 11 (33.33%) Java
10 4 (12.12%) Syncsort
10 4 (12.12%) Software Engineering
10 4 (12.12%) VSAM
10 4 (12.12%) Retail
10 4 (12.12%) Finance
10 4 (12.12%) Easytrieve
10 4 (12.12%) XPEDITER
10 4 (12.12%) XML
10 4 (12.12%) REXX
11 3 (9.09%) Agile Software Development
11 3 (9.09%) Degree
11 3 (9.09%) Computer Science
11 3 (9.09%) Waterfall
12 2 (6.06%) Continuous Improvement
12 2 (6.06%) User Stories

CICS
Top Related IT Skills in the South East by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 2 (6.06%) MQSeries
Database & Business Intelligence
1 33 (100.00%) DB2
2 4 (12.12%) Easytrieve
Development Applications
1 4 (12.12%) XPEDITER
General
1 4 (12.12%) Finance
1 4 (12.12%) Retail
Job Titles
1 20 (60.61%) Analyst
1 20 (60.61%) COBOL Analyst
2 18 (54.55%) Analyst Programmer
2 18 (54.55%) COBOL Analyst Programmer
2 18 (54.55%) COBOL Programmer
2 18 (54.55%) DB2 Programmer
2 18 (54.55%) Programmer
3 16 (48.48%) CICS Analyst
4 14 (42.42%) CICS Programmer
5 8 (24.24%) Mainframe Analyst
6 7 (21.21%) Mainframe Analyst Programmer
6 7 (21.21%) Mainframe Programmer
6 7 (21.21%) Technical Analyst
7 6 (18.18%) MVS Programmer
8 5 (15.15%) Designer
9 4 (12.12%) Mainframe Software Engineer
9 4 (12.12%) Software Engineer
9 4 (12.12%) Team Leader
9 4 (12.12%) Technical Leader
9 4 (12.12%) Technical Team Leader
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (12.12%) XML
2 2 (6.06%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 33 (100.00%) Mainframe
2 18 (54.55%) IBM Mainframe
3 4 (12.12%) VSAM
4 3 (9.09%) Computer Science
5 2 (6.06%) DataPower
6 1 (3.03%) Enterprise Software
Operating Systems
1 14 (42.42%) MVS
2 11 (33.33%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 22 (66.67%) UML
2 14 (42.42%) Data Analysis
2 14 (42.42%) Migration
3 4 (12.12%) Software Engineering
4 3 (9.09%) Agile Software Development
4 3 (9.09%) Waterfall
5 2 (6.06%) Continuous Improvement
5 2 (6.06%) User Stories
6 1 (3.03%) Business Analysis
6 1 (3.03%) Coaching
6 1 (3.03%) RAD
6 1 (3.03%) Test Automation
6 1 (3.03%) Test Scripting
Programming Languages
1 33 (100.00%) COBOL
2 32 (96.97%) JCL
3 17 (51.52%) SQL
4 11 (33.33%) Java
5 4 (12.12%) REXX
Qualifications
1 3 (9.09%) Degree
Systems Management
1 13 (39.39%) Tivoli
2 2 (6.06%) Control-M
Vendors
1 29 (87.88%) IBM
2 11 (33.33%) Oracle
3 4 (12.12%) Syncsort
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