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 average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited CICS over the 3 months to 3 March 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
3 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
IBM Customer Information Control System (CICS)
Rank 439 410 413
Rank change year-on-year
-29 +3
Permanent jobs citing CICS 2 10 26
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 0.010% 0.048% 0.12%
As % of the Application Platforms category 0.046% 0.23% 0.56%
Number of salaries quoted 2 10 20
Average salary £63,000 £65,000 £60,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-3.07% +8.33%
90% offered a salary of more than £52,600 £54,500 £55,000
10% offered a salary of more than £73,400 £100,000 £60,250
UK excluding London average salary £52,500 £46,500 £52,500
% change year-on-year
+12.90% -11.42%
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
4388 4280 4652
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 21.24% 20.37% 21.48%
Number of salaries quoted 3722 3484 3953
Average salary £42,500 £40,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+4.93% +1.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,000 £27,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £57,500 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £39,000
% change year-on-year
- +2.56%

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 3 March 2015.

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 3 March 2015. 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
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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
West Sussex -3 1 £50,000 -9.09% 1
Kent - 1 £76,000 -
CICS
England

CICS
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 3 March 2015, 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 4 (100.00%) IBM
1 4 (100.00%) Mainframe
2 3 (75.00%) JCL
2 3 (75.00%) zOS
2 3 (75.00%) UNIX
3 2 (50.00%) Windows
3 2 (50.00%) Unisys
3 2 (50.00%) SLA
3 2 (50.00%) DB2
3 2 (50.00%) Tivoli NetView
3 2 (50.00%) MOM
3 2 (50.00%) Sun
3 2 (50.00%) BMC
3 2 (50.00%) Unicenter
3 2 (50.00%) HP SiteScope
3 2 (50.00%) OMEGAMON
3 2 (50.00%) Change Management
3 2 (50.00%) Finance
4 1 (25.00%) Banking
4 1 (25.00%) Retail
4 1 (25.00%) Investment Banking
4 1 (25.00%) Knowledge Management
4 1 (25.00%) ISPF
4 1 (25.00%) Retail Banking
4 1 (25.00%) Project Planning
4 1 (25.00%) JSON
4 1 (25.00%) VCP4
4 1 (25.00%) REXX
4 1 (25.00%) PL/1
4 1 (25.00%) Assembly Language

CICS
Top Related IT Skills in the South East by Category

For the 6 months to 3 March 2015, 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.

Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (50.00%) DB2
Development Applications
1 1 (25.00%) Eclipse
General
1 2 (50.00%) Finance
2 1 (25.00%) Banking
2 1 (25.00%) Retail
2 1 (25.00%) Investment Banking
2 1 (25.00%) Retail Banking
Job Titles
1 2 (50.00%) Data Centre Operator
2 1 (25.00%) Developer
2 1 (25.00%) Applications Developer
2 1 (25.00%) Infrastructure Manager
2 1 (25.00%) Mainframe Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (25.00%) HTML
1 1 (25.00%) Web Services
1 1 (25.00%) ISPF
1 1 (25.00%) JSON
Miscellaneous
1 4 (100.00%) Mainframe
Operating Systems
1 3 (75.00%) UNIX
1 3 (75.00%) zOS
2 2 (50.00%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (50.00%) Change Management
2 1 (25.00%) Knowledge Management
2 1 (25.00%) Project Planning
Programming Languages
1 3 (75.00%) JCL
2 1 (25.00%) COBOL
2 1 (25.00%) Assembly Language
2 1 (25.00%) REXX
2 1 (25.00%) PL/1
Qualifications
1 1 (25.00%) VCP4
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (50.00%) SLA
Systems Management
1 2 (50.00%) Unicenter
1 2 (50.00%) Tivoli NetView
1 2 (50.00%) MOM
1 2 (50.00%) OMEGAMON
1 2 (50.00%) HP SiteScope
Vendors
1 4 (100.00%) IBM
2 2 (50.00%) Sun
2 2 (50.00%) BMC
2 2 (50.00%) Unisys
South East
TEKsystems
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + generous package and pension
Posted: 4 days ago
Gatwick, West Sussex
Ashdown IT
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago