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 28 May 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
28 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
IBM Customer Information Control System (CICS)
Rank 433 453 435
Rank change year-on-year
+20 -18
Permanent jobs citing CICS 14 9 9
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 0.067% 0.038% 0.040%
As % of the Application Platforms category 0.32% 0.19% 0.18%
Number of salaries quoted 13 8 5
Average salary £50,000 £72,500 £55,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-31.03% +31.81%
90% offered a salary of more than £43,800 £61,750 £37,000
10% offered a salary of more than £52,000 £72,500 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £48,750 £42,500 £52,500
% change year-on-year
+14.70% -19.04%
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
4363 4715 4921
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 20.94% 20.07% 22.00%
Number of salaries quoted 3703 3969 4214
Average salary £41,500 £42,000 £40,018
Average salary % change year-on-year
-1.19% +4.95%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,000 £26,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £60,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

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 28 May 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 28 May 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
(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
West Sussex +4 9 £50,000 -31.03%
Buckinghamshire - 2 £52,500 -
Middlesex - 1 £34,000 -
CICS
England

CICS
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 28 May 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 15 (93.75%) DB2
1 15 (93.75%) Mainframe
2 14 (87.50%) IBM
3 13 (81.25%) COBOL
4 11 (68.75%) JCL
5 10 (62.50%) zOS
5 10 (62.50%) Assembly Language
5 10 (62.50%) ISPF
6 9 (56.25%) Project Planning
6 9 (56.25%) JSON
6 9 (56.25%) SDLC
6 9 (56.25%) REXX
6 9 (56.25%) PL/1
6 9 (56.25%) Eclipse
6 9 (56.25%) HTML
7 3 (18.75%) UNIX
7 3 (18.75%) Finance
7 3 (18.75%) Agile Software Development
7 3 (18.75%) IBM Mainframe
7 3 (18.75%) Waterfall
8 2 (12.50%) Enterprise Software
8 2 (12.50%) Marketing
8 2 (12.50%) Scrum
8 2 (12.50%) Banking
8 2 (12.50%) Retail
9 1 (6.25%) Investment Banking
9 1 (6.25%) Knowledge Management
9 1 (6.25%) Software Testing
9 1 (6.25%) Migration
9 1 (6.25%) Customer Intelligence

CICS
Top Related IT Skills in the South East by Category

For the 6 months to 28 May 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.

Application Platforms
1 1 (6.25%) JBoss
1 1 (6.25%) SAS
Applications
1 1 (6.25%) MS Excel
Database & Business Intelligence
1 15 (93.75%) DB2
2 1 (6.25%) MS Access
2 1 (6.25%) SQL Server
2 1 (6.25%) PowerCenter
2 1 (6.25%) SAS Enterprise Guide
2 1 (6.25%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 9 (56.25%) Eclipse
2 1 (6.25%) Toad
General
1 3 (18.75%) Finance
2 2 (12.50%) Marketing
2 2 (12.50%) Banking
2 2 (12.50%) Retail
3 1 (6.25%) Investment Banking
3 1 (6.25%) Retail Banking
3 1 (6.25%) Corporate Banking
Job Titles
1 12 (75.00%) Developer
1 12 (75.00%) Mainframe Developer
2 11 (68.75%) Applications Developer
3 1 (6.25%) Environment Manager
3 1 (6.25%) Database Manager
3 1 (6.25%) Infrastructure Manager
3 1 (6.25%) CRM Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10 (62.50%) ISPF
2 9 (56.25%) JSON
2 9 (56.25%) HTML
3 1 (6.25%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 15 (93.75%) Mainframe
2 3 (18.75%) IBM Mainframe
3 2 (12.50%) Enterprise Software
4 1 (6.25%) Analytical Skills
4 1 (6.25%) Data Centre
Operating Systems
1 10 (62.50%) zOS
2 3 (18.75%) UNIX
3 1 (6.25%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (56.25%) Project Planning
1 9 (56.25%) SDLC
2 3 (18.75%) Agile Software Development
2 3 (18.75%) Waterfall
3 2 (12.50%) Scrum
4 1 (6.25%) Knowledge Management
4 1 (6.25%) Software Testing
4 1 (6.25%) Migration
4 1 (6.25%) Customer Intelligence
4 1 (6.25%) Project Management
4 1 (6.25%) CRM
4 1 (6.25%) Resource Management
4 1 (6.25%) Test Management
4 1 (6.25%) Line Management
4 1 (6.25%) People Management
Programming Languages
1 13 (81.25%) COBOL
2 11 (68.75%) JCL
3 10 (62.50%) Assembly Language
4 9 (56.25%) REXX
4 9 (56.25%) PL/1
5 1 (6.25%) Java
5 1 (6.25%) Perl
Vendors
1 14 (87.50%) IBM
2 1 (6.25%) Oracle
2 1 (6.25%) Business Objects
Brighton, East Sussex
American Express
Salary: £50,000 - £60,000 per year
Posted: 16 days ago
Brighton, East Sussex
American Express
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 16 days ago
South East
Cognizant
Posted: 19 days ago