The table below looks at the statistics for CICS skills in IT jobs advertised for the South Yorkshire region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited CICS over the 3 months to 24 December 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
24 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
IBM Customer Information Control System (CICS)
Rank 92 73 82
Rank change year-on-year
-19 +9
Permanent jobs citing CICS 1 2 3
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in South Yorkshire 0.11% 0.26% 0.32%
As % of the Application Platforms category 0.45% 0.94% 1.60%
Number of salaries quoted 0 0 1
Average salary - - £33,500
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £48,500 £50,000
% change year-on-year
-7.21% -3.00%
CICS
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 South Yorkshire region.

Application Platforms Category
South Yorkshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Application Platforms category
224 212 187
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in South Yorkshire 23.70% 27.04% 20.04%
Number of salaries quoted 189 175 162
Average salary £33,500 £32,500 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+3.07% -
90% offered a salary of more than £21,750 £24,000 £19,000
10% offered a salary of more than £47,500 £50,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,783 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+3.13% +0.73%

CICS
Jobs Demand Trend in South Yorkshire

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

CICS Jobs Demand Trend in South Yorkshire

CICS
Salary Trend in South Yorkshire

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

CICS Salary Trend in South Yorkshire

CICS
Top 6 Related IT Skills in South Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 24 December 2014, IT jobs across the South Yorkshire 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 1 (100.00%) COBOL
1 1 (100.00%) DB2
1 1 (100.00%) JCL
1 1 (100.00%) Mainframe
1 1 (100.00%) Retail
1 1 (100.00%) Analytical Skills

CICS
Top Related IT Skills in South Yorkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 24 December 2014, IT jobs across the South Yorkshire 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 1 (100.00%) DB2
General
1 1 (100.00%) Retail
Job Titles
1 1 (100.00%) Analyst
1 1 (100.00%) Systems Analyst
Miscellaneous
1 1 (100.00%) Mainframe
1 1 (100.00%) Analytical Skills
Programming Languages
1 1 (100.00%) COBOL
1 1 (100.00%) JCL