The table below looks at the statistics for ISPF skills in IT jobs advertised across the UK. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited ISPF over the 3 months to 27 May 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
27 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
IBM Interactive System Productivity Facility (ISPF)
Rank 915 874 991
Rank change year-on-year
-41 +117
Permanent jobs citing ISPF 8 90 9
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.008% 0.084% 0.008%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 0.021% 0.22% 0.019%
Number of salaries quoted 2 70 0
Median salary £47,000 £50,000 -
Median salary % change year-on-year
-6.00% -
UK excluding London median salary £47,000 £47,500 -
% change year-on-year
-1.05% -

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category in permanent jobs advertised across the UK.

Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
UK
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
38353 40588 47452
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 38.44% 37.97% 40.15%
Number of salaries quoted 33207 34666 40574
Median salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £31,000 £30,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £67,500 £65,000 £65,000
UK excluding London median salary £41,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.75% -

ISPF
Jobs Demand Trend

The demand trend of job ads citing ISPF as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category.

ISPF Jobs Demand Trend in the UK

ISPF
Salary Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing ISPF within the UK.

ISPF Salary Trend in the UK

ISPF
Top 6 Job Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing ISPF within the UK over the 3 months to 27 May 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
England -70 4 £47,000 -6.00% 3
Scotland - 4 - -
London +4 2 - - 1
South East -3 2 £47,000 -6.00% 1
West Sussex -10 2 £47,000 -6.00%
Glasgow - 2 - -

ISPF
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 27 May 2016, IT jobs citing ISPF also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads with a requirement for ISPF.

1 39 (95.12%) Mainframe
1 39 (95.12%) Time Sharing Option
2 35 (85.37%) JCL
3 34 (82.93%) IBM
4 33 (80.49%) DB2
5 30 (73.17%) Banking
6 29 (70.73%) zOS
7 23 (56.10%) Finance
8 18 (43.90%) COBOL
9 16 (39.02%) SDLC
10 15 (36.59%) QA
10 15 (36.59%) Assembly Language
10 15 (36.59%) REXX
11 14 (34.15%) Retail
11 14 (34.15%) CA
11 14 (34.15%) SQL
11 14 (34.15%) CA Endevor
11 14 (34.15%) Mentoring
11 14 (34.15%) Coaching
11 14 (34.15%) Analytical Skills
12 13 (31.71%) CICS
12 13 (31.71%) Tivoli
13 11 (26.83%) Unix
13 11 (26.83%) Job Entry Subsystem
14 10 (24.39%) SAP
15 9 (21.95%) RACF
15 9 (21.95%) Sybase
15 9 (21.95%) zSecure
16 8 (19.51%) VSAM
16 8 (19.51%) Tivoli Workload Scheduler

ISPF
Top Related IT Skills 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 13 (31.71%) CICS
2 6 (14.63%) SAS
3 5 (12.20%) MQSeries
4 2 (4.88%) IBM Notes
Applications
1 5 (12.20%) MS Excel
1 5 (12.20%) MS Office
1 5 (12.20%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 6 (14.63%) Remedy ITSM
Communications & Networking
1 5 (12.20%) Kerberos
1 5 (12.20%) SSH
1 5 (12.20%) SSL
2 2 (4.88%) BGP
2 2 (4.88%) EIGRP
2 2 (4.88%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 33 (80.49%) DB2
2 4 (9.76%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 2 (4.88%) Eclipse
General
1 30 (73.17%) Banking
2 23 (56.10%) Finance
3 14 (34.15%) Retail
4 2 (4.88%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 10 (24.39%) Infrastructure Specialist
2 8 (19.51%) Security Engineer
3 6 (14.63%) Technical Leader
4 5 (12.20%) DB2 DBA
4 5 (12.20%) DB2 Specialist
4 5 (12.20%) DBA
4 5 (12.20%) Senior Security Engineer
5 4 (9.76%) Developer
5 4 (9.76%) Systems Engineer
5 4 (9.76%) Technical Specialist
6 2 (4.88%) Applications Developer
6 2 (4.88%) COBOL Developer
6 2 (4.88%) Mainframe Developer
6 2 (4.88%) Mainframe Operator
6 2 (4.88%) Mainframe Systems Engineer
6 2 (4.88%) Network Engineer
6 2 (4.88%) Network Support
6 2 (4.88%) Network Support Engineer
6 2 (4.88%) NOC Engineer
6 2 (4.88%) Support Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (12.20%) Middleware
2 2 (4.88%) HTML
2 2 (4.88%) HTML5
Miscellaneous
1 39 (95.12%) Mainframe
2 14 (34.15%) Analytical Skills
3 8 (19.51%) VSAM
4 6 (14.63%) IBM Mainframe
4 6 (14.63%) SWIFT
5 5 (12.20%) PKI
Operating Systems
1 29 (70.73%) zOS
2 11 (26.83%) Unix
3 5 (12.20%) Windows
4 4 (9.76%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 16 (39.02%) SDLC
2 14 (34.15%) Coaching
2 14 (34.15%) Mentoring
3 8 (19.51%) Change Management
4 7 (17.07%) Project Planning
5 5 (12.20%) Information Security
5 5 (12.20%) People Management
5 5 (12.20%) Performance Analysis
5 5 (12.20%) Security Management
5 5 (12.20%) Time Management
6 2 (4.88%) Agile Software Development
6 2 (4.88%) Automated Testing
6 2 (4.88%) Continuous Integration
6 2 (4.88%) Fault Management
6 2 (4.88%) Incident Management
6 2 (4.88%) Network Management
6 2 (4.88%) Network Monitoring
6 2 (4.88%) Scrum
7 1 (2.44%) Migration
7 1 (2.44%) Release Management
Programming Languages
1 35 (85.37%) JCL
2 18 (43.90%) COBOL
3 15 (36.59%) Assembly Language
3 15 (36.59%) REXX
4 14 (34.15%) SQL
5 5 (12.20%) CLIST
5 5 (12.20%) Perl
5 5 (12.20%) Shell Script
6 2 (4.88%) Java
6 2 (4.88%) JavaScript
6 2 (4.88%) PL/1
Qualifications
1 3 (7.32%) Security Cleared
2 2 (4.88%) CCNA
2 2 (4.88%) Cisco Certification
2 2 (4.88%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 15 (36.59%) QA
System Software
1 39 (95.12%) Time Sharing Option
2 11 (26.83%) Job Entry Subsystem
3 9 (21.95%) RACF
4 8 (19.51%) Tivoli Workload Scheduler
Systems Management
1 14 (34.15%) CA Endevor
2 13 (31.71%) Tivoli
3 9 (21.95%) zSecure
4 5 (12.20%) Tivoli Monitoring
4 5 (12.20%) Tivoli NetView
5 1 (2.44%) OpenView
5 1 (2.44%) ServiceCenter
Vendors
1 34 (82.93%) IBM
2 14 (34.15%) CA
3 10 (24.39%) SAP
4 9 (21.95%) Sybase
5 6 (14.63%) BMC
5 6 (14.63%) Remedy
6 2 (4.88%) Cisco
6 2 (4.88%) Intel
6 2 (4.88%) Juniper
6 2 (4.88%) Lotus
6 2 (4.88%) Nortel
7 1 (2.44%) HP
7 1 (2.44%) VMware
London
Lloyds Banking Group
Salary: £54720 - £63839 per annum
Posted: 21 days ago
North East
Hewlett Packard Enterprise
Posted: 21 days ago