The first table below looks at the demand for CICS skills in IT jobs advertised for the West Midlands region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited CICS over the 3 months to 25 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Application Platforms category for the West Midlands region.

Location
3 months to
25 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
IBM Customer Information Control System (CICS)
Rank 211 - -
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Permanent jobs citing CICS 3 0 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 0.056% - -
As % of the Application Platforms category 0.28% - -
Number of salaries quoted 3 0 0
Average salary £39,000 - -
UK excluding London average salary £55,000 £52,500 £47,500
% change year-on-year
+4.76% +10.52%
Application Platforms Category
West Midlands
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Application Platforms category
1079 1008 961
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 20.09% 18.14% 19.67%
Number of salaries quoted 917 852 846
Average salary £37,500 £35,000 £36,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+7.14% -4.10%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,500 £25,000 £25,100
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £60,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £39,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+2.56% +1.29%
CICS
England

CICS
Jobs Demand Trend in the West Midlands

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

CICS Jobs Demand Trend in the West Midlands

CICS
Salary Trend in the West Midlands

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

CICS Salary Trend in the West Midlands

CICS
Job Locations in the West Midlands

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing CICS within the West Midlands region over the 3 months to 25 July 2014. 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
Birmingham - 3 £39,000 -
CICS
England

CICS
Top 11 Related IT Skills in the West Midlands

For the 6 months to 25 July 2014, IT jobs across the West Midlands 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 5 (100.00%) COBOL
1 5 (100.00%) SQL
1 5 (100.00%) DB2
1 5 (100.00%) IBM
1 5 (100.00%) JCL
1 5 (100.00%) Mainframe
1 5 (100.00%) CA Endevor
1 5 (100.00%) IBM Mainframe
2 4 (80.00%) Financial Institution
2 4 (80.00%) Finance
3 1 (20.00%) VSAM

CICS
Top Related IT Skills in the West Midlands by Category

For the 6 months to 25 July 2014, IT jobs across the West Midlands 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 5 (100.00%) DB2
General
1 4 (80.00%) Financial Institution
1 4 (80.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 5 (100.00%) Analyst
1 5 (100.00%) Analyst Programmer
1 5 (100.00%) Programmer
2 4 (80.00%) COBOL Analyst Programmer
2 4 (80.00%) COBOL Programmer
2 4 (80.00%) COBOL Analyst
3 1 (20.00%) Mainframe Analyst Programmer
3 1 (20.00%) Mainframe Programmer
3 1 (20.00%) Support Analyst Programmer
3 1 (20.00%) Support Analyst
Miscellaneous
1 5 (100.00%) Mainframe
1 5 (100.00%) IBM Mainframe
2 1 (20.00%) VSAM
Programming Languages
1 5 (100.00%) COBOL
1 5 (100.00%) SQL
1 5 (100.00%) JCL
Systems Management
1 5 (100.00%) CA Endevor
Vendors
1 5 (100.00%) IBM