The table below looks at the statistics for CICS skills in IT jobs advertised for the West Midlands region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited CICS over the 3 months to 10 December 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
10 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
IBM Customer Information Control System (CICS)
Rank 224 211 -
Rank change year-on-year
-13 -
Permanent jobs citing CICS 1 1 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 0.018% 0.020% -
As % of the Application Platforms category 0.11% 0.12% -
Number of salaries quoted 0 1 0
Median salary - £70,000 -
UK excluding London median salary £52,500 £45,000 £46,250
% change year-on-year
+16.66% -2.70%
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 West Midlands region.

Application Platforms Category
West Midlands
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Application Platforms category
888 814 1075
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 16.28% 16.00% 18.96%
Number of salaries quoted 706 643 964
Median salary £39,000 £38,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+2.63% -5.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,500 £25,000 £27,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £60,000 £55,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -

CICS
Jobs Demand Trend in the West Midlands

The demand trend of job ads across the West Midlands region citing CICS as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in 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 median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing CICS within the West Midlands region over the 3 months to 10 December 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
Worcestershire - 1 - -
CICS
England

CICS
Top 12 Related IT Skills in the West Midlands

For the 6 months to 10 December 2016, IT jobs citing CICS also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the West Midlands region with a requirement for CICS.

1 1 (100.00%) DB2
1 1 (100.00%) TCP/IP
1 1 (100.00%) SLA
1 1 (100.00%) zOS
1 1 (100.00%) RACF
1 1 (100.00%) Mainframe
1 1 (100.00%) Service Delivery
1 1 (100.00%) Finance
1 1 (100.00%) SC Cleared
1 1 (100.00%) Security Cleared
1 1 (100.00%) ACF2
1 1 (100.00%) Job Entry Subsystem

CICS
Top Related IT Skills in the West Midlands 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:

Communications & Networking
1 1 (100.00%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (100.00%) DB2
General
1 1 (100.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 1 (100.00%) Team Leader
1 1 (100.00%) Technical Leader
1 1 (100.00%) Technical Team Leader
Miscellaneous
1 1 (100.00%) Mainframe
Operating Systems
1 1 (100.00%) zOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (100.00%) Service Delivery
Qualifications
1 1 (100.00%) SC Cleared
1 1 (100.00%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (100.00%) SLA
System Software
1 1 (100.00%) ACF2
1 1 (100.00%) Job Entry Subsystem
1 1 (100.00%) RACF