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 19 February 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
19 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
IBM Customer Information Control System (CICS)
England / West Midlands
Rank - 233 213
Permanent jobs citing CICS 0 1 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands - 0.017% 0.020%
As % of the Application Platforms category - 0.094% 0.11%
Number of salaries quoted 0 1 1
Median salary - £70,000 £52,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +33.33%
UK excluding London median salary £52,500 £47,500 £55,000
% change year-on-year
+10.52% -13.63%

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
632 1059 942
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 13.50% 18.07% 18.72%
Number of salaries quoted 511 852 823
Median salary £36,250 £40,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-9.37% -
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £27,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £60,000 £57,500
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

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
Top 12 Related IT Skills in the West Midlands

For the 6 months to 19 February 2017, 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