The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Berkshire with a requirement for CICS skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited CICS over the 3 months to 28 March 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

IBM Customer Information Control System (CICS)
South East / Berkshire
3 months to
28 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 182 - -
Rank change year-on-year - 0  
Permanent jobs citing CICS 1 0 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Berkshire 0.030% - -
As % of the Application Platforms category 0.15% - -
Number of salaries quoted 1 0 0
Median salary £52,500 - -
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £47,500 £50,000
% change year-on-year -5.26% -5.00%  

CICS is in the application platform skills category. The next table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies advertised in Berkshire with a requirement for application platform skills.

Application Platform Skills
Berkshire
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for application platform skills 655 850 981
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Berkshire 19.40% 17.04% 17.94%
Number of salaries quoted 531 744 776
Median salary £50,000 £47,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.26% +5.55%  
90% offered a salary of more than £31,250 £30,000 £28,350
10% offered a salary of more than £66,500 £70,000 £62,500
UK excluding London median salary £41,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year +2.50% -  

CICS
Job Vacancy Trend in Berkshire

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Berkshire citing CICS as a proportion of all permanent or contract IT jobs with a match in the Application Platforms category.

Job vacancy trend for CICS in Berkshire

CICS
Salary Trend in Berkshire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing CICS in Berkshire.

Salary trend for CICS in Berkshire

For the 6 months to 28 March 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 Berkshire region with a requirement for CICS.

1 24 (100.00%) COBOL
1 24 (100.00%) DB2
1 24 (100.00%) JCL
1 24 (100.00%) Mainframe
2 21 (87.50%) IBM
3 18 (75.00%) Data Analysis
3 18 (75.00%) UML
3 18 (75.00%) Migration
3 18 (75.00%) SQL
4 17 (70.83%) Tivoli
5 6 (25.00%) IBM Mainframe
5 6 (25.00%) Oracle
5 6 (25.00%) Java
5 6 (25.00%) MVS
5 6 (25.00%) Unix
6 1 (4.17%) Enterprise Software
6 1 (4.17%) Retail
6 1 (4.17%) Business Analysis

CICS
Co-occurring IT Skills in Berkshire 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:

Database & Business Intelligence
1 24 (100.00%) DB2
General
1 1 (4.17%) Retail
Job Titles
1 19 (79.17%) Analyst
1 19 (79.17%) COBOL Analyst
2 18 (75.00%) Analyst Programmer
2 18 (75.00%) COBOL Analyst Programmer
2 18 (75.00%) COBOL Programmer
2 18 (75.00%) DB2 Programmer
2 18 (75.00%) Programmer
3 16 (66.67%) CICS Analyst
4 15 (62.50%) CICS Programmer
5 6 (25.00%) Mainframe Analyst
5 6 (25.00%) Mainframe Analyst Programmer
5 6 (25.00%) Mainframe Programmer
5 6 (25.00%) MVS Programmer
5 6 (25.00%) Technical Analyst
6 5 (20.83%) Designer
7 1 (4.17%) Supply Chain Analyst
7 1 (4.17%) Systems Analyst
Miscellaneous
1 24 (100.00%) Mainframe
2 6 (25.00%) IBM Mainframe
3 1 (4.17%) Enterprise Software
Operating Systems
1 6 (25.00%) MVS
1 6 (25.00%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 18 (75.00%) Data Analysis
1 18 (75.00%) Migration
1 18 (75.00%) UML
2 1 (4.17%) Business Analysis
Programming Languages
1 24 (100.00%) COBOL
1 24 (100.00%) JCL
2 18 (75.00%) SQL
3 6 (25.00%) Java
Systems Management
1 17 (70.83%) Tivoli
Vendors
1 21 (87.50%) IBM
2 6 (25.00%) Oracle