Period
to 17 November 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in England with a requirement for ISPF skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited ISPF over the 6 months to 17 November 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

IBM Interactive System Productivity Facility (ISPF)
UK > England
6 months to
17 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 1148 1201 1229
Rank change year-on-year +53 +28 +9
Permanent jobs citing ISPF 3 11 49
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in England 0.002% 0.006% 0.024%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 0.004% 0.016% 0.062%
Number of salaries quoted 1 11 35
England median annual salary £45,000 £37,500 £38,533
Median salary % change year-on-year +20.00% -2.68% -9.33%
10th Percentile £42,500 £36,250 £33,700
90th Percentile £47,500 £47,500 £57,750
UK median annual salary £45,000 £37,500 £38,533
% change year-on-year +20.00% -2.68% -9.33%

ISPF is in the Software Libraries and Frameworks category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies advertised in England with a requirement for technical specification, industry standards, software libraries and framework skills.

All Software Libraries and Frameworks
England
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for technical specification, industry standards, software libraries and framework skills 67977 70054 78766
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in England 40.25% 39.04% 38.18%
Number of salaries quoted 56921 61279 67934
England median annual salary £50,000 £47,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.26% +5.56% -
10th Percentile £29,750 £28,750 £27,500
90th Percentile £78,000 £77,500 £75,000
UK median annual salary £50,000 £47,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year +5.26% +5.56% +1.12%

ISPF
Job Vacancy Trend in England

Job postings citing ISPF as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in England.

Job vacancy trend for ISPF in England

ISPF
Salary Trend in England

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

Salary trend for ISPF in England

ISPF
Job Locations in England

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing ISPF within the England region over the 6 months to 17 November 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Past 6 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
London +16 1 - -
North of England -6 1 £45,000 +20.00%
North West -8 1 £45,000 +20.00%
West Midlands - 1 - -
Midlands - 1 - -
ISPF
UK

For the 6 months to 17 November 2017, 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 across the England region with a requirement for ISPF.

1 3 (100.00%) Mainframe
1 3 (100.00%) JCL
2 2 (66.67%) Time Sharing Option
2 2 (66.67%) Unix
2 2 (66.67%) Windows
3 1 (33.33%) AIX
3 1 (33.33%) Linux
3 1 (33.33%) IBM Notes
3 1 (33.33%) SharePoint
3 1 (33.33%) SAS
3 1 (33.33%) HTTPS
3 1 (33.33%) SLA
3 1 (33.33%) Intel
3 1 (33.33%) Lotus
3 1 (33.33%) MVS
3 1 (33.33%) DMZ
3 1 (33.33%) Shell Script
3 1 (33.33%) RACF
3 1 (33.33%) GIS
3 1 (33.33%) Migration
3 1 (33.33%) VMware
3 1 (33.33%) Clustering
3 1 (33.33%) Information Security
3 1 (33.33%) Incident Management
3 1 (33.33%) JIRA
3 1 (33.33%) QA
3 1 (33.33%) Release Management
3 1 (33.33%) Data Centre
3 1 (33.33%) Job Entry Subsystem
3 1 (33.33%) Windows Server

ISPF
Co-occurring IT Skills in England 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 1 (33.33%) IBM Notes
1 1 (33.33%) SAS
1 1 (33.33%) SharePoint
Communications & Networking
1 1 (33.33%) DMZ
1 1 (33.33%) HTTPS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (33.33%) GIS
Development Applications
1 1 (33.33%) JIRA
Job Titles
1 1 (33.33%) Administrator
1 1 (33.33%) Data Centre Operator
1 1 (33.33%) RACF Administrator
1 1 (33.33%) Unix Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (33.33%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 3 (100.00%) Mainframe
2 1 (33.33%) Clustering
2 1 (33.33%) Data Centre
Operating Systems
1 2 (66.67%) Unix
1 2 (66.67%) Windows
2 1 (33.33%) AIX
2 1 (33.33%) Linux
2 1 (33.33%) MVS
2 1 (33.33%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (33.33%) Incident Management
1 1 (33.33%) Information Security
1 1 (33.33%) Migration
1 1 (33.33%) Release Management
Programming Languages
1 3 (100.00%) JCL
2 1 (33.33%) Shell Script
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (33.33%) QA
1 1 (33.33%) SLA
System Software
1 2 (66.67%) Time Sharing Option
2 1 (33.33%) Job Entry Subsystem
2 1 (33.33%) RACF
Vendors
1 1 (33.33%) Intel
1 1 (33.33%) Lotus
1 1 (33.33%) VMware