The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in England with a requirement for RACF skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited RACF over the 3 months to 29 March 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

IBM Resource Access Control Facility (RACF)
UK / England
3 months to
29 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 833 - 922
Rank change year-on-year - 0  
Permanent jobs citing RACF 11 0 25
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in England 0.014% - 0.025%
As % of the System Software category 0.11% - 0.20%
Number of salaries quoted 7 0 8
Median salary £70,000 - £56,250
90% offered a salary of more than £55,000 - £45,250
10% offered a salary of more than £72,500 - £65,000
UK excluding London median salary £72,500 £50,000 £46,250
% change year-on-year +45.00% +8.10%  

RACF is in the system software skills category. The next table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies advertised in England with a requirement for system software skills.

System Software Skills
England
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for system software skills 9712 12113 12784
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in England 12.11% 12.37% 12.75%
Number of salaries quoted 8157 10265 10667
Median salary £42,500 £42,500 £42,500
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £25,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £65,000 £65,000
UK excluding London median salary £38,000 £38,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year - +1.33%  

RACF
Job Vacancy Trend in England

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in England citing RACF as a proportion of all permanent or contract IT jobs with a match in the System Software category.

Job vacancy trend for RACF in England

RACF
Salary Trend in England

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

Salary trend for RACF in England

RACF
Salary Histogram in England

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing RACF in England over the 3 months to 29 March 2017.

Salary histogram for RACF in England

RACF
Job Locations in England

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing RACF within the England region over the 3 months to 29 March 2017. 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 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
London - 7 £55,000 - 4
South East - 4 £72,500 -
RACF
UK

For the 6 months to 29 March 2017, IT jobs citing RACF 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 RACF.

1 14 (60.87%) Mainframe
2 13 (56.52%) Identity Access Management
3 10 (43.48%) zOS
4 9 (39.13%) Unix
4 9 (39.13%) IBM
4 9 (39.13%) Active Directory
4 9 (39.13%) Novell
4 9 (39.13%) Sarbanes-Oxley
4 9 (39.13%) AS400
4 9 (39.13%) Workflow
4 9 (39.13%) Finance
4 9 (39.13%) IBM Mainframe
5 8 (34.78%) Identity Management
6 7 (30.43%) Data Security
6 7 (30.43%) LDAP
6 7 (30.43%) Regulatory Compliance
7 5 (21.74%) zSecure
7 5 (21.74%) Process Improvement
7 5 (21.74%) DB2
7 5 (21.74%) CICS
8 4 (17.39%) Tivoli
8 4 (17.39%) Tivoli Workload Scheduler
8 4 (17.39%) JCL
8 4 (17.39%) Management Information System
8 4 (17.39%) Tandem
8 4 (17.39%) Investment Management
8 4 (17.39%) Banking
8 4 (17.39%) ISTQB
8 4 (17.39%) ISPF
8 4 (17.39%) User Acceptance Testing

RACF
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 5 (21.74%) CICS
Communications & Networking
1 7 (30.43%) LDAP
2 1 (4.35%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (21.74%) DB2
2 1 (4.35%) NonStop SQL
General
1 9 (39.13%) Finance
2 4 (17.39%) Banking
Job Titles
1 14 (60.87%) Analyst
2 8 (34.78%) Identity and Access Management Analyst
3 4 (17.39%) Financial Analyst
3 4 (17.39%) Test Analyst
4 3 (13.04%) Senior Manager
4 3 (13.04%) Service Analyst
5 2 (8.70%) Security Analyst
5 2 (8.70%) Security Technician
6 1 (4.35%) Lead Programmer
6 1 (4.35%) Programmer
6 1 (4.35%) RACF Programmer
6 1 (4.35%) RACF Technician
6 1 (4.35%) Senior Analyst
6 1 (4.35%) Senior Security Analyst
6 1 (4.35%) Senior Technician
6 1 (4.35%) Systems Programmer
6 1 (4.35%) Team Leader
6 1 (4.35%) Technical Leader
6 1 (4.35%) Technical Team Leader
6 1 (4.35%) z/OS Systems Programmer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (17.39%) ISPF
Miscellaneous
1 14 (60.87%) Mainframe
2 9 (39.13%) AS400
2 9 (39.13%) IBM Mainframe
3 4 (17.39%) Management Information System
3 4 (17.39%) Tandem
4 1 (4.35%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 10 (43.48%) zOS
2 9 (39.13%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (56.52%) Identity Access Management
2 9 (39.13%) Workflow
3 8 (34.78%) Identity Management
4 7 (30.43%) Data Security
4 7 (30.43%) Regulatory Compliance
5 5 (21.74%) Process Improvement
6 4 (17.39%) Defect Management
6 4 (17.39%) Integration Testing
6 4 (17.39%) Investment Management
6 4 (17.39%) SDLC
6 4 (17.39%) Software Testing
6 4 (17.39%) System Integration Testing
6 4 (17.39%) Test Scripting
6 4 (17.39%) User Acceptance Testing
7 2 (8.70%) Asset Management
7 2 (8.70%) Information Security
7 2 (8.70%) Statistics
8 1 (4.35%) Service Delivery
8 1 (4.35%) Validation
Programming Languages
1 4 (17.39%) JCL
Qualifications
1 4 (17.39%) ISTQB
2 1 (4.35%) SC Cleared
2 1 (4.35%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 9 (39.13%) Sarbanes-Oxley
2 1 (4.35%) SLA
System Software
1 9 (39.13%) Active Directory
2 4 (17.39%) Time Sharing Option
2 4 (17.39%) Tivoli Workload Scheduler
3 3 (13.04%) XYGATE
4 2 (8.70%) ACF2
5 1 (4.35%) Job Entry Subsystem
Systems Management
1 5 (21.74%) zSecure
2 4 (17.39%) Tivoli
Vendors
1 9 (39.13%) IBM
1 9 (39.13%) Novell
2 1 (4.35%) HP
Gloucester, London
Tectre Limited
Salary: £40,000 - £65,000 per year
Posted: 2 days ago
London
Haybrook IT Resourcing Ltd
Salary: From £40,000 to £65,000 per annum + Bonus + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Gloucester, Gloucestershire
Haybrook IT Resourcing Ltd
Salary: From £45,000 to £65,000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
McGregor Boyall
Salary: Excellent
Posted: Yesterday