Period
to 23 July 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Glasgow with a requirement for CICS skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited CICS over the 6 months to 23 July 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

IBM Customer Information Control System (CICS)
Scotland > Glasgow
6 months to
23 Jul 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 137 152 151
Rank change year-on-year +15 -1 +16
Permanent jobs citing CICS 5 11 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Glasgow 0.23% 0.43% 0.041%
As % of the Application Platforms category 1.56% 2.09% 0.19%
Number of salaries quoted 2 3 0
Glasgow median annual salary £38,500 £37,500 -
Median salary % change year-on-year +2.67% - -
Scotland median annual salary £38,500 £37,500 £38,750
% change year-on-year +2.67% -3.23% +10.71%

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 Glasgow with a requirement for application platform skills.

Application Platform Skills
Glasgow
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for application platform skills 321 526 530
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Glasgow 14.52% 20.48% 21.48%
Number of salaries quoted 175 263 340
Glasgow median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year - +5.88% +6.25%
10th Percentile £26,950 £30,000 £28,475
90th Percentile £80,000 £65,000 £57,500
Scotland median annual salary £42,500 £45,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year -5.56% +12.50% -

CICS
Job Vacancy Trend in Glasgow

Job postings citing CICS as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Glasgow.

Job vacancy trend for CICS in Glasgow

CICS
Salary Trend in Glasgow

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

Salary trend for CICS in Glasgow

For the 6 months to 23 July 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 Glasgow region with a requirement for CICS.

1 5 (100.00%) Mainframe
1 5 (100.00%) JCL
2 4 (80.00%) Finance
2 4 (80.00%) ISPF
2 4 (80.00%) Time Sharing Option
3 3 (60.00%) Job Entry Subsystem
3 3 (60.00%) RACF
3 3 (60.00%) SQL
3 3 (60.00%) DB2
3 3 (60.00%) IBM
3 3 (60.00%) Assembly Language
3 3 (60.00%) CA
3 3 (60.00%) REXX
4 2 (40.00%) zOS
4 2 (40.00%) MQSeries
4 2 (40.00%) SAS
4 2 (40.00%) Kerberos
4 2 (40.00%) Unix
4 2 (40.00%) Oracle
4 2 (40.00%) COBOL
4 2 (40.00%) Perl
4 2 (40.00%) Shell Script
4 2 (40.00%) Sybase
4 2 (40.00%) SSL
4 2 (40.00%) Information Security
4 2 (40.00%) Middleware
4 2 (40.00%) zSecure
4 2 (40.00%) Time Management
4 2 (40.00%) People Management
4 2 (40.00%) Project Planning

CICS
Co-occurring IT Skills in Glasgow 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 2 (40.00%) MQSeries
1 2 (40.00%) SAS
Communications & Networking
1 2 (40.00%) Kerberos
1 2 (40.00%) SSH
1 2 (40.00%) SSL
2 1 (20.00%) FTP
2 1 (20.00%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (60.00%) DB2
2 1 (20.00%) SQL Server
General
1 4 (80.00%) Finance
2 1 (20.00%) Banking
Job Titles
1 2 (40.00%) Security Engineer
2 1 (20.00%) Administrator
2 1 (20.00%) COBOL Developer
2 1 (20.00%) DBA
2 1 (20.00%) Developer
2 1 (20.00%) Mainframe Developer
2 1 (20.00%) Mainframe Specialist
2 1 (20.00%) Mainframe Systems Specialist
2 1 (20.00%) Systems Administrator
2 1 (20.00%) Technical Specialist
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (80.00%) ISPF
2 2 (40.00%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 5 (100.00%) Mainframe
2 2 (40.00%) PKI
3 1 (20.00%) IBM Mainframe
3 1 (20.00%) VSAM
Operating Systems
1 2 (40.00%) Unix
1 2 (40.00%) zOS
2 1 (20.00%) Linux
2 1 (20.00%) MVS
2 1 (20.00%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (40.00%) Information Security
1 2 (40.00%) People Management
1 2 (40.00%) Project Planning
1 2 (40.00%) Security Management
1 2 (40.00%) Time Management
2 1 (20.00%) SDLC
Programming Languages
1 5 (100.00%) JCL
2 3 (60.00%) Assembly Language
2 3 (60.00%) REXX
2 3 (60.00%) SQL
3 2 (40.00%) CLIST
3 2 (40.00%) COBOL
3 2 (40.00%) Perl
3 2 (40.00%) Shell Script
4 1 (20.00%) PowerShell
System Software
1 4 (80.00%) Time Sharing Option
2 3 (60.00%) Job Entry Subsystem
2 3 (60.00%) RACF
Systems Management
1 2 (40.00%) zSecure
2 1 (20.00%) Control-M
2 1 (20.00%) OMEGAMON
Vendors
1 3 (60.00%) CA
1 3 (60.00%) IBM
2 2 (40.00%) Oracle
2 2 (40.00%) Sybase