The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Knutsford 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 27 March 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
27 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
IBM Customer Information Control System (CICS)
Cheshire / Knutsford
Rank 21 - 31
Rank change year-on-year - 0  
Permanent jobs citing CICS 3 0 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Knutsford 3.45% - 0.60%
As % of the Application Platforms category 16.67% - 3.03%
Number of salaries quoted 3 0 1
Median salary £45,000 - £65,000
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 Knutsford with a requirement for application platform skills.

Application Platform Skills
Knutsford
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for application platform skills 18 18 33
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Knutsford 20.69% 22.22% 19.76%
Number of salaries quoted 10 6 19
Median salary £44,000 £30,000 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +46.66% -14.28%  
UK excluding London median salary £40,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year +1.25% -  

CICS
Job Vacancy Trend in Knutsford

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Knutsford 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 Knutsford

CICS
Salary Trend in Knutsford

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

Salary trend for CICS in Knutsford

CICS
Top 14 Related IT Skills in Knutsford

For the 6 months to 27 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 Knutsford region with a requirement for CICS.

1 3 (100.00%) COBOL
1 3 (100.00%) DB2
1 3 (100.00%) Finance
1 3 (100.00%) Banking
2 2 (66.67%) IMS/DB
2 2 (66.67%) Software Engineering
2 2 (66.67%) IBM
2 2 (66.67%) Degree
2 2 (66.67%) IBM Mainframe
2 2 (66.67%) SDLC
2 2 (66.67%) Mainframe
3 1 (33.33%) Internet
3 1 (33.33%) Windows
3 1 (33.33%) Online Banking

CICS
Top Related IT Skills in Knutsford 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 (33.33%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (100.00%) DB2
2 2 (66.67%) IMS/DB
General
1 3 (100.00%) Banking
1 3 (100.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 2 (66.67%) Designer
2 1 (33.33%) Applications Support
2 1 (33.33%) DB2 Support
Miscellaneous
1 2 (66.67%) IBM Mainframe
1 2 (66.67%) Mainframe
2 1 (33.33%) Online Banking
Operating Systems
1 1 (33.33%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (66.67%) SDLC
1 2 (66.67%) Software Engineering
Programming Languages
1 3 (100.00%) COBOL
Qualifications
1 2 (66.67%) Degree
Vendors
1 2 (66.67%) IBM