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 28 June 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

IBM Customer Information Control System (CICS)
Cheshire / Knutsford
3 months to
28 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 48 - -
Rank change year-on-year - 0  
Permanent jobs citing CICS 5 0 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Knutsford 1.71% - -
As % of the Application Platforms category 7.46% - -
Number of salaries quoted 1 0 0
Median salary £40,000 - -
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £54,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year -16.66% +8.00%  

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 67 12 19
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Knutsford 22.95% 21.43% 13.87%
Number of salaries quoted 17 5 18
Median salary £50,000 £35,000 £38,250
Median salary % change year-on-year +42.85% -8.49%  
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year +6.25% -  

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

For the 6 months to 28 June 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 8 (100.00%) DB2
1 8 (100.00%) COBOL
2 6 (75.00%) Banking
3 5 (62.50%) SDLC
3 5 (62.50%) Mainframe
3 5 (62.50%) Service Management
4 4 (50.00%) IMS/DB
5 3 (37.50%) Retail Banking
5 3 (37.50%) Retail
5 3 (37.50%) Subversion
5 3 (37.50%) Agile Software Development
5 3 (37.50%) TDD
5 3 (37.50%) WebSphere
5 3 (37.50%) Continuous Integration
5 3 (37.50%) Test Automation
5 3 (37.50%) Waterfall
5 3 (37.50%) BDD
5 3 (37.50%) Agile Project Management
5 3 (37.50%) CMMI
5 3 (37.50%) Project Management
5 3 (37.50%) Finance
5 3 (37.50%) Hibernate
5 3 (37.50%) PRINCE2
5 3 (37.50%) PMI
5 3 (37.50%) PMI Certification
5 3 (37.50%) Assembly Language
5 3 (37.50%) PRINCE
5 3 (37.50%) Java
5 3 (37.50%) JavaScript
5 3 (37.50%) SQL

CICS
Co-occurring 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:

Application Platforms
1 3 (37.50%) JBoss
1 3 (37.50%) WebLogic
1 3 (37.50%) WebSphere
Communications & Networking
1 1 (12.50%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (100.00%) DB2
2 4 (50.00%) IMS/DB
Development Applications
1 3 (37.50%) ClearCase
1 3 (37.50%) Subversion
General
1 6 (75.00%) Banking
2 3 (37.50%) Finance
2 3 (37.50%) Retail
2 3 (37.50%) Retail Banking
Job Titles
1 3 (37.50%) Applications Support
1 3 (37.50%) Integration Engineer
2 2 (25.00%) Applications Specialist
2 2 (25.00%) Applications Support Specialist
2 2 (25.00%) Designer
2 2 (25.00%) Support Specialist
3 1 (12.50%) DB2 Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (37.50%) EJB
1 3 (37.50%) Hibernate
1 3 (37.50%) J2EE
1 3 (37.50%) JMS
1 3 (37.50%) JSP
1 3 (37.50%) Servlets
1 3 (37.50%) Struts
1 3 (37.50%) Web Services
1 3 (37.50%) WSDL
1 3 (37.50%) XML
1 3 (37.50%) XSD
Miscellaneous
1 5 (62.50%) Mainframe
2 3 (37.50%) PMI
3 2 (25.00%) IBM Mainframe
4 1 (12.50%) Analytical Skills
4 1 (12.50%) Management Information System
4 1 (12.50%) Online Banking
Operating Systems
1 1 (12.50%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (62.50%) SDLC
1 5 (62.50%) Service Management
2 3 (37.50%) Agile Project Management
2 3 (37.50%) Agile Software Development
2 3 (37.50%) BDD
2 3 (37.50%) CMMI
2 3 (37.50%) Continuous Integration
2 3 (37.50%) PRINCE
2 3 (37.50%) PRINCE2
2 3 (37.50%) Project Management
2 3 (37.50%) RUP
2 3 (37.50%) TDD
2 3 (37.50%) Test Automation
2 3 (37.50%) Waterfall
3 2 (25.00%) Incident Management
3 2 (25.00%) ITIL
3 2 (25.00%) ITIL V3
3 2 (25.00%) Software Engineering
4 1 (12.50%) Risk Management
Programming Languages
1 8 (100.00%) COBOL
2 3 (37.50%) Assembly Language
2 3 (37.50%) Java
2 3 (37.50%) JavaScript
2 3 (37.50%) SQL
Qualifications
1 3 (37.50%) PMI Certification
2 2 (25.00%) Degree
Vendors
1 3 (37.50%) Chordiant
1 3 (37.50%) Oracle
2 2 (25.00%) IBM