Period
to 21 November 2017

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 6 months to 21 November 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

IBM Customer Information Control System (CICS)
Cheshire > Knutsford
6 months to
21 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 57 - 50
Rank change year-on-year - +50 -9
Permanent jobs citing CICS 16 0 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Knutsford 2.65% - 0.35%
As % of the Application Platforms category 15.53% - 2.38%
Number of salaries quoted 6 0 1
Knutsford median annual salary £47,500 - £38,500
10th Percentile £38,750 - £36,250
90th Percentile £55,000 - £40,750
Cheshire median annual salary £50,000 - £40,000

CICS is in the Application Platforms category. The following 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.

All Application Platform Skills
Knutsford
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for application platform skills 103 16 42
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Knutsford 17.05% 13.56% 14.84%
Number of salaries quoted 39 7 33
Knutsford median annual salary £50,000 £35,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +42.86% -12.50% -23.81%
10th Percentile £36,600 £32,500 £25,000
90th Percentile £80,000 £65,000 £53,000
Cheshire median annual salary £42,500 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year +13.33% - -6.25%

CICS
Job Vacancy Trend in Knutsford

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

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 21 November 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 16 (100.00%) DB2
1 16 (100.00%) COBOL
2 13 (81.25%) Mainframe
3 12 (75.00%) Service Management
4 11 (68.75%) Banking
5 9 (56.25%) Agile Software Development
5 9 (56.25%) Finance
5 9 (56.25%) Assembly Language
5 9 (56.25%) Java
5 9 (56.25%) SQL
6 8 (50.00%) J2EE
6 8 (50.00%) Oracle
6 8 (50.00%) JavaScript
6 8 (50.00%) ClearCase
6 8 (50.00%) JMS
6 8 (50.00%) Chordiant
6 8 (50.00%) WSDL
6 8 (50.00%) WebLogic
6 8 (50.00%) EJB
6 8 (50.00%) JSP
6 8 (50.00%) Servlets
6 8 (50.00%) Struts
6 8 (50.00%) Web Services
6 8 (50.00%) XML
6 8 (50.00%) XSD
6 8 (50.00%) PMI Certification
6 8 (50.00%) PRINCE2
6 8 (50.00%) JBoss
6 8 (50.00%) Project Management
6 8 (50.00%) Hibernate

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 8 (50.00%) JBoss
1 8 (50.00%) WebLogic
1 8 (50.00%) WebSphere
Database & Business Intelligence
1 16 (100.00%) DB2
2 5 (31.25%) IMS/DB
Development Applications
1 8 (50.00%) ClearCase
1 8 (50.00%) Subversion
2 1 (6.25%) XPEDITER
General
1 11 (68.75%) Banking
2 9 (56.25%) Finance
3 5 (31.25%) Investment Banking
3 5 (31.25%) Law
3 5 (31.25%) Retail Banking
Job Titles
1 8 (50.00%) Integration Engineer
2 4 (25.00%) Applications Support
3 3 (18.75%) DB2 Support
4 2 (12.50%) Applications Specialist
4 2 (12.50%) Applications Support Specialist
4 2 (12.50%) Programmer
4 2 (12.50%) Support Specialist
4 2 (12.50%) Systems Programmer
5 1 (6.25%) CICS Programmer
5 1 (6.25%) CICS Specialist
5 1 (6.25%) CICS Systems Programmer
5 1 (6.25%) DB2 Programmer
5 1 (6.25%) DB2 Specialist
5 1 (6.25%) DB2 Systems Programmer
5 1 (6.25%) Designer
5 1 (6.25%) Head of Engineering
5 1 (6.25%) Java Engineer
5 1 (6.25%) Mainframe Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (50.00%) EJB
1 8 (50.00%) Hibernate
1 8 (50.00%) J2EE
1 8 (50.00%) JMS
1 8 (50.00%) JSP
1 8 (50.00%) Servlets
1 8 (50.00%) Struts
1 8 (50.00%) Web Services
1 8 (50.00%) WSDL
1 8 (50.00%) XML
1 8 (50.00%) XSD
Miscellaneous
1 13 (81.25%) Mainframe
2 7 (43.75%) PMI
3 2 (12.50%) IBM Mainframe
4 1 (6.25%) AS400
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (75.00%) Service Management
2 9 (56.25%) Agile Software Development
3 8 (50.00%) PRINCE2
3 8 (50.00%) Project Management
3 8 (50.00%) Risk Management
3 8 (50.00%) SDLC
3 8 (50.00%) Waterfall
4 7 (43.75%) BDD
4 7 (43.75%) CMMI
4 7 (43.75%) Continuous Integration
4 7 (43.75%) PRINCE
4 7 (43.75%) RUP
4 7 (43.75%) TDD
4 7 (43.75%) Test Automation
5 5 (31.25%) Agile Project Management
5 5 (31.25%) ITIL
5 5 (31.25%) Wealth Management
6 3 (18.75%) Stakeholder Management
7 2 (12.50%) Information Security
7 2 (12.50%) Problem Management
Programming Languages
1 16 (100.00%) COBOL
2 9 (56.25%) Assembly Language
2 9 (56.25%) Java
2 9 (56.25%) SQL
3 8 (50.00%) JavaScript
4 2 (12.50%) JCL
4 2 (12.50%) REXX
Qualifications
1 8 (50.00%) PMI Certification
2 1 (6.25%) Degree
2 1 (6.25%) PMP
System Software
1 2 (12.50%) Time Sharing Option
Vendors
1 8 (50.00%) Chordiant
1 8 (50.00%) Oracle
2 3 (18.75%) IBM
3 1 (6.25%) CA
3 1 (6.25%) Microsoft
3 1 (6.25%) ServiceNow