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

IBM Customer Information Control System (CICS)
England / London
3 months to
28 Apr 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 602 658 619
Rank change year-on-year +56 -39  
Permanent jobs citing CICS 2 9 61
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in London 0.006% 0.021% 0.14%
As % of the Application Platforms category 0.031% 0.11% 0.67%
Number of salaries quoted 0 5 39
Median salary - £77,500 £52,500
Median salary % change year-on-year - +47.61%  
UK excluding London median salary £43,500 £50,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year -13.00% -  

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 London with a requirement for application platform skills.

Application Platform Skills
London
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for application platform skills 6505 8158 9069
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in London 18.76% 19.26% 20.28%
Number of salaries quoted 5417 7134 7685
Median salary £57,500 £55,000 £52,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +4.54% +4.76%  
90% offered a salary of more than £34,000 £32,500 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £80,000 £75,000 £75,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year +6.25% -  

CICS
Job Vacancy Trend in London

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in London 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 London

CICS
Salary Trend in London

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

Salary trend for CICS in London

CICS
Job Locations in London

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing CICS within the London region over the 3 months to 28 April 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
City of London - 2 - -
CICS
England

For the 6 months to 28 April 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 London region with a requirement for CICS.

1 4 (100.00%) Mainframe
2 3 (75.00%) DB2
3 2 (50.00%) zOS
3 2 (50.00%) RACF
3 2 (50.00%) Management Information System
3 2 (50.00%) Validation
3 2 (50.00%) zSecure
3 2 (50.00%) Banking
4 1 (25.00%) Data Analysis
4 1 (25.00%) QA
4 1 (25.00%) Performance Testing
4 1 (25.00%) Test Automation
4 1 (25.00%) Test Strategy
4 1 (25.00%) Root Cause Analysis
4 1 (25.00%) HP SiteScope
4 1 (25.00%) Enterprise Software
4 1 (25.00%) Performance Engineering
4 1 (25.00%) Analytical Skills
4 1 (25.00%) Performance Metrics
4 1 (25.00%) Dynatrace
4 1 (25.00%) Perfmon
4 1 (25.00%) PostgreSQL
4 1 (25.00%) JCL
4 1 (25.00%) COBOL
4 1 (25.00%) Java
4 1 (25.00%) Linux
4 1 (25.00%) LDAP
4 1 (25.00%) Data Modelling
4 1 (25.00%) HP
4 1 (25.00%) LoadRunner

CICS
Co-occurring IT Skills in London 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 (25.00%) LDAP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (75.00%) DB2
2 1 (25.00%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 1 (25.00%) LoadRunner
General
1 2 (50.00%) Banking
Job Titles
1 1 (25.00%) Analyst
1 1 (25.00%) Java Team Leader
1 1 (25.00%) Performance Engineer
1 1 (25.00%) Performance Test Engineer
1 1 (25.00%) RACF Analyst
1 1 (25.00%) RACF Security Analyst
1 1 (25.00%) Security Analyst
1 1 (25.00%) Team Leader
1 1 (25.00%) Test Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 4 (100.00%) Mainframe
2 2 (50.00%) Management Information System
3 1 (25.00%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (25.00%) Enterprise Software
Operating Systems
1 2 (50.00%) zOS
2 1 (25.00%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (50.00%) Validation
2 1 (25.00%) Data Analysis
2 1 (25.00%) Data Modelling
2 1 (25.00%) Performance Engineering
2 1 (25.00%) Performance Metrics
2 1 (25.00%) Performance Testing
2 1 (25.00%) Root Cause Analysis
2 1 (25.00%) Test Automation
2 1 (25.00%) Test Strategy
Programming Languages
1 1 (25.00%) COBOL
1 1 (25.00%) Java
1 1 (25.00%) JCL
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (25.00%) QA
System Software
1 2 (50.00%) RACF
Systems Management
1 2 (50.00%) zSecure
2 1 (25.00%) HP SiteScope
2 1 (25.00%) Perfmon
Vendors
1 1 (25.00%) Dynatrace
1 1 (25.00%) HP
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