Period
to 24 November 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in the North West with a requirement for ISPF skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited ISPF over the 6 months to 24 November 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

IBM Interactive System Productivity Facility (ISPF)
England > North West
6 months to
24 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 379 355 364
Rank change year-on-year -24 +9 +5
Permanent jobs citing ISPF 1 6 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the North West 0.008% 0.048% 0.015%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 0.017% 0.11% 0.039%
Number of salaries quoted 1 10 2
North West median annual salary £45,000 £37,500 £32,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +20.00% +15.38% -39.81%
10th Percentile £42,500 £36,250 £31,250
90th Percentile £47,500 £47,500 £33,750
England median annual salary £45,000 £37,500 £38,533
% change year-on-year +20.00% -2.68% -9.33%

ISPF is in the Software Libraries and Frameworks category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies advertised in the North West with a requirement for technical specification, industry standards, software libraries and framework skills.

All Software Libraries and Frameworks
North West
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for technical specification, industry standards, software libraries and framework skills 5870 5222 5141
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the North West 44.30% 41.82% 39.37%
Number of salaries quoted 4878 4554 4427
North West median annual salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +6.25% - +6.67%
10th Percentile £27,500 £26,250 £25,250
90th Percentile £62,500 £58,750 £55,000
England median annual salary £50,000 £47,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year +5.26% +5.56% -

ISPF
Job Vacancy Trend in the North West

Job postings citing ISPF as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in the North West.

Job vacancy trend for ISPF in the North West

ISPF
Salary Trend in the North West

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing ISPF in the North West.

Salary trend for ISPF in the North West

ISPF
Job Locations in the North West

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing ISPF within the North West region over the 6 months to 24 November 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Past 6 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Cheshire -40 1 £45,000 +20.00%
ISPF
England

For the 6 months to 24 November 2017, IT jobs citing ISPF 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 North West region with a requirement for ISPF.

1 1 (100.00%) Unix
1 1 (100.00%) Windows
1 1 (100.00%) AIX
1 1 (100.00%) Linux
1 1 (100.00%) HTTPS
1 1 (100.00%) DMZ
1 1 (100.00%) Shell Script
1 1 (100.00%) JCL
1 1 (100.00%) Middleware
1 1 (100.00%) Mainframe
1 1 (100.00%) GIS
1 1 (100.00%) Clustering
1 1 (100.00%) Time Sharing Option
1 1 (100.00%) Windows Server

ISPF
Co-occurring IT Skills in the North West 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 (100.00%) DMZ
1 1 (100.00%) HTTPS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (100.00%) GIS
Job Titles
1 1 (100.00%) Unix Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (100.00%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 1 (100.00%) Clustering
1 1 (100.00%) Mainframe
Operating Systems
1 1 (100.00%) AIX
1 1 (100.00%) Linux
1 1 (100.00%) Unix
1 1 (100.00%) Windows
1 1 (100.00%) Windows Server
Programming Languages
1 1 (100.00%) JCL
1 1 (100.00%) Shell Script
System Software
1 1 (100.00%) Time Sharing Option