Period
to 13 August 2020

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in the South East with a requirement for RACF skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited RACF over the 6 months to 13 August 2020 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

IBM Resource Access Control Facility (RACF)
England > South East
6 months to
13 Aug 2020
Same period 2019 Same period 2018
Rank 319 - 548
Rank change year-on-year - +548 -3
Permanent jobs citing RACF 3 0 4
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in the South East 0.028% - 0.013%
As % of the System Software category 0.16% - 0.092%
Number of salaries quoted 3 0 4
Median annual salary £65,000 - £91,250
10th Percentile £57,500 - £76,750
90th Percentile £90,500 - £102,125
England median annual salary £65,000 £65,000 £83,750
% change year-on-year - -22.39% +24.07%

RACF is in the System Software category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies advertised in the South East with a requirement for system software skills.

All System Software Skills
South East
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for system software skills 1,844 4,378 4,359
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the South East 17.19% 16.78% 14.67%
Number of salaries quoted 1,422 3,567 3,479
Median annual salary £50,000 £45,000 £43,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +11.11% +3.45% +8.75%
10th Percentile £27,000 £25,000 £22,750
90th Percentile £72,500 £75,000 £67,500
England median annual salary £55,000 £50,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year +10.00% - +11.11%

RACF
Job Vacancy Trend in the South East

Job postings citing RACF as a proportion of all IT jobs advertised in the South East.

Job vacancy trend for RACF in the South East

RACF
Salary Trend in the South East

3-month moving average salary quoted in jobs citing RACF in the South East.

Salary trend for RACF in the South East

RACF
Salary Histogram in the South East

Salary distribution for jobs citing RACF in the South East over the 6 months to 13 August 2020.

Salary histogram for RACF in the South East

RACF
Job Locations in the South East

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing RACF within the South East region over the 6 months to 13 August 2020. 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
Surrey - 3 £65,000 -
RACF
England

For the 6 months to 13 August 2020, IT jobs citing RACF also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all permanent job ads across the South East region with a requirement for RACF.

1 3 (100.00%) COBOL
1 3 (100.00%) DB2
1 3 (100.00%) CICS
1 3 (100.00%) Linux
1 3 (100.00%) Mainframe
1 3 (100.00%) Software Engineering
1 3 (100.00%) JIRA
1 3 (100.00%) Test Scripting
1 3 (100.00%) Git (software)
1 3 (100.00%) Test Automation
1 3 (100.00%) Bash Shell
1 3 (100.00%) Continuous Improvement
1 3 (100.00%) Jenkins
1 3 (100.00%) Continuous Delivery
1 3 (100.00%) Linux Command Line
1 3 (100.00%) Task Automation
1 3 (100.00%) Epics
2 2 (66.67%) Six Sigma
2 2 (66.67%) REST
2 2 (66.67%) ACF2
2 2 (66.67%) Docker
2 2 (66.67%) User Experience
2 2 (66.67%) IBM Mainframe
2 2 (66.67%) QA
2 2 (66.67%) Selenium
2 2 (66.67%) ISTQB
2 2 (66.67%) WebSphere
2 2 (66.67%) JMeter
2 2 (66.67%) Scrum
2 2 (66.67%) Python

RACF
Co-occurring IT Skills in the South East 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 (100.00%) CICS
2 2 (66.67%) WebSphere
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (100.00%) DB2
Development Applications
1 3 (100.00%) Git (software)
1 3 (100.00%) Jenkins
1 3 (100.00%) JIRA
2 2 (66.67%) HP UFT
2 2 (66.67%) JMeter
2 2 (66.67%) JUnit
2 2 (66.67%) LoadRunner
2 2 (66.67%) Selenium
Job Titles
1 2 (66.67%) Linux Engineer
2 1 (33.33%) Automation Engineer
2 1 (33.33%) JIRA Engineer
2 1 (33.33%) QA Automation Engineer
2 1 (33.33%) QA Engineer
2 1 (33.33%) Test Engineer
2 1 (33.33%) z/OS Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (66.67%) REST
1 2 (66.67%) WebSphere MQ
2 1 (33.33%) LDAP
Miscellaneous
1 3 (100.00%) Linux Command Line
1 3 (100.00%) Mainframe
2 2 (66.67%) IBM Mainframe
2 2 (66.67%) User Experience
3 1 (33.33%) LPAR
3 1 (33.33%) VSAM
Operating Systems
1 3 (100.00%) Linux
2 1 (33.33%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
2 1 (33.33%) zOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (100.00%) Continuous Delivery
1 3 (100.00%) Continuous Improvement
1 3 (100.00%) Epics
1 3 (100.00%) Software Engineering
1 3 (100.00%) Task Automation
1 3 (100.00%) Test Automation
1 3 (100.00%) Test Scripting
2 2 (66.67%) PRINCE2
2 2 (66.67%) Scrum
2 2 (66.67%) Six Sigma
Programming Languages
1 3 (100.00%) Bash Shell
1 3 (100.00%) COBOL
2 2 (66.67%) C
2 2 (66.67%) C#
2 2 (66.67%) C++
2 2 (66.67%) Java
2 2 (66.67%) Perl
2 2 (66.67%) Python
2 2 (66.67%) VB
3 1 (33.33%) HLASM
3 1 (33.33%) JCL
3 1 (33.33%) PL/1
3 1 (33.33%) REXX
3 1 (33.33%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 2 (66.67%) ISEB
1 2 (66.67%) ISTQB
1 2 (66.67%) PMI Certification
1 2 (66.67%) PMP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (66.67%) QA
System Software
1 2 (66.67%) ACF2
1 2 (66.67%) Docker
2 1 (33.33%) Job Entry Subsystem
2 1 (33.33%) Time Sharing Option
Vendors
1 2 (66.67%) HP
1 2 (66.67%) IBM