Period
to 17 November 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies 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 17 November 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

IBM Resource Access Control Facility (RACF)
UK
6 months to
17 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 1200 1196 1270
Rank change year-on-year -4 +74 +5
Permanent jobs citing RACF 3 28 22
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.002% 0.015% 0.010%
As % of the System Software category 0.013% 0.12% 0.088%
Number of salaries quoted 1 18 14
UK median annual salary £67,500 £40,000 £51,250
Median salary % change year-on-year +68.75% -21.95% -10.87%
10th Percentile £63,750 £36,250 £45,000
90th Percentile £71,250 £72,500 £85,000
UK excluding London median annual salary - £37,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year - -16.67% -18.18%

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 with a requirement for system software skills.

All System Software Skills
UK
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for system software skills 23279 23567 24882
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 12.92% 12.39% 11.35%
Number of salaries quoted 19493 19804 20774
UK median annual salary £45,000 £42,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.88% +6.25% +2.56%
10th Percentile £23,750 £23,500 £22,712
90th Percentile £75,000 £72,500 £67,500
UK excluding London median annual salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year +6.67% - +7.14%

RACF
Job Vacancy Trend

Job postings citing RACF as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised.

Job vacancy trend for RACF in the UK

RACF
Salary Trend

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

Salary trend for RACF in the UK

RACF
Top 5 Job Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing RACF within the UK over the 6 months to 17 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
England +49 3 £67,500 +68.75%
London +15 2 £67,500 -3.57%
UK excluding London +20 1 - -
North of England -4 1 - -
Yorkshire - 1 - -

For the 6 months to 17 November 2017, IT jobs citing RACF also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads with a requirement for RACF.

1 2 (66.67%) Finance
1 2 (66.67%) SharePoint
2 1 (33.33%) Unisys
2 1 (33.33%) IBM
2 1 (33.33%) Microsoft
2 1 (33.33%) JCL
2 1 (33.33%) Mainframe
2 1 (33.33%) AS400
2 1 (33.33%) Risk Management
2 1 (33.33%) Java
2 1 (33.33%) Oracle
2 1 (33.33%) Unix
2 1 (33.33%) Windows
2 1 (33.33%) Microsoft Excel
2 1 (33.33%) Information Security
2 1 (33.33%) Microsoft PowerPoint
2 1 (33.33%) ISPF
2 1 (33.33%) COBIT
2 1 (33.33%) JIRA
2 1 (33.33%) Oracle Identity Manager
2 1 (33.33%) Mentoring
2 1 (33.33%) People Management
2 1 (33.33%) Identity Access Management

RACF
Co-occurring IT Skills 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 2 (66.67%) SharePoint
Applications
1 1 (33.33%) Microsoft Excel
1 1 (33.33%) Microsoft PowerPoint
Development Applications
1 1 (33.33%) JIRA
General
1 2 (66.67%) Finance
Job Titles
1 1 (33.33%) Access Developer
1 1 (33.33%) Administrator
1 1 (33.33%) Audit Manager
1 1 (33.33%) Developer
1 1 (33.33%) IAM Developer
1 1 (33.33%) Java Developer
1 1 (33.33%) Oracle Developer
1 1 (33.33%) RACF Administrator
1 1 (33.33%) Risk Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (33.33%) ISPF
Miscellaneous
1 1 (33.33%) AS400
1 1 (33.33%) Mainframe
Operating Systems
1 1 (33.33%) Unix
1 1 (33.33%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (33.33%) Identity Access Management
1 1 (33.33%) Information Security
1 1 (33.33%) Mentoring
1 1 (33.33%) People Management
1 1 (33.33%) Risk Management
Programming Languages
1 1 (33.33%) Java
1 1 (33.33%) JCL
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (33.33%) COBIT
Systems Management
1 1 (33.33%) Oracle Identity Manager
Vendors
1 1 (33.33%) IBM
1 1 (33.33%) Microsoft
1 1 (33.33%) Oracle
1 1 (33.33%) Unisys