The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies with a requirement for zSecure skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited zSecure over the 3 months to 25 May 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

IBM Security zSecure suite
UK
3 months to
25 May 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 866 924 943
Rank change year-on-year +58 +19  
Permanent jobs citing zSecure 3 8 25
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.003% 0.008% 0.023%
As % of the Systems Management category 0.040% 0.095% 0.31%
Number of salaries quoted 0 0 3
Median salary - - £55,000
UK excluding London median salary - - £58,000

zSecure is in the systems management skills category. The next table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies with a requirement for systems management skills.

Systems Management Skills
UK
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for systems management skills 7424 8413 8049
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in the UK 8.63% 8.53% 7.53%
Number of salaries quoted 5928 6833 6376
Median salary £55,000 £52,500 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +4.76% +5.00%  
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £33,000 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £80,000 £70,000 £75,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000

zSecure
Job Vacancy Trend

The job posting trend of jobs advertised citing zSecure as a proportion of all permanent or contract IT jobs with a match in the Systems Management category.

Job vacancy trend for zSecure in the UK

zSecure
Salary Trend

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

Salary trend for zSecure in the UK

zSecure
Top 8 Job Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing zSecure within the UK over the 3 months to 25 May 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
Scotland +18 2 - -
Glasgow +14 2 - -
England +61 1 - - 3
London +59 1 - - 3
South West +4 1 - -
Gloucestershire -1 1 - -
City of London - 1 - -
Gloucester - 1 - -

For the 6 months to 25 May 2017, IT jobs citing zSecure 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 zSecure.

1 4 (100.00%) DB2
1 4 (100.00%) CICS
1 4 (100.00%) zOS
1 4 (100.00%) RACF
1 4 (100.00%) Mainframe
2 2 (50.00%) JCL
2 2 (50.00%) Middleware
2 2 (50.00%) Shell Script
2 2 (50.00%) Perl
2 2 (50.00%) SQL
2 2 (50.00%) Sybase
2 2 (50.00%) Assembly Language
2 2 (50.00%) CA
2 2 (50.00%) REXX
2 2 (50.00%) Unix
2 2 (50.00%) MQSeries
2 2 (50.00%) SAS
2 2 (50.00%) Kerberos
2 2 (50.00%) SSL
2 2 (50.00%) IBM
2 2 (50.00%) Information Security
2 2 (50.00%) Banking
2 2 (50.00%) SSH
2 2 (50.00%) PKI
2 2 (50.00%) ISPF
2 2 (50.00%) Project Planning
2 2 (50.00%) Time Management
2 2 (50.00%) People Management
2 2 (50.00%) Time Sharing Option
2 2 (50.00%) CLIST

zSecure
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 4 (100.00%) CICS
2 2 (50.00%) MQSeries
2 2 (50.00%) SAS
Communications & Networking
1 2 (50.00%) Kerberos
1 2 (50.00%) SSH
1 2 (50.00%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (100.00%) DB2
General
1 2 (50.00%) Banking
1 2 (50.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 2 (50.00%) Security Engineer
2 1 (25.00%) Analyst
2 1 (25.00%) RACF Analyst
2 1 (25.00%) RACF Security Analyst
2 1 (25.00%) Security Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (50.00%) ISPF
1 2 (50.00%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 4 (100.00%) Mainframe
2 2 (50.00%) Management Information System
2 2 (50.00%) PKI
Operating Systems
1 4 (100.00%) zOS
2 2 (50.00%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (50.00%) Information Security
1 2 (50.00%) People Management
1 2 (50.00%) Project Planning
1 2 (50.00%) Security Management
1 2 (50.00%) Time Management
1 2 (50.00%) Validation
Programming Languages
1 2 (50.00%) Assembly Language
1 2 (50.00%) CLIST
1 2 (50.00%) JCL
1 2 (50.00%) Perl
1 2 (50.00%) REXX
1 2 (50.00%) Shell Script
1 2 (50.00%) SQL
System Software
1 4 (100.00%) RACF
2 2 (50.00%) Job Entry Subsystem
2 2 (50.00%) Time Sharing Option
Vendors
1 2 (50.00%) CA
1 2 (50.00%) IBM
1 2 (50.00%) Sybase
London
Haybrook IT Resourcing Ltd
Salary: From £40,000 to £50,000 per annum +Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
London
Haybrook IT Resourcing Ltd
Salary: From £40,000 to £65,000 per annum + Bonus + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
London
Haybrook IT Resourcing Ltd
Salary: £80,000 per annum + Extensive Benefits Package
Posted: 6 days ago