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 29 March 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

IBM Security zSecure suite
UK
3 months to
29 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 849 945 927
Rank change year-on-year +96 -18  
Permanent jobs citing zSecure 3 5 27
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.004% 0.005% 0.025%
As % of the Systems Management category 0.043% 0.059% 0.34%
Number of salaries quoted 0 0 6
Median salary - - £61,250
UK excluding London median salary - - £57,500

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 7050 8445 7947
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in the UK 8.25% 8.09% 7.42%
Number of salaries quoted 5716 6802 6317
Median salary £55,000 £50,000 £48,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +10.00% +4.16%  
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £32,500 £31,500
10% offered a salary of more than £77,500 £70,000 £72,500
UK excluding London median salary £47,500 £43,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year +9.19% +2.35%  

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 5 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 29 March 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 +23 2 - - 1
Glasgow +18 2 - -
England - 1 - - 7
City of London - 1 - - 2
London - 1 - - 5

For the 6 months to 29 March 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 7 (100.00%) zOS
1 7 (100.00%) RACF
1 7 (100.00%) Mainframe
2 6 (85.71%) DB2
2 6 (85.71%) CICS
3 4 (57.14%) Banking
4 3 (42.86%) Information Security
4 3 (42.86%) Finance
4 3 (42.86%) IBM
5 2 (28.57%) People Management
5 2 (28.57%) Time Sharing Option
5 2 (28.57%) CLIST
5 2 (28.57%) Job Entry Subsystem
5 2 (28.57%) Security Management
5 2 (28.57%) SSH
5 2 (28.57%) PKI
5 2 (28.57%) ISPF
5 2 (28.57%) Project Planning
5 2 (28.57%) Time Management
5 2 (28.57%) Assembly Language
5 2 (28.57%) CA
5 2 (28.57%) REXX
5 2 (28.57%) Unix
5 2 (28.57%) MQSeries
5 2 (28.57%) SAS
5 2 (28.57%) Kerberos
5 2 (28.57%) SSL
5 2 (28.57%) JCL
5 2 (28.57%) Middleware
5 2 (28.57%) Shell Script

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 6 (85.71%) CICS
2 2 (28.57%) MQSeries
2 2 (28.57%) SAS
Communications & Networking
1 2 (28.57%) Kerberos
1 2 (28.57%) SSH
1 2 (28.57%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (85.71%) DB2
General
1 4 (57.14%) Banking
2 3 (42.86%) Finance
Job Titles
1 2 (28.57%) Security Engineer
1 2 (28.57%) Security Technician
2 1 (14.29%) Lead Programmer
2 1 (14.29%) Programmer
2 1 (14.29%) RACF Programmer
2 1 (14.29%) RACF Technician
2 1 (14.29%) Senior Technician
2 1 (14.29%) Systems Programmer
2 1 (14.29%) z/OS Systems Programmer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (28.57%) ISPF
1 2 (28.57%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 7 (100.00%) Mainframe
2 2 (28.57%) PKI
3 1 (14.29%) IBM Mainframe
3 1 (14.29%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 7 (100.00%) zOS
2 2 (28.57%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (42.86%) Information Security
2 2 (28.57%) People Management
2 2 (28.57%) Project Planning
2 2 (28.57%) Security Management
2 2 (28.57%) Time Management
3 1 (14.29%) Validation
Programming Languages
1 2 (28.57%) Assembly Language
1 2 (28.57%) CLIST
1 2 (28.57%) JCL
1 2 (28.57%) Perl
1 2 (28.57%) REXX
1 2 (28.57%) Shell Script
1 2 (28.57%) SQL
System Software
1 7 (100.00%) RACF
2 2 (28.57%) Job Entry Subsystem
2 2 (28.57%) Time Sharing Option
3 1 (14.29%) ACF2
Vendors
1 3 (42.86%) IBM
2 2 (28.57%) CA
2 2 (28.57%) Sybase
London
Haybrook IT Resourcing Ltd
Salary: From £40,000 to £50,000 per annum +Benefits
Posted: 13 hours ago
Gloucester, London
Tectre Limited
Salary: £40,000 - £65,000 per year
Posted: 3 days ago
Edinburgh, Midlothian
Haybrook IT Resourcing Ltd
Salary: From £60,000 to £70,000 per annum + Bonus + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Gloucester, Gloucestershire
Haybrook IT Resourcing Ltd
Salary: From £45,000 to £65,000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
London
Haybrook IT Resourcing Ltd
Salary: From £40,000 to £65,000 per annum + Bonus + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
McGregor Boyall
Salary: Excellent
Posted: 2 days ago