Period
to 28 July 2017

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 6 months to 28 July 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

IBM Security zSecure suite
UK
6 months to
28 Jul 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 1190 1254 1271
Rank change year-on-year +64 +17 +43
Permanent jobs citing zSecure 4 13 37
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.002% 0.006% 0.017%
As % of the Systems Management category 0.026% 0.075% 0.22%
Number of salaries quoted 0 0 6
UK median annual salary - - £56,500
UK excluding London median annual 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 15587 17304 16787
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in the UK 8.72% 8.59% 7.60%
Number of salaries quoted 12605 14042 13339
UK median annual salary £52,500 £50,000 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.00% +5.26% +5.56%
10th Percentile £30,250 £30,500 £29,500
90th Percentile £82,500 £75,000 £72,500
UK excluding London median annual salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year +5.88% - +6.25%

zSecure
Job Vacancy Trend

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

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 6 months to 28 July 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
UK excluding London +65 3 - -
England +74 2 - -
London +48 2 - -
Scotland +7 2 - -
South West +10 1 - -

For the 6 months to 28 July 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