The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in the West Midlands with a requirement for CICS skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited CICS over the 3 months to 24 June 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

IBM Customer Information Control System (CICS)
England / West Midlands
3 months to
24 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank - 236 217
Permanent jobs citing CICS 0 2 12
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the West Midlands - 0.032% 0.21%
As % of the Application Platforms category - 0.20% 1.22%
Number of salaries quoted 0 2 12
Median salary - £50,000 £52,500
Median salary % change year-on-year - -4.76%  
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £53,500 £50,000
% change year-on-year -15.88% +7.00%  

CICS is in the application platform skills category. The next table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies advertised in the West Midlands with a requirement for application platform skills.

Application Platform Skills
West Midlands
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for application platform skills 764 991 985
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in the West Midlands 14.97% 16.01% 17.18%
Number of salaries quoted 650 798 803
Median salary £37,500 £37,500 £37,500
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £25,000 £24,250
10% offered a salary of more than £55,500 £55,000 £60,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year +6.25% -  

CICS
Job Vacancy Trend in the West Midlands

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in the West Midlands citing CICS as a proportion of all permanent or contract IT jobs with a match in the Application Platforms category.

Job vacancy trend for CICS in the West Midlands

CICS
Salary Trend in the West Midlands

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

Salary trend for CICS in the West Midlands