The first table below looks at the prevalence of the term VSAM in IT jobs advertised for the Berkshire region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited VSAM over the 3 months to 18 April 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all terms in our Miscellaneous category for the Berkshire region.

Location
3 months to
18 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Virtual Storage Access Method (VSAM)
Rank - 217 -
Permanent jobs citing VSAM 0 6 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Berkshire - 0.11% -
As % of the Miscellaneous category - 0.39% -
Number of salaries quoted 0 6 0
Average salary - £52,500 -
UK excluding London average salary £46,500 £52,500 £55,000
% change year-on-year
-11.42% -4.54%
Miscellaneous Category
Berkshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Miscellaneous category
1700 1545 1585
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Berkshire 28.90% 29.02% 25.53%
Number of salaries quoted 1169 1139 1336
Average salary £45,000 £42,500 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.88% -5.55%
90% offered a salary of more than £29,000 £27,500 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £62,500 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+5.26% -5.00%
VSAM
South East

VSAM
Jobs Demand Trend in Berkshire

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing VSAM across the Berkshire region as a proportion of the total demand within the Miscellaneous category.

VSAM Jobs Demand Trend in Berkshire

VSAM
Salary Trend in Berkshire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing VSAM across the Berkshire region.

VSAM Salary Trend in Berkshire

VSAM
Top 19 Related IT Skills in Berkshire

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, IT jobs across the Berkshire region citing VSAM also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited VSAM.

1 6 (100.00%) COBOL
1 6 (100.00%) Mainframe
2 5 (83.33%) IBM
2 5 (83.33%) Configuration Management
2 5 (83.33%) Project Management
2 5 (83.33%) Regression Testing
2 5 (83.33%) CA Endevor
2 5 (83.33%) Fault Management
2 5 (83.33%) Test Scripting
2 5 (83.33%) IBM Mainframe
2 5 (83.33%) Performance Management
2 5 (83.33%) V-Model
2 5 (83.33%) Test Strategy
3 4 (66.67%) Functional Testing
3 4 (66.67%) Test Management
3 4 (66.67%) Management Information System
3 4 (66.67%) BT
3 4 (66.67%) Finance
3 4 (66.67%) Change Management

VSAM
Top Related IT Skills in Berkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, IT jobs across the Berkshire region citing VSAM also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited VSAM. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

General
1 4 (66.67%) Finance
Job Titles
1 6 (100.00%) Analyst
1 6 (100.00%) Test Analyst
2 5 (83.33%) Senior Analyst
2 5 (83.33%) Senior Test Analyst
3 1 (16.67%) COBOL Analyst
Miscellaneous
1 6 (100.00%) Mainframe
2 5 (83.33%) IBM Mainframe
3 4 (66.67%) Management Information System
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (83.33%) Configuration Management
1 5 (83.33%) Project Management
1 5 (83.33%) Regression Testing
1 5 (83.33%) Fault Management
1 5 (83.33%) Test Scripting
1 5 (83.33%) Performance Management
1 5 (83.33%) V-Model
1 5 (83.33%) Test Strategy
2 4 (66.67%) Functional Testing
2 4 (66.67%) Test Management
2 4 (66.67%) Change Management
Programming Languages
1 6 (100.00%) COBOL
Systems Management
1 5 (83.33%) CA Endevor
Vendors
1 5 (83.33%) IBM
2 4 (66.67%) BT