The table below looks at the prevalence of the term VSAM in IT jobs advertised for the Cheshire region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited VSAM over the 3 months to 25 May 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
25 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Virtual Storage Access Method (VSAM)
Rank - 120 -
Permanent jobs citing VSAM 0 1 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cheshire - 0.062% -
As % of the Miscellaneous category - 0.16% -
Number of salaries quoted 0 1 0
Median salary - £38,750 -
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £48,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
-7.21% +21.25%
VSAM
North West

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Miscellaneous category in permanent jobs advertised in the Cheshire region.

Miscellaneous Category
Cheshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Miscellaneous category
377 629 587
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cheshire 34.84% 38.78% 34.17%
Number of salaries quoted 303 491 389
Median salary £37,500 £40,000 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-6.25% +14.28%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,000 £27,500 £23,000
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £55,000 £57,500
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -

VSAM
Jobs Demand Trend in Cheshire

The demand trend of job ads across the Cheshire region citing VSAM as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in the Miscellaneous category.

VSAM Jobs Demand Trend in Cheshire

VSAM
Salary Trend in Cheshire

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

VSAM Salary Trend in Cheshire