The table below looks at the prevalence of the term VSAM in IT jobs advertised for the East Midlands region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited VSAM over the 3 months to 27 February 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
27 Feb 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Virtual Storage Access Method (VSAM)
Rank 161 - -
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Permanent jobs citing VSAM 3 0 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East Midlands 0.094% - -
As % of the Miscellaneous category 0.30% - -
Number of salaries quoted 0 0 0
Average salary - - -
UK excluding London average salary £38,750 £46,500 £52,500
% change year-on-year
-16.66% -11.42%
VSAM
England

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

Miscellaneous Category
East Midlands
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Miscellaneous category
988 1318 1041
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East Midlands 30.88% 36.02% 36.58%
Number of salaries quoted 783 1029 900
Average salary £38,500 £38,000 £37,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+1.31% +2.70%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,350 £25,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £55,000 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%

VSAM
Jobs Demand Trend in the East Midlands

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

VSAM Jobs Demand Trend in the East Midlands

VSAM
Salary Trend in the East Midlands

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

VSAM Salary Trend in the East Midlands

VSAM
Job Locations in the East Midlands

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing VSAM within the East Midlands region over the 3 months to 27 February 2015. 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
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Nottinghamshire - 3 - -
VSAM
England

VSAM
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the East Midlands

For the 6 months to 27 February 2015, IT jobs across the East Midlands 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 13 (100.00%) DB2
2 12 (92.31%) COBOL
2 12 (92.31%) JCL
3 10 (76.92%) Analytical Skills
3 10 (76.92%) ETL
3 10 (76.92%) ITIL
3 10 (76.92%) ITIL Certification
3 10 (76.92%) DataStage
4 8 (61.54%) SLA
5 7 (53.85%) Mainframe
6 6 (46.15%) PL/1
6 6 (46.15%) zOS
7 4 (30.77%) Marketing
7 4 (30.77%) Credit Risk
8 3 (23.08%) Pentaho
9 2 (15.38%) NATURAL
9 2 (15.38%) IBM
9 2 (15.38%) CICS
9 2 (15.38%) Windows
9 2 (15.38%) Linux
9 2 (15.38%) Adabas
9 2 (15.38%) SQL Server
9 2 (15.38%) Java
9 2 (15.38%) Windows Server 2008
9 2 (15.38%) SQL Server 2008
9 2 (15.38%) WebSphere
9 2 (15.38%) CA Endevor
9 2 (15.38%) Retail
9 2 (15.38%) Business Analysis
10 1 (7.69%) Ajax

VSAM
Top Related IT Skills in the East Midlands by Category

For the 6 months to 27 February 2015, IT jobs across the East Midlands 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.

Application Platforms
1 2 (15.38%) CICS
1 2 (15.38%) WebSphere
2 1 (7.69%) SAS
2 1 (7.69%) CMS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 13 (100.00%) DB2
2 10 (76.92%) DataStage
3 3 (23.08%) Pentaho
4 2 (15.38%) SQL Server
4 2 (15.38%) SQL Server 2008
4 2 (15.38%) Adabas
5 1 (7.69%) Relational Database
General
1 4 (30.77%) Marketing
2 2 (15.38%) Retail
Job Titles
1 3 (23.08%) Developer
2 2 (15.38%) Analyst
2 2 (15.38%) Programmer
2 2 (15.38%) Support Analyst
2 2 (15.38%) Applications Support
2 2 (15.38%) COBOL Programmer
2 2 (15.38%) COBOL Developer
3 1 (7.69%) .NET Developer
3 1 (7.69%) Applications Support Analyst
3 1 (7.69%) ASP.NET Developer
3 1 (7.69%) SQL Developer
3 1 (7.69%) Technical Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (7.69%) HTML
1 1 (7.69%) .NET
1 1 (7.69%) ASP.NET
1 1 (7.69%) CSS
1 1 (7.69%) Ajax
1 1 (7.69%) jQuery
1 1 (7.69%) ASP.NET MVC
1 1 (7.69%) ASP.NET MVC 4
1 1 (7.69%) ASP.NET Web Forms
Miscellaneous
1 10 (76.92%) Analytical Skills
2 7 (53.85%) Mainframe
3 4 (30.77%) Credit Risk
4 1 (7.69%) Data Extraction
4 1 (7.69%) Data Protection Act
Operating Systems
1 6 (46.15%) zOS
2 2 (15.38%) Windows Server 2008
2 2 (15.38%) Windows
2 2 (15.38%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (76.92%) ITIL
1 10 (76.92%) ETL
2 2 (15.38%) Business Analysis
3 1 (7.69%) User Acceptance Testing
3 1 (7.69%) Data Protection
3 1 (7.69%) Agile Project Management
3 1 (7.69%) Performance Tuning
3 1 (7.69%) Line Management
3 1 (7.69%) Project Management
3 1 (7.69%) Information Security
3 1 (7.69%) Agile Software Development
Programming Languages
1 12 (92.31%) COBOL
1 12 (92.31%) JCL
2 6 (46.15%) PL/1
3 2 (15.38%) NATURAL
3 2 (15.38%) Java
4 1 (7.69%) JavaScript
4 1 (7.69%) SQL
4 1 (7.69%) T-SQL
4 1 (7.69%) C#
Qualifications
1 10 (76.92%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (61.54%) SLA
Systems Management
1 2 (15.38%) CA Endevor
Vendors
1 2 (15.38%) IBM