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 28 August 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
28 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Virtual Storage Access Method (VSAM)
Rank 172 178 -
Rank change year-on-year
+6 -
Permanent jobs citing VSAM 10 2 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East Midlands 0.26% 0.054% -
As % of the Miscellaneous category 0.66% 0.16% -
Number of salaries quoted 4 2 0
Average salary £38,750 £38,150 -
Average salary % change year-on-year
+1.57% -
UK excluding London average salary £60,000 £55,000 -
% change year-on-year
+9.09% -
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
1506 1233 1148
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East Midlands 39.51% 33.42% 36.08%
Number of salaries quoted 1153 959 964
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,000 £25,000 £24,725
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £52,500 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+1.25% -

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 28 August 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 - 9 £42,500 - 4
VSAM
England

VSAM
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the East Midlands

For the 6 months to 28 August 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 24 (100.00%) COBOL
1 24 (100.00%) DB2
1 24 (100.00%) Mainframe
2 20 (83.33%) DataStage
3 16 (66.67%) JCL
4 14 (58.33%) ITIL
4 14 (58.33%) Analytical Skills
5 13 (54.17%) CICS
6 12 (50.00%) Pentaho
7 11 (45.83%) ITIL Certification
8 10 (41.67%) SDLC
9 8 (33.33%) SLA
9 8 (33.33%) ETL
9 8 (33.33%) SQL
9 8 (33.33%) Line Management
9 8 (33.33%) Unit Testing
9 8 (33.33%) QA
10 6 (25.00%) Marketing
10 6 (25.00%) Credit Risk
11 3 (12.50%) Service Management
11 3 (12.50%) Stakeholder Management
11 3 (12.50%) ChangeMan
11 3 (12.50%) SQL Server Reporting Services
11 3 (12.50%) Business Intelligence
11 3 (12.50%) IBM
11 3 (12.50%) Umbraco
11 3 (12.50%) Configuration Management
12 2 (8.33%) IBM Mainframe
12 2 (8.33%) User Acceptance Testing
13 1 (4.17%) Time Sharing Option

VSAM
Top Related IT Skills in the East Midlands by Category

For the 6 months to 28 August 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 13 (54.17%) CICS
2 3 (12.50%) Umbraco
3 1 (4.17%) WebSphere
Applications
1 1 (4.17%) MS Excel
Database & Business Intelligence
1 24 (100.00%) DB2
2 20 (83.33%) DataStage
3 12 (50.00%) Pentaho
4 3 (12.50%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 1 (4.17%) Adabas
5 1 (4.17%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 3 (12.50%) ChangeMan
2 1 (4.17%) XPEDITER
General
1 6 (25.00%) Marketing
2 1 (4.17%) Retail
Job Titles
1 9 (37.50%) Developer
1 9 (37.50%) Mainframe Developer
2 8 (33.33%) Applications Support
3 5 (20.83%) Analyst
4 3 (12.50%) Support Analyst
5 1 (4.17%) Technical Leader
5 1 (4.17%) COBOL Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (4.17%) HTML
1 1 (4.17%) .NET
1 1 (4.17%) Web Services
1 1 (4.17%) .NET Framework
1 1 (4.17%) WCF
1 1 (4.17%) Entity Framework
Miscellaneous
1 24 (100.00%) Mainframe
2 14 (58.33%) Analytical Skills
3 6 (25.00%) Credit Risk
4 2 (8.33%) IBM Mainframe
Processes & Methodologies
1 14 (58.33%) ITIL
2 10 (41.67%) SDLC
3 8 (33.33%) Line Management
3 8 (33.33%) Unit Testing
3 8 (33.33%) ETL
4 3 (12.50%) Business Intelligence
4 3 (12.50%) Configuration Management
4 3 (12.50%) Service Management
4 3 (12.50%) Stakeholder Management
5 2 (8.33%) User Acceptance Testing
6 1 (4.17%) Release Management
6 1 (4.17%) Waterfall
6 1 (4.17%) Analytics
6 1 (4.17%) E-Commerce
Programming Languages
1 24 (100.00%) COBOL
2 16 (66.67%) JCL
3 8 (33.33%) SQL
4 1 (4.17%) NATURAL
4 1 (4.17%) Java
4 1 (4.17%) C#
Qualifications
1 11 (45.83%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (33.33%) SLA
1 8 (33.33%) QA
System Software
1 1 (4.17%) Time Sharing Option
Systems Management
1 1 (4.17%) CA Endevor
Vendors
1 3 (12.50%) IBM
2 1 (4.17%) Microsoft
Nottingham
Experian
Salary: Standard
Posted: 13 hours ago
Nottingham
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Salary: Salary
Posted: Yesterday
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Salary: Standard Experian package
Posted: 4 days ago
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Posted: 11 days ago