The table below looks at the prevalence of the term VSAM in IT jobs advertised for the East of England 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 - 253 267
Permanent jobs citing VSAM 0 4 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East of England - 0.057% 0.024%
As % of the Miscellaneous category - 0.14% 0.071%
Number of salaries quoted 0 4 2
Average salary - £46,500 £71,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- -34.50%
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 of England region.

Miscellaneous Category
East of England
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Miscellaneous category
2697 2782 2801
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East of England 36.91% 39.51% 33.84%
Number of salaries quoted 2086 2211 2383
Average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.25% -
90% offered a salary of more than £26,000 £27,500 £25,500
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £60,000 £57,700
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%

VSAM
Jobs Demand Trend in the East of England

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

VSAM Jobs Demand Trend in the East of England

VSAM
Salary Trend in the East of England

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

VSAM Salary Trend in the East of England