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 salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited VSAM over the 3 months to 29 September 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
29 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Virtual Storage Access Method (VSAM)
Rank - 261 258
Permanent jobs citing VSAM 0 1 11
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East of England - 0.014% 0.14%
As % of the Miscellaneous category - 0.033% 0.37%
Number of salaries quoted 0 0 7
Median salary - - £55,000
UK excluding London median salary £37,500 £42,500 £47,500
% change year-on-year
-11.76% -10.52%
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
2503 3010 2964
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East of England 40.15% 41.17% 38.69%
Number of salaries quoted 1971 2488 2326
Median salary £45,000 £42,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+5.88% +6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £25,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £65,000 £62,500
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+2.40% +3.75%

VSAM
Jobs Demand Trend in the East of England

The demand trend of job ads across the East of England region citing VSAM as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in 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