The table below looks at the prevalence of the term VSAM in IT jobs advertised for the England region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited VSAM over the 3 months to 27 February 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
27 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Virtual Storage Access Method (VSAM)
UK / England
Rank 832 895 940
Rank change year-on-year
+63 +45
Permanent jobs citing VSAM 1 25 7
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 0.001% 0.026% 0.007%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 0.003% 0.065% 0.018%
Number of salaries quoted 0 10 3
Median salary - £47,500 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +11.76%
UK excluding London median salary £42,000 £47,500 £38,750
% change year-on-year
-11.57% +22.58%

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

Miscellaneous Category
England
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Miscellaneous category
30435 38550 38993
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 38.34% 40.82% 39.00%
Number of salaries quoted 24691 31184 31497
Median salary £50,000 £50,000 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +5.26%
90% offered a salary of more than £29,000 £30,000 £28,000
10% offered a salary of more than £80,000 £75,000 £77,500
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +6.25%

VSAM
Jobs Demand Trend in England

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

VSAM Jobs Demand Trend in England

VSAM
Salary Trend in England

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

VSAM Salary Trend in England

VSAM
Job Locations in England

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing VSAM within the England region over the 3 months to 27 February 2017. 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 Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
East Midlands -1 1 - - 1
VSAM
UK

VSAM
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 27 February 2017, IT jobs citing VSAM also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the England region with a requirement for VSAM.

1 7 (100.00%) COBOL
1 7 (100.00%) DB2
1 7 (100.00%) JCL
1 7 (100.00%) Mainframe
2 6 (85.71%) CICS
2 6 (85.71%) Finance
3 5 (71.43%) Programme Management
3 5 (71.43%) Banking
3 5 (71.43%) IBM
4 4 (57.14%) Cognizant
4 4 (57.14%) DataStage
4 4 (57.14%) Oracle
5 3 (42.86%) SQL Server
5 3 (42.86%) Data Mining
5 3 (42.86%) ETL
5 3 (42.86%) Informatica
5 3 (42.86%) Service Management
5 3 (42.86%) Data Management
5 3 (42.86%) Workflow
6 2 (28.57%) Migration
6 2 (28.57%) Performance Testing
6 2 (28.57%) Waterfall
6 2 (28.57%) Analytical Skills
7 1 (14.29%) Change Management
7 1 (14.29%) Financial Institution
7 1 (14.29%) Firewall
7 1 (14.29%) Management Information System
7 1 (14.29%) Risk Management
7 1 (14.29%) JMeter
7 1 (14.29%) LoadRunner

VSAM
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 6 (85.71%) CICS
Applications
1 1 (14.29%) MS Office
Communications & Networking
1 1 (14.29%) Firewall
1 1 (14.29%) FTP
1 1 (14.29%) HTTP
1 1 (14.29%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (100.00%) DB2
2 4 (57.14%) DataStage
3 3 (42.86%) Data Mining
3 3 (42.86%) SQL Server
4 1 (14.29%) Easytrieve
4 1 (14.29%) MS Access
4 1 (14.29%) RDBMS
4 1 (14.29%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 1 (14.29%) Fiddler
1 1 (14.29%) Firebug
1 1 (14.29%) JMeter
1 1 (14.29%) LoadRunner
1 1 (14.29%) The Grinder
1 1 (14.29%) Toad
General
1 6 (85.71%) Finance
2 5 (71.43%) Banking
3 1 (14.29%) Corporate Banking
3 1 (14.29%) Financial Institution
Job Titles
1 3 (42.86%) Data Manager
1 3 (42.86%) Test Manager
2 2 (28.57%) COBOL Developer
2 2 (28.57%) Developer
3 1 (14.29%) Analyst
3 1 (14.29%) Designer
3 1 (14.29%) Mainframe Designer
3 1 (14.29%) Performance Analyst
3 1 (14.29%) Performance Test Analyst
3 1 (14.29%) Test Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (14.29%) JMS
1 1 (14.29%) SOAP
1 1 (14.29%) Velocity
1 1 (14.29%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 7 (100.00%) Mainframe
2 2 (28.57%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (14.29%) IBM Mainframe
3 1 (14.29%) Management Information System
3 1 (14.29%) Smartphone
Operating Systems
1 1 (14.29%) Unix
1 1 (14.29%) zOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (71.43%) Programme Management
2 3 (42.86%) Data Management
2 3 (42.86%) ETL
2 3 (42.86%) Service Management
2 3 (42.86%) Workflow
3 2 (28.57%) Migration
3 2 (28.57%) Performance Testing
3 2 (28.57%) Waterfall
4 1 (14.29%) Asset Management
4 1 (14.29%) Coaching
4 1 (14.29%) Performance Analysis
4 1 (14.29%) Problem Management
4 1 (14.29%) Product Management
4 1 (14.29%) Re-Platforming
4 1 (14.29%) SDLC
4 1 (14.29%) Software Testing
4 1 (14.29%) Stakeholder Management
4 1 (14.29%) Stress Testing
4 1 (14.29%) Test Scripting
4 1 (14.29%) Validation
Programming Languages
1 7 (100.00%) COBOL
1 7 (100.00%) JCL
2 1 (14.29%) SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (14.29%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (14.29%) QA
System Software
1 1 (14.29%) Time Sharing Option
Systems Management
1 1 (14.29%) ServiceCenter
Vendors
1 5 (71.43%) IBM
2 4 (57.14%) Cognizant
2 4 (57.14%) Oracle
3 3 (42.86%) Informatica
4 1 (14.29%) CA
4 1 (14.29%) HP
4 1 (14.29%) Syncsort
4 1 (14.29%) TOWER Software
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