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 average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited VSAM over the 3 months to 24 November 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
24 Nov 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Virtual Storage Access Method (VSAM)
Rank 848 865 872
Rank change year-on-year
+17 +7
Permanent jobs citing VSAM 27 3 7
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 0.025% 0.003% 0.007%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 0.067% 0.007% 0.016%
Number of salaries quoted 14 0 1
Average salary £42,500 - £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 - -
VSAM
UK

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
40425 40928 42474
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 37.85% 39.55% 39.44%
Number of salaries quoted 32790 33171 35852
Average salary £47,500 £47,000 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+1.06% +4.44%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,000 £27,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £75,000 £75,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,556
% change year-on-year
- +3.74%

VSAM
Jobs Demand Trend in England

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing VSAM across the England region as a proportion of the total demand within 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
Salary Histogram in England

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing VSAM across the England region over the 3 months to 24 November 2014.

VSAM Salary Histogram in England

VSAM
Job Locations in England

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing VSAM within the England region over the 3 months to 24 November 2014. 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
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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
East Midlands - 10 £33,000 - 3
North West - 10 £43,750 -
Yorkshire - 4 £33,000 -
London +9 2 £70,000 -
West Midlands - 1 £47,500 -
VSAM
UK

VSAM
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 24 November 2014, IT jobs across the England 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 43 (89.58%) COBOL
2 42 (87.50%) JCL
3 36 (75.00%) DB2
4 34 (70.83%) CICS
5 28 (58.33%) Mainframe
6 15 (31.25%) IBM
7 14 (29.17%) Finance
8 12 (25.00%) Degree
9 11 (22.92%) Banking
9 11 (22.92%) Mentoring
9 11 (22.92%) CMS
10 10 (20.83%) Service Delivery
10 10 (20.83%) ITIL
10 10 (20.83%) Risk Analysis
11 9 (18.75%) VisionPLUS
11 9 (18.75%) zOS
12 8 (16.67%) DataStage
12 8 (16.67%) ITIL Certification
12 8 (16.67%) ETL
12 8 (16.67%) SQL
12 8 (16.67%) CA Endevor
12 8 (16.67%) Mathematics
12 8 (16.67%) Analytical Skills
13 7 (14.58%) Retail
13 7 (14.58%) SLA
14 6 (12.50%) NATURAL
14 6 (12.50%) SAS
14 6 (12.50%) SQL Server
14 6 (12.50%) Adabas
14 6 (12.50%) WebSphere

VSAM
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 24 November 2014, IT jobs across the England 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 34 (70.83%) CICS
2 11 (22.92%) CMS
3 6 (12.50%) WebSphere
3 6 (12.50%) SAS
4 1 (2.08%) MQSeries
Applications
1 4 (8.33%) SPSS
Business Applications
1 9 (18.75%) VisionPLUS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 36 (75.00%) DB2
2 8 (16.67%) DataStage
3 6 (12.50%) Adabas
3 6 (12.50%) SQL Server
4 5 (10.42%) Easytrieve
5 4 (8.33%) Oracle Database
6 3 (6.25%) Pentaho
7 2 (4.17%) Relational Database
7 2 (4.17%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 4 (8.33%) ChangeMan
1 4 (8.33%) JIRA
2 2 (4.17%) Subversion
General
1 14 (29.17%) Finance
2 11 (22.92%) Banking
3 7 (14.58%) Retail
4 2 (4.17%) Marketing
5 1 (2.08%) Back Office
5 1 (2.08%) Billing
Job Titles
1 11 (22.92%) Developer
2 9 (18.75%) Consultant
2 9 (18.75%) VisionPLUS Consultant
3 7 (14.58%) Analyst
3 7 (14.58%) Programmer
4 6 (12.50%) COBOL Developer
5 4 (8.33%) COBOL Programmer
6 3 (6.25%) Support Analyst
6 3 (6.25%) Mainframe Programmer
7 2 (4.17%) CICS Programmer
7 2 (4.17%) DB2 Developer
7 2 (4.17%) Mainframe Developer
7 2 (4.17%) Systems Programmer
7 2 (4.17%) .NET Developer
7 2 (4.17%) ASP.NET Developer
7 2 (4.17%) SQL Developer
8 1 (2.08%) UNIX Specialist
8 1 (2.08%) Data Manager
8 1 (2.08%) Applications Support Analyst
8 1 (2.08%) Applications Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (8.33%) ISPF
2 3 (6.25%) .NET
3 2 (4.17%) ASP.NET
3 2 (4.17%) CSS
3 2 (4.17%) WebSphere MQ
3 2 (4.17%) jQuery
3 2 (4.17%) ASP.NET MVC
3 2 (4.17%) ASP.NET MVC 4
3 2 (4.17%) ASP.NET Web Forms
3 2 (4.17%) HTML
3 2 (4.17%) Ajax
4 1 (2.08%) EntireX
4 1 (2.08%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 28 (58.33%) Mainframe
2 8 (16.67%) Mathematics
2 8 (16.67%) Analytical Skills
3 4 (8.33%) Data Structures
3 4 (8.33%) Computer Science
3 4 (8.33%) Data Conversion
4 2 (4.17%) Data Extraction
4 2 (4.17%) Data Protection Act
4 2 (4.17%) Credit Risk
5 1 (2.08%) IBM Mainframe
5 1 (2.08%) Enterprise Software
Operating Systems
1 9 (18.75%) zOS
2 5 (10.42%) UNIX
3 2 (4.17%) Windows
3 2 (4.17%) Linux
3 2 (4.17%) MVS
3 2 (4.17%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (22.92%) Mentoring
2 10 (20.83%) ITIL
2 10 (20.83%) Service Delivery
2 10 (20.83%) Risk Analysis
3 8 (16.67%) ETL
4 5 (10.42%) Business Analysis
5 4 (8.33%) Migration
5 4 (8.33%) Agile Software Development
6 3 (6.25%) Project Management
6 3 (6.25%) Data Protection
7 2 (4.17%) Agile Project Management
7 2 (4.17%) Performance Tuning
7 2 (4.17%) Systems Analysis
7 2 (4.17%) Service Management
7 2 (4.17%) Workflow
7 2 (4.17%) Configuration Management
7 2 (4.17%) Web Design
7 2 (4.17%) Information Security
7 2 (4.17%) User Acceptance Testing
7 2 (4.17%) Performance Testing
Programming Languages
1 43 (89.58%) COBOL
2 42 (87.50%) JCL
3 8 (16.67%) SQL
4 6 (12.50%) NATURAL
5 5 (10.42%) REXX
5 5 (10.42%) PL/1
5 5 (10.42%) Java
6 3 (6.25%) C#
7 2 (4.17%) JavaScript
7 2 (4.17%) T-SQL
7 2 (4.17%) Assembly Language
8 1 (2.08%) C
8 1 (2.08%) SELCOPY
Qualifications
1 12 (25.00%) Degree
2 8 (16.67%) ITIL Certification
3 5 (10.42%) SC Cleared
3 5 (10.42%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (14.58%) SLA
2 1 (2.08%) QA
System Software
1 2 (4.17%) RACF
1 2 (4.17%) ACF2
Systems Management
1 8 (16.67%) CA Endevor
2 4 (8.33%) Control-M
3 2 (4.17%) Tivoli
Vendors
1 15 (31.25%) IBM
2 4 (8.33%) Oracle
2 4 (8.33%) Tableau
3 2 (4.17%) CA
4 1 (2.08%) Cognizant
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