The table below looks at the prevalence of the term VSAM in IT jobs advertised for the South East region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited VSAM over the 3 months to 19 December 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
19 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Virtual Storage Access Method (VSAM)
Rank - 448 449
Permanent jobs citing VSAM 0 3 3
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East - 0.014% 0.013%
As % of the Miscellaneous category - 0.038% 0.035%
Number of salaries quoted 0 0 2
Average salary - - £42,500
UK excluding London average salary £38,750 - £42,500
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 South East region.

Miscellaneous Category
South East
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Miscellaneous category
7676 7898 8551
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 35.13% 36.47% 36.65%
Number of salaries quoted 5934 6206 7328
Average salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £26,000 £26,250
10% offered a salary of more than £64,500 £60,000 £62,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%

VSAM
Jobs Demand Trend in the South East

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

VSAM Jobs Demand Trend in the South East

VSAM
Salary Trend in the South East

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

VSAM Salary Trend in the South East

VSAM
Top 21 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 19 December 2014, IT jobs across the South East 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 4 (100.00%) SPSS
1 4 (100.00%) Oracle
1 4 (100.00%) Tableau
1 4 (100.00%) SQL Server
1 4 (100.00%) DB2
1 4 (100.00%) Oracle Database
1 4 (100.00%) Migration
1 4 (100.00%) UNIX
1 4 (100.00%) COBOL
1 4 (100.00%) SQL
1 4 (100.00%) JCL
1 4 (100.00%) Degree
1 4 (100.00%) ISPF
1 4 (100.00%) SAS
1 4 (100.00%) CICS
1 4 (100.00%) ChangeMan
1 4 (100.00%) JIRA
1 4 (100.00%) Computer Science
1 4 (100.00%) Data Conversion
1 4 (100.00%) Data Structures
1 4 (100.00%) Control-M

VSAM
Top Related IT Skills in the South East by Category

For the 6 months to 19 December 2014, IT jobs across the South East 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 4 (100.00%) SAS
1 4 (100.00%) CICS
Applications
1 4 (100.00%) SPSS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (100.00%) SQL Server
1 4 (100.00%) DB2
1 4 (100.00%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 4 (100.00%) ChangeMan
1 4 (100.00%) JIRA
Job Titles
1 4 (100.00%) Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (100.00%) ISPF
Miscellaneous
1 4 (100.00%) Computer Science
1 4 (100.00%) Data Conversion
1 4 (100.00%) Data Structures
Operating Systems
1 4 (100.00%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (100.00%) Migration
Programming Languages
1 4 (100.00%) COBOL
1 4 (100.00%) SQL
1 4 (100.00%) JCL
Qualifications
1 4 (100.00%) Degree
Systems Management
1 4 (100.00%) Control-M
Vendors
1 4 (100.00%) Oracle
1 4 (100.00%) Tableau