The first 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 18 April 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all terms in our Miscellaneous category for the South East region.

Location
3 months to
18 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Virtual Storage Access Method (VSAM)
Rank 449 431 -
Rank change year-on-year
-18 -
Permanent jobs citing VSAM 2 7 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 0.008% 0.031% -
As % of the Miscellaneous category 0.027% 0.11% -
Number of salaries quoted 2 7 0
Average salary £100,000 £52,500 -
Average salary % change year-on-year
+90.47% -
UK excluding London average salary £46,500 £52,500 £55,000
% change year-on-year
-11.42% -4.54%
Miscellaneous Category
South East
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Miscellaneous category
7340 6601 6995
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 30.53% 29.41% 28.55%
Number of salaries quoted 5723 5343 5982
Average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.25% -
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £26,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £60,900 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+5.26% -5.00%
VSAM
England

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
Job Locations in the South East

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing VSAM within the South East region over the 3 months to 18 April 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
(Click each for more statistics)
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
Find
Job
Vacancies
Hampshire -1 2 £100,000 +60.00%
VSAM
England

VSAM
Top 21 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 18 April 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 9 (100.00%) COBOL
2 6 (66.67%) Mainframe
3 5 (55.56%) IBM
3 5 (55.56%) Regression Testing
3 5 (55.56%) Configuration Management
3 5 (55.56%) Project Management
3 5 (55.56%) Test Scripting
3 5 (55.56%) IBM Mainframe
3 5 (55.56%) Performance Management
3 5 (55.56%) V-Model
3 5 (55.56%) Test Strategy
3 5 (55.56%) CA Endevor
3 5 (55.56%) Fault Management
4 4 (44.44%) Test Management
4 4 (44.44%) Functional Testing
4 4 (44.44%) Management Information System
4 4 (44.44%) BT
4 4 (44.44%) Finance
4 4 (44.44%) Change Management
5 3 (33.33%) CICS
5 3 (33.33%) DB2

VSAM
Top Related IT Skills in the South East by Category

For the 6 months to 18 April 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 3 (33.33%) CICS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (33.33%) DB2
General
1 4 (44.44%) Finance
Job Titles
1 6 (66.67%) Analyst
1 6 (66.67%) Test Analyst
2 5 (55.56%) Senior Analyst
2 5 (55.56%) Senior Test Analyst
3 1 (11.11%) COBOL Analyst
Miscellaneous
1 6 (66.67%) Mainframe
2 5 (55.56%) IBM Mainframe
3 4 (44.44%) Management Information System
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (55.56%) Regression Testing
1 5 (55.56%) Configuration Management
1 5 (55.56%) Project Management
1 5 (55.56%) Test Scripting
1 5 (55.56%) Performance Management
1 5 (55.56%) V-Model
1 5 (55.56%) Test Strategy
1 5 (55.56%) Fault Management
2 4 (44.44%) Test Management
2 4 (44.44%) Functional Testing
2 4 (44.44%) Change Management
Programming Languages
1 9 (100.00%) COBOL
Systems Management
1 5 (55.56%) CA Endevor
Vendors
1 5 (55.56%) IBM
2 4 (44.44%) BT