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 28 January 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
28 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Virtual Storage Access Method (VSAM)
Rank - 402 442
Permanent jobs citing VSAM 0 8 5
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East - 0.040% 0.023%
As % of the Miscellaneous category - 0.11% 0.061%
Number of salaries quoted 0 4 4
Average salary - £68,500 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +61.17%
UK excluding London average salary £38,750 £46,500 £47,500
% change year-on-year
-16.66% -2.10%
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
7258 7499 8138
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 35.52% 37.06% 36.63%
Number of salaries quoted 5777 5856 6929
Average salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,000 £27,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £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