The table below looks at the prevalence of the term VSAM in permanent job vacancies advertised in Nottingham. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited VSAM over the 3 months to 26 March 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
26 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Virtual Storage Access Method (VSAM)
Nottinghamshire / Nottingham
Rank - - 95
Permanent jobs citing VSAM 0 0 9
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Nottingham - - 0.79%
As % of the Miscellaneous category - - 2.10%
Number of salaries quoted 0 0 1
Median salary - - £42,500
UK excluding London median salary £42,000 £47,500 £49,250
% change year-on-year -11.57% -3.55%  

VSAM is in the generic IT skills category. The next table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies advertised in Nottingham with a requirement for generic IT skills.

Generic IT Skills
Nottingham
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for generic IT skills 234 370 429
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Nottingham 28.06% 37.87% 37.70%
Number of salaries quoted 183 234 252
Median salary £42,500 £35,000 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +21.42% -6.66%  
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £22,500 £25,600
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £56,200 £55,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year - +6.25%  

VSAM
Job Vacancy Trend in Nottingham

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Nottingham citing VSAM as a proportion of all permanent or contract IT jobs with a match in the Miscellaneous category.

Job vacancy trend for VSAM in Nottingham

VSAM
Salary Trend in Nottingham

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

Salary trend for VSAM in Nottingham