The table below looks at the statistics for VSS/SourceSafe skills in IT jobs advertised for the Birmingham region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited VSS/SourceSafe over the 3 months to 21 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
21 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Visual SourceSafe (VSS)
Rank 123 124 -
Rank change year-on-year
+1 -
Permanent jobs citing VSS/SourceSafe 2 4 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Birmingham 0.093% 0.19% -
As % of the Development Applications category 0.70% 1.60% -
Number of salaries quoted 2 4 0
Average salary £35,000 £54,500 -
Average salary % change year-on-year
-35.77% -
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,500 £39,500
% change year-on-year
+3.89% -2.53%
VSS/SourceSafe
West Midlands

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Development Applications category in permanent jobs advertised in the Birmingham region.

Development Applications Category
Birmingham
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Development Applications category
285 250 221
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Birmingham 13.19% 11.84% 13.17%
Number of salaries quoted 256 235 196
Average salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.66% -
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £27,000 £22,900
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £55,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £38,000
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -1.31%

VSS/SourceSafe
Jobs Demand Trend in Birmingham

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing VSS/SourceSafe across the Birmingham region as a proportion of the total demand within the Development Applications category.

VSS/SourceSafe Jobs Demand Trend in Birmingham

VSS/SourceSafe
Salary Trend in Birmingham

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing VSS/SourceSafe across the Birmingham region.

VSS/SourceSafe Salary Trend in Birmingham

VSS/SourceSafe
Top 19 Related IT Skills in Birmingham

For the 6 months to 21 August 2014, IT jobs across the Birmingham region citing VSS/SourceSafe 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 VSS/SourceSafe.

1 2 (100.00%) LAN
1 2 (100.00%) VoIP
1 2 (100.00%) WLAN
1 2 (100.00%) WAN
1 2 (100.00%) VPN
1 2 (100.00%) Cisco
1 2 (100.00%) CCNA
1 2 (100.00%) Cisco Certification
1 2 (100.00%) Avaya
1 2 (100.00%) CheckPoint
1 2 (100.00%) EIGRP
1 2 (100.00%) VRRP
1 2 (100.00%) Firewall
1 2 (100.00%) Wireless
1 2 (100.00%) Degree
1 2 (100.00%) Mathematics
1 2 (100.00%) Computer Science
1 2 (100.00%) Time Management
1 2 (100.00%) HSRP

VSS/SourceSafe
Top Related IT Skills in Birmingham by Category

For the 6 months to 21 August 2014, IT jobs across the Birmingham region citing VSS/SourceSafe 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 VSS/SourceSafe. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Communications & Networking
1 2 (100.00%) LAN
1 2 (100.00%) VoIP
1 2 (100.00%) WLAN
1 2 (100.00%) WAN
1 2 (100.00%) VPN
1 2 (100.00%) EIGRP
1 2 (100.00%) VRRP
1 2 (100.00%) Firewall
1 2 (100.00%) Wireless
1 2 (100.00%) HSRP
Job Titles
1 2 (100.00%) Network Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 2 (100.00%) Mathematics
1 2 (100.00%) Computer Science
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (100.00%) Time Management
Qualifications
1 2 (100.00%) CCNA
1 2 (100.00%) Cisco Certification
1 2 (100.00%) Degree
Vendors
1 2 (100.00%) Cisco
1 2 (100.00%) Avaya
1 2 (100.00%) CheckPoint
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
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Salary: From £30,000 to £40,000 per annum + excellent benefits
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