The table below looks at the statistics for VSS/SourceSafe skills in IT jobs advertised for the City of London region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited VSS/SourceSafe over the 3 months to 24 February 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
24 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Microsoft Visual SourceSafe (VSS)
London / City of London
Rank 223 244 296
Rank change year-on-year
+21 +52
Permanent jobs citing VSS/SourceSafe 3 17 27
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 0.060% 0.25% 0.26%
As % of the Development Applications category 0.30% 1.42% 1.83%
Number of salaries quoted 2 17 26
Median salary £45,000 £54,500 £49,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-17.43% +11.22%
UK excluding London median salary £48,125 £45,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year
+6.94% -

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

Development Applications Category
City of London
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Development Applications category
1009 1197 1476
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 20.08% 17.48% 14.21%
Number of salaries quoted 925 1077 1296
Median salary £60,000 £57,500 £55,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+4.34% +4.54%
90% offered a salary of more than £43,000 £40,500 £40,000
10% offered a salary of more than £85,000 £70,000 £80,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +6.25%

VSS/SourceSafe
Jobs Demand Trend in the City of London

The demand trend of job ads across the City of London region citing VSS/SourceSafe as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in the Development Applications category.

VSS/SourceSafe Jobs Demand Trend in the City of London

VSS/SourceSafe
Salary Trend in the City of London

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

VSS/SourceSafe Salary Trend in the City of London

VSS/SourceSafe
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the City of London

For the 6 months to 24 February 2017, IT jobs citing VSS/SourceSafe also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the City of London region with a requirement for VSS/SourceSafe.

1 2 (50.00%) SQL Server
1 2 (50.00%) T-SQL
1 2 (50.00%) VPN
1 2 (50.00%) Finance
1 2 (50.00%) Team Foundation Server
1 2 (50.00%) Microsoft
1 2 (50.00%) Firewall
2 1 (25.00%) IPsec
2 1 (25.00%) C#
2 1 (25.00%) SQL
2 1 (25.00%) CCNP
2 1 (25.00%) CCNA
2 1 (25.00%) Cisco Certification
2 1 (25.00%) Microsoft Certification
2 1 (25.00%) Avaya
2 1 (25.00%) Juniper
2 1 (25.00%) Intel Security
2 1 (25.00%) Configuration Management
2 1 (25.00%) ICMP
2 1 (25.00%) TACACS
2 1 (25.00%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (25.00%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (25.00%) Open Source
2 1 (25.00%) SaaS
2 1 (25.00%) NoSQL
2 1 (25.00%) High Availability
2 1 (25.00%) Build Automation
2 1 (25.00%) Web Application Development
2 1 (25.00%) GitHub
2 1 (25.00%) SQL Server 2012

VSS/SourceSafe
Top Related IT Skills in the City of London by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 1 (25.00%) SharePoint
Cloud Services
1 1 (25.00%) Amazon AWS
1 1 (25.00%) GitHub
1 1 (25.00%) Microsoft Azure
1 1 (25.00%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 2 (50.00%) Firewall
1 2 (50.00%) VPN
2 1 (25.00%) DNS
2 1 (25.00%) ICMP
2 1 (25.00%) IPsec
2 1 (25.00%) Network Security
2 1 (25.00%) SSL
2 1 (25.00%) TACACS
2 1 (25.00%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (50.00%) SQL Server
2 1 (25.00%) Amazon RDS
2 1 (25.00%) MySQL
2 1 (25.00%) NoSQL
2 1 (25.00%) SQL Server 2005
2 1 (25.00%) SQL Server 2008
2 1 (25.00%) SQL Server 2012
2 1 (25.00%) SQL Server Analysis Services
2 1 (25.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 1 (25.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 2 (50.00%) Team Foundation Server
2 1 (25.00%) Jenkins
General
1 2 (50.00%) Finance
2 1 (25.00%) Banking
Job Titles
1 2 (50.00%) Analyst
2 1 (25.00%) .NET Developer
2 1 (25.00%) Banking Analyst
2 1 (25.00%) Business Intelligence Analyst
2 1 (25.00%) C# .NET Developer
2 1 (25.00%) C# Developer
2 1 (25.00%) Cisco Analyst
2 1 (25.00%) Cisco Network Analyst
2 1 (25.00%) Cisco Security Analyst
2 1 (25.00%) Developer
2 1 (25.00%) DevOps Engineer
2 1 (25.00%) Network Analyst
2 1 (25.00%) Network Security Analyst
2 1 (25.00%) Security Analyst
2 1 (25.00%) Senior Analyst
2 1 (25.00%) Senior Business Intelligence Analyst
2 1 (25.00%) Senior DevOps
2 1 (25.00%) Senior DevOps Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (25.00%) .NET
1 1 (25.00%) MDX
Miscellaneous
1 1 (25.00%) Data Centre
1 1 (25.00%) Public Cloud
Operating Systems
1 1 (25.00%) Linux
1 1 (25.00%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (25.00%) Agile Software Development
1 1 (25.00%) Analytics
1 1 (25.00%) Build Automation
1 1 (25.00%) Business Intelligence
1 1 (25.00%) Coaching
1 1 (25.00%) Configuration Management
1 1 (25.00%) Continuous Integration
1 1 (25.00%) DevOps
1 1 (25.00%) ETL
1 1 (25.00%) High Availability
1 1 (25.00%) Load Balancing
1 1 (25.00%) Mentoring
1 1 (25.00%) Open Source
1 1 (25.00%) Software Delivery
1 1 (25.00%) Stakeholder Management
1 1 (25.00%) Web Application Development
Programming Languages
1 2 (50.00%) T-SQL
2 1 (25.00%) C#
2 1 (25.00%) Go
2 1 (25.00%) Python
2 1 (25.00%) Ruby
2 1 (25.00%) SQL
2 1 (25.00%) VB
2 1 (25.00%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 1 (25.00%) CCNA
1 1 (25.00%) CCNP
1 1 (25.00%) Cisco Certification
1 1 (25.00%) MCSE
1 1 (25.00%) Microsoft Certification
Systems Management
1 1 (25.00%) Ansible
1 1 (25.00%) Opscode Chef
1 1 (25.00%) Terraform
Vendors
1 2 (50.00%) Microsoft
2 1 (25.00%) Avaya
2 1 (25.00%) Cisco
2 1 (25.00%) FireEye
2 1 (25.00%) Google
2 1 (25.00%) Intel Security
2 1 (25.00%) Juniper
2 1 (25.00%) Oracle
2 1 (25.00%) Palo Alto
2 1 (25.00%) Tripwire