The table below looks at the statistics for VSS/SourceSafe skills in IT jobs advertised for the London region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited VSS/SourceSafe over the 3 months to 2 December 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
2 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft Visual SourceSafe (VSS)
Rank 590 603 637
Rank change year-on-year
+13 +34
Permanent jobs citing VSS/SourceSafe 12 65 38
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 0.034% 0.15% 0.083%
As % of the Development Applications category 0.17% 0.81% 0.51%
Number of salaries quoted 12 56 33
Median salary £50,000 £50,500 £46,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-0.99% +9.78%
UK excluding London median salary £48,500 £37,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+29.33% -11.76%
VSS/SourceSafe
England

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

Development Applications Category
London
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Development Applications category
7002 7993 7385
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 19.60% 18.15% 16.16%
Number of salaries quoted 6030 6810 6222
Median salary £57,500 £55,000 £52,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+4.54% +4.76%
90% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
10% offered a salary of more than £80,000 £70,000 £77,500
UK excluding London median salary £43,000 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+1.17% +6.25%

VSS/SourceSafe
Jobs Demand Trend in London

The demand trend of job ads across the 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 London

VSS/SourceSafe
Salary Trend in London

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

VSS/SourceSafe Salary Trend in London

VSS/SourceSafe
Salary Histogram in London

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing VSS/SourceSafe across the London region over the 3 months to 2 December 2016.

VSS/SourceSafe Salary Histogram in London

VSS/SourceSafe
Job Locations in London

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing VSS/SourceSafe within the London region over the 3 months to 2 December 2016. 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 see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Chiswick - 7 £50,000 -
Brentford - 2 £50,000 -
City of London +30 1 £70,000 +28.44%
VSS/SourceSafe
England

VSS/SourceSafe
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 2 December 2016, 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 London region with a requirement for VSS/SourceSafe.

1 16 (50.00%) SQL
1 16 (50.00%) T-SQL
1 16 (50.00%) SQL Server
1 16 (50.00%) ETL
1 16 (50.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
1 16 (50.00%) SQL Server 2005
1 16 (50.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
1 16 (50.00%) SQL Server 2008
1 16 (50.00%) Team Foundation Server
1 16 (50.00%) SQL Server 2012
2 15 (46.88%) Mercurial
2 15 (46.88%) Continuous Improvement
2 15 (46.88%) XML
2 15 (46.88%) SQL Server 2000
3 14 (43.75%) Firewall
3 14 (43.75%) Cisco
4 12 (37.50%) MPLS
4 12 (37.50%) OSPF
4 12 (37.50%) VPN
5 11 (34.38%) BGP
6 10 (31.25%) Juniper
7 9 (28.13%) Palo Alto
8 8 (25.00%) IP Telephony
9 5 (15.63%) Cisco ASA
9 5 (15.63%) Cisco Certification
9 5 (15.63%) DNS
9 5 (15.63%) CCNP
10 4 (12.50%) CCIE
10 4 (12.50%) Microsoft
10 4 (12.50%) WAN

VSS/SourceSafe
Top Related IT Skills in 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 (3.13%) SharePoint
Applications
1 2 (6.25%) MS Excel
2 1 (3.13%) MS Office
2 1 (3.13%) MS Visio
Communications & Networking
1 14 (43.75%) Firewall
2 12 (37.50%) MPLS
2 12 (37.50%) OSPF
2 12 (37.50%) VPN
3 11 (34.38%) BGP
4 8 (25.00%) IP Telephony
5 5 (15.63%) Cisco ASA
5 5 (15.63%) DNS
6 4 (12.50%) Cisco ISE
6 4 (12.50%) Cisco Nexus
6 4 (12.50%) DHCP
6 4 (12.50%) WAN
7 3 (9.38%) EIGRP
7 3 (9.38%) LAN
7 3 (9.38%) NetScaler
7 3 (9.38%) Wireless
8 2 (6.25%) Cisco Wireless
8 2 (6.25%) DMVPN
8 2 (6.25%) FWSM
8 2 (6.25%) WAAS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 16 (50.00%) SQL Server
1 16 (50.00%) SQL Server 2005
1 16 (50.00%) SQL Server 2008
1 16 (50.00%) SQL Server 2012
1 16 (50.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
1 16 (50.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 15 (46.88%) SQL Server 2000
3 2 (6.25%) OLTP
3 2 (6.25%) Oracle Database
3 2 (6.25%) Oracle Database 10g
3 2 (6.25%) Oracle Database 11g
4 1 (3.13%) SQL Server Analysis Services
Development Applications
1 16 (50.00%) Team Foundation Server
2 15 (46.88%) Mercurial
3 2 (6.25%) Oracle APEX
General
1 2 (6.25%) Finance
Job Titles
1 17 (53.13%) Developer
2 15 (46.88%) SQL Developer
2 15 (46.88%) SSIS Developer
2 15 (46.88%) T-SQL Developer
3 13 (40.63%) Network Engineer
4 9 (28.13%) Senior Network Engineer
5 3 (9.38%) SSRS Developer
6 2 (6.25%) Cisco Engineer
6 2 (6.25%) Oracle Developer
6 2 (6.25%) Senior Developer
6 2 (6.25%) Senior Oracle Developer
7 1 (3.13%) Analyst
7 1 (3.13%) Business Intelligence Analyst
7 1 (3.13%) Cisco Network Engineer
7 1 (3.13%) Design Engineer
7 1 (3.13%) Infrastructure Engineer
7 1 (3.13%) Infrastructure Services Engineer
7 1 (3.13%) Network Design Engineer
7 1 (3.13%) Senior Analyst
7 1 (3.13%) Senior Business Intelligence Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 15 (46.88%) XML
2 2 (6.25%) 802.1X
2 2 (6.25%) SOAP
2 2 (6.25%) Web Services
3 1 (3.13%) MDX
Miscellaneous
1 2 (6.25%) Performance Metrics
2 1 (3.13%) PKI
2 1 (3.13%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 3 (9.38%) Windows
2 2 (6.25%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 16 (50.00%) ETL
2 15 (46.88%) Continuous Improvement
3 3 (9.38%) Business Intelligence
3 3 (9.38%) Change Control
4 2 (6.25%) Automated Testing
4 2 (6.25%) BCP
4 2 (6.25%) Change Management
4 2 (6.25%) Configuration Management
4 2 (6.25%) Continuous Integration
4 2 (6.25%) Network Monitoring
4 2 (6.25%) Performance Tuning
4 2 (6.25%) System Testing
5 1 (3.13%) Analytics
5 1 (3.13%) Load Balancing
5 1 (3.13%) Microsoft Office Automation
5 1 (3.13%) Network Design
5 1 (3.13%) Network Load Balancing
5 1 (3.13%) Office Automation
5 1 (3.13%) Presales
5 1 (3.13%) WAN Optimisation
Programming Languages
1 16 (50.00%) SQL
1 16 (50.00%) T-SQL
2 2 (6.25%) C
2 2 (6.25%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 5 (15.63%) CCNP
1 5 (15.63%) Cisco Certification
2 4 (12.50%) CCIE
2 4 (12.50%) Microsoft Certification
3 3 (9.38%) MCSE
4 2 (6.25%) CCNA
4 2 (6.25%) CCSP
5 1 (3.13%) CCDA
5 1 (3.13%) CCDP
5 1 (3.13%) CCSA
5 1 (3.13%) CCVP
5 1 (3.13%) Check Point Certification
5 1 (3.13%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (6.25%) SLA
System Software
1 1 (3.13%) Virtual Machines
Systems Management
1 2 (6.25%) SCOM
2 1 (3.13%) SCCM
2 1 (3.13%) SolarWinds Orion
Vendors
1 14 (43.75%) Cisco
2 10 (31.25%) Juniper
3 9 (28.13%) Palo Alto
4 4 (12.50%) F5
4 4 (12.50%) Microsoft
4 4 (12.50%) SolarWinds
5 2 (6.25%) Citrix
5 2 (6.25%) HP
5 2 (6.25%) Oracle
5 2 (6.25%) Riverbed
5 2 (6.25%) Sourcefire
6 1 (3.13%) Aruba
6 1 (3.13%) CheckPoint
6 1 (3.13%) SonicWALL