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 26 September 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
26 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft Visual SourceSafe (VSS)
Rank 603 600 662
Rank change year-on-year
-3 +62
Permanent jobs citing VSS/SourceSafe 14 60 24
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 0.037% 0.14% 0.052%
As % of the Development Applications category 0.19% 0.76% 0.32%
Number of salaries quoted 14 56 18
Median salary £50,000 £52,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-4.76% +16.66%
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+2.40% +3.75%
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
7473 7868 7583
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 19.52% 18.04% 16.54%
Number of salaries quoted 6589 6713 6359
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 £37,000
10% offered a salary of more than £80,000 £70,000 £75,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +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 26 September 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 26 September 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
City of London +37 1 £70,000 +29.62%
Chiswick - 1 £50,000 -
Brentford - 1 £50,000 -
VSS/SourceSafe
England

VSS/SourceSafe
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 26 September 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 43 (70.49%) SQL Server
2 39 (63.93%) SQL
3 36 (59.02%) Team Foundation Server
4 33 (54.10%) SQL Server 2005
5 32 (52.46%) XML
6 28 (45.90%) T-SQL
7 27 (44.26%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 27 (44.26%) SQL Server 2008
7 27 (44.26%) SQL Server 2012
8 26 (42.62%) SQL Server Reporting Services
8 26 (42.62%) ETL
9 25 (40.98%) SQL Server 2000
9 25 (40.98%) Continuous Improvement
9 25 (40.98%) Mercurial
10 19 (31.15%) Microsoft
11 16 (26.23%) JavaScript
12 15 (24.59%) VB
13 14 (22.95%) Web Services
14 13 (21.31%) Finance
15 12 (19.67%) Configuration Management
16 11 (18.03%) Change Control
17 10 (16.39%) OSPF
17 10 (16.39%) Cisco
17 10 (16.39%) .NET
17 10 (16.39%) HTML
18 9 (14.75%) Visual Studio
18 9 (14.75%) Windows
18 9 (14.75%) Firewall
18 9 (14.75%) BGP
18 9 (14.75%) QA

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 2 (3.28%) CMS
2 1 (1.64%) SharePoint
Applications
1 5 (8.20%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 8 (13.11%) Siebel Analytics
Communications & Networking
1 10 (16.39%) OSPF
2 9 (14.75%) BGP
2 9 (14.75%) Firewall
3 8 (13.11%) DNS
3 8 (13.11%) VPN
4 7 (11.48%) Cisco ASA
4 7 (11.48%) Cisco ISE
4 7 (11.48%) Cisco Nexus
4 7 (11.48%) EIGRP
4 7 (11.48%) WAN
5 6 (9.84%) Cisco Wireless
5 6 (9.84%) Wireless
6 5 (8.20%) Cisco PIX
6 5 (8.20%) FWSM
6 5 (8.20%) TACACS
7 4 (6.56%) MPLS
8 3 (4.92%) DHCP
8 3 (4.92%) LAN
9 2 (3.28%) DMVPN
9 2 (3.28%) IP Telephony
Database & Business Intelligence
1 43 (70.49%) SQL Server
2 33 (54.10%) SQL Server 2005
3 27 (44.26%) SQL Server 2008
3 27 (44.26%) SQL Server 2012
3 27 (44.26%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 26 (42.62%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 25 (40.98%) SQL Server 2000
6 8 (13.11%) Oracle BI EE
6 8 (13.11%) Siebel EIM
7 6 (9.84%) OLTP
7 6 (9.84%) Oracle Database
7 6 (9.84%) Oracle Database 10g
7 6 (9.84%) Oracle Database 11g
8 1 (1.64%) DTS
8 1 (1.64%) NoSQL
8 1 (1.64%) SQL Server 2014
8 1 (1.64%) SQL Server Analysis Services
8 1 (1.64%) SSDT
Development Applications
1 36 (59.02%) Team Foundation Server
2 25 (40.98%) Mercurial
3 9 (14.75%) Visual Studio
4 8 (13.11%) Git (software)
5 6 (9.84%) Oracle APEX
6 1 (1.64%) Jenkins
6 1 (1.64%) MSBuild
6 1 (1.64%) Subversion
6 1 (1.64%) Visual Studio Team System
General
1 13 (21.31%) Finance
2 7 (11.48%) Back Office
3 1 (1.64%) Marketing
3 1 (1.64%) Retail
Job Titles
1 46 (75.41%) Developer
2 27 (44.26%) SQL Developer
3 25 (40.98%) SSIS Developer
3 25 (40.98%) T-SQL Developer
4 8 (13.11%) Network Engineer
5 6 (9.84%) Oracle Developer
5 6 (9.84%) Siebel Developer
5 6 (9.84%) SSRS Developer
6 5 (8.20%) Senior Developer
6 5 (8.20%) Senior Oracle Developer
6 5 (8.20%) Software Developer
7 3 (4.92%) .NET Developer
7 3 (4.92%) Analyst
7 3 (4.92%) Design Engineer
7 3 (4.92%) Network Design Engineer
8 2 (3.28%) Applications Support
8 2 (3.28%) Applications Support Analyst
8 2 (3.28%) Senior Network Engineer
8 2 (3.28%) Support Analyst
8 2 (3.28%) VB.NET Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 32 (52.46%) XML
2 14 (22.95%) Web Services
3 10 (16.39%) .NET
3 10 (16.39%) HTML
4 8 (13.11%) CSS
5 7 (11.48%) WinForms
5 7 (11.48%) XSL
6 6 (9.84%) SOAP
7 5 (8.20%) 802.1X
8 1 (1.64%) .NET Framework
8 1 (1.64%) AngularJS
8 1 (1.64%) ASP.NET
8 1 (1.64%) ASP.NET MVC
8 1 (1.64%) ASP.NET MVC 3
8 1 (1.64%) CSS3
8 1 (1.64%) Entity Framework
8 1 (1.64%) HTML5
8 1 (1.64%) jQuery
8 1 (1.64%) MDX
8 1 (1.64%) Node.js
Miscellaneous
1 7 (11.48%) N-Tier
2 6 (9.84%) Virtual Team
3 1 (1.64%) Data Centre
3 1 (1.64%) Performance Metrics
Operating Systems
1 9 (14.75%) Windows
2 2 (3.28%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 26 (42.62%) ETL
2 25 (40.98%) Continuous Improvement
3 12 (19.67%) Configuration Management
4 11 (18.03%) Change Control
5 9 (14.75%) Analytics
6 8 (13.11%) Agile Software Development
6 8 (13.11%) EAI
6 8 (13.11%) Workflow
7 7 (11.48%) Change Management
7 7 (11.48%) Continuous Integration
7 7 (11.48%) Web Development
8 6 (9.84%) Automated Testing
8 6 (9.84%) Business Intelligence
8 6 (9.84%) Performance Tuning
8 6 (9.84%) Release Management
8 6 (9.84%) SDLC
8 6 (9.84%) System Testing
9 5 (8.20%) Presales
9 5 (8.20%) Virtual Team Management
9 5 (8.20%) WAN Optimisation
Programming Languages
1 39 (63.93%) SQL
2 28 (45.90%) T-SQL
3 16 (26.23%) JavaScript
4 15 (24.59%) VB
5 7 (11.48%) VB.NET
5 7 (11.48%) VB6
6 6 (9.84%) PL/SQL
6 6 (9.84%) VBScript
7 5 (8.20%) C
8 1 (1.64%) C#
8 1 (1.64%) Java
8 1 (1.64%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 8 (13.11%) CCNP
1 8 (13.11%) Cisco Certification
2 7 (11.48%) CCIE
2 7 (11.48%) Microsoft Certification
3 5 (8.20%) CCDA
3 5 (8.20%) CCDP
4 4 (6.56%) CCSA
4 4 (6.56%) CCSP
4 4 (6.56%) CCVP
4 4 (6.56%) Check Point Certification
4 4 (6.56%) MCSE
5 3 (4.92%) CCNA
6 1 (1.64%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 9 (14.75%) QA
2 2 (3.28%) SLA
System Software
1 1 (1.64%) Microsoft Virtual Server
1 1 (1.64%) Virtual Servers
1 1 (1.64%) VMware ESXi
1 1 (1.64%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 8 (13.11%) HP Quality Center
2 2 (3.28%) SCOM
3 1 (1.64%) SCCM
Vendors
1 19 (31.15%) Microsoft
2 10 (16.39%) Cisco
3 8 (13.11%) Siebel
4 7 (11.48%) Juniper
5 6 (9.84%) F5
5 6 (9.84%) Oracle
6 5 (8.20%) CheckPoint
6 5 (8.20%) HP
6 5 (8.20%) SonicWALL
7 2 (3.28%) Apple
7 2 (3.28%) Citrix
7 2 (3.28%) Palo Alto
7 2 (3.28%) Remedy
7 2 (3.28%) Riverbed
7 2 (3.28%) ServiceNow
7 2 (3.28%) SolarWinds
7 2 (3.28%) Sourcefire
8 1 (1.64%) VMware