The table below looks at the statistics for VSS/SourceSafe skills in IT jobs advertised for the Manchester region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited VSS/SourceSafe over the 3 months to 25 June 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
25 Jun 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft Visual SourceSafe (VSS)
Rank 182 179 -
Rank change year-on-year
-3 -
Permanent jobs citing VSS/SourceSafe 1 6 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Manchester 0.029% 0.18% -
As % of the Development Applications category 0.14% 0.79% -
Number of salaries quoted 1 5 0
Median salary £35,000 £50,000 -
Median salary % change year-on-year
-30.00% -
UK excluding London median salary £50,000 £44,250 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+12.99% +10.62%
VSS/SourceSafe
North West

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

Development Applications Category
Manchester
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Development Applications category
691 755 560
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Manchester 20.03% 22.59% 13.97%
Number of salaries quoted 607 662 477
Median salary £43,500 £40,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+8.75% -
90% offered a salary of more than £31,100 £30,000 £29,000
10% offered a salary of more than £57,000 £55,000 £52,500
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+1.19% +5.00%

VSS/SourceSafe
Jobs Demand Trend in Manchester

The demand trend of job ads across the Manchester 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 Manchester

VSS/SourceSafe
Salary Trend in Manchester

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

VSS/SourceSafe Salary Trend in Manchester

VSS/SourceSafe
Top 17 Related IT Skills in Manchester

For the 6 months to 25 June 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 Manchester region with a requirement for VSS/SourceSafe.

1 5 (100.00%) Microsoft
2 4 (80.00%) Windows
2 4 (80.00%) MS Exchange
2 4 (80.00%) VMware
2 4 (80.00%) Hyper-V
2 4 (80.00%) VMware Infrastructure
2 4 (80.00%) Windows Server
3 2 (40.00%) Microsoft Azure
3 2 (40.00%) Amazon AWS
3 2 (40.00%) SMTP
3 2 (40.00%) TCP/IP
3 2 (40.00%) DNS
3 2 (40.00%) MS Excel
3 2 (40.00%) Firewall
3 2 (40.00%) Virtual Machines
4 1 (20.00%) .NET
4 1 (20.00%) ASP.NET

VSS/SourceSafe
Top Related IT Skills in Manchester 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 4 (80.00%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 2 (40.00%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 2 (40.00%) Amazon AWS
1 2 (40.00%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 2 (40.00%) DNS
1 2 (40.00%) Firewall
1 2 (40.00%) SMTP
1 2 (40.00%) TCP/IP
Job Titles
1 4 (80.00%) Support Engineer
2 2 (40.00%) 2nd/3rd Line Support
2 2 (40.00%) 2nd/3rd Line Support Engineer
2 2 (40.00%) 2nd/3rd Line Technical Support
2 2 (40.00%) 3rd Line Engineer
2 2 (40.00%) 3rd Line Support
2 2 (40.00%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
2 2 (40.00%) 3rd Line Technical Engineer
2 2 (40.00%) 3rd Line Technical Support
2 2 (40.00%) Cloud Engineer
2 2 (40.00%) IT Engineer
2 2 (40.00%) IT Support
2 2 (40.00%) IT Support Engineer
2 2 (40.00%) Server Engineer
2 2 (40.00%) Server Support
2 2 (40.00%) Technical Engineer
2 2 (40.00%) Technical Support
2 2 (40.00%) Technical Support Engineer
3 1 (20.00%) Junior IT Support
3 1 (20.00%) Junior Support Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (20.00%) .NET
1 1 (20.00%) ASP.NET
Operating Systems
1 4 (80.00%) Windows
1 4 (80.00%) Windows Server
System Software
1 4 (80.00%) Hyper-V
1 4 (80.00%) VMware Infrastructure
2 2 (40.00%) Virtual Machines
Vendors
1 5 (100.00%) Microsoft
2 4 (80.00%) VMware