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 average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited VSS/SourceSafe over the 3 months to 29 April 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
29 Apr 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft Visual SourceSafe (VSS)
Rank 178 - 189
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Permanent jobs citing VSS/SourceSafe 4 0 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Manchester 0.12% - 0.025%
As % of the Development Applications category 0.56% - 0.17%
Number of salaries quoted 4 0 1
Average salary £25,000 - £40,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £45,000 £40,625
% change year-on-year
- +10.76%
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
716 749 589
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Manchester 20.67% 20.69% 14.84%
Number of salaries quoted 606 656 505
Average salary £42,000 £40,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.00% +6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,500 £28,000 £29,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £55,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £42,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+1.19% +5.00%

VSS/SourceSafe
Jobs Demand Trend in Manchester

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing VSS/SourceSafe across the Manchester region as a proportion of the total demand within 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
Job Locations in Manchester

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing VSS/SourceSafe within the Manchester region over the 3 months to 29 April 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
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Rochdale - 4 £25,000 -
Oldham - 2 £25,000 -
VSS/SourceSafe
North West

VSS/SourceSafe
Top 14 Related IT Skills in Manchester

For the 6 months to 29 April 2016, IT jobs across the Manchester 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 4 (100.00%) MS Exchange
1 4 (100.00%) Windows
1 4 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 4 (100.00%) VMware
1 4 (100.00%) Hyper-V
1 4 (100.00%) VMware Infrastructure
1 4 (100.00%) Windows Server
2 2 (50.00%) Microsoft Azure
2 2 (50.00%) Amazon AWS
2 2 (50.00%) Firewall
2 2 (50.00%) MS Excel
2 2 (50.00%) SMTP
2 2 (50.00%) TCP/IP
2 2 (50.00%) DNS

VSS/SourceSafe
Top Related IT Skills in Manchester by Category

For the 6 months to 29 April 2016, IT jobs across the Manchester 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.

Application Platforms
1 4 (100.00%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 2 (50.00%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 2 (50.00%) Amazon AWS
1 2 (50.00%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 2 (50.00%) DNS
1 2 (50.00%) Firewall
1 2 (50.00%) SMTP
1 2 (50.00%) TCP/IP
Job Titles
1 4 (100.00%) Support Engineer
2 2 (50.00%) 2nd/3rd Line Support
2 2 (50.00%) 2nd/3rd Line Support Engineer
2 2 (50.00%) 2nd/3rd Line Technical Support
2 2 (50.00%) 3rd Line Engineer
2 2 (50.00%) 3rd Line Support
2 2 (50.00%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
2 2 (50.00%) 3rd Line Technical Engineer
2 2 (50.00%) 3rd Line Technical Support
2 2 (50.00%) Cloud Engineer
2 2 (50.00%) IT Engineer
2 2 (50.00%) IT Support
2 2 (50.00%) IT Support Engineer
2 2 (50.00%) Server Engineer
2 2 (50.00%) Server Support
2 2 (50.00%) Technical Engineer
2 2 (50.00%) Technical Support
2 2 (50.00%) Technical Support Engineer
3 1 (25.00%) Junior IT Support
3 1 (25.00%) Junior Support Engineer
Operating Systems
1 4 (100.00%) Windows
1 4 (100.00%) Windows Server
System Software
1 4 (100.00%) Hyper-V
1 4 (100.00%) VMware Infrastructure
Vendors
1 4 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 4 (100.00%) VMware