The table below looks at the statistics for VSS/SourceSafe skills in IT jobs advertised for the Merseyside region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited VSS/SourceSafe over the 3 months to 12 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
12 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft Visual SourceSafe (VSS)
Rank 59 - -
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Permanent jobs citing VSS/SourceSafe 4 0 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Merseyside 0.75% - -
As % of the Development Applications category 4.00% - -
Number of salaries quoted 4 0 0
Average salary £39,200 - -
UK excluding London average salary £43,750 £45,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year
-2.77% -
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 Merseyside region.

Development Applications Category
Merseyside
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Development Applications category
100 45 104
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Merseyside 18.73% 9.39% 17.16%
Number of salaries quoted 84 43 90
Average salary £40,000 £38,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.26% +8.57%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £27,500 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £50,000 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -

VSS/SourceSafe
Jobs Demand Trend in Merseyside

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing VSS/SourceSafe across the Merseyside region as a proportion of the total demand within the Development Applications category.

VSS/SourceSafe Jobs Demand Trend in Merseyside

VSS/SourceSafe
Salary Trend in Merseyside

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

VSS/SourceSafe Salary Trend in Merseyside

VSS/SourceSafe
Top 24 Related IT Skills in Merseyside

For the 6 months to 12 February 2016, IT jobs across the Merseyside 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%) LAN
1 4 (100.00%) WLAN
1 4 (100.00%) Ethernet
1 4 (100.00%) SNMP
1 4 (100.00%) DNS
1 4 (100.00%) Cisco
1 4 (100.00%) 802.11
1 4 (100.00%) OSPF
1 4 (100.00%) TACACS
1 4 (100.00%) Wireless
1 4 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 4 (100.00%) BIG-IP
1 4 (100.00%) Brocade
1 4 (100.00%) VLAN
1 4 (100.00%) NetScout
1 4 (100.00%) Load Balancing
1 4 (100.00%) SolarWinds
1 4 (100.00%) Network Management
1 4 (100.00%) F5
1 4 (100.00%) Cisco Nexus
1 4 (100.00%) Spanning Tree
1 4 (100.00%) 802.1X
1 4 (100.00%) Cisco Wireless
1 4 (100.00%) TRILL

VSS/SourceSafe
Top Related IT Skills in Merseyside by Category

For the 6 months to 12 February 2016, IT jobs across the Merseyside 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.

Communications & Networking
1 4 (100.00%) 802.11
1 4 (100.00%) BIG-IP
1 4 (100.00%) Cisco Nexus
1 4 (100.00%) Cisco Wireless
1 4 (100.00%) DNS
1 4 (100.00%) Ethernet
1 4 (100.00%) LAN
1 4 (100.00%) OSPF
1 4 (100.00%) SNMP
1 4 (100.00%) Spanning Tree
1 4 (100.00%) TACACS
1 4 (100.00%) TRILL
1 4 (100.00%) VLAN
1 4 (100.00%) Wireless
1 4 (100.00%) WLAN
Job Titles
1 2 (50.00%) Engineering Specialist
1 2 (50.00%) LAN Engineer
1 2 (50.00%) LAN Specialist
1 2 (50.00%) Network Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (100.00%) 802.1X
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 4 (100.00%) Load Balancing
1 4 (100.00%) Network Management
Vendors
1 4 (100.00%) Brocade
1 4 (100.00%) Cisco
1 4 (100.00%) F5
1 4 (100.00%) NetScout
1 4 (100.00%) SolarWinds