The table below looks at the statistics for VSS/SourceSafe skills in IT jobs advertised for the Northern Ireland region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited VSS/SourceSafe over the 3 months to 16 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
16 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Visual SourceSafe (VSS)
Rank 36 - 41
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Permanent jobs citing VSS/SourceSafe 2 0 3
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Northern Ireland 1.06% - 1.15%
As % of the Development Applications category 5.71% - 9.38%
Number of salaries quoted 1 0 1
Average salary £24,000 - £31,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -6.25%
VSS/SourceSafe
UK

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

Development Applications Category
Northern Ireland
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Development Applications category
35 47 32
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Northern Ireland 18.62% 28.66% 12.26%
Number of salaries quoted 14 34 14
Average salary £34,500 £39,000 £31,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-11.53% +23.80%
90% offered a salary of more than £29,000 £23,300 £15,390
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £55,500 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -2.59%

VSS/SourceSafe
Jobs Demand Trend in Northern Ireland

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

VSS/SourceSafe Jobs Demand Trend in Northern Ireland

VSS/SourceSafe
Salary Trend in Northern Ireland

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

VSS/SourceSafe Salary Trend in Northern Ireland

VSS/SourceSafe
Job Locations in Northern Ireland

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing VSS/SourceSafe within the Northern Ireland region over the 3 months to 16 September 2014. 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
County Antrim - 2 £24,000 -
VSS/SourceSafe
UK

VSS/SourceSafe
Top 26 Related IT Skills in Northern Ireland

For the 6 months to 16 September 2014, IT jobs across the Northern Ireland 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 2 (100.00%) Cisco
1 2 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 2 (100.00%) CCNA
1 2 (100.00%) Active Directory
1 2 (100.00%) Cisco Certification
1 2 (100.00%) CheckPoint
1 2 (100.00%) Windows Server 2003
1 2 (100.00%) Symantec
1 2 (100.00%) Firewall
1 2 (100.00%) Cisco IPCC
1 2 (100.00%) VMware
1 2 (100.00%) Backup Exec
1 2 (100.00%) Cisco IOS
1 2 (100.00%) Network Security
1 2 (100.00%) Windows
1 2 (100.00%) MS Excel
1 2 (100.00%) LAN
1 2 (100.00%) WAN
1 2 (100.00%) DHCP
1 2 (100.00%) TCP/IP
1 2 (100.00%) DNS
1 2 (100.00%) Cisco ASA
1 2 (100.00%) Windows Server 2008
2 1 (50.00%) Capacity Planning
2 1 (50.00%) Business Intelligence
2 1 (50.00%) VMware Infrastructure

VSS/SourceSafe
Top Related IT Skills in Northern Ireland by Category

For the 6 months to 16 September 2014, IT jobs across the Northern Ireland 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.

Applications
1 2 (100.00%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 2 (100.00%) Firewall
1 2 (100.00%) Cisco IOS
1 2 (100.00%) Network Security
1 2 (100.00%) LAN
1 2 (100.00%) WAN
1 2 (100.00%) DHCP
1 2 (100.00%) TCP/IP
1 2 (100.00%) DNS
1 2 (100.00%) Cisco ASA
Job Titles
1 2 (100.00%) Network Engineer
Operating Systems
1 2 (100.00%) Windows Server 2003
1 2 (100.00%) Windows
1 2 (100.00%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (50.00%) Capacity Planning
1 1 (50.00%) Business Intelligence
Qualifications
1 2 (100.00%) CCNA
1 2 (100.00%) Cisco Certification
System Software
1 2 (100.00%) Active Directory
2 1 (50.00%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 2 (100.00%) Cisco IPCC
1 2 (100.00%) Backup Exec
Vendors
1 2 (100.00%) Cisco
1 2 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 2 (100.00%) CheckPoint
1 2 (100.00%) Symantec
1 2 (100.00%) VMware