The first table below looks at the demand for VSS/SourceSafe skills in IT jobs advertised for the Reading region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited VSS/SourceSafe over the 3 months to 24 April 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Development Applications category for the Reading region.

Location
3 months to
24 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Visual SourceSafe (VSS)
Rank 130 134 124
Rank change year-on-year
+4 -10
Permanent jobs citing VSS/SourceSafe 14 2 14
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Reading 0.58% 0.093% 0.59%
As % of the Development Applications category 6.33% 0.81% 3.86%
Number of salaries quoted 14 2 14
Average salary £50,000 £46,250 £36,250
Average salary % change year-on-year
+8.10% +27.58%
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -
Development Applications Category
Reading
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Development Applications category
221 246 363
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Reading 9.16% 11.45% 15.42%
Number of salaries quoted 182 188 323
Average salary £45,000 £45,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +20.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £33,400 £35,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £55,000 £62,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+3.89% +2.66%
VSS/SourceSafe
Berkshire

VSS/SourceSafe
Jobs Demand Trend in Reading

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

VSS/SourceSafe Jobs Demand Trend in Reading

VSS/SourceSafe
Salary Trend in Reading

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

VSS/SourceSafe Salary Trend in Reading

VSS/SourceSafe
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Reading

For the 6 months to 24 April 2014, IT jobs across the Reading 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 55 (96.49%) Windows
2 51 (89.47%) Time Management
3 50 (87.72%) Firewall
4 48 (84.21%) Veritas
4 48 (84.21%) Degree
5 47 (82.46%) Legato
5 47 (82.46%) ARCserve
6 42 (73.68%) Linux
6 42 (73.68%) NetApp
7 37 (64.91%) EMC
8 33 (57.89%) Microsoft
9 32 (56.14%) Information Management
10 29 (50.88%) SAN
11 22 (38.60%) HP
11 22 (38.60%) IBM
11 22 (38.60%) Oracle
11 22 (38.60%) iSCSI
11 22 (38.60%) Oracle BRM
12 18 (31.58%) SQL
13 17 (29.82%) VMware
13 17 (29.82%) VMware Infrastructure
13 17 (29.82%) Hyper-V
14 15 (26.32%) Xen
14 15 (26.32%) Replication
15 13 (22.81%) DHCP
15 13 (22.81%) NAS
16 12 (21.05%) Celerra
17 8 (14.04%) DNS
17 8 (14.04%) Active Directory
18 7 (12.28%) SharePoint

VSS/SourceSafe
Top Related IT Skills in Reading by Category

For the 6 months to 24 April 2014, IT jobs across the Reading 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 7 (12.28%) SharePoint
2 4 (7.02%) IIS
3 2 (3.51%) Exchange Server 2003
3 2 (3.51%) Exchange Server 2010
3 2 (3.51%) IBM Notes
3 2 (3.51%) MS Exchange
Business Applications
1 22 (38.60%) Oracle BRM
Communications & Networking
1 50 (87.72%) Firewall
2 29 (50.88%) SAN
3 22 (38.60%) iSCSI
4 13 (22.81%) DHCP
4 13 (22.81%) NAS
5 8 (14.04%) DNS
6 1 (1.75%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (7.02%) SQL Server 2008
1 4 (7.02%) SQL Server
1 4 (7.02%) SQL Server Reporting Services
1 4 (7.02%) SQL Server 2005
2 3 (5.26%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 4 (7.02%) Visual Studio
1 4 (7.02%) Subversion
2 3 (5.26%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 1 (1.75%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 15 (26.32%) Customer Engineer
2 10 (17.54%) Server Engineer
3 5 (8.77%) Messaging Engineer
4 4 (7.02%) Senior Developer
4 4 (7.02%) Technical Support
4 4 (7.02%) Support Engineer
4 4 (7.02%) Developer
4 4 (7.02%) Technical Support Engineer
4 4 (7.02%) Technical Engineer
5 3 (5.26%) Senior Server Engineer
5 3 (5.26%) Infrastructure Engineer
5 3 (5.26%) Senior Infrastructure Engineer
6 2 (3.51%) Messaging Specialist
6 2 (3.51%) Senior Software Developer
6 2 (3.51%) Lead Developer
6 2 (3.51%) Software Developer
7 1 (1.75%) Consultant
7 1 (1.75%) Development Manager
7 1 (1.75%) Team Leader
7 1 (1.75%) Development Team Leader
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (8.77%) .NET
1 5 (8.77%) HTML
1 5 (8.77%) ASP.NET
1 5 (8.77%) CSS
2 4 (7.02%) .NET Framework
2 4 (7.02%) Managed Extensibility Framework
2 4 (7.02%) Unity DI Container
2 4 (7.02%) XML
2 4 (7.02%) XSLT
2 4 (7.02%) Ajax
3 1 (1.75%) HTML5
3 1 (1.75%) jQuery
3 1 (1.75%) ASP.NET MVC
Miscellaneous
1 15 (26.32%) Replication
2 12 (21.05%) Celerra
3 1 (1.75%) Management Information System
3 1 (1.75%) IVR
3 1 (1.75%) Smartphone
3 1 (1.75%) N-Tier
3 1 (1.75%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 55 (96.49%) Windows
2 42 (73.68%) Linux
3 2 (3.51%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 51 (89.47%) Time Management
2 32 (56.14%) Information Management
3 5 (8.77%) MVC
4 4 (7.02%) Dependency Injection
4 4 (7.02%) Data Management
Programming Languages
1 18 (31.58%) SQL
2 5 (8.77%) C#
2 5 (8.77%) JavaScript
3 4 (7.02%) VBScript
3 4 (7.02%) VB
3 4 (7.02%) VB.NET
4 3 (5.26%) PHP
4 3 (5.26%) Java
4 3 (5.26%) Lua
Qualifications
1 48 (84.21%) Degree
System Software
1 17 (29.82%) VMware Infrastructure
1 17 (29.82%) Hyper-V
2 15 (26.32%) Xen
3 8 (14.04%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 47 (82.46%) Legato
1 47 (82.46%) ARCserve
Vendors
1 48 (84.21%) Veritas
2 42 (73.68%) NetApp
3 37 (64.91%) EMC
4 33 (57.89%) Microsoft
5 22 (38.60%) HP
5 22 (38.60%) IBM
5 22 (38.60%) Oracle
6 17 (29.82%) VMware
7 7 (12.28%) Lotus
Reading, Berkshire
Burns Sheehan
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago