The table below looks at the statistics for VSS/SourceSafe skills in IT jobs advertised for the South East region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited VSS/SourceSafe over the 3 months to 22 May 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
22 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft Visual SourceSafe (VSS)
Rank 386 369 379
Rank change year-on-year
-17 +10
Permanent jobs citing VSS/SourceSafe 52 73 66
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 0.25% 0.32% 0.30%
As % of the Development Applications category 1.53% 2.11% 2.19%
Number of salaries quoted 42 60 55
Average salary £45,000 £37,500 £41,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+20.00% -8.53%
90% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £33,400 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £48,000 £50,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £38,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+16.88% -3.75%
VSS/SourceSafe
England

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

Development Applications Category
South East
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Development Applications category
3407 3467 3012
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 16.54% 15.19% 13.50%
Number of salaries quoted 2867 2952 2587
Average salary £45,000 £43,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+4.65% +7.50%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £30,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £55,000 £57,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £38,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% +5.26%

VSS/SourceSafe
Jobs Demand Trend in the South East

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

VSS/SourceSafe Jobs Demand Trend in the South East

VSS/SourceSafe
Salary Trend in the South East

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

VSS/SourceSafe Salary Trend in the South East

VSS/SourceSafe
Salary Histogram in the South East

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing VSS/SourceSafe across the South East region over the 3 months to 22 May 2015.

VSS/SourceSafe Salary Histogram in the South East

VSS/SourceSafe
Job Locations in the South East

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing VSS/SourceSafe within the South East region over the 3 months to 22 May 2015. 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
Hampshire +18 29 £41,500 +18.57% 3
Berkshire -8 8 £52,500 +5.00%
Surrey +8 6 £42,500 +21.42%
Buckinghamshire -5 6 £45,000 -7.69%
West Sussex +1 2 - - 1
VSS/SourceSafe
England

VSS/SourceSafe
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 22 May 2015, IT jobs across the South East 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 70 (55.12%) C#
2 66 (51.97%) JavaScript
2 66 (51.97%) SQL Server
3 62 (48.82%) .NET
3 62 (48.82%) Team Foundation Server
4 48 (37.80%) HTML
4 48 (37.80%) ASP.NET
5 47 (37.01%) XML
6 45 (35.43%) CSS
7 41 (32.28%) SQL
8 40 (31.50%) Windows
9 39 (30.71%) VB.NET
9 39 (30.71%) jQuery
10 38 (29.92%) Agile Software Development
11 37 (29.13%) SQL Server 2005
12 35 (27.56%) Subversion
13 34 (26.77%) Microsoft
14 32 (25.20%) Security Cleared
15 31 (24.41%) ITIL
16 29 (22.83%) Cisco
16 29 (22.83%) WAN
16 29 (22.83%) VPN
16 29 (22.83%) SQL Server 2000
16 29 (22.83%) Cisco IOS
17 28 (22.05%) SQL Server 2008
17 28 (22.05%) MVC
18 27 (21.26%) Oracle
19 25 (19.69%) C++
19 25 (19.69%) Service Management
19 25 (19.69%) BGP

VSS/SourceSafe
Top Related IT Skills in the South East by Category

For the 6 months to 22 May 2015, IT jobs across the South East 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 13 (10.24%) Apache
2 9 (7.09%) WebLogic
2 9 (7.09%) JBoss
2 9 (7.09%) Tomcat
2 9 (7.09%) GlassFish
2 9 (7.09%) WebSphere
3 7 (5.51%) Sitecore CMS
3 7 (5.51%) CMS
4 6 (4.72%) SharePoint
5 4 (3.15%) nginx
6 2 (1.57%) IIS
7 1 (0.79%) ColdFusion
7 1 (0.79%) SharePoint Server
Applications
1 7 (5.51%) MS Excel
2 5 (3.94%) AutoCAD
3 4 (3.15%) MS Office
3 4 (3.15%) PowerPivot
Business Applications
1 6 (4.72%) Oracle BRM
2 4 (3.15%) Oracle General Ledger
3 1 (0.79%) SAP ERP
Cloud Services
1 4 (3.15%) Cloud Computing
2 1 (0.79%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 29 (22.83%) WAN
1 29 (22.83%) VPN
1 29 (22.83%) Cisco IOS
2 25 (19.69%) BGP
2 25 (19.69%) EIGRP
2 25 (19.69%) LAN
2 25 (19.69%) Cisco ASA
2 25 (19.69%) Wireshark
2 25 (19.69%) FWSM
2 25 (19.69%) Cisco Nexus
3 10 (7.87%) Firewall
4 6 (4.72%) iSCSI
4 6 (4.72%) SAN
4 6 (4.72%) DNS
4 6 (4.72%) NAS
5 4 (3.15%) VRRP
5 4 (3.15%) OSPF
5 4 (3.15%) IPv4
5 4 (3.15%) Multicast
Database & Business Intelligence
1 66 (51.97%) SQL Server
2 37 (29.13%) SQL Server 2005
3 29 (22.83%) SQL Server 2000
4 28 (22.05%) SQL Server 2008
5 7 (5.51%) Relational Database
6 6 (4.72%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 6 (4.72%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 4 (3.15%) SQL Server Analysis Services
7 4 (3.15%) QlikView
7 4 (3.15%) PerformancePoint
7 4 (3.15%) OLAP
7 4 (3.15%) Data Warehouse
7 4 (3.15%) Data Mining
7 4 (3.15%) MS Access
7 4 (3.15%) Informix
7 4 (3.15%) Star Schema
7 4 (3.15%) OLTP
7 4 (3.15%) SQL Server 2012
7 4 (3.15%) SSDT
7 4 (3.15%) Business Intelligence Development Studio
Development Applications
1 62 (48.82%) Team Foundation Server
2 35 (27.56%) Subversion
3 14 (11.02%) Git (software)
4 9 (7.09%) Eclipse
4 9 (7.09%) Visual Studio
4 9 (7.09%) JUnit
4 9 (7.09%) StarTeam
4 9 (7.09%) NetBeans
4 9 (7.09%) Maven
5 8 (6.30%) CruiseControl
5 8 (6.30%) Bugzilla
5 8 (6.30%) Hudson
6 6 (4.72%) ReSharper
7 4 (3.15%) Xcode
7 4 (3.15%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
8 2 (1.57%) TortoiseSVN
9 1 (0.79%) TestDirector
9 1 (0.79%) QuickTest Pro
General
1 13 (10.24%) Finance
2 6 (4.72%) Back Office
3 2 (1.57%) Banking
3 2 (1.57%) Telecoms
4 1 (0.79%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 65 (51.18%) Developer
2 28 (22.05%) C# Developer
3 27 (21.26%) Network Engineer
4 23 (18.11%) Senior Developer
5 21 (16.54%) .NET Developer
6 19 (14.96%) Software Developer
7 18 (14.17%) Senior Network Engineer
7 18 (14.17%) Senior Software Developer
7 18 (14.17%) C# .NET Developer
8 17 (13.39%) Software Engineer
9 16 (12.60%) Web Developer
9 16 (12.60%) ASP.NET Developer
10 15 (11.81%) C# ASP.NET Developer
11 10 (7.87%) Senior Software Engineer
12 9 (7.09%) Analyst
13 7 (5.51%) C# Programmer
13 7 (5.51%) ASP.NET Programmer
13 7 (5.51%) Analyst Programmer
13 7 (5.51%) Programmer
13 7 (5.51%) .NET Analyst Programmer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 62 (48.82%) .NET
2 48 (37.80%) HTML
2 48 (37.80%) ASP.NET
3 47 (37.01%) XML
4 45 (35.43%) CSS
5 39 (30.71%) jQuery
6 22 (17.32%) Ajax
7 21 (16.54%) JSON
8 18 (14.17%) LINQ
9 17 (13.39%) HTML5
9 17 (13.39%) ASP.NET MVC
9 17 (13.39%) XSLT
10 15 (11.81%) CSS3
11 14 (11.02%) SOAP
12 13 (10.24%) .NET Framework
13 12 (9.45%) Web Services
14 10 (7.87%) Apache Flex
14 10 (7.87%) REST
14 10 (7.87%) AngularJS
15 9 (7.09%) RESTful
Miscellaneous
1 15 (11.81%) Client/Server
2 9 (7.09%) Clustering
3 8 (6.30%) Computer Science
3 8 (6.30%) Algorithms
4 6 (4.72%) Celerra
4 6 (4.72%) Analytical Skills
5 4 (3.15%) Equities
5 4 (3.15%) Fixed Income
5 4 (3.15%) Derivative
5 4 (3.15%) Mathematics
5 4 (3.15%) Data Integration
5 4 (3.15%) Eurex
5 4 (3.15%) Visualisation
6 3 (2.36%) Open Source
6 3 (2.36%) ASTM
7 2 (1.57%) Enterprise Software
8 1 (0.79%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 40 (31.50%) Windows
2 16 (12.60%) Linux
3 10 (7.87%) Windows Server 2008
3 10 (7.87%) Windows Server 2003
4 8 (6.30%) Windows CE
5 7 (5.51%) UNIX
6 4 (3.15%) Fedora
6 4 (3.15%) SUSE
6 4 (3.15%) Debian
6 4 (3.15%) Ubuntu
6 4 (3.15%) Solaris
6 4 (3.15%) CentOS
6 4 (3.15%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 1 (0.79%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 38 (29.92%) Agile Software Development
2 31 (24.41%) ITIL
3 28 (22.05%) MVC
4 25 (19.69%) Service Management
4 25 (19.69%) Incident Management
4 25 (19.69%) ITIL V3
4 25 (19.69%) Root Cause Analysis
4 25 (19.69%) Capacity Management
5 18 (14.17%) UML
6 17 (13.39%) Software Engineering
7 15 (11.81%) Scrum
8 11 (8.66%) TDD
9 10 (7.87%) Data Management
10 9 (7.09%) Multithreading
10 9 (7.09%) Load Balancing
10 9 (7.09%) AOP
11 8 (6.30%) Continuous Integration
12 6 (4.72%) Mentoring
13 5 (3.94%) Time Management
14 4 (3.15%) Data Modelling
Programming Languages
1 70 (55.12%) C#
2 66 (51.97%) JavaScript
3 41 (32.28%) SQL
4 39 (30.71%) VB.NET
5 25 (19.69%) C++
6 17 (13.39%) VB
7 15 (11.81%) VB6
8 14 (11.02%) Java
9 12 (9.45%) T-SQL
10 5 (3.94%) VBA
11 4 (3.15%) Objective-C
11 4 (3.15%) Perl
11 4 (3.15%) C
11 4 (3.15%) Python
11 4 (3.15%) Shell Script
11 4 (3.15%) Bash Shell
12 3 (2.36%) PL/SQL
12 3 (2.36%) VBScript
12 3 (2.36%) XPath
13 2 (1.57%) VC++
Qualifications
1 32 (25.20%) Security Cleared
2 25 (19.69%) CCNP
2 25 (19.69%) CCNA
2 25 (19.69%) Cisco Certification
2 25 (19.69%) DV Cleared
3 15 (11.81%) SC Cleared
4 12 (9.45%) Degree
5 9 (7.09%) Microsoft Certification
5 9 (7.09%) MCAD
5 9 (7.09%) OCPJP
5 9 (7.09%) OCMJD
6 7 (5.51%) HND
7 5 (3.94%) Oracle Certification
8 2 (1.57%) CISSP
9 1 (0.79%) A+ Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 25 (19.69%) SLA
2 8 (6.30%) QA
3 3 (2.36%) HL7
4 2 (1.57%) GAMP
System Software
1 25 (19.69%) VMware Infrastructure
2 4 (3.15%) VMware ESX
3 1 (0.79%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 25 (19.69%) Nagios
1 25 (19.69%) Cisco Prime
1 25 (19.69%) Cisco LMS
1 25 (19.69%) Opsview
2 6 (4.72%) Legato
2 6 (4.72%) ARCserve
3 4 (3.15%) SCCM
4 2 (1.57%) OPNET
4 2 (1.57%) Foglight
4 2 (1.57%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 34 (26.77%) Microsoft
2 29 (22.83%) Cisco
3 27 (21.26%) Oracle
4 25 (19.69%) VMware
5 9 (7.09%) Sun
6 7 (5.51%) HP
6 7 (5.51%) Sitecore
7 6 (4.72%) Brocade
7 6 (4.72%) EMC
7 6 (4.72%) NetApp
7 6 (4.72%) Veritas
7 6 (4.72%) IBM
8 4 (3.15%) Patsystems
8 4 (3.15%) GL TRADE
8 4 (3.15%) NYFIX
8 4 (3.15%) Red Hat
8 4 (3.15%) CheckPoint
8 4 (3.15%) Tableau
9 3 (2.36%) Salesforce.com
10 2 (1.57%) Riverbed
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