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 17 April 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
17 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft Visual SourceSafe (VSS)
Rank 405 363 398
Rank change year-on-year
-42 +35
Permanent jobs citing VSS/SourceSafe 49 90 57
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 0.23% 0.38% 0.25%
As % of the Development Applications category 1.33% 2.53% 1.85%
Number of salaries quoted 45 84 51
Average salary £45,000 £43,750 £41,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+2.85% +6.70%
90% offered a salary of more than £36,500 £34,500 £34,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £50,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+5.88% +13.33%
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
3691 3553 3079
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 17.14% 14.83% 13.49%
Number of salaries quoted 3120 2991 2630
Average salary £45,000 £43,000 £41,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+4.65% +3.61%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £30,000 £28,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £55,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,446 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+6.11% +3.89%

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 17 April 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 17 April 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 +30 36 £47,750 +36.42% 7
Berkshire -24 5 £52,500 +5.00% 1
Surrey -2 4 £42,500 +21.42%
Buckinghamshire -9 2 £45,000 - 1
West Sussex +9 1 £35,000 -12.50%
VSS/SourceSafe
England

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

For the 6 months to 17 April 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 56 (48.28%) C#
2 54 (46.55%) JavaScript
3 52 (44.83%) XML
4 48 (41.38%) SQL Server
5 45 (38.79%) .NET
6 42 (36.21%) Windows
7 41 (35.34%) Team Foundation Server
8 35 (30.17%) Security Cleared
9 34 (29.31%) Subversion
9 34 (29.31%) ASP.NET
10 31 (26.72%) SQL
10 31 (26.72%) C++
10 31 (26.72%) HTML
11 30 (25.86%) WAN
11 30 (25.86%) VPN
11 30 (25.86%) Cisco
11 30 (25.86%) Cisco IOS
12 29 (25.00%) Oracle
13 28 (24.14%) CSS
13 28 (24.14%) ITIL
14 27 (23.28%) SQL Server 2005
15 26 (22.41%) Incident Management
15 26 (22.41%) VMware
15 26 (22.41%) Wireshark
15 26 (22.41%) DV Cleared
15 26 (22.41%) VMware Infrastructure
15 26 (22.41%) Cisco ASA
15 26 (22.41%) BGP
15 26 (22.41%) EIGRP
15 26 (22.41%) Service Management

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

For the 6 months to 17 April 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 14 (12.07%) Apache
2 10 (8.62%) Tomcat
2 10 (8.62%) WebLogic
2 10 (8.62%) WebSphere
2 10 (8.62%) GlassFish
2 10 (8.62%) JBoss
3 4 (3.45%) nginx
4 2 (1.72%) SharePoint
5 1 (0.86%) ColdFusion
5 1 (0.86%) CMS
5 1 (0.86%) SharePoint Server
5 1 (0.86%) Sitecore CMS
5 1 (0.86%) IIS
Applications
1 5 (4.31%) AutoCAD
2 2 (1.72%) MS Excel
3 1 (0.86%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 9 (7.76%) Oracle BRM
2 4 (3.45%) Oracle General Ledger
3 1 (0.86%) SAP ERP
Cloud Services
1 1 (0.86%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 30 (25.86%) WAN
1 30 (25.86%) VPN
1 30 (25.86%) Cisco IOS
2 26 (22.41%) Cisco ASA
2 26 (22.41%) BGP
2 26 (22.41%) EIGRP
2 26 (22.41%) Wireshark
2 26 (22.41%) LAN
2 26 (22.41%) FWSM
2 26 (22.41%) Cisco Nexus
3 13 (11.21%) Firewall
4 9 (7.76%) NAS
4 9 (7.76%) iSCSI
4 9 (7.76%) SAN
4 9 (7.76%) DNS
5 4 (3.45%) IPv4
5 4 (3.45%) OSPF
5 4 (3.45%) VRRP
5 4 (3.45%) Multicast
6 1 (0.86%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 48 (41.38%) SQL Server
2 27 (23.28%) SQL Server 2005
3 15 (12.93%) SQL Server 2000
4 14 (12.07%) SQL Server 2008
5 6 (5.17%) Relational Database
6 4 (3.45%) CouchDB
6 4 (3.45%) MongoDB
6 4 (3.45%) Informix
7 2 (1.72%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 2 (1.72%) SQL Server Integration Services
8 1 (0.86%) Oracle Database 11g
8 1 (0.86%) Oracle Database 10g
8 1 (0.86%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 41 (35.34%) Team Foundation Server
2 34 (29.31%) Subversion
3 17 (14.66%) Git (software)
4 11 (9.48%) Hudson
4 11 (9.48%) Bugzilla
4 11 (9.48%) CruiseControl
5 10 (8.62%) NetBeans
5 10 (8.62%) JUnit
5 10 (8.62%) Eclipse
5 10 (8.62%) Maven
5 10 (8.62%) StarTeam
6 4 (3.45%) Visual Studio
6 4 (3.45%) Xcode
7 2 (1.72%) ReSharper
8 1 (0.86%) TortoiseSVN
8 1 (0.86%) TestDirector
8 1 (0.86%) QuickTest Pro
General
1 12 (10.34%) Finance
2 2 (1.72%) Back Office
3 1 (0.86%) Telecoms
3 1 (0.86%) Manufacturing
3 1 (0.86%) Banking
Job Titles
1 47 (40.52%) Developer
2 28 (24.14%) Network Engineer
3 21 (18.10%) Software Engineer
4 20 (17.24%) C# Developer
5 17 (14.66%) .NET Developer
6 16 (13.79%) C# .NET Developer
7 14 (12.07%) Senior Network Engineer
8 13 (11.21%) ASP.NET Developer
8 13 (11.21%) Senior Software Engineer
8 13 (11.21%) C# ASP.NET Developer
9 12 (10.34%) Software Developer
9 12 (10.34%) Analyst
10 10 (8.62%) Web Developer
10 10 (8.62%) Senior Developer
10 10 (8.62%) Analyst Programmer
10 10 (8.62%) Programmer
10 10 (8.62%) Senior Software Developer
10 10 (8.62%) ASP.NET Programmer
10 10 (8.62%) C# Programmer
10 10 (8.62%) Developer Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 52 (44.83%) XML
2 45 (38.79%) .NET
3 34 (29.31%) ASP.NET
4 31 (26.72%) HTML
5 28 (24.14%) CSS
6 23 (19.83%) JSON
7 20 (17.24%) jQuery
8 15 (12.93%) SOAP
9 13 (11.21%) XSLT
9 13 (11.21%) Ajax
9 13 (11.21%) .NET Framework
10 12 (10.34%) REST
11 11 (9.48%) STL
11 11 (9.48%) MFC
12 10 (8.62%) J2EE
12 10 (8.62%) JDBC
12 10 (8.62%) Servlets
12 10 (8.62%) J2SE
12 10 (8.62%) JMS
12 10 (8.62%) RESTful
Miscellaneous
1 13 (11.21%) Client/Server
2 11 (9.48%) Algorithms
3 10 (8.62%) Clustering
4 9 (7.76%) Celerra
5 6 (5.17%) Analytical Skills
5 6 (5.17%) Computer Science
6 4 (3.45%) Equities
6 4 (3.45%) Derivative
6 4 (3.45%) Fixed Income
6 4 (3.45%) Eurex
7 3 (2.59%) Open Source
8 2 (1.72%) ASTM
9 1 (0.86%) Management Information System
9 1 (0.86%) RIA
Operating Systems
1 42 (36.21%) Windows
2 19 (16.38%) Linux
3 11 (9.48%) Windows CE
4 9 (7.76%) UNIX
5 7 (6.03%) Windows Server 2008
5 7 (6.03%) Windows Server 2003
6 4 (3.45%) SUSE
6 4 (3.45%) Debian
6 4 (3.45%) Fedora
6 4 (3.45%) Ubuntu
6 4 (3.45%) Solaris
6 4 (3.45%) CentOS
6 4 (3.45%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 1 (0.86%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 28 (24.14%) ITIL
2 26 (22.41%) Service Management
2 26 (22.41%) Incident Management
2 26 (22.41%) ITIL V3
2 26 (22.41%) Root Cause Analysis
2 26 (22.41%) Capacity Management
3 23 (19.83%) UML
4 21 (18.10%) Software Engineering
5 20 (17.24%) Agile Software Development
6 12 (10.34%) MVC
6 12 (10.34%) Multithreading
7 11 (9.48%) Continuous Integration
8 10 (8.62%) AOP
8 10 (8.62%) Load Balancing
8 10 (8.62%) Data Management
9 8 (6.90%) Mentoring
10 7 (6.03%) TDD
11 6 (5.17%) Scrum
12 5 (4.31%) Time Management
13 3 (2.59%) OO
Programming Languages
1 56 (48.28%) C#
2 54 (46.55%) JavaScript
3 31 (26.72%) C++
3 31 (26.72%) SQL
4 21 (18.10%) VB.NET
5 15 (12.93%) Java
6 14 (12.07%) VB
7 12 (10.34%) VB6
8 5 (4.31%) VBA
9 4 (3.45%) Python
9 4 (3.45%) Shell Script
9 4 (3.45%) Objective-C
9 4 (3.45%) Perl
9 4 (3.45%) Bash Shell
10 2 (1.72%) T-SQL
10 2 (1.72%) VBScript
10 2 (1.72%) C
10 2 (1.72%) PL/SQL
10 2 (1.72%) XPath
11 1 (0.86%) Tcl
Qualifications
1 35 (30.17%) Security Cleared
2 26 (22.41%) DV Cleared
2 26 (22.41%) CCNP
2 26 (22.41%) Cisco Certification
3 21 (18.10%) CCNA
4 20 (17.24%) SC Cleared
5 10 (8.62%) OCPJP
5 10 (8.62%) OCMJD
6 9 (7.76%) Degree
7 4 (3.45%) Oracle Certification
8 2 (1.72%) CISSP
9 1 (0.86%) Microsoft Certification
9 1 (0.86%) MCAD
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 26 (22.41%) SLA
2 8 (6.90%) QA
3 2 (1.72%) HL7
4 1 (0.86%) GAMP
System Software
1 26 (22.41%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (0.86%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 26 (22.41%) Nagios
1 26 (22.41%) Cisco Prime
1 26 (22.41%) Cisco LMS
1 26 (22.41%) Opsview
2 9 (7.76%) Legato
2 9 (7.76%) ARCserve
3 2 (1.72%) Foglight
3 2 (1.72%) OPNET
3 2 (1.72%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 30 (25.86%) Cisco
2 29 (25.00%) Oracle
3 26 (22.41%) VMware
4 17 (14.66%) Microsoft
5 10 (8.62%) Sun
5 10 (8.62%) HP
6 9 (7.76%) EMC
6 9 (7.76%) NetApp
6 9 (7.76%) Veritas
6 9 (7.76%) IBM
6 9 (7.76%) Brocade
7 4 (3.45%) Patsystems
7 4 (3.45%) GL TRADE
7 4 (3.45%) Red Hat
7 4 (3.45%) CheckPoint
7 4 (3.45%) NYFIX
8 2 (1.72%) Salesforce.com
8 2 (1.72%) Riverbed
8 2 (1.72%) SolarWinds
9 1 (0.86%) Sitecore
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Posted: Yesterday
Winchester, Hampshire
Accomplish Today Ltd
Salary: From £35,000 to £45,000 per annum excellent employee benefit package
Posted: Yesterday
Winchester, Hampshire
Accomplish Today Ltd
Salary: From £38,000 to £45,000 per annum excellent employee benefit package
Posted: Yesterday
Winchester, Hampshire
Connectus
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Hampshire
Nakama
Salary: From £0 to £40,000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Milton Keynes, Buckinghamshire
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Winchester, Hampshire
Proteus Europe
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum
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Salary: £45000 - £60000 per annum + Bonus, Pension, Medical, etc
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