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 30 March 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
30 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft Visual SourceSafe (VSS)
Rank 383 361 394
Rank change year-on-year
-22 +33
Permanent jobs citing VSS/SourceSafe 59 85 47
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 0.28% 0.38% 0.22%
As % of the Development Applications category 1.63% 2.54% 1.60%
Number of salaries quoted 58 83 42
Average salary £45,000 £43,750 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+2.85% +9.37%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £34,500 £32,650
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £50,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £44,000 £42,500 £35,000
% change year-on-year
+3.52% +21.42%
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
3630 3348 2937
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 17.32% 14.92% 13.48%
Number of salaries quoted 3087 2810 2525
Average salary £45,000 £43,000 £42,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+4.65% +2.38%
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 £41,500 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+3.75% +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 30 March 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 30 March 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 +33 44 £45,250 +29.28% 3
Berkshire -40 6 £52,500 +5.00%
Surrey -11 3 £60,000 +71.42%
Isle of Wight - 3 £35,590 -
Buckinghamshire -13 2 £33,750 -25.00%
West Sussex +4 1 £35,000 -12.50%
VSS/SourceSafe
England

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

For the 6 months to 30 March 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 58 (50.00%) C#
2 54 (46.55%) XML
3 53 (45.69%) JavaScript
4 51 (43.97%) Windows
5 44 (37.93%) .NET
6 43 (37.07%) SQL Server
7 39 (33.62%) Subversion
8 38 (32.76%) C++
9 37 (31.90%) Team Foundation Server
10 33 (28.45%) Security Cleared
10 33 (28.45%) ASP.NET
11 30 (25.86%) HTML
11 30 (25.86%) WAN
12 28 (24.14%) VPN
12 28 (24.14%) SQL
12 28 (24.14%) Oracle
12 28 (24.14%) Cisco
12 28 (24.14%) Cisco IOS
13 27 (23.28%) Software Engineering
13 27 (23.28%) CSS
14 26 (22.41%) LAN
14 26 (22.41%) ITIL
14 26 (22.41%) SQL Server 2005
15 25 (21.55%) UML
16 24 (20.69%) EIGRP
16 24 (20.69%) Service Management
16 24 (20.69%) SLA
16 24 (20.69%) CCNP
16 24 (20.69%) Cisco Certification
16 24 (20.69%) Nagios

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

For the 6 months to 30 March 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 15 (12.93%) Apache
2 11 (9.48%) Tomcat
2 11 (9.48%) WebLogic
2 11 (9.48%) JBoss
2 11 (9.48%) WebSphere
2 11 (9.48%) GlassFish
3 4 (3.45%) nginx
4 1 (0.86%) Sitecore CMS
4 1 (0.86%) SharePoint
4 1 (0.86%) CMS
4 1 (0.86%) SharePoint Server
Applications
1 5 (4.31%) AutoCAD
2 3 (2.59%) MS Excel
3 1 (0.86%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 9 (7.76%) Oracle BRM
2 3 (2.59%) Oracle General Ledger
Cloud Services
1 1 (0.86%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 30 (25.86%) WAN
2 28 (24.14%) VPN
2 28 (24.14%) Cisco IOS
3 26 (22.41%) LAN
4 24 (20.69%) Wireshark
4 24 (20.69%) BGP
4 24 (20.69%) EIGRP
4 24 (20.69%) Cisco ASA
4 24 (20.69%) FWSM
4 24 (20.69%) Cisco Nexus
5 13 (11.21%) Firewall
6 9 (7.76%) iSCSI
6 9 (7.76%) DNS
6 9 (7.76%) SAN
6 9 (7.76%) NAS
7 4 (3.45%) Multicast
7 4 (3.45%) IPv4
7 4 (3.45%) OSPF
7 4 (3.45%) VRRP
8 3 (2.59%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 43 (37.07%) SQL Server
2 26 (22.41%) SQL Server 2005
3 14 (12.07%) SQL Server 2000
4 13 (11.21%) SQL Server 2008
5 5 (4.31%) Relational Database
6 4 (3.45%) CouchDB
6 4 (3.45%) MongoDB
7 3 (2.59%) Informix
8 2 (1.72%) SQL Server Reporting Services
8 2 (1.72%) SQL Server Integration Services
9 1 (0.86%) Oracle Database 11g
9 1 (0.86%) Oracle Database 10g
9 1 (0.86%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 39 (33.62%) Subversion
2 37 (31.90%) Team Foundation Server
3 19 (16.38%) Git (software)
4 12 (10.34%) CruiseControl
4 12 (10.34%) Hudson
4 12 (10.34%) Bugzilla
5 11 (9.48%) NetBeans
5 11 (9.48%) JUnit
5 11 (9.48%) Eclipse
5 11 (9.48%) Maven
5 11 (9.48%) StarTeam
6 4 (3.45%) Xcode
7 3 (2.59%) PVCS
8 2 (1.72%) JIRA
9 1 (0.86%) Rational Rhapsody
9 1 (0.86%) TestDirector
9 1 (0.86%) QuickTest Pro
9 1 (0.86%) Visual Studio
General
1 9 (7.76%) Finance
2 3 (2.59%) Electronics
3 2 (1.72%) Russian Language
Job Titles
1 45 (38.79%) Developer
2 26 (22.41%) Software Engineer
2 26 (22.41%) Network Engineer
3 23 (19.83%) C# Developer
4 19 (16.38%) C# .NET Developer
5 18 (15.52%) .NET Developer
6 15 (12.93%) Senior Software Engineer
7 14 (12.07%) ASP.NET Developer
7 14 (12.07%) C# ASP.NET Developer
8 12 (10.34%) Senior Network Engineer
8 12 (10.34%) Analyst
9 10 (8.62%) Web Developer
9 10 (8.62%) Analyst Programmer
9 10 (8.62%) Programmer
9 10 (8.62%) .NET Programmer
9 10 (8.62%) C# Analyst Programmer
9 10 (8.62%) Developer Analyst
9 10 (8.62%) .NET Analyst Programmer
9 10 (8.62%) ASP.NET Programmer
9 10 (8.62%) C# Programmer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 54 (46.55%) XML
2 44 (37.93%) .NET
3 33 (28.45%) ASP.NET
4 30 (25.86%) HTML
5 27 (23.28%) CSS
6 24 (20.69%) JSON
7 18 (15.52%) jQuery
8 16 (13.79%) SOAP
9 14 (12.07%) Ajax
10 13 (11.21%) REST
11 12 (10.34%) STL
11 12 (10.34%) XSLT
11 12 (10.34%) MFC
12 11 (9.48%) J2EE
12 11 (9.48%) JDBC
12 11 (9.48%) Servlets
12 11 (9.48%) J2SE
12 11 (9.48%) JMS
12 11 (9.48%) RESTful
12 11 (9.48%) Spring
Miscellaneous
1 13 (11.21%) Client/Server
2 12 (10.34%) Computer Science
2 12 (10.34%) Algorithms
3 11 (9.48%) Clustering
4 9 (7.76%) Celerra
5 6 (5.17%) Analytical Skills
6 3 (2.59%) Open Source
6 3 (2.59%) Eurex
6 3 (2.59%) Equities
6 3 (2.59%) Fixed Income
6 3 (2.59%) Derivative
7 2 (1.72%) Tandem
7 2 (1.72%) Inversion of Control
8 1 (0.86%) ASTM
8 1 (0.86%) RIA
Operating Systems
1 51 (43.97%) Windows
2 20 (17.24%) Linux
3 15 (12.93%) Windows CE
4 9 (7.76%) UNIX
5 8 (6.90%) Windows Server 2008
5 8 (6.90%) Windows Server 2003
6 3 (2.59%) SUSE
6 3 (2.59%) Debian
6 3 (2.59%) Fedora
6 3 (2.59%) Ubuntu
6 3 (2.59%) Nucleus RTOS
6 3 (2.59%) Solaris
6 3 (2.59%) CentOS
6 3 (2.59%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 1 (0.86%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 27 (23.28%) Software Engineering
2 26 (22.41%) ITIL
3 25 (21.55%) UML
4 24 (20.69%) Service Management
4 24 (20.69%) Incident Management
4 24 (20.69%) ITIL V3
4 24 (20.69%) Root Cause Analysis
4 24 (20.69%) Capacity Management
5 20 (17.24%) Agile Software Development
6 14 (12.07%) Continuous Integration
7 13 (11.21%) Multithreading
8 11 (9.48%) AOP
8 11 (9.48%) Load Balancing
9 10 (8.62%) Data Management
9 10 (8.62%) MVC
9 10 (8.62%) Mentoring
10 8 (6.90%) OO
11 5 (4.31%) TDD
11 5 (4.31%) Time Management
12 4 (3.45%) OOP
Programming Languages
1 58 (50.00%) C#
2 53 (45.69%) JavaScript
3 38 (32.76%) C++
4 28 (24.14%) SQL
5 20 (17.24%) VB.NET
6 18 (15.52%) Java
7 13 (11.21%) VB
8 11 (9.48%) VB6
9 5 (4.31%) VBA
10 4 (3.45%) C
10 4 (3.45%) Objective-C
11 3 (2.59%) Bash Shell
11 3 (2.59%) Python
11 3 (2.59%) Embedded C
11 3 (2.59%) Embedded C++
11 3 (2.59%) Shell Script
11 3 (2.59%) Perl
12 1 (0.86%) PHP
12 1 (0.86%) PL/SQL
12 1 (0.86%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 33 (28.45%) Security Cleared
2 24 (20.69%) DV Cleared
2 24 (20.69%) CCNP
2 24 (20.69%) Cisco Certification
3 20 (17.24%) SC Cleared
4 19 (16.38%) CCNA
5 13 (11.21%) Degree
6 11 (9.48%) OCPJP
6 11 (9.48%) OCMJD
7 5 (4.31%) Oracle Certification
8 3 (2.59%) HND
9 2 (1.72%) MCAD
9 2 (1.72%) CISSP
9 2 (1.72%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 24 (20.69%) SLA
2 8 (6.90%) QA
3 3 (2.59%) ISO 9000
4 1 (0.86%) GAMP
4 1 (0.86%) HL7
System Software
1 24 (20.69%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (0.86%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 24 (20.69%) Nagios
1 24 (20.69%) Cisco Prime
1 24 (20.69%) Cisco LMS
1 24 (20.69%) 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 28 (24.14%) Oracle
1 28 (24.14%) Cisco
2 24 (20.69%) VMware
3 17 (14.66%) Microsoft
4 11 (9.48%) 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%) CheckPoint
8 3 (2.59%) Salesforce.com
8 3 (2.59%) NYFIX
8 3 (2.59%) Patsystems
8 3 (2.59%) GL TRADE
8 3 (2.59%) Red Hat
9 2 (1.72%) Riverbed
9 2 (1.72%) SolarWinds
10 1 (0.86%) Sitecore
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