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

Location
3 months to
2 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft Visual SourceSafe (VSS)
Rank 370 354 353
Rank change year-on-year
-16 -1
Permanent jobs citing VSS/SourceSafe 73 68 68
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 0.35% 0.32% 0.32%
As % of the Development Applications category 2.05% 2.19% 2.30%
Number of salaries quoted 70 66 59
Average salary £45,500 £45,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+1.11% +12.50%
90% offered a salary of more than £34,500 £34,500 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £50,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £45,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year
- +28.57%
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
3568 3106 2960
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 17.22% 14.76% 13.82%
Number of salaries quoted 3057 2601 2598
Average salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.88% -
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £30,000 £28,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £55,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £39,000
% change year-on-year
- +2.56%

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 2 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 2 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 - 48 £45,500 - 3
Berkshire -32 9 £52,500 +5.00% 1
Isle of Wight - 5 £35,590 -
West Sussex +3 3 £35,000 -12.50%
Surrey -4 3 £60,000 +71.42%
Sussex - 3 £47,500 -
Buckinghamshire -4 2 £33,750 -25.00%
VSS/SourceSafe
England

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

For the 6 months to 2 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 72 (57.14%) C#
2 63 (50.00%) Windows
3 61 (48.41%) XML
4 57 (45.24%) JavaScript
5 55 (43.65%) .NET
6 48 (38.10%) SQL Server
7 47 (37.30%) Subversion
8 44 (34.92%) C++
9 43 (34.13%) Team Foundation Server
10 38 (30.16%) ASP.NET
11 36 (28.57%) SQL
12 33 (26.19%) Software Engineering
13 32 (25.40%) HTML
14 31 (24.60%) Agile Software Development
15 29 (23.02%) Oracle
15 29 (23.02%) CSS
15 29 (23.02%) Security Cleared
16 26 (20.63%) SQL Server 2005
16 26 (20.63%) UML
16 26 (20.63%) WAN
17 25 (19.84%) ITIL
17 25 (19.84%) JSON
18 24 (19.05%) Cisco IOS
18 24 (19.05%) VPN
18 24 (19.05%) Cisco
19 23 (18.25%) Microsoft
19 23 (18.25%) VB.NET
19 23 (18.25%) Java
20 22 (17.46%) LAN
21 21 (16.67%) Git (software)

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

For the 6 months to 2 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 16 (12.70%) Apache
2 12 (9.52%) WebSphere
3 11 (8.73%) GlassFish
3 11 (8.73%) Tomcat
3 11 (8.73%) WebLogic
3 11 (8.73%) JBoss
4 6 (4.76%) SharePoint
5 5 (3.97%) nginx
6 2 (1.59%) IIS
7 1 (0.79%) WebSphere Application Server
7 1 (0.79%) CMS
7 1 (0.79%) SharePoint Server
7 1 (0.79%) SharePoint 2010
7 1 (0.79%) SharePoint 2013
7 1 (0.79%) Sitecore CMS
Applications
1 9 (7.14%) MS Excel
2 6 (4.76%) MS Office
3 5 (3.97%) AutoCAD
4 4 (3.17%) PowerPivot
Business Applications
1 9 (7.14%) Oracle BRM
2 3 (2.38%) Oracle General Ledger
Cloud Services
1 3 (2.38%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 26 (20.63%) WAN
2 24 (19.05%) VPN
2 24 (19.05%) Cisco IOS
3 22 (17.46%) LAN
4 20 (15.87%) BGP
4 20 (15.87%) EIGRP
4 20 (15.87%) Cisco ASA
4 20 (15.87%) FWSM
4 20 (15.87%) Cisco Nexus
4 20 (15.87%) Wireshark
5 13 (10.32%) Firewall
6 9 (7.14%) iSCSI
6 9 (7.14%) DNS
6 9 (7.14%) SAN
6 9 (7.14%) NAS
7 4 (3.17%) Multicast
7 4 (3.17%) IPv4
7 4 (3.17%) VRRP
7 4 (3.17%) OSPF
8 3 (2.38%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 48 (38.10%) SQL Server
2 26 (20.63%) SQL Server 2005
3 14 (11.11%) SQL Server 2008
4 13 (10.32%) SQL Server 2000
5 6 (4.76%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 6 (4.76%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 5 (3.97%) CouchDB
6 5 (3.97%) MongoDB
6 5 (3.97%) Relational Database
7 4 (3.17%) Microsoft Power View
7 4 (3.17%) OLAP Cube
7 4 (3.17%) SQL Server Analysis Services
7 4 (3.17%) PerformancePoint
7 4 (3.17%) SSDT
7 4 (3.17%) Business Intelligence Development Studio
7 4 (3.17%) QlikView
7 4 (3.17%) OLAP
7 4 (3.17%) MS Access
7 4 (3.17%) Data Warehouse
7 4 (3.17%) Data Mining
Development Applications
1 47 (37.30%) Subversion
2 43 (34.13%) Team Foundation Server
3 21 (16.67%) Git (software)
4 15 (11.90%) CruiseControl
4 15 (11.90%) Bugzilla
4 15 (11.90%) Hudson
5 11 (8.73%) Eclipse
5 11 (8.73%) JUnit
5 11 (8.73%) NetBeans
5 11 (8.73%) Maven
5 11 (8.73%) StarTeam
6 5 (3.97%) Xcode
7 4 (3.17%) JIRA
7 4 (3.17%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
8 3 (2.38%) PVCS
9 2 (1.59%) Visual Studio
10 1 (0.79%) Oracle Forms
10 1 (0.79%) Rational Rose
10 1 (0.79%) TestDirector
10 1 (0.79%) QuickTest Pro
General
1 9 (7.14%) Finance
2 4 (3.17%) Russian Language
3 3 (2.38%) Electronics
4 1 (0.79%) Legal
4 1 (0.79%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 55 (43.65%) Developer
2 30 (23.81%) Software Engineer
3 26 (20.63%) C# Developer
4 23 (18.25%) C# .NET Developer
5 22 (17.46%) Network Engineer
6 21 (16.67%) .NET Developer
7 18 (14.29%) Senior Software Engineer
8 17 (13.49%) ASP.NET Developer
9 16 (12.70%) C# ASP.NET Developer
10 13 (10.32%) Analyst
11 10 (7.94%) Web Developer
11 10 (7.94%) Analyst Programmer
11 10 (7.94%) Programmer
11 10 (7.94%) .NET Programmer
11 10 (7.94%) C# Analyst Programmer
11 10 (7.94%) Developer Analyst
11 10 (7.94%) .NET Analyst Programmer
11 10 (7.94%) C# Programmer
11 10 (7.94%) ASP.NET Programmer
12 9 (7.14%) Storage Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 61 (48.41%) XML
2 55 (43.65%) .NET
3 38 (30.16%) ASP.NET
4 32 (25.40%) HTML
5 29 (23.02%) CSS
6 25 (19.84%) JSON
7 20 (15.87%) jQuery
8 16 (12.70%) SOAP
9 15 (11.90%) STL
9 15 (11.90%) MFC
10 14 (11.11%) REST
10 14 (11.11%) Ajax
11 12 (9.52%) Spring
11 12 (9.52%) .NET Framework
11 12 (9.52%) ASP.NET MVC
11 12 (9.52%) XSLT
12 11 (8.73%) J2SE
12 11 (8.73%) JMS
12 11 (8.73%) J2EE
12 11 (8.73%) JDBC
Miscellaneous
1 19 (15.08%) Client/Server
2 18 (14.29%) Computer Science
3 15 (11.90%) Algorithms
4 11 (8.73%) Clustering
5 9 (7.14%) Celerra
6 6 (4.76%) Analytical Skills
7 4 (3.17%) Open Source
7 4 (3.17%) Inversion of Control
7 4 (3.17%) Tandem
7 4 (3.17%) Mathematics
8 3 (2.38%) Fixed Income
8 3 (2.38%) Derivative
8 3 (2.38%) Equities
9 2 (1.59%) RIA
10 1 (0.79%) Enterprise Software
10 1 (0.79%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 63 (50.00%) Windows
2 20 (15.87%) Linux
3 18 (14.29%) Windows CE
4 9 (7.14%) Windows Server 2003
4 9 (7.14%) Windows Server 2008
4 9 (7.14%) UNIX
5 3 (2.38%) CentOS
5 3 (2.38%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 3 (2.38%) SUSE
5 3 (2.38%) Debian
5 3 (2.38%) Fedora
5 3 (2.38%) Ubuntu
5 3 (2.38%) Nucleus RTOS
5 3 (2.38%) Solaris
6 2 (1.59%) Windows Server 2012
7 1 (0.79%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 33 (26.19%) Software Engineering
2 31 (24.60%) Agile Software Development
3 26 (20.63%) UML
4 25 (19.84%) ITIL
5 20 (15.87%) Incident Management
5 20 (15.87%) Service Management
5 20 (15.87%) ITIL V3
5 20 (15.87%) Root Cause Analysis
5 20 (15.87%) Capacity Management
6 19 (15.08%) Continuous Integration
7 16 (12.70%) Multithreading
8 15 (11.90%) Data Management
9 13 (10.32%) MVC
9 13 (10.32%) OO
10 12 (9.52%) Mentoring
11 11 (8.73%) AOP
11 11 (8.73%) Load Balancing
12 6 (4.76%) OOP
12 6 (4.76%) TDD
12 6 (4.76%) Scrum
Programming Languages
1 72 (57.14%) C#
2 57 (45.24%) JavaScript
3 44 (34.92%) C++
4 36 (28.57%) SQL
5 23 (18.25%) Java
5 23 (18.25%) VB.NET
6 15 (11.90%) VB
7 11 (8.73%) VB6
8 6 (4.76%) T-SQL
9 5 (3.97%) Objective-C
9 5 (3.97%) VBA
10 3 (2.38%) Python
10 3 (2.38%) Embedded C
10 3 (2.38%) Embedded C++
10 3 (2.38%) Shell Script
10 3 (2.38%) Bash Shell
10 3 (2.38%) C
10 3 (2.38%) Perl
11 1 (0.79%) PHP
11 1 (0.79%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 29 (23.02%) Security Cleared
2 20 (15.87%) Degree
2 20 (15.87%) SC Cleared
2 20 (15.87%) DV Cleared
2 20 (15.87%) CCNP
2 20 (15.87%) Cisco Certification
3 15 (11.90%) CCNA
4 11 (8.73%) OCPJP
4 11 (8.73%) OCMJD
5 5 (3.97%) Oracle Certification
6 4 (3.17%) VCP4
7 3 (2.38%) Microsoft Certification
7 3 (2.38%) MCAD
7 3 (2.38%) HND
8 1 (0.79%) CISSP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 20 (15.87%) SLA
2 8 (6.35%) QA
3 3 (2.38%) ISO 9000
4 2 (1.59%) GAMP
System Software
1 20 (15.87%) VMware Infrastructure
2 2 (1.59%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 20 (15.87%) Nagios
1 20 (15.87%) Cisco Prime
1 20 (15.87%) Cisco LMS
1 20 (15.87%) Opsview
2 9 (7.14%) Legato
2 9 (7.14%) ARCserve
3 1 (0.79%) Foglight
3 1 (0.79%) OPNET
3 1 (0.79%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 29 (23.02%) Oracle
2 24 (19.05%) Cisco
3 23 (18.25%) Microsoft
4 20 (15.87%) VMware
5 11 (8.73%) Sun
6 10 (7.94%) HP
6 10 (7.94%) IBM
7 9 (7.14%) EMC
7 9 (7.14%) NetApp
7 9 (7.14%) Veritas
7 9 (7.14%) Brocade
8 4 (3.17%) CheckPoint
8 4 (3.17%) Salesforce.com
8 4 (3.17%) Tableau
9 3 (2.38%) NYFIX
9 3 (2.38%) Patsystems
9 3 (2.38%) GL TRADE
9 3 (2.38%) Red Hat
10 1 (0.79%) Siebel
10 1 (0.79%) Sitecore
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