The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Berkshire with a requirement for VSS/SourceSafe skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited VSS/SourceSafe over the 3 months to 25 April 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Microsoft Visual SourceSafe (VSS)
South East / Berkshire
3 months to
25 Apr 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 181 213 227
Rank change year-on-year +32 +14  
Permanent jobs citing VSS/SourceSafe 6 5 6
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Berkshire 0.18% 0.10% 0.11%
As % of the Development Applications category 0.92% 0.78% 0.93%
Number of salaries quoted 2 5 4
Median salary £45,875 £50,000 £52,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -8.25% -4.76%  
90% offered a salary of more than £42,175 £42,500 £45,000
10% offered a salary of more than £49,575 £50,000 £60,000
UK excluding London median salary £40,625 £45,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year -9.72% -  

VSS/SourceSafe is in the development application skills category. The next table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies advertised in Berkshire with a requirement for development application skills.

Development Application Skills
Berkshire
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for development application skills 654 643 646
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Berkshire 19.35% 13.09% 11.51%
Number of salaries quoted 542 571 509
Median salary £50,000 £50,000 £50,000
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £40,000 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £65,000 £62,500
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £42,500

VSS/SourceSafe
Job Vacancy Trend in Berkshire

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Berkshire citing VSS/SourceSafe as a proportion of all permanent or contract IT jobs with a match in the Development Applications category.

Job vacancy trend for VSS/SourceSafe in Berkshire

VSS/SourceSafe
Salary Trend in Berkshire

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

Salary trend for VSS/SourceSafe in Berkshire

VSS/SourceSafe
Job Locations in Berkshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing VSS/SourceSafe within the Berkshire region over the 3 months to 25 April 2017. 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 Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Hungerford - 4 - -
Bracknell - 1 £50,500 -
Maidenhead - 1 £41,250 -
VSS/SourceSafe
South East

For the 6 months to 25 April 2017, IT jobs citing VSS/SourceSafe also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the Berkshire region with a requirement for VSS/SourceSafe.

1 5 (83.33%) Unix
1 5 (83.33%) Windows
1 5 (83.33%) Linux
2 4 (66.67%) OO
2 4 (66.67%) XHTML
2 4 (66.67%) OOD
2 4 (66.67%) HTML
2 4 (66.67%) JavaScript
2 4 (66.67%) Oracle
2 4 (66.67%) SQL Server
2 4 (66.67%) XML
2 4 (66.67%) Web Development
2 4 (66.67%) Degree
2 4 (66.67%) JIRA
2 4 (66.67%) Refactoring
2 4 (66.67%) Computer Science
2 4 (66.67%) Digital Marketing
2 4 (66.67%) jQuery
2 4 (66.67%) Automotive
2 4 (66.67%) Scrum
2 4 (66.67%) Agile Software Development
2 4 (66.67%) Marketing
2 4 (66.67%) Git (software)
2 4 (66.67%) Open Source
2 4 (66.67%) Confluence
2 4 (66.67%) Node.js
2 4 (66.67%) React
3 2 (33.33%) Firewall
3 2 (33.33%) Wireless
4 1 (16.67%) Cisco ASA

VSS/SourceSafe
Co-occurring IT Skills in Berkshire by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 4 (66.67%) Confluence
Communications & Networking
1 2 (33.33%) Firewall
1 2 (33.33%) Wireless
2 1 (16.67%) Cisco ASA
2 1 (16.67%) Cisco Nexus
2 1 (16.67%) DHCP
2 1 (16.67%) DNS
2 1 (16.67%) ICMP
2 1 (16.67%) LAN
2 1 (16.67%) OSPF
2 1 (16.67%) SNMP
2 1 (16.67%) TCP/IP
2 1 (16.67%) VoIP
2 1 (16.67%) VPN
2 1 (16.67%) WAN
2 1 (16.67%) WLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (66.67%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 4 (66.67%) Git (software)
1 4 (66.67%) JIRA
General
1 4 (66.67%) Automotive
1 4 (66.67%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 4 (66.67%) Developer
1 4 (66.67%) JavaScript Developer
1 4 (66.67%) Web Developer
2 2 (33.33%) Network Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (66.67%) HTML
1 4 (66.67%) jQuery
1 4 (66.67%) Node.js
1 4 (66.67%) React
1 4 (66.67%) XHTML
1 4 (66.67%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 4 (66.67%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 5 (83.33%) Linux
1 5 (83.33%) Unix
1 5 (83.33%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (66.67%) Agile Software Development
1 4 (66.67%) Digital Marketing
1 4 (66.67%) OO
1 4 (66.67%) OOD
1 4 (66.67%) Open Source
1 4 (66.67%) Refactoring
1 4 (66.67%) Scrum
1 4 (66.67%) Web Development
2 1 (16.67%) Kalman Filter
2 1 (16.67%) Network Management
2 1 (16.67%) Project Management
Programming Languages
1 4 (66.67%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 4 (66.67%) Degree
2 1 (16.67%) CCNA
2 1 (16.67%) Cisco Certification
Vendors
1 4 (66.67%) Oracle
2 1 (16.67%) Cisco
2 1 (16.67%) F5
2 1 (16.67%) Intel Security
2 1 (16.67%) NetScout
2 1 (16.67%) Palo Alto
2 1 (16.67%) Riverbed