The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in the City of London 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 28 June 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Microsoft Visual SourceSafe (VSS)
London / City of London
3 months to
28 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 221 247 299
Rank change year-on-year +26 +52  
Permanent jobs citing VSS/SourceSafe 6 8 16
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the City of London 0.12% 0.13% 0.16%
As % of the Development Applications category 0.57% 0.72% 1.09%
Number of salaries quoted 3 6 16
Median salary £47,500 £56,000 £51,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -15.17% +8.73%  
90% offered a salary of more than £46,250 £45,000 £41,250
10% offered a salary of more than £52,750 £58,000 £68,125
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £50,000 £43,500
% change year-on-year -10.00% +14.94%  

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 the City of London with a requirement for development application skills.

Development Application Skills
City of London
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for development application skills 1055 1105 1469
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in the City of London 20.53% 17.34% 14.44%
Number of salaries quoted 2250 2498 3176
Median salary £60,000 £60,000 £55,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - +9.09%  
90% offered a salary of more than £41,250 £37,500 £37,500
10% offered a salary of more than £85,000 £77,750 £85,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £42,500 £41,500
% change year-on-year +5.88% +2.40%  

VSS/SourceSafe
Job Vacancy Trend in the City of London

Job postings citing VSS/SourceSafe as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in the City of London.

Job vacancy trend for VSS/SourceSafe in the City of London

VSS/SourceSafe
Salary Trend in the City of London

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

Salary trend for VSS/SourceSafe in the City of London

For the 6 months to 28 June 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 City of London region with a requirement for VSS/SourceSafe.

1 7 (77.78%) VPN
2 6 (66.67%) Cisco
2 6 (66.67%) Cisco Certification
2 6 (66.67%) IPsec
2 6 (66.67%) Network Security
2 6 (66.67%) High Availability
2 6 (66.67%) Data Centre
3 5 (55.56%) Avaya
3 5 (55.56%) Microsoft
3 5 (55.56%) CCNP
4 4 (44.44%) Firewall
4 4 (44.44%) Microsoft Azure
4 4 (44.44%) Amazon AWS
5 3 (33.33%) VLAN
5 3 (33.33%) Wireless
5 3 (33.33%) Telecoms
5 3 (33.33%) Finance
5 3 (33.33%) Banking
5 3 (33.33%) CCNA
5 3 (33.33%) CCIE
5 3 (33.33%) Juniper
5 3 (33.33%) OSPF
5 3 (33.33%) BGP
5 3 (33.33%) EIGRP
5 3 (33.33%) TACACS
5 3 (33.33%) LAN
5 3 (33.33%) WLAN
5 3 (33.33%) WAN
5 3 (33.33%) Cisco Wireless
5 3 (33.33%) Meraki

VSS/SourceSafe
Co-occurring IT Skills in the City of London 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:

Cloud Services
1 4 (44.44%) Amazon AWS
1 4 (44.44%) Microsoft Azure
2 3 (33.33%) Virtual Private Cloud
3 1 (11.11%) GitHub
3 1 (11.11%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 7 (77.78%) VPN
2 6 (66.67%) IPsec
2 6 (66.67%) Network Security
3 4 (44.44%) Firewall
4 3 (33.33%) BGP
4 3 (33.33%) Cisco Nexus
4 3 (33.33%) Cisco Wireless
4 3 (33.33%) EIGRP
4 3 (33.33%) HSRP
4 3 (33.33%) LAN
4 3 (33.33%) OSPF
4 3 (33.33%) SSL
4 3 (33.33%) TACACS
4 3 (33.33%) VLAN
4 3 (33.33%) WAN
4 3 (33.33%) Wireless
4 3 (33.33%) WLAN
5 1 (11.11%) HTTP
5 1 (11.11%) ICMP
5 1 (11.11%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (22.22%) SQL Server
2 1 (11.11%) Amazon RDS
2 1 (11.11%) MySQL
2 1 (11.11%) NoSQL
Development Applications
1 1 (11.11%) Git (software)
1 1 (11.11%) Jenkins
1 1 (11.11%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 3 (33.33%) Banking
1 3 (33.33%) Finance
1 3 (33.33%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 3 (33.33%) Analyst
1 3 (33.33%) IP Engineer
1 3 (33.33%) IP Network Engineer
1 3 (33.33%) Network Analyst
1 3 (33.33%) Network Engineer
1 3 (33.33%) Senior IP Engineer
1 3 (33.33%) Senior IP Network Engineer
1 3 (33.33%) Senior Network Engineer
2 2 (22.22%) Cisco Analyst
2 2 (22.22%) Cisco Network Analyst
3 1 (11.11%) .NET Developer
3 1 (11.11%) .NET Software Engineer
3 1 (11.11%) Banking Analyst
3 1 (11.11%) C# Developer
3 1 (11.11%) Cisco Security Analyst
3 1 (11.11%) Developer
3 1 (11.11%) DevOps Engineer
3 1 (11.11%) Network Security Analyst
3 1 (11.11%) Security Analyst
3 1 (11.11%) Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (22.22%) .NET
2 1 (11.11%) ASP.NET
2 1 (11.11%) ASP.NET MVC
2 1 (11.11%) ASP.NET Web API
2 1 (11.11%) CSS
2 1 (11.11%) CSS3
2 1 (11.11%) HTML
2 1 (11.11%) HTML5
Miscellaneous
1 6 (66.67%) Data Centre
2 3 (33.33%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (11.11%) Public Cloud
Operating Systems
1 1 (11.11%) Linux
1 1 (11.11%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (66.67%) High Availability
2 3 (33.33%) Capacity Planning
2 3 (33.33%) Network Management
2 3 (33.33%) Performance Metrics
3 1 (11.11%) Agile Software Development
3 1 (11.11%) Build Automation
3 1 (11.11%) Configuration Management
3 1 (11.11%) Continuous Integration
3 1 (11.11%) DevOps
3 1 (11.11%) Load Balancing
3 1 (11.11%) Mentoring
3 1 (11.11%) Migration
3 1 (11.11%) MVC
3 1 (11.11%) Network Design
3 1 (11.11%) OO
3 1 (11.11%) Open Source
3 1 (11.11%) Penetration Testing
3 1 (11.11%) Software Delivery
3 1 (11.11%) Software Engineering
3 1 (11.11%) Web Application Development
Programming Languages
1 2 (22.22%) C#
2 1 (11.11%) Go
2 1 (11.11%) JavaScript
2 1 (11.11%) Python
2 1 (11.11%) Ruby
2 1 (11.11%) SQL
2 1 (11.11%) T-SQL
2 1 (11.11%) VB
2 1 (11.11%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 6 (66.67%) Cisco Certification
2 5 (55.56%) CCNP
3 3 (33.33%) CCIE
3 3 (33.33%) CCNA
Systems Management
1 1 (11.11%) Ansible
1 1 (11.11%) Opscode Chef
1 1 (11.11%) Terraform
Vendors
1 6 (66.67%) Cisco
2 5 (55.56%) Avaya
2 5 (55.56%) Microsoft
3 3 (33.33%) Juniper
3 3 (33.33%) Meraki
4 2 (22.22%) FireEye
4 2 (22.22%) McAfee
4 2 (22.22%) Palo Alto
4 2 (22.22%) Tripwire
5 1 (11.11%) CheckPoint
5 1 (11.11%) Google
5 1 (11.11%) Oracle
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