Period
to 19 November 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in the South West 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 6 months to 19 November 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Microsoft Visual SourceSafe (VSS)
England > South West
6 months to
19 Nov 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 273 280 339
Rank change year-on-year +7 +59 -14
Permanent jobs citing VSS/SourceSafe 50 40 10
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the South West 0.49% 0.39% 0.092%
As % of the Development Applications category 2.29% 1.65% 0.49%
Number of salaries quoted 49 39 10
South West median annual salary £42,500 £45,000 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -5.56% +20.00% -16.67%
10th Percentile £41,250 £38,000 £32,500
90th Percentile £55,000 £45,000 £47,775
England median annual salary £45,000 £51,250 £50,000
% change year-on-year -12.20% +2.50% +11.11%

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

All Development Application Skills
South West
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for development application skills 2,185 2,428 2,026
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the South West 21.52% 23.76% 18.65%
Number of salaries quoted 1,800 2,035 1,738
South West median annual salary £45,000 £42,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.88% +6.25% +5.26%
10th Percentile £27,975 £27,500 £27,500
90th Percentile £63,750 £60,000 £57,500
England median annual salary £52,500 £50,000 £47,500
% change year-on-year +5.00% +5.26% +5.56%

VSS/SourceSafe
Job Vacancy Trend in the South West

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

Job vacancy trend for VSS/SourceSafe in the South West

VSS/SourceSafe
Salary Trend in the South West

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

Salary trend for VSS/SourceSafe in the South West

VSS/SourceSafe
Salary Histogram in the South West

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing VSS/SourceSafe in the South West over the 6 months to 19 November 2018.

Salary histogram for VSS/SourceSafe in the South West

VSS/SourceSafe
Job Locations in the South West

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing VSS/SourceSafe within the South West region over the 6 months to 19 November 2018. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Past 6 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Wiltshire +3 43 £42,500 -5.56% 1
Bristol - 4 £54,000 - 1
Somerset +31 2 £22,500 -47.06%
VSS/SourceSafe
England

For the 6 months to 19 November 2018, IT jobs citing VSS/SourceSafe also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all permanent job ads across the South West region with a requirement for VSS/SourceSafe.

1 43 (86.00%) Cisco
1 43 (86.00%) Cisco Certification
1 43 (86.00%) Network Monitoring
2 42 (84.00%) Wireshark
2 42 (84.00%) CCNP
3 41 (82.00%) SLA
3 41 (82.00%) LAN
3 41 (82.00%) WAN
3 41 (82.00%) Service Management
3 41 (82.00%) Nagios
3 41 (82.00%) VMware
3 41 (82.00%) Incident Management
3 41 (82.00%) VMware Infrastructure
3 41 (82.00%) Root Cause Analysis
3 41 (82.00%) Capacity Management
3 41 (82.00%) Cisco LMS
3 41 (82.00%) Opsview
3 41 (82.00%) Cisco Nexus
3 41 (82.00%) NX-OS
3 41 (82.00%) Security Patching
4 40 (80.00%) Cisco IOS
4 40 (80.00%) BGP
4 40 (80.00%) EIGRP
4 40 (80.00%) Python
5 18 (36.00%) DV Cleared
5 18 (36.00%) Security Cleared
6 17 (34.00%) SC Cleared
7 7 (14.00%) .NET
7 7 (14.00%) XML
7 7 (14.00%) SQL

VSS/SourceSafe
Co-occurring IT Skills in the South West 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:

Applications
1 4 (8.00%) Microsoft Project
2 2 (4.00%) MS Visio
Cloud Services
1 4 (8.00%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 42 (84.00%) Wireshark
2 41 (82.00%) Cisco Nexus
2 41 (82.00%) LAN
2 41 (82.00%) NX-OS
2 41 (82.00%) WAN
3 40 (80.00%) BGP
3 40 (80.00%) Cisco IOS
3 40 (80.00%) EIGRP
4 2 (4.00%) Cisco ASA
4 2 (4.00%) Cisco Firepower
4 2 (4.00%) DHCP
4 2 (4.00%) DNS
4 2 (4.00%) Firewall
4 2 (4.00%) Intrusion Detection
4 2 (4.00%) IPsec
4 2 (4.00%) Network Security
4 2 (4.00%) OSPF
4 2 (4.00%) Spanning Tree
4 2 (4.00%) VPN
4 2 (4.00%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (8.00%) Oracle Database
1 4 (8.00%) Oracle Database 10g
2 3 (6.00%) SQL Server
3 1 (2.00%) SQL Server 2000
3 1 (2.00%) SQL Server 2005
3 1 (2.00%) SQL Server 2008
3 1 (2.00%) SQL Server 2012
3 1 (2.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 1 (2.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 3 (6.00%) Team Foundation Server
2 1 (2.00%) Mercurial
General
1 6 (12.00%) Manufacturing
2 4 (8.00%) Electronics
2 4 (8.00%) Finance
2 4 (8.00%) Marketing
2 4 (8.00%) Telecoms
3 2 (4.00%) Automotive
3 2 (4.00%) Legal
Job Titles
1 43 (86.00%) Network Engineer
2 3 (6.00%) Developer
2 3 (6.00%) Development Team Leader
2 3 (6.00%) Software Development Team Leader
2 3 (6.00%) Software Team Leader
2 3 (6.00%) Team Leader
3 2 (4.00%) Junior
3 2 (4.00%) Junior Developer
3 2 (4.00%) Network Security Engineer
3 2 (4.00%) Security Engineer
3 2 (4.00%) Senior Network Engineer
3 2 (4.00%) Senior Network Security Engineer
3 2 (4.00%) Senior Security Engineer
4 1 (2.00%) Scrum Master
4 1 (2.00%) SQL Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (14.00%) .NET
1 7 (14.00%) XML
2 6 (12.00%) HTML
3 4 (8.00%) Angular 2
3 4 (8.00%) AngularJS
3 4 (8.00%) XSL
4 2 (4.00%) CSS
4 2 (4.00%) WCF
4 2 (4.00%) Web Services
4 2 (4.00%) WinForms
Miscellaneous
1 4 (8.00%) Greenfield Project
2 2 (4.00%) Cyberattack
2 2 (4.00%) Cyberthreat
Operating Systems
1 1 (2.00%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 43 (86.00%) Network Monitoring
2 41 (82.00%) Capacity Management
2 41 (82.00%) Incident Management
2 41 (82.00%) Root Cause Analysis
2 41 (82.00%) Security Patching
2 41 (82.00%) Service Management
3 4 (8.00%) Agile Software Development
3 4 (8.00%) Artificial Intelligence
3 4 (8.00%) Business Intelligence
3 4 (8.00%) Digital Marketing
3 4 (8.00%) Machine Learning
3 4 (8.00%) MVC
3 4 (8.00%) OOD
3 4 (8.00%) Programme Management
3 4 (8.00%) Project Management
3 4 (8.00%) Scrum
3 4 (8.00%) TDD
4 2 (4.00%) IT Governance
4 2 (4.00%) Kalman Filter
4 2 (4.00%) Network Design
Programming Languages
1 40 (80.00%) Python
2 7 (14.00%) SQL
3 6 (12.00%) C#
4 4 (8.00%) PL/SQL
5 3 (6.00%) T-SQL
6 2 (4.00%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 43 (86.00%) Cisco Certification
2 42 (84.00%) CCNP
3 18 (36.00%) DV Cleared
3 18 (36.00%) Security Cleared
4 17 (34.00%) SC Cleared
5 3 (6.00%) CCNA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 41 (82.00%) SLA
2 1 (2.00%) QA
System Software
1 41 (82.00%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 41 (82.00%) Cisco LMS
1 41 (82.00%) Nagios
1 41 (82.00%) Opsview
2 4 (8.00%) Cisco Prime
3 2 (4.00%) Cisco CUCM
Vendors
1 43 (86.00%) Cisco
2 41 (82.00%) VMware
3 6 (12.00%) Microsoft
4 4 (8.00%) Oracle
4 4 (8.00%) SAP
5 2 (4.00%) Clearswift
5 2 (4.00%) SolarWinds