Period
to 23 November 2017

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 23 November 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Microsoft Visual SourceSafe (VSS)
England > South West
6 months to
23 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 298 338 316
Rank change year-on-year +40 -22 +5
Permanent jobs citing VSS/SourceSafe 41 9 42
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the South West 0.40% 0.082% 0.36%
As % of the Development Applications category 1.68% 0.44% 1.87%
Number of salaries quoted 40 9 29
South West median annual salary £45,000 £35,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +28.57% -22.22% +33.33%
England median annual salary £52,500 £50,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year +5.00% +11.11% +5.88%

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 2439 2056 2250
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the South West 23.74% 18.85% 19.02%
Number of salaries quoted 2042 1769 1899
South West median annual salary £42,500 £40,000 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +6.25% +6.67% -
10th Percentile £27,500 £27,500 £27,500
90th Percentile £60,000 £57,500 £58,750
England median annual salary £50,000 £47,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year +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 23 November 2017.

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 23 November 2017. 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 +42 39 £45,000 +5.88%
Somerset 0 1 £42,500 +21.43%
Dorset - 1 £65,000 -
VSS/SourceSafe
England

For the 6 months to 23 November 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 South West region with a requirement for VSS/SourceSafe.

1 39 (95.12%) LAN
1 39 (95.12%) WAN
1 39 (95.12%) Cisco
1 39 (95.12%) Cisco Nexus
2 38 (92.68%) Root Cause Analysis
2 38 (92.68%) SLA
2 38 (92.68%) DV Cleared
2 38 (92.68%) Security Cleared
2 38 (92.68%) VMware Infrastructure
2 38 (92.68%) VMware
2 38 (92.68%) Incident Management
2 38 (92.68%) Cisco Certification
2 38 (92.68%) Nagios
2 38 (92.68%) Service Management
2 38 (92.68%) NX-OS
2 38 (92.68%) Security Patching
2 38 (92.68%) Network Monitoring
2 38 (92.68%) Cisco LMS
2 38 (92.68%) Opsview
2 38 (92.68%) Capacity Management
3 25 (60.98%) BGP
3 25 (60.98%) EIGRP
4 24 (58.54%) CCNP
4 24 (58.54%) Python
4 24 (58.54%) Cisco IOS
4 24 (58.54%) SC Cleared
4 24 (58.54%) Wireshark
5 14 (34.15%) VoIP
5 14 (34.15%) Unix
5 14 (34.15%) CCNA

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:

Communications & Networking
1 39 (95.12%) Cisco Nexus
1 39 (95.12%) LAN
1 39 (95.12%) WAN
2 38 (92.68%) NX-OS
3 25 (60.98%) BGP
3 25 (60.98%) EIGRP
4 24 (58.54%) Cisco IOS
4 24 (58.54%) Wireshark
5 14 (34.15%) VoIP
6 1 (2.44%) Cisco ASA
6 1 (2.44%) Firewall
6 1 (2.44%) HSRP
6 1 (2.44%) IPsec
6 1 (2.44%) OSPF
6 1 (2.44%) SSL
6 1 (2.44%) VLAN
6 1 (2.44%) VPN
6 1 (2.44%) VRRP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (2.44%) Business Intelligence Development Studio
1 1 (2.44%) Microsoft Analysis Services
1 1 (2.44%) PostgreSQL
1 1 (2.44%) QlikView
1 1 (2.44%) RDBMS
1 1 (2.44%) Relational Database
1 1 (2.44%) SQL Server
1 1 (2.44%) SQL Server 2008
1 1 (2.44%) SQL Server Analysis Services
1 1 (2.44%) SQL Server Integration Services
1 1 (2.44%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 1 (2.44%) Bugzilla
1 1 (2.44%) CruiseControl
1 1 (2.44%) Hudson
1 1 (2.44%) Subversion
1 1 (2.44%) Team Foundation Server
1 1 (2.44%) Visual Studio
Job Titles
1 38 (92.68%) Network Engineer
2 4 (9.76%) Senior Network Engineer
3 1 (2.44%) Administrator
3 1 (2.44%) Business Intelligence Developer
3 1 (2.44%) Business Intelligence Lead
3 1 (2.44%) Cisco Administrator
3 1 (2.44%) Cisco Expert
3 1 (2.44%) Cisco Network Administrator
3 1 (2.44%) Developer
3 1 (2.44%) Firewall Administrator
3 1 (2.44%) Integration Developer
3 1 (2.44%) LAN Administrator
3 1 (2.44%) LAN/WAN Administrator
3 1 (2.44%) Lead Developer
3 1 (2.44%) Network Administrator
3 1 (2.44%) Senior Software Engineer
3 1 (2.44%) Software Engineer
3 1 (2.44%) SQL BI Developer
3 1 (2.44%) SQL Developer
3 1 (2.44%) Subject Matter Expert
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (2.44%) MFC
1 1 (2.44%) STL
1 1 (2.44%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 1 (2.44%) Algorithms
1 1 (2.44%) Client/Server
1 1 (2.44%) FlexPod
Operating Systems
1 14 (34.15%) Unix
2 1 (2.44%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 38 (92.68%) Capacity Management
1 38 (92.68%) Incident Management
1 38 (92.68%) Network Monitoring
1 38 (92.68%) Root Cause Analysis
1 38 (92.68%) Security Patching
1 38 (92.68%) Service Management
2 1 (2.44%) Business Intelligence
2 1 (2.44%) Continuous Integration
2 1 (2.44%) Data Analysis
2 1 (2.44%) Data Integration
2 1 (2.44%) Data Modelling
2 1 (2.44%) Issue Tracking
2 1 (2.44%) Multithreaded Programming
2 1 (2.44%) Multithreading
2 1 (2.44%) Software Engineering
2 1 (2.44%) Use Case
Programming Languages
1 24 (58.54%) Python
2 2 (4.88%) SQL
3 1 (2.44%) C#
3 1 (2.44%) C++
3 1 (2.44%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 38 (92.68%) Cisco Certification
1 38 (92.68%) DV Cleared
1 38 (92.68%) Security Cleared
2 24 (58.54%) CCNP
2 24 (58.54%) SC Cleared
3 14 (34.15%) CCNA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 38 (92.68%) SLA
System Software
1 38 (92.68%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (2.44%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 38 (92.68%) Cisco LMS
1 38 (92.68%) Nagios
1 38 (92.68%) Opsview
2 14 (34.15%) Cisco Prime
Vendors
1 39 (95.12%) Cisco
2 38 (92.68%) VMware
3 1 (2.44%) Microsoft