The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Watford 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 22 March 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
22 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Microsoft Visual SourceSafe (VSS)
Hertfordshire / Watford
Rank 55 56 -
Rank change year-on-year +1 -  
Permanent jobs citing VSS/SourceSafe 8 4 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Watford 1.46% 0.70% -
As % of the Development Applications category 7.02% 4.88% -
Number of salaries quoted 1 4 0
Median salary £50,000 £49,750 -
Median salary % change year-on-year +0.50% -  
UK excluding London median salary £41,250 £45,000 £44,000
% change year-on-year -8.33% +2.27%  

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 Watford with a requirement for development application skills.

Development Application Skills
Watford
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for development application skills 114 82 75
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Watford 20.77% 14.31% 15.24%
Number of salaries quoted 101 64 46
Median salary £47,500 £55,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -13.63% +22.22%  
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £32,500 £40,250
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £55,000 £65,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £41,000
% change year-on-year - +3.65%  

VSS/SourceSafe
Job Vacancy Trend in Watford

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Watford 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 Watford

VSS/SourceSafe
Salary Trend in Watford

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

Salary trend for VSS/SourceSafe in Watford

VSS/SourceSafe
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Watford

For the 6 months to 22 March 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 Watford region with a requirement for VSS/SourceSafe.

1 8 (72.73%) LAN
1 8 (72.73%) WAN
1 8 (72.73%) Cisco
1 8 (72.73%) DWDM
1 8 (72.73%) MPLS
1 8 (72.73%) Frame Relay
1 8 (72.73%) Migration
1 8 (72.73%) FWSM
2 7 (63.64%) Continuous Improvement
2 7 (63.64%) Degree
2 7 (63.64%) CCIE
2 7 (63.64%) CCNP
2 7 (63.64%) Cisco Certification
3 6 (54.55%) Riverbed
3 6 (54.55%) NetScaler
4 5 (45.45%) DMVPN
4 5 (45.45%) Multicast
4 5 (45.45%) Spanning Tree
4 5 (45.45%) Network Design
4 5 (45.45%) BGP
4 5 (45.45%) EIGRP
5 4 (36.36%) Firewall
5 4 (36.36%) Wireless
5 4 (36.36%) Cisco IOS
5 4 (36.36%) Juniper
5 4 (36.36%) CheckPoint
5 4 (36.36%) IOS XR
5 4 (36.36%) FabricPath
5 4 (36.36%) Cisco Nexus
5 4 (36.36%) Cisco ISE

VSS/SourceSafe
Top Related IT Skills in Watford 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 8 (72.73%) DWDM
1 8 (72.73%) Frame Relay
1 8 (72.73%) FWSM
1 8 (72.73%) LAN
1 8 (72.73%) MPLS
1 8 (72.73%) WAN
2 6 (54.55%) NetScaler
3 5 (45.45%) BGP
3 5 (45.45%) DMVPN
3 5 (45.45%) EIGRP
3 5 (45.45%) Multicast
3 5 (45.45%) Spanning Tree
4 4 (36.36%) Cisco IOS
4 4 (36.36%) Cisco ISE
4 4 (36.36%) Cisco Nexus
4 4 (36.36%) FabricPath
4 4 (36.36%) FCoE
4 4 (36.36%) Firewall
4 4 (36.36%) IOS XR
4 4 (36.36%) Wireless
Development Applications
1 3 (27.27%) Visual Studio
Job Titles
1 4 (36.36%) Network Engineer
2 3 (27.27%) C# Developer
2 3 (27.27%) Developer
3 1 (9.09%) Network Operations Engineer
3 1 (9.09%) Operations Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (27.27%) .NET
1 3 (27.27%) Ajax
1 3 (27.27%) ASP.NET
1 3 (27.27%) CSS
1 3 (27.27%) HTML
1 3 (27.27%) jQuery
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (72.73%) Migration
2 7 (63.64%) Continuous Improvement
3 5 (45.45%) Network Design
4 3 (27.27%) Agile Software Development
4 3 (27.27%) SDLC
Programming Languages
1 3 (27.27%) C#
1 3 (27.27%) JavaScript
1 3 (27.27%) SQL
Qualifications
1 7 (63.64%) CCIE
1 7 (63.64%) CCNP
1 7 (63.64%) Cisco Certification
1 7 (63.64%) Degree
Vendors
1 8 (72.73%) Cisco
2 6 (54.55%) Riverbed
3 4 (36.36%) Brocade
3 4 (36.36%) CheckPoint
3 4 (36.36%) F5
3 4 (36.36%) Juniper