The table below looks at the statistics for the BSS Architect role in IT jobs advertised for the Berkshire region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited BSS Architect in their job title over the 3 months to 28 April 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
28 Apr 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
BSS Architect
Rank 210 219 214
Rank change year-on-year
+9 -5
Permanent jobs requiring a BSS Architect 5 11 12
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Berkshire 0.10% 0.20% 0.21%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.11% 0.21% 0.22%
Number of salaries quoted 4 3 1
Average salary £60,000 £62,500 £65,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-4.00% -3.84%
UK excluding London average salary £70,000 £66,000 £65,000
% change year-on-year
+6.06% +1.53%
BSS Architect
South East

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised in the Berkshire region. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title. As such the figures in the first row provide an indication of the total number of permanent jobs in the overall sample.

Job Titles Category
Berkshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
4637 5246 5424
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Berkshire 95.49% 95.24% 94.97%
Number of salaries quoted 3802 3859 3903
Average salary £50,000 £48,000 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+4.16% +6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,800 £25,876 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £67,500 £65,000 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £41,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.75% -

BSS Architect
Jobs Demand Trend in Berkshire

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing BSS Architect in the job title across the Berkshire region as a proportion of the total demand within the Job Titles category.

BSS Architect Jobs Demand Trend in Berkshire

BSS Architect
Salary Trend in Berkshire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing BSS Architect across the Berkshire region.

BSS Architect Salary Trend in Berkshire

BSS Architect
Salary Histogram in Berkshire

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing BSS Architect across the Berkshire region over the 3 months to 28 April 2016.

BSS Architect Salary Histogram in Berkshire

BSS Architect
Job Locations in Berkshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing BSS Architect within the Berkshire region over the 3 months to 28 April 2016. 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
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statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Thatcham - 2 £60,000 -
Reading +1 1 £80,000 +14.28%
BSS Architect
South East

BSS Architect
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Berkshire

For the 6 months to 28 April 2016, IT jobs across the Berkshire region that cited BSS Architect in their job title mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled with BSS Architect in their job title.

1 15 (100.00%) Telecoms
2 13 (86.67%) Degree
3 12 (80.00%) CRM
4 10 (66.67%) Billing
4 10 (66.67%) Computer Science
4 10 (66.67%) eTOM
5 9 (60.00%) Convergent Charging
5 9 (60.00%) Advertising
6 3 (20.00%) Machine to Machine
6 3 (20.00%) Automotive
6 3 (20.00%) Web 2.0
6 3 (20.00%) Performance Management
6 3 (20.00%) HSPA
6 3 (20.00%) LTE
6 3 (20.00%) Algorithms
6 3 (20.00%) CCIE
6 3 (20.00%) Cisco Certification
6 3 (20.00%) GPRS
6 3 (20.00%) C
6 3 (20.00%) HTML
6 3 (20.00%) XML
6 3 (20.00%) PRINCE2
6 3 (20.00%) Stakeholder Management
6 3 (20.00%) Network Design
6 3 (20.00%) Firewall
6 3 (20.00%) Internet
6 3 (20.00%) 3G
6 3 (20.00%) 2G
6 3 (20.00%) Project Management
6 3 (20.00%) Electronics

BSS Architect
Top Related IT Skills in Berkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 28 April 2016, IT jobs across the Berkshire region that cited BSS Architect in their job title mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled with BSS Architect in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Communications & Networking
1 3 (20.00%) 2G
1 3 (20.00%) 3G
1 3 (20.00%) Firewall
1 3 (20.00%) GPRS
1 3 (20.00%) HSPA
1 3 (20.00%) Internet
1 3 (20.00%) LTE
2 1 (6.67%) 3GPP
2 1 (6.67%) CTI
General
1 15 (100.00%) Telecoms
2 10 (66.67%) Billing
3 9 (60.00%) Advertising
4 3 (20.00%) Automotive
4 3 (20.00%) Electronics
5 1 (6.67%) Marketing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (20.00%) HTML
1 3 (20.00%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 10 (66.67%) Computer Science
2 3 (20.00%) Algorithms
2 3 (20.00%) Machine to Machine
2 3 (20.00%) Web 2.0
3 1 (6.67%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (6.67%) Management Information System
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (80.00%) CRM
2 10 (66.67%) eTOM
3 9 (60.00%) Convergent Charging
4 3 (20.00%) Network Design
4 3 (20.00%) Performance Management
4 3 (20.00%) PRINCE2
4 3 (20.00%) Project Management
4 3 (20.00%) Stakeholder Management
5 2 (13.33%) BPR
6 1 (6.67%) Business Analysis
6 1 (6.67%) Business Development
6 1 (6.67%) Customer Engagement
6 1 (6.67%) E-Commerce
6 1 (6.67%) Product Management
6 1 (6.67%) Workflow
Programming Languages
1 3 (20.00%) C
Qualifications
1 13 (86.67%) Degree
2 3 (20.00%) CCIE
2 3 (20.00%) Cisco Certification
Vendors
1 2 (13.33%) Huawei
2 1 (6.67%) Amdocs
2 1 (6.67%) Ericsson
2 1 (6.67%) Oracle
2 1 (6.67%) Salesforce.com