The table below looks at the statistics for the OSS Engineer role in IT jobs advertised for the Berkshire region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited OSS Engineer in their job title over the 3 months to 16 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
16 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
OSS Engineer
Rank - - 221
Permanent jobs requiring an OSS Engineer 0 0 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Berkshire - - 0.018%
As % of the Job Titles category - - 0.019%
Number of salaries quoted 0 0 1
Average salary - - £47,500
UK excluding London average salary £31,250 £47,500 £41,250
% change year-on-year
-34.21% +15.15%
OSS Engineer
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
5433 5183 5243
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Berkshire 91.88% 93.12% 93.93%
Number of salaries quoted 3746 4013 4389
Average salary £45,000 £43,750 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+2.85% +2.94%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,000 £27,000 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £61,800 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £39,800 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+0.50% +3.37%

OSS Engineer
Jobs Demand Trend in Berkshire

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

OSS Engineer Jobs Demand Trend in Berkshire

OSS Engineer
Salary Trend in Berkshire

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

OSS Engineer Salary Trend in Berkshire

OSS Engineer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Berkshire

For the 6 months to 16 September 2014, IT jobs across the Berkshire region that cited OSS Engineer 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 OSS Engineer in their job title.

1 10 (100.00%) Oracle
2 8 (80.00%) Perl
2 8 (80.00%) Business Intelligence
2 8 (80.00%) MySQL
2 8 (80.00%) MOS
2 8 (80.00%) Korn
3 7 (70.00%) Back Office
3 7 (70.00%) SLA
3 7 (70.00%) SQL
3 7 (70.00%) UNIX
3 7 (70.00%) Linux
4 6 (60.00%) Service Management
4 6 (60.00%) Telecoms
4 6 (60.00%) Remedy
5 5 (50.00%) OCA
5 5 (50.00%) Oracle Certification
5 5 (50.00%) Front Office
6 4 (40.00%) Disaster Recovery
6 4 (40.00%) Huawei
7 3 (30.00%) Shell Script
8 2 (20.00%) BMC
8 2 (20.00%) Firewall
8 2 (20.00%) ITSM
8 2 (20.00%) IBM
8 2 (20.00%) Sun
8 2 (20.00%) HP
8 2 (20.00%) Project Management
8 2 (20.00%) PostgreSQL
8 2 (20.00%) Degree
8 2 (20.00%) Computer Science

OSS Engineer
Top Related IT Skills in Berkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 16 September 2014, IT jobs across the Berkshire region that cited OSS Engineer 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 OSS Engineer in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Cloud Services
1 2 (20.00%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 2 (20.00%) Firewall
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (80.00%) MySQL
2 2 (20.00%) PostgreSQL
General
1 7 (70.00%) Back Office
2 6 (60.00%) Telecoms
3 5 (50.00%) Front Office
Miscellaneous
1 2 (20.00%) Computer Science
1 2 (20.00%) CMDB
Operating Systems
1 7 (70.00%) UNIX
1 7 (70.00%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (80.00%) Business Intelligence
2 6 (60.00%) Service Management
3 4 (40.00%) Disaster Recovery
4 2 (20.00%) ITSM
4 2 (20.00%) Project Management
Programming Languages
1 8 (80.00%) Perl
1 8 (80.00%) Korn
2 7 (70.00%) SQL
3 3 (30.00%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 8 (80.00%) MOS
2 5 (50.00%) OCA
2 5 (50.00%) Oracle Certification
3 2 (20.00%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (70.00%) SLA
Systems Management
1 2 (20.00%) NSN NetAct
Vendors
1 10 (100.00%) Oracle
2 6 (60.00%) Remedy
3 4 (40.00%) Huawei
4 2 (20.00%) BMC
4 2 (20.00%) IBM
4 2 (20.00%) Sun
4 2 (20.00%) HP
4 2 (20.00%) Greenplum
4 2 (20.00%) Nokia Solutions and Networks
4 2 (20.00%) Velocent
4 2 (20.00%) Cerion