The table below looks at the statistics for the OSS Architect role in IT jobs advertised for the England region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited OSS Architect in their job title over the 3 months to 27 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
27 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
OSS Architect
Rank 863 812 863
Rank change year-on-year
-51 +51
Permanent jobs requiring an OSS Architect 19 18 22
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 0.018% 0.018% 0.020%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.019% 0.019% 0.021%
Number of salaries quoted 9 15 13
Average salary £80,000 £60,000 £67,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+33.33% -11.11%
90% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £57,000 £60,000
10% offered a salary of more than £83,400 £62,500 £74,000
UK excluding London average salary £70,000 £60,000 £67,500
% change year-on-year
+16.66% -11.11%
OSS Architect
UK

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised in the England 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
England
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
101022 95344 106346
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 94.39% 94.22% 95.27%
Number of salaries quoted 82464 79867 91509
Average salary £45,000 £43,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+4.65% +1.17%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £26,500 £27,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £70,000 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £39,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+2.56% +1.29%

OSS Architect
Jobs Demand Trend in England

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

OSS Architect Jobs Demand Trend in England

OSS Architect
Salary Trend in England

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

OSS Architect Salary Trend in England

OSS Architect
Salary Histogram in England

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing OSS Architect across the England region over the 3 months to 27 August 2014.

OSS Architect Salary Histogram in England

OSS Architect
Job Locations in England

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing OSS Architect within the England region over the 3 months to 27 August 2014. 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
(Use links below to see detailed
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
London -5 9 £80,000 -
South East -25 8 £70,000 +22.80%
East of England -12 1 - -
North West - 1 - -
OSS Architect
UK

OSS Architect
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 27 August 2014, IT jobs across the England region that cited OSS 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 OSS Architect in their job title.

1 29 (90.63%) Telecoms
2 14 (43.75%) Billing
3 7 (21.88%) Use Case
3 7 (21.88%) Data Modelling
4 6 (18.75%) CRM
4 6 (18.75%) Wireless
5 5 (15.63%) TOGAF
5 5 (15.63%) Multimedia
5 5 (15.63%) Performance Management
5 5 (15.63%) WFM
5 5 (15.63%) Network Planning
5 5 (15.63%) Requirements Analysis
5 5 (15.63%) Marketing
5 5 (15.63%) Data Mining
5 5 (15.63%) Quality Management
6 4 (12.50%) ITIL
6 4 (12.50%) eTOM
6 4 (12.50%) Stakeholder Management
7 3 (9.38%) Cramer
7 3 (9.38%) Finance
7 3 (9.38%) Enterprise Architecture
7 3 (9.38%) Technical Architecture
7 3 (9.38%) Broadband
7 3 (9.38%) Project Management
7 3 (9.38%) Degree
8 2 (6.25%) Capacity Planning
8 2 (6.25%) Business Transformation
8 2 (6.25%) Infrastructure Management
8 2 (6.25%) DTV
8 2 (6.25%) OLTP

OSS Architect
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 27 August 2014, IT jobs across the England region that cited OSS 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 OSS Architect in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 1 (3.13%) WebSphere
Cloud Services
1 1 (3.13%) IBM Blueworks
Communications & Networking
1 6 (18.75%) Wireless
2 3 (9.38%) Broadband
3 2 (6.25%) LTE
4 1 (3.13%) GPRS
4 1 (3.13%) GSM
4 1 (3.13%) NGN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (15.63%) Data Mining
2 2 (6.25%) OLTP
3 1 (3.13%) Relational Database
General
1 29 (90.63%) Telecoms
2 14 (43.75%) Billing
3 5 (15.63%) Marketing
3 5 (15.63%) Multimedia
4 3 (9.38%) Finance
5 1 (3.13%) Retail
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (3.13%) Web Services
1 1 (3.13%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 2 (6.25%) DTV
2 1 (3.13%) GIS
Operating Systems
1 2 (6.25%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (21.88%) Data Modelling
1 7 (21.88%) Use Case
2 6 (18.75%) CRM
3 5 (15.63%) Quality Management
3 5 (15.63%) TOGAF
3 5 (15.63%) Performance Management
3 5 (15.63%) Network Planning
3 5 (15.63%) Requirements Analysis
3 5 (15.63%) WFM
4 4 (12.50%) eTOM
4 4 (12.50%) Stakeholder Management
4 4 (12.50%) ITIL
5 3 (9.38%) Project Management
5 3 (9.38%) Enterprise Architecture
5 3 (9.38%) Technical Architecture
6 2 (6.25%) Zachman Framework
6 2 (6.25%) Capacity Planning
6 2 (6.25%) Business Transformation
6 2 (6.25%) Infrastructure Management
6 2 (6.25%) PRINCE2
Qualifications
1 3 (9.38%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (3.13%) SLA
Systems Management
1 1 (3.13%) Tivoli
1 1 (3.13%) Netcool
1 1 (3.13%) Netcool/OMNIbus
Vendors
1 3 (9.38%) Cramer
2 2 (6.25%) NetCracker
2 2 (6.25%) Oracle
2 2 (6.25%) IBM
3 1 (3.13%) Juniper
3 1 (3.13%) Lotus
3 1 (3.13%) Salesforce.com
3 1 (3.13%) Cognos
3 1 (3.13%) Cisco