The table below looks at the statistics for the OSS Architect role in IT jobs advertised for the South East 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 17 December 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
17 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
OSS Architect
Rank 441 434 436
Rank change year-on-year
-7 +2
Permanent jobs requiring an OSS Architect 1 4 14
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 0.005% 0.018% 0.060%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.005% 0.019% 0.062%
Number of salaries quoted 1 2 9
Average salary £52,500 £73,750 £70,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-28.81% +5.35%
UK excluding London average salary £52,500 £62,500 £67,500
% change year-on-year
-16.00% -7.40%
OSS Architect
England

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised in the South East 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
South East
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
20911 20607 22412
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 95.40% 94.85% 95.57%
Number of salaries quoted 16811 16577 19543
Average salary £41,000 £42,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-3.52% +6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £25,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £60,000 £62,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%

OSS Architect
Jobs Demand Trend in the South East

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

OSS Architect Jobs Demand Trend in the South East

OSS Architect
Salary Trend in the South East

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

OSS Architect Salary Trend in the South East

OSS Architect
Job Locations in the South East

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing OSS Architect within the South East region over the 3 months to 17 December 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
Berkshire +4 1 £52,500 -28.81% 1
OSS Architect
England

OSS Architect
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 17 December 2014, IT jobs across the South East 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 9 (100.00%) Telecoms
2 5 (55.56%) Data Modelling
3 4 (44.44%) Data Mining
3 4 (44.44%) Quality Management
3 4 (44.44%) Wireless
3 4 (44.44%) Requirements Analysis
3 4 (44.44%) Marketing
4 3 (33.33%) ITIL
5 2 (22.22%) PRINCE2
5 2 (22.22%) IBM
5 2 (22.22%) Netcool
5 2 (22.22%) Project Management
5 2 (22.22%) Network Design
5 2 (22.22%) eTOM
5 2 (22.22%) Technical Architecture
5 2 (22.22%) Capacity Planning
6 1 (11.11%) Oracle
6 1 (11.11%) SQL Server
6 1 (11.11%) Windows
6 1 (11.11%) Solaris
6 1 (11.11%) Linux
6 1 (11.11%) JBoss
6 1 (11.11%) Apache
6 1 (11.11%) LDAP
6 1 (11.11%) CRM
6 1 (11.11%) Cognos
6 1 (11.11%) Siebel
6 1 (11.11%) LAN
6 1 (11.11%) WAN
6 1 (11.11%) TCP/IP

OSS Architect
Top Related IT Skills in the South East by Category

For the 6 months to 17 December 2014, IT jobs across the South East 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 (11.11%) WebSphere
1 1 (11.11%) JBoss
1 1 (11.11%) Apache
Business Applications
1 1 (11.11%) Oracle BRM
Cloud Services
1 1 (11.11%) IBM Blueworks
Communications & Networking
1 4 (44.44%) Wireless
2 1 (11.11%) Unified Communications
2 1 (11.11%) Internet
2 1 (11.11%) LAN
2 1 (11.11%) WAN
2 1 (11.11%) TCP/IP
2 1 (11.11%) DNS
2 1 (11.11%) LDAP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (44.44%) Data Mining
2 1 (11.11%) Oracle Database
2 1 (11.11%) SQL Server
General
1 9 (100.00%) Telecoms
2 4 (44.44%) Marketing
3 1 (11.11%) Billing
3 1 (11.11%) Finance
Operating Systems
1 1 (11.11%) Windows
1 1 (11.11%) Solaris
1 1 (11.11%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (55.56%) Data Modelling
2 4 (44.44%) Quality Management
2 4 (44.44%) Requirements Analysis
3 3 (33.33%) ITIL
4 2 (22.22%) PRINCE2
4 2 (22.22%) Project Management
4 2 (22.22%) Capacity Planning
4 2 (22.22%) Network Design
4 2 (22.22%) Technical Architecture
4 2 (22.22%) eTOM
5 1 (11.11%) Use Case
5 1 (11.11%) Business Analysis
5 1 (11.11%) Supplier Management
5 1 (11.11%) Performance Monitoring
5 1 (11.11%) Service Management
5 1 (11.11%) Change Management
5 1 (11.11%) CRM
Qualifications
1 1 (11.11%) Degree
System Software
1 1 (11.11%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 2 (22.22%) Netcool
2 1 (11.11%) Netcool/OMNIbus
2 1 (11.11%) Tivoli
Vendors
1 2 (22.22%) IBM
2 1 (11.11%) Infovista
2 1 (11.11%) Oracle
2 1 (11.11%) VMware
2 1 (11.11%) Microsoft
2 1 (11.11%) Juniper
2 1 (11.11%) Veritas
2 1 (11.11%) Lotus
2 1 (11.11%) Cisco
2 1 (11.11%) Cognos
2 1 (11.11%) Siebel