The statistics below represent IT jobs advertised across the UK that had BSS Architect featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the salaries offered over the 3 months to 29 September 2016 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
29 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
BSS Architect
Rank 893 959 928
Rank change year-on-year
+66 -31
Permanent jobs requiring a BSS Architect 14 8 56
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.015% 0.007% 0.049%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.015% 0.008% 0.051%
Number of salaries quoted 1 5 22
Median salary £70,000 £77,500 £70,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-9.67% +10.71%
UK excluding London median salary £70,000 £82,500 £65,000
% change year-on-year
-15.15% +26.92%

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised across the UK. 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
UK
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
91484 105195 110265
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 96.28% 96.25% 96.44%
Number of salaries quoted 76513 87677 89230
Median salary £47,000 £45,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+4.44% -
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £26,500 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £72,500 £67,500 £70,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,091 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+5.22% -

BSS Architect
Jobs Demand Trend

The demand trend of job ads that featured BSS Architect in the job title.

BSS Architect Jobs Demand Trend in the UK

BSS Architect
Salary Trend

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

BSS Architect Salary Trend in the UK

BSS Architect
Top 8 Job Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing BSS Architect within the UK over the 3 months to 29 September 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
England +70 13 £70,000 -9.67%
South East +60 13 £70,000 -15.15%
Berkshire +36 9 £70,000 -
Reading +20 3 £70,000 -
Hampshire +17 3 - -
Hook - 2 - -
Thames Valley - 1 - -
Winchester - 1 - -

BSS Architect Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 29 September 2016, BSS Architect job roles required the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads featuring BSS Architect in the job title.

1 28 (93.33%) Telecoms
2 16 (53.33%) Degree
3 13 (43.33%) eTOM
4 11 (36.67%) Billing
4 11 (36.67%) TOGAF
4 11 (36.67%) CRM
5 10 (33.33%) ITIL
5 10 (33.33%) Computer Science
6 7 (23.33%) Agile Software Development
6 7 (23.33%) Scrum
6 7 (23.33%) Kanban
7 6 (20.00%) E-Commerce
8 5 (16.67%) Huawei
8 5 (16.67%) Analytical Skills
9 4 (13.33%) ITIL V3
9 4 (13.33%) Customer Insight
9 4 (13.33%) Business Transformation
9 4 (13.33%) Customer Engagement
9 4 (13.33%) Performance Management
9 4 (13.33%) Marketing
9 4 (13.33%) WFM
9 4 (13.33%) Business Analysis
9 4 (13.33%) Competitor Analysis
9 4 (13.33%) Network Planning
9 4 (13.33%) Wireless
9 4 (13.33%) Electronics
10 3 (10.00%) Use Case
11 2 (6.67%) Analytics
11 2 (6.67%) Business Development
11 2 (6.67%) 3GPP

BSS Architect Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills 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:

Application Platforms
1 1 (3.33%) CMS
Communications & Networking
1 4 (13.33%) Wireless
2 2 (6.67%) 3GPP
General
1 28 (93.33%) Telecoms
2 11 (36.67%) Billing
3 4 (13.33%) Electronics
3 4 (13.33%) Marketing
Miscellaneous
1 10 (33.33%) Computer Science
2 5 (16.67%) Analytical Skills
3 2 (6.67%) Management Information System
4 1 (3.33%) Hybrid Cloud
4 1 (3.33%) IVR
4 1 (3.33%) Social Media
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (43.33%) eTOM
2 11 (36.67%) CRM
2 11 (36.67%) TOGAF
3 10 (33.33%) ITIL
4 7 (23.33%) Agile Software Development
4 7 (23.33%) Kanban
4 7 (23.33%) Scrum
5 6 (20.00%) E-Commerce
6 4 (13.33%) Business Analysis
6 4 (13.33%) Business Transformation
6 4 (13.33%) Competitor Analysis
6 4 (13.33%) Customer Engagement
6 4 (13.33%) Customer Insight
6 4 (13.33%) ITIL V3
6 4 (13.33%) Network Planning
6 4 (13.33%) Performance Management
6 4 (13.33%) WFM
7 3 (10.00%) Use Case
8 2 (6.67%) Analytics
8 2 (6.67%) Business Development
Qualifications
1 16 (53.33%) Degree
Vendors
1 5 (16.67%) Huawei
2 1 (3.33%) Amdocs
2 1 (3.33%) Ericsson
2 1 (3.33%) Oracle
2 1 (3.33%) Salesforce.com