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 1 May 2016 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
1 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
BSS Architect
Rank 936 966 969
Rank change year-on-year
+30 +3
Permanent jobs requiring a BSS Architect 12 19 25
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.012% 0.017% 0.021%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.012% 0.018% 0.022%
Number of salaries quoted 11 10 7
Median salary £80,000 £68,500 £85,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+16.78% -19.41%
UK excluding London median salary £65,000 £66,000 £65,000
% change year-on-year
-1.51% +1.53%

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
99394 108225 115334
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 96.25% 96.46% 96.42%
Number of salaries quoted 83478 88313 93538
Median salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £26,500 £27,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £68,000 £70,000
UK excluding London median salary £41,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.75% -

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
Salary Histogram

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing BSS Architect over the 3 months to 1 May 2016 within the UK.

BSS Architect Salary Histogram 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 1 May 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 +31 12 £80,000 +21.21%
South East +3 5 £60,000 -7.69%
Berkshire +11 4 £60,000 -4.00%
North West - 4 £80,000 -
London +16 3 £80,000 +8.47%
Thatcham - 2 £60,000 -
Manchester - 1 £45,000 -
Home Counties - 1 £70,000 -

BSS Architect Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 1 May 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 (90.32%) Telecoms
2 18 (58.06%) Degree
3 17 (54.84%) CRM
4 16 (51.61%) Billing
5 13 (41.94%) eTOM
6 10 (32.26%) Computer Science
7 9 (29.03%) Convergent Charging
8 8 (25.81%) Advertising
9 6 (19.35%) E-Commerce
9 6 (19.35%) Performance Management
10 5 (16.13%) Huawei
10 5 (16.13%) Electronics
10 5 (16.13%) Analytical Skills
11 4 (12.90%) LTE
11 4 (12.90%) 3G
11 4 (12.90%) 3GPP
12 3 (9.68%) Business Intelligence
12 3 (9.68%) CCIE
12 3 (9.68%) Cisco Certification
12 3 (9.68%) Data Mining
12 3 (9.68%) GPRS
12 3 (9.68%) Internet
12 3 (9.68%) Data Warehouse
12 3 (9.68%) C
12 3 (9.68%) HTML
12 3 (9.68%) Web Services
12 3 (9.68%) XML
12 3 (9.68%) PRINCE2
12 3 (9.68%) Project Management
12 3 (9.68%) Automotive

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 3 (9.68%) CMS
Communications & Networking
1 4 (12.90%) 3G
1 4 (12.90%) 3GPP
1 4 (12.90%) LTE
2 3 (9.68%) 2G
2 3 (9.68%) Firewall
2 3 (9.68%) GPRS
2 3 (9.68%) HSPA
2 3 (9.68%) Internet
2 3 (9.68%) MVNO
3 2 (6.45%) Wireless
4 1 (3.23%) 4G
4 1 (3.23%) Broadband
4 1 (3.23%) CTI
4 1 (3.23%) LLU
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (9.68%) Data Mining
1 3 (9.68%) Data Warehouse
General
1 28 (90.32%) Telecoms
2 16 (51.61%) Billing
3 8 (25.81%) Advertising
4 5 (16.13%) Electronics
5 3 (9.68%) Automotive
6 2 (6.45%) Marketing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (9.68%) HTML
1 3 (9.68%) Web Services
1 3 (9.68%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 10 (32.26%) Computer Science
2 5 (16.13%) Analytical Skills
3 3 (9.68%) Algorithms
3 3 (9.68%) Hybrid Cloud
3 3 (9.68%) IVR
3 3 (9.68%) Machine to Machine
3 3 (9.68%) Social Media
3 3 (9.68%) Web 2.0
4 1 (3.23%) Management Information System
Processes & Methodologies
1 17 (54.84%) CRM
2 13 (41.94%) eTOM
3 9 (29.03%) Convergent Charging
4 6 (19.35%) E-Commerce
4 6 (19.35%) Performance Management
5 3 (9.68%) Analytics
5 3 (9.68%) Business Intelligence
5 3 (9.68%) Disaster Recovery
5 3 (9.68%) Fault Management
5 3 (9.68%) High Availability
5 3 (9.68%) Network Design
5 3 (9.68%) Open Source
5 3 (9.68%) PRINCE2
5 3 (9.68%) Project Management
5 3 (9.68%) Stakeholder Management
6 2 (6.45%) Agile Software Development
6 2 (6.45%) Business Development
6 2 (6.45%) Competitor Analysis
6 2 (6.45%) Customer Insight
6 2 (6.45%) Presales
Programming Languages
1 3 (9.68%) C
Qualifications
1 18 (58.06%) Degree
2 3 (9.68%) CCIE
2 3 (9.68%) Cisco Certification
Vendors
1 5 (16.13%) Huawei
2 1 (3.23%) Amdocs
2 1 (3.23%) Ericsson
2 1 (3.23%) Oracle
2 1 (3.23%) Salesforce.com