The statistics below represent IT jobs advertised across the UK that had BSS Engineer featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the salaries offered over the 3 months to 31 July 2016 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
31 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
BSS Engineer
Rank - 966 982
Permanent jobs requiring a BSS Engineer 0 2 14
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK - 0.002% 0.012%
As % of the Job Titles category - 0.002% 0.012%
Number of salaries quoted 0 0 0
Median salary - - -
UK excluding London median salary - - -

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
94415 105499 112875
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 96.45% 96.31% 96.48%
Number of salaries quoted 79423 87101 91866
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 £26,750 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £72,500 £70,000 £70,000
UK excluding London median salary £41,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.75% -

BSS Engineer
Jobs Demand Trend

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

BSS Engineer Jobs Demand Trend in the UK

BSS Engineer
Salary Trend

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

BSS Engineer Salary Trend in the UK

BSS Engineer Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 31 July 2016, BSS Engineer 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 Engineer in the job title.

1 8 (88.89%) Unix
1 8 (88.89%) SQL
2 7 (77.78%) Telecoms
2 7 (77.78%) Billing
3 6 (66.67%) Oracle
4 4 (44.44%) MS Office
5 2 (22.22%) Banking
5 2 (22.22%) Retail
5 2 (22.22%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
5 2 (22.22%) Defect Management
5 2 (22.22%) Service Management
5 2 (22.22%) Regression Testing
5 2 (22.22%) Windows
5 2 (22.22%) Linux
5 2 (22.22%) Microsoft
5 2 (22.22%) Configuration Management
5 2 (22.22%) Software Testing
5 2 (22.22%) ComArch
5 2 (22.22%) VLAN
5 2 (22.22%) ISTQB
5 2 (22.22%) Requirements Management
5 2 (22.22%) JIRA
5 2 (22.22%) Release Management
5 2 (22.22%) Stress Testing
5 2 (22.22%) V-Model
5 2 (22.22%) Smart Meter
5 2 (22.22%) Test Automation
5 2 (22.22%) Waterfall
5 2 (22.22%) Continuous Improvement
5 2 (22.22%) Case Management

BSS Engineer 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:

Applications
1 4 (44.44%) MS Office
Communications & Networking
1 2 (22.22%) VLAN
Development Applications
1 2 (22.22%) JIRA
General
1 7 (77.78%) Billing
1 7 (77.78%) Telecoms
2 2 (22.22%) Banking
2 2 (22.22%) Retail
Miscellaneous
1 2 (22.22%) Smart Meter
Operating Systems
1 8 (88.89%) Unix
2 2 (22.22%) Linux
2 2 (22.22%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (22.22%) Case Management
1 2 (22.22%) Configuration Management
1 2 (22.22%) Continuous Improvement
1 2 (22.22%) Defect Management
1 2 (22.22%) Regression Testing
1 2 (22.22%) Release Management
1 2 (22.22%) Requirements Management
1 2 (22.22%) Service Management
1 2 (22.22%) Software Testing
1 2 (22.22%) Stress Testing
1 2 (22.22%) Test Automation
1 2 (22.22%) V-Model
1 2 (22.22%) Waterfall
2 1 (11.11%) Presales
Programming Languages
1 8 (88.89%) SQL
Qualifications
1 2 (22.22%) ISTQB
1 2 (22.22%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
Vendors
1 6 (66.67%) Oracle
2 2 (22.22%) ComArch
2 2 (22.22%) Microsoft