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

3 months to
6 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
BSS Engineer
Rank 932 966 998
Rank change year-on-year
+34 +32
Permanent jobs requiring a BSS Engineer 8 1 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.008% 0.001% 0.001%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.008% 0.001% 0.001%
Number of salaries quoted 6 0 0
Median salary £45,000 - -
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 - -

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
98685 106608 115718
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 96.26% 96.48% 96.44%
Number of salaries quoted 82974 87064 93978
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 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
Salary Histogram

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing BSS Engineer over the 3 months to 6 May 2016 within the UK.

BSS Engineer Salary Histogram in the UK

BSS Engineer
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 Engineer within the UK over the 3 months to 6 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 +18 8 £45,000 -
Hertfordshire - 5 £45,000 -
East of England - 5 £45,000 -
Watford - 5 £45,000 -
South East +28 2 - -
Hampshire - 2 - -
North West - 1 £45,000 -
Manchester - 1 £45,000 -

BSS Engineer Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 6 May 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%) Case Management
5 2 (22.22%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
5 2 (22.22%) Defect Management
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%) Service Management
6 1 (11.11%) Presales

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%) 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