The table below looks at the statistics for the OSS Architect role in IT jobs advertised across the UK. 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 9 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
9 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
OSS Architect
Rank 945 938 927
Rank change year-on-year
-7 -11
Permanent jobs requiring an OSS Architect 3 4 25
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.003% 0.004% 0.024%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.003% 0.004% 0.025%
Number of salaries quoted 1 4 20
Average salary £85,000 £81,250 £62,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+4.61% +30.00%
UK excluding London average salary £85,000 - £62,500

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
97345 102801 101131
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 96.11% 96.45% 96.28%
Number of salaries quoted 81678 85210 81441
Average 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 £70,000 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+5.00% -

OSS Architect
Jobs Demand Trend

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

OSS Architect Jobs Demand Trend in the UK

OSS Architect
Salary Trend

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

OSS Architect Salary Trend in the UK

OSS Architect
Top 6 Job Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing OSS Architect within the UK over the 3 months to 9 February 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
(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
England +26 3 £85,000 +4.61%
South East - 3 £85,000 -
Basingstoke - 2 - -
Hampshire - 2 - -
Berkshire - 1 £85,000 -
Bracknell - 1 £85,000 -

OSS Architect
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 9 February 2016, IT jobs within the UK 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 10 (71.43%) Telecoms
2 9 (64.29%) Performance Management
3 8 (57.14%) Fault Management
4 7 (50.00%) eTOM
4 7 (50.00%) Degree
5 6 (42.86%) Billing
5 6 (42.86%) CRM
5 6 (42.86%) Data Warehouse
5 6 (42.86%) Data Mining
5 6 (42.86%) 3GPP
5 6 (42.86%) Web Services
5 6 (42.86%) Business Intelligence
5 6 (42.86%) Presales
5 6 (42.86%) MVNO
6 4 (28.57%) HP
6 4 (28.57%) Infovista
6 4 (28.57%) Wireless
6 4 (28.57%) Business Development
7 3 (21.43%) Remedy ITSM
7 3 (21.43%) 4G
7 3 (21.43%) Network Performance Management
7 3 (21.43%) IBM
7 3 (21.43%) Management Information System
7 3 (21.43%) Multimedia
7 3 (21.43%) 2G
7 3 (21.43%) TeMIP
7 3 (21.43%) Cramer
7 3 (21.43%) Amdocs
7 3 (21.43%) Telcordia
7 3 (21.43%) BMC

OSS Architect
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 9 February 2016, IT jobs within the UK 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.

Business Applications
1 3 (21.43%) Remedy ITSM
Communications & Networking
1 6 (42.86%) 3GPP
1 6 (42.86%) MVNO
2 4 (28.57%) Wireless
3 3 (21.43%) 2G
3 3 (21.43%) 3G
3 3 (21.43%) 4G
3 3 (21.43%) ADSL
3 3 (21.43%) MPLS
3 3 (21.43%) VoIP
4 1 (7.14%) Ethernet
4 1 (7.14%) Internet
4 1 (7.14%) Network Security
4 1 (7.14%) SDH
4 1 (7.14%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (42.86%) Data Mining
1 6 (42.86%) Data Warehouse
General
1 10 (71.43%) Telecoms
2 6 (42.86%) Billing
3 3 (21.43%) Multimedia
4 1 (7.14%) Advertising
4 1 (7.14%) Italian Language
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (42.86%) Web Services
2 1 (7.14%) .NET
2 1 (7.14%) ASP.NET
Miscellaneous
1 3 (21.43%) Management Information System
2 1 (7.14%) Video Conferencing
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (64.29%) Performance Management
2 8 (57.14%) Fault Management
3 7 (50.00%) eTOM
4 6 (42.86%) Business Intelligence
4 6 (42.86%) CRM
4 6 (42.86%) Presales
5 4 (28.57%) Business Development
6 3 (21.43%) Network Performance Management
7 2 (14.29%) B2B
7 2 (14.29%) Line Management
7 2 (14.29%) Project Management
7 2 (14.29%) Test Management
8 1 (7.14%) ITIL
8 1 (7.14%) ITSM
8 1 (7.14%) Network Management
8 1 (7.14%) Programme Management
8 1 (7.14%) Service Delivery
8 1 (7.14%) Service Management
8 1 (7.14%) Stakeholder Management
8 1 (7.14%) TOGAF
Programming Languages
1 1 (7.14%) C#
1 1 (7.14%) Perl
1 1 (7.14%) Python
Qualifications
1 7 (50.00%) Degree
Systems Management
1 3 (21.43%) Netcool
1 3 (21.43%) TeMIP
1 3 (21.43%) Tivoli
2 1 (7.14%) CA Spectrum
Vendors
1 4 (28.57%) HP
1 4 (28.57%) Infovista
2 3 (21.43%) Amdocs
2 3 (21.43%) BMC
2 3 (21.43%) Cramer
2 3 (21.43%) IBM
2 3 (21.43%) Remedy
2 3 (21.43%) Telcordia
2 3 (21.43%) TIBCO
3 2 (14.29%) Huawei
4 1 (7.14%) CA
4 1 (7.14%) EMC
4 1 (7.14%) Ericsson
4 1 (7.14%) Nokia