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 1 May 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
1 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
OSS Architect
Rank 890 917 892
Rank change year-on-year
+27 -25
Permanent jobs requiring an OSS Architect 6 12 9
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.005% 0.010% 0.008%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.006% 0.011% 0.008%
Number of salaries quoted 6 12 5
Average salary £72,250 £77,500 £65,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-6.77% +19.23%
90% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £58,750 £61,400
10% offered a salary of more than £80,000 £82,500 £79,400
UK excluding London average salary £67,000 £77,500 £64,250
% change year-on-year
-13.54% +20.62%

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
104266 112858 106109
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 94.63% 94.61% 94.74%
Number of salaries quoted 85211 91758 88345
Average salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,896 £27,000 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £67,500 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,000
% change year-on-year
- +5.26%

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
Salary Histogram

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing OSS Architect over the 3 months to 1 May 2015 within the UK.

OSS Architect Salary Histogram in the UK

OSS Architect
Top 11 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 1 May 2015. 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
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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 +13 4 £66,000 -14.83% 1
South East +1 3 £65,000 -16.12%
Buckinghamshire +10 2 £66,000 +10.00%
Milton Keynes -15 2 £66,000 +10.00%
County Antrim - 2 £80,000 -
Belfast - 2 £80,000 -
Northern Ireland - 2 £80,000 -
London +24 1 £77,500 +3.33%
Berkshire -5 1 £55,000 +0.91%
City of London - 1 £77,500 -
Slough - 1 £55,000 -

OSS Architect
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 1 May 2015, 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 9 (90.00%) Telecoms
2 4 (40.00%) TOGAF
2 4 (40.00%) Windows
2 4 (40.00%) UML
2 4 (40.00%) Data Modelling
2 4 (40.00%) Ethernet
2 4 (40.00%) EMC
2 4 (40.00%) Windows Vista
2 4 (40.00%) Network Monitoring
3 3 (30.00%) Data Architecture
3 3 (30.00%) Analytical Skills
4 2 (20.00%) WSO2
4 2 (20.00%) Middleware
4 2 (20.00%) SOA
4 2 (20.00%) C
4 2 (20.00%) Oracle
4 2 (20.00%) ITIL
4 2 (20.00%) PRINCE2
4 2 (20.00%) SMPP
4 2 (20.00%) Degree
4 2 (20.00%) Business Analysis
4 2 (20.00%) eTOM
4 2 (20.00%) Banking
5 1 (10.00%) Zachman Framework
5 1 (10.00%) Finance
5 1 (10.00%) Validation
5 1 (10.00%) Service Management
5 1 (10.00%) Change Management
5 1 (10.00%) Wireless
5 1 (10.00%) Enterprise Architecture

OSS Architect
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 1 May 2015, 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.

Application Platforms
1 1 (10.00%) WebSphere
Cloud Services
1 1 (10.00%) IBM Blueworks
1 1 (10.00%) Office 365
1 1 (10.00%) Microsoft Azure
1 1 (10.00%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 4 (40.00%) Ethernet
2 2 (20.00%) SMPP
3 1 (10.00%) Wireless
3 1 (10.00%) MVNO
General
1 9 (90.00%) Telecoms
2 2 (20.00%) Banking
3 1 (10.00%) Finance
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (20.00%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 3 (30.00%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (10.00%) Enterprise Software
Operating Systems
1 4 (40.00%) Windows
1 4 (40.00%) Windows Vista
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (40.00%) TOGAF
1 4 (40.00%) UML
1 4 (40.00%) Data Modelling
1 4 (40.00%) Network Monitoring
2 3 (30.00%) Data Architecture
3 2 (20.00%) SOA
3 2 (20.00%) ITIL
3 2 (20.00%) PRINCE2
3 2 (20.00%) Business Analysis
3 2 (20.00%) eTOM
4 1 (10.00%) Zachman Framework
4 1 (10.00%) Validation
4 1 (10.00%) Service Management
4 1 (10.00%) Change Management
4 1 (10.00%) Enterprise Architecture
4 1 (10.00%) Technical Architecture
4 1 (10.00%) CRM
4 1 (10.00%) ERP
4 1 (10.00%) Project Management
4 1 (10.00%) Campaign Management
Programming Languages
1 2 (20.00%) C
Qualifications
1 2 (20.00%) Degree
Vendors
1 4 (40.00%) EMC
2 2 (20.00%) WSO2
2 2 (20.00%) Oracle
3 1 (10.00%) Cognos
3 1 (10.00%) IBM
3 1 (10.00%) Lotus
Hertfordshire
Computer Futures
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 9 days ago