The first table below looks at the demand for the OSS Consultant role in IT jobs advertised across the UK. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited OSS Consultant in their job title over the 3 months to 1 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all Job Titles currently tracked.

Location
3 months to
1 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
OSS Consultant
Rank 867 867 890
Rank change year-on-year
0 +23
Permanent jobs requiring an OSS Consultant 14 3 5
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.012% 0.003% 0.004%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.013% 0.003% 0.004%
Number of salaries quoted 13 3 5
Average salary £49,000 £55,000 £75,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-10.90% -26.66%
UK excluding London average salary £70,000 £55,000 £75,000
% change year-on-year
+27.27% -26.66%
Job Titles Category
UK
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
109888 102187 111746
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 94.37% 94.26% 95.14%
Number of salaries quoted 89595 84579 95723
Average salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.88% -
90% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £26,250 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £70,000 £67,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,500 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+3.89% -

OSS Consultant
Jobs Demand Trend

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

OSS Consultant Jobs Demand Trend in the UK

OSS Consultant
Salary Trend

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

OSS Consultant Salary Trend in the UK

OSS Consultant
Salary Histogram

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing OSS Consultant over the 3 months to 1 August 2014 within the UK.

OSS Consultant Salary Histogram in the UK

OSS Consultant
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 Consultant within the UK over the 3 months to 1 August 2014. 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 -49 13 £49,000 -10.90%
London -16 12 £49,000 -51.00%
City of London - 7 £49,000 -
Berkshire 0 1 £70,000 +27.27%
South East -10 1 £70,000 +27.27%
Reading - 1 £70,000 -

OSS Consultant
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 1 August 2014, IT jobs within the UK that cited OSS Consultant 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 Consultant in their job title.

1 43 (97.73%) Telecoms
2 24 (54.55%) Billing
2 24 (54.55%) Business Analysis
2 24 (54.55%) Functional Testing
3 22 (50.00%) Technical Architecture
4 10 (22.73%) Degree
4 10 (22.73%) Configuration Management
5 8 (18.18%) CRM
6 5 (11.36%) ITIL
6 5 (11.36%) eTOM
7 4 (9.09%) Revenue Management
8 3 (6.82%) xDSL
8 3 (6.82%) REST
8 3 (6.82%) Marketing
8 3 (6.82%) Knowledge Management
8 3 (6.82%) Business Development
8 3 (6.82%) Oracle
8 3 (6.82%) SOAP
8 3 (6.82%) Siebel
8 3 (6.82%) SDH
8 3 (6.82%) Ethernet
8 3 (6.82%) SNMP
8 3 (6.82%) Business Intelligence
8 3 (6.82%) DWDM
8 3 (6.82%) MPLS
8 3 (6.82%) Risk Management
9 2 (4.55%) Migration
9 2 (4.55%) BCP
9 2 (4.55%) Process Management
9 2 (4.55%) Change Management

OSS Consultant
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 1 August 2014, IT jobs within the UK that cited OSS Consultant 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 Consultant in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Communications & Networking
1 3 (6.82%) xDSL
1 3 (6.82%) SDH
1 3 (6.82%) Ethernet
1 3 (6.82%) SNMP
1 3 (6.82%) DWDM
1 3 (6.82%) MPLS
2 2 (4.55%) Network Security
3 1 (2.27%) Radio Access Network
3 1 (2.27%) NGN
3 1 (2.27%) Wireless
General
1 43 (97.73%) Telecoms
2 24 (54.55%) Billing
3 3 (6.82%) Marketing
4 1 (2.27%) Games
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (6.82%) REST
1 3 (6.82%) SOAP
Miscellaneous
1 1 (2.27%) Artificial Intelligence
Operating Systems
1 1 (2.27%) Ubuntu
1 1 (2.27%) UNIX
1 1 (2.27%) Windows
1 1 (2.27%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 24 (54.55%) Business Analysis
1 24 (54.55%) Functional Testing
2 22 (50.00%) Technical Architecture
3 10 (22.73%) Configuration Management
4 8 (18.18%) CRM
5 5 (11.36%) ITIL
5 5 (11.36%) eTOM
6 4 (9.09%) Revenue Management
7 3 (6.82%) Knowledge Management
7 3 (6.82%) Business Development
7 3 (6.82%) Business Intelligence
7 3 (6.82%) Risk Management
8 2 (4.55%) Migration
8 2 (4.55%) BCP
8 2 (4.55%) Process Management
8 2 (4.55%) Change Management
8 2 (4.55%) GAP Analysis
8 2 (4.55%) Operations Management
8 2 (4.55%) Business Continuity
8 2 (4.55%) Network Design
Programming Languages
1 1 (2.27%) SPARQL
1 1 (2.27%) C
1 1 (2.27%) SQL
Qualifications
1 10 (22.73%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (2.27%) QA
Vendors
1 3 (6.82%) Oracle
1 3 (6.82%) Siebel
2 2 (4.55%) Huawei
3 1 (2.27%) Ericsson
3 1 (2.27%) Red Hat