The table below looks at the statistics 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 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
1 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
OSS Consultant
Rank 897 875 886
Rank change year-on-year
-22 +11
Permanent jobs requiring an OSS Consultant 5 2 8
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.004% 0.002% 0.007%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.005% 0.002% 0.007%
Number of salaries quoted 5 2 8
Average salary £49,000 £77,500 £72,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-36.77% +6.89%
90% offered a salary of more than £48,100 £59,500 £59,250
10% offered a salary of more than £74,000 £95,500 £75,000
UK excluding London average salary - £55,000 £75,000
% change year-on-year
- -26.66%

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
109613 101511 111389
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 94.43% 94.24% 95.13%
Number of salaries quoted 88645 84193 95104
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 £26,500 £27,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £70,000 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £39,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+2.56% +1.29%

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 September 2014 within the UK.

OSS Consultant Salary Histogram in the UK

OSS Consultant
Top 3 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 September 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
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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
London -13 5 £49,000 -51.00%
England -22 5 £49,000 -36.77%
City of London - 3 £49,000 -

OSS Consultant
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 1 September 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 35 (97.22%) Telecoms
2 19 (52.78%) Billing
2 19 (52.78%) Business Analysis
2 19 (52.78%) Functional Testing
3 17 (47.22%) Technical Architecture
4 10 (27.78%) Configuration Management
5 9 (25.00%) Degree
6 3 (8.33%) Business Development
6 3 (8.33%) Knowledge Management
6 3 (8.33%) Marketing
6 3 (8.33%) Business Intelligence
6 3 (8.33%) Risk Management
7 2 (5.56%) Business Continuity
7 2 (5.56%) Migration
7 2 (5.56%) Stakeholder Management
7 2 (5.56%) Process Management
7 2 (5.56%) Change Management
7 2 (5.56%) GAP Analysis
7 2 (5.56%) ITIL
7 2 (5.56%) CRM
7 2 (5.56%) BCP
7 2 (5.56%) Business Continuity Planning
7 2 (5.56%) Network Security
7 2 (5.56%) Product Management
7 2 (5.56%) eTOM
7 2 (5.56%) Network Design
7 2 (5.56%) Huawei
7 2 (5.56%) Operations Management
7 2 (5.56%) WFM
8 1 (2.78%) QA

OSS Consultant
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 1 September 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 2 (5.56%) Network Security
2 1 (2.78%) Radio Access Network
2 1 (2.78%) Wireless
2 1 (2.78%) NGN
General
1 35 (97.22%) Telecoms
2 19 (52.78%) Billing
3 3 (8.33%) Marketing
4 1 (2.78%) Games
Miscellaneous
1 1 (2.78%) Artificial Intelligence
Operating Systems
1 1 (2.78%) UNIX
1 1 (2.78%) Windows
1 1 (2.78%) Linux
1 1 (2.78%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 19 (52.78%) Business Analysis
1 19 (52.78%) Functional Testing
2 17 (47.22%) Technical Architecture
3 10 (27.78%) Configuration Management
4 3 (8.33%) Business Intelligence
4 3 (8.33%) Risk Management
4 3 (8.33%) Business Development
4 3 (8.33%) Knowledge Management
5 2 (5.56%) eTOM
5 2 (5.56%) Operations Management
5 2 (5.56%) WFM
5 2 (5.56%) Business Continuity Planning
5 2 (5.56%) Product Management
5 2 (5.56%) Migration
5 2 (5.56%) Stakeholder Management
5 2 (5.56%) Business Continuity
5 2 (5.56%) Process Management
5 2 (5.56%) Change Management
5 2 (5.56%) GAP Analysis
5 2 (5.56%) Network Design
Programming Languages
1 1 (2.78%) C
1 1 (2.78%) SQL
1 1 (2.78%) SPARQL
Qualifications
1 9 (25.00%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (2.78%) QA
Vendors
1 2 (5.56%) Huawei
2 1 (2.78%) Ericsson
2 1 (2.78%) Red Hat