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 31 March 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
31 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
OSS Consultant
Rank 889 873 898
Rank change year-on-year
-16 +25
Permanent jobs requiring an OSS Consultant 6 33 6
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.005% 0.029% 0.005%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.006% 0.030% 0.006%
Number of salaries quoted 4 27 6
Average salary £61,500 £55,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+11.81% +29.41%
90% offered a salary of more than £59,000 £49,000 £42,000
10% offered a salary of more than £64,700 £70,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary - £47,500 £42,250
% change year-on-year
- +12.42%

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
103849 108425 103990
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 94.75% 94.58% 94.80%
Number of salaries quoted 85040 87699 86943
Average salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £27,000 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £65,000 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £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
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 31 March 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 -35 6 £61,500 -5.38%
London -11 4 £61,500 -5.38%
City of London +9 2 £64,500 -0.76%
South East +5 2 - -
Reading - 2 - -
Berkshire - 2 - -

OSS Consultant
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 31 March 2015, 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 10 (66.67%) CRM
1 10 (66.67%) Billing
2 6 (40.00%) Telecoms
3 5 (33.33%) Business Analysis
4 3 (20.00%) Marketing
4 3 (20.00%) Functional Testing
4 3 (20.00%) Configuration Management
5 2 (13.33%) Ericsson
5 2 (13.33%) Nokia
5 2 (13.33%) Siemens
5 2 (13.33%) Product Marketing
5 2 (13.33%) eTOM
5 2 (13.33%) Huawei
5 2 (13.33%) VoLTE
5 2 (13.33%) Retail
6 1 (6.67%) Analytical Skills
6 1 (6.67%) Finance
6 1 (6.67%) Stakeholder Management
6 1 (6.67%) TOGAF
6 1 (6.67%) Spring
6 1 (6.67%) Software Engineering
6 1 (6.67%) OSGi
6 1 (6.67%) Marketing Strategy
6 1 (6.67%) Big Data
6 1 (6.67%) Enterprise Software
6 1 (6.67%) Java EE
6 1 (6.67%) Six Sigma
6 1 (6.67%) Benchmarking
6 1 (6.67%) Java
6 1 (6.67%) Struts

OSS Consultant
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 31 March 2015, 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 (13.33%) VoLTE
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (6.67%) Big Data
General
1 10 (66.67%) Billing
2 6 (40.00%) Telecoms
3 3 (20.00%) Marketing
4 2 (13.33%) Retail
5 1 (6.67%) Finance
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (6.67%) Struts
1 1 (6.67%) Spring
1 1 (6.67%) Java EE
1 1 (6.67%) OSGi
Miscellaneous
1 1 (6.67%) Enterprise Software
1 1 (6.67%) Analytical Skills
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (66.67%) CRM
2 5 (33.33%) Business Analysis
3 3 (20.00%) Configuration Management
3 3 (20.00%) Functional Testing
4 2 (13.33%) eTOM
4 2 (13.33%) Product Marketing
5 1 (6.67%) Marketing Strategy
5 1 (6.67%) E-Commerce
5 1 (6.67%) SOA
5 1 (6.67%) Six Sigma
5 1 (6.67%) Benchmarking
5 1 (6.67%) Project Management
5 1 (6.67%) Quality Management
5 1 (6.67%) Process Management
5 1 (6.67%) Change Management
5 1 (6.67%) Stakeholder Management
5 1 (6.67%) TOGAF
5 1 (6.67%) Software Engineering
5 1 (6.67%) ITIL
5 1 (6.67%) UML
Programming Languages
1 1 (6.67%) Java
Vendors
1 2 (13.33%) Ericsson
1 2 (13.33%) Nokia
1 2 (13.33%) Siemens
1 2 (13.33%) Huawei