The statistics below represent IT jobs advertised across the UK that had OSS Engineer featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the salaries offered over the 3 months to 30 June 2016 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
30 Jun 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
OSS Engineer
Rank 922 974 997
Rank change year-on-year
+52 +23
Permanent jobs requiring an OSS Engineer 14 1 9
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.014% 0.001% 0.007%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.015% 0.001% 0.008%
Number of salaries quoted 3 0 2
Median salary £50,000 - £51,250
UK excluding London median salary £50,000 - -

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
94361 106979 116217
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 96.39% 96.46% 96.49%
Number of salaries quoted 79501 88148 95129
Median salary £47,000 £45,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+4.44% -
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 median salary £41,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.75% -

OSS Engineer
Jobs Demand Trend

The demand trend of job ads that featured OSS Engineer in the job title.

OSS Engineer Jobs Demand Trend in the UK

OSS Engineer
Salary Trend

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

OSS Engineer Salary Trend in the UK

OSS Engineer
Top 6 Job Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing OSS Engineer within the UK over the 3 months to 30 June 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
England +54 14 £50,000 -
South East +49 14 £50,000 -
Berkshire +18 13 £50,000 -
Reading - 5 - -
Winchester - 1 £42,000 -
Hampshire - 1 £42,000 -

OSS Engineer Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 30 June 2016, OSS Engineer job roles required the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads featuring OSS Engineer in the job title.

1 11 (68.75%) Broadband
1 11 (68.75%) Internet
1 11 (68.75%) 3G
1 11 (68.75%) Smartphone
1 11 (68.75%) LTE
1 11 (68.75%) 4G
1 11 (68.75%) Analytical Skills
2 9 (56.25%) Telecoms
3 8 (50.00%) Degree
4 6 (37.50%) Configuration Management
5 5 (31.25%) Project Management
5 5 (31.25%) Empirix
5 5 (31.25%) Velocent
6 4 (25.00%) Validation
6 4 (25.00%) Windows
6 4 (25.00%) Linux
6 4 (25.00%) Radio Access Network
7 3 (18.75%) Capacity Management
7 3 (18.75%) Continuous Improvement
7 3 (18.75%) C
8 2 (12.50%) Java
8 2 (12.50%) SQL
8 2 (12.50%) MS Office
8 2 (12.50%) Microsoft
8 2 (12.50%) Agile Software Development
8 2 (12.50%) Banking
8 2 (12.50%) Retail
8 2 (12.50%) Scrum
8 2 (12.50%) VMware
8 2 (12.50%) VMware ESX

OSS Engineer Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Applications
1 2 (12.50%) MS Office
Communications & Networking
1 11 (68.75%) 3G
1 11 (68.75%) 4G
1 11 (68.75%) Broadband
1 11 (68.75%) Internet
1 11 (68.75%) LTE
2 4 (25.00%) Radio Access Network
3 2 (12.50%) VLAN
Development Applications
1 2 (12.50%) JIRA
1 2 (12.50%) Subversion
General
1 9 (56.25%) Telecoms
2 2 (12.50%) Banking
2 2 (12.50%) Retail
3 1 (6.25%) Finance
Miscellaneous
1 11 (68.75%) Analytical Skills
1 11 (68.75%) Smartphone
2 2 (12.50%) Computer Science
2 2 (12.50%) Smart Meter
3 1 (6.25%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 4 (25.00%) Linux
1 4 (25.00%) Windows
2 2 (12.50%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (37.50%) Configuration Management
2 5 (31.25%) Project Management
3 4 (25.00%) Validation
4 3 (18.75%) Capacity Management
4 3 (18.75%) Continuous Improvement
5 2 (12.50%) Agile Software Development
5 2 (12.50%) Case Management
5 2 (12.50%) Defect Management
5 2 (12.50%) Mentoring
5 2 (12.50%) Network Monitoring
5 2 (12.50%) Open Source
5 2 (12.50%) Release Management
5 2 (12.50%) Requirements Management
5 2 (12.50%) Scrum
5 2 (12.50%) SDLC
5 2 (12.50%) Software Testing
5 2 (12.50%) Stress Testing
5 2 (12.50%) Test Automation
5 2 (12.50%) V-Model
5 2 (12.50%) Waterfall
Programming Languages
1 3 (18.75%) C
2 2 (12.50%) Bash Shell
2 2 (12.50%) Java
2 2 (12.50%) SQL
Qualifications
1 8 (50.00%) Degree
2 2 (12.50%) ISTQB
2 2 (12.50%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
3 1 (6.25%) HND
System Software
1 2 (12.50%) VMware ESX
1 2 (12.50%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 2 (12.50%) yum
Vendors
1 5 (31.25%) Empirix
1 5 (31.25%) Velocent
2 2 (12.50%) Microsoft
2 2 (12.50%) VMware