The table below looks at the statistics for the OSS Support Engineer role in IT jobs advertised across the UK. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited OSS Support Engineer in their job title over the 3 months to 29 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
29 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
OSS Support Engineer
Rank - 871 -
Permanent jobs requiring an OSS Support Engineer 0 2 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK - 0.002% -
As % of the Job Titles category - 0.002% -
Number of salaries quoted 0 0 0
Average salary - - -
UK excluding London average salary - - -

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
109894 100240 111143
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 94.42% 94.24% 95.13%
Number of salaries quoted 88890 83088 94915
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 Support Engineer
Jobs Demand Trend

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

OSS Support Engineer Jobs Demand Trend in the UK

OSS Support Engineer
Salary Trend

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

OSS Support Engineer Salary Trend in the UK

OSS Support Engineer
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 29 August 2014, IT jobs within the UK that cited OSS Support Engineer 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 Support Engineer in their job title.

1 9 (100.00%) Oracle
2 7 (77.78%) MySQL
2 7 (77.78%) Korn
2 7 (77.78%) Perl
2 7 (77.78%) Business Intelligence
3 6 (66.67%) MOS
4 5 (55.56%) Back Office
4 5 (55.56%) Disaster Recovery
4 5 (55.56%) SQL
5 4 (44.44%) UNIX
5 4 (44.44%) Linux
5 4 (44.44%) Service Management
5 4 (44.44%) Remedy
5 4 (44.44%) SLA
5 4 (44.44%) Telecoms
5 4 (44.44%) Huawei
6 3 (33.33%) PostgreSQL
6 3 (33.33%) Greenplum
6 3 (33.33%) Project Management
6 3 (33.33%) NSN NetAct
6 3 (33.33%) Nokia Solutions and Networks
6 3 (33.33%) Velocent
6 3 (33.33%) Cerion
7 2 (22.22%) IBM
7 2 (22.22%) Sun
7 2 (22.22%) HP
7 2 (22.22%) OCA
7 2 (22.22%) Oracle Certification
7 2 (22.22%) BMC
7 2 (22.22%) Cloud Computing

OSS Support Engineer
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 29 August 2014, IT jobs within the UK that cited OSS Support Engineer 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 Support Engineer in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Cloud Services
1 2 (22.22%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 2 (22.22%) Firewall
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (77.78%) MySQL
2 3 (33.33%) PostgreSQL
General
1 5 (55.56%) Back Office
2 4 (44.44%) Telecoms
3 2 (22.22%) Front Office
Miscellaneous
1 2 (22.22%) Computer Science
1 2 (22.22%) CMDB
Operating Systems
1 4 (44.44%) UNIX
1 4 (44.44%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (77.78%) Business Intelligence
2 5 (55.56%) Disaster Recovery
3 4 (44.44%) Service Management
4 3 (33.33%) Project Management
5 2 (22.22%) ITSM
Programming Languages
1 7 (77.78%) Perl
1 7 (77.78%) Korn
2 5 (55.56%) SQL
Qualifications
1 6 (66.67%) MOS
2 2 (22.22%) Degree
2 2 (22.22%) OCA
2 2 (22.22%) Oracle Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (44.44%) SLA
Systems Management
1 3 (33.33%) NSN NetAct
Vendors
1 9 (100.00%) Oracle
2 4 (44.44%) Remedy
2 4 (44.44%) Huawei
3 3 (33.33%) Greenplum
3 3 (33.33%) Nokia Solutions and Networks
3 3 (33.33%) Velocent
3 3 (33.33%) Cerion
4 2 (22.22%) IBM
4 2 (22.22%) Sun
4 2 (22.22%) HP
4 2 (22.22%) BMC