The first table below looks at the demand 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 23 July 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
23 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
OSS Support Engineer
Rank 901 874 887
Rank change year-on-year
-27 +13
Permanent jobs requiring an OSS Support Engineer 3 1 4
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.003% 0.001% 0.003%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.003% 0.001% 0.004%
Number of salaries quoted 0 0 2
Average salary - - £50,000
UK excluding London average salary - - £50,000
Job Titles Category
UK
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
109819 102628 112165
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 94.44% 94.27% 95.11%
Number of salaries quoted 89750 85116 96213
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 £27,500
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 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 4 Job Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing OSS Support Engineer within the UK over the 3 months to 23 July 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
South East -7 3 - -
England -34 3 - -
Reading - 3 - -
Berkshire - 3 - -

OSS Support Engineer
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 23 July 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 12 (100.00%) Oracle
2 10 (83.33%) Korn
2 10 (83.33%) Perl
2 10 (83.33%) MySQL
2 10 (83.33%) Business Intelligence
3 8 (66.67%) SQL
3 8 (66.67%) Back Office
3 8 (66.67%) Disaster Recovery
4 7 (58.33%) MOS
5 5 (41.67%) Telecoms
5 5 (41.67%) PostgreSQL
5 5 (41.67%) Service Management
5 5 (41.67%) Linux
5 5 (41.67%) Remedy
5 5 (41.67%) Project Management
5 5 (41.67%) SLA
5 5 (41.67%) NSN NetAct
5 5 (41.67%) Nokia Solutions and Networks
5 5 (41.67%) Velocent
5 5 (41.67%) Cerion
5 5 (41.67%) Greenplum
6 4 (33.33%) UNIX
6 4 (33.33%) Huawei
7 2 (16.67%) Cloud Computing
7 2 (16.67%) Degree
7 2 (16.67%) Computer Science
7 2 (16.67%) CMDB
7 2 (16.67%) Firewall
7 2 (16.67%) ITSM
7 2 (16.67%) Front Office

OSS Support Engineer
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 23 July 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 (16.67%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 2 (16.67%) Firewall
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (83.33%) MySQL
2 5 (41.67%) PostgreSQL
General
1 8 (66.67%) Back Office
2 5 (41.67%) Telecoms
3 2 (16.67%) Front Office
Miscellaneous
1 2 (16.67%) Computer Science
1 2 (16.67%) CMDB
Operating Systems
1 5 (41.67%) Linux
2 4 (33.33%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (83.33%) Business Intelligence
2 8 (66.67%) Disaster Recovery
3 5 (41.67%) Project Management
3 5 (41.67%) Service Management
4 2 (16.67%) ITSM
Programming Languages
1 10 (83.33%) Perl
1 10 (83.33%) Korn
2 8 (66.67%) SQL
Qualifications
1 7 (58.33%) MOS
2 2 (16.67%) Degree
2 2 (16.67%) OCA
2 2 (16.67%) Oracle Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (41.67%) SLA
Systems Management
1 5 (41.67%) NSN NetAct
Vendors
1 12 (100.00%) Oracle
2 5 (41.67%) Greenplum
2 5 (41.67%) Nokia Solutions and Networks
2 5 (41.67%) Velocent
2 5 (41.67%) Cerion
2 5 (41.67%) Remedy
3 4 (33.33%) Huawei
4 2 (16.67%) IBM
4 2 (16.67%) Sun
4 2 (16.67%) HP
4 2 (16.67%) BMC