The first table below looks at the demand for SMS skills in IT jobs advertised for the Basingstoke region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited SMS over the 3 months to 1 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Communications & Networking category for the Basingstoke region.

Location
3 months to
1 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Short Message Service (SMS)
Rank 75 - -
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Permanent jobs citing SMS 3 0 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Basingstoke 0.40% - -
As % of the Communications & Networking category 1.29% - -
Number of salaries quoted 1 0 0
Average salary £30,500 - -
UK excluding London average salary £47,000 £38,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+22.07% +2.66%
Communications & Networking Category
Basingstoke
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
232 211 238
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Basingstoke 30.65% 32.26% 35.21%
Number of salaries quoted 200 149 163
Average salary £39,500 £39,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+1.28% -2.50%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,000 £25,000 £25,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £60,000 £62,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
SMS
Hampshire

SMS
Jobs Demand Trend in Basingstoke

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing SMS across the Basingstoke region as a proportion of the total demand within the Communications & Networking category.

SMS Jobs Demand Trend in Basingstoke

SMS
Salary Trend in Basingstoke

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing SMS across the Basingstoke region.

SMS Salary Trend in Basingstoke

SMS
Top 16 Related IT Skills in Basingstoke

For the 6 months to 1 August 2014, IT jobs across the Basingstoke region citing SMS also 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 that cited SMS.

1 3 (100.00%) SQL
1 3 (100.00%) VBScript
1 3 (100.00%) VB
1 3 (100.00%) Oracle
1 3 (100.00%) Windows
1 3 (100.00%) Active Directory
1 3 (100.00%) Windows Server 2003
1 3 (100.00%) VMware
1 3 (100.00%) SCCM
1 3 (100.00%) SC Cleared
1 3 (100.00%) Security Cleared
1 3 (100.00%) VMware Infrastructure
1 3 (100.00%) PowerShell
1 3 (100.00%) Windows Server 2008
1 3 (100.00%) Hyper-V
1 3 (100.00%) Windows 7

SMS
Top Related IT Skills in Basingstoke by Category

For the 6 months to 1 August 2014, IT jobs across the Basingstoke region citing SMS also 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 that cited SMS. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Job Titles
1 3 (100.00%) Integration Engineer
Operating Systems
1 3 (100.00%) Windows
1 3 (100.00%) Windows Server 2003
1 3 (100.00%) Windows Server 2008
1 3 (100.00%) Windows 7
Programming Languages
1 3 (100.00%) SQL
1 3 (100.00%) VBScript
1 3 (100.00%) VB
1 3 (100.00%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 3 (100.00%) SC Cleared
1 3 (100.00%) Security Cleared
System Software
1 3 (100.00%) Active Directory
1 3 (100.00%) VMware Infrastructure
1 3 (100.00%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 3 (100.00%) SCCM
Vendors
1 3 (100.00%) Oracle
1 3 (100.00%) VMware