The table below looks at the statistics for SMS skills in IT jobs advertised for the Berkshire region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited SMS over the 3 months to 19 February 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
19 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Short Message Service (SMS)
South East / Berkshire
Rank 174 220 222
Rank change year-on-year
+46 +2
Permanent jobs citing SMS 5 9 8
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Berkshire 0.15% 0.17% 0.15%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 0.63% 0.66% 0.51%
Number of salaries quoted 2 7 3
Median salary £40,000 £40,000 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
- -20.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £31,300 £47,200
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £50,000 £68,000
UK excluding London median salary £50,000 £40,000 £43,750
% change year-on-year
+25.00% -8.57%

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Communications & Networking category in permanent jobs advertised in the Berkshire region.

Communications & Networking Category
Berkshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
789 1362 1570
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Berkshire 23.02% 26.36% 28.49%
Number of salaries quoted 588 1108 1029
Median salary £50,000 £50,000 £46,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +7.52%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £31,350 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £65,000 £65,000
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
-5.88% +6.25%

SMS
Jobs Demand Trend in Berkshire

The demand trend of job ads across the Berkshire region citing SMS as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in the Communications & Networking category.

SMS Jobs Demand Trend in Berkshire

SMS
Salary Trend in Berkshire

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

SMS Salary Trend in Berkshire

SMS
Salary Histogram in Berkshire

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing SMS across the Berkshire region over the 3 months to 19 February 2017.

SMS Salary Histogram in Berkshire

SMS
Job Locations in Berkshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing SMS within the Berkshire region over the 3 months to 19 February 2017. 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 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
Bracknell - 3 - -
Reading - 2 £40,000 - 2
SMS
South East

SMS
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Berkshire

For the 6 months to 19 February 2017, IT jobs citing SMS also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the Berkshire region with a requirement for SMS.

1 11 (68.75%) Unix
2 8 (50.00%) Integration Testing
2 8 (50.00%) Degree
2 8 (50.00%) Migration
3 7 (43.75%) ITIL
3 7 (43.75%) ITIL Certification
4 4 (25.00%) Marketing
4 4 (25.00%) Value-Added Service
5 3 (18.75%) Software Deployment
5 3 (18.75%) Product Marketing
5 3 (18.75%) SC Cleared
5 3 (18.75%) Security Cleared
5 3 (18.75%) Nokia Networks
5 3 (18.75%) Software Distribution
5 3 (18.75%) Software Delivery
5 3 (18.75%) Data Centre
5 3 (18.75%) Office Automation
5 3 (18.75%) HP
5 3 (18.75%) Release Management
5 3 (18.75%) Service Delivery
5 3 (18.75%) Change Management
5 3 (18.75%) Alcatel-Lucent
5 3 (18.75%) Internet
5 3 (18.75%) OpenView Configuration Management
5 3 (18.75%) TIBCO
5 3 (18.75%) Intel Security
5 3 (18.75%) SS7
5 3 (18.75%) HNC
5 3 (18.75%) HND
5 3 (18.75%) GSM

SMS
Top Related IT Skills in Berkshire 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:

Communications & Networking
1 4 (25.00%) Value-Added Service
2 3 (18.75%) GSM
2 3 (18.75%) Internet
2 3 (18.75%) SS7
2 3 (18.75%) UMTS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (6.25%) Crystal Reports
1 1 (6.25%) Relational Database
1 1 (6.25%) SQL Server
1 1 (6.25%) SQL Server 2005
1 1 (6.25%) SQL Server 2008
General
1 4 (25.00%) Marketing
2 1 (6.25%) Pharmaceutical
2 1 (6.25%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 11 (68.75%) VAS Engineer
2 3 (18.75%) Support Engineer
3 1 (6.25%) CRM Manager
3 1 (6.25%) Help Desk Support
3 1 (6.25%) Marketing Manager
3 1 (6.25%) Senior Manager
3 1 (6.25%) Senior Marketing Manager
3 1 (6.25%) Technical Support
Miscellaneous
1 3 (18.75%) Data Centre
2 1 (6.25%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (6.25%) Driving Licence
Operating Systems
1 11 (68.75%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (50.00%) Integration Testing
1 8 (50.00%) Migration
2 7 (43.75%) ITIL
3 3 (18.75%) Change Management
3 3 (18.75%) Office Automation
3 3 (18.75%) Product Marketing
3 3 (18.75%) Release Management
3 3 (18.75%) Service Delivery
3 3 (18.75%) Software Delivery
3 3 (18.75%) Software Deployment
3 3 (18.75%) Software Distribution
4 1 (6.25%) Analytics
4 1 (6.25%) B2B
4 1 (6.25%) Business Intelligence
4 1 (6.25%) CRM
4 1 (6.25%) Database Marketing
4 1 (6.25%) Digital Marketing
4 1 (6.25%) Marketing Analytics
4 1 (6.25%) Marketing Management
4 1 (6.25%) Marketing Strategy
Programming Languages
1 1 (6.25%) SQL
Qualifications
1 8 (50.00%) Degree
2 7 (43.75%) ITIL Certification
3 3 (18.75%) HNC
3 3 (18.75%) HND
3 3 (18.75%) SC Cleared
3 3 (18.75%) Security Cleared
4 1 (6.25%) DV Cleared
4 1 (6.25%) MBA
Systems Management
1 3 (18.75%) OpenView Configuration Management
Vendors
1 3 (18.75%) Alcatel-Lucent
1 3 (18.75%) HP
1 3 (18.75%) Intel Security
1 3 (18.75%) Nokia Networks
1 3 (18.75%) TIBCO
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