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 5 May 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
5 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Short Message Service (SMS)
Rank 180 222 222
Rank change year-on-year
+42 0
Permanent jobs citing SMS 38 4 11
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Berkshire 0.79% 0.074% 0.19%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 2.84% 0.27% 0.67%
Number of salaries quoted 12 3 9
Median salary £45,000 £25,000 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+80.00% -47.36%
90% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £25,000 £37,500
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £35,000 £65,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £43,750 £45,000
% change year-on-year
-2.85% -2.77%
SMS
South East

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
1336 1486 1647
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Berkshire 27.76% 27.55% 28.89%
Number of salaries quoted 1082 904 1099
Median salary £50,000 £47,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+5.26% +5.55%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £32,500 £29,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £60,000 £65,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +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
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 5 May 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
Bracknell - 10 - -
Reading +21 8 - - 1
Newbury - 7 - -
Maidenhead - 2 £45,000 -
SMS
South East

SMS
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Berkshire

For the 6 months to 5 May 2016, 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 23 (46.94%) SQL
2 21 (42.86%) Finance
3 20 (40.82%) Marketing
4 19 (38.78%) Campaign Management
5 18 (36.73%) Unica
5 18 (36.73%) ITIL
6 17 (34.69%) SLA
7 16 (32.65%) Telecoms
7 16 (32.65%) Stakeholder Management
7 16 (32.65%) Mentoring
8 12 (24.49%) Service Delivery
8 12 (24.49%) C
8 12 (24.49%) CRM
9 11 (22.45%) Business Development
9 11 (22.45%) Service Design
10 10 (20.41%) Escalation Management
10 10 (20.41%) Critical Success Factor
10 10 (20.41%) Data Centre
10 10 (20.41%) Performance Management
10 10 (20.41%) Financial Modelling
10 10 (20.41%) Stakeholder Engagement
10 10 (20.41%) Direct Marketing
10 10 (20.41%) MS PowerPoint
10 10 (20.41%) Statistics
10 10 (20.41%) ITSM
10 10 (20.41%) Cadence
10 10 (20.41%) Flash
10 10 (20.41%) ISEB
11 8 (16.33%) VoLTE
12 7 (14.29%) Adobe Campaign

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:

Application Platforms
1 2 (4.08%) Apache
2 1 (2.04%) Oracle Collaboration Suite
Applications
1 10 (20.41%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 18 (36.73%) Unica
2 7 (14.29%) Adobe Campaign
Communications & Networking
1 8 (16.33%) VoLTE
2 7 (14.29%) VoIP
3 6 (12.24%) VoWiFi
4 5 (10.20%) 3G
5 4 (8.16%) GPRS
6 3 (6.12%) 2G
6 3 (6.12%) 4G
6 3 (6.12%) GSM
6 3 (6.12%) LTE
6 3 (6.12%) SS7
6 3 (6.12%) Value-Added Service
7 2 (4.08%) Diameter Protocol
7 2 (4.08%) Firewall
7 2 (4.08%) Intelligent Network
7 2 (4.08%) IPsec
7 2 (4.08%) SMTP
7 2 (4.08%) SSH
7 2 (4.08%) Telnet
7 2 (4.08%) UMTS
7 2 (4.08%) Wireshark
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (12.24%) Data Warehouse
2 1 (2.04%) Relational Database
2 1 (2.04%) SQL Server
2 1 (2.04%) SQL Server 2005
2 1 (2.04%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 2 (4.08%) Git (software)
General
1 21 (42.86%) Finance
2 20 (40.82%) Marketing
3 16 (32.65%) Telecoms
4 6 (12.24%) Banking
5 1 (2.04%) Billing
5 1 (2.04%) Electronics
5 1 (2.04%) Pharmaceutical
5 1 (2.04%) Retail
Job Titles
1 10 (20.41%) Campaign Manager
1 10 (20.41%) Delivery Manager
1 10 (20.41%) Service Manager
1 10 (20.41%) Services Delivery Manager
2 7 (14.29%) Campaign Specialist
2 7 (14.29%) CRM Campaign Manager
2 7 (14.29%) CRM Manager
3 6 (12.24%) Operations Manager
4 5 (10.20%) Operations Director
5 4 (8.16%) VAS Engineer
6 2 (4.08%) Campaign Executive
6 2 (4.08%) Marketing Executive
6 2 (4.08%) Mobile Engineer
6 2 (4.08%) Senior Applications Developer
6 2 (4.08%) Senior Developer
6 2 (4.08%) Senior Web Applications Developer
6 2 (4.08%) Senior Web Developer
6 2 (4.08%) Technical Engineer
6 2 (4.08%) Test Engineer
6 2 (4.08%) Web Applications Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10 (20.41%) Flash
2 2 (4.08%) CSS
2 2 (4.08%) Doctrine
2 2 (4.08%) HTML
2 2 (4.08%) jQuery
2 2 (4.08%) JSON
2 2 (4.08%) OAuth
2 2 (4.08%) RabbitMQ
2 2 (4.08%) REST
2 2 (4.08%) SOAP
2 2 (4.08%) Symfony
2 2 (4.08%) Twig
2 2 (4.08%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 10 (20.41%) Data Centre
1 10 (20.41%) Statistics
2 1 (2.04%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (2.04%) Blackberry
2 1 (2.04%) Computer Science
2 1 (2.04%) Driving Licence
2 1 (2.04%) Mathematics
2 1 (2.04%) Social Media
Operating Systems
1 7 (14.29%) Unix
2 4 (8.16%) Linux
3 2 (4.08%) Windows
4 1 (2.04%) Android
4 1 (2.04%) BlackBerry OS
4 1 (2.04%) Solaris
4 1 (2.04%) VMS
Processes & Methodologies
1 19 (38.78%) Campaign Management
2 18 (36.73%) ITIL
3 16 (32.65%) Mentoring
3 16 (32.65%) Stakeholder Management
4 12 (24.49%) CRM
4 12 (24.49%) Service Delivery
5 11 (22.45%) Business Development
5 11 (22.45%) Service Design
6 10 (20.41%) Critical Success Factor
6 10 (20.41%) Direct Marketing
6 10 (20.41%) Escalation Management
6 10 (20.41%) Financial Modelling
6 10 (20.41%) ITSM
6 10 (20.41%) Performance Management
6 10 (20.41%) Stakeholder Engagement
7 6 (12.24%) Capacity Management
7 6 (12.24%) Change Management
7 6 (12.24%) Project Management
8 5 (10.20%) PRINCE2
8 5 (10.20%) Project Governance
Programming Languages
1 23 (46.94%) SQL
2 12 (24.49%) C
3 2 (4.08%) JavaScript
3 2 (4.08%) PHP
3 2 (4.08%) PHP 5
Qualifications
1 10 (20.41%) ISEB
2 5 (10.20%) Degree
2 5 (10.20%) PMI Certification
2 5 (10.20%) PMP
3 3 (6.12%) ITIL Certification
4 1 (2.04%) HNC
4 1 (2.04%) HND
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 17 (34.69%) SLA
Systems Management
1 1 (2.04%) Cisco IPCC
1 1 (2.04%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 10 (20.41%) Cadence
2 7 (14.29%) Aprimo
2 7 (14.29%) Chordiant
2 7 (14.29%) Huawei
3 6 (12.24%) Ericsson
3 6 (12.24%) Nokia
4 5 (10.20%) Adobe
4 5 (10.20%) BT
4 5 (10.20%) Pega
4 5 (10.20%) Virgin Media
5 2 (4.08%) Alcatel-Lucent
5 2 (4.08%) Cisco
6 1 (2.04%) HP
6 1 (2.04%) Nokia Networks
6 1 (2.04%) Oracle
6 1 (2.04%) Symbian
6 1 (2.04%) TIBCO
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