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 4 December 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
4 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Short Message Service (SMS)
Rank 186 212 220
Rank change year-on-year
+26 +8
Permanent jobs citing SMS 10 37 16
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Berkshire 0.25% 0.61% 0.27%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 0.95% 2.53% 0.88%
Number of salaries quoted 1 27 1
Median salary £52,500 £80,000 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
-34.37% +68.42%
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £50,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year
-10.00% -
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
1051 1464 1823
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Berkshire 25.81% 24.28% 31.27%
Number of salaries quoted 737 1165 1076
Median salary £52,500 £50,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+5.00% +17.64%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £27,500 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £65,000 £70,000
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 4 December 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
Reading +45 9 £52,500 +5.00%
Bracknell +13 1 - - 1
SMS
South East

SMS
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Berkshire

For the 6 months to 4 December 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 16 (66.67%) Degree
2 15 (62.50%) Unix
3 13 (54.17%) Migration
4 12 (50.00%) Integration Testing
5 11 (45.83%) Marketing
5 11 (45.83%) ITIL
5 11 (45.83%) ITIL Certification
6 8 (33.33%) Digital Marketing
7 6 (25.00%) Analytical Skills
7 6 (25.00%) Marketing Management
7 6 (25.00%) Marketing Strategy
7 6 (25.00%) Analytics
7 6 (25.00%) Marketing Analytics
7 6 (25.00%) Business Intelligence
7 6 (25.00%) B2B
7 6 (25.00%) B2C
7 6 (25.00%) CRM
7 6 (25.00%) MBA
7 6 (25.00%) Database Marketing
8 5 (20.83%) Value-Added Service
9 4 (16.67%) SS7
10 3 (12.50%) TIBCO
10 3 (12.50%) Service Delivery
10 3 (12.50%) Change Management
10 3 (12.50%) GSM
10 3 (12.50%) UMTS
10 3 (12.50%) HNC
10 3 (12.50%) HND
10 3 (12.50%) Alcatel-Lucent
10 3 (12.50%) Nokia Networks

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 5 (20.83%) Value-Added Service
2 4 (16.67%) SS7
3 3 (12.50%) GSM
3 3 (12.50%) UMTS
4 1 (4.17%) Intelligent Network
4 1 (4.17%) Internet
General
1 11 (45.83%) Marketing
2 2 (8.33%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 15 (62.50%) VAS Engineer
2 6 (25.00%) CRM Manager
2 6 (25.00%) Marketing Manager
2 6 (25.00%) Senior Manager
2 6 (25.00%) Senior Marketing Manager
3 3 (12.50%) Support Engineer
4 1 (4.17%) Developer
4 1 (4.17%) Email Developer
4 1 (4.17%) HTML Developer
4 1 (4.17%) HTML Email Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (8.33%) HTML
1 2 (8.33%) HTML5
Miscellaneous
1 6 (25.00%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (4.17%) Data Centre
2 1 (4.17%) IPTV
Operating Systems
1 15 (62.50%) Unix
2 1 (4.17%) Linux
2 1 (4.17%) VMS
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (54.17%) Migration
2 12 (50.00%) Integration Testing
3 11 (45.83%) ITIL
4 8 (33.33%) Digital Marketing
5 6 (25.00%) Analytics
5 6 (25.00%) B2B
5 6 (25.00%) B2C
5 6 (25.00%) Business Intelligence
5 6 (25.00%) CRM
5 6 (25.00%) Database Marketing
5 6 (25.00%) Marketing Analytics
5 6 (25.00%) Marketing Management
5 6 (25.00%) Marketing Strategy
6 3 (12.50%) Change Management
6 3 (12.50%) Product Marketing
6 3 (12.50%) Service Delivery
7 2 (8.33%) Email Management
7 2 (8.33%) Email Marketing
8 1 (4.17%) Office Automation
8 1 (4.17%) Software Delivery
Qualifications
1 16 (66.67%) Degree
2 11 (45.83%) ITIL Certification
3 6 (25.00%) MBA
4 3 (12.50%) HNC
4 3 (12.50%) HND
5 1 (4.17%) DV Cleared
5 1 (4.17%) SC Cleared
5 1 (4.17%) Security Cleared
Systems Management
1 1 (4.17%) OpenView Configuration Management
Vendors
1 3 (12.50%) Alcatel-Lucent
1 3 (12.50%) Nokia Networks
1 3 (12.50%) TIBCO
2 1 (4.17%) HP
2 1 (4.17%) Intel Security
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