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 24 September 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
24 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Short Message Service (SMS)
Rank 194 196 199
Rank change year-on-year
+2 +3
Permanent jobs citing SMS 14 26 34
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Berkshire 0.33% 0.50% 0.57%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 1.32% 2.10% 1.88%
Number of salaries quoted 6 20 4
Median salary £50,000 £70,000 £46,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
-28.57% +50.53%
UK excluding London median salary £50,000 £45,000 £44,000
% change year-on-year
+11.11% +2.27%
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
1064 1240 1804
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Berkshire 25.02% 23.75% 30.47%
Number of salaries quoted 782 920 976
Median salary £50,000 £50,000 £43,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +14.94%
90% offered a salary of more than £31,000 £28,650 £28,000
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £65,000 £70,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+2.40% +3.75%

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 24 September 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
Slough +21 8 £50,000 -39.39%
Reading +19 6 - -
SMS
South East

SMS
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Berkshire

For the 6 months to 24 September 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 18 (47.37%) Marketing
2 17 (44.74%) ITIL
3 14 (36.84%) Degree
4 11 (28.95%) Finance
5 10 (26.32%) Unix
5 10 (26.32%) CRM
5 10 (26.32%) SLA
6 9 (23.68%) SQL
6 9 (23.68%) Migration
7 8 (21.05%) Stakeholder Management
7 8 (21.05%) Telecoms
7 8 (21.05%) ITIL Certification
7 8 (21.05%) Digital Marketing
7 8 (21.05%) Integration Testing
7 8 (21.05%) Mentoring
7 8 (21.05%) Campaign Management
8 7 (18.42%) Unica
8 7 (18.42%) Service Delivery
9 6 (15.79%) Change Management
9 6 (15.79%) MBA
9 6 (15.79%) C
9 6 (15.79%) Business Intelligence
9 6 (15.79%) B2B
9 6 (15.79%) B2C
9 6 (15.79%) Database Marketing
9 6 (15.79%) Analytics
9 6 (15.79%) Marketing Analytics
9 6 (15.79%) Marketing Strategy
9 6 (15.79%) Marketing Management
9 6 (15.79%) Analytical Skills

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 1 (2.63%) Apache
Applications
1 5 (13.16%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 7 (18.42%) Unica
2 2 (5.26%) Adobe Campaign
Communications & Networking
1 6 (15.79%) VoLTE
2 5 (13.16%) VoWiFi
3 4 (10.53%) Value-Added Service
3 4 (10.53%) VoIP
4 3 (7.89%) SS7
5 2 (5.26%) GSM
5 2 (5.26%) LTE
5 2 (5.26%) UMTS
6 1 (2.63%) 3G
6 1 (2.63%) 3GPP
6 1 (2.63%) GPRS
6 1 (2.63%) Intelligent Network
6 1 (2.63%) Internet
6 1 (2.63%) MVNO
6 1 (2.63%) SMTP
6 1 (2.63%) SSL
6 1 (2.63%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (7.89%) Data Warehouse
Development Applications
1 1 (2.63%) Git (software)
General
1 18 (47.37%) Marketing
2 11 (28.95%) Finance
3 8 (21.05%) Telecoms
4 2 (5.26%) Banking
Job Titles
1 10 (26.32%) VAS Engineer
2 9 (23.68%) CRM Manager
3 6 (15.79%) Marketing Manager
3 6 (15.79%) Senior Manager
3 6 (15.79%) Senior Marketing Manager
4 5 (13.16%) Delivery Manager
4 5 (13.16%) Service Manager
4 5 (13.16%) Services Delivery Manager
5 4 (10.53%) Campaign Manager
5 4 (10.53%) Campaign Specialist
5 4 (10.53%) Operations Director
6 3 (7.89%) CRM Campaign Manager
6 3 (7.89%) Operations Manager
7 2 (5.26%) Developer
7 2 (5.26%) Support Engineer
8 1 (2.63%) Applications Developer
8 1 (2.63%) Design Engineer
8 1 (2.63%) Network Engineer
8 1 (2.63%) Senior Developer
8 1 (2.63%) Web Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (13.16%) Flash
2 3 (7.89%) HTML
3 2 (5.26%) HTML5
4 1 (2.63%) CSS
4 1 (2.63%) Doctrine
4 1 (2.63%) jQuery
4 1 (2.63%) JSON
4 1 (2.63%) OAuth
4 1 (2.63%) RabbitMQ
4 1 (2.63%) REST
4 1 (2.63%) SOAP
4 1 (2.63%) Symfony
4 1 (2.63%) Twig
4 1 (2.63%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 6 (15.79%) Analytical Skills
2 5 (13.16%) Data Centre
2 5 (13.16%) Statistics
3 1 (2.63%) IPTV
Operating Systems
1 10 (26.32%) Unix
2 2 (5.26%) Linux
3 1 (2.63%) VMS
3 1 (2.63%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 17 (44.74%) ITIL
2 10 (26.32%) CRM
3 9 (23.68%) Migration
4 8 (21.05%) Campaign Management
4 8 (21.05%) Digital Marketing
4 8 (21.05%) Integration Testing
4 8 (21.05%) Mentoring
4 8 (21.05%) Stakeholder Management
5 7 (18.42%) Service Delivery
6 6 (15.79%) Analytics
6 6 (15.79%) B2B
6 6 (15.79%) B2C
6 6 (15.79%) Business Intelligence
6 6 (15.79%) Change Management
6 6 (15.79%) Database Marketing
6 6 (15.79%) Marketing Analytics
6 6 (15.79%) Marketing Management
6 6 (15.79%) Marketing Strategy
6 6 (15.79%) Service Design
7 5 (13.16%) Stakeholder Engagement
Programming Languages
1 9 (23.68%) SQL
2 6 (15.79%) C
3 1 (2.63%) JavaScript
3 1 (2.63%) PHP
3 1 (2.63%) PHP 5
Qualifications
1 14 (36.84%) Degree
2 8 (21.05%) ITIL Certification
3 6 (15.79%) MBA
4 5 (13.16%) ISEB
5 4 (10.53%) PMI Certification
5 4 (10.53%) PMP
6 2 (5.26%) HNC
6 2 (5.26%) HND
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 10 (26.32%) SLA
Vendors
1 5 (13.16%) Cadence
1 5 (13.16%) Ericsson
1 5 (13.16%) Huawei
1 5 (13.16%) Nokia
2 4 (10.53%) BT
2 4 (10.53%) Virgin Media
3 3 (7.89%) Alcatel-Lucent
4 2 (5.26%) Adobe
4 2 (5.26%) Aprimo
4 2 (5.26%) Chordiant
4 2 (5.26%) Nokia Networks
4 2 (5.26%) Pega
4 2 (5.26%) TIBCO
5 1 (2.63%) Cisco
5 1 (2.63%) Samsung
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