The table below looks at the statistics for SMS skills in IT jobs advertised for the Buckinghamshire region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited SMS over the 3 months to 8 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
8 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Short Message Service (SMS)
Rank - 122 -
Permanent jobs citing SMS 0 1 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Buckinghamshire - 0.056% -
As % of the Communications & Networking category - 0.35% -
Number of salaries quoted 0 1 0
Average salary - £64,250 -
UK excluding London average salary £29,500 £46,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
-36.55% +16.25%
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 Buckinghamshire region.

Communications & Networking Category
Buckinghamshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
314 286 353
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Buckinghamshire 17.70% 15.96% 18.90%
Number of salaries quoted 261 207 266
Average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.25% -
90% offered a salary of more than £26,000 £26,000 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £52,500 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -

SMS
Jobs Demand Trend in Buckinghamshire

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

SMS Jobs Demand Trend in Buckinghamshire

SMS
Salary Trend in Buckinghamshire

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

SMS Salary Trend in Buckinghamshire

SMS
Top 5 Related IT Skills in Buckinghamshire

For the 6 months to 8 February 2016, IT jobs across the Buckinghamshire 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 1 (100.00%) SLA
1 1 (100.00%) Service Management
1 1 (100.00%) Management Information System
1 1 (100.00%) Finance
1 1 (100.00%) Incident Management

SMS
Top Related IT Skills in Buckinghamshire by Category

For the 6 months to 8 February 2016, IT jobs across the Buckinghamshire 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.

General
1 1 (100.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 1 (100.00%) Incident Manager
Miscellaneous
1 1 (100.00%) Management Information System
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (100.00%) Incident Management
1 1 (100.00%) Service Management
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (100.00%) SLA