The table below looks at the statistics for SMS skills in IT jobs advertised for the Cambridgeshire region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited SMS over the 3 months to 31 May 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
31 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Short Message Service (SMS)
Rank - 131 125
Permanent jobs citing SMS 0 3 18
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cambridgeshire - 0.14% 0.72%
As % of the Communications & Networking category - 0.68% 3.66%
Number of salaries quoted 0 3 17
Median salary - £37,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
- -16.66%
UK excluding London median salary £41,250 £41,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year
+0.60% -8.88%
SMS
East of England

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

Communications & Networking Category
Cambridgeshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
335 439 492
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cambridgeshire 17.48% 21.03% 19.74%
Number of salaries quoted 286 381 382
Median salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £30,000 £29,143
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £60,000 £62,500
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +6.25%

SMS
Jobs Demand Trend in Cambridgeshire

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

SMS Jobs Demand Trend in Cambridgeshire

SMS
Salary Trend in Cambridgeshire

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

SMS Salary Trend in Cambridgeshire