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 27 July 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
27 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Short Message Service (SMS)
Rank - 128 148
Permanent jobs citing SMS 0 6 3
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cambridgeshire - 0.28% 0.12%
As % of the Communications & Networking category - 1.53% 0.62%
Number of salaries quoted 0 3 2
Median salary - £55,000 £56,250
Median salary % change year-on-year
- -2.22%
UK excluding London median salary £35,000 £40,000 £47,500
% change year-on-year
-12.50% -15.78%
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
325 393 482
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cambridgeshire 17.51% 18.12% 19.76%
Number of salaries quoted 268 325 396
Median salary £45,000 £40,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+12.50% -5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £32,500 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £60,000 £56,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £41,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.65% +2.50%

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