The first table below looks at the demand for SMS skills in IT jobs advertised for the Guildford region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited SMS over the 3 months to 18 April 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Communications & Networking category for the Guildford region.

Location
3 months to
18 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Short Message Service (SMS)
Rank - 84 -
Permanent jobs citing SMS 0 2 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Guildford - 0.23% -
As % of the Communications & Networking category - 1.00% -
Number of salaries quoted 0 2 0
Average salary - £35,000 -
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £38,500 £35,000
% change year-on-year
+16.88% +10.00%
Communications & Networking Category
Guildford
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
160 201 134
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Guildford 17.56% 22.66% 16.69%
Number of salaries quoted 133 144 121
Average salary £46,000 £40,000 £39,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+15.00% +2.56%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £25,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £47,500 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
SMS
Surrey

SMS
Jobs Demand Trend in Guildford

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

SMS Jobs Demand Trend in Guildford

SMS
Salary Trend in Guildford

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

SMS Salary Trend in Guildford

SMS
Top 23 Related IT Skills in Guildford

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, IT jobs across the Guildford 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 3 (60.00%) EPoS
1 3 (60.00%) Project Management
1 3 (60.00%) PRINCE2
1 3 (60.00%) E-Commerce
1 3 (60.00%) ISEB
1 3 (60.00%) Retail
1 3 (60.00%) Business Development
1 3 (60.00%) User Acceptance Testing
1 3 (60.00%) SaaS
2 1 (20.00%) Unit Testing
2 1 (20.00%) Degree
2 1 (20.00%) Email Marketing
2 1 (20.00%) Marketing
2 1 (20.00%) Cisco Certification
2 1 (20.00%) LAN
2 1 (20.00%) WAN
2 1 (20.00%) Cisco
2 1 (20.00%) Linux
2 1 (20.00%) OO
2 1 (20.00%) PHP
2 1 (20.00%) MySQL
2 1 (20.00%) MVC
2 1 (20.00%) LAMP

SMS
Top Related IT Skills in Guildford by Category

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, IT jobs across the Guildford 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.

Cloud Services
1 3 (60.00%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 1 (20.00%) LAN
1 1 (20.00%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (20.00%) MySQL
General
1 3 (60.00%) Retail
2 1 (20.00%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 4 (80.00%) Analyst
2 3 (60.00%) Project Manager
2 3 (60.00%) Business Analyst
2 3 (60.00%) Project Analyst
2 3 (60.00%) PRINCE2 Project Manager
3 1 (20.00%) PHP Developer
3 1 (20.00%) Developer
3 1 (20.00%) Network Engineer
3 1 (20.00%) Network Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (20.00%) LAMP
Miscellaneous
1 3 (60.00%) EPoS
Operating Systems
1 1 (20.00%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (60.00%) Project Management
1 3 (60.00%) PRINCE2
1 3 (60.00%) E-Commerce
1 3 (60.00%) Business Development
1 3 (60.00%) User Acceptance Testing
2 1 (20.00%) Unit Testing
2 1 (20.00%) Email Marketing
2 1 (20.00%) OO
2 1 (20.00%) MVC
Programming Languages
1 1 (20.00%) PHP
Qualifications
1 3 (60.00%) ISEB
2 1 (20.00%) Degree
2 1 (20.00%) Cisco Certification
Vendors
1 1 (20.00%) Cisco