The table below looks at the statistics for SMS skills in IT jobs advertised for the Hampshire region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited SMS over the 3 months to 26 August 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
26 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Short Message Service (SMS)
Rank - 182 191
Permanent jobs citing SMS 0 7 4
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Hampshire - 0.19% 0.100%
As % of the Communications & Networking category - 0.91% 0.42%
Number of salaries quoted 0 6 2
Median salary - £25,000 £37,750
Median salary % change year-on-year
- -33.77%
UK excluding London median salary £50,000 £35,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year
+42.85% -22.22%
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 Hampshire region.

Communications & Networking Category
Hampshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
737 771 960
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Hampshire 21.37% 21.47% 23.92%
Number of salaries quoted 651 644 807
Median salary £41,000 £45,000 £42,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-8.88% +7.14%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,000 £26,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £58,500 £52,500
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -

SMS
Jobs Demand Trend in Hampshire

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

SMS Jobs Demand Trend in Hampshire

SMS
Salary Trend in Hampshire

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

SMS Salary Trend in Hampshire

SMS
Top 27 Related IT Skills in Hampshire

For the 6 months to 26 August 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 Hampshire region with a requirement for SMS.

1 2 (100.00%) Windows
1 2 (100.00%) Linux
1 2 (100.00%) Python
1 2 (100.00%) DHCP
1 2 (100.00%) NFS
1 2 (100.00%) VPN
1 2 (100.00%) DNS
1 2 (100.00%) Cisco
1 2 (100.00%) SAN
1 2 (100.00%) Configuration Management
1 2 (100.00%) Disaster Recovery
1 2 (100.00%) Firewall
1 2 (100.00%) IPsec
1 2 (100.00%) PostgreSQL
1 2 (100.00%) Business Continuity
1 2 (100.00%) Load Balancing
1 2 (100.00%) iSCSI
1 2 (100.00%) Munin
1 2 (100.00%) NAS
1 2 (100.00%) nginx
1 2 (100.00%) Bash Shell
1 2 (100.00%) Puppet
1 2 (100.00%) Fibre Channel
1 2 (100.00%) High Availability
1 2 (100.00%) Software Distribution
1 2 (100.00%) Infrastructure Monitoring
1 2 (100.00%) Windows Server

SMS
Top Related IT Skills in Hampshire 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 2 (100.00%) nginx
Communications & Networking
1 2 (100.00%) DHCP
1 2 (100.00%) DNS
1 2 (100.00%) Fibre Channel
1 2 (100.00%) Firewall
1 2 (100.00%) IPsec
1 2 (100.00%) iSCSI
1 2 (100.00%) NAS
1 2 (100.00%) SAN
1 2 (100.00%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (100.00%) PostgreSQL
Job Titles
1 2 (100.00%) Administrator
1 2 (100.00%) Linux Administrator
1 2 (100.00%) Linux Systems Administrator
1 2 (100.00%) Systems Administrator
Operating Systems
1 2 (100.00%) Linux
1 2 (100.00%) Windows
1 2 (100.00%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (100.00%) Business Continuity
1 2 (100.00%) Configuration Management
1 2 (100.00%) Disaster Recovery
1 2 (100.00%) High Availability
1 2 (100.00%) Infrastructure Monitoring
1 2 (100.00%) Load Balancing
1 2 (100.00%) Software Distribution
Programming Languages
1 2 (100.00%) Bash Shell
1 2 (100.00%) Python
System Software
1 2 (100.00%) NFS
Systems Management
1 2 (100.00%) Munin
1 2 (100.00%) Puppet
Vendors
1 2 (100.00%) Cisco