The table below looks at the statistics for SMS skills in IT jobs advertised for the Hertfordshire region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited SMS over the 3 months to 24 August 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
24 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Short Message Service (SMS)
Rank - - 128
Permanent jobs citing SMS 0 0 14
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Hertfordshire - - 0.59%
As % of the Communications & Networking category - - 2.83%
Number of salaries quoted 0 0 9
Median salary - - £48,000
UK excluding London median salary £48,000 £35,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year
+37.14% -22.22%
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 Hertfordshire region.

Communications & Networking Category
Hertfordshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
393 456 495
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Hertfordshire 20.04% 18.56% 20.71%
Number of salaries quoted 329 333 392
Median salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000
90% offered a salary of more than £27,650 £28,000 £29,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £65,000 £57,500
UK excluding London median salary £42,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+5.00% -

SMS
Jobs Demand Trend in Hertfordshire

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

SMS Jobs Demand Trend in Hertfordshire

SMS
Salary Trend in Hertfordshire

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

SMS Salary Trend in Hertfordshire