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

3 months to
27 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Short Message Service (SMS)
Rank - 149 132
Permanent jobs citing SMS 0 1 20
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Hertfordshire - 0.044% 0.79%
As % of the Communications & Networking category - 0.18% 2.95%
Number of salaries quoted 0 1 14
Median salary - £50,000 £44,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +13.63%
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £45,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year
-5.55% -
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
419 571 678
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Hertfordshire 20.12% 25.39% 26.78%
Number of salaries quoted 330 377 466
Median salary £42,500 £41,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+2.40% -7.77%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £26,000 £27,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £60,000 £60,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +6.25%

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

SMS
Top 24 Related IT Skills in Hertfordshire

For the 6 months to 27 May 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 Hertfordshire region with a requirement for SMS.

1 1 (50.00%) HTML
1 1 (50.00%) Photoshop
1 1 (50.00%) Linux
1 1 (50.00%) CRM
1 1 (50.00%) TCP/IP
1 1 (50.00%) Business Intelligence
1 1 (50.00%) Cisco
1 1 (50.00%) MPLS
1 1 (50.00%) OSPF
1 1 (50.00%) BGP
1 1 (50.00%) Firewall
1 1 (50.00%) Security Management
1 1 (50.00%) CMS
1 1 (50.00%) Marketing
1 1 (50.00%) Digital Marketing
1 1 (50.00%) WordPress
1 1 (50.00%) PCI DSS
1 1 (50.00%) Cisco ASA
1 1 (50.00%) Customer Engagement
1 1 (50.00%) Root Cause Analysis
1 1 (50.00%) Mobile App
1 1 (50.00%) Xbox
1 1 (50.00%) Analytical Skills
1 1 (50.00%) eCircle

SMS
Top Related IT Skills in Hertfordshire 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 1 (50.00%) CMS
1 1 (50.00%) WordPress
Applications
1 1 (50.00%) Photoshop
Cloud Services
1 1 (50.00%) eCircle
Communications & Networking
1 1 (50.00%) BGP
1 1 (50.00%) Cisco ASA
1 1 (50.00%) Firewall
1 1 (50.00%) MPLS
1 1 (50.00%) OSPF
1 1 (50.00%) TCP/IP
General
1 1 (50.00%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 1 (50.00%) 2nd Line Engineer
1 1 (50.00%) 2nd Line Network Engineer
1 1 (50.00%) Network Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (50.00%) HTML
Miscellaneous
1 1 (50.00%) Analytical Skills
1 1 (50.00%) Mobile App
1 1 (50.00%) Xbox
Operating Systems
1 1 (50.00%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (50.00%) Business Intelligence
1 1 (50.00%) CRM
1 1 (50.00%) Customer Engagement
1 1 (50.00%) Digital Marketing
1 1 (50.00%) Root Cause Analysis
1 1 (50.00%) Security Management
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (50.00%) PCI DSS
Vendors
1 1 (50.00%) Cisco