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 23 January 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
23 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Short Message Service (SMS)
East of England / Hertfordshire
Rank - - 136
Permanent jobs citing SMS 0 0 7
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Hertfordshire - - 0.34%
As % of the Communications & Networking category - - 1.46%
Number of salaries quoted 0 0 3
Median salary - - £55,000
UK excluding London median salary £50,000 £38,750 £43,750
% change year-on-year
+29.03% -11.42%

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
312 454 480
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Hertfordshire 15.32% 22.29% 23.32%
Number of salaries quoted 236 378 394
Median salary £40,000 £45,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-11.11% -
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £28,500 £29,550
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £62,500 £62,500
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