The table below looks at the statistics for SMS skills in IT jobs advertised for the Leeds region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited SMS over the 3 months to 8 December 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
8 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Short Message Service (SMS)
Rank 156 - 182
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Permanent jobs citing SMS 5 0 3
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leeds 0.19% - 0.083%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 1.31% - 0.40%
Number of salaries quoted 1 0 2
Median salary £19,000 - £27,250
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year
- -10.00%
SMS
West Yorkshire

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Communications & Networking category in permanent jobs advertised in the Leeds region.

Communications & Networking Category
Leeds
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
381 552 741
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leeds 14.21% 16.39% 20.59%
Number of salaries quoted 311 464 555
Median salary £37,500 £40,000 £41,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
-6.25% -3.61%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £27,500 £29,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £55,000 £55,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +6.25%

SMS
Jobs Demand Trend in Leeds

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

SMS Jobs Demand Trend in Leeds

SMS
Salary Trend in Leeds

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

SMS Salary Trend in Leeds

SMS
Top 10 Related IT Skills in Leeds

For the 6 months to 8 December 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 Leeds region with a requirement for SMS.

1 5 (100.00%) Linux
1 5 (100.00%) PBX
1 5 (100.00%) VoIP
1 5 (100.00%) B2B
1 5 (100.00%) IPv6
1 5 (100.00%) Wireless
1 5 (100.00%) Telecoms
1 5 (100.00%) Fault Management
1 5 (100.00%) Unified Communications
1 5 (100.00%) Presales

SMS
Top Related IT Skills in Leeds 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:

Communications & Networking
1 5 (100.00%) IPv6
1 5 (100.00%) PBX
1 5 (100.00%) Unified Communications
1 5 (100.00%) VoIP
1 5 (100.00%) Wireless
General
1 5 (100.00%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 5 (100.00%) Technical Support
1 5 (100.00%) Technical Support Executive
Operating Systems
1 5 (100.00%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (100.00%) B2B
1 5 (100.00%) Fault Management
1 5 (100.00%) Presales